CountryIndia

State:

  

Maharashtra

District:

  

Gondia



Number of People Groups

302

Unreached People Groups

286

Total Population

1,440,000

Buddhist

9.1 %

Christian

0.2 %

Hindu

87.4 %

Muslim

1.8 %

Sikh

0.2 %

Other Religions

1.2 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
Adi Karnataka Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Agri 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
Anamuk 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Andh 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Aray Mala 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 8,000 Hindi 8,000 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Baiga 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
Bakad 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Telugu 1,000 - - - - -
 Bania 18,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - 600
 Bania, Agarwal 2,500 Hindi 2,100 - - - - 400
 Bania, Gahoi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasarwani 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Bania, Saitwal 300 Hindi 300 - - - - 60
Banijiga 90 Kannada 40 - - - - 40
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 500 Lambadi 500 - - - - -
Barda 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Basor 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
 Bhampta 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Bhandari 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - 20 - - -
Bhansala 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Bhil 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bhisti 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Bhoyar 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Bhunjia 20 Bhunjia 20 - - - - -
Bidur 2,200 Marathi 2,200 - - - - -
Bindla Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Binjhia 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - 20 - - -
Birhor Unknown Birhor - - - - - -
 Birjia 200 Bijori 200 - - - - -
 Bohra 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Boya 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Brahmin 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - 200 - - 300
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Brahmin, Deshastha 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Joshi 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Kanaujia 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mahratta 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Ojha 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Brahmin, Sanadhya 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sawaria 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Byagara Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Chadar 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - 200 - - -
Chenna Dasar Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 200 Hindi - - - 200 - -
 Dahait 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Dakkal Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Dangi 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 4,600 Hindi 4,600 - - - - 50
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
Dewar 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Dhangar 1,000 Gujarati 1,000 - 20 - - -
 Dhanka Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Dhimar 67,000 Hindi 67,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 7,400 Hindi 7,400 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Dhodia 20 Gujarati - - - - - -
 Dhor 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 900 Odia 900 - 20 - - -
 Dubla 50 Dubli 50 - - - - -
Ellamalawar Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Faqir 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Gadaba 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Gamit 20 Gamit 20 - - - - -
 Ganda 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Gangakula 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Garpaguri 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Gauda 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Gond 166,000 Hindi 148,000 100 1,200 2,000 - 14,000
 Gosain 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Gowari 61,000 Marathi 61,000 - - - - 300
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Guria Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Halba 67,000 Marathi 66,000 - 400 30 - 200
Halleer Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Halsar Unknown Konkani, Goan - - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Unknown Chinese, Mandarin - - - - - -
Holar 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
Holer 2,700 Kannada 2,500 - 100 - - -
Ilavan 100 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Jingar 70 Marwari 70 - - - - -
 Julaha 30 Hindi - - - - 30 -
 Kachera (Hindu traditions) 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Kaikolan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 42,000 Hindi 42,000 - - - - -
 Kamar 80 Kamar 80 - - - - -
Kamathi 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Kandra 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kaora 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
Kapewar 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kapu 1,000 Telugu 1,000 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 600 Marathi 600 - - - - 20
 Kathodi Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Katia 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kawar 9,900 Hindi 9,800 - 40 - - 90
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Khairwar Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Khandait 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Kharia 100 Kharia 100 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Khoja 30 Gujarati - 30 - - - -
Kirar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Kol 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kolha 21,000 Ho 21,000 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Gujarati 1,900 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Kolupulvandlu 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Koshti 28,000 Marathi 28,000 - - - - 200
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 5,000 Hindi 5,000 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 147,000 Gujarati 147,000 - - - - -
Kunchatiga Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Kuruba 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
Lingader 500 Marathi - - - - - 500
 Lingayat 400 Kannada - - - - - 400
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Lodha (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Lohana 200 Gujarati 100 - - - - 40
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
Lohara 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Madari 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
Madgi 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 300 Marathi - - - 300 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 217,000 Marathi 89,000 - 128,000 - - -
 Mahishya 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Mahli 14,000 Marathi 14,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta 18,000 Marathi 18,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Mahyavanshi 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Majhwar 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
Mala Hannai Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Mala Jangam 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Mala Sale Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Mala Sanyasi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 30 Malayalam - - - 30 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 44,000 Hindi 44,000 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
Mana 7,100 Marathi 7,100 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
 Mangala 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Manne 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Mappila 200 Malayalam - 200 - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 20 Marathi - - - 20 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Marathi 3,100 - 100 - - -
 Memon 40 Gujarati - 40 - - - -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern 20 - - - - -
Mitha Ayyalvar 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Moghal 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Mukri 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Munda 40 Mundari 40 - - - - -
 Nadar 20 Tamil - - - - - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Naikda Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Nair 70 Malayalam 70 - - - - -
 Namassej 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Nanakshahi 40 Hindi - - - - 40 -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Paik 700 Odia 700 - - - - -
Pallan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Pan 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Panika 700 Chhattisgarhi 700 - - - - -
 Paraiyan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Pardhan 1,300 Pardhan 1,300 - - - - 40
 Pardhi 60 Pardhi 60 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 2,400 Urdu - 2,400 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Pindara 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pinjara 2,300 Urdu - 2,300 - - - -
 Pod 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Qassab 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 100 Rajbanshi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 108,000 Hindi 107,000 - 200 - - 500
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 2,700 Urdu - 2,700 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 49,000 Hindi 49,000 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bargujar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput, Bhadauria 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chandel 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Rajput, Dikhit 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput, Gahlot 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Rajput, Garewal (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gaur 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gautam 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Rajput, Jadu 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput, Janjua (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput, Joia (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput, Mahratta (Hindu traditions) 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Rajput, Manihas 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput, Parihar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput, Pundir (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Rajput, Rathor 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
Rajput, Rawat 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput, Sakarwar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput, Salehria 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput, Sengar 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Rajput, Sisodia 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput, Solanki 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput, Sombansi 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput, Surajbansi 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Rajput, Tonwar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajwar 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Rathia (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Ravalia 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Sali 100 Kannada 20 - - - - 100
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Satani 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Sauntia 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Sayyid 1,900 Urdu - 1,900 - - - -
Shabar Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Shaikh 15,000 Urdu - 15,000 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Sonjhara 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Bengali 1,900 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 30 Malayalam - - - 30 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 30 Tamil - 30 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 89,000 Hindi 89,000 - - - - -
Thakkar 2,500 Marathi 2,500 - 20 - - -
 Tibetan 700 Tibetan, Central - - 700 - - -
 Tili 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
Vanjara 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 90 Tamil 90 - - - - -
 Varli 90 Varli 90 - - - - -
Vasudev 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Vellalan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Viswakarma 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 9,100 Hindi 9,100 - - - - -
 Yenadi 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
  Totals:  302 1,440,000   286 1,259,000 26,000 131,000 2,600 2,200 18,000
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