CountryIndia

State:

  

Maharashtra

District:

  

Gadchiroli



Number of People Groups

237

Unreached People Groups

224

Total Population

1,249,000

Buddhist

6.7 %

Christian

0.3 %

Hindu

87.3 %

Muslim

1.7 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

3.9 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Agaria (Hindu traditions) 20 Agariya 20 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
Ambalavasi Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Anamuk 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Andh 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
Aray Mala Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
Arwa Mala Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 8,400 Hindi 8,400 - - - - -
 Bagdi, Wagdi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Baiga 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Telugu 3,100 - - - - -
Balija Bogam 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Balija Bolla 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Bania 9,800 Hindi 9,700 - - - - 200
 Bania, Agarwal 2,200 Hindi 2,100 - - - - 60
 Bania, Chetti 400 Tamil 300 - - - - 40
 Bania, Gahoi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania, Komti 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Lambadi 1,800 - - - - -
Barda 800 Marathi 800 - - 80 - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Basor 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Bauri 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Beda Jangam 100 Kannada 60 - - - - 50
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Kannada 1,700 - - - - -
Beldar Sunkar 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Bhaina Unknown Chhattisgarhi - - - - - -
 Bhampta 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - 20 - - -
Bhansala Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Bhil 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 9,500 Hindi 9,500 - - - - -
Bhulia 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
Bidur 4,100 Marathi 4,100 - - - - -
 Binjhia 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Birhor Unknown Birhor - - - - - -
 Bohra 80 Gujarati - 80 - - - -
 Brahmin 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - 100 - - 100
Brahmin, Bengali 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Deshastha 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Joshi 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Kanaujia 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mahratta 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Ojha 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Byagara 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Chain 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - 60 - - -
 Chenchu 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Chenna Dasar Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Chitara 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Chodhara 20 Chodri 20 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 200 Kannada - - - 200 - -
Dakkal Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 5,200 Hindi 5,100 - - - - 50
Devanga 50 Kannada - - - - - 50
 Dhangar Bharwad 4,400 Gujarati 3,700 - - 700 - 20
 Dhanwar 50 Chhattisgarhi 50 - - - - -
 Dhimar 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 8,300 Hindi 8,300 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Dhodia 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Dhor 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Dubla 80 Dubli 80 - - - - -
Ellamalawar 800 Kannada 800 - - - - -
 Gadaba 600 Odia 600 - - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Gamit 20 Gamit - - - - - -
Gammalla Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Ganda 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
Garpaguri 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Gond 405,000 Hindi 370,000 100 2,400 200 50 33,000
Gond, Arakh 22,000 Gondi, Northern 20,000 - - - - 1,600
Gond, Jhare 18,000 Gondi, Northern 16,000 - - - - 1,600
Gond, Maria 122,000 Maria 113,000 - 500 - - 9,000
 Gondhali 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Gosain 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Gowari 20,000 Marathi 19,000 - - - - 900
 Hadi 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Halba 15,000 Marathi 14,000 - 100 - - 1,500
Halleer 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
Halsar Unknown Konkani, Goan - - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Holar 400 Marathi 300 - 20 - - -
Holer 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Jingar 60 Marwari 60 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kachera (Hindu traditions) 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Kamar 20 Kamar 20 - - - - -
Kamathi 6,700 Telugu 6,700 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kaora 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Kapewar 9,800 Telugu 9,800 - - - - -
 Kapu 16,000 Telugu 16,000 - - - - -
Kapu Reddi 3,200 Telugu 3,200 - - - - -
Karan 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 500 Marathi 500 - - - - 20
Katia Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kawar 8,700 Hindi 8,700 - 20 - - 70
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Khairwar 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
Khandait 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Kharia 80 Kharia - - - 80 - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Khoja 50 Gujarati - 50 - - - -
Kirar 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kol 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Kolha 12,000 Ho 12,000 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Kolowar 30 Kolami, Northwestern 30 - - - - -
Kolupulvandlu 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Korku 20 Korku 20 - - - - -
 Koshti 14,000 Marathi 14,000 - - - - 70
 Kui Khond Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Hindi 5,800 - - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 58,000 Gujarati 58,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Anjna 2,000 Gujarati 2,000 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Kuruba 5,900 Kannada 5,900 - - - - -
Lingader 90 Marathi - - - - - 90
 Lingayat 70 Kannada - - - - - 70
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Lohana 200 Gujarati 100 - - - - 30
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Madgi 12,000 Telugu 12,000 - 600 - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 20 Telugu - - - 20 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 400 Telugu 400 - 20 - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 400 Marathi - - - 400 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 107,000 Marathi 31,000 - 76,000 - - -
 Mahishya 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Mahli 10,000 Marathi 10,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta 4,600 Marathi 4,600 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Mahyavanshi 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 30 Telugu - - - 30 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Mala Dasari 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Mala Jangam 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Mala Sale 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Mala Sanyasi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 30 Malayalam - - - 30 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 42,000 Hindi 42,000 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
Mana 40,000 Marathi 40,000 - - - - -
Manbhav Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Manne 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 200 Marathi - - - 200 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 500 Marathi 500 - 20 - - -
 Memon 20 Gujarati - 20 - - - -
Mitha Ayyalvar 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Moghal 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Mukri Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Naikda 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Naksia Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Namassej 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Nanakshahi 60 Hindi - - - - 60 -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Nau Buddh 3,600 Marathi - - 3,600 - - -
 Oraon 6,300 Kurux 4,200 30 20 2,000 - 90
 Panika 20 Chhattisgarhi 20 - - - - -
Pardhan 21,000 Pardhan 20,000 - 50 - - 1,000
 Pardhi 200 Pardhi 200 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 1,900 Urdu - 1,900 - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Pindara 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Pinjara 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Pod 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 500 Rajbanshi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - 30 - - 30
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Raju 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Marathi 1,800 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Saora 30 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Satani 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
 Sayyid 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 16,000 Urdu - 16,000 - - - -
Shaikh Qureshi 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Siddi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
Sindhollu 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 8,300 Hindi 8,300 - - - - -
Sonar Aksali 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Sonjhara 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 40 Malayalam - - - 40 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 39,000 Hindi 39,000 - - - - -
Thakkar 900 Marathi 900 - 20 - - -
 Tili 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Vanjara 1,600 Marathi 1,600 - - - - -
 Velama 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Vellalan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 8,800 Hindi 8,800 - - - - -
Yadav Dhindhor 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Yadav Gola 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
Yadav Gualbans, Hindu traditions 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Yadav Rawat 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Yadav Sadgope 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Yerukula 100 Yerukula 100 - - - - -
  Totals:  237 1,249,000   224 1,090,000 21,000 83,000 3,900 700 49,000
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