CountryIndia

State:

  

Maharashtra

District:

  

Gadchiroli



Number of People Groups

239

Unreached People Groups

226

Total Population

1,161,000

Buddhist

7.5 %

Christian

0.3 %

Hindu

86.8 %

Muslim

2.0 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

3.4 %
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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) 8,900 Hindi 8,900 - - - - -
 Bagdi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Baiga 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - 20
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Telugu 3,300 - - - - -
Balija Bogam 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Balija Bolla 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 2,300 Hindi 2,200 - - - - 60
 Bania Chetti 400 Tamil 400 - - - - 40
 Bania Gahoi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania Komti 900 Telugu 900 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 5,000 Hindi 5,000 - - - - 90
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Lambadi 1,900 - - - - -
Barda 900 Marathi 800 - - 80 - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Basor 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Bauri 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Beda Jangam 100 Kannada 60 - - - - 50
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Kannada 1,800 - - - - -
Beldar Sunkar 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Bhaina Unknown Chhattisgarhi - - - - - -
 Bhampta 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - 30 - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bhansala Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Bhulia 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
Bidur 4,300 Marathi 4,300 - - - - -
 Binjhia 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Birhor Unknown Birhor - - - - - -
 Bohra 80 Gujarati - 80 - - - -
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 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 5,600 Hindi 5,500 - 60 - - 60
Buna (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Byagara 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Chain 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Hindi 4,300 - 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) 5,500 Hindi 5,400 - - - - 50
Devanga 50 Kannada - - - - - 50
 Dhangar Bharwad 4,600 Gujarati 3,900 - - 700 - 20
 Dhanwar 60 Chhattisgarhi 60 - - - - -
 Dhimar 32,000 Hindi 32,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 8,800 Hindi 8,800 - - - - -
 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 Arakh 23,000 Gondi, Northern 22,000 - - - - 1,700
Gond Jhare 19,000 Gondi, Northern 17,000 - - - - 1,700
Gond Maria 130,000 Maria 120,000 - 500 - - 9,500
 Gond unspecified 274,000 Hindi 251,000 60 1,600 100 40 22,000
 Gondhali 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Gosain 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Gowari 21,000 Marathi 20,000 - - - - 1,000
 Hadi 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Halba 16,000 Marathi 15,000 - 100 - - 1,600
Halleer 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
Halsar Unknown Konkani, Goan - - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Holar 400 Marathi 400 - 20 - - -
Holer 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Jat unspecified (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Jat unspecified (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) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Kamar 20 Kamar 20 - - - - -
Kamathi 7,100 Telugu 7,100 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kaora 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Kapewar 10,000 Telugu 10,000 - - - - -
 Kapu 17,000 Telugu 17,000 - - - - -
Kapu Reddi 3,400 Telugu 3,400 - - - - -
Karan 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 600 Marathi 500 - - - - 20
Katia Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kawar 9,300 Hindi 9,200 - 30 - - 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 13,000 Ho 13,000 - - - - -
 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 15,000 Marathi 15,000 - - - - 70
 Kui Khond Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 62,000 Gujarati 62,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Anjna 2,100 Gujarati 2,100 - - - - -
Kunbi Dhaneja 5,700 Marathi 5,700 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Kuruba 6,300 Kannada 6,300 - - - - -
Lingader 100 Marathi - - - - - 100
 Lingayat 50 Kannada - - - - - 50
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Lohana 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - 30
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Madgi 13,000 Telugu 12,000 - 700 - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 20 Telugu - - - 20 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 500 Telugu 400 - 20 - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 400 Marathi - - - 400 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 113,000 Marathi 33,000 - 80,000 - - -
 Mahishya 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Mahli 11,000 Marathi 11,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta 4,800 Marathi 4,800 - - - - -
 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) 44,000 Hindi 44,000 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
Mana 43,000 Marathi 43,000 - - - - -
Manbhav Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Manne 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 200 Marathi - - - 200 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 600 Marathi 600 - 30 - - -
 Memon 30 Gujarati - 30 - - - -
Mitha Ayyalvar 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Moghal 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Mukri Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
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 3,800 Marathi - - 3,800 - - -
 Oraon 6,700 Kurux 4,500 30 30 2,100 - 90
 Panika 20 Chhattisgarhi 20 - - - - -
Pardhan 22,000 Pardhan 21,000 - 50 - - 1,100
 Pardhi 200 Pardhi 200 - - - - -
 Pashtun Northern 2,000 Urdu - 2,000 - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Pindara 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Pinjara 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Pod 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 500 Rajbanshi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - 20 - - 20
 Rajput unspecified (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
Raju 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Marathi 1,900 - - - - -
 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 17,000 Urdu - 17,000 - - - -
 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) 8,800 Hindi 8,800 - - - - -
Sonar Aksali 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Sonjhara 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 40 Malayalam - - - 40 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 41,000 Hindi 41,000 - - - - -
Thakkar 1,000 Marathi 900 - 20 - - -
 Tili 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Vanjara 1,700 Marathi 1,700 - - - - -
 Velama 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Vellalan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 9,300 Hindi 9,300 - - - - -
Yadav Dhindhor 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Yadav Gola 1,300 Telugu 1,300 - - - - -
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Yadav Rawat 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Yadav Sadgope 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Yerukula 100 Yerukula 100 - - - - -
  Totals:  239 1,161,000   226 1,007,000 23,000 87,000 4,000 600 40,000
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