CountryIndia

State:

  

Maharashtra

District:

  

Nashik



Number of People Groups

346

Unreached People Groups

323

Total Population

6,446,000

Buddhist

1.5 %

Christian

0.4 %

Hindu

85.9 %

Muslim

11.0 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

1.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
Adi Karnataka 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Agri 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
Anamuk 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Andh 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Ansari 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Arab 20 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 20 - - - -
Aray Mala 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Arwa Mala 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) Unknown Assamese - - - - - -
Atari 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Ayyanavar 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 58,000 Hindi 58,000 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Baiga 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Bengali 26,000 - - - - -
Bakad 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Balasantoshi 3,300 Marathi 3,300 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Bania 53,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - 27,000
 Bania, Agarwal 4,400 Hindi 1,500 - - - - 2,800
Bania, Gujar 1,300 Gujarati 1,300 - - - - -
Bania, Jaiswal 900 Hindi 100 - - - - 800
 Bania, Kasarwani 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania, Lad 4,000 Gujarati 4,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bania, Oswal 6,900 Hindi 200 - - - - 6,700
 Bania, Porwal 2,100 Hindi 400 - - - - 1,700
 Bania, Srimali 2,900 Gujarati 800 - - - - 2,100
Bania, Ummad 1,800 Hindi 300 - - - - 1,500
Banijiga 400 Kannada 80 - - - - 400
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Lambadi 4,100 - - - - -
Barda 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Basor 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Bavcha Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Beda Jangam 300 Kannada 200 - - - - 40
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 9,800 Kannada 9,800 - - - - -
 Bhaina Unknown Chhattisgarhi - - - - - -
 Bhampta 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - 100 - - -
Bhansala 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bhattra Unknown Bhatri - - - - - -
 Bhil 384,000 Hindi 383,000 300 200 800 100 200
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Bhunjia 70 Bhunjia 70 - - - - -
Bindla 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Binjhia 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bohra 5,100 Gujarati - 5,100 - - - -
 Boya 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Brahma Kshatriya 1,000 Gujarati 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin 178,000 Hindi 168,000 - - - - 9,600
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
Brahmin, Anavada 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Audich 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Chitpavan 20,000 Marathi 20,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Daima 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Deshastha 40,000 Marathi 40,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaud Saraswat 2,100 Marathi 2,100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 6,200 Hindi 6,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Gujar Gaur 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gujarati 4,200 Gujarati 4,200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Joshi 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Kanaujia 5,700 Hindi 5,700 - - - - -
Brahmin, Kannada 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Karbadu 1,600 Marathi 1,600 - - - - -
Brahmin, Karhada 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Khandelwal 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mahratta 4,200 Marathi 4,200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mewada 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Modh 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Nagar 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Palliwal 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Sanadhya 6,700 Hindi 6,700 - - - - -
Brahmin, Saraswat 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sawaria 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Tamil 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Telugu 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Burmese Unknown Burmese - - - - - -
Byagara 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Chakkiliyan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 63,000 Hindi 62,000 - 800 - - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Gujarati 3,200 - - - - -
Chenna Dasar 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Chhetri 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Hindi 4,800 - - - - 500
Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Chodhara Unknown Chodri - - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 1,000 Hindi - - - 1,000 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Marathi 4,100 - - - - -
Dakkal 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 47,000 Hindi 46,000 - - - - 1,100
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
Devanga 700 Kannada 600 - - - - 100
 Dhangar 6,400 Gujarati 6,300 - 70 - - -
 Dhanka 500 Gujarati 200 300 - - - -
 Dhanwar 40 Chhattisgarhi 40 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Dhodia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Dhor 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 200 Oriya 200 - - - - -
 Dubla Unknown Dubli - - - - - -
Ellamalawar 1,000 Kannada 1,000 - - - - -
 Faqir 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Gamit 400 Gamit 400 - - - - -
 Ganda 20 Oriya 20 - - - - -
 Gangakula 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Ghisadi 800 Marathi 800 - - - - -
Goan Catholic 200 Konkani, Goan - - - 200 - -
 Gond 3,500 Hindi 3,400 20 - - - 50
 Gondhali 1,900 Marathi 1,900 - - - - -
Gopal 1,400 Gujarati 1,400 - - - - -
 Gosain 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
Gowari 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Hajam 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Halba 2,300 Marathi 2,300 - - - - 30
Halleer 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
Halsar 30 Konkani, Goan 30 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Unknown Chinese, Mandarin - - - - - -
 Hande Jogi 30 Kannada - - - - - 30
 Hatkar 16,000 Marathi 16,000 - - - - -
Holar 1,600 Marathi 1,600 - 20 - - -
Holer 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Ilavan 1,000 Malayalam 1,000 - - 30 - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 5,600 Hindi 5,600 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 4,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 4,900 -
Javeri 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Jew, South Asian 200 Marathi - - - - - 200
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Julaha 100 Hindi - - - - 100 -
Kachari (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Kadia (Hindu traditions) 600 Kannada 600 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
Kalavant 50 Kannada - - - - - 50
 Kamar Unknown Kamar - - - - - -
Kamathi 1,400 Telugu 1,400 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Kanai 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kapu 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Marathi 12,000 - - - - 100
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 60 Kashmiri - 60 - - - -
 Kathodi 9,200 Marathi 9,200 - - - - -
Katia 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Kawar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 5,200 Bengali 5,200 - - - - -
 Khairwar Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Kharia 200 Kharia 200 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - 20 - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Khoja 700 Gujarati - 700 - - - -
 Kokna 461,000 Kukna 458,000 100 300 2,900 90 40
 Kol 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Kolhati 1,600 Marathi 1,600 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 505,000 Marathi 502,000 200 300 2,100 100 100
Koli Malhar 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Kolowar 200 Kolami, Northwestern 200 - - - - -
Kolupulvandlu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Konkanese 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Kori 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Korku 40 Korku 30 - - - - -
 Koshti 28,000 Marathi 28,000 - - - - -
Kudavakkal 70 Kannada - - - - - 70
 Kui Khond 30 Oriya 30 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - 50
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 304,000 Gujarati 304,000 - - - - -
Kunchatiga 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kuruba 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Lingader 4,700 Marathi - - - - - 4,700
 Lingayat 3,200 Kannada - - - - - 3,200
 Lohana 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Gujarati 3,300 - - - - -
Madgi 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 20 Telugu - - - 20 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
 Magar 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 7,600 Marathi - - - 7,600 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 342,000 Marathi 247,000 - 95,000 - - -
 Mahishya 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Mahratta 1,547,000 Marathi 1,545,000 - - - - 1,200
 Mahratta Kunbi 368,000 Gujarati 368,000 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Mahyavanshi 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 20 Telugu - - - 20 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Mala Dasari 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Mala Hannai 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Mala Jangam 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Mala Masti 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Mala Sale 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Mala Sanyasi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 400 Malayalam - - - 400 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 200,000 Hindi 200,000 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 11,000 Gujarati - 11,000 - - - -
Manbhav 3,100 Marathi 3,100 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 3,400 Marathi 3,300 - 50 - - -
 Mangala 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Manne Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mappila 400 Malayalam - 400 - - - -
 Maravan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
Mashti 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 8,100 Marathi - - - 8,100 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 59,000 Marathi 58,000 - 900 - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Memon 3,200 Gujarati - 3,200 - - - -
Mitha Ayyalvar 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Mizo 20 Mizo - - - 20 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
 Moghal 2,800 Urdu - 2,800 - - - -
 Momna 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
Mukri 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
 Nadar 80 Tamil 50 - - 30 - -
 Nadia 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 51,000 Hindi 51,000 - - - - 300
Nai (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Naikda 500 Kannada 400 80 - - - -
Naikwadi 30 Marathi - 30 - - - -
 Nair 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Namassej 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Nandiwale 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
Navithan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Newah Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Pallan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Pangul 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Paraiyan 90 Tamil 60 - - 30 - -
Pardhan 200 Pardhan 200 - - - - -
 Pardhi 4,600 Pardhi 4,500 - - - - -
 Parja 20 Oriya 20 - - - - -
 Parsee 600 Gujarati - - - - - 600
 Pashtun, Pathan 41,000 Urdu - 41,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Patelia 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Patharwat 2,700 Marathi 2,700 - - - - -
Patvekari (Hindu traditions) 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Patvekari (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Persian 40 Persian, Iranian - 40 - - - -
Pindara 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Pinjara 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Pod 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Portuguese Unknown Indo-Portuguese - - - - - -
Prabhu Kayastha 4,400 Marathi 4,400 - - - - -
Prabhu Patane 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Raddi 100 Kannada - - - - - 100
 Rai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 100 Rajbanshi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - 600
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 1,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,300 -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Rajput, Gahlot 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gaur 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput, Mahratta (Hindu traditions) 7,100 Marathi 7,100 - - - - -
Rajput, Rathor 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Rajput, Sisodia 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
Ramoshi 6,200 Marathi 6,200 - - - - -
Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 8,900 Marathi 8,900 - - - - -
 Rathawa Unknown Rathawi - - - - - -
 Ravalia 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Sali 23,000 Kannada 22,000 - - - - 1,300
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Sayyid 90,000 Urdu - 90,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 552,000 Urdu - 552,000 - - - -
 Shenva (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Shinligar 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
Sindhollu 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Sinhalese Unknown Sinhala - - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 57,000 Hindi 57,000 - - - - -
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 500 Malayalam - - - 500 - -
 Tamang Unknown Tamang, Eastern - - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - 100
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 200 Tamil - 200 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
Taria 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 63,000 Hindi 62,000 - - - - 300
Thakar 7,500 Marathi 7,500 - - - - -
Thakkar 80,000 Marathi 80,000 40 40 300 20 30
 Tharu 20 Tharu, Kochila 20 - - - - -
 Tili 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
Tirmali 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Telugu 13,000 - - - - -
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga 700 Kannada 700 - - - - -
Vaniyan 40 Tamil 30 - - - - -
Vanjara 189,000 Marathi 189,000 - - - - -
Vannan 40 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 800 Tamil 800 - - - - -
 Varli 73,000 Varli 72,000 - 70 700 - 40
Vasudev 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Vellalan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 3,200 Telugu 3,200 - - - - -
Vitholia 50 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 39,000 Hindi 39,000 - - - - -
 Yenadi 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
  Totals:  346 6,446,000   323 5,534,000 712,000 98,000 25,000 9,200 67,000
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