CountryIndia

State:

  

Maharashtra

District:

  

Pune



Number of People Groups

536

Unreached People Groups

495

Total Population

10,393,000

Buddhist

3.3 %

Christian

1.3 %

Hindu

86.5 %

Muslim

6.7 %

Sikh

0.3 %

Other Religions

2.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 1,100 Tamil 1,100 - - - - -
 Adi Karnataka 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 700 Kannada 700 - 20 - - -
 Agri 3,300 Marathi 3,300 - - - - -
Alitkar Salankar 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Ambattan 90 Tamil 90 - - - - -
Anamuk 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Andh 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Angami 20 Naga, Angami - - - 20 - -
Anglo 1,600 English - - - 1,600 - -
 Ansari 6,500 Urdu - 6,500 - - - -
 Ao 20 Naga, Ao - - - 20 - -
 Arab 300 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 300 - - - -
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Aray Mala 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
Arwa Mala 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 30 Assamese - 30 - - - -
Atari 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 89,000 Hindi 89,000 - - - - -
 Bagdi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Baghban (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Baiga Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 32,000 Hindi 32,000 - - - - 700
Bakad 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Balasantoshi 7,900 Marathi 7,900 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Kannada 2,800 - - - - -
Balija Bogam 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Balija Bolla 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Baloch 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 12,000 Hindi 3,800 - - - - 7,900
 Bania Agrahari 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bania Chetti 4,200 Tamil 3,300 - - - - 900
Bania Dhusar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 300 Hindi 200 - - - - 100
Bania Gujar 2,400 Gujarati 2,400 - - - - -
Bania Kasar 100 Hindi 80 - - - - 50
 Bania Kasarwani 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bania Khandelwal 500 Hindi 20 - - - - 500
 Bania Khedayata 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Bania Komti 4,000 Telugu 4,000 - - - - -
 Bania Lad 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Bania Modh 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Bania Nagar 1,200 Gujarati 1,200 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 24,000 Hindi 4,700 - - - - 19,000
 Bania Porwal 5,200 Hindi 400 - - - - 4,800
Bania Saitwal 6,700 Hindi 1,000 - - - - 5,700
 Bania Srimali 6,900 Gujarati 1,100 - - - - 5,900
Bania Ummad 5,200 Hindi 1,100 - - - - 4,100
 Bania unspecified 243,000 Hindi 149,000 - - - - 94,000
Banijiga 2,300 Kannada 1,100 - - - - 1,300
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Lambadi 16,000 - - - - -
Banjara Rathor (Hindu traditions) 600 Lambadi 600 - - - - -
Barda 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Basor 7,200 Hindi 7,200 - 50 - - -
 Bauri 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bavcha Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Beda Jangam 1,900 Kannada 1,500 - - - - 400
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 700 Kannada 700 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 7,600 Kannada 7,600 - - - - -
Beldar Lonari 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Beldar Sunkar 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Bhaina 20 Chhattisgarhi 20 - - - - -
 Bhampta 1,600 Marathi 1,600 - - - - -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 39,000 Hindi 39,000 - 400 400 - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 4,900 Hindi 4,900 - 30 - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Bhansala 24,000 Marathi 24,000 - - - - -
 Bhar 500 Bhojpuri 500 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Bhil Aher 500 Bhili 500 - - - - -
Bhil Dhanka 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Bhil Dubla 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Bhil Kataria 200 Wagdi 200 - - - - -
Bhil Mavchi (Hindu traditions) 600 Mawchi 600 - - - - -
Bhil Paware 500 Bareli, Rathwi 500 - - - - -
Bhil Tadvi 100 Dhanki - 100 - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 18,000 Hindi 18,000 100 20 30 - 200
 Bhisti 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - - - - -
 Bhuiya 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bhunjia 30 Bhunjia 30 - - - - -
Bindla 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Binjhia 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Birjia 20 Bijori 20 - - - - -
 Bodo Unknown Boro - - - - - -
 Bohra 12,000 Gujarati - 12,000 - - - -
 Boya 3,100 Telugu 3,100 - - - - -
Brahma Kshatriya 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Brahmin Acharaj 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Anavada 1,500 Gujarati 1,500 - - - - -
Brahmin Anavala 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Audich 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bhumihar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Chitpavan 104,000 Marathi 104,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Daima 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Brahmin Deshastha 57,000 Marathi 57,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaud Saraswat 9,700 Konkani 9,700 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaur 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Brahmin Gujarati 4,600 Gujarati 4,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 4,800 Hindi 4,800 - - - - -
Brahmin Kannada 1,800 Kannada 1,800 - - - - -
Brahmin Karbadu 11,000 Marathi 11,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Karhada 10,000 Marathi 10,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 2,300 Kashmiri 2,300 - - - - -
Brahmin Khandelwal 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Khedawal 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 11,000 Marathi 11,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Malvi 200 Malvi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Mewada 1,400 Gujarati 1,400 - - - - -
Brahmin Modh 1,100 Gujarati 1,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Nagar 1,000 Gujarati 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Palliwal 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Brahmin Sanadhya 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Srigaud 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Brahmin Srimali 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Tamil 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 2,300 Telugu 2,300 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 556,000 Hindi 535,000 - - 100 - 21,000
 Burmese 50 Burmese - - 50 - - -
Byagara 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Chain 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Chakkiliyan 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 1,200 Kannada 1,000 - 200 - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 136,000 Hindi 133,000 - 2,700 400 - -
Chapparband (Hindu traditions) 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Chenna Dasar 600 Kannada 600 - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian 30 Malayalam - - - 30 - -
 Chhetri 400 Nepali 300 - 30 - - -
Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - 20
Chhipa (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) 7,200 Marathi 7,200 - - - - -
 Chodhara 70 Chodri 70 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 10,000 Kannada - - - 10,000 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 9,500 Marathi 9,500 - - - - -
Dakkal 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Darjee 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 90,000 Hindi 89,000 - - - - 1,200
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) 4,800 Gujarati 4,800 - - - - -
Devadiga 80 Tulu 80 - - - - -
Devanga 1,700 Kannada 1,100 - - - - 600
 Dhangar Bharwad 1,300 Gujarati 1,200 - - - - -
 Dhanka 100 Gujarati 70 40 - - - -
 Dhanuk 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Dhanwar 100 Chhattisgarhi 100 - - - - -
 Dhimar 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 50,000 Hindi 50,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Dhodia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Dhor 6,700 Marathi 6,600 - 70 - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 600 Odia 600 - - - - -
Domm 500 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Dubla Unknown Dubli - - - - - -
Ellamalawar 700 Kannada 700 - - - - -
 Faqir 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Gamit 80 Gamit 80 - - - - -
 Ganda 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
Gandla 300 Telugu 80 - - - - 200
 Gangakula 1,700 Kannada 1,700 - - - - -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Garoda (Muslim traditions) 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Gauda 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
Ghadasi 1,800 Marathi 1,800 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Gharti Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Ghirath (Hindu traditions) 100 Kangri 100 - - - - -
 Ghisadi 6,100 Marathi 6,100 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Goan Catholic 4,000 Konkani, Goan - - - 4,000 - -
 Gond unspecified 3,400 Hindi 3,200 - - - - 100
 Gondhali 8,300 Marathi 8,300 - - - - -
Gopal 2,500 Gujarati 2,500 - - - - -
 Gosain 29,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 46,000 Hindi 46,000 - - - - 300
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Gurung 30 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Hajam 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Halba 1,900 Marathi 1,800 - - - - 40
Halleer 900 Marathi 900 - - - 60 -
Halsar 60 Konkani, Goan 60 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 100 Chinese, Mandarin - - 100 - - -
 Hande Jogi 100 Kannada - - - - - 100
 Hijda 700 Hindi 200 400 - - - -
 Hmar Unknown Hmar - - - - - -
 Ho 30 Ho 30 - - - - -
Holar 13,000 Marathi 13,000 - 200 - - -
Holer 500 Kannada 500 - 20 - - -
Idayan 500 Malayalam 500 - - - - -
Ilavan 4,300 Malayalam 4,200 - - 100 - -
Jat Bajwa (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Jat Chima (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Dagar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Jat Dhariwal (Hindu traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
Jat Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Jat Dhillon (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Jat Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Jat Ghatwal (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Gil (Hindu traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern 500 - - - - -
 Jat Gil (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Jat Kharral (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Jat Mann (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Mann (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Jat Pachhade 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Rathi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Sahrawat 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat Sidhu (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Jat unspecified (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - 30
 Jat unspecified (Sikh traditions) 14,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 14,000 -
Jat Varaich (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Virk (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Javeri 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Jew, South Asian 200 Marathi - - - - - 200
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
 Jingar 300 Marwari 300 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
Josi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Julaha 400 Hindi - - - - 400 -
Kachari (Hindu traditions) 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 6,200 Gujarati 6,200 - - - - -
Kadia (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Kannada 2,600 - - - - -
Kaghzi 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Kaibartta 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 13,000 Kannada 13,000 - 100 - - -
 Kaikolan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Telugu 3,900 - - - - -
Kalal Idiga 2,100 Telugu 2,100 - - - - -
Kalavant 200 Kannada - - - - - 200
Kallan 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Kamar 60 Kamar 60 - - - - -
Kamathi 10,000 Telugu 10,000 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
 Kami 40 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Kanai 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Kanakkan 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Kandu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kaora 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Kapu 6,700 Telugu 6,700 - - - - -
Kapu Reddi 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Marathi 17,000 - - - - 4,000
Kasar Otari 400 Odia 200 - - - - 200
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 300 Kashmiri - 300 - - - -
 Kathodi 15,000 Marathi 14,000 - - 30 - 200
Katia 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kawar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Bengali 1,900 - - - - -
 Khairwar 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
Khandait 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Kharia 20 Kharia 20 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - 80 - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Hindi 3,100 - - - - 200
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Khoja 3,800 Gujarati - 3,800 - - - -
Kirar 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Kisan 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Kodava 80 Kodava 80 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kokna 3,800 Kukna 3,700 - - 60 - 20
 Kol 40 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Kolhati 3,800 Marathi 3,800 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Gujarati 1,200 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 192,000 Marathi 192,000 40 200 - 40 400
 Koli Malhar 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
Koli Son 100 Konkani 100 - - - - -
Kolowar 1,200 Kolami, Northwestern 1,200 - - - - 20
Kolupulvandlu 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Koracha, caste 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Korama 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Kori 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Korku 300 Korku 300 - - - - -
 Koshti 26,000 Marathi 26,000 - - - - 500
 Koya 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Kudavakkal 200 Kannada - - - - - 200
 Kudumban 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Kudumi 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Kuki Chin Unknown Chin, Thado - - - - - -
 Kuli 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Kumal Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 65,000 Hindi 65,000 - - - - 200
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 230,000 Gujarati 230,000 - - - - 800
Kunbi Anjna 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Kunbi Kadwa 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Kunbi Konkani 5,700 Konkani, Goan 5,700 - - - - -
Kunchatiga 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Kuravan 200 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Kuruba 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Ladakhi Unknown English - - - - - -
 Lakhera 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Limbu 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
Lingader 11,000 Marathi - - 20 - - 11,000
 Lingayat 11,000 Kannada - - - - - 11,000
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Lohana 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Gujarati 1,700 - - - - -
Madari 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Madgi 3,300 Telugu 3,100 - 200 - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 60 Telugu - - - 60 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 600 Telugu 600 - 30 - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 68,000 Marathi - - - 68,000 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 505,000 Marathi 179,000 - 326,000 - - -
 Mahishya 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Mahratta 3,229,000 Marathi 3,221,000 - - - - 7,200
Mahratta Jadhav 344,000 Marathi 343,000 - - - - 600
Mahratta Konkani 26,000 Marathi 26,000 - - - - 50
 Mahratta Kunbi 844,000 Gujarati 844,000 - - - - -
Mahratta Pawar 229,000 Marathi 229,000 - - - - 700
Mahratta Shinde 1,200 Marathi 1,200 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Mahyavanshi 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Mairal 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 200 Telugu - - - 200 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Telugu 1,600 - 80 - - -
 Mala Dasari 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Mala Hannai 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Mala Jangam 1,900 Telugu 1,900 - - - - -
Mala Masti 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Mala Sanyasi 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 2,100 Malayalam - - - 2,100 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 506,000 Hindi 506,000 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 18,000 Gujarati - 18,000 - - - -
Manbhav 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 6,200 Marathi 6,200 - 60 - - -
 Mangala 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Manne 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
 Mappila 1,400 Malayalam - 1,400 - - - -
 Maravan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Mashti 200 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 43,000 Marathi - - - 43,000 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 345,000 Marathi 337,000 - 8,700 - - -
 Mazhabi 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Meitei 70 Meitei 70 - - - - -
 Memon 800 Gujarati - 800 - - - -
Mitha Ayyalvar 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Mizo 60 Mizo - - - 60 - -
Mizo Lushai 40 Mizo - - - 40 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Bengali 10,000 - - - - -
 Moghal 7,800 Urdu - 7,800 - - - -
 Momna 600 Gujarati - 600 - - - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
Mukri 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Munda 40 Mundari 40 - - - - -
 Munnur 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Nadar 1,400 Tamil 1,300 - - 200 - -
 Nadia 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Naga unspecified 80 Naga Pidgin - - - 80 - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 95,000 Hindi 94,000 - - - - 600
Nai (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Naikda 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
Naikwadi 200 Marathi - 200 - - - -
 Nair 4,400 Malayalam 4,400 - - - - -
 Namassej 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Namassej Chandel 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Nanbai 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Nandiwale 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Navithan 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Newah 60 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Oraon 600 Kurux 600 - - 20 - -
Paliya 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Pallan 1,500 Tamil 1,500 - - 30 - -
Pangul 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Panka 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Paraiyan 1,200 Tamil 800 - - 400 - -
Pardhan 200 Pardhan 200 - - - - -
 Pardhi 8,900 Pardhi 8,800 - - - - 90
 Parja 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Parsee 300 Gujarati - - - - - 300
 Pashtun Northern 38,000 Urdu - 38,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Patelia 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Patharwat 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Patralu 2,000 Odia 2,000 - - - - -
Patvekari (Hindu traditions) 800 Kannada 800 - - - - -
Patvekari (Muslim traditions) 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Persian 1,500 Persian, Iranian - 1,500 - - - -
Pindara 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Pinjara 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
 Pod 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Portuguese 20 Indo-Portuguese - - - 20 - -
Prabhu Kayastha 21,000 Marathi 21,000 - - - - -
Prabhu Patane 1,900 Marathi 1,900 - - - - -
Pulayan 60 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
Pulayan (Hindu traditions) 60 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
 Qassab 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Raddi 500 Kannada 300 - - - - 200
 Rai 30 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 300 Rajbanshi 300 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajpur 200 Konkani, Goan 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Rajput Mahratta (Hindu traditions) 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput Rathor 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput Sisodia 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Hindu traditions) 52,000 Hindi 52,000 - - - - 800
 Rajput unspecified (Muslim traditions) 1,900 Urdu - 1,900 - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Sikh traditions) 3,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,400 -
Raju 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
Ramoshi 157,000 Marathi 157,000 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Marathi 2,700 - - - - -
Rathia (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Ravalia 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
Sagar 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Sali 42,000 Kannada 40,000 - - - - 1,500
Saltangar 100 Marathi - 100 - - - -
Sangar 4,600 Marathi 4,600 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Sansi (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Santal 70 Santhali 70 - - - - -
 Saora Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Sarki Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Sayyid 136,000 Urdu - 136,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 423,000 Urdu - 423,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 26,000 Urdu - 26,000 - - - -
 Shenva (Hindu traditions) 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Sherpa 20 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Siddi (Muslim traditions) 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
Silawat (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Sindhi (Muslim traditions) 300 Sindhi - 300 - - - -
Sindhollu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Sinhalese 80 Sinhala - - 80 - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 67,000 Hindi 66,000 - - - - 800
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Sonar Aksali 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 3,100 Malayalam - - - 3,100 - -
Takari 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Tamang 60 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 53,000 Hindi 52,000 - - - - 400
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 1,800 Tamil - 1,800 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,400 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 66,000 Hindi 66,000 - - - - 600
Thakar 24,000 Marathi 24,000 - - - - -
Thakkar 92,000 Marathi 92,000 20 70 - 20 100
 Thakuri 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Tharu 300 Tharu, Madhya-Purbiya 300 - - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Tibetan 40 Tibetan, Central - - 40 - - -
 Tili 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
Tirmali 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Turkmen 90 Turkmen - 90 - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 55,000 Telugu 55,000 - - - - -
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 900 Gujarati 900 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga 7,200 Kannada 7,200 - - - - -
Vaniyan 300 Tamil 200 - - 100 - -
Vanjara 21,000 Marathi 21,000 - - - - -
 Vannan 300 Tamil 200 - - 40 - -
 Vanniyan 5,000 Tamil 5,000 - - - - -
 Varli 200 Varli 200 - - - - -
Velan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Vellalan 300 Tamil 300 - - 20 - -
Vellalan Mudaliar 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Viramushti 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 4,100 Telugu 4,100 - - - - -
Viswakarma Asari 400 Malayalam 400 - - - - -
Viswakarma Kollan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Viswakarma Thattan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Vitholia 30 Gujarati - - - - - 20
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - 200
Yadav Dhindhor 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Yadav Gola 1,100 Telugu 1,100 - - - - -
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Yadav Sadgope 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Yenadi 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Zarekari 400 Gujarati - 400 - - - -
  Totals:  536 10,393,000   495 8,989,000 692,000 340,000 134,000 29,000 212,000
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