Country:

India

Province / State: Karnataka
District: Kodagu

Number of People Groups

234

Unreached People Groups

217

Total Population

641,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

3.1 %

Hindu

78.9 %

Muslim

15.6 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

2.3 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 4,300 Tamil 4,300 - - - - -
Adi Dravida Christian 200 Tamil - - - 200 - -
 Adi Karnataka 47,000 Kannada 47,000 - 70 - - -
Adi Karnataka Christian 1,600 Kannada - - - 1,600 - -
 Adiyan 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan unspecified 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Ajila 400 Malayalam 400 - - - - -
 Alambadi Kurichchan 700 Kurichiya 700 - - - - -
 Ambalavasi Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Ambattan (Hindu traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Amma Kodaga 2,300 Kodava 2,300 - - - - -
 Andh Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Ansari 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
Arandan 50 Aranadan 50 - - - - -
 Arasu 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
Arayan 400 Malayalam 400 - - - - -
 Arunthathiyar 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Baira 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Bakuda 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
Balagai 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 3,700 Kannada 3,700 - - - - -
Balija Bogam 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 300 Hindi 200 - - - - 50
 Bania Chetti 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 1,200 Hindi 1,000 - - - - 200
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 700 Lambadi 700 - - - - -
Barda Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Basor 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
Bedar Bile 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Bedar Kare 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Bedar Naik Makkalu 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 800 Kannada 800 - - - - -
Beldar Lonari (Hindu traditions) 80 Kannada 80 - - - - -
Bellara 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 100 Hindi 80 - - 20 - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Boya 1,600 Telugu 1,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kannada 1,500 Kannada 1,500 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 10,000 Hindi 9,900 - - - - 60
 Budega Jangam 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Byari (Beary) 23,000 Konkani - 23,000 - - - -
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Chaliyan 200 Tulu 200 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Chaptegar 300 Konkani, Goan 300 - - - - -
Charodi 20 Konkani, Goan 20 - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Malayalam 1,400 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian 1,100 Malayalam - - - 1,100 - -
 Christian 500 Hindi - - - 500 - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Devadiga (Hindu traditions) 300 Tulu 300 - - - - -
 Devanga 6,100 Kannada 6,100 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 4,600 Hindi 4,600 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Dhor Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Dom (Dombara) 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Dubla unspecified Unknown Dubli - - - - - -
Ellamalawar 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Gamit 20 Gamit 20 - - - - -
 Gandla 1,000 Telugu 1,000 - - - - -
 Gangakula 1,500 Kannada 1,500 - - - - -
 Gauda 32,000 Odia 32,000 - - - - -
Gawli 1,200 Marathi 1,200 - - - - -
Godda 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Gowdulu 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
 Hakki Pikki 70 Vaagri Booli 70 - - - - -
 Halwakki Wakkal 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Hande Jogi 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Hasalaru Unknown Tulu - - - - - -
 Holaya 500 Kannada 500 - 40 - - -
 Ilavan 2,800 Malayalam 2,800 - - - - -
Ilavan Christian 20 Tamil - - - 20 - -
 Irular Unknown Irula - - - - - -
Iruliga Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Jambuvulu 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Jenu Kuruba 14,000 Kurumba, Jennu 14,000 20 - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Kadu Kuruba 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 600 Kannada 600 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
 Kakkalan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Telugu 13,000 - - - - -
 Kalal Idiga 13,000 Telugu 13,000 - - - - -
Kallan unspecified 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
 Kalota Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Kanakkan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Kapariya 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 70 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Kathodi Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Kattunayakan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Kavara 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Kodaga 126,000 Kodava 126,000 - - - - -
 Kokna 20 Kukna 20 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Konda Kapu 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Kootan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Koracha, caste 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Koracha, tribal 40 Tulu 40 - - - - -
 Korama unspecified 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Kori 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Kota 40 Kota 40 - - - - -
 Koya unspecified 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Kudiya 2,400 Kudiya 2,400 - - - - -
 Kudumban Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Kudumi 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kuruba 3,700 Kannada 3,700 - - - - -
 Kuruman Unknown Kurumba, Betta - - - - - -
 Lingayat 14,000 Kannada - - - - - 14,000
Madari (Hindu traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 400 Telugu - - - 400 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Telugu 1,300 - - - - -
 Madiga (Muslim traditions) 200 Telugu - 200 - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mahar (Christian traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Maila 40 Tulu 40 - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 6,200 Malayalam - - - 6,200 - -
Malaikudi 100 Tulu 100 - - - - -
Malava 2,100 Tulu 2,100 - - - - -
 Malayali 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Malayarayar Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Mangala 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Manne 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Mappila 16,000 Malayalam - 16,000 - - - -
Marata 4,000 Tulu 4,000 - - - - -
 Maravan 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
Meda 1,200 Kannada 1,200 - - - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
Moger Moyon 1,400 Kannada 1,400 - - - - -
 Moger unspecified 7,400 Kannada 7,400 - - - - -
 Moghal 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Mundala 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Muthuvan 400 Malayalam 400 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 900 Tamil - - - 900 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Tamil 1,300 - - - - -
 Nadia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Naikda 7,100 Kannada 7,100 20 - - - -
 Nair 5,300 Malayalam 5,300 - - - - -
 Navithan 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
 Nayadi Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Pale 9,600 Kannada 9,600 - - - - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Tamil 1,900 - - - - -
Palleyan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Palliyan 90 Tamil 90 - - - - -
Pambada Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Panchama Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Pandaram 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Panika 700 Chhattisgarhi 700 - - - - -
Panikkan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Paniyan 500 Paniya 500 - - - - -
Panniandi Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) 100 Tamil - - - 100 - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
 Paravan (Hindu traditions) 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Pashtun Afridi 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Pashtun Lodhi (Dalazak) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Pashtun Mohmand 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 7,400 Urdu - 7,400 - - - -
 Patelia 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Pinjara 2,300 Urdu - 2,300 - - - -
 Pulayan unspecified 3,000 Malayalam 3,000 - - - - -
 Raddi 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
Raneyar 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Razu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Sali 6,500 Kannada 6,500 - - - - -
Samagara 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Satani 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Sayyid 3,100 Urdu - 3,100 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 3,200 Urdu - 3,200 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 35,000 Urdu - 35,000 - - - -
Soligaru 1,400 Kannada 1,400 - - - - -
 Somvanshi 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 8,700 Malayalam - - - 8,700 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 3,800 Tamil - 3,800 - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Thandan (Hindu traditions) 400 Malayalam 400 - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Urali 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Telugu 3,600 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga unspecified 61,000 Kannada 61,000 - - - - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Vaniyan 500 Tamil 400 - - 100 - -
Vannan (Christian traditions) 30 Tamil - - - 30 - -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 7,400 Tamil 7,400 - - - - -
 Varli 20 Varli 20 - - - - -
Velakkithalanayan 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Velan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Vellalan unspecified 3,500 Tamil 3,500 - - 20 - -
Vettuvan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Viswakarma Asari 2,100 Malayalam 2,100 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Kollan 700 Malayalam 700 - - - - -
Viswakarma Thattan 600 Malayalam 600 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 6,600 Telugu 6,600 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 1,800 Telugu 1,800 - - - - -
 Yenadi 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
Yerava 31,000 Ravula 31,000 50 - 40 - -
 Yerukula 80 Yerukula 80 - - - - -
  Totals:  234 641,000   217 506,000 100,000 100 20,000 100 15,000
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