Country:

India

Province / State: Nagaland
District: All

Number of People Groups

169

Unreached People Groups

106

Total Population

2,291,000

Buddhist

0.3 %

Christian

87.9 %

Hindu

8.9 %

Muslim

2.4 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

0.4 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Dravida 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Ahom 6,400 Assamese 6,100 - 300 - - -
 Aka 20 Hruso - - - - - -
 Anal 30 Anal - - - 30 - -
 Angami 166,000 Naga, Angami 600 400 800 164,000 20 500
Anglo Indian 100 English - - - 100 - -
 Ao 266,000 Naga, Ao 700 800 500 265,000 30 400
 Arleng 400 Karbi 90 - - 300 - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 22,000 Assamese - 22,000 - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 5,200 Bengali 5,200 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 1,200 Hindi 800 - - - - 400
Bania Brittal 600 Assamese 600 - - - - -
Bania Saraogi 500 Hindi 200 - - - - 300
 Bania unspecified 7,000 Hindi 5,300 - - - - 1,700
 Bauri 2,100 Bengali 2,100 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Bhandari 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Bhotia Tibetan 200 Sikkimese - - 200 - - -
 Bhuinmali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Boro 15,000 - 100 1,500 - -
Brahmin Barna 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 4,400 Bengali 4,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 18,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - 300
Buna (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Burmese 80 Burmese - - 80 - - -
 Chain 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Chakhesang 183,000 Naga, Chokri 200 500 400 181,000 - 200
 Chakma 60 Chakma 20 - 40 - - -
 Chang 76,000 Naga, Chang 200 200 300 75,000 - 40
 Chhetri 900 Nepali 900 - 30 - - -
 Chiru 600 Chiru - - - 600 - -
 Christian 13,000 Hindi - - - 13,000 - -
 Drukpa 400 Dzongkha - - 400 - - -
Dulia 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Galong Unknown Adi, Galo - - - - - -
 Ganda 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Gangte 2,400 Gangte - - - 2,400 - -
 Garo (A-chik Mande) 2,800 Garo 600 - - 2,200 - -
 Gauda 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 300 Hindi 200 - - 40 - -
 Guria 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Gurung Ghaleg 400 Nepali 90 - 300 - - -
 Hadi 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 30 Chinese, Mandarin - - 30 - - -
 Ilavan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Illemei 600 Naga, Mao - - - 600 - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
 Jhalo Malo 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 3,500 Bengali 3,500 - - - - -
 Kachari Dimasa 15,000 Deori 11,000 60 - 4,600 - -
 Kahha 62,000 Naga, Phom 100 200 80 61,000 - 50
Kaibartta Jalia 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 6,400 Bengali 6,400 - - - - -
 Kalu 70 Bengali - 70 - - - -
Kandra 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
 Kaora 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kapali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 30 Kashmiri - 30 - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 7,700 Hindi 7,700 - - - - -
 Khairwar 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Khandait 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Kharia 800 Kharia 800 - - - - -
 Khasi (War-Khasi) 1,300 Khasi 80 - 40 1,200 - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Khiamniungan 73,000 Naga, Khiamniungan 100 200 100 72,000 - 40
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Konai 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Konyak 280,000 Naga, Konyak 1,900 1,600 1,300 274,000 70 900
 Kori 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Korku 100 Korku 100 - - - - -
 Korwa 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Koya unspecified 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Kuki Chin 15,000 Bengali 50 40 40 14,000 - 100
Kuki Chin Chongthir 1,100 Chin, Falam - - - 1,100 - -
Kuki Chin Khelma 600 Bengali - - - 600 - -
Kuki Chin Kholhang 80 Chin, Thado - - - 80 - -
Kuki Chin Lnykin 1,000 Chin, Falam - - - 1,000 - -
Kuki Chin Singjit 1,000 Chin, Falam - - - 1,000 - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Lotha 203,000 Naga, Lotha 500 600 400 202,000 - 100
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Magar 3,000 Nepali 2,900 - 90 - - -
 Mahishya 18,000 Bengali 18,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 200 Malayalam - - - 200 - -
 Matia 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Meitei unspecified 20,000 Meitei 20,000 - - 20 - -
 Miri 20 Mising 20 - - - - -
 Mizo 300 Mizo - - - 300 - -
Mizo Lushai 400 Mizo - - - 400 - -
 Munda 800 Mundari 800 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 60 Tamil - - - 60 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Naga 5,000 Nagamese 40 - 20 4,900 - -
 Naga Tangkhul 22,000 Naga, Tangkhul 400 - - 21,000 - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Nair 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Bengali 10,000 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 1,200 Bengali 1,200 - - - - -
 Nissi 40 Nyishi 40 - - - - -
 Oraon 800 Kurux 800 - - - - -
 Paliya 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Pan 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Pnar 600 Pnar - - - 600 - -
 Pochury 26,000 Naga, Pochuri 70 50 40 26,000 - 100
 Pod 8,800 Bengali 8,800 - - - - -
Poi 400 Mizo - - - 400 - -
 Pundari 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Rabha 3,300 Assamese 2,800 - 80 400 - -
 Rai 400 Nepali 100 - - 40 - 200
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - 200 - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 700 - - - - 60
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Raju 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Rajwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Ralte 700 Mizo - - - 700 - -
Ranabhat 600 Assamese 600 - - - - -
 Rautia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rengma 74,000 Naga, Southern Rengma 200 200 300 73,000 - 80
 Rongmei 2,600 Naga, Inpui - - - 2,600 - -
 Sakachep 2,500 Sakachep - - - 2,400 - 20
 Saloi 500 Assamese 500 - - - - -
 Sangtam 88,000 Naga, Sangtam 200 200 200 88,000 - 30
 Santal (Sawntal) 800 Santhali 700 - - 60 - 60
 Sarki 500 Nepali 400 - 50 50 - -
 Sayyid 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Sema 278,000 Naga, Sumi 500 800 500 277,000 20 90
Shabar 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 26,000 Urdu - 26,000 - - - -
Sirte 400 Naga, Monsang 300 - - 50 - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 700 - - - - 30
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 400 Nepali 400 - - 20 - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 500 Malayalam - - - 500 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Bengali 3,200 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Thakuri 90 Nepali 90 - - - - -
 Tibetan 100 Tibetan, Central - - 100 - - -
 Tikhir 8,900 Naga, Yimchungru - 20 50 8,800 - -
 Tili 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Tipera 400 Kok Borok 400 - - 20 - -
 Tiyar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Vaiphei 100 Vaiphei - - - 100 - -
 Vanniyan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Viswerna 4,300 Naga, Sumi 100 20 - 4,100 - -
 Wancho 1,800 Naga, Wancho - - - 1,800 - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 7,900 Hindi 7,900 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu 100 Nepali 50 - - 20 - 50
 Yimchungra 79,000 Naga, Yimchungru 200 200 200 78,000 - 30
 Zeliang 88,000 Naga, Zeme 500 200 300 84,000 - 3,100
  Totals:  169 2,291,000   106 204,000 55,000 7,700 2,014,000 1,800 9,000