Country:

India

State: Nagaland
District: All

Number of People Groups

172

Unreached People Groups

104

Total Population

1,954,000

Buddhist

0.4 %

Christian

87.2 %

Hindu

9.3 %

Muslim

2.6 %

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 20 Adi - - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Ahom 4,700 Assamese 4,400 - 300 - - -
 Aka 40 Hruso 20 - 30 - - -
 Angami 142,000 Naga, Angami 500 300 700 140,000 20 400
Anglo 100 English - - - 100 - -
 Ao 227,000 Naga, Ao 600 700 500 224,000 30 300
 Arleng 300 Karbi 70 - - 200 - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 18,000 Assamese - 18,000 - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Bengali 4,400 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Baloch Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Bania 6,800 Hindi 5,100 - - - - 1,700
 Bania Agarwal 1,000 Hindi 600 - - - - 400
Bania Brittal 500 Assamese 500 - - - - -
Bania Saraogi 400 Hindi 200 - - - - 200
 Bauri 1,800 Bengali 1,800 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Bhandari 80 Odia 80 - - - - -
 Bhotia Tibetan 200 Sikkimese - - 200 - - -
 Bhuinmali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Boro 13,000 - 200 1,200 - -
 Brahmin 18,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - 300
Brahmin Bengali 3,700 Bengali 3,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Burmese 70 Burmese - - 70 - - -
 Chain 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Chakhesang 155,000 Naga, Chokri 200 400 300 154,000 - 200
Chakma 100 Chakma 30 - 80 - - -
Chang 64,000 Naga, Chang 100 200 300 64,000 - 40
 Chhetri 900 Nepali 900 - 20 - - -
Chirr 100 Naga, Yimchungru - - - 100 - -
 Chiru 500 Chiru - - - 500 - -
 Christian 2,200 Hindi - - - 2,200 - -
 Drukpa 300 Dzongkha - - 300 - - -
Dulia 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Galong Unknown Adi, Galo - - - - - -
Ganak 60 Assamese - 60 - - - -
 Ganda 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Gangte 2,100 Gangte - - - 2,100 - -
 Garo 2,400 Garo 500 - - 1,900 - -
 Gauda 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Gond 300 Hindi 200 - - 40 - -
 Guria 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Gurung 400 Nepali 70 - 300 - - -
 Hadi 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 30 Chinese, Mandarin - - 30 - - -
 Ilavan 100 Malayalam 100 - - 20 - -
 Illemei 500 Naga, Mao - - - 500 - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
 Jhalo Malo 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Bengali 2,900 - - - - -
 Kachari Dimasa 13,000 Deori 9,000 60 - 3,900 - -
 Kahha 53,000 Naga, Phom 100 200 70 52,000 - 40
 Kaibartta 6,400 Bengali 6,400 - - - - -
Kaibartta Jalia 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Kalu 60 Bengali - 60 - - - -
Kalya Kengyu 400 Naga Pidgin - - - 400 - -
Kandra 80 Odia 80 - - - - -
 Kaora 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kapali 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kapu 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 20 Kashmiri - 20 - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 6,900 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
 Khairwar 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Khandait 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Kharia 700 Kharia 700 - - - - -
 Khasi 1,000 Khasi 90 - 40 900 - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Khiamniungan 62,000 Naga, Khiamniungan 90 200 90 61,000 - 40
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Konai 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Konyak 238,000 Naga, Konyak 1,600 1,400 1,200 233,000 60 800
 Kori 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Korku 90 Korku 90 - - - - -
 Korwa 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Koya 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Kuki Chin 15,000 Chin, Thado 50 40 40 14,000 - 100
Kuki Chin Chongthir 900 Chin, Thado - - - 900 - -
Kuki Chin Khelma 500 Sakachep - - - 500 - -
Kuki Chin Kholhang 80 Chin, Thado - - - 80 - -
Kuki Chin Lengthang 900 Chin, Thado - - - 900 - -
Kuki Chin Lnykin 900 Chin, Thado - - - 900 - -
Kuki Chin Singjit 900 Chin, Thado - - - 900 - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Lotha 173,000 Naga, Lotha 400 500 300 172,000 - 80
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Magar 2,500 Nepali 2,400 - 100 - - -
 Mahishya 15,000 Bengali 15,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
Makwara 700 Naga, Yimchungru - - 20 700 - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 200 Malayalam - - - 200 - -
 Matia 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Meitei 19,000 Meitei 19,000 - - 20 - -
 Miri 30 Mising 30 - - - - -
 Mizo 200 Mizo - - - 200 - -
Mizo Lushai 300 Mizo - - - 300 - -
 Munda 700 Mundari 700 - - - - -
 Nadar 80 Tamil 20 - - 60 - -
 Naga 4,200 Naga Pidgin 40 - - 4,200 - -
 Naga, Anal Unknown Anal - - - - - -
 Naga, Tangkhul 18,000 Naga, Tangkhul 400 - - 18,000 - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Nair 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Namassej 9,600 Bengali 9,600 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Nissi 40 Nyishi 40 - - - - -
 Oraon 700 Kurux 700 - - - - -
Paliya 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Pan 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Paraiyan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Pnar 400 Pnar - - - 400 - -
Pochury 22,000 Naga, Pochuri 60 40 30 22,000 - 100
 Pod 7,100 Bengali 7,100 - - - - -
Poi 200 Mizo - - - 200 - -
 Pundari 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Rabha 2,800 Assamese 2,400 - 100 300 - -
 Rai 400 Nepali 100 - - 40 - 200
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Rangpuri 10,000 - 300 - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 700 - - - - 60
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Raju 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Rajwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Ralte 400 Mizo - - - 400 - -
Ranabhat 500 Assamese 500 - - - - -
 Rautia 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rengma 63,000 Naga, Southern Rengma 100 200 300 62,000 - 70
 Rongmei 2,000 Naga, Inpui - - - 2,000 - -
 Saloi 400 Assamese 400 - - - - -
 Sangtam 75,000 Naga, Sangtam 200 200 200 75,000 - 20
 Santal 700 Santhali 600 - - 70 - 60
 Sarki 400 Nepali 300 - 50 40 - -
 Sayyid 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Sema 236,000 Naga, Sumi 400 700 400 235,000 20 80
Shabar 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Shaikh 26,000 Urdu - 26,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Sirte 300 Naga, Monsang 300 - 20 50 - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 600 - - - - 30
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 400 Malayalam - - - 400 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Bengali 2,600 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Thakuri 70 Nepali 70 - - - - -
 Tibetan 200 Tibetan, Central - - 200 - - -
 Tikhir 7,600 Naga, Yimchungru - 20 40 7,500 - -
 Tili 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
 Tipera 900 Kok Borok 900 - - - - -
 Tiyar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Vaiphei 30 Vaiphei - - - 30 - -
 Vanniyan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Viswerna 3,700 Naga, Sumi 90 20 - 3,600 - -
Wancho 1,500 Naga, Wancho - - - 1,500 - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 7,800 Hindi 7,800 - - - - -
Yadav Sadgope 1,500 Bengali 1,500 - - - - -
 Yakthumba 80 Nepali 40 - - - - 40
Yimchungra 67,000 Naga, Yimchungru 100 200 200 67,000 - 40
 Zeliang 75,000 Naga, Zeme 500 200 300 71,000 - 2,600
  Totals:  172 1,954,000   104 181,000 51,000 7,200 1,704,000 1,800 8,000
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