CountryIndia

State:

  

Puducherry

District:

  

Karaikal



Number of People Groups

97

Unreached People Groups

84

Total Population

210,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

8.5 %

Hindu

79.0 %

Muslim

12.4 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 2,500 Tamil 2,500 - - 20 - -
 Agamudaiyan 3,500 Tamil 3,500 - - - - -
 Alambadi kurichchan 40 Kurichiya 40 - - - - -
Ambattan 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
 Arunthathiyar 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Bania 600 Hindi 600 - - - - 60
 Bania, Chetti 70 Tamil 30 - - - - 40
 Boya 3,300 Telugu 3,300 - - - - -
 Brahmin 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Iyer 4,500 Tamil 4,500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Kannada 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Sholiar 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Tamil 3,700 Tamil 3,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Telugu 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
Brahmin, Vadama 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
 Chakkiliyan 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 1,500 Kannada - - - 1,500 - -
 Devendrakulathan 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
Domm Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Holar 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Ilavan 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
Indo-French 20 French - - - - - -
 Irular Unknown Irula - - - - - -
Jaggali Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Jambuvulu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Kaikolan 4,200 Tamil 4,200 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Kallan 35,000 Tamil 35,000 - - - - -
 Kapu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Kattunayakan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Koliyan 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
 Konda Reddi 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Kudumban 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
Kudumi 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kuravan 700 Malayalam 700 - - 20 - -
 Kuruba 1,800 Kannada 1,800 - - - - -
Kuruman 40 Kurumba, Betta 40 - - - - -
 Lingayat 20 Kannada - - - - - 20
 Mahratta 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 40 Malayalam - - - 40 - -
Malai Vedan 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
Malakkuravan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Mappila Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Marakkan (Christian traditions) 20 Malayalam - - - 20 - -
Marakkan (Hindu traditions) 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
Marakkan (Muslim traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Maravan 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
 Nadar 2,500 Tamil 1,800 - - 700 - -
 Nair 60 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
 Nau Buddh Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Navithan 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
Pagadai 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Pallan 4,100 Tamil 3,000 - - 1,200 - -
Pandaram 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Paraiyan 24,000 Tamil 12,000 - - 11,000 - -
Paravan 40 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
Patnulkaran 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
Pulayan (Hindu traditions) 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
Pulayan, Vettuvan 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
 Puthirai Vannan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Qassab 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
Samban 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Sayyid 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
Semman 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Shaikh 4,000 Urdu - 4,000 - - - -
Shaikh Qureshi 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Syrian Christian 30 Malayalam - - - 30 - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 20,000 Tamil - 20,000 - - - -
Thandan 1,300 Malayalam 1,300 - - 20 - -
Thoti, caste 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Tiruvalluvar 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Ulladan 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
 Valluvan 1,000 Tamil 1,000 - - - - -
Vaniyan 1,400 Tamil 1,400 - - 30 - -
 Vannan 1,800 Tamil 1,500 - - 400 - -
 Vanniyan 36,000 Tamil 34,000 - - 2,300 - -
Velan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Vellalan 5,000 Tamil 4,800 - - 200 - -
Vellalan Isai 600 Tamil 600 - - 20 - -
Vellalan Pattanavan 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
Vellalan Sozhia 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
Vellalan Tondamandalam 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
Vetan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Vettiyan 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 8,000 Telugu 8,000 - - - - -
Viswakarma Asari 800 Malayalam 800 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 9,700 Hindi 9,700 - - - - -
Yadav Gola 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Yenadi 1,300 Telugu 1,300 - - - - -
  Totals:  97 210,000   84 166,000 26,000 10 18,000 10 100
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