CountryIndia

State:

  

Punjab

District:

  

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Number of People Groups

493

Unreached People Groups

468

Total Population

28,680,000

Buddhist

0.2 %

Christian

1.3 %

Hindu

36.4 %

Muslim

2.0 %

Sikh

59.9 %

Other Religions

0.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ad Dharmi 755,000 Punjabi, Eastern 664,000 - 27,000 - 65,000 -
 Adi Dravida 200 Tamil 200 - - 40 - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Agri 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Aheria 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
Ahom 20 Assamese 20 - - - - -
 Anal Unknown Anal - - - - - -
Anglo 1,500 English - - - 1,500 - -
 Ansari 13,000 Urdu - 13,000 - 50 - -
 Arain (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 24,000 Urdu - 24,000 - - - -
Arain (Sikh traditions) 17,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 17,000 -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 141,000 Hindi 140,000 - - 30 - 400
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 379,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 379,000 -
 Awan 10,000 Punjabi, Eastern - 10,000 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Hindi 3,500 - - - 400 -
 Bagdi 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Bagdi (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bahrupi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Baloch 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 6,400 Hindi 5,300 - - - 1,200 -
 Bania Agarwal 70,000 Hindi 64,000 - - - - 6,800
Bania Brittal Unknown Assamese - - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 3,300 Hindi 3,200 - - - - 70
Bania Jaiswal 2,000 Hindi 700 - - - - 1,200
 Bania Kasarwani 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 4,800 Hindi 4,800 - - - - -
Bania Khandelwal 400 Hindi 300 - - - - 60
Bania Mahajan 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
Bania Modh 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 3,000 Hindi 1,200 - - - - 1,800
 Bania Porwal 4,600 Hindi 3,700 - - - - 800
 Bania unspecified 171,000 Hindi 157,000 - - 40 1,500 12,000
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 4,500 Lambadi 4,200 - - - 400 -
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - 30 -
 Baori 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
Barad (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Barwala (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Barwala (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Batwal (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Dogri 16,000 - - - 200 -
Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 94,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 94,000 -
Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 139,000 Telugu 139,000 - - - - -
Bazigar (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
Bazigar (Sikh traditions) 66,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 66,000 -
 Bedar Punjab 14,000 Punjabi, Eastern 14,000 - - - 80 -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Beldar (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Bhabra (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
Bhabra (Jain traditions) 5,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - 5,400
Bhabra (Sikh traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Hindi 21,000 - - 200 700 -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 6,800 Hindi 6,800 - - - - -
Bhatia (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Bhil unspecified 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Bhojki 1,400 Kangri 1,400 - - - - -
 Bhotia (Hindu traditions) Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Bishnoi (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Bodla Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Bodo 50 Boro 40 - - - - -
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 77,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 77,000 -
 Brahmin Acharaj 8,300 Hindi 8,300 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Brahmin Christian 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - 40 - -
 Brahmin Dakaut 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Dhiman 8,300 Hindi 8,300 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaur 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Haryana 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 6,300 Kashmiri 6,300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 8,400 Hindi 8,400 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Mohan 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Purohit 1,900 Marwari 1,900 - - - - -
Brahmin Sanadhya 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 5,700 Hindi 5,700 - - - - -
Brahmin Tamil 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 316,000 Hindi 313,000 - - - - 3,100
 Burmese 60 Burmese - - 60 - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 670,000 Hindi 658,000 - 2,200 9,300 - -
 Chamar (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 1,333,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - 14,000 1,318,000 -
Chanal 1,100 Mandeali 1,000 - - - 200 -
 Changar 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Chhetri 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
Chhimba (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 100,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100,000 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 34,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - 900
Chhipa (Sikh traditions) 114,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 114,000 -
 Chin Thado-Kuki 20 Chin, Thado - - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 35,000 Kannada - - - 35,000 - -
 Chuhra 1,155,000 Punjabi, Eastern 620,000 - 1,700 278,000 254,000 -
Dagi (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 700 - - - 200 -
 Darai 2,200 Kangri 2,200 - - - 60 -
 Darjee Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 8,000 Hindi 7,900 - - - - 70
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 34,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 34,000 -
Daule (Hindu traditions) 4,900 Punjabi, Eastern 4,900 - - - - -
Daule (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Deha 11,000 Punjabi, Eastern 11,000 - - - 700 -
 Dhangar Bharwad 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
Dhangri 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 99,000 Hindi 93,000 - - - 6,900 -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
Dhobi (Sikh traditions) 7,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 7,200 -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 222,000 Odia 222,000 - 40 - 200 -
 Dom (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
Dom (Sikh traditions) 3,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,600 -
Dosali 500 Dogri 500 - - - - -
 Faqir 7,900 Urdu 2,600 1,100 - - 4,200 -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Gaddi 200 Urdu 200 - - - - -
Gagra 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern 900 - - - 200 -
Gandhila 5,600 Punjabi, Eastern 5,400 - - - 200 -
Gardi (Hindu traditions) 600 Dogri 600 - - - - -
Gardi (Muslim traditions) 100 Kashmiri - 100 - - - -
 Garo Unknown Garo - - - - - -
 Gawaria 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Gharti Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Ghirath (Hindu traditions) 4,200 Kangri 4,200 - - - - -
Ghirath (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Goan Catholic 500 Konkani, Goan - - - 500 - -
 Gosain 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 167,000 Hindi 166,000 - - 30 - 400
 Gujar (Muslim traditions) 20,000 Urdu - 20,000 - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 29,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 29,000 -
 Gurung 30 Nepali - - - - - -
 Hajam 4,700 Urdu - 4,700 - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 70 Chinese, Mandarin - - 70 - - -
Harni 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Ho Unknown Ho - - - - - -
Ilavan 600 Malayalam 500 - - 70 - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 40,000 Urdu - 40,000 - - - -
Jat Ahlawat 6,300 Hindi 6,300 - - - - -
Jat Athwal 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
Jat Aulak (Hindu traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern 700 - - - - -
Jat Aulak (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Western - - - - 500 -
Jat Badhechha 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
Jat Badher 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
Jat Bagri 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
Jat Bains (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Punjabi, Eastern 16,000 - - - - -
Jat Bains (Sikh traditions} 200 Punjabi, Western - - - - 200 -
Jat Bajwa (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
Jat Bal 4,900 Punjabi, Eastern 4,900 - - - - -
Jat Bangi 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Basi 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
Jat Bath 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
Jat Bhainwal 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
Jat Bhangu 1,900 Punjabi, Eastern 1,900 - - - - -
Jat Bhopa Rai 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat Bhullar (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Punjabi, Eastern 2,700 - - - - -
Jat Bhullar (Sikh traditions) 56,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 56,000 -
Jat Bhutta (Hindu traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Bhuttar 800 Punjabi, Eastern 800 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Hindu traditions) 50,000 Hindi 50,000 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Muslim traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern - 1,200 - - - -
Jat Chahil (Sikh traditions) 70,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70,000 -
Jat Chattha 700 Punjabi, Eastern 700 - - - - -
Jat Chhadar (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern 1,200 - - - - -
Jat Chhina (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Punjabi, Eastern 2,000 - - - - -
Jat Chima (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Jat Dagar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Jat Dalal 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
Jat Deo 800 Punjabi, Eastern 800 - - - - -
Jat Deswal 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Jat Dhanewar 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Dhankar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Dhanoi 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Dharial 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern 1,100 - - - - -
Jat Dhariwal (Hindu traditions) 80,000 Punjabi, Eastern 80,000 - - - - -
Jat Dhariwal (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Jat Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 64,000 Hindi 64,000 - - - - -
Jat Dhillon (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Jat Dhillon (Sikh traditions) 165,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 165,000 -
Jat Dhindsa (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern 1,100 - - - - -
Jat Dhindsa (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Western - - - - 500 -
Jat Dosanj 2,800 Punjabi, Eastern 2,800 - - - - -
Jat Gandhi 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
Jat Garewal 1,600 Punjabi, Eastern 1,600 - - - - -
Jat Ghangas 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Ghumman (Hindu traditions) 6,600 Hindi 6,600 - - - - -
Jat Gil (Hindu traditions) 108,000 Punjabi, Eastern 108,000 - - - - -
Jat Gil (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Jat Gil (Sikh traditions) 124,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 124,000 -
Jat Golla 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Goraia (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern 1,100 - - - - -
Jat Handal 1,500 Punjabi, Eastern 1,500 - - - - -
Jat Her 20,000 Punjabi, Eastern 20,000 - - - - -
Jat Hijra 4,900 Haryanvi 4,900 - - - - -
 Jat Jakhar 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Jat Jhalli 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
Jat Johal 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
Jat Jondhe 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Kahlon 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern 1,200 - - - - -
Jat Kang 2,900 Punjabi, Eastern 2,900 - - - - -
Jat Kharral (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Jat Kharral (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Jat Lohchab 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Mahil (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Punjabi, Eastern 1,800 - - - - -
Jat Mahil (Sikh traditions) 100 Haryanvi - - - - 100 -
Jat Mandahar 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
Jat Mangat 700 Punjabi, Eastern 700 - - - - -
 Jat Mann (Hindu traditions) 46,000 Hindi 46,000 - - - - -
Jat Mann (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Jat Mann (Sikh traditions) 108,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 108,000 -
Jat Nain 5,700 Hindi 5,700 - - - - -
Jat Nol 100 Punjabi, Western 100 - - - - -
Jat Opal 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
Jat Pannun 4,800 Punjabi, Eastern 4,800 - - - - -
Jat Pawania 6,900 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
Jat Radhawa 800 Punjabi, Eastern 800 - - - - -
Jat Randhawa (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Punjabi, Eastern 26,000 - - - - -
Jat Randhawa (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Western - - - - 300 -
Jat Ranun 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Rathi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Ratol 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
Jat Sahi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Sahola 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
Jat Sahrawat 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Sangere 200 Punjabi, Western 200 - - - - -
Jat Sangwan (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Jat Sarah 900 Punjabi, Eastern 900 - - - - -
Jat Sarai (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Punjabi, Eastern 29,000 - - - - -
Jat Sarai (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
Jat Sarai (Sikh traditions) 136,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 136,000 -
 Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 169,000 Hindi 169,000 - - - - -
Jat Sidhu (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Jat Sidhu (Sikh traditions) 397,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 397,000 -
Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 100,000 Hindi 100,000 - - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Muslim traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - 600 - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 85,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 85,000 -
Jat Sipra (Hindu traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
Jat Sohal 1,700 Punjabi, Eastern 1,700 - - - - -
Jat Sohi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Sumra (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
Jat Thand 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
 Jat unspecified (Hindu traditions) 2,246,000 Hindi 2,201,000 - - 3,300 - 1,900
 Jat unspecified (Sikh traditions) 5,810,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - 1,100 5,810,000 -
Jat Varaich (Hindu traditions) 6,900 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
Jat Varaich (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
Jat Virk (Hindu traditions) 9,000 Hindi 9,000 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Hindu traditions) 227,000 Punjabi, Eastern 227,000 - - 40 - -
 Jhinwar (Muslim traditions) 4,700 Punjabi, Eastern - 4,700 - - - -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 349,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 349,000 -
Jhojha (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Bengali 1,600 - - - - -
 Julaha 70,000 Hindi 50,000 - 200 - 20,000 -
Kabirpanthi 15,000 Punjabi, Eastern 11,000 - 30 - 3,800 -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 88,000 Hindi 88,000 - - 30 - -
Kahar (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 61,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 61,000 -
 Kaibartta 2,500 Bengali 2,500 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Kalbelia 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kamar 30 Kamar 30 - - - - -
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 138,000 Hindi 138,000 - - 30 - -
 Kamboh (Muslim traditions) 15,000 Urdu - 15,000 - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 408,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 408,000 -
 Kami 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Kanchan (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Hindi 4,400 - - - - -
Karal (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 4,500 Kashmiri - 4,500 - - - -
Katia 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 4,800 Bengali 4,800 - - - - -
Kharia Unknown Kharia - - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - 900 -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 329,000 Hindi 328,000 - - 100 - 1,100
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) 2,800 Kacchi - 2,800 - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 226,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 226,000 -
 Khoja 500 Gujarati - 500 - - - -
Khumra (Muslim traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - 80 - - - -
Kir (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Kir (Muslim traditions) 300 Kacchi 300 - - - - -
Kir Nungar 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - 50 -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 9,500 Gujarati 7,000 - - - 2,400 -
 Koli Mahadev 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 1,400 Hindi 1,200 - - - 200 -
 Kumal 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 276,000 Hindi 276,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) 7,200 Urdu - 7,200 - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 260,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 260,000 -
Kumhar Prajapat 20,000 Punjabi, Eastern 20,000 - - - - -
 Kumhiar (Hindu traditions) 20 Dogri 20 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 900 Gujarati 900 - - - - -
 Kutana 7,600 Hindi 7,600 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 279,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 279,000 -
 Lakhera 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Limbu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Lingayat 200 Kannada - - - - - 200
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 217,000 Hindi 217,000 - - 40 - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 5,000 Urdu - 5,000 - - - -
Lohar (Sikh traditions) 63,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 63,000 -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 49,000 Gujarati 49,000 - - - - -
 Machhi (Muslim traditions) 4,000 Urdu - 4,000 - - - -
Madari 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Magar 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 300 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Mahishya 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Mahratta 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) 91,000 Punjabi, Eastern 91,000 - - - - -
Mahtam (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 534,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 534,000 -
 Mahyavanshi 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
Makrani (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Punjabi, Eastern 1,500 - - - - -
 Makrani (Muslim traditions) 80 Gujarati - 80 - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 1,200 Malayalam - - - 1,200 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 114,000 Hindi 114,000 - - - - -
Mali (Sikh traditions) 2,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,700 -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Mappila 200 Malayalam - 200 - - - -
Marija (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Punjabi, Eastern 2,100 - - - 900 -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Mazhabi 2,680,000 Punjabi, Eastern 137,000 - - 20,000 2,523,000 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 141,000 Hindi 141,000 - - - - -
Megh (Sikh traditions) 3,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,300 -
Meo (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Meo (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 112,000 Punjabi, Eastern 112,000 - - 300 - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
Mirasi (Sikh traditions) 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,400 -
 Mizo 20 Mizo - - - 20 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 108,000 Bengali 108,000 - - - - -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 3,600 Urdu - 3,600 - - - -
Mochi (Sikh traditions) 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,400 -
 Moghal 2,300 Urdu - 2,300 - - - -
 Munda 50 Mundari 50 - - - - -
 Mussali 800 Punjabi, Eastern - 800 - - - -
Naar 70 Mandeali 70 - - - - -
 Nadar 200 Tamil 100 - - 80 - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 189,000 Hindi 189,000 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 273,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 273,000 -
 Nair 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Namassej 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Nat (Sikh traditions) 600 Hindi - - - - 600 -
 Nau Buddh 13,000 Marathi - - 13,000 - - -
 Newah 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Pakhiwara 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pallan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Paraiyan 70 Tamil 60 - - 30 - -
 Parsee 100 Gujarati - - - - - 100
 Pashtun Northern 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - 20 - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - 300 -
Perna (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 100 - - - 200 -
Perna (Muslim traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - 200 - - - -
 Persian 40 Persian, Iranian - 40 - - - -
 Pherera (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Dogri 500 - - - 1,000 -
 Pinjara 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
 Pod 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Portuguese Unknown Indo-Portuguese - - - - - -
 Qassab 3,300 Urdu - 3,300 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Gujarati 1,000 - - - - -
 Rabha 20 Assamese 20 - - - - -
Rachband 5,300 Punjabi, Eastern 5,300 - - - - -
 Rai 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Raigar 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 200 Rajbanshi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Atiras 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Rajput Bais (Sikh traditions) 10,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 10,000 -
 Rajput Bargujar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Baria (Muslim traditions) 1,900 Punjabi, Eastern - 1,900 - - - -
Rajput Baria (Sikh traditions) 2,900 Punjabi, Western - - - - 2,900 -
Rajput Bhadauria 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 72,000 Hindi 72,000 - - - - -
Rajput Bhatti (Muslim traditions) 2,500 Urdu - 2,500 - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Muslim traditions) 2,200 Urdu - 2,200 - - - -
Rajput Dadwal 900 Punjabi, Eastern 900 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Rajput Gahlot 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
Rajput Garewal (Muslim traditions) 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Janjua (Muslim traditions) 80 Kashmiri - 80 - - - -
Rajput Jaswal 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Rajput Kanet 14,000 Kangri 14,000 - - - 500 -
Rajput Lodi 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
Rajput Mandahar (Hindu traditions) 300 Haryanvi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Mandahar (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Rajput Manihas 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Rajput Rathor 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Rajput Sengar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Rajput Solanki 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Taon (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Taon (Muslim traditions) 300 Punjabi, Western - 300 - - - -
Rajput Thakur 5,300 Kangri 5,300 - - - - -
Rajput Tiwana 900 Punjabi, Eastern 900 - - - - -
Rajput Tonwar 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Hindu traditions) 480,000 Hindi 478,000 - - 200 - 2,200
 Rajput unspecified (Muslim traditions) 31,000 Urdu - 31,000 - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Sikh traditions) 547,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 547,000 -
Ramdasia (Hindu traditions) 113,000 Punjabi, Eastern 113,000 - - - - -
Ramdasia (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 405,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 405,000 -
Ramgarhia 4,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 4,100 -
Rathia (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Ravidas Chamar 18,000 Hindi 5,400 - - - 12,000 -
 Saini (Hindu traditions) 118,000 Hindi 118,000 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 512,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 512,000 -
Sangtarash 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Sanhai (Hindu traditions) 700 Mandeali 600 - - - 80 -
Sanhal 800 Punjabi, Eastern 800 - - - 50 -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 63,000 Hindi 63,000 - - - - -
 Sansi (Muslim traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - 200 - - - -
Sansi (Sikh traditions) 49,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 49,000 -
Sansoi 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - 300 -
Sarera (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Kangri 4,400 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 2,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,400 -
 Sarki Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Saryara (Hindu traditions) 20 Dogri 20 - - - - -
 Sayyid 35,000 Urdu - 35,000 - - - -
Sema 30 Naga, Sumi - - - 30 - -
 Shaikh 257,000 Urdu - 257,000 - 30 - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 12,000 Urdu - 12,000 - - - -
Shorgar (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern 1,400 - - - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
Sikligar (Sikh traditions) 6,800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 6,800 -
Singiwala 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Sirkiband 46,000 Punjabi, Eastern 8,900 - - - 37,000 -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 99,000 Hindi 98,000 - - - - 500
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 161,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 161,000 -
Sudh (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Punjabi, Eastern 29,000 - - - - -
Sudh (Sikh traditions) 5,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 5,000 -
 Sunuwar Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 1,600 Malayalam - - - 1,600 - -
 Tamang 30 Tamang, Eastern 30 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 90 Tamil - 90 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Hindu traditions) 135,000 Hindi 134,000 - - 60 - 20
 Tarkhan (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Punjabi, Eastern - 1,700 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 870,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 870,000 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 12,000 Urdu - 12,000 - - - -
Teli (Sikh traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
 Thakuri Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Tharu 60 Tharu, Madhya-Purbiya 60 - - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Tibetan 300 Tibetan, Central - - 300 - - -
 Tili Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Ulema (Hindu traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Ulema (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Telugu 21,000 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Vaddar (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
 Vanniyan 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
Vellalan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 53,000 Hindi 51,000 - - 40 1,900 30
 Yadav (Muslim traditions) 1,200 Urdu - 1,200 - - - -
Yadav Sadgope 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
  Totals:  493 28,680,000   468 10,448,000 566,000 45,000 368,000 17,176,000 39,000
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