Country:

India

State: Punjab
District: All

Number of People Groups

491

Unreached People Groups

469

Total Population

30,428,000

Buddhist

0.1 %

Christian

0.3 %

Hindu

39.3 %

Muslim

1.9 %

Sikh

58.2 %

Other Religions

0.2 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ad Dharmi 724,000 Punjabi, Eastern 636,000 - 26,000 80 62,000 -
 Adi Dravida 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Agri 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Aheria 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
Ahom 70 Assamese 70 - - - - -
 Anal Unknown Anal - - - - - -
Anglo 1,300 English - - - 1,300 - -
 Ansari 13,000 Urdu - 13,000 - 50 - -
 Arain (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 23,000 Urdu - 23,000 - - - -
Arain (Sikh traditions) 16,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 16,000 -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 159,000 Hindi 159,000 - - 30 - 500
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 369,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 369,000 -
 Awan 9,900 Punjabi, Eastern - 9,900 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 3,800 Hindi 3,400 - - - 400 -
 Bagdi 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Bagdi (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Bahrupi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 117,000 Hindi 117,000 - - - - -
 Baloch 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 6,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - 1,100 -
 Bania 367,000 Hindi 340,000 - - 70 3,400 24,000
 Bania Agarwal 73,000 Hindi 67,000 - - - - 6,500
Bania Brittal 20 Assamese 20 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - 70
 Bania Jaiswal 1,800 Hindi 700 - - - - 1,100
 Bania Kasarwani 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 5,000 Hindi 5,000 - - - - -
Bania Khandelwal 600 Hindi 500 - - - - 70
Bania Mahajan 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
Bania Modh 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 2,900 Hindi 1,200 - - - - 1,700
 Bania Porwal 4,400 Hindi 3,600 - - - - 800
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Lambadi 4,100 - - - 300 -
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - 30 -
 Baori 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
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 - 30 20 - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 97,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - 60 97,000 -
 Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 136,000 Hindi 136,000 - 20 - - -
Bazigar (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
Bazigar (Sikh traditions) 65,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 65,000 -
 Bedar Punjab 13,000 Punjabi, Eastern 13,000 - - - 90 -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Beldar (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Bhabra (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
Bhabra (Jain traditions) 5,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - 5,200
Bhabra (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 6,500 Hindi 6,500 - - - - -
Bhatia (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Bhil 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Bhojki 1,300 Kangri 1,300 - - - - -
 Bhotia Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Bishnoi (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Bodla 20 Punjabi, Eastern - 20 - - - -
 Brahmin 665,000 Hindi 659,000 - - - - 6,200
 Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 74,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 74,000 -
 Brahmin Acharaj 8,000 Hindi 8,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Christian 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - 40 - -
 Brahmin Dakaut 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Dhiman 8,000 Hindi 8,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Haryana 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 6,100 Kashmiri 6,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 8,100 Hindi 8,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Mohan 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Purohit 1,800 Marwari 1,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 5,500 Hindi 5,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Burmese 70 Burmese - - 70 - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 648,000 Hindi 635,000 - 3,300 9,100 - -
 Chamar (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 1,284,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - 14,000 1,271,000 -
Chanal 1,400 Hindi 1,200 - 30 - 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) 98,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 98,000 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - 800
Chhipa (Sikh traditions) 115,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 115,000 -
 Christian 34,000 Tamil - - - 34,000 - -
Dagi (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 700 - - - 200 -
 Darai 2,200 Kangri 2,100 - - - 70 -
 Darjee Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 8,100 Hindi 8,000 - - - - 70
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 1,200 Urdu - 1,200 - - - -
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 33,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 33,000 -
Daule (Hindu traditions) 4,700 Punjabi, Eastern 4,700 - - - - -
Daule (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Deha 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - 700 -
 Dhangar Bharwad 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Dhangri 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 108,000 Hindi 101,000 - - 200 7,200 -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
Dhobi (Sikh traditions) 7,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 7,100 -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 213,000 Odia 213,000 - 100 - 200 -
 Dom (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
Dom (Sikh traditions) 3,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,500 -
Dosali 400 Dogri 400 - - - - -
 Faqir 7,600 Urdu 2,500 1,100 - - 4,000 -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Gaddi (Hindu traditions) 200 Gaddi 200 - - - - -
Gagra 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern 900 - - - 200 -
Gandhila 5,300 Punjabi, Eastern 5,200 - - - 200 -
Gardi (Hindu traditions) 600 Dogri 600 - - - - -
Gardi (Muslim traditions) 100 Kashmiri - 100 - - - -
 Garo Unknown Garo - - - - - -
 Gawaria 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Gharti Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Ghirath (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Kangri 4,100 - - - - -
Ghirath (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Goanese 400 Konkani, Goan - - - 400 - -
 Gosain 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 163,000 Hindi 162,000 - - 30 - 400
 Gujar (Muslim traditions) 19,000 Urdu - 19,000 - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 28,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 28,000 -
 Gurung 30 Nepali - - - - - -
 Hajam 4,600 Urdu - 4,600 - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 70 Chinese, Mandarin - - 70 - - -
Harni 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Ho Unknown Ho - - - - - -
 Ilavan 500 Malayalam 500 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 3,035,000 Hindi 3,029,000 - - 4,400 - 2,500
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 38,000 Urdu - 38,000 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 6,798,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - 1,300 6,798,000 -
Jat Ahlawat 7,400 Hindi 7,400 - - - - -
Jat Aulak (Sikh traditions) 37,000 Punjabi, Western - - - - 37,000 -
Jat Badhechha 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
Jat Badher 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
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) 5,200 Hindi 5,200 - - - - -
Jat Bhainwal 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
Jat Bhopa Rai 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat Bhullar (Sikh traditions) 55,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 55,000 -
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) 68,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 68,000 -
Jat Chattha 700 Punjabi, Eastern 700 - - - - -
Jat Chhadar (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern 1,200 - - - - -
Jat Chhina (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Punjabi, Eastern 1,900 - - - - -
Jat Chima (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Jat Dagar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Jat Dalal 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
Jat Deo 700 Punjabi, Eastern 700 - - - - -
 Jat Deswal 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Jat Dhanewar 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
Jat Dhankar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Dhanoi 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Dharial 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern 1,100 - - - - -
 Jat Dhariwal (Hindu traditions) 90,000 Punjabi, Eastern 90,000 - - - - -
Jat Dhariwal (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Jat Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 67,000 Hindi 67,000 - - - - -
Jat Dhillon (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Jat Dhillon (Sikh traditions) 162,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 162,000 -
Jat Dhindsa (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
Jat Dhindsa (Sikh traditions) 43,000 Punjabi, Western - - - - 43,000 -
Jat Dosanj 2,700 Punjabi, Eastern 2,700 - - - - -
Jat Gandhi 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
Jat Garewal 24,000 Punjabi, Western 24,000 - - - - -
Jat Ghangas 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Ghumman (Hindu traditions) 6,400 Hindi 6,400 - - - - -
Jat Gil (Hindu traditions) 124,000 Punjabi, Eastern 124,000 - - - - -
Jat Gil (Muslim traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - 800 - - - -
 Jat Gil (Sikh traditions) 122,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 122,000 -
Jat Golla 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Goraia (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
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 (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
Jat Jhalli 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
Jat Johal 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
Jat Jondhe 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Kahlon (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Punjabi, Western 18,000 - - - - -
Jat Kang 2,800 Punjabi, Eastern 2,800 - - - - -
Jat Kharral (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
Jat Kharral (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Jat Lohchab 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Mahil (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Punjabi, Eastern 1,700 - - - - -
Jat Mahil (Sikh traditions) 100 Haryanvi - - - - 100 -
Jat Mandahar 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
Jat Mangat 700 Punjabi, Eastern 700 - - - - -
 Jat Mann (Hindu traditions) 49,000 Hindi 49,000 - - - - -
Jat Mann (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Jat Mann (Sikh traditions) 107,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 107,000 -
Jat Nain 5,800 Hindi 5,800 - - - - -
Jat Nol 100 Punjabi, Western 100 - - - - -
Jat Opal 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
Jat Pannun 4,600 Punjabi, Eastern 4,600 - - - - -
Jat Pawania 7,400 Hindi 7,400 - - - - -
Jat Phogat 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Radhawa 700 Punjabi, Eastern 700 - - - - -
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) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat Sahi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Sahola 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
 Jat Sahrawat 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Sangere 200 Punjabi, Western 200 - - - - -
Jat Sangwan (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Jat Sarah 800 Punjabi, Eastern 800 - - - - -
Jat Sarai (Hindu traditions) 28,000 Punjabi, Eastern 28,000 - - - - -
Jat Sarai (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Jat Sarai (Sikh traditions) 135,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 135,000 -
 Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 217,000 Punjabi, Eastern 217,000 - - - - -
 Jat Sidhu (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Jat Sidhu (Sikh traditions) 390,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 390,000 -
 Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 106,000 Hindi 106,000 - - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - 1,100 - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 84,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 84,000 -
Jat Sipra (Hindu traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
Jat Sohal 1,600 Punjabi, Eastern 1,600 - - - - -
Jat Sohi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Sumra (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
Jat Thand 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Varaich (Hindu traditions) 6,800 Hindi 6,800 - - - - -
Jat Varaich (Muslim traditions) 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
Jat Virk (Hindu traditions) 9,500 Hindi 9,500 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Hindu traditions) 223,000 Punjabi, Eastern 223,000 - - 40 - -
 Jhinwar (Muslim traditions) 4,500 Punjabi, Eastern - 4,500 - - - -
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 335,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 335,000 -
 Jhojha (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Bengali 1,900 - - - - -
 Julaha 60,000 Hindi 59,000 - 300 - - -
 Kabirpanthi 23,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 23,000 -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 88,000 Hindi 88,000 - - 20 - -
Kahar (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 59,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 59,000 -
 Kaibartta 2,600 Bengali 2,600 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Kalbelia 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kamar 30 Kamar 30 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 140,000 Hindi 140,000 - - 30 - -
 Kamboh (Muslim traditions) 14,000 Urdu - 14,000 - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 395,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 395,000 -
 Kami 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Kanchan (Hindu traditions) 5,100 Hindi 5,100 - - - - -
 Karal (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 4,300 Kashmiri - 4,300 - - - -
Katia 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
Kharia Unknown Kharia - - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - 1,100 -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 332,000 Hindi 331,000 - - 100 - 1,100
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) 2,600 Gujarati - 2,600 - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 219,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 219,000 -
 Khoja 500 Gujarati - 500 - - - -
Khumra (Muslim traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - 80 - - - -
Kir (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Kir Nungar 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - 50 -
Koli 200 Gujarati 100 - - - 20 -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 9,500 Hindi 7,100 - - - 2,400 -
 Koli Mahadev 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 1,300 Hindi 1,000 - - - 400 -
 Kuki Chin 20 Chin, Thado - - - - - -
 Kumal 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 307,000 Hindi 307,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) 6,900 Urdu - 6,900 - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 253,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 253,000 -
Kumhar Prajapat 36,000 Punjabi, Eastern 36,000 - - - - -
 Kumhiar (Hindu traditions) 40 Dogri 40 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 900 Gujarati 900 - - - - -
 Kutana 7,300 Hindi 7,300 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 272,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 272,000 -
 Lakhera 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
 Lingayat 200 Kannada - - - - - 200
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 223,000 Hindi 223,000 - - 40 - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 4,800 Urdu - 4,800 - - - -
Lohar (Sikh traditions) 61,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 61,000 -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 63,000 Gujarati 63,000 - - - - -
 Machhi (Muslim traditions) 3,900 Urdu - 3,900 - - - -
Madari (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Magar 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 300 Marathi 300 - 20 - - -
 Mahishya 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Mahratta 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) 100,000 Punjabi, Eastern 100,000 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 518,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 518,000 -
 Mahyavanshi 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Makrani (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern 1,400 - - - - -
 Makrani (Muslim traditions) 80 Gujarati - 80 - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 1,100 Malayalam - - - 1,100 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 112,000 Hindi 112,000 - - - - -
Mali (Sikh traditions) 2,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,700 -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Mappila 200 Malayalam - 200 - - - -
Marija (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Punjabi, Eastern 2,200 - - - 900 -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Mazhabi (Hindu traditions) 185,000 Punjabi, Eastern 185,000 - 30 - - -
Mazhabi (Sikh traditions) 2,404,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - 400 24,000 2,383,000 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 153,000 Hindi 153,000 - - 200 - -
 Megh (Sikh traditions) 3,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,400 -
 Meo (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Mewati (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 121,000 Punjabi, Eastern 120,000 - - 200 - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
Mirasi (Sikh traditions) 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,400 -
 Mizo 20 Mizo - - - 20 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 103,000 Bengali 103,000 - - - - -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 3,500 Urdu - 3,500 - - - -
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 (Christian traditions) 80 Tamil - - - 80 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 198,000 Hindi 198,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 267,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 267,000 -
 Nair 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Nat (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
 Nau Buddh 800 Marathi - - 800 - - -
 Newah 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Pakhiwara 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) 30 Tamil - - - 30 - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Parsee 100 Gujarati - - - - - 100
 Pashtun, Pathan 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - 20 - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - 300 -
Perna (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 200 - - - 200 -
Perna (Muslim traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - 200 - - - -
 Persian 40 Persian, Iranian - 40 - - - -
 Pherera (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 500 - - - 1,000 -
 Pinjara 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
 Pod 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Qassab 3,200 Urdu - 3,200 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 900 Gujarati 900 - - - - -
 Rabha 30 Assamese 30 - - - - -
Rachband 5,100 Punjabi, Eastern 5,100 - - - - -
 Rai 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Raigar 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 918,000 Hindi 913,000 - 20 400 - 4,200
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 47,000 Urdu - 47,000 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 621,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 621,000 -
Rajput Atiras 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Hindi 5,800 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Rajput Bais (Sikh traditions) 10,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 10,000 -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Baria (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Punjabi, Eastern - 1,700 - - - -
Rajput Baria (Sikh traditions) 2,700 Punjabi, Western - - - - 2,700 -
 Rajput Bhadauria 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 80,000 Hindi 80,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Muslim traditions) 2,400 Urdu - 2,400 - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Muslim traditions) 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
Rajput Dadwal 900 Punjabi, Eastern 900 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
Rajput Garewal (Muslim traditions) 1,600 Punjabi, Eastern - 1,600 - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Janjua (Muslim traditions) 80 Kashmiri - 80 - - - -
 Rajput Jaswal 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - -
Rajput Jatu 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Rajput Kanet 14,000 Kangri 14,000 - - - 400 -
Rajput Lodi 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
Rajput Mandahar (Hindu traditions) 300 Haryanvi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Mandahar (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Muslim traditions) 40 Kashmiri - 40 - - - -
 Rajput Manj 1,100 Punjabi, Western - 1,100 - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Rajput Solanki 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Taon (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Taon (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
 Rajput Thakur 5,100 Kangri 5,100 - - - - -
Rajput Tiwana 900 Punjabi, Eastern 900 - - - - -
Rajput Tonwar (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Rajput Tonwar (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Ramdasia (Hindu traditions) 110,000 Punjabi, Eastern 110,000 - - - - -
Ramdasia (Muslim traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - 800 - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 394,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 394,000 -
Ramgarhia 4,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 4,200 -
 Rathia (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Ravidas Chamar 17,000 Hindi 5,300 - - - 12,000 -
 Saini (Hindu traditions) 114,000 Hindi 114,000 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 494,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 494,000 -
Sangtarash (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Sanhai (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 600 - 20 - 80 -
Sanhal 800 Punjabi, Eastern 800 - - - 50 -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 63,000 Hindi 63,000 - - 40 - -
 Sansi (Muslim traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - 200 - - - -
Sansi (Sikh traditions) 48,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - 80 47,000 -
Sansoi 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 700 - - - 300 -
Sarera (Hindu traditions) 4,300 Kangri 4,300 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 2,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,300 -
 Sarki Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Saryara (Hindu traditions) 40 Dogri 40 - - - - -
 Sayyid 33,000 Urdu - 33,000 - - - -
 Sema 30 Naga, Sumi - - - 30 - -
 Shaikh 245,000 Urdu - 245,000 - 30 - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 15,000 Urdu - 15,000 - - - -
Shorgar (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern 1,400 - - - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
Sikligar (Sikh traditions) 6,600 Hindi - - - - 6,600 -
Singiwala 300 Marwari 300 - - - - -
Sirkiband (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Punjabi, Eastern 12,000 - - 100 - -
Sirkiband (Sikh traditions) 37,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 37,000 -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 98,000 Hindi 98,000 - - - - 400
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 158,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 158,000 -
Sudh (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Punjabi, Eastern 29,000 - - - - -
Sudh (Sikh traditions) 4,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 4,900 -
 Sunuwar Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 1,400 Malayalam - - - 1,400 - -
 Tamang 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 90 Tamil - 90 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Hindu traditions) 131,000 Hindi 131,000 - - 60 - 20
 Tarkhan (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Punjabi, Eastern - 1,700 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 857,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 857,000 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 12,000 Urdu - 12,000 - - - -
Teli (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
 Thakuri Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Tharu 60 Tharu, Madhya-Purbiya 60 - - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 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) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Hindi 21,000 - 30 200 700 -
 Vanniyan 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
Vellalan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 56,000 Hindi 54,000 - - 40 2,000 30
 Yadav (Muslim traditions) 1,200 Urdu - 1,200 - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Zargar (Hindu traditions) 30 Dogri 30 - - - - -
  Totals:  491 30,428,000   469 11,966,000 569,000 31,000 93,000 17,719,000 56,000
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