CountryIndia

State:

  

Punjab

District:

  

Amritsar



Number of People Groups

310

Unreached People Groups

301

Total Population

2,749,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

2.1 %

Hindu

26.1 %

Muslim

0.5 %

Sikh

71.3 %

Other Religions

0.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ad Dharmi 900 Punjabi, Eastern 800 - 20 - 80 -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
 Agri 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
 Anal Unknown Anal - - - - - -
Anglo 300 English - - - 300 - -
 Ansari 500 Urdu - 500 - 20 - -
 Arain (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Arain (Sikh traditions) 3,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,200 -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - 60
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 113,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 113,000 -
 Awan 2,600 Punjabi, Eastern - 2,600 - - - -
 Bagdi 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Bagdi (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 200 - - - 60 -
 Bania Agarwal 1,700 Hindi 1,300 - - - - 400
 Bania Gahoi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 200 Hindi 60 - - - - 100
 Bania Porwal 200 Hindi 100 - - - - 60
 Bania unspecified 10,000 Hindi 9,100 - - 30 100 700
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 30 Lambadi 30 - - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Barwala (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Batwal (Hindu traditions) 200 Dogri 200 - - - - -
Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 4,200 Telugu 4,200 - - - - -
Bazigar (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
Bazigar (Sikh traditions) 2,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,400 -
 Bedar Punjab 700 Punjabi, Eastern 700 - - - - -
Bhabra (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Bhabra (Jain traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - 200
Bhabra (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 1,900 - - 20 70 -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Bhatia (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
Bhojki 100 Kangri 100 - - - - -
 Bodo 50 Boro 40 - - - - -
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 18,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 18,000 -
 Brahmin Acharaj 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Brahmin Christian 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - 40 - -
 Brahmin Dhiman 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaur 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 300 Kashmiri 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Brahmin Mohan 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Purohit 200 Marwari 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Sanadhya 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - 200
 Burmese 30 Burmese - - 30 - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 6,800 Hindi 6,600 - 100 200 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 18,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - 300 17,000 -
Chanal 20 Mandeali 20 - - - - -
 Changar 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Chhimba (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 15,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 15,000 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - 20
Chhipa (Sikh traditions) 23,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 23,000 -
 Christian unspecified 4,800 Kannada - - - 4,800 - -
 Chuhra 64,000 Punjabi, Eastern 11,000 - 100 45,000 7,800 -
Dagi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi - - - - - -
 Darai 200 Kangri 200 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 3,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,200 -
 Deha 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - 20 -
 Dhangar Bharwad 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
Dhangri 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Dhobi (Sikh traditions) 2,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,200 -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 6,000 Odia 6,000 - - - - -
Dom (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Faqir 600 Urdu 100 50 - - 400 -
Gagra 100 Punjabi, Eastern 80 - - - 20 -
Gandhila 30 Punjabi, Eastern 30 - - - - -
 Ghirath (Hindu traditions) 400 Kangri 400 - - - - -
Ghirath (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Goan Catholic 100 Konkani, Goan - - - 100 - -
 Gosain 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 7,600 Hindi 7,500 - - - - 60
 Gujar (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Hajam 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 20 Chinese, Mandarin - - 20 - - -
Ilavan 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
Jat Ahlawat 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Athwal 500 Punjabi, Eastern 500 - - - - -
Jat Bains (Hindu traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
Jat Bajwa (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Jat Bal 3,800 Punjabi, Eastern 3,800 - - - - -
Jat Basi 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
Jat Bhainwal 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Bhangu 1,500 Punjabi, Eastern 1,500 - - - - -
Jat Bhopa Rai 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Jat Bhullar (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Punjabi, Eastern 1,700 - - - - -
Jat Bhullar (Sikh traditions) 8,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 8,000 -
Jat Bhutta (Hindu traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern 40 - - - - -
Jat Bhuttar 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Sikh traditions) 10,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 10,000 -
Jat Chattha 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
Jat Chhadar (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern 1,100 - - - - -
Jat Chhina (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Punjabi, Eastern 1,700 - - - - -
Jat Chima (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Jat Dalal 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Jat Deo 500 Punjabi, Eastern 500 - - - - -
Jat Dharial 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
Jat Dhariwal (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Punjabi, Eastern 1,700 - - - - -
Jat Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Jat Dhillon (Sikh traditions) 26,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 26,000 -
Jat Dhindsa (Hindu traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Dosanj 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
Jat Gandhi 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Garewal 500 Punjabi, Eastern 500 - - - - -
Jat Ghangas 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat Ghumman (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Jat Gil (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Punjabi, Eastern 13,000 - - - - -
 Jat Gil (Sikh traditions) 20,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20,000 -
Jat Goraia (Hindu traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern 700 - - - - -
Jat Handal 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern 1,400 - - - - -
Jat Her 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
Jat Hijra 1,200 Haryanvi 1,200 - - - - -
 Jat Jakhar 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Jat Johal 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
Jat Kahlon 700 Punjabi, Eastern 700 - - - - -
Jat Kang 2,200 Punjabi, Eastern 2,200 - - - - -
Jat Mahil (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern 1,400 - - - - -
Jat Mangat 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
 Jat Mann (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Jat Mann (Sikh traditions) 17,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 17,000 -
Jat Nain 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Jat Pannun 3,900 Punjabi, Eastern 3,900 - - - - -
Jat Pawania 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Jat Radhawa 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
Jat Randhawa (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Punjabi, Eastern 12,000 - - - - -
Jat Rathi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Sahi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Sahola 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
Jat Sangere 70 Punjabi, Western 70 - - - - -
Jat Sarah 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
Jat Sarai (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Punjabi, Eastern 2,100 - - - - -
Jat Sarai (Sikh traditions) 19,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 19,000 -
 Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Hindi 5,800 - - - - -
Jat Sidhu (Sikh traditions) 60,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60,000 -
Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 14,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 14,000 -
Jat Sipra (Hindu traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern 40 - - - - -
Jat Sohal 1,300 Punjabi, Eastern 1,300 - - - - -
Jat Sohi 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Jat Sumra (Hindu traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
Jat Thand 20 Punjabi, Eastern 20 - - - - -
 Jat unspecified (Hindu traditions) 177,000 Hindi 177,000 - - 300 - -
 Jat unspecified (Sikh traditions) 217,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - 100 217,000 -
Jat Varaich (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Jat Virk (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Punjabi, Eastern 26,000 - - 30 - -
 Jhinwar (Muslim traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - 80 - - - -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 88,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 88,000 -
 Julaha 11,000 Hindi 7,500 - 40 - 3,000 -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - 20 - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 7,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 7,700 -
 Kaibartta 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 87,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 87,000 -
Kanchan (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Karal (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 300 Kashmiri - 300 - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 200 - - - 20 -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 44,000 Hindi 44,000 - - 40 - 80
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) 60 Kacchi - 60 - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 58,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 58,000 -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 600 Gujarati 400 - - - 200 -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 72,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 72,000 -
Kumhar Prajapat 2,600 Punjabi, Eastern 2,600 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Kutana 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 62,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 62,000 -
 Lakhera 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Lingayat 30 Kannada - - - - - 30
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - 40 - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Lohar (Sikh traditions) 3,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,000 -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Gujarati 12,000 - - - - -
 Machhi (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
Madari 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Mahishya 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Mahratta 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Punjabi, Eastern 4,100 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 113,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 113,000 -
 Mahyavanshi 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 200 Malayalam - - - 200 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
Mali (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Mappila 20 Malayalam - 20 - - - -
Marija (Hindu traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - 70 -
 Mazhabi 457,000 Punjabi, Eastern 5,900 - - 5,000 446,000 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - - - - -
Megh (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Punjabi, Eastern 11,000 - - 200 - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
Mirasi (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 8,100 Bengali 8,100 - - - - -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Mochi (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Moghal 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Mussali 200 Punjabi, Eastern - 200 - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 67,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 67,000 -
 Nair 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Namassej 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Nat (Sikh traditions) 20 Hindi - - - - 20 -
 Nau Buddh 500 Marathi - - 500 - - -
 Parsee 50 Gujarati - - - - - 50
 Pashtun Northern 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Perna (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Persian 20 Persian, Iranian - 20 - - - -
 Pherera (Hindu traditions) 30 Dogri - - - - 20 -
 Pod 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Qassab 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 30 Rajbanshi 30 - - - - -
Rajput Atiras 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Rajput Bais (Sikh traditions) 1,800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,800 -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 7,200 Hindi 7,200 - - - - -
Rajput Bhatti (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Rajput Dadwal 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Rajput Gahlot 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Jaswal 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Rajput Kanet 700 Kangri 700 - - - - -
Rajput Lodi 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
Rajput Mandahar (Hindu traditions) 60 Haryanvi 60 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Rajput Rathor 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Sengar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Taon (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Rajput Thakur 200 Kangri 200 - - - - -
Rajput Tiwana 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Hindu traditions) 36,000 Hindi 36,000 - - 30 - 200
 Rajput unspecified (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Sikh traditions) 67,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 67,000 -
Ramdasia (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Punjabi, Eastern 2,200 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 46,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 46,000 -
Ravidas Chamar 200 Hindi 60 - - - 200 -
 Saini (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 70,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70,000 -
Sangtarash 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Sanhai (Hindu traditions) Unknown Mandeali - - - - - -
Sanhal 90 Punjabi, Eastern 80 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 9,500 Hindi 9,500 - - - - -
Sansi (Sikh traditions) 9,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 9,700 -
Sansoi Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Sarera (Hindu traditions) Unknown Kangri - - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Sayyid 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Shaikh 4,600 Urdu - 4,600 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
Shorgar (Hindu traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern 80 - - - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
Sikligar (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
Sirkiband 200 Punjabi, Eastern 30 - - - 200 -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Hindi 3,300 - - - - 60
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 47,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 47,000 -
Sudh (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Punjabi, Eastern 1,500 - - - - -
Sudh (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Syrian Christian 300 Malayalam - - - 300 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Hindi 2,500 - - 30 - 20
 Tarkhan (Muslim traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - 80 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 111,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 111,000 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Teli (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Tibetan 30 Tibetan, Central - - 30 - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 900 Telugu 900 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Vaddar (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Vanniyan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 8,100 Hindi 8,000 - - - 40 30
  Totals:  310 2,749,000   301 716,000 13,000 900 58,000 1,960,000 2,200
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