CountryIndia

State:

  

Punjab

District:

  

Amritsar



Number of People Groups

308

Unreached People Groups

299

Total Population

2,858,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

2.0 %

Hindu

29.0 %

Muslim

0.5 %

Sikh

68.5 %

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 400 Urdu - 400 - 20 - -
 Arain (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Arain (Sikh traditions) 3,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,100 -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - 60
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 111,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 111,000 -
 Awan 2,500 Punjabi, Eastern - 2,500 - - - -
Bagdi (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Bagdi, Wagdi 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 200 - - - 60 -
 Bania 20,000 Hindi 18,000 - - 50 300 1,500
 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
 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) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Telugu 4,100 - - - - -
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) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Bhatia (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
Bhojki 100 Kangri 100 - - - - -
 Bodo 50 Bodo 40 - - - - -
 Brahmin 51,000 Hindi 50,000 - - - - 400
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 17,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 17,000 -
 Brahmin, Acharaj 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Brahmin, Christian 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - 40 - -
 Brahmin, Dhiman 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
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 - - - - -
 Burmese 30 Burmese - - 30 - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 6,700 Hindi 6,500 - 100 200 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 17,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - 300 17,000 -
Chanal 20 Mandeali 20 - - - - -
 Changar 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Chhimba (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
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 4,700 Hindi - - - 4,700 - -
 Chuhra 62,000 Punjabi, Eastern 10,000 - 100 44,000 7,600 -
Dagi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi - - - - - -
 Darai 200 Kangri 200 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 3,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,100 -
 Deha 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - 20 -
 Dhangar 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Dhangri 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Dhobi (Sikh traditions) 2,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,100 -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 5,900 Oriya 5,900 - - - - -
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) 300 Kangri 300 - - - - -
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) 7,400 Hindi 7,400 - - - - 60
 Gujar (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Hajam 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 20 Chinese, Mandarin - - 20 - - -
Ilavan 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 237,000 Hindi 237,000 - - 400 - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 248,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - 100 248,000 -
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 3,700 Punjabi, Eastern 3,700 - - - - -
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) 7,800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 7,800 -
Jat, Bhutta (Hindu traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern 40 - - - - -
Jat, Bhuttar 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
Jat, Chahil (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
Jat, Chahil (Sikh traditions) 10,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 10,000 -
Jat, Chattha 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
Jat, Chhadar (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
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) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
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) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Jat, Dhillon (Sikh traditions) 25,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 25,000 -
Jat, Dhindsa (Hindu traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat, Dosanj 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
Jat, Gandhi 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat, Garewal 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
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) 19,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 19,000 -
Jat, Goraia (Hindu traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
Jat, Handal 1,300 Punjabi, Eastern 1,300 - - - - -
Jat, Her 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
Jat, Hijra 1,100 Haryanvi 1,100 - - - - -
 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) 1,300 Punjabi, Eastern 1,300 - - - - -
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) 11,000 Punjabi, Eastern 11,000 - - - - -
Jat, Rathi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat, Sahi (Hindu traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Jat, Sahola 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
Jat, Sangere 70 Punjabi, Eastern 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) 5,700 Hindi 5,700 - - - - -
Jat, Sidhu (Sikh traditions) 58,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 58,000 -
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 Punjabi, Eastern 30 - - - - -
Jat, Sumra (Hindu traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
Jat, Thand 20 Punjabi, Eastern 20 - - - - -
Jat, Varaich (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Jat, Virk (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - 30 - -
 Jhinwar (Muslim traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - 80 - - - -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 86,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 86,000 -
 Julaha 10,000 Hindi 7,400 - 40 - 2,900 -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - 20 - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 7,600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 7,600 -
 Kaibartta 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 85,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 85,000 -
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) 200 Hindi 200 - - - 20 -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 43,000 Hindi 43,000 - - 40 - 80
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) 60 Gujarati - 60 - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 57,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 57,000 -
 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) 71,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 71,000 -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Kutana 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 61,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 61,000 -
 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) 2,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,900 -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Gujarati 11,000 - - - - -
 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) 4,000 Punjabi, Eastern 4,000 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 111,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 111,000 -
 Mahyavanshi 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 200 Malayalam - - - 200 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
Mali (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Mappila 20 Malayalam - 20 - - - -
Marija (Hindu traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - 70 -
 Mazhabi 447,000 Punjabi, Eastern 5,800 - - 4,900 437,000 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Hindi 5,800 - - - - -
Megh (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Punjabi, Eastern 11,000 - - 200 - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
Mirasi (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 7,900 Bengali 7,900 - - - - -
 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) 65,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 65,000 -
 Nair 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Namassej 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Nat (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Nau Buddh 500 Marathi - - 500 - - -
 Parsee 50 Gujarati - - - - - 50
 Pashtun, Pathan 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 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Qassab 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 20 Rajbanshi 20 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 66,000 Hindi 66,000 - - 50 - 300
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 66,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 66,000 -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
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) 7,100 Hindi 7,100 - - - - -
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 Punjabi, Eastern 60 - - - - -
Rajput, Manihas 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Parihar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput, Rathor 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Rajput, Salehria 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput, Sengar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Taon (Hindu traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern 80 - - - - -
Rajput, Thakur 200 Kangri 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Tiwana 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
Ramdasia (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 45,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 45,000 -
Ravidas Chamar 200 Hindi 60 - - - 200 -
 Saini (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 68,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 68,000 -
Sangtarash 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Sanhai (Hindu traditions) Unknown Mandeali - - - - - -
Sanhal 80 Punjabi, Eastern 70 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 9,300 Hindi 9,300 - - - - -
Sansi (Sikh traditions) 9,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 9,500 -
Sansoi Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Sarera (Hindu traditions) Unknown Kangri - - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Sayyid 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Shaikh 4,500 Urdu - 4,500 - - - -
Shorgar (Hindu traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern 80 - - - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
Sikligar (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
Sirkiband 200 Punjabi, Eastern 30 - - - 200 -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - 60
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 46,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 46,000 -
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) 2,500 Hindi 2,400 - - 30 - 20
 Tarkhan (Muslim traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - 80 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 109,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 109,000 -
 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) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
Vaddar (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Vanniyan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 7,900 Hindi 7,800 - - - 40 30
  Totals:  308 2,858,000   299 829,000 13,000 900 56,000 1,957,000 3,300
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