CountryIndia

State:

  

Rajasthan

District:

  

Churu



Number of People Groups

217

Unreached People Groups

215

Total Population

2,317,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.0 %

Hindu

88.1 %

Muslim

11.6 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

1.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ad Dharmi Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Aghori 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Agri Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Aheria 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bagdi 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 9,400 Bengali 9,400 - - - - -
 Bairwa 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bajgar Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 35,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - 3,800
Bania Dhusar 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - 30
 Bania Kasarwani 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
Bania Khandelwal 2,100 Hindi 700 - - - - 1,400
Bania Mahajan 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 1,200 Hindi 800 - - - - 400
 Bania Porwal 1,400 Hindi 4,200 - - - - 400
Bania Saraogi 1,000 Hindi - - - - - 1,000
 Bania Srimali 1,600 Gujarati 1,300 - - - - 300
Bania Ummad 1,000 Hindi 700 - - - - 300
 Bania unspecified 159,000 Hindi 156,000 - - - - 13,000
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Lambadi 12,000 - - - - -
Banjara Rathor (Hindu traditions) 700 Lambadi 700 - - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Baori 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Bargi 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bhabra (Jain traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - 70
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Bhansala 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bhil Mina 80 Wagdi 80 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Bhisti 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Bidakia 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bishnoi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bola 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bagda 7,200 Hindi 7,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Bhatt 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
Brahmin Bhojak 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaur 45,000 Hindi 45,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 6,000 Hindi 6,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Haryana 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Khandelwal 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Parikh 9,000 Hindi 9,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Sanadhya 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Sankliwal 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 6,000 Hindi 6,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Trivedi Mewada 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 149,000 Hindi 147,000 - - - - 1,600
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 126,000 Hindi 126,000 - 300 60 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Chandala Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Gujarati 3,400 - - - - -
Chhipa (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Christian unspecified 80 Kannada - - - 80 - -
 Chuhra 800 Punjabi, Eastern 700 - - 200 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
 Dangi 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Daroga (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,300 - - - - 30
 Dhakad 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
 Dhanka 500 Gujarati 400 - - - - 40
Dhankia 100 Dhundari 100 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 6,300 Hindi 6,300 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
 Faqir 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Gandia Rajasthan 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Gujarati 1,300 - - - - -
 Gawaria 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
Godhi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Gosain 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 151,000 Hindi 151,000 - - - - 200
 Hajam 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 244,000 Hindi 243,000 - - - - 200
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
Jat Bajwa (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Jat Chima (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Jat Dagar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
Jat Dhariwal (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Punjabi, Eastern 1,500 - - - - -
Jat Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Jat Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Jat Ghatwal (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Jat Gil (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Punjabi, Eastern 2,200 - - - - -
Jat Hela 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Jat Kharral (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Jat Mann (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Jat Pachhade 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Jat Sahrawat 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
Jat Varaich (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Jat Virk (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Jingar 40 Marwari 40 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Bengali 17,000 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Kalbelia 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Kamad 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Kaparia 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Khati (Hindu traditions) 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 8,500 Hindi 8,500 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Kokna Unknown Kukna - - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
Koria 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 64,000 Hindi 64,000 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 4,900 Hindi 4,900 - - - - -
Madari 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Mahishya 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Mahratta 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Mahyavanshi 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 100,000 Hindi 100,000 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Manihar 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Mazhabi 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 163,000 Hindi 163,000 - - - - -
 Mehar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Meo (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Merat (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Mina 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Bengali 1,900 - - - - -
 Moghal 4,300 Urdu - 4,300 - - - -
 Mussali 200 Punjabi, Eastern - 200 - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 28,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Naikda 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Nau Buddh 200 Marathi - - 200 - - -
 Pashtun Northern 63,000 Urdu - 63,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Patelia Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Pinjara 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Gujarati 2,200 - - - - -
Raigar 38,000 Hindi 38,000 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 119,000 Hindi 118,000 - - - - 800
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 9,500 Hindi 9,500 - - - - -
Rajput Gahlot 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
Rajput Kachhwaha 36,000 Hindi 36,000 - - - - -
Rajput Khaimkani 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Rajput Rathor 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Rajput Solanki 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Rajput Tonwar 9,200 Hindi 9,200 - - - - -
Ramdasia (Hindu traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern 500 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Rathia (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Ravidas Chamar 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Rawal (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Rawat 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Saharia Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Salvi 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 7,100 Hindi 7,100 - - - - -
Santia (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Sargara 20 Marwari 20 - - - - -
 Sayyid 20,000 Urdu - 20,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 156,000 Urdu - 156,000 - - - -
Shaikh Qureshi 19,000 Urdu - 19,000 - - - -
Singiwala 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Sirvi 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - 20
Sondhia 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 6,800 Hindi 6,800 - - - - -
Thakkar Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 90,000 Hindi 90,000 - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 54,000 Hindi 54,000 - - - - -
  Totals:  217 2,317,000   215 2,042,000 268,000 500 300 1,500 24,000
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