CountryIndia

State:

  

Tamil Nadu

District:

  

Ariyalur



Number of People Groups

221

Unreached People Groups

202

Total Population

794,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

5.2 %

Hindu

93.5 %

Muslim

1.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 31,000 Tamil 28,000 - - 2,600 - -
Adi Karnataka 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan 38,000 Tamil 38,000 - - 200 - -
Ajila Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Alambadi kurichchan 40 Kurichiya 40 - - - - -
Alavan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
Ambalavasi 600 Malayalam 600 - - - - -
Ambattan 40 Tamil 30 - - - - -
Anglo Unknown English - - - - - -
Anuppan 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Arasar 20 Malayalam - - - - - -
Arayan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Arunthathiyar 3,200 Telugu 3,200 - - - - -
Ayyanavar 60 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Baira Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali - - - - - 30
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Bandi Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Bania 5,900 Hindi 5,800 - - - - 40
 Bania, Agarwal 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania, Chetti 3,300 Tamil 3,300 - - - - -
Banijiga 70 Kannada 40 - - - - 30
 Baria (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Basor 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
Bathada 20 Tulu 20 - - - - -
Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Telugu 4,400 - - - - -
 Beda Jangam 30 Kannada - - - - - 30
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
Bellara Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Bharathar 400 Tamil 200 - - 200 - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bohra 30 Gujarati - 30 - - - -
 Boya 3,700 Telugu 3,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin 32,000 Hindi 32,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Audich 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Brahmin, Chitpavan Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Brahmin, Deshastha Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Brahmin, Dravida 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Iyer 4,300 Tamil 4,300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Joshi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Kannada 1,800 Kannada 1,800 - - - - -
Brahmin, Kosala Nadu 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Marathi 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
Brahmin, Pancha Dravida 700 Malayalam 700 - - - - -
Brahmin, Saraswat 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sawaria Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Brahmin, Tamil 1,400 Tamil 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Telaganya 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Telugu 1,100 Telugu 1,100 - - - - -
Brahmin, Velanadu 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
Chackaravar 60 Tamil 50 - - - - -
Chakkiliyan 28,000 Tamil 26,000 - - 1,400 - -
 Chalvadi Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Chandala Unknown Odia - - - - - -
Chayakkaran 1,000 Tamil 1,000 - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 600 Hindi - - - 600 - -
Devanga 40 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Devendrakulathan 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Dhangar 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
Gandla 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
 Gangakula 80 Kannada 80 - - - - -
Gavara 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Godagali Unknown Odia - - - - - -
Godda Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Gosangi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Gowdali Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Unknown Chinese, Mandarin - - - - - -
Hill Pulayan 2,000 Tamil 2,000 - - - - -
Holer Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Ilavan 56,000 Malayalam 55,000 - - 400 - -
Ilavaniyan 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
Ilavathi 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Irular 10,000 Irula 10,000 - - 100 - -
Jambuvulu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
Kadaiyar Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Kadan 40 Kadar 40 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 19,000 Tamil 19,000 - - - - -
 Kakkalan 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
Kalladi Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Kallan 15,000 Tamil 15,000 - - - - -
Kammara 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Kanakkan 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Kaniyan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Kapu 3,400 Telugu 3,400 - - - - -
Karimpalan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Karumpuram 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Kattunayakan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Kavara 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Koliyan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Konda Reddi 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Korama Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Kori Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Koshti 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
Krishnanvak 70 Malayalam 70 - - - - -
Kudavakkal Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Kudumban 300 Tamil 300 - - 20 - -
Kudumi 1,400 Tamil 1,400 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Kunchatiga 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Kuravan 1,600 Malayalam 1,600 - - 70 - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kuruba 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Kuruman Unknown Kurumba, Betta - - - - - -
 Lingayat 200 Kannada - - - - - 200
 Lohana Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 40 Telugu - - - 40 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Mahratta 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Mahyavanshi 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
Maila Unknown Tulu - - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 20 Telugu - - - 20 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Mala Kuravan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Mala Pulayan 3,700 Telugu 3,700 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 60 Malayalam - - - 60 - -
Malai Arayan 60 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
Malai Pandaram 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Malakkuravan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Malayali Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Malayan, caste 1,200 Tamil 1,200 - - - - -
Malayarayar Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Mangala 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
 Mannan, caste 1,300 Malayalam 1,300 - - - - -
 Mappila 100 Malayalam - 100 - - - -
 Maravan 53,000 Tamil 52,000 - - 400 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Mavilan 200 Tulu 200 - - - - -
 Memon 40 Gujarati - 40 - - - -
 Moger Unknown Tulu - - - - - -
 Moghal 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Momna 20 Gujarati - 20 - - - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Mundala 30 Tulu 30 - - - - -
Mutali 1,500 Tamil 1,500 - - 20 - -
 Nadar 18,000 Tamil 12,000 - - 6,100 - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - 20
 Nair 11,000 Malayalam 11,000 - - - - -
Nalakeyava Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Nalkadaya Unknown Tulu - - - - - -
 Nau Buddh Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Navait 200 Malayalam - 200 - - - -
Navithan 4,100 Tamil 4,100 - - - - -
 Nayadi 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
Pagadai 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Paliyan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Pallan 65,000 Tamil 58,000 - - 7,300 - -
Palluvan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Pambada 20 Tulu 20 - - - - -
Panan 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
 Panchama 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
Pandaram 70 Malayalam 70 - - - - -
Panikkan 1,200 Tamil 1,200 - - - - -
 Pannadi 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
Panniandi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Paraiyan 81,000 Tamil 61,000 - - 20,000 - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Pathiyan 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
Perumal Makkukkaran 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Perumannan 60 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
Pulayan (Hindu traditions) 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
 Puthirai Vannan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Raddi Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rathawa 20 Rathawi 20 - - - - -
 Razu 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Sali 100 Kannada - - - - - 100
Samban 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Sayyid 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Semman Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Shaikh 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Sinhalese Unknown Sinhala - - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 80 Malayalam - - - 80 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 6,300 Tamil - 6,300 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi - - - - - 20
Thandan 40 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
Thoti, caste 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Tiruvalluvar Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Urali 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
Valan 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
Vallan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Valluvan 1,400 Tamil 1,400 - - - - -
Vaniyan 4,100 Tamil 4,000 - - 70 - -
Vannan 10,000 Tamil 8,600 - - 1,600 - -
 Vanniyan 109,000 Tamil 108,000 - - 200 - -
 Varli 20 Varli 20 - - - - -
 Vathiriyan 30 Tamil - - - 20 - -
Velakkithalanayan 2,700 Tamil 2,700 - - - - -
 Velama 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Vellalan 66,000 Tamil 66,000 - - 300 - -
Veluthadanayar 1,700 Malayalam 1,700 - - - - -
Vetan 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Vettiyan 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
Vettuvan 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 29,000 Telugu 29,000 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Yenadi 6,900 Telugu 6,900 - - - - -
  Totals:  221 794,000   202 743,000 8,300 30 42,000 90 600
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