Country:

India

State: Bihar
District: All

Number of People Groups

461

Unreached People Groups

435

Total Population

118,043,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

83.9 %

Muslim

15.9 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 27,000 Urdu - 27,000 - - - -
 Adi Dravida 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
Adi Dravida Christian Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Aghori 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Aguri 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Amat 234,000 Hindi 234,000 - - - - -
Anglo 300 English - - - 300 - -
 Ansari 1,980,000 Urdu - 1,980,000 - - - -
Aoghar 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Arab Unknown Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Asur 4,200 Asuri 4,100 50 - - - 20
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 937,000 Hindi 937,000 - - - - -
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 32,000 Urdu - 32,000 - - - -
 Badhi (Muslim traditions) 5,000 Urdu - 5,000 - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 8,600 Bengali 8,600 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 9,500 Bengali 9,500 - - - - -
 Baiga 500 Hindi 400 60 - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 237,000 Hindi 237,000 - - - - -
Bajikar (Hindu traditions) 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
Bajikar (Muslim traditions) 900 Bengali - 900 - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Balija (Muslim traditions) 700 Telugu - 700 - - - -
 Bania 833,000 Hindi 822,000 - - - - 11,000
Bania Adrakhi 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 47,000 Hindi 45,000 - - - - 1,400
 Bania Agrahari 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Bania Bais 46,000 Hindi 46,000 - - - - -
 Bania Baranwal 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Bania Barnawar 29,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 6,700 Hindi 6,700 - - - - -
 Bania Gandha Banik 3,400 Bengali 3,400 - - - - -
 Bania Jaiswal 400 Hindi 400 - - - - 40
 Bania Kasarwani 42,000 Hindi 42,000 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 9,500 Hindi 9,500 - - - - -
Bania Khatri 47,000 Hindi 47,000 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 300 Hindi 200 - - - - 100
Bania Rastaogi 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Bania Rauniar 66,000 Hindi 66,000 - - - - -
 Bania Subarna Banik 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Bania Ummad 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Lambadi 2,800 - - - - -
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 42,000 Hindi 42,000 - - - - -
 Bantar 137,000 Maithili 137,000 - - 80 - -
Bardai 6,500 Hindi 6,500 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 231,000 Hindi 231,000 - - - - -
 Bathudi 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Bauri 2,300 Bengali 2,300 - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Bedia (Muslim traditions) 40 Bengali - 40 - - - -
Beg 2,500 Bengali - 2,500 - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 382,000 Kannada 382,000 - - - - -
Beldar Laria (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
Bhakat 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 7,200 Urdu - 7,200 - - - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim traditions) 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
 Bhar 165,000 Bhojpuri 165,000 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 164,000 Hindi 164,000 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 5,800 Urdu - 5,800 - - - -
 Bhisti 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Bhogta 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 763,000 Hindi 763,000 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Muslim traditions) 7,400 Urdu - 7,400 - - - -
Bhoi Ghogra 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Bhoi Kamti 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Bhoi Kharbind 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Bhoi Kharot 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
Bhoi Nikhad 8,000 Hindi 8,000 - - - - -
 Bhotia 90 Nepali - - 90 - - -
 Bhuiya 730,000 Hindi 730,000 - 500 200 - -
 Bhuiya Ghatwar 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
 Bhumij 3,200 Bengali 3,200 - - - - -
 Bind 524,000 Bhojpuri 524,000 - - - - -
Birhor 400 Birhor 300 20 - 20 - -
 Birjia 400 Bijori 400 - - - - -
Bisati 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Brahmin 6,783,000 Hindi 6,781,000 - - - - 5,000
 Brahmin (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Brahmin Acharya 2,600 Bengali 2,600 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 5,700 Bengali 5,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bhumihar 2,081,000 Hindi 2,081,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 332,000 Hindi 332,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Jijhotia 117,000 Hindi 117,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 54,000 Hindi 54,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Jyoti 36,000 Odia 36,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 464,000 Hindi 464,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 63,000 Hindi 63,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 8,700 Hindi 8,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maithili 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 178,000 Bengali 178,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Rikhisur 9,200 Hindi 9,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 77,000 Hindi 77,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 333,000 Hindi 333,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Utkal 15,000 Bengali 15,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Vaidik 16,000 Bengali 16,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Varendra 34,000 Bengali 34,000 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 90,000 Bengali 90,000 - - - - -
 Burmese 50 Burmese - - 50 - - -
 Chain 80,000 Bengali 80,000 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 4,819,000 Hindi 4,737,000 - 4,000 75,000 200 -
 Chamar (Muslim traditions) 7,000 Urdu - 7,000 - - - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Chaupal 86,000 Hindi 83,000 - 20 100 - -
 Chenna Dasar 800 Kannada 800 - - - - -
 Chero 13,000 Hindi 13,000 200 - - - -
 Chhetri 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Chhipa (Muslim traditions) 3,100 Urdu - 3,100 - - - -
Chik (Muslim traditions) 3,700 Urdu - 3,700 - - - -
 Chik Baraik 2,200 Hindi 1,600 600 - - - -
Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Christian 8,900 Tamil - - - 8,900 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 5,900 Marathi 5,900 - - - - -
Dai (Muslim traditions) 1,400 Bengali - 1,400 - - - -
 Darai 400 Kangri 400 - - - - -
 Darjee 1,000 Nepali 1,000 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 107,000 Urdu - 107,000 - - - -
Darzi Kaithiya (Muslim traditions) 2,000 Urdu - 2,000 - - - -
Darzi Mathuria (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Darzi Namdev (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Darzi Sribastab (Muslim traditions) 5,300 Urdu - 5,300 - - - -
Devhar 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
Dhangri 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 2,505,000 Hindi 2,505,000 - - - - -
Dhanuk Dhankar 75,000 Hindi 75,000 - - - - -
 Dharkar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Dhimal 2,000 Rangpuri 1,500 - - - 30 400
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 760,000 Hindi 763,000 - 200 20 70 -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 165,000 Urdu - 165,000 - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 197,000 Odia 196,000 - 60 60 - -
Dulia 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) 4,960,000 Hindi 5,014,000 - 600 500 500 300
Dusadh (Muslim traditions) 4,800 Bengali - 4,800 - - - -
 Dusadh Bahelia 657,000 Hindi 584,000 - - 80 - -
 Faqir 5,300 Urdu 500 4,800 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 449,000 Hindi 449,000 - - - - -
 Gaddi (Muslim traditions) 19,000 Urdu - 19,000 - - - -
 Ganda 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
Gandharb (Hindu traditions) 5,600 Bhojpuri 5,600 - - - - -
 Gangai 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Gauda 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Ghusuria 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
Goanese 200 Konkani, Goan - - - 200 - -
 Gond 261,000 Hindi 259,000 900 50 100 - 300
 Gonrhi 798,000 Hindi 798,000 - - - - -
 Gorait 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Gosain 68,000 Hindi 68,000 - - - - -
 Guria 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Gurung 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Hadi 206,000 Bengali 206,000 - 30 - - -
Hadi (Hari) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Hajam 370,000 Urdu - 370,000 - - - -
 Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) 5,500 Hindi 5,500 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 540,000 Hindi 540,000 - - - - -
Halwai Maira 35,000 Hindi 35,000 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 200 Chinese, Mandarin - - 200 - - -
 Hijda 2,500 Hindi - 2,500 - - - -
 Ho 800 Ho 700 - - 30 - -
 Ilavan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - 80
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 14,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 14,000 -
 Jhalo Malo 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 121,000 Bengali 121,000 - - - - -
Jogi Kanphata (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
 Julaha 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
Kabadi 70,000 Hindi 70,000 - - - - -
 Kabirpanthi 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Kadar 68,000 Hindi 68,000 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 2,115,000 Hindi 2,115,000 - - - - -
Kahar (Muslim traditions) 6,600 Urdu - 6,600 - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) 115,000 Hindi 115,000 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 271,000 Bengali 271,000 - - - - -
Kaibartta Jalia 54,000 Bengali 54,000 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 53,000 Telugu 53,000 - - - - -
 Kalu 23,000 Bengali - 23,000 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 1,470,000 Hindi 1,470,000 - - - - -
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
 Kalwar Jaiswal 260,000 Hindi 260,000 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Kandra 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Kandu 2,086,000 Hindi 2,086,000 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Kaora 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Kapali 15,000 Bengali 15,000 - - - - -
Karenga 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Karmali 400 Hindi 300 20 - - - -
 Karwal 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 90,000 Marathi 90,000 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 300 Kashmiri - 300 - - - -
 Kawar 1,400 Hindi 1,300 70 - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 1,352,000 Hindi 1,352,000 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 74,000 Bengali 74,000 - - - - -
Kayastha Mathur 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Khairwar 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Khandait 1,000 Odia 1,000 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Kharadi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Kharia 12,000 Kharia 11,000 300 - 200 - 30
 Kharwar 128,000 Hindi 127,000 300 - 60 - 200
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 44,000 Hindi 44,000 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Khatwa 274,000 Hindi 274,000 - - - - -
 Khoja 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
Khulant 1,600 Bhojpuri 1,600 - - - - -
 Kisan 29,000 Hindi 29,000 200 - - - 40
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 7,800 Koch 7,800 - - - - 50
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 5,429,000 Hindi 5,429,000 - - - - 100
 Kol 11,000 Hindi 11,000 100 - 20 - -
Koli 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Kolta 60 Odia 60 - - - - -
Konai 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Kori 17,000 Hindi 17,000 30 - - - 20
 Korku 90 Korku 90 - - - - -
 Korwa 500 Telugu 500 - - 20 - -
Kotal 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 1,266,000 Hindi 1,266,000 - - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Kumhar Bardiha 50,000 Hindi 50,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar Kanaujia 55,000 Hindi 55,000 - - - - -
Kumhar Magahia 41,000 Odia 41,000 - - - - -
Kumhar Mathuria 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Kurariar 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 4,221,000 Hindi 4,221,000 - - - - -
Kurmi Mahato 109,000 Bengali 109,000 - - - - -
Kurol 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Laheri (Hindu traditions) 69,000 Hindi 69,000 - - - - -
Laheri (Muslim traditions) 53,000 Urdu - 53,000 - - - -
 Lakhera 7,700 Hindi 7,700 - - - - -
 Lingayat 90 Kannada - - - - - 90
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 1,129,000 Hindi 1,129,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 18,000 Urdu - 18,000 - - - -
Lohar Kamti 3,300 Maithili 3,300 - - - - -
Lohara 8,200 Hindi 8,100 60 - 20 - 30
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 1,241,000 Hindi 1,241,000 - - - - -
Madari (Muslim traditions) 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Magar 9,400 Nepali 8,400 - 800 100 - -
Maghaiya 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Mahishya 32,000 Bengali 32,000 - - - - -
 Mahli 4,200 Marathi 4,200 - - 50 - -
 Mahratta 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Mahyavanshi 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Majhi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - 70
 Majhwar 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 1,388,000 Hindi 1,388,000 - - - - -
Mal (Muslim traditions) 800 Bengali - 800 - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 300 Malayalam - - - 300 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 461,000 Hindi 461,000 - - - - -
Mali Bhagirathi 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 1,682,000 Hindi 1,682,000 - - - - -
 Mallah (Muslim traditions) 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) 103,000 Hindi 103,000 - - - - -
Mallah Dhawa (Muslim traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) 109,000 Hindi 109,000 - - - - -
Mallik (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 3,700 Gujarati - 3,700 - - - -
Malto 2,300 Santhali 2,300 - - 40 - -
 Manihar 54,000 Urdu - 54,000 - - - -
 Mappila 200 Malayalam - 200 - - - -
Markande 69,000 Hindi 69,000 - - - - -
 Matia 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Mazhabi (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Mir 7,500 Bengali - 7,500 - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 2,700 Urdu - 2,700 - - - -
Mirzakhani 5,500 Bengali - 5,500 - - - -
Mishri 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Mizo 20 Mizo - - - 20 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Bengali 2,500 - - - - -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Moghal 31,000 Urdu - 31,000 - - - -
Mukeri 23,000 Urdu - 23,000 - - - -
 Munda 14,000 Mundari 13,000 30 - 700 - 60
 Munnur 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 2,660,000 Hindi 2,626,000 - 500 1,400 400 -
 Mutrasi 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 20 Tamil - - - 20 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
Nagar 85,000 Bengali 85,000 - - - - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 1,069,000 Hindi 1,069,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Nai Mathuria 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Nair 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
Nalband 4,100 Urdu - 4,100 - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 84,000 Bengali 84,000 - - - - -
 Namassej (Muslim traditions) 30 Bengali - 30 - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 58,000 Bengali 58,000 - - - - -
Nanakshahi 200 Hindi - - - - 200 -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 50,000 Hindi 50,000 - - - 30 -
 Nat (Muslim traditions) 17,000 Urdu - 17,000 - - - -
 Nau Buddh 100 Marathi - - 100 - - -
 Newah 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
 Oraon 147,000 Kurux 138,000 400 - 3,600 20 4,700
Paliya 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Pan 2,400 Odia 2,400 - - - - -
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Parhaiya 900 Hindi 900 20 - - - -
Parja 48,000 Odia 48,000 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 360,000 Urdu - 360,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 881,000 Hindi 876,000 - 50 50 50 -
 Pasi (Muslim traditions) 8,800 Urdu - 8,800 - - - -
Pasi Turuk 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Patial 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) 400 Assamese 400 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 54,000 Hindi 54,000 - - - - -
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
Pawaria (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Bareli, Rathwi 3,900 - - - - -
Pawaria (Muslim traditions) 19,000 Urdu - 19,000 - - - -
 Persian 1,100 Persian, Iranian - 1,100 - - - -
 Pinjara 661,000 Urdu - 661,000 - - - -
 Pod 13,000 Bengali 13,000 - - - - -
 Pundari 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Qassab 24,000 Urdu - 24,000 - - - -
 Qazi 507,000 Urdu - 507,000 - - - -
 Rahmani (Muslim traditions) 24,000 Urdu - 24,000 - - - -
 Rai 500 Nepali 300 - - - - 200
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 627,000 Bengali 624,000 - - - - 2,300
 Rajbansi (Muslim traditions) 70 Bengali - 70 - - - -
Rajbansi Khen (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Bengali 3,600 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
Rajdhob 3,900 Angika 3,900 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 4,839,000 Hindi 4,836,000 - - - - 2,600
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 29,000 Urdu - 29,000 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 3,600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,600 -
 Rajput Bachgoti 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Baghel (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 108,000 Hindi 108,000 - - - - -
Rajput Banaudhia 100 Maithili 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhadauria 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Rajput Bhale Sultan (Hindu traditions) 9,800 Hindi 9,800 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 88,000 Hindi 88,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bisen (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 269,000 Hindi 269,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot 46,000 Hindi 46,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 47,000 Hindi 47,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam 29,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 60,000 Hindi 60,000 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 7,400 Hindi 7,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Katheriya 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 131,000 Hindi 131,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor 120,000 Hindi 120,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Saithwar 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
Rajput Solanki 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
Rajput Tonwar (Hindu traditions) 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
 Raju 1,600 Bengali 1,600 - - - - -
 Rajwar 290,000 Hindi 290,000 - - - - -
Rajwar Nagbansi 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Rajwar Rajbhar 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Marathi 26,000 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 3,000 Urdu - 3,000 - - - -
Rasua 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Rautia 6,600 Hindi 6,600 - - - - -
Ravidas Chamar 223,000 Hindi 222,000 - 100 3,200 - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 519,000 Urdu - 519,000 - - - -
 Sahariya 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
Sahisia 8,400 Urdu - 8,400 - - - -
Saini (Muslim traditions) 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Sangtarash (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Hindi 4,400 - - - - -
Sankara 10,000 Bengali 10,000 - - - - -
 Santal 412,000 Santhali 373,000 1,100 90 23,000 40 15,000
 Saora 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Sardar (Muslim traditions) 2,400 Bengali - 2,400 - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Sauria Paharia 2,000 Santhali 1,900 - - 30 - -
 Sayyid 547,000 Urdu - 547,000 - - - -
Shabar Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Shaikh 11,719,000 Urdu - 11,719,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 1,170,000 Urdu - 1,170,000 - - - -
 Siddi (Muslim traditions) 40 Gujarati - 40 - - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 3,700 Urdu - 3,700 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 754,000 Hindi 754,000 - - - - 300
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Sonar Ajudhyabansi 9,900 Hindi 9,900 - - - - -
Sonar Barhaiya 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
Sonar Chhatri 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Sonar Deswali 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Sonar Jathera 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
Sonar Kammakala 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
Sonar Khatri 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Sonar Magahiya 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
Sonar Mair 6,500 Hindi 6,500 - - - - -
Sonar Rastaogi 4,800 Hindi 4,800 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Bengali 2,600 - - - - -
Sunri Sadhubanik 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 500 Malayalam - - - 500 - -
 Tamang Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 280,000 Hindi 280,000 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 110,000 Urdu - 110,000 - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 40 Tamil - 40 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 1,950,000 Bengali 1,950,000 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 2,952,000 Hindi 2,952,000 - - - - -
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 403,000 Hindi 403,000 - - - - -
Teli Sribastab 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
Thakuria 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
 Tharu 223,000 Tharu, Madhya-Purbiya 223,000 400 - 40 - 100
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 95,000 Hindi 95,000 - - - - -
 Tibetan 300 Tibetan, Central - - 300 - - -
 Tili 124,000 Bengali 124,000 - - - - -
 Tiyar 187,000 Bengali 187,000 - - - - -
 Turaiha 310,000 Bhojpuri 310,000 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - 100 - -
Valmiki (Balmiki) Mehtar 9,600 Hindi 9,600 - - - - -
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) 216,000 Hindi 207,000 - 100 8,100 - 60
Valmiki, Balmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 13,900,000 Hindi 13,900,000 - - 300 - 300
 Yadav (Muslim traditions) 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 282,000 Hindi 282,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Gaoli 4,412,000 Hindi 4,412,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 283,000 Hindi 283,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 16,000 Bengali 16,000 - - - - -
  Totals:  461 118,043,000   435 99,004,000 18,782,000 7,900 127,000 24,000 44,000
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