Country:

India

Province / State: Bihar
District: Siwan

Number of People Groups

262

Unreached People Groups

254

Total Population

4,176,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

82.9 %

Muslim

17.0 %

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 2,000 Urdu - 2,000 - - - -
 Aghori 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Amat Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Ansari 132,000 Urdu - 132,000 - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Asur 90 Asuri 80 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Bengali 2,200 - - - - -
 Baiga 40 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 35,000 Hindi 35,000 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Bania Agrahari 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bania Barnawar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Bania Khatri 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Bania Rastaogi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bania Rauniar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bania Sinduria 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 5,200 Hindi 5,100 - - - - 100
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bantar 20 Maithili 20 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Bauri 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Bhar 20,000 Bhojpuri 20,000 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 6,400 Hindi 6,400 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bhuiya unspecified 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bhumij 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Bind 31,000 Bhojpuri 31,000 - - - - -
 Birjia Unknown Bijori - - - - - -
Bisati 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Brahmin Acharya 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bhumihar 135,000 Hindi 135,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Jijhotia 9,400 Hindi 9,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 4,500 Hindi 4,500 - - - - -
Brahmin Jyoti 1,400 Odia 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maithili 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 13,000 Bengali 13,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Rikhisur 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 32,000 Hindi 32,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 199,000 Hindi 199,000 - - - - 200
 Brahmin Utkal 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
Brahmin Vaidik 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Varendra 2,400 Bengali 2,400 - - - - -
 Chain 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 245,000 Hindi 242,000 - 300 2,700 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Chero 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Chhipa (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Chik Baraik 200 Hindi 60 200 - - - -
 Christian 200 Hindi - - - 200 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 10,000 Urdu - 10,000 - - - -
Darzi Kaithiya (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
Darzi Mathuria (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Darzi Namdev (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Darzi Sribastab (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Dhanuk 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - 20 - - -
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Dhobi Batham 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Dhobi Kanaujia 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Dhobi Kathiya 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Dhobi Mathuria 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Dhobi Parit 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Dhobi Sribastab 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Domar (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Odia 5,800 - - - - -
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) 112,000 Hindi 112,000 - 50 - - -
 Dusadh Bahelia 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Faqir 300 Urdu 30 300 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Gaddi (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
Gandharb (Hindu traditions) 20 Bhojpuri 20 - - - - -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 76,000 Hindi 76,000 300 - 20 - 60
 Gonrhi 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
 Gorait 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Hadi 3,500 Bengali 3,500 - - - - -
 Hajam 50,000 Urdu - 50,000 - - - -
 Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Hijda 300 Hindi - 300 - - - -
 Ho 30 Ho 30 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Bengali 1,500 - - - - -
 Julaha 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kabirpanthi Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
 Kalu 1,400 Bengali - 1,400 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Kalwar Jaiswal 7,500 Hindi 7,500 - - - - -
Kalwar Sunri 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Kandu 121,000 Hindi 121,000 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Karwal 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
 Kawar Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 50,000 Hindi 50,000 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 2,400 Bengali 2,400 - - - - -
Kayastha Mathur 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kharia 600 Kharia 600 - - - - -
 Kharwar 6,200 Hindi 6,200 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 245,000 Hindi 245,000 - - - - -
 Kol 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 50,000 Hindi 50,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar Bardiha 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Kumhar Kanaujia 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Kumhar Mathuria 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Kurariar 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 181,000 Hindi 181,000 - - - - -
 Kurmi Mahato 8,000 Bengali 8,000 - - - - -
 Laheri (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Laheri (Muslim traditions) 2,400 Urdu - 2,400 - - - -
 Lakhera 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 75,000 Hindi 75,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Lohara 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 122,000 Hindi 122,000 - - - - -
 Madari (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Mahli 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 36,000 Hindi 36,000 - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 77,000 Hindi 77,000 - - - - -
Mali Bhagirathi 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - -
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Manihar 5,000 Urdu - 5,000 - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
Mirzakhani 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Moghal 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Munda 20 Mundari 20 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - 30 - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Nalband 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Oraon 500 Kurux 500 - - - - -
 Pashtun Afridi 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 2,700 Urdu - 2,700 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - 20 - - -
Pasi Gujar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Pasi Kaithwan 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Pasi Rajpasi 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Pawaria (Muslim traditions) 2,000 Urdu - 2,000 - - - -
 Pinjara 28,000 Urdu - 28,000 - - - -
 Qassab 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
 Qazi 70,000 Urdu - 70,000 - - - -
 Rahmani (Muslim traditions) 2,900 Urdu - 2,900 - - - -
 Rajbhar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 289,000 Hindi 289,000 - - - - 80
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Rajput Bachgoti 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Baghel (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 8,700 Hindi 8,700 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhadauria 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhale Sultan (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 7,200 Hindi 7,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Katheriya 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 9,700 Hindi 9,700 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Solanki 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Tonwar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajwar 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Marathi 2,600 - - - - -
Rasua 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - 100 - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 9,300 Urdu - 9,300 - - - -
 Sahariya Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Saini (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Sankara Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Santal (Sawntal) 30 Santhali 30 - - - - -
 Sayyid 20,000 Urdu - 20,000 - - - -
Sayyid Husaini 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 2,700 Urdu - 2,700 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 29,000 Urdu - 29,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 20,000 Urdu - 20,000 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 309,000 Urdu - 309,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Usmani 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - 30
Sonar Ajudhyabansi 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Sonar Barhaiya 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Sonar Chhatri 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Sonar Deswali 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Sonar Jathera 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Sonar Kammakala 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Sonar Khatri 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Sonar Magahiya 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Sonar Mair 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Sonar Rastaogi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 104,000 Hindi 104,000 - - - - -
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
Teli Sribastab 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Tiyar 2,200 Bengali 2,200 - - - - -
 Turaiha 31,000 Bhojpuri 31,000 - - - - -
Valmiki (Buddhist traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Valmiki (Christian traditions) 30 Hindi - - - 30 - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Valmiki Mehtar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 387,000 Hindi 387,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Gaoli 184,000 Hindi 184,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Kaonra 6,000 Hindi 6,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
  Totals:  262 4,176,000   254 3,461,000 711,000 500 3,100 400 400
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