CountryIndia

State:

  

Bihar

District:

  

Araria



Number of People Groups

260

Unreached People Groups

252

Total Population

2,982,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

56.6 %

Muslim

43.1 %

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
 Abdul 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Aghori 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
Amat 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Ansari 32,000 Urdu - 32,000 - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Asur 90 Asuri 80 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Baiga 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Hindi 4,400 - - - - -
Bajikar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Odia - - - - - -
Bajikar (Muslim traditions) 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 200 Hindi 200 - - - - 40
 Bania Agrahari 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Bania Bais 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Bania Barnawar 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bania Gandha Banik 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Bania Khatri 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Bania Rauniar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 83,000 Hindi 82,000 - - - - 1,300
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) Unknown Lambadi - - - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bantar 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bathudi Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Bauri 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Beg 600 Bengali - 600 - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Kannada 10,000 - - - - -
Beldar Larhia (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bhakat 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 6,500 Hindi 6,200 - - 300 - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Bhar 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
 Bhogta 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 46,000 Hindi 46,000 - - - - -
Bhoi Ghogra 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Bhoi Kharbind 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bhoi Kharot 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Bhoi Nikhad 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bhuiya 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bhuiya Ghatwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhumij 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bind 11,000 Bhojpuri 11,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bhumihar 6,200 Hindi 6,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaur 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 44,000 Hindi 44,000 - - - - 300
Brahmin Varendra 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - - - - -
 Chain 2,500 Bengali 2,500 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 35,000 Hindi 33,000 - 50 1,900 - -
Chaupal 4,800 Hindi 4,800 - - - - -
 Chero 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Chik Baraik Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 200 Kannada - - - 200 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
 Darjee 90 Nepali 90 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
Dhangri 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 56,000 Hindi 56,000 - - - - -
 Dhimal 1,000 Rajbanshi 700 - - - 20 300
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 9,200 Hindi 9,200 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Odia 3,300 - - - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) 74,000 Hindi 74,000 - 20 - - -
Dosadh (Muslim traditions) 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
Dulia 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Faqir 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 6,300 Hindi 6,300 - - - - -
 Gangai 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 40 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Gonrhi 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - -
 Gosain 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Hadi 4,000 Bengali 4,000 - - - - -
 Hajam 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 9,500 Hindi 9,500 - - - - -
Halwai Maira 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Jat unspecified (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Jat unspecified (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Jhalo Malo Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Bengali 17,000 - - - - -
Jogi Kanphata (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Kabadi 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
Kadar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 69,000 Bengali 69,000 - - - - -
Kaibartta Jalia 1,200 Bengali 1,200 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
 Kalu 60 Bengali - 60 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Kalwar Jaiswal 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
Kandra 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Kandu 6,900 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Kaora 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Kapali 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Bengali 10,000 - - - - -
Kayastha Karan 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Khairwar 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
Khandait Unknown Odia - - - - - -
Kharia 600 Kharia 600 - - - - -
 Kharwar 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Khatwa 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Kisan 200 Hindi - 200 - - - -
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Koch 2,100 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Kol 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Kori 100 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
Kumhar Bardiha 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Kumhar Kanaujia 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Kumhar Magahia 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Kurariar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
Laheri (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Laheri (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Lakhera 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Lohara 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 9,700 Hindi 9,700 - - - - -
Madari 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Magar 900 Nepali 900 - 50 - - -
Maghaiya 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Mahishya 2,300 Bengali 2,300 - - - - -
 Mahli 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Majhi 90 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Majhwar 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 7,800 Hindi 7,800 - - - - -
Mal (Muslim traditions) 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 6,200 Hindi 6,200 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Malto Unknown Santhali - - - - - -
 Manihar 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
Markande 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Matia 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
Mir 1,100 Bengali - 1,100 - - - -
Mirzakhani 400 Bengali - 400 - - - -
Mishri 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Moghal 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Mukeri 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Munda 700 Mundari 700 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 159,000 Hindi 159,000 - 20 - 20 -
Nagar 3,500 Bengali 3,500 - - - - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Namassej 21,000 Bengali 21,000 - - - - -
Namassej Chandel 16,000 Bengali 16,000 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Nat (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
 Oraon 3,900 Kurux 3,800 - - - - -
Paliya Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Pashtun Northern 10,000 Urdu - 10,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Patial 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) 90 Assamese 90 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Pawaria (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pinjara 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
 Pod 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Pundari 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Qassab 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Qazi 4,800 Urdu - 4,800 - - - -
 Rai 100 Nepali 90 - - - - 50
 Raibhat (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 197,000 Rajbanshi 195,000 - - - - 2,000
Rajbansi Khen 900 Rajbanshi 900 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Bachgoti 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Baghel 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Bhadauria 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Bhale Sultan (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Gahlot 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Katheriya 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Rathor 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Sengar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Solanki 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Hindu traditions) 60,000 Hindi 60,000 - - - - 300
 Rajput unspecified (Muslim traditions) 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Raju 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Rajwar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Ravidas Chamar 800 Hindi 700 - 20 20 - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
 Saharia 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Sahisia 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Santal 25,000 Santhali 24,000 60 - 1,100 - 80
Sauria Paharia 60 Santhali 60 - - - - -
 Sayyid 28,000 Urdu - 28,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 1,079,000 Urdu - 1,079,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 92,000 Urdu - 92,000 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 5,400 Hindi 5,400 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 5,000 Hindi 5,000 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 69,000 Bengali 69,000 - - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 40,000 Hindi 40,000 - - - - -
Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
Teli Sribastab 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Tharu 200 Tharu, Madhya-Purbiya 200 - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
 Tili 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Tiyar 20,000 Bengali 20,000 - - - - -
 Turaiha 1,400 Bhojpuri 1,400 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 153,000 Hindi 153,000 - - - - -
Yadav Dhindhor 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
Yadav Gaoli 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - - - - -
Yadav Rawat 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
Yadav Sadgope 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
  Totals:  260 2,982,000   252 1,689,000 1,285,000 200 3,600 400 4,400
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