Country:

India

Province / State: Madhya Pradesh
District: Shahdol

Number of People Groups

245

Unreached People Groups

234

Total Population

1,296,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.2 %

Hindu

94.3 %

Muslim

3.3 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

2.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Adi Dravida Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Agariya (Hindu traditions) 6,900 Agariya 6,800 - - - - 60
 Agri 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Andh 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Ansari 3,800 Urdu - 3,800 - - - -
 Arakh 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 4,900 Hindi 4,900 - - - - -
 Bagdi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Baiga 117,000 Hindi 116,000 400 30 30 40 200
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Baiswar 9,700 Hindi 9,700 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 6,600 Hindi 6,000 - - - - 600
Bania Kasar 9,700 Hindi 9,700 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 26,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - 1,200
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 300 Lambadi 300 - - - - -
Barahar 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
 Basor 7,600 Hindi 7,600 - - - - -
 Bauri 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
Bemaria 30 Bagheli 30 - - - - -
 Bhaina 80 Chhattisgarhi 70 - - - - -
 Bhampta 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Bharewa 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 6,200 Hindi 6,000 - - - - 200
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Bhattra 200 Bhatri 200 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
 Bhuinhar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bhumia 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
 Bhurtia 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Biar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Binjhia 20 Hindi - - - - - -
 Bohra 30 Gujarati - 30 - - - -
 Boya 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Brahmin Bhagor 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Brahmin Dakshini 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Jijhotia 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 32,000 Hindi 32,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Srigaud 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 59,000 Hindi 59,000 - - - - 200
 Chadar 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 54,000 Hindi 52,000 - 100 1,500 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Chhipa (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Christian 100 Hindi - - - 100 - -
 Dahait 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Damor Unknown Bhili - - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - 60
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
Darzi Kaithiya (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Darzi Mathuria (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
Darzi Sribastab (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Dewar Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Dhakad 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Dhanuk Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Dhanwar 300 Chhattisgarhi 200 - - - - 100
 Dharkar 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Dhimar 6,000 Hindi 6,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Dhobi Batham 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Dhobi Kanaujia 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Dhobi Kathiya 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Dhobi Mathuria 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Dhobi Parit 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Dhobi Sribastab 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Dholi (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
Dohor 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Domar (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Odia 1,900 - - - - -
 Faqir 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Ganda 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Goanese Unknown Konkani, Goan - - - - - -
 Gond Maria 44,000 Gondi, Northern 39,000 200 - 20 30 4,400
 Gond unspecified 188,000 Hindi 169,000 600 20 100 30 19,000
 Gosain unspecified 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Hadi 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Hajam 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Halba Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Holar 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Ilavan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Kabirpanthi 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Kachera (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Odia 1,600 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Telugu 11,000 - - - - -
 Kalota Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kamar 300 Kamar 300 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Kamrai 70 Bagheli 70 - - - - -
 Kandera 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Katia 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Kawar 12,000 Hindi 12,000 20 - - - 300
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
 Khairwar 5,400 Bengali 5,300 20 - - - -
 Kharia 20 Kharia - - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Kirar Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kol 123,000 Hindi 123,000 300 - 20 - 100
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 5,000 Hindi 5,000 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Koli of Gujarat 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Kolowar 100 Kolami, Northwestern 100 - - - - -
 Korku 50 Korku 50 - - - - -
Kotwal 8,400 Hindi 8,400 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Kui Khond Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 6,100 Gujarati 6,100 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 51,000 Hindi 51,000 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Lakhera 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Lingayat Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
 Madari (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 20 Telugu - - - 20 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) 10,000 Marathi 10,000 - 50 - - -
 Mahar (Christian traditions) 100 Marathi - - - 100 - -
 Mahishya 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Mahyavanshi 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Majhi 500 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Majhwar Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 30 Malayalam - - - 30 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Mangala Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mazhabi (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Meena 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Moghal 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Munda 30 Mundari - - - 20 - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Nair 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Nat (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Oraon 1,000 Kurux 400 - - 600 - -
 Panika 20,000 Chhattisgarhi 20,000 40 - - - 100
Pao 32,000 Hindi 32,000 40 - - - 20
 Pardhan 1,400 Pardhan 1,400 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 7,300 Urdu - 7,300 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Patari 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Pod 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 45,000 Hindi 45,000 - - - - 200
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Rajput Agnivansi 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bachgoti 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Baghel (Hindu traditions) 9,400 Hindi 9,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhadauria 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Bundela 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 4,200 Hindi 4,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Parmar 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Sisodia 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Rajput Solanki 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Rajput Tonwar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Rawat 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Sahariya 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Saonta 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Saur Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Sayyid 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 26,000 Urdu - 26,000 - - - -
 Sirvi Unknown Marwari - - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 9,600 Hindi 9,600 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 40 Malayalam - - - 40 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 42,000 Hindi 42,000 - - - - -
 Thakkar 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Tili 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga unspecified Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Valmiki (Christian traditions) 20 Hindi - - - 20 - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Vanniyan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 39,000 Hindi 39,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Gaoli 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
  Totals:  245 1,296,000   234 1,222,000 43,000 300 2,700 1,000 26,000
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