CountryIndia

State:

  

Uttar Pradesh

District:

  

Basti



Number of People Groups

287

Unreached People Groups

283

Total Population

2,856,000

Buddhist

0.6 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

84.6 %

Muslim

14.6 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Agaria (Hindu traditions) 20 Agariya 20 - - - - -
 Aghori 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Ansari 46,000 Urdu - 46,000 - - - -
 Arakh 4,200 Hindi 4,200 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 91,000 Hindi 91,000 - - - - -
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Badhik 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Baghban (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bahelia (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 47,000 Hindi 47,000 - - - - -
 Baiga Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Bengali 1,900 - - - - -
 Baiswar 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Bajania Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Bajgi Unknown Garhwali - - - - - -
 Balahar (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Baloch, Eastern 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bania 76,000 Hindi 75,000 - - - - 100
 Bania, Agarwal 16,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - 50
 Bania, Agrahari 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Ajudhyabansi 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bania, Baranwal 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
Bania, Barnawar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Bania, Dhusar 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bania, Gahoi 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Bania, Jaiswal 90 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasarwani 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania, Kasaundhan 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Bania, Mahajan 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahesri 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Bania, Mahur 5,100 Hindi 5,100 - - - - -
 Bania, Porwal 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Bania, Rastaogi 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Bania, Rauniar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania, Srimali 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Bania, Ummad 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Bania, Unai 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 200 Lambadi 200 - - - - -
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
 Banmanus 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Bargunda 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 7,600 Hindi 7,600 - - - - -
Bari (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Baria (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Barwala (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Barwala (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Basor Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Kannada 24,000 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
 Bhantu 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Bhar 40,000 Bhojpuri 40,000 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
Bharbhunja (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Bhat (Muslim traditions) 2,500 Urdu - 2,500 - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bhisti 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 102,000 Hindi 102,000 - - - - -
 Bhuinhar 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Bhuiya 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhuyiar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Biar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bind 800 Bhojpuri 800 - - - - -
Boria, North India 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin 174,000 Hindi 174,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Gaur 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Jijhotia 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Brahmin, Joshi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Jyoti 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Kanaujia 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Khandelwal 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Maha 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin, Mahratta 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
Brahmin, Maithili 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sakaldwipi 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Sanadhya 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
Brahmin, Saraswat 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin, Sawaria 130,000 Hindi 130,000 - - - - -
Brahmin, Utkal 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 419,000 Hindi 414,000 - 4,000 1,500 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Chero 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 200 Hindi - - - 200 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
Dadupanthi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 15,000 Urdu - 15,000 - - - -
 Dhangar 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Dharhi (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Dharhi (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Dharkar 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 57,000 Hindi 57,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 3,500 Urdu - 3,500 - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Dom (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Domar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Faqir 400 Urdu 200 200 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Gaddi 9,600 Urdu - 9,600 - - - -
 Gharami 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Gond 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Goriya (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Goriya (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Gosain 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
 Gual 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Gujar (Muslim traditions) 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
Habura 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Hadi 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Hajam 22,000 Urdu - 22,000 - - - -
Halalkhor (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Halwai (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Hela 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Hijda 90 Hindi - 90 - - - -
 Jangam (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 1,600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,600 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 6,000 Bengali 6,000 - - - - -
 Jogi (Muslim traditions) 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
 Julaha 20 Hindi - - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Kachhi (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Kalabaz 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Muslim traditions) 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Kamboh (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Kandu 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Kanjar (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Kaparia 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Karwal 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Bengali 29,000 - - - - -
 Khairwar 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Kharot 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kharwar 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Khatik (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Kol 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 6,600 Gujarati 6,600 - - - - -
 Korwa 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 64,000 Hindi 64,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 213,000 Hindi 213,000 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Lakhera 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 45,000 Hindi 45,000 - - 70 - -
 Lodha (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 42,000 Hindi 42,000 - - - - -
Madari 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Mahishya 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Majhwar 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 4,200 Hindi 4,200 - - - - -
Mali (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - -
 Manihar 8,700 Urdu - 8,700 - - - -
 Mazhabi 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Merat (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Moghal 2,400 Urdu - 2,400 - - - -
Mukeri 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
 Munda 30 Mundari 30 - - - - -
 Murao (Hindu traditions) 51,000 Hindi 51,000 - - - - -
Murao (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 34,000 Hindi 34,000 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Namassej Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Nat (Muslim traditions) 2,700 Urdu - 2,700 - - - -
 Nau Buddh 13,000 Marathi - - 13,000 - - -
 Paharia 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Panka Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Parhaiya 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 61,000 Urdu - 61,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Patari Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
Pawaria (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Persian Unknown Persian, Iranian - - - - - -
 Pinjara 42,000 Urdu - 42,000 - - - -
Prannathi 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Qassab 3,300 Urdu - 3,300 - - - -
 Qazi 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Rajbanshi - - - - - -
 Rajbhar 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 86,000 Hindi 85,000 - 500 100 - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 45,000 Urdu - 45,000 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions) 5,400 Urdu - 5,400 - - - -
 Rajput, Bachgoti 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput, Baghel 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais (Hindu traditions) 7,500 Hindi 7,500 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bais (Muslim traditions) 9,900 Urdu - 9,900 - - - -
 Rajput, Bandhalgoti 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput, Bargujar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput, Barwar 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
Rajput, Bhadauria 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Rajput, Bhale Sultan (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput, Bhale Sultan (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Rajput, Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Rajput, Bhatti (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Rajput, Bisen 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Rajput, Bundela 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chandel 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput, Chandrabansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajput, Chauhan (Muslim traditions) 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
Rajput, Dhakaru 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Rajput, Dikhit 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput, Gahlot 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput, Garewal (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gaur 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Rajput, Gautam 7,000 Hindi 7,000 - - - - -
 Rajput, Janwar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput, Kachhwaha 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Rajput, Kalhan 5,800 Hindi 5,800 - - - - -
 Rajput, Kanhpuriya 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Rajput, Kausik 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Rajput, Manihas 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput, Nau 13,000 Urdu - 13,000 - - - -
 Rajput, Nikumbh 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Rajput, Palwar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput, Parihar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput, Pundir (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Rajput, Raikwar 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Rajput, Rajbansi 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Rajput, Rajkumar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput, Rathor 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Rajput, Saithwar 11,000 Hindi 10,000 - 500 - - -
 Rajput, Sakarwar 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Rajput, Sengar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput, Sirnet 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Rajput, Solanki 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput, Sombansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput, Surajbansi 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Ravidas Chamar 4,200 Hindi 4,100 - 40 20 40 -
 Rawat 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 5,300 Urdu - 5,300 - - - -
Saini (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Sanauriya 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Sayyid 8,000 Urdu - 8,000 - - - -
 Shaikh 69,000 Urdu - 69,000 - - - -
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Silpkar (Hindu traditions) 900 Kumaoni 900 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Syrian Christian Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Tawaif (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Tawaif (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 52,000 Hindi 52,000 - - - - -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 15,000 Urdu - 15,000 - - - -
 Tharu 200 Tharu, Kochila 100 - - - - 30
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Turaiha 300 Bhojpuri 300 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 225,000 Hindi 225,000 - - - - -
  Totals:  287 2,856,000   283 2,417,000 416,000 18,000 1,900 3,000 200
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