CountryIndia

State:

  

Chhattisgarh

District:

  

Bastar



Number of People Groups

327

Unreached People Groups

312

Total Population

1,405,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

3.0 %

Hindu

93.4 %

Muslim

0.6 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

2.8 %
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 20 Telugu - - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 30 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Agri Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Alia 600 Odia 600 - - - - -
Amat 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
Audhelia Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bagdi 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Kannada 3,600 - - - - 20
Balija Bogam 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Balija Bolla 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Banchada Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 500 Hindi 300 - - - - 200
 Bania Gahoi 30 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bania Komti 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 400 Hindi 100 - - - - 300
 Bania Porwal 100 Hindi 30 - - - - 100
Bania Ummad 100 Hindi 20 - - - - 80
 Bania unspecified 4,800 Hindi 2,900 - - - - 1,900
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 5,200 Lambadi 5,200 - - - - -
Banjara Rathor (Hindu traditions) 200 Lambadi 200 - - - - -
Barahar 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Basor 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bauri 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Beda Jangam Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
Beldar Sunkar Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Bhandari 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
Bhanumati 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bhattra 135,000 Bhatri 130,000 20 20 4,500 60 600
 Bhil unspecified 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
Bhoi Ghogra 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bhoi Kharbind 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Bhoi Kharot 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bhoi Nikhad 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bhumij Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Bidur 9,100 Marathi 9,100 - - - - -
 Binjhia 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bohra 40 Gujarati - 40 - - - -
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaur 300 Hindi 200 - - - - 20
 Brahmin Kanaujia 400 Hindi 400 - - - - 40
 Brahmin Ojha 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Palliwal 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Brahmin Sanadhya 300 Hindi 200 - - - - 30
 Brahmin Telugu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 6,500 Hindi 6,100 - - - - 400
Buna (Hindu traditions) 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
Chadar 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Chain 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 4,700 Hindi 4,500 - - 100 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Chauhan 30 Chhattisgarhi 30 - - - - -
Chidar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Chik (Hindu traditions) 40 Sadri 40 - - - - -
 Chitara 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 400 Kannada - - - 400 - -
 Dahait Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Deshwali (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Dewar 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Dhanuk Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Dhanwar Unknown Chhattisgarhi - - - - - -
 Dhimar 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
Dohor 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 800 Odia 800 - - - - -
 Gadaba 1,300 Odia 1,200 - - 40 - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Gammalla 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Ganda 12,000 Odia 12,000 - - - - -
Gandla Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Garpaguri 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Gauda 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Gokha (Hindu traditions) Unknown Odia - - - - - -
Gond Bison Horn 6,400 Gondi, Northern 6,000 - - 200 - 200
Gond Dhuriya 16,000 Duruwa 15,000 - - 600 - 300
Gond Dorla 20,000 Odia 17,000 - - 1,900 - 700
Gond Kandra 2,900 Chhattisgarhi 2,700 - - 100 - 100
Gond Maria 181,000 Maria 167,000 - - 6,500 - 7,000
Gond Muria 146,000 Chhattisgarhi 136,000 - - 4,900 - 5,600
Gond Nagawasi 2,700 Chhattisgarhi 2,500 - - 100 - 100
Gond Raja Muria 16,000 Gondi, Northern 15,000 - - 400 - 600
Gond Rajgond 45,000 Gondi, Northern 42,000 - - 1,500 - 1,800
 Gond unspecified 486,000 Hindi 451,000 200 60 15,000 200 19,000
Gontara 30 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Gosain 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Gowari 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Gudiya 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Guria 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Hadi 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Halba 33,000 Marathi 31,000 - - 1,100 20 200
Halba Kewat 1,300 Halbi 1,300 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Holar Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Ilavan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Jat unspecified (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Jat unspecified (Sikh traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Julaha 20 Hindi - - - - 20 -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Kalal Idiga 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Kalingi 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Kalu 20 Bengali - 20 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Kalwar Jaiswal 6,500 Hindi 6,500 - - - - -
 Kamar 300 Kamar 300 - - - - -
Kamathi 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Kammara 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Kandra 60 Odia 60 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kaora 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Kapali Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Kapewar 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Kapu 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Kapu Reddi 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Karan 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Marathi 1,000 - - - - -
Katia 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kawar 1,000 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
Kayastha Karan 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
Kayastha Saksena 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Kayastha Sribastab 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Khairwar 20 Bengali - - - - - -
Khandait 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Kharia Unknown Kharia - - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Kharwar 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Kirar Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kisan Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Kol 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kolha 400 Ho 400 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Kolta 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
Konai Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Konda Dhora 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Korwa Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Koshti 4,500 Marathi 4,500 - - - - -
 Kotia 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Koya 11,000 Telugu 11,000 - - - - -
Koya Dora 1,100 Koya 1,100 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 20 Odia - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 5,000 Hindi 5,000 - - - - -
Kumhar Bardiha 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Kumhar Kanaujia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Kumhar Mathuria 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Lingayat Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 9,300 Hindi 9,300 - - - - -
Madari 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 300 Telugu - - - 300 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 1,600 Marathi - - - 1,600 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Marathi 32,000 - 600 - 20 -
Mahara 60 Assamese 60 - - - - -
 Mahishya 2,400 Bengali 2,400 - - - - -
 Mahli 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Mahratta 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Majhi 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 2,000 Telugu - - - 2,000 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 7,900 Telugu 7,900 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 40 Malayalam - - - 40 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Mali Bhagirathi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
 Mangala 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Mappila Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Matia 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Moghal 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Moghia 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Munda 200 Mundari 200 - - - - -
Muskhan Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Nai Mathuria 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Nair 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Namassej 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
Namassej Chandel 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Oraon 1,400 Kurux 300 - - 1,000 - -
 Paharia 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
Paik 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
Paliya 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Pallan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Pan 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Panika 5,700 Chhattisgarhi 5,700 - - - - -
Pardhan 200 Pardhan 200 - - - - -
 Pardhi 2,000 Pardhi 2,000 - - - - -
 Parja 600 Odia 600 - - 20 - -
 Pashtun Northern 1,900 Urdu - 1,900 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Patial 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Perka Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Pindara 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pinjara 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pod 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Pundari 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Rajbanshi 1,400 - - - - -
Rajput Agnivansi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bisen Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Rajput Gahlot 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Rajput Sengar 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Hindu traditions) 8,300 Hindi 8,200 - - - - 90
 Rajput unspecified (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Rajput unspecified (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Raju 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Rajwar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Ravidas Chamar 4,600 Hindi 4,600 - - - - -
Sagarbanshi 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Saora 700 Odia 700 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Saur 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Sayyid 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Shabar 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Shaikh 4,900 Urdu - 4,900 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Silawat (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - 30
Sonar Ajudhyabansi 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Sonar Chhatri 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Sonar Deswali 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Sonar Khatri 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Sonar Mair 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Sonar Rastaogi 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Sonjhara Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Bengali 2,900 - - - - -
Sunri Sadhubanik 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 60 Malayalam - - - 60 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 20 Tamil - 20 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 9,100 Hindi 9,100 - - - - -
Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Teli Sribastab 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Thakkar Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Tili 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Tiyar 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Varli Unknown Varli - - - - - -
 Velama Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Vellalan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Viswakarma 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
Yadav Dhindhor 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Yadav Gola 2,700 Telugu 2,700 - - - - -
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Hindi 5,800 - - - - -
Yadav Rawat 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Yadav Sadgope 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Yenadi 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Yerukula 40 Yerukula 40 - - - - -
  Totals:  327 1,405,000   312 1,311,000 8,600 700 43,000 1,700 39,000
Download Data   Data Sources   Definitions  
Prayer Cards


Copyright © 2017 Joshua Project.  A ministry of Frontier Ventures.