CountryIndia

State:

  

Jharkhand

District:

  

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Number of People Groups

502

Unreached People Groups

470

Total Population

34,562,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

3.9 %

Hindu

72.2 %

Muslim

13.4 %

Sikh

0.2 %

Other Religions

10.4 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Adi Andhra 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 1,100 Tamil 1,100 - - 70 - -
 Agamudaiyan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Agaria (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Agariya 17,000 - - - - -
 Aghori 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Aguri 13,000 Bengali 13,000 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Amat 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Angarok 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
Anglo 600 English - - - 600 - -
 Ansari 1,101,000 Urdu - 1,101,000 - - - -
Aoghar 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 2,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,200 -
Asur 13,000 Asuri 1,300 - - 2,100 - 9,500
Badaik 19,000 Sadri 19,000 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 266,000 Hindi 266,000 - - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Bengali 26,000 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Bengali 13,000 - - - - -
 Baiga 4,600 Hindi 3,900 20 - 30 - 700
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 51,000 Bengali 51,000 - - - - -
Baiti 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Bajikar (Muslim traditions) 70 Bengali - 70 - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 16,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - 1,500
 Bania Agrahari 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Bania Ajudhyabansi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bania Bais 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
Bania Barnawar 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Bania Gandha Banik 10,000 Bengali 10,000 - - - - -
Bania Jaiswal 2,600 Hindi 50 - - - - 2,600
 Bania Kasarwani 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Bania Khatri 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 5,800 Hindi 5,800 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 3,000 Hindi 900 - - - - 2,100
 Bania Porwal 2,900 Hindi 2,100 - - - - 800
Bania Rauniar 6,300 Hindi 6,300 - - - - -
 Bania Srimali 200 Gujarati 90 - - - - 100
 Bania Subarna Banik 4,500 Bengali 4,500 - - - - -
Bania Ummad 400 Hindi 200 - - - - 200
 Bania unspecified 170,000 Hindi 157,000 - - - - 13,000
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 300 Lambadi 300 - - 30 - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bantar 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
 Baori 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 4,200 Hindi 4,200 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Bathudi 3,600 Odia 2,800 - - 20 - 500
 Bauri 157,000 Bengali 157,000 - - - 80 -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 126,000 Hindi 109,000 - 20 100 70 17,000
Bedia (Muslim traditions) 1,400 Bengali - 1,400 - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 9,000 Kannada 9,000 - - - - -
Beldar Larhia (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Besya (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Bhakat 1,500 Bengali 1,500 - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
 Bhandari 12,000 Odia 12,000 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 65,000 Hindi 63,000 - - 1,900 300 -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Bhar 4,700 Bhojpuri 4,700 - - - - -
Bhaskar 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 38,000 Hindi 38,000 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Bhil Mavchi (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 600 Hindi 300 200 - - - 20
 Bhogta 225,000 Hindi 225,000 - - - 100 -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 72,000 Hindi 72,000 - - - - -
Bhoi Ghogra 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Bhoi Kharbind 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bhoi Kharot 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Bhoi Nikhad 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhotia (Hindu traditions) Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Bhottada 700 Kuvi 700 - - - - -
 Bhuiya 793,000 Hindi 793,000 - 20 600 400 -
Bhuiya Ghatwar 207,000 Hindi 207,000 - - - - -
 Bhumij 191,000 Bengali 146,000 200 20 1,200 100 84,000
 Bind 6,900 Bhojpuri 6,900 - - - - -
 Binjhia 16,000 Hindi 6,900 - - 3,900 - 5,000
Birhor 8,100 Birhor 6,100 - - 500 - 1,600
 Birjia 8,400 Bijori 4,900 - - 1,200 - 2,200
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Brahmin Anavala 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Brahmin Audich 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 73,000 Bengali 73,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bhumihar 202,000 Hindi 202,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaur 45,000 Hindi 45,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 8,200 Hindi 8,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Jyoti 8,200 Odia 8,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 67,000 Hindi 67,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 40 Kashmiri 40 - - - - -
Brahmin Khandelwal 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maithili 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Modh 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 17,000 Bengali 17,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Rikhisur 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
Brahmin Tamil 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 900 Telugu 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 778,000 Hindi 776,000 - - - - 2,400
Brahmin Utkal 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
Brahmin Vaidik 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
Brahmin Varendra 2,800 Bengali 2,800 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 30,000 Bengali 30,000 - - - - -
 Burmese 90 Burmese - - 90 - - -
 Chain 50,000 Bengali 50,000 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 946,000 Hindi 938,000 - 1,300 6,600 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Chaupal 5,400 Hindi 5,400 - - - - -
 Chero 105,000 Hindi 86,000 100 - 12,000 70 6,400
 Chhetri 300 Nepali 200 - 40 - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Chik (Hindu traditions) 84,000 Sadri 84,000 - - 700 - 100
 Chik Baraik 57,000 Hindi 34,000 100 - 4,500 30 17,000
Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 113,000 Kannada - - - 113,000 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Marathi 4,400 - - - - -
Dai (Muslim traditions) 70 Bengali - 70 - - - -
 Dangi 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
 Darjee 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 4,500 Hindi 4,400 - - - - 20
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Dhangar Bharwad 900 Gujarati 900 - - - - -
Dhangri 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 60,000 Hindi 60,000 - - - - -
 Dhanwar 600 Chhattisgarhi 600 - - - - -
 Dharua 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 246,000 Hindi 246,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Dhobi (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 151,000 Odia 151,000 - - - 50 -
Dom (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Dosadh (Hindu traditions) 400,000 Hindi 400,000 - - 500 100 -
Dulia 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Faqir 2,700 Urdu 300 2,400 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
 Gamit 200 Gamit 200 - - - - -
 Ganda 9,800 Odia 9,800 - - - - -
Gandharb (Hindu traditions) 700 Bhojpuri 700 - - - - -
 Gauda 355,000 Odia 355,000 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Gharti 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) 125,000 Hindi 125,000 - - - 100 -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Ghusuria 84,000 Hindi 84,000 - - - - -
Goan Catholic 100 Konkani, Goan - - - 100 - -
Godra 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
Gokha (Hindu traditions) 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Gond Jhare 2,400 Gondi, Northern 2,200 - - - - 200
 Gond unspecified 54,000 Hindi 28,000 40 - 800 - 24,000
 Gonrhi 7,800 Hindi 7,800 - - - - -
 Gorait 5,100 Hindi 3,000 - - 1,200 - 1,000
 Gosain 51,000 Hindi 51,000 - - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Guria 4,300 Odia 4,300 - - - - -
 Gurung 50 Nepali - - 40 - - -
 Hadi 77,000 Bengali 77,000 - - - - -
 Hajam 71,000 Urdu - 71,000 - - - -
Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
Halalkhor (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 100,000 Hindi 100,000 - - - - -
Halwai Maira 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 500 Chinese, Mandarin - - 500 - - -
Hazra (Hindu traditions) 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Ho 556,000 Ho 52,000 600 20 10,000 80 494,000
Ilavan 1,000 Malayalam 1,000 - - 60 - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - 100
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 44,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 44,000 -
 Jat Gil (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Jat Sidhu (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
Jatapu 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Jhalo Malo 9,100 Bengali 9,100 - - - - -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,400 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Bengali 19,000 - - - - -
Jogi Kanphata (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Juang 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Julaha 166,000 Hindi 165,000 - - - 1,500 -
Kabirpanthi 4,100 Punjabi, Eastern 4,000 - - - 80 -
Kadar 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 465,000 Hindi 465,000 - - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) 4,500 Hindi 4,500 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 16,000 Bengali 16,000 - - - - -
Kaibartta Jalia 3,700 Bengali 3,700 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Telugu 23,000 - - - - -
Kalal Idiga 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Kalingi 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Kalu 4,300 Bengali - 4,300 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 300,000 Hindi 300,000 - - 200 - -
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
Kalwar Jaiswal 43,000 Hindi 43,000 - - - - -
 Kamar 500 Kamar 500 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,400 -
 Kami 50 Nepali 30 - 20 - - -
Kandra 1,400 Odia 1,400 - - - - -
 Kandu 77,000 Hindi 77,000 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Kaora 7,400 Bengali 7,400 - - - - -
 Kapali 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Kapu 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
Kapu Reddi 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
Karan 4,500 Odia 4,500 - - - - -
Karenga 1,600 Bengali 1,600 - - - - -
Karmali 88,000 Hindi 80,000 400 - 700 - 6,300
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Marathi 11,000 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 300 Kashmiri - 300 - - - -
 Kawar 8,400 Hindi 8,400 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 218,000 Bengali 218,000 - - - - -
Kayastha Karan 7,700 Bengali 7,700 - - - - -
Kela (Hindu traditions) 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
Khadala 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
Khadura 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Khairwar 10,000 Bengali 10,000 - - - - -
Khandait 25,000 Odia 25,000 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Kharia 222,000 Kharia 30,000 3,200 40 138,000 20 52,000
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Kharwar 219,000 Hindi 190,000 500 - 5,000 50 24,000
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 1,800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,800 -
 Khatwa 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Khetauri 100,000 Maithili 100,000 - - - - -
 Kisan 45,000 Hindi 21,000 90 - 2,300 30 21,000
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 90 Koch 90 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 712,000 Hindi 711,000 - - 500 - 200
 Kol 400,000 Hindi 400,000 - - 30 - 30
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Gujarati 3,900 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Kolta 700 Odia 700 - - - - -
Konai 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Kori 26,000 Bengali 23,000 200 - 900 - 2,500
 Korku 200 Korku 200 - - - - -
 Korwa 22,000 Telugu 17,000 90 - 900 - 4,700
 Koshti 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Kotal 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 4,500 Odia 3,800 - - 100 - 500
 Kumal Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 683,000 Hindi 683,000 - - - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
Kumhar Bardiha 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Kumhar Kanaujia 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
Kumhar Magahia 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
Kumhar Mathuria 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Gujarati 2,000 - - - - -
Kurariar 4,500 Hindi 4,500 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 1,952,000 Hindi 1,952,000 - - - - -
Kurmi Mahato 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
Laheri (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
Laheri (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Lakhera 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Limbu 50 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Lingayat 300 Kannada - - - - - 300
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Lohana 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 630,000 Hindi 630,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Lohara 238,000 Hindi 168,000 300 - 7,400 60 62,000
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
Madari 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 400 Telugu - - - 400 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Telugu 3,400 - - - - -
 Magar 100 Nepali 100 - 40 - - -
Maghaiya 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Mahanta 6,600 Odia 6,600 - - - - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Mahishya 205,000 Bengali 205,000 - - - - -
 Mahli 146,000 Marathi 108,000 100 - 4,400 50 33,000
 Mahratta 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 1,600 Gujarati 1,600 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 1,600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,600 -
Mahuria 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Mahyavanshi 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Majhi 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Majhwar 35,000 Hindi 35,000 - - 300 - 100
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 88,000 Hindi 88,000 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 80 Telugu - - - 80 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Telugu 1,400 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 1,200 Malayalam - - - 1,200 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 48,000 Hindi 48,000 - - - - -
Mali Bhagirathi 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 74,000 Hindi 74,000 - - - - -
Mallik (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 7,300 Gujarati - 7,300 - - - -
Malto 121,000 Santhali 104,000 400 - 7,200 80 9,000
 Mangala 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
Mangan 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Manihar 2,000 Urdu - 2,000 - - - -
 Mappila 2,700 Malayalam - 2,700 - - - -
 Maravan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Markande 9,000 Hindi 9,000 - - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Matia 1,900 Bengali 1,900 - - - - -
 Mazhabi 1,800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,800 -
 Meitei 70 Meitei 70 - - - - -
 Memon 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
Mir 40 Bengali - 40 - - - -
Mirzakhani 500 Bengali - 500 - - - -
Mishri 1,200 Bengali 1,200 - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 42,000 Bengali 42,000 - - - - -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Moghal 5,500 Urdu - 5,500 - - - -
 Momna 40 Gujarati - 40 - - - -
Mukeri 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Munda 1,335,000 Mundari 272,000 4,200 200 381,000 200 678,000
 Munnur 2,200 Telugu 2,200 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 90,000 Hindi 90,000 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 2,300 Telugu 2,300 - - - - -
 Nadar 400 Tamil 300 - - 100 - -
Nagar 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - 300 - 200
Nagarchi (Muslim traditions) 90 Sadri - 90 - - - -
Nagarchi Nagesia (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 337,000 Hindi 337,000 - - - - -
Nai (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Nai Mathuria 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Nair 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Namassej 15,000 Bengali 15,000 - - - - -
Namassej Chandel 5,900 Bengali 5,900 - - - - -
 Namasudra 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
 Nat (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
 Nau Buddh 5,500 Marathi - - 4,800 - - -
Navithan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Newah 100 Nepali 70 - 30 - - -
 Oraon 1,757,000 Kurux 414,000 6,400 100 427,000 300 911,000
 Paharia 500 Nepali 500 - - - - -
Paik 9,000 Odia 9,000 - - - - -
Paliya 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Pallan 800 Tamil 800 - - - - -
 Pan 46,000 Odia 46,000 - - - - -
 Panika 53,000 Chhattisgarhi 53,000 - - - - -
 Paraiyan 200 Tamil 200 - - 70 - -
Pardhan 300 Pardhan 300 - - - - -
Parhaiya 39,000 Hindi 34,000 - 20 1,400 - 3,900
 Parja 22,000 Odia 22,000 - - - - -
 Parsee 400 Gujarati - - - - - 400
 Pashtun Northern 59,000 Urdu - 59,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 70,000 Hindi 70,000 - - 30 - -
Patari 7,800 Hindi 7,800 - - - - -
 Patelia 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Patial 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
Patralu 1,200 Odia 1,200 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Pawaria (Hindu traditions) 400 Bareli, Rathwi 400 - - - - -
Pawaria (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
 Persian 4,300 Persian, Iranian - 4,300 - - - -
 Pinjara 3,400 Urdu - 3,400 - - - -
 Pod 50,000 Bengali 50,000 - - - - -
 Portuguese Unknown Indo-Portuguese - - - - - -
 Pundari 2,000 Bengali 2,000 - - - - -
Puran 1,900 Panchpargania 1,900 - - - - -
Puran Bhaja 900 Panchpargania 900 - - - - -
 Qassab 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
Quam-e-Punjab 400 Punjabi, Eastern - 400 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Rai 1,200 Nepali 1,100 - 20 20 - 100
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 127,000 Rajbanshi 125,000 - - 20 - 1,400
 Rajbansi (Muslim traditions) 90 Bengali - 90 - - - -
 Rajbhar 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 620,000 Hindi 618,000 - - - - 1,600
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 10,000 Urdu - 10,000 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 4,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 4,300 -
 Rajput Bachgoti 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Baghel 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Rajput Bhadauria 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Rajput Bhale Sultan (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
Rajput Dikhit 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Rajput Gahlot 5,100 Hindi 5,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 5,200 Hindi 5,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 6,600 Hindi 6,600 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Rajput Kachhwaha 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Katheriya 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Rajput Mar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Nagbansi 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Rathor 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Rajput Sengar 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
Rajput Solanki 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Rajput Tonwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Raju 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Rajwar 172,000 Hindi 172,000 - - 200 60 -
Rajwar Nagbansi 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
Rajwar Rajbhar 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
Rana 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Rathawa 200 Rathawi 200 - - - - -
 Rautia 100,000 Sadri 100,000 - - 400 - -
 Ravalia 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Ravidas Chamar 942,000 Hindi 936,000 - - 6,300 - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 2,700 Urdu - 2,700 - - - -
 Relli 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
Sagarbanshi 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Saharia 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Sahisia 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 1,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,700 -
 Samanthan 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Sankara 2,800 Bengali 2,800 - - - - -
 Santal 3,046,000 Santhali 1,769,000 3,100 400 182,000 300 1,092,000
 Saora 7,400 Odia 1,100 - - 300 - 6,000
Sardar (Muslim traditions) 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 1,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,700 -
 Sarki 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
Sauntia 1,100 Odia 1,100 - - - - -
Sauria Paharia 51,000 Santhali 42,000 300 - 5,600 - 3,300
 Sayyid 90,000 Urdu - 90,000 - - - -
Sekera 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Shabar 1,600 Odia 1,600 - - - - -
 Shaikh 2,952,000 Urdu - 2,952,000 - - - -
Shaikh Qureshi 266,000 Urdu - 266,000 - - - -
 Sherpa Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Sinhalese 60 Sinhala - - 60 - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 72,000 Hindi 72,000 - - - - 100
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
Sonar Ajudhyabansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Sonar Barhaiya 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Sonar Chhatri 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Sonar Deswali 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Sonar Jathera 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
Sonar Kammakala 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
Sonar Khatri 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Sonar Magahiya 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
Sonar Mair 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Sonar Rastaogi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Sukiyar 2,000 Magahi 2,000 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Bengali 12,000 - - - - -
Sunri Sadhubanik 3,500 Bengali 3,500 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Bengali 3,400 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 1,100 Malayalam - - - 1,100 - -
 Tamang 100 Tamang, Eastern 70 - 30 - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 900 Tamil - 900 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 341,000 Bengali 341,000 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 3,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,100 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 1,185,000 Hindi 1,185,000 - - - - -
Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Teli Sribastab 6,300 Hindi 6,300 - - - - -
 Thakuri 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Tharu 100 Tharu, Madhya-Purbiya 100 - 40 - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Tibetan Unknown Tibetan, Central - - - - - -
 Tili 23,000 Bengali 23,000 - - - - -
 Tiyar 4,700 Bengali 4,700 - - - - -
 Turaiha 500 Bhojpuri 500 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 217,000 Hindi 217,000 - - - 70 -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 900 Telugu 900 - - - - -