CountryIndia

State:

  

Telangana

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Number of People Groups

500

Unreached People Groups

465

Total Population

37,928,000

Buddhist

0.1 %

Christian

1.5 %

Hindu

85.5 %

Muslim

12.1 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

0.6 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 8,200 Telugu 7,700 - - 500 - -
 Adi Dravida 1,000 Tamil 1,000 - - - - -
 Adi Karnataka 1,200 Kannada 1,200 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
Ajila 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
Anamuk 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Andh 13,000 Marathi 13,000 - 30 - - -
Anglo 2,700 English - - - 2,700 - -
 Ansari 809,000 Urdu - 809,000 - - - -
 Arab 100 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 100 - - - -
 Arakh 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Aray Mala 900 Telugu 900 - - - - -
Arayan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Arunthathiyar 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Arwa Mala 14,000 Tamil 14,000 - - - - -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 20 Assamese - 20 - - - -
Ayyanavar 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 277,000 Hindi 277,000 - - - - -
 Bagata 900 Telugu 800 - - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
Baghban (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
Bahrupi 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 5,200 Bengali 700 - - - - 4,400
Bakuda 60 Tulu 60 - - - - -
Balasantoshi 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 319,000 Telugu 319,000 - - 200 - -
Balija Bogam 32,000 Telugu 32,000 - - - - -
Balija Bolla 31,000 Telugu 31,000 - - 20 - -
Balija Musugu 19,000 Telugu 19,000 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 154,000 Hindi 152,000 - - - - 2,000
 Bania Agrahari 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Chetti 13,000 Tamil 11,000 - - - - 2,000
Bania Gujar 10,000 Gujarati 10,000 - - - - -
Bania Jaiswal 500 Hindi 200 - - - - 300
Bania Khandelwal 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Komti 510,000 Telugu 507,000 - - - - 3,500
 Bania Lad 3,700 Gujarati 3,700 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 6,000 Hindi 6,000 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 8,500 Hindi 8,500 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bania Marwadi 25,000 Marwari 25,000 - - - - -
Bania Modh 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Bania Nima 700 Hindi 60 - - - - 600
 Bania Oswal 4,200 Hindi 3,400 - - - - 900
 Bania Porwal 7,200 Hindi 6,800 - - - - 400
 Bania Srimali 200 Gujarati 100 - - - - 70
Bania Trivarnika Vaisya 6,600 Telugu 6,600 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 990,000 Hindi 971,000 - - - - 17,000
Banijiga 9,700 Kannada 3,200 - - - - 6,500
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 2,187,000 Lambadi 1,981,000 2,100 400 189,000 100 4,600
Banjara Charan 112,000 Lambadi 110,000 - - 2,300 - -
Banjara Rathor (Hindu traditions) 82,000 Lambadi 77,000 - - 5,300 - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Bariki 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Basor 106,000 Hindi 106,000 - - - - -
 Bauri 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Bavuri 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Telugu 1,000 - - - - -
 Beda Jangam 42,000 Kannada 37,000 - - - - 4,100
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Kannada 21,000 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 138,000 Kannada 138,000 - - - - -
Beldar Lonari 1,300 Kannada 1,300 - - - - -
Beldar Sunkar 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Bhampta 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 9,500 Hindi 9,000 - 500 - - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Bhansala 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 50,000 Hindi 50,000 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 602,000 Hindi 602,000 - - - - -
Bidur 2,200 Marathi 2,200 - - - - -
Bindla 19,000 Telugu 19,000 - - - - -
Bissoyi 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Bodo 80 Boro 70 - - - - -
 Bohra 1,500 Gujarati - 1,500 - - - -
Bondili 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Boya 3,100 Telugu 3,100 - - - - -
Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
Brahmin Acharya 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Anavala 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Brahmin Audich 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
Brahmin Chitpavan 4,900 Marathi 4,900 - - - - -
Brahmin Daima 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Deshastha 8,700 Marathi 8,700 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaud Saraswat 3,100 Konkani 3,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Gaur 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Iyer 2,400 Tamil 2,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Brahmin Kannada 6,100 Kannada 6,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Karhada 1,500 Marathi 1,500 - - - - -
Brahmin Khandelwal 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Brahmin Kosala Nadu 5,400 Telugu 5,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 15,000 Marathi 15,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 20,000 Marathi 20,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Modh 1,200 Gujarati 1,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Brahmin Parikh 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Sanadhya 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Tamil 4,500 Tamil 4,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telaganya 168,000 Telugu 168,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 50,000 Telugu 50,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 782,000 Hindi 773,000 - - 20 - 8,300
Brahmin Velanadu 25,000 Telugu 25,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Vyas 31,000 Telugu 31,000 - - 20 - -
 Burmese 50 Burmese - - 50 - - -
Byagara 19,000 Kannada 19,000 - - - - -
Chachati 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Chain 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Chakketakare 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Chakkiliyan 1,100 Tamil 1,100 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - 100 - - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 7,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 7,000 -
Chandala 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
 Chenchu 20,000 Telugu 20,000 20 100 - 100 30
 Chenna Dasar 600 Kannada 600 - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 500 Malayalam 500 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian 100 Malayalam - - - 100 - -
 Chhetri 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Chitara 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Christian unspecified 16,000 Kannada - - - 14,000 - -
Dakkal 2,500 Telugu 2,500 - - - - -
Dandasi 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Darjee Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 193,000 Hindi 193,000 - - - - 500
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) 3,700 Gujarati 3,700 - - - - -
Devadiga 300 Tulu 200 - - - - 100
Devadiga Kalavant 100 Konkani, Goan 100 - - - - -
Devanga 1,900 Kannada 300 - - - - 1,700
Dhakoda 60 Odia 60 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 1,000 Gujarati 1,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 896,000 Hindi 896,000 - - 100 - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 42,000 Urdu - 42,000 - - - -
 Dhodia 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Dhor 3,000 Marathi 3,000 - - - - -
Domm 3,100 Telugu 3,100 - - - - -
 Dudekula 3,300 Telugu - 3,300 - - - -
Ellamalawar 900 Kannada 900 - - - - -
 Faqir 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Gadaba 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Gamit 200 Gamit 200 - - - - -
 Ganda 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Gangakula 4,400 Kannada 4,400 - - - - -
 Gauda 60 Odia 60 - - - - -
Gavara 1,400 Malayalam 1,400 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Gharti Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Ghasi (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Ghisadi 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
Godagali 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Godari 1,000 Telugu 1,000 - - - - -
Gond Jhare 23,000 Gondi, Northern 23,000 20 - - - -
 Gond unspecified 308,000 Hindi 307,000 300 700 100 - 500
 Gondhali 1,000 Marathi 1,000 - - - - -
 Gosain 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
 Gosangi (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Telugu 17,000 - - - - -
Gosangi (Muslim traditions) 100 Telugu - 100 - - - -
Goudu 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
Gowari 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 8,600 Hindi 8,600 - - - - 40
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Guria Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Gurung 20 Nepali - - - - - -
 Hadi 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Hajam 24,000 Urdu - 24,000 - - - -
Halam 100 Kok Borok 100 - - - - -
 Halba 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 50 Chinese, Mandarin - - 50 - - -
 Hande Jogi 900 Kannada 300 - - - - 600
 Hijda 20 Hindi - 20 - - - -
Hill Reddi 100 Telugu 80 - - - - -
Holar 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Holaya Dasar 2,100 Kannada 2,100 - - - - -
Ilavan 4,300 Malayalam 3,900 - - 300 - -
Jaggali 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Jambuvulu 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 14,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 14,000 -
Jat Sidhu (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Jatapu 200 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Jhalo Malo 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Julaha 200 Hindi - - - - 200 -
Kachari (Hindu traditions) 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 2,400 Kannada 2,400 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 4,500 Tamil 4,500 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 1,666,000 Telugu 1,666,000 - - - - -
Kalal Idiga 596,000 Telugu 596,000 - - - - -
Kalavant 900 Kannada 30 - - - - 900
Kallan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
Kamathi 1,000 Telugu 1,000 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Kami 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
Kammara 2,400 Telugu 2,400 - - - - -
Kanakkan 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Kandra 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kaora 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
Kapewar 900 Telugu 900 - - - - -
 Kapu 5,827,000 Telugu 5,824,000 - - 500 - -
Kapu Reddi 557,000 Telugu 557,000 - - - - -
Karimpalan 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Karnam 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 97,000 Marathi 96,000 - - - - 1,800
Kasar Otari 1,100 Odia 1,100 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 200 Kashmiri - 200 - - - -
Kattunayakan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Bengali 1,900 - - - - -
Khandait 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 5,700 Gujarati 5,700 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 272,000 Hindi 272,000 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Khoja 700 Gujarati - 700 - - - -
Kodalo 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 55,000 Gujarati 55,000 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 800 Marathi 800 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 5,900 Marathi 5,900 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 4,000 Marathi 4,000 - - - - -
Kolowar 57,000 Kolami, Northwestern 56,000 20 200 30 - 20
Kolupulvandlu 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Konda Dhora 300 Telugu 300 20 - - - -
 Konda Kapu 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Konda Reddi 9,000 Telugu 9,000 - - - - 20
 Korama 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Kori 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Korwa 156,000 Telugu 156,000 - - - - -
 Koshti 3,900 Marathi 3,900 - - - - -
Kota 50 Kota 50 - - - - -
 Kotia 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Koya 574,000 Telugu 565,000 600 50 3,000 - 4,500
Koya Dora 25,000 Koya 25,000 - - - - 40
Koya Racha 29,000 Telugu 29,000 - - - - 40
Koya Rajulu 28,000 Telugu 28,000 - - - - 40
Kudavakkal 1,300 Kannada - - - - - 1,300
 Kudumban 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Kudumi 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Kuli 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Kumal Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 434,000 Hindi 433,000 - - - - 1,100
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 193,000 Gujarati 193,000 - - - - 300
Kunchatiga 1,400 Kannada 1,400 - - - - -
 Kuravan 300 Malayalam 300 - - 80 - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 831,000 Hindi 831,000 - - - - -
 Kuruba 3,500 Kannada 3,500 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Lakhera Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Limbu Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Lingader 700 Marathi - - - - - 700
 Lingayat 125,000 Kannada - - - - - 124,000
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Lohana 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 281,000 Hindi 281,000 - - - - -
Madari 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Madasi Kuruva 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 242,000 Telugu - - - 227,000 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 3,584,000 Telugu 3,577,000 - 1,800 5,700 - -
 Madiga (Muslim traditions) 600 Telugu - 600 - - - -
 Madiga Dasu 1,700 Telugu 1,700 - - - - -
 Magar 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 2,200 Marathi - - - 2,200 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Marathi 11,000 - 20,000 - - -
 Mahishya 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Mahli Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mahratta 283,000 Marathi 283,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 18,000 Gujarati 18,000 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Mahyavanshi 1,100 Gujarati 1,100 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 108,000 Telugu - - - 102,000 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 1,716,000 Telugu 1,705,000 - 6,800 4,500 - -
Mala Dasari 13,000 Telugu 13,000 - - - - -
 Mala Dasu 1,100 Telugu 1,100 - - - - -
Mala Hannai 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Mala Jangam 7,600 Telugu 7,600 - - - - -
Mala Jetti 44,000 Telugu 43,000 - 100 200 - -
Mala Masti 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
Mala Sale 135,000 Telugu 135,000 - - - - -
Mala Sanyasi 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 4,300 Malayalam - - - 4,300 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Mandala (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Telugu 1,000 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 1,700 Marathi 1,700 - - - - -
 Mangala 50,000 Telugu 50,000 - - - - -
 Manna Dhora 3,500 Telugu 3,500 - - - - -
Manne 80,000 Telugu 80,000 - - - - -
 Mappila 3,100 Malayalam - 3,100 - - - -
 Maravan 1,300 Tamil 1,300 - - - - -
 Masan Jogi 900 Kannada 900 - - - - -
Mashti 2,900 Telugu 2,900 - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 1,600 Marathi - - - 1,600 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Marathi 10,000 - 500 - - -
Matangi 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
 Matia Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
Mavilan 20 Tulu 20 - - - - -
 Mawalud 74,000 Urdu - 74,000 - - - -
 Mazhabi Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Meitei 20 Meitei 20 - - - - -
Melakkaran 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
 Memon 600 Gujarati - 600 - - - -
Mitha Ayyalvar 3,600 Telugu 3,600 - - - - -
 Mizo 30 Mizo - - - 30 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Bengali 16,000 - - - - -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Moger 30 Tulu 30 - - - - -
 Moghal 102,000 Urdu - 102,000 - - - -
 Momna 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
Mukha Dhora 3,000 Telugu 3,000 - 40 - - -
Mukkuvan (Christian traditions) 50 Malayalam - - - 50 - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Munda 30 Mundari 30 - - - - -
Mundala 400 Tulu 400 - - - - -
 Munnur 299,000 Telugu 299,000 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 380,000 Telugu 380,000 - - - - -
 Nadar 6,100 Tamil 3,600 - - 2,500 - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 465,000 Hindi 460,000 - - - - 5,000
Nai (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Naikda 13,000 Kannada 13,000 80 - - - 90
 Nair 7,700 Malayalam 7,700 - - - - -
 Namassej 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
Namassej Chandel 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Nandiwale 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Nau Buddh 400 Marathi - - 400 - - -
Navithan 1,300 Tamil 1,300 - - - - -
 Nayadi 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Newah 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Padigarajulu 700 Telugu 700 - - 60 - -
Pagadai 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Pagativeshagallu 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Pallan 8,000 Tamil 7,600 - - 400 - -
Pambada 1,300 Tulu 1,300 - - - - -
Pamidi 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Pan 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Panchama 900 Telugu 900 - - - - -
Pangul 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Paraiyan 4,900 Tamil 3,300 - - 1,500 - -
Paravan 100 Malayalam 90 - - 20 - -
Pardhan 29,000 Pardhan 29,000 50 200 30 - 300
 Pardhi 47,000 Pardhi 47,000 - - - - -
 Parja 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Parsee 500 Gujarati - - - - - 500
 Pashtun Northern 196,000 Urdu - 196,000 - - - -
 Patelia 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Patharwat 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Patial 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Perka 170,000 Telugu 170,000 - - - - -
 Persian 300 Persian, Iranian - 300 - - - -
Pichakuntla 41,000 Telugu 41,000 - - - - -
 Pinjara 7,900 Urdu - 7,900 - - - -
 Pod 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Portuguese 70 Indo-Portuguese - - - 60 - -
Prabhu Kayastha 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Pulayan 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Pulayan (Hindu traditions) 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Pundari Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Qassab 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Raddi 2,600 Kannada - - - - - 2,600
 Rai 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Rajannalu 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Rajbanshi 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 210,000 Hindi 209,000 - - 100 - 1,300
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 12,000 Urdu - 12,000 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 3,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,400 -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Rajput Bhadauria 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
Rajput Dikhit 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Gahlot 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput Kachhwaha 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput Mahratta (Hindu traditions) 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Rathor 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput Sengar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Solanki 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Tonwar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Raju 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Rajwar Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Ramoshi 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
Raneyar 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 41,000 Marathi 41,000 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Rathawa 300 Rathawi 300 - - - - -
 Ravalia 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
Ravidas Chamar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Razu 2,400 Telugu 2,400 - - - - -
Reddi Dhora 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Relli 3,100 Odia 3,100 - - - - -
Rona 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Sali 28,000 Kannada 3,000 - - - - 25,000
Samagara 2,800 Kannada 2,800 - - - - -
Samban 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
Sangar 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Saora 900 Odia 800 - - 20 - -
Sapari 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Sapru 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
Sardar (Hindu traditions) 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Sarki Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Satani 201,000 Telugu 201,000 - 60 - - -
 Sayyid 388,000 Urdu - 388,000 - - - -
Semman 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
Shabar 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Shaikh 2,731,000 Urdu - 2,731,000 - - - -
Shaikh Qureshi 164,000 Urdu - 164,000 - - - -
 Sherpa Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Siddi (Muslim traditions) 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
Sikligar (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Sindhollu 4,400 Telugu 4,400 - - 30 - -
Singiwala 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Sinhalese 20 Sinhala - - 20 - - -
 Soligar 40 Sholaga 40 - - - - -
Somvanshi 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 455,000 Hindi 454,000 - - - - 100
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 6,400 Malayalam - - - 6,300 - -
 Tamang 40 Tamang, Eastern 30 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - 2,100
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 6,300 Tamil - 6,300 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 144,000 Hindi 138,000 - - - - 5,500
Thakkar 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Thakuri 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
Thandan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Tharu 40 Tharu, Madhya-Purbiya 40 - - - - -
Thoti, caste 2,300 Telugu 2,300 - - - - -
Thoti, tribe 2,600 Telugu 2,600 - - - - -
 Tili 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Tiruvalluvar 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Tiyar 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Toda 20 Toda 20 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 486,000 Telugu 486,000 - - - - -
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga 25,000 Kannada 25,000 - - - - -
 Valluvan 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
Valmiki 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
Vaniyan 1,700 Tamil 1,300 - - 400 - -
Vanjara 109,000 Marathi 109,000 - - - - -
 Vannan 1,300 Tamil 1,100 - - 200 - -