Country:

India

State: Ladakh
District: All

Number of People Groups

57

Unreached People Groups

54

Total Population

307,000

Buddhist

44.1 %

Christian

0.4 %

Hindu

7.8 %

Muslim

46.8 %

Sikh

0.8 %

Other Religions

0.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Arghun 100 Balti - 100 - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Bakkarwal 40 Gujari - - - - - -
 Balti 58,000 Balti 80 56,000 1,600 40 - 80
 Bania unspecified 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - 20
Basith (Hindu traditions) 20 Kashmiri 20 - - - - -
 Beda 400 Ladakhi - 20 300 - - -
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) 105,000 Ladakhi 200 5,200 99,000 400 20 200
 Brahmin Acharya 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 2,400 Kashmiri 2,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
 Broq-Pa 28,000 Brokskat 90 24,000 3,700 20 - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Changpa 2,900 Changthang - 60 2,800 - - -
 Christian 600 Hindi - - - 600 - -
 Domar (Hindu traditions) 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
Gaddi (Hindu traditions) 200 Gaddi 200 - - - - -
Galleban 200 Kashmiri - 200 - - - -
 Gara 500 Lohar, Lahul - 100 300 - - -
 Gujjar (Hindu traditions) 50 Gujari 30 - 20 - - -
 Gujjar (Muslim traditions) 80 Gujari - 80 - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Julaha 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 6,200 Kashmiri - 6,200 - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Kraal 100 Kashmiri 100 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Kumhiar (Muslim traditions) 30 Kashmiri - 30 - - - -
 Labana (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Ladakhi 300 English - - - 300 - -
 Lama 200 Tibetan, Central - - 200 - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Makhmi 2,800 Kashmiri - 2,600 200 - - -
 Mangrik 19,000 Ladakhi - 30 19,000 - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern 1,200 - - - - -
Mon 1,300 Ladakhi - 500 800 - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Purig-Pa 46,000 Purig 100 45,000 1,200 40 - 30
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 4,200 Hindi 4,200 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
 Rigzong 6,200 Ladakhi - - 6,200 - - -
 Sayyid 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
Sipi Unknown Chambeali - - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Tarakhehas 1,900 Kashmiri - 1,900 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Tipera 20 Kok Borok 20 - - - - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Zargar (Hindu traditions) 500 Dogri 500 - - - - -
  Totals:  57 307,000   54 24,000 144,000 135,000 1,300 2,400 300