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45,615,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

92

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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adi Karnataka India 2,974,000 2,974,000 Hinduism 0.51 % 59
Adi Karnataka Christian India 176,000 176,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Ager (Hindu traditions) India 14,000 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Anuppan India 1,100 1,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Arasu India 47,000 47,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baira India 8,900 8,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Balagai India 8,600 8,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Balija (Hindu traditions) India 1,772,000 1,772,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 35
Balija Dasari India 52,000 52,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bania Pancham India 37,000 37,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Banijiga India 754,000 754,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 15
Bant India 1,400 1,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bathada India 3,100 3,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) India 2,528,000 2,534,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 51
Bedar Bile India 112,000 112,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Bedar Kare India 108,000 108,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Bedar Myasa India 61,000 61,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bedar Naik Makkalu India 109,000 109,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) India 1,905,000 1,917,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 38
Beldar Kannada Balija Naicker India 5,100 5,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beldar Katani Uppara India 17,000 17,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beldar Lonari (Hindu traditions) India 56,000 56,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beldar Narmada Uppara India 20,000 20,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beldar Sunkar India 23,000 23,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beldar Toreya India 1,700 1,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beldar Urindavan India 1,000 1,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bellara India 1,600 1,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Havik India 26,000 26,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Kannada India 459,000 459,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Budega Jangam India 307,000 307,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 6
 Chalvadi India 227,000 227,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 5
Chapparband (Hindu traditions) India 6,100 6,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chenna Dasar India 75,000 75,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Devadasi India 21,000 21,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Devanga India 491,000 491,000 Hinduism 2.38 % 10
Durgamurgi India 1,300 1,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ellamalawar India 5,100 5,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gangakula India 1,556,000 1,556,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 31
Gantichore India 5,000 5,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Godda India 2,600 2,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gondaru India 97,000 97,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Gowdulu India 9,100 9,100 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
Halsar India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Halwakki Wakkal India 138,000 138,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 3
 Hande Jogi India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Hasla India 1,300 1,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Holaya India 813,000 813,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 16
Holaya Dasar India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Iruliga India 14,000 14,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1
 Kadia (Hindu traditions) India 151,000 151,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Kadu Kuruba India 24,000 24,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 1
 Kaikadi India 339,000 339,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
Kalavant India 10,000 10,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kanarese Malaysia 60,000 84,000 Hinduism 3.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kanarese New Zealand 1,500 84,000 Hinduism 3.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kanarese Singapore 22,000 84,000 Hinduism 4.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Koracha, caste India 78,000 78,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 2
 Korama India 219,000 219,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 4
Korama Kunchi India 51,000 51,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kotegar India 6,700 6,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kudavakkal India 5,900 5,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kunchatiga India 380,000 380,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Kuruba India 4,174,000 4,174,000 Hinduism 1.04 % 83
 Lingayat India 3,479,000 3,479,000 Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 70
 Masan Jogi India 32,000 32,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 1
Meda India 44,000 44,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
 Moger India 123,000 123,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Moger Moyon India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mukri India 14,000 14,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mundala India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nagartha India 54,000 54,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Naikda India 3,817,000 3,822,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 76
Nalakeyava India 6,300 6,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pale India 9,500 9,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Patvekari (Hindu traditions) India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Raddi India 76,000 76,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Raneyar India 3,700 3,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Raya Rawat India 2,500 2,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sada India 8,600 8,600 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sali India 1,052,000 1,055,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 21
Samagara India 90,000 90,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Sardar (Hindu traditions) India 4,000 4,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Shinligar India 6,500 6,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Siddi (Hindu traditions) India 9,600 9,600 Hinduism 31.03 % -
 Sillekyatha India 36,000 36,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Soligaru India 34,000 34,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 1
Sonar Bail Pattur India 400 400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Vakkaliga India 6,403,000 6,403,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 128
Vakkaliga Gangadikara India 537,000 537,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Vakkaliga Kappiliyan India 5,600 5,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Vakkaliga Kunchitiga India 241,000 241,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Viswakarma Panchal India 93,000 93,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
  Totals:  92           90     770
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Adi Andhra India 307,000 308,000 Hinduism 0.86 % 6
Adi Andhra Christian India 36,000 36,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Adi Dravida India 8,598,000 8,598,000 Hinduism 0.09 % 172
Adi Dravida Christian India 628,000 628,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Adiyan India 16,000 16,000 Hinduism 0.77 % 1
 Agri India 439,000 439,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Ajna India 42,000 42,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Alambadi Kurichchan India 43,000 43,000 Hinduism 4.62 % 1
 Amma Kodaga India 2,000 2,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Anal India 23,000 23,000 Christianity 98.17 % -
 Andh India 491,000 491,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 10
Anduran India 2,500 2,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Anglo Indian India 134,000 153,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Ansari India 10,700,000 14,793,000 Islam 0.00 % 214
Aray Mala India 4,300 4,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Arunthathiyar India 1,026,000 1,026,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 21
 Arwa Mala India 95,000 95,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Ayyanavar India 16,000 16,000 Hinduism 2.68 % 1
 Badaga India 219,000 219,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 4
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) India 6,549,000 6,603,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 131
 Bagata India 147,000 147,000 Hinduism 0.69 % 3
 Baghban (Muslim traditions) India 17,000 215,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baiga India 573,000 576,000 Hinduism 0.22 % 11
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) India 3,525,000 3,999,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 70
Bakad India 6,100 6,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bakuda India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Balasantoshi India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Balija Bogam India 76,000 76,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Balija Bolla India 72,000 72,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
Balija Gopanthi India 7,900 7,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Balija Musugu India 21,000 21,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bandi (Hindu traditions) India 4,900 4,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania India 29,331,000 29,571,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 587
 Bania Agarwal India 4,876,000 4,919,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 98
Bania Chaturth India 32,000 32,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Chetti India 733,000 739,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 15
Bania Irupathi Nalu Manai Chetti India 34,000 34,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Komti India 1,796,000 1,796,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 36
 Bania Porwal India 329,000 331,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
Bania Ummad India 299,000 299,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) India 6,155,000 6,162,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 123
 Banjara Rathod (Hindu traditions) India 426,000 426,000 Hinduism 1.15 % 9
Barda India 3,500 3,500 Hinduism 0.62 % 1
Bariki India 6,400 6,400 Hinduism 0.62 % 1
 Basor India 932,000 932,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 19
 Bauri India 1,982,000 1,992,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 40
 Bavcha India 4,800 4,800 Hinduism 0.08 % 1
Bedar Kakamundi India 100,000 100,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Bedar Kashmir (Muslim traditions) India 3,900 5,600 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) India 556,000 584,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 11
Beldar Mith Gauda India 1,400 1,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhaina India 74,000 74,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Bhampta India 45,000 45,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhand (Hindu traditions) India 33,000 33,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhandari India 648,000 648,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 13
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) India 136,000 207,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Bhansala India 278,000 285,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) India 1,213,000 1,214,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 24
 Bharia Bhumia India 322,000 322,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 6
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) India 1,380,000 1,408,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 28
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) India 234,000 234,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Bhavit India 9,400 9,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhil India 16,908,000 17,402,000 Hinduism 0.77 % 338
 Bhil Barela India 1,001,000 1,001,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 20
Bhil Mankar India 228,000 228,000 Hinduism 0.64 % 5
Bhil Mavchi (Hindu traditions) India 500,000 500,000 Hinduism 1.09 % 10
Bhil Tadvi India 469,000 469,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 9
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) India 6,411,000 6,568,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 128
 Bhotia India 114,000 114,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
Bhottada India 463,000 463,000 Hinduism 1.48 % 9
 Bhuiya India 2,094,000 2,108,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 42
 Bhumia India 159,000 159,000 Hinduism 0.98 % 3
 Bhumij India 1,124,000 1,154,000 Hinduism 1.02 % 22
Bhunjia India 27,000 27,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 1
Bidur India 359,000 359,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Bind India 990,000 1,071,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 20
Bindla India 15,000 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Binjhia India 179,000 185,000 Hinduism 0.45 % 4
 Boya India 4,056,000 4,073,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 81
 Brahmin Sri Lanka 108,000 63,125,000 Hinduism 0.22 % 2
 Brahmin India 59,134,000 63,125,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 1183
Brahmin Bhagor India 98,000 98,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Brahmin Chitpavan India 482,000 482,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Brahmin Christian India 4,600 4,800 Christianity 99.56 % -
 Brahmin Deshastha India 563,000 563,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Brahmin Devarukha India 34,000 34,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Gaud Saraswat India 283,000 283,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Brahmin Gaur India 3,073,000 3,107,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 61
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur India 270,000 270,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Brahmin Indian Tamil Sri Lanka 31,000 31,000 Hinduism 0.45 % 1
 Brahmin Joshi India 376,000 380,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Brahmin Kanaujia India 4,303,000 4,316,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 86
Brahmin Karhada India 81,000 81,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Brahmin Khandelwal India 286,000 288,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Brahmin Maha India 195,000 196,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Brahmin Mahratta India 474,000 475,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Brahmin Marathi India 103,000 103,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Brahmin Mewada India 98,000 98,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Brahmin Mukkaniyar India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Nambudiri India 94,000 94,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Brahmin Ojha India 53,000 53,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Potti India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Sanadhya India 2,730,000 2,732,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 55
 Brahmin Saraswat India 604,000 612,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
 Brahmin Sawaria India 4,328,000 4,336,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 87
Brahmin Velanadu India 121,000 121,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Byagara India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Byari (Beary) India 456,000 456,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Chain India 510,000 536,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 10
 Chakhesang India 158,000 158,000 Christianity 99.27 % -
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) India 862,000 889,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 17
Chaliyan India 5,800 5,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) India 47,727,000 48,174,000 Hinduism 1.22 % 955
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) India 1,580,000 1,581,000 Other / Small 0.53 % 32
Chandala India 7,100 7,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Charodi India 4,700 4,700 Hinduism 3.60 % 1
 Chenchu India 70,000 70,000 Hinduism 1.82 % 1
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) India 375,000 375,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
Cherumar Christian India 462,000 462,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) India 449,000 450,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) India 62,000 62,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 1
 Chodhara India 8,700 11,000 Hinduism 0.17 % 1
 Christian India 1,263,000 1,707,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) India 115,000 115,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Dakkal India 5,700 5,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Damor India 94,000 94,000 Hinduism 0.76 % 2
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) India 2,946,000 2,970,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 59
 Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) India 112,000 113,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Devadiga (Hindu traditions) India 153,000 153,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Devadiga Kalavant India 7,100 7,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu traditions) India 562,000 597,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 11
 Dhangar Bharwad India 2,796,000 2,852,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 56
 Dhanka India 421,000 424,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 8
 Dhanwar India 64,000 64,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) India 11,993,000 12,319,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 240
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) India 969,000 2,045,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
Dhobi Parit India 254,000 254,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Dhodia India 683,000 692,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 14
 Dhor India 150,000 150,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 3
Dom (Dombara) India 74,000 74,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Domar (Hindu traditions) India 2,161,000 2,200,000 Hinduism 0.25 % 43
 Dubla India 680,000 681,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 14
 Dudekula India 9,200 9,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Eravallan India 7,800 7,800 Hinduism 0.23 % 1
 Gamit India 457,000 463,000 Hinduism 10.34 % -
 Gandla India 74,000 74,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Garo (A-chik Mande) India 1,100,000 1,193,000 Christianity 95.60 % -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) India 127,000 137,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 3
Gatti India 6,500 6,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gauda India 2,038,000 2,038,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 41
Gauda, tribe India 107,000 107,000 Hinduism 42.89 % -
Gawli India 18,000 18,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghadasi India 8,600 8,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghadi India 6,100 6,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) India 446,000 447,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 9
 Ghisadi India 19,000 19,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Giddikki India 72,000 72,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Goanese India 587,000 691,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Gond India 14,356,000 14,362,000 Hinduism 0.92 % 287
 Gondhali India 59,000 59,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gopal India 38,000 38,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gosain India 1,564,000 1,567,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 31
 Gosangi (Hindu traditions) India 31,000 31,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Goudu India 7,100 7,100 Hinduism 0.25 % 1
 Gudigar India 2,900 2,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) India 7,166,000 7,438,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 143
 Hadi India 983,000 1,043,000 Hinduism 0.48 % 20
 Hajam India 1,987,000 4,305,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 40
 Hajang India 75,000 93,000 Hinduism 0.95 % 1
 Hakki Pikki India 25,000 26,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 1
 Halba India 733,000 733,000 Hinduism 0.30 % 15
Halleer India 4,500 4,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Hanabar India 76,000 76,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Harkantra India 20,000 20,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hasalaru India 26,000 26,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 1
 Hatkar India 353,000 353,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Ho India 1,076,000 1,144,000 Unknown 2.37 % 22
 Holar India 164,000 164,000 Hinduism 0.36 % 3
 Ilavan India 5,827,000 5,896,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 117
Ilavan Christian India 118,000 129,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Irular India 225,000 225,000 Hinduism 0.31 % 4
Jaggali India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.45 % 1
Jambuvulu India 20,000 20,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jaunsari India 93,000 93,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Jenu Kuruba India 47,000 47,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Jingar India 68,000 68,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) India 3,192,000 3,801,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 64
Kachari (Hindu traditions) India 83,000 83,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) India 5,955,000 5,955,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 119
Kadaiyar India 14,000 14,000 Hinduism 3.29 % 1
 Kadan India 4,200 4,200 Hinduism 0.33 % 1
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) India 8,162,000 8,301,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 163
 Kaikolan India 2,492,000 2,571,000 Hinduism 0.23 % 50
 Kakkalan India 14,000 14,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) India 3,948,000 3,950,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 79
 Kalal Idiga India 1,774,000 1,774,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 35
Kalladi India 41,000 41,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kamar India 31,000 33,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 1
Kamathi India 214,000 214,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Kammara India 122,000 122,000 Hinduism 0.71 % 2
Kanai India 61,000 61,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kanakkan India 255,000 255,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 5
 Kaniyan India 103,000 103,000 Hinduism 0.47 % 2
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) India 212,000 216,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 4
 Kaora India 294,000 299,000 Hinduism 0.74 % 6
 Kapu India 15,424,000 15,425,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 308
 Kapu Reddi India 3,596,000 3,596,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 72
Karmali India 130,000 133,000 Hinduism 0.13 % 3
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) India 657,000 668,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 13
Kasar Otari India 23,000 23,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kathodi India 314,000 314,000 Hinduism 0.31 % 6
Kattunayakan India 67,000 67,000 Hinduism 0.49 % 1
Kavara India 77,000 77,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kawar India 1,003,000 1,007,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 20
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) India 7,808,000 9,732,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 156
 Khairwar India 420,000 421,000 Hinduism 0.23 % 8
Kharia India 757,000 769,000 Hinduism 31.45 % -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) India 414,000 424,000 Hinduism 0.23 % 8
 Khasi (War-Khasi) India 1,265,000 1,287,000 Christianity 73.17 % -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) India 2,262,000 2,267,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 45
 Kisan India 1,630,000 1,636,000 Hinduism 1.67 % 33
 Kodaga India 113,000 113,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kokna India 1,085,000 1,085,000 Hinduism 1.10 % 22
 Kol India 1,765,000 1,768,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 35
 Kolha India 712,000 712,000 Hinduism 1.26 % 14
 Kolhati India 29,000 29,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Koli (Hindu traditions) India 2,255,000 2,482,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 45
 Koli Dhor India 413,000 415,000 Hinduism 0.20 % 8
 Koli Mahadev India 1,679,000 1,702,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 34
 Koli Malhar India 313,000 313,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 6
Kolowar India 242,000 242,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 5
Kolupulvandlu India 2,300 2,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kom India 18,000 18,000 Christianity 98.93 % -
Komarpaik India 27,000 27,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Konda Dhora India 234,000 234,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 5
 Konda Kapu India 21,000 21,000 Hinduism 2.99 % 1
 Konda Reddi India 123,000 123,000 Hinduism 0.91 % 2
Koracha, tribal India 17,000 17,000 Hinduism 1.01 % 1
 Kori India 2,589,000 2,613,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 52
 Korku India 1,043,000 1,045,000 Hinduism 0.31 % 21
 Korwa India 450,000 453,000 Hinduism 1.09 % 9
 Koshti India 1,117,000 1,117,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 22
Kota India 700 700 Hinduism 1.81 % 1
 Kotia India 54,000 54,000 Hinduism 0.43 % 1
 Koya India 793,000 793,000 Hinduism 1.29 % 16
Kudiya India 3,200 3,200 Hinduism 0.16 % 1
 Kudumban India 32,000 32,000 Hinduism 6.28 % -
 Kudumi India 294,000 294,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Kui Khond India 1,850,000 1,855,000 Hinduism 9.52 % -
 Kuki Chin India 135,000 176,000 Christianity 91.08 % -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) India 15,741,000 16,185,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 315
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) India 18,499,000 18,825,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 370
Kunbi Anjna India 388,000 392,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 8
 Kunbi Konkani India 669,000 669,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
Kunbi, tribe India 4,500 4,500 Hinduism 30.54 % -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) India 427,000 431,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 9
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) India 19,017,000 19,315,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 380
 Kuruman India 57,000 57,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 1
Lingader India 5,400 5,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) India 6,655,000 6,689,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 133
 Lohana India 583,000 652,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 12
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) India 9,539,000 9,857,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 191
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) India 624,000 2,436,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) India 3,184,000 3,289,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 64
Madari (Hindu traditions) India 260,000 260,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Madiga (Christian traditions) India 642,000 642,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) India 7,787,000 7,787,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 156
 Madiga (Muslim traditions) India 3,000 3,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahar (Christian traditions) India 418,000 418,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) India 9,548,000 9,556,000 Buddhism 0.13 % 191
 Mahli India 409,000 441,000 Hinduism 2.23 % 8
 Mahratta India 31,159,000 31,162,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 623
 Mahratta Kunbi India 7,684,000 7,798,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 154
 Mahratta Shinde India 555,000 555,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Maila India 2,700 2,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Majhi India 121,000 202,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 2
 Mal (Hindu traditions) India 1,769,000 1,795,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 35
 Mala (Christian traditions) India 445,000 445,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) India 5,682,000 5,682,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 114
 Mala Dasari India 31,000 31,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mala Jangam India 12,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Malabar Catholic India 2,685,000 2,685,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Malai Pandaram India 4,000 4,000 Hinduism 0.51 % 1
 Malai Vedan India 17,000 17,000 Hinduism 2.52 % 1
Malaikudi India 9,300 9,300 Hinduism 0.13 % 1
Malakkuravan India 20,000 20,000 Hinduism 0.44 % 1
Malasar India 9,800 9,800 Hinduism 0.15 % 1
Malava India 21,000 21,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Malayali India 373,000 1,597,000 Hinduism 0.11 % 7
Malayan, tribe India 46,000 46,000 Hinduism 0.13 % 1
Malayarayar India 3,000 3,000 Hinduism 18.42 % -
Malayekandi India 1,800 1,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mali (Hindu traditions) India 10,050,000 10,212,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 201
Malto India 190,000 222,000 Hinduism 14.11 % -
Manbhav India 27,000 27,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mang Garudi India 77,000 77,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Mangala India 1,926,000 1,927,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 39
Manne India 43,000 43,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Marata India 87,000 87,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Maravan India 3,213,000 3,313,000 Hinduism 2.45 % 64
Masthi India 2,100 2,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Matang (Christian traditions) India 186,000 186,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) India 2,598,000 2,600,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 52
Mavilan India 36,000 36,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Meena India 4,655,000 4,655,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 93
 Megh (Hindu traditions) India 3,978,000 4,303,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 80
 Mitha Ayyalvar India 3,400 3,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) India 1,953,000 2,244,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 39
 Moghal India 1,753,000 2,900,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 35
 Mudugar India 1,900 1,900 Hinduism 4.46 % 1
 Munda India 3,692,000 3,748,000 Hinduism 19.40 % -
 Muthuvan India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 1
Nadar (Christian traditions) India 1,276,000 1,285,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) India 3,015,000 3,041,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 60
 Nadia India 55,000 55,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Naga Tangkhul India 200,000 205,000 Christianity 98.08 % -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) India 11,933,000 12,102,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 239
 Nair India 6,738,000 6,742,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 135
Nalkadaya India 2,900 2,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nat (Hindu traditions) India 497,000 515,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
Navait India 57,000 74,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Navithan India 813,000 835,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 16
 Nayadi India 85,000 85,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Oraon India 4,487,000 4,641,000 Hinduism 26.48 % -
Padiar India 1,200 1,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Paite (Christian traditions) India 80,000 80,000 Christianity 98.76 % -
 Paliya India 122,000 192,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) India 2,471,000 2,517,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 49
Palleyan India 2,000 2,000 Hinduism 24.12 % -
Palliyan India 6,300 6,300 Hinduism 4.81 % 1
Palliyar India 5,900 5,900 Hinduism 7.76 % -
Palluvan India 6,700 6,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pambada India 4,100 4,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pan India 1,361,000 1,365,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 27
 Panchama India 3,100 3,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pandaram India 28,000 28,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Panditattan India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pangul India 21,000 21,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pangwala India 18,000 18,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 1
 Panika India 1,061,000 1,061,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 21
 Paniyan India 100,000 100,000 Hinduism 0.38 % 2
Panniandi India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) India 792,000 808,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) India 2,204,000 2,307,000 Hinduism 0.18 % 44
Paravan (Hindu traditions) India 88,000 90,000 Hinduism 0.11 % 2
 Pardhan India 318,000 318,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 6
 Pardhi India 365,000 381,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 7
Parhaiya India 31,000 34,000 Hinduism 0.78 % 1
Parja India 498,000 498,000 Hinduism 1.31 % 10
 Pashtun, Pathan India 11,482,000 11,695,000 Islam 0.00 % 230
 Patelia India 120,000 123,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 2
 Patharwat India 37,000 37,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Patralu India 121,000 121,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Patvekari (Muslim traditions) India 1,000 1,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Perka India 194,000 194,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Pichakuntla India 42,000 42,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pindara India 69,000 78,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pinjara India 3,304,000 3,518,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 66
 Pnar India 264,000 282,000 Christianity 68.86 % -
Prabhu Kayastha India 275,000 275,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Pulayan India 1,057,000 1,062,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 21
 Rabha India 370,000 372,000 Hinduism 5.26 % -
 Raigar India 895,000 895,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 18
Raji India 2,000 6,600 Hinduism 0.94 % 1
Rajpur India 50,000 50,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India 45,611,000 45,785,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 912
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) India 2,908,000 17,351,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 58
 Raju India 593,000 593,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 12
Ramoshi India 322,000 322,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) India 356,000 356,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Rathawa India 654,000 662,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 13
 Ravalia India 532,000 535,000 Hinduism 1.04 % 11
 Razu India 477,000 477,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Rongmei India 99,000 99,000 Christianity 92.21 % -
Sali Pattariyan India 3,300 3,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samban India 21,000 22,000 Hinduism 1.01 % 1
 Santal (Sawntal) India 7,639,000 7,898,000 Hinduism 5.77 % -
 Saora India 984,000 987,000 Hinduism 16.77 % -
 Satani India 436,000 436,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Sauria Paharia India 53,000 58,000 Hinduism 46.85 % -
 Sayyid India 7,866,000 14,530,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 157
Sayyid Husaini India 427,000 798,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Shaikh India 85,886,000 223,463,000 Islam 0.00 % 1718
Shaikh Faruqi India 808,000 808,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 16
 Shaikh Qureshi India 8,187,000 9,073,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 164
 Shaikh Siddiqi India 7,577,000 7,581,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 152
 Siddi (Muslim traditions) India 13,000 13,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) India 74,000 74,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) India 45,000 53,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Silawat (Hindu traditions) India 70,000 70,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sindhollu India 6,600 6,600 Hinduism 0.39 % 1
 Soligar India 6,300 6,300 Hinduism 0.54 % 1
 Somvanshi India 499,000 499,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India 7,772,000 7,885,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 155
Sonr India 48,000 48,000 Hinduism 0.42 % 1
Sudra India 5,900 5,900 Hinduism 2.29 % 1
Sunri (Muslim traditions) India 14,000 14,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) India 420,000 638,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 8
 Syrian Christian India 3,732,000 3,733,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Takari India 700 700 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) India 1,868,000 2,188,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 37
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) India 149,000 249,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Targala India 36,000 36,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Teli (Hindu traditions) India 18,839,000 19,359,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 377
 Thadou India 218,000 218,000 Christianity 97.89 % -
 Thakkar India 586,000 596,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 12
Thandan (Christian traditions) India 12,000 12,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Thandan (Hindu traditions) India 232,000 232,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Tharu India 456,000 2,146,000 Hinduism 1.48 % 9
Tharua India 9,500 9,500 Hinduism 0.39 % 1
 Thori (Hindu traditions) India 947,000 951,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
 Thoti, caste India 12,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) India 15,000 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tirmali India 14,000 14,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Toda India 2,300 2,300 Hinduism 11.14 % -
 Urali India 72,000 72,000 Hinduism 2.50 % 1
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) India 3,630,000 3,657,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 73
Vaddar (Sikh traditions) India 1,900 1,900 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Vaiphei India 46,000 54,000 Christianity 99.23 % -
 Valmiki (Balmiki) Mehtar India 128,000 128,000 Hinduism 0.86 % 3
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) India 5,280,000 7,056,000 Hinduism 2.01 % 106
Vaniyan India 954,000 971,000 Hinduism 11.82 % -
 Vanjara India 962,000 962,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
Vannan (Christian traditions) India 149,000 153,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) India 894,000 920,000 Hinduism 0.09 % 18
 Vanniyan India 12,807,000 12,844,000 Hinduism 1.37 % 256
Vanniyan Agnikula India 588,000 588,000 Hinduism 1.23 % 12
 Varli India 1,248,000 1,253,000 Hinduism 1.42 % 25
Vasudev India 15,000 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Velama India 435,000 435,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 9
Velip India 32,000 32,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 1
 Vellalan India 2,597,000 2,627,000 Hinduism 3.07 % 52
 Viswakarma India 7,694,000 7,701,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 154
 Viswakarma Asari India 700,000 700,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 14
 Viswakarma Kollan India 191,000 191,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Viswakarma Thattan India 202,000 202,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Vitholia India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 5.96 % -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India 58,642,000 59,932,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1173
 Yadav Dhindhor India 1,543,000 1,558,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 31
Yadav Ghosi India 1,570,000 1,573,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 31
 Yadav Gola India 4,935,000 4,941,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 99
 Yenadi India 649,000 649,000 Hinduism 0.84 % 13
Yerava India 31,000 31,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Yerukula India 540,000 540,000 Hinduism 1.77 % 11
  Totals:  444           395     18,272

Language Alternate Names
Banglori
Bellary
Canarese
Gulbarga
Havyaka
Kanarese
Kumta
Madrassi
Nanjangud

Dialects
Aine Kuruba
Bijapur
Dhomba Setti
Gowdalu
Jeinu Kuruba
Lambani
Pattegar

Dialect Alternate Names
Bagri Lohar
Banglori
Belani
Bhubaliya Lohar
Bijapur
Canarese
Chitodi Lohar
Dhunkuria Kanwar Khati
Domba
Dombiali
Gaduliya Lohar
Gara
Goudaru
Kanarese
Kannada: Bijapur
Lohari
Lohpitta Rajput Lohar
Madrassi
Panchal Lohar
Pattega

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1812-1988
New Testament 1823-1995
Complete Bible 1827-2016


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