Country:

India

Province / State: Assam
District: Jorhat

Number of People Groups

210

Unreached People Groups

159

Total Population

1,040,000

Buddhist

0.2 %

Christian

1.8 %

Hindu

91.8 %

Muslim

5.6 %

Sikh

0.2 %

Other Religions

0.4 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Ahom 58,000 Assamese 58,000 - - - - -
 Aiton 600 Aiton - - 600 - - -
 Aka 50 Hruso 50 - - - - -
 Angami 200 Naga, Angami 30 - - 200 - -
 Ansari 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Ao 300 Naga, Ao 20 - - 300 - -
 Arleng 4,900 Karbi 4,500 - - 400 - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 22,000 Assamese - 22,000 - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 7,400 Hindi 7,300 - - - - 200
 Bania Agrahari 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Bania Bais 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bania Barnawar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bania Brittal 3,800 Assamese 3,800 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Gandha Banik 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Bania Jaiswal 90 Hindi 70 - - - - 20
 Bania Kasarwani 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Bania Khandelwal 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Bania Khatri 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania Porwal 800 Hindi 700 - - - - 50
Bania Rauniar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 46,000 Hindi 46,000 - - - - 500
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Bauri 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Bhandari 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bhotia Tibetan 100 Sikkimese - - 100 - - -
Bhottada 50 Kuvi 50 - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Bhumij 29,000 Bengali 29,000 - - 300 - -
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) 5,700 Boro 5,700 - - 30 - -
Bodo (Muslim traditions) Unknown Boro - - - - - -
 Boya 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Jyoti 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 2,400 Bengali 2,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 68,000 Hindi 67,000 - - - - 100
 Brahmin Utkal 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Vaidik 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Varendra 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Burmese 20 Burmese - - 20 - - -
 Chakhesang 100 Naga, Chokri 20 - - 100 - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Chang Unknown Naga, Chang - - - - - -
 Chepang 60 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Chhetri 12,000 Nepali 12,000 - 50 - - -
 Christian 900 Hindi - - - 900 - -
 Darjee 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Deori 5,400 Deori 5,400 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Drukpa 50 Dzongkha - - 50 - - -
 Dura 60 Odia 50 - - - - -
 Ganda 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Gangai 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Garo (A-chik Mande) 40 Garo - - - 30 - -
 Gauda 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Gharti 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Goanese 30 Konkani, Goan - - - 30 - -
 Gokha 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Gond Maria 700 Gondi, Northern 700 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 37,000 Hindi 36,000 - - 900 - -
 Guria 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Gurung Ghaleg 1,000 Nepali 800 - 200 - - 40
 Hajang 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Hira 90 Assamese 90 - - - - -
 Ho 8,300 Ho 7,900 - - 400 - -
Hojai 200 Assamese 100 - - 30 - -
 Jalkeot 100 Assamese 100 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Jhalo Malo 2,700 Bengali 2,700 - - - - -
 Kachari (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Marathi 1,200 - - - - -
 Kachari Dimasa 40 Deori 30 - - - - -
 Kachari Sonwal 22,000 Assamese 22,000 90 - 30 - 50
 Kachin 30 Jingpho - - 30 - - -
 Kahha 20 Naga, Phom - - - 20 - -
Kaibartta Jalia 6,600 Bengali 6,600 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 55,000 Bengali 55,000 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Kalingi 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Kami 600 Nepali 600 - 30 - - -
Kandra 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Karan 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 3,200 Bengali 3,200 - - - - -
 Khairwar 8,100 Bengali 8,100 - - - - -
 Khandait 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Kharia 17,000 Kharia 17,000 - - 300 - -
 Khasi (War-Khasi) 600 Khasi 30 - - 600 - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Khiamniungan Unknown Naga, Khiamniungan - - - - - -
 Kolta 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Konyak Unknown Naga, Konyak - - - - - -
 Korku 3,900 Korku 3,700 - - 100 - -
 Koya unspecified 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 3,000 Odia 2,900 - - 200 - -
 Kuki Chin 70 Bengali - - - 60 - -
 Kumal 70 Nepali 70 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 4,800 Hindi 4,800 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 38,000 Hindi 38,000 - - - - -
 Kurmi Mahato 3,500 Bengali 3,500 - - - - -
 Lotha 80 Naga, Lotha - - - 70 - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
 Magar 2,500 Nepali 2,400 - 100 20 - -
Mahara 200 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Mahishya 7,100 Bengali 7,100 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Majhwar 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 40 Malayalam - - - 40 - -
 Mangala 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Mech 60 Boro 60 - - - - -
 Meitei unspecified 3,200 Meitei 3,200 - - - - -
 Miri 101,000 Mising 99,000 200 - 400 - 600
 Mishmi 400 Digaro-Mishmi 400 - - - - -
Mizo Lushai 50 Mizo - - - 50 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Bengali 1,800 - - - - -
 Moghal 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Munda 150,000 Mundari 147,000 - - 3,200 - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Naga Unknown Nagamese - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Newah 1,800 Nepali 1,700 - 70 - - -
 Nissi 20 Nyishi 20 - - - - -
 Oraon 34,000 Kurux 33,000 - - 900 - -
Paik 60 Odia 60 - - - - -
 Pan 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Parja unspecified 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Pochury 30 Naga, Pochuri - - - 30 - -
 Pod 2,100 Bengali 2,100 - - - - -
 Rabha 100 Assamese 100 - - - - -
 Rai 3,700 Nepali 2,700 - - 100 - 900
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 3,700 Bengali 3,600 - - 30 - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 7,400 Hindi 7,300 - - - - 70
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput Chandrabansi 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Nagbansi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Sisodia 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Ranabhat 40 Assamese 40 - - - - -
 Rengma 300 Naga, Southern Rengma 70 - - 300 - -
Sagarbanshi 60 Odia 60 - - - - -
 Sangtam 30 Naga, Sangtam - - - 30 - -
 Santal (Sawntal) 91,000 Santhali 82,000 - - 7,900 - 1,400
 Saora unspecified 3,600 Odia 3,500 - - 100 - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Sarki 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Sayyid 2,500 Urdu - 2,500 - - - -
 Sema 400 Naga, Sumi 40 - - 400 - -
Shabar 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 32,000 Urdu - 32,000 - - - -
 Sherpa 200 Nepali 200 - 50 - - -
 Singpho 30 Singpho - - 30 - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Sunri Sadhubanik 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 1,200 Nepali 1,200 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 50 Malayalam - - - 50 - -
 Tai Man 100 Phake - - 100 - - -
Tai Taroi 700 Singpho - - 700 - - -
 Tamang 900 Nepali 800 - 70 - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Bengali 2,300 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
 Thadou 20 Chin, Thado - - - 20 - -
 Thakali 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Thakuri 1,700 Nepali 1,700 - - - - -
 Thami 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Tharu 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Tikhir Unknown Naga, Yimchungru - - - - - -
 Tili 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Tipera 20 Kok Borok - - - - - -
 Tiwa 100 Assamese 90 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Valmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Valmiki Mehtar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Vanniyan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu 1,300 Nepali 600 - - 20 - 600
 Yimchungra 30 Naga, Yimchungru - - - 30 - -
 Zeliang 300 Naga, Zeme - - - 300 - -
  Totals:  210 1,040,000   159 955,000 58,000 2,300 19,000 1,600 4,500
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