Country:

India

Province / State: Assam
District: Biswanath

Number of People Groups

199

Unreached People Groups

154

Total Population

700,000

Buddhist

0.4 %

Christian

7.1 %

Hindu

84.6 %

Muslim

7.8 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.2 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Unknown Adi - - - - - -
 Ahom 16,000 Assamese 15,000 - - 900 - -
 Aka 200 Hruso 200 - - - - -
 Angami 70 Naga, Angami - - - 70 - -
 Ansari 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Ao 30 Naga, Ao - - - 30 - -
 Arleng 3,000 Karbi 1,900 - - 1,100 - -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 17,000 Assamese - 17,000 - - - -
Assamese (Sikh traditions) 90 Assamese - - - - 90 -
 Bania Agarwal 4,400 Hindi 4,400 - - - - 60
 Bania Agrahari 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bania Bais 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bania Barnawar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bania Brittal 900 Assamese 900 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania Gandha Banik 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bania Porwal 600 Hindi 600 - - - - 20
Bania Rauniar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - 90
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bauri 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Bhandari 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Bhotia Tibetan 300 Sikkimese - - 300 - - -
Bhottada 80 Kuvi 80 - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bhumij 10,000 Bengali 9,700 - - 600 - -
 Birjia 30 Bijori 30 - - - - -
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) 65,000 Boro 59,000 - 20 5,400 - 400
Bodo (Muslim traditions) 70 Boro - 70 - - - -
 Boria Assam 26,000 Assamese 26,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ganak 3,300 Assamese 3,300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Jyoti 80 Odia 80 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - 50
 Brahmin Utkal 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Brahmin Vaidik 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Varendra 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Chakhesang 40 Naga, Chokri - - - 40 - -
 Chakma 600 Chakma - - 500 100 - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Chepang 30 Nepali - - - - - -
 Chhetri 16,000 Nepali 16,000 - 90 - - -
 Christian 3,600 Hindi - - - 3,600 - -
 Darjee 200 Nepali 200 - 20 - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Deori 500 Deori 500 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Drukpa 400 Dzongkha - - 400 - - -
 Dura 100 Odia 50 - 50 - - -
 Ganda 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Gangai 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Garo (A-chik Mande) 900 Garo 30 - - 900 - -
 Gauda 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Gharti 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Gokha 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Gond Maria 1,600 Gondi, Northern 1,400 - - 200 - -
 Gond unspecified 38,000 Hindi 32,000 - - 5,400 - 60
 Guria 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Gurung Ghaleg 500 Nepali 100 - 400 - - -
 Hadi 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Hajang 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Hira 100 Assamese 100 - - - - -
 Ho 100 Ho 100 - - 20 - -
Hojai 200 Assamese 200 - - 30 - -
 Jalkeot 300 Assamese 300 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Jhalo Malo 3,800 Bengali 3,800 - - - - -
 Kachari Dimasa Unknown Deori - - - - - -
 Kachari Sonwal 50 Assamese 50 - - - - -
 Kahha 40 Naga, Phom - - - 40 - -
Kaibartta Jalia 3,800 Bengali 3,800 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 16,000 Bengali 16,000 - - - - -
 Kalingi 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Kami 400 Nepali 300 - 70 - - -
Kandra 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Karan 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 1,800 Bengali 1,800 - - - - -
 Khairwar 6,700 Bengali 6,500 - - 100 - -
 Khandait 900 Odia 900 - - - - -
 Kharia 12,000 Kharia 11,000 - - 400 - -
 Khasi (War-Khasi) 2,200 Khasi 80 - - 2,100 - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kisan 500 Hindi 500 - - 30 - -
 Kol 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kolta 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Konyak 80 Naga, Konyak - - - 80 - -
 Korku 1,800 Korku 1,700 - - 90 - -
 Korwa 7,900 Telugu 7,700 - - 200 - -
 Koya unspecified 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 4,000 Odia 3,600 - - 400 - -
 Kumal 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 7,700 Hindi 7,700 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 10,000 - - 90 - -
 Lama Unknown Tibetan, Central - - - - - -
 Lotha 50 Naga, Lotha - - - 50 - -
 Magar 6,100 Nepali 5,500 - 200 300 - -
Mahara 70 Odia 60 - - - - -
 Mahishya 12,000 Bengali 12,000 - - - - -
 Majhwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Malto 60 Santhali 60 - - - - -
 Mech 300 Boro 300 - - - - -
 Meitei unspecified 300 Meitei 300 - - - - -
 Miri 21,000 Mising 21,000 - - 100 - 20
 Mishmi 80 Digaro-Mishmi 80 - - - - -
 Mizo 70 Mizo - - - 70 - -
Mizo Lushai 60 Mizo - - - 60 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Bengali 1,600 - - - - -
 Moghal 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Munda 97,000 Mundari 80,000 - - 17,000 - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Naga Unknown Nagamese - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 7,100 Bengali 7,100 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 2,800 Bengali 2,800 - - - - -
 Newah 600 Nepali 500 - 70 - - -
 Nissi 1,200 Nyishi 900 - - 300 - -
 Oraon 39,000 Kurux 34,000 - - 5,000 - 80
Paik 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
 Pan 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Parja unspecified 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Patial 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Pochury 30 Naga, Pochuri - - - 30 - -
 Pod 3,300 Bengali 3,300 - - - - -
 Rabha 1,800 Assamese 1,700 - - 30 - -
 Rai 1,900 Nepali 1,600 - - 200 - 90
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 6,500 Bengali 6,000 - - 500 - 70
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 6,700 Hindi 6,700 - - - - 30
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Rajput Chandrabansi 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Nagbansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Sisodia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Ranabhat 300 Assamese 300 - - - - -
 Rengma 50 Naga, Southern Rengma - - - 50 - -
Sagarbanshi 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
 Sangtam 50 Naga, Sangtam - - - 50 - -
 Santal (Sawntal) 22,000 Santhali 19,000 - - 2,300 - 70
 Saora unspecified 7,200 Odia 6,800 - - 400 - -
 Sarki 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Sayyid 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Sema 90 Naga, Sumi - - - 90 - -
Shabar 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 36,000 Urdu - 36,000 - - - -
 Sherdukpen Unknown Sherdukpen - - - - - -
 Sherpa 80 Nepali - - 70 - - -
 Singpho Unknown Singpho - - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Sunri Sadhubanik 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 3,500 Nepali 3,500 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 20 Malayalam - - - 20 - -
 Tamang 700 Nepali 400 - 200 90 - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Bengali 2,300 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Thakali Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Thakuri 1,800 Nepali 1,800 - - - - -
 Thami 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Tharu 900 Hindi 800 - - 90 - -
 Tibetan 100 Tibetan, Central - - 100 - - -
 Tili 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Tiwa 40 Assamese 30 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Valmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Valmiki Mehtar 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Ghosi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Yadav Kaonra 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu 2,600 Nepali 2,100 - - 300 - 100
 Zeliang 70 Naga, Zeme - - - 70 - -
  Totals:  199 700,000   154 592,000 55,000 2,600 50,000 300 1,200
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