Country:

India

State: Kerala
District: Kozhikode

Number of People Groups

196

Unreached People Groups

181

Total Population

3,698,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

4.4 %

Hindu

57.3 %

Muslim

38.3 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 500 Telugu 500 - - 50 - -
 Adi Dravida 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Adi Karnataka Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Adiyan 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan unspecified 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
Aiyanavar 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Alambadi Kurichchan 1,400 Kurichiya 1,400 - - - - -
 Ambalavasi 3,900 Malayalam 3,900 - - - - -
 Ambattan (Hindu traditions) 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
Arayan 7,600 Malayalam 7,600 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Arunthathiyar 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Ayyanavar Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Baira Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
Bandi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bania Chetti 11,000 Tamil 11,000 - - - - -
Bania Irupathi Nalu Manai Chetti 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 12,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - 400
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
Bellara 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Bharathar (Christian traditions) 70 Tamil - - - 70 - -
Bharathar (Hindu traditions) 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bohra 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Boya 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaud Saraswat 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kannada 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
Brahmin Mukkaniyar 3,900 Tamil 3,900 - - - - -
Brahmin Muttad 13,000 Malayalam 13,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Nambudiri 6,600 Malayalam 6,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 1,400 Tamil 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 77,000 Hindi 76,000 - - - - 200
 Burmese 30 Burmese - - 30 - - -
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Tamil 2,100 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Chandala 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 59,000 Malayalam 59,000 - 50 - - -
Cheruman (Muslim traditions) 6,900 Malayalam - 6,900 - - - -
 Christian 1,300 Hindi - - - 1,300 - -
 Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Divehi 50 Maldivian - 50 - - - -
Dom (Dombara) 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Gavara 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
 Goanese 200 Konkani, Goan - - - 200 - -
Godagali Unknown Odia - - - - - -
Godda 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Hasla 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Hill Pulayan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Holar Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Holaya 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Ilavan 422,000 Malayalam 422,000 - - 100 - -
Ilavan Christian 16,000 Tamil - - - 16,000 - -
 Irular 20 Irula 20 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Jew, South Asian 80 Marathi - - - - - 80
Kadaiyar 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Kadan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 17,000 Tamil 17,000 - - - - -
 Kakkalan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Kalal Idiga 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Kalladi 13,000 Malayalam 13,000 - 20 - - -
Kallan unspecified 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
Kallattu Kurup Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Kammara 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Kanakkan 9,100 Malayalam 9,100 - - - - -
 Kanikkaran 50 Kanikkaran 50 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Karimpalan 11,000 Malayalam 11,000 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) Unknown Kashmiri - - - - - -
 Kattunayakan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Kavara 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
Kavuthiyan 10,000 Malayalam 10,000 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Koli of Gujarat 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Konda Reddi 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Koracha, tribal 30 Tulu 30 - - - - -
 Kudumban 90 Tamil 90 - - - - -
 Kudumi 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Malayalam 1,900 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Kuruman 200 Kurumba, Betta 200 - - - - -
 Lingayat 400 Kannada - - - - - 400
 Lohana 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Madari (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 20 Telugu - - - 20 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Mahyavanshi 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
Maila 30 Tulu 30 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 65,000 Malayalam - - - 65,000 - -
Malai Arayan 70 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
Malakuravan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Malayan, caste 2,300 Malayalam 2,300 - - - - -
Mali Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Mangala 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Mannan, caste 25,000 Malayalam 25,000 - - - - -
Mannan, tribal 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Mappila 1,402,000 Malayalam - 1,402,000 - - - -
 Maravan 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mavilan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Memon 80 Gujarati - 80 - - - -
 Moger unspecified 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
 Moghal 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
Mukkuvan (Christian traditions) 30 Malayalam - - - 30 - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Mukkuvan (Muslim traditions) 100 Malayalam - 100 - - - -
Mundala Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Muthan 1,300 Malayalam 1,300 - - - - -
 Muthuvan 1,300 Malayalam 1,300 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 14,000 Tamil - - - 14,000 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 126,000 Tamil 126,000 - - - - -
 Nair 876,000 Malayalam 876,000 - - - - -
Nair Anthur 38,000 Malayalam 38,000 - - - - -
Nalkadaya Unknown Tulu - - - - - -
Navait 900 Konkani - 900 - - - -
 Navithan 2,700 Tamil 2,700 - - - - -
 Nayadi 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
Padannan 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
Palliyan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Palluvan 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
 Panan 3,200 Tamil 3,100 - 20 - - -
 Pandaram 1,200 Malayalam 1,200 - - - - -
Panditattan 1,100 Malayalam 1,100 - - - - -
 Paniyan 3,000 Paniya 3,000 - - - - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Tamil 5,800 - - - - -
Paravan (Christian traditions) 200 Tamil - - - 200 - -
 Paravan (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Malayalam 18,000 - 50 - - -
 Parsee Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Pathiyan 60 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
 Persian Unknown Dari - - - - - -
Perumannan 6,900 Malayalam 6,900 - - - - -
Pulaya Vettuvan 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Pulayan Thanda 8,800 Malayalam 8,800 - - - - -
 Pulayan unspecified 61,000 Malayalam 61,000 - 60 - - -
Rajpur Unknown Konkani, Goan - - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Rathawa 20 Rathawi 20 - - - - -
 Sali 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Samanthan 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Samban Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Sayyid 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 2,800 Urdu - 2,800 - - - -
Silpi 3,800 Telugu 3,800 - - - - -
 Sinhalese 40 Sinhala - - 40 - - -
 Syrian Christian 65,000 Malayalam - - - 65,000 - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 900 Tamil - 900 - - - -
Thandan (Christian traditions) 30 Malayalam - - - 30 - -
Thandan (Hindu traditions) 800 Malayalam 800 - - - - -
 Ulladan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Urali Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Vakkaliga unspecified 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
Valan 900 Malayalam 900 - - - - -
Valanchian 2,000 Malayalam 2,000 - - - - -
 Valluvan 15,000 Tamil 15,000 - - - - -
Vaniyan 36,000 Tamil 36,000 - - - - -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) 6,200 Tamil 6,200 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 3,100 Tamil 3,100 - - - - -
Velakkithalanayan 2,400 Malayalam 2,400 - - - - -
Velan 6,000 Malayalam 6,000 - - - - -
 Vellalan unspecified 400 Tamil 400 - - 20 - -
Veluthadanayar 9,100 Malayalam 9,100 - - - - -
Vetan (Hindu traditions) 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
Vettakkaran 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Vettuvan 6,600 Malayalam 6,600 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Asari 41,000 Malayalam 41,000 - - - - -
Viswakarma Kallan Muppan 700 Malayalam 700 - - - - -
Viswakarma Kallasari 3,800 Malayalam 3,800 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Kollan 14,000 Malayalam 14,000 - - - - -
Viswakarma Thattan 13,000 Malayalam 13,000 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 72,000 Telugu 71,000 - - 1,000 - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Yenadi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Yerukula Unknown Yerukula - - - - - -
  Totals:  196 3,698,000   181 2,119,000 1,416,000 300 162,000 300 1,100
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