Country:

India

Province / State: Meghalaya
District: Garo Hills, Southwest

Number of People Groups

102

Unreached People Groups

87

Total Population

165,000

Buddhist

0.3 %

Christian

57.6 %

Hindu

27.6 %

Muslim

13.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

1.5 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Aguri 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Ahom 600 Assamese 600 - - - - -
Assamese (Christian traditions) 100 Assamese - - - 100 - -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 900 Assamese - 900 - - - -
Badaik 600 Sadri 600 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 300 Hindi 200 - - - - 90
Bania Brittal 200 Assamese 200 - - - - -
 Bania Gandha Banik 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
Bania Khatri 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Bhar 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) 500 Boro 400 - - 20 - -
Brahmin Bengali 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Christian 100 Hindi - - - 100 - -
Dai (Muslim traditions) 60 Bengali - 60 - - - -
 Dalu 100 Bengali - 100 - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Dulia 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Garo (A-chik Mande) 99,000 Garo 2,000 300 300 94,000 20 2,100
 Gosain unspecified 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Hadi 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Hajang 8,200 Bengali 8,100 - - 50 - -
Hajang Banai 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Halwai Maira 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Hira Unknown Assamese - - - - - -
 Jalkeot Unknown Assamese - - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Jhalo Malo 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
Jimdar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Bengali 2,200 - - - - -
 Kachari Dimasa 30 Deori 20 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Kaibartta Jalia 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Kalu 70 Bengali - 70 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Kalwar Sunri 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Kandu 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Kapali 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Khambu 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Khandait 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Khasi (War-Khasi) 70 Khasi - - - 60 - -
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 5,700 Koch 5,600 - - 100 - -
 Koch (Muslim traditions) Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Kuki Chin 300 Bengali 60 - - 200 - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Magar 400 Nepali 400 - - - - -
 Mahishya 1,500 Bengali 1,500 - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Meitei unspecified 20 Meitei 20 - - - - -
 Mizo 20 Mizo - - - 20 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Naga Unknown Nagamese - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Paliya 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Rabha 4,300 Assamese 4,300 - - 30 - -
 Rai 600 Nepali 400 - - - - 200
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Bengali 2,400 - 20 20 - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Ranabhat 100 Assamese 100 - - - - -
Sankara 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Sayyid 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 18,000 Urdu - 18,000 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Sunri Sadhubanik 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Tai Man 300 Phake - - 300 - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Thadou Unknown Chin, Thado - - - - - -
 Thakuri 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Tharu 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Tili 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Tiyar 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu 100 Nepali 20 - - - - 80
  Totals:  102 165,000   87 45,000 21,000 500 95,000 40 2,500
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