Country:

India

Province / State: Bihar
District: Saharsa

Number of People Groups

260

Unreached People Groups

249

Total Population

2,349,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

86.4 %

Muslim

13.5 %

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
 Abdul 90 Urdu ☀︎ - 90 - - - -
 Aghori 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Amat 5,400 Hindi ☀︎ 5,400 - - - - -
 Ansari 18,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 18,000 - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 20 -
Asur 20 Asuri 20 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 5,100 Hindi ☀︎ 5,100 - - - - -
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 3,200 Urdu ☀︎ - 3,200 - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 70 Bengali ☀︎ 70 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 900 Bengali ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 20 Kannada ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Bania Agrahari 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Bania Bais 2,400 Hindi ☀︎ 2,400 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
Bania Khatri 2,400 Bengali ☀︎ 2,400 - - - - -
Bania Rastaogi 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Bania Rauniar 2,000 Hindi ☀︎ 2,000 - - - - -
 Bania Sinduria 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 14,000 Hindi ☀︎ 14,000 - - - - 60
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
 Bantar Unknown Maithili ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Bauri 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 5,100 Kannada ☀︎ 5,100 - - - - -
 Bengali Muslim Moghal 400 Urdu ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
Bhakat Unknown Bengali ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Bhar 1,200 Bhojpuri ☀︎ 1,200 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi ☀︎ 1,700 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 34,000 Hindi ☀︎ 34,000 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu ☀︎ - 600 - - - -
Bhoi Ghogra 1,000 Hindi ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
Bhoi Kamti 5,300 Hindi ☀︎ 5,300 - - - - -
 Bhoi Kharbind 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
Bhoi Kharot 900 Hindi ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
 Bhoi Mallah Mewat 3,200 Hindi ☀︎ 3,200 - - - - -
Bhoi Nikhad 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Bhotia Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Bhumij Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Bind 2,000 Bhojpuri ☀︎ 2,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Acharya 500 Bengali ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bhumihar 11,000 Hindi ☀︎ 11,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 23,000 Hindi ☀︎ 23,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 3,700 Hindi ☀︎ 3,700 - - - - -
Brahmin Jyoti 1,000 Odia ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 19,000 Hindi ☀︎ 19,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 2,800 Hindi ☀︎ 2,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maithili 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 15,000 Bengali ☀︎ 15,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Rikhisur 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 2,000 Hindi ☀︎ 2,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 7,800 Hindi ☀︎ 7,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 429,000 Hindi ☀︎ 429,000 - - - - 50
 Brahmin Utkal 1,300 Bengali ☀︎ 1,300 - - - - -
Brahmin Vaidik 1,400 Bengali ☀︎ 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Varendra 2,900 Bengali ☀︎ 2,900 - - - - -
 Chain 1,900 Bengali ☀︎ 1,900 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 72,000 Hindi 70,000 - 40 1,100 - -
 Chaupal 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Chenna Dasar Unknown Kannada ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Christian 100 Hindi - - - 100 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 30 Marathi ☀︎ 30 - - - - -
 Darjee 300 Nepali 300 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu ☀︎ - 300 - - - -
Devhar 1,900 Hindi ☀︎ 1,900 - - - - -
Dhangri 60 Hindi ☀︎ 60 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 88,000 Hindi ☀︎ 88,000 - - - - -
 Dhanuk Dhankar 4,900 Hindi ☀︎ 4,900 - - - - -
 Dhimal 20 Maithili ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi ☀︎ 11,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 2,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 2,000 - - - -
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
Dhobi Batham 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Dhobi Kanaujia 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
Dhobi Kathiya 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Dhobi Parit 200 Marathi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 5,200 Odia 5,200 - - - - -
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) 77,000 Hindi ☀︎ 77,000 - - - - -
 Dusadh Bahelia 8,000 Hindi ☀︎ 8,000 - - - - -
 Faqir 60 Urdu ☀︎ - 60 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Hindi ☀︎ 2,600 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Gonrhi 31,000 Hindi ☀︎ 31,000 - - - - -
 Gosain Dasnami 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Gosain unspecified 1,200 Hindi ☀︎ 1,200 - - - - -
 Hadi 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Hajam 2,300 Urdu ☀︎ - 2,300 - - - -
 Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi ☀︎ 17,000 - - - - -
Halwai Maira 1,500 Hindi ☀︎ 1,500 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 90 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 700 Bengali ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
 Julaha 40 Hindi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
Kabadi 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
Kadar 7,500 Hindi ☀︎ 7,500 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi ☀︎ 17,000 - - - - -
Kahar (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu ☀︎ - 500 - - - -
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 600 Bengali ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 800 Telugu ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 30,000 Hindi ☀︎ 30,000 - - - - -
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Kalwar Jaiswal 5,000 Hindi ☀︎ 5,000 - - - - -
Kalwar Sunri 7,100 Hindi ☀︎ 7,100 - - - - -
 Kandu 14,000 Hindi ☀︎ 14,000 - - - - -
 Kapali 1,600 Bengali ☀︎ 1,600 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 600 Marathi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi ☀︎ 12,000 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 500 Bengali ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Kharia 200 Kharia 200 - - - - -
 Kharwar 60 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
 Khatwa 6,900 Hindi ☀︎ 6,900 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 77,000 Hindi ☀︎ 77,000 - - - - -
 Kol 40 Hindi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Kori 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Korku 100 Korku 100 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Kusavar) (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Hindi ☀︎ 22,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar Bardiha 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Kumhar Kanaujia 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Kumhar Magahia 1,500 Odia ☀︎ 1,500 - - - - -
Kumhar Mathuria 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
Kurariar Unknown Hindi ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Hindi ☀︎ 33,000 - - - - -
 Laheri (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi ☀︎ 70 - - - - -
Laheri (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Urdu ☀︎ - 1,700 - - - -
 Lakhera 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi ☀︎ 20,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 1,000 - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 4,300 Hindi ☀︎ 4,300 - - - - -
 Madari (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu ☀︎ - 50 - - - -
 Magar 600 Nepali 600 - - - - -
Maghaiya 40 Hindi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Mahishya 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Mahli Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified Unknown Marathi ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Majhwar 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 5,600 Hindi ☀︎ 5,600 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi ☀︎ 1,700 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 6,700 Hindi ☀︎ 6,700 - - - - -
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 200 Gujarati ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Manihar 400 Urdu ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
Markande 2,600 Hindi ☀︎ 2,600 - - - - -
Mir 200 Bengali ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
Mirzakhani 70 Bengali ☀︎ - 70 - - - -
Mishri 20 Bengali ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Mukeri 300 Urdu ☀︎ - 300 - - - -
 Munda 50 Mundari 40 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 182,000 Hindi 182,000 - 20 - 20 -
Nagar 3,900 Bengali ☀︎ 3,900 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Hindi ☀︎ 23,000 - - - - -
Nai Mathuria 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi ☀︎ 30 - - - - -
 Newah 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
 Oraon 80 Kurux 50 - - 40 - -
 Pan 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Parja unspecified 4,200 Odia 4,200 - - - - -
 Pashtun Afridi 400 Urdu ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 200 Urdu ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 400 Urdu ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 5,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 5,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi ☀︎ 11,000 - - - - -
Pasi Gujar 1,000 Hindi ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
 Pasi Kaithwan 1,400 Hindi ☀︎ 1,400 - - - - -
 Pasi Rajpasi 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu ☀︎ - 30 - - - -
 Pawaria (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu ☀︎ - 60 - - - -
 Pinjara 14,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 14,000 - - - -
 Pod 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Qassab 300 Urdu ☀︎ - 300 - - - -
 Qazi 1,100 Urdu ☀︎ - 1,100 - - - -
 Rahmani (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu ☀︎ - 800 - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
Rajdhob 400 Angika ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 51,000 Hindi ☀︎ 51,000 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu ☀︎ - 500 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 70 -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhadauria 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Hindi ☀︎ 2,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Katheriya 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi ☀︎ 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Solanki 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Rajwar Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - 50 - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 12,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 12,000 - - - -
 Sahariya 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
Sahisia 300 Urdu ☀︎ - 300 - - - -
Sankara 70 Bengali ☀︎ 70 - - - - -
 Santal (Sawntal) 4,900 Santhali 4,800 - - 80 - 20
 Saora unspecified 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Sayyid 16,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 16,000 - - - -
Sayyid Husaini 700 Urdu ☀︎ - 700 - - - -
 Shaikh Faruqi 2,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 2,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 23,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 23,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 14,000 Bengali ☀︎ - 14,000 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 195,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 195,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Usmani 1,200 Urdu ☀︎ - 1,200 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 6,400 Hindi ☀︎ 6,400 - - - - -
Sonar Barhaiya 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
Sonar Jathera 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
Sonar Kammakala 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
Sonar Magahiya 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Hindi ☀︎ 4,100 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu ☀︎ - 600 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 75,000 Bengali ☀︎ 75,000 - - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 61,000 Hindi ☀︎ 61,000 - - - - -
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 30,000 Hindi ☀︎ 30,000 - - - - -
Teli Sribastab 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Hindi ☀︎ 2,600 - - - - -
 Tili 50 Bengali ☀︎ 50 - - - - -
 Tiyar 3,100 Bengali 3,100 - - - - -
 Turaiha 50 Bhojpuri ☀︎ 50 - - - - -
Valmiki (Christian traditions) 60 Hindi - - - 60 - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi ☀︎ 1,500 - - - - -
Valmiki (Muslim traditions) 80 Urdu ☀︎ - 80 - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 227,000 Hindi ☀︎ 227,000 - - - - -
 Yadav (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 5,500 Hindi ☀︎ 5,500 - - - - -
 Yadav Gaoli 77,000 Hindi ☀︎ 77,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Kaonra 2,600 Hindi ☀︎ 2,600 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 5,500 Hindi ☀︎ 5,500 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 200 Bengali ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
  Totals:  260 2,349,000   249 2,030,000 317,000 70 1,500 200 100
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