Country:

India

State: Madhya Pradesh
District: All

Number of People Groups

784

Unreached People Groups

739

Total Population

81,159,000

Buddhist

0.3 %

Christian

0.2 %

Hindu

91.4 %

Muslim

6.0 %

Sikh

0.2 %

Other Religions

1.9 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ad Dharmi 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - 60
 Adi Andhra 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 1,500 Tamil 1,500 - - - - -
Adi Dravida Christian 40 Tamil - - - 40 - -
 Adi Karnataka 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 90 Tamil 90 - - - - -
 Agariya (Hindu traditions) 41,000 Agariya 40,000 30 - 200 - 1,000
 Aghori 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Agri 2,600 Marathi 2,600 - - - - -
 Aheria 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 10,000 Urdu - 10,000 - - - -
Ahom 20 Assamese 20 - - - - -
Ajna 41,000 Hindi 41,000 - - - - -
 Andh 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Angami 50 Naga, Angami - - - 50 - -
Anglo 2,800 English - - - 2,800 - -
 Ansari 65,000 Urdu - 65,000 - - - -
 Ao 20 Naga, Ao - - - 20 - -
 Arab 70 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 70 - - - -
 Arakh 211,000 Hindi 211,000 - - - - -
 Arleng Unknown Karbi - - - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 3,700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,700 -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 20 Assamese - 20 - - - -
Atari 200 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Audhelia 60 Chhattisgarhi 60 - - - - -
Bachhada 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 670,000 Hindi 669,000 - 600 - - -
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Badhi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Badwa 30 Dhundari 30 - - - - -
 Bagdi 299,000 Hindi 299,000 - 30 - 80 -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Bengali 1,200 - - - - -
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bahrupi 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Baiga 410,000 Hindi 397,000 900 30 1,000 50 11,000
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 227,000 Hindi 227,000 - - - - -
 Bairwa 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Baiswar 68,000 Hindi 68,000 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 1,324,000 Hindi 1,315,000 - 300 6,200 800 -
Balasantoshi 1,200 Marathi 1,200 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 5,600 Kannada 5,600 - - - - -
Balija Bogam 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Balija Bolla 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Baloch 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Banchada 35,000 Hindi 35,000 - - - - -
 Bania 1,973,000 Hindi 1,503,000 - - - - 470,000
 Bania Agarwal 361,000 Hindi 256,000 - - - - 105,000
 Bania Agrahari 8,800 Hindi 8,800 - - - - -
 Bania Ajudhyabansi 6,700 Hindi 3,000 - - - - 3,600
Bania Bijabargi 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Bania Brittal 30 Assamese 30 - - - - -
Bania Dhusar 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 108,000 Hindi 104,000 - - - - 3,800
Bania Golapurab 19,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - 4,500
Bania Gujar 9,600 Gujarati 9,600 - - - - -
 Bania Jaiswal 12,000 Hindi 3,900 - - - - 8,400
Bania Kasar 52,000 Hindi 52,000 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 38,000 Hindi 38,000 - - - - -
Bania Khandelwal 8,100 Hindi 4,700 - - - - 3,400
 Bania Lad 9,900 Gujarati 9,900 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 53,000 Hindi 53,000 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 79,000 Hindi 79,000 - - - - -
Bania Modh 1,300 Gujarati 1,300 - - - - -
Bania Nagar 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
 Bania Nima 17,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - 5,600
 Bania Oswal 63,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - 51,000
Bania Palliwal 1,900 Hindi - - - - - 1,900
 Bania Porwal 26,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - 16,000
Bania Rastaogi 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Bania Saitwal 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
Bania Saraogi 34,000 Hindi 7,800 - - - - 26,000
 Bania Srimali 16,000 Gujarati 2,500 - - - - 14,000
Bania Ummad 18,000 Hindi 4,800 - - - - 13,000
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 478,000 Lambadi 478,000 - 200 - - -
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) 2,300 Urdu - 2,300 - - - -
Banjara Rathod (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Lambadi 27,000 - - - - -
Banjara Rathod (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
 Baori 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Barad (Hindu traditions) 7,100 Hindi 7,100 - - - - -
Barahar 101,000 Hindi 101,000 - 60 - - -
 Baraua 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bargunda 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 72,000 Hindi 72,000 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Gujarati 2,100 - - - - -
 Basor 313,000 Hindi 313,000 - 30 20 30 -
Basor Kandra 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Bauri 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
Bawa Dedh 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
 Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Kannada 33,000 - - - - -
 Beldar (Muslim traditions) 7,700 Urdu - 7,700 - - - -
Beldar Laria (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
Beldar Laria (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Beldar Sunkar 1,000 Kannada 1,000 - - - - -
Bemaria 200 Bagheli 200 - - - - -
 Bhaina 6,400 Chhattisgarhi 6,200 40 - 50 - 100
 Bhampta 3,300 Marathi 3,300 - - - - -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
 Bhandari 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 20,000 Urdu - 20,000 - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim traditions) 3,300 Urdu - 3,300 - - - -
 Bhantu 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Bhanumati 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Bhar 3,600 Bhojpuri 3,600 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 36,000 Hindi 36,000 - - - - -
Bharbhunja (Muslim traditions) 4,400 Urdu - 4,400 - - - -
Bharewa 8,700 Hindi 8,700 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 191,000 Hindi 190,000 400 - 90 20 700
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 123,000 Hindi 123,000 - - - - 20
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 1,200 Urdu - 1,200 - - - -
 Bhattra 1,200 Bhatri 1,200 - - - - -
 Bhil 5,893,000 Hindi 5,826,000 11,000 300 49,000 500 4,600
 Bhil Barela 988,000 Hindi 975,000 1,700 30 11,000 100 1,000
Bhil Mankar 224,000 Hindi 222,000 500 - 1,400 - 100
Bhil Mavchi (Hindu traditions) 238,000 Mawchi 235,000 500 - 1,900 - 100
 Bhil Mina 1,900 Bhili 1,800 - - 20 - -
Bhil Nihal 287,000 Hindi 285,000 500 - 1,000 - 100
Bhil Rathia 16,000 Gujarati 16,000 40 - - - -
Bhil Tadvi 396,000 Dangi 392,000 3,700 20 200 20 200
 Bhisti 8,800 Urdu - 8,800 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 332,000 Hindi 332,000 - - - - -
Bhoi Ghogra 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Bhoi Kharbind 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Bhoi Kharot 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
Bhoi Mallah Mewat 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
Bhoi Nauria 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bhoi Nikhad 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Bhottada 40 Kuvi 40 - - - - -
 Bhoyar 114,000 Hindi 114,000 - - - - -
 Bhuinhar 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Bhuiya 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Bhumia 30,000 Odia 30,000 - - - - -
 Bhumij 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
Bhunjia 1,500 Bhunjia 1,500 - - - - -
 Bhurtia 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Biar (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 20 - - - 30
Bidakia 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Bidur 7,800 Marathi 7,800 - - - - -
Billedar 7,500 Hindi 7,500 - - - - -
 Binjhia 16,000 Hindi 16,000 30 - 30 - 60
Birhor 100 Birhor 100 - - - - -
 Bishnoi (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) Unknown Ladakhi - - - - - -
 Bohra 111,000 Gujarati - 111,000 - - - -
 Boya 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin 3,803,000 Hindi 3,751,000 - 300 - - 55,000
 Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
Brahmin Anavada 1,900 Gujarati 1,900 - - - - -
Brahmin Anavala 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Audich 25,000 Gujarati 25,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bagda 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 4,100 Bengali 4,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Bhagor 89,000 Hindi 89,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Chaturvedi 6,700 Hindi 6,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Chitpavan 6,500 Marathi 6,500 - - - - -
Brahmin Daima 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Brahmin Dakshini 112,000 Hindi 112,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Deshastha 14,000 Marathi 14,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 107,000 Hindi 107,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 41,000 Hindi 41,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujarati 2,500 Gujarati 2,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Jijhotia 145,000 Hindi 145,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 48,000 Hindi 48,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Jyoti 600 Odia 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 226,000 Hindi 226,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kannada 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 11,000 Kashmiri 11,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
Brahmin Khedawal 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 9,100 Marathi 9,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maithili 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Brahmin Malvi 73,000 Malvi 73,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Mewada 4,500 Gujarati 4,500 - - - - -
Brahmin Modh 3,200 Gujarati 3,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Nagar 3,900 Gujarati 3,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Palliwal 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Brahmin Parikh 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Rikhisur 29,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 422,000 Hindi 422,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 408,000 Hindi 408,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Srigaud 70,000 Hindi 70,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Srimali 8,800 Hindi 8,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
 Budaga Jangam 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Burmese 100 Burmese - - 100 - - -
 Chadar 130,000 Hindi 130,000 - - 20 - -
 Chain 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Chakhesang 20 Naga, Chokri - - - 20 - -
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 5,241,000 Hindi 5,170,000 - 32,000 39,000 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 1,800 Punjabi, Eastern 20 - - - 1,800 -
Chamar Satnami 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - 30 - - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Gujarati 10,000 - - - - -
 Chepang Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Chhetri 800 Nepali 800 - 40 - - -
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 76,000 Hindi 74,000 - 100 - - 2,100
Chhipa (Muslim traditions) 21,000 Urdu - 21,000 - - - -
Chidar 36,000 Hindi 36,000 - - - 20 -
Chik (Hindu traditions) 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
 Chitara 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Christian 11,000 Hindi - - - 11,000 - -
Chudigar 30 Marwari - 30 - - - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Marathi 1,000 - - - - -
Dadupanthi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Dahait 54,000 Hindi 54,000 - - - - -
Daharia 200 Chhattisgarhi 200 - - - - -
Damor 1,800 Bhili 1,700 - - 80 - -
 Dangi 390,000 Hindi 389,000 - 500 - - -
 Darjee 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Daroga (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 352,000 Hindi 348,000 - 400 - - 3,500
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 6,200 Urdu - 6,200 - - - -
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Darzi Chhipi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Darzi Kaithiya (Hindu traditions) 7,400 Hindi 7,400 - - - - -
Darzi Mathuria (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Darzi Mathuria (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Gujarati 2,000 - - - - -
Darzi Sribastab (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Deshwali (Hindu traditions) 160,000 Hindi 160,000 - - - - -
 Devanga 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
 Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Gujarati 2,900 - - - - -
Dewar 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Dhakad 244,000 Hindi 244,000 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 47,000 Gujarati 47,000 - - - - -
 Dhanka 6,400 Gujarati 6,400 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 104,000 Hindi 104,000 - 70 - - -
 Dhanwar 2,200 Chhattisgarhi 2,000 - - 60 - 100
 Dharkar 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
 Dhimar 933,000 Hindi 932,000 - 600 - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 659,000 Hindi 657,000 - 1,300 20 100 -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 4,100 Urdu - 4,100 - - - -
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi 28,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - -
Dhobi Batham 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Dhobi Kanaujia 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
Dhobi Kathiya 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
Dhobi Mathuria 5,800 Hindi 5,800 - - - - -
Dhobi Parit 12,000 Marathi 12,000 - - - - -
Dhobi Sribastab 6,200 Hindi 6,200 - - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 64,000 Hindi 64,000 - - - - -
Dholi (Muslim traditions) 4,100 Urdu - 4,100 - - - -
Dohor 38,000 Hindi 36,000 - 1,500 - - -
 Dom 6,700 Urdu - 6,700 - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 45,000 Odia 45,000 - - - - -
Dom Murdafarash 10,000 Odia 10,000 - - - - -
 Faqir 8,400 Urdu - 8,400 - - 40 -
 Gadaba 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 937,000 Hindi 937,000 - 700 - - -
Gadaria Dhingar 78,000 Hindi 78,000 - - - - -
Gadaria Nikhad 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Gaddi (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Gamit 1,900 Gamit 1,900 - - - - -
 Ganda 1,200 Odia 1,200 - - - - -
 Gangai Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Gangakula 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Garpaguri 7,600 Hindi 7,600 - - - - -
 Gauda 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Gawaria 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Gharti 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) 8,300 Hindi 8,300 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 141,000 Hindi 140,000 - 300 - - -
 Ghosi (Muslim traditions) 3,600 Urdu - 3,600 - - - -
Goanese 1,700 Konkani, Goan - - - 1,700 - -
Godhi 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
Golak 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Goley 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Gond 5,032,000 Hindi 4,451,000 9,200 700 18,000 500 552,000
Gond Mannewar 19,000 Gondi, Adilabad 18,000 20 - 20 - 500
Gond Maria 431,000 Gondi, Northern 365,000 800 30 1,900 20 63,000
Gond Muria 154,000 Hindi 125,000 300 - 400 - 29,000
Gond Nagawasi 113,000 Hindi 100,000 100 - 400 - 12,000
Gond Rajgond 116,000 Gondi, Northern 112,000 200 - 100 - 3,200
 Gondhali 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Gopal 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Gosain 195,000 Hindi 195,000 - - - - -
Gosain Dasnami 36,000 Hindi 36,000 - - - - -
 Gowari 71,000 Marathi 71,000 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 1,115,000 Hindi 1,112,000 - - - - 3,800
 Gujar (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
 Gujjar (Muslim traditions) 1,200 Gujari - 1,200 - - - -
 Guria 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Gurung 90 Nepali 40 - 50 - - -
Habura 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Hadi 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Hajam 17,000 Urdu - 17,000 - - - -
 Halba 14,000 Marathi 14,000 20 - 30 - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Hindi 5,800 - - - - -
Hammal 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 200 Chinese, Mandarin - - 200 - - -
 Hela 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Hijda 500 Hindi 200 300 - - - -
 Holar 16,000 Marathi 16,000 - 100 - - -
 Ilavan 1,900 Malayalam 1,900 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 234,000 Hindi 233,000 - - - - 600
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 18,000 Urdu - 18,000 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 82,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 82,000 -
Jat Bains (Hindu traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern 500 - - - - -
Jat Bains (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Jat Bajwa (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Jat Barh 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
Jat Chima (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Jat Dagar (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Jat Dalal (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
 Jat Dhariwal (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern 1,200 - - - - -
Jat Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Jat Dhillon (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Jat Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
Jat Ghatwal (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Jat Ghumman (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Gil (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Punjabi, Eastern 2,200 - - - - -
 Jat Gil (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Jat Hela 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Jat Jakhar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Kharral (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Jat Mann (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Jat Mann (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Jat Pachhade 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat Rathi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Jat Sahrawat (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Jat Sangwan (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Sarai (Hindu traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
 Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 4,600 Punjabi, Eastern 4,600 - - - - -
 Jat Sidhu (Sikh traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
 Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 4,200 Hindi 4,200 - - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
 Jat Thakurela 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Varaich (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Jat Virk (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Jew, South Asian 100 Marathi - - - - - 100
Jhamral 7,900 Hindi 7,900 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 2,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,300 -
 Jingar 1,300 Marwari 1,300 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 132,000 Bengali 132,000 - - - - -
Jogi Kanphata (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Julaha 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Kabirpanthi 1,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,900 -
 Kachera (Hindu traditions) 28,000 Odia 28,000 - - - - -
Kachera (Muslim traditions) 1,900 Urdu - 1,900 - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 2,438,000 Hindi 2,436,000 - 2,000 - - 40
Kachhi (Muslim traditions) 3,200 Urdu - 3,200 - - - -
Kachhi Kachhwaha 181,000 Hindi 181,000 - - - - -
Kachhi Saksena 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Gujarati 2,000 - - - - -
 Kadera 46,000 Hindi 46,000 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 263,000 Hindi 263,000 - - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 6,300 Bengali 6,300 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 304,000 Telugu 304,000 - 200 - - -
 Kalal Idiga 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Kalbelia 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
 Kalota 62,000 Hindi 62,000 - - - - -
 Kalu 50 Bengali - 50 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 221,000 Hindi 221,000 - - - - -
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Kalwar Jaiswal 43,000 Hindi 43,000 - - - - -
 Kamad 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kamar 900 Kamar 900 - - - - -
Kamathi 1,500 Telugu 1,500 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 2,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,900 -
 Kami 100 Nepali 100 - - - - -
Kamrai 400 Bagheli 400 - - - - -
 Kandera 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Kandra 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
Kanjar (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Kaora 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Kapewar 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Kapu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Karan 60 Odia 60 - - - - -
Karku 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Marathi 29,000 - - - - 30
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 900 Kashmiri - 900 - - - -
 Kathodi 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
Katia 169,000 Hindi 169,000 - 100 - 20 -
 Kawar 18,000 Hindi 18,000 20 - 100 - 200
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 401,000 Hindi 401,000 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 5,300 Bengali 5,300 - - - - -
Kayastha Mathur 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Kayastha Saksena 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
 Kayastha Sribastab 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Khairwar 75,000 Bengali 75,000 100 - - - 60
 Khandait 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 175,000 Hindi 175,000 - 90 - 40 -
Kharadi 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
Kharia 2,500 Kharia 2,200 - - 300 - -
 Kharol 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Gujarati 15,000 - - - - -
 Kharwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Khasi Unknown Khasi - - - - - -
 Khati (Hindu traditions) 446,000 Hindi 446,000 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 159,000 Hindi 159,000 - 100 - 40 -
Khatik (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Khatki 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - 300
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Gujarati - 1,000 - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 2,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,300 -
 Khoja 300 Gujarati - 300 - - - -
Kir (Hindu traditions) 54,000 Hindi 54,000 - - - - -
Kir (Muslim traditions) 50 Kacchi - 50 - - - -
 Kirar 707,000 Hindi 707,000 - - - - -
 Kisan 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Kol 1,156,000 Hindi 1,150,000 2,500 60 300 100 2,000
 Kolha 1,900 Ho 1,900 - - - - -
 Kolhati 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
Koli 28,000 Gujarati 28,000 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 650,000 Hindi 648,000 - 1,100 60 200 -
 Koli Dhor 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 24,000 Marathi 24,000 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 7,200 Marathi 7,200 - - - - -
Kolowar 500 Kolami, Northwestern 500 - - - - -
 Kolta 18,000 Odia 18,000 - - - - -
 Konda Dhora 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Kori 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Koria 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Korku 721,000 Korku 718,000 1,100 20 500 50 800
Korku Bawaria 1,500 Korku 1,500 - - - - -
Korku Muwasi 26,000 Korku 26,000 20 - - - 30
Korku Nahal 97,000 Korku 97,000 100 - 40 - 50
 Korwa 8,500 Telugu 8,500 - - - - -
 Koshti 54,000 Marathi 54,000 - - - - 30
Kotwal 96,000 Hindi 96,000 - - 50 - -
 Koya Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Kuchbandia 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - 20 - - -
 Kudumban 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
 Kumal 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 976,000 Hindi 974,000 - 2,200 80 200 -
 Kumhar Bardiha 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar Kanaujia 6,500 Hindi 6,500 - - - - -
Kumhar Mathuria 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 821,000 Gujarati 821,000 - - 100 - 800
Kunbi Anjna 11,000 Gujarati 11,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Dhaneja 16,000 Marathi 16,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Khaire 15,000 Marathi 15,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Khedule 16,000 Marathi 16,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Lonari 14,000 Marathi 14,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Tirole 19,000 Marathi 19,000 - - - - -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) 60 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 2,028,000 Hindi 2,028,000 - - - - -
 Kuruba 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Labana (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 2,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,000 -
Ladia 9,200 Hindi 9,200 - - - - -
Lahangar 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Lakhera 62,000 Hindi 62,000 - - - - -
 Lingayat 2,400 Kannada - - - - - 2,400
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 1,762,000 Hindi 1,759,000 - 1,500 40 - -
 Lodha (Muslim traditions) 3,300 Urdu - 3,300 - - - -
Lodha Jariya 250,000 Hindi 250,000 - - - - -
 Lohana 15,000 Gujarati 15,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 784,000 Hindi 782,000 - 1,300 - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 23,000 Urdu - 23,000 - - - -
 Lotha Unknown Naga, Lotha - - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - - - - -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 900 Gujarati 900 - - - - -
Madari (Muslim traditions) 9,100 Urdu - 9,100 - - - -
Madgi 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 300 Telugu - - - 300 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Telugu 2,000 - - - - -
 Magar 500 Nepali 400 - 20 - - -
 Mahar 812,000 Marathi 640,000 - 170,000 400 300 -
Mahar (Christian traditions) 11,000 Marathi - - - 11,000 - -
Mahar (Muslim traditions) 100 Marathi - 100 - - - -
 Mahishya 8,200 Bengali 8,200 - - - - -
 Mahli 21,000 Marathi 21,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta 389,000 Marathi 388,000 - - - - 500
Mahratta Kshatriya 7,100 Marathi 7,100 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 45,000 Gujarati 45,000 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 3,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,500 -
 Mahyavanshi 2,200 Gujarati 2,200 - - - - -
 Majhi 49,000 Hindi 49,000 100 80 40 - 200
 Majhwar 700 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Makwana (Hindu traditions) 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 500 Telugu - - - 500 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 4,800 Telugu 4,800 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 1,900 Malayalam - - - 1,900 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 809,000 Hindi 808,000 - 800 - - -
Mali (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Mali Bhagirathi 4,400 Hindi 4,400 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 40,000 Hindi 40,000 - 100 - - -
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Mana 24,000 Marathi 24,000 - - - - -
Manbhav 1,600 Marathi 1,600 - - - - -
 Mang Garodi 30,000 Marathi 30,000 - - - - -
 Mangala 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Manihar 12,000 Urdu - 12,000 - - - -
Mansoori 600 Gujarati - 600 - - - -
 Mappila 1,100 Malayalam - 1,100 - - - -
 Maravan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 2,000 Marathi - - - 2,000 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Marathi 28,000 - 600 70 - -
 Matia 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
Mawasi 108,000 Hindi 107,000 400 - - - 600
Mazhabi (Sikh traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
 Meena 374,000 Hindi 374,000 - - - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 80,000 Hindi 80,000 - 20 - - -
 Meitei 70 Meitei 70 - - - - -
 Memon 2,000 Gujarati - 2,000 - - - -
 Mewati (Muslim traditions) 112,000 Urdu - 112,000 - - - -
 Miana 60 Gujarati - 60 - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 2,000 Urdu - 2,000 - - - -
Mirdhas (Hindu traditions) 59,000 Odia 59,000 - - - - -
 Mizo 20 Mizo - - - 20 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 42,000 Bengali 42,000 - - 100 - -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 8,800 Urdu - 8,800 - - - -
 Moghal 74,000 Urdu - 74,000 - - - -
Moghia 49,000 Hindi 49,000 - - - - -
 Momna 800 Gujarati - 800 - - - -
Mukeri 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Munda 5,100 Mundari 2,000 2,400 - 600 - 40
 Munnur 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Murao (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
Muskhan 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 200 Tamil - - - 200 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
 Naga 50 Naga Pidgin 20 - - 30 - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 984,000 Hindi 983,000 - 1,100 - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 2,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,500 -
Nai Mathuria 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Naikda 1,300 Kannada 1,300 - - - - -
 Nair 1,700 Malayalam 1,700 - - - - -
Naita 56,000 Urdu - 56,000 - - - -
Nalband 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Bengali 3,400 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
Nanakshahi 400 Hindi - - - - 400 -
Nanbai 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
Naroda 35,000 Hindi 35,000 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 110,000 Hindi 110,000 - - - - -
 Nat (Muslim traditions) 12,000 Urdu - 12,000 - - - -
 Nau Buddh 5,100 Hindi - - 5,100 - - -
 Navithan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Newah 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
 Oraon 28,000 Kurux 14,000 300 40 13,000 70 60
Paik 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
Paliya 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - - - - -
Pallan (Christian traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Tamil 1,300 - - - - -
 Pan 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Panika 192,000 Chhattisgarhi 191,000 300 - 50 - 900
Pao 44,000 Hindi 44,000 70 - - - 50
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) 200 Tamil - - - 200 - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
 Pardhan 122,000 Pardhan 113,000 200 - 200 20 8,500
 Pardhi 36,000 Pardhi 36,000 - - - - 200
Parja 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Parsee 300 Gujarati - - - - - 300
 Pashtun, Pathan 877,000 Urdu - 877,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 54,000 Hindi 54,000 - 70 - - -
Pasi Gujar 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
Pasi Kaithwan 6,800 Hindi 6,800 - - - - -
Pasi Rajpasi 7,400 Hindi 7,400 - - - - -
Patari 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Patelia 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Patlia 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) 700 Assamese 700 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 34,000 Hindi 34,000 - - - - -
Pawaria (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Bareli, Rathwi 13,000 - - - - -
 Perka 14,000 Telugu 14,000 - - - - -
 Persian 300 Persian, Iranian - 300 - - - -
Pindara 26,000 Urdu - 26,000 - - - -
 Pinjara 371,000 Urdu - 371,000 - - - -
 Pod 3,100 Bengali 3,100 - - - - -
Prabhu 5,300 Gujarati 5,300 - - - - -
Prabhu Kayastha 1,200 Marathi 1,200 - - - - -
 Pundari 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Qassab 5,200 Urdu - 5,200 - - - -
 Qazi 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Gujarati 1,800 - - - - -
 Rabha Unknown Assamese - - - - - -
 Rahmani (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Rai 800 Nepali 700 - - 20 - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 4,800 Bengali 4,800 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 5,260,000 Hindi 5,223,000 - 700 - - 36,000
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 31,000 Urdu - 31,000 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 18,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 18,000 -
Rajput Agnivansi 185,000 Hindi 185,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bachgoti 4,500 Hindi 4,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Baghel (Hindu traditions) 94,000 Hindi 94,000 - - - - -
Rajput Bagri 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 72,000 Hindi 72,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 9,500 Hindi 9,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhadauria 90,000 Hindi 90,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhale Sultan (Hindu traditions) 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 42,000 Hindi 42,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bisen (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Bundela 66,000 Hindi 66,000 - - - - -
Rajput Chamar Gaur 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
Rajput Chandrabansi 4,200 Hindi 4,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 259,000 Hindi 259,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Dangi 52,000 Hindi 52,000 - - - - -
Rajput Dhakaru 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot 84,000 Hindi 84,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 28,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 114,000 Hindi 114,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 66,000 Hindi 66,000 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 64,000 Hindi 64,000 - - - - -
Rajput Jaiswal 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 7,300 Hindi 7,300 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 6,300 Hindi 6,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 88,000 Hindi 88,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Katheriya 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
Rajput Mahratta (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Marathi 2,800 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Rajput Nagbansi 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Rajput Nikumbh 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
Rajput Paik 93,000 Hindi 93,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 99,000 Hindi 99,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Parmar 46,000 Hindi 46,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 276,000 Hindi 276,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 230,000 Hindi 230,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 189,000 Hindi 189,000 - - - - -
Rajput Rawat 85,000 Hindi 85,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Saithwar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar (Hindu traditions) 6,200 Hindi 6,200 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) 7,600 Hindi 7,600 - - - - -
Rajput Sendhu 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 63,000 Hindi 63,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Sikarwar 46,000 Hindi 46,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Sisodia 39,000 Hindi 39,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Solanki 102,000 Hindi 102,000 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Rajput Tonwar (Hindu traditions) 139,000 Hindi 139,000 - - - - -
 Raju 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Rajwar 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 2,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,000 -
Ramoshi 800 Marathi 800 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 60,000 Urdu - 60,000 - - - -
 Rathawa 2,800 Rathawi 2,800 - - - - -
 Rathia (Hindu traditions) 83,000 Hindi 83,000 - - - - -
 Ravalia 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 114,000 Hindi 113,000 - 500 500 - -
 Rawal (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Rawat 111,000 Hindi 111,000 - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 25,000 Urdu - 25,000 - - - -
 Rengma 40 Naga, Southern Rengma - - - 40 - -
 Sahariya 608,000 Hindi 607,000 700 300 60 60 500
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 2,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,900 -
 Sali 3,300 Kannada 3,300 - - - - -
 Salvi 7,100 Mewari 7,100 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 6,600 Hindi 6,600 - - - - -
Sansi (Sikh traditions) 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,400 -
 Santal 200 Santhali 200 - - - - -
Saonta 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Saora 1,100 Odia 1,100 20 - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 3,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,500 -
 Sargara 5,600 Marwari 5,600 - - - - -
 Sarki 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Satani 18,000 Telugu 18,000 - - - - -
Sauntia 60 Odia 60 - - - - -
Saur 166,000 Hindi 165,000 300 - 20 - 100
 Sayyid 342,000 Urdu - 342,000 - - - -
Sayyid Husaini 5,900 Urdu - 5,900 - - - -
 Sema 50 Naga, Sumi - - - 50 - -
Shabar 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Shaikh 2,205,000 Urdu - 2,205,000 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 9,200 Urdu - 9,200 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 139,000 Urdu - 139,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 62,000 Urdu - 62,000 - - - -
Shaikh Usmani 5,000 Urdu - 5,000 - - - -
 Sherpa 20 Nepali - - 20 - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 39,000 Hindi 39,000 - - - - -
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 3,100 Urdu - 3,100 - - - -
Silawat (Hindu traditions) 53,000 Hindi 53,000 - 20 - - -
 Sinhalese 20 Sinhala - - 20 - - -
 Sirvi 62,000 Hindi 62,000 - - - - -
 Somvanshi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 563,000 Hindi 560,000 - 400 - - 2,500
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 1,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,300 -
Sonar Ajudhyabansi 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Sonar Chhatri 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Sonar Deswali 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Sonar Khatri 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Sonar Mair 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Sonar Rastaogi 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Sondhia 442,000 Hindi 442,000 - - - - -
Sonjhara 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
Sonr 13,000 Odia 13,000 - - - - -
Soria 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
Sunri Sadhubanik 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 2,500 Malayalam - - - 2,500 - -
 Tamang 300 Nepali 200 - 50 - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 208,000 Hindi 208,000 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 800 Tamil - 800 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Bengali 1,800 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 7,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 7,000 -
 Tawaif (Muslim traditions) 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 1,493,000 Hindi 1,491,000 - 1,600 - 500 -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 14,000 Urdu - 14,000 - - - -
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
Teli Gangauta (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Teli Sahu Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Teli Sribastab 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
 Thakkar 4,200 Marathi 4,200 - - - - -
 Thakuri 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Thami Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Tharu 300 Tharu, Madhya-Purbiya 300 - 30 - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Tibetan 100 Tibetan, Central - - 100 - - -
 Tili 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
Tirmali 2,500 Marathi 2,500 - - - - -
 Tiyar 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Turkmen 30 Turkmen - 30 - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 6,700 Telugu 6,700 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga 900 Kannada 900 - - - - -
Valmiki (Balmiki) Mehtar 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) 363,000 Hindi 356,000 - 1,600 4,500 200 -
Valmiki, Balmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 4,200 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
Vaniyan 100 Tamil 80 - - 20 - -
Vannan (Christian traditions) 20 Tamil - - - 20 - -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 2,500 Tamil 2,500 - - - - -
 Varli 2,200 Varli 2,200 - - - - -
Vasudev 5,700 Hindi 5,700 - - - - -
Vellalan 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 1,700 Telugu 1,700 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Asari 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Kollan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 2,459,000 Hindi 2,459,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Gaoli 8,400 Hindi 8,400 - - - - -
Yadav Ghosi 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 153,000 Telugu 153,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 200,000 Hindi 200,000 - - - - -
Yadav Jadubans 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Yadav Kamariha 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Yadav Kaonra 12,000 Chhattisgarhi 12,000 - - - - -
Yadav Nandbans 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 32,000 Hindi 32,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 3,000 Bengali 3,000 - - - - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu 60 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Yenadi 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Zamral (Hindu traditions) 6,800 Hindi 6,700 - - - - -
 Zeliang 50 Naga, Zeme - - - 40 - -
 Zou Unknown Zo - - - - - -
  Totals:  784 81,159,000   739 74,177,000 4,880,000 233,000 188,000 153,000 1,526,000
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