Number of People Groups

342

Unreached People Groups

324

Total Population

2,439,000

Buddhist

0.2 %

Christian

0.2 %

Hindu

91.2 %

Muslim

6.3 %

Sikh

1.1 %

Other Religions

0.9 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ad Dharmi 50 Punjabi, Eastern 50 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
 Agariya (Hindu traditions) 60 Agariya 60 - - - - -
 Agri 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Anglo Indian 90 English - - - 90 - -
 Ansari 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
 Arab Unknown Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - - - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - 100 - - -
 Bagdi 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Bahrupi 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
 Baiga 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 14,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - 1,800
Bania Bijabargi 300 Marwari 300 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Bania Jaiswal 1,900 Hindi 400 - - - - 1,500
 Bania Kasarwani 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Bania Khandelwal 3,400 Hindi 2,800 - - - - 600
 Bania Mahesri 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 86,000 Hindi 73,000 - - - - 14,000
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 700 Lambadi 700 - - - - -
Barahar 6,700 Hindi 6,700 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Basor 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Bauri 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Bharbhunja (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bhattra 20 Bhatri 20 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bhisti 3,900 Urdu - 3,900 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Biar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Bidur 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Binjhia 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Birhor 20 Birhor 20 - - - - -
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) Unknown Ladakhi - - - - - -
 Bohra 400 Gujarati - 400 - - - -
 Boya 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Brahmin Audich 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
Brahmin Bhagor 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Chaturvedi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Daima 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Brahmin Dakshini 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 7,800 Hindi 7,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujarati 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Jijhotia 5,700 Hindi 5,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 4,800 Hindi 4,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 900 Kashmiri 900 - - - - -
Brahmin Nagar 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Brahmin Rikhisur Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 73,000 Hindi 73,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Srigaud 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 211,000 Hindi 208,000 - - - - 2,600
 Chadar 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 259,000 Hindi 253,000 - 2,100 3,100 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - 400
 Chhipa (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
Chidar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Christian 200 Hindi - - - 200 - -
Chudigar 20 Marwari - 20 - - - -
Damor 200 Bhili 100 - - - - -
 Dangi 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - 100
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
Darzi Kaithiya (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Darzi Mathuria (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
Darzi Sribastab (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Devanga 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Dhakad 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - 20 - - -
 Dhanwar 20 Chhattisgarhi 20 - - - - -
 Dhimar 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - 50 - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Dohor 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Domar (Hindu traditions) 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Faqir 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Ganda 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
 Goanese 90 Konkani, Goan - - - 90 - -
Goley 7,500 Hindi 7,500 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 4,300 Hindi 4,300 20 - 20 - -
 Gosain unspecified 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 92,000 Hindi 92,000 - - - - 600
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Hajam 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Halba 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Hammal 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Unknown Chinese, Mandarin - - - - - -
 Holar 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Ilavan 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 14,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 14,000 -
Jat Bajwa (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Jat Chahil (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
Jat Chima (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Jat Dagar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Jat Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Jat Dhillon (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Jat Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Ghatwal (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Gil (Hindu traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern 300 - - - - -
 Jat Gil (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Jat Hela 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Jat Kharral (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Jat Mann (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Mann (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Jat Pachhade (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Jat Rathi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Jat Sahrawat (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
 Jat Sidhu (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Jat Varaich (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Jat Virk (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Jingar 50 Marwari 50 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - - - - -
 Kabirpanthi 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 154,000 Hindi 154,000 - - - - -
 Kadera 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 5,100 Hindi 5,100 - - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Kaibartta unspecified 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Telugu 14,000 - - - - -
Kamathi 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
 Kandera 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 100 Kashmiri - 100 - - - -
Katia 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Kawar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 35,000 Hindi 35,000 - - - - -
 Khairwar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - 20 - - -
 Kharia 100 Kharia 100 - - - - -
 Kharol 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Khati (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Hindi 3,200 - - - - 80
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Kirar 46,000 Hindi 46,000 - - - - -
 Kol 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 84,000 Hindi 84,000 - 100 - 30 -
 Koli Mahadev 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Koli of Gujarat 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Kolowar 200 Kolami, Northwestern 200 - - - - -
 Korku 500 Korku 500 - - - - -
 Korwa 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Koshti 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Kotwal 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Kui Khond Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 48,000 Hindi 47,000 - 600 - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 3,800 Gujarati 3,800 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 7,900 Hindi 7,900 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Lakhera 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Lingayat 30 Kannada - - - - - 30
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Hindi 28,000 - 200 - - -
 Lohana 1,700 Gujarati 1,700 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - 200 - - -
Madari (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) 2,300 Marathi 1,700 - 600 - - -
 Mahar (Christian traditions) 30 Marathi - - - 30 - -
 Mahishya 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 32,000 Marathi 32,000 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Mahyavanshi 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Majhi 13,000 Hindi 13,000 20 - - - 20
 Majhwar 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 50 Malayalam - - - 50 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Hindi 3,300 - 30 - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Manihar 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Mappila 90 Malayalam - 90 - - - -
 Maravan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Mazhabi (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Meena 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Mewati (Muslim traditions) 5,200 Urdu - 5,200 - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
Mirdhas (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Odia 23,000 - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Bengali 2,600 - - - - -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Moghal 3,600 Urdu - 3,600 - - - -
 Moghia 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Munda Unknown Mundari - - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 20 Tamil - - - 20 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 38,000 Hindi 38,000 - 300 - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Nair 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
Naita 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Nalband 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Nanbai 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Hindi 4,400 - - - - -
 Nat (Muslim traditions) 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Oraon 1,100 Kurux 600 - - 500 - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) 20 Tamil - - - 20 - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
 Pardhan 30 Pardhan 30 - - - - -
 Pardhi 2,500 Pardhi 2,500 - - - - -
 Parja unspecified Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Pashtun Afridi 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
Pashtun Lodhi (Dalazak) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Pashtun Mohmand 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 1,900 Urdu - 1,900 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 46,000 Urdu - 46,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Persian 30 Dari - 30 - - - -
 Pinjara 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Pod 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
Prabhu 900 Gujarati 900 - - - - -
Prabhu Kayastha 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
 Qassab 1,200 Urdu - 1,200 - - - -
 Qazi 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 89,000 Hindi 88,000 - - - - 800
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 2,800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,800 -
 Rajput Agnivansi 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Baghel (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhadauria 8,000 Hindi 8,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bundela 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput Chandrabansi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 7,100 Hindi 7,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Dangi 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 7,100 Hindi 7,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Rawat 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Sikarwar 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Sisodia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Solanki 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Tonwar (Hindu traditions) 9,900 Hindi 9,900 - - - - -
 Rajwar 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 6,000 Hindi 5,900 - 30 50 - -
 Rawat 47,000 Hindi 47,000 - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Sahariya 54,000 Hindi 54,000 70 70 - - 20
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
 Sali 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Sansi (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Saonta 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Saora unspecified 40 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
Saur 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Sayyid 17,000 Urdu - 17,000 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 58,000 Urdu - 58,000 - - - -
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Silawat (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
 Sonar (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Sondhia 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 50 Malayalam - - - 50 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 80 Tamil - 80 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 1,600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,600 -
 Tawaif (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - 100 - - -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Thakkar 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Tili 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Tipera Unknown Kok Borok - - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga unspecified 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Valmiki (Buddhist traditions) 300 Hindi - - 300 - - -
Valmiki (Christian traditions) 500 Hindi - - - 500 - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
Valmiki (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
Valmiki (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Vanniyan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Vellalan unspecified 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 79,000 Hindi 79,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Gaoli 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 31,000 Telugu 31,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
  Totals:  342 2,439,000   324 2,224,000 155,000 4,900 4,700 27,000 22,000
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