Country:

India

Province / State: Jharkhand
District: Ranchi

Number of People Groups

299

Unreached People Groups

278

Total Population

3,364,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

5.2 %

Hindu

56.9 %

Muslim

14.8 %

Sikh

0.2 %

Other Religions

22.9 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Adi Andhra 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 90 Tamil 90 - - - - -
Adi Dravida Christian Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Angarok 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Ansari 60,000 Urdu - 60,000 - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Asur 100 Asuri 30 - - - - 80
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Bengali 2,800 - - - - -
 Baiga 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 1,400 Hindi 1,100 - - - - 300
 Bania Agrahari 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bania Gandha Banik 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 700 Hindi 200 - - - - 500
 Bania Porwal 300 Hindi 90 - - - - 200
Bania Rauniar 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 18,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - 2,000
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 100 Lambadi 100 - - - - -
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Bantar 60 Maithili 60 - - - - -
 Bauri 800 Bengali 800 - - 20 - -
 Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 46,000 Hindi 22,000 - - 50 - 24,000
 Bedia (Muslim traditions) 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Bhandari 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bhogta 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - 50 - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Bhotia Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
Bhottada 20 Kuvi 20 - - - - -
 Bhuiya Ghatwar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bhuiya unspecified 5,900 Hindi 5,800 - 60 40 - -
 Bhumij 300 Bengali 200 - - 30 - 40
 Binjhia 2,500 Hindi 1,400 - - - - 1,100
Birhor 900 Birhor 700 - - - - 200
 Birjia 60 Bijori 20 - - - - 30
Brahmin Bengali 2,500 Bengali 2,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 4,600 Hindi 4,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 41,000 Hindi 41,000 - - - - 400
 Brahmin Varendra 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Chain 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - 200 200 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Chaupal 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Chero 400 Hindi 300 - - - - 30
 Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Chik Baraik 11,000 Hindi 7,800 40 - 600 - 2,700
 Christian 19,000 Hindi - - - 19,000 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Hindi 21,000 - 100 - - -
Dhobi (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Dhobi Batham 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Dhobi Kanaujia 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Dhobi Kathiya 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Dhobi Mathuria 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Dhobi Parit 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Dhobi Sribastab 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Domar (Hindu traditions) 9,800 Odia 9,600 - 70 90 - -
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - 90 70 - -
 Dusadh Bahelia 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Faqir 70 Urdu 20 50 - - - -
 Ganda 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Gauda 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) 41,000 Hindi 41,000 - 50 400 30 -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Gokha 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 900 Hindi 800 - - 20 - 100
 Gorait 3,600 Hindi 1,900 - - - - 1,700
 Guria 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Hadi 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Hajam 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Halalkhor (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Unknown Chinese, Mandarin - - - - - -
 Ho 2,600 Ho 300 - - 400 - 1,900
 Ilavan 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 3,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,000 -
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
 Kabirpanthi 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Kalal Idiga 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Kalingi 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Kalu 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
Kandra 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kaora 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Kapali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Karan 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
Karmali 11,000 Hindi 7,100 20 - 30 - 4,100
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 30 Kashmiri - 30 - - - -
 Kawar 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 1,800 Bengali 1,800 - - - - -
Kayastha Mathur 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Kela (Hindu traditions) 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Khairwar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Khandait 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Kharia 9,300 Kharia 4,300 - - 4,600 - 300
 Kharwar 1,700 Hindi 1,200 - - 30 - 400
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Kisan 200 Hindi 100 - - 40 - 40
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 55,000 Hindi 55,000 - - - - -
 Kol 600 Hindi 400 - - 100 - 60
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Koli of Gujarat 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
 Kori 400 Hindi 100 - - 40 - 300
 Korwa 40 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Kui Khond Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 104,000 Hindi 104,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Kumhar Bardiha 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Kumhar Kanaujia 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Kumhar Mathuria 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Kurariar 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 289,000 Hindi 289,000 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Lingayat 70 Kannada - - - - - 70
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 169,000 Hindi 169,000 - - - - -
Lohara 86,000 Hindi 47,000 200 - 800 - 38,000
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 20 Telugu - - - 20 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Mahishya 5,300 Bengali 5,300 - - - - -
 Mahli 38,000 Marathi 23,000 70 - 300 - 15,000
 Mahratta Kunbi 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Mahyavanshi 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Majhwar 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 90 Malayalam - - - 90 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 5,100 Hindi 5,100 - - - - -
Malto 200 Santhali 100 - - - - 70
 Mangala 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Matia 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Mazhabi (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Moghal 2,900 Urdu - 2,900 - - - -
 Munda 360,000 Mundari 133,000 900 100 - 60 226,000
 Munnur 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 42,000 Hindi 42,000 - - - - -
Nai Mathuria 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Nair 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Bengali 2,400 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Nat (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Oraon 636,000 Kurux 38,000 1,700 100 147,000 80 448,000
Paik 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
 Paliya Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
 Pan 11,000 Odia 11,000 - 40 - - -
 Panika 39,000 Chhattisgarhi 39,000 - - - - -
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Parhaiya 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Parja unspecified 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Pashtun Bangash 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Pashtun Durrani 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Pashtun Rohilla 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 2,800 Urdu - 2,800 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Pasi Gujar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Pasi Kaithwan 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Pasi Rajpasi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Pod 2,600 Bengali 2,600 - - - - -
 Pundari 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
Puran Bhaja 400 Panchpargania 400 - - - - -
Puran unspecified 700 Panchpargania 700 - - - - -
Quam-e-Punjab 500 Punjabi, Eastern - 500 - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Bengali 3,300 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 98,000 Hindi 97,000 - - - - 300
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 2,900 Urdu - 2,900 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Rajput Bachgoti 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Baghel (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhadauria 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhale Sultan (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 4,200 Hindi 4,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Katheriya 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Nagbansi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Solanki 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Tonwar (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Raju 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Rajwar 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
Rajwar Nagbansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajwar Rajbhar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Rautia 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - 30 - -
Sagarbanshi 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
Sahisia 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Santal (Sawntal) 6,500 Santhali 1,600 30 - 1,400 - 3,400
 Saora unspecified 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
Sauria Paharia 50 Santhali 30 - - - - -
 Sayyid 20,000 Urdu - 20,000 - - - -
Sayyid Husaini 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
Shabar 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 2,700 Urdu - 2,700 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 29,000 Urdu - 29,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 38,000 Urdu - 38,000 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 326,000 Urdu - 326,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Usmani 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Sonar (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Sukiyar 1,300 Magahi 1,300 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Sunri Sadhubanik 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 70 Malayalam - - - 70 - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 30 Tamil - 30 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 179,000 Hindi 179,000 - - - - -
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 5,200 Hindi 5,200 - - - - -
Teli Sribastab 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Tili 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Tiyar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Hindi 3,900 - - 90 - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga unspecified 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
Valmiki (Buddhist traditions) 30 Hindi - - 30 - - -
Valmiki (Christian traditions) 90 Hindi - - - 90 - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Valmiki (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
Valmiki (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Valmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Valmiki Mehtar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Vellalan unspecified 30 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Asari 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 236,000 Hindi 236,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Yadav Gaoli 47,000 Hindi 47,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Kaonra 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 2,100 Bengali 2,100 - - - - -
  Totals:  299 3,364,000   278 1,914,000 497,000 1,000 176,000 5,100 771,000
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