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Population
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Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
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Adherent
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Est. Workers
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 Abdul Bangladesh 27,000 63,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Aguri Bangladesh 1,000 515,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Aguri India 514,000 515,000 Hinduism 0.11 % 10
 Ahmadi Bangladesh 2,100 167,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Akhandji Bangladesh 500 500 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Angarok India 6,700 6,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Anglo Bangladesh 17,000 151,000 Christianity 74.14 % -
 Ansari Bangladesh 1,241,000 16,505,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 25
Badaik Bangladesh 1,000 107,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 1,700 677,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 79,000 2,958,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 2
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) India 2,879,000 2,958,000 Hinduism 0.09 % 58
Bagti India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baha'i Bangladesh 11,000 24,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 2,300 183,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 129,000 410,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 3
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) India 281,000 410,000 Hinduism 0.32 % 6
Baidya (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 500 500 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 211,000 3,951,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Baiti Bangladesh 6,300 50,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bajikar (Muslim traditions) India 2,200 2,300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bajikar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 100 2,300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Bangladesh 49,000 29,335,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Agarwal Bangladesh 2,300 4,877,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bania Bais Bangladesh 1,400 129,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Gandha Banik Bangladesh 7,000 292,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Gandha Banik India 285,000 292,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
Bania Khatri Bangladesh 4,300 208,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bania Rauniar Bangladesh 700 130,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Subarna Banik Bangladesh 4,600 171,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Subarna Banik India 166,000 171,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 3,400 260,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Barua India 1,300 13,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bauri Bangladesh 10,000 1,982,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bauri India 1,972,000 1,982,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 39
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 15,000 590,000 Hinduism 2.52 % 1
Bedia (Muslim traditions) India 4,100 31,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bedia (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 24,000 31,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beg Bangladesh 700 4,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beg India 3,100 4,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Beg Nepal 200 4,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Behara Bangladesh 56,000 60,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Behara India 3,500 60,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 8,800 1,904,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Besya (Hindu traditions) India 3,300 4,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Besya (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,300 4,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Besya (Muslim traditions) India 1,700 9,400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Besya (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 7,700 9,400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhakat India 2,900 2,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhalla India 3,600 3,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhar Bangladesh 5,000 1,991,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhaskar India 1,200 1,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhaskar Bangladesh 200 1,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,800 1,398,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhil Mavchi Bangladesh 400 700 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhin India 1,400 1,400 Hinduism 8.15 % -
Bhir India 100 100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 8,400 6,522,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhuinhar Bangladesh 900 963,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhuinmali Bangladesh 109,000 268,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 2
 Bhuinmali India 159,000 268,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 3
 Bhuiya Bangladesh 13,000 2,094,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhuiya Ghatwar Bangladesh 1,100 304,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhumij India 1,116,000 1,145,000 Hinduism 1.02 % 22
Bhunar India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bind Bangladesh 9,400 1,063,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Biswas (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 2,800 2,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Biswas (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 27,000 32,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Biswas (Muslim traditions) India 4,800 32,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bonaj India 400 400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Bangladesh 590,000 62,714,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
 Brahmin Acharaj Bangladesh 2,800 58,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Acharya India 74,000 74,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Barna India 28,000 35,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Barna Bangladesh 6,600 35,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Bengali India 207,000 207,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Brahmin Bhat India 24,000 25,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Bhat Bangladesh 500 25,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Bhumihar Bangladesh 600 2,777,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Gaur Bangladesh 24,000 3,071,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Joshi Bangladesh 2,000 373,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Kanaujia Bangladesh 6,600 4,264,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Madhyasreni India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Maithili Bangladesh 7,200 29,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Radhi Bangladesh 52,000 1,626,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Radhi India 1,571,000 1,626,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 31
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi Bangladesh 2,600 486,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Saraswat Bangladesh 5,700 605,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Utkal India 180,000 184,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Brahmin Utkal Bangladesh 4,100 184,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Vaidik India 188,000 195,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Brahmin Vaidik Bangladesh 6,800 195,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Varendra Bangladesh 28,000 284,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Varendra India 256,000 284,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Buna (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 99,000 496,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Buna (Hindu traditions) India 397,000 496,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
Buna (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 100 100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chain Bangladesh 25,000 531,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chain India 506,000 531,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 10
 Chak India 300 5,200 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 87,000 47,854,000 Hinduism 1.60 % 2
Chasadhobi Bangladesh 9,500 98,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Chasadhobi India 88,000 98,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Chaudhari, caste India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Chaudhari, caste Bangladesh 200 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Chitrakar (Muslim traditions) India 6,200 6,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Christian Bangladesh 126,000 1,565,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Dahiara Bangladesh 300 3,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dahiara India 2,700 3,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dai (Hindu traditions) India 300 9,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dai (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 9,200 9,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dai (Muslim traditions) India 13,000 62,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dai (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 49,000 62,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dalu India 18,000 20,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dalu Bangladesh 2,300 20,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Daphtari Bangladesh 600 600 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 16,000 1,426,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhanuk Bangladesh 1,700 4,415,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 191,000 12,223,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 21,000 2,139,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Diwan Bangladesh 100 100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Doai Bangladesh 2,700 12,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Doai India 9,500 12,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dom Bangladesh 1,000 191,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dulia Bangladesh 7,400 388,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dulia India 381,000 388,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 13,000 5,799,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dusadh (Muslim traditions) India 12,000 13,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dusadh (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 600 13,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dusadh Bahelia Bangladesh 5,100 692,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Faqir Bangladesh 5,200 117,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 2,600 6,581,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gain Bangladesh 6,600 6,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ganak Bangladesh 5,000 5,300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gharti India 22,000 135,000 Hinduism 3.92 % 1
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,300 444,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghazi Bangladesh 62,000 64,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghazi India 1,500 64,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gonrhi Bangladesh 5,300 816,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gorait Bangladesh 600 11,000 Hinduism 5.66 % -
 Gosain Bangladesh 1,100 1,557,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gundi India Unknown Unknown Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gura India 300 300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hadi Bangladesh 56,000 1,034,000 Hinduism 0.65 % 1
 Hadi India 976,000 1,034,000 Hinduism 0.48 % 20
 Hajam Bangladesh 385,000 4,544,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Hajang India 74,000 92,000 Hinduism 0.95 % 1
Hajang Banai India 4,900 4,900 Hinduism 0.99 % 1
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 77,000 1,555,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Halwai Maira Bangladesh 8,900 135,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Hazra (Hindu traditions) India 4,200 4,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Hazra (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 800 800 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jamadar Bangladesh 300 300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jaraj (Hindu traditions) India 9,000 9,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jaraj (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 19,000 19,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jat (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,100 33,970,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jat Atra Bangladesh 4,000 36,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jat Atra India 25,000 36,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jhalo Malo Bangladesh 243,000 649,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Jhalo Malo India 406,000 649,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 8
Jharudar Bangladesh 300 300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jimdar India 81,000 81,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 596,000 3,771,000 Hinduism 0.09 % 12
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Bhutan 700 3,771,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) India 3,173,000 3,771,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 63
 Jogi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 5,000 115,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jotdar Bangladesh 1,600 1,600 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kadar Bangladesh 2,500 119,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kaghazi Bangladesh 2,200 2,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 84,000 8,251,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Kahar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,000 227,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kahar Kamkar (Muslim traditions) India 2,100 2,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kaibartta Bangladesh 461,000 2,296,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Kaibartta India 1,833,000 2,296,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 37
Kaibartta Jalia Bangladesh 277,000 728,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
Kaibartta Jalia India 451,000 728,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 9
 Kalu Bangladesh 76,000 333,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kalu India 257,000 333,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 3,100 3,909,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kalwar Sunri Bangladesh 700 598,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kamar Bangladesh 300 33,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kanda India 2,600 2,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kandu Bangladesh 16,000 2,481,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 800 214,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kaora Bangladesh 5,100 297,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kaora India 292,000 297,000 Hinduism 0.74 % 6
 Kapali Bangladesh 205,000 504,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Kapali India 299,000 504,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
Karadar Bangladesh 2,400 2,400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Karenga India 41,000 42,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 1
Karenga Bangladesh 1,400 42,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Karigar India 200 200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 6,900 661,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kawar Bangladesh 3,200 988,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,831,000 9,637,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 37
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Bhutan 1,500 9,637,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kayastha Karan Bangladesh 183,000 711,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Kayastha Karan India 527,000 711,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Kechai India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kela (Muslim traditions) India 200 200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khairwar Bangladesh 500 419,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khairwar India 418,000 419,000 Hinduism 0.23 % 8
Khambu India 333,000 335,000 Hinduism 4.23 % 7
Khami India 400 6,000 Hinduism 7.21 % -
 Khandait Bangladesh 1,700 1,726,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khas Bhutan 1,000 81,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Koch (Muslim traditions) India 400 400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 6,400 8,416,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kol Bangladesh 1,600 1,758,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Koli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 800 2,285,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Konai India 127,000 140,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
Konai Bangladesh 13,000 140,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Konwar India 4,400 4,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kori Bangladesh 11,000 2,598,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
Kotal India 26,000 26,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kotal Bangladesh 200 26,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kuki Chin Khelma India 2,700 2,700 Christianity 59.48 % -
 Kuli Bangladesh 400 16,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 264,000 15,942,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Bhutan 800 15,942,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 500 18,216,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kunui India 900 900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 71,000 19,174,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kurmi Mahato India 252,000 252,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 5
Kurol India 5,900 5,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kusiari India 1,800 5,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Laheri (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 3,500 60,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lashkar India 900 900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Let India 8,000 8,000 Unknown 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Lodha (Hindu traditions, tribal) India 126,000 126,000 Hinduism 11.29 % -
Lodha (Muslim traditions, tribal) India 200 200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 191,000 9,737,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 23,000 2,708,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 35,000 3,266,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Madari (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,600 115,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Madhuapit India 300 300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Magar Bangladesh 1,600 2,151,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahali India 82,000 82,000 Hinduism 3.34 % 2
 Mahanta Bangladesh 1,000 90,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahishya Bangladesh 695,000 10,561,000 Hinduism 0.90 % 14
 Mahishya Sri Lanka 600 10,561,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahishya India 9,865,000 10,561,000 Hinduism 0.36 % 197
 Majhwar Bangladesh 15,000 201,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mal (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 24,000 1,783,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mal (Muslim traditions) India 17,000 21,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mal (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,100 21,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 133,000 10,048,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 15,000 3,426,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mallah (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 17,000 411,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mallah (Muslim traditions) India 71,000 411,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 900 335,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mallah Chain (Muslim traditions) India 3,600 3,600 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mallah Dhawa (Muslim traditions) India 18,000 29,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mallah Dhawa (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 11,000 29,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,000 305,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mallah Kewat (Muslim traditions) India 3,900 4,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mallah Kewat (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 200 4,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mallik (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 200 600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 39,000 615,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mandala (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 7,700 9,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mandala (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 105,000 108,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Masalchi Bangladesh 2,700 2,700 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Matia Bangladesh 38,000 240,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Matia India 202,000 240,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 4
Maulangi Bangladesh 500 500 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mech Bangladesh 900 60,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mir India 49,000 77,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mir Bangladesh 28,000 77,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mirdhas (Muslim traditions) India 600 1,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mirdhas (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 600 1,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mirzakhani India 12,000 20,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mirzakhani Bangladesh 7,500 20,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mishri India 6,300 8,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mishri Bangladesh 2,100 8,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 279,000 2,222,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) India 1,943,000 2,222,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 39
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 7,400 3,521,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Moghal Bangladesh 41,000 3,097,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Munshi Bangladesh 600 600 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 10,000 3,248,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Musahar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 400 400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nagar India 145,000 145,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 18,000 167,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nagarchi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 13,000 13,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nai (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 38,000 12,004,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nai Nabasakh India 10,000 17,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nai Nabasakh Bangladesh 6,900 17,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nalband Bangladesh 100 5,600 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Naliya (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 900 4,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 3,273,000 7,947,000 Hinduism 0.51 % 65
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) Bhutan 4,800 7,947,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 500 7,947,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) India 4,667,000 7,947,000 Hinduism 0.48 % 93
 Namassej (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 1,500 4,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Namassej (Muslim traditions) India 2,500 4,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Namassej Chandel India 1,437,000 4,354,000 Hinduism 0.49 % 29
 Namassej Chandel Bangladesh 2,917,000 4,354,000 Hinduism 0.53 % 58
 Nat (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 14,000 511,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 1
 Nat (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 2,500 169,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nikari (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 100 100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nikari (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 54,000 116,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nikari (Muslim traditions) India 62,000 116,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Paliya Bangladesh 69,000 190,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Paliya India 121,000 190,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Pashtun, Pathan Bangladesh 168,000 11,637,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 4,800 7,781,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pasi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 700 17,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Patial Bangladesh 8,700 48,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Patni (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 116,000 342,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Patni (Muslim traditions) India 200 6,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Patni (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 6,000 6,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 8,000 14,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Peshakar India 1,500 2,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Peshakar Bangladesh 700 2,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Phri India 400 1,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pinjara Bangladesh 30,000 3,516,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pod Bangladesh 9,600 2,982,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pod India 2,972,000 2,982,000 Hinduism 0.36 % 59
 Pundari Bangladesh 9,700 266,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pundari India 256,000 266,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Qassab Bangladesh 15,000 2,174,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Qazi Bangladesh 14,000 749,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rai Bangladesh 1,000 720,000 Other / Small 4.44 % 1
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,543,000 6,581,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 31
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) India 4,918,000 6,581,000 Hinduism 0.47 % 98
 Rajbansi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,800 8,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajbansi (Muslim traditions) India 3,400 8,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rajbansi Khen (Hindu traditions) India 99,000 131,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 2
Rajbansi Khen (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 32,000 131,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rajbansi Khen (Muslim traditions) India 100 100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rajbansi Pali (Hindu traditions) India 665,000 972,000 Hinduism 0.18 % 13
Rajbansi Pali (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 305,000 972,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 6
Rajbansi Pali (Muslim traditions) India 400 400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajbhar Bangladesh 2,000 85,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 30,000 45,388,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) Bhutan 1,500 45,388,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 16,000 19,607,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rajput Batsa India 33,000 33,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rajput Sandilya India 32,000 32,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Raju India 590,000 590,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 12
 Rajwar Bangladesh 9,600 616,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 2,100 384,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rasua Bangladesh 900 1,900 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Raute Bangladesh 1,300 2,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rayeen (Hindu traditions) India 1,400 6,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rayeen (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 5,300 6,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 59,000 1,066,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sabar India 3,900 3,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sahariya Bangladesh 4,200 864,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sankara India 78,000 92,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Sankara Bangladesh 14,000 92,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Santal, Satar Bangladesh 635,000 8,281,000 Hinduism 9.49 % -
Sardar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 700 4,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sardar (Muslim traditions) India 13,000 65,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sardar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 52,000 65,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sayyid Bangladesh 1,186,000 17,132,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 24
 Shaikh Bangladesh 135,226,000 235,151,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2705
 Shaikh Bhutan 9,100 235,151,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Shaikh Canada 30,000 235,151,000 Islam 0.90 % 0.50 % 1
 Shaikh New Zealand 1,700 235,151,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Shaikh United States 201,000 235,151,000 Islam 0.80 % 0.50 % 4
 Shaikh Siddiqi Bangladesh 3,600 7,504,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Shanan Bangladesh 23,000 23,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 1,900 53,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Siyalgir (Hindu traditions) India 7,200 7,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Siyalgir (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 300 300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 12,000 7,802,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking United Arab Emirates 76,000 1,884,000 Islam 1.00 % 0.30 % 2
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Australia 55,000 1,884,000 Islam 9.00 % 1.00 % -
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Finland 1,500 1,884,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking France 32,000 1,884,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Japan 69,000 1,884,000 Islam 1.00 % 0.20 % 1
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Myanmar (Burma) 282,000 1,884,000 Islam 0.40 % 0.13 % 6
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Canada 73,000 1,884,000 Islam 1.20 % 0.30 % 1
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Fiji 22,000 1,884,000 Islam 10.00 % 1.00 % -
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Greece 11,000 1,884,000 Islam 8.00 % 2.00 % -
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Italy 93,000 1,884,000 Islam 4.00 % 0.20 % 2
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Kenya 1,600 1,884,000 Islam 2.00 % 0.10 % 1
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Mauritius 7,200 1,884,000 Islam 4.00 % 0.00 % 1
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking New Zealand 3,400 1,884,000 Islam 1.00 % 0.13 % 1
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Oman 208,000 1,884,000 Islam 2.00 % 1.20 % 4
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Malaysia 82,000 1,884,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Saudi Arabia 34,000 1,884,000 Islam 0.40 % 0.07 % 1
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Singapore 77,000 1,884,000 Islam 2.00 % 0.40 % 2
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Thailand 35,000 1,884,000 Islam 3.00 % 1.00 % 1
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Turkmenistan 700 1,884,000 Hinduism 5.00 % 0.00 % 1
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking United Kingdom 352,000 1,884,000 Islam 1.00 % 0.13 % 7
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking United States 369,000 1,884,000 Islam 1.00 % 0.00 % 7
Sukli India 65,000 65,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 636,000 1,521,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) India 796,000 1,521,000 Hinduism 0.18 % 16
Sunri Sadhubanik India 271,000 572,000 Hinduism 0.17 % 5
Sunri Sadhubanik Bangladesh 301,000 572,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 210,000 629,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) Bhutan 700 629,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) India 418,000 629,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 8
Sutradhar (Muslim traditions) India 35,000 42,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sutradhar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 7,000 42,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 231,000 2,164,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 96,000 246,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 95,000 5,022,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Bhutan 900 5,022,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) India 4,826,000 5,022,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 97
 Tanti (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 500 4,400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tanti (Muslim traditions) India 3,900 4,400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tarafdar Bangladesh 3,700 3,700 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 145,000 19,188,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,200 573,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tili Bangladesh 84,000 1,148,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tili India 1,064,000 1,148,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 21
Tirendaj India 200 500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tirendaj Bangladesh 300 500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tiyar Bangladesh 60,000 551,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tiyar India 491,000 551,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 10
 Turaiha Bangladesh 2,200 364,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Turi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 18,000 366,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 9,900 7,089,000 Hinduism 0.79 % 1
Valmiki, Balmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 2,100 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 220,000 59,573,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Yadav Sadgope Bangladesh 136,000 2,729,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Yadav Sadgope India 2,593,000 2,729,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 52
  Totals:  421           410     4,641
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 Abdul India 35,000 63,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Abdul Nepal 1,200 63,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Adi India 69,000 73,000 Unknown 21.03 % -
Adi Gallong India 17,000 17,000 Unknown 40.08 % -
 Adi Minyong India 24,000 24,000 Unknown 17.76 % -
Adi Padam India 13,000 13,000 Unknown 30.11 % -
Adi Pasi India 3,000 3,000 Unknown 19.98 % -
Adi Ramo India 1,400 1,600 Unknown 45.87 % -
 Agariya (Hindu traditions) India 205,000 205,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 4
 Aheria India 166,000 166,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Ahmadi India 73,000 167,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ahom India 1,332,000 1,332,000 Hinduism 4.06 % 27
 Aka India 11,000 11,000 Hinduism 26.74 % -
 Amat India 270,000 273,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Andh India 488,000 488,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 10
 Angami India 157,000 157,000 Christianity 98.67 % -
Anglo India 133,000 151,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Ansari Sri Lanka 1,000 16,505,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ansari India 10,555,000 16,505,000 Islam 0.00 % 211
 Ansari Nepal 42,000 16,505,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ao India 231,000 231,000 Christianity 99.07 % -
 Arleng India 497,000 498,000 Hinduism 19.74 % -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) Bangladesh 1,100 463,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Asho Khyang India 800 172,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Assamese (Christian traditions) India 3,300 3,300 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) India 2,691,000 2,693,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 54
Asur Bangladesh 1,200 33,000 Hinduism 9.26 % -
Asur India 32,000 33,000 Hinduism 8.53 % -
Badaik India 106,000 107,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) India 6,497,000 6,535,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 130
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 31,000 6,535,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 1
 Badhi (Muslim traditions) India 35,000 38,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bagata India 146,000 146,000 Hinduism 0.69 % 3
 Baha'i India 11,000 24,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) India 181,000 183,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Baiga Bangladesh 3,100 572,000 Hinduism 1.09 % 1
 Baiga India 569,000 572,000 Hinduism 0.22 % 11
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) India 3,504,000 3,951,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 70
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 233,000 3,951,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 5
Bairagi (Muslim traditions) India 18,000 22,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baiti India 44,000 50,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bajikar (Hindu traditions) India 300 300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) India 73,000 98,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 1
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) Nepal 25,000 98,000 Hinduism 0.54 % 1
 Bania Bhutan 3,800 29,335,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania India 29,120,000 29,335,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 582
 Bania Nepal 134,000 29,335,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Bania Agarwal India 4,836,000 4,877,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 97
 Bania Agrahari India 321,000 323,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
Bania Bais India 128,000 129,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Bania Barnawar India 65,000 65,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bania Brittal India 52,000 52,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bania Gahoi India 340,000 340,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Bania Jaiswal India 120,000 120,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Bania Kasarwani India 413,000 413,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Bania Kasaundhan India 497,000 499,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
Bania Khandelwal India 93,000 93,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Bania Khatri India 203,000 208,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Bania Mahajan India 187,000 188,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Bania Mahesri India 363,000 366,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Bania Mahur India 873,000 874,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 17
Bania Modh India 75,000 75,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Bania Oswal India 416,000 417,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Bania Porwal India 326,000 328,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
Bania Rauniar India 127,000 130,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) India 6,103,000 6,257,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 122
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) India 162,000 260,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) India 153,000 153,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Bantar India 135,000 187,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 3
 Baori India 383,000 383,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Bari (Hindu traditions) India 629,000 638,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 13
 Barman India 6,700 6,700 Hinduism 0.49 % 1
Barua Bangladesh 11,000 13,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bathudi India 229,000 229,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 5
 Bawaria (Hindu traditions) India 164,000 164,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Bazigar (Hindu traditions) India 327,000 327,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) India 553,000 590,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 11
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) India 1,892,000 1,904,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 38
 Bhaina India 73,000 73,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
Bhand (Hindu traditions) India 33,000 33,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) India 34,000 45,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) Nepal 7,200 45,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhandari India 643,000 643,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 13
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) India 136,000 220,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim traditions) India 8,700 8,700 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhar India 1,982,000 1,991,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 40
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) India 1,205,000 1,206,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 24
 Bharia Bhumia India 320,000 320,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 6
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) India 1,371,000 1,398,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 27
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) India 233,000 233,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Bhatia (Muslim traditions) India 3,500 4,500 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhattra India 310,000 310,000 Hinduism 1.82 % 6
 Bhil India 16,806,000 17,290,000 Hinduism 0.76 % 336
Bhil Tadvi India 465,000 465,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 9
 Bhogta India 253,000 253,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 5
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) India 6,367,000 6,522,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 127
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 147,000 6,522,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Bhoi Kharot India 177,000 183,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Bhoi Mallah Mewat India 604,000 611,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
 Bhoksa India 59,000 59,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 1
 Bhotia India 114,000 114,000 Buddhism 4.90 % 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 83,000 89,000 Buddhism 4.44 % 2
 Bhotia Tibetan India 3,300 3,300 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhottada India 455,000 455,000 Hinduism 0.25 % 9
 Bhuinhar India 962,000 963,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 19
 Bhuiya India 2,081,000 2,094,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 42
 Bhuiya Ghatwar India 303,000 304,000 Hinduism 0.18 % 6
 Bhulia India 148,000 148,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Bhumia India 156,000 156,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 3
 Bhumij Bangladesh 29,000 1,145,000 Hinduism 3.12 % 1
Bhunjia India 27,000 27,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 1
 Biar (Hindu traditions) India 372,000 372,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 7
 Biate India 16,000 16,000 Hinduism 42.13 % -
 Bihari (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 921,000 921,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 18
 Bind India 984,000 1,063,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 20
 Bind Nepal 70,000 1,063,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Binjhal India 137,000 137,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 3
 Binjhia Bangladesh 5,600 183,000 Hinduism 7.55 % -
 Binjhia India 177,000 183,000 Hinduism 0.45 % 4
Birhor Bangladesh 700 21,000 Hinduism 9.02 % -
Birhor India 20,000 21,000 Hinduism 5.61 % -
 Birjia Bangladesh 300 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Birjia India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 16.15 % -
 Bishnoi (Hindu traditions) India 661,000 663,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 13
 Bishnupriya Manipuri India 86,000 98,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 2
Bitopi India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) India 1,579,000 1,579,000 Hinduism 9.21 % -
Bodo (Muslim traditions) India 2,700 2,700 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bogum India 200 200 Buddhism 14.19 % -
Bori India 3,300 3,300 Christianity 79.12 % -
 Brahmin Bhutan 6,100 62,714,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Sri Lanka 107,000 62,714,000 Hinduism 0.22 % 2
 Brahmin India 58,787,000 62,714,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 1176
 Brahmin Nepal 3,213,000 62,714,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 64
 Brahmin Acharaj India 55,000 58,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Bhumihar India 2,760,000 2,777,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 55
 Brahmin Christian India 4,500 4,800 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Brahmin Ganak India 48,000 48,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Gaur India 3,040,000 3,071,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 61
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur India 267,000 267,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Brahmin Hill Nepal 3,067,000 3,067,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 61
 Brahmin Joshi India 369,000 373,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
Brahmin Jyoti India 128,000 128,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Brahmin Kanaujia India 4,251,000 4,264,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 85
 Brahmin Khandelwal India 282,000 284,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Brahmin Maha India 193,000 194,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Brahmin Mahratta India 468,000 468,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Brahmin Maithili India 22,000 29,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Ojha India 50,000 50,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Parikh India 146,000 146,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Brahmin Purohit India 111,000 111,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Brahmin Pushkarna India 74,000 74,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Radhi Nepal 3,200 1,626,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Rikhisur India 52,000 52,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi India 481,000 486,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Brahmin Saraswat India 597,000 605,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
Brahmin Srimali India 56,000 56,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Terai Nepal 129,000 129,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Brahmin Vyas India 155,000 155,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Bru India 204,000 206,000 Hinduism 16.91 % -
Chaimal India 600 600 Buddhism 0.31 % 1
 Chak Bangladesh 3,000 5,200 Buddhism 0.73 % 1
 Chakhesang India 156,000 156,000 Christianity 99.27 % -
 Chakma India 217,000 680,000 Buddhism 4.91 % 4
 Chakma Bangladesh 434,000 680,000 Buddhism 15.13 % -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) India 47,438,000 47,854,000 Hinduism 1.22 % 949
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 320,000 47,854,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 6
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) India 1,570,000 1,571,000 Other / Small 0.53 % 31
Chamar Satnami India 1,774,000 1,774,000 Hinduism 1.47 % 35
Chang India 65,000 65,000 Christianity 98.94 % -
 Chaudhari, tribal India 302,000 302,000 Hinduism 1.62 % 6
 Chaupal India 89,000 89,000 Hinduism 0.11 % 2
 Chero Bangladesh 4,500 163,000 Hinduism 1.73 % 1
 Chero India 158,000 163,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 3
 Chhetri India 247,000 4,442,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 5
Chhimba (Hindu traditions) India 129,000 129,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Chik (Hindu traditions) India 103,000 103,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 2
 Chik Baraik Bangladesh 4,700 122,000 Hinduism 3.52 % 1
 Chik Baraik India 117,000 122,000 Hinduism 2.34 % 2
 Chin Mara India 43,000 69,000 Christianity 99.32 % -
 Chiru India 9,200 9,200 Christianity 98.36 % -
 Chitara India 5,100 5,100 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) India 61,000 61,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 1
 Christian India 1,241,000 1,565,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) India 115,000 115,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Dandasi India 68,000 68,000 Hinduism 0.85 % 1
 Dangi India 706,000 724,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 14
 Darjee India 49,000 500,000 Hinduism 2.90 % 1
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) India 2,921,000 2,929,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 58
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) India 1,000,000 1,426,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 20
Darzi Sribastab (Muslim traditions) India 21,000 21,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Deori India 52,000 52,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
Desua Bhumij India 500 500 Hinduism 4.49 % 1
Dewar India 1,010,000 1,010,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 20
 Dhangar Bharwad India 2,780,000 2,795,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 56
Dhangri India 23,000 23,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhanka India 418,000 418,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 8
 Dhanuk India 4,203,000 4,415,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 84
 Dhanuk Nepal 210,000 4,415,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Dhanwar India 64,000 64,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 1
 Dharua India 18,000 18,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 1
 Dhimar India 1,845,000 1,845,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 37
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) India 11,904,000 12,223,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 238
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) India 964,000 2,139,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi India 186,000 187,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Dhobi Batham India 395,000 395,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
Dhobi Kanaujia India 475,000 477,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
Dhobi Kathiya India 101,000 101,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Dhobi Parit India 249,000 249,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Dhobi Sribastab India 174,000 174,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Dhodia India 679,000 686,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 14
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) India 237,000 247,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Dholi (Muslim traditions) India 5,800 58,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dholi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 52,000 58,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dom India 180,000 191,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Dom (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 24,000 2,181,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dom (Hindu traditions) India 2,144,000 2,181,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 43
 Dom (Hindu traditions) Nepal 13,000 2,181,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dom Murdafarash India 176,000 176,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 4
 Dubla India 675,000 675,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 14
 Dura India 3,100 8,100 Hinduism 1.30 % 1
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) India 5,586,000 5,799,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 112
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) Nepal 200,000 5,799,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 4
 Dusadh Bahelia India 687,000 692,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 14
 Faqir India 90,000 117,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Gadaba India 132,000 132,000 Hinduism 0.74 % 3
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) India 6,571,000 6,581,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 131
Galong India 80,000 80,000 Unknown 27.45 % -
 Gamit India 454,000 458,000 Hinduism 10.34 % -
 Ganda India 1,259,000 1,259,000 Hinduism 0.69 % 25
Gandharb (Hindu traditions) India 15,000 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gandia Odisha India 3,500 3,500 Hinduism 2.18 % 1
Gandpal Bangladesh 1,200 1,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gangai India 4,600 41,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gangte India 21,000 21,000 Christianity 95.81 % -
 Garo Bangladesh 127,000 1,222,000 Christianity 51.39 % -
 Garo India 1,094,000 1,222,000 Christianity 95.60 % -
 Gauda India 2,007,000 2,007,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 40
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) India 443,000 444,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 9
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) India 286,000 286,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 6
Ghulam Bangladesh 4,400 29,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghusuria India 90,000 90,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Godra India 3,400 3,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gokha India 218,000 218,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 4
 Gond Bangladesh 6,000 14,253,000 Hinduism 1.11 % 1
 Gond India 14,247,000 14,253,000 Hinduism 0.87 % 285
Gond Jhare India 101,000 101,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
Gond Maria India 1,509,000 1,509,000 Hinduism 0.91 % 30
Gond Rajgond India 1,205,000 1,205,000 Hinduism 0.56 % 24
 Gonrhi India 809,000 816,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 16
 Gorait India 10,000 11,000 Hinduism 1.05 % 1
 Gosain India 1,554,000 1,557,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 31
Gosain Dasnami India 404,000 404,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Guria India 730,000 730,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 15
 Gurung Ghaleg India 108,000 621,000 Hinduism 13.22 % -
 Hadi Nepal 2,200 1,034,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hajam India 1,976,000 4,544,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 40
 Hajang Bangladesh 18,000 92,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hakki Pikki India 25,000 26,000 Hinduism 0.81 % 1
 Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) India 7,300 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) Nepal 4,100 11,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
Halam Bangladesh 2,000 44,000 Christianity 94.44 % -
Halam India 42,000 44,000 Hinduism 46.71 % -
 Halba India 728,000 728,000 Hinduism 0.30 % 15
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) India 1,398,000 1,555,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 28
Halwai Maira India 124,000 135,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Haomei India 66,000 66,000 Christianity 97.28 % -
 Hasalaru India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 1
 Hatkar India 350,000 350,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Hira India 57,000 57,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 1
 Hmar India 98,000 98,000 Christianity 98.87 % -
 Ho Bangladesh 67,000 1,138,000 Hinduism 3.69 % 1
 Ho India 1,071,000 1,138,000 Unknown 2.37 % 21
Hojai India 4,200 4,200 Hinduism 20.28 % -
 Jalkeot India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 1
 Jamatia India 83,000 88,000 Hinduism 8.95 % -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) India 19,103,000 19,176,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 382
 Jat (Muslim traditions) India 530,000 33,970,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
 Jat (Sikh traditions) Bangladesh 19,000 9,407,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jat (Sikh traditions) India 9,052,000 9,407,000 Other / Small 0.02 % 181
Jat Bajwa (Muslim traditions) India 500 222,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jat Chahil (Muslim traditions) India 2,400 85,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jat Chima (Muslim traditions) India 900 309,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jat Dagar (Hindu traditions) India 131,000 131,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Jat Dehia (Hindu traditions) India 273,000 273,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Jat Dehia (Muslim traditions) India 1,800 105,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jat Dhariwal (Hindu traditions) India 166,000 166,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Jat Dhariwal (Muslim traditions) India 1,100 99,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jat Dhillon (Muslim traditions) India 1,300 152,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jat Gahlot (Muslim traditions) India 1,500 524,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jat Ghatwal (Muslim traditions) India 8,700 64,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jat Gil (Muslim traditions) India 2,000 179,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jat Kharral (Muslim traditions) India 1,300 439,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jat Mann (Muslim traditions) India 4,200 98,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jat Sidhu (Muslim traditions) India 2,900 199,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jat Sidhu (Sikh traditions) India 428,000 428,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Jat Sindhu (Muslim traditions) India 3,300 331,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jat Varaich (Muslim traditions) India 800 339,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jatapu India 142,000 142,000 Hinduism 1.15 % 3
 Jaunsari India 93,000 93,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 900 3,771,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jogi Kanphata (Hindu traditions) India 58,000 58,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kabadi India 71,000 71,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kachari Dimasa Bangladesh 11,000 156,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kachari Dimasa India 145,000 156,000 Hinduism 6.07 % -
Kachari Sonwal India 278,000 279,000 Hinduism 2.68 % 6
 Kachera (Hindu traditions) India 61,000 61,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) India 5,911,000 5,911,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 118
Kadar India 116,000 119,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) India 8,115,000 8,251,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 162
Kahar (Muslim traditions) India 83,000 227,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) India 204,000 204,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Kahha India 53,000 53,000 Christianity 99.20 % -
 Kaibartta Bhutan 1,200 2,296,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kaibartta Nepal 800 2,296,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,200 3,922,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) India 3,920,000 3,922,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 78
 Kalal Idiga India 1,763,000 1,763,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 35
 Kalingi India 272,000 272,000 Hinduism 0.11 % 5
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) India 3,785,000 3,909,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 76
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 121,000 3,909,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 2
 Kalwar (Muslim traditions) India 49,000 58,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) India 64,000 65,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kalwar Iraqi (Muslim traditions) India 42,000 49,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalwar Jaiswal India 964,000 970,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
Kalwar Sunri India 590,000 598,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
 Kamar India 31,000 33,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 1
 Kami India 97,000 1,298,000 Hinduism 2.39 % 2
Kammara India 120,000 120,000 Hinduism 0.72 % 2
 Kandha Gauda India 26,000 26,000 Hinduism 0.82 % 1
Kandra India 662,000 662,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 13
 Kandu India 2,342,000 2,481,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 47
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) India 210,000 214,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 4
Kanjar (Muslim traditions) India 15,000 16,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kapariya India 25,000 25,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Karan India 523,000 523,000 Hinduism 0.13 % 10
Karmali India 129,000 132,000 Hinduism 0.13 % 3
Karmali Bangladesh 3,000 132,000 Hinduism 10.97 % -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) India 651,000 661,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 13
 Kathodi India 312,000 312,000 Hinduism 0.31 % 6
 Kawar India 984,000 988,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 20
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) India 7,761,000 9,637,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 155
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Nepal 43,000 9,637,000 Hinduism 0.41 % 1
Kayastha Mathur India 37,000 37,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kayastha Saksena India 296,000 296,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Kayastha Sribastab India 959,000 960,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
Kela (Hindu traditions) India 24,000 24,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khadala India 115,000 117,000 Hinduism 0.69 % 2
Khadala Bangladesh 2,300 117,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khambu Bhutan 1,400 335,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khami Bangladesh 5,600 6,000 Other / Small 5.57 % -
 Khampti India 17,000 26,000 Buddhism 0.89 % 1
 Khandait India 1,724,000 1,726,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 34
Kharia India 753,000 765,000 Hinduism 31.47 % -
Kharia Bangladesh 11,000 765,000 Hinduism 6.22 % -
 Kharwar Bangladesh 9,200 574,000 Hinduism 3.76 % 1
 Kharwar India 565,000 574,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 11
 Khas India 64,000 81,000 Hinduism 9.02 % -
 Khasi Bangladesh 84,000 1,602,000 Christianity 84.33 % -
 Khasi India 1,518,000 1,602,000 Christianity 83.53 % -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) India 2,249,000 2,250,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 45
Khatik (Muslim traditions) India 32,000 34,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) India 2,334,000 2,339,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 47
 Khavar India 145,000 145,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Khetauri India 110,000 110,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kisan Bangladesh 3,900 1,627,000 Hinduism 4.03 % 1
 Kisan India 1,621,000 1,627,000 Hinduism 1.67 % 32
 Koch (Hindu traditions) India 50,000 169,000 Hinduism 0.58 % 1
 Koch (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 117,000 169,000 Hinduism 0.20 % 2
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) India 8,118,000 8,416,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 162
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 292,000 8,416,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 6
 Kokna India 1,079,000 1,079,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 22
 Kol India 1,756,000 1,758,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 35
Kolah Lohara India 9,500 9,500 Hinduism 3.22 % 1
 Kolha India 705,000 705,000 Hinduism 1.27 % 14
 Koli (Hindu traditions) India 2,241,000 2,285,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 45
 Koli Dhor India 410,000 410,000 Hinduism 0.20 % 8
 Koli Mahadev India 1,669,000 1,686,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 33
 Koli Malhar India 311,000 311,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 6
Kolowar India 240,000 240,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 5
 Kolta India 664,000 664,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 13
 Kom India 18,000 18,000 Christianity 98.93 % -
 Konda Dhora India 232,000 232,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 5
 Konda Kapu India 21,000 21,000 Hinduism 2.99 % 1
 Konda Reddi India 122,000 122,000 Hinduism 0.91 % 2
 Konyak India 239,000 241,000 Christianity 97.88 % -
 Koren India 1,900 1,900 Christianity 99.04 % -
 Kori India 2,575,000 2,598,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 51
 Korku Bangladesh 2,300 1,037,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Korku India 1,035,000 1,037,000 Hinduism 0.31 % 21
 Korwa Bangladesh 2,400 450,000 Hinduism 4.59 % 1
 Korwa India 448,000 450,000 Hinduism 1.09 % 9
Kota India 700 700 Hinduism 1.81 % 1
 Kotia India 53,000 53,000 Hinduism 0.43 % 1
 Koya India 784,000 784,000 Hinduism 0.80 % 16
Kui Dongria India 165,000 165,000 Hinduism 8.51 % -
 Kui Khond India 1,832,000 1,837,000 Hinduism 9.22 % -
Kui Kuvi India 212,000 212,000 Hinduism 10.75 % -
Kui Sitha India 124,000 124,000 Hinduism 10.31 % -
 Kui, Kuvi Khond Bangladesh 5,100 1,837,000 Hinduism 8.93 % -
 Kuki Chin Bangladesh 7,200 174,000 Christianity 51.63 % -
 Kuki Chin India 134,000 174,000 Christianity 91.08 % -
Kuki Chin Amre India 500 500 Christianity 93.75 % -
Kuki Chin Changsen India 2,400 2,400 Hinduism 22.54 % -
Kuki Chin Zahao India 2,100 2,100 Christianity 99.14 % -
 Kuli India 16,000 16,000 Hinduism 0.22 % 1
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) India 15,602,000 15,942,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 312
 Kumhar Bardiha India 647,000 647,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
 Kumhar Kanaujia India 508,000 508,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
Kumhar Magahia India 174,000 175,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
Kumhar Mathuria India 69,000 69,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) India 18,202,000 18,216,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 364
Kurariar India 13,000 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) India 18,883,000 19,174,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 378
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 220,000 19,174,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 4
Kusiari Bangladesh 3,900 5,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Laheri (Hindu traditions) India 76,000 76,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Laheri (Muslim traditions) India 56,000 60,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lakhera India 189,000 189,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Lisu Yobin India 3,000 1,318,000 Christianity 99.03 % -
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) Bhutan 600 6,641,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) India 6,608,000 6,641,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 132
Lohait Kuri Bangladesh 1,200 1,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) India 9,443,000 9,737,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 189
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) India 621,000 2,708,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
Lohar Kamti India 3,800 3,800 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Lohara India 264,000 282,000 Hinduism 3.13 % 5
Lohara Bangladesh 18,000 282,000 Hinduism 1.95 % 1
 Lotha India 177,000 177,000 Christianity 99.22 % -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) India 3,164,000 3,266,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 63
Madari (Muslim traditions) India 56,000 115,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Magar Bhutan 2,800 2,151,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Magar India 346,000 2,151,000 Hinduism 5.20 % -
Mahaldar Bangladesh 300 300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahanta India 89,000 90,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Mahar (Christian traditions) India 413,000 413,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) India 9,491,000 9,503,000 Buddhism 0.13 % 190
Mahara Bangladesh 8,600 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mahara India 4,800 13,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahishya Bhutan 800 10,561,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahli India 406,000 437,000 Hinduism 2.23 % 8
 Mahli Bangladesh 31,000 437,000 Hinduism 4.57 % 1
 Mahratta India 30,768,000 30,773,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 615
Mahuria India 6,700 6,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Majhi India 120,000 200,000 Hinduism 0.29 % 2
 Majhi Nepal 80,000 200,000 Hinduism 2.95 % 2
 Majhwar India 186,000 201,000 Hinduism 0.49 % 4
 Mal (Hindu traditions) India 1,758,000 1,783,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 35
 Mali (Hindu traditions) India 9,897,000 10,048,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 198
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) India 3,246,000 3,426,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 65
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Nepal 165,000 3,426,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 3
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) India 330,000 335,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditions) India 22,000 24,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) India 299,000 305,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) India 560,000 615,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Malto India 189,000 225,000 Hinduism 14.11 % -
Malto Bangladesh 36,000 225,000 Hinduism 1.88 % 1
Mandala (Hindu traditions) India 1,900 9,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mandala (Muslim traditions) India 2,600 108,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Manihar India 562,000 633,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Mankirdia India 2,400 2,400 Hinduism 26.66 % -
Maring India 27,000 27,000 Christianity 97.88 % -
 Marma India 46,000 241,000 Buddhism 0.39 % 1
 Marma Bangladesh 195,000 241,000 Buddhism 3.19 % 4
Mawasi India 109,000 109,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 2
 Mech Bhutan 400 60,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mech India 54,000 60,000 Hinduism 27.21 % -
 Meena India 4,628,000 4,628,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 93
 Meitei Bangladesh 20,000 1,467,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 1
 Meitei India 1,435,000 1,467,000 Hinduism 1.07 % 29
Meitei (Manipur Muslim) India 198,000 198,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Miniyong India 7,900 7,900 Unknown 19.76 % -
Mirdhas (Hindu traditions) India 135,000 135,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 3
 Miri India 684,000 684,000 Hinduism 1.16 % 14
 Mishmi India 3,300 3,300 Hinduism 10.02 % -
 Mizo India 143,000 162,000 Christianity 98.49 % -
Mizo Fanai India 14,000 14,000 Christianity 99.23 % -
Mizo Lushai India 563,000 565,000 Christianity 98.84 % -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) India 66,000 3,521,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Moghal India 1,745,000 3,097,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 35
 Monpa India 40,000 136,000 Buddhism 0.94 % 1
 Mru India 400 57,000 Hinduism 2.55 % 1
 Mru Bangladesh 32,000 57,000 Buddhism 4.38 % 1
Mukeri India 32,000 32,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Munda Bhutan 1,900 3,810,000 Hinduism 5.11 % -
 Munda Bangladesh 140,000 3,810,000 Hinduism 10.62 % -
 Munda India 3,665,000 3,810,000 Hinduism 19.36 % -
 Munda, Horo Nepal 2,100 3,810,000 Hinduism 5.45 % -
 Mundari India 26,000 26,000 Hinduism 3.76 % 1
Murasing Bangladesh 1,400 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Murasing India 14,000 15,000 Hinduism 0.88 % 1
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) India 3,014,000 3,248,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 60
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 224,000 3,248,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 4
 Naga India 19,000 19,000 Christianity 77.40 % -
 Naga Tangkhul India 198,000 203,000 Christianity 98.08 % -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) India 149,000 167,000 Hinduism 0.61 % 3
 Nagarchi (Muslim traditions) India 200 13,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nai (Hindu traditions) India 11,845,000 12,004,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 237
Nai Mathuria India 160,000 160,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Naikda India 3,794,000 3,794,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 76
Naiko India 200 200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,300 7,947,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nat (Hindu traditions) India 494,000 511,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Nat (Muslim traditions) India 137,000 169,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Newah India 165,000 1,431,000 Hinduism 2.02 % 3
 Nissi India 39,000 39,000 Christianity 53.13 % -
Nocte India 38,000 38,000 Christianity 63.17 % -
Nyishi India 250,000 250,000 Christianity 62.71 % -
Omanatya India 31,000 31,000 Hinduism 0.05 % 1
 Oraon India 4,446,000 4,607,000 Hinduism 26.44 % -
 Oraon, Dhangar Nepal 38,000 4,607,000 Hinduism 2.94 % 1
 Oraon, Kurux Bhutan 10,000 4,607,000 Hinduism 2.27 % 1
 Oraon, Kurux Bangladesh 113,000 4,607,000 Hinduism 11.69 % -
Padam India 2,400 2,400 Unknown 34.81 % -
 Paharia India 16,000 16,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Paik India 206,000 206,000 Hinduism 0.28 % 4
 Paite (Christian traditions) India 80,000 80,000 Christianity 98.76 % -
Paite Simte India 7,800 7,800 Christianity 98.61 % -
 Pan Bangladesh 3,800 1,356,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pan India 1,352,000 1,356,000 Hinduism 0.39 % 27
Pangi India 600 600 Unknown 27.57 % -
 Panika India 1,050,000 1,050,000 Hinduism 0.04 % 21
Pantanti India 38,000 38,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pao India 58,000 58,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 1
 Pardhan India 316,000 316,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 6
 Pardhi India 363,000 363,000 Hinduism 0.06 % 7
Parenga India 12,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
Parhaiya India 31,000 34,000 Hinduism 0.78 % 1
Parhaiya Bangladesh 3,100 34,000 Hinduism 8.97 % -
Parja India 489,000 489,000 Hinduism 0.32 % 10
 Pashtun, Pathan Sri Lanka 41,000 11,637,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Pathan India 11,419,000 11,637,000 Islam 0.00 % 228
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) India 7,772,000 7,781,000 Hinduism 0.08 % 155
 Pasi (Muslim traditions) India 16,000 17,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pasi Gujar India 640,000 640,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
Pasi Kaithwan India 872,000 872,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 17
 Pasi Rajpasi India 1,327,000 1,327,000 Hinduism 0.19 % 27
Pasi Turuk India 1,300 1,300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Patelia India 119,000 120,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 2
 Patial India 39,000 48,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 1
 Patni (Hindu traditions) India 226,000 342,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 5
Patralu India 120,000 120,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) India 257,000 257,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) India 5,100 14,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pawaria (Muslim traditions) India 46,000 48,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pawi India 52,000 52,000 Christianity 98.62 % -
 Pinjara India 3,286,000 3,516,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 66
 Pnar Bangladesh 5,400 7,800 Christianity 67.29 % -
Pochury India 23,000 23,000 Christianity 98.93 % -
Poi India 49,000 49,000 Christianity 99.71 % -
Puran India 2,200 2,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Qassab India 1,073,000 2,174,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 21
 Qazi India 725,000 749,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 15
 Qazi Nepal 9,700 749,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rabha Bhutan 1,500 370,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rabha India 368,000 370,000 Hinduism 5.26 % -
 Rahmani (Muslim traditions) India 233,000 293,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Rai Bhutan 3,800 720,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rai India 125,000 720,000 Hinduism 12.89 % -
 Rai Nepal 590,000 720,000 Other / Small 5.56 % -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Bhutan 9,600 6,581,000 Hinduism 1.81 % 1
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 110,000 6,581,000 Hinduism 5.40 % -
Rajbansi Pali (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,800 972,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajbhar India 73,000 85,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Raji India 2,000 6,500 Hinduism 0.94 % 1
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India 45,306,000 45,388,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 906
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) India 2,893,000 19,607,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 58
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) Bangladesh 1,300 1,031,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) India 1,030,000 1,031,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 21
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) India 1,328,000 1,328,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 27
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) India 203,000 203,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Rajput Bhadauria India 256,000 256,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) India 875,000 875,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 18
 Rajput Chandel India 335,000 335,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
Rajput Chandrabansi India 101,000 101,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) India 3,007,000 3,008,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 60
 Rajput Dikhit India 263,000 263,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Rajput Gahlot India 567,000 567,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) India 315,000 315,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Rajput Gaur India 662,000 662,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) India 381,000 381,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
Rajput Jadu India 287,000 287,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) India 83,000 83,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) India 65,000 65,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) India 250,000 250,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Rajput Nagbansi India 42,000 42,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput Parihar India 396,000 396,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) India 1,259,000 1,259,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 25
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) India 179,000 179,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Rajput Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) India 460,000 460,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) India 1,401,000 1,401,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 28
 Rajput Sakarwar (Hindu traditions) India 200,000 200,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) India 105,000 105,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Rajput Sengar India 400,000 400,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Rajput Sisodia India 112,000 112,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Rajput Solanki India 305,000 305,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) India 336,000 336,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Rajput Surajbansi India 254,000 254,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Rajput Tonwar (Hindu traditions) India 452,000 452,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Rajwar India 606,000 616,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 12
Rajwar Nagbansi India 29,000 29,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajwar Rajbhar India 30,000 30,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ralte India 18,000 18,000 Christianity 98.86 % -
Rana India 1,200 1,200 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ranabhat India 12,000 12,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) India 351,000 351,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
Rasua India 1,000 1,900 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rathawa India 650,000 655,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 13
 Rautia Bangladesh 600 116,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rautia India 115,000 116,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 2
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) India 1,401,000 1,401,000 Hinduism 0.85 % 28
Ravidas Chamar (Sikh traditions) India 22,000 22,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) India 967,000 1,066,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
 Rengma India 68,000 68,000 Christianity 98.79 % -
 Rongkup India 75,000 82,000 Buddhism 25.65 % -
 Rongmei India 99,000 99,000 Christianity 92.21 % -
Sagarbanshi India 175,000 175,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Sahariya India 860,000 864,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 17
Sahi India 1,900 1,900 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sahisia India 8,700 8,900 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Saloi India 4,400 4,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samanthan India 48,000 48,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sangtam India 76,000 76,000 Christianity 99.24 % -
 Santal Bhutan 5,300 8,281,000 Hinduism 2.59 % 1
 Santal India 7,592,000 8,281,000 Hinduism 5.77 % -
 Santal, Hor Nepal 49,000 8,281,000 Hinduism 7.00 % -
Saonta India 4,000 4,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 1
 Saora Bangladesh 1,200 981,000 Hinduism 0.46 % 1
 Saora India 978,000 981,000 Hinduism 16.71 % -
 Sarki Bangladesh 700 387,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sarki India 27,000 387,000 Hinduism 2.67 % 1
Saur India 168,000 168,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 3
Sauria Paharia Bangladesh 4,900 57,000 Hinduism 9.55 % -
Sauria Paharia India 52,000 57,000 Hinduism 46.85 % -
 Sayyid Sri Lanka 49,000 17,132,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sayyid India 7,819,000 17,132,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 156
 Sayyid Nepal 63,000 17,132,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sayyid Husaini India 411,000 520,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Sema India 245,000 245,000 Christianity 99.33 % -
Shabar India 529,000 529,000 Hinduism 9.07 % -
 Shaikh Sri Lanka 200,000 235,151,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Shaikh India 85,376,000 235,151,000 Islam 0.00 % 1708
 Shaikh Nepal 780,000 235,151,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 16
 Shaikh Pakistan 13,327,000 235,151,000 Islam 0.00 % 267
Shaikh Faruqi India 793,000 793,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 16
 Shaikh Qureshi India 8,060,000 8,824,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 161
 Shaikh Siddiqi India 7,500,000 7,504,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 150
Shaikh Usmani India 469,000 469,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
 Sherpa India 39,000 160,000 Buddhism 15.77 % -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) India 73,000 73,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Singpho India 8,400 8,400 Buddhism 5.91 % -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India 7,711,000 7,802,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 154
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 63,000 7,802,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 1
Sonar Kamila India 14,000 14,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sonjhara India 18,000 18,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sonr India 45,000 45,000 Hinduism 0.45 % 1
Sounti India 113,000 113,000 Hinduism 0.10 % 2
 South Asian, general Maldives 5,000 12,154,000 Hinduism 2.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 89,000 1,521,000 Hinduism 0.44 % 2
 Sunuwar India 83,000 137,000 Hinduism 3.02 % 2
 Sunuwar Nepal 54,000 137,000 Hinduism 2.60 % 1
Tagin India 61,000 61,000 Unknown 11.88 % -
 Tai Man India 5,800 4,629,000 Buddhism 21.91 % -
 Tamang India 232,000 1,704,000 Buddhism 6.13 % -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) India 1,856,000 2,164,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 37
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) India 149,000 246,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) India 3,186,000 4,317,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 64
Tanla India 69,000 69,000 Hinduism 0.42 % 1
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Nepal 100,000 5,022,000 Hinduism 0.15 % 2
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) Bangladesh 1,500 1,047,000 Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 4,700 19,188,000 Hinduism 6.93 % -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) India 18,686,000 19,188,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 374
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 352,000 19,188,000 Hinduism 0.14 % 7
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) India 560,000 573,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
Teli Sribastab India 293,000 293,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Thadou India 216,000 216,000 Christianity 97.89 % -
 Thakkar India 583,000 589,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 12
 Thakuri India 33,000 438,000 Hinduism 0.55 % 1
 Tharu India 453,000 2,112,000 Hinduism 1.48 % 9
Tharua India 9,400 9,400 Hinduism 0.39 % 1
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) India 320,000 321,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Thori (Hindu traditions) India 942,000 942,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
 Tipera India 629,000 753,000 Hinduism 8.31 % -
 Tipera, Kok Borok Bangladesh 124,000 753,000 Hinduism 8.00 % -
 Tiwa India 254,000 254,000 Hinduism 1.71 % 5
 Turaiha India 362,000 364,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Turi (Hindu traditions) India 348,000 366,000 Hinduism 0.13 % 7
 Uchai India 2,600 13,000 Christianity 68.95 % -
 Uchai Bangladesh 10,000 13,000 Hinduism 2.26 % 1
 Vaiphei India 46,000 54,000 Christianity 99.23 % -
Valmiki India 71,000 71,000 Hinduism 5.28 % -
 Valmiki (Balmiki) Mehtar India 128,000 128,000 Hinduism 0.86 % 3
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) India 5,248,000 7,089,000 Hinduism 2.01 % 105
Valmiki, Balmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) India 9,100 11,000 Hinduism 0.16 % 1
 Varli India 1,241,000 1,246,000 Hinduism 1.42 % 25
 Viswakarma India 7,647,000 7,654,000 Hinduism 0.12 % 153
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Bhutan 1,800 59,573,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Sri Lanka 7,300 59,573,000 Hinduism 0.85 % 1
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India 58,320,000 59,573,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 1166
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,006,000 59,573,000 Hinduism 0.03 % 20
 Yadav (Muslim traditions) India 8,600 30,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Yadav Bagal India 5,600 5,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yadav Dhindhor India 1,532,000 1,547,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 31
 Yadav Gaoli India 4,942,000 5,019,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 99
Yadav Ghosi India 1,562,000 1,564,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 31
 Yadav Gola India 4,902,000 4,907,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 98
Yadav Kaonra India 668,000 671,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
 Yadav Rawat India 1,439,000 1,448,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 29
 Yakha India 5,800 29,000 Other / Small 6.71 % -
 Yakthumba, Limbu Bhutan 1,700 514,000 Other / Small 3.75 % 1
 Yakthumba, Limbu India 143,000 514,000 Hinduism 9.54 % -
 Yerukula India 537,000 537,000 Hinduism 1.77 % 11
 Yimchungra India 68,000 68,000 Christianity 99.30 % -
 Zeliang India 104,000 104,000 Christianity 93.66 % -
 Zou India 25,000 93,000 Christianity 99.43 % -
  Totals:  715           585     19,007

Language Alternate Names
Bangala
Bangla-Bhasa
Barisal
Bengali (Bangladeshi)
Bengali (Indian)
Khulna
Kishanganjia
Lohari-Malpaharia
Mymensingh
Noakhali
Siripuria (Kishanganjia)

Dialects
Bagani
Bangla
Barik
Bhatiari
Bhuyan
Chirmar
Chittagonian
Eastern Bengali
Kachari-bengali
Lahori-malphaina
Lohari
Manbhuiyan
Manbhum: Muchi
Musalmani
Muslim
Musselmani
Nepali
Rabidas
Rajshahi
Rishi
Samaria
Saraki
Singh
Siripuria

Dialect Alternate Names
Bangali Nepali
Bangla: Bagani
Bangla: Bangladesh
Bangla: Chittagonian
Bangla: Muslim
Bangla: Singh
Bangladesh
Bengali
Bengali, Musalmani
Bengali: Bangladesh
Bengali: Chittagonian
Bengali: Lahori-Malphaina
Bengali: Manbhuiyan
Bengali: Manbhum: Muchi
Bengali: Muslim
Bengali: Musselmani
Bengali: Nepali
Bengali: Pakistan
Deshi
Jangly
Kamta
Karmaker
Khasol
Kishanganjia
Lohari-malpaharia
Manbhuima
Musselmani
Rohingya

Translation Year / Status
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