Language:  Magahi

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7,403,000

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1

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Primary Language
(1 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
Sukiyar India 4,800
  Totals:  1     1
Secondary Language
(297 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Agariya (Hindu traditions) India 244,000
 Amat India 318,000
 Ansari India 12,518,000
Badaik India 125,000
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) India 7,695,000
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) India 3,402,000
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) Nepal 18,000
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) India 332,000
 Baiga India 672,000
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) India 4,139,000
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 277,000
 Bania Agarwal India 5,732,000
 Bania Agarwal Nepal 21,000
Bania Barnawar India 80,000
 Bania Kasarwani India 497,000
 Bania Mahur India 1,022,000
 Bania unspecified India 16,801,000
 Bania unspecified Nepal 124,000
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) India 180,000
 Bantar Nepal 62,000
 Bari (Hindu traditions) India 741,000
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) India 653,000
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) India 1,977,000
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 3,300
Beldar Laria (Hindu traditions) India 61,000
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) India 40,000
 Bhandari India 761,000
 Bhar India 2,344,000
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) India 1,621,000
 Bhil unspecified India 14,436,000
 Bhogta India 299,000
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) India 5,849,000
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 143,000
 Bhuiya Ghatwar India 358,000
 Bhuiya unspecified India 1,741,000
 Bind India 1,162,000
 Bind Nepal 83,000
 Binjhia India 210,000
 Birjia India 17,000
 Brahmin Bhumihar India 3,264,000
 Brahmin Bhumihar Nepal 19,000
 Brahmin Gaur India 3,618,000
 Brahmin Jijhotia India 604,000
 Brahmin Joshi India 445,000
Brahmin Jyoti India 151,000
 Brahmin Kanaujia India 5,064,000
 Brahmin Khandelwal India 337,000
 Brahmin Maha India 231,000
 Brahmin Radhi India 1,884,000
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi India 580,000
 Brahmin Saraswat India 708,000
 Brahmin Sawaria India 5,095,000
 Brahmin Terai Nepal 118,000
 Brahmin unspecified India 34,453,000
 Brahmin Varendra India 308,000
 Bru India 242,000
Buna (Hindu traditions) India 473,000
 Chain India 598,000
 Chakma India 258,000
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) India 53,943,000
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 365,000
 Chaupal India 105,000
 Chero India 187,000
 Chik (Hindu traditions) India 122,000
 Chik Baraik India 139,000
 Christian India 1,481,000
 Christian Nepal 800
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) India 136,000
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) India 2,446,000
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) India 1,183,000
Devhar India 20,000
 Dhanuk India 4,958,000
 Dhanuk Nepal 249,000
 Dhanuk Dhankar Nepal 7,200
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) India 12,478,000
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 127,000
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi India 226,000
Dhobi Batham India 470,000
Dhobi Kanaujia India 566,000
Dhobi Kathiya India 123,000
Dhobi Mathuria India 202,000
Dhobi Parit India 298,000
Dhobi Sribastab India 208,000
 Domar (Hindu traditions) India 2,534,000
 Domar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 16,000
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) India 6,598,000
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) Nepal 237,000
 Dusadh Bahelia India 811,000
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) India 4,750,000
 Gauda India 2,392,000
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) India 522,000
Ghusuria India 107,000
 Gond unspecified India 10,034,000
 Gonrhi India 955,000
 Gorait India 12,000
 Gosain Dasnami India 476,000
 Gosain unspecified India 1,361,000
 Hadi India 1,152,000
 Hajam India 2,331,000
 Halam India 50,000
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) India 1,652,000
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 95,000
Halwai Maira India 147,000
 Jat (Hindu traditions) India 15,914,000
 Jat (Sikh traditions) India 8,659,000
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) India 3,757,000
 Julaha India 968,000
Kabadi India 84,000
 Kabirpanthi India 97,000
Kadar India 137,000
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) India 9,608,000
Kahar (Muslim traditions) India 97,000
Kahar (Sikh traditions) India 90,000
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) India 242,000
Kaibartta Jalia India 532,000
 Kaibartta unspecified India 1,632,000
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) India 2,574,000
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) India 2,655,000
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 128,000
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) India 77,000
 Kalwar Jaiswal India 1,143,000
Kalwar Sunri India 696,000
 Kandu India 2,769,000
 Kandu Nepal 146,000
Karmali India 153,000
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) India 771,000
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) India 7,037,000
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Nepal 51,000
 Kayastha Karan India 628,000
Kayastha Mathur India 43,000
 Khandait India 2,035,000
 Kharia India 888,000
 Kharwar India 667,000
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) India 2,652,000
 Khatwa India 319,000
 Khatwa Nepal 116,000
Khetauri India 130,000
 Kisan India 1,912,000
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) India 9,582,000
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 347,000
 Kol India 2,069,000
 Kori India 3,039,000
 Korwa India 527,000
 Kuki Chin India 159,000
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) India 18,455,000
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 72,000
 Kumhar Bardiha India 767,000
 Kumhar Kanaujia India 601,000
 Kumhar Magahia India 211,000
Kumhar Mathuria India 82,000
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) India 22,316,000
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) Nepal 262,000
 Kurmi Mahato India 297,000
 Laheri (Hindu traditions) India 90,000
Laheri (Muslim traditions) India 66,000
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) India 11,177,000
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 117,000
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) India 731,000
Lohara India 313,000
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) India 3,742,000
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) Nepal 79,000
Madari (Muslim traditions) India 66,000
 Magar India 406,000
 Magar Nepal 2,141,000
Maghaiya India 1,600
 Mahishya India 11,686,000
 Mahli India 479,000
Mahuria India 8,000
 Majhi Nepal 95,000
 Majhwar India 219,000
 Mal (Hindu traditions) India 2,074,000
 Mali (Hindu traditions) India 12,359,000
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Nepal 16,000
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) India 3,060,000
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Nepal 196,000
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) India 390,000
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditions) India 26,000
 Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) India 352,000
Malto India 223,000
Markande India 91,000
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) India 45,000
Mizo Lushai India 665,000
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) India 2,292,000
Mukeri India 38,000
 Munda India 4,334,000
Murasing India 17,000
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) India 3,683,000
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 266,000
Nagar India 171,000
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) India 175,000
 Nai (Hindu traditions) India 13,922,000
 Nai (Hindu traditions) Nepal 134,000
Nai Mathuria India 190,000
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) India 3,812,000
 Nat (Hindu traditions) India 583,000
 Nat (Muslim traditions) India 162,000
 Oraon India 5,270,000
Paik India 258,000
 Pan India 1,597,000
 Panika India 1,245,000
Parhaiya India 36,000
 Parja unspecified India 387,000
 Pashtun, Pathan India 9,073,000
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) India 5,823,000
Pasi Gujar India 754,000
 Pasi Kaithwan India 1,028,000
 Pasi Rajpasi India 1,567,000
 Patari India 24,000
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) India 304,000
Pawaria (Hindu traditions) India 21,000
 Pinjara India 3,877,000
 Pod India 3,515,000
 Qazi India 855,000
 Rahmani (Muslim traditions) India 275,000
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) India 4,968,000
 Rajbhar Nepal 12,000
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India 27,285,000
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) India 1,586,000
 Rajput Bhadauria India 304,000
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) India 1,048,000
 Rajput Bisen (Hindu traditions) India 352,000
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) India 3,587,000
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) India 676,000
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) India 377,000
 Rajput Gaur India 788,000
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) India 454,000
 Rajput Jadon India 699,000
Rajput Jadu India 341,000
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) India 101,000
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) India 78,000
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) India 299,000
 Rajput Parihar India 470,000
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) India 1,511,000
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) India 214,000
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) India 1,671,000
 Rajput Sakarwar (Hindu traditions) India 237,000
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) India 127,000
 Rajput Sengar India 476,000
 Rajput Solanki India 361,000
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) India 400,000
 Rajput Surajbansi India 301,000
 Raju India 697,000
 Rajwar India 716,000
Rajwar Nagbansi India 34,000
 Rajwar Rajbhar India 35,000
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) India 416,000
 Rautia India 136,000
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) India 1,652,000
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) India 1,141,000
 Sahariya India 1,017,000
 Santal (Sawntal) India 8,956,000
 Saora unspecified India 936,000
Sauria Paharia India 62,000
 Sayyid India 9,153,000
Shabar India 624,000
 Shaikh Qureshi India 9,577,000
 Shaikh unspecified India 71,108,000
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India 8,194,000
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Nepal 74,000
Sonar Ajudhyabansi India 123,000
Sonar Barhaiya India 41,000
Sonar Chhatri India 140,000
Sonar Deswali India 44,000
Sonar Jathera India 42,000
Sonar Kammakala India 41,000
Sonar Khatri India 51,000
Sonar Magahiya India 42,000
Sonar Mair India 91,000
Sonar Rastaogi India 81,000
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Nepal 106,000
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) India 2,191,000
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 91,000
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) India 175,000
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) India 5,716,000
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Nepal 119,000
 Teli (Hindu traditions) India 22,101,000
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Nepal 419,000
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) India 675,000
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) Nepal 14,000
Teli Sribastab India 351,000
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) India 378,000
 Tipera India 808,000
 Tiyar India 580,000
 Turi (Hindu traditions) India 411,000
 Uchoi India 3,000
Valmiki (Christian traditions) India 124,000
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) India 5,752,000
Valmiki (Muslim traditions) India 320,000
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India 40,552,000
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Nepal 1,031,000
 Yadav Dhindhor India 1,811,000
 Yadav Dhindhor Nepal 18,000
 Yadav Gaoli India 5,803,000
 Yadav Gaoli Nepal 92,000
Yadav Kaonra India 790,000
 Yadav Rawat India 1,694,000
 Yadav Sadgope India 3,057,000
  Totals:  297     278

Language Alternate Names
Bihari
Central Magahi
Magadhi
Magaya
Maghai
Maghaya
Maghori
Magi
Magodhi
Megahi

Dialects
Central
Central Magahi
Eastern Magahi
Khortha
Northern Magahi
Southern Magahi

Dialect Alternate Names
Bihari
Central Magahi
Magadhi
Magahi
Magahi: Central
Magahi: Central Magahi
Magahi: Northern Magahi
Magaya
Maghaya
Maghi
Maghori
Magi
Magodhi


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