Language:  Tulu

Estimated Global Speakers

1,870,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

13

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(13 people groups)
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
Chaliyan India 6,700
 Devadiga (Hindu traditions) India 177,000
Galada Konkani India 900
Gatti India 7,500
Hanabar India 89,000
 Hasalaru India 30,000
Koracha, tribal India 20,000
Maila India 3,000
Malaikudi India 11,000
Malava India 24,000
Marata India 101,000
Nalkadaya India 3,300
Sudri India 1,300
  Totals:  13     12
Secondary Language
(206 people groups)
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Adi Dravida India 8,537,000
Adi Dravida Christian India 651,000
 Adi Karnataka India 3,386,000
Adi Karnataka Christian India 203,000
 Adiyan India 18,000
Ajila India 3,900
 Alambadi Kurichchan India 50,000
 Ambalavasi India 181,000
 Ambattan (Hindu traditions) India 185,000
 Andh India 570,000
 Ansari India 12,400,000
 Ao India 270,000
Arayan India 237,000
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) India 7,623,000
 Baira India 8,600
Bakad India 7,000
Bakuda India 15,000
 Balija (Hindu traditions) India 1,758,000
Bandi (Hindu traditions) India 5,500
 Bania Agarwal India 5,679,000
 Bania Chetti India 828,000
 Bania Porwal India 385,000
 Bania unspecified India 16,643,000
 Banijiga India 875,000
Barda India 4,000
 Basor India 1,074,000
Bathada India 3,500
 Bavcha India 5,400
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) India 2,377,000
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) India 1,958,000
Bhand (Hindu traditions) India 38,000
 Bhandari India 754,000
Bharathar (Christian traditions) India 45,000
Bharathar (Hindu traditions) India 14,000
Bhil Paware India 120,000
 Bhil unspecified India 14,300,000
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) India 5,794,000
 Bhotia Sikkim India 81,000
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) India 1,837,000
 Boya India 4,407,000
 Brahmin Christian India 4,900
 Brahmin Gaud Saraswat India 329,000
 Brahmin Gaur India 3,584,000
Brahmin Havik India 30,000
 Brahmin Kanaujia India 5,016,000
Brahmin Mahratta India 547,000
 Brahmin unspecified India 34,129,000
 Bru India 240,000
Byari (Beary) India 529,000
 Chakhesang India 183,000
 Chakma India 255,000
 Chalvadi India 247,000
Chaptegar India 7,900
Charodi India 5,500
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) India 436,000
Cherumar Christian India 521,000
 Christian India 1,467,000
 Dakkal India 6,500
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) India 2,423,000
Devadiga Kalavant India 8,300
 Devanga India 567,000
 Dhangar Bharwad India 3,249,000
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) India 12,360,000
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) India 1,127,000
Dom (Dombara) India 85,000
 Gamit India 532,000
 Gandla India 84,000
 Gangakula India 1,798,000
Goanese India 682,000
Godda India 2,900
 Gond unspecified India 9,939,000
 Gowdulu India 11,000
 Hakki Pikki India 28,000
 Halam India 49,000
 Halba India 851,000
Halsar India 13,000
 Halwakki Wakkal India 160,000
Harkantra India 23,000
Hasla India 1,500
 Holar India 190,000
 Holaya India 943,000
Idayan India 79,000
 Ilavan India 6,587,000
Ilavan Christian India 136,000
 Irular India 227,000
Iruliga India 16,000
 Jenu Kuruba India 55,000
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) India 3,722,000
 Kachari Dimasa India 170,000
Kadu Kuruba India 28,000
 Kaikadi India 392,000
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) India 2,550,000
 Kalal Idiga India 2,041,000
 Kalota India 74,000
Kammara India 142,000
 Kathodi India 364,000
 Kattunayakan India 71,000
Kavara India 89,000
Kavuthiyan India 34,000
 Kharia India 880,000
 Khasi (War-Khasi) India 1,454,000
 Kokna India 1,260,000
 Koli Dhor India 480,000
 Koli Mahadev India 1,952,000
 Konda Kapu India 24,000
 Konyak India 279,000
 Korama unspecified India 136,000
 Kori India 3,011,000
 Korku India 1,180,000
Kota India 800
 Koya unspecified India 764,000
Kudiya India 3,600
 Kudumban India 37,000
 Kudumi India 329,000
 Kuki Chin India 157,000
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) India 18,281,000
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) India 15,338,000
Kunchatiga India 441,000
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) India 485,000
 Kuruba India 4,776,000
 Kuruman India 62,000
 Lingayat India 3,991,000
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) India 11,072,000
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) India 8,969,000
 Mahratta Kunbi India 8,863,000
 Mahratta unspecified India 30,796,000
 Malabar Catholic India 3,116,000
 Malai Vedan India 19,000
Malakuravan India 1,400
Malasar India 11,000
Malayekandi India 2,000
 Mali (Hindu traditions) India 12,243,000
 Mannan, caste India 324,000
 Mappila India 10,179,000
 Mavilan India 41,000
 Mech India 64,000
Meda India 50,000
 Mizo India 168,000
Mizo Lushai India 659,000
Moger Moyon India 15,000
 Moger unspecified India 128,000
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) India 184,000
Mukri India 17,000
 Munda India 4,294,000
Mundala India 33,000
Nadar (Christian traditions) India 1,416,000
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) India 3,306,000
 Naga India 22,000
 Nai (Hindu traditions) India 13,791,000
 Naikda India 4,193,000
 Nair India 7,587,000
Nalakeyava India 7,300
 Oraon India 5,221,000
 Paite (Christian traditions) India 93,000
Pale India 11,000
Palleyan India 2,200
Palliyan India 7,100
Pambada India 4,400
 Pan India 1,582,000
 Paniyan India 116,000
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) India 879,000
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) India 2,428,000
Paravan (Christian traditions) India 44,000
 Paravan (Hindu traditions) India 102,000
 Pardhi India 423,000
Parja unspecified India 384,000
 Patelia India 140,000
Pulayan Thanda India 147,000
 Pulayan unspecified India 1,082,000
Rajpur India 59,000
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India 27,029,000
 Sali India 1,197,000
Samagara India 104,000
 Sayyid India 9,067,000
 Shaikh unspecified India 70,439,000
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) India 86,000
Silpi India 231,000
 Soligar India 7,200
Soligaru India 39,000
 Somvanshi India 578,000
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India 8,117,000
 Syrian Christian India 4,331,000
 Teli (Hindu traditions) India 21,893,000
 Teli (Muslim traditions) India 1,976,000
Teli Ganiga (Hindu traditions) India 43,000
Teli Ganiga (Muslim traditions) India 1,400
 Tipera India 800,000
 Toda India 2,500
 Urali India 83,000
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) India 4,094,000
 Vakkaliga unspecified India 6,548,000
Vannan (Christian traditions) India 169,000
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) India 100,000
 Vanniyan India 13,395,000
 Varli India 1,450,000
Velakkithalanayan India 410,000
Velan India 99,000
Veluthadanayar India 233,000
Vettuvan India 134,000
 Viswakarma Asari India 763,000
Viswakarma Kallasari India 62,000
 Viswakarma Kollan India 219,000
Viswakarma Thattan India 227,000
 Viswakarma unspecified India 7,472,000
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India 40,170,000
Yerava India 36,000
  Totals:  206     170

Language Alternate Names
Bantwal
Belthangadi
Brahmin Tulu
Common Tulu
Kasaragod
Kerala
Mangalore
Manjeswara
Northeast Tulu (Belthangadi)
Northwest Tulu (Mangalore)
Puttur
South Central Tulu (Bantwal)
Southeast Tulu (Sullia Subrahmanya)
Southwest Tulu (Kasaragod)
Sullia Subrahmanya
Tal
Tallu
Thalu
Thulu
Tilu
Tullu
Tuluva Bhasa
Udipi

Dialects
Bellari
Brahmin Tulu
Common Tulu
Kasergod
Myacherver
Northeast Tulu
Northwest Tulu
South Central Tulu
Southeast Tulu
Southwest Tulu

Dialect Alternate Names
Tulu: Kasergod


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