Country:

India

Province / State: Andaman and Nicobar Islands
District: All

Number of People Groups

286

Unreached People Groups

247

Total Population

451,000

Buddhist

0.1 %

Christian

21.0 %

Hindu

70.8 %

Muslim

7.6 %

Sikh

0.2 %

Other Religions

0.2 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 500 Tamil ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
Adi Dravida Christian 50 Tamil - - - 50 - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan unspecified 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
 Aguri 1,600 Bengali 1,600 - - - - -
 Ambattan (Hindu traditions) 100 Tamil ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
Anglo 700 English - - - 700 - -
 Ansari 700 Urdu ☀︎ - 700 - - - -
Arayan 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 20 -
Badaik 100 Bengali ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi ☀︎ 70 - - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Bengali ☀︎ 13,000 - - - - -
 Baha'i 200 Hindi ☀︎ - - - - - 200
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 4,800 Bengali ☀︎ 4,800 - - - - -
 Baiti 40 Marathi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 40 Kannada ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 1,500 Hindi ☀︎ 1,500 - - - - -
 Bania Bais 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Bania Gandha Banik 800 Bengali ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Bania Jaiswal 20 Hindi ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 40 Hindi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 40 Hindi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
Bania Khatri 500 Bengali ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 40 Hindi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Bania Subarna Banik 900 Bengali ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 6,700 Hindi ☀︎ 6,700 - - - - 20
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 600 Lambadi 600 - - - - -
 Bauri 6,200 Bengali 6,200 - - - - -
 Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Bengali Muslim Moghal 600 Urdu ☀︎ - 600 - - - -
 Bhantu 400 Hindi 400 - - 30 - -
 Bhar 80 Bhojpuri ☀︎ 80 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Bhogta 80 Hindi ☀︎ 80 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Bhuinmali 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Bhuiya Ghatwar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bhuiya unspecified 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bhumij 1,800 Bengali 1,700 - - 70 - -
 Bind 300 Bhojpuri ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) 50 Boro (India) 50 - - - - -
 Boya 200 Telugu ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 900 Bengali ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bhumihar 40 Hindi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 20 Marathi ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 5,000 Bengali ☀︎ 5,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 1,100 Tamil ☀︎ 1,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 20,000 Hindi ☀︎ 20,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Utkal 500 Bengali ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
Brahmin Vaidik 500 Bengali ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Varendra 600 Bengali ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Bengali ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
 Burmese 90 Burmese - - 90 - - -
 Chain 1,600 Bengali ☀︎ 1,600 - - - - -
Chakkiliyan (Christian traditions) 30 Tamil - - - 30 - -
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) 300 Tamil ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 10,000 - - 300 - -
Chasadhobi 300 Bengali ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
Chaura 4,800 Chaura ☀︎ 4,800 - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 200 Malayalam ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian 100 Malayalam - - - 100 - -
 Chik Baraik 50 Sadri 50 - - - - -
 Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Marathi ☀︎ - - - - - -
Chitrakar (Muslim traditions) 20 Bengali ☀︎ - 20 - - - -
 Christian 53,000 Hindi - - - 53,000 - -
 Darjee 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Hindi ☀︎ 2,600 - - - - -
Doai 40 Bengali ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Odia 1,200 - - - - -
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Dusadh Bahelia 70 Hindi ☀︎ 70 - - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Garo (A-chik Mande) 70 Garo - - - 70 - -
 Gharti 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Goanese 700 Konkani, Goan - - - 700 - -
 Gond unspecified 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Gonrhi 80 Hindi ☀︎ 80 - - - - -
 Gosain unspecified 70 Hindi ☀︎ 70 - - - - -
 Gurung Ghaleg Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Hadi 2,100 Bengali 2,100 - - - - -
 Hajam 100 Urdu ☀︎ - 100 - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi ☀︎ 1,700 - - - - -
Halwai Maira 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Unknown Chinese, Mandarin - - - - - -
 Ilavan 1,800 Malayalam ☀︎ 1,800 - - - - -
 Jarawa 500 Jarawa - - - - - 500
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu ☀︎ - 300 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 800 -
 Jhalo Malo 1,200 Bengali 1,200 - - - - -
Jimdar 200 Bengali ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 5,900 Bengali ☀︎ 5,900 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
Kadar 40 Hindi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi ☀︎ 1,600 - - - - -
Kahar (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu ☀︎ - 20 - - - -
 Kaibartta Jalia 1,100 Bengali ☀︎ 1,100 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 2,100 Bengali ☀︎ 2,100 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 200 Telugu ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Kallan unspecified 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Kalu 90 Bengali ☀︎ - 90 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
Kalwar Sunri 90 Hindi ☀︎ 90 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 20 -
Kanakkan 200 Malayalam ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
Kandra 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Kandu 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Kaora 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
 Kapali 800 Bengali ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 300 Telugu ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 1,000 Telugu ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
 Karen, S'gaw 2,500 Karen, S'gaw - - - 2,500 - -
Karenga 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 300 Marathi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Kawar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi ☀︎ 11,000 - - - - -
Khadala 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Khairwar 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Khambu 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Khandait 1,000 Odia ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
 Kharia 2,400 Kharia 2,400 - - - - -
 Kharwar 40 Hindi - - - 30 - -
 Khasi 500 Khasi 60 - - 400 - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi ☀︎ 1,400 - - - - -
 Kisan 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 300 Koch 300 - - - - -
 Kodaga 70 Kodava ☀︎ 70 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
 Kol 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
Konai 600 Bengali ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Kori 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Kotal 90 Bengali ☀︎ 90 - - - - -
 Kudumban 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
 Kudumi 30 Tamil ☀︎ 30 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Kusavar) (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Hindi ☀︎ 3,600 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) 40 Malayalam ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi ☀︎ 11,000 - - - - -
 Kuruba 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
Lakshadweep 400 Malayalam ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
 Lingayat 70 Kannada ☀︎ - - - - - 70
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - 40 - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
Lohra 100 Sadri 100 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Mahanta 90 Bengali ☀︎ 90 - - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Mahishya 8,400 Bengali 8,400 - - - - -
 Mahli 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 100 Marathi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Majhwar 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi ☀︎ 1,600 - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 1,600 Malayalam - - - 1,600 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Mallah (Muslim traditions) 90 Bengali ☀︎ - 90 - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 400 Gujarati ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
 Malto 70 Mal Paharia 70 - - - - -
 Mangala 300 Telugu ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Mappila 500 Malayalam ☀︎ - 500 - - - -
 Maravan 900 Tamil 900 - - - - -
 Matia 800 Bengali ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Mech 100 Boro (India) 100 - - 30 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 5,500 Bengali 5,500 - - - - -
Mukkuvan (Christian traditions) 30 Malayalam - - - 30 - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 100 Malayalam ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Munda 2,500 Mundari 2,400 - - 100 - -
 Munnur 500 Telugu ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 500 Telugu ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 300 Tamil - - - 300 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Tamil ☀︎ 1,200 - - - - -
Nagar 300 Bengali ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Hindi ☀︎ 4,100 - - - - -
 Nair 1,600 Malayalam 1,600 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 6,300 Bengali 6,300 - - - - -
 Navithan 300 Tamil ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Newah 200 Nepali 200 - - - - -
Nicobarese 32,000 Nicobarese, Car 200 1,200 90 31,000 - 40
 Oraon 8,500 Kurux 7,600 - - 900 - -
 Paliya 900 Bengali ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
Pallan (Christian traditions) 100 Tamil - - - 100 - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Tamil 1,700 - - - - -
 Pan 80 Odia 80 - - - - -
 Panika 40 Chhattisgarhi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) 200 Tamil - - - 200 - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
 Parsee 20 Gujarati ☀︎ - - - - - 20
 Pashtun Afridi 300 Urdu ☀︎ - 300 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 200 Urdu ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
Pashtun Khan 200 Urdu ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 200 Urdu ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 3,900 Urdu ☀︎ - 3,900 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi ☀︎ 1,600 - - 50 - -
 Pasi (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu ☀︎ - - - - - -
Pasi Gujar 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Pasi Kaithwan 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Pasi Rajpasi 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Pinjara 70 Urdu ☀︎ - 70 - - - -
 Pod 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - - 100 - -
 Pulayan unspecified 100 Malayalam ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Pundari 800 Bengali ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Rabha 40 Assamese 40 - - - - -
 Rai 70 Nepali 50 - - - - 20
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Bengali 13,000 - - 200 - -
 Rajbhar 20 Hindi ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 6,400 Hindi ☀︎ 6,400 - - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 100 -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Raju 1,300 Bengali ☀︎ 1,300 - - - - -
 Rajwar 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rathia (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Rautia Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Rawat 20 Hindi ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Rongkup Unknown Lepcha - - - - - -
 Sahariya 50 Hindi ☀︎ 50 - - - - -
 Samanthan 100 Odia ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
Sankara 200 Bengali ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Santal (Sawntal) 8,300 Santhali 7,500 - - 800 - -
 Saora unspecified 200 Odia 200 - - 20 - -
 Sarki 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Sayyid 2,100 Urdu ☀︎ - 2,100 - - - -
 Sentinelese 300 Sentinel ☀︎ - - - - - 300
 Shaikh Qureshi 500 Urdu ☀︎ - 500 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 22,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 22,000 - - - -
Shan 20 Shan - - 20 - - -
 Sherpa Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Singpho 20 Singpho - - - - - -
 Sinhalese 100 Sinhala ☀︎ - - 100 - - -
Siyalgir (Hindu traditions) Unknown Bengali ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi ☀︎ 1,600 - - - - -
Sukli 200 Bengali ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Bengali 2,100 - - 50 - -
 Sunri Sadhubanik 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Bengali ☀︎ 1,700 - - - - -
Sutradhar (Muslim traditions) 70 Bengali ☀︎ - 70 - - - -
 Syrian Christian 1,800 Malayalam - - - 1,800 - -
 Tai Man Unknown Phake - - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi ☀︎ 1,200 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 500 Tamil ☀︎ - 500 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 7,900 Bengali ☀︎ 7,900 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 70 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
Teressa 3,800 Teressa ☀︎ 3,800 - - - - -
 Tili 4,200 Bengali ☀︎ 4,200 - - - - -
 Tipera 20 Kok Borok 20 - - - - -
 Tiyar 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Turaiha 40 Bhojpuri ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 300 Telugu ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga unspecified 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
Valmiki (Christian traditions) 60 Hindi - - - 60 - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi ☀︎ 2,300 - - - - -
Vaniyan 100 Tamil 90 - - 30 - -
Vannan (Christian traditions) 40 Tamil - - - 40 - -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 3,200 Tamil 3,200 - - 50 - -
Velakkithalanayan 100 Malayalam ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Vellalan unspecified 900 Tamil 900 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi ☀︎ 12,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 7,100 Bengali ☀︎ 7,100 - - - - -
 Yakkha Unknown Yakkha - - - - - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu 90 Nepali 60 - - - - 30
 Yenadi 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Yerukula 20 Yerukula 20 - - - - -
  Totals:  286 451,000   247 319,000 34,000 300 95,000 1,100 1,100
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