Country:

India

State: Maharashtra
District: Pune

Number of People Groups

550

Unreached People Groups

503

Total Population

11,363,000

Buddhist

3.5 %

Christian

1.4 %

Hindu

86.1 %

Muslim

6.7 %

Sikh

0.3 %

Other Religions

2.0 %
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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 1,300 Tamil 1,300 - - - - -
 Adi Karnataka 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan unspecified 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Agri 3,900 Marathi 3,900 - - - - -
 Ambattan (Hindu traditions) 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Andh 2,200 Marathi 2,100 - - - - -
 Angami 20 Naga, Angami - - - 20 - -
Anglo Indian 1,300 English - - - 1,300 - -
 Ansari 7,700 Urdu - 7,700 - - - -
 Ao 20 Naga, Ao - - - 20 - -
 Arab 400 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 400 - - - -
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Aray Mala 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,000 -
 Arwa Mala 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 30 Assamese - 30 - - - -
Atari 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 105,000 Hindi 105,000 - - - - -
 Bagdi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Baghban (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Baiga 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 38,000 Hindi 38,000 - - - - -
Bakad 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Balasantoshi 9,300 Marathi 9,300 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Kannada 2,800 - - - - -
Balija Bogam 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Balija Bolla 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Baloch 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 14,000 Hindi 4,500 - - - - 9,300
 Bania Agrahari 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bania Chetti 4,700 Tamil 3,900 - - - - 800
Bania Dhusar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 300 Hindi 200 - - - - 100
Bania Gujar 2,800 Gujarati 2,800 - - - - -
Bania Kasar 200 Hindi 90 - - - - 60
 Bania Kasarwani 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bania Khandelwal 600 Hindi 20 - - - - 500
 Bania Khedayata 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Bania Komti 4,700 Telugu 4,700 - - - - -
 Bania Lad 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Bania Modh 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
Bania Nagar 1,400 Gujarati 1,400 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 28,000 Hindi 5,500 - - - - 22,000
 Bania Porwal 6,100 Hindi 400 - - - - 5,700
Bania Saitwal 7,900 Hindi 1,200 - - - - 6,700
 Bania Srimali 8,100 Gujarati 1,300 - - - - 6,900
Bania Ummad 6,100 Hindi 1,300 - - - - 4,800
 Bania unspecified 245,000 Hindi 150,000 - - - - 95,000
 Banijiga 1,300 Kannada 1,300 - - - - -
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Lambadi 18,000 - - - - -
 Banjara Rathod (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Lambadi 1,800 - - - - -
Barda 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 900 Gujarati 900 - - - - -
 Basor 7,300 Hindi 7,200 - 60 - - -
 Bauri 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bavcha 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern 200 - - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 700 Kannada 700 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 7,700 Kannada 7,700 - - - - -
Beldar Lonari (Hindu traditions) 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
Beldar Sunkar 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Bhaina 20 Chhattisgarhi 20 - - - - -
 Bhampta 1,800 Marathi 1,800 - - - - -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Bhansala 28,000 Marathi 28,000 - - - - -
 Bhar 500 Bhojpuri 500 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Bhattra Unknown Bhatri - - - - - -
Bhil Aher 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
Bhil Dhanka 1,300 Gujarati 1,300 - - - - -
 Bhil Dubla 1,100 Bhili 1,100 - - - - -
Bhil Kataria 600 Wagdi 600 - - - - -
 Bhil Mavchi (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Mawchi 1,500 - - - - -
Bhil Paware 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bhil Tadvi 100 Dangi - 100 - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 23,000 Hindi 23,000 100 50 30 - 60
 Bhisti 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 38,000 Hindi 38,000 - - - - -
 Bhuiya unspecified 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhunjia 200 Bhunjia 200 - - - - -
Bindla 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
 Binjhia 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Birhor Unknown Birhor - - - - - -
 Birjia 30 Bijori 30 - - - - -
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) Unknown Boro - - - - - -
 Bohra 14,000 Gujarati - 14,000 - - - -
 Boya 3,700 Telugu 3,700 - - - - -
Brahma Kshatriya 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Brahmin Acharaj 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Anavada 1,800 Gujarati 1,800 - - - - -
Brahmin Anavala 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Audich 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bhumihar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Chitpavan 122,000 Marathi 122,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Christian 100 Tamil - - - 100 - -
Brahmin Daima 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Deshastha 67,000 Marathi 67,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Devarukha 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaud Saraswat 11,000 Marathi 11,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujarati 5,400 Gujarati 5,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 5,700 Hindi 5,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kannada 2,200 Kannada 2,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Karbadu 13,000 Marathi 13,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Karhada 12,000 Marathi 12,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 2,700 Kashmiri 2,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Khedawal 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 12,000 Marathi 12,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Malvi 300 Malvi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Mewada 1,600 Gujarati 1,600 - - - - -
Brahmin Modh 1,300 Gujarati 1,300 - - - - -
Brahmin Nagar 1,200 Gujarati 1,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Palliwal 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 35,000 Hindi 35,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Srigaud 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Brahmin Srimali 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 800 Tamil 800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tapodhan 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 2,800 Telugu 2,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 562,000 Hindi 541,000 - - - - 22,000
 Budega Jangam 2,700 Telugu 2,700 - - - - -
 Burmese 60 Burmese - - 60 - - -
Byagara 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Byari (Beary) 1,100 Konkani - 1,100 - - - -
 Chain 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) 800 Tamil 800 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 800 Kannada 600 - 100 - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 157,000 Hindi 155,000 - 1,400 400 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
Chapparband (Hindu traditions) 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Chenna Dasar 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian 30 Malayalam - - - 30 - -
 Chhetri 400 Nepali 400 - 30 - - -
 Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - 20
 Chhipa (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) 8,500 Marathi 8,500 - - - - -
 Chodhara 80 Chodri 80 - - - - -
 Christian 12,000 Hindi - - - 12,000 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Marathi 11,000 - - - - -
 Dakkal 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Darjee 40 Nepali 40 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 91,000 Hindi 90,000 - - - - 1,200
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) 5,700 Marathi 5,700 - - - - -
 Devadiga (Hindu traditions) 90 Tulu 90 - - - - -
 Devanga 1,300 Kannada 1,300 - - - - -
 Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Gujarati 1,000 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 1,500 Gujarati 1,400 - - - - -
 Dhanka 200 Gujarati 200 30 - - - -
 Dhanuk 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Dhanwar 100 Chhattisgarhi 100 - - - - -
 Dhimar 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 50,000 Hindi 50,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
Dhobi Parit 41,000 Marathi 41,000 - - - - -
 Dhodia 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Dhor 10,000 Marathi 10,000 - 40 - - -
Dom (Dombara) 500 Telugu 500 - 20 - - -
 Domar (Hindu traditions) 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
 Dubla unspecified 20 Dubli 20 - - - - -
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Ellamalawar 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Faqir 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Gamit 300 Gamit 300 - - - - -
 Ganda 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Gandla 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Gangakula 2,000 Kannada 2,000 - - - - -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Gauda 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
Ghadasi 2,100 Marathi 2,100 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Gharti 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Ghirth (Hindu traditions) 100 Mandeali 100 - - - - -
 Ghisadi 7,200 Marathi 7,200 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Goanese 4,800 Konkani, Goan - - - 4,800 - -
 Gond unspecified 6,300 Hindi 6,200 60 - 30 - 30
 Gondhali 9,700 Marathi 9,700 - - - - -
Gopal 2,900 Gujarati 2,900 - - - - -
 Gosain unspecified 29,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 54,000 Hindi 54,000 - - - - 400
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Gurung Ghaleg 30 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Hajam 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Halba 2,400 Marathi 2,300 - - - - 30
Halsar 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 100 Chinese, Mandarin - - 100 - - -
 Hijda 800 Hindi 300 500 - - - -
 Hmar 20 Hmar - - - 20 - -
 Ho 40 Ho 40 - - - - -
 Holar 16,000 Marathi 15,000 - 90 - - -
 Holaya 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
Idayan 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
 Ilavan 4,900 Malayalam 4,900 - - - - -
Ilavan Christian 200 Tamil - - - 200 - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - 30
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 14,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 14,000 -
Jat Bajwa (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Chahil (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Jat Chahil (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Jat Chima (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Jat Dagar (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Jat Dehia (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Jat Dhariwal (Hindu traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern 400 - - - - -
Jat Dhillon (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Jat Dhillon (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Jat Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Jat Ghatwal (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Gil (Hindu traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern 600 - - - - -
 Jat Gil (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
Jat Kharral (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Jat Mann (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Mann (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Jat Pachhade (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Jat Rathi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Jat Sahrawat (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern 900 - - - - -
 Jat Sidhu (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
 Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
Jat Varaich (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Jat Virk (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Javeri 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Jew, South Asian 200 Marathi - - - - - 200
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
 Jingar 400 Marwari 400 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Kabirpanthi 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Kachari (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 7,300 Gujarati 7,300 - - - - -
 Kadia (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Kannada 3,000 - - - - -
Kaghzi 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Kaibartta unspecified 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 16,000 Kannada 16,000 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Telugu 4,000 - - - - -
 Kalal Idiga 2,500 Telugu 2,500 - - - - -
Kallan unspecified 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Kamar 100 Kamar 100 - - - - -
Kamathi 12,000 Telugu 12,000 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
 Kami 50 Nepali 30 - - - - -
Kanai 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
Kanakkan 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Kandu 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kaora 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 900 Telugu 900 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 6,700 Telugu 6,700 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Marathi 20,000 - - - - 500
Kasar Otari 900 Telugu 900 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 300 Kashmiri - 300 - - - -
 Kathodi 19,000 Marathi 18,000 90 30 200 - 200
Katia 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kawar 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Khairwar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Khandait 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Kharia Unknown Kharia - - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 13,000 - 20 - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 3,800 Hindi 3,600 - - - - 200
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Khoja 4,500 Gujarati - 4,500 - - - -
 Kirar 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Kisan 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Kodaga 90 Kodava 90 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kokna 3,800 Kukna 3,700 - - 80 - -
 Kol 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kolhati 4,400 Marathi 4,400 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - 20 - - -
 Koli Dhor 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 224,000 Marathi 223,000 500 400 80 40 200
 Koli Malhar 1,800 Marathi 1,600 20 200 - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
Koli Son 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Kolowar 1,300 Kolami, Northwestern 1,300 - - - - -
Kolupulvandlu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Koracha, caste 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Korama unspecified 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Kori 100 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Korku 300 Korku 300 - - - - -
 Koshti 31,000 Marathi 30,000 - - - - 600
 Koya unspecified 30 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kudumban 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
 Kudumi 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Kuki Chin Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Kuli 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Kumal Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 76,000 Hindi 76,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 233,000 Gujarati 232,000 - - - - 800
Kunbi Anjna 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Kunbi Kadwa 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
 Kunbi Konkani 6,700 Konkani, Goan 6,700 - - - - -
Kunchatiga 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
Kuravan (Christian traditions) 20 Tamil - - - 20 - -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Kuruba 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
 Ladakhi Unknown English - - - - - -
 Lakhera 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Lingader 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Lingayat 38,000 Kannada - - - - - 38,000
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Lohana 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 32,000 Hindi 32,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Gujarati 2,000 - - - - -
Madari (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Madgi 4,000 Telugu 3,600 - 400 - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 70 Telugu - - - 70 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Telugu 1,100 - - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) 677,000 Marathi 287,000 - 391,000 - 400 -
 Mahar (Christian traditions) 80,000 Marathi - - - 80,000 - -
 Mahishya 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Mahratta Jadhav 405,000 Marathi 405,000 - - - - 700
 Mahratta Konkani 31,000 Marathi 31,000 - - - - 60
 Mahratta Kunbi 983,000 Gujarati 983,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta Pawar 271,000 Marathi 270,000 - - - - 800
 Mahratta Shinde 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 3,212,000 Marathi 3,204,000 - - - - 7,300
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,000 -
 Mahyavanshi 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Mairal 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 300 Telugu - - - 300 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Telugu 3,000 - 90 - - -
 Mala Dasari 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Mala Jangam 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 2,400 Malayalam - - - 2,400 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 511,000 Hindi 511,000 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 21,000 Gujarati - 21,000 - - - -
Manbhav 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 7,100 Marathi 7,000 - 50 - - -
 Mangala 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Manne 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Mappila 700 Malayalam - 700 - - - -
 Maravan 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 50,000 Marathi - - - 50,000 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 412,000 Marathi 406,000 - 5,800 - 200 -
 Mazhabi (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Meitei unspecified 70 Meitei 70 - - - - -
 Memon 1,000 Gujarati - 1,000 - - - -
 Mizo 70 Mizo - - - 70 - -
Mizo Lushai 50 Mizo - - - 50 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Bengali 12,000 - - - - -
 Moghal 9,200 Urdu - 9,200 - - - -
 Momna 700 Gujarati - 700 - - - -
Mukkuvan (Christian traditions) Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
Mukri Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Munda 50 Mundari 50 - - - - -
 Munnur 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 200 Tamil - - - 200 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Tamil 1,500 - - - - -
 Nadia 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
 Naga 100 Nagamese - - - 100 - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 111,000 Hindi 111,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Naikda 600 Kannada 600 - - - - -
 Nair 5,200 Malayalam 5,200 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Nanbai 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Nandiwale 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
 Navithan 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Newah 70 Nepali 60 - - - - -
 Oraon 5,600 Kurux 5,400 30 20 90 - 30
 Paliya 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
Pallan (Christian traditions) 30 Tamil - - - 30 - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Tamil 1,800 - - - - -
Pangul 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Panka 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) 400 Tamil - - - 400 - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Tamil 1,000 - - - - -
 Pardhan 500 Pardhan 500 - - - - -
 Pardhi 14,000 Pardhi 14,000 50 20 - - 100
 Parsee 300 Gujarati - - - - - 300
 Pashtun Afridi 2,200 Urdu - 2,200 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
Pashtun Lodhi (Dalazak) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Pashtun Mohmand 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 38,000 Urdu - 38,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Pasi Kaithwan 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Pasi Rajpasi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Patelia 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Patharwat 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
Patralu 2,400 Odia 2,400 - - - - -
Patvekari (Hindu traditions) 900 Kannada 900 - - - - -
Patvekari (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Persian 1,700 Dari - 1,700 - - - -
Pindara 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Pinjara 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
 Pod 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Pomla Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Prabhu Kayastha 24,000 Marathi 24,000 - - - - -
Prabhu Patane 2,200 Marathi 2,200 - - - - -
 Pulayan unspecified 60 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
 Qassab 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Raddi 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Rai 40 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajpur 200 Konkani, Goan 200 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 53,000 Hindi 52,000 - - - - 800
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 3,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,900 -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Rajput Mahratta (Hindu traditions) 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Sisodia 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Raju 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
Ramoshi 185,000 Marathi 185,000 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Marathi 3,100 - - - - -
 Rathawa 50 Rathawi 50 - - - - -
 Rathia (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Ravalia 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
Sagar 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
 Sali 48,000 Kannada 48,000 - - - - -
Sangar 5,400 Marathi 5,400 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Santal (Sawntal) 80 Santhali 80 - - - - -
 Saora unspecified 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,000 -
 Sarki 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Sayyid 159,000 Urdu - 159,000 - - - -
Sayyid Husaini 2,400 Urdu - 2,400 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 2,800 Urdu - 2,800 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 31,000 Urdu - 31,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 5,300 Urdu - 5,300 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 428,000 Urdu - 428,000 - - - -
Shaikh Usmani 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
 Shenva (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Sherpa 20 Nepali - - 20 - - -
 Siddi (Muslim traditions) 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
 Silawat (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Sindhi (Muslim traditions) 300 Sindhi - 300 - - - -
Sindhollu 100 Telugu 80 - - - 20 -
 Sinhalese 90 Sinhala - - 90 - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 67,000 Hindi 66,000 - - - - 800
 Sonar (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Sonar Aksali 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 3,600 Malayalam - - - 3,600 - -
Takari 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Tamang 70 Nepali 50 - 20 - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 62,000 Hindi 62,000 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Tamil - 1,300 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 1,600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,600 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 77,000 Hindi 77,000 - - - - -
 Thakar 28,000 Marathi 28,000 - - - - -
 Thakkar 89,000 Marathi 88,000 100 40 40 - 200
 Thakuri 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Tharu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Tibetan 40 Tibetan, Central - - 40 - - -
 Tili 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Tipera Unknown Kok Borok - - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Tirmali 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Turkmen 100 Turkmen - 100 - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 65,000 Telugu 65,000 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga unspecified 7,200 Kannada 7,200 - - - - -
Valmiki (Buddhist traditions) 200 Hindi - - 200 - - -
Valmiki (Christian traditions) 500 Hindi - - - 500 - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - -
Valmiki (Muslim traditions) 3,000 Urdu - 3,000 - - - -
Valmiki (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Valmiki Mehtar 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Vaniyan 400 Tamil 200 - - 200 - -
 Vanjara 25,000 Marathi 25,000 - - - - -
Vannan (Christian traditions) 50 Tamil - - - 50 - -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 5,900 Tamil 5,900 - - - - -
 Varli 300 Varli 300 - - - - -
 Veerabhadreeya (Viramushti) 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
Velan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Vellalan Mudaliar 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Vellalan unspecified 300 Tamil 300 - - 20 - -
 Viswakarma Asari 500 Malayalam 500 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Kollan 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Viswakarma Thattan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 4,100 Telugu 4,100 - - - - -
Vitholia 40 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Yadav Ghosi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
 Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Yenadi 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Zarekari 400 Gujarati - 400 - - - -
  Totals:  550 11,363,000   503 9,788,000 758,000 400,000 158,000 32,000 228,000
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