Country:

India

Province / State: Meghalaya
District: Garo Hills, West

Number of People Groups

77

Unreached People Groups

57

Total Population

576,000

Buddhist

0.6 %

Christian

62.7 %

Hindu

17.4 %

Muslim

15.8 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

3.3 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ahom 90 Assamese 90 - - - - -
 Angami Unknown Naga, Angami - - - - - -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 4,000 Assamese ☀︎ - 4,000 - - - -
Bania Brittal 80 Assamese ☀︎ 80 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 200 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - 50
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Bhotia Tibetan 20 Sikkimese ☀︎ - - 20 - - -
 Bhuinmali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Boro (India) 1,400 - - 80 - -
Brahmin Bengali 70 Bengali ☀︎ 70 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Christian 100 Hindi - - - 100 - -
Dai (Muslim traditions) 300 Bengali ☀︎ - 300 - - - -
 Dalu 500 Bengali ☀︎ - 500 - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi ☀︎ 30 - - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Drukpa 20 Dzongkha ☀︎ - - 20 - - -
Dulia Unknown Bengali ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Dura 20 Odia - - 20 - - -
 Garo (A-chik Mande) 383,000 Garo 1,800 1,300 2,300 359,000 100 18,000
 Gurung Ghaleg 200 Nepali - - 200 - - -
 Hajang 36,000 Bengali 36,000 50 - 200 - 20
Hajang Banai 3,800 Bengali 3,800 - - 20 - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Hira 30 Assamese ☀︎ 30 - - - - -
 Jalkeot 20 Assamese 20 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 30 -
 Jhalo Malo 1,400 Bengali 1,400 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Kachari Dimasa 100 Dimasa 80 - - 20 - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 80 Bengali ☀︎ 80 - - - - -
 Kalu 300 Bengali ☀︎ - 300 - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Khasi 300 Khasi 30 - 20 300 - -
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Koch 25,000 - - 100 - 40
 Kuki Chin 900 Chin, Thado 100 - - 700 - 30
 Magar 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Mahishya 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Meitei unspecified 40 Meitei 40 - - - - -
 Mizo 70 Mizo - - - 70 - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Naga 30 Nagamese - - - 30 - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - 20 - - -
 Namassej Chandel 400 Bengali 400 - 20 - - -
 Paliya 20 Bengali ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 100 Urdu ☀︎ - 100 - - - -
 Patni (Hindu traditions) 400 Bengali ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Pnar Unknown Pnar - - - - - -
 Rabha 19,000 Assamese 19,000 40 - 200 - 60
 Rai 700 Nepali 70 - - 30 - 600
 Rajbansi Unknown Bengali ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 7,700 Bengali 7,600 - 80 60 - 30
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi ☀︎ 30 - - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - - -
Ranabhat 20 Assamese ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Rongmei Unknown Naga, Inpui - - - - - -
 Sayyid 900 Urdu ☀︎ - 900 - - - -
 Shaikh Faruqi 300 Urdu ☀︎ - 300 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 2,600 Urdu ☀︎ - 2,600 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 400 Bengali ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 80,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 80,000 - - - -
Shan 60 Shan - - 60 - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 70 Nepali 30 - - - - 40
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Tai Man 900 Phake 20 - 900 - - -
 Tamang 200 Nepali 50 - 100 - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 40 Bengali ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Thadou 20 Chin, Thado - - - 20 - -
 Thakuri Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Tibetan 30 Tibetan, Central - - 30 - - -
 Tipera Unknown Kok Borok - - - - - -
 Tiyar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Valmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Valmiki Mehtar 20 Hindi ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi ☀︎ 80 - - - - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu 300 Nepali 20 - - - - 300
  Totals:  77 576,000   57 100,000 91,000 3,700 361,000 200 19,000
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