Number of People Groups

275

Unreached People Groups

265

Total Population

2,533,000

Buddhist

1.7 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

72.5 %

Muslim

17.3 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

8.4 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Adi Karnataka 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan unspecified 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
Ajna 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Andh 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
Anglo Indian 100 English - - - 100 - -
 Ansari 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Badaga 30 Badaga 30 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Baghban (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Kannada 33,000 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 600 Hindi 400 - - - - 100
Bania Chaturth 200 Marathi - - - - - 200
 Bania Chetti 4,600 Tamil 1,800 - - - - 2,800
Bania Kasar 200 Hindi 90 - - - - 80
 Bania Komti 1,900 Telugu 1,600 - - - - 200
 Bania Mahur Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Bania Marwadi 100 Marwari 100 - - - - -
Bania Pancham 200 Kannada - - - - - 200
Bania Trivarnika Vaisya 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 32,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - 5,100
 Banijiga 25,000 Kannada 25,000 - - - - -
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 184,000 Lambadi 184,000 - 100 - - -
 Banjara Rathod (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Lambadi 18,000 - - - - -
Bant Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Basor 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Bavcha Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 87,000 Kannada 87,000 - - - - -
Bedar Bile 3,500 Kannada 3,500 - - - - -
Bedar Kakamundi 1,400 Telugu 1,400 - - - - -
Bedar Kare 3,500 Kannada 3,500 - - - - -
Bedar Kashmir (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
Bedar Naik Makkalu 3,500 Kannada 3,500 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Kannada 26,000 - - - - -
Beldar Katani Uppara 900 Kannada 900 - - - - -
Beldar Lonari (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Kannada 2,800 - - - - -
Beldar Narmada Uppara 2,500 Kannada 2,500 - - - - -
 Bhampta 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Bhansala 1,700 Marathi 1,700 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bhisti 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Bidur 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Bind Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Bohra 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Boya 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Chitpavan 800 Marathi 800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Deshastha 1,800 Marathi 1,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaud Saraswat 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kannada 11,000 Kannada 11,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Karhada 1,900 Marathi 1,900 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 1,200 Marathi 1,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 73,000 Hindi 71,000 - - - - 2,200
 Budega Jangam 2,300 Telugu 2,300 - - - - -
Byagara Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 3,200 Kannada 3,100 - 50 - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 89,000 Hindi 89,000 - 200 - - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Chapparband (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Kannada 2,000 - - - - -
 Chapparband (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Chenchu 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Chenna Dasar 3,200 Kannada 3,200 - - - - -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Chitara 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Chodhara 20 Chodri 20 - - - - -
 Christian 800 Hindi - - - 800 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Marathi 2,600 - - - - -
 Dakkal Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Devadiga (Hindu traditions) 4,700 Tulu 4,700 - - - - -
 Devanga 20,000 Kannada 20,000 - - - - -
 Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 218,000 Gujarati 218,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Dhobi Parit 1,200 Marathi 1,200 - - - - -
 Dhor 4,000 Marathi 4,000 - - - - -
Dom (Dombara) 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Dubla unspecified Unknown Dubli - - - - - -
Durgamurgi 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Gamit 30 Gamit 30 - - - - -
 Gandla 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Gangakula 111,000 Kannada 111,000 - - - - -
Gantichore 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Gawli 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Ghisadi 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Giddikki 90 Konkani 90 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Gondhali 1,500 Marathi 1,500 - - - - -
Gopal 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Gosain unspecified 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Gosangi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Gowdulu 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Gudigar 200 Konkani 200 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Hajam 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Hakki Pikki 80 Vaagri Booli 80 - - - - -
Halsar Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Halwakki Wakkal 24,000 Kannada 24,000 - - - - -
Hanabar 1,300 Tulu 1,300 - - - - -
 Hande Jogi 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Hasalaru Unknown Tulu - - - - - -
 Hatkar 34,000 Marathi 34,000 - - - - -
 Holar 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Holaya 130,000 Kannada 88,000 - 42,000 - - -
 Ilavan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Iruliga 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Jatigar 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Jenu Kuruba 30 Kurumba, Jennu 30 - - - - -
 Jingar 1,100 Marwari 1,100 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Kadia (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Kannada 22,000 - - - - -
Kadu Kuruba 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 16,000 Kannada 16,000 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Telugu 1,100 - - - - -
 Kalal Idiga 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Kalavant 1,900 Kannada 1,900 - - - - -
 Kamar 30 Kamar 30 - - - - -
Kamathi 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Kammara 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
Kanai 2,200 Urdu - 2,200 - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 1,500 Telugu 1,500 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 500 Marathi 500 - - - - 30
Kasar Otari 100 Telugu 90 - - - - 30
 Kathodi 20 Marathi - - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Khoja 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Kolhati 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 6,100 Marathi 6,000 20 - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 800 Marathi 800 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Koli of Gujarat 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Koracha, caste 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Korama Kunchi 1,100 Kannada 1,100 - - - - -
 Korama unspecified 13,000 Kannada 13,000 - 20 - - -
 Korwa 10,000 Telugu 10,000 - - - - -
 Koshti 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 6,900 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Gujarati 2,500 - - - - -
Kunchatiga 11,000 Kannada 11,000 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kuruba 235,000 Kannada 234,000 - - 600 - -
 Kuruman 20 Kurumba, Betta 20 - - - - -
 Lakhera Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Lingader Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Lingayat 199,000 Kannada - - - - - 199,000
 Lohana 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Madari (Hindu traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 900 Telugu - - - 900 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Telugu 5,700 - 50 50 - -
 Madiga (Muslim traditions) 100 Telugu - 100 - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) 40 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Mahar (Christian traditions) 80 Marathi - - - 80 - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 2,600 Gujarati 2,600 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 91,000 Marathi 90,000 - - - - 700
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Mala Jangam 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 70 Malayalam - - - 70 - -
Malaikudi Unknown Tulu - - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
 Mangala 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Maravan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Masan Jogi 1,800 Kannada 1,800 - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 70 Marathi - - - 70 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Mawalud 15,000 Urdu - 15,000 - - - -
Meda 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
 Memon 600 Gujarati - 600 - - - -
 Mitha Ayyalvar 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Moger unspecified Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Moghal 3,400 Urdu - 3,400 - - - -
Mundala 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 20 Tamil - - - 20 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
 Nagarchi (Muslim traditions) 60 Sadri - 60 - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 9,700 Hindi 9,700 - - - - -
 Naikda 27,000 Kannada 27,000 200 - - - 400
 Nair 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
Nalband 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Navithan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Pangul 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
 Pardhi 1,700 Pardhi 1,600 - - - - -
 Parsee Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Pashtun Afridi 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 7,300 Urdu - 7,300 - - - -
 Patharwat 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Patralu 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
Patvekari (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Kannada 1,100 - - - - -
Patvekari (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Perka 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Pichakuntla 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Pindara 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Pinjara 21,000 Urdu - 21,000 - - - -
Prabhu Kayastha 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Qassab 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Raddi 18,000 Kannada 18,000 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 7,000 Hindi 6,900 - - - - 200
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Ramoshi 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Marathi 4,400 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Sali 13,000 Kannada 12,000 - - - - 400
Samagara 16,000 Kannada 16,000 - - - - -
Sardar (Hindu traditions) 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Sayyid 29,000 Urdu - 29,000 - - - -
Sayyid Husaini 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 2,800 Urdu - 2,800 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 42,000 Urdu - 42,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 292,000 Urdu - 292,000 - - - -
Shaikh Usmani 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
Shinligar 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Silawat (Hindu traditions) 8,100 Hindi 8,100 - - - - -
 Sillekyatha 700 Kannada 700 - - - - -
Sindhollu 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Somvanshi 6,100 Marathi 6,100 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 9,500 Hindi 9,500 - - - - 40
Sonar Bail Pattur 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 70 Malayalam - - - 70 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 300 Tamil - 300 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
 Thakkar 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Thoti, caste 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Tibetan 100 Tibetan, Central - - 100 - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Telugu 27,000 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga unspecified 49,000 Kannada 49,000 - - - - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Valmiki (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Vaniyan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Vellalan unspecified 800 Tamil 800 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Panchal 1,600 Kannada 1,600 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 40,000 Telugu 40,000 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 2,600 Telugu 2,600 - - - - -
 Yenadi 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Yerava 40 Ravula - - - 30 - -
 Yerukula 70 Yerukula 70 - - - - -
  Totals:  275 2,533,000   265 1,837,000 438,000 43,000 2,800 600 212,000
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