Country:

India

Province / State: Karnataka
District: Uttara Kannada

Number of People Groups

294

Unreached People Groups

278

Total Population

1,863,000

Buddhist

0.8 %

Christian

2.8 %

Hindu

83.5 %

Muslim

12.0 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.9 %
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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 1,000 Tamil 1,000 - - - - -
Adi Dravida Christian 50 Tamil - - - 50 - -
 Adi Karnataka 800 Kannada 700 - 90 - - -
 Adiyan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan unspecified 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 7,500 Kannada 7,500 - - - - -
 Aghori 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Agri 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Ajna Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Andh 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
Anglo Indian 100 English - - - 100 - -
 Ansari 1,900 Urdu - 1,900 - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Arunthathiyar 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Badaga Unknown Badaga - - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Badhai Konkani 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Bakad 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Balagai Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 90 Kannada 90 - - - - -
Bandi (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 400 Hindi 200 - - - - 200
Bania Chaturth 100 Marathi - - - - - 100
 Bania Chetti 1,500 Tamil 1,300 - - - - 200
 Bania Komti 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 17,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - 1,600
 Banijiga 90 Kannada 90 - - - - -
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 9,400 Lambadi 9,300 - 100 - - -
 Banjara Rathod (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Lambadi 1,500 - - - - -
Bant 1,500 Kannada 1,500 - - - - -
 Basor 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 3,100 Kannada 3,100 - - - - -
Bedar Bile 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
Bedar Kare 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
Bedar Naik Makkalu 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 4,500 Kannada 4,400 - 80 - - -
Beldar Mith Gauda 800 Konkani, Goan 800 - - - - -
Beldar Narmada Uppara 800 Kannada 800 - - - - -
Beldar Sunkar 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Bellara Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Bhandari 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
Bhansala 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Bhottada 1,600 Kuvi 1,600 - - - - -
 Boya 9,500 Telugu 9,500 - - - - -
Brahmin Anavada 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Chitpavan 24,000 Marathi 24,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Deshastha 2,400 Marathi 2,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaud Saraswat 38,000 Marathi 38,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 7,100 Hindi 7,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Havik 8,500 Kannada 8,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 6,800 Hindi 6,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kannada 9,200 Kannada 9,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Karhada 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 5,300 Marathi 5,300 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 5,900 Marathi 5,900 - - - - -
Brahmin Nambudiri 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 8,200 Hindi 8,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 166,000 Hindi 165,000 - - - - 1,500
 Budega Jangam 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Byagara Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Byari (Beary) 6,600 Konkani - 6,600 - - - -
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Chalvadi 15,000 Kannada 14,000 - 1,000 - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 13,000 - 500 - - -
Chandala 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
Charodi 300 Konkani, Goan 300 - - - - -
 Chenchu 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Chenna Dasar 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian 200 Malayalam - - - 200 - -
 Chodhara Unknown Chodri - - - - - -
 Christian 700 Hindi - - - 700 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,500 - 60 - - -
 Devadiga (Hindu traditions) 32,000 Tulu 28,000 - 4,100 - - -
Devadiga Kalavant 6,100 Konkani 6,100 - - - - -
 Devanga 600 Kannada 600 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 3,200 Gujarati 3,200 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 14,000 - 1,300 - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Dhobi Parit 6,600 Marathi 6,100 - 500 - - -
 Dhor 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Dom (Dombara) 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Galada Konkani 500 Tulu 500 - - - - -
 Gamit 30 Gamit 30 - - - - -
 Gangakula 36,000 Kannada 36,000 - - - - -
Gantichore Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Gauda 60 Odia 60 - - - - -
Gawli 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
Ghadi 4,200 Konkani, Goan 4,200 - - - - -
 Giddikki 64,000 Konkani 64,000 - - - - -
 Goanese 42,000 Konkani, Goan - - - 42,000 - -
Godda Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 9,300 Hindi 9,300 - - - - -
Gondaru 95,000 Kannada 95,000 - 500 - - -
 Gondhali 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Gopal 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Gosain unspecified 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Gosangi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Gudigar 700 Konkani 700 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Habura 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Hakki Pikki 200 Vaagri Booli 200 - - - - -
Halleer 3,600 Konkani, Goan 3,500 - 100 - - -
Halsar 8,500 Kannada 8,500 - - - - -
 Halwakki Wakkal 82,000 Kannada 80,000 - 1,500 - - -
Hanabar 3,100 Tulu 3,100 - - - - -
 Hande Jogi 90 Kannada 90 - - - - -
Harkantra 20,000 Konkani, Goan 20,000 - - - - -
 Hasalaru 20 Tulu 20 - - - - -
Hasla 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
 Holar 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Holaya 1,900 Kannada 400 - 1,600 - - -
 Ilavan 400 Malayalam 400 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Jenu Kuruba 20 Kurumba, Jennu 20 - - - - -
 Jingar 200 Marwari 200 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Bengali 1,900 - - - - -
 Kachari (Hindu traditions) 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Kadia (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Kannada 3,600 - - - - -
Kadu Kuruba 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 2,600 Kannada 2,600 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
 Kakkalan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 125,000 Telugu 125,000 - 500 - - -
 Kalal Idiga 132,000 Telugu 131,000 - 500 - - -
 Kamar 30 Kamar 30 - - - - -
Kamathi 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
Kanakkan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 700 Marathi 700 - - - - 50
Kasar Otari 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kathodi Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Gujarati 17,000 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Khoja 60 Gujarati - 60 - - - -
 Kokna 4,400 Kukna 4,400 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 2,000 Marathi 1,900 - 90 - - -
 Koli Malhar 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Koli of Gujarat 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
Kolupulvandlu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Komarpaik 25,000 Konkani 25,000 - - - - -
 Koracha, caste 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Koracha, tribal 80 Tulu 80 - - - - -
 Korama unspecified 2,500 Kannada 2,500 - - - - -
 Korwa 2,600 Telugu 2,600 - - - - -
Kotegar 1,000 Kannada 1,000 - - - - -
Kudavakkal 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Kudiya Unknown Kudiya - - - - - -
 Kudumi 3,400 Tamil 3,400 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - 70 - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Gujarati 18,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Anjna 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Kunbi Kadwa 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Kunbi Konkani 2,100 Konkani, Goan 2,100 - - - - -
 Kunbi Lewa 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Kunchatiga 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kuruba 3,500 Kannada 3,500 - - - - -
 Lingayat 13,000 Kannada - - - - - 13,000
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
Madari (Hindu traditions) 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 200 Telugu - - - 200 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Telugu 1,800 - 90 - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) 1,600 Marathi 900 - 600 - - -
 Mahar (Christian traditions) 500 Marathi - - - 500 - -
Mahratta Gomatang 8,500 Marathi 8,500 - - - - -
 Mahratta Konkani 14,000 Marathi 14,000 - - - - 90
 Mahratta Kunbi 4,600 Gujarati 4,600 - - - - -
 Mahratta Shinde 1,100 Marathi 1,100 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 114,000 Marathi 114,000 - - - - 300
 Mala (Christian traditions) 30 Telugu - - - 30 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Telugu 1,700 - 50 - - -
 Mala Dasari 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Mala Sale Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 800 Malayalam - - - 800 - -
Malava 2,100 Tulu 2,100 - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Hindi 5,700 - 80 - - -
 Mangala 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Manne Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mappila 500 Malayalam - 500 - - - -
 Maravan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Masan Jogi 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
Masthi 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Meda 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Memon 70 Gujarati - 70 - - - -
Moger Moyon 3,300 Kannada 3,200 - 60 - - -
 Moger unspecified 16,000 Kannada 16,000 - 200 - - -
 Moghal 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
Mukkuvan (Christian traditions) 20 Malayalam - - - 20 - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 70 Malayalam 70 - - - - -
Mukri 12,000 Kannada 12,000 - - - - -
 Muthuvan 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 2,900 Tamil - - - 2,900 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 8,600 Tamil 8,600 - - - - -
 Nadia 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Naikda 13,000 Kannada 13,000 40 - - - -
 Nair 64,000 Malayalam 64,000 - - - - -
Navait 8,300 Konkani - 8,300 - - - -
 Navithan 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
 Nayadi 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Padiar 1,100 Konkani, Goan 1,100 - - - - -
Pale 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Panchama 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Pardhan 60 Pardhan 60 - - - - -
 Pashtun Afridi 1,200 Urdu - 1,200 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
Pashtun Khan 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Pashtun Lodhi (Dalazak) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Pashtun Mohmand 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 1,200 Urdu - 1,200 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 17,000 Urdu - 17,000 - - - -
Patvekari (Hindu traditions) 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
Patvekari (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Pinjara 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Prabhu Kayastha 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Pulayan unspecified 500 Malayalam 500 - - - - -
 Raddi Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
Ramoshi 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Rathawa Unknown Rathawi - - - - - -
 Sali 1,800 Kannada 1,800 - - - - -
Samagara 800 Kannada 700 - 30 - - -
Sangar 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
Sardar (Hindu traditions) 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
 Sayyid 14,000 Urdu - 14,000 - - - -
Sayyid Husaini 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 18,000 Urdu - 18,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 4,100 Urdu - 4,100 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 128,000 Urdu - 128,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Usmani 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Siddi (Hindu traditions) 8,600 Kannada 5,200 - - 3,400 - -
 Siddi (Muslim traditions) 3,800 Gujarati - 3,800 - - - -
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Silawat (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Sillekyatha 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
Soligaru Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Somvanshi 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 35,000 Hindi 34,000 - 60 - - 100
Sudra 5,200 Marathi 5,000 - - 100 - -
Sunri (Muslim traditions) 11,000 Konkani, Goan - 11,000 - - - -
 Syrian Christian 1,200 Malayalam - - - 1,200 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 300 Tamil - 300 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 7,500 Hindi 7,500 - - - - -
 Thakkar 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
 Thoti, caste 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Tibetan 1,200 Tibetan, Central - - 1,200 - - -
Tirmali 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Telugu 21,000 - 300 - - -
 Vakkaliga unspecified 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Valluvan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Valmiki (Buddhist traditions) 30 Hindi - - 30 - - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
Vaniyan 80 Tamil 70 - - - - -
Vannan (Christian traditions) 100 Tamil - - - 100 - -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Vellalan unspecified 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Asari 1,700 Malayalam 1,700 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Kollan 600 Malayalam 600 - - - - -
Viswakarma Thattan 600 Malayalam 600 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 62,000 Telugu 62,000 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Yenadi 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
Yerava Unknown Ravula - - - - - -
  Totals:  294 1,863,000   278 1,555,000 223,000 15,000 52,000 300 18,000
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