Country:

India

State: Karnataka
District: Udupi

Number of People Groups

285

Unreached People Groups

261

Total Population

1,553,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

5.0 %

Hindu

87.2 %

Muslim

7.2 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.6 %
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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 47,000 Tamil 47,000 - 30 - - -
Adi Dravida Christian 1,400 Tamil - - - 1,400 - -
 Adi Karnataka 1,300 Kannada 1,300 - 30 - - -
Adi Karnataka Christian 20 Kannada - - - 20 - -
Agamudaiyan Mukkulattar 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 80 Tamil 80 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan unspecified 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Agri 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
Ajila Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Alambadi Kurichchan 400 Kurichiya 400 - - - - -
 Ambalavasi 1,800 Malayalam 1,800 - - - - -
 Ambattan (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Andh Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Anduran 1,100 Konkani 1,100 - - - - -
Anglo Indian 50 English - - - 50 - -
 Ansari 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
Anuppan 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Arab 30 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 30 - - - -
Arandan Unknown Aranadan - - - - - -
Arayan 400 Malayalam 400 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Arunthathiyar Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Badaga 30 Badaga 30 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bakuda 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
Balagai 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Kannada 1,800 - - - - -
Balija Bogam 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Bandi (Hindu traditions) 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 700 Hindi 400 - - - - 300
 Bania Chetti 3,600 Tamil 2,700 - - - - 800
 Bania unspecified 9,300 Hindi 5,800 - - - - 3,500
 Banijiga 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Lambadi 1,800 - - - - -
Bathada 2,800 Kannada 2,800 - - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Kannada 1,700 - - - - -
Beldar Mith Gauda 200 Konkani, Goan 200 - - - - -
Bellara 800 Kannada 800 - - - - -
Bhansala 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
Bharathar (Christian traditions) 90 Tamil - - - 90 - -
Bharathar (Hindu traditions) 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Bhatia (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 400 Hindi 300 20 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Boya 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Brahmin Chitpavan 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Christian 50 Tamil - - - 50 - -
 Brahmin Gaur 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Brahmin Havik 2,000 Kannada 2,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 9,400 Hindi 9,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kannada 5,300 Kannada 5,300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 4,900 Marathi 4,900 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 1,300 Marathi 1,300 - - - - -
Brahmin Mewada 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Brahmin Modh 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Brahmin Nagar 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Nambudiri 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 7,400 Hindi 7,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 60 Telugu 60 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 103,000 Hindi 102,000 - - - - 800
 Budega Jangam 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Byari (Beary) 55,000 Konkani - 55,000 - - - -
Chaliyan 2,500 Tulu 2,500 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Chaptegar 2,700 Konkani, Goan 2,700 - - - - -
Charodi 1,900 Konkani, Goan 1,800 - - 70 - -
 Chenna Dasar 80 Kannada 80 - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Malayalam 12,000 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian 2,300 Malayalam - - - 2,300 - -
 Chodhara 50 Chodri 50 - - - - -
 Christian 1,100 Hindi - - - 1,100 - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Devadiga (Hindu traditions) 55,000 Tulu 55,000 - - - - -
Devadiga Kalavant 900 Konkani 900 - - - - -
 Devanga 8,900 Kannada 8,700 - - 100 - 90
 Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Dhor Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Dom (Dombara) 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Galada Konkani 100 Tulu 100 - - - - -
 Gandla 5,100 Telugu 5,100 - - - - -
 Gangakula 7,600 Kannada 7,600 - - - - -
Gatti 2,600 Tulu 2,600 - - - - -
 Gauda 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
Ghadi 200 Konkani, Goan 200 - - - - -
 Goanese 2,200 Konkani, Goan - - - 2,200 - -
Godda 600 Kannada 500 - 30 - - -
 Gond unspecified 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Gondhali 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
Gopal 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Gosain unspecified 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Gowdulu 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Gudigar 100 Konkani 100 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Habura 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Hajam 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Hakki Pikki Unknown Vaagri Booli - - - - - -
Halsar 80 Kannada 80 - - - - -
 Halwakki Wakkal 2,900 Kannada 2,700 - - 200 - -
Hanabar 30,000 Tulu 30,000 - - - - -
 Hande Jogi 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Harkantra 1,200 Konkani, Goan 1,200 - - - - -
 Hasalaru 60 Tulu 60 - - - - -
Hasla 600 Kannada 600 - - - - -
 Holar Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Holaya 200 Kannada 200 - 40 - - -
Idayan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Ilavan 7,200 Malayalam 7,200 - - - - -
Ilavan Christian 800 Tamil - - - 800 - -
Iruliga 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Jambuvulu 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Jenu Kuruba 20 Kurumba, Jennu 20 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 4,700 Bengali 4,700 - - - - -
 Kachari (Hindu traditions) 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
Kadu Kuruba 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 243,000 Telugu 243,000 - - - - -
 Kalal Idiga 219,000 Telugu 219,000 - - - - -
Kalladi Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
Kallan unspecified Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Kamar 30 Kamar 30 - - - - -
Kamathi 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Kammara Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Kanakkan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Kaniyan 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Kavuthiyan 700 Malayalam 700 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Kodaga 80 Kodava 80 - - - - -
 Kokna 40 Kukna 40 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Koli of Gujarat 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Konda Kapu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Koracha, caste 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
Koracha, tribal 11,000 Tulu 10,000 30 - - - 60
 Korama unspecified 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Kori 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Kota Unknown Kota - - - - - -
Kotegar 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
Kudiya 20 Kudiya 20 - - - - -
 Kudumban 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Kudumi 21,000 Tamil 21,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 55,000 Hindi 55,000 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
Kunchatiga 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Kuruba 400 Kannada 400 - - 50 - -
 Lingayat 2,900 Kannada - - - - - 2,900
 Lohana Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Madari (Hindu traditions) 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 80 Telugu - - - 80 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) 300 Marathi 200 - 30 - - -
 Mahar (Christian traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 34,000 Marathi 34,000 - - - - -
 Mahyavanshi Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 20 Telugu - - - 20 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
Mala Sale Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 27,000 Malayalam - - - 27,000 - -
Malaikudi 2,000 Tulu 2,000 - - - - -
Malasar Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Malava 8,300 Tulu 8,300 - - - - -
Malayekandi 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Mangala 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Mannan, caste 1,100 Malayalam 1,100 - - - - -
 Mappila 8,900 Malayalam - 8,900 - - - -
Marata 40,000 Tulu 40,000 30 - - - 40
 Maravan 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Masan Jogi 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Meda Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Memon 30 Gujarati - 30 - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
Moger Moyon 1,100 Kannada 1,100 - - - - -
 Moger unspecified 6,800 Kannada 6,700 - - - - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Malayalam 1,600 - - - - -
Mukkuvan (Muslim traditions) 30 Malayalam - 30 - - - -
Mukri 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
Mundala 6,000 Kannada 6,000 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 900 Tamil - - - 900 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 4,500 Tamil 4,500 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Naikda 5,700 Kannada 5,700 20 - - - -
 Nair 43,000 Malayalam 43,000 - - - - -
Nalakeyava 1,300 Kannada 1,300 - - - - -
Nalkadaya 400 Tulu 400 - - - - -
Navait 1,200 Konkani - 1,200 - - - -
 Navithan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Nayadi 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
Palleyan 90 Tamil 90 - - - - -
Palluvan 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
Pambada 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Pan 700 Odia 700 - - - - -
 Panan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Pandaram 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Panditattan 80 Malayalam 80 - - - - -
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) 50 Tamil - - - 50 - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
Paravan (Christian traditions) 500 Tamil - - - 500 - -
 Paravan (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Malayalam 1,400 - - - - -
 Parsee Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Patramela 2,000 Konkani 2,000 - - - - -
Prabhu Kayastha 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
Pulayan Thanda 1,000 Malayalam 1,000 - - - - -
 Pulayan unspecified 4,100 Malayalam 4,100 - - - - -
Rajpur 23,000 Konkani, Goan 23,000 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
Ramoshi Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Raneyar 1,200 Kannada 1,200 - - - - -
 Ravalia 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Sali 8,700 Kannada 8,700 - - - - -
Samagara 2,400 Kannada 2,400 - - - - -
 Samanthan 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Samban 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Satani 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Sayyid 7,600 Urdu - 7,600 - - - -
Sayyid Husaini 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 3,800 Urdu - 3,800 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 30,000 Urdu - 30,000 - - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Sillekyatha 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Somvanshi 5,500 Marathi 5,500 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - 100
Sudra 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Sudri 500 Tulu - - - 500 - -
 Syrian Christian 40,000 Malayalam - - - 40,000 - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 600 Tamil - 600 - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
Thandan (Hindu traditions) 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Thoti, caste 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Tipera Unknown Kok Borok - - - - - -
Tirmali 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Toda 100 Toda 100 - - - - -
 Urali 25,000 Malayalam 25,000 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 3,800 Telugu 3,800 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga unspecified 76,000 Kannada 76,000 - - - - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Vaniyan 400 Tamil 300 - - 100 - -
Vannan (Christian traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
Velakkithalanayan 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
Velan 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Vellalan unspecified 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
Veluthadanayar 1,600 Malayalam 1,600 - - - - -
Vettuvan 70 Malayalam 70 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Asari 4,400 Malayalam 4,400 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Kollan 1,500 Malayalam 1,500 - - - - -
Viswakarma Thattan 1,400 Malayalam 1,400 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 48,000 Telugu 48,000 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Yadav Ghosi 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Yenadi 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Yerava Unknown Ravula - - - - - -
 Yerukula 30 Yerukula 30 - - - - -
  Totals:  285 1,553,000   261 1,354,000 112,000 200 77,000 200 8,600
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