Number of People Groups

443

Unreached People Groups

412

Total Population

11,203,000

Buddhist

0.1 %

Christian

5.2 %

Hindu

79.9 %

Muslim

12.6 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

2.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 19,000 Telugu 19,000 - - 200 - -
Adi Andhra Christian 8,000 Telugu - - - 8,000 - -
 Adi Dravida 354,000 Tamil 353,000 - 200 700 20 -
Adi Dravida Christian 70,000 Tamil - - - 70,000 - -
 Adi Karnataka 529,000 Kannada 525,000 - 3,200 900 50 -
Adi Karnataka Christian 105,000 Kannada - - - 105,000 - -
 Adiyan 500 Malayalam 400 - - 70 - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 9,900 Tamil 9,900 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan unspecified 13,000 Tamil 13,000 - - - - -
Ager (Hindu traditions) 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
Ajila 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
 Ambalavasi 3,400 Malayalam 3,400 - - - - -
Ambalavasi Tottiyan Naicker 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Ambattan (Hindu traditions) 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Andh 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
Anglo Indian 49,000 English - - - 49,000 - -
 Ansari 23,000 Urdu - 23,000 - - - -
 Arab 100 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken - 100 - - - -
 Arasu 12,000 Kannada 12,000 - - - - -
Arayan 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Arunthathiyar 800 Tamil 800 - - - - -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 20 Assamese - 20 - - - -
Ayyanavar 70 Malayalam 70 - - - - -
 Badaga 1,900 Badaga 1,900 - - 30 - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bagdi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Baira 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bakad 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Bakuda 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
Balagai 1,000 Kannada 1,000 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 315,000 Kannada 308,000 - - - - 7,100
Balija Bogam 6,500 Telugu 6,400 - - - - 100
Balija Dasari 28,000 Kannada 28,000 - - - - 500
Bandi (Hindu traditions) 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Bangali (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 2,600 Hindi 1,900 - - - - 700
 Bania Chetti 7,800 Tamil 1,400 - - - - 6,400
Bania Gujar 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Bania Irupathi Nalu Manai Chetti 5,300 Telugu 4,200 - - - - 1,100
 Bania Jaiswal 1,100 Hindi 400 - - - - 700
 Bania Komti 2,500 Telugu 2,500 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 1,200 Hindi 200 - - - - 1,000
 Bania Porwal 1,000 Hindi 300 - - - - 800
Bania Ummad 500 Hindi 100 - - - - 400
 Bania unspecified 108,000 Hindi 65,000 - - - - 43,000
 Banijiga 235,000 Kannada 234,000 - - 1,000 - -
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 28,000 Lambadi 28,000 - 20 - - -
 Banjara Rathod (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Lambadi 1,100 - - - - -
Banka 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
Barda 100 Marathi 80 - - 20 - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Basor 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
Bathada Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Bauri 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Bavcha 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 148,000 Kannada 148,000 - - - - -
Bedar Bile 9,400 Kannada 9,400 - - - - -
Bedar Kakamundi 9,400 Telugu 9,400 - - - - -
Bedar Kare 9,400 Kannada 9,400 - - - - -
Bedar Naik Makkalu 9,400 Kannada 9,400 - - - - -
Beg 300 Bengali - 300 - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Kannada 20,000 - - - - -
Beldar Lonari (Hindu traditions) 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Beldar Sunkar 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Bellara 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
Bhansala 900 Marathi 900 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 300 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Bhottada 30 Kuvi 30 - - - - -
 Bind 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
 Boya 38,000 Telugu 38,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Brahmin Anavada 2,000 Gujarati 2,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Anavala 80 Gujarati 80 - - - - -
 Brahmin Audich 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Chitpavan 5,500 Marathi 5,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Christian 200 Tamil - - - 200 - -
Brahmin Daima 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Deshastha 12,000 Marathi 12,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaud Saraswat 3,600 Marathi 3,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Iyer 12,000 Tamil 12,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 8,100 Hindi 8,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kannada 56,000 Kannada 56,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Karhada 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Brahmin Khedawal 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 16,000 Marathi 16,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 8,400 Marathi 8,400 - - - - -
Brahmin Mewada 1,900 Gujarati 1,900 - - - - -
Brahmin Modh 700 Gujarati 700 - - - - -
Brahmin Nagar 1,400 Gujarati 1,400 - - - - -
Brahmin Nambudiri 600 Malayalam 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 3,900 Hindi 3,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Sholiar 5,300 Tamil 5,300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Srigaud 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 22,000 Tamil 22,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 28,000 Telugu 28,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 548,000 Hindi 528,000 - - - - 21,000
Brahmin Vadama 2,600 Tamil 2,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Velanadu 2,600 Telugu 2,600 - - - - -
 Budega Jangam 1,900 Telugu 1,900 - - - - -
 Burmese 50 Burmese - - 50 - - -
Byagara 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
Byari (Beary) 15,000 Konkani - 15,000 - - - -
 Chain 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Chalvadi 3,000 Kannada 2,900 - 50 - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
Chandala 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Chenchu 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Chenna Dasar 1,200 Kannada 1,200 - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 400 Malayalam 400 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian 300 Malayalam - - - 300 - -
 Chhetri 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Chodhara 50 Chodri 40 - - - - -
 Christian 30,000 Hindi - - - 30,000 - -
 Dakkal 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 62,000 Hindi 62,000 - - - - -
 Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Devanga 135,000 Kannada 123,000 - - 12,000 - -
 Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 1,100 Gujarati 1,100 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 134,000 Hindi 134,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 18,000 Urdu - 18,000 - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Dhor 800 Marathi 800 - - - - -
Dom (Dombara) 1,300 Telugu 1,300 - - - - -
 Dubla unspecified 30 Dubli 30 - - - - -
Ellamalawar 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Faqir 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Gadaba 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
 Gamit 50 Gamit 50 - - - - -
 Gandla 7,200 Telugu 7,200 - - - - -
 Gangakula 141,000 Kannada 141,000 - - - - -
Gantichore 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Gavara 700 Malayalam 700 - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Goanese 44,000 Konkani, Goan - - - 44,000 - -
Godda 200 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Gosain unspecified 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Gosangi (Hindu traditions) 60 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Gowdulu 700 Kannada 700 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Hadi 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Hajam 2,600 Urdu - 2,600 - - - -
 Hakki Pikki 1,000 Vaagri Booli 1,000 - - - - -
Halleer Unknown Konkani, Goan - - - - - -
Halsar 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 70 Chinese, Mandarin - - 70 - - -
 Hande Jogi 3,100 Kannada 3,100 - - - - -
 Hasalaru 50 Tulu 40 - - - - -
 Holar 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Holaya 16,000 Kannada 15,000 - 1,200 - - -
Holaya Dasar Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Ilavan 27,000 Malayalam 27,000 - - - - -
Ilavan Christian 900 Tamil - - - 900 - -
 Irular 100 Irula 100 - - - - -
Iruliga 1,900 Kannada 1,900 - - - - -
Jaggali 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Jambuvulu 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 7,500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 7,500 -
Javeri 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Jenu Kuruba 600 Kurumba, Jennu 600 - - - - -
 Jew, South Asian 90 Marathi - - - - - 90
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 49,000 Bengali 49,000 - - - - -
 Kabirpanthi 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Kadaiyar 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Kadu Kuruba 2,100 Kannada 2,100 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 46,000 Kannada 46,000 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 1,200 Tamil 1,200 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 48,000 Telugu 48,000 - - - - -
 Kalal Idiga 28,000 Telugu 28,000 - - - - -
Kalavant 600 Kannada 600 - - - - -
Kalladi 60 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
Kallan Tondaman 1,100 Tamil 1,100 - - - - -
Kallan unspecified 1,100 Tamil 1,100 - - - - -
Kamathi 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Kanakkan 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
 Kaora 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 3,200 Telugu 3,200 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 14,000 Telugu 14,000 - - 200 - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Marathi 2,100 - - - - 200
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 200 Kashmiri - 200 - - - -
 Kathodi 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Kattunayakan 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Khandait 40 Odia 40 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Gujarati 3,200 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 5,400 Hindi 5,400 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 6,900 Marathi 6,900 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Koli of Gujarat 3,800 Gujarati 3,800 - - - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Kolupulvandlu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Konda Kapu 5,900 Telugu 5,300 200 - 300 - 40
 Koracha, caste 2,400 Kannada 2,400 - - - - -
Koracha, tribal 100 Tulu 100 - - - - -
Korama Kunchi 1,200 Kannada 1,200 - - - - -
 Korama unspecified 13,000 Kannada 13,000 - - - - -
 Kori 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Koshti 21,000 Marathi 21,000 - - 400 - -
Kota 40 Kota 30 - - - - -
Kotegar 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
 Koya unspecified 60 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Krishnanvak 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Kudiya 20 Kudiya 20 - - - - -
 Kudumban 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Kudumi 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 68,000 Hindi 68,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Gujarati 1,000 - - 60 - -
Kunbi Anjna 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
Kunchatiga 74,000 Kannada 74,000 - - - - -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
 Kuruba 483,000 Kannada 453,000 - - 29,000 - -
 Kuruman 200 Kurumba, Betta 200 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
Lingader 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Lingayat 138,000 Kannada - - - 100 - 138,000
 Lohana 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Madari (Hindu traditions) 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 6,500 Telugu - - - 6,500 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Telugu 33,000 - 300 90 - -
 Magar 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) 300 Marathi 300 - 50 - - -
 Mahar (Christian traditions) 7,100 Marathi - - - 7,100 - -
 Mahishya 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 4,900 Gujarati 4,900 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 148,000 Marathi 147,000 - - - - 800
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Mahyavanshi Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Maila Unknown Tulu - - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 2,500 Telugu - - - 2,500 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 6,100 Telugu 6,100 - - - - -
 Mala Dasari 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Mala Sale 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 75,000 Malayalam - - - 75,000 - -
 Malai Vedan 1,100 Malayalam 1,100 - - 30 - -
Malaikudi 40 Tulu 40 - - - - -
Malasar 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Malayali 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
Manbhav 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Mangala 20,000 Telugu 20,000 - - - - -
Manne Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mappila 11,000 Malayalam - 11,000 - - - -
 Maravan 10,000 Tamil 10,000 - - - - -
 Masan Jogi 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
Masthi Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 500 Marathi - - - 500 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Mavilan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Meda 2,900 Kannada 2,800 30 - - - 50
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Meitei unspecified 50 Meitei 50 - - - - -
 Memon 300 Gujarati - 300 - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Bengali 5,300 - - - - -
 Moger unspecified 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Moghal 20,000 Urdu - 20,000 - - - -
 Momna 90 Gujarati - 90 - - - -
Mukkuvan (Christian traditions) 2,500 Malayalam - - - 2,500 - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Malayalam 2,400 - - - - -
Mukkuvan (Muslim traditions) 90 Malayalam - 90 - - - -
Mukri 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Mundala 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Munnur 7,100 Telugu 7,100 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 6,100 Telugu 6,100 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 19,000 Tamil - - - 19,000 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 33,000 Tamil 33,000 - - - - -
 Nadia 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Naga 70 Nagamese - - - 60 - -
Nagar 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
Nagartha 27,000 Kannada 27,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 101,000 Hindi 101,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Naikda 104,000 Kannada 103,000 500 - 400 30 600
 Nair 2,500 Malayalam 2,500 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 5,700 Hindi 5,700 - - - - -
 Navithan 5,500 Tamil 5,500 - - - - -
 Nayadi 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Newah 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
Pale 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
Palliyan 80 Tamil 70 - - - - -
Palluvan 300 Malayalam 300 - - - - -
 Pan 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
 Panchama 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Pandaram 1,400 Malayalam 1,400 - - - - -
 Paniyan Unknown Paniya - - - - - -
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) 300 Tamil - - - 300 - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
 Paravan (Hindu traditions) 60 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
 Pardhi 30 Pardhi 30 - - - - -
 Parsee 500 Gujarati - - - - - 500
 Pashtun Afridi 12,000 Urdu - 12,000 - - - -
Pashtun Ghilzai 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 8,200 Urdu - 8,200 - - - -
Pashtun Khalil 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Pashtun Khan 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
Pashtun Lodhi (Dalazak) 3,800 Urdu - 3,800 - - - -
Pashtun Malagori (Mullagari) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Pashtun Mohmand 3,600 Urdu - 3,600 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 12,000 Urdu - 12,000 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 137,000 Urdu - 137,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Patelia 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Persian 100 Dari - 100 - - - -
Pichakuntla 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
Pindara 2,200 Urdu - 2,200 - - - -
 Pinjara 3,400 Urdu - 3,400 - - - -
 Pod 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Prabhu Kayastha 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Pulayan unspecified 700 Malayalam 700 - - - - -
 Puthirai Vannan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Raddi 1,000 Kannada 1,000 - - - - -
 Rai 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 35,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - 1,600
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 3,800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,800 -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Raju 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Ramoshi 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Rathawa Unknown Rathawi - - - - - -
 Ravalia 3,400 Gujarati 3,400 - - - - -
Raya Rawat 1,800 Kannada 1,800 - - - - -
 Razu 7,500 Telugu 7,500 - - - - -
 Relli 90 Odia 90 - - - - -
Sada 9,900 Kannada - - - - - 9,900
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Sali 82,000 Kannada 82,000 - - - - -
Samagara 700 Kannada 700 - - - - -
 Samban 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Satani 33,000 Telugu 33,000 - - - - -
 Sayyid 132,000 Urdu - 132,000 - - - -
Sayyid Husaini 2,400 Urdu - 2,400 - - - -
 Sema Unknown Naga, Sumi - - - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 3,200 Urdu - 3,200 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 35,000 Urdu - 35,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 9,400 Urdu - 9,400 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 597,000 Urdu - 597,000 - - - -
Shaikh Usmani 1,900 Urdu - 1,900 - - - -
 Sillekyatha 1,700 Kannada 1,700 - - - - -
Sindhollu 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Sinhalese 50 Sinhala - - 50 - - -
 Soligar Unknown Sholaga - - - - - -
Soligaru 1,900 Kannada 1,900 - - - - -
 Somvanshi 67,000 Marathi 67,000 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 35,000 Hindi 34,000 - - - - 1,000
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Sonar (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 75,000 Malayalam - - - 75,000 - -
 Tamang 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 349,000 Tamil - 349,000 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 122,000 Hindi 122,000 - - - - -
 Thakkar 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
Thandan (Christian traditions) 100 Malayalam - - - 100 - -
Thandan (Hindu traditions) 8,300 Malayalam 8,300 - - - - -
 Tharu 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Thoti, caste 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Tibetan 1,500 Tibetan, Central - - 1,500 - - -
 Tili 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Tipera 100 Kok Borok 100 - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Toda 30 Toda 30 - - - - -
 Urali 1,100 Malayalam 1,000 - - 40 - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 139,000 Telugu 138,000 - - 400 - -
Vaddar (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Vakkaliga Gangadikara 148,000 Kannada 148,000 - - - - -
Vakkaliga Kunchitiga 158,000 Kannada 158,000 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga unspecified 2,165,000 Kannada 2,151,000 - - 14,000 - -
 Valluvan 1,000 Tamil 1,000 - - - - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Valmiki (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Vaniyan 30,000 Tamil 24,000 - - 6,100 - -
Vannan (Christian traditions) 4,900 Tamil - - - 4,900 - -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Tamil 12,000 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 540,000 Tamil 540,000 - - - - -
Vanniyan Agnikula 63,000 Tamil 63,000 - - - - -
Vanniyan Pala Ekiri 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
Vanniyan Thigala 41,000 Tamil 41,000 - - 500 - -
 Varli 20 Varli - - - - - -
Velakkithalanayan 60 Malayalam 60 - - - - -
Velan 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Vellalan Mudaliar 29,000 Tamil 29,000 - - - - -
 Vellalan unspecified 204,000 Tamil 190,000 - - 14,000 - -
Vettuvan 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Asari 8,500 Malayalam 8,500 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Kollan 900 Malayalam 900 - - - - -
Viswakarma Thattan 900 Malayalam 900 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 168,000 Telugu 166,000 - - 1,500 - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 206,000 Hindi 206,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - - - - -
 Yadav Ghosi 5,400 Hindi 5,400 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 16,000 Telugu 16,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Yenadi 12,000 Telugu 12,000 - - - - -
Yerava 200 Ravula 100 - - - - -
 Yerukula 100 Yerukula 100 - - - - -
  Totals:  443 11,203,000   412 8,953,000 1,410,000 6,700 583,000 14,000 236,000
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