Country:

India

State: Nagaland
District: Kohima

Number of People Groups

145

Unreached People Groups

89

Total Population

312,000

Buddhist

0.5 %

Christian

88.0 %

Hindu

9.2 %

Muslim

1.5 %

Sikh

0.3 %

Other Religions

0.3 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Ahom 1,400 Assamese 1,300 - 80 - - -
 Angami 134,000 Naga, Angami 500 300 700 132,000 20 500
Anglo Indian 40 English - - - 40 - -
 Ao 16,000 Naga, Ao 50 20 30 16,000 - -
 Arleng Unknown Karbi - - - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) 1,800 Assamese - 1,800 - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 200 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bania Brittal 30 Assamese 30 - - - - -
Bania Saraogi 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 1,000 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Bauri 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
 Bhandari 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Bhotia Tibetan 80 Sikkimese - - 80 - - -
 Bhuinmali 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Bodo (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Boro 1,600 - 30 200 - -
Brahmin Barna 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Chain 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Chakhesang 11,000 Naga, Chokri 20 20 30 11,000 - -
 Chang 700 Naga, Chang - - - 700 - -
 Chhetri 300 Nepali 300 - 20 - - -
 Christian 10,000 Hindi - - - 10,000 - -
 Drukpa 80 Dzongkha - - 80 - - -
Dulia 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Ganda 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Gangte 1,300 Gangte - - - 1,300 - -
 Garo (A-chik Mande) 300 Garo - - - 300 - -
 Gauda 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Guria 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
 Gurung Ghaleg 100 Nepali 30 - 80 - - -
 Hadi 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Unknown Chinese, Mandarin - - - - - -
 Ilavan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Illemei 200 Naga, Mao - - - 200 - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
 Jhalo Malo 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Kachari Dimasa 500 Deori 200 - - 300 - -
 Kahha 1,300 Naga, Phom - 20 - 1,200 - -
Kaibartta Jalia 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
Kandra Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Kaora 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Kapali 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Khairwar 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Khandait 30 Odia 30 - - - - -
 Kharia 70 Kharia 70 - - - - -
 Khasi (War-Khasi) 200 Khasi - - - 200 - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Khiamniungan 1,200 Naga, Khiamniungan - - - 1,200 - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Konyak 2,200 Naga, Konyak - - - 2,200 - -
 Kori 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Korwa 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Koya unspecified Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Kuki Chin 800 Bengali - - - 400 - 20
Kuki Chin Chongthir 90 Chin, Falam - - - 90 - -
Kuki Chin Khelma 50 Bengali - - - 50 - -
Kuki Chin Kholhang 20 Chin, Thado - - - 20 - -
Kuki Chin Lnykin 90 Chin, Falam - - - 90 - -
Kuki Chin Singjit 90 Chin, Falam - - - 90 - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Lotha 7,000 Naga, Lotha 20 - 20 7,000 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Magar 500 Nepali 500 - 30 - - -
 Mahishya 2,000 Bengali 2,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 70 Malayalam - - - 70 - -
 Matia 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Meitei unspecified 2,700 Meitei 2,700 - - 20 - -
 Mizo 100 Mizo - - - 100 - -
Mizo Lushai 70 Mizo - - - 70 - -
 Munda 60 Mundari 60 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 20 Tamil - - - 20 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Naga 2,300 Nagamese 20 - - 2,300 - -
 Naga Tangkhul 300 Naga, Tangkhul - - - 300 - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Nair 40 Malayalam 40 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Oraon 30 Kurux 30 - - - - -
 Paliya 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Pan Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Pnar 200 Pnar - - - 200 - -
 Pochury 700 Naga, Pochuri - - - 700 - -
 Pod 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
Poi 80 Mizo - - - 80 - -
 Pundari 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Rabha 300 Assamese 200 - - 80 - -
 Rai 200 Nepali 70 - - 20 - 100
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Bengali 1,400 - 50 - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Raju 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Rajwar 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Ralte 200 Mizo - - - 200 - -
Ranabhat 100 Assamese 100 - - - - -
 Rautia 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Rengma 69,000 Naga, Southern Rengma 100 200 300 68,000 - 70
 Rongmei 1,100 Naga, Inpui - - - 1,100 - -
 Sakachep 800 Sakachep - - - 800 - 20
 Saloi 100 Assamese 100 - - - - -
 Sangtam 1,900 Naga, Sangtam 20 - - 1,900 - -
 Santal (Sawntal) 30 Santhali 30 - - - - -
 Sarki 300 Nepali 200 - 20 20 - -
 Sayyid 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
 Sema 9,300 Naga, Sumi 20 30 20 9,200 - -
Shabar 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 2,100 Urdu - 2,100 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Sunuwar 200 Nepali 200 - - 20 - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 200 Malayalam - - - 200 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Thakuri 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Tibetan 40 Tibetan, Central - - 40 - - -
 Tikhir 40 Naga, Yimchungru - - - 40 - -
 Tili 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Tipera 70 Kok Borok 70 - - - - -
 Tiyar 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Vaiphei 80 Vaiphei - - - 80 - -
Viswerna 400 Naga, Sumi - - - 400 - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu 100 Nepali 50 - - 20 - 50
 Yimchungra 1,200 Naga, Yimchungru - - - 1,200 - -
 Zeliang 1,900 Naga, Zeme - - - 1,900 - -
  Totals:  145 312,000   89 29,000 4,700 1,700 274,000 1,000 800
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