Country:

India

Province / State: Odisha
District: All

Number of People Groups

715

Unreached People Groups

673

Total Population

50,385,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

2.7 %

Hindu

93.9 %

Muslim

2.2 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

1.1 %
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 5,000 Telugu 4,800 - - 200 - -
Adi Andhra Christian 400 Telugu - - - 400 - -
 Adi Dravida 2,300 Tamil 2,300 - - - - -
Adi Dravida Christian 200 Tamil - - - 200 - -
 Adi Karnataka 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan unspecified 70 Tamil 70 - - - - -
 Agariya (Hindu traditions) 61,000 Agariya 61,000 - - - - -
 Agariya (Muslim traditions) 9,600 Urdu - 9,600 - - - -
Agaru 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
 Aghori 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Aguri 2,400 Bengali 2,400 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Ajila 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
Alia 64,000 Odia 64,000 - - - - -
 Amat 43,000 Hindi 43,000 - - - - -
Anglo Indian 100 English - - - 100 - -
 Ansari 8,700 Urdu - 8,700 - - - -
 Arakh 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 700 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 700 -
Aruva 28,000 Odia 28,000 - - - - -
Asari 7,800 Odia 7,800 - - - - -
Asur 1,500 Asuri 1,500 - - - - -
 Audhelia 70 Chhattisgarhi 70 - - - - -
 Ayyarakam 2,600 Telugu 2,600 - - - - -
 Badaga Unknown Badaga - - - - - -
Badaik 17,000 Sadri 17,000 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 116,000 Hindi 116,000 - - - - -
 Bagata 10,000 Telugu 10,000 - - 100 - 100
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 77,000 Bengali 77,000 - - - - -
Baggilu 1,500 Odia 1,500 - - - - -
Bagheti 33,000 Odia 33,000 - 20 - - -
 Baha'i 1,500 Hindi - - - - - 1,500
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Bengali 3,200 - - - - -
 Baiga 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Baira 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 156,000 Hindi 156,000 - - - - -
 Baiti 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Bakati 3,000 Odia 3,000 - - - - -
Bakuda 90 Tamil 90 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
Balasantoshi 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 82,000 Kannada 82,000 - - - - -
Balija Bogam 1,500 Telugu 1,500 - - - - -
Balija Bolla 8,900 Telugu 8,900 - - - - -
Balija Dasari 2,500 Kannada 2,500 - - - - -
Balija Jakkula 47,000 Telugu 47,000 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 45,000 Hindi 43,000 - - - - 2,700
 Bania Agrahari 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Bania Bais 32,000 Hindi 32,000 - - - - -
Bania Barnawar 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Bania Gandha Banik 10,000 Bengali 10,000 - - - - -
Bania Golapurab 40 Hindi - - - - - 30
 Bania Jaiswal 600 Hindi 500 - - - - 70
 Bania Kasarwani 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Bania Khandelwal 700 Hindi 500 - - - - 200
Bania Khatri 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Bania Komti 10,000 Telugu 10,000 - - - - 90
Bania Mahajan 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 3,500 Hindi 3,200 - - - - 300
 Bania Nima 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 2,000 Hindi 1,300 - - - - 700
 Bania Porwal 1,700 Hindi 1,300 - - - - 400
Bania Rauniar 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Bania Saraogi 300 Hindi 20 - - - - 300
 Bania Srimali 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 290,000 Hindi 284,000 - - - - 6,900
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Lambadi 21,000 - - - - 50
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Banjara Rathod (Hindu traditions) 500 Lambadi 500 - - - - -
Banka 32,000 Odia 32,000 - - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bargunda 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
Bariki 5,300 Odia 5,200 - 20 50 - -
 Basor 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Basor Kandra 40 Marathi 40 - - - - -
Basushabar 2,200 Odia 2,200 - - - - -
 Bathudi 256,000 Odia 255,000 200 - 200 30 200
 Bauri 619,000 Bengali 616,000 - 700 3,900 - -
Bauti 1,700 Odia 1,700 - - - - -
Bavuri 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
 Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 5,000 Punjabi, Eastern 5,000 - - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Behara 1,200 Bengali - 1,200 - - - -
Belama 28,000 Odia 28,000 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 3,800 Kannada 3,800 - - - - -
Beldar Laria (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Beldar Sunkar 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
Besya (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Bengali 2,500 - - - - -
Bhadayi 4,600 Odia 4,600 - - - - -
 Bhaina 7,100 Chhattisgarhi 7,100 - - - - -
 Bhampta 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bhandari 715,000 Odia 715,000 - - 100 - -
 Bhar 40 Bhojpuri 40 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 9,900 Hindi 9,900 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Hindu traditions) 7,200 Odia 7,200 - - - - -
 Bhattra 122,000 Bhatri 121,000 - - 1,100 - -
 Bhil Mavchi (Hindu traditions) 80 Mawchi 80 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Bhisti 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
 Bhogta 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 83,000 Hindi 82,000 - 100 100 - -
Bhottada 537,000 Kuvi 528,000 1,000 20 8,000 20 500
 Bhoyar 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bhuiya Ghatwar 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Bhuiya unspecified 311,000 Hindi 310,000 300 - 500 30 400
 Bhulia 130,000 Odia 130,000 - - - - -
 Bhumia 150,000 Odia 148,000 100 - 1,800 20 100
 Bhumij 334,000 Bengali 326,000 500 20 900 20 6,800
 Bhunjia 15,000 Bhunjia 14,000 - - - - -
Bidur 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Bind 2,100 Bhojpuri 2,100 - - - - -
 Binjhal 161,000 Odia 161,000 100 - 100 - 200
 Binjhia 13,000 Hindi 12,000 20 - 300 - 600
Birhor 1,000 Birhor 500 - - 300 - 100
 Birjia 6,900 Bijori 6,900 - - - - -
 Bishnoi (Hindu traditions) 118,000 Hindi 118,000 - - - - -
 Bohra 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
Boipari 16,000 Odia 16,000 - - - - -
Bolasi 27,000 Odia 27,000 - - - - -
Bolodia 2,300 Odia 2,300 - - - - -
 Bondili 1,400 Telugu 1,400 - - - - -
 Bondo Poraja 15,000 Bondo 14,000 - - 200 - -
 Bonka 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
Bosantiya 6,200 Odia 6,200 - - - - -
 Boya 3,400 Telugu 3,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 70 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 70 -
 Brahmin Acharaj 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Audich 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 20,000 Bengali 20,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Bhagor 5,600 Hindi 5,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bhumihar 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Chakula 50,000 Odia 50,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Dakshini 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 8,200 Hindi 8,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Holia 38,000 Odia 38,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Jijhotia 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Jyoti 73,000 Odia 73,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 56,000 Hindi 56,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Mastan 94,000 Odia 94,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 65,000 Bengali 65,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Rikhisur 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 70,000 Hindi 70,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 55,000 Hindi 55,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 13,000 Telugu 13,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 1,941,000 Hindi 1,939,000 - 70 - - 1,200
 Brahmin Utkal 25,000 Bengali 25,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Vyas 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Budega Jangam 18,000 Telugu 18,000 - - 50 - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Bengali 15,000 - - - - -
 Burmese 30 Burmese - - 30 - - -
Byagara 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
Chachati 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Chadar 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Chain 2,800 Bengali 2,800 - - - - -
Chakali 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Chalvadi Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 209,000 Hindi 204,000 - 1,400 4,500 - -
Chandala 6,200 Odia 6,200 - - - - -
Chapparband (Hindu traditions) 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Chaudhari, caste 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Chauhan 50 Chhattisgarhi 50 - - - - -
 Chaupal 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Chenchu 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Chero 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Cherua 2,600 Odia 2,600 - - - - -
Cheruman (Hindu traditions) 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
 Chhetri 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Chik (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Chik Baraik 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Chitara 2,700 Odia 2,700 - - - - -
 Chitrakar (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Marathi 12,000 - - - - -
 Christian 199,000 Hindi - - - 199,000 - -
Chuditya 6,900 Odia 6,900 - - - - -
 Dahait 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Daharia 200 Chhattisgarhi 200 - - - - -
Daityapati 700 Odia 700 - - - - -
 Dakkal 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
Dal 30,000 Odia 30,000 - - 40 - -
 Dalu 60 Bengali - 60 - - - -
Dammalia 6,400 Odia 6,400 - - - - -
 Dandasi 74,000 Odia 73,000 - 50 700 - -
 Dangi 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - 30
Darzi (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Darzi Chhipi (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
Dera 3,900 Odia 3,900 - - - - -
 Deshwali (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Desua Bhumij 600 Odia 600 - - 20 - -
Devadasi 600 Kannada 600 - - - - -
Devangri 60,000 Odia 60,000 - - - - -
 Devendrakulathan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 70 Gujarati 70 - - - - -
 Dewar 1,173,000 Odia 1,170,000 - 2,300 700 - -
Dhakoda 20,000 Odia 20,000 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 2,500 Gujarati 2,500 - - - - -
 Dhanka 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Dhanwar 2,000 Chhattisgarhi 2,000 - - - - -
 Dharua 22,000 Duruwa 21,000 30 - 30 - 30
 Dhimar 196,000 Hindi 196,000 - - 30 - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 655,000 Hindi 654,000 - 1,500 800 - -
 Didayi 12,000 Gata' 12,000 - - 60 - 20
 Dolai 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
Dolapati 8,600 Odia 8,600 - - - - -
Doluva 13,000 Odia 13,000 - - - - -
Dom Murdafarash 132,000 Odia 132,000 - - - - -
 Domar (Hindu traditions) 835,000 Odia 831,000 - 400 4,600 - -
Dora 10,000 Odia 10,000 - - - - -
 Dudekula 400 Telugu - 400 - - - -
Dulia 4,000 Bengali 4,000 - - - - -
 Dura 1,300 Odia 1,100 - 200 - - -
Durgamurgi 60 Kannada 60 - - - - -
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
 Faqir 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Gadaba 101,000 Telugu 99,000 100 - 1,900 20 70
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
 Gamit 30 Gamit 30 - - - - -
Gammalla 2,600 Odia 2,600 - - - - -
 Ganda 777,000 Odia 769,000 - 400 7,800 - -
Gandhmali 15,000 Odia 15,000 - - - - -
 Gandia Odisha 4,100 Koya 4,000 - - 90 - -
 Gandla 18,000 Telugu 18,000 - - - - -
 Garoda (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Gauda 1,828,000 Odia 1,826,000 - - 2,000 - -
 Gavara 500 Malayalam 500 - - - - -
Gayinta 2,400 Odia 2,400 - - - - -
Ghantarghada 8,600 Odia 8,600 - - 30 - -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) 135,000 Hindi 134,000 - 40 900 20 -
Ghogia 1,000 Odia 1,000 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 152,000 Hindi 152,000 - - 200 - -
Ghusuria 9,700 Hindi 9,700 - - - - -
 Goanese 200 Konkani, Goan - - - 200 - -
Godagali Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Godari 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
Godiya 14,000 Odia 14,000 - - - - -
Godra 3,900 Odia 3,900 - - - - -
 Gokha 251,000 Odia 251,000 - 20 700 - -
 Golla 161,000 Odia 161,000 - - - - -
Gond Dorla 103,000 Odia 103,000 30 - 20 - 100
Gond Jhare 20,000 Gondi, Northern 20,000 - - - - -
 Gond Muria 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - 20 - -
 Gond Rajgond 256,000 Gondi, Northern 255,000 90 - 300 - 200
 Gond unspecified 903,000 Hindi 895,000 800 100 6,800 100 1,000
Gontara 1,300 Odia 1,300 - - - - -
Gopal 1,700 Gujarati 1,700 - - - - -
 Gorait 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Gosain unspecified 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Gosangi (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Telugu 1,900 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Guna 2,300 Odia 2,300 - - - - -
 Guria 845,000 Odia 845,000 - - 600 - -
 Hadi 271,000 Bengali 269,000 - 400 1,500 - -
 Hajam 14,000 Urdu - 14,000 - - - -
 Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Halba 23,000 Marathi 23,000 - - 400 - 40
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 6,500 Hindi 6,500 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 20 Chinese, Mandarin - - 20 - - -
 Hatkar 8,000 Marathi 8,000 - - - - -
 Hira 90 Assamese 90 - - - - -
 Ho 95,000 Ho 68,000 100 40 3,000 - 24,000
 Holar 33,000 Marathi 32,000 30 - 600 - 300
 Ilavan 1,100 Malayalam 1,100 - - - - -
Irika 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Jaggali 7,000 Telugu 6,800 - 50 60 - -
Jambuvulu 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
Janna 2,100 Odia 2,100 - - - - -
Janughanta 2,000 Odia 2,000 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 12,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 12,000 -
Jatapu 18,000 Telugu 17,000 20 - 50 - 20
 Jhalo Malo 23,000 Bengali 23,000 - 200 100 - -
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Jingar 20 Marwari 20 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 62,000 Bengali 62,000 - - - - -
Jogula 1,700 Odia 1,700 - - - - -
Juang 55,000 Odia 55,000 40 - 70 - 100
 Julaha 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Kabadi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kabirpanthi 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Kachera (Hindu traditions) 37,000 Odia 37,000 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Kadar 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Kahalia 8,000 Odia 8,000 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Kaibartta Jalia 15,000 Bengali 15,000 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 121,000 Bengali 121,000 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
Kalagara 4,600 Odia 4,600 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 4,200 Telugu 4,200 - - - - -
 Kalal Idiga 1,600 Telugu 1,600 - - - - -
 Kalingi 291,000 Odia 291,000 - - - - -
 Kalu 2,500 Bengali - 2,500 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Kalwar Sunri 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
 Kamar 80 Kamar 80 - - - - -
Kamathi 400 Telugu 400 - - - - -
Kambo 58,000 Odia 58,000 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Kammara 48,000 Telugu 48,000 - - 400 - -
Kamsala 34,000 Odia 34,000 - - - - -
Kanakkan 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
 Kandha Gauda 31,000 Odia 31,000 - - 200 - 200
Kandra 625,000 Odia 623,000 - 700 900 - -
 Kandu 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Kansali 4,200 Odia 4,200 - - - - -
 Kaora 2,400 Bengali 2,400 - - - - -
 Kapali 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
Kapewar 1,700 Telugu 1,700 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 158,000 Telugu 158,000 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 226,000 Telugu 226,000 - - - - -
Karan 605,000 Odia 604,000 - - 800 - -
Karenga 4,100 Bengali 4,100 - - - - -
Karmali 73,000 Hindi 73,000 - - - - -
 Karnam 98,000 Odia 98,000 - - - - -
Karua 8,600 Odia 8,600 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 112,000 Marathi 112,000 - - - - -
Kasar Otari 9,000 Telugu 9,000 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 20 Kashmiri - 20 - - - -
Katia 28,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - -
 Kattunayakan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Kawar 6,200 Hindi 6,200 - - 20 - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 127,000 Hindi 127,000 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 64,000 Bengali 64,000 - - - - -
Kela (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Odia 29,000 - - - - -
Khadala 104,000 Odia 103,000 - - 900 - -
 Khadura 15,000 Odia 15,000 - - - - -
 Khairwar 29,000 Bengali 29,000 - - - - -
 Khandait 1,642,000 Odia 1,641,000 - - 900 - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 9,200 Hindi 9,200 - - - - -
 Kharia 263,000 Kharia 159,000 500 200 102,000 20 700
 Kharwar 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
 Khati (Hindu traditions) 8,700 Hindi 8,700 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
Khatti Khatti 2,000 Odia 2,000 - - - - -
Khodara 3,600 Odia 3,600 - - - - -
Khoira 2,700 Odia 2,700 - - - - -
 Khoja 40 Gujarati - 40 - - - -
Khoruda 3,700 Odia 3,700 - - - - -
 Kisan 391,000 Hindi 357,000 500 60 30,000 40 2,300
 Koch (Hindu traditions) 200 Koch 200 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Kol 4,800 Hindi 3,200 - - 80 - 1,400
Kolah Lohara 11,000 Odia 11,000 30 - 400 - 200
 Kolha 736,000 Ho 696,000 800 100 10,000 50 29,000
 Koli Mahadev 7,600 Marathi 7,500 - - 40 - -
 Koli Malhar 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
Kollara Odisha 6,600 Odia 6,600 - - - - -
 Kolta 532,000 Odia 531,000 - - 900 - -
Komarao 13,000 Odia 13,000 - - - - -
Konai 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Konda Dhora 24,000 Telugu 23,000 40 - 1,500 - 40
 Konda Reddi 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Koracha, caste 90 Kannada 90 - - - - -
 Kori 64,000 Hindi 64,000 40 - 300 - 40
 Korku 300 Korku 300 - - - - -
 Korku Nahal 40 Korku 40 - - - - -
Korti 1,400 Odia 1,400 - - - - -
 Korwa 900 Telugu 900 - - - - -
 Koshti 37,000 Marathi 37,000 - - 30 - -
 Kotia 8,800 Odia 8,700 30 - - - -
Koya Eti 42,000 Koya 42,000 50 - 200 - 30
 Koya unspecified 153,000 Telugu 148,000 200 - 4,700 20 100
 Kudumban 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Kudumi 39,000 Tamil 39,000 - - - - -
Kui Dongria 195,000 Odia 177,000 300 30 17,000 - 900
 Kui Khond 1,649,000 Odia 1,471,000 2,500 400 170,000 200 5,500
Kui Kuvi 250,000 Odia 222,000 400 50 27,000 - 1,200
Kui Padavakulam 19,000 Kui, Dawik 13,000 30 - 6,300 - 40
Kui Sitha 147,000 Odia 131,000 200 30 15,000 - 500
 Kuli 16,000 Odia 16,000 - - 30 - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 1,071,000 Hindi 1,071,000 - - 300 - -
 Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Kumhar Magahia 92,000 Odia 92,000 - - 20 - -
 Kummari 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 136,000 Gujarati 136,000 - - - - -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 73,000 Hindi 73,000 - - - - -
 Kurmi Mahato 3,300 Bengali 3,300 - - - - -
 Kuruba 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Kurunga 5,800 Odia 5,800 - - - - -
 Kuruni 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
Kusiari 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
Kusta 3,400 Odia 3,400 - - - - -
 Labana (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Laheri (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Lakhera 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Lingayat 300 Kannada - - - - - 300
 Lodha (Hindu traditions, tribal) 11,000 Bengali 11,000 - - 50 - -
 Lohana 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 887,000 Hindi 887,000 - - 400 - -
Lohara 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Madari (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 1,900 Telugu - - - 1,900 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Telugu 3,000 - 30 - - -
Maghaiya 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Mahanta 43,000 Odia 43,000 - - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) 25,000 Marathi 25,000 - 300 70 - -
 Mahar (Christian traditions) 1,500 Marathi - - - 1,500 - -
Mahara 1,800 Odia 1,800 - - - - -
 Mahishya 2,593,000 Bengali 2,581,000 - 70 12,000 - -
 Mahli 22,000 Marathi 18,000 30 - 400 - 3,100
 Mahratta Kunbi 2,000 Gujarati 2,000 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 2,600 Marathi 2,600 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
Mahuria 6,900 Odia 6,900 - - - 20 -
 Mahyavanshi 1,600 Gujarati 1,600 - - - - -
 Majhi 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Majhwar 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
Majjula 18,000 Telugu 18,000 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 9,300 Hindi 9,300 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 900 Telugu - - - 900 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Telugu 1,600 - - - - -
 Mala Dasu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Mala Sale Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 1,400 Malayalam - - - 1,400 - -
 Malayali 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 683,000 Hindi 682,000 - - 900 - -
Mali Thanapati 24,000 Odia 24,000 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 2,600 Gujarati - 2,600 - - - -
Malto 200 Santhali 200 - - - - -
Manbhav 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Mandala (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Telugu 1,000 - - - - -
Mandia 3,100 Odia 3,000 - - 40 - -
 Mangala 43,000 Telugu 43,000 - - - - -
Mangali 2,400 Odia 2,400 - - - - -
Mankirdia 2,800 Odia 1,900 - - 700 - 100
 Manna Dhora 1,500 Telugu 1,500 - - - - -
Manne Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Maravan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
Markande 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 300 Marathi - - - 300 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Matia 36,000 Bengali 35,000 30 - 100 - -
 Mazhabi (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Memon 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
Mir 1,100 Bengali - 1,100 - - - -
Mirdhas (Hindu traditions) 90,000 Odia 89,000 70 - 400 - 100
Mirgan 2,600 Odia 2,600 - - - - -
Mishri 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 7,600 Bengali 7,600 - - - - -
 Moghal 24,000 Urdu - 24,000 - - - -
Mukha Dhora 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
Muli 22,000 Telugu 22,000 - - - - -
 Munda 662,000 Mundari 438,000 1,300 400 207,000 70 15,000
Mundala 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
 Mundari 31,000 Mundari 28,000 40 50 1,600 - 700
 Munnur 18,000 Telugu 18,000 - - - - -
 Murao (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 21,000 Telugu 21,000 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 200 Tamil - - - 200 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Nagar 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Nagarulu 3,800 Telugu 3,800 - - - - -
Nagasapu 2,200 Odia 2,200 - - - - -
Nagavasulu 6,300 Telugu 6,300 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 103,000 Hindi 103,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
Nai Mathuria 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Nair 800 Malayalam 800 - - - - -
Naksia 3,000 Odia 3,000 - - - - -
Nalavamsam 2,600 Odia 2,600 - - - - -
Naliya (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Odia 15,000 - - - - -
Naliya (Muslim traditions) 3,700 Odia - 3,700 - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 155,000 Bengali 154,000 - - 40 - -
 Namassej Chandel 65,000 Bengali 65,000 - - 20 - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Nat (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Navithan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Neyyala 15,000 Telugu 15,000 - - - - -
Noliya 4,200 Odia 3,800 - - 400 - -
 Odiya 75,000 Odia 75,000 - - 100 - -
Omanatya 34,000 Odia 34,000 30 - - - 30
 Oraon 439,000 Kurux 188,000 900 300 183,000 50 67,000
 Oriya 40,000 Odia 40,000 - - - - -
Pagadai 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Paharia 1,200 Santhali 1,200 - - - - -
Paidi 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Paik 241,000 Odia 240,000 - - 700 - -
Paik Rana 13,000 Odia 13,000 - - 50 - -
 Paliya 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
Pamidi 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Pan 1,473,000 Odia 1,463,000 - 3,800 6,200 - -
 Panchama 40 Telugu 40 - - - - -
 Pandaram 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Panika 6,100 Chhattisgarhi 6,100 - - 60 - -
 Panka 7,300 Hindi 7,300 - - - - -
 Pannadi 1,600 Tamil 1,600 - - - - -
Pantanti 45,000 Odia 45,000 - - - - -
Pap 13,000 Odia 13,000 - - 200 - -
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) 100 Tamil - - - 100 - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Pardhan 12,000 Pardhan 12,000 - - - - -
 Pardhi 15,000 Pardhi 15,000 - - - - -
Parenga 14,000 Odia 14,000 - - - - 20
Parhaiya 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Parja Bonda 46,000 Odia 46,000 60 - 200 - 40
Parja Jodia 15,000 Odia 15,000 - - 20 - -
Parja Parenga 67,000 Odia 67,000 100 - 200 - 70
Parja Pengo 63,000 Odia 63,000 100 - 200 - 60
 Parja unspecified 383,000 Odia 376,000 600 - 6,100 50 600
 Pashtun Afridi 16,000 Urdu - 16,000 - - - -
Pashtun Ghilzai 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
Pashtun Khalil 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Pashtun Khan 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
 Pashtun Lodhi (Dalazak) 4,500 Urdu - 4,500 - - - -
Pashtun Malagori (Mullagari) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Pashtun Mohmand 4,300 Urdu - 4,300 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 16,000 Urdu - 16,000 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 214,000 Urdu - 214,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Patial 43,000 Odia 43,000 - - 50 - -
Patralu 127,000 Odia 127,000 - - - - -
Patro 5,000 Odia 5,000 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
Pentia 12,000 Odia 12,000 20 - 30 - -
 Perka 2,400 Telugu 2,400 - - - - -
Perna (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Persian Unknown Dari - - - - - -
 Pinjara 25,000 Urdu - 25,000 - - - -
 Pod 97,000 Bengali 97,000 - - - - -
 Pulayan unspecified 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Pundari 1,700 Bengali 1,700 - - - - -
Puran Bhaja 50 Panchpargania 50 - - - - -
Puran unspecified 90 Panchpargania 90 - - - - -
 Puthirai Vannan 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Bengali 26,000 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 354,000 Hindi 354,000 - - - - 500
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 3,900 Urdu - 3,900 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 3,900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,900 -
 Rajput Baghel (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 6,900 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhadauria 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Bisen (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bundela 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
Rajput Chandrabansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 8,500 Hindi 8,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Nagbansi 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 5,500 Hindi 5,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Solanki 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Tonwar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Raju 141,000 Bengali 141,000 - - - - -
 Rajwar 4,200 Hindi 4,200 - - 30 - 20
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Raneyar 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 51,000 Marathi 51,000 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Rathawa 100 Rathawi 100 - - - - -
 Rautia 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
Ravulo 28,000 Odia 28,000 - - - - -
 Rawat 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Razu 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
 Relli 11,000 Odia 10,000 - - 200 - -
Rona 3,200 Odia 3,200 - - - - -
Rosa 42,000 Odia 42,000 - - 300 - -
Sagarbanshi 198,000 Odia 198,000 - - - - -
 Saini (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Sali 46,000 Kannada 46,000 - - - - -
 Samanthan 28,000 Odia 28,000 - - - - -
Samasi 1,700 Odia 1,700 - - - - -
Sanei 1,300 Odia 1,300 - - - - -
Sankara 14,000 Bengali 14,000 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
 Santal (Sawntal) 1,053,000 Santhali 667,000 1,100 60 9,600 100 376,000
Saonta 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Saora Jadu 21,000 Odia 13,000 40 - 8,200 - 20
Saora Jati 37,000 Odia 28,000 40 - 8,800 - 30
Saora Kapusavar 25,000 Odia 17,000 40 - 8,100 - 20
Saora Khotto 21,000 Odia 13,000 40 - 8,300 - 20
 Saora Lanjia 25,000 Odia 17,000 40 - 8,000 - 20
Saora Malia 79,000 Odia 55,000 100 - 24,000 - 80
 Saora unspecified 541,000 Odia 390,000 800 300 148,000 40 700
Sapru 800 Odia 800 - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Sarki 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Satani 19,000 Telugu 19,000 - - - - -
Sauntia 43,000 Odia 42,000 - - 600 - -
Saur 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Sayankulam 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Sayyid 75,000 Urdu - 75,000 - - - -
Sayyid Husaini 2,400 Urdu - 2,400 - - - -
 Segidi 98,000 Telugu 98,000 - - - - -
Shabar 608,000 Odia 550,000 700 100 57,000 70 900
Shaikh Faruqi 5,500 Urdu - 5,500 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 51,000 Urdu - 51,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 76,000 Urdu - 76,000 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 525,000 Urdu - 525,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Usmani 3,400 Urdu - 3,400 - - - -
Singalu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Siyal 37,000 Odia 37,000 - - 100 - -
Soboro 1,500 Odia 1,500 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 80,000 Hindi 80,000 - - - - 200
 Sonar (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
Sonar Kamila 16,000 Odia 16,000 - - - - -
Sonjhara 19,000 Odia 19,000 - - - - -
Sonr 42,000 Odia 41,000 - - 200 - -
Sounti 133,000 Odia 133,000 80 - 100 20 400
Sudha 72,000 Odia 71,000 - - 300 - -
Sudha Butka 5,500 Odia 5,500 - - - - -
Sudra 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
Sukli 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 299,000 Bengali 298,000 - - 300 - -
 Sunri Sadhubanik 84,000 Bengali 84,000 - - 20 - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Bengali 2,600 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 1,400 Malayalam - - - 1,400 - -
Tamadia 1,400 Odia 1,400 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 70,000 Hindi 70,000 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 80 Tamil - 80 - - - -
Tamudia 11,000 Odia 11,000 - - - - -
Tanla 82,000 Odia 81,000 - 200 300 - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 628,000 Bengali 628,000 - - 90 - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 1,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,400 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 1,589,000 Hindi 1,589,000 - - 200 90 -
Tharua 11,000 Odia 11,000 - - 50 - 40
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 49,000 Hindi 49,000 - - - - -
 Tili 8,100 Bengali 8,100 - - - - -
 Tipera Unknown Kok Borok - - - - - -
 Tiyar 84,000 Bengali 84,000 - 70 400 - -
Tohala 2,800 Odia 2,800 - - - - -
Tulabhina 13,000 Odia 13,000 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - 50 - -
Ujia 24,000 Odia 24,000 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 44,000 Telugu 44,000 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga unspecified 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Valmiki (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Valmiki Mehtar 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
Vanati 5,500 Telugu 5,500 - - - - -
 Vanjara 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 52,000 Tamil 52,000 - - 400 - -
Vanniyan Agnikula 13,000 Tamil 13,000 - - 70 - -
 Varli 60 Varli 60 - - - - -
Vasudev 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Veerabhadreeya (Viramushti) 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Velama 256,000 Telugu 256,000 - - 100 - -
Velama Palnati 19,000 Telugu 19,000 - - - - -
 Vellalan unspecified 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
Vettuvan Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Viswakarma Asari 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Viswakarma Pathuria 500 Telugu 500 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 9,600 Telugu 9,600 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 3,450,000 Hindi 3,449,000 - - 500 - -
Yadav Bagal 2,700 Odia 2,700 - - - - -
 Yadav Gaoli 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 394,000 Telugu 394,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Kaonra 38,000 Hindi 38,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 542,000 Hindi 542,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 18,000 Bengali 18,000 - - - - -
 Yenadi 21,000 Telugu 20,000 - - 90 - -
 Yerukula 2,300 Yerukula 2,300 - - - - -
  Totals:  715 50,385,000   673 47,306,000 1,123,000 15,000 1,360,000 23,000 558,000