Number of People Groups

242

Unreached People Groups

216

Total Population

2,737,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

3.7 %

Hindu

92.2 %

Muslim

3.8 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.3 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 717,000 Tamil 717,000 - 100 300 50 -
Adi Dravida Christian 32,000 Tamil - - - 32,000 - -
 Adi Karnataka Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Adiyan 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 29,000 Tamil 29,000 - - 200 - -
 Agamudaiyan unspecified 33,000 Tamil 33,000 - - 200 - -
 Alambadi Kurichchan Unknown Kurichiya - - - - - -
 Ambalavasi 400 Malayalam 400 - - - - -
Anglo Indian 100 English - - - 100 - -
 Ansari 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
Aray Mala 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Arayan 30 Malayalam 30 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Arunthathiyar 19,000 Tamil 19,000 - - - - -
 Arwa Mala 6,400 Tamil 6,400 - - - - -
 Bagata Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Balija Dasari 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 300 Hindi 300 - - - - 50
 Bania Chetti 16,000 Tamil 13,000 - - - - 2,900
Bania Irupathi Nalu Manai Chetti 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
 Bania Komti 900 Telugu 800 - - - - 100
 Bania Oswal 60 Hindi 20 - - - - 30
 Bania unspecified 21,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - 3,400
 Banijiga 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Lambadi 13,000 - - - - -
 Banjara Rathod (Hindu traditions) 600 Lambadi 600 - - - - -
Bariki Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Basor 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Bhil unspecified Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Bondili 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Boya 17,000 Telugu 17,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Ashtashasram 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Christian 50 Tamil - - - 50 - -
 Brahmin Deshastha Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Brahmin Dikshitar 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaud Saraswat 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Brahmin Iyer 4,200 Tamil 4,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kannada 3,500 Kannada 3,500 - - - - -
Brahmin Karhada 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
Brahmin Kosala Nadu 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 1,200 Marathi 1,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Marathi 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
Brahmin Mukkaniyar 400 Tamil 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Brahmin Sholiar 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 9,900 Tamil 9,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telaganya 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 1,300 Telugu 1,300 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 47,000 Hindi 47,000 - - - - 400
Brahmin Vadama 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Velanadu 900 Telugu 900 - - - - -
 Budega Jangam 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
Byagara Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Chakkiliyan (Christian traditions) 400 Tamil - - - 400 - -
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Chayakkaran 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Chenchu 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
Cherumar Christian 20 Malayalam - - - 20 - -
 Christian 6,500 Hindi - - - 6,500 - -
 Dakkal 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Dandasi Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
 Devanga 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
 Devendrakulathan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 62,000 Hindi 62,000 - - - - -
 Dhor Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
Dom (Dombara) 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Domar (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Odia 1,400 - - - - -
Ellamalawar 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Eravallan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Gandla 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
 Gangakula 400 Kannada 400 - - - - -
 Goanese 200 Konkani, Goan - - - 200 - -
Godda Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Hajam 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Hakki Pikki 1,000 Vaagri Booli 1,000 - - - - -
 Ilavan 600 Malayalam 600 - - - - -
Ilavan Christian 30 Tamil - - - 30 - -
 Irular 13,000 Irula 13,000 20 - 20 - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 57,000 Tamil 57,000 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Telugu 1,900 - - - - -
 Kalal Idiga 900 Telugu 900 - - - - -
Kalladi 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
Kallan unspecified 4,000 Tamil 4,000 - - - - -
Kammara Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
Kanakkan 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Kapu unspecified 7,400 Telugu 7,400 - - - - -
Karimpalan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) Unknown Kashmiri - - - - - -
 Kattunayakan 2,000 Tamil 1,900 - - - - -
Kepmaris 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Koli of Gujarat 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Konda Dhora 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
 Konda Reddi 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kori 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Kota Unknown Kota - - - - - -
 Koya unspecified 80 Telugu 80 - - - - -
Kuda Korava 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Kudumban 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
 Kudumi 5,200 Tamil 5,200 - - - - -
 Kuli Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Hindi 31,000 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Kunchatiga 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Kuravan (Christian traditions) 800 Tamil - - - 800 - -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Malayalam 1,400 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kuruba 1,700 Kannada 1,700 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Lingayat 2,000 Kannada - - - - - 2,000
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 9,200 Hindi 9,200 - - - - -
 Madasi Kuruva 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Madiga Dasu 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mahar (Christian traditions) 30 Marathi - - - 30 - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Maila Unknown Tulu - - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 50 Telugu - - - 50 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Mala Dasari 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
 Mala Dasu Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mala Jangam Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 300 Malayalam - - - 300 - -
Malai Pandaram 100 Malayalam 100 - - - - -
Malakkuravan 1,400 Tamil 1,400 - - - - -
 Malayali 34,000 Tamil 34,000 70 - 20 - 30
Malayekandi 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Mangala 27,000 Telugu 27,000 - - - - -
Maniyattikkaran 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
 Mappila 200 Malayalam - 200 - - - -
Marakkan (Hindu traditions) Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Maravan 98,000 Tamil 97,000 - - 600 - -
Masthi 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Moghal 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Mudugar 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Mukkuvan (Christian traditions) 20 Malayalam - - - 20 - -
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions) 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Munnur 2,400 Telugu 2,400 - - - - -
 Mutrasi 2,300 Telugu 2,300 - - 30 - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 25,000 Tamil - - - 25,000 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 60,000 Tamil 60,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 35,000 Hindi 35,000 - - - - -
 Nair 10,000 Malayalam 10,000 - - - - -
 Navithan 15,000 Tamil 15,000 - - - - -
Pagadai 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Pallan (Christian traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Panniandi 300 Tamil 300 - - - - -
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) 1,900 Tamil - - - 1,900 - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Tamil 1,500 - - - - -
Paravan (Christian traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Paravan (Hindu traditions) 90 Malayalam 90 - - - - -
 Pashtun Afridi 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Pashtun Lodhi (Dalazak) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pashtun Mohmand 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 4,100 Urdu - 4,100 - - - -
Perumal Makkukkaran 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Puthirai Vannan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Qassab 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - 40
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Rajput Surajbansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Razu 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Sali 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
 Saora unspecified Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Sayyid 5,500 Urdu - 5,500 - - - -
Sayyid Husaini 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 6,600 Urdu - 6,600 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 4,200 Urdu - 4,200 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 21,000 Urdu - 21,000 - - - -
Shaikh Usmani 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Silpi 2,700 Telugu 2,700 - - - - -
 Sinhalese Unknown Sinhala - - - - - -
 Soligar Unknown Sholaga - - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 600 Malayalam - - - 600 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 200 - - - - 30
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 57,000 Tamil - 57,000 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Thandan (Christian traditions) 30 Malayalam - - - 30 - -
Thandan (Hindu traditions) 50 Malayalam 50 - - - - -
Tiruvalluvar 60 Tamil 60 - - - - -
 Toda 20 Toda 20 - - - - -
 Urali Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 32,000 Telugu 32,000 - - 50 - -
 Vakkaliga unspecified 600 Kannada 600 - - - - -
 Valluvan 2,600 Tamil 2,600 - - - - -
Vaniyan 26,000 Tamil 20,000 - - 6,300 - -
Vannan (Christian traditions) 8,700 Tamil - - - 8,700 - -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Tamil 20,000 - - 50 - -
 Vanniyan 697,000 Tamil 681,000 - - 14,000 - -
Vanniyan Agnikula 31,000 Tamil 31,000 - - 700 - -
Vanniyan Kamakshiamma 19,000 Tamil 19,000 - - 400 - -
Vathiriyan (Christian traditions) 20 Tamil - - - 20 - -
Velakkithalanayan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Velama 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
Vellalan Isai 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
Vellalan Mudaliar 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Vellalan Nanchilnattu 700 Tamil 700 - - 20 - -
Vellalan Pattanavan 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
Vellalan Sozhia 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Vellalan Tondamandalam 1,900 Tamil 1,900 - - - - -
 Vellalan unspecified 6,100 Tamil 5,800 - - 300 - -
Vellalan Vipravindolu 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Vellalan Virakodi 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Vettuvan 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Asari 11,000 Malayalam 11,000 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Kollan 1,400 Malayalam 1,400 - - - - -
Viswakarma Thattan 1,400 Malayalam 1,400 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 47,000 Telugu 47,000 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 87,000 Hindi 87,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Ghosi 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 71,000 Telugu 71,000 - - - - -
 Yenadi 4,000 Telugu 4,000 - - - - -
 Yerukula 1,000 Yerukula 1,000 - - - - -
  Totals:  242 2,737,000   216 2,523,000 105,000 200 100,000 200 9,100
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