Country:

India

Province / State: Bihar
District: Samastipur

Number of People Groups

281

Unreached People Groups

273

Total Population

5,370,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.0 %

Hindu

90.1 %

Muslim

9.8 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 90 Urdu ☀︎ - 90 - - - -
 Aghori 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Amat 8,900 Hindi ☀︎ 8,900 - - - - -
 Ansari 33,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 33,000 - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 30 -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Hindi ☀︎ 4,400 - - - - -
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 3,200 Urdu ☀︎ - 3,200 - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 40 Bengali ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Bengali ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 20 Kannada ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
 Bania Agrahari 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Bania Bais 5,000 Hindi ☀︎ 5,000 - - - - -
Bania Barnawar 1,300 Hindi ☀︎ 1,300 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
Bania Khatri 5,700 Bengali ☀︎ 5,700 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 70 Hindi ☀︎ 50 - - - - 20
 Bania Rauniar 4,300 Hindi ☀︎ 4,300 - - - - -
 Bania Sinduria 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 31,000 Hindi ☀︎ 31,000 - - - - 100
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 90 Lambadi 90 - - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi ☀︎ 2,300 - - - - -
 Bantar 20,000 Maithili ☀︎ 20,000 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi ☀︎ 30 - - - - -
 Bauri Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Kannada ☀︎ 13,000 - - - - -
Beldar Laria (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Bengali Muslim Moghal 400 Urdu ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
Bhakat 40 Bengali ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu ☀︎ - 50 - - - -
 Bhar 3,000 Bhojpuri ☀︎ 3,000 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 3,900 Hindi ☀︎ 3,900 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 74,000 Hindi ☀︎ 74,000 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu ☀︎ - 600 - - - -
Bhoi Ghogra 1,000 Hindi ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
 Bhoi Kharbind 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
Bhoi Kharot 1,500 Hindi ☀︎ 1,500 - - - - -
 Bhoi Mallah Mewat 5,300 Hindi ☀︎ 5,300 - - - - -
Bhoi Nikhad 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Bhuiya Ghatwar 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bhumij 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Bind 4,700 Bhojpuri ☀︎ 4,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bhumihar 28,000 Hindi ☀︎ 28,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 64,000 Hindi ☀︎ 64,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Jijhotia 53,000 Hindi ☀︎ 53,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 9,500 Hindi ☀︎ 9,500 - - - - -
Brahmin Jyoti 3,200 Odia ☀︎ 3,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 33,000 Hindi ☀︎ 33,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 7,600 Hindi ☀︎ 7,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 1,400 Hindi ☀︎ 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maithili 900 Hindi ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 900 Hindi ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 36,000 Bengali ☀︎ 36,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Rikhisur 1,900 Hindi ☀︎ 1,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 5,700 Hindi ☀︎ 5,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 21,000 Hindi ☀︎ 21,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 57,000 Hindi ☀︎ 57,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 700,000 Hindi ☀︎ 700,000 - - - - 70
 Brahmin Utkal 3,200 Bengali ☀︎ 3,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Vaidik 3,600 Bengali ☀︎ 3,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Varendra 7,100 Bengali ☀︎ 7,100 - - - - -
 Chain 4,600 Bengali ☀︎ 4,600 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 261,000 Hindi 259,000 - 200 2,000 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Chaupal 5,500 Hindi 5,500 - - - - -
 Chenna Dasar 20 Kannada ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Chero Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Christian 200 Hindi - - - 200 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 80 Marathi ☀︎ 80 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 1,600 Urdu ☀︎ - 1,600 - - - -
Darzi Sribastab (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu ☀︎ - 70 - - - -
Dhangri 70 Hindi ☀︎ 70 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 204,000 Hindi ☀︎ 204,000 - - - - -
 Dhanuk Dhankar 11,000 Hindi ☀︎ 11,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 34,000 Hindi ☀︎ 34,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 3,700 Urdu ☀︎ - 3,700 - - - -
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi 1,800 Hindi ☀︎ 1,800 - - - - -
Dhobi Batham 1,100 Hindi ☀︎ 1,100 - - - - -
 Dhobi Kanaujia 1,400 Hindi ☀︎ 1,400 - - - - -
Dhobi Kathiya 1,200 Hindi ☀︎ 1,200 - - - - -
Dhobi Mathuria 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Dhobi Parit 800 Marathi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Dhobi Sribastab 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 6,400 Odia 6,400 - - - - -
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) 436,000 Hindi ☀︎ 436,000 - 40 - 20 -
Dusadh (Muslim traditions) 300 Bengali ☀︎ - 300 - - - -
 Dusadh Bahelia 45,000 Hindi ☀︎ 45,000 - - - - -
 Faqir 50 Urdu ☀︎ - 50 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 6,500 Hindi ☀︎ 6,500 - - - - -
 Gadaria Nikhad 900 Hindi ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Gonrhi 64,000 Hindi ☀︎ 64,000 - - - - -
 Gosain Dasnami 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Gosain unspecified 3,000 Hindi ☀︎ 3,000 - - - - -
 Hadi 8,200 Bengali 8,200 - - - - -
 Hajam 3,200 Urdu ☀︎ - 3,200 - - - -
 Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 36,000 Hindi ☀︎ 36,000 - - - - -
Halwai Maira 1,400 Hindi ☀︎ 1,400 - - - - -
 Ho 30 Ho 20 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 300 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Bengali ☀︎ 1,500 - - - - -
Kabadi 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
Kadar 17,000 Hindi ☀︎ 17,000 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 41,000 Hindi ☀︎ 41,000 - - - - -
Kahar (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu ☀︎ - 600 - - - -
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 1,200 Bengali ☀︎ 1,200 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Telugu ☀︎ 2,000 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 56,000 Hindi ☀︎ 56,000 - - - - -
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Kalwar Jaiswal 9,700 Hindi ☀︎ 9,700 - - - - -
Kalwar Sunri 8,400 Hindi ☀︎ 8,400 - - - - -
 Kandu 31,000 Hindi ☀︎ 31,000 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Kapali 3,600 Bengali ☀︎ 3,600 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Marathi ☀︎ 1,200 - - - - -
 Kawar 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Hindi ☀︎ 29,000 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 1,000 Bengali ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
 Kharia 200 Kharia 200 - - - - -
 Kharwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi ☀︎ 1,500 - - - - -
 Khatwa 16,000 Hindi ☀︎ 16,000 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 193,000 Hindi ☀︎ 193,000 - - - - -
 Kol 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Kori Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kui Khond Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Kusavar) (Hindu traditions) 53,000 Hindi ☀︎ 53,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 20 -
 Kumhar Bardiha 1,100 Hindi ☀︎ 1,100 - - - - -
 Kumhar Kanaujia 1,300 Hindi ☀︎ 1,300 - - - - -
 Kumhar Magahia 3,200 Odia ☀︎ 3,200 - - - - -
Kumhar Mathuria 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
Kurariar 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 94,000 Hindi ☀︎ 94,000 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 20 -
 Laheri (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
Laheri (Muslim traditions) 2,500 Urdu ☀︎ - 2,500 - - - -
 Lakhera 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 50,000 Hindi ☀︎ 50,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 1,600 Urdu ☀︎ - 1,600 - - - -
Lohra 60 Sadri 60 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 9,800 Hindi ☀︎ 9,800 - - - - -
 Madari (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu ☀︎ - 20 - - - -
 Magar 1,200 Nepali 1,100 - 40 - - -
Maghaiya 40 Hindi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Mahishya 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Mahli 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
 Majhwar 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi ☀︎ 12,000 - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 4,200 Hindi ☀︎ 4,200 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi ☀︎ 16,000 - - - - -
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 200 Gujarati ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Manihar 400 Urdu ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
Markande 5,900 Hindi ☀︎ 5,900 - - - - -
Mir 90 Bengali ☀︎ - 90 - - - -
Mirzakhani 50 Bengali ☀︎ - 50 - - - -
Mishri 20 Bengali ☀︎ 20 - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
Mukeri 300 Urdu ☀︎ - 300 - - - -
 Munda 200 Mundari 200 - - 20 - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 99,000 Hindi 99,000 - 20 - - -
Nagar 8,100 Bengali ☀︎ 8,100 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 54,000 Hindi ☀︎ 54,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 30 -
Nai Mathuria 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
Nalband 80 Urdu ☀︎ - 80 - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Nanakshahi 40 Hindi ☀︎ - - - - 40 -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Nat (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu ☀︎ - 1,300 - - - -
 Newah Unknown Nepali - - - - - -
 Oraon 200 Kurux 100 - - 70 - 20
 Pan 80 Odia 80 - - - - -
 Parja unspecified 9,500 Odia 9,500 - - - - -
 Pashtun Afridi 600 Urdu ☀︎ - 600 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 400 Urdu ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
 Pashtun Lodhi (Dalazak) 200 Urdu ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Pashtun Mohmand 200 Urdu ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 600 Urdu ☀︎ - 600 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 7,900 Urdu ☀︎ - 7,900 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 42,000 Hindi ☀︎ 42,000 - - - - -
 Pasi (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu ☀︎ - 90 - - - -
Pasi Gujar 4,600 Hindi ☀︎ 4,600 - - - - -
 Pasi Kaithwan 8,300 Hindi ☀︎ 8,300 - - - - -
 Pasi Rajpasi 9,500 Hindi 9,500 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) 50 Urdu ☀︎ - 50 - - - -
 Pawaria (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu ☀︎ - 90 - - - -
 Pinjara 21,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 21,000 - - - -
 Qassab 400 Urdu ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
 Qazi 1,700 Urdu ☀︎ - 1,700 - - - -
 Rahmani (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu ☀︎ - 800 - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 92,000 Hindi ☀︎ 92,000 - - - - 40
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu ☀︎ - 600 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 100 -
 Rajput Bachgoti 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Baghel (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi ☀︎ 3,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhadauria 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhale Sultan (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi ☀︎ 2,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 7,100 Hindi ☀︎ 7,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 1,100 Hindi ☀︎ 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 1,400 Hindi ☀︎ 1,400 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Katheriya 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi ☀︎ 3,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Hindi ☀︎ 3,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Solanki 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Rajwar 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - 100 - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 20,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 20,000 - - - -
 Sahariya 1,600 Hindi ☀︎ 1,600 - - - - -
Sankara 40 Bengali ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Santal (Sawntal) 100 Santhali 100 - - - - -
 Sayyid 24,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 24,000 - - - -
Sayyid Husaini 400 Urdu ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
 Shaikh Faruqi 3,100 Urdu ☀︎ - 3,100 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 34,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 34,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 20,000 Bengali ☀︎ - 20,000 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 335,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 335,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Usmani 1,900 Urdu ☀︎ - 1,900 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi ☀︎ 15,000 - - - - -
Sonar Ajudhyabansi 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
Sonar Barhaiya 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
Sonar Chhatri 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
Sonar Jathera 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
Sonar Kammakala 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
Sonar Magahiya 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
Sonar Mair 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 40 Bengali 40 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 9,800 Hindi ☀︎ 9,800 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu ☀︎ - 600 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 137,000 Bengali ☀︎ 137,000 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 40 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 164,000 Hindi ☀︎ 164,000 - - - - -
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 45,000 Hindi ☀︎ 45,000 - - - - -
Teli Sribastab 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Tharu Unknown Bhojpuri - - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 5,900 Hindi ☀︎ 5,900 - - - - -
 Tiyar 6,600 Bengali 6,600 - - - - -
 Turaiha 40 Bhojpuri ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
Valmiki (Christian traditions) 100 Hindi - - - 100 - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 8,200 Hindi ☀︎ 8,200 - - - - -
Valmiki (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Urdu ☀︎ - 1,100 - - - -
 Valmiki Mehtar 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 830,000 Hindi ☀︎ 830,000 - - - - -
 Yadav (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu ☀︎ - 100 - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 11,000 Hindi ☀︎ 11,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Gaoli 172,000 Hindi ☀︎ 172,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Kaonra 5,200 Hindi ☀︎ 5,200 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 11,000 Hindi ☀︎ 11,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 400 Bengali ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
  Totals:  281 5,370,000   273 4,839,000 528,000 300 2,500 600 300
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