Country:

India

Province / State: Bihar
District: Munger

Number of People Groups

287

Unreached People Groups

276

Total Population

1,760,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

92.2 %

Muslim

7.7 %

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 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Aghori 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Aguri 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Ansari 22,000 Urdu - 22,000 - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Asur 40 Asuri 40 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 29,000 Hindi 29,000 - - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Baiga 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Bania Agrahari 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Bania Bais 6,400 Hindi 6,400 - - - - -
Bania Barnawar 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Jaiswal 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Bania Khatri 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Bania Rauniar 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Bania Sinduria 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Bania Subarna Banik 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 25,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - 50
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 20 Lambadi 20 - - - - -
 Bansphor (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Kannada 10,000 - - - - -
Beldar Laria (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bhand (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bhar 100 Bhojpuri 100 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Bhisti 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Bhoi Mallah Mewat 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhuiya Ghatwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhuiya unspecified 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Bhumij Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Bind 4,500 Bhojpuri 4,500 - - - - -
Brahmin Bengali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bhumihar 69,000 Hindi 69,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Jijhotia 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 7,100 Hindi 7,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 4,700 Bengali 4,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 9,400 Hindi 9,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 68,000 Hindi 68,000 - - - - 80
 Brahmin Utkal 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Vaidik 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Varendra 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Chain 2,100 Bengali 2,100 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 45,000 Hindi 44,000 - 60 1,000 - -
 Chaupal Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Chenna Dasar 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
 Chik Baraik Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Christian 400 Hindi - - - 400 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Darzi Sribastab (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
Devhar 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 116,000 Hindi 116,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 5,500 Urdu - 5,500 - - - -
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Dhobi Batham 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Dhobi Kanaujia 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Dhobi Kathiya 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Dhobi Mathuria 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Dhobi Parit 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Dhobi Sribastab 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Domar (Hindu traditions) 3,700 Odia 3,700 - - - - -
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) 75,000 Hindi 75,000 - 20 - - -
 Dusadh Bahelia 8,000 Hindi 8,000 - - - - -
 Faqir 60 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Gadaria Nikhad 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Ghusuria 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 300 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Gonrhi 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Gosain Dasnami 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Gosain unspecified 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Hadi 6,300 Bengali 6,300 - - - - -
 Hajam 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
Halwai Maira 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Unknown Chinese, Mandarin - - - - - -
 Ho 50 Ho 30 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Julaha 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 41,000 Hindi 41,000 - - - - -
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Telugu 3,600 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kalwar Jaiswal 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
Kalwar Sunri 5,700 Hindi 5,700 - - - - -
 Kandu 54,000 Hindi 54,000 - - - - -
 Kaora Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Kapali 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) Unknown Kashmiri - - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Khairwar 90 Bengali 90 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Kharia 600 Kharia 600 - - - - -
 Kharwar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Khatwa 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kisan Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 92,000 Hindi 92,000 - - - - -
 Kol 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Kori 4,800 Hindi 4,800 - - - - -
 Korwa 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Kumhar Bardiha 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Kumhar Kanaujia 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar Magahia 2,200 Odia 2,200 - - - - -
Kumhar Mathuria 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
Kurariar 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 48,000 Hindi 48,000 - - - - -
 Laheri (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
Laheri (Muslim traditions) 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
 Lakhera 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
Lohara 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 5,700 Hindi 5,700 - - - - -
 Madari (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mahishya 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Mahli Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Majhwar 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 9,600 Hindi 9,600 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 7,300 Hindi 7,300 - - - - -
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
Malto 30 Santhali - - - 30 - -
 Manihar 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
Markande 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Mir 50 Bengali - 50 - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
Mirzakhani 50 Bengali - 50 - - - -
Mishri 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Moghal 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
Mukeri 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
 Munda 100 Mundari 70 - - 30 - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 53,000 Hindi 53,000 - - - - -
Nagar 6,900 Bengali 6,900 - - - - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Nai Mathuria 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Nalband 50 Urdu - 50 - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Oraon 300 Kurux 100 - - 200 - -
 Pan 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Parhaiya Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Parja unspecified 700 Odia 700 - - - - -
 Pashtun Afridi 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Pashtun Bangash 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Pashtun Durrani 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Pashtun Lodhi (Dalazak) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pashtun Mohmand 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Pashtun Rohilla 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 6,200 Urdu - 6,200 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 9,400 Hindi 9,400 - - - - -
Pasi Gujar 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Pasi Kaithwan 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Pasi Rajpasi 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) Unknown Urdu - - - - - -
 Pawaria (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Pinjara 7,500 Urdu - 7,500 - - - -
 Pod 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Qassab 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Qazi 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Rahmani (Muslim traditions) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Muslim traditions) Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 49,000 Hindi 49,000 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Rajput Bachgoti 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Baghel (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhadauria 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhale Sultan (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 6,600 Hindi 6,600 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Katheriya 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Solanki 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Raju 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Rajwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rautia 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,800 - - 30 - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 19,000 Urdu - 19,000 - - - -
 Sahariya 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
Sahisia 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Sankara 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Santal (Sawntal) 16,000 Santhali 15,000 20 - 300 - 100
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Sauria Paharia 60 Santhali 30 - - 20 - -
 Sayyid 9,300 Urdu - 9,300 - - - -
Sayyid Husaini 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 5,900 Urdu - 5,900 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 3,800 Urdu - 3,800 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 39,000 Urdu - 39,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Usmani 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Sonar Ajudhyabansi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Sonar Barhaiya 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Sonar Chhatri 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Sonar Jathera 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Sonar Kammakala 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Sonar Magahiya 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Sonar Mair 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Syrian Christian Unknown Malayalam - - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 5,600 Hindi 5,600 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 3,700 Urdu - 3,700 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 66,000 Bengali 66,000 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 52,000 Hindi 52,000 - - - - -
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 8,500 Hindi 8,500 - - - - -
Teli Sribastab 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Tili 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Tiyar 14,000 Bengali 14,000 - - - - -
 Turaiha 900 Bhojpuri 900 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 5,000 Hindi 5,000 - - - - -
Valmiki (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
 Valmiki Mehtar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Vanniyan Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 197,000 Hindi 197,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 5,800 Hindi 5,800 - - - - -
 Yadav Gaoli 85,000 Hindi 85,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Kaonra 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 5,800 Hindi 5,800 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
  Totals:  287 1,760,000   276 1,622,000 135,000 100 2,100 400 300
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