Country:

India

Province / State: Bihar
District: Buxar

Number of People Groups

255

Unreached People Groups

248

Total Population

2,156,000

Buddhist

0.3 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

94.0 %

Muslim

5.6 %

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 1,400 Urdu ☀︎ - 1,400 - - - -
 Aghori 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Amat Unknown Hindi ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Ansari 27,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 27,000 - - - -
Asur 50 Asuri 50 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi ☀︎ 14,000 - - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali ☀︎ 30 - - - - -
 Baiga Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 900 Bengali ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 1,300 Hindi ☀︎ 1,300 - - - - -
 Bania Agrahari 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 90 Hindi ☀︎ 90 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 2,900 Hindi ☀︎ 2,900 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
Bania Khatri 400 Bengali ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur Unknown Hindi ☀︎ - - - - - -
Bania Rastaogi 40 Hindi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Bania Rauniar 2,500 Hindi ☀︎ 2,500 - - - - -
 Bania Sinduria 90 Hindi ☀︎ 90 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 9,500 Hindi ☀︎ 9,400 - - - - 90
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 50 Lambadi 50 - - - - -
 Bantar 30 Maithili ☀︎ 30 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 7,800 Hindi ☀︎ 7,800 - - - - -
 Bauri 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 200 Kannada ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Bengali Muslim Moghal 600 Urdu ☀︎ - 600 - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
 Bhar 14,000 Bhojpuri ☀︎ 14,000 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 6,800 Hindi ☀︎ 6,800 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 800 Urdu ☀︎ - 800 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Bhoi (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
 Bhuiya unspecified 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bhumij 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Bind 22,000 Bhojpuri ☀︎ 22,000 - - - - -
Bisati Unknown Urdu ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Brahmin Acharya 200 Bengali ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bhumihar 59,000 Hindi ☀︎ 59,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 6,400 Hindi ☀︎ 6,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Jijhotia 5,600 Hindi ☀︎ 5,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
Brahmin Jyoti 4,800 Odia ☀︎ 4,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 11,000 Hindi ☀︎ 11,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 4,900 Hindi ☀︎ 4,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maha 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 4,400 Bengali ☀︎ 4,400 - - - - -
Brahmin Rikhisur 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 1,200 Hindi ☀︎ 1,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 11,000 Hindi ☀︎ 11,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 98,000 Hindi ☀︎ 98,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Utkal 400 Bengali ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
Brahmin Vaidik 400 Bengali ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Varendra 900 Bengali ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Bengali ☀︎ 1,300 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 169,000 Hindi 166,000 - 1,000 2,100 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Chaupal Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Chero Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Chik (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Christian 300 Hindi - - - 300 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 400 Marathi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 3,400 Urdu ☀︎ - 3,400 - - - -
Darzi Kaithiya (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu ☀︎ - 70 - - - -
Darzi Mathuria (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu ☀︎ - 40 - - - -
Darzi Namdev (Muslim traditions) 40 Urdu ☀︎ - 40 - - - -
Darzi Sribastab (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Dhanuk 1,800 Hindi ☀︎ 1,800 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 14,000 Hindi ☀︎ 14,000 - 100 - - -
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
Dhobi Batham 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Dhobi Kanaujia 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
Dhobi Kathiya 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
Dhobi Mathuria 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Dhobi Parit 300 Marathi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Dhobi Sribastab 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Odia 2,800 - 60 - - -
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) 67,000 Hindi ☀︎ 66,000 - 500 - - -
 Dusadh Bahelia 6,900 Hindi ☀︎ 6,800 - 60 - - -
 Faqir 50 Urdu ☀︎ - 40 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi ☀︎ 20,000 - 300 - - -
 Gadaria Dhingar 1,100 Hindi ☀︎ 1,100 - - - - -
 Gadaria Nikhad 1,500 Hindi ☀︎ 1,500 - - - - -
Gandharb (Hindu traditions) 500 Bhojpuri ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 21,000 Hindi 21,000 40 20 - - -
 Gonrhi 14,000 Hindi ☀︎ 14,000 - - - - -
 Gorait 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Gosain unspecified 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Hadi 2,600 Bengali 2,500 - 50 - - -
 Hajam 17,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 17,000 - - - -
 Halalkhor (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 100 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Bengali ☀︎ 2,300 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 80,000 Hindi ☀︎ 80,000 - 700 - - -
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) 8,300 Hindi ☀︎ 8,200 - 70 - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 100 Telugu ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
 Kalu 200 Bengali ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 36,000 Hindi ☀︎ 35,000 - 400 - - -
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Kalwar Jaiswal 7,400 Hindi ☀︎ 7,400 - - - - -
Kalwar Sunri 6,000 Hindi ☀︎ 6,000 - - - - -
 Kandu 67,000 Hindi ☀︎ 67,000 - 600 - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Karmali 70 Maithili 70 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 800 Marathi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Kawar 30 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 31,000 Hindi ☀︎ 31,000 - 300 - - -
 Kayastha Karan 2,600 Bengali ☀︎ 2,600 - - - - -
 Kharia 300 Kharia 300 30 - - - -
 Kharwar 5,100 Hindi 5,100 70 - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi ☀︎ 60 - - - - -
 Khatwa 40 Hindi ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Khoja Unknown Gujarati ☀︎ - - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 181,000 Hindi ☀︎ 180,000 - 800 - - -
 Kol 30 Hindi ☀︎ 30 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Kusavar) (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Hindi ☀︎ 25,000 - 300 - - -
 Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 20 -
 Kumhar Bardiha 1,400 Hindi ☀︎ 1,400 - - - - -
 Kumhar Kanaujia 1,800 Hindi ☀︎ 1,800 - - - - -
Kumhar Mathuria 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 111,000 Hindi ☀︎ 111,000 - - - - -
 Kurmi Mahato 2,700 Bengali ☀︎ 2,700 - - - - -
 Lakhera 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 32,000 Hindi ☀︎ 32,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
Lohra 100 Sadri 100 - - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Hindi ☀︎ 24,000 - - - - -
 Madari (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu ☀︎ - 20 - - - -
 Mahishya 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi ☀︎ 17,000 - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Hindi ☀︎ 4,100 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 17,000 Hindi ☀︎ 17,000 - - - - -
Mallah Chain (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi ☀︎ 1,100 - - - - -
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Mallah Kewat (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi ☀︎ 1,100 - - - - -
 Manihar 2,200 Urdu ☀︎ - 2,200 - - - -
Mir 200 Bengali ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu ☀︎ - 60 - - - -
Mirzakhani 200 Bengali ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
Mukeri 200 Urdu ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Munda 20 Mundari 20 - - - - -
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - 200 - - -
Nagar 40 Bengali ☀︎ 40 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi ☀︎ 1,200 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 20 -
Nalband 100 Urdu ☀︎ - 100 - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 5,500 Hindi ☀︎ 5,300 - 100 - - -
 Oraon 90 Kurux 90 - - - - -
 Pan 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
 Pashtun Afridi 400 Urdu ☀︎ - 400 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 300 Urdu ☀︎ - 300 - - - -
 Pashtun Lodhi (Dalazak) 100 Urdu ☀︎ - 100 - - - -
 Pashtun Mohmand 100 Urdu ☀︎ - 100 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 500 Urdu ☀︎ - 500 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 11,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 11,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 7,400 Hindi ☀︎ 7,200 - 200 - - -
Pasi Gujar 900 Hindi ☀︎ 900 - - - - -
 Pasi Kaithwan 1,400 Hindi ☀︎ 1,400 - - - - -
 Pasi Rajpasi 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi ☀︎ 2,200 - - - - -
 Pawaria (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Urdu ☀︎ - 1,100 - - - -
 Pinjara 6,500 Urdu ☀︎ - 6,500 - - - -
 Pod 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Qassab 800 Urdu ☀︎ - 800 - - - -
 Qazi 1,300 Urdu ☀︎ - 1,300 - - - -
 Rahmani (Muslim traditions) 1,100 Urdu ☀︎ - 1,100 - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 161,000 Hindi ☀︎ 161,000 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - 80 -
 Rajput Bachgoti 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Baghel (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 4,600 Hindi ☀︎ 4,600 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhadauria 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhale Sultan (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Hindi ☀︎ 4,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 1,100 Hindi ☀︎ 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi ☀︎ 13,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi ☀︎ 2,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi ☀︎ 1,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 2,100 Hindi ☀︎ 2,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi ☀︎ 1,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 2,700 Hindi ☀︎ 2,700 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 400 Hindi ☀︎ 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Katheriya 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 1,200 Hindi ☀︎ 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 5,600 Hindi ☀︎ 5,600 - - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi ☀︎ 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 5,200 Hindi ☀︎ 5,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi ☀︎ 700 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 1,200 Hindi ☀︎ 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Solanki 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi ☀︎ 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 600 Hindi ☀︎ 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Tonwar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Rajwar 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Marathi ☀︎ 2,100 - - - - -
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 8,700 Hindi 8,500 - 200 90 - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 2,300 Urdu ☀︎ - 2,300 - - - -
Saini (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu ☀︎ - 300 - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern ☀︎ - - - - - -
Sankara 80 Bengali ☀︎ 80 - - - - -
 Santal (Sawntal) 60 Santhali 60 - - - - -
Sardar (Muslim traditions) 20 Bengali ☀︎ - 20 - - - -
 Sayyid 4,200 Urdu ☀︎ - 4,200 - - - -
 Shaikh Faruqi 200 Urdu ☀︎ - 200 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 2,400 Urdu ☀︎ - 2,400 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 600 Bengali ☀︎ - 600 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 29,000 Urdu ☀︎ - 29,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Usmani 100 Urdu ☀︎ - 100 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi ☀︎ 19,000 - - - - -
Sonar Ajudhyabansi 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
Sonar Barhaiya 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
Sonar Chhatri 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
Sonar Jathera 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
Sonar Kammakala 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
Sonar Khatri 100 Hindi ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
Sonar Magahiya 800 Hindi ☀︎ 800 - - - - -
Sonar Mair 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
Sonar Rastaogi 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi ☀︎ 500 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 3,600 Urdu ☀︎ - 3,600 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 7,900 Bengali ☀︎ 7,900 - - - - -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 52,000 Hindi ☀︎ 52,000 - - - - -
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi ☀︎ 1,200 - - - - -
Teli Sribastab 300 Hindi ☀︎ 300 - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi ☀︎ 2,200 - - - - -
 Tiyar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Turaiha 4,500 Bhojpuri ☀︎ 4,500 - - - - -
Valmiki (Buddhist traditions) 90 Hindi ☀︎ - - 90 - - -
Valmiki (Christian traditions) 100 Hindi - - - 100 - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi ☀︎ 2,100 - - - - -
 Valmiki Mehtar 200 Hindi ☀︎ 200 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 269,000 Hindi ☀︎ 269,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 6,900 Hindi ☀︎ 6,900 - - - - -
 Yadav Gaoli 102,000 Hindi ☀︎ 102,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Kaonra 3,300 Hindi ☀︎ 3,300 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 6,900 Hindi ☀︎ 6,900 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 100 Bengali ☀︎ 100 - - - - -
  Totals:  255 2,156,000   248 2,027,000 120,000 5,800 2,500 300 100
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