Country:

India

Province / State: Madhya Pradesh
District: Dhar

Number of People Groups

340

Unreached People Groups

334

Total Population

3,451,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.1 %

Hindu

95.0 %

Muslim

4.0 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

0.8 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Agariya (Hindu traditions) Unknown Agariya - - - - - -
 Ahmadi 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Andh Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Ansari 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Bagdi 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Baiga 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 80,000 Hindi 79,000 - 20 600 50 -
Balasantoshi 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
Banchada 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 30,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - 5,400
 Bania Agrahari 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Bania Dhusar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - 20
Bania Golapurab 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Bania Gujar 2,400 Gujarati 2,400 - - - - -
 Bania Jaiswal 600 Hindi 200 - - - - 500
Bania Kasar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Bania Khandelwal 300 Hindi 200 - - - - 80
 Bania Lad 900 Gujarati 900 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 8,000 Hindi 8,000 - - - - -
Bania Modh 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
Bania Nagar 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Bania Nima 1,000 Hindi 200 - - - - 800
 Bania Oswal 5,900 Hindi 1,700 - - - - 4,200
 Bania Porwal 3,600 Hindi 2,500 - - - - 1,000
Bania Rastaogi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bania Saraogi 2,400 Hindi 1,900 - - - - 500
 Bania Srimali 1,500 Gujarati 200 - - - - 1,300
Bania Ummad 2,100 Hindi 1,200 - - - - 900
 Bania unspecified 93,000 Hindi 82,000 - - - - 11,000
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 36,000 Lambadi 36,000 - - - - -
 Banjara Rathod (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Lambadi 2,500 - - - - -
Barahar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bargunda 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Basor 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
 Beldar (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Bhaina Unknown Chhattisgarhi - - - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim traditions) 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Bharbhunja (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Bharewa 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Bhattra Unknown Bhatri - - - - - -
 Bhil Barela 125,000 Hindi 124,000 300 - 60 - 60
Bhil Mankar 107,000 Hindi 107,000 300 - 60 - 50
 Bhil Mavchi (Hindu traditions) 106,000 Mawchi 106,000 300 - 60 - 50
 Bhil Mina 200 Bhili 200 - - - - -
Bhil Nihal 57,000 Hindi 56,000 100 - 30 - 20
 Bhil Tadvi 466,000 Dangi 465,000 1,100 20 300 20 200
 Bhil unspecified 1,212,000 Hindi 1,207,000 2,900 70 700 70 600
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
Bhoi Kharot 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bhoi Mallah Mewat 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bhunjia 100 Bhunjia 100 - - - - -
Bidur 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Binjhia Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bohra 7,900 Gujarati - 7,900 - - - -
Brahmin Anavala 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Brahmin Audich 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
Brahmin Bhagor 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Chitpavan 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
Brahmin Dakshini 6,800 Hindi 6,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 9,200 Hindi 9,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Jijhotia 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 3,400 Hindi 3,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Malvi 5,200 Malvi 5,200 - - - - -
Brahmin Mewada 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Modh 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Brahmin Parikh 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Brahmin Rikhisur 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Srigaud 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Brahmin Srimali 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 59,000 Hindi 58,000 - - - - 700
 Chadar 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 44,000 Hindi 43,000 - 200 500 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Chhipa (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
Chidar 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Christian 400 Hindi - - - 400 - -
 Dahait Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
Damor 200 Bhili 200 - - - - -
 Dangi 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
 Daroga (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
Darzi Kaithiya (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Darzi Sribastab (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Deshwali (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Dewar 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Dhakad 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 600 Gujarati 600 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Dhanwar Unknown Chhattisgarhi - - - - - -
 Dhimar 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Dhobi Batham 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Dhobi Kanaujia 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Dhobi Kathiya 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Dhobi Mathuria 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Dhobi Parit 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Dhobi Sribastab 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Dholi (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
Dohor 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Domar (Hindu traditions) 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
 Faqir 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 9,100 Hindi 9,100 - - - - -
 Gadaria Dhingar 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Gadaria Nikhad 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Gamit 100 Gamit 100 - - - - -
 Ganda Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - 20 - -
 Gosain Dasnami 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Gosain unspecified 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 5,200 Hindi 5,200 - - - - -
 Hajam 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Halba 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Hela Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Holar 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 8,000 Hindi 7,900 - - - - 80
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 14,000 Urdu - 14,000 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 800 -
Jhamral 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Bengali 2,500 - - - - -
Jogi Kanphata (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Kabirpanthi 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Kachhi (Muslim traditions) 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Kachhi Kachhwaha 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
Kachhi Saksena 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 7,400 Telugu 7,400 - - - - -
 Kalbelia 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Kalota 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Kamar 20 Kamar 20 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
Katia 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Kawar 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kayastha Sribastab 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Khairwar 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Khati (Hindu traditions) 6,600 Hindi 6,600 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Kirar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kol 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 6,300 Hindi 6,300 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Koli of Gujarat 2,200 Gujarati 2,200 - - - - -
 Kolowar Unknown Kolami, Northwestern - - - - - -
 Korku 700 Korku 600 - - - - -
 Korwa Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Koshti 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
Kotwal 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Kuchbandia 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 6,900 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
 Kumhar Bardiha 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 56,000 Gujarati 56,000 - - - - -
Kunbi Dhaneja 2,800 Marathi 2,800 - - - - -
Kunbi Khaire 2,800 Marathi 2,800 - - - - -
Kunbi Khedule 2,800 Marathi 2,800 - - - - -
Kunbi Lonari 2,800 Marathi 2,800 - - - - -
Kunbi Tirole 7,100 Marathi 7,100 - - - - -
 Lakhera 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 9,400 Hindi 9,400 - - - - -
 Lodha (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Lodha Jariya 3,100 Hindi 3,100 - - - - -
 Lohana 3,000 Gujarati 3,000 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 6,800 Hindi 6,800 - - - - -
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
 Madari (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) 800 Marathi 700 - 60 - - -
Mahratta Kshatriya 1,400 Marathi 1,400 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 1,100 Gujarati 1,100 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 13,000 Marathi 13,000 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Majhi 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Hindi 18,000 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 70 Marathi 70 - - - - -
 Manihar 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Meena 3,500 Hindi 3,500 - - - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Memon 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
 Mewati (Muslim traditions) 5,800 Urdu - 5,800 - - - -
 Miana 70 Gujarati - 70 - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 2,700 Bengali 2,700 - - - - -
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Moghal 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
 Moghia 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
 Momna 50 Gujarati - 50 - - - -
 Munda 600 Mundari 30 600 - - - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Naita 9,700 Urdu - 9,700 - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 4,400 Hindi 4,400 - - - - -
 Oraon 300 Kurux 100 - - 200 - -
 Pardhan 20 Pardhan 20 - - - - -
 Pardhi 100 Pardhi 100 - - - - -
 Pashtun Afridi 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Pashtun Lodhi (Dalazak) 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Pashtun Mohmand 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 1,400 Urdu - 1,400 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 16,000 Urdu - 16,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Pasi Gujar 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Pasi Kaithwan 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Pasi Rajpasi 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Patelia 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
Patlia 7,100 Hindi 7,100 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Pawaria (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
 Pinjara 18,000 Urdu - 18,000 - - - -
Prabhu 2,000 Gujarati 2,000 - - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 110,000 Hindi 109,000 - - - - 800
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 1,800 Urdu - 1,800 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Rajput Agnivansi 8,500 Hindi 8,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Bachgoti 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Baghel (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhadauria 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Bundela 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Dangi 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Katheriya 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput Paik 7,100 Hindi 7,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Rajput Parmar 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 5,100 Hindi 5,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Rawat 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Sikarwar 4,900 Hindi 4,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Sisodia 8,200 Hindi 8,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Solanki 24,000 Hindi 24,000 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Tonwar (Hindu traditions) 7,500 Hindi 7,500 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 1,900 Urdu - 1,900 - - - -
 Rathawa 200 Rathawi 200 - - - - -
 Rathia (Hindu traditions) 99,000 Hindi 99,000 - - - - -
 Ravalia 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Rawat 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 1,300 Urdu - 1,300 - - - -
 Sahariya 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Sali 50 Kannada 50 - - - - -
 Salvi 1,100 Mewari 1,100 - - - - -
Sansi (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Saora unspecified Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Sargara 1,100 Marwari 1,100 - - - - -
Saur 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Sayyid 4,600 Urdu - 4,600 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 3,200 Urdu - 3,200 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 1,100 Urdu - 1,100 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 31,000 Urdu - 31,000 - - - -
 Silawat (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Sirvi 40,000 Marwari 40,000 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 6,700 Hindi 6,700 - - - - 60
 Sonar (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Tirgar (Hindu traditions) 100 Gujarati 100 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
Valmiki (Christian traditions) 50 Hindi - - - 50 - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
Valmiki (Muslim traditions) 4,000 Urdu - 4,000 - - - -
Valmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Valmiki Mehtar 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Varli 100 Varli 100 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Yadav Ghosi 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 1,900 Telugu 1,900 - - - - -
 Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Zamral (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
  Totals:  340 3,451,000   334 3,280,000 138,000 400 3,000 1,800 28,000
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