Country:

India

State: Chhattisgarh
District: All

Number of People Groups

556

Unreached People Groups

525

Total Population

30,549,000

Buddhist

0.2 %

Christian

1.7 %

Hindu

93.6 %

Muslim

1.7 %

Sikh

0.2 %

Other Religions

2.6 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Adi Andhra 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Adi Dravida 600 Tamil 600 - - - - -
Adi Dravida Christian 30 Tamil - - - 30 - -
 Adi Karnataka Unknown Kannada - - - - - -
 Agamudaiyan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Agamudaiyan Nattaman 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Agariya (Hindu traditions) 67,000 Agariya 66,000 80 - 400 - 1,000
 Agri 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Aguri 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
Alia 1,600 Odia 1,600 - - - - -
 Amat 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Andh 60 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Angami 20 Naga, Angami - - - 20 - -
Anglo 500 English - - - 500 - -
 Ansari 5,000 Urdu - 5,000 - - - -
 Ao Unknown Naga, Ao - - - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 1,300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,300 -
Asur 1,400 Asuri 1,400 - - - - -
 Audhelia 6,300 Chhattisgarhi 6,300 - - - - -
Badaik 1,000 Sadri 1,000 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 9,100 Hindi 9,100 - - - - -
 Bagdi 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Bahelia (Hindu traditions) 8,700 Hindi 8,700 - - - - -
 Bahna (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Baiga 90,000 Hindi 86,000 20 - 200 - 3,300
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 129,000 Hindi 129,000 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 24,000 Kannada 24,000 - - - - 30
Balija Bogam 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
Balija Bolla 1,300 Telugu 1,300 - - - - -
Banchada 30 Hindi - - - - - -
 Bania 281,000 Hindi 229,000 - - - - 52,000
 Bania Agarwal 37,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - 9,100
 Bania Agrahari 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
Bania Dhusar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 2,300 Hindi 2,200 - - - - 100
Bania Golapurab 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Bania Gujar 1,900 Gujarati 1,900 - - - - -
 Bania Jaiswal 300 Hindi 30 - - - - 300
 Bania Kasarwani 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
 Bania Komti 1,700 Telugu 1,600 - - - - 90
 Bania Lad 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Bania Mahajan 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Bania Nima 200 Hindi 20 - - - - 200
 Bania Oswal 5,900 Hindi 2,000 - - - - 3,900
 Bania Porwal 3,500 Hindi 1,200 - - - - 2,200
Bania Saitwal 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bania Srimali 400 Gujarati 60 - - - - 300
Bania Ummad 2,300 Hindi 700 - - - - 1,700
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 72,000 Lambadi 71,000 - - 300 - -
Banjara Rathod (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Lambadi 3,200 - - - - -
Banka 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
Barahar 5,600 Hindi 5,600 - - - - -
 Bargunda Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Basor 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Basor Kandra 2,200 Marathi 2,200 - - - - -
 Bauri 2,500 Bengali 2,500 - - - - -
Bawa Dhed 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
Bawaria (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Bazigar (Hindu traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern 100 - - - - -
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 70 Kannada 70 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 7,500 Kannada 7,500 - - - - -
Beldar Laria (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
Beldar Sunkar 1,000 Kannada 1,000 - - - - -
 Bhaina 60,000 Chhattisgarhi 60,000 30 - 80 20 30
 Bhandari 7,900 Odia 7,900 - - - - -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Bhansala 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
Bhanumati 40 Hindi - - - - 30 -
 Bhar 200 Bhojpuri 200 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
Bharewa 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 115,000 Hindi 114,000 80 - 90 - 1,600
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
 Bhattra 205,000 Bhatri 197,000 30 30 4,900 90 3,300
 Bhil 1,000 Hindi 900 - - 80 - -
 Bhil Mina 30 Bhili 30 - - - - -
 Bhisti 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 856,000 Hindi 856,000 - - 40 - -
Bhoi Ghogra 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Bhoi Kharbind 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Bhoi Kharot 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
Bhoi Mallah Mewat 82,000 Hindi 82,000 - - - - -
Bhoi Nikhad 7,500 Hindi 7,500 - - - - -
Bhottada 200 Kuvi 200 - - - - -
 Bhoyar 19,000 Hindi 19,000 - - - - -
 Bhuinhar 159,000 Hindi 159,000 - - - - -
 Bhuiya 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
Bhulia 34,000 Odia 34,000 - - - - -
 Bhumij 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
Bhunjia 11,000 Bhunjia 11,000 - - - - -
 Biar (Hindu traditions) 5,600 Hindi 5,600 - - - - -
Bidur 40,000 Marathi 40,000 - - - - -
 Bind 80 Bhojpuri 80 - - - - -
 Binjhia 120,000 Hindi 119,000 200 20 400 - 400
Birhor 2,800 Birhor 2,800 - - - - -
 Bohra 5,100 Gujarati - 5,100 - - - -
Boipari 700 Odia 700 - - - - -
 Boya 1,200 Telugu 1,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin 505,000 Hindi 499,000 - - - - 5,900
 Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
Brahmin Bengali 6,800 Bengali 6,800 - - - - -
Brahmin Bhagor 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Chitpavan 1,200 Marathi 1,200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Deshastha 2,500 Marathi 2,500 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - 30
 Brahmin Gujar Gaur 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Jijhotia 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 33,000 Hindi 33,000 - - - - 60
 Brahmin Kannada 30 Kannada 30 - - - - -
Brahmin Khedawal 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
Brahmin Mahratta 1,900 Marathi 1,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Maithili 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Brahmin Mewada 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Ojha 3,300 Hindi 3,300 - - - - -
Brahmin Palliwal 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - 40
 Brahmin Saraswat 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 38,000 Hindi 38,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Tamil 100 Tamil 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Telugu 1,400 Telugu 1,400 - - - - -
 Budega Jangam 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Burmese 20 Burmese - - 20 - - -
 Chadar 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
 Chain 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 2,261,000 Hindi 2,220,000 - 7,500 34,000 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 3,600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 3,600 -
Chamar Satnami 1,087,000 Hindi 1,068,000 - 2,200 17,000 - -
 Charan (Hindu traditions) 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Chauhan 29,000 Chhattisgarhi 29,000 - - - - -
 Chhimba (Sikh traditions) 100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 100 -
 Chhipa (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Chidar 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Chik (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi 20,000 - - - - -
 Christian 14,000 Hindi - - - 14,000 - -
 Dahait 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Daharia 10,000 Chhattisgarhi 10,000 - - - - -
Damor 100 Bhili 80 - - - - -
Daraiha 13,000 Chhattisgarhi 13,000 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - 100
Darzi (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Darzi Kaithiya (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Darzi Mathuria (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Darzi Namdev (Hindu traditions) 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
Darzi Sribastab (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
 Deshwali (Hindu traditions) 5,800 Hindi 5,800 - - - - -
 Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 300 Gujarati 300 - - - - -
Dewar 15,000 Odia 15,000 - - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 2,200 Gujarati 2,200 - - - - -
Dhangri 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Dhanwar 52,000 Chhattisgarhi 52,000 50 - 40 - 100
 Dharkar 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Dhimar 208,000 Hindi 208,000 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 386,000 Hindi 385,000 - 100 60 - -
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
Dhobi Batham 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
Dhobi Kanaujia 17,000 Hindi 17,000 - - - - -
Dhobi Kathiya 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
Dhobi Mathuria 5,500 Hindi 5,500 - - - - -
Dhobi Parit 10,000 Marathi 10,000 - - - - -
Dhobi Sribastab 6,600 Hindi 6,600 - - - - -
Dohor 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 9,600 Odia 9,600 - - - - -
Dom Murdafarash 2,900 Odia 2,900 - - - - -
 Drukpa Unknown Dzongkha - - - - - -
 Faqir 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Gadaba 7,900 Telugu 7,700 - - 90 - 50
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 84,000 Hindi 84,000 - - - - -
Gadaria Dhingar 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Gadaria Nikhad 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Gamit 200 Gamit 200 - - - - -
Gammalla 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Ganda 382,000 Odia 380,000 - 40 2,000 200 -
Gandhmali 800 Odia 800 - - - - -
 Gandla 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
 Gangakula 20 Kannada 20 - - - - -
Garpaguri 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Gauda 15,000 Odia 15,000 - - - - -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) 139,000 Hindi 139,000 - 30 100 - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 2,900 Hindi 2,900 - - - - -
Goanese 500 Konkani, Goan - - - 500 - -
Gokha 600 Odia 600 - - - - -
 Gond 4,623,000 Hindi 4,160,000 3,300 600 38,000 1,000 424,000
 Gond Dhuriya 81,000 Hindi 71,000 - - 800 - 9,700
Gond Dorla 73,000 Odia 66,000 - - 1,000 - 6,600
Gond Ghotul Muria 21,000 Gondi, Northern 18,000 - - 200 - 2,300
Gond Kandra 17,000 Chhattisgarhi 16,000 - - 100 - 1,200
Gond Maria 608,000 Gondi, Northern 534,000 60 - 7,900 - 67,000
Gond Muria 518,000 Hindi 451,000 50 - 5,800 - 61,000
Gond Nagawasi 37,000 Hindi 35,000 - - 100 - 2,000
Gond Raja Muria 50,000 Gondi, Northern 43,000 - - 500 - 5,800
Gond Rajgond 518,000 Gondi, Northern 465,000 200 - 3,500 - 49,000
Gond Singhrolia 23,000 Gondi, Northern 22,000 - - - - 1,000
 Gondhali 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Gontara 80 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Gosain 59,000 Hindi 59,000 - - - - -
Gosain Dasnami 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Gowari 1,800 Marathi 1,800 - - - - -
Gudiya 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) 6,100 Hindi 6,100 - - - - 20
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Guria 2,300 Odia 2,300 - - - - -
 Hadi 1,600 Bengali 1,600 - - - - -
 Hajam 2,200 Urdu - 2,200 - - - -
 Halba 432,000 Marathi 409,000 300 200 1,800 100 21,000
Halba Kewat 4,100 Halbi 4,000 - - - - 100
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 4,700 Hindi 4,700 - - - - -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 40 Chinese, Mandarin - - 40 - - -
 Hela 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Ho 200 Ho 200 - - - - -
 Holar 80 Marathi 80 - - - - -
 Ilavan 900 Malayalam 900 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - 40
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 1,600 Urdu - 1,600 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 37,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 37,000 -
 Jat Sidhu (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Jingar 200 Marwari 200 - - - - -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 18,000 Bengali 18,000 - - - - -
Jogi Kanphata (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Julaha 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kabirpanthi 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Kachera (Hindu traditions) 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 6,600 Hindi 6,600 - - - - -
Kachhi Kachhwaha 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Kachhia (Hindu traditions) 800 Gujarati 800 - - - - -
 Kadera 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 41,000 Hindi 41,000 - - - - -
Kahar (Sikh traditions) 200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 200 -
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
 Kaibartta 4,700 Bengali 4,700 - - - - -
 Kaikadi 40 Kannada 40 - - - - -
 Kaikolan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Telugu 1,800 - - - - -
 Kalal Idiga 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Kalingi 6,800 Odia 6,800 - - - - -
 Kalu 200 Bengali - 200 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 467,000 Hindi 467,000 - - 50 - -
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) 7,900 Hindi 7,900 - - - - -
 Kalwar Jaiswal 91,000 Hindi 91,000 - - - - -
 Kamar 27,000 Kamar 26,000 90 - - 20 200
Kamathi 900 Telugu 900 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 1,800 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,800 -
Kammara 22,000 Telugu 22,000 - - - - -
Kandra 8,300 Odia 8,300 - - - - -
 Kanjar (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
 Kaora 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Kapali 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Kapewar 1,700 Telugu 1,700 - - - - -
 Kapu 1,000 Telugu 1,000 - - - - -
 Kapu Reddi 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
Karan 3,300 Odia 3,300 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Marathi 20,000 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 200 Kashmiri - 200 - - - -
 Kathodi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Katia 4,600 Hindi 4,200 - 400 - - -
 Kawar 905,000 Hindi 900,000 1,000 60 900 100 2,800
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 44,000 Hindi 44,000 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
Kayastha Saksena 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kayastha Sribastab 4,600 Hindi 4,600 - - - - -
Khadura 4,100 Odia 4,100 - - - - -
 Khairwar 76,000 Bengali 76,000 50 - 60 - 200
 Khandait 18,000 Odia 18,000 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Kharia 49,000 Kharia 46,000 30 - 2,600 - 300
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 500 Gujarati 500 - - - - -
 Kharwar 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 5,500 Hindi 5,500 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Khoja 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Kirar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kisan 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Kol 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - 90 - 200
 Kolha 1,300 Ho 1,300 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 6,300 Hindi 6,300 - - - - -
 Koli Dhor 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Koli Malhar 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Koli of Gujarat 900 Gujarati 800 - 20 - - -
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
Kolowar 1,000 Kolami, Northwestern 1,000 - - - - -
 Kolta 172,000 Odia 172,000 - - - - 40
Konai 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Konda Dhora 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Kori 8,800 Hindi 8,800 - - - - -
 Korku 500 Korku 500 - - - - 40
 Korwa 129,000 Telugu 124,000 200 - 2,600 - 2,300
 Koshti 256,000 Marathi 256,000 - - - - 200
 Kotia 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Koya 38,000 Telugu 38,000 - - - - -
Koya Dora 2,800 Koya 2,800 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 11,000 Odia 11,000 40 - 50 - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 245,000 Hindi 245,000 - 60 - - -
Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
 Kumhar Bardiha 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar Kanaujia 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
Kumhar Mathuria 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 22,000 Gujarati 22,000 - - - - -
 Kuravan (Hindu traditions) 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 974,000 Hindi 974,000 - - - - -
 Kuruba 4,600 Kannada 4,600 - - - - -
 Labana (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Lakhera 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Lingayat 300 Kannada - - - - - 300
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 302,000 Hindi 302,000 - - - - -
Lodha Jariya 74,000 Hindi 74,000 - - - - -
 Lohana 400 Gujarati 400 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 370,000 Hindi 369,000 - 80 200 - -
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Madari (Muslim traditions) 1,000 Urdu - 1,000 - - - -
Madgi 700 Telugu 700 - - - - -
 Madiga (Christian traditions) 1,200 Telugu - - - 1,200 - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 5,900 Telugu 5,900 - - - - -
 Mahar (Christian traditions) 5,600 Marathi - - - 5,600 - -
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 243,000 Marathi 185,000 - 58,000 100 500 -
Mahar (Muslim traditions) 30 Marathi - 30 - - - -
Mahara 1,300 Odia 1,300 - - - - -
 Mahishya 15,000 Bengali 15,000 - - - - -
 Mahli 1,600 Marathi 1,600 - - - - -
 Mahratta 46,000 Marathi 45,000 - - - - 200
 Mahratta Kunbi 2,700 Gujarati 2,700 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,000 -
 Mahyavanshi 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Majhi 67,000 Hindi 67,000 50 - 200 - 40
 Majhwar 55,000 Hindi 54,000 50 - 400 - 200
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) 3,300 Telugu - - - 3,300 - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Telugu 26,000 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 1,700 Malayalam - - - 1,700 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 821,000 Hindi 821,000 - 300 20 - -
Mali Bhagirathi 11,000 Hindi 11,000 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
Malto 90 Santhali 90 - - - - -
Mana 60 Marathi 60 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 2,800 Marathi 2,800 - - - - -
 Mangala 600 Telugu 600 - - - - -
Mangan 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Mappila 90 Malayalam - 90 - - - -
 Maravan 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
Matang (Christian traditions) 600 Marathi - - - 600 - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Marathi 3,600 - - - - -
 Matia 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
Mawasi 200 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Memon 200 Gujarati - 200 - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 8,800 Bengali 8,800 - - - - -
 Moghal 11,000 Urdu - 11,000 - - - -
Moghia 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Momna 30 Gujarati - 30 - - - -
Mowar 4,200 Chhattisgarhi 4,200 - - - - -
 Munda 15,000 Mundari 14,000 - - 1,600 30 100
Munnewar 600 Chhattisgarhi 600 - - - - -
 Munnur 90 Telugu 90 - - - - -
Muskhan Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Mutrasi 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Nadar (Christian traditions) 400 Tamil - - - 400 - -
 Nadar (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Naga 50 Naga Pidgin - - - 40 - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) 114,000 Hindi 110,000 70 - 100 30 3,600
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 230,000 Hindi 230,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
Nai Mathuria 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Nair 400 Malayalam 400 - - - - -
Naksia 3,200 Odia 3,200 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 7,000 Bengali 7,000 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
Nanakshahi 60 Hindi - - - - 60 -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 5,000 Hindi 5,000 - - - - -
 Navithan 50 Tamil 50 - - - - -
 Oraon 766,000 Kurux 377,000 1,400 700 355,000 50 32,000
 Paharia 1,700 Santhali 1,700 - - - - -
Paik 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
Paliya 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Pallan (Hindu traditions) 500 Tamil 500 - - - - -
 Pan 20,000 Odia 20,000 - - - - -
 Pando 2,200 Chhattisgarhi 2,200 - - - - -
 Panika 753,000 Chhattisgarhi 753,000 - - 400 - -
Pao 14,000 Hindi 14,000 - - 30 - 100
Paraiyan (Christian traditions) 100 Tamil - - - 100 - -
 Paraiyan (Hindu traditions) 200 Tamil 200 - - - - -
 Pardhan 13,000 Pardhan 12,000 - - 70 - 500
 Pardhi 15,000 Pardhi 15,000 - - 20 - 200
Parja 1,400 Odia 1,400 - - 30 - -
 Parsee 70 Gujarati - - - - - 70
 Pashtun, Pathan 105,000 Urdu - 105,000 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 4,500 Hindi 4,500 - - - - -
Pasi Gujar 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Pasi Kaithwan 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Pasi Rajpasi 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Patial 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 9,400 Hindi 9,400 - - - - -
 Perka 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
 Persian 40 Persian, Iranian - 40 - - - -
Pindara 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
 Pinjara 9,100 Urdu - 9,100 - - - -
 Pod 6,300 Bengali 6,300 - - - - -
 Pundari 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Qassab 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 9,700 Bengali 9,700 - - - - -
Rajbansi Pali (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 409,000 Hindi 407,000 - 30 40 - 2,100
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 4,100 Urdu - 4,100 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 9,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 9,100 -
Rajput Agnivansi 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
Rajput Bagri 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 37,000 Hindi 37,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Bargujar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhadauria 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 6,700 Hindi 6,700 - - - - -
 Rajput Bisen (Hindu traditions) 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Rajput Bundela 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 4,800 Hindi 4,800 - - - - -
Rajput Chandrabansi 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
Rajput Dhakaru 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot 1,500 Hindi 1,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 5,900 Hindi 5,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Rajput Jaiswal 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput Janjua (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Rajput Kachhwaha 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Katheriya 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput Nagbansi 7,800 Hindi 7,800 - - - - -
 Rajput Nikumbh 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 4,300 Hindi 4,300 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 7,700 Hindi 7,700 - - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 4,800 Hindi 4,800 - - - - -
 Rajput Sakarwar (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
Rajput Salehria (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Rajput Solanki 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) 2,200 Hindi 2,200 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Rajput Tonwar (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Raju 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Rajwar 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 600 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 600 -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 600 Urdu - 600 - - - -
 Rathawa 300 Rathawi 300 - - - - -
 Rautia 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Ravalia 40 Gujarati 40 - - - - -
Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 117,000 Hindi 116,000 - 90 1,300 - -
Ravidas Chamar (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Sagarbanshi 1,400 Odia 1,400 - - - - -
 Sahariya 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Sali 300 Kannada 300 - - - - -
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Santal 1,000 Santhali 900 - - 60 - 60
Saonta 3,700 Hindi 3,700 - - - - 20
 Saora 129,000 Odia 129,000 30 - 90 - 100
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 1,100 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,100 -
 Sargara Unknown Marwari - - - - - -
 Satani 800 Telugu 800 - - - - -
Sauntia 44,000 Odia 44,000 - - - - -
Saur 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Sayyid 39,000 Urdu - 39,000 - - - -
Sayyid Husaini 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Sema Unknown Naga, Sumi - - - - - -
Shabar 2,400 Odia 2,400 - - - - -
 Shaikh 303,000 Urdu - 303,000 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 25,000 Urdu - 25,000 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 5,000 Urdu - 5,000 - - - -
Shaikh Usmani 40 Urdu - 40 - - - -
Sikligar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Silawat (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Sinhalese 20 Sinhala - - 20 - - -
Solaha 300 Chhattisgarhi 300 - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 107,000 Hindi 107,000 - - - - 800
Sonar (Sikh traditions) 500 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 500 -
Sonar Ajudhyabansi 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
Sonar Chhatri 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Sonar Deswali 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Sonar Khatri 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Sonar Mair 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Sonar Rastaogi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Sonjhara 700 Odia 700 - - - - -
Sonr 60 Odia 60 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Bengali 13,000 - - - - -
Sunri Sadhubanik 4,200 Bengali 4,200 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 1,900 Malayalam - - - 1,900 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) 200 Tamil - 200 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 4,200 Bengali 4,200 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 2,400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 2,400 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 2,270,000 Hindi 2,267,000 - 800 1,000 - -
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 79,000 Hindi 79,000 - - - - -
Teli Sahu 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
Teli Sribastab 30,000 Hindi 30,000 - - - - -
 Thakkar 700 Marathi 700 - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 6,900 Hindi 6,900 - - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Tibetan 400 Tibetan, Central - - 400 - - -
 Tili 1,900 Bengali 1,900 - - - - -
 Tiyar 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 9,100 Hindi 9,100 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 2,600 Telugu 2,600 - - - - -
 Vakkaliga 200 Kannada 200 - - - - -
Valmiki (Balmiki) Mehtar 4,600 Hindi 4,500 - - - 50 -
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) 20,000 Hindi 19,000 - 40 1,000 300 -
Vaniyan 50 Tamil 40 - - - - -
Vannan (Christian traditions) Unknown Tamil - - - - - -
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) 40 Tamil 40 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 800 Tamil 800 - - - - -
 Varli 200 Varli 200 - - - - -
Vasudev 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
 Velama 100 Telugu 100 - - - - -
Vellalan 700 Tamil 700 - - - - -
 Viswakarma 2,200 Telugu 2,200 - - - - -
 Viswakarma Asari 200 Malayalam 200 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 2,001,000 Hindi 2,000,000 - - 30 - 300
 Yadav Dhindhor 58,000 Hindi 58,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Gaoli 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
Yadav Ghosi 92,000 Hindi 92,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 103,000 Telugu 103,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 304,000 Hindi 304,000 - - - - -
Yadav Jadubans 25,000 Hindi 25,000 - - - - -
Yadav Kamariha 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
Yadav Kaonra 340,000 Hindi 340,000 - - - - -
Yadav Nandbans 22,000 Hindi 22,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 348,000 Hindi 348,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 6,200 Bengali 6,200 - - - - -
 Yenadi 300 Telugu 300 - - - - -
 Yerukula 100 Yerukula 100 - - - - -
 Zeliang Unknown Naga, Zeme - - - - - -
  Totals:  556 30,549,000   525 28,581,000 529,000 72,000 517,000 68,000 784,000
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