Country:

India

Province / State: Chhattisgarh
District: Raigarh

Number of People Groups

301

Unreached People Groups

286

Total Population

1,870,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

3.0 %

Hindu

95.7 %

Muslim

1.0 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

0.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Agariya (Hindu traditions) 9,100 Agariya 9,100 - - 50 - -
 Agri 50 Marathi 50 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Amat 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Andh Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
Asur 900 Asuri 900 - - - - -
Badaik 700 Sadri 700 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bagdi 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Baiga 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - - - -
 Balai (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Balija (Hindu traditions) 500 Kannada 500 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 3,600 Hindi 3,500 - - - - 20
 Bania Agrahari 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Kasarwani 1,600 Hindi 1,600 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - 200
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 9,200 Lambadi 9,200 - - - - -
 Banjara Rathod (Hindu traditions) 600 Lambadi 600 - - - - -
Barahar 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Basor 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bauri 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 100 Kannada 100 - - - - -
 Bhaina 9,200 Chhattisgarhi 9,200 - - - - -
 Bhandari 1,700 Odia 1,700 - - - - -
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Bharewa 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Bharia Bhumia 9,000 Hindi 9,000 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Bhattra 50 Bhatri 30 - - - 20 -
 Bhil unspecified Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Bhisti 30 Urdu - 30 - - - -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 51,000 Hindi 51,000 - - - - -
 Bhoi Kharbind 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Bhoi Kharot 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bhoi Mallah Mewat 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
Bhoi Nikhad 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Bhottada Unknown Kuvi - - - - - -
 Bhoyar 7,600 Hindi 7,600 - - - - -
 Bhuinhar 48,000 Hindi 48,000 - - - - -
 Bhuiya unspecified 9,600 Hindi 9,600 - - - - -
 Bhulia 4,500 Odia 4,500 - - - - -
 Bhunjia 30 Bhunjia 30 - - - - -
Bidur 90 Marathi 90 - - - - -
 Binjhia 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - -
Birhor 1,100 Birhor 1,100 - - - - -
 Bohra 400 Gujarati - 400 - - - -
 Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Brahmin Bengali 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sanadhya 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Sawaria 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - 200
 Burmese Unknown Burmese - - - - - -
 Chadar Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Chain 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 58,000 Hindi 58,000 - 100 70 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Chamar Satnami 58,000 Hindi 58,000 - 200 200 - -
 Chauhan 400 Chhattisgarhi 400 - - - - -
 Chik (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Christian 900 Hindi - - - 900 - -
 Dahait Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Darzi Sribastab (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Deshwali (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Dewar 1,500 Odia 1,500 - - - - -
Dhangri 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 80 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Dhanwar 6,900 Chhattisgarhi 6,900 - - - - -
 Dhimar 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
Dhobi Batham 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Dhobi Kanaujia 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
Dhobi Kathiya 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Dhobi Mathuria 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Dhobi Parit 600 Marathi 600 - - - - -
 Dhobi Sribastab 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Dom Murdafarash 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Domar (Hindu traditions) 700 Odia 700 - - - - -
 Drukpa Unknown Dzongkha - - - - - -
 Faqir 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Gadaba 200 Telugu 200 - - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 80 Hindi 80 - - - - -
 Gadaria Dhingar 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Ganda 96,000 Odia 95,000 - 20 700 70 -
Gandhmali 600 Odia 600 - - - - -
 Gauda 3,500 Odia 3,500 - - - - -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) 34,000 Hindi 34,000 - - - - -
 Ghosi (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Gokha 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
 Gond Dhuriya 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - 20
 Gond Maria 30 Gondi, Northern 30 - - - - -
 Gond Muria 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Gond Nagawasi 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - 20
 Gond Rajgond 14,000 Gondi, Northern 14,000 - - 30 - 200
Gond Singhrolia 1,000 Gondi, Northern 1,000 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 82,000 Hindi 81,000 60 - 200 - 1,300
 Gosain Dasnami 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Gosain unspecified 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
Gujar (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Guria 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
 Hadi 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Hajam 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Halba 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,000 -
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kabirpanthi 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Kachera (Hindu traditions) 50 Odia 50 - - - - -
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 3,600 Hindi 3,600 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Kalingi 3,700 Odia 3,700 - - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 35,000 Hindi 35,000 - - - - -
Kalwar Iraqi (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Kalwar Jaiswal 6,600 Hindi 6,600 - - - - -
 Kamar Unknown Kamar - - - - - -
Kamathi 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Kandra 1,900 Odia 1,900 - - - - -
 Kaora 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
Karan 2,100 Odia 2,100 - - - - -
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Marathi 3,000 - - - - -
Katia 50 Hindi - - 40 - - -
 Kawar 213,000 Hindi 213,000 100 - 90 - 200
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
 Kayastha Sribastab 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Khadura 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
 Khairwar 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Khandait 4,300 Odia 4,300 - - - - -
 Khangar (Hindu traditions) 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - -
 Kharia 21,000 Kharia 20,000 - - 600 - 200
 Kharwar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Kisan 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Kol 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Koli Mahadev 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Kolowar Unknown Kolami, Northwestern - - - - - -
 Kolta 51,000 Odia 51,000 - - - - -
 Kori 6,700 Hindi 6,700 - - - - -
 Korwa 3,500 Telugu 3,300 - - 200 - -
 Koshti 6,300 Marathi 6,300 - - - - -
 Kui Khond 3,500 Odia 3,500 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Kumhar Bardiha 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Kumhar Kanaujia 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 200 Gujarati 200 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 34,000 Hindi 34,000 - - - - -
 Lingayat 20 Kannada - - - - - 20
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Lohana 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 43,000 Hindi 43,000 - - - - -
 Madari (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Madiga (Hindu traditions) 50 Telugu 50 - - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) 2,100 Marathi 1,700 - 400 - - -
 Mahar (Christian traditions) 70 Marathi - - - 70 - -
Mahara 400 Odia 400 - - - - -
 Mahishya 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Mahli 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 90 Gujarati 90 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 500 Marathi 500 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Mahyavanshi Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Majhi 28,000 Hindi 28,000 - - - - -
 Majhwar 13,000 Hindi 13,000 - - 20 - 90
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Mala (Christian traditions) Unknown Telugu - - - - - -
 Mala (Hindu traditions) 70 Telugu 70 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 20 Malayalam - - - 20 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 45,000 Hindi 45,000 - - - - -
Mali Bhagirathi 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Malto 70 Santhali 70 - - - - -
 Mang Garudi 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) 200 Marathi 200 - - - - -
Mawasi Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Moghia 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
Mowar 2,600 Chhattisgarhi 2,600 - - - - -
 Munda 3,100 Mundari 2,800 - - 300 - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) 5,100 Hindi 5,100 - - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 50 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 50 -
 Nair 20 Malayalam 20 - - - - -
Naksia 2,800 Odia 2,800 - - - - -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 60 Bengali 60 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Oraon 98,000 Kurux 45,000 200 50 52,000 - 300
Paik 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Pan 4,900 Odia 4,900 - - - - -
 Panika 36,000 Chhattisgarhi 36,000 - - - - -
Pao 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Pardhan 100 Pardhan 100 - - - - -
 Pardhi 1,000 Pardhi 1,000 - - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Pasi Gujar 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Pasi Kaithwan 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Pasi Rajpasi 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Patial 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
 Patwa (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Pinjara 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Pod 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 16,000 Hindi 16,000 - - - - 20
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 400 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 400 -
 Rajput Agnivansi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Bisen (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Rajput Chandrabansi 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Dikhit 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Rajput Jadu 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Rajput Nagbansi 4,000 Hindi 4,000 - - - - -
 Rajput Nikumbh 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Rajput Surajbansi 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Raju 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Rajwar 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Ramdasia (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Rautia 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 6,700 Hindi 6,700 - - 50 - -
Sagarbanshi 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Sahariya 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Santal (Sawntal) 90 Santhali 60 - - - - 20
 Saora unspecified 47,000 Odia 47,000 - - 20 - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Sargara Unknown Marwari - - - - - -
Sauntia 200 Odia 200 - - - - -
Saur 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Sayyid 1,700 Urdu - 1,700 - - - -
Shabar 500 Odia 500 - - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 700 Urdu - 700 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 13,000 Urdu - 13,000 - - - -
 Silawat (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Sonar (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
Sonjhara 70 Odia 70 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Bengali 2,500 - - - - -
 Sunri Sadhubanik 1,000 Bengali 1,000 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 30 Malayalam - - - 30 - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Hindi 1,000 - - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 90 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 90 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 83,000 Hindi 83,000 - - - - -
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
Teli Sribastab 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Thakkar 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Thori (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Tili 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Tiyar 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 30 Telugu 30 - - - - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
Valmiki (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
 Valmiki Mehtar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Vanniyan 20 Tamil 20 - - - - -
Vasudev 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 131,000 Hindi 131,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
 Yadav Gaoli 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Yadav Ghosi 50,000 Hindi 50,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Gola 16,000 Telugu 16,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 27,000 Hindi 27,000 - - - - -
Yadav Jadubans 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
Yadav Kamariha 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Yadav Kaonra 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
Yadav Nandbans 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 41,000 Hindi 41,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
  Totals:  301 1,870,000   286 1,790,000 18,000 900 56,000 2,200 2,800
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