Country:

India

State: Jharkhand
District: Chatra

Number of People Groups

292

Unreached People Groups

277

Total Population

1,293,000

Buddhist

0.0 %

Christian

0.6 %

Hindu

87.0 %

Muslim

11.2 %

Sikh

0.1 %

Other Religions

1.2 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Abdul 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Agariya (Hindu traditions) 1,400 Agariya 1,400 - - - - -
 Aghori 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Aguri 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Ahmadi 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Ansari 48,000 Urdu - 48,000 - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
Asur 40 Asuri 40 - - - - -
Badaik 30 Sadri 30 - - - - -
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) 70 Bengali 70 - - - - -
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) 800 Bengali 800 - - - - -
 Baiga 1,700 Hindi 1,700 - - - - -
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Bania Agarwal 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bania Agrahari 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bania Bais 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
Bania Barnawar 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Bania Gahoi 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Bania Gandha Banik 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Bania Jaiswal 50 Hindi - - - - - 50
 Bania Kasarwani 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
 Bania Kasaundhan 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
Bania Khatri 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bania Mahesri 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Bania Mahur 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Bania Oswal 80 Hindi 30 - - - - 50
 Bania Porwal 200 Hindi 100 - - - - 30
Bania Rauniar 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Bania Sinduria 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bania unspecified 7,100 Hindi 7,000 - - - - 100
 Banjara (Hindu traditions) 90 Lambadi 90 - - - - -
 Bantar Unknown Maithili - - - - - -
 Bari (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Bedia (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) 900 Kannada 900 - - - - -
Beldar Laria (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Bhandari 1,100 Odia 1,100 - - - - -
 Bhar 500 Bhojpuri 500 - - - - -
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Bhil unspecified 80 Hindi 50 30 - - - -
 Bhogta 90,000 Hindi 90,000 - - - 30 -
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) 2,300 Hindi 2,300 - - - - -
 Bhoi Mallah Mewat 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Bhottada 50 Kuvi 50 - - - - -
 Bhuiya Ghatwar 36,000 Hindi 36,000 - - - - -
 Bhuiya unspecified 175,000 Hindi 175,000 - - - 80 -
 Bhumij Unknown Bengali - - - - - -
 Bind 30 Bhojpuri 30 - - - - -
 Binjhia 20 Hindi - - - - - -
Birhor 2,700 Birhor 2,700 - - - - 70
 Brahmin (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Brahmin Bengali 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Bhumihar 15,000 Hindi 15,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Gaur 3,800 Hindi 3,800 - - - - -
 Brahmin Joshi 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kanaujia 1,900 Hindi 1,900 - - - - -
 Brahmin Khandelwal 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin Radhi 1,100 Bengali 1,100 - - - - -
Brahmin Rikhisur 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Brahmin Saraswat 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Brahmin unspecified 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Brahmin Varendra 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
Buna (Hindu traditions) 500 Bengali 500 - - - - -
 Chain 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 39,000 Hindi 39,000 - 30 400 - -
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Chero 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Chhetri 80 Nepali 80 - - - - -
 Chik (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Chik Baraik 20 Hindi - - - - - -
 Christian 300 Hindi - - - 300 - -
 Dabgar (Hindu traditions) 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Darjee 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Dhangar Bharwad 20 Gujarati 20 - - - - -
Dhangri 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Dhanuk 1,200 Hindi 1,200 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 7,300 Hindi 7,300 - - - - -
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Dhobi (Sikh traditions) Unknown Punjabi, Eastern - - - - - -
Dhobi Ajudhyabansi 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Dhobi Batham 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Dhobi Kanaujia 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Dhobi Kathiya 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Dhobi Mathuria 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Dhobi Parit 300 Marathi 300 - - - - -
 Dhobi Sribastab 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Domar (Hindu traditions) 900 Odia 900 - - - - -
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
 Dusadh Bahelia 4,900 Hindi 4,900 - - - - -
 Faqir 400 Urdu 30 300 - - - -
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Ganda 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
 Gauda 8,800 Odia 8,800 - - - - -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
Ghusuria 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Gond Jhare 50 Gondi, Northern 50 - - - - -
 Gond unspecified 50 Hindi - 40 - - - -
 Gorait 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Gosain Dasnami 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Gosain unspecified 2,400 Hindi 2,400 - - - - -
 Guria 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
 Hadi 1,300 Bengali 1,300 - - - - -
 Hajam 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
Halwai Maira 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Ho 20 Ho - - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 300 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 300 -
 Jhinwar (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 900 Bengali 900 - - - - -
 Julaha 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Kabirpanthi 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Kadar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Kahar Kamkar (Hindu traditions) 5,300 Hindi 5,300 - - - - -
 Kaibartta unspecified 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) 2,400 Telugu 2,400 - - - - -
 Kalu 50 Bengali - 50 - - - -
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) 12,000 Hindi 12,000 - - - - -
 Kalwar Jaiswal 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
Kalwar Sunri 7,900 Hindi 7,900 - - - - -
 Kamboh (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Kandra Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Kandu 4,600 Hindi 4,600 - - - - -
 Kaora 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Kapali 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
Karan 300 Odia 300 - - - - -
Karmali 700 Hindi 600 - - - - 200
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) 400 Marathi 400 - - - - -
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) 7,800 Hindi 7,800 - - - - -
 Kayastha Karan 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Khairwar 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Khandait 900 Odia 900 - - - - -
 Kharia 200 Kharia 200 - - 20 - -
 Kharwar 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Khatik (Hindu traditions) 90 Hindi 90 - - - - -
 Khatri (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Kisan 200 Hindi 200 - - 50 - -
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) 54,000 Hindi 54,000 - - - - -
 Kol Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Koli of Gujarat 60 Gujarati 60 - - - - -
 Kori Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 26,000 Hindi 26,000 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Kumhar Bardiha 2,100 Hindi 2,100 - - - - -
 Kumhar Kanaujia 2,600 Hindi 2,600 - - - - -
Kumhar Mathuria 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 50 Gujarati 50 - - - - -
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) 97,000 Hindi 97,000 - - - - -
 Laheri (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Laheri (Muslim traditions) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
 Lakhera 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Lingayat 20 Kannada - - - - - 20
 Lohana 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 10,000 Hindi 10,000 - - - - -
Lohara 1,900 Hindi 1,700 - - 50 - 70
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
Madari (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Magar 50 Nepali 50 - - - - -
 Mahanta Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) 30 Marathi 30 - - - - -
 Mahishya 600 Bengali 600 - - - - -
 Mahli 100 Marathi 100 - - - - -
 Mahratta Kunbi 30 Gujarati 30 - - - - -
 Mahratta unspecified 20 Marathi 20 - - - - -
 Mahtam (Sikh traditions) 30 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 30 -
 Mahyavanshi Unknown Gujarati - - - - - -
 Majhwar 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Mal (Hindu traditions) 1,300 Hindi 1,300 - - - - -
 Malabar Catholic 20 Malayalam - - - 20 - -
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 100 Gujarati - 100 - - - -
Malto Unknown Santhali - - - - - -
 Manihar 80 Urdu - 80 - - - -
 Matang (Hindu traditions) Unknown Marathi - - - - - -
 Mazhabi (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Meitei unspecified Unknown Meitei - - - - - -
Mirzakhani 60 Bengali - 60 - - - -
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Moghal 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Mukeri 20 Urdu - 20 - - - -
 Munda 9,300 Mundari 4,200 40 - 2,200 - 2,900
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Nagarchi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Nagarchi (Muslim traditions) 20 Sadri - 20 - - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 23,000 Hindi 23,000 - - - - -
 Nai (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Namassej Chandel 200 Bengali 200 - - - - -
 Nat (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Newah 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Oraon 32,000 Kurux 15,000 40 - 4,400 - 12,000
 Pan 20 Odia 20 - - - - -
Parhaiya 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Parja unspecified Unknown Odia - - - - - -
 Pashtun Afridi 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pashtun Bangash 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
Pashtun Durrani 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pashtun Kakar 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Pashtun Lodhi (Dalazak) 70 Urdu - 70 - - - -
 Pashtun Mohmand 60 Urdu - 60 - - - -
Pashtun Rohilla 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pashtun Yusafzai 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 2,800 Urdu - 2,800 - - - -
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) 5,000 Hindi 5,000 - - - - -
Pasi Gujar 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Pasi Kaithwan 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Pasi Rajpasi 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
Pawaria (Hindu traditions) 30 Hindi 30 - - - - -
 Pawaria (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Pinjara 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Pod 300 Bengali 300 - - - - -
 Qassab 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Rai 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Rajbhar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 21,000 Hindi 21,000 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 1,500 Urdu - 1,500 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Rajput Bais (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Rajput Bhatti (Hindu traditions) 700 Hindi 700 - - - - -
 Rajput Chandel 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traditions) 2,500 Hindi 2,500 - - - - -
 Rajput Gahlot (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Garewal (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Gaur 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Rajput Gautam (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
 Rajput Jadon 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Rajput Parihar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Pundir (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Rajput Rathor (Hindu traditions) 1,100 Hindi 1,100 - - - - -
 Rajput Sengar 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Rajput Sombansi (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Raju 50 Bengali 50 - - - - -
 Rajwar 70 Hindi 70 - - - - -
Rana 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
 Ravidas Chamar (Hindu traditions) 8,100 Hindi 8,000 - - 60 - -
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 300 Urdu - 300 - - - -
 Saini (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Sankara 400 Bengali 400 - - - - -
 Santal (Sawntal) 200 Santhali 200 - - 30 - -
 Sarera (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Sauria Paharia 200 Santhali 200 - - 20 - -
 Sayyid 4,100 Urdu - 4,100 - - - -
Shaikh Faruqi 800 Urdu - 800 - - - -
 Shaikh Qureshi 9,400 Urdu - 9,400 - - - -
 Shaikh Siddiqi 8,900 Urdu - 8,900 - - - -
 Shaikh unspecified 64,000 Urdu - 64,000 - - - -
Shaikh Usmani 500 Urdu - 500 - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 4,200 Hindi 4,200 - - - - -
 Sonar (Sikh traditions) 20 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 20 -
Sonar Jathera 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Sonar Kammakala 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
Sonar Magahiya 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
Sukiyar 100 Magahi 100 - - - - -
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Sunri Sadhubanik 30 Bengali 30 - - - - -
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Syrian Christian 20 Malayalam - - - 20 - -
 Tamang 30 Nepali 30 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) 100 Hindi 100 - - - - -
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) 5,500 Bengali 5,500 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 60 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 60 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 57,000 Hindi 57,000 - - - - -
 Teli Gangauta (Hindu traditions) 3,200 Hindi 3,200 - - - - -
Teli Sribastab 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Tharu 50 Hindi 50 - - - - -
 Thathera (Hindu traditions) 400 Hindi 400 - - - - -
 Tili 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Tiyar 20 Bengali 20 - - - - -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) 7,300 Hindi 7,300 - - - - -
 Valmiki (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
Valmiki (Muslim traditions) 100 Urdu - 100 - - - -
Valmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) Unknown Hindi - - - - - -
 Vanniyan 30 Tamil 30 - - - - -
 Viswakarma unspecified 20 Telugu 20 - - - - -
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 111,000 Hindi 111,000 - - - - -
 Yadav (Muslim traditions) 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Yadav Dhindhor 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Yadav Gaoli 35,000 Hindi 35,000 - - - - -
 Yadav Kaonra 1,400 Hindi 1,400 - - - - -
 Yadav Rawat 2,800 Hindi 2,800 - - - - -
 Yadav Sadgope 700 Bengali 700 - - - - -
 Yakthumba, Limbu 20 Nepali 20 - - - - -
  Totals:  292 1,293,000   277 1,125,000 144,000 40 7,500 900 15,000
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