Country:

India

State: Ladakh
District: All

Number of People Groups

56

Unreached People Groups

54

Total Population

262,000

Buddhist

43.7 %

Christian

0.4 %

Hindu

8.3 %

Muslim

46.5 %

Sikh

0.9 %

Other Religions

0.1 %
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Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Arghun 100 Balti - 100 - - - -
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 1,800 Hindi 1,800 - - - - -
 Arora (Sikh traditions) 80 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 80 -
 Bakkarwal 30 Gujari - - - - - -
 Balti 49,000 Balti 60 47,000 1,400 30 - 70
 Bania 2,000 Hindi 2,000 - - - - 20
Basith (Hindu traditions) 20 Kashmiri - - - - - -
 Beda 300 Ladakhi - - 300 - - -
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) 89,000 Ladakhi 100 4,400 84,000 300 20 200
 Brahmin 2,700 Hindi 2,700 - - - - -
 Brahmin Acharya 100 Bengali 100 - - - - -
 Brahmin Kashmiri Pandit 2,000 Kashmiri 2,000 - - - - -
 Broq-Pa 24,000 Brokskat 80 21,000 3,100 - - -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Changpa 2,400 Changthang - 50 2,400 - - -
 Christian 500 Hindi - - - 500 - -
 Dom (Hindu traditions) 100 Odia 100 - - - - -
Gaddi (Hindu traditions) 200 Gaddi 200 - - - - -
Galleban 200 Kashmiri - 200 - - - -
 Gara 400 Lohar, Lahul - 100 300 - - -
 Gujjar (Hindu traditions) 50 Gujari 30 - 20 - - -
 Gujjar (Muslim traditions) 70 Gujari - 70 - - - -
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 3,000 Hindi 3,000 - - - - -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 1,200 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 1,200 -
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) 80 Bengali 80 - - - - -
 Julaha 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 5,300 Kashmiri - 5,300 - - - -
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 300 Hindi 300 - - - - -
Kraal 100 Kashmiri 100 - - - - -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 600 Hindi 600 - - - - -
 Kumhiar (Muslim traditions) 30 Kashmiri - 30 - - - -
 Labana (Hindu traditions) 60 Hindi 60 - - - - -
 Ladakhi 200 English - - - 200 - -
 Lama 200 Tibetan, Central - - 200 - - -
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 800 Hindi 800 - - - - -
 Makhmi 2,400 Kashmiri - 2,200 200 - - -
 Mangrik 16,000 Ladakhi - 30 16,000 - - -
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 20 Hindi 20 - - - - -
Mirasi (Hindu traditions) 1,000 Punjabi, Eastern 1,000 - - - - -
Mon 1,100 Ladakhi - 400 700 - - -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Purig-Pa 39,000 Purik 100 38,000 1,000 30 - 30
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 4,100 Hindi 4,100 - - - - -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) 900 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 900 -
 Rigzong 5,300 Ladakhi - - 5,300 - - -
 Sayyid 400 Urdu - 400 - - - -
 Shaikh 900 Urdu - 900 - - - -
Sipi Unknown Chambeali - - - - - -
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 200 Hindi 200 - - - - -
 Tarakhehas 1,600 Kashmiri - 1,600 - - - -
 Tarkhan (Hindu traditions) 900 Hindi 900 - - - - -
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 40 Punjabi, Eastern - - - - 40 -
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 500 Hindi 500 - - - - -
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) 40 Hindi 40 - - - - -
Zargar (Hindu traditions) 400 Dogri 400 - - - - -
  Totals:  56 262,000   54 22,000 122,000 115,000 1,100 2,200 300
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