Discover > All Regions / Continents > All Countries > Region: Asia, South > Country: Sri Lanka > State: North Western
  Sri Lanka North Western
You need to upgrade your Flash Player
Sri Lanka Listings: Country State District   Faces
Sri Lanka North Western
(Click headings for sorting )
Definitions:
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
People Name Primary Language Country Population State Population Least
Reached
Progress Scale Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
AgamudaiyanTamil18,000200N2.0 100--50--
Agamudaiyan NattamanTamil8,60090N2.0 60--30--
AhinkuntayaSinhala60,0008,300N2.0 --7,2001,100--
AmbattanTamil15,000400N2.0 200--100--
AnsariUrdu1,00050Y1.0 -50----
ArabArabic, Mesopotamian Spoken5,100600Y1.0 -600----
Arain (Muslim traditions)Punjabi, Western60050Y1.0 -50----
BadahalaSinhala113,00015,000N2.0 --14,0002,000--
BalochUrdu900100Y1.0 -100----
BaniaTelugu16,000500Y1.0 500-----
Bania ChettiTelugu6,200300Y1.0 300-----
BatgamaSinhala375,00079,000Y1.0 --78,000300--
BeravaSinhala366,00050,000N2.0 --43,0006,700--
Bharathar (Christian tradTamil2,200200N3.0 ---200--
Bharathar (Hindu traditioTamil60050Y1.0 50-----
BintannaSinhala6,700900N2.0 --80090--
BodhivanshaSinhala15,0001,900N2.0 --1,700300--
BohraGujarati1,900200Y1.0 -200----
BoyaTamil16,000200N2.0 100--40--
BrahminTamil107,0002,500Y1.0 2,400--60--
Brahmin Indian TamilTamil31,000200Y1.0 200--10--
BurgherSinhala51,0002,100N3.0 --1001,900-100
Chakkiliyan (Christian trTamil4,80060N3.0 ---60--
Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditTamil27,000200Y1.0 200-----
ChristianUnknown26,0004,900N3.0 ---4,900--
Demala GattaraSinhala8,000600N2.0 --400200--
Dodda-WeddahSinhala37,0005,900N2.0 --5,700200--
DuravaSinhala719,0005,300N2.0 --3,1002,200--
GahalaSinhala11,0002,800Y1.0 --2,80040--
GattaraSinhala754,000106,000N2.0 --92,00014,000--
GauraykwalluSinhala19,0003,100Y1.0 --2,700400--
GoaneseKonkani2,200100N3.0 ---100--
GovigamaSinhala553,00070,000N2.0 --61,0008,800--
Govigama PattiSinhala27,0003,600N2.0 --3,100400--
Govigama RadalaSinhala27,0003,600N2.0 --3,200400--
HajamTamil4,800600Y1.0 -600----
HannaliSinhala331,00046,000N2.0 --40,0006,000--
HanomoreyoSinhala5,3001,300Y1.0 --1,300---
HenawalayoSinhala19,0003,100Y1.0 --2,700400--
HinnaSinhala240,00032,000N2.0 --28,0004,400--
HunnaSinhala90,00012,000N2.0 --11,0001,600--
IdayanTamil9,200100N2.0 80--20--
IlavanTamil68,000400Y1.0 400-----
Ilavan ChristianTamil11,000200N3.0 ---200--
Indian TamilTamil9,600200N2.0 100--100--
JapaneseJapanese2,300200Y1.0 --200--50
Jat (Muslim traditions)Punjabi, Western1,700200Y1.0 -200----
JavaneseJavanese8,500600Y1.0 -600----
KaikolanTamil78,000600N2.0 500--200--
KallanTamil17,000200N2.0 100--50--
KaraiyarTamil193,0003,700N2.0 2,600--1,100--
KaravaSinhala1,067,000106,000N2.0 --74,00031,000--
KiddeaSinhala15,0002,100N2.0 --1,800300--
KinnaraSinhala28,0005,900Y1.0 --5,90060--
KoviarTamil209,0003,300N2.0 2,100--1,200--
Kumhar (Hindu traditions)Tamil6,20030N2.0 30-----
KustarogiyoSinhala15,0002,100N2.0 --1,800300--
Madari (Muslim traditionsUrdu50070Y1.0 -70----
Malay, JavarSri Lankan Creole Malay51,0001,700Y1.0 -1,700----
MappilaMalayalam11,000600Y1.0 -600----
MarakkalageTamil8,700200Y1.0 -200----
MaravanTamil99,000800N2.0 600--200--
MaravarTamil86,0002,700N2.0 1,900--900--
MauritianMorisyen3,800300N2.0 200--90--
MemonGujarati2,000200Y1.0 -200----
MukkuvarTamil42,0001,300N2.0 800--500--
Nadar (Christian traditioTamil8,900300N3.0 ---300--
Nadar (Hindu traditions)Tamil25,000500Y1.0 500-----
NairMalayalam4,00040Y1.0 40-----
NalavarTamil44,0001,500N2.0 1,100--400--
NavaitTamil17,0002,300Y1.0 -2,300----
NavandannaSinhala1,150,000158,000N2.0 --136,00021,000--
NavithanTamil21,000200N2.0 200--60--
OliSinhala30,0004,100N2.0 --3,600500--
Osta (Nasuva)Tamil8,100800Y1.0 -800----
PallaTamil32,000200N2.0 100--70--
Pallan (Christian traditiTamil6,700100N3.0 ---100--
Pallan (Hindu traditions)Tamil46,000300Y1.0 300-----
PallarTamil68,0001,800N2.0 1,300--500--
PamunuSinhala30,0004,100N2.0 --3,600500--
PannaTamil32,000300N2.0 200--100--
PannikkiSinhala241,00034,000N2.0 --29,0004,500--
Paraiyan (Christian tradiTamil16,000300N3.0 ---300--
Paraiyan (Hindu traditionTamil102,000600Y1.0 600-----
ParaiyarTamil70,0002,300N2.0 1,400-300700--
ParseeGujarati70020Y1.0 -----20
Pashtun, PathanTamil41,0005,500Y1.0 -5,500----
Pidayne DannoSinhala8,8001,200Y1.0 --1,000100--
PorowakaraSinhala59,000400N2.0 --40040--
PrimanarTamil72,0002,200Y1.0 2,100--50--
RadavaSinhala361,00054,000N2.0 --47,0007,100--
RajakaSinhala148,00020,000N2.0 --18,0002,800--
Rajput (Muslim traditionsPunjabi, Western1,500200Y1.0 -200----
RodiyaSinhala18,0004,500Y1.0 --4,500---
SalagamaSinhala309,00022,000N2.0 --13,0008,800--
SayyidTamil49,0007,200Y1.0 -7,200----
ShaikhTamil200,00025,000Y1.0 -25,000----
Sindhi (Muslim traditionsSindhi1,00060Y1.0 -60----
SinhaleseSinhala183,00034,000N2.0 --29,0004,300--
Sri Lanka ChettiTamil6,200500Y1.0 500-----
Sri Lanka MoorTamil676,00086,000Y1.0 -86,000----
Sri Lankan TamilTamil9,300400N2.0 300--70--
Syrian ChristianMalayalam70030N3.0 ---30--
Tamil (Muslim traditions)Tamil1,131,000142,000Y1.0 -142,000----
ThimilarTamil21,000700N2.0 500--200--
VaniyanTamil17,000200N2.0 100--30--
Vannan (Christian traditiTamil3,70070N3.0 ---70--
Vannan (Hindu traditions)Tamil25,000200Y1.0 200-----
VanniyanTamil36,000300N2.0 200--70--
VanniyarTamil100,0001,200N2.0 800--400--
VellalanTamil30,000300N2.0 200--80--
VellalarTamil1,161,00035,000N2.0 23,000--12,000--
ViswakarmaTamil7,10090Y1.0 90-----
WahumpuraSinhala8,128,0001,174,000N2.0 --1,018,000156,000--
Yadav (Hindu traditions)Tamil7,30030Y1.0 30-----
YamannuSinhala77,00016,000Y1.0 --15,0001,000--
State Totals:   116 People Groups   2,442,000 49   47,000 275,000 1,805,000 315,000 0 200
Data Notes
Data Sources
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Direct link:  http://legacy.joshuaproject.net/south-asia-states.php?rog4=CE32