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People Name Primary Language Country Population State Population Least
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Progress Scale Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
AgamudaiyanTamil18,000200N2.0 100--50--
Agamudaiyan NattamanTamil8,70090N2.0 60--30--
AhinkuntayaSinhala59,0008,500N2.0 --7,4001,100--
AmbattanTamil15,000400N2.0 200--100--
AnsariUrdu1,00050Y1.0 -50----
ArabArabic, Mesopotamian Spoken5,200600Y1.0 -600----
Arain (Muslim traditions)Punjabi, Western60050Y1.0 -50----
BadahalaSinhala110,00016,000N2.0 --14,0002,000--
BalochUrdu900100Y1.0 -100----
BaniaTelugu16,000500Y1.0 500-----
Bania ChettiTamil6,900500Y1.0 500-----
Bania ChettiTelugu6,500300Y1.0 300-----
BatgamaSinhala384,00081,000Y1.0 --80,000300--
BeravaSinhala360,00051,000N2.0 --44,0006,800--
BharatharTamil2,900300N3.0 50--200--
BintannaSinhala6,500900N2.0 --80090--
BodhivanshaSinhala14,0002,000N2.0 --1,700300--
BohraGujarati2,000200Y1.0 -200----
BoyaTamil17,000200N2.0 100--40--
BrahminTamil99,0002,500Y1.0 2,400--60--
Brahmin Indian TamilTamil31,000300Y1.0 200--10--
BurgherSinhala52,0002,200N3.0 --1001,900-100
ChakkiliyanTamil32,000200N2.0 200--60--
ChristianUnknown27,0005,000N3.0 ---5,000--
Demala GattaraSinhala7,300600N2.0 --400200--
Dodda-WeddahSinhala38,0006,000N2.0 --5,800200--
DuravaSinhala605,0005,400N2.0 --3,2002,200--
GahalaSinhala11,0002,900Y1.0 --2,80040--
GattaraSinhala739,000109,000N2.0 --94,00014,000--
GauraykwalluSinhala18,0003,200Y1.0 --2,800400--
GoaneseKonkani2,300100N3.0 ---100--
GovigamaSinhala543,00072,000N2.0 --63,0009,000--
Govigama PattiSinhala26,0003,700N2.0 --3,200500--
Govigama RadalaSinhala27,0003,700N2.0 --3,300500--
HajamTamil4,900600Y1.0 -600----
HannaliSinhala324,00047,000N2.0 --41,0006,200--
HanomoreyoSinhala5,4001,400Y1.0 --1,400---
HenawalayoSinhala18,0003,200Y1.0 --2,800400--
HinnaSinhala236,00033,000N2.0 --29,0004,500--
HunnaSinhala88,00013,000N2.0 --11,0001,600--
IdayanTamil9,300100N2.0 80--20--
IlavanTamil80,000600N2.0 400--200--
Indian TamilTamil9,700200N2.0 100--100--
JapaneseJapanese2,300200Y1.0 --200--50
Jat (Muslim traditions)Punjabi, Western1,800200Y1.0 -200----
JavaneseJavanese8,500600Y1.0 -600----
KaikolanTamil79,000600N2.0 500--200--
KallanTamil17,000200N2.0 100--50--
KaraiyarTamil187,0003,800N2.0 2,700--1,100--
KaravaSinhala1,050,000108,000N2.0 --76,00032,000--
KiddeaSinhala15,0002,100N2.0 --1,900300--
KinnaraSinhala29,0006,100Y1.0 --6,00060--
KoviarTamil199,0003,400N2.0 2,200--1,200--
Kumhar (Hindu traditions)Tamil6,30030N2.0 30-----
KustarogiyoSinhala15,0002,100N2.0 --1,900300--
MadariUrdu50070Y1.0 -70----
Malay, JavarSri Lankan Creole Malay52,0001,800Y1.0 -1,800----
MappilaMalayalam11,000600Y1.0 -600----
MarakkalageTamil8,900200Y1.0 -200----
MaravanTamil100,000800N2.0 600--200--
MaravarTamil83,0002,800N2.0 1,900--900--
MauritianMorisyen3,800300N2.0 200--90--
MemonGujarati2,100200Y1.0 -200----
MukkuvarTamil40,0001,300N2.0 800--500--
Nadar (Christian traditioTamil9,000300N3.0 ---300--
Nadar (Hindu traditions)Tamil26,000500Y1.0 500-----
NairMalayalam4,10040Y1.0 40-----
NalavarTamil43,0001,500N2.0 1,100--500--
NavaitTamil17,0002,400Y1.0 -2,400----
NavandannaSinhala1,128,000161,000N2.0 --140,00021,000--
NavithanTamil22,000200N2.0 200--60--
OliSinhala29,0004,200N2.0 --3,700500--
Osta (Nasuva)Tamil8,200900Y1.0 -900----
PallaTamil30,000200N2.0 100--70--
PallanTamil53,000500N2.0 300--100--
PallarTamil67,0001,900N2.0 1,400--500--
PamunuSinhala30,0004,200N2.0 --3,700500--
PannaTamil30,000300N2.0 200--100--
PannikkiSinhala236,00034,000N2.0 --30,0004,600--
ParaiyanTamil118,0001,000N2.0 700--300--
ParaiyarTamil68,0002,400N2.0 1,400-300700--
ParseeGujarati70020Y1.0 -----20
Pashtun, PathanTamil41,0005,700Y1.0 -5,700----
Pidayne DannoSinhala8,6001,200Y1.0 --1,100100--
PorowakaraSinhala48,000400N2.0 --40040--
PrimanarTamil69,0002,200Y1.0 2,200--50--
RadavaSinhala353,00056,000N2.0 --48,0007,300--
RajakaSinhala146,00021,000N2.0 --18,0002,800--
Rajput (Muslim traditionsPunjabi, Western1,500200Y1.0 -200----
RodiyaSinhala18,0004,600Y1.0 --4,600---
SalagamaSinhala290,00022,000N2.0 --13,0009,100--
SayyidTamil49,0007,400Y1.0 -7,400----
ShaikhTamil202,00026,000Y1.0 -26,000----
Sindhi (Muslim traditionsSindhi1,00060Y1.0 -60----
SinhaleseSinhala164,00035,000N2.0 --30,0004,400--
Sri Lanka MoorTamil689,00088,000Y1.0 -88,000----
Sri Lankan TamilTamil8,700400N2.0 300--70--
Syrian ChristianMalayalam70030N3.0 ---30--
Tamil (Muslim traditions)Tamil1,139,000145,000Y1.0 -145,000----
ThimilarTamil20,000700N2.0 500--200--
VaniyanTamil17,000200N2.0 100--30--
VannanTamil29,000300N2.0 200--70--
VanniyanTamil36,000300N2.0 200--70--
VanniyarTamil96,0001,200N2.0 900--400--
VellalanTamil31,000300N2.0 200--80--
VellalarTamil1,130,00036,000N2.0 23,000--13,000--
ViswakarmaTamil7,30090Y1.0 90-----
WahumpuraSinhala7,961,0001,204,000N2.0 --1,043,000159,000--
Yadav (Hindu traditions)Tamil7,30030Y1.0 30-----
YamannuSinhala79,00017,000Y1.0 --16,0001,000--
State Totals:   110 People Groups   2,502,000 43   48,000 281,000 1,850,000 322,000 0 200
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