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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
AgamudaiyanTamil17,000200N2.0 100--50--
Agamudaiyan NattamanTamil8,40090N2.0 60--30--
AhinkuntayaSinhala59,0008,100N2.0 --7,0001,000--
AmbattanTamil15,000300N2.0 200--100--
AnsariUrdu1,00050Y1.0 -50----
ArabArabic, Mesopotamian Spoken5,000500Y1.0 -500----
Arain (Muslim traditions)Punjabi, Western60050Y1.0 -50----
BadahalaSinhala111,00015,000N2.0 --13,0001,900--
BalochUrdu900100Y1.0 -100----
BaniaTelugu15,000500Y1.0 500-----
Bania ChettiTelugu6,200300Y1.0 300-----
BatgamaSinhala368,00077,000Y1.0 --77,000200--
BeravaSinhala360,00049,000N2.0 --42,0006,500--
Bharathar (Christian tradTamil2,200200N3.0 ---200--
Bharathar (Hindu traditioTamil60050Y1.0 50-----
BintannaSinhala6,600800N2.0 --70090--
BodhivanshaSinhala14,0001,900N2.0 --1,600200--
BohraGujarati1,900200Y1.0 -200----
BoyaTamil16,000200N2.0 100--40--
BrahminTamil99,0002,400Y1.0 2,300--60--
Brahmin Indian TamilTamil30,000200Y1.0 200--10--
BurgherSinhala50,0002,100N3.0 --1001,800-100
Chakkiliyan (Christian trTamil4,70060N3.0 ---60--
Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditTamil26,000200Y1.0 200-----
ChristianUnknown26,0004,800N3.0 ---4,800--
Demala GattaraSinhala7,800600N2.0 --300200--
Dodda-WeddahSinhala37,0005,800N2.0 --5,600200--
DuravaSinhala706,0005,100N2.0 --3,0002,100--
GahalaSinhala10,0002,800Y1.0 --2,70040--
GattaraSinhala740,000104,000N2.0 --90,00014,000--
GauraykwalluSinhala19,0003,100Y1.0 --2,700400--
GoaneseKonkani2,200100N3.0 ---100--
GovigamaSinhala543,00068,000N2.0 --60,0008,600--
Govigama PattiSinhala27,0003,500N2.0 --3,100400--
Govigama RadalaSinhala27,0003,500N2.0 --3,100400--
HajamTamil4,700500Y1.0 -500----
HannaliSinhala325,00045,000N2.0 --39,0005,900--
HanomoreyoSinhala5,2001,300Y1.0 --1,300---
HenawalayoSinhala19,0003,000Y1.0 --2,700400--
HinnaSinhala236,00032,000N2.0 --27,0004,300--
HunnaSinhala88,00012,000N2.0 --11,0001,600--
IdayanTamil9,000100N2.0 80--20--
IlavanTamil77,000500N2.0 400--200--
Indian TamilTamil9,500200N2.0 100--100--
JapaneseJapanese2,200200Y1.0 --200--50
Jat (Muslim traditions)Punjabi, Western1,700200Y1.0 -200----
JavaneseJavanese8,300600Y1.0 -600----
KaikolanTamil77,000600N2.0 400--200--
KallanTamil17,000200N2.0 100--50--
KaraiyarTamil190,0003,700N2.0 2,600--1,100--
KaravaSinhala1,048,000103,000N2.0 --73,00031,000--
KiddeaSinhala15,0002,000N2.0 --1,800300--
KinnaraSinhala28,0005,800Y1.0 --5,70060--
KoviarTamil205,0003,200N2.0 2,100--1,200--
Kumhar (Hindu traditions)Tamil6,10030N2.0 30-----
KustarogiyoSinhala15,0002,000N2.0 --1,800300--
Madari (Muslim traditionsUrdu50070Y1.0 -70----
Malay, JavarSri Lankan Creole Malay50,0001,700Y1.0 -1,700----
MappilaMalayalam10,000600Y1.0 -600----
MarakkalageTamil8,500200Y1.0 -200----
MaravanTamil97,000800N2.0 600--200--
MaravarTamil84,0002,700N2.0 1,800--800--
MauritianMorisyen3,700300N2.0 200--90--
MemonGujarati2,000200Y1.0 -200----
MukkuvarTamil41,0001,300N2.0 800--500--
Nadar (Christian traditioTamil8,700300N3.0 ---300--
Nadar (Hindu traditions)Tamil25,000500Y1.0 500-----
NairMalayalam3,90040Y1.0 40-----
NalavarTamil43,0001,500N2.0 1,000--400--
NavaitTamil17,0002,300Y1.0 -2,300----
NavandannaSinhala1,128,000154,000N2.0 --134,00020,000--
NavithanTamil21,000200N2.0 200--60--
OliSinhala29,0004,000N2.0 --3,500500--
Osta (Nasuva)Tamil7,900800Y1.0 -800----
PallaTamil31,000200N2.0 100--70--
Pallan (Christian traditiTamil6,600100N3.0 ---100--
Pallan (Hindu traditions)Tamil45,000300Y1.0 300-----
PallarTamil67,0001,800N2.0 1,300--500--
PamunuSinhala30,0004,000N2.0 --3,500500--
PannaTamil32,000300N2.0 200--100--
PannikkiSinhala237,00033,000N2.0 --28,0004,400--
Paraiyan (Christian tradiTamil15,000300N3.0 ---300--
Paraiyan (Hindu traditionTamil100,000600Y1.0 600-----
ParaiyarTamil68,0002,300N2.0 1,300-300700--
ParseeGujarati70020Y1.0 -----20
Pashtun, PathanTamil40,0005,400Y1.0 -5,400----
Pidayne DannoSinhala8,6001,100Y1.0 --1,000100--
PorowakaraSinhala58,000400N2.0 --40040--
PrimanarTamil70,0002,100Y1.0 2,100--50--
RadavaSinhala354,00053,000N2.0 --46,0007,000--
RajakaSinhala146,00020,000N2.0 --17,0002,700--
Rajput (Muslim traditionsPunjabi, Western1,500200Y1.0 -200----
RodiyaSinhala17,0004,400Y1.0 --4,400---
SalagamaSinhala303,00021,000N2.0 --13,0008,600--
SayyidTamil48,0007,100Y1.0 -7,100----
ShaikhTamil196,00025,000Y1.0 -25,000----
Sindhi (Muslim traditionsSindhi1,00060Y1.0 -60----
SinhaleseSinhala179,00033,000N2.0 --29,0004,200--
Sri Lanka ChettiTamil6,700500Y1.0 500-----
Sri Lanka MoorTamil664,00084,000Y1.0 -84,000----
Sri Lankan TamilTamil9,100300N2.0 300--70--
Syrian ChristianMalayalam70030N3.0 ---30--
Tamil (Muslim traditions)Tamil1,109,000139,000Y1.0 -139,000----
ThimilarTamil20,000700N2.0 500--200--
VaniyanTamil17,000200N2.0 100--30--
Vannan (Christian traditiTamil3,60070N3.0 ---70--
Vannan (Hindu traditions)Tamil25,000200Y1.0 200-----
VanniyanTamil35,000300N2.0 200--70--
VanniyarTamil98,0001,200N2.0 800--400--
VellalanTamil29,000300N2.0 200--80--
VellalarTamil1,141,00034,000N2.0 22,000--12,000--
ViswakarmaTamil7,00090Y1.0 90-----
WahumpuraSinhala7,983,0001,149,000N2.0 --996,000153,000--
Yadav (Hindu traditions)Tamil7,10030Y1.0 30-----
YamannuSinhala75,00016,000Y1.0 --15,000900--
State Totals:   115 People Groups   2,389,000 48   46,000 268,000 1,766,000 309,000 0 200
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