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People Name Primary Language Country Population State Population Least
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AgamudaiyanTamil18,000200N2.0 100--50--
Agamudaiyan NattamanTamil8,70090N2.0 60--30--
AhinkuntayaSinhala61,0008,400N2.0 --7,3001,100--
AmbattanTamil15,000400N2.0 200--100--
AnsariUrdu1,00050Y1.0 -50----
ArabArabic, Mesopotamian Spoken5,200600Y1.0 -600----
Arain (Muslim traditions)Punjabi, Western60050Y1.0 -50----
BadahalaSinhala114,00016,000N2.0 --14,0002,000--
BalochUrdu900100Y1.0 -100----
BaniaTelugu16,000500Y1.0 500-----
Bania ChettiTelugu6,300300Y1.0 300-----
BatgamaSinhala380,00080,000Y1.0 --80,000300--
BeravaSinhala372,00051,000N2.0 --44,0006,800--
Bharathar (Christian tradTamil1,400200N3.0 ---200--
Bharathar (Hindu traditioTamil40050Y1.0 50-----
BintannaSinhala6,800900N2.0 --80090--
BodhivanshaSinhala15,0001,900N2.0 --1,700300--
BohraGujarati2,000200Y1.0 -200----
BoyaTamil17,000200N2.0 100--40--
BrahminTamil108,0002,500Y1.0 2,400--60--
Brahmin Indian TamilTamil31,000200Y1.0 200--10--
BurgherSinhala46,0002,200N3.0 --1001,900-100
Chakkiliyan (Christian trTamil4,80060N3.0 ---60--
Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditTamil27,000200Y1.0 200-----
ChristianUnknown27,0005,000N3.0 ---5,000--
Demala GattaraSinhala8,100600N2.0 --400200--
Dodda-WeddahSinhala38,0006,000N2.0 --5,800200--
DuravaSinhala729,0005,300N2.0 --3,2002,200--
GahalaSinhala11,0002,900Y1.0 --2,80040--
GattaraSinhala765,000108,000N2.0 --94,00014,000--
GauraykwalluSinhala19,0003,200Y1.0 --2,800400--
GoaneseKonkani2,300100N3.0 ---100--
GovigamaSinhala561,00071,000N2.0 --62,0008,900--
Govigama PattiSinhala27,0003,600N2.0 --3,200400--
Govigama RadalaSinhala28,0003,700N2.0 --3,200400--
HajamTamil4,900600Y1.0 -600----
HannaliSinhala336,00047,000N2.0 --41,0006,100--
HanomoreyoSinhala5,4001,400Y1.0 --1,400---
HenawalayoSinhala19,0003,100Y1.0 --2,800400--
HinnaSinhala244,00033,000N2.0 --28,0004,400--
HunnaSinhala91,00013,000N2.0 --11,0001,600--
IdayanTamil9,300100N2.0 80--20--
IlavanTamil69,000400Y1.0 400-----
Ilavan ChristianTamil11,000200N3.0 ---200--
Indian TamilTamil9,800200N2.0 100--100--
JapaneseJapanese2,300200Y1.0 --200--50
Jat (Muslim traditions)Punjabi, Western1,700200Y1.0 -200----
JavaneseJavanese8,600600Y1.0 -600----
KaikolanTamil79,000600N2.0 500--200--
KallanTamil18,000200N2.0 100--50--
KaraiyarTamil196,0003,800N2.0 2,700--1,100--
KaravaSinhala1,083,000107,000N2.0 --75,00032,000--
KiddeaSinhala15,0002,100N2.0 --1,800300--
KinnaraSinhala29,0006,000Y1.0 --5,90060--
KoviarTamil212,0003,300N2.0 2,100--1,200--
Kumhar (Hindu traditions)Tamil6,30030N2.0 30-----
KustarogiyoSinhala15,0002,100N2.0 --1,800300--
Madari (Muslim traditionsUrdu50070Y1.0 -70----
Malay, JavarSri Lankan Malay Creole43,0001,800Y1.0 -1,800----
MappilaMalayalam11,000600Y1.0 -600----
MarakkalageTamil8,800200Y1.0 -200----
MaravanTamil100,000800N2.0 600--200--
MaravarTamil87,0002,800N2.0 1,900--900--
MauritianMorisyen3,800300N2.0 200--90--
MemonGujarati2,100200Y1.0 -200----
MukkuvarTamil42,0001,300N2.0 800--500--
Nadar (Christian traditioTamil9,000300N3.0 ---300--
Nadar (Hindu traditions)Tamil26,000500Y1.0 500-----
NairMalayalam4,10040Y1.0 40-----
NalavarTamil45,0001,500N2.0 1,100--500--
NavaitTamil17,0002,400Y1.0 -2,400----
NavandannaSinhala1,166,000159,000N2.0 --138,00021,000--
NavithanTamil22,000200N2.0 200--60--
OliSinhala30,0004,100N2.0 --3,600500--
Osta (Nasuva)Tamil8,200900Y1.0 -900----
PallaTamil32,000200N2.0 100--70--
Pallan (Christian traditiTamil6,900100N3.0 ---100--
Pallan (Hindu traditions)Tamil46,000300Y1.0 300-----
PallarTamil69,0001,900N2.0 1,300--500--
PamunuSinhala31,0004,200N2.0 --3,700500--
PannaTamil33,000300N2.0 200--100--
PannikkiSinhala245,00034,000N2.0 --30,0004,600--
Paraiyan (Christian tradiTamil16,000300N3.0 ---300--
Paraiyan (Hindu traditionTamil103,000700Y1.0 700-----
ParaiyarTamil71,0002,300N2.0 1,400-300700--
ParseeGujarati70020Y1.0 -----20
Pashtun, PathanTamil41,0005,600Y1.0 -5,600----
Pidayne DannoSinhala8,9001,200Y1.0 --1,100100--
PorowakaraSinhala60,000400N2.0 --40040--
PrimanarTamil73,0002,200Y1.0 2,100--50--
RadavaSinhala366,00055,000N2.0 --48,0007,200--
RajakaSinhala150,00021,000N2.0 --18,0002,800--
Rajput (Muslim traditionsPunjabi, Western1,500200Y1.0 -200----
RodiyaSinhala18,0004,600Y1.0 --4,600---
SalagamaSinhala313,00022,000N2.0 --13,0009,000--
SayyidTamil50,0007,300Y1.0 -7,300----
ShaikhTamil203,00026,000Y1.0 -26,000----
Sindhi (Muslim traditionsSindhi1,00060Y1.0 -60----
SinhaleseSinhala186,00034,000N2.0 --30,0004,400--
Sri Lanka ChettiTamil6,300500Y1.0 500-----
Sri Lanka MoorTamil481,00087,000Y1.0 -87,000----
Sri Lankan TamilTamil9,400400N2.0 300--70--
Syrian ChristianMalayalam70030N3.0 ---30--
Tamil (Muslim traditions)Tamil1,146,000144,000Y1.0 -144,000----
ThimilarTamil21,000700N2.0 500--200--
VaniyanTamil17,000200N2.0 100--30--
Vannan (Christian traditiTamil3,70070N3.0 ---70--
Vannan (Hindu traditions)Tamil26,000200Y1.0 200-----
VanniyanTamil37,000300N2.0 200--70--
VanniyarTamil101,0001,200N2.0 800--400--
VellalanTamil30,000300N2.0 200--80--
VellalarTamil1,179,00035,000N2.0 23,000--12,000--
ViswakarmaTamil7,30090Y1.0 90-----
WahumpuraSinhala8,249,0001,191,000N2.0 --1,033,000158,000--
Yadav (Hindu traditions)Tamil7,30030Y1.0 30-----
YamannuSinhala78,00017,000Y1.0 --16,0001,000--
State Totals:   116 People Groups   2,477,000 49   47,000 278,000 1,832,000 320,000 0 200
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