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People Name Primary Language Country Population State Population Least
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Agamudaiyan NattamanTamil8,80090N2.0 60--30--
Agamudaiyan unspecifiedTamil9,300200N2.0 100--50--
AhinkuntayaSinhala62,0008,500N2.0 --7,4001,100--
AmbattanTamil16,000400N2.0 200--100--
AnsariUrdu1,00050Y1.0 -50----
ArabArabic, Mesopotamian Spoken5,300600Y1.0 -600----
Arain (Muslim traditions)Punjabi, Western60050Y1.0 -50----
BadahalaSinhala117,00016,000N2.0 --14,0002,000--
BalochUrdu900100Y1.0 -100----
Bania ChettiTelugu6,500300Y1.0 300-----
Bania unspecifiedTelugu9,700500Y1.0 500-----
BatgamaSinhala388,00080,000Y1.0 --80,000300--
BeravaSinhala380,00051,000N2.0 --44,0006,800--
Bharathar (Christian tradTamil1,400200N3.0 ---200--
Bharathar (Hindu traditioTamil40050Y1.0 50-----
BintannaSinhala6,900900N2.0 --80090--
BodhivanshaSinhala15,0001,900N2.0 --1,700300--
BohraGujarati2,000200Y1.0 -200----
BoyaTamil17,000200N2.0 100--40--
Brahmin Indian TamilTamil32,000200Y1.0 200--10--
Brahmin unspecifiedTamil4,4002,400Y1.0 2,300--60--
BurgherSinhala47,0002,200N3.0 --1001,900-100
Chakkiliyan (Christian trTamil4,90060N3.0 ---60--
Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditTamil28,000200Y1.0 200-----
ChristianUnknown27,0005,000N3.0 ---5,000--
Demala GattaraSinhala8,300600N2.0 --400200--
Dodda-WeddahSinhala39,0006,000N2.0 --5,800200--
DuravaSinhala745,0005,400N2.0 --3,2002,200--
GahalaSinhala11,0002,900Y1.0 --2,80040--
GattaraSinhala781,000109,000N2.0 --94,00014,000--
GauraykwalluSinhala20,0003,200Y1.0 --2,800400--
GoaneseKonkani2,300100N3.0 ---100--
GovigamaSinhala573,00072,000N2.0 --63,0009,000--
Govigama PattiSinhala28,0003,700N2.0 --3,200500--
Govigama RadalaSinhala28,0003,700N2.0 --3,300500--
HajamTamil5,000600Y1.0 -600----
HannaliSinhala343,00047,000N2.0 --41,0006,200--
HanomoreyoSinhala5,5001,400Y1.0 --1,400---
HenawalayoSinhala20,0003,200Y1.0 --2,800400--
HinnaSinhala249,00033,000N2.0 --29,0004,500--
HunnaSinhala93,00013,000N2.0 --11,0001,600--
IdayanTamil9,500100N2.0 80--20--
IlavanTamil71,000400Y1.0 400-----
Ilavan ChristianTamil11,000200N3.0 ---200--
Indian TamilTamil10,000200N2.0 100--100--
JapaneseJapanese2,400200Y1.0 --200--50
Jat (Muslim traditions)Punjabi, Western1,800200Y1.0 -200----
JavaneseJavanese8,800600Y1.0 -600----
KaikolanTamil81,000600N2.0 500--200--
KallanTamil18,000200N2.0 100--50--
KaraiyarTamil200,0003,800N2.0 2,700--1,100--
KaravaSinhala1,105,000108,000N2.0 --76,00032,000--
KiddeaSinhala16,0002,100N2.0 --1,800300--
KinnaraSinhala29,0006,100Y1.0 --6,00060--
KoviarTamil217,0003,400N2.0 2,200--1,200--
Kumhar (Hindu traditions)Tamil6,50030N2.0 30-----
KustarogiyoSinhala15,0002,100N2.0 --1,800300--
Madari (Muslim traditionsUrdu50070Y1.0 -70----
Malay, JavarSri Lankan Malay Creole44,0001,800Y1.0 -1,800----
MappilaMalayalam11,000600Y1.0 -600----
MarakkalageTamil9,000200Y1.0 -200----
MaravanTamil102,000800N2.0 600--200--
MaravarTamil89,0002,800N2.0 1,900--900--
MauritianMorisyen3,900300N2.0 200--90--
MemonGujarati2,100200Y1.0 -200----
MukkuvarTamil43,0001,300N2.0 800--500--
Nadar (Christian traditioTamil9,200300N3.0 ---300--
Nadar (Hindu traditions)Tamil26,000500Y1.0 500-----
NairMalayalam4,20040Y1.0 40-----
NalavarTamil46,0001,500N2.0 1,100--500--
NavaitTamil17,0002,400Y1.0 -2,400----
NavandannaSinhala1,190,000161,000N2.0 --140,00021,000--
NavithanTamil22,000200N2.0 200--60--
OliSinhala31,0004,200N2.0 --3,700500--
Osta (Nasuva)Tamil8,400900Y1.0 -900----
PallaTamil33,000200N2.0 100--70--
Pallan (Christian traditiTamil7,000100N3.0 ---100--
Pallan (Hindu traditions)Tamil47,000300Y1.0 300-----
PallarTamil71,0001,900N2.0 1,300--500--
PamunuSinhala31,0004,200N2.0 --3,700500--
PannaTamil33,000300N2.0 200--100--
PannikkiSinhala250,00034,000N2.0 --30,0004,600--
Paraiyan (Christian tradiTamil16,000300N3.0 ---300--
Paraiyan (Hindu traditionTamil105,000700Y1.0 700-----
ParaiyarTamil72,0002,400N2.0 1,400-300700--
ParseeGujarati70020Y1.0 -----20
Pashtun, PathanTamil42,0005,700Y1.0 -5,700----
Pidayne DannoSinhala9,1001,200Y1.0 --1,100100--
PorowakaraSinhala61,000400N2.0 --40040--
PrimanarTamil74,0002,200Y1.0 2,100--50--
RadavaSinhala374,00056,000N2.0 --48,0007,300--
RajakaSinhala154,00021,000N2.0 --18,0002,800--
Rajput (Muslim traditionsPunjabi, Western1,500200Y1.0 -200----
RodiyaSinhala18,0004,600Y1.0 --4,600---
SalagamaSinhala320,00022,000N2.0 --13,0009,000--
SayyidTamil51,0007,400Y1.0 -7,400----
ShaikhTamil207,00026,000Y1.0 -26,000----
Sindhi (Muslim traditionsSindhi1,00060Y1.0 -60----
SinhaleseSinhala189,00035,000N2.0 --30,0004,400--
Sri Lanka ChettiTamil6,500500Y1.0 500-----
Sri Lanka MoorTamil492,00088,000Y1.0 -88,000----
Sri Lankan TamilTamil9,600400N2.0 300--70--
Syrian ChristianMalayalam70030N3.0 ---30--
Tamil (Muslim traditions)Tamil1,170,000145,000Y1.0 -145,000----
ThimilarTamil22,000700N2.0 500--200--
VaniyanTamil18,000200N2.0 100--30--
Vannan (Christian traditiTamil3,80070N3.0 ---70--
Vannan (Hindu traditions)Tamil26,000200Y1.0 200-----
VanniyanTamil37,000300N2.0 200--70--
VanniyarTamil103,0001,200N2.0 900--400--
VellalanTamil31,000300N2.0 200--80--
VellalarTamil1,205,00036,000N2.0 23,000--12,000--
ViswakarmaTamil7,40090Y1.0 90-----
WahumpuraSinhala8,422,0001,202,000N2.0 --1,042,000160,000--
Yadav (Hindu traditions)Tamil7,50030Y1.0 30-----
YamannuSinhala80,00017,000Y1.0 --16,0001,000--
State Totals:   116 People Groups   2,501,000 49   48,000 281,000 1,848,000 323,000 0 200
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