Discover > All Regions / Continents > All Countries > Region: Asia, South > Country: Sri Lanka > State: Southern
  Sri Lanka Southern
You need to upgrade your Flash Player
Sri Lanka Listings: Country State District   Faces
Sri Lanka Southern
(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
AgamudaiyanTamil17,000400N2.0 300--10--
Agamudaiyan NattamanTamil8,500200N2.0 200--10--
AhinkuntayaSinhala60,0008,200N2.0 --8,10050--
AmbattanTamil15,000200N2.0 200-----
ArabArabic, Mesopotamian Spoken5,100200Y1.0 -200----
BadahalaSinhala112,00015,000N2.0 --15,000100--
BaniaTamil16,000200Y1.0 200-----
Bania ChettiTelugu6,30020Y1.0 20-----
BeravaSinhala365,00050,000N2.0 --49,000400--
Bharathar (Christian tradTamil2,20010N3.0 ---10--
BintannaSinhala6,7001,000N2.0 --1,000---
BodhivanshaSinhala15,0002,200N2.0 --2,200---
BohraGujarati1,90040Y1.0 -40----
BoyaTamil16,000300N2.0 300--10--
BrahminTamil101,0001,600Y1.0 1,600-----
Brahmin Indian TamilTamil31,000700Y1.0 700-----
BurgherSinhala50,000600N3.0 --50500-20
Chakkiliyan (Christian trTamil4,70040N3.0 ---40--
Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditTamil27,000700Y1.0 700-----
ChristianUnknown26,000600N3.0 ---600--
Demala GattaraSinhala8,0002,500N2.0 --2,500---
Dhobi (Hindu traditions)Tamil10,000200Y1.0 200-----
DuravaSinhala715,000269,000N2.0 --268,0002,000--
GattaraSinhala750,000106,000N2.0 --105,000800--
GauraykwalluSinhala19,0003,300Y1.0 --3,300---
GoaneseKonkani2,20090N3.0 ---90--
GovigamaSinhala550,00075,000N2.0 --74,000500--
Govigama PattiSinhala27,0003,800N2.0 --3,800---
Govigama RadalaSinhala27,0003,800N2.0 --3,800---
HajamTamil4,800100Y1.0 -100----
Hakki PikkiTelugu1,20020Y1.0 20-----
HannaliSinhala329,00045,000N2.0 --45,000300--
HanomoreyoSinhala5,30080Y1.0 --80---
HenawalayoSinhala19,0003,300Y1.0 --3,300---
HinnaSinhala239,00033,000N2.0 --33,000200--
HunnaSinhala89,00012,000N2.0 --12,00070--
IdayanTamil9,100300N2.0 200--10--
IlavanTamil73,0001,500Y1.0 1,400-----
Ilavan ChristianTamil10,00080N3.0 ---80--
Indian TamilTamil9,600200N2.0 200--60--
JapaneseJapanese2,300300Y1.0 --200--70
Jat (Hindu traditions)Punjabi, Eastern1,60040Y1.0 40-----
Jat (Muslim traditions)Punjabi, Eastern1,70020Y1.0 -20----
JavaneseJavanese8,400500Y1.0 -500----
KaikolanTamil78,0001,400N2.0 1,300--80--
KallanTamil17,000300N2.0 300--10--
KaraiyarTamil192,0002,400N2.0 2,400--60--
KaravaSinhala1,063,000204,000N2.0 --202,0001,800--
KiddeaSinhala15,0002,200N2.0 --2,200---
KoviarTamil208,0001,400N2.0 1,400-----
Kumhar (Hindu traditions)Tamil6,200200N2.0 100--20--
Kuravan (Hindu traditionsTamil4,00050Y1.0 50-----
KustarogiyoSinhala15,0002,100N2.0 --2,100---
Malay, JavarSri Lankan Creole Malay51,0008,500Y1.0 -8,500----
MappilaMalayalam11,000100Y1.0 -100----
MarakkalageTamil8,700600Y1.0 -600----
MaravanTamil98,0001,700N2.0 1,600--90--
MaravarTamil85,0001,000N2.0 1,000-----
MauritianMorisyen3,800200N2.0 100--70--
MemonGujarati2,00060Y1.0 -60----
MukkuvarMalayalam41,000600N2.0 600-----
Nadar (Christian traditioTamil8,90080N3.0 ---80--
Nadar (Hindu traditions)Tamil25,000400Y1.0 400-----
NairMalayalam4,00040Y1.0 40-----
NalavarTamil44,000600N2.0 600-----
NavaitTamil17,000400Y1.0 -400----
NavandannaSinhala1,144,000154,000N2.0 --153,0001,200--
NavithanTamil21,000400N2.0 400--40--
OliSinhala30,0004,200N2.0 --4,20010--
Osta (Nasuva)Tamil8,100300Y1.0 -300----
PallaTamil32,000500N2.0 500-----
Pallan (Christian traditiTamil6,70060N3.0 ---60--
Pallan (Hindu traditions)Tamil46,000900Y1.0 900-----
PallarTamil68,000600N2.0 600-----
PalliwilliTamil2,20050N2.0 50-----
PamunuSinhala30,0004,200N2.0 --4,200---
PanarTamil5,00090N2.0 90-----
PannaTamil32,000300N2.0 300-----
PannikkiSinhala240,00033,000N2.0 --33,000200--
Paraiyan (Christian tradiTamil16,000100N3.0 ---100--
Paraiyan (Hindu traditionTamil101,0002,000Y1.0 2,000-----
ParaiyarTamil69,000900N2.0 800-100---
Pashtun, PathanTamil41,000900Y1.0 -900----
Pidayne DannoSinhala8,7001,300Y1.0 --1,300---
PorowakaraSinhala58,00029,000N2.0 --29,000200--
PrimanarTamil71,0001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
PulayanTamil4,50050N2.0 50-----
RadavaSinhala359,00053,000N2.0 --53,000400--
RajakaSinhala148,00021,000N2.0 --20,000200--
Rajput (Muslim traditionsPunjabi, Eastern1,50020Y1.0 -20----
RodiyaSinhala18,000300Y1.0 --300---
SalagamaSinhala308,00083,000N2.0 --83,000600--
Sali, SeriyarTamil3,30080N2.0 80-----
SayyidTamil49,0001,200Y1.0 -1,200----
ShaikhTamil199,0004,000Y1.0 -4,000----
SilpiTamil3,30060N2.0 60-----
SinhaleseSinhala182,00042,000N2.0 --41,000200--
Sonar (Hindu traditions)Tamil6,20070Y1.0 70-----
Sri Lanka ChettiTamil6,80070Y1.0 70-----
Sri Lanka MoorTamil673,00041,000Y1.0 -41,000----
Sri Lankan TamilTamil9,300200N2.0 200-----
Tamil (Muslim traditions)Tamil1,125,00024,000Y1.0 -24,000----
TattarTamil5,800100N2.0 100-----
Teli (Hindu traditions)Tamil4,700100N2.0 100-----
ThacherTamil3,10050N2.0 50-----
ThanakavarTamil2,40050N2.0 50-----
ThimilarTamil21,000200N2.0 200-----
TondagattanSinhala1,5001,500Y1.0 --1,500---
VaniyanTamil17,000300N2.0 300--10--
Vannan (Christian traditiTamil3,60050N3.0 ---50--
Vannan (Hindu traditions)Tamil25,000500Y1.0 500-----
VannarTamil17,000300N2.0 300-----
VanniyanTamil36,000600N2.0 600--40--
VanniyarTamil99,0001,300N2.0 1,200--20--
VellalanTamil30,000600N2.0 500--40--
VellalarTamil1,157,0008,700N2.0 8,700--20--
VettarTamil3,00020N2.0 20-----
ViswakarmaTamil7,100100Y1.0 100-----
WahumpuraSinhala8,095,0001,148,000N2.0 --1,140,0007,400--
Yadav (Hindu traditions)Tamil7,20040Y1.0 40-----
State Totals:   120 People Groups   2,535,000 44   36,000 81,000 2,399,000 19,000 0 90
Data Notes
Data Sources
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Direct link:  http://legacy.joshuaproject.net/south-asia-states.php?rog4=CE34