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AbdulBengali35,0001,700Y1.0 -1,700----
Adi AndhraTelugu318,000700Y1.0 700-----
Adi DravidaTamil8,702,0001,500Y1.0 1,500--10--
Adi Dravida ChristianTamil572,00070N3.0 ---70--
AgamudaiyanTamil879,000200Y1.0 200-----
Agamudaiyan NattamanTamil669,000100Y1.0 100-----
Agariya (Hindu traditionsBengali208,0001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
Ager (Hindu traditions)Sindhi15,00020Y1.0 20-----
AghoriHindi70,000400Y1.0 400-----
AgriSindhi424,00020Y1.0 20-----
AguriBengali518,000492,000Y1.0 491,000--600--
AhmadiUrdu74,000900Y1.0 -900----
AhomAssamese1,345,0001,100Y1.0 1,100-----
AkaHruso11,00080N2.0 80-----
AmatBengali257,0002,200Y1.0 2,200-----
AngamiNaga, Angami160,000400N3.0 ---400--
AngarokBengali6,4005,800Y1.0 5,800-----
AngloBengali140,00016,000N3.0 ---16,000--
AnsariBengali10,720,000426,000Y1.0 -426,000----
AoNaga, Ao235,00070N3.0 ---70--
ArabArabic, Mesopotamian Spoken2,400300Y1.0 -300----
ArakhHindi601,00010Y1.0 10-----
ArmenianArmenian600300N3.0 ---300--
Arora (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern475,0002,100Y1.0 ----2,100-
Asho KhyangBengali800300Y1.0 100-200---
Assamese (Muslim traditioAssamese2,739,0002,300Y1.0 -2,300----
AsurAsuri32,0003,900N2.0 3,10030-700-90
BadaikSadri109,00069,000Y1.0 69,000-----
Badhai (Hindu traditions)Bengali6,556,00024,000Y1.0 24,000-----
Badhi (Muslim traditions)Bengali36,000700Y1.0 -700----
Bagdi (Hindu traditions)Bengali2,930,0002,762,000Y1.0 2,756,000-1,8002,600500-
BagtiBengali200200Y1.0 200-----
Baha'iHindi13,000200Y1.0 -----200
Bahelia (Hindu traditionsBengali182,0005,900Y1.0 5,900-----
Baidya (Hindu traditions)Bengali285,000223,000Y1.0 223,000--900--
BaigaBengali582,00014,000Y1.0 13,00020-10-200
Bairagi (Hindu traditionsBengali3,546,0001,201,000Y1.0 1,201,000-----
Bairagi (Muslim traditionBengali18,000200Y1.0 -200----
BaitiBengali45,00013,000Y1.0 13,000-----
Bajikar (Muslim traditionBengali2,200800Y1.0 -800----
Balija (Hindu traditions)Telugu1,737,00040Y1.0 40-----
BalochBalochi, Eastern59,00040Y1.0 -40----
BaltiBalti53,00010Y1.0 -10----
BaniaHindi29,429,0001,319,000Y1.0 1,275,000----45,000
Bania AgarwalHindi4,851,000223,000Y1.0 202,000----21,000
Bania AgrahariHindi320,00018,000Y1.0 18,000-----
Bania BaisBengali129,00043,000Y1.0 43,000-----
Bania BarnawarBengali64,0008,300Y1.0 8,300-----
Bania BrittalAssamese70,000400Y1.0 400-----
Bania GahoiHindi343,00012,000Y1.0 11,000----1,200
Bania Gandha BanikBengali289,000246,000Y1.0 246,000-----
Bania JaiswalHindi122,00011,000Y1.0 9,200----1,400
Bania KasarwaniHindi411,00013,000Y1.0 13,000-----
Bania KasaundhanHindi495,00016,000Y1.0 16,000-----
Bania KhandelwalHindi93,0004,600Y1.0 1,300----3,300
Bania KhatriBengali204,000132,000Y1.0 132,000-----
Bania MahajanHindi186,00016,000Y1.0 16,000-----
Bania MahesriHindi364,00023,000Y1.0 23,000-----
Bania MahurHindi879,0001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
Bania ModhHindi76,000700Y1.0 700-----
Bania OswalHindi423,00016,000Y1.0 11,000----4,500
Bania PorwalHindi328,00024,000Y1.0 21,000----3,000
Bania RauniarBengali126,0007,900Y1.0 7,900-----
Bania SrimaliHindi364,000300Y1.0 300-----
Bania Subarna BanikBengali169,000162,000Y1.0 162,000-----
Banjara (Hindu traditionsBengali6,182,00097,000Y1.0 97,000-----
Banjara (Muslim traditionBengali165,00060Y1.0 -60----
Bansphor (Hindu traditionBengali163,000300Y1.0 300-----
BantarBengali140,000100Y1.0 100-----
BaoriBengali413,00050Y1.0 50-----
Bari (Hindu traditions)Bengali639,0001,900Y1.0 1,900-----
Baria (Hindu traditions)Gujarati261,000400Y1.0 400-----
BaruaBengali1,400500Y1.0 70-400---
Barwala (Hindu traditionsDogri55,00010Y1.0 10-----
BathudiBengali232,0007,800Y1.0 7,800-----
BauriBengali2,061,0001,236,000Y1.0 1,233,000-102,400400-
Bawaria (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern104,000300Y1.0 ----300-
Bazigar (Hindu traditionsBengali284,000200Y1.0 200-----
Bedar (Hindu traditions)Kannada2,524,00030Y1.0 30-----
Bedia (Hindu traditions)Bengali545,00085,000Y1.0 83,00020-200102,200
Bedia (Muslim traditions)Bengali4,2003,700Y1.0 -3,700----
BeharaBengali3,5002,500Y1.0 -2,500----
Beldar (Hindu traditions)Bengali1,909,0005,300Y1.0 5,300-----
Besya (Hindu traditions)Bengali3,3001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
Besya (Muslim traditions)Bengali1,7001,700Y1.0 -1,700----
BhakatBengali3,000700Y1.0 700-----
BhallaBengali3,6003,600Y1.0 3,600-----
Bhand (Hindu traditions)Bengali31,00030Y1.0 30-----
BhandariBengali644,0004,200Y1.0 4,200-----
Bhangi (Muslim traditionsBengali138,0003,400Y1.0 -3,400----
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim tBengali8,800700Y1.0 -700----
BharBengali2,006,00027,000Y1.0 27,000-----
Bharbhunja (Hindu traditiHindi1,215,0003,000Y1.0 3,000-----
BhaskarBengali1,2001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
Bhat (Hindu traditions)Bengali1,390,00049,000Y1.0 49,000-----
Bhathiara (Muslim traditiUrdu189,00020Y1.0 -20----
Bhatia (Hindu traditions)Bengali234,0001,700Y1.0 1,700-----
BhilBhili17,112,00020Y1.0 20-----
BhogtaBengali260,00018,000Y1.0 18,000-10---
Bhoi (Hindu traditions)Bengali6,479,00085,000Y1.0 85,000--80--
BhotiaNepali116,00069,000Y1.0 7,20030056,0005,5001080
Bhotia SikkimNepali85,00013,000Y1.0 2,200-9,0001,800--
Bhotia TibetanTibetan, Central3,70030Y1.0 --30---
BhottadaOdia463,000500Y1.0 500-----
BhuinharBengali959,0003,200Y1.0 3,200-----
BhuinmaliBengali170,00086,000Y1.0 86,000-5020040-
BhuiyaBengali2,028,000140,000Y1.0 139,000-40070030-
Bhuiya GhatwarBengali308,00053,000Y1.0 53,000-100300--
BhumijBengali1,136,000379,000Y1.0 372,0001,000206001004,600
Biar (Hindu traditions)Bengali376,0001,200Y1.0 1,200-----
BindlaBengali1,001,00071,000Y1.0 71,000-----
BinjhiaHindi181,0003,100Y1.0 3,100-----
BirhorBengali21,0002,300N2.0 2,100302050-90
BirjiaBijori13,0001,200N2.0 1,100101040--
Biswas (Muslim traditionsBengali4,9004,800Y1.0 -4,800----
Bodo (Hindu traditions)Bengali1,605,00036,000N2.0 32,000--3,800--
BohraGujarati1,125,000700Y1.0 -700----
BoyaTelugu4,033,0001,600Y1.0 1,600-----
BrahminBengali59,885,0003,819,000Y1.0 3,806,000-300300-9,500
Brahmin (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern95,000300Y1.0 ----300-
Brahmin AcharajHindi55,0005,100Y1.0 5,100-----
Brahmin AcharyaBengali74,00065,000Y1.0 65,000-----
Brahmin AnavalaGujarati85,000100Y1.0 100-----
Brahmin AudichGujarati470,000500Y1.0 500-----
Brahmin BhumiharBengali2,793,00026,000Y1.0 26,000-----
Brahmin ChitpavanMarathi483,000300Y1.0 300-----
Brahmin DakshiniTelugu117,0002,000Y1.0 2,000-----
Brahmin DeshasthaMarathi571,00070Y1.0 70-----
Brahmin DravidaTamil126,000600Y1.0 600-----
Brahmin GaurHindi2,999,000214,000Y1.0 214,000-----
Brahmin GujaratiGujarati153,0001,100Y1.0 1,100-----
Brahmin JoshiBengali358,00023,000Y1.0 23,000-----
Brahmin JyotiHindi123,0007,100Y1.0 7,100-----
Brahmin KanaujiaHindi4,238,000371,000Y1.0 371,000-----
Brahmin KarhadaMarathi81,000200Y1.0 200-----
Brahmin Kashmiri PanditKashmiri722,00050Y1.0 50-----
Brahmin KhandelwalHindi275,00020,000Y1.0 20,000-----
Brahmin MahaHindi182,0007,900Y1.0 7,900-----
Brahmin MahrattaHindi466,00022,000Y1.0 22,000-----
Brahmin MaithiliHindi21,0007,000Y1.0 7,000-----
Brahmin MarathiMarathi104,000600Y1.0 600-----
Brahmin ModhGujarati129,000100Y1.0 100-----
Brahmin OjhaBengali48,0003,900Y1.0 3,900-----
Brahmin ParikhHindi148,0002,100Y1.0 2,100-----
Brahmin PurohitHindi113,0002,300Y1.0 2,300-----
Brahmin PushkarnaHindi75,0002,200Y1.0 2,200-----
Brahmin RadhiBengali1,558,0001,217,000Y1.0 1,217,000-----
Brahmin RikhisurBengali50,0004,800Y1.0 4,800-----
Brahmin SakaldwipiHindi465,00025,000Y1.0 25,000-----
Brahmin SaraswatHindi573,00026,000Y1.0 26,000-----
Brahmin SawariaGujarati4,202,000100Y1.0 100-----
Brahmin SrimaliHindi56,0002,200Y1.0 2,200-----
Brahmin TamilTamil515,000900Y1.0 900-----
Brahmin TeluguTelugu1,041,0001,200Y1.0 1,200-----
Brahmin UtkalBengali179,000123,000Y1.0 123,000-----
Brahmin VaidikBengali187,000165,000Y1.0 165,000-----
Brahmin VarendraBengali254,000208,000Y1.0 208,000-----
Brahmin VyasBengali155,0002,200Y1.0 2,200-----
Buna (Hindu traditions)Bengali401,000256,000Y1.0 256,000-----
BurmeseBurmese15,000800Y1.0 --800---
ChainBengali512,000359,000Y1.0 359,000--200--
ChakBengali300200Y1.0 --200---
ChakhesangNaga, Chokri159,000100N3.0 ---100--
Chakkiliyan (Christian trTamil119,00010N3.0 ---10--
Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditTamil873,000400Y1.0 400-----
ChakmaBengali221,000600Y1.0 4001020020--
Chamar (Hindu traditions)Bengali49,397,0001,117,000Y1.0 1,098,000-30018,00050-
Chamar (Sikh traditions)Bengali1,364,000400Y1.0 ----400-
ChangNaga, Chang66,00030N3.0 ---30--
Charan (Hindu traditions)Gujarati321,00070Y1.0 70-----
ChasadhobiBengali90,00088,000Y1.0 88,000-----
Chaudhari, casteBengali11,00011,000Y1.0 11,000-----
ChaupalBengali98,0006,000Y1.0 6,000-10---
ChepangNepali1,10040Y1.0 40-----
CheroBengali162,0005,200Y1.0 4,8002001090-50
Cheruman (Hindu traditionTamil380,00070Y1.0 70-----
ChhetriNepali265,00014,000Y1.0 14,000-70---
Chhimba (Hindu traditionsBengali131,00060Y1.0 60-----
Chhimba (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern122,000300Y1.0 ----300-
Chik (Hindu traditions)Bengali125,0002,700Y1.0 2,700-----
Chik BaraikHindi119,00022,000Y1.0 21,0001050800-800
Chitrakar (Hindu traditioBengali62,0003,000Y1.0 2,900--40--
Chitrakar (Muslim traditiBengali6,3006,300Y1.0 -6,300----
ChristianBengali994,00083,000N3.0 ---83,000--
Dabgar (Hindu traditions)Bengali117,000300Y1.0 300-----
DahiaraBengali2,7002,700Y1.0 -2,700----
Dai (Hindu traditions)Bengali300200Y1.0 200-----
Dai (Muslim traditions)Bengali13,00011,000Y1.0 -11,000----
DaluBengali18,00017,000Y1.0 -17,000----
DangiBengali716,0002,400Y1.0 2,400-----
DarjeeNepali54,00019,000Y1.0 18,000-100700--
Darzi (Hindu traditions)Bengali2,934,0002,700Y1.0 2,700----10
Darzi (Muslim traditions)Bengali1,017,0006,200Y1.0 -6,200----
Darzi (Sikh traditions)Hindi40,00060Y1.0 ----60-
DeoriBengali53,000200Y1.0 200-----
Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu tHindi568,000400Y1.0 400-----
Dhangar BharwadGujarati2,826,0001,500Y1.0 1,500-----
DhangriDungra Bhil22,0002,700Y1.0 2,700-----
DhanukBengali4,270,00058,000Y1.0 58,000-----
DhanwarBengali67,0002,900Y1.0 2,900-----
DhimalRangpuri4,9002,900Y1.0 2,800----100
Dhobi (Hindu traditions)Bengali12,161,000407,000Y1.0 407,000-80-70-
Dhobi (Muslim traditions)Bengali981,0009,800Y1.0 -9,800----
Dholi (Muslim traditions)Bengali5,9001,700Y1.0 -1,700----
DoaiBengali9,7009,500Y1.0 9,500-----
Dom (Hindu traditions)Bengali2,301,000361,000Y1.0 360,000--80070-
Dom (Muslim traditions)Bengali183,0005,500Y1.0 -5,500----
DrukpaDzongkha12,0008,000Y1.0 500-7,600---
DuliaBengali386,000376,000Y1.0 376,000-----
DuraNepali3,200100Y1.0 50-50---
Dusadh (Hindu traditions)Bengali5,666,00060,000Y1.0 60,000--30020-
Dusadh (Muslim traditionsBengali13,0007,700Y1.0 -7,700----
Dusadh BaheliaBengali755,00016,000Y1.0 15,000--20--
FaqirBengali92,0003,300Y1.0 -3,300----
Gadaria (Hindu traditionsBengali6,636,00017,000Y1.0 17,000-----
Gaddi (Muslim traditions)Kashmiri439,00010Y1.0 -10----
GamitGujarati462,000300N2.0 300-----
GandaBengali1,295,0003,300Y1.0 3,300-----
Gandharb (Hindu traditionBengali14,0003,100Y1.0 3,100-----
GandharvaNepali500500Y1.0 500-----
GandlaTelugu75,000200Y1.0 200-----
GangaiNepali4,8003,000Y1.0 2,900-70---
GaroGaro1,112,0002,300N5.0 60020-1,600--
GaudaOdia2,023,0004,400Y1.0 4,400-----
GavaraTelugu17,000400Y1.0 400-----
Ghanchi (Hindu traditionsGujarati115,00070Y1.0 70-----
GhartiBengali22,00014,000Y1.0 14,000-200400--
Ghasiya (Hindu traditionsBengali438,00018,000Y1.0 18,000-10100--
GhaziBengali1,5001,500Y1.0 -1,500----
Ghosi (Hindu traditions)Bengali289,000800Y1.0 800-----
GhusuriaBengali95,000800Y1.0 800-----
GoaneseKonkani, Goan573,0001,100N3.0 ---1,100--
GodraBengali5,60070Y1.0 70-----
Gokha (Hindu traditions)Bengali238,0003,200Y1.0 3,200-----
GondBengali14,449,00012,000Y1.0 12,000902030-200
GonrhiBengali828,0009,700Y1.0 9,700-----
GoraitBengali11,0002,600Y1.0 2,60010----
GosainBengali1,567,00029,000Y1.0 29,000-----
Gujar (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern48,000100Y1.0 ----100-
GuriaOdia732,0002,300Y1.0 2,300-----
GurungNepali110,00084,000N2.0 51,000-20,00013,000--
HadiBengali1,009,000443,000Y1.0 440,000-503,400200-
HajamBengali2,009,00050,000Y1.0 -50,000----
HajangBengali75,000700Y1.0 70020-10-20
Halalkhor (Hindu traditioBengali9,5001,200Y1.0 1,200-----
Halwai (Hindu traditions)Bengali1,414,000423,000Y1.0 423,000-----
Halwai MairaBengali123,00047,000Y1.0 47,000-----
Han Chinese, MandarinChinese, Mandarin9,8003,400N2.0 --2,300600-600
Hazra (Hindu traditions)Bengali4,3004,100Y1.0 4,100-----
HelaHindi54,00040Y1.0 40-----
HiraBengali69,0002,800Y1.0 2,800-----
HoBengali1,089,00022,000Y1.0 21,00050200200-600
IlavanTamil5,942,0001,400Y1.0 1,400--50--
Indo-BurmanRakhine600600Y1.0 -600----
Jaraj (Hindu traditions)Bengali9,1009,000Y1.0 9,000-----
Jat (Hindu traditions)Punjabi, Eastern19,517,00042,000Y1.0 42,000----70
Jat (Muslim traditions)Bengali539,00056,000Y1.0 -56,000----
Jat (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern9,451,00034,000Y1.0 ----34,000-
Jat AtraBengali26,00025,000Y1.0 -25,000----
Jat Bajwa (Hindu traditioHindi38,000200Y1.0 200-----
Jat Bajwa (Muslim traditiUrdu500200Y1.0 -200----
Jat Chahil (Hindu traditiHindi157,000200Y1.0 200-----
Jat Chahil (Muslim traditBengali2,400500Y1.0 -500----
Jat Chahil (Sikh traditioPunjabi, Eastern79,000200Y1.0 ----200-
Jat Chima (Hindu traditioHindi68,000200Y1.0 200-----
Jat Chima (Muslim traditiUrdu900400Y1.0 -400----
Jat DagarHindi133,000400Y1.0 400-----
Jat Dehia (Hindu traditioHindi278,000500Y1.0 500-----
Jat Dehia (Muslim traditiUrdu1,800400Y1.0 -400----
Jat Dhariwal (Hindu tradiHindi168,000300Y1.0 300-----
Jat Dhariwal (Muslim tradUrdu1,100200Y1.0 -200----
Jat Dhillon (Hindu traditHindi159,000300Y1.0 300-----
Jat Dhillon (Muslim tradiUrdu1,300200Y1.0 -200----
Jat Dhillon (Sikh traditiPunjabi, Eastern181,000200Y1.0 30---200-
Jat Gahlot (Hindu traditiHindi78,000400Y1.0 400-----
Jat Gahlot (Muslim traditUrdu1,500300Y1.0 -300----
Jat Ghatwal (Hindu traditHindi196,000200Y1.0 200-----
Jat Ghatwal (Muslim tradiUrdu8,800200Y1.0 -200----
Jat Gil (Hindu traditionsHindi237,000400Y1.0 400-----
Jat Gil (Muslim traditionUrdu2,000300Y1.0 -300----
Jat Gil (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern197,000400Y1.0 ----400-
Jat HelaHindi232,000200Y1.0 200-----
Jat Kharral (Hindu traditHindi54,000300Y1.0 300-----
Jat Kharral (Muslim tradiUrdu1,300300Y1.0 -300----
Jat Mann (Hindu traditionHindi166,000200Y1.0 200-----
Jat Mann (Muslim traditioUrdu4,300200Y1.0 -200----
Jat Mann (Sikh traditionsPunjabi, Eastern121,000200Y1.0 ----200-
Jat PachhadeHindi322,000200Y1.0 200-----
Jat Rathi (Hindu traditioHindi121,000200Y1.0 200-----
Jat SahrawatHindi130,000200Y1.0 200-----
Jat Sarai (Sikh traditionPunjabi, Eastern144,000100Y1.0 ----100-
Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditioHindi395,0001,100Y1.0 1,100-----
Jat Sidhu (Muslim traditiUrdu2,900500Y1.0 -500----
Jat Sidhu (Sikh traditionPunjabi, Eastern436,0001,200Y1.0 ----1,200-
Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditiHindi333,0001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
Jat Sindhu (Muslim traditUrdu3,300500Y1.0 -500----
Jat Sindhu (Sikh traditioPunjabi, Eastern131,000800Y1.0 ----800-
Jat Varaich (Hindu traditHindi53,000200Y1.0 200-----
Jat Varaich (Muslim tradiUrdu800200Y1.0 -200----
Jat Virk (Hindu traditionHindi56,000100Y1.0 100-----
Jew, South AsianHebrew6,10090Y1.0 -----90
Jhalo MaloBengali428,000294,000Y1.0 294,000-1020030-
Jhinwar (Hindu traditionsDogri589,00010Y1.0 10-----
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern417,0001,000Y1.0 ----1,000-
JimdarBengali82,00081,000Y1.0 81,000-20---
Jogi (Hindu traditions)Bengali3,217,0001,404,000Y1.0 1,404,000-----
JuangJuang48,00020Y1.0 20-----
JulahaPunjabi, Eastern904,000700Y1.0 70---700-
KabadiBengali73,0002,200Y1.0 2,200-----
Kachari DimasaBengali148,0003,600N2.0 3,600-----
Kachhi (Hindu traditions)Hindi5,992,00090Y1.0 90-----
KadarBengali118,00026,000Y1.0 26,000-----
KagateSyuba1,80060Y1.0 --60---
Kahar (Hindu traditions)Bengali8,207,000363,000Y1.0 363,000-----
Kahar (Muslim traditions)Bengali84,00017,000Y1.0 -17,000----
Kahar (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern79,000100Y1.0 ----100-
Kahar Kamkar (Hindu tradiBengali197,00018,000Y1.0 18,000-----
Kahar Kamkar (Muslim tradBengali2,1001,600Y1.0 -1,600----
KaibarttaBengali1,914,000584,000Y1.0 584,000--70040-
Kaibartta JaliaBengali410,000257,000Y1.0 257,000--100--
KaikolanTamil2,455,000400Y1.0 400-----
Kalal (Hindu traditions)Bengali3,964,0004,600Y1.0 4,600-----
Kalal IdigaTelugu1,785,0001,500Y1.0 1,500-----
KalingiOdia272,0003,000Y1.0 3,000-----
KallanTamil1,288,000400Y1.0 400-----
KaluBengali262,000224,000Y1.0 -224,000----
Kalwar (Hindu traditions)Bengali3,813,000101,000Y1.0 101,000-20---
Kalwar (Muslim traditionsBengali49,0002,700Y1.0 -2,700----
Kalwar Iraqi (Muslim tradBengali43,0002,000Y1.0 -2,000----
KamarBengali31,000400Y1.0 400-----
Kamboh (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern512,0001,100Y1.0 ----1,100-
KamiNepali105,00052,000Y1.0 51,000-70050010-
KammaraTelugu122,00050Y1.0 50-----
KandraBengali745,000113,000Y1.0 113,000--200--
KanduBengali2,390,00047,000Y1.0 47,000--80--
Kanjar (Hindu traditions)Bengali202,000500Y1.0 500-----
Kanjar (Muslim traditionsBengali15,0004,200Y1.0 -4,200----
KaoraBengali297,000277,000Y1.0 274,000-1002,20030-
KapaliBengali303,000215,000Y1.0 215,000-----
KapariyaBengali26,000900Y1.0 900-----
KapuTelugu15,178,0002,500Y1.0 2,500-----
Kapu ReddiTelugu3,611,0001,700Y1.0 1,700-----
KaranOdia529,0001,900Y1.0 1,900-----
KarengaBengali42,00036,000Y1.0 36,000--80--
KarmaliSanthali122,0003,200Y1.0 2,60010---600
Kasar (Hindu traditions)Bengali659,00093,000Y1.0 93,000----100
Kashmiri (Muslim traditioUrdu6,798,000400Y1.0 -400----
KawarBengali1,001,00013,000Y1.0 13,000--40200-
Kayastha (Hindu traditionBengali7,863,0002,506,000Y1.0 2,504,000--1,800--
Kayastha KaranBengali530,000253,000Y1.0 253,000-----
Kela (Muslim traditions)Bengali200200Y1.0 -200----
KhadalaBengali144,00027,000Y1.0 27,000-----
KhairwarBengali423,000130,000Y1.0 129,000-3010030-
KhambuBengali339,000232,000Y1.0 231,000-5001,000--
KhamiBengali500400N2.0 400-1030--
KhamptiKhamti18,00030Y1.0 30-----
KhandaitBengali1,760,000261,000Y1.0 261,000--100--
KhariaBengali763,00058,000N2.0 58,000--100--
Kharva (Hindu traditions)Marathi405,00070Y1.0 70-----
KharwarBengali575,00020,000Y1.0 20,00020-300-200
KhasNepali65,0001,600N2.0 1,300-300---
KhasiKhasi1,546,0001,400N3.0 60--1,400--
Khatik (Hindu traditions)Bengali2,322,0009,500Y1.0 9,500-----
Khatik (Muslim traditionsBengali33,0001,800Y1.0 -1,800----
Khatri (Hindu traditions)Hindi2,364,00070Y1.0 10---60-
Khatri (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern309,0001,700Y1.0 ----1,700-
KhavarBengali148,0003,300Y1.0 3,300-----
KhetauriBengali109,0004,800Y1.0 4,800-----
KhojaGujarati429,000400Y1.0 -400----
KisanBengali1,639,00098,000Y1.0 98,0002004020020500
Koch (Hindu traditions)Bengali51,00012,000Y1.0 12,000----200
Koiri (Hindu traditions)Bengali8,278,000133,000Y1.0 133,000-----
KolBengali1,786,00071,000Y1.0 71,000-----
KoliGujarati8,392,0005,200Y1.0 5,200-----
Koli (Hindu traditions)Gujarati2,288,0006,200Y1.0 6,200-----
Koli MahadevMarathi1,699,000200Y1.0 200-----
Koli MalharMarathi316,00040Y1.0 40-----
Koli of Sind (Hindu tradiSindhi80,00010Y1.0 10-----
KoltaOdia673,000700Y1.0 700-----
KonaiBengali130,000126,000Y1.0 126,000-2010--
Konda DhoraOdia236,00070Y1.0 70-----
KonwarBengali4,5004,400Y1.0 4,400-----
KoriBengali2,622,000160,000Y1.0 155,000300-1,900202,800
KorwaHindi454,0003,000Y1.0 2,8003010200--
KoshtiMarathi1,096,00020Y1.0 20-----
KotalBengali27,00026,000Y1.0 25,000---10-
KoyaKoya795,000200Y1.0 200-----
KudumbanTamil32,00030N2.0 30-----
Kui KhondBengali1,864,000700N2.0 700-----
KuliBengali16,0001,200Y1.0 1,200-----
KumalNepali3,70090Y1.0 90-----
Kumhar (Hindu traditions)Bengali15,695,0001,072,000Y1.0 1,072,000--800--
Kumhar (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern306,000600Y1.0 ----600-
Kumhar MagahiaBengali176,00022,000Y1.0 22,000-----
Kunbi (Hindu traditions)Gujarati17,870,00011,000Y1.0 11,000----20
KunuiBengali900900Y1.0 900-----
KurariarBengali16,000900Y1.0 900-----
Kurmi (Hindu traditions)Bengali19,177,0001,404,000Y1.0 1,403,000--1,000--
Kurmi MahatoBengali256,000123,000Y1.0 123,000--200--
KurolBengali5,8004,800Y1.0 4,800-----
Labana (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern343,000800Y1.0 ----800-
Laheri (Muslim traditionsBengali57,0002,600Y1.0 -2,600----
LakheraBengali192,00020Y1.0 20-----
LamaTibetan, Central600200Y1.0 --200---
LetBengali8,1008,000Y1.0 -----8,000
LhomiLhomi1,6001,600N2.0 --1,500100--
LingayatKannada3,434,000700Y1.0 -----700
Lodha (Hindu traditions, Bengali128,000109,000N2.0 93,000806014,000-1,700
Lodha (Muslim traditions,Bengali200200Y1.0 -200----
LohanaGujarati589,000300Y1.0 300-----
Lohar (Hindu traditions)Bengali9,514,000321,000Y1.0 321,000-308030-
Lohar (Muslim traditions)Bengali630,000600Y1.0 -600----
Lohar KamtiBengali3,900600Y1.0 600-----
LoharaHindi268,00030,000Y1.0 27,000602,100800-300
LothaNaga, Lotha180,00030N3.0 ---30--
Lunia (Hindu traditions)Bengali3,213,00061,000Y1.0 61,000-10---
Madari (Muslim traditionsUrdu57,0001,800Y1.0 -1,800----
MadhuapitBengali300300Y1.0 -300----
Madiga (Christian traditiTelugu645,000800N3.0 ---800--
Madiga (Hindu traditions)Telugu7,881,0008,000Y1.0 8,000-----
MagarNepali349,000117,000N2.0 107,000-9009,400--
MaghaiyaHindi1,400300Y1.0 300-----
MahaliHindi83,00082,000Y1.0 77,000200302,700-2,300
MahantaBengali91,00045,000Y1.0 45,000-----
Mahar (Hindu traditions)Bengali9,721,00038,000Y1.0 37,000-700-100-
MahishyaBengali9,993,0006,350,000Y1.0 6,328,000-30024,000--
MahliBengali409,0002,600Y1.0 2,400--50-200
MahrattaMarathi30,729,0002,000Y1.0 2,000-----
Mahratta KunbiGujarati7,765,0004,100Y1.0 4,100-----
Mahtam (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern635,0001,200Y1.0 ----1,200-
MahuriaBengali7,600500Y1.0 500-----
MahyavanshiGujarati1,697,0001,500Y1.0 1,500-----
MajhiBengali122,000900Y1.0 900-----
MajhwarBengali190,00015,000Y1.0 14,000-60---
Mal (Hindu traditions)Bengali1,803,000304,000Y1.0 304,000-2010050-
Mal (Muslim traditions)Bengali17,00016,000Y1.0 -16,000----
Mala (Christian traditionTelugu449,000300N3.0 ---300--
Mala (Hindu traditions)Telugu5,752,0002,500Y1.0 2,500-----
Malabar CatholicMalayalam2,689,0004,000N3.0 ---4,000--
Mali (Hindu traditions)Bengali9,968,000301,000Y1.0 301,000-----
Mallah (Hindu traditions)Bengali3,295,00051,000Y1.0 51,000-----
Mallah (Muslim traditionsBengali72,00044,000Y1.0 -44,000----
Mallah Chain (Hindu tradiBengali324,0006,000Y1.0 6,000-----
Mallah Chain (Muslim tradBengali3,7003,500Y1.0 3,1003,500----
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu tradiBengali19,00018,000Y1.0 -18,000----
Mallah Dhawa (Muslim tradBengali22,000300Y1.0 300-----
Mallah Kewat (Hindu tradiBengali293,0005,900Y1.0 5,900-----
Mallah Kewat (Muslim tradBengali3,9003,800Y1.0 -3,800----
Mallik (Muslim traditionsBengali570,000149,000Y1.0 -149,000----
MaltoBengali192,00045,000N2.0 43,000100301,800-100
Mandala (Muslim traditionBengali2,600900Y1.0 -900----
MangalaTelugu1,908,000900Y1.0 900-----
ManganOdia1,90040Y1.0 40-----
ManiharBengali574,0002,000Y1.0 -2,000----
MappilaMalayalam9,252,0001,300Y1.0 -1,300----
MaravanTamil3,189,000200Y1.0 200-----
MarkandeAngika78,000300Y1.0 300-----
Matang (Hindu traditions)Marathi2,623,000200Y1.0 200-----
MatiaBengali206,000167,000Y1.0 167,000-----
MazhabiPunjabi, Eastern2,719,000500Y1.0 ----500-
MechBoro55,00042,000N2.0 27,000906014,000-70
Megh (Hindu traditions)Sindhi3,066,000100Y1.0 100-----
MeiteiMeitei1,465,000400Y1.0 400-----
MemonGujarati615,000300Y1.0 -300----
MirBengali50,00041,000Y1.0 -41,000----
Mirdhas (Muslim traditionBengali600600Y1.0 -600----
MiriMising697,000400Y1.0 400-----
MirzakhaniBengali12,0005,100Y1.0 -5,100----
MishriBengali6,4004,100Y1.0 4,100-----
MizoMizo146,000800N5.0 ---800--
Mizo FanaiMizo15,00030N5.0 ---30--
Mizo LushaiMizo574,000600N5.0 ---600--
Mochi (Hindu traditions)Bengali2,084,0001,126,000Y1.0 1,125,000--500--
Mochi (Muslim traditions)Bengali68,0006,000Y1.0 -6,000----
MoghalBengali1,766,000110,000Y1.0 -110,000----
MomnaGujarati165,000100Y1.0 -100----
MruSanthali400300Y1.0 300--10--
MukeriUrdu33,000800Y1.0 -800----
MundaBengali3,728,000369,000N2.0 327,0001,20020032,000808,200
MunnurTelugu869,0002,200Y1.0 2,200-----
Murao (Hindu traditions)Hindi2,390,00090Y1.0 90-----
Musahar (Hindu traditionsBengali3,105,00021,000Y1.0 21,000-----
MutrasiTelugu1,055,0002,500Y1.0 2,500-----
Nadar (Christian traditioTamil1,285,000500N3.0 ---500--
Nadar (Hindu traditions)Tamil3,015,000600Y1.0 600-----
NagaNaga Pidgin19,0002,800N3.0 30--2,700--
Naga TangkhulNaga, Tangkhul202,00080N3.0 ---80--
NagarBengali147,00060,000Y1.0 60,000-----
Nagarchi (Hindu traditionHindi153,00016,000Y1.0 16,00010040600-200
Nagarchi (Muslim traditioBengali20010Y1.0 -10----
Nai (Hindu traditions)Bengali11,951,0001,047,000Y1.0 1,047,000-----
Nai (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern336,000700Y1.0 ----700-
Nai NabasakhBengali6,9006,800Y1.0 6,800-----
NairMalayalam6,756,0001,300Y1.0 1,300-----
Namassej (Hindu traditionBengali4,886,0003,535,000Y1.0 3,512,000-30020,000600-
Namassej (Muslim traditioBengali2,5002,100Y1.0 -2,100----
Namassej ChandelBengali1,494,000939,000Y1.0 931,000-3006,400200-
Nat (Hindu traditions)Bengali477,0001,200Y1.0 1,200-----
Nat (Muslim traditions)Bengali139,000500Y1.0 -500----
NavithanTamil799,00050Y1.0 50-----
NewahNepali169,000101,000Y1.0 92,000-6,4002,200--
Nikari (Muslim traditionsBengali63,00062,000Y1.0 -62,000----
NissiNyishi40,00040N3.0 40-----
OraonHindi4,523,000645,000N2.0 478,0001,4001,200133,00010031,000
PahariaSanthali16,0007,100Y1.0 7,100-----
PaikOdia203,000800Y1.0 800-----
Paite (Christian traditioChin, Paite81,00050N3.0 ---50--
PakhimaraHindi400400Y1.0 400-----
PaliyaBengali123,000105,000Y1.0 105,000-10---
Pallan (Christian traditiTamil467,00020N3.0 ---20--
Pallan (Hindu traditions)Tamil2,502,0001,300Y1.0 1,300-----
PanBengali1,610,00028,000Y1.0 28,000-10---
PanikaBengali1,094,00014,000Y1.0 14,000-----
PantantiOdia35,00040Y1.0 40-----
Paraiyan (Christian tradiTamil800,000200N3.0 ---200--
Paraiyan (Hindu traditionTamil2,232,000400Y1.0 400-----
ParhaiyaBengali36,0001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
ParjaBengali498,0001,400Y1.0 1,400-----
ParseeGujarati83,000900Y1.0 -----900
Pashtun, PathanBengali11,611,0001,029,000Y1.0 -1,029,000----
Pasi (Hindu traditions)Bengali7,813,00030,000Y1.0 30,000-1010020-
Pasi (Muslim traditions)Bengali17,0007,500Y1.0 -7,500----
Pasi TurukBengali1,300100Y1.0 -100----
PateliaGujarati121,00040Y1.0 40-----
PatialBengali75,000900Y1.0 900-----
Patni (Hindu traditions)Bengali267,00031,000Y1.0 31,000---10-
Patni (Muslim traditions)Bengali200200Y1.0 -200----
PatraluBengali123,0006,400Y1.0 6,400-----
Patwa (Hindu traditions)Bengali262,0008,400Y1.0 8,400-----
PerkaTelugu196,00050Y1.0 50-----
PersianPersian, Iranian8,000500Y1.0 -500----
PeshakarBengali1,5001,500Y1.0 -1,500----
PhriBengali400400Y1.0 300-40---
PinjaraBengali3,433,00048,000Y1.0 -48,000----
PochuryNaga, Pochuri23,00050N3.0 ---50--
PodBengali3,016,0002,473,000Y1.0 2,463,000-4010,000100-
PoiMizo50,000200N3.0 ---200--
PortugueseIndo-Portuguese1,40050N3.0 ---50--
PundariBengali260,000251,000Y1.0 251,000-----
PuranPanchpargania2,200200Y1.0 200-----
Puran BhajaPanchpargania1,10080Y1.0 80-----
QassabBengali1,090,0001,000Y1.0 -1,000----
QaziBengali738,00094,000Y1.0 -94,000----
Rabari (Hindu traditions)Marwari1,077,000200Y1.0 200-----
RabhaHindi374,00028,000N2.0 20,0001004007,2001050
Rahmani (Muslim traditionBengali236,0003,000Y1.0 -3,000----
RaiNepali127,00056,000N2.0 27,000-9007,900-20,000
Rajbansi (Hindu traditionBengali4,993,0003,832,000Y1.0 3,817,000-40016,0002003,400
Rajbansi (Muslim traditioBengali3,4003,100Y1.0 -3,100----
Rajbansi Khen (Hindu tradBengali101,00095,000Y1.0 95,000--300-60
Rajbansi Khen (Muslim traBengali100100Y1.0 -100----
RajbharBengali74,0007,200Y1.0 7,200-----
Rajput (Hindu traditions)Hindi46,212,000945,000Y1.0 940,000-300--4,100
Rajput (Muslim traditionsBengali2,922,00032,000Y1.0 -32,000----
Rajput (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern1,084,0006,500Y1.0 ----6,500-
Rajput Bais (Hindu traditHindi1,299,00020,000Y1.0 20,000-----
Rajput Bais (Sikh traditiPunjabi, Eastern12,00070Y1.0 ----70-
Rajput Bargujar (Hindu trHindi201,0002,800Y1.0 2,800-----
Rajput BhadauriaHindi255,0003,000Y1.0 3,000-----
Rajput Bhatti (Hindu tradHindi866,00017,000Y1.0 17,000-----
Rajput ChandelHindi332,0004,500Y1.0 4,500-----
Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traHindi2,949,00054,000Y1.0 54,000-----
Rajput DikhitHindi262,0003,200Y1.0 3,200-----
Rajput GahlotHindi565,0008,900Y1.0 8,900-----
Rajput Garewal (Hindu traHindi307,0005,300Y1.0 5,300-----
Rajput GaurHindi662,000900Y1.0 900-----
Rajput GautamHindi380,0005,300Y1.0 5,300-----
Rajput JaduHindi283,0003,200Y1.0 3,200-----
Rajput Janjua (Hindu tradHindi81,0002,800Y1.0 2,800-----
Rajput Joia (Hindu traditHindi62,0002,600Y1.0 2,600-----
Rajput KachhwahaHindi717,0001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
Rajput Manihas (Hindu traHindi246,0003,800Y1.0 3,800-----
Rajput PariharHindi395,0004,700Y1.0 4,700-----
Rajput Ponwar (Hindu tradHindi1,236,00025,000Y1.0 25,000-----
Rajput Pundir (Hindu tradHindi176,0003,800Y1.0 3,800-----
Rajput RajbansiBengali476,0001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
Rajput RathorHindi1,392,00023,000Y1.0 23,000-----
Rajput SakarwarHindi199,0002,800Y1.0 2,800-----
Rajput Salehria (Hindu trHindi102,0002,500Y1.0 2,500-----
Rajput SengarHindi400,0004,700Y1.0 4,700-----
Rajput SolankiGujarati307,0003,100Y1.0 3,100-----
Rajput SombansiBengali333,0004,700Y1.0 4,700-----
Rajput SurajbansiBengali250,0003,100Y1.0 3,100-----
Rajput Tonwar (Hindu tradHindi457,000900Y1.0 900-----
RajuBengali601,000464,000Y1.0 464,000-----
RajwarBengali591,000113,000Y1.0 113,000--60010-
RalteMizo19,000100N3.0 ---100--
Ramdasia (Sikh traditionsPunjabi, Eastern484,000800Y1.0 ----800-
RanaBengali1,30060Y1.0 60-----
Rangrez (Hindu traditionsBengali353,0002,600Y1.0 2,600-----
RathawaGujarati661,000400Y1.0 400-----
RautiaBengali117,00014,000Y1.0 14,000-----
RavaliaGujarati539,00060Y1.0 60-----
Ravidas ChamarBengali2,223,00022,000Y1.0 22,000--300--
Rayeen (Hindu traditions)Bengali1,400900Y1.0 900-----
Rayeen (Muslim traditionsBengali983,00023,000Y1.0 -23,000----
RelliOdia154,000200Y1.0 200-----
RengmaBengali70,00090N3.0 ---90--
RongkupNepali76,00032,000N2.0 1,5009017,00013,0001080
SagarbanshiBengali177,0003,400Y1.0 3,400-----
SahariyaBengali876,00018,000Y1.0 18,000-----
SahiBengali1,900800Y1.0 800-----
Saini (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern614,0001,100Y1.0 ----1,100-
SaliTelugu1,032,00030Y1.0 30-----
SamanthanBengali49,00021,000Y1.0 21,000-----
SangtamNaga, Sangtam77,00080N3.0 ---80--
SankaraBengali79,00054,000Y1.0 54,000-----
SantalSanthali7,725,0002,602,000Y1.0 1,729,0005,30060092,000400776,000
SaoraBengali995,00041,000N2.0 39,00010030500-700
Sardar (Muslim traditionsBengali13,00010,000Y1.0 -10,000----
Sarera (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern89,0001,200Y1.0 ----1,200-
SarkiNepali28,00014,000Y1.0 14,000-20500--
Sauria PahariaBengali53,0003,700N2.0 3,30020200100--
SayyidBengali7,940,000531,000Y1.0 -531,000----
SemaNaga, Sumi249,000100N3.0 ---100--
ShabarOdia539,0002,400N2.0 2,200--200--
ShaikhBengali86,913,00021,361,000Y1.0 -21,361,000-30--
Shaikh QureshiBengali8,180,0002,255,000Y1.0 -2,255,000----
SherpaNepali39,00027,000N2.0 6,100-16,0004,800--
SinhaleseSinhala4,50060Y1.0 --60---
Siyalgir (Hindu traditionBengali7,3007,200Y1.0 7,200-----
Sonar (Hindu traditions)Bengali7,825,000404,000Y1.0 404,000----600
Sonar (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern194,000400Y1.0 ----400-
SukliBengali66,00064,000Y1.0 64,000-----
Sunri (Hindu traditions)Bengali793,000340,000Y1.0 339,000-1090050-
Sunri SadhubanikBengali275,000163,000Y1.0 162,000--30010-
SunuwarNepali84,00034,000Y1.0 23,000-601,900-9,800
Sutradhar (Hindu traditioBengali445,000342,000Y1.0 342,000-----
Sutradhar (Muslim traditiBengali35,00035,000Y1.0 -35,000----
Syrian ChristianMalayalam3,749,0004,300N3.0 ---4,300--
Tai ManPhake5,90030N2.0 --30---
TamangTamang, Eastern233,000147,000N2.0 9,200500129,0008,10020200
Tamboli (Hindu traditionsBengali1,867,000414,000Y1.0 414,000-----
Tamboli (Muslim traditionBengali151,00021,000Y1.0 -21,000----
Tamil (Muslim traditions)Tamil3,224,0001,300Y1.0 -1,300----
Tanti (Hindu traditions)Bengali4,891,0001,705,000Y1.0 1,705,000--500--
Tanti (Muslim traditions)Bengali3,9003,900Y1.0 -3,900----
Tarkhan (Hindu traditionsDogri883,00020Y1.0 20-----
Tarkhan (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern1,084,0002,200Y1.0 ----2,200-
Teli (Hindu traditions)Bengali18,953,0001,674,000Y1.0 1,672,000--2,100--
Teli Gangauta (Hindu tradBengali569,00015,000Y1.0 15,000-----
ThakkarMarathi593,00070Y1.0 70-----
ThakuriNepali34,00090Y1.0 90-----
ThamiNepali2,50020Y1.0 20-----
TharuNepali521,00026,000Y1.0 24,000-401,600-10
Thathera (Hindu traditionBengali326,0008,600Y1.0 8,600-----
TibetanTibetan, Central106,00012,000Y1.0 100-12,000200--
TiliBengali1,077,000789,000Y1.0 789,000-----
TiyarBengali501,000229,000Y1.0 229,000--40010-
TotoToto1,3001,300Y1.0 1,300--10--
TuraihaBengali364,00024,000Y1.0 24,000-----
Turi (Hindu traditions)Bengali356,00035,000Y1.0 35,000--30--
TurkmenTurkmen50030Y1.0 -30----
Vaddar (Hindu traditions)Telugu3,587,0001,900Y1.0 1,900-----
VakkaligaKannada6,421,000200Y1.0 200-----
Valmiki, Balmiki Lal BegiBengali19,000500Y1.0 500---10-
VaniyanTamil946,00090N2.0 60--30--
Vannan (Christian traditiTamil140,00020N3.0 ---20--
Vannan (Hindu traditions)Tamil879,00080Y1.0 80-----
VanniyanTamil12,725,0002,000Y1.0 2,000-----
VarliGujarati1,263,000300Y1.0 300-----
VellalanTamil2,583,000600Y1.0 600--20--
ViswakarmaTelugu7,761,0004,400Y1.0 4,400--10--
Viswakarma AsariTamil709,000100Y1.0 100-----
WalangWalungge400400Y1.0 --400---
Yadav (Hindu traditions)Bengali59,609,0004,419,000Y1.0 4,417,000--1,300--
Yadav RawatBengali1,463,00077,000Y1.0 77,000-----
Yadav SadgopeBengali2,638,0002,432,000Y1.0 2,430,000--2,200--
YakhaYakkha5,9004,600N2.0 1,900-90200-2,300
YakthumbaNepali146,00055,000N2.0 36,000503,9006,700108,000
YenadiTelugu684,0001,100Y1.0 1,100-----
YimchungraNaga, Yimchungru69,00060N3.0 ---60--
ZeliangNaga, Zeme106,000100N3.0 10--100--
State Totals:   673 People Groups   99,264,000 603   70,432,000 26,859,000 297,000 633,000 65,000 983,000
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