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AbdulBengali35,0001,700Y1.0 -1,700----
Adi AndhraTelugu318,000700Y1.0 700-----
Adi DravidaTamil8,696,0001,600Y1.0 1,600--10--
Adi Dravida ChristianTamil593,00070N3.0 ---70--
AgamudaiyanTamil892,000200Y1.0 200-----
Agamudaiyan NattamanTamil669,000100Y1.0 100-----
Agariya (Hindu traditionsBengali208,0001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
Ager (Hindu traditions)Sindhi15,00020Y1.0 20-----
AghoriHindi69,000400Y1.0 400-----
AgriSindhi423,00020Y1.0 20-----
AguriBengali518,000498,000Y1.0 497,000--600--
AhmadiUrdu74,000900Y1.0 -900----
AhomAssamese1,344,0001,100Y1.0 1,100-----
AkaHruso11,00080N2.0 80-----
AmatBengali257,0002,200Y1.0 2,200-----
AngamiNaga, Angami160,000400N3.0 ---400--
AngarokBengali6,4005,900Y1.0 5,900-----
AngloBengali140,00016,000N3.0 ---16,000--
AnsariBengali10,711,000430,000Y1.0 -430,000----
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)Bengali6,552,00025,000Y1.0 25,000-----
Badhi (Muslim traditions)Bengali36,000700Y1.0 -700----
Bagdi (Hindu traditions)Bengali2,927,0002,790,000Y1.0 2,786,000-1,8002,700500-
BagtiBengali200200Y1.0 200-----
Baha'iBengali13,000200Y1.0 -----200
Bahelia (Hindu traditionsBengali181,0005,900Y1.0 5,900-----
Baidya (Hindu traditions)Bengali285,000226,000Y1.0 225,000--900--
BaigaBengali582,00014,000Y1.0 14,00020-10-200
Bairagi (Hindu traditionsBengali3,545,0001,213,000Y1.0 1,213,000-----
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-----
BalochUrdu59,00040Y1.0 -40----
BaltiBalti53,00010Y1.0 -10----
BaniaHindi29,416,0001,332,000Y1.0 1,288,000----45,000
Bania AgarwalHindi4,849,000225,000Y1.0 204,000----22,000
Bania AgrahariHindi320,00019,000Y1.0 19,000-----
Bania BaisBengali129,00043,000Y1.0 43,000-----
Bania BarnawarBengali64,0008,400Y1.0 8,400-----
Bania BrittalAssamese70,000400Y1.0 400-----
Bania GahoiHindi342,00012,000Y1.0 11,000----1,200
Bania Gandha BanikBengali289,000248,000Y1.0 248,000-----
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 KhatriBengali204,000134,000Y1.0 134,000-----
Bania MahajanHindi186,00016,000Y1.0 16,000-----
Bania MahesriHindi364,00024,000Y1.0 24,000-----
Bania MahurHindi878,0001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
Bania ModhHindi76,000700Y1.0 700-----
Bania OswalHindi423,00016,000Y1.0 12,000----4,600
Bania PorwalHindi328,00024,000Y1.0 21,000----3,000
Bania RauniarBengali126,0008,000Y1.0 8,000-----
Bania SrimaliHindi364,000300Y1.0 300-----
Bania Subarna BanikBengali169,000163,000Y1.0 163,000-----
Banjara (Hindu traditionsBengali6,169,00098,000Y1.0 98,000-----
Banjara (Muslim traditionBengali165,00060Y1.0 -60----
Bansphor (Hindu traditionBengali162,000300Y1.0 300-----
BantarBengali138,000100Y1.0 100-----
BaoriBengali390,00050Y1.0 50-----
Bari (Hindu traditions)Bengali638,0001,900Y1.0 1,900-----
Baria (Hindu traditions)Gujarati261,000400Y1.0 400-----
BaruaBengali1,400500Y1.0 70-400---
Barwala (Hindu traditionsDogri54,00010Y1.0 10-----
BathudiBengali232,0007,800Y1.0 7,800-----
BauriBengali2,091,0001,249,000Y1.0 1,245,000-102,400400-
Bawaria (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern107,000300Y1.0 ----300-
Bazigar (Hindu traditionsBengali312,000200Y1.0 200-----
Bedar (Hindu traditions)Kannada2,524,00030Y1.0 30-----
Bedia (Hindu traditions)Bengali550,00086,000Y1.0 84,00020-200102,200
Bedia (Muslim traditions)Bengali4,2003,800Y1.0 -3,800----
BeharaBengali3,5002,500Y1.0 -2,500----
Beldar (Hindu traditions)Bengali1,909,0005,400Y1.0 5,400-----
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)Bengali33,00030Y1.0 30-----
BhandariBengali643,0004,200Y1.0 4,200-----
Bhangi (Muslim traditionsBengali138,0003,500Y1.0 -3,500----
Bhangi Lal Begi (Muslim tBengali8,700700Y1.0 -700----
BharBengali2,005,00028,000Y1.0 28,000-----
Bharbhunja (Hindu traditiHindi1,214,0003,100Y1.0 3,100-----
BhaskarBengali1,2001,100Y1.0 1,100-----
Bhat (Hindu traditions)Bengali1,389,00050,000Y1.0 50,000-----
Bhathiara (Muslim traditiUrdu189,00020Y1.0 -20----
Bhatia (Hindu traditions)Bengali234,0001,700Y1.0 1,700-----
BhilBhili17,097,00020Y1.0 20-----
BhogtaBengali258,00019,000Y1.0 19,000-10---
Bhoi (Hindu traditions)Bengali6,473,00086,000Y1.0 86,000--80--
BhotiaNepali116,00070,000Y1.0 7,30030056,0005,6001080
Bhotia SikkimNepali85,00013,000Y1.0 2,300-9,1001,800--
Bhotia TibetanTibetan, Central3,70030Y1.0 --30---
BhottadaOdia463,000500Y1.0 500-----
BhuinharBengali958,0003,200Y1.0 3,200-----
BhuinmaliBengali170,00087,000Y1.0 87,000-5020040-
BhuiyaBengali2,115,000142,000Y1.0 141,000-40070030-
Bhuiya GhatwarBengali311,00054,000Y1.0 54,000-100300--
BhumijBengali1,137,000382,000Y1.0 376,0001,000206001004,600
Biar (Hindu traditions)Bengali376,0001,200Y1.0 1,200-----
BindBengali1,001,00071,000Y1.0 71,000-----
BinjhiaHindi181,0003,200Y1.0 3,200-----
BirhorBengali21,0002,300N2.0 2,100302050-90
BirjiaBijori13,0001,200N2.0 1,100101040--
Biswas (Muslim traditionsBengali4,9004,900Y1.0 -4,900----
Bodo (Hindu traditions)Bengali1,604,00036,000N2.0 32,000--3,800--
BohraGujarati1,124,000700Y1.0 -700----
BoyaTelugu4,064,0001,600Y1.0 1,600-----
BrahminBengali59,861,0003,856,000Y1.0 3,846,000-300300-9,600
Brahmin (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern95,000300Y1.0 ----300-
Brahmin AcharajHindi55,0005,100Y1.0 5,100-----
Brahmin AcharyaBengali74,00066,000Y1.0 66,000-----
Brahmin AnavalaGujarati84,000100Y1.0 100-----
Brahmin AudichGujarati469,000500Y1.0 500-----
Brahmin BhumiharBengali2,790,00026,000Y1.0 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 GaurHindi2,999,000216,000Y1.0 216,000-----
Brahmin GujaratiGujarati153,0001,100Y1.0 1,100-----
Brahmin JoshiBengali357,00024,000Y1.0 24,000-----
Brahmin JyotiHindi123,0007,200Y1.0 7,200-----
Brahmin KanaujiaHindi4,237,000375,000Y1.0 375,000-----
Brahmin KarhadaMarathi81,000200Y1.0 200-----
Brahmin Kashmiri PanditKashmiri722,00050Y1.0 50-----
Brahmin KhandelwalHindi275,00020,000Y1.0 20,000-----
Brahmin MahaHindi182,0008,000Y1.0 8,000-----
Brahmin MahrattaHindi465,00022,000Y1.0 22,000-----
Brahmin MaithiliHindi21,0007,100Y1.0 7,100-----
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 RadhiBengali1,558,0001,231,000Y1.0 1,231,000-----
Brahmin RikhisurBengali50,0004,800Y1.0 4,800-----
Brahmin SakaldwipiHindi465,00025,000Y1.0 25,000-----
Brahmin SaraswatHindi573,00027,000Y1.0 27,000-----
Brahmin SawariaGujarati4,199,000100Y1.0 100-----
Brahmin SrimaliHindi56,0002,200Y1.0 2,200-----
Brahmin TamilTamil514,000900Y1.0 900-----
Brahmin TeluguTelugu1,040,0001,200Y1.0 1,200-----
Brahmin UtkalBengali179,000124,000Y1.0 124,000-----
Brahmin VaidikBengali187,000167,000Y1.0 167,000-----
Brahmin VarendraBengali254,000210,000Y1.0 210,000-----
Brahmin VyasBengali155,0002,300Y1.0 2,300-----
Buna (Hindu traditions)Bengali401,000259,000Y1.0 259,000-----
BurmeseBurmese15,000800Y1.0 --800---
ChainBengali512,000362,000Y1.0 362,000--200--
ChakBengali300200Y1.0 --200---
ChakhesangNaga, Chokri160,000100N3.0 ---100--
Chakkiliyan (Christian trTamil119,00010N3.0 ---10--
Chakkiliyan (Hindu traditTamil871,000400Y1.0 400-----
ChakmaBengali220,000600Y1.0 4001020020--
Chamar (Hindu traditions)Bengali48,208,0001,129,000Y1.0 1,110,000-30019,00050-
Chamar (Sikh traditions)Bengali1,405,000400Y1.0 ----400-
ChangNaga, Chang66,00030N3.0 ---30--
Charan (Hindu traditions)Gujarati320,00070Y1.0 70-----
ChasadhobiBengali89,00089,000Y1.0 89,000-----
Chaudhari, casteBengali11,00011,000Y1.0 11,000-----
ChaupalBengali93,0006,100Y1.0 6,100-10---
ChepangNepali1,10040Y1.0 40-----
CheroBengali162,0005,300Y1.0 4,8002001090-50
Cheruman (Hindu traditionTamil379,00070Y1.0 70-----
ChhetriNepali265,00014,000Y1.0 14,000-70---
Chhimba (Hindu traditionsBengali144,00060Y1.0 60-----
Chhimba (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern127,000300Y1.0 ----300-
Chik (Hindu traditions)Bengali125,0002,700Y1.0 2,700-----
Chik BaraikHindi119,00022,000Y1.0 21,0001050800-800
Chitrakar (Hindu traditioBengali62,0003,000Y1.0 3,000--40--
Chitrakar (Muslim traditiBengali6,3006,300Y1.0 -6,300----
ChristianBengali1,022,00083,000N3.0 ---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----
DaluBengali18,00018,000Y1.0 -18,000----
DangiBengali715,0002,500Y1.0 2,500-----
DarjeeNepali54,00019,000Y1.0 18,000-100700--
Darzi (Hindu traditions)Bengali2,932,0002,800Y1.0 2,700----10
Darzi (Muslim traditions)Bengali1,016,0006,200Y1.0 -6,200----
Darzi (Sikh traditions)Hindi40,00060Y1.0 ----60-
DeoriBengali53,000200Y1.0 200-----
Devipujak Vaghri (Hindu tHindi567,000400Y1.0 400-----
Dhangar BharwadGujarati2,826,0001,500Y1.0 1,500-----
DhangriDungra Bhil24,0002,800Y1.0 2,800-----
DhanukBengali4,322,00059,000Y1.0 59,000-----
DhanwarBengali67,0002,900Y1.0 2,900-----
DhimalRangpuri4,9002,900Y1.0 2,800----100
Dhobi (Hindu traditions)Bengali12,171,000411,000Y1.0 411,000-80-70-
Dhobi (Muslim traditions)Bengali980,0009,900Y1.0 -9,900----
Dholi (Muslim traditions)Bengali5,9001,700Y1.0 -1,700----
DoaiBengali9,7009,600Y1.0 9,600-----
Dom (Hindu traditions)Bengali2,311,000364,000Y1.0 364,000--80070-
Dom (Muslim traditions)Bengali183,0005,500Y1.0 -5,500----
DrukpaDzongkha12,0008,100Y1.0 500-7,600---
DuliaBengali385,000380,000Y1.0 380,000-----
DuraNepali3,100100Y1.0 50-50---
Dusadh (Hindu traditions)Bengali5,689,00061,000Y1.0 61,000--30020-
Dusadh (Muslim traditionsBengali13,0007,700Y1.0 -7,700----
Dusadh BaheliaBengali770,00016,000Y1.0 16,000--20--
FaqirBengali92,0003,300Y1.0 -3,300----
Gadaria (Hindu traditionsBengali6,632,00017,000Y1.0 17,000-----
Gaddi (Muslim traditions)Kashmiri439,00010Y1.0 -10----
GamitGujarati462,000300N2.0 300-----
GandaBengali1,295,0003,400Y1.0 3,400-----
Gandharb (Hindu traditionBengali14,0003,100Y1.0 3,100-----
GandharvaNepali500500Y1.0 500-----
GandlaTelugu75,000200Y1.0 200-----
GangaiNepali4,8003,000Y1.0 3,000-70---
GaroGaro1,112,0002,300N3.0 60020-1,600--
GaudaOdia2,023,0004,500Y1.0 4,500-----
GavaraTelugu17,000400Y1.0 400-----
Ghanchi (Hindu traditionsGujarati114,00070Y1.0 70-----
GhartiBengali22,00015,000Y1.0 14,000-200500--
Ghasiya (Hindu traditionsBengali462,00018,000Y1.0 18,000-10100--
GhaziBengali1,5001,500Y1.0 -1,500----
Ghosi (Hindu traditions)Bengali289,000800Y1.0 800-----
GhusuriaBengali95,000900Y1.0 900-----
GoaneseKonkani, Goan574,0001,100N3.0 ---1,100--
GodraBengali5,60070Y1.0 70-----
Gokha (Hindu traditions)Bengali238,0003,200Y1.0 3,200-----
GondBengali14,445,00012,000Y1.0 12,000902030-200
GonrhiBengali828,0009,800Y1.0 9,800-----
GoraitBengali11,0002,600Y1.0 2,60010----
GosainBengali1,565,00029,000Y1.0 29,000-----
Gujar (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern48,000100Y1.0 ----100-
GuriaOdia732,0002,300Y1.0 2,300-----
GurungNepali110,00085,000N2.0 52,000-20,00013,000--
HadiBengali1,008,000448,000Y1.0 444,000-503,400200-
HajamBengali2,007,00050,000Y1.0 -50,000----
HajangBengali75,000700Y1.0 70020-10-20
Halalkhor (Hindu traditioBengali7,4001,200Y1.0 1,200-----
Halwai (Hindu traditions)Bengali1,413,000428,000Y1.0 428,000-----
Halwai MairaBengali123,00048,000Y1.0 48,000-----
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
IlavanTamil5,858,0001,400Y1.0 1,400-----
Indo-BurmanRakhine600600Y1.0 -600----
Jaraj (Hindu traditions)Bengali9,1009,100Y1.0 9,100-----
Jat (Hindu traditions)Punjabi, Eastern19,485,00043,000Y1.0 43,000----70
Jat (Muslim traditions)Bengali539,00056,000Y1.0 -56,000----
Jat (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern9,444,00034,000Y1.0 ----34,000-
Jat AtraBengali26,00026,000Y1.0 -26,000----
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 traditioHindi277,000500Y1.0 500-----
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, Eastern180,000200Y1.0 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 traditioUrdu4,200200Y1.0 -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 traditiHindi332,0001,000Y1.0 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 MaloBengali428,000298,000Y1.0 297,000-1020030-
Jhinwar (Hindu traditionsDogri589,00010Y1.0 10-----
Jhinwar (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern417,0001,000Y1.0 ----1,000-
JimdarBengali82,00082,000Y1.0 82,000-20---
Jogi (Hindu traditions)Bengali3,214,0001,418,000Y1.0 1,418,000-----
JuangJuang48,00020Y1.0 20-----
JulahaHindi872,00070Y1.0 70-----
KabadiBengali73,0002,300Y1.0 2,300-----
KabirpanthiPunjabi, Eastern70,000700Y1.0 ----700-
Kachari DimasaBengali147,0003,600N2.0 3,600-----
Kachhi (Hindu traditions)Hindi5,983,00090Y1.0 90-----
KadarBengali118,00026,000Y1.0 26,000-----
KagateSyuba1,80060Y1.0 --60---
Kahar (Hindu traditions)Bengali8,205,000367,000Y1.0 367,000-----
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----
KaibarttaBengali1,912,000590,000Y1.0 590,000--70040-
Kaibartta JaliaBengali410,000260,000Y1.0 260,000--100--
KaikolanTamil2,469,000400Y1.0 400-----
Kalal (Hindu traditions)Bengali3,964,0004,700Y1.0 4,700-----
Kalal IdigaTelugu1,785,0001,500Y1.0 1,500-----
KalingiOdia272,0003,100Y1.0 3,100-----
KallanTamil1,293,000400Y1.0 400-----
KaluBengali262,000226,000Y1.0 -226,000----
Kalwar (Hindu traditions)Bengali3,809,000102,000Y1.0 102,000-20---
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, Eastern511,0001,100Y1.0 ----1,100-
KamiNepali105,00053,000Y1.0 52,000-70050010-
KammaraTelugu122,00050Y1.0 50-----
KandraBengali745,000114,000Y1.0 114,000--200--
KanduBengali2,390,00047,000Y1.0 47,000--80--
Kanjar (Hindu traditions)Bengali211,000500Y1.0 500-----
Kanjar (Muslim traditionsBengali15,0004,200Y1.0 -4,200----
KaoraBengali297,000279,000Y1.0 277,000-1002,20030-
KapaliBengali303,000217,000Y1.0 217,000-----
KapariyaBengali26,000900Y1.0 900-----
KapuTelugu15,176,0002,500Y1.0 2,500-----
Kapu ReddiTelugu3,610,0001,700Y1.0 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)Bengali659,00094,000Y1.0 94,000----100
Kashmiri (Muslim traditioUrdu6,796,000400Y1.0 -400----
KawarBengali1,001,00013,000Y1.0 13,000--40200-
Kayastha (Hindu traditionBengali7,857,0002,531,000Y1.0 2,529,000--1,800--
Kayastha KaranBengali530,000256,000Y1.0 256,000-----
Kela (Muslim traditions)Bengali200200Y1.0 -200----
KhadalaBengali143,00027,000Y1.0 27,000-----
KhairwarBengali423,000131,000Y1.0 131,000-3010030-
KhambuBengali339,000235,000Y1.0 233,000-5001,000--
KhamiBengali500400N2.0 400-1030--
KhamptiKhamti18,00030Y1.0 30-----
KhandaitBengali1,758,000264,000Y1.0 263,000--100--
KhariaBengali761,00059,000N2.0 59,000--100--
Kharva (Hindu traditions)Marathi405,00070Y1.0 70-----
KharwarBengali574,00021,000Y1.0 20,00020-300-300
KhasNepali65,0001,600N2.0 1,300-300---
KhasiKhasi1,545,0001,500N3.0 60--1,400--
Khatik (Hindu traditions)Bengali2,281,0009,600Y1.0 9,600-----
Khatik (Muslim traditionsBengali33,0001,800Y1.0 -1,800----
Khatri (Hindu traditions)Hindi2,362,00070Y1.0 10---60-
Khatri (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern308,0001,700Y1.0 ----1,700-
KhavarBengali148,0003,400Y1.0 3,400-----
KhetauriBengali109,0004,900Y1.0 4,900-----
KhojaGujarati428,000500Y1.0 -500----
KisanBengali1,637,00099,000Y1.0 98,0002004020020500
Koch (Hindu traditions)Bengali51,00012,000Y1.0 12,000----200
Koiri (Hindu traditions)Bengali8,272,000134,000Y1.0 134,000-----
KolBengali1,784,00072,000Y1.0 72,000-----
KoliGujarati8,387,0005,300Y1.0 5,300-----
Koli (Hindu traditions)Gujarati2,305,0006,200Y1.0 6,200-----
Koli MahadevMarathi1,698,000200Y1.0 200-----
Koli MalharMarathi316,00040Y1.0 40-----
Koli of Sind (Hindu tradiSindhi80,00010Y1.0 10-----
KoltaOdia672,000700Y1.0 700-----
KonaiBengali129,000127,000Y1.0 127,000-2010--
Konda DhoraOdia237,00070Y1.0 70-----
KonwarBengali4,5004,400Y1.0 4,400-----
KoriBengali2,618,000162,000Y1.0 157,000300-1,900202,800
KorwaHindi453,0003,000Y1.0 2,8003010200--
KoshtiMarathi1,095,00020Y1.0 20-----
KotalBengali27,00026,000Y1.0 26,000---10-
KoyaKoya795,000200Y1.0 200-----
KudumbanTamil32,00030N2.0 30-----
Kui KhondBengali1,863,000700N2.0 700-----
KuliBengali16,0001,200Y1.0 1,200-----
KumalNepali3,60090Y1.0 90-----
Kumhar (Hindu traditions)Bengali15,686,0001,083,000Y1.0 1,083,000--800--
Kumhar (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern306,000600Y1.0 ----600-
Kumhar MagahiaBengali176,00023,000Y1.0 23,000-----
Kunbi (Hindu traditions)Gujarati17,857,00011,000Y1.0 11,000----20
KunuiBengali900900Y1.0 900-----
KurariarBengali13,0001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
Kurmi (Hindu traditions)Bengali19,162,0001,419,000Y1.0 1,418,000--1,100--
Kurmi MahatoBengali256,000124,000Y1.0 124,000--200--
KurolBengali5,8004,900Y1.0 4,900-----
Labana (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern342,000800Y1.0 ----800-
Laheri (Muslim traditionsBengali57,0002,600Y1.0 -2,600----
LakheraBengali192,00020Y1.0 20-----
LamaTibetan, Central600200Y1.0 --200---
LetBengali8,1008,100Y1.0 -----8,100
LhomiLhomi1,6001,600N2.0 --1,500100--
LingayatKannada3,432,000700Y1.0 -----700
Lodha (Hindu traditions, Bengali128,000110,000N2.0 94,000806014,000-1,800
Lodha (Muslim traditions,Bengali200200Y1.0 -200----
LohanaGujarati589,000300Y1.0 300-----
Lohar (Hindu traditions)Bengali9,490,000324,000Y1.0 324,000-308030-
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)Bengali3,210,00062,000Y1.0 62,000-10---
Madari (Muslim traditionsUrdu57,0001,800Y1.0 -1,800----
MadhuapitBengali300300Y1.0 -300----
Madiga (Christian traditiTelugu645,000800N3.0 ---800--
Madiga (Hindu traditions)Telugu7,873,0008,100Y1.0 8,100-----
MagarNepali349,000119,000N2.0 108,000-9009,500--
MaghaiyaHindi1,400300Y1.0 300-----
MahaliHindi83,00083,000Y1.0 78,000200302,800-2,400
MahantaBengali91,00046,000Y1.0 46,000-----
Mahar (Hindu traditions)Bengali9,712,00038,000Y1.0 37,000-700-100-
MahishyaBengali9,986,0006,416,000Y1.0 6,392,000-30024,000--
MahliBengali409,0002,700Y1.0 2,400--50-200
MahrattaMarathi30,706,0002,000Y1.0 2,000-----
Mahratta KunbiGujarati7,761,0004,200Y1.0 4,200-----
Mahtam (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern634,0001,200Y1.0 ----1,200-
MahuriaBengali7,500500Y1.0 500-----
MahyavanshiGujarati1,694,0001,500Y1.0 1,500-----
MajhiBengali122,000900Y1.0 900-----
MajhwarBengali189,00015,000Y1.0 15,000-60---
Mal (Hindu traditions)Bengali1,802,000308,000Y1.0 308,000-2010050-
Mal (Muslim traditions)Bengali17,00016,000Y1.0 -16,000----
Mala (Christian traditionTelugu449,000300N3.0 ---300--
Mala (Hindu traditions)Telugu5,747,0002,500Y1.0 2,500-----
Malabar CatholicMalayalam2,689,0004,000N3.0 ---4,000--
Mali (Hindu traditions)Bengali9,962,000304,000Y1.0 304,000-----
Mallah (Hindu traditions)Bengali3,293,00051,000Y1.0 51,000-----
Mallah (Muslim traditionsBengali72,00044,000Y1.0 -44,000----
Mallah Chain (Hindu tradiBengali324,0006,100Y1.0 6,100-----
Mallah Chain (Muslim tradBengali3,7003,600Y1.0 -3,600----
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu tradiBengali19,00019,000Y1.0 -19,000----
Mallah Dhawa (Muslim tradBengali22,000300Y1.0 300-----
Mallah Kewat (Hindu tradiBengali293,0006,000Y1.0 6,000-----
Mallah Kewat (Muslim tradBengali3,9003,800Y1.0 -3,800----
Mallik (Muslim traditionsBengali569,000150,000Y1.0 -150,000----
MaltoBengali192,00045,000N2.0 43,000100301,900-100
Mandala (Muslim traditionBengali2,600900Y1.0 -900----
MangalaTelugu1,919,000900Y1.0 900-----
ManganOdia1,90040Y1.0 40-----
ManiharBengali574,0002,000Y1.0 -2,000----
MappilaMalayalam9,246,0001,300Y1.0 -1,300----
MaravanTamil3,240,000200Y1.0 200-----
MarkandeAngika78,000300Y1.0 300-----
MarmaBengali47,0008,100Y1.0 2,300-5,80030-20
Matang (Hindu traditions)Marathi2,624,000200Y1.0 200-----
MatiaBengali205,000169,000Y1.0 169,000-----
Mazhabi (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern2,711,000500Y1.0 ----500-
MechBoro55,00042,000N2.0 27,000906014,000-70
Megh (Hindu traditions)Sindhi4,041,000100Y1.0 100-----
MeiteiMeitei1,462,000400Y1.0 400-----
MemonGujarati615,000300Y1.0 -300----
MirBengali49,00041,000Y1.0 -41,000----
Mirdhas (Muslim traditionBengali600600Y1.0 -600----
MiriMising696,000400Y1.0 400-----
MirzakhaniBengali12,0005,200Y1.0 -5,200----
MishriBengali6,4004,200Y1.0 4,200-----
MizoMizo146,000800N3.0 ---800--
Mizo FanaiMizo15,00030N3.0 ---30--
Mizo LushaiMizo574,000600N3.0 ---600--
Mochi (Hindu traditions)Bengali2,083,0001,137,000Y1.0 1,137,000--500--
Mochi (Muslim traditions)Bengali67,0006,100Y1.0 -6,100----
MoghalBengali1,765,000112,000Y1.0 -112,000----
MomnaGujarati165,000100Y1.0 -100----
MruSanthali400300Y1.0 300--10--
MukeriUrdu33,000800Y1.0 -800----
MundaBengali3,726,000373,000N2.0 330,0001,20020032,000808,300
MunnurTelugu868,0002,200Y1.0 2,200-----
Murao (Hindu traditions)Hindi2,388,00090Y1.0 90-----
Musahar (Hindu traditionsBengali3,067,00021,000Y1.0 21,000-----
MutrasiTelugu1,054,0002,500Y1.0 2,500-----
Nadar (Christian traditioTamil1,289,000500N3.0 ---500--
Nadar (Hindu traditions)Tamil3,030,000600Y1.0 600-----
NagaNaga Pidgin19,0002,800N3.0 30--2,800--
Naga TangkhulNaga, Tangkhul201,00080N3.0 ---80--
NagarBengali147,00060,000Y1.0 60,000-----
Nagarchi (Hindu traditionHindi153,00017,000Y1.0 16,00010040600-200
Nagarchi (Muslim traditioBengali20010Y1.0 -10----
Nai (Hindu traditions)Bengali11,950,0001,058,000Y1.0 1,058,000-----
Nai (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern336,000700Y1.0 ----700-
Nai NabasakhBengali6,9006,900Y1.0 6,900-----
NairMalayalam6,766,0001,300Y1.0 1,300-----
Namassej (Hindu traditionBengali4,880,0003,569,000Y1.0 3,548,000-30021,000600-
Namassej (Muslim traditioBengali2,5002,100Y1.0 -2,100----
Namassej ChandelBengali1,492,000947,000Y1.0 941,000-3006,500200-
Nat (Hindu traditions)Bengali500,0001,200Y1.0 1,200-----
Nat (Muslim traditions)Bengali139,000600Y1.0 -600----
NavithanTamil801,00050Y1.0 50-----
NewahNepali169,000102,000Y1.0 93,000-6,5002,200--
Nikari (Muslim traditionsBengali63,00063,000Y1.0 -63,000----
NissiNyishi40,00040N3.0 40-----
OraonHindi4,519,000652,000N2.0 484,0001,4001,200134,00010031,000
PahariaSanthali16,0007,200Y1.0 7,200-----
PaikOdia204,000800Y1.0 800-----
Paite (Christian traditioChin, Paite81,00050N3.0 ---50--
PakhimaraHindi400400Y1.0 400-----
PaliyaBengali123,000106,000Y1.0 106,000-10---
Pallan (Christian traditiTamil467,00020N3.0 ---20--
Pallan (Hindu traditions)Tamil2,500,0001,300Y1.0 1,300-----
PanBengali1,590,00029,000Y1.0 29,000-10---
PanikaBengali1,093,00014,000Y1.0 14,000-----
PantantiOdia35,00040Y1.0 40-----
Paraiyan (Christian tradiTamil800,000200N3.0 ---200--
Paraiyan (Hindu traditionTamil2,229,000400Y1.0 400-----
ParhaiyaBengali36,0001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
ParjaBengali497,0001,400Y1.0 1,400-----
ParseeGujarati83,000900Y1.0 -----900
Pashtun, PathanBengali11,601,0001,039,000Y1.0 -1,039,000----
Pasi (Hindu traditions)Bengali7,844,00030,000Y1.0 30,000-1010020-
Pasi (Muslim traditions)Bengali17,0007,600Y1.0 -7,600----
Pasi TurukBengali1,300100Y1.0 -100----
PateliaGujarati121,00040Y1.0 40-----
PatialBengali75,000900Y1.0 900-----
Patni (Hindu traditions)Bengali268,00032,000Y1.0 32,000---10-
Patni (Muslim traditions)Bengali200200Y1.0 -200----
PatraluBengali122,0006,500Y1.0 6,500-----
Patwa (Hindu traditions)Bengali261,0008,500Y1.0 8,500-----
PerkaTelugu196,00050Y1.0 50-----
PersianPersian, Iranian8,000500Y1.0 -500----
PeshakarBengali1,5001,500Y1.0 -1,500----
PhriBengali400400Y1.0 300-40---
PinjaraBengali3,431,00048,000Y1.0 -48,000----
PochuryNaga, Pochuri23,00050N3.0 ---50--
PodBengali3,015,0002,499,000Y1.0 2,487,000-4010,000100-
PoiMizo49,000200N3.0 ---200--
PundariBengali259,000253,000Y1.0 253,000-----
PuranPanchpargania2,200200Y1.0 200-----
Puran BhajaPanchpargania1,10080Y1.0 80-----
QassabBengali1,089,0001,100Y1.0 -1,100----
QaziBengali737,00095,000Y1.0 -95,000----
Rabari (Hindu traditions)Marwari1,077,000200Y1.0 200-----
RabhaHindi374,00028,000N2.0 20,0001004007,2001050
Rahmani (Muslim traditionBengali236,0003,000Y1.0 -3,000----
RaiNepali127,00057,000N2.0 27,000-9008,000-21,000
Rajbansi (Hindu traditionBengali4,992,0003,873,000Y1.0 3,858,000-40016,0002003,400
Rajbansi (Muslim traditioBengali3,4003,100Y1.0 -3,100----
Rajbansi Khen (Hindu tradBengali101,00096,000Y1.0 96,000--300-60
Rajbansi Khen (Muslim traBengali100100Y1.0 -100----
RajbharBengali74,0007,200Y1.0 7,200-----
Rajput (Hindu traditions)Hindi46,187,000955,000Y1.0 950,000-300--4,200
Rajput (Muslim traditionsBengali2,918,00032,000Y1.0 -32,000----
Rajput (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern1,083,0006,600Y1.0 ----6,600-
Rajput Bais (Hindu traditHindi1,298,00021,000Y1.0 21,000-----
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 tradHindi865,00017,000Y1.0 17,000-----
Rajput ChandelHindi332,0004,500Y1.0 4,500-----
Rajput Chauhan (Hindu traHindi2,947,00055,000Y1.0 55,000-----
Rajput DikhitHindi262,0003,300Y1.0 3,300-----
Rajput GahlotHindi565,0009,000Y1.0 9,000-----
Rajput Garewal (Hindu traHindi307,0005,300Y1.0 5,300-----
Rajput GaurHindi662,000900Y1.0 900-----
Rajput GautamHindi379,0005,400Y1.0 5,400-----
Rajput JaduHindi283,0003,300Y1.0 3,300-----
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 tradHindi1,235,00025,000Y1.0 25,000-----
Rajput Pundir (Hindu tradHindi176,0003,800Y1.0 3,800-----
Rajput RajbansiBengali475,0001,000Y1.0 1,000-----
Rajput RathorHindi1,391,00023,000Y1.0 23,000-----
Rajput SakarwarHindi199,0002,800Y1.0 2,800-----
Rajput Salehria (Hindu trHindi102,0002,500Y1.0 2,500-----
Rajput SengarHindi400,0004,800Y1.0 4,800-----
Rajput SolankiGujarati306,0003,100Y1.0 3,100-----
Rajput SombansiBengali333,0004,800Y1.0 4,800-----
Rajput SurajbansiBengali250,0003,200Y1.0 3,200-----
Rajput Tonwar (Hindu tradHindi456,000900Y1.0 900-----
RajuBengali599,000468,000Y1.0 468,000-----
RajwarBengali617,000114,000Y1.0 114,000--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-----
RavaliaGujarati538,00060Y1.0 60-----
Ravidas ChamarBengali1,383,00023,000Y1.0 22,000--300--
Rayeen (Hindu traditions)Bengali1,500900Y1.0 900-----
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-
SaliTelugu1,031,00030Y1.0 30-----
SamanthanBengali49,00022,000Y1.0 22,000-----
SangtamNaga, Sangtam77,00080N3.0 ---80--
SankaraBengali79,00054,000Y1.0 54,000-----
SantalSanthali7,723,0002,630,000N2.0 1,749,0005,40060093,000400784,000
SaoraBengali994,00041,000N2.0 40,00010030500-700
Sardar (Muslim traditionsBengali13,00010,000Y1.0 -10,000----
Sarera (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern91,0001,200Y1.0 ----1,200-
SarkiNepali28,00014,000Y1.0 14,000-20500--
Sauria PahariaBengali53,0003,800N2.0 3,40020200100--
SayyidBengali7,935,000537,000Y1.0 -537,000----
SemaNaga, Sumi249,000100N3.0 ---100--
ShabarOdia538,0002,400N2.0 2,200--200--
ShaikhBengali86,856,00021,577,000Y1.0 -21,577,000-30--
Shaikh QureshiBengali8,175,0002,280,000Y1.0 -2,280,000----
SherpaNepali39,00027,000N2.0 6,200-16,0004,900--
SinhaleseSinhala4,60060Y1.0 --60---
Siyalgir (Hindu traditionBengali7,3007,300Y1.0 7,300-----
Sonar (Hindu traditions)Bengali7,823,000409,000Y1.0 408,000----600
Sonar (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern194,000400Y1.0 ----400-
SukliBengali66,00065,000Y1.0 65,000-----
Sunri (Hindu traditions)Bengali793,000343,000Y1.0 342,000-1090050-
Sunri SadhubanikBengali274,000164,000Y1.0 164,000--30010-
SunuwarNepali84,00035,000Y1.0 23,000-601,900-9,900
Sutradhar (Hindu traditioBengali445,000345,000Y1.0 345,000-----
Sutradhar (Muslim traditiBengali35,00035,000Y1.0 -35,000----
Syrian ChristianMalayalam3,747,0004,400N3.0 ---4,400--
Tai ManPhake5,90030N2.0 --30---
TamangTamang, Eastern233,000148,000N2.0 9,300500130,0008,20020200
Tamboli (Hindu traditionsBengali1,866,000419,000Y1.0 419,000-----
Tamboli (Muslim traditionBengali151,00021,000Y1.0 -21,000----
Tamil (Muslim traditions)Tamil3,223,0001,300Y1.0 -1,300----
Tanti (Hindu traditions)Bengali4,889,0001,724,000Y1.0 1,723,000--500--
Tanti (Muslim traditions)Bengali3,9003,900Y1.0 -3,900----
Tarkhan (Hindu traditionsDogri883,00020Y1.0 20-----
Tarkhan (Sikh traditions)Punjabi, Eastern1,084,0002,300Y1.0 ----2,300-
Teli (Hindu traditions)Bengali18,941,0001,692,000Y1.0 1,689,000--2,100--
Teli Gangauta (Hindu tradBengali569,00015,000Y1.0 15,000-----
ThakkarSindhi593,00070Y1.0 70-----
ThakuriNepali34,00090Y1.0 90-----
ThamiNepali2,50020Y1.0 20-----
TharuNepali521,00026,000Y1.0 24,000-401,600-10
Thathera (Hindu traditionBengali326,0008,700Y1.0 8,700-----
TibetanTibetan, Central106,00012,000Y1.0 100-12,000200--
TiliBengali1,078,000799,000Y1.0 799,000-----
TiyarBengali500,000232,000Y1.0 231,000--40010-
TotoToto1,3001,300Y1.0 1,300--10--
TuraihaBengali364,00024,000Y1.0 24,000-----
Turi (Hindu traditions)Bengali347,00036,000Y1.0 36,000--30--
TurkmenTurkmen50030Y1.0 -30----
Vaddar (Hindu traditions)Telugu3,624,0001,900Y1.0 1,900-----
VakkaligaKannada6,418,000200Y1.0 200-----
Valmiki, Balmiki Lal BegiBengali17,000500Y1.0 500---10-
VaniyanTamil952,00090N2.0 60--30--
Vannan (Christian traditiTamil140,00020N3.0 ---20--
Vannan (Hindu traditions)Tamil881,00080Y1.0 80-----
VanniyanTamil12,873,0002,000Y1.0 2,000-----
VarliGujarati1,263,000300Y1.0 300-----
VellalanTamil2,586,000600Y1.0 600--20--
ViswakarmaTelugu7,773,0004,400Y1.0 4,400--10--
Viswakarma AsariTamil708,000100Y1.0 100-----
WalangWalungge400400Y1.0 --400---
Yadav (Hindu traditions)Bengali59,591,0004,464,000Y1.0 4,463,000--1,300--
Yadav RawatBengali1,462,00078,000Y1.0 78,000-----
Yadav SadgopeBengali2,636,0002,455,000Y1.0 2,452,000--2,200--
YakhaYakkha5,9004,600N2.0 1,900-90200-2,400
Yakthumba, LimbuNepali146,00055,000N2.0 36,000504,0006,800108,000
YenadiTelugu684,0001,100Y1.0 1,100-----
YimchungraNaga, Yimchungru69,00060N3.0 ---60--
ZeliangNaga, Zeme106,000100N3.0 10--100--
State Totals:   674 People Groups   100,285,000 604   71,154,000 27,131,000 306,000 639,000 65,000 993,000
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