The Gond comprise the largest tribal group of India with a population exceeding 12 million.
Which tribe is highest population in India?
Bhil is the largest tribal group in India as per 2011 Census. They constitute approximately 38% of the total scheduled tribal population of India.
Which state has largest tribal population in India?
Scheduled Castes & Scheduled Tribes Population
|State with highest proportion of Scheduled Castes||Punjab ( 28.9 %)|
|State with highest proportion of Scheduled Tribes||Mizoram ( 94.5 % )|
|State with lowest proportion of Scheduled Tribes||Goa (0.04 %)|
Which schedule tribe is largest in India?
State-wise, the rate of literacy in scheduled tribes is highest in Mizoram (91.7%) and lowest in Andhra Pradesh (49.2%).
|State||Population of Scheduled Tribes (in lakh)||Percentage of the state in the total population of Scheduled Tribes in the country|
Which is the second largest tribe in India?
Gond is the second largest tribe, with a population of 4,357,918 constituting 35.6 per cent.
Which Indian state has no scheduled caste?
Lakshdweep, Mizoram, Nagaland, Meghalaya, Arunachal Pradesh, Dadra & Nagar Haveli, are predominantly tribal States /Union territories where Scheduled Tribes population constitutes more than 60% of their total population. No Scheduled Tribes is notified in Punjab, Chandigarh, Haryana, Delhi, and Pondicherry.
Which state has no tribal population in India?
There is no ST population in 3 States (Delhi NCR, Punjab and Haryana) and 2 UTs (Puducherry and Chandigarh), as no Scheduled Tribe is notified.
Which state is known as tribal state of India?
The seven sister states of Noth-east India, Chattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Jharkhand are known as the tribal states of India. Among these Chattisgarh is known as the tribal heart of India.
Which caste is under St?
|Total Population (2011)||61095297|
|Scheduled Tribes Population (2011)||4248987|
|Percentage of ST Population||6.99 %|
|Scheduled Tribe Castes||50|
|Particularly vulnerable tribal group||Koraga & Jenukuruba|
How many tribes live in India?
Our country has the largest number of tribes as compared to any other country. There are a variety of groups of tribes. According to the Anthropological Survey of India, there are 461 tribal communities, out of which 174 were identify as sub-groups. 212 tribes are found in different parts of India.
What is the percentage of SC ST in India?
The Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes comprise about 16.6% and 8.6%, respectively, of India’s population (according to the 2011 census).