Which state in India ranks first in tribal population?

Which Indian state is known as tribal state?

The seven sister states of Noth-east India, Chattisgarh, Madhya Pradesh and Jharkhand are known as the tribal states of India.

Which state has the largest tribal population in India 2011?

Statewise Total & Tribal Population of India (As per 2011 Census)

S.No States Tribal Population
1 Andhra Pradesh 5918
2 Arunachal Pradesh 952
3 Assam 3884
4 Bihar 1337

How many tribal states are there in India?

There are about 550 tribes in India. As per 1951 census, 5.6% of the total population of the country was tribal. According to Census-2011, the number of scheduled tribes in India is 10, 42, 81,034.

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State Major Tribes
Manipur Kuki, Lepcha, Mugh etc
Tripura Bhutia, Chakma, Garo, Kuki etc
Mizoram Mizo, Lakher etc

Which is the first largest tribe in India?

The Gond comprise the largest tribal group of India with a population exceeding 12 million. Linguistically, the Gond belong to the Gondi–Manda subgroup of the South Central branch of the Dravidian language family.

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.

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Which tribal population is highest in India?

Most populous tribes

According to the 2011 Census of India, Bhil is the most populous tribe with a total population of 4,618,068, constituting 37.7 per cent of the total ST population.

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 has a large tribal population?

Madhya Pradesh, Maharastra, Orissa, Gujrat, Rajsthan, Jharkhand, Chhatishgarh, Andhra Pradesh, West Bengal, and Karnataka are the State having larger number of Scheduled Tribes These states account for 83.2% of the total Scheduled Tribe population of the country.