South Asian Peoples
Odia is a major language of India, spoken in the states of Odisha, West Bengal, Jharkhand, Chhattisgarh and Andhra Pradesh. It is the state language of Odisha and the second official language of Jharkhand. The Odia people cluster encompasses numerous occupational castes that share the Odia language and the Hindu religion.
Peoples within this cluster:
Badu; Bairagi (Oriya); Barika; Chaikwa; Chatarkheya; Darzi, Oriya; Dhobi, Oriya; Ganrar; Ghantarghada; Girigiria; Gond (Oriya); Haddi; Jhodia; Kobari; Koraga; Kuliya; Lohar, Oriya; Mali, Oriya; Malia; Panka (Oriya); Paroja; Patra; Radhi; Rajput, Oriya; Sannyasi; Teli, Oriya; Thanapati; Thoria
Countries where they are found:
Unreached people groups:
Number of countries: