1901 Census of the North West Frontier Province

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This was the breakdown by caste, religion and community of the population of the North West Frontier Province, now known as Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, by the 1901 Census of India. [1]

Religion Caste or Tribe Sub-Caste Population
Muslims 1,957,777
Ahir 78
Arab 149
Arain 3,442
Attar 141
Awan 241,006
Baghban 11,871
Baluch 23,946
Bangali 2
Bania 8
Banjara 402
Barar 13
Barwala 139
Batwal 10
Bazigar 11
Bhand 10
Bharai 94
Bhat 102
Bhatra 175
Bhatiara 4,337
Bot 6
Brahmin 45
Chamar 4,193
Changar 106
Chhimba 404
Chuhra 1,191
Dabgar 2
Darugar 181
Darzi 2,983
Dhobi 15,172
Dhund 25,253
Dogar 13
Dogra 19
Faqir 1,416
Gaderia 125
Gagra 3
Gakhar 5,595
Ghai 5
Ghullam 155
Gujjar 109,086
Gurkha 5
Hazara 54
Jat 72,542
Jhabel 3
Jhinwar 2,163
Jogi and Rawal 12
Julaha 38,256
Kachhi 2
Kahut 38
Kalal 1,965
Kamangar 15
Kamboh 30
Kanera 1,901
Kanchan 107
Kangar 6
Karral 15,947
Kashmiri 24,854
Kayastha 2
Kehal 84
Khakha 396
Khanzada 11
Khatik 115
Khattar 1,222
Khoja 3,681
Khokhar 3,385
Khumra 10
Kohistani 221
Konshi 1,609
Kumhar 20,071
Kunjra 2
Kutana 5,139
Labana 78
Lilari 483
Lohar 27,190
Macchi 4,516
Mali 6
Maliar 27,167
Mallah 5,841
Maratha 3
Meo 14
Mialgan 1,011
Mina 22
Mirasi 11,024
Mochi 23,235
Mughal 13,608
Mussalli 8,577
Nai 23,892
Naik 1
Nat 95
Niaria 15
Odh 18
Pakhiwara 99
Paracha 10,639
Pathan 850,346
Penja 2,122
Pujari 3
Qassab 7,200
Qureshi 13,973
Rahbari 282
Raj 54
Rajput 15,162
Rangrez 3,476
Rathi 4
Saiqalgar 102
Sansi 2
Sarara 7,336
Sayyid 76,805
Shaikh 18,655
Sunar 7,787
Swati 33,433
Tanoli 60,826
Tarawara 258
Tarkhan 39,682
Teli 9,780
Thori 12
Turk 2,434
Ullema 2,058
Hindus 134,252
Ahir 231
Arora 62,730
Bania 324
Bhabra 59
Bhat 324
Bhatia 2,053
Bhatiara 221
Brahman 10,885
Brahman Muhial 2,406
Chamar 372
Chhimba 53
Chuhra 6,756
Dabgar 7
Daoli 9
Darugar 6
Darzi 9
Dhanak 21
Dhobi 1,162
Dogra 161
Faqir 2,023
Gaderia 6
Gakhar 4
Ghosi 87
Gujjar 5
Gurkha 3,807
Jaiswara 125
Jat 431
Jhinwar 2,117
Jogi and Rawal 30
Julaha 13
Kalal 1
Kamboh 4
Kanet 3
Kayastha 10
Khatik 6
Khatri 28,261
Kumhar 36
Labana 27
Lohar 9
Madrasi 50
Mahajan Pahari 3
Mallah 11
Maratha 291
Mazhabi 2
Mochi 29
Nai 122
Odh 649
Punjari 1
Purbia 112
Raj 2
Rajput 2,988
Rangrez 1
Rathi 1
Sunar 3,234
Talegu 47
Tamboli 46
Tamil 101
Tarkhan 251
Teli 5
Sikh 28,091
Ahir 2
Arora 6,217
Bania 6
Bhat 5
Bhatia 333
Bhatiara 20
Bhatra 7
Brahman 2,045
Brahman Muhial 161
Chamar 20
Chhimba 8
Chuhra 9
Darzi 18
Dhanak 1
Dhobi 15
Dogra 18
Faqir 75
Jat 8,108
Jhinwar 269
Kalal 6
Kamboh 3
Kayastha 1
Khatri 5,343
Labana 294
Lohar 11
Mallah 2
Maniar 257
Mazhabi 1,014
Mochi 2
Nai 350
Niaria 3
Odh 2
Rajput 1,940
Sunar 416
Tarkhan 349
Teli 1
Parsi 46
Christian 5,273
Jewish 4
Jain 37
Total Population 2,125,480

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Census of India 1901 Vol 17, The Punjab, its feudatories and the North-west Frontier Province Part 2, Table XIII Caste,Tribe, Race and Nationality Part 1B Showing the distribution of the Castes in the North West Frontier Province