Major Tribes in India

Major Tribes in India is the static part of GK for all competitive examination like SSC,LIC,Railway NTPC,Group D,FCI etc.

The tribe is a group of people that all have common ancestry, or a common ancestor, a common culture, and live in their own enclosed society.

In India a large number of indigenous people, who are still untouched by the lifestyle of the modern world called Scheduled Tribes. All over the world, India has the largest population of tribal people.

In India, Madhya Pradesh has the largest number of Scheduled Tribes. Bastar district of Madhya Pradesh consists of the largest number of Scheduled Tribes.

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There are no Scheduled Tribes in Haryana, Punjab, Pondicherry,  Delhi, Chandigarh.

This article is about the major tribes in India which are an important part of questions in General Knowledge for all competitive examinations like RRB NTPC, JE, Group D, SSC CGL, State PSU which are helpful to Aspirants.

List of Major Tribes in India:

AbhorNorth East
AdivasiChhattisgarh (Baster district)
ApatamisArunachal Pradesh
AdiyanKarnataka, Kerala, Tamil Nadu
AgariaMP, Maharastra
AndhArunachal Pradesh, MP, Maharastra
ArakhMP, Maharastra
Asur(Gond)Bihar, WB, MP, Maharastra
BadagasTamil Nadu
BaigasMadhya pradesh
BaigaMP, WB, Bihar, Maharastra
BakkarwalsJamu & Kashmir
BhilsMP & Rajastan
BirhorsMP& Bihar
BardaGujurat, Karnataka, Maharastra
BhagaliaGujurat, Karnataka, Maharastra, Rajastan
BhuiaMadhya Pradesh
ChangNorth East
ChenchusAndrapradesh, Odisha, Karnataka
ChakmaNorth East, West Begal
GaddisHimachal Pradesh, J&K
GallongArunchal Pradesh
GarosAssam, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, WB
GondsAndra pradesh, MP, Bihar, WB, Gujrat, Karnataka, Maharastra
GujjarsHimachal Pradesh, J&K
HoOdisha, Bihar, WB
IrulaTamil Nadu
JantiaAssam, Meghalaya, Mizoram
KanikarTamil Nadu, Kerala
KatkariMadhya Pradesh
KhariaMadhya Pradesh
KhondOdisha, MP, WB, Bihar, Maharastra
KhasUttar Pradesh
KhasisAssam, Meghalaya, Mizoram
KolMP, Maharastra, Chhatisgarh
KalamAndhra Pradesh
KotasTN, Karnataka, Kerala
KoyaAP, MP, Odisha, Maharastra, Karnataka
LahaulasHimachal Pradesh
LepchasSikkim, Tripura, WB
MuriasMadhya Pradesh
MundasOdisha, Jharkhand, WB, Bihar, MP, Tripura
NishiNorth East
OranOdisha, Jharkhand, Bihar, WB,MP, Maharastra
OngesAndaman & Nicobor
PhoNorth East
SantalOdisha, Bihar, WB, Tripura
SangtamNorth East
SentineleseAndaman & Nicobor
ShompensAndaman & Nicobor
SonrMadhya Pradesh
TadviGujrat, Maharastra, Rajastan, Odisha
ThotiAndra pradesh, Maharastra
UraliKerala, Tamil Nadu
UibuhAssam, Meghalaya, Mizoram
VarliGoa, Daman diu, Dadra Nagar, Gujurat, Maharastra, Karnataka
Wade MariaMadhya Pradesh, Maharastra
WanchoNorth East

There are many communities recognized by the government as Scheduled Tribes and eligible to receive special benefits for their Development.But here we cover most important Major Tribes in India Area wise for competitive examination to helps aspirants.

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