Population of Major ST Communities in Tamil Nadu

Populations of Major ST Communities in Tamil Nadu


CommunityPopulation%age of ST Population
Malayali310,04247.6
Irular155,60623.9
Kattunayakan45,2276.9
Kurumans24,9633.8
Kondareddis19,6533
Others15

List of Scheduled Tribes in Tamil Nadu


1. Adiyan

2. Aranadan

3. Eravallan

4. Irular

5. Kadar

6. Kammara (excluding Kanyakumari district and
    Shenkottah taluk of Tirunelveli district)

7. Kanikaran, kanikkar (in Kanyakumari district and
    Shenkottah taluk of Tirunelveli district)

8. Kaniyan, Kanyan

9. Kattunayakan

10. Kochu Vclan

11. Konda Kapus

12. Kondareddis

13. Koraga

14. Kota (excluding Kanyakumari district and Shenkottah taluk of Tiruneleli district)
      Kudiya, Melakudi

15. Kudiya, Melakudi

16. Kurichchan

17. Kurumbas (in the Nilgiris district)

18. Kurumans

19. Maha Malsar

20. Malai Arayan

21. Malai Pandaram

22. Malai Vedan

23. Malakkuravan

24. Malasar

25. Malayali (in Dharmapuri, North Arcot Pudukottai, Salem, south Areot and
      Tiruchirapali districts)

26. Malayekandi

27. Mannan

28. Mudugar, Muduvan

29. Muthuvan

30. Palleyan

31. Palliyan

32. Palliayar

33. Paniyan

34. Sholaga

35. Toda (excluding Kanyakumari district and Shemkottah Taluk of Tirunelveli district)

36. Uraly