|Classification||A medium-skinned mustachioed man wearing a turban and a kurta|
|Populated states||West Bengal|
|Population||316,337 (2001 census)|
|Family names||Dom, Basfore, Malik|
Doms numbered 316,337 at the 2001 census and were 1.7 percent of the scheduled caste population of West Bengal. The same census found overall 46.0 percent of Doms (aged 7 and up) were literate. Along gender lines, 58.9 percent of males and 32.6 percent of females were found by the census to be literate.