This article is about Bengalis from all over the world including those from India. For the Bangladeshi ones, see Bangladeshi people.
to the region of Bengal who speaks Bengali language. Today, they are natively concentrated in Bangladesh and in the Indian states of West Bengal and Tripura.
In India, there are also a number of Bengali communities scattered across Assam, Andaman and Nicobar Islands and other Indian states. In addition, there are significant Bengali communities beyond South Asia in millions, majority of whom are living as foreign workers. Some of the largest established Bengali communities are in Pakistan, the Middle East, Japan, Malaysia, United Kingdom and United States