Palluvan in India

Joshua Project has identified the Palluvan only in India






Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Palluvan
People Name in Country Palluvan
Population in India 6,600
World Population 6,600
Countries 1
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Gounder, Kavalar, Kavalian, Pooluba Kaniyala, Pooluva Gounder, Pooluva Kounder, Pooluvan Maviliyar, Pulavar, Pullavan, Pulluvan, Puluva Gounder, Puluva Vellalar, Puluvan, Puluvar, Puluvar Kavalian, Puluvar Kounda, Puluvar Valavar, Puluvar Vellalar, Valavar, Vettuvan
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Malayali
People Name General Palluvan
Ethnic Code CNN23b
People ID 17820
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 21  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file:  4  (up to 20 largest shown)
Kerala (4,300) Tamil Nadu (1,700) Karnataka (600) Pondicherry (30)
Total States on file:  4  (up to 20 largest shown)
Kerala (4,300) Tamil Nadu (1,700)
Karnataka (600) Pondicherry (30)

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Languages & Dialects on file:  3  (up to 20 largest shown)
Malayalam (4,400) Tamil (2,100) Kannada (60)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Malayalam 4,400 Tamil 2,100
Kannada 60
For Primary Language: Malayalam

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1811-1968)
New Testament Yes   (1829-1995)
Complete Bible Yes   (1841-2004)
Audio Bible Online
Resource Format
Audio Bible teaching (GRN) Audio Recordings
Bible Gateway Scripture Text / Printed Matter
Bible Visuals General
Bible-in-Your-Language Text / Printed Matter
Bibles, Bible League Text / Printed Matter
Fathers Love Letter Audio Recordings
Following Jesus (India, JF Project) Film / Video
God's Story Video Film / Video
Gods Simple Plan General
Got Questions Ministry General
International Bible Society Text / Printed Matter
Jesus Film: view in Malayalam Film / Video
Magdalena (Jesus Film Project) Film / Video
My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime) Film / Video
Online Bible (Bibles India) Text / Printed Matter
Online New Testament (FCBH) Audio Recordings
Online Scripture (Talking Bibles) Audio Recordings
Oral Bible Audio Recordings
Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project) Audio Recordings
Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project) Film / Video
Primary Religion: Hinduism

Major Religion Percent
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Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
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Ethnic Religions
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100.00 %
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0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
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Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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