Somvanshi in India

Joshua Project has identified the Somvanshi only in India






Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Somvanshi
People Name in Country Somvanshi
Population in India 422,000
World Population 422,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Unengaged or Unknown Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Chaukalshi, Khatri, Panch Kalshi, Panch Kalsia, Patkar, Somvanshi Kshatriya, Wadavat
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Kannada
People Name General Somvanshi
Ethnic Code CNN23a
Country India
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 28  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution rankinging, )
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Marathi (213,000) Kannada (157,000) Konkani (74,000) Hindi (24,000)
Tulu (8,000) Konkani, Goan (1,200) Gujarati (600) Kharia (500)
English (300)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Marathi 213,000 Kannada 157,000
Konkani 74,000 Hindi 24,000
Tulu 8,000 Konkani, Goan 1,200
Gujarati 600 Kharia 500
English 300
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1807-1957)
New Testament Yes   (1811-1982)
Complete Bible Yes   (1821-2002)
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Online scripture / Bible
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Following Jesus (India)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Marathi
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
General Bible Visuals
General Gods Simple Plan
General Got Questions Ministry
Printed Matter Fathers Love Letter
Scripture Bible-in-Your-Language
Scripture Bibles, Bible League
Scripture EasyBibles
Scripture World Missionary Press Booklets

Major Religion Percent
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Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
100.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %
Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl  
Data Sources: Data is compiled from various sources. Read more
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