Velama in India

Joshua Project has identified the Velama only in India

Population

440,000

Christian

0.08%

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

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Country India
Continent Asia
Region South Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country
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People Name General Velama
People Name in Country Velama
ROP3 Code 113850
Joshua Project People ID 18304
Indigenous Yes
Population in India 440,000
Least-Reached Yes
Alternate Names for People Group Elama, Elma, Koppulavelama, Padmai, Vadugan, Velama Naidu, Velamalu, Velamavaru, Yelama, Yelma,
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Telugu 249,125 Oriya 183,180 Kui 3,140 Tamil 2,885
Kannada 1,940 Pengo 830 Kurux 380 Kuvi 350
Chhattisgarhi 220 Marathi 170 Malayalam 140
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Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Telugu
People Name General Velama
Ethnic Code CNN23d
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Largest Religion Hinduism
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
0.08%    ( Evangelical  0.00% )
Ethnic Religions
0.00%
Hinduism
99.92%
Islam
0.00%
Non-Religious
0.00%
Other / Small
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%
Christian Segments
Anglican
0.00%
Independent
0.00%
Protestant
0.00%
Orthodox
0.00%
Other Christian
0.00%
Roman Catholic
0.00%
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Map Source: Omid / Joshua Project / Global Mapping Intl
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