Deaf in Pakistan





Largest Religion

Main Language


Patrick Speaks


Introduction / History

Deaf children in Pakistan have always been educated in Deaf schools but may become educated with others soon. They are trained in speech as well as other education.

Disabled including Deaf people in Pakistan are classed as unfortunate and unable to do things properly. Mothers are closer generally to the Deaf children than the fathers are to them.

The Deaf in Pakistan have low paid jobs. The Deaf have difficulty in trusting others. Communication problems with others can cause isolation. The Deaf want to use Sign Language to help them.

Pakistani Sign Language is used. Islam is the main religion in Pakistan.

Prayer Points

* Pray that God gives the Deaf in Pakistan dreams and visions leading them to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that the Deaf realize that Jesus Christ loves them.


Profile Source:   Anonymous  

People Name General Deaf
People Name in Country Deaf
Population in Pakistan 0
World Population Unknown
Countries 216
Progress Scale 1.2
Least-Reached Yes
Unengaged Yes (per Finishing the Task)
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc Deaf
People Cluster Deaf
People Name General Deaf
Ethnic Code
People ID 19007
Country Pakistan
Region South Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 8  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)

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Enthologue Language Map

Ethnolinguistic map from University of Texas or other map

Languages & Dialects on file:  2  (up to 20 largest shown)
Indian Sign Language Pakistan Sign Language
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Indian Sign Language Pakistan Sign Language
For Primary Language: Pakistan Sign Language

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions No
New Testament No
Complete Bible No
Resource Format
Door International Text / Printed Matter
Primary Religion: Islam

Major Religion Percent
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.60 %)
2.45 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
0.0 %
0.0 %
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
Profile Source: Anonymous  
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