Bashkar in Pakistan

Joshua Project has identified the Bashkar only in Pakistan






Largest Religion

Main Language


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People Name General Bashkar
People Name in Country Bashkar
Population in Pakistan 158,000
Progress Scale 1.1
Least-Reached Yes
Unengaged or Unknown Yes
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster South Asian, other
People Name General Bashkar
Ethnic Code CNN23#
Country Pakistan
Region Central Asia
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Persecution Rank 8  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution rankinging, )

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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Pashto, Northern (38,000) Hindko, Northern (36,000) Torwali (35,000) Khowar (33,000)
Urdu (4,300) Kalami (1,700) Hindko, Southern (300) Seraiki (100)
Pashto, Central (100) Panjabi, Western (60)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Pashto, Northern 38,000 Hindko, Northern 36,000
Torwali 35,000 Khowar 33,000
Urdu 4,300 Kalami 1,700
Hindko, Southern 300 Seraiki 100
Pashto, Central 100 Panjabi, Western 60
Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible Portions Yes   (1824-1989)
New Testament Yes   (1818-1991)
Complete Bible Yes   (1895)
Category Resource
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Pashto, Northern
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Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
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Ethnic Religions
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