Jat, Sindhu, Muslim in Pakistan

Population

229,000

Christian

0.00%

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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Introduction / History

The Jat Sindhu are basically a warrior tribes. 600 to 700 ago, they lived on both sides of the River Indus. After that most of them migrated to the Punjab of the Sub-continent. During the coming centuries most of them converted to Islam. Others are Sikh or followers of other religions.


Where are they Located?

In Pakistan, they live in the all the five provinces: Sindh, Punjab, Baluchistan, Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa & Gilgit-Baltistan. They also live in Kashmir.


What are Their Lives Like?

They are hardworking people who value honor and respect family. There are no restrictions to marriages with other castes. For the most part they like to live in joint families.


What are Their Beliefs?

The majority are Muslim.


What are Their Needs?

They are physically and morally very strong and always believe in working hard. Their needs are adequate income, education and a place to live.




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Country Pakistan
Continent Asia
Region Central Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Location in Country
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People Name General Jat, Sindhu, Muslim
People Name in Country Jat, Sindhu, Muslim
ROP3 Code 115921
Joshua Project People ID 20013
Indigenous Yes
Population in Pakistan 229,000
Least-Reached Yes
Alternate Names for People Group
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Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Panjabi, Western 175,460 Sindhi 26,510 Urdu 25,150 Seraiki 7,690
Koli, Parkari 540 Hindko, Southern 260 Hindko, Northern 140 Marwari 70
Shina, Kohistani 40 Waneci 30 Pashto, Southern 10
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Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
People Cluster Jat
People Name General Jat, Sindhu, Muslim
Ethnic Code CNN25h
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Largest Religion Islam
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
0.00%    ( Evangelical  0.00% )
Ethnic Religions
0.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Islam
100.00%
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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