Country: Pakistan

State:  Gilgit-Baltistan

District:  Skardu



Number of People Groups

36

Unreached People Groups

34

Total Population

257,000

Buddhist

2.8 %

Christian

0.0 %

Hindu

0.0 %

Muslim

96.1 %

Sikh

0.0 %

Other Religions

0.0 %
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Population Primary Language Progress
Scale
Hindu Muslim Buddhist Christian Sikh Other
 Arghun 1,100 Balti - 1,100 - - - -
Arora, Muslim 200 Panjabi, Western - 200 - - - -
 Bhotia, Baltistani 19,000 Balti - 19,000 - - - -
 Bodh 300 Balti - - 300 - - -
 Broq-Pa 3,000 Balti - - 2,800 - - -
Burusho 17,000 Burushaski - 17,000 - - - -
 Chamar, Muslim 90 Urdu - 90 - - - -
 Christian unspecified 30 Panjabi, Western - - - 30 - -
 Chuhra Unknown Panjabi, Western - - - - - -
Galleban 90 Balti - 90 - - - -
 Gara 800 Balti - - 800 - - -
 Gujjars 49,000 Hindko, Northern - 49,000 - - - -
 Hajam 900 Panjabi, Western - 900 - - - -
 Jangam, Muslim 700 Balti - 700 - - - -
 Kashmiri 33,000 Urdu - 33,000 - - - -
 Khatri, Muslim 300 Panjabi, Western - 300 - - - -
 Khoja 200 Panjabi, Western - 200 - - - -
 Kumhiar, Muslim 200 Urdu - 200 - - - -
 Lama 60 Language Unknown - - 60 - - -
 Lohar, Muslim 200 Panjabi, Western - 200 - - - -
 Makhmi 87,000 Balti - 87,000 - - - -
 Mangrik 4,500 Balti - 400 1,700 - - -
Megh, Muslim 60 Sindhi - 60 - - - -
 Mirasi, Muslim 30 Panjabi, Western - 30 - - - -
 Moghal 7,900 Urdu - 7,900 - - - -
Mon of Kashmir 700 Balti - - 700 - - -
 Pashtun, Pathan 200 Pashto, Northern - 200 - - - -
 Rajput, Muslim 1,300 Panjabi, Western - 1,300 - - - -
 Rigzong 400 Balti - - 400 - - -
 Shaikh 1,600 Sindhi - 1,600 - - - -
 Shin 5,400 Shina - 5,400 - - - -
 Sonar, Muslim 300 Panjabi, Western - 300 - - - -
 Tarakhehas 21,000 Balti - 21,000 - - - -
 Tarkhan, Muslim 700 Panjabi, Western - 700 - - - -
 Tibetan 500 Balti - - 500 - - -
Yashkun 1,400 Shina - 1,400 - - - -
  Totals:  36 257,000   34 0 248,000 7,300 40 0 0


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