Affinity Bloc:  South Asian Peoples What is an Affinity Bloc?

Population

1,711,550,000

Number of People Clusters

30

People Groups (by Country)

3,684

Unreached People Groups

3,388 (92 %)

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People Cluster Population Peoples
by Country
Unreached
by Country
% Groups
Unreached
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed * 
Assamese 5,199,000 20 16 80.0 % 4,688,000 90.2 %    Islam 3.15 % 0.00 % 94
Bania 43,778,000 74 74 100.0 % 43,778,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 876
Banjara 7,449,000 11 11 100.0 % 7,449,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.44 % 0.00 % 149
Bengali 350,429,000 363 354 97.5 % 350,080,000 99.9 %    Islam 0.12 % 0.00 % 7,002
Bhil 22,292,000 20 20 100.0 % 22,292,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.72 % 0.00 % 446
Bhojpur-Maithili 13,462,000 45 45 100.0 % 13,462,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 269
Bihari 84,000 3 2 66.7 % 57,000 67.9 %    Hinduism 8.08 % 0.64 % 1
Brahmin 94,192,000 119 118 99.2 % 94,191,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1,884
Gond 20,873,000 22 20 90.9 % 19,036,000 91.2 %    Hinduism 1.49 % 0.00 % 381
Gujarati 59,612,000 190 185 97.4 % 59,527,000 99.9 %    Hinduism 0.17 % 0.00 % 1,191
Hindi 369,155,000 480 455 94.8 % 367,748,000 99.6 %    Hinduism 0.39 % 0.04 % 7,355
Jat 73,042,000 188 186 98.9 % 72,956,000 99.9 %    Islam 0.03 % 0.00 % 1,459
Kannada 32,777,000 94 92 97.9 % 32,764,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.78 % 0.00 % 655
Kashmiri 10,564,000 70 70 100.0 % 10,564,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 211
Malayali 36,805,000 124 94 75.8 % 28,557,000 77.6 %    Hinduism 19.92 % 0.14 % 571
Maldivian 481,000 4 4 100.0 % 481,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
Marathi-Konkani 65,598,000 137 124 90.5 % 64,247,000 97.9 %    Hinduism 2.05 % 0.01 % 1,285
Munda-Santal 15,968,000 28 15 53.6 % 10,489,000 65.7 %    Hinduism 9.44 % 0.00 % 210
Nepali-Pahari 14,689,000 78 71 91.0 % 13,719,000 93.4 %    Hinduism 1.19 % 0.05 % 274
Oraon 4,607,000 4 2 50.0 % 49,000 1.1 %    Hinduism 25.85 % 0.00 % 1
Oriya 18,232,000 214 200 93.5 % 16,154,000 88.6 %    Hinduism 1.98 % 0.00 % 323
Punjabi 97,473,000 248 242 97.6 % 93,912,000 96.3 %    Islam 1.68 % 0.00 % 1,878
Rajasthan 24,592,000 69 69 100.0 % 24,592,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.02 % 0.00 % 492
Rajput 92,452,000 167 166 99.4 % 92,439,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 1,849
Sindhi 15,852,000 56 56 100.0 % 15,852,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 317
Sinhala 15,714,000 62 28 45.2 % 961,000 6.1 %    Buddhism 7.07 % 0.02 % 19
South Asian, other 26,258,000 206 180 87.4 % 24,059,000 91.6 %    Hinduism 2.31 % 0.49 % 481
Tamil 71,712,000 186 98 52.7 % 44,125,000 61.5 %    Hinduism 8.52 % 0.12 % 882
Telugu 62,333,000 163 152 93.3 % 60,939,000 97.8 %    Hinduism 1.97 % 0.01 % 1,219
Urdu Muslim 45,932,000 239 239 100.0 % 45,932,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 919
Totals:  30 People Clusters 1,711,550,000 3,684 3,388 92.0 % 1,635,060,000 95.5 %    24       34,374
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