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

Population

1,692,740,000

Number of People Clusters

30

People Groups (by Country)

3,489

Unreached People Groups

3,288 (94 %)
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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
Assamese 5,539,000 20 15 75.0 % 3,736,000 67.4 %    Islam 3.58 % 0.00 %
Bania 31,218,000 72 72 100.0 % 31,218,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Banjara 8,155,000 10 10 100.0 % 8,155,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.61 % 0.00 %
Bengali 358,076,000 361 354 98.1 % 357,688,000 99.9 %    Islam 0.11 % 0.00 %
Bhil 16,903,000 19 19 100.0 % 16,903,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.91 % 0.00 %
Bhojpur-Maithili 13,850,000 44 44 100.0 % 13,850,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bihari 83,000 3 2 66.7 % 56,000 67.5 %    Hinduism 8.11 % 0.64 %
Brahmin 67,489,000 116 115 99.1 % 67,487,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gond 16,006,000 22 20 90.9 % 14,226,000 88.9 %    Hinduism 2.92 % 0.00 %
Gujarati 63,550,000 186 182 97.8 % 63,491,000 99.9 %    Hinduism 0.14 % 0.00 %
Hindi 390,895,000 459 434 94.6 % 389,311,000 99.6 %    Hinduism 0.37 % 0.03 %
Jat 64,052,000 184 182 98.9 % 63,966,000 99.9 %    Islam 0.03 % 0.00 %
Kannada 34,442,000 95 95 100.0 % 34,442,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.78 % 0.00 %
Kashmiri 10,764,000 71 71 100.0 % 10,764,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Malayali 41,002,000 115 95 82.6 % 32,624,000 79.6 %    Hinduism 18.79 % 0.03 %
Maldivian 420,000 4 4 100.0 % 420,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.15 % 0.08 %
Marathi-Konkani 69,806,000 132 122 92.4 % 68,471,000 98.1 %    Hinduism 2.02 % 0.01 %
Munda-Santal 17,515,000 28 15 53.6 % 11,529,000 65.8 %    Hinduism 8.96 % 0.00 %
Nepali-Pahari 14,624,000 77 71 92.2 % 13,705,000 93.7 %    Hinduism 0.99 % 0.05 %
Oraon 5,115,000 4 2 50.0 % 48,000 0.9 %    Hinduism 24.44 % 0.00 %
Oriya 19,368,000 215 203 94.4 % 17,207,000 88.8 %    Hinduism 1.91 % 0.00 %
Punjabi 100,138,000 245 239 97.6 % 96,457,000 96.3 %    Islam 1.68 % 0.00 %
Rajasthan 25,677,000 68 68 100.0 % 25,677,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 %
Rajput 69,943,000 134 133 99.3 % 69,930,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sindhi 16,613,000 55 55 100.0 % 16,613,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 %
Sinhala 11,157,000 20 14 70.0 % 11,089,000 99.4 %    Buddhism 3.97 % 0.02 %
South Asian, other 26,965,000 203 177 87.2 % 24,724,000 91.7 %    Hinduism 2.48 % 0.44 %
Tamil 79,958,000 141 98 69.5 % 50,284,000 62.9 %    Hinduism 7.79 % 0.10 %
Telugu 66,235,000 157 148 94.3 % 64,911,000 98.0 %    Hinduism 1.89 % 0.01 %
Urdu Muslim 47,179,000 229 229 100.0 % 47,179,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Totals:  30 People Clusters 1,692,740,000 3,489 3,288 94.2 % 1,626,170,000 96.1 %    25      
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