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

Population

1,677,280,000

Number of People Clusters

27

People Groups (by Country)

3,174

Unreached People Groups

2,994 (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 5,389,000 21 18 85.7 % 4,846,000 89.9 %    Islam 1.71 % 0.00 %
Banjara 7,423,000 8 8 100.0 % 7,423,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 4.18 % 0.00 %
Bengali 356,363,000 368 362 98.4 % 355,853,000 99.9 %    Islam 0.12 % 0.00 %
Bhil 17,678,000 6 6 100.0 % 17,678,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.83 % 0.00 %
Bhojpur-Maithili 754,000 11 11 100.0 % 754,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bihari 83,000 3 2 66.7 % 56,000 67.5 %    Hinduism 8.12 % 0.64 %
Gond 18,915,000 8 6 75.0 % 16,966,000 89.7 %    Hinduism 2.57 % 0.00 %
Gujarati 63,695,000 189 184 97.4 % 63,607,000 99.9 %    Hinduism 0.12 % 0.00 %
Hindi 524,283,000 545 522 95.8 % 522,768,000 99.7 %    Hinduism 0.24 % 0.02 %
Jat 38,079,000 148 146 98.6 % 37,997,000 99.8 %    Hinduism 0.05 % 0.00 %
Kannada 33,024,000 82 81 98.8 % 33,021,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.42 % 0.00 %
Kashmiri 11,291,000 77 77 100.0 % 11,291,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Malayali 37,820,000 104 84 80.8 % 29,147,000 77.1 %    Hinduism 21.12 % 0.03 %
Maldivian 411,000 4 4 100.0 % 411,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.15 % 0.08 %
Marathi-Konkani 63,364,000 115 106 92.2 % 61,948,000 97.8 %    Hinduism 2.35 % 0.01 %
Munda-Santal 18,045,000 27 14 51.9 % 12,177,000 67.5 %    Hinduism 6.86 % 0.00 %
Nepali-Pahari 14,593,000 77 72 93.5 % 14,264,000 97.7 %    Hinduism 0.72 % 0.05 %
Oraon 5,032,000 4 2 50.0 % 48,000 1.0 %    Hinduism 18.76 % 0.00 %
Oriya 17,919,000 193 187 96.9 % 15,918,000 88.8 %    Hinduism 1.42 % 0.00 %
Punjabi 153,231,000 305 298 97.7 % 149,665,000 97.7 %    Islam 1.01 % 0.00 %
Rajasthan 70,932,000 136 136 100.0 % 70,932,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sindhi 5,729,000 47 47 100.0 % 5,729,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.04 % 0.00 %
Sinhala 11,095,000 21 14 66.7 % 11,014,000 99.3 %    Buddhism 0.16 % 0.02 %
South Asian, other 26,369,000 196 174 88.8 % 24,211,000 91.8 %    Hinduism 2.25 % 0.47 %
Tamil 76,956,000 121 83 68.6 % 47,624,000 61.9 %    Hinduism 8.12 % 0.10 %
Telugu 59,727,000 135 127 94.1 % 58,454,000 97.9 %    Hinduism 1.99 % 0.01 %
Urdu Muslim 39,081,000 223 223 100.0 % 39,081,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Totals:  27 People Clusters 1,677,280,000 3,174 2,994 94.3 % 1,612,880,000 96.2 %    22      
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