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

Population

1,731,040,000

Number of People Clusters

30

People Groups (by Country)

3,713

Unreached People Groups

3,412 (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
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Assamese 5,290,000 20 16 80.0 % 4,769,000 90.2 %    Islam 3.15 % 0.00 % 95
Bania 44,602,000 74 74 100.0 % 44,602,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 892
Banjara 7,688,000 11 11 100.0 % 7,688,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.43 % 0.00 % 154
Bengali 357,032,000 365 355 97.3 % 356,400,000 99.8 %    Islam 0.12 % 0.00 % 7,128
Bhil 22,699,000 20 20 100.0 % 22,699,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.72 % 0.00 % 454
Bhojpur-Maithili 13,745,000 45 45 100.0 % 13,745,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 275
Bihari 85,000 3 2 66.7 % 58,000 68.2 %    Hinduism 8.06 % 0.64 % 1
Brahmin 95,952,000 119 118 99.2 % 95,950,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1,919
Gond 21,208,000 22 20 90.9 % 19,339,000 91.2 %    Hinduism 1.49 % 0.00 % 387
Gujarati 57,865,000 191 186 97.4 % 57,775,000 99.8 %    Hinduism 0.16 % 0.00 % 1,156
Hindi 371,618,000 482 457 94.8 % 370,204,000 99.6 %    Hinduism 0.33 % 0.04 % 7,404
Jat 74,431,000 188 186 98.9 % 74,344,000 99.9 %    Islam 0.03 % 0.00 % 1,487
Kannada 32,913,000 97 94 96.9 % 32,634,000 99.2 %    Hinduism 1.10 % 0.00 % 653
Kashmiri 10,765,000 70 70 100.0 % 10,765,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 215
Malayali 37,056,000 129 99 76.7 % 28,805,000 77.7 %    Hinduism 19.98 % 0.14 % 576
Maldivian 502,000 4 4 100.0 % 502,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
Marathi-Konkani 65,884,000 137 125 91.2 % 64,510,000 97.9 %    Hinduism 2.07 % 0.01 % 1,290
Munda-Santal 16,324,000 28 15 53.6 % 10,745,000 65.8 %    Hinduism 9.41 % 0.00 % 215
Nepali-Pahari 14,773,000 78 71 91.0 % 13,792,000 93.4 %    Hinduism 1.18 % 0.05 % 276
Oraon 4,688,000 4 2 50.0 % 50,000 1.1 %    Hinduism 25.85 % 0.00 % 1
Oriya 18,560,000 214 200 93.5 % 16,446,000 88.6 %    Hinduism 1.98 % 0.00 % 329
Punjabi 99,306,000 248 242 97.6 % 95,700,000 96.4 %    Islam 1.66 % 0.00 % 1,914
Rajasthan 25,532,000 69 69 100.0 % 25,532,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.02 % 0.00 % 511
Rajput 94,175,000 167 166 99.4 % 94,162,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 1,883
Sindhi 16,113,000 55 55 100.0 % 16,113,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 322
Sinhala 15,861,000 62 28 45.2 % 944,000 6.0 %    Buddhism 7.08 % 0.02 % 19
South Asian, other 26,628,000 206 180 87.4 % 24,398,000 91.6 %    Hinduism 2.31 % 0.48 % 488
Tamil 71,384,000 202 110 54.5 % 60,167,000 84.3 %    Hinduism 8.46 % 0.13 % 1,203
Telugu 62,015,000 163 152 93.3 % 60,594,000 97.7 %    Hinduism 1.93 % 0.01 % 1,212
Urdu Muslim 46,341,000 240 240 100.0 % 46,341,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 927
Totals:  30 People Clusters 1,731,040,000 3,713 3,412 91.9 % 1,669,790,000 96.5 %    24       35,089
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