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

Population

1,890,890,000

Number of People Clusters

56

People Groups (by Country)

4,385

Unreached People Groups

3,938 (90 %)

Map Notes
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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
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed * 
Adi 156,000 9 3 33.3 % 4,300 2.8 %    Unknown 23.55 % 8.87 % 1
Baloch 12,046,000 119 119 100.0 % 12,046,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.04 % 0.01 % 241
Brahui 3,033,000 10 10 100.0 % 3,033,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % 61
South Asia - other 27,571,000 168 126 75.0 % 22,444,000 81.4 %    Hinduism 5.42 % 1.67 % 449
South Asia Buddhist 21,125,000 139 97 69.8 % 2,734,000 12.9 %    Buddhism 6.30 % 1.58 % 55
South Asia Christian 19,937,000 70 0 0.0 % Unknown 0.0 %    Christianity 99.89 % 36.12 % -
South Asia Dalit - Chamar (Bhambi) 5,650,000 6 6 100.0 % 5,650,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.04 % 0.39 % 113
South Asia Dalit - Dusadh 7,660,000 5 5 100.0 % 7,660,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.03 % 0.01 % 153
South Asia Dalit - Madiga 9,074,000 3 3 100.0 % 9,074,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.13 % 0.05 % 181
South Asia Dalit - Mala 6,660,000 1 1 100.0 % 6,660,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.16 % 0.00 % 133
South Asia Dalit - Namassej 8,239,000 7 7 100.0 % 8,239,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.52 % 0.24 % 165
South Asia Dalit - other 161,053,000 375 370 98.7 % 161,006,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.53 % 0.21 % 3,220
South Asia Dalit - Pasi 9,205,000 8 8 100.0 % 9,205,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.09 % 0.03 % 184
South Asia Dalit - Rajbansi 6,664,000 4 3 75.0 % 6,533,000 98.0 %    Hinduism 0.61 % 0.00 % 131
South Asia Dalit - Valmiki 1,179,000 9 9 100.0 % 1,179,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 24
South Asia Forward Caste - Bania 34,732,000 80 80 100.0 % 34,732,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 695
South Asia Forward Caste - Brahmin 73,711,000 136 134 98.5 % 73,706,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 1,474
South Asia Forward Caste - Nair 7,814,000 3 3 100.0 % 7,814,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.18 % 0.07 % 156
South Asia Forward Caste - other 11,920,000 23 20 87.0 % 11,565,000 97.0 %    Hinduism 1.52 % 0.54 % 231
South Asia Forward Caste - Rajput 53,715,000 100 100 100.0 % 53,715,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 1,074
South Asia Hindu - Badhai 7,867,000 6 6 100.0 % 7,867,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 157
South Asia Hindu - Bhoi 7,749,000 16 16 100.0 % 7,749,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 155
South Asia Hindu - Jat 22,791,000 80 80 100.0 % 22,791,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.03 % 0.01 % 456
South Asia Hindu - Kahar 9,987,000 4 4 100.0 % 9,987,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 200
South Asia Hindu - Kapu 18,075,000 6 6 100.0 % 18,075,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.02 % 0.01 % 362
South Asia Hindu - Kayastha 10,956,000 11 11 100.0 % 10,956,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.03 % 0.01 % 219
South Asia Hindu - Kumhar 20,654,000 14 13 92.9 % 20,647,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 413
South Asia Hindu - Kunbi 22,023,000 17 17 100.0 % 22,023,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.04 % 0.01 % 440
South Asia Hindu - Kurmi 22,945,000 5 5 100.0 % 22,945,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 459
South Asia Hindu - Mahishya 12,409,000 4 4 100.0 % 12,409,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.40 % 0.16 % 248
South Asia Hindu - Mahratta 45,646,000 10 10 100.0 % 45,646,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 913
South Asia Hindu - Mali 12,684,000 6 6 100.0 % 12,684,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 254
South Asia Hindu - Nai 14,318,000 8 8 100.0 % 14,318,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 286
South Asia Hindu - other 306,920,000 979 915 93.5 % 300,172,000 97.8 %    Hinduism 0.45 % 0.18 % 6,003
South Asia Hindu - Sonar 9,276,000 23 23 100.0 % 9,276,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 186
South Asia Hindu - Teli 23,866,000 11 10 90.9 % 23,861,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.02 % 0.01 % 477
South Asia Hindu - Vakkaliga 7,530,000 4 4 100.0 % 7,530,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.19 % 0.07 % 151
South Asia Hindu - Vanniyan 872,000 6 6 100.0 % 872,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.10 % 0.42 % 17
South Asia Hindu - Viswakarma 8,967,000 10 10 100.0 % 8,967,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.11 % 0.04 % 179
South Asia Hindu - Yadav 70,112,000 30 30 100.0 % 70,112,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 1,402
South Asia Muslim - Ansari 17,311,000 6 6 100.0 % 17,311,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 346
South Asia Muslim - Arain 11,134,000 3 3 100.0 % 11,134,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 223
South Asia Muslim - Jat 34,631,000 127 127 100.0 % 34,631,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 693
South Asia Muslim - other 140,830,000 640 635 99.2 % 140,728,000 99.9 %    Islam 0.04 % 0.01 % 2,815
South Asia Muslim - Pashtun 88,090,000 269 269 100.0 % 88,090,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1,762
South Asia Muslim - Rajput 22,974,000 120 120 100.0 % 22,974,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 459
South Asia Muslim - Sayyid 18,351,000 7 7 100.0 % 18,351,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 367
South Asia Muslim - Shaikh 235,280,000 17 17 100.0 % 235,280,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4,706
South Asia Sikh - Jat 11,065,000 21 20 95.2 % 11,063,000 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.03 % 0.01 % 221
South Asia Sikh - other 12,302,000 50 50 100.0 % 12,302,000 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.36 % 0.13 % 246
South Asia Tribal - Banjara 8,063,000 11 11 100.0 % 8,063,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.45 % 0.17 % 161
South Asia Tribal - Bhil 20,031,000 16 16 100.0 % 20,031,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.84 % 0.00 % 401
South Asia Tribal - Gond 15,074,000 17 17 100.0 % 15,074,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.85 % 0.32 % 301
South Asia Tribal - Kuki Chin 35,000 11 0 0.0 % Unknown 0.0 %    Christianity 52.94 % 0.00 % -
South Asia Tribal - other 118,815,000 533 352 66.0 % 78,578,000 66.1 %    Hinduism 10.77 % 4.11 % 1,572
South Asia Tribal - Tangsa 109,000 12 0 0.0 % Unknown 0.0 %    Christianity 78.35 % 36.63 % -
Totals:  56 People Clusters 1,890,890,000 4,385 3,938 89.8 % 1,799,500,000 95.2 %    49       37,670
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