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

Population

1,678,060,000

Number of People Clusters

27

People Groups (by Country)

3,179

Unreached People Groups

2,997 (94 %)
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
% Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Assamese 5,389,000 22 19 86.4 % 4,847,000 89.9 %    Islam 1.71 % 0.00 %
Banjara 7,425,000 8 8 100.0 % 7,425,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 4.18 % 0.00 %
Bengali 356,368,000 368 362 98.4 % 355,857,000 99.9 %    Islam 0.13 % 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 63,612,000 190 185 97.4 % 63,524,000 99.9 %    Hinduism 0.12 % 0.00 %
Hindi 524,260,000 545 522 95.8 % 522,745,000 99.7 %    Hinduism 0.24 % 0.02 %
Jat 38,154,000 151 149 98.7 % 38,073,000 99.8 %    Hinduism 0.06 % 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 37,821,000 106 84 79.2 % 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 63,359,000 115 106 92.2 % 61,948,000 97.8 %    Hinduism 2.34 % 0.01 %
Munda-Santal 18,045,000 27 14 51.9 % 12,177,000 67.5 %    Hinduism 6.86 % 0.00 %
Nepali-Pahari 14,577,000 76 71 93.4 % 14,248,000 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 154,084,000 305 298 97.7 % 150,518,000 97.7 %    Islam 1.02 % 0.00 %
Rajasthan 70,932,000 136 136 100.0 % 70,932,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sindhi 5,722,000 47 47 100.0 % 5,722,000 100.0 %    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 26,352,000 194 172 88.7 % 24,194,000 91.8 %    Hinduism 2.25 % 0.47 %
Tamil 76,949,000 122 84 68.9 % 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 39,079,000 223 223 100.0 % 39,079,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Totals:  27 People Clusters 1,678,060,000 3,179 2,997 94.3 % 1,613,674,000 96.2 %    22      
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