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

Population

1,710,880,000

Number of People Clusters

30

People Groups (by Country)

3,678

Unreached People Groups

3,384 (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 5,175,000 20 16 80.0 % 4,662,000 90.1 %    Islam 3.33 % 0.00 % 102
Bania 44,289,000 74 74 100.0 % 44,289,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 911
Banjara 7,441,000 11 11 100.0 % 7,441,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.45 % 0.00 % 152
Bengali 350,495,000 363 354 97.5 % 350,130,000 99.9 %    Islam 0.12 % 0.00 % 7,186
Bhil 22,368,000 20 20 100.0 % 22,368,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.73 % 0.00 % 451
Bhojpur-Maithili 13,242,000 45 45 100.0 % 13,242,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 286
Bihari 84,000 3 2 66.7 % 57,000 67.9 %    Hinduism 8.07 % 0.64 % 2
Brahmin 94,856,000 119 118 99.2 % 94,855,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1,925
Gond 20,662,000 22 20 90.9 % 18,822,000 91.1 %    Hinduism 1.51 % 0.00 % 381
Gujarati 60,092,000 189 184 97.4 % 60,008,000 99.9 %    Hinduism 0.15 % 0.00 % 1,308
Hindi 368,278,000 481 456 94.8 % 366,870,000 99.6 %    Hinduism 0.39 % 0.03 % 7,537
Jat 72,662,000 188 186 98.9 % 72,577,000 99.9 %    Islam 0.03 % 0.00 % 1,529
Kannada 32,200,000 94 92 97.9 % 32,187,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.80 % 0.00 % 690
Kashmiri 10,693,000 70 70 100.0 % 10,693,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 262
Malayali 36,784,000 124 95 76.6 % 28,708,000 78.0 %    Hinduism 19.83 % 0.04 % 621
Maldivian 482,000 4 4 100.0 % 482,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
Marathi-Konkani 65,911,000 136 123 90.4 % 64,574,000 98.0 %    Hinduism 2.02 % 0.01 % 1,344
Munda-Santal 15,887,000 28 15 53.6 % 10,401,000 65.5 %    Hinduism 9.44 % 0.00 % 213
Nepali-Pahari 14,692,000 77 70 90.9 % 13,722,000 93.4 %    Hinduism 1.19 % 0.05 % 316
Oraon 4,590,000 4 2 50.0 % 49,000 1.1 %    Hinduism 25.78 % 0.00 % 2
Oriya 18,302,000 214 201 93.9 % 16,218,000 88.6 %    Hinduism 1.80 % 0.00 % 457
Punjabi 97,169,000 249 243 97.6 % 93,648,000 96.4 %    Islam 1.68 % 0.00 % 1,987
Rajasthan 24,681,000 68 68 100.0 % 24,681,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.02 % 0.00 % 524
Rajput 92,495,000 167 166 99.4 % 92,482,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 1,897
Sindhi 15,859,000 56 56 100.0 % 15,859,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 349
Sinhala 15,878,000 62 28 45.2 % 969,000 6.1 %    Buddhism 7.04 % 0.01 % 37
South Asian, other 26,070,000 205 179 87.3 % 23,867,000 91.5 %    Hinduism 2.33 % 0.46 % 579
Tamil 71,704,000 184 96 52.2 % 41,093,000 57.3 %    Hinduism 8.43 % 0.11 % 868
Telugu 62,390,000 163 152 93.3 % 61,058,000 97.9 %    Hinduism 1.87 % 0.01 % 1,310
Urdu Muslim 45,481,000 238 238 100.0 % 45,481,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1,061
Totals:  30 People Clusters 1,710,880,000 3,678 3,384 92.0 % 1,631,470,000 95.4 %    24       34,299
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