Country: Pakistan South Asia Peoples website

Number of People Groups

394

People Groups Unreached

386 (98.0%)

Official
Language

Total
Population

195,113,000

Population in Unreached

193,656,000 (99.3%)

Literacy Rate

55 %

Largest Religion

% Professing Christian *

0.7%

% Evangelical

Unknown
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Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Afghan Pawinda 4,700 4,700 Pashto, Central Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Agaria (Muslim traditions) 1,000 16,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ager (Muslim traditions) 7,500 7,500 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ahmadi 86,000 160,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Anglo 1,400 192,000 Sindhi Christianity 100.00 %
 Ansari 4,538,000 16,205,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 %
 Arab 5,800 793,000 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 10,786,000 10,920,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Arghun 1,500 1,500 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 11,000 4,056,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.10 %
Arora (Muslim traditions) 244,000 245,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Atishbaz 1,000 4,200 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Attar 500 500 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Awan 5,337,000 5,356,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 6,900 6,505,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 78,000 669,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Badhi (Muslim traditions) 2,500 38,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bafinda 110,000 123,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bagdi (Muslim traditions) 800 800 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baghban (Muslim traditions) 248,000 266,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bahelia (Muslim traditions) 1,100 25,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bahna (Muslim traditions) 177,000 177,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bairagi (Muslim traditions) 3,400 21,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bajgar Unknown 2,700 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baloch 7,818,000 7,877,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Bugti 151,000 156,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Chandia 133,000 133,000 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Gabol 74,000 74,000 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baloch Gopang 126,000 126,000 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Hot 50,000 50,000 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baloch Jatoi 128,000 128,000 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Khetran 50,000 50,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baloch Korai 97,000 97,000 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Kulachi 48,000 48,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Laghari 79,000 79,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baloch Lashari 142,000 142,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Magasi 89,000 89,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Makrai 100 100 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Mari 102,000 102,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Rais 59,000 59,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baloch Rakhshani 412,000 412,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Rind 840,000 840,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Rind Khosa 111,000 111,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Sangur 96,000 96,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bania 13,000 29,755,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) 93,000 254,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bansphor 200 200 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Barad (Muslim traditions) 9,000 9,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 3,500 303,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baria (Muslim traditions) 100 1,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Barwala (Hindu traditions) 800 90,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Barwala (Muslim traditions) 537,000 539,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bashgali 16,000 16,000 Kati Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bashkar 165,000 165,000 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Batwal (Muslim traditions) 100 2,300 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bawa Dhed 600 13,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 500 174,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bawaria (Muslim traditions) 23,000 23,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bazigar (Muslim traditions) 4,500 12,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bedar (Buddhist traditions) 400 700 Balti Buddhism 2.70 %
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 1,400 2,551,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bedar (Muslim traditions) 300 300 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bedar Kashmir (Muslim traditions) 1,600 5,500 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bedia (Muslim traditions) 400 30,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Beldar (Muslim traditions) 200 12,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bhabra (Hindu traditions) 400 40,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bhabra (Muslim traditions) 500 500 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 3,700 44,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 9,600 5,027,000 Sindhi Hinduism 8.78 %
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 78,000 215,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bhansala 1,600 269,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bharbhunja (Muslim traditions) 4,900 69,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 13,000 1,382,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 158,000 343,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhatia (Muslim traditions) 700 3,800 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhil 453,000 16,428,000 Marwari Islam 0.55 %
Bhirai 400 1,400 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhisti 65,000 608,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhoi (Muslim traditions) 500 13,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhotia, Baltistani 38,000 87,000 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Biar (Muslim traditions) 1,000 1,100 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bisati 300 7,500 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bishnoi (Muslim traditions) 48,000 48,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) 700 150,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bodla 17,000 17,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bohra 2,300 1,121,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Brahmin Audich 1,300 504,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Brahmin unspecified 8,100 64,043,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Brahui Jhalawan 797,000 797,000 Brahui Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Brahui original nucleus 330,000 330,000 Brahui Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Brahui Sarawan 346,000 346,000 Brahui Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Brahui, Kur Galli 2,542,000 2,853,000 Brahui Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Broq-Pa 6,100 78,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Budhan (Muslim traditions) 18,000 21,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Burara 200 400 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Burusho 226,000 226,000 Burushaski Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 8,700 52,138,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 4.46 %
 Chamar (Muslim traditions) 218,000 234,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 900 1,350,000 Punjabi, Western Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Changar 335,000 340,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Changpa 200 6,600 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Charan (Muslim traditions) 800 800 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Chhimba (Muslim traditions) 447,000 451,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Chhipa (Muslim traditions) 5,300 89,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Chitrali 27,000 36,000 Khowar Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Christian unspecified 116,000 1,110,000 Punjabi, Western Christianity 100.00 %
 Chuhra 1,233,000 3,496,000 Punjabi, Western Christianity 99.41 %
Chungar 200 200 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dabgar (Muslim traditions) 1,200 3,600 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dagi (Muslim traditions) 100 100 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dahur (Hindu traditions) 5,800 21,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dahur (Muslim traditions) 6,200 6,200 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dangarik 22,000 22,000 Palula Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Daroga (Muslim traditions) 2,400 2,400 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Darzada 134,000 134,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 1,000 2,914,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 381,000 1,416,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Daudpotra 106,000 106,000 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Pakistan Sign Language Islam 2.45 % 0.60 %
Dehwar 61,000 61,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Deshwali (Muslim traditions) 1,600 8,100 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dhangar Bharwad 14,000 2,853,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dharhi (Muslim traditions) 5,700 41,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 3,200 12,578,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 1,163,000 2,147,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dhodia 6,800 786,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dhund 645,000 654,000 Hindko, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dom (Muslim traditions) 8,200 191,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Domal 9,200 22,000 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Faqir 26,000 125,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gabare 8,500 8,500 Hindko, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gadaria (Muslim traditions) 100 3,700 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gaddi 46,000 641,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gadra 46,000 46,000 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gakkhar 54,000 54,000 Hindko, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Galleban 200 1,400 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gamit 3,500 560,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gandhi (Muslim traditions) 200 5,200 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gara 1,100 1,700 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gardi (Muslim traditions) 1,600 1,900 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ghallu 100 100 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 1,600 113,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ghosi (Muslim traditions) 28,000 203,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ghulam 19,000 23,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gidri 100 100 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Goriya (Muslim traditions) 1,800 18,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gujar (Muslim traditions) 4,705,000 5,166,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gujjars 2,257,000 3,359,000 Hindko, Northern Islam 0.00 %
 Hajam 2,083,000 4,463,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Halwai (Muslim traditions) 22,000 191,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Harni 14,000 15,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hazara 123,000 3,568,000 Hazaragi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jangam (Muslim traditions) 700 700 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 80,000 19,209,000 Sindhi Hinduism 15.92 %
 Jat (Muslim traditions) 32,372,000 32,880,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 4,500 9,275,000 Punjabi, Western Christianity 61.72 %
Jat Autrah 50,000 50,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Bains (Muslim traditions) 102,000 102,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Bajwa (Muslim traditions) 186,000 186,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Bhatti 69,000 69,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Bhutta (Muslim traditions) 91,000 91,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Chachar 61,000 61,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Chahil (Muslim traditions) 66,000 68,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Chhadar (Muslim traditions) 87,000 87,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Chhaddar (Muslim traditions) 122,000 122,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Chhina (Muslim traditions) 42,000 42,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Chima (Muslim traditions) 268,000 269,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Dehia (Muslim traditions) 82,000 84,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Dhariwal (Muslim traditions) 80,000 81,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Dhillon (Muslim traditions) 122,000 123,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Gahlot (Muslim traditions) 449,000 451,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Ghatwal (Muslim traditions) 40,000 49,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Ghumman (Muslim traditions) 100,000 100,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Gil (Hindu traditions) 700 214,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Gil (Muslim traditions) 150,000 152,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Goraia (Muslim traditions) 80,000 80,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Harral 62,000 62,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Hinjra 87,000 87,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Kharral (Muslim traditions) 390,000 391,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Langah 55,000 56,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Langrial 45,000 45,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Mann (Muslim traditions) 72,000 76,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Parhar 48,000 48,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sahi (Muslim traditions) 57,000 57,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sandhel 43,000 43,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sarai (Muslim traditions) 59,000 59,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sial 73,000 73,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 600 337,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sidhu (Muslim traditions) 150,000 153,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 600 320,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sindhu (Muslim traditions) 251,000 254,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Sipra (Muslim traditions) 77,000 77,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sumra (Muslim traditions) 54,000 54,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Tahim 93,000 93,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Tarar 60,000 60,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Varaich (Muslim traditions) 301,000 302,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Virk (Muslim traditions) 167,000 167,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jatal 600 600 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jatt (Hindu traditions) 200 200 Saraiki Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jatt (Muslim traditions) 617,000 617,000 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jew, South Asian 1,700 7,900 Sindhi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jhinwar (Hindu traditions) 1,900 576,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jhinwar (Muslim traditions) 730,000 735,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jhojha (Muslim traditions) 400 9,600 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jogi (Muslim traditions) 12,000 118,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kachhia (Muslim traditions) 600 11,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kahar (Muslim traditions) 131,000 217,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kaibartta 600 2,410,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kalal (Muslim traditions) 15,000 15,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kalwar (Muslim traditions) 7,200 55,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kalwar Iraqi 5,300 48,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 600 563,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kamboh (Muslim traditions) 865,000 895,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kanchan (Muslim traditions) 11,000 11,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kanera 60,000 60,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kanjar (Muslim traditions) 8,700 23,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Karal (Hindu traditions) 300 10,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Karal (Muslim traditions) 204,000 204,000 Hindko, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kasar (Muslim traditions) 100 100 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 1,292,000 8,042,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 1,300 420,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Khaskeli 200 600 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Khati (Hindu traditions) 700 1,659,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Khatik (Muslim traditions) 1,900 33,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 6,300 2,314,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 2.59 %
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) 1,125,000 1,171,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Khattar 95,000 95,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Khoja 856,000 1,269,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Khosha 400 500 Khowar Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Khumra (Muslim traditions) 2,300 2,400 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Koiri (Muslim traditions) 400 2,900 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 37,000 13,330,000 Koli, Parkari Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Koli (Muslim traditions) 76,000 87,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Koli Mahadev 14,000 1,677,000 Koli, Parkari Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 20,000 99,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Koli of Sind (Muslim traditions) 27,000 27,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kumangar 1,200 2,100 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 7,900 15,694,000 Sindhi Hinduism 1.20 %
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) 3,541,000 3,610,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kumhiar (Muslim traditions) 49,000 57,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 12,000 17,794,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kutana 500 523,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Labana (Muslim traditions) 11,000 11,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lama Unknown 2,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Lassi 188,000 188,000 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lodha (Muslim traditions) 900 5,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 2,500 9,628,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 1,995,000 2,639,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Lori 58,000 58,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Machhi (Muslim traditions) 2,464,000 2,496,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Madari 49,000 109,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 11,000 9,978,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mahratta 5,000 30,443,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mahratta Kunbi 17,000 7,865,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) 1,200 124,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mahtam (Muslim traditions) 265,000 266,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mahyavanshi 1,000 1,949,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Makh 300 300 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Makhmi 104,000 116,000 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Makrani (Muslim traditions) 78,000 99,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 700 9,907,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mali (Muslim traditions) 76,000 90,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mallah (Muslim traditions) 386,000 469,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 16,000 609,000 Shina Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mangrik 53,000 69,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Manihar 67,000 632,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Marija (Hindu traditions) 200 12,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Marija (Muslim traditions) 1,600 1,600 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Med 23,000 23,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 42,000 2,983,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.21 %
Megh (Muslim traditions) 52,000 52,000 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Memon 125,000 696,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Meo (Hindu traditions) 4,600 273,000 Saraiki Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Meo (Muslim traditions) 888,000 1,657,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Merat (Muslim traditions) 83,000 372,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 1,869,000 1,908,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mirzakhani 600 18,000 Hindko, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 3,629,000 3,703,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Moghal 1,203,000 2,933,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mohajir (Muslim traditions) 453,000 453,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Momna 1,500 164,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mon of Kashmir 1,200 2,100 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Murao (Muslim traditions) 49,000 112,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mussali 2,524,000 2,536,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Nai (Christian traditions) 600 600 Punjabi, Western Christianity 100.00 %
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 4,400 11,920,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Nakib 94,000 94,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Nanbai 13,000 26,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nat (Muslim traditions) 26,000 166,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Nilabi 800 800 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Nungar 17,000 17,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nuristani Narisati 3,800 34,000 Gawar-Bati Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Pakhiwara 37,000 37,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Parsee 7,700 162,000 Sindhi Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pashtun Northern 25,166,000 44,272,000 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 %
 Patelia 1,100 142,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pathan Maliar 765,000 765,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) 2,500 15,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Pawaria (Muslim traditions) 2,100 47,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Perna (Muslim traditions) 12,000 12,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Persian 21,000 40,630,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Pherera (Muslim traditions) 1,600 1,600 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Pindara 9,600 82,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pinjara 174,000 3,593,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Qalandar 200 200 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Qarol 200 200 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qassab 1,055,000 2,144,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rabari (Muslim traditions) 8,200 9,300 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Raibhat (Muslim traditions) 59,000 293,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 13,000 45,766,000 Sindhi Hinduism 11.60 %
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) 16,944,000 19,758,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Alpial 107,000 107,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput Awan 64,000 75,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput Bais (Muslim traditions) 16,000 115,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Baria (Muslim traditions) 79,000 81,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Bhale Sultan (Muslim traditions) 7,900 57,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Bhatti (Muslim traditions) 728,000 739,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput Chauhan (Muslim traditions) 503,000 807,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Gaharwal 56,000 56,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Garewal (Muslim traditions) 100,000 103,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Gondal 126,000 126,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput Janjua (Muslim traditions) 227,000 231,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Joia (Muslim traditions) 216,000 218,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Khaimkani 20,000 52,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Mandahar (Muslim traditions) 71,000 78,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions) 218,000 289,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Pundir (Muslim traditions) 28,000 170,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Ragbansi 75,000 75,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput Satti 196,000 196,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Sial 427,000 427,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Wattu 160,000 160,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ramdasia (Muslim traditions) 8,000 11,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.13 %
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 67,000 379,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rathawa 4,800 701,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ravalia 1,600 538,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rawal (Muslim traditions) 11,000 11,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 32,000 1,049,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rigzong 1,500 3,400 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Romani, Vlax 20,000 1,125,000 Romani, Vlax Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Saini (Muslim traditions) 1,700 22,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sangtarash 13,000 19,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 900 239,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sansi (Muslim traditions) 5,900 6,200 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Santia (Muslim traditions) 1,500 1,700 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sapiada Unknown 300 Kashmiri Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Saryara (Muslim traditions) 1,500 3,500 Shina Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sayyid 6,531,000 15,359,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Shaikh 12,644,000 232,791,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 %
Shaikh Qureshi 449,000 7,775,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Shin 33,000 33,000 Shina Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Shorgar (Muslim traditions) 400 4,300 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 4,500 50,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sindhi (Muslim traditions) 161,000 307,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sindhi Khaikheli 395,000 395,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sindhi Mohana 569,000 570,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sindhi Sama 2,326,000 2,327,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sindhi Samon 164,000 255,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sindhi Sumra 211,000 233,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 9,200 7,759,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) 338,000 368,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sorozai 65,000 65,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sudhan 195,000 216,000 Hindko, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Taga (Muslim traditions) 18,000 221,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Talavia 800 800 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tanaoli 657,000 657,000 Hindko, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tarakhehas 23,000 35,000 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tarkhan (Hindu traditions) 1,400 868,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tarkhan (Muslim traditions) 2,840,000 2,856,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 600 1,062,000 Punjabi, Western Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tawaif (Muslim traditions) 15,000 127,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 600 18,997,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 2,718,000 4,410,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Thakkar 5,400 644,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Thathera (Muslim traditions) 1,600 5,700 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Thori (Muslim traditions) 3,000 3,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tibetan 7,400 1,062,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Tirgar (Muslim traditions) 1,400 2,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Toba 1,400 1,400 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Turi (Muslim traditions) 4,300 4,300 Pashto, Central Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ulema (Muslim traditions) 260,000 265,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 6,400 3,727,000 Od Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Vaddar (Muslim traditions) 111,000 115,000 Od Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 6,600 574,000 Vaghri Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Vaghri (Muslim traditions) 7,400 29,000 Vaghri Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Varli 4,100 1,221,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Wakhi 48,000 113,000 Wakhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Wattal (Muslim traditions) 100 5,100 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 7,200 60,276,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.44 %
 Yadav (Muslim traditions) 20,000 28,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Yadav Gola 500 4,950,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Yadav Gualbans 1,000 4,907,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Yashkun 1,500 1,500 Shina Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Yidghal 8,100 8,100 Yidgha Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Zargar (Muslim traditions) 7,300 12,000 Shina Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
  Totals:  394 195,113,000       386   0.71 % 0.00 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 1,631,000              
  UN Country Population (2017) 196,744,000              
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Language Code # Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
NT Text
Online
NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken acm 1 1
Balochi, Eastern bgp 6 6 Portions
Balochi, Southern bcc 12 12 NT
Balochi, Western bgn 7 7 Portions
Balti bft 16 16 Portions
Brahui brh 4 4 NT
Burushaski bsk 1 1
Gawar-Bati gwt 1 1
Hazaragi haz 1 1
Hindko, Northern hno 6 6
Hindko, Southern hnd 2 2
Kashmiri kas 1 1 Complete
Kati bsh 1 1
Khowar khw 2 2
Koli, Parkari kvx 2 2 NT
Marwari mve 1 1 Portions
Od odk 2 2
Pakistan Sign Language pks 1 1
Palula phl 1 1
Pashto, Central pst 2 2
Pashto, Northern pbu 6 6 Complete
Persian, Iranian pes 1 1 Complete
Punjabi, Western pnb 170 166 NT
Romani, Vlax rmy 1 1 NT
Saraiki skr 13 13 NT
Shina scl 5 5 Portions
Sindhi snd 74 70 Complete
Unknown xxx 1 1
Urdu urd 49 49 Complete
Vaghri vgr 2 2
Wakhi wbl 1 1 Portions
Yidgha ydg 1 1
Totals: 32 394 386   4 5 17 30 2

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.0 %)
0.7 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
0.3 %
Islam
99.0 %
Non-Religious
0.0 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total number of Christians to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

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Pakistan Statistics
People Groups 394
Unreached People Groups 386  (98.0%)
Population 195,113,000
Population in Unreached 193,656,000  (99.3%)
Pioneer Workers Needed * 4,142 to 4,698
Urbanization 38%
Continent Asia
Region South Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Country Code PK
Official National Language Urdu
Literacy Rate 55%
Estimated Illiterate Population 87,801,000
Primary Religion Islam
Percent Christian Adherent 0.7%
Percent Evangelical 0.0%
Country Progress Level 1
Persecution Ranking 4 (1=High to 50=Low OD)
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