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

Population

1,678,080,000

Number of People Clusters

27

People Groups (by Country)

3,217

Unreached People Groups

3,037 (94 %)
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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 5,467,000 21 18 85.7 % 4,925,000 90.1 %    Islam 1.71 % 0.00 %
Banjara 7,407,000 8 8 100.0 % 7,407,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 4.17 % 0.00 %
Bengali 355,793,000 369 363 98.4 % 355,400,000 99.9 %    Islam 0.09 % 0.00 %
Bhil 20,449,000 20 20 100.0 % 20,449,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.84 % 0.00 %
Bhojpur-Maithili 764,000 11 11 100.0 % 764,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bihari 83,000 3 2 66.7 % 56,000 67.5 %    Hinduism 8.12 % 0.64 %
Gond 22,139,000 23 21 91.3 % 20,195,000 91.2 %    Hinduism 2.34 % 0.00 %
Gujarati 63,955,000 191 186 97.4 % 63,869,000 99.9 %    Hinduism 0.11 % 0.00 %
Hindi 520,618,000 546 523 95.8 % 519,106,000 99.7 %    Hinduism 0.24 % 0.02 %
Jat 37,705,000 148 146 98.6 % 37,621,000 99.8 %    Hinduism 0.05 % 0.00 %
Kannada 33,380,000 83 82 98.8 % 33,377,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.42 % 0.00 %
Kashmiri 11,334,000 77 77 100.0 % 11,334,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Malayali 37,483,000 104 84 80.8 % 29,210,000 77.9 %    Hinduism 20.25 % 0.03 %
Maldivian 411,000 4 4 100.0 % 411,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.15 % 0.08 %
Marathi-Konkani 64,053,000 118 109 92.4 % 62,754,000 98.0 %    Hinduism 2.16 % 0.01 %
Munda-Santal 17,307,000 25 12 48.0 % 11,458,000 66.2 %    Hinduism 7.01 % 0.00 %
Nepali-Pahari 14,559,000 77 72 93.5 % 14,233,000 97.8 %    Hinduism 0.72 % 0.05 %
Oraon 5,022,000 4 2 50.0 % 48,000 1.0 %    Hinduism 18.76 % 0.00 %
Oriya 17,938,000 194 188 96.9 % 15,964,000 89.0 %    Hinduism 1.41 % 0.00 %
Punjabi 153,501,000 308 301 97.7 % 149,936,000 97.7 %    Islam 1.02 % 0.00 %
Rajasthan 70,517,000 135 135 100.0 % 70,517,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sindhi 5,897,000 47 47 100.0 % 5,897,000 100.0 %    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 25,905,000 197 175 88.8 % 23,749,000 91.7 %    Hinduism 2.23 % 0.45 %
Tamil 76,504,000 121 83 68.6 % 47,603,000 62.2 %    Hinduism 7.72 % 0.10 %
Telugu 59,521,000 137 129 94.2 % 58,240,000 97.8 %    Hinduism 2.01 % 0.01 %
Urdu Muslim 39,276,000 225 225 100.0 % 39,276,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Totals:  27 People Clusters 1,678,080,000 3,217 3,037 94.4 % 1,614,810,000 96.2 %    22      
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