Pashtun Shirani in Pakistan

The Pashtun Shirani have only been reported in Pakistan
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Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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* From latest Pakistan census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

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People Name General Pashtun Shirani
People Name in Country Pashtun Shirani
Population this Country 137,000
Population all Countries 137,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 3
Alternate Names
People ID 22266
ROP3 Code 119285
Country Pakistan
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 5  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 6
Largest States
Balochistan
84,000
Punjab
25,000
Islamabad
12,000
Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa
8,100
Sindh
7,600
Azad Kashmir
300
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country Pakistan
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 5  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 6
  Balochistan 84,000
  Punjab 25,000
  Islamabad 12,000
  Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa 8,100
  Sindh 7,600
  Azad Kashmir 300
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Pashto, Central (127,000 speakers)
Language Code pst   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 12
Secondary Languages
Punjabi, Western
16,000
Urdu
13,000
Pashto, Southern
4,000
Saraiki
3,100
Pahari-Potwari
2,100
Sindhi
1,300
Pashto, Northern
1,000
Hindko, Southern
900
Balochi, Eastern
100
Balochi, Western
40
Dhatki
30
Primary Language Pashto, Central (127,000 speakers)
Language Code pst   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 12
Secondary Languages
  Punjabi, Western 16,000
  Urdu 13,000
  Pashto, Southern 4,000
  Saraiki 3,100
  Pahari-Potwari 2,100
  Sindhi 1,300
  Pashto, Northern 1,000
  Hindko, Southern 900
  Balochi, Eastern 100
  Balochi, Western 40
  Dhatki 30
People Groups Speaking Pashto, Central

Primary Language:  Pashto, Central

Bible Translation Status:  Translation Needed

Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (Global Recordings Network)
Film / Video God's Love Story
General General Ministry Resources
Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
100.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
* From latest Pakistan census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.
Map Source People Group data: Omid. Map geography: UNESCO / GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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