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

Population

1,871,130,000

Number of People Clusters

56

People Groups (by Country)

4,405

Unreached People Groups

3,947 (90 %)

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
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed * 
Adi 134,000 9 3 33.3 % 4,300 3.2 %    Unknown 23.43 % 0.00 % 1
Baloch 16,000,000 122 122 100.0 % 16,000,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.03 % 0.00 % 320
Brahui 4,651,000 10 10 100.0 % 4,651,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 93
South Asia - other 26,626,000 179 136 76.0 % 21,757,000 81.7 %    Hinduism 5.47 % 1.46 % 435
South Asia Buddhist 20,474,000 142 100 70.4 % 2,619,000 12.8 %    Buddhism 6.34 % 0.01 % 52
South Asia Christian 15,359,000 67 0 0.0 % Unknown 0.0 %    Christianity 99.83 % 0.07 % -
South Asia Dalit - Chamar (Bhambi) 4,861,000 6 6 100.0 % 4,861,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.95 % 0.00 % 97
South Asia Dalit - Dusadh 6,537,000 5 5 100.0 % 6,537,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.02 % 0.00 % 131
South Asia Dalit - Madiga 7,804,000 3 3 100.0 % 7,804,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.11 % 0.00 % 156
South Asia Dalit - Mala 5,682,000 1 1 100.0 % 5,682,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.15 % 0.00 % 114
South Asia Dalit - Namassej 12,285,000 7 7 100.0 % 12,285,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.52 % 0.00 % 246
South Asia Dalit - other 142,659,000 376 371 98.7 % 142,617,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.52 % 0.00 % 2,852
South Asia Dalit - Pasi 10,698,000 8 8 100.0 % 10,698,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.08 % 0.00 % 214
South Asia Dalit - Rajbansi 7,762,000 9 8 88.9 % 7,650,000 98.6 %    Hinduism 0.51 % 0.00 % 153
South Asia Dalit - Valmiki 740,000 5 5 100.0 % 740,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 2.62 % 0.00 % 15
South Asia Forward Caste - Bania 44,722,000 84 84 100.0 % 44,722,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 894
South Asia Forward Caste - Brahmin 96,446,000 137 135 98.5 % 96,442,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1,929
South Asia Forward Caste - Nair 6,870,000 3 3 100.0 % 6,870,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.18 % 0.00 % 137
South Asia Forward Caste - other 11,682,000 23 20 87.0 % 11,355,000 97.2 %    Hinduism 1.71 % 0.00 % 227
South Asia Forward Caste - Rajput 68,094,000 100 100 100.0 % 68,094,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 1,362
South Asia Hindu - Badhai 6,697,000 6 6 100.0 % 6,697,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 134
South Asia Hindu - Bhoi 8,056,000 16 16 100.0 % 8,056,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 161
South Asia Hindu - Jat 25,080,000 80 80 100.0 % 25,080,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.03 % 0.00 % 502
South Asia Hindu - Kahar 8,507,000 4 4 100.0 % 8,507,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 170
South Asia Hindu - Kapu 19,076,000 6 6 100.0 % 19,076,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 382
South Asia Hindu - Kayastha 11,781,000 11 11 100.0 % 11,781,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.02 % 0.00 % 236
South Asia Hindu - Kumhar 17,684,000 14 13 92.9 % 17,678,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 354
South Asia Hindu - Kunbi 24,067,000 18 18 100.0 % 24,067,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.04 % 0.00 % 481
South Asia Hindu - Kurmi 19,568,000 5 5 100.0 % 19,568,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 391
South Asia Hindu - Mahishya 10,677,000 4 4 100.0 % 10,677,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.40 % 0.00 % 214
South Asia Hindu - Mahratta 43,623,000 10 10 100.0 % 43,623,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 872
South Asia Hindu - Mali 10,316,000 6 6 100.0 % 10,316,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.01 % 0.00 % 206
South Asia Hindu - Nai 12,282,000 8 8 100.0 % 12,282,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 246
South Asia Hindu - other 282,891,000 987 924 93.6 % 276,346,000 97.7 %    Hinduism 0.46 % 0.03 % 5,527
South Asia Hindu - Sonar 8,697,000 23 23 100.0 % 8,697,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 174
South Asia Hindu - Teli 20,363,000 11 10 90.9 % 20,358,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.02 % 0.00 % 407
South Asia Hindu - Vakkaliga 7,187,000 4 4 100.0 % 7,187,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.19 % 0.00 % 144
South Asia Hindu - Vanniyan 805,000 6 6 100.0 % 805,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.09 % 0.00 % 16
South Asia Hindu - Viswakarma 8,962,000 10 10 100.0 % 8,962,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.10 % 0.00 % 179
South Asia Hindu - Yadav 84,367,000 30 30 100.0 % 84,367,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1,687
South Asia Muslim - Ansari 14,793,000 6 6 100.0 % 14,793,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 296
South Asia Muslim - Arain 9,964,000 3 3 100.0 % 9,964,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 199
South Asia Muslim - Jat 42,340,000 127 127 100.0 % 42,340,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 847
South Asia Muslim - other 122,953,000 629 624 99.2 % 122,852,000 99.9 %    Islam 0.04 % 0.01 % 2,457
South Asia Muslim - Pashtun 79,766,000 267 267 100.0 % 79,766,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1,595
South Asia Muslim - Rajput 28,354,000 120 120 100.0 % 28,354,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 567
South Asia Muslim - Sayyid 15,328,000 7 7 100.0 % 15,328,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 307
South Asia Muslim - Shaikh 241,403,000 17 17 100.0 % 241,403,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4,828
South Asia Sikh - Jat 10,989,000 21 20 95.2 % 10,987,000 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.02 % 0.00 % 220
South Asia Sikh - other 10,522,000 52 52 100.0 % 10,522,000 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.35 % 0.00 % 210
South Asia Tribal - Banjara 6,962,000 11 11 100.0 % 6,962,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.45 % 0.00 % 139
South Asia Tribal - Bhil 21,673,000 16 16 100.0 % 21,673,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.82 % 0.00 % 433
South Asia Tribal - Gond 18,650,000 17 17 100.0 % 18,650,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.87 % 0.00 % 373
South Asia Tribal - Kuki Chin 31,000 11 0 0.0 % Unknown 0.0 %    Christianity 57.91 % 0.00 % -
South Asia Tribal - other 106,560,000 534 339 63.5 % 68,127,000 63.9 %    Hinduism 12.59 % 0.53 % 1,363
South Asia Tribal - Tangsa 102,000 12 0 0.0 % Unknown 0.0 %    Christianity 79.45 % 30.36 % -
Totals:  56 People Clusters 1,871,130,000 4,405 3,947 89.6 % 1,787,210,000 95.5 %    49       37,499
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