People Cluster:  South Asia - other What is a People Cluster?

Population
26,736,000
People Groups (Across Countries)
34
People Groups
(by Country)
185
Unreached Groups (by Country)
139
Affinity Bloc
Cluster Progress
Progress Gauge

Map Notes
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Global
Population
Peoples
by Country
Unreached
by Country
% Unreached
Peoples
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed * 
 Baha'i 25,000 4 4 100.0 % 25,000 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0% 4
Bhabra (Jain traditions) 32,000 1 1 100.0 % 32,000 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0% 1
Chamling 6,300 1 1 100.0 % 6,300 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0% 1
Digambara 52,000 1 1 100.0 % 52,000 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Gujarati Creole 89,000 2 2 100.0 % 89,000 100.0 %    Islam 3.0% 0.1% 3
 Hijda 180,000 1 1 100.0 % 180,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 4
 Hindi 2,675,000 17 16 94.1 % 2,660,000 99.4 %    Hinduism 2.0% 0.7% 56
Indian Tamil 9,700 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 36.2% 0.0% -
Indian, English-speaking 541,000 2 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 9.7% 1.1% -
Indo-French 200 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Unknown 30.6% 0.0% -
Indo-Vietnamese 400 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Unknown 10.0% 0.0% -
Jadgali 11,000 1 1 100.0 % 11,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Kachchi 166,000 3 3 100.0 % 166,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.7% 0.1% 4
Kandoi 2,700 1 1 100.0 % 2,700 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0% 1
Khaling 1,500 1 1 100.0 % 1,500 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0% 1
Khami 6,100 2 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Other / Small 5.7% 0.0% -
Kulung 27,000 1 1 100.0 % 27,000 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.3% 0.0% 1
Leper 1,400 1 1 100.0 % 1,400 100.0 %    Hinduism 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Lingayat 3,489,000 1 1 100.0 % 3,489,000 100.0 %    Ethnic Religions 0.0% 0.0% 70
Malaysians, English-speaking 16,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Islam 9.0% 4.0% -
Malvaru 200 1 1 100.0 % 200 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Mauritian 1,080,000 10 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Hinduism 35.9% 11.3% -
Mewahang 3,800 1 1 100.0 % 3,800 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0% 1
Nachhiring 7,300 1 1 100.0 % 7,300 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Parsee 155,000 11 11 100.0 % 155,000 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0% 12
 Rai 732,000 4 2 50.0 % 4,800 0.7 %    Other / Small 6.8% 0.0% 2
Sada 8,600 1 1 100.0 % 8,600 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Sarnami Hindi 1,168,000 6 2 33.3 % 146,000 12.5 %    Hinduism 26.7% 8.1% 4
 Sindhi 173,000 8 8 100.0 % 173,000 100.0 %    Hinduism 1.2% 0.0% 8
 South Asian, general 12,253,000 59 44 74.6 % 11,159,000 91.1 %    Hinduism 4.2% 1.1% 243
 South Asian, Telugu-speaking 1,145,000 11 6 54.5 % 933,000 81.4 %    Hinduism 4.6% 1.2% 20
Swetambara 44,000 1 1 100.0 % 44,000 100.0 %    Other / Small 0.0% 0.0% 1
 Urdu 2,113,000 24 24 100.0 % 2,113,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 56
 Yakthumba, Limbu 523,000 3 2 66.7 % 378,000 72.3 %    Other / Small 4.6% 0.0% 9
Totals: 34 Peoples (across countries) 26,736,000 185 139 75.1 % 21,866,000 81.8 %    Hinduism 5.5% 1.5% 508 
Download Data Data Sources Definitions
Prayer Cards


Avatar

Welcome. I’m a virtual assistant and will try to answer questions about Joshua Project, unreached people groups, the Great Commission and more. How can I help you?

For further help try our FAQ, Definitions or Contact Us pages.