Language:  Balti

Estimated Global Speakers

468,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

16

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Arghun India 100 2,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Arghun Pakistan 2,000 2,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Balti India 53,000 92,000 Islam 0.08 % 1
 Balti Pakistan 39,000 92,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Beda Pakistan 300 900 Buddhism 2.70 % 1
 Changpa Pakistan 200 2,900 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gara Pakistan 1,000 1,800 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jangam (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 900 900 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lama Pakistan 200 2,300 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Makhmi Pakistan 102,000 114,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Mangrik Pakistan 43,000 66,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mon Pakistan 1,100 2,300 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rigzong Pakistan 1,400 8,500 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tarakhehas Pakistan 22,000 34,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Pakistan 5,400 1,112,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yashkun Pakistan 1,600 1,600 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  16           16     17
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Awan Pakistan 5,229,000 5,249,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 105
 Bafinda Pakistan 85,000 99,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) Pakistan 700 118,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin India 59,134,000 63,125,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 1183
 Broq-Pa India 49,000 59,000 Islam 0.05 % 1
Budhan (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 14,000 17,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Burusho Pakistan 212,000 212,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Christian Pakistan 277,000 1,707,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
 Dhund India 10,000 624,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhund Pakistan 614,000 624,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
Galleban India 1,300 1,300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gujjar (Muslim traditions) India 1,015,000 3,060,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 20
 Gujjar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 2,045,000 3,060,000 Islam 0.00 % 41
 Hajam Pakistan 1,868,000 4,305,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 37
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) India 6,722,000 7,785,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 134
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 1,063,000 7,785,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 21
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 972,000 1,022,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
 Kumhiar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 39,000 47,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 1,784,000 2,436,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 36
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 13,000 620,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mangrik India 23,000 66,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mirasi (Hindu traditions) India 212,000 212,000 Hinduism 0.21 % 4
 Moghal India 1,753,000 2,900,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 35
 Moghal Pakistan 1,099,000 2,900,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 22
 Pashtun, Pathan India 11,482,000 11,695,000 Islam 0.00 % 230
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India 45,611,000 45,785,000 Hinduism 0.02 % 912
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) India 2,908,000 17,351,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 58
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 14,405,000 17,351,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 288
Rajput Gakkhar Pakistan 59,000 63,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rajput Khokhar Pakistan 60,000 62,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Saryara (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 1,500 3,500 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sayyid Pakistan 5,354,000 14,530,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 107
 Shaikh Pakistan 10,559,000 223,463,000 Islam 0.00 % 211
 Shin Pakistan 34,000 34,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 301,000 332,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Tarakhehas India 12,000 34,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tarkhan (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 2,571,000 2,587,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 51
 Teli (Muslim traditions) India 1,703,000 4,178,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 34
 Wattal (Muslim traditions) India 5,700 5,900 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  39           38     3,586

Language Alternate Names
Baltistani
Bhoti of Baltistan
Bhotia of Baltistan
Byltae
Sbalt
Sbalti

Dialects

Dialect Alternate Names

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1903-1981
New Testament None Reported
Complete Bible None Reported

Online / Mobile App Bibles
Not Available
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Balti
Film / Video The Hope Video
General Gospel website in this language
Text / Printed Matter Online Bible text (Scripture Earth)


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