Language:  Pashto, Northern

Estimated Global Speakers

56,087,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

24

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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 *
Attar Pakistan 600 600 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Domal Pakistan 8,500 22,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nilabi Pakistan 700 700 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun Pakistan 30,906,000 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 618
 Pashtun Tajikistan 4,900 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pashtun Dilazak Pakistan 28,000 28,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Northern United Arab Emirates 399,000 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Pashtun, Northern Afghanistan 2,813,000 34,506,000 Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % 56
 Pashtun, Northern Australia 9,100 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Northern Canada 47,000 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Northern Chile 4,800 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Northern Denmark 12,000 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Northern France 39,000 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Northern Germany 39,000 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Northern Kyrgyzstan 600 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Northern Malaysia 6,100 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Northern New Zealand 1,800 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Northern Russia 5,500 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Northern Turkmenistan 10,000 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Northern United Kingdom 54,000 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Northern United States 151,000 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Pashtun, Northern Uzbekistan 2,800 34,506,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Wattal (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 200 6,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Wotapuri-Katarqalai Afghanistan 3,500 3,500 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  24           24     705
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Arain (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 11,534,000 11,668,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 231
 Awan Pakistan 5,662,000 5,682,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 113
 Bafinda Pakistan 106,000 120,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Baghban (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 246,000 264,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Baloch Pakistan 9,099,000 9,159,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 182
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 97,000 263,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Barwala (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 591,000 593,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
 Bashgali Pakistan 19,000 19,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bashkar Pakistan 233,000 233,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Bazigar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 2,500 9,900 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 165,000 353,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Bodla Pakistan 18,000 18,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahui Pakistan 2,879,000 3,234,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 58
Budhan (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 17,000 20,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Changgar Pakistan 367,000 373,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
Dangarik Pakistan 24,000 24,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhund Pakistan 642,000 652,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
 Gaddi (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 49,000 486,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gakkhar Pakistan 62,000 62,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gardi (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 1,900 2,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gujjar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 2,500,000 3,519,000 Islam 0.00 % 50
 Hajam Pakistan 2,185,000 4,611,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 44
 Hazara Pakistan 268,000 4,805,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Jat (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 33,585,000 34,622,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 672
Jat Gahlot (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 533,000 535,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
 Kalash (Chitrali) Pakistan 28,000 38,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Karal (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 238,000 238,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) India 6,746,000 8,079,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 135
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 1,333,000 8,079,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 27
 Khattar Pakistan 81,000 81,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Kumangar Pakistan 1,200 2,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kumhiar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 48,000 56,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 2,103,000 2,755,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 42
 Mallah (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 329,000 418,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 16,000 621,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mewati (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 942,000 1,775,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 19
 Moghal Pakistan 1,332,000 3,141,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 27
 Nuristani Narisati Pakistan 45,000 193,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun Maliar Pakistan 276,000 276,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Pashtun, Pathan India 11,530,000 11,749,000 Islam 0.00 % 231
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 17,005,000 19,961,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 340
 Rajput Awan Pakistan 61,000 72,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajput Bhatti (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 911,000 922,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 18
 Rajput Chauhan (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 655,000 964,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
 Rajput Janjua (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 251,000 255,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Rajput Khakkha Pakistan 38,000 39,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rajput Khokhar Pakistan 34,000 36,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rajput Mandial Pakistan 29,000 32,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rajput Mangral Pakistan 26,000 27,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sayyid Pakistan 8,171,000 17,376,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 163
 Shaikh Pakistan 13,587,000 237,583,000 Islam 0.00 % 272
 Shaikh Qureshi Pakistan 762,000 8,917,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 15
 Shin Pakistan 42,000 42,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 356,000 387,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Sudhan Pakistan 172,000 193,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) India 3,217,000 4,352,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 64
 Tanaoli Pakistan 745,000 745,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 15
 Teli (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 2,938,000 4,650,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 59
Ulema (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 277,000 282,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
Yidghal Pakistan 10,000 10,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  60           60     2,916

Language Alternate Names
Afghan
Afghan Pashto, Eastern
Eastern Afghan Pashto
Khogyani
Northwestern Pakhto
Pakhto
Pakhtoo
Pakhtoon
Pakhtu
Pakhtun
Paktu
Pashto, Yusufzai
Pashtoon
Pashtu
Passtoo
Pushto
Pusto
Sharqi
Yousafzai Pashto
Yusufzai Pashto

Dialects
Dera Ismail Khan
Durani
Ghilzai
Khatak
Marwat
Ningraharian Pashto
Northeastern Pashto
Northern
Northwestern

Dialect Alternate Names
Afghan
D.i.k.
Kohat
Northwestern Pakhto
Pakhto
Pakhtoo
Pakhtu
Paktu
Pashto Hazaragi
Pashto Northern
Pashto Northern (Yousaf zai)
Pashto, Eastern: Khatak
Pashto, Eastern: Marwat
Pashto, Eastern: Yusufzai
Pashto, Northern: Northeast
Pashto, Northern: Northwestern Pakhto
Pashto: Eastern
Pashtu
Pashtu, Northwestern
Pashtu: D.I.K.
Pashtu: Dera Ismail Khan
Pashtu: Kohat
Pashtu: Marwat
Pashtu: Yusuf Zai
Passtoo
Peshawar
Pushto
Pushtu
Pusto
Yousafzai Pashtu
Yusuf Zai
Yusufzai
Yusufzai Pashto

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1824-2010
New Testament 1818-1991
Complete Bible 1895

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