Language:  Pashto, Central

Estimated Global Speakers

32,209,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

64

Scripture Status

Unspecified

Audio Bible

Not Available

Jesus Film

Not Available

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(64 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Afghan Pawinda Pakistan 1,800
 Pashtun Pakistan 31,637,000
Pashtun A Khel Pakistan 5,900
 Pashtun Afridi Pakistan 633,000
Pashtun Ahmadzai (Wazir) Pakistan 525,000
Pashtun Ali Shirzai Pakistan 6,200
Pashtun Alizai Pakistan 61,000
Pashtun Astanazai Pakistan 27,000
Pashtun Babar Pakistan 30,000
Pashtun Bakarzai Pakistan 17,000
Pashtun Balakhzai Pakistan 53,000
Pashtun Bannuchi (Shitak) Pakistan 272,000
Pashtun Buta Khel Pakistan 2,400
Pashtun Chakmani Pakistan 7,500
Pashtun Daudzai Pakistan 33,000
Pashtun Daulatzai Pakistan 62,000
Pashtun Daur Pakistan 71,000
Pashtun Dilazak Pakistan 161,000
Pashtun Durrani Pakistan 631,000
Pashtun Gandapur Pakistan 62,000
Pashtun Gar Massozai Pakistan 27,000
Pashtun Ghilzai Pakistan 643,000
Pashtun Ghoryakhel Pakistan 187,000
Pashtun Gurbaz Pakistan 7,500
Pashtun Hafizkhel (Gandapur) Pakistan 24,000
Pashtun Hani Pakistan 2,000
Pashtun Hasan Khel Pakistan 13,000
Pashtun Ibrahim Khel Pakistan 87,000
Pashtun Jafar Pakistan 22,000
Pashtun Kharoti Pakistan 135,000
Pashtun Kheshgi Pakistan 77,000
Pashtun Khostwal Pakistan 171,000
Pashtun Kundi Pakistan 36,000
 Pashtun Lodhi (Dalazak) Pakistan 606,000
Pashtun Lohani Pakistan 155,000
Pashtun Ludan Pakistan 75,000
Pashtun Luni Pakistan 63,000
Pashtun Malagori (Mullagari) Pakistan 175,000
Pashtun Marwat (Lohani) Pakistan 417,000
Pashtun Masud (Wazir) Pakistan 239,000
Pashtun Mianri (Mian) Pakistan 66,000
Pashtun Mohammadzai Pakistan 354,000
Pashtun Momit Khel Pakistan 32,000
Pashtun Nasir Pakistan 178,000
Pashtun Niazi Pakistan 452,000
Pashtun Pani (Babilzai) Pakistan 205,000
Pashtun Parachamkani (Para) Pakistan 68,000
Pashtun Popalzai Pakistan 21,000
Pashtun Qaisar Khel Pakistan 5,300
Pashtun Rohilla Pakistan 17,000
Pashtun Saddo Khel Pakistan 19,000
Pashtun Shinwari Pakistan 133,000
Pashtun Shirani Pakistan 163,000
Pashtun Sikh Pakistan 3,300
Pashtun Suleiman Khel Pakistan 124,000
Pashtun Swaman Khel Pakistan 63,000
Pashtun Turi Pakistan 35,000
Pashtun Usmanzai Pakistan 2,000
Pashtun Ustrana Pakistan 34,000
Pashtun Wadag Pakistan 24,000
Pashtun Wakakzai Pakistan 9,100
Pashtun Watezai Pakistan 2,200
Pashtun Zhmaryani Pakistan 130,000
Turi (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 2,400
  Totals:  64     64
Secondary Language
(224 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Ahmadi Pakistan 96,000
 Ansari Pakistan 4,854,000
 Arain (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 11,284,000
 Arora (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 262,000
 Awan Pakistan 5,598,000
 Baghban (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 240,000
Baloch Bugti Pakistan 172,000
Baloch Buzdar Pakistan 50,000
 Baloch Chandia Pakistan 152,000
Baloch Dombki Pakistan 126,000
 Baloch Gabol Pakistan 138,000
Baloch Gaddi Pakistan 22,000
Baloch Gichki Pakistan 47,000
 Baloch Gurmani Pakistan 46,000
Baloch Hot Pakistan 104,000
 Baloch Jatoi Pakistan 283,000
Baloch Kaudai Pakistan 75,000
 Baloch Khetran Pakistan 48,000
Baloch Khushk (Rind) Pakistan 31,000
 Baloch Korai Pakistan 129,000
Baloch Kulachi Pakistan 79,000
 Baloch Laghari Pakistan 121,000
Baloch Langah Pakistan 140,000
 Baloch Lashari Pakistan 208,000
Baloch Lehri (Leghari) Pakistan 14,000
Baloch Magasi Pakistan 88,000
 Baloch Mari Pakistan 166,000
Baloch Marrani Pakistan 25,000
Baloch Mengal Pakistan 269,000
Baloch Mohammad Shahi Pakistan 21,000
Baloch Mullazai Pakistan 80,000
Baloch Nutkani Pakistan 49,000
Baloch Palafi Pakistan 67,000
Baloch Qaisrani Pakistan 57,000
 Baloch Rakhshani Pakistan 479,000
 Baloch Rind Pakistan 1,397,000
Baloch Rind Buledi Pakistan 168,000
Baloch Rind Jamali Pakistan 49,000
Baloch Rind Khosa Pakistan 148,000
Baloch Rind Lanjwani Pakistan 2,300
Baloch Rind Lashari Pakistan 39,000
Baloch Sarban Pakistan 1,000
Baloch Sethwi (Rind) Pakistan 26,000
Baloch Umrani Pakistan 17,000
 Baloch unspecified Pakistan 2,446,000
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 98,000
 Barwala (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 604,000
 Bashkar Pakistan 223,000
Bengali Muslim Pashtun Khan Bangladesh 24,000
 Bengali Muslim Pashtun, Pathan Bangladesh 141,000
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 179,000
Brahui (original nucleus) Pakistan 506,000
 Brahui Jhalawan Pakistan 1,212,000
Brahui Nighari Pakistan 34,000
 Brahui Sarawan Pakistan 600,000
 Brahui unspecified Pakistan 306,000
 Chamar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 235,000
Dangarik Pakistan 23,000
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 429,000
Dehwar Pakistan 59,000
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 1,269,000
 Dhund Pakistan 725,000
 Gabare Pakistan 9,100
 Gujar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 5,105,000
 Gujjar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 2,484,000
 Hajam Pakistan 2,269,000
Hazara Jaghuri Pakistan 32,000
 Hazara unspecified Pakistan 230,000
 Jat (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 13,237,000
Jat Aulak (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 108,000
Jat Autrah Pakistan 157,000
Jat Bains (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 339,000
 Jat Bhatti Pakistan 235,000
 Jat Bhutta (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 394,000
Jat Chhaddar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 474,000
Jat Chhina (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 133,000
Jat Dehia (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 363,000
Jat Dhariwal (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 306,000
Jat Dhillon (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 460,000
 Jat Gahlot (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 1,666,000
Jat Ghallu Pakistan 145,000
Jat Jhawari Pakistan 54,000
Jat Jodra Pakistan 25,000
Jat Kalial Pakistan 39,000
 Jat Kharral (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 1,198,000
Jat Khawar Pakistan 45,000
 Jat Mohana Pakistan 106,000
 Jat Sahi (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 173,000
 Jat Sial Pakistan 277,000
 Jat Sidhu (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 622,000
 Jat Sindhu (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 976,000
 Jat Sumra (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 257,000
 Jatt (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 760,000
 Jhinwar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 844,000
 Kamboh (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 960,000
Kanera Pakistan 68,000
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 1,291,000
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 1,181,000
 Khattar Pakistan 113,000
 Khoja Pakistan 936,000
 Kuchi Afghan refugee Pakistan 724,000
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 3,888,000
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 2,193,000
Lori Pakistan 67,000
 Machhi (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 2,372,000
Mali (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 75,000
 Mallah (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 449,000
 Mewati (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 982,000
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 2,067,000
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 3,495,000
 Moghal Pakistan 1,336,000
Mugheri Pakistan 68,000
 Mussali Pakistan 2,669,000
Pashtun Achakzai Pakistan 17,000
Pashtun Adokhel Pakistan 112,000
Pashtun Ahmadzai Pakistan 8,200
Pashtun Aka Khel Pakistan 56,000
Pashtun Akazai Pakistan 118,000
Pashtun Akhun Khel Pakistan 81,000
Pashtun Ali Khel Pakistan 112,000
Pashtun Alikozai Pakistan 44,000
Pashtun Andar Pakistan 14,000
Pashtun Azmat Kanore Khel Pakistan 32,000
Pashtun Babai (Babi) Pakistan 43,000
Pashtun Babikar Khel Pakistan 6,300
Pashtun Babuzai Pakistan 33,000
Pashtun Balarkhel Pakistan 49,000
 Pashtun Bangash Pakistan 377,000
Pashtun Baraki Pakistan 27,000
Pashtun Barakzai Pakistan 90,000
Pashtun Barech Pakistan 43,000
Pashtun Bhittani Pakistan 175,000
Pashtun Chagharzai Pakistan 74,000
Pashtun Dawesh Khel (Wazir) Pakistan 161,000
Pashtun Degankhel Pakistan 171,000
Pashtun Farmuli Pakistan 11,000
Pashtun Ghauri Pakistan 99,000
Pashtun Gigiani Pakistan 156,000
Pashtun Halimzai (Mohmand) Pakistan 120,000
Pashtun Hanbhi Pakistan 101,000
Pashtun Harifal Pakistan 59,000
Pashtun Hassanikhel Pakistan 34,000
Pashtun Hassanzai (Yusafzai) Pakistan 272,000
Pashtun Hotak Pakistan 9,000
Pashtun Isakzai Pakistan 31,000
Pashtun Jadun (Gadoon) Pakistan 175,000
 Pashtun Kakar Pakistan 1,397,000
Pashtun Kamalzai Pakistan 188,000
Pashtun Kasi Pakistan 55,000
Pashtun Khalil Pakistan 125,000
 Pashtun Khattak Pakistan 1,387,000
Pashtun Khetran Pakistan 22,000
Pashtun Khizarzai (Khadazai) Pakistan 319,000
Pashtun Khogiani Pakistan 23,000
Pashtun Khugiani Pakistan 26,000
Pashtun Khugiyani (Khogiani) Pakistan 10,000
 Pashtun Maliar Pakistan 226,000
Pashtun Mamozai Pakistan 125,000
 Pashtun Mandanri (Manezai) Pakistan 1,363,000
Pashtun Mishwani Pakistan 32,000
 Pashtun Mohmand Pakistan 1,157,000
Pashtun Mulla Khel Pakistan 53,000
Pashtun Musa Khel Pakistan 107,000
Pashtun Musazai Pakistan 8,800
Pashtun Nurzai Pakistan 85,000
Pashtun Omarzat Pakistan 31,000
Pashtun Orakzai Pakistan 368,000
Pashtun Painda Khel Pakistan 597,000
Pashtun Paracha Pakistan 41,000
Pashtun Qamar Khel Pakistan 20,000
Pashtun Sadozai (Popalzai) Pakistan 3,900
Pashtun Safi Pakistan 416,000
Pashtun Shilmani Pakistan 19,000
Pashtun Swati Pakistan 73,000
Pashtun Syed Khel Pakistan 159,000
Pashtun Tahirkheli Pakistan 21,000
Pashtun Taraki Pakistan 309,000
Pashtun Tarin Pakistan 863,000
Pashtun Tarkani Pakistan 544,000
Pashtun Tirahi Pakistan 28,000
Pashtun Umar Khel Pakistan 12,000
Pashtun Urmur Pakistan 67,000
Pashtun Usman Khel Pakistan 431,000
Pashtun Utman Khel Pakistan 229,000
Pashtun Utmanzai (Wazir) Pakistan 183,000
Pashtun Wardak Pakistan 18,000
 Pashtun Yusafzai Pakistan 3,554,000
Pashtun Zadran Pakistan 14,000
Pashtun Zaimukht Pakistan 255,000
Pashtun Zazi Pakistan 16,000
 Persian Pakistan 13,000
 Qassab Pakistan 1,151,000
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 5,152,000
Rajput Alpial Pakistan 129,000
 Rajput Baghel (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 80,000
 Rajput Bhatti (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 2,013,000
 Rajput Chauhan (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 1,464,000
Rajput Dhamial Pakistan 42,000
Rajput Dhanial Pakistan 54,000
Rajput Garewal (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 322,000
 Rajput Janjua (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 328,000
 Rajput Kanial Pakistan 45,000
Rajput Ketwal Pakistan 33,000
Rajput Khanzada Pakistan 47,000
Rajput Khichi Pakistan 120,000
Rajput Manu Pakistan 443,000
Rajput Maru Pakistan 54,000
Rajput Nagial Pakistan 44,000
 Rajput Satti Pakistan 226,000
Rajput Sial Pakistan 878,000
Rajput Tathial Pakistan 61,000
Rajput Tonwar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 370,000
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 78,000
 Sayyid Pakistan 6,519,000
 Shaikh Pakistan 11,782,000
 Shaikh Qureshi Pakistan 1,057,000
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 367,000
Sorozai Pakistan 57,000
 Tajik Pakistan 947,000
 Tarkhan (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 3,123,000
 Teli (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 2,982,000
 Turkmen Pakistan 159,000
Ulema (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 278,000
 Uzbek Pakistan 279,000
  Totals:  224     224

Language Alternate Names
Bannochi
Bannu
Bannuchi (Bannochi)
Mahsudi
Waciri (Waziri)
Waziri

Dialects
Bannuchi
Mahsudi
Pashtu
Waciri

Dialect Alternate Names
Bannochi
Bannu
Bannuchi
Mahsudi
Pashto Central: Bannuchi
Pashto, Central
Pashto, Central: Bannochi
Pashto, Central: Waciri
Pashtu: Bannu
Waciri
Waziri


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