Mahar (Muslim traditions) in India

The Mahar (Muslim traditions) have only been reported in India
Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge
* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

Subgroups: 4

Subgroup Name Population
Potraj 111,000
Tigda 21,000
Mahobia 3,300
Catholic 500

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People Name General Mahar (Muslim traditions)
People Name in Country Mahar (Muslim traditions)
Population this Country 2,400
Population all Countries 2,400
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 1
Alternate Names महार (मुस्लिम ट्रेडिशन्स)
People ID 17613
ROP3 Code 113045
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 3
Largest States
Maharashtra
2,300
Madhya Pradesh
100
Chhattisgarh
40
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country India
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 10  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 3
  Maharashtra 2,300
  Madhya Pradesh 100
  Chhattisgarh 40
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Marathi (2,100 speakers)
Language Code mar   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 3
Secondary Languages
Urdu
200
Nimadi
Primary Language Marathi (2,100 speakers)
Language Code mar   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 3
Secondary Languages
  Urdu 200
  Nimadi 10
People Groups Speaking Marathi
Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
100.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.
Map Source People Group data: Omid. Map geography: UNESCO / GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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