Parit Dhobi in India

The Dhobi Parit have only been reported in India
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* From latest India census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

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People Name General Dhobi Parit
People Name in Country Dhobi Parit
Natural Name Parit Dhobi
Population this Country 254,000
Population all Countries 254,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 5
Alternate Names Kamathi Parit; Lingayat Parit; Mahratta Parit; Parote; Telangi Parit
People ID 21714
ROP3 Code 118502
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 9
Largest States
Maharashtra
159,000
Karnataka
22,000
Uttar Pradesh
17,000
Bihar
15,000
Madhya Pradesh
13,000
Chhattisgarh
11,000
Jharkhand
6,400
Goa
5,100
Delhi
4,800
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 9
  Maharashtra 159,000
  Karnataka 22,000
  Uttar Pradesh 17,000
  Bihar 15,000
  Madhya Pradesh 13,000
  Chhattisgarh 11,000
  Jharkhand 6,400
  Goa 5,100
  Delhi 4,800
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Marathi (124,000 speakers)
Language Code mar   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Yes   ScriptSource Listing
Total Languages 19
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Hindi
60,000
Kannada
16,000
Konkani
15,000
Konkani, Goan
9,700
Bhojpuri
7,200
Chhattisgarhi
7,000
Khandesi
6,800
Ahirani
2,500
Maithili
1,800
Telugu
1,200
Magahi
600
Bundeli
300
Kanauji
200
Awadhi
200
Nimadi
100
Primary Language Marathi (124,000 speakers)
Language Code mar   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 19
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Hindi 60,000
  Kannada 16,000
  Konkani 15,000
  Konkani, Goan 9,700
  Bhojpuri 7,200
  Chhattisgarhi 7,000
  Khandesi 6,800
  Ahirani 2,500
  Maithili 1,800
  Telugu 1,200
  Magahi 600
  Bundeli 300
  Kanauji 200
  Awadhi 200
  Nimadi 100
People Groups Speaking Marathi
Primary Religion: Hinduism
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.76 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
99.24 %
Islam
0.00 %
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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