Parit Dhobi in India

The Dhobi Parit have only been reported in India
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Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
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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 298,000
Population all Countries 298,000
Total Countries 1
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 6
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
186,000
Karnataka
26,000
Uttar Pradesh
20,000
Bihar
18,000
Madhya Pradesh
15,000
Chhattisgarh
13,000
Jharkhand
7,500
Goa
6,000
Delhi
5,600
Districts Interactive map, listing and data download
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 186,000
  Karnataka 26,000
  Uttar Pradesh 20,000
  Bihar 18,000
  Madhya Pradesh 15,000
  Chhattisgarh 13,000
  Jharkhand 7,500
  Goa 6,000
  Delhi 5,600
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 Language:  Marathi

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Bible-Portions Yes  (1807-1957)
Bible-New Testament Yes  (1811-1982)
Bible-Complete Yes  (1821-2019)
Bible-NT Audio Online
Bible-NT Text Online
Possible Print Bibles
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Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online New Testament
Audio Recordings Online Scripture / Bible
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio
Film / Video Following Jesus video
Film / Video God's Story video
Film / Video Indigitube.tv Video / Animation
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Marathi
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels
Film / Video Magdalena video
Film / Video My Last Day video, anime
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children
General Biblical answers to your questions
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Gospel resources links
General Gospel website in this language
General Zúme Training
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