• PEOPLE NAME: PUNJABI OF TANZANIA

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PEID: 15024

ROP: 108182

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Punjabi

Language: Panjabi - (pan)

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Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: Tanzania

Also found in: Afghanistan; Bangladesh; Denmark; Fiji; France; Kenya; Kuwait; Malaysia; Myanmar; Nepal; Oman; Pakistan; Singapore; Sri Lanka; Thailand; United Arab Emirates; United Kingdom; United States

Population: 55,500

Global Population: 1,471,170


PEID: 15024

ROP: 108182

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity


Overview: The Punjabi of Tanzania, numbering 55,500, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Punjabi people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,471,170 in 19 countries. Their primary language is Panjabi. The primary religion practiced by the Punjabi is Hinduism, the predominant religious tradition of the Indian subcontinent. There are many forms of Hinduism, each with its own deities and beliefs.


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