• PEOPLE NAME: BANGLADESHI OF INDIA

Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Bengali

Language: Bengali - (ben)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: India

Also found in: Canada; France; Germany; Italy; Kenya; Malaysia; Myanmar; Nepal; Oman; Pakistan; Saudi Arabia; Singapore; Sri Lanka; Thailand; United Arab Emirates; United Kingdom; United States

Population: 4,230,000

Global Population: 8,692,100


PEID: 48197

ROP: 101254

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Dispersed CP Activity


Overview: The Bangladeshi of India, numbering 4,230,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bengali people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 8,692,100 in 18 countries. Their primary language is Bengali. The primary religion practiced by the Bangladeshi is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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