• PEOPLE NAME: EASTERN PUNJABI OF UNITED KINGDOM

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PEID: 673

ROP: 108182

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Punjabi

Language: Panjabi - (pan)

Alternate Name(s): Eastern Punjabi

Primary Religion: Other Religions - Sikhism

Country: United Kingdom

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

Population: 471,000

Global Population: 1,463,470


PEID: 673

ROP: 108182

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Eastern Punjabi of United Kingdom, numbering 471,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Punjabi people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,463,470 in 19 countries. Their primary language is Panjabi. The primary religion practiced by the Eastern Punjabi is Sikhism, a monotheistic religion founded in the fifteenth century in the Punjab regions of India and Pakistan. Sikhism advocates the pursuit of salvation through personal meditation on the name and message of God as revealed in the Adi Granth.


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