• PEOPLE NAME: EASTERN PUNJABI OF MYANMAR

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PEID: 9504

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):

Primary Religion: Hinduism - Other / Marginal

Country: Myanmar

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

Population: 78,000

Global Population: 1,471,170


PEID: 9504

ROP: 108182

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Eastern Punjabi of Myanmar, numbering 78,000, are Unengaged and 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 Eastern Punjabi is Folk Hinduism, characterized by local traditions and cults of local deities worshiped at the community level.


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