• PEOPLE NAME: KUMAONI-SPEAKING RAJPUT OF NEPAL

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PEID: 46123

ROP: 116195

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Forward Caste - Rajput

Language: Kumaoni - (kfy)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: Nepal

Also found in: India

Population: 69,000

Global Population: 1,134,000


PEID: 46123

ROP: 116195

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Kumaoni-speaking Rajput of Nepal, numbering 69,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Forward Caste - Rajput people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,134,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Kumaoni. The primary religion practiced by the Kumaoni-speaking Rajput 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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