Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Other South Asian

Language: Tamil - (tam)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Christmas Island

Also found in: Antigua and Barbuda; Australia; Brunei; Japan; New Zealand; Portugal; South Korea; Spain; United Kingdom

Population: 50

Global Population: 2,521,850

PEID: 47510

ROP: 115527

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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

Overview: The Indo-Pakistani of Christmas Island, numbering 50, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Other South Asian people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 2,521,850 in 10 countries. Their primary language is Tamil. The primary religion practiced by the Indo-Pakistani is Sunni Islam, the largest branch of Islam. Sunni Muslims follow the teachings of the Qur'an and consider the first four caliphs to be the rightful successors of Muhammad.

Bible Translations: Available

Jesus Film: Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available