• PEOPLE NAME: PUNJABIS OF OMAN

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PEID: 11888

ROP: 108182

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: South Asian Sikh

Language: Panjabi - (pan)

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Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Oman

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

Population: 111,000

Global Population: 1,536,670


PEID: 11888

ROP: 108182

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Punjabis of Oman, numbering 111,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the South Asian Sikh people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,536,670 in 19 countries. Their primary language is Panjabi. The primary religion practiced by the Punjabis 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.


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