• PEOPLE NAME: PUNJABIS OF BANGLADESH

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PEID: 1198

ROP: 108182

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: South Asia Sikh - Other

Language: Panjabi - (pan)

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Primary Religion: Sikhism

Country: Bangladesh

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

Population: 70

Global Population: 1,535,570


PEID: 1198

ROP: 108182

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Punjabis of Bangladesh, numbering 70, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the South Asia Sikh - Other people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 1,535,570 in 19 countries. Their primary language is Panjabi. The primary religion practiced by the Punjabis is Sikhism, a monotheistic religion founded in the Punjab region of India in the 15th century. Sikhs value truth as the highest ideal and pursue truthful living, rejecting the Indian caste system in favor of the equality of all humans.


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