• PEOPLE NAME: SANTAL OF BANGLADESH

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PEID: 1203

ROP: 108674

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Other Tribal

Language: Santali - (sat)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Christianity

Country: Bangladesh

Also found in: Bhutan; India; Nepal

Population: 190,000

Global Population: 8,361,700


PEID: 1203

ROP: 108674

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical


Overview: The Santal of Bangladesh, numbering 190,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Other Tribal people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 8,361,700 in 4 countries. Their primary language is Santali. The primary religion practiced by the Santal is Christianity, an Abrahamic monotheistic religion based on the life and teachings of Jesus of Nazareth.


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