• PEOPLE NAME: MARATHI OF ZIMBABWE

PEID: 15664

ROP: 106317

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: OBC Hindu

Language: Marathi - (mar)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: Zimbabwe

Also found in: Canada; India; Israel; United States

Population: 5,800

Global Population: 228,100


PEID: 15664

ROP: 106317

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Marathi of Zimbabwe, numbering 5,800, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the OBC Hindu people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 228,100 in 5 countries. Their primary language is Marathi. The primary religion practiced by the Marathi 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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