• PEOPLE NAME: PARACHI OF AFGHANISTAN


PEID: 23987

ROP: 107875

Download Prayer Card

Affinity Group: Central Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: Persian-Median

People Cluster: Pashtun

Language: Parachi - (prc)

Alternate Name(s):

Primary Religion: Islam - Sunni

Country: Afghanistan

Also found in:

Population: 13,000

Global Population: 13,000


PEID: 23987

ROP: 107875

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

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


Overview: The Parachi of Afghanistan, numbering 13,000, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Pashtun people cluster within the Persian-Median affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Afghanistan. Their primary language is Parachi. The primary religion practiced by the Parachi 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: Not Available

Jesus Film: Not Available

Gospel Recordings: Available

Radio Broadcast: Not Available