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PEID: 41244

ROP: 111565

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Bhil

Language: Bhili - (bhb)

Alternate Name(s): Bhagal, Bhilala, Barela, Dholi-Bhil, Dungri Bhil, Mewasi Bhil, Rawal Bhil,

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: India

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Population: 20,500,000

Global Population: 20,500,000

PEID: 41244

ROP: 111565

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Bhil of India, numbering 20,500,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Bhil people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Bhili. The primary religion practiced by the Bhil is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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