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PEID: 41266

ROP: 111988

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Dusadh - Dalit

Language: Bhojpuri - (bho)

Alternate Name(s): Dhari, Dharbi, Dharhi, Paswan

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: India

Also found in: Nepal

Population: 7,250,000

Global Population: 7,470,000

PEID: 41266

ROP: 111988

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 5% or Greater but Less than 10% Evangelical

Overview: The Dusadh of India, numbering 7,250,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Dusadh - Dalit people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 7,470,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Bhojpuri. The primary religion practiced by the Dusadh is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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