Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Other Dalit

Language: Malayalam - (mal)

Alternate Name(s): Pulayar, Cheramar, Malaipulayan

Primary Religion: Christianity - Evangelical Protestantism

Country: India

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Population: 1,485,000

Global Population: 1,485,000

PEID: 41344

ROP: 113392

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: 10% or Greater Evangelical

Overview: The Pulayan of India, numbering 1,485,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the Other Dalit people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Malayalam. The primary religion practiced by the Pulayan is Evangelical Protestantism, a worldwide trans-denominational movement within Protestant Christianity that believes the essence of the Gospel consists of the doctrine of salvation by grace alone, solely through faith in the atonement of Jesus Christ.

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Jesus Film: Available

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