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PEID: 41415

ROP: 111603

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Tribal - Other

Language: Mundari - (unr)

Alternate Name(s): Bhumija, Bhumij Desua, Desua Bhumij

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: India

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Population: 1,015,000

Global Population: 1,015,000

PEID: 41415

ROP: 111603

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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

Overview: The Bhumija of India, numbering 1,015,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Tribal - Other people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Mundari. The primary religion practiced by the Bhumija is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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