• PEOPLE NAME: CHHETRI OF INDIA

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PEID: 41565

ROP: 111785

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: OBC Hindu

Language: Nepali (individual language) - (npi)

Alternate Name(s): Kshatriya, Nepali Kshatriya, Rajput

Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: India

Also found in: Nepal

Population: 17,000

Global Population: 5,107,000


PEID: 41565

ROP: 111785

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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


Overview: The Chhetri of India, numbering 17,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the OBC Hindu people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 5,107,000 in 2 countries. Their primary language is Nepali (individual language). The primary religion practiced by the Chhetri is Hinduism, the predominant religious tradition of the Indian subcontinent. There are many forms of Hinduism, each with its own deities and beliefs.


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