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PEID: 41606

ROP: 111948

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Other Dalit

Language: Marathi - (mar)

Alternate Name(s): Dohor, Kakkayya, Kankayya

Primary Religion: Ethnoreligion

Country: India

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Population: 163,000

Global Population: 163,000

PEID: 41606

ROP: 111948

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity

Overview: The Dhor of India, numbering 163,000, are Engaged yet 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 Marathi. The primary religion practiced by the Dhor is ethnoreligion. Ethnoreligion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.

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