• PEOPLE NAME: DEHA OF INDIA

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PEID: 42068

ROP: 111908

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Hindi

Language: Haryanvi - (bgc)

Alternate Name(s): Dhaya, Dhea

Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Country: India

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Population: 33,000

Global Population: 33,000


PEID: 42068

ROP: 111908

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Deha of India, numbering 33,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Hindi people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Haryanvi. The primary religion practiced by the Deha is ethnic religion. Ethnic religion is deeply rooted in a people's ethnic identity and conversion essentially equates to cultural assimilation.


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