Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: OBC Hindu

Language: Hindi - (hin)

Alternate Name(s): South African Indian

Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: South Africa

Also found in: Bhutan; Canada; France; Germany; Guyana; Malaysia; Myanmar; Oman; Panama; Singapore; South Korea; United Kingdom; United States

Population: 1,335,000

Global Population: 3,968,700

PEID: 42180

ROP: 103789

Progress of the Gospel: No Longer Unreached

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

Overview: The Indian Hindus of South Africa, numbering 1,335,000, are No Longer Unreached. They are part of the OBC Hindu people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. Globally, this group totals 3,968,700 in 14 countries. Their primary language is Hindi. The primary religion practiced by the Indian Hindus 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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