• PEOPLE NAME: SOUTHERN PUNJABI OF PAKISTAN

Affinity Group: ASAP

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Punjabi

Language: Saraiki - (skr)

Alternate Name(s): Saraiki

Primary Religion: Islam

Country: Pakistan

Also found in:

Population: 20,220,000

Global Population: 20,220,000


PEID: 6405

ROP: 109509

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

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


Overview: The Southern Punjabi of Pakistan, numbering 20,220,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the Punjabi people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in Pakistan. Their primary language is Saraiki. The primary religion practiced by the Southern Punjabi is Islam, a monotheistic religion built around the teachings of the Qur'an and of the prophet Muhammad.


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