Pashtun Ghilzai in Pakistan


Population
Main Language
Largest Religion
Christian
Evangelical
Progress
Progress Gauge
* From latest Pakistan census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.

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People Name General Pashtun Ghilzai
People Name in Country Pashtun Ghilzai
Population this Country 530,000
Population all Countries 569,000
Total Countries 2
Indigenous Yes
Progress Scale 1
Unreached Yes
Frontier People Group Yes
Pioneer Workers Needed 11
Alternate Names
People ID 22163
ROP3 Code 119181
Country Pakistan
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 5  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States on file 6
Largest States
Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa
175,000
Balochistan
174,000
Sindh
104,000
Punjab
70,000
Islamabad
3,900
Azad Kashmir
2,400
Specialized Website South Asia Peoples
Country Pakistan
Region Asia, South
Continent Asia
10/40 Window Yes
National Bible Society Website
Persecution Rank 5  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Total States 6
  Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa 175,000
  Balochistan 174,000
  Sindh 104,000
  Punjab 70,000
  Islamabad 3,900
  Azad Kashmir 2,400
Website South Asia Peoples
Primary Language Pashto, Central (233,000 speakers)
Language Code pst   Ethnologue Listing
Language Written Unknown
Total Languages 17
Secondary Languages
(only 15 largest shown)
Pashto, Northern
192,000
Pashto, Southern
97,000
Urdu
38,000
Punjabi, Western
35,000
Saraiki
22,000
Sindhi
14,000
Hindko, Northern
8,100
Balochi, Eastern
3,900
Pahari-Potwari
2,300
Balochi, Western
2,200
Khowar
1,200
Waneci
1,000
Hindko, Southern
600
Balochi, Southern
100
Kohistani, Indus
60
Primary Language Pashto, Central (233,000 speakers)
Language Code pst   Ethnologue Listing
Total Languages 17
Secondary Languages (only 15 largest shown)
  Pashto, Northern 192,000
  Pashto, Southern 97,000
  Urdu 38,000
  Punjabi, Western 35,000
  Saraiki 22,000
  Sindhi 14,000
  Hindko, Northern 8,100
  Balochi, Eastern 3,900
  Pahari-Potwari 2,300
  Balochi, Western 2,200
  Khowar 1,200
  Waneci 1,000
  Hindko, Southern 600
  Balochi, Southern 100
  Kohistani, Indus 60
People Groups Speaking Pashto, Central

Primary Language:  Pashto, Central

Bible Translation Status:  Translation Needed

Resource Type Resource Name
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / Video God's Love Story
General General Ministry Resources
Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religion Percent *
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.00 %)
0.00 %
Ethnic Religions
0.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
100.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %
* From latest Pakistan census data.
Current Christian values may substantially differ.
Map Source People Group data: Omid. Map geography: UNESCO / GMI. Map Design: Joshua Project  
Data Sources Data is compiled from various sources. Read more


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