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Malayali Cluster – People Groups
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Population Least Reached Progress Scale # Peoples by Ctry # Unreached Peoples % Peoples Unreached Primary Religion Ethnic Code Photo
Ajila6,700Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Alambadi Kurichchan47,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23bP
Alambadi Kurichchan
Ambalavasi808,000Y1 22100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Arandan300Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Arasar73,0003 100.0 % ChristianityCNN23b 
Arayan199,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Ayri200Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Ayyanavar21,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Chakkan300Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Chavalakkaran25,0002 100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Chengazhi Nambiyar700Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23bP
Chengazhi Nambiyar
Cheruman (Hindu traditions)451,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Cheruman (Muslim traditions)42,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamCNN23b 
Cherumar Christian461,0003 100.0 % ChristianityCNN23b 
Chingathanar800Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Eluthassan42,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Gavara17,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Ilavan5,867,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Ilavaniyan31,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Ilavathi52,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Ilayathu32,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kadan Wayanad200Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kakkalan16,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23bP
Kakkalan
Kalandi400Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kalladi43,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kallasari9,600Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kallattu Kurup900Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kanakkan255,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kanikaran32,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23bP
Kanikaran
Kaniyan98,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Karimpalan17,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kathikkaran800Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kavuthiyan30,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Keralamuthali9,2002 100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kitaran2,900Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kolayiri900Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kollakar1,700Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kollara Karnataka300Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kootan11,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Krishnanvak59,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kundavadiga700Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kurukkal3,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Kuruman63,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Mala Kuravan1,300Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Malabar Catholic2,662,0003 100.0 % ChristianityCNN23bP
Malabar Catholic
Malai Arayan40,0002 100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Malai Vedan16,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Malakkuravan20,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Malayalar900Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Malayali1,244,0002 12325.0 % HinduismCNN23bP
Malayali
Malayan, caste46,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Malayan, tribe40,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Malayarayar4,3002 100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Malayekandi Vishavan100Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Mannan, caste136,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23bP
Mannan, caste
Mappila9,190,000Y1 22100.0 % IslamCNN23bP
Mappila
Mudugar2,100Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23zP
Mudugar
Mukkari1,900Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Mukkuvan (Christian traditions)40,0003 100.0 % ChristianityCNN23b 
Mukkuvan (Hindu traditions)153,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Mukkuvan (Muslim traditions)2,700Y1 11100.0 % IslamCNN23b 
Musari3,900Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Muthan7,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23bP
Muthan
Nair6,670,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23bP
Nair
Navait56,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamCNN25r 
Palleyan1,1002 100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Palluvan6,600Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Panikkan35,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Paniyan113,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23bP
Paniyan
Paravan128,0002 100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Pathiyan18,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Perumannan86,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Pulaya Vettuvan1,100Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Pulayan1,418,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Pulayan (Hindu traditions)1,418,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Pulayan Thanda28,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Pulayan Wayanad400Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Shabi1,700Y1 11100.0 % IslamCNN23b 
Syrian Christian3,717,0003 100.0 % ChristianityCNN23bP
Syrian Christian
Thandan252,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Thandan Palakkad6,100Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Thantapulayan5,200Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Tiyattunni400Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Ulladan21,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23bP
Ulladan
Urali72,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23bP
Urali
Valan88,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Valanchian5,300Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Vallan1,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Vannan Wayanad200Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Velakkithalanayan351,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Velan86,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Veluthadanayar200,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Vetan72,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Vettuvan182,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Viswakarma Asari699,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Viswakarma Kallan Muppan9,300Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Viswakarma Kallasari53,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Viswakarma Kollan190,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Viswakarma Thattan200,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Viswakarma Vilkurup12,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Yerava28,000Y1 11100.0 % HinduismCNN23b 
Totals:  101 Peoples 38,674,000 89 2 114 94 82.5 %  Hinduism   16
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Malayali Cluster – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 94 82.5 % 30,717,000 79.4 %
  2 - Minimally reached 13 11.4 % 975,000 2.5 %
  3 - Superficially reached 5 4.4 % 6,953,000 18.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 1 0.9 % 23,000 0.1 %
  5 - Significantly reached 1 0.9 % 6,000 0.0 %
Totals 114   38,674,000  


NOTES:
  1. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  2. % of Population in People Group:  The percentage of the population that lives in a people group at each progress level. Not every person living in an unreached people group is necessarily unreached.
Malayali Cluster – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Alambadi Kurichchan
47,000
in 1 Country


Chengazhi Nambiyar
700
in 1 Country


Kakkalan
16,000
in 1 Country


Kanikaran
32,000
in 1 Country


Malabar Catholic
2,662,000
in 1 Country


Malayali
1,244,000
in 12 Countries


Mannan, caste
136,000
in 1 Country


Mappila
9,190,000
in 2 Countries


Mudugar
2,100
in 1 Country


Muthan
7,000
in 1 Country


Nair
6,670,000
in 1 Country


Paniyan
113,000
in 1 Country


Syrian Christian
3,717,000
in 1 Country


Ulladan
21,000
in 1 Country


Urali
72,000
in 1 Country

Malayali People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Malayali Cluster – Languages
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Language
Code
Peoples-by-Ctry
Primary
Language
Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Aranadanaaf11Need?
Kanikkarankev11Need?
Kodavakfa11None
Kurichiyakfh11None
Kurumba, Bettaxub11None
Malayalammal9999Complete
Paniyapcg11None
Ravulayea11Portions
Tamiltam88Complete
Totals: 9 114 114   3 2 4 9 1
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Malayali Cluster – Religions
Values less than .3% not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity

Malayali Cluster – Details
 
Summary
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
Population 38,674,000
Peoples (by Country) 114
Gateway / Largest People Mappila
Languages 9
Largest Language Malayalam
Primary Religion Hinduism
% Professing Christian 18.8%
% Evangelical 0.0%
Cluster Progress Level 2 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 114   38,674,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 110 (96.5%) 38,537,000 (99.6%)
Unreached Peoples 94 (82.5%) 30,717,000 (79.4%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
Middle East and North Africa4(3.5%)493,000(1.3%)
North America and Caribbean2(1.8%)102,000(0.3%)
South Asia104(91.2%)37,849,000(97.9%)
South Pacific1(0.9%)6,000(0.0%)
Southeast Asia3(2.6%)224,000(0.6%)

Resources Peoples   Population  
Complete Bible 107 (93.9%) 38,391,000 (99.3%)
New Testament 107 (93.9%) 38,391,000 (99.3%)
Portions 108 (94.7%) 38,419,000 (99.3%)
Online Audio NT 107 (93.9%) 38,391,000 (99.3%)
Jesus Film 109 (95.6%) 38,532,000 (99.6%)
Gospel Recordings 114 (100.0%) 38,674,000 (100.0%)
 
Mappila

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