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Gakkhar in Pakistan



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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
63,000 Hindko, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % No No   

Gakkhar in Pakistan

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Country: Pakistan
Continent: Asia
Region: Asia, South
Persecution Rank:5 (Only top 50 ranked, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
10/40 Window: Yes
Population in Country:63,000
Largest Provinces:
Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (60,000)Punjab (3,200)
Total Provinces on file:2
   
 
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  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Gakkhar
People Name General: Gakkhar
Alternate People Names:
GakharKiani
Kiyaniगाक्खर
ROP3 Code: 115573
Joshua Project People ID: 19445
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 63,000
Population all Countries: 63,000
Least-Reached: Yes
   
 
Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples
People Cluster: South Asia Muslim - Other
People Name General: Gakkhar
Ethnic Code: CNN25#
Ethnic Relationships: Affinity Bloc -> People Cluster -> Peoples Ethnicity Tree
   
 
Language
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Primary Language: Hindko, Southern (20,000 Speakers)
Language Code (ISO): hnd    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Hindko, Northern (15,000)Pashto, Northern (9,200)
Punjabi, Western (6,500)Shina, Kohistani (4,900)
Urdu (3,600)Saraiki (1,500)
Kohistani, Indus (700)Shina (300)
Pashto, Central (200)
Total Languages: 10
   
 
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity0.00 %(Evangelical: 0.00 %)
Ethnic Religions0.00 % 
Hinduism0.00 % 
Islam100.00 % 
Non-Religious0.00 % 
Other / Small0.00 % 
Unknown0.00 % 
Christianity Segments:
Anglican0.00 %
Independent0.00 %
Protestant0.00 %
Orthodox0.00 %
Other Christian0.00 %
Roman Catholic0.00 %
 
(Evangelicals distributed across Christianity segments)
   
 
Progress Indicators [5]
Progress Scale[6]   Few evangelicals and few who claim to be Christians. Little, if any, history of Christianity.
Least-Reached: Yes
 
 
Bible Translation Status
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New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
 
 
Ministry Resources [7]
Audio RecordingsMegaVoice Audio Bible and Stories
Audio RecordingsAudio Bible teaching (GRN)
Film / VideoThe Prophets' Story
 
 
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Gakkhar in Pakistan

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      Gakkhar Pakistan    
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