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Deaf in Pakistan

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Population [2] Language Religion % Christian % Evangl Online NT Jesus Film Progress
1,652,000 Pakistan Sign Language Islam 2.45 % Unknown No No   

Deaf in Pakistan

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Introduction / History
Deaf children in Pakistan have always been educated in Deaf schools but may become educated with others soon. They are trained in speech as well as other education.

Disabled including Deaf people in Pakistan are classed as unfortunate and unable to do things properly. Mothers are closer generally to the Deaf children than the fathers are to them.

The Deaf in Pakistan have low paid jobs. The Deaf have difficulty in trusting others. Communication problems with others can cause isolation. The Deaf want to use Sign Language to help them.

Pakistani Sign Language is used. Islam is the main religion in Pakistan.

Prayer Points
* Pray that God gives the Deaf in Pakistan dreams and visions leading them to Jesus Christ.
* Pray that the Deaf realize that Jesus Christ loves them.


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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
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Ethnolinguistic Map:University of Texas or other map
  Peoples [3]
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People Name in Country: Deaf
People Name General: Deaf
ROP3 Code: 114916
Joshua Project People ID: 19007
Indigenous: Yes
Population in Country: 1,652,000
Population all Countries: 47,588,000
Least-Reached: Yes
Affinity Bloc: Deaf
People Cluster: Deaf
People Name General: Deaf
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Primary Language: Pakistan Sign Language
Language Code (ISO): pks    Ethnologue Listing
Secondary Languages:
Indian Sign Language (Unknown)
Total Languages: 2
Religion [4]
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Primary Religion: Islam
Major Religions:
Buddhism0.00 % 
Christianity2.45 %(Evangelical: Data not available)
Ethnic Religions0.02 % 
Hinduism1.60 % 
Islam95.80 % 
Non-Religious0.02 % 
Other / Small0.11 % 
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
GSEC Status:Level 0   No evangelical Christians or churches. No access to major evangelical print, audio, visual, or human resources
Bible Translation Status
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Bible Portions: Help start a Bible Translation
New Testament: None Reported
Complete Bible: None Reported
Ministry Resources [7]
Text / Printed MatterDoor International
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Deaf in Pakistan

Global                 Global
  Affinity Bloc             Global  
People Cluster
    Deaf     Asia, South    
      Deaf Pakistan    
            People-by-Country (Profile)          
            Deaf in Pakistan          
      Religion Language  
      Islam     Pakistan Sign Language  
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