• PEOPLE CLUSTER: MALAYALI



QUICK FACTS:

People groups: 21

Population: 14,108,150

Unreached people groups: 21

UPG population: 14,108,150

Unengaged UPGs: 14

UUPG population: 205,650

Number of countries: 1


Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

Overview: Malayali is a term that refers to the native speakers of Malayalam, the state language of Kerala, India. The Malayali people cluster encompasses a number of diverse people groups whose primary relationship is linguistic, although it includes some groups who maintain Malayali cultural traditions though no speaking the Malayalam language.

Peoples within this cluster: Allar; Arayavathi; Brahman, Malayalam; Kalanady; Keralite; Kidaran; Marassari; Muttatu; Nulayar; Tachanad Mupan; Thattan; Thulukkan; Valinjiyar; Variyar; Velar; Vilkurup; Vishavan; Wayanadan Chetty; Wayanadan Kader; Wayanadan Pathiyan; Wayanadan Pulayan

Countries where they are found: India


People groups: 21

Population: 14,108,150

Unreached people groups: 21

UPG population: 14,108,150

Unengaged UPGs: 14

UUPG population: 205,650

Number of countries: 1