• PEOPLE CLUSTER: OBC MUSLIM - ANSARI


QUICK FACTS:

People groups: 12

Population: 13,457,025

Unreached people groups: 11

UPG population: 13,456,800

Unengaged UPGs: 4

UUPG population: 575,200

Number of countries: 1


Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

Overview: Ansari refers to a Muslim community found mainly in India, though smaller Ansari communities are reported in Pakistan, Nepal and Bangladesh. The Varanasi District in Uttar Pradesh is regarded as the center of the community in India. The Ansaris are mainly a landlord community but some are small and medium scale farmers.

Peoples within this cluster: Ansari; Ansari-Momin, Bengali; Ansari-Momin, Bhojpuri; Ansari-Momin, Gujarati; Ansari-Momin, Hindi; Ansari-Momin, Kannada; Ansari-Momin, Marathi; Ansari-Momin, Marwari; Ansari-Momin, Sadri; Ansari-Momin, Tamil; Ansari-Momin, Telugu; Ansari-Momin, Urdu

Countries where they are found: India


People groups: 12

Population: 13,457,025

Unreached people groups: 11

UPG population: 13,456,800

Unengaged UPGs: 4

UUPG population: 575,200

Number of countries: 1