• PEOPLE CLUSTER: OBC MUSLIM - RAJPUT



QUICK FACTS:

People groups: 5

Population: 10,305,000

Unreached people groups: 5

UPG population: 10,305,000

Unengaged UPGs: 0

UUPG population: 0

Number of countries: 2


Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

Overview: Muslim Rajput are concentrated in Jammu & Kashmir, Uttar Pradesh, Rajasthan, Haryana and Gujarati. They converted from Hinduism to Islam during the regime of Mohammad Shah Bangash in the 18th century. The Muslim Rajput are endogamous and preferr to marry among the Syed, Sheikh, Mughal and Pathan communities.

  -- K. S. Singh, People of India, Volume VI. India's Communities N-Z. Delhi: Oxford University Press (1998), pp. 2960-2961

Peoples within this cluster: Rajput, Kashmiri; Rajput, Sindhi; Rajput, Urdu

Countries where they are found: India; Pakistan


People groups: 5

Population: 10,305,000

Unreached people groups: 5

UPG population: 10,305,000

Unengaged UPGs: 0

UUPG population: 0

Number of countries: 2