• PEOPLE CLUSTER: GUJJAR

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QUICK FACTS:

People groups: 12

Population: 11,081,300

Unreached people groups: 12

UPG population: 11,081,300

Unengaged UPGs: 2

UUPG population: 53,500

Number of countries: 4


Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

Overview: The Gujjar are a large community of India, Pakistan, and Afghanistan. Typically engaging in agriculture or animal husbandry, the Gujjar are linguistically and religiously diverse. Their heart language is Gujari, but they speak the language of the region where they live. There are significant Muslim and Hindu Gujjar communities as well as some Sikh Gujjars.

Peoples within this cluster: Banchada; Gujar; Gujar, Muslim; Gujjar, Awadhi; Gujjar, Awadhi, Muslim; Gujjar, Haryanvi; Gujjar, Hindi; Gujjar, Marwari; Gujjar, Muslim; Gujjar, Sikh; Gujjar, Urdu

Countries where they are found: Afghanistan; India; Pakistan; United States


People groups: 12

Population: 11,081,300

Unreached people groups: 12

UPG population: 11,081,300

Unengaged UPGs: 2

UUPG population: 53,500

Number of countries: 4