• PEOPLE NAME: MARATHI-SPEAKING MAHRATTA OF INDIA

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PEID: 46072

ROP: 112978

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: OBC Hindu - Mahratta

Language: Marathi - (mar)

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Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: India

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Population: 27,750,000

Global Population: 27,750,000


PEID: 46072

ROP: 112978

Progress of the Gospel: Engaged yet Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, Dispersed CP Activity


Overview: The Marathi-speaking Mahratta of India, numbering 27,750,000, are Engaged yet Unreached. They are part of the OBC Hindu - Mahratta people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Marathi. The primary religion practiced by the Marathi-speaking Mahratta is Hinduism, the predominant religious tradition of the Indian subcontinent. There are many forms of Hinduism, each with its own deities and beliefs.


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