PEID: 49896

ROP: 112338

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Affinity Group: South Asian Peoples

Affinity Bloc: South Asian Peoples

People Cluster: Odia

Language: Bodo Parja - (bdv)

Alternate Name(s): Jhodiya Paroja, Jhodia, Jhodia Paroja, Paroja

Primary Religion: Hinduism

Country: India

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Population: 5,200

Global Population: 5,200

PEID: 49896

ROP: 112338

Progress of the Gospel: Unengaged and Unreached

Global Status of Evangelical Christianity: Less than 2% Evangelical, No Active CP Activity

Overview: The Jhodiya of India, numbering 5,200, are Unengaged and Unreached. They are part of the Odia people cluster within the South Asian Peoples affinity bloc. This people group is only found in India. Their primary language is Bodo Parja. The primary religion practiced by the Jhodiya 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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