The Punjabi people (Punjabi: پنجابی, ਪੰਜਾਬੀ also Panjabi people) are an Indo-Aryan ethnic group from South Asia (Pakistan and India). They come from the Punjab region, which has been home to some of the oldest civilizations in the world including one of the world's first and oldest civilizations, the Indus Valley Civilization. The Punjabi identity is usually cultural and linguistic, with Punjabis being those whose first language is Punjabi, an Indo-European dialect.
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The Punjabis came from India later they settled in Punjab region of India and later they migrated to Punjab region of Pakistan.
In 1901, the population of all Punjabi tribes was only 3 lack in all over India. The population rapid increasing now the punjabis are 3 crore in india and 15 crore in Pakistan.