Country: Chad

Number of People Groups

140

People Groups Unreached

72

Total Population

13,389,000

Unreached Population

6,673,000

% Christian Adherent

35.8%

% Evangelical

11.0 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Abu Sharib 63,000 Mararit Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Babalia 9,200 Arabic, Babalia Creole Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Baggara, Dekakire 13,000 Arabic, Chadian Spoken Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Baggara, Hemat 22,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Banana, Mussei 282,000 Musey Christianity 77.0 % 31.0 %
Banda 110,000 Banda, West Central Christianity 75.0 % 15.0 %
Barein 9,500 Barein E Ethnic Religions 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Barma, Bagirmi 104,000 Bagirmi Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bediondo Mbai 147,000 Bedjond Christianity 77.0 % 23.0 %
Bernde 7,400 Morom Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Besme, Huner 2,900 Besme E Ethnic Religions 40.0 % 8.0 %
Bideyat, Beri 7,000 Zaghawa Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bidio 45,000 Bidiyo Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bilala 185,000 Naba Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Birgid 20,000 Birgit Islam 0.1 % 0.1 %
Bolgo 4,200 Bolgo Islam 30.0 % 18.0 %
Bon Gula 2,500 Bon Gula Islam 12.0 % 10.0 %
Boor 200 Boor Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bua 18,000 Bua E Ethnic Religions 0.1 % 0.1 %
 Buduma, Kuri Islander 120,000 Buduma Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bulgeda 43,000 Kanuri, Tumari Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Dagba 13,000 Dagba E Ethnic Religions 30.0 % 15.0 %
Daju, Bokoruge 114,000 Daju, Dar Sila Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Dangaleat 87,000 Dangaleat Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Fanya, Fagnia 2,300 Fania Islam 0.1 % 0.1 %
Fongoro 3,100 Fongoro Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 French 13,000 French Christianity 76.0 % 0.3 %
 Fulani, Adamawa 200,000 Fulfulde, Adamawa Islam 0.2 % 0.1 %
 Fulani, Bagirmi 31,000 Fulfulde, Bagirmi Islam 0.2 % 0.2 %
 Fulani, Nigerian 67,000 Fulfulde, Nigerian Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Fur 23,000 Fur Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Gablai, Kabalai 42,000 Kabalai Christianity 63.0 % 20.0 %
Gabri, Gabere 62,000 Gabri E Ethnic Religions 49.0 % 33.0 %
Gadang 5,200 Gadang Islam 7.0 % 5.0 %
Gidar 27,000 Gidar E Ethnic Religions 32.0 % 21.0 %
 Gor 117,000 Gor Christianity 81.0 % 10.0 %
Gori 1,400 Laal Islam 10.0 % 7.0 %
Goulai, Goulei 380,000 Gulay Christianity 88.0 % 36.0 %
Gula Iro, Goula 8,600 Gula Iro Christianity 41.0 % 16.0 %
Gula, Sara Gula 19,000 Gula Islam 20.0 % 10.0 %
 Hausa 232,000 Hausa Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Jaya 5,100 Jaya Islam 0.3 % 0.1 %
Jegu 3,500 Jonkor Bourmataguil Islam 0.1 % 0.1 %
Jongor, Dionkor, Migaama 36,000 Migaama Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kaba 43,000 Kaba Christianity 60.0 % 26.0 %
Kaba Demi 93,000 Kaba Deme, Sara Christianity 69.9 % 39.0 %
Kaba Na 81,000 Kaba Naa, Sara Christianity 74.0 % 28.0 %
Kabba-Laka 136,000 Laka Christianity 86.0 % 33.0 %
Kajakse 31,000 Kajakse Islam 0.1 % 0.0 %
 Kanembu 622,000 Kanembu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kanuri, Yerwa, Beriberi 140,000 Kanuri, Central Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Karang 2,200 Karang E Ethnic Religions 8.0 % 5.0 %
Kendeje 3,400 Kendeje Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kenga, Kenge 82,000 Kenga Islam 0.3 % 0.1 %
 Kera 103,000 Kera Christianity 65.0 % 37.0 %
Kibet 57,000 Kibet Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kim, Garap, Kolobo 36,000 Kim Christianity 62.0 % 30.0 %
 Kimre 29,000 Kimre Christianity 59.0 % 38.0 %
Koke 1,400 Koke E Ethnic Religions 49.0 % 30.0 %
Kotoko, Lagwan 100 Lagwan Islam 0.1 % 0.1 %
Kotoko, Malgbe 100 Malgbe Christianity 70.0 % 12.0 %
Kotoko, Mser 100 Mser Islam 0.2 % 0.1 %
Kreda 118,000 Dazaga Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kujarge 3,100 Kujarge Islam 0.1 % 0.1 %
 Kuka 103,000 Naba Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kuo, Koh 15,000 Kuo E Ethnic Religions 25.0 % 16.0 %
Kurumi, Kulfe 9,100 Kulfa E Ethnic Religions 25.0 % 20.0 %
Kwang 39,000 Kwang Christianity 73.0 % 28.0 %
Maba, Mabangi 399,000 Maba Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mahamid 22,000 Arabic, Chadian Spoken Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Majera 100 Majera Islam 0.1 % 0.0 %
 Mimi, Amdang 74,000 Amdang Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Ndam, Dam 17,000 Ndam Islam 0.1 % 0.1 %
 Tubu, Daza 386,000 Dazaga Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
  Totals:  140 12,214,000 72     35.8 % 11.0 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 11.0 %)
35.8 %
Ethnic Religions
8.9 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
54.6 %
Non-Religious
0.0 %
Other / Small Religions
0.7 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
8.3 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
16.7 %
Protestant
51.2 %
Roman Catholic
23.7 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the People Group who lives in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by People Group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

Networking Possibilities

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There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Chad. Internet searches are probably the best way to find these organizations. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in Chad
  • Christian ministry in Chad
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • Christian discipleship
  • Short term Christian missions
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  • Urban ministries
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