Country: Mali

Number of People Groups

73

People Groups Unreached

46

Total Population

16,432,000

Unreached Population

15,042,000

% Professing Christian

2.7%

% Evangelical

0.6 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

10/40 Window

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Arab, Saharan 224,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bambara 4,352,000 Bamanankan Islam 4.0 % 1.1 %
Banka, Bankagooma 6,900 Bankagooma Islam 0.5 % 0.1 %
 Bedouin, Berabish 160,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bobo Fing 30,000 Konabere E Ethnic Religions 6.0 % 2.9 %
 Bolon 9,300 Bolon Islam 3.0 % 1.5 %
 Bozo-Hain 34,000 Bozo, Kelengaxo Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bozo-Sorogama 288,000 Bozo, Jenaama Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bozo-Tie 239,000 Bozo, Tieyaxo Islam 0.2 % 0.0 %
 Bozo-Tiema Ciewe 5,900 Bozo, Tiemacewe Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 British 1,100 English Christianity 61.0 % 8.0 %
Deaf Unknown Tebul Sign Language Islam 1.0 % 1.0 %
Dogon, Ampari 8,000 Dogon, Ampari Islam 4.0 % 0.0 %
Dogon, Ana Tinga 600 Dogon, Ana Tinga E Ethnic Religions 12.0 % 0.2 %
Dogon, Bangi Me 2,800 Bangime Islam 10.0 % 0.3 %
Dogon, Bankan Tey 2,000 Dogon, Bankan Tey Islam 6.0 % 0.1 %
Dogon, Ben Tey 2,000 Dogon, Ben Tey Islam 10.0 % 0.1 %
Dogon, Bondum Dom 40,000 Dogon, Bondum Dom Islam 10.0 % 3.0 %
Dogon, Bunoge 1,300 Dogon, Bunoge E Ethnic Religions 12.0 % 0.2 %
Dogon, Dogul Dom 26,000 Dogon, Dogul Dom Islam 8.0 % 1.0 %
Dogon, Donno So 74,000 Dogon, Donno So Islam 10.0 % 2.0 %
Dogon, Jamsay 212,000 Dogon, Jamsay Islam 11.0 % 3.0 %
Dogon, Mombo 39,000 Dogon, Mombo Islam 8.0 % 2.4 %
Dogon, Nanga Dama 3,300 Dogon, Nanga Dama Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Dogon, Tebul Ure 4,200 Dogon, Tebul Ure Islam 12.0 % 0.4 %
Dogon, Tene Kan 207,000 Dogon, Tene Kan Islam 10.0 % 3.3 %
Dogon, Tiranige Diga 6,500 Dogon, Tiranige Diga Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Dogon, Tommo So 93,000 Dogon, Tommo So Islam 4.0 % 1.0 %
 Dogon, Tomo Kan 217,000 Dogon, Tomo Kan E Ethnic Religions 20.0 % 3.6 %
Dogon, Toro So 82,000 Dogon, Toro So Islam 8.0 % 3.1 %
Dogon, Toro Tegu 4,700 Dogon, Toro Tegu Islam 10.0 % 0.2 %
Dogon, Yanda Dom 2,800 Dogon, Yanda Dom Islam 10.0 % 0.3 %
 Duun, Samogo 119,000 Duungooma E Ethnic Religions 0.0 % 0.0 %
 French 16,000 French Christianity 63.0 % 1.0 %
 Fula Jalon 94,000 Pular Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Fulani, Maasina 1,196,000 Fulfulde, Maasina Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Fulbe Jeeri 69,000 Pulaar Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Ganadougou, Gana 140,000 Bamanankan Islam 15.0 % 0.6 %
 Idaksahak 120,000 Tadaksahak Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jahanka 6,800 Jahanka Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jotoni, Jowulu 15,000 Jowulu E Ethnic Religions 2.0 % 0.4 %
 Jula, Dyula 94,000 Jula Islam 0.5 % 0.0 %
 Kagoro 39,000 Kagoro E Ethnic Religions 0.5 % 0.1 %
 Khasonke 718,000 Xaasongaxango Islam 2.5 % 0.6 %
Kurumfe, Fulse 6,300 Koromfe E Ethnic Religions 13.0 % 1.0 %
 Maninka, Eastern 439,000 Maninkakan, Eastern Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Maninka, Kita 488,000 Maninkakan, Kita Islam 3.0 % 0.2 %
 Maninka, Western 487,000 Maninkakan, Western Islam 2.0 % 0.2 %
 Marka, Dafing 47,000 Marka Islam 10.0 % 0.5 %
 Moor 265,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mossi, Moore 39,000 Moore E Ethnic Religions 7.0 % 1.8 %
 Pana, Sama 6,200 Pana E Ethnic Religions 2.0 % 0.0 %
Red Bobo, Bwa 251,000 Bomu Islam 5.0 % 0.0 %
Samo, Kalemse, Samoma 2,800 Kalamse E Ethnic Religions 10.0 % 1.0 %
 Seemogo 4,700 Seeku E Ethnic Religions 17.0 % 0.1 %
 Senoufo, Central 3,600 Senoufo, Sicite Islam 5.0 % 0.2 %
 Senoufo, Mamara 1,157,000 Senoufo, Mamara Islam 2.0 % 1.0 %
 Senoufo, Shempire 17,000 Senoufo, Shempire E Ethnic Religions 6.0 % 0.4 %
 Senoufo, Supyire 419,000 Senoufo, Supyire Islam 2.0 % 0.6 %
Senoufo, Syenara 169,000 Senoufo, Syenara E Ethnic Religions 6.0 % 1.8 %
 Siamou 29,000 Siamou E Ethnic Religions 4.0 % 0.0 %
 Songhai-Humburi Senni 24,000 Songhay, Humburi Senni Islam 0.3 % 0.0 %
 Songhai-Koyra Chini 320,000 Songhay, Koyra Chiini Islam 0.2 % 0.0 %
 Songhai-Koyraboro 514,000 Songhay, Koyraboro Senni Islam 0.2 % 0.0 %
 Soninke 1,440,000 Soninke Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Tondi Songway Kiini 4,600 Tondi Songway Kiini Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tuareg, Tamajaq 355,000 Tamajaq, Tawallammat Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tuareg, Tamasheq 467,000 Tamasheq Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tukulor, Pulaar 233,000 Pulaar Islam 0.2 % 0.0 %
 Wassulu 163,000 Bamanankan Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Wolof 62,000 Wolof Islam 0.4 % 0.0 %
 Yalunka 14,000 Yalunka Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Zerma, Dyerma 600 Zarma Islam 0.2 % 0.1 %
  Totals:  73 16,432,000 46     2.7 % 0.6 %  
  Unclassified / Other Individuals: 69,000  
  UN Country Population (2015) 16,501,000  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.6 %)
2.7 %
Ethnic Religions
9.5 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
87.6 %
Non-Religious
0.2 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.1 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.2 %
Protestant
23.4 %
Roman Catholic
74.7 %
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.

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