Country: Mali

Number of People Groups

74

People Groups Unreached

47

Total Population

15,964,000

Unreached Population

14,560,000

% Christian Adherent

2.7%

% Evangelical

0.6 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Bambara 4,210,000 Bamanankan Islam 4.0 % 1.6 %
 Bedouin, Berabish 155,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bobo Fing 29,000 Konabere E Ethnic Religions 6.0 % 2.9 %
 Bolon 9,000 Bolon Islam 3.0 % 1.5 %
 Bozo-Hain 33,000 Bozo, Kelengaxo Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bozo-Tie 231,000 Bozo, Tieyaxo Islam 0.2 % 0.0 %
 Dogon, Tomo Kan 210,000 Dogon, Tomo Kan E Ethnic Religions 20.0 % 3.5 %
 French 15,000 French Christianity 63.0 % 1.0 %
 Fula Jalon 90,000 Pular Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Fulani, Maasina 1,157,000 Fulfulde, Maasina Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Fulbe Jeeri 67,000 Pulaar Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Idaksahak 116,000 Tadaksahak Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jahanka 6,500 Jahanka Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jotoni, Jowulu 15,000 Jowulu E Ethnic Religions 2.0 % 0.4 %
 Jula, Dyula 90,000 Jula Islam 0.5 % 0.0 %
 Kagoro 38,000 Kagoro E Ethnic Religions 0.5 % 0.1 %
 Khasonke 695,000 Xaasongaxango Islam 2.5 % 0.6 %
Kurumfe, Fulse 6,100 Koromfe E Ethnic Religions 13.0 % 7.0 %
Red Bobo, Bwa 243,000 Bomu Islam 5.0 % 0.0 %
 Senoufo, Mamara, Bamana 1,120,000 Senoufo, Mamara Islam 2.0 % 0.4 %
 Senoufo, Shempire 16,000 Senoufo, Shempire E Ethnic Religions 6.0 % 0.4 %
  Totals:  74 15,904,000 47     2.7 % 0.6 %  

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
74.8 %
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 Mali. 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 Mali
  • Christian ministry in Mali
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • Christian discipleship
  • Short term Christian missions
  • Long term Christian missions
  • Urban ministries
  • Christian media opportunities
  • Bible translation opportunities
  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches


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