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

Islam (87.6%)

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Arab, Saharan 217,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bambara 4,210,000 Bamanankan Islam 4.0 % 1.6 %
Banka, Bankagooma 6,700 Bankagooma Islam 0.5 % 0.1 %
 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-Sorogama 279,000 Bozo, Jenaama Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bozo-Tie 231,000 Bozo, Tieyaxo Islam 0.2 % 0.0 %
 Bozo-Tiema Ciewe 5,700 Bozo, Tiemacewe Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Deaf Unknown Tebul Sign Language Islam 1.0 % 1.0 %
Dogon, Ampari 7,800 Dogon, Ampari Islam 4.0 % 0.0 %
Dogon, Ana Tinga 600 Dogon, Ana Tinga E Ethnic Religions 12.0 % 0.2 %
Dogon, Bangi Me 2,700 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 39,000 Dogon, Bondum Dom Islam 10.0 % 0.2 %
Dogon, Bunoge 1,300 Dogon, Bunoge E Ethnic Religions 12.0 % 0.2 %
Dogon, Dogul Dom 25,000 Dogon, Dogul Dom Islam 8.0 % 0.0 %
Dogon, Donno So 72,000 Dogon, Donno So Islam 10.0 % 0.0 %
Dogon, Jamsay 205,000 Dogon, Jamsay Islam 11.0 % 0.0 %
Dogon, Mombo 38,000 Dogon, Mombo Islam 8.0 % 0.0 %
Dogon, Nanga Dama 3,200 Dogon, Nanga Dama Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Dogon, Tebul Ure 4,100 Dogon, Tebul Ure Islam 12.0 % 0.2 %
Dogon, Tene Kan 201,000 Dogon, Tene Kan Islam 10.0 % 0.0 %
Dogon, Tiranige Diga 6,300 Dogon, Tiranige Diga Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Dogon, Tommo So 90,000 Dogon, Tommo So Islam 4.0 % 1.0 %
 Dogon, Tomo Kan 210,000 Dogon, Tomo Kan E Ethnic Religions 20.0 % 3.5 %
Dogon, Toro So 79,000 Dogon, Toro So Islam 8.0 % 0.0 %
Dogon, Toro Tegu 4,600 Dogon, Toro Tegu Islam 10.0 % 0.2 %
Dogon, Yanda Dom 2,700 Dogon, Yanda Dom Islam 10.0 % 0.3 %
 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 %
 Ganadougou, Gana 136,000 Bamanankan Islam 15.0 % 0.6 %
 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 %
 Maninka, Eastern 424,000 Maninkakan, Eastern Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Maninka, Kita 472,000 Maninkakan, Kita Islam 3.0 % 0.2 %
 Maninka, Western 471,000 Maninkakan, Western Islam 2.0 % 0.2 %
 Marka, Dafing 45,000 Marka Islam 10.0 % 0.5 %
 Moor 257,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mossi, Moore 38,000 Moore E Ethnic Religions 7.0 % 0.0 %
 Pana, Sama 6,000 Pana E Ethnic Religions 2.0 % 0.0 %
Red Bobo, Bwa 243,000 Bomu Islam 5.0 % 0.0 %
Samo, Kalemse, Samoma 2,700 Kalamse E Ethnic Religions 10.0 % 1.0 %
Samo, Northwestern, Samo Matya 200 Samo, Matya E Ethnic Religions 20.0 % 8.7 %
 Samogho 122,000 Duungooma E Ethnic Religions 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Seemogo 4,500 Seeku E Ethnic Religions 17.0 % 0.1 %
 Senoufo, Central 3,500 Senoufo, Sicite Islam 5.0 % 0.2 %
 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 %
 Senoufo, Supyire 405,000 Senoufo, Supyire Islam 2.0 % 0.1 %
Senoufo, Syenara 164,000 Senoufo, Syenara E Ethnic Religions 6.0 % 1.8 %
 Siamou 28,000 Siamou E Ethnic Religions 4.0 % 0.0 %
 Songhai-Humburi Senni 23,000 Songhay, Humburi Senni Islam 0.3 % 0.0 %
 Songhai-Koyra Chini 310,000 Songhay, Koyra Chiini Islam 0.2 % 0.0 %
 Songhai-Koyraboro 498,000 Songhay, Koyraboro Senni Islam 0.2 % 0.0 %
 Soninke 1,393,000 Soninke Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Tondi Songway Kiini 4,500 Tondi Songway Kiini Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tuareg, Tamajaq 344,000 Tamajaq, Tawallammat Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tuareg, Tamasheq 452,000 Tamasheq Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tukulor, Pulaar 226,000 Pulaar Islam 0.2 % 0.0 %
 Turk 200 Turkish Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Wassulu 158,000 Bamanankan Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Wolof 60,000 Wolof Islam 0.4 % 0.0 %
 Yalunka 13,000 Yalunka Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Zerma, Dyerma 500 Zarma Islam 0.2 % 0.1 %
  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.

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