Country: Western Sahara

Number of People Groups

11

People Groups Unreached

10

Total Population

549,000

Unreached Population

545,000

% Christian Adherent

0.1%

% Evangelical

0.0 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Arab, Moroccan 8,200 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.2 % 0.0 %
 Bedouin, Arosien 7,100 Hassaniyya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bedouin, Tajakant 5,500 Hassaniyya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Berber, Tekna 110,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Deaf Unknown Language Unknown Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Imragen 22,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Izarguien 33,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Moor 49,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Regeibat 71,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Saharawi 239,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Spaniard 500 Spanish Christianity 77.0 % 0.0 %
  Totals:  11 546,000 10     0.1 % 0.0 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.0 %)
0.1 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
99.8 %
Non-Religious
0.0 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
19.4 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
2.8 %
Protestant
7.7 %
Roman Catholic
70.1 %
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 Western Sahara. 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 Western Sahara
  • Christian ministry in Western Sahara
  • 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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