People Cluster:  Bantu, Makua-Yao What is a People Cluster?

Population
31,650,000
3.2% estimated
Annual Growth Rate
People Groups (Across Countries)
32
People Groups
(by Country)
50
Unreached Groups (by Country)
11
Affinity Bloc
Cluster Progress
Progress Gauge

Map Notes
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Global
Population
Peoples
by Country
Unreached
by Country
% Unreached
Peoples
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed * 
 Chwabo 993,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Ethnic Religions 18.0% 6.0% -
 Ganda, Luganda 8,355,000 5 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 67.1% 41.7% -
Kara, Fertit 6,500 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Islam 25.0% 15.0% -
Kokola 488,000 2 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 60.0% 7.0% -
 Koti 144,000 1 1 100.0 % 144,000 100.0 %    Islam 1.2% 1.0% 3
 Lolo 338,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Ethnic Religions 35.0% 1.0% -
 Lomwe 2,483,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 55.0% 16.6% -
Lomwe, Nguru 1,028,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 85.0% 14.0% -
 Machinga 99,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Islam 13.0% 2.0% -
Maindo 44,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Ethnic Religions 23.0% 4.0% -
 Makhuwa 4,357,000 2 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 51.9% 28.1% -
 Makhuwa, Nahara 478,000 1 1 100.0 % 478,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.0% 0.0% 10
 Makhuwa-Marrevone 449,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Ethnic Religions 20.0% 0.1% -
 Makhuwa-Moniga 450,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Ethnic Religions 20.0% 2.0% -
Makhuwa-Saka 442,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Ethnic Religions 25.0% 3.0% -
 Makhuwa-Shirima 748,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Ethnic Religions 20.0% 2.0% -
 Makonde 2,314,000 4 2 50.0 % 541,000 23.4 %    Islam 8.1% 4.7% 12
 Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto 1,873,000 5 2 40.0 % 16,000 0.8 %    Ethnic Religions 12.6% 4.7% 2
 Manyawa 224,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 70.0% 6.0% -
 Marenje 603,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 85.0% 4.0% -
 Mwera 866,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Islam 31.0% 9.0% -
 Mwera, Nyasa 10,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Islam 25.0% 6.0% -
 Ndengereko 207,000 1 1 100.0 % 207,000 100.0 %    Islam 2.0% 0.7% 4
Ndonde 8,800 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Islam 20.0% 2.0% -
Ndonde Hamba 25,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Islam 10.0% 1.0% -
Ngindo 607,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Islam 22.0% 3.0% -
Nindi 200 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Ethnic Religions 30.0% 3.0% -
Sakaji, Nathembo 52,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Ethnic Religions 20.0% 0.1% -
Sundi 237,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 95.0% 18.0% -
 Takwane 378,000 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Ethnic Religions 25.0% 1.5% -
Yao, Christian 527,000 3 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %    Christianity 96.4% 4.0% -
 Yao, Muslim 2,817,000 4 4 100.0 % 2,817,000 100.0 %    Islam 1.2% 0.7% 57
Totals: 32 Peoples (across countries) 31,650,000 50 11 22.0 % 4,202,000 13.3 %    Christianity 42.8% 18.4% 88 
Download Data Data Sources Definitions
Prayer Cards


Copyright © 2018 Joshua Project.  A ministry of Frontier Ventures.