Continent:  Africa


Population

1,302,778,000

Number of
Countries

58

Number of People Groups

3,713

People Groups Unreached

996 (26.8%)

Population in Unreached

374,566,000

% Population in Unreached

28.8%

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Country Population People
Groups
Unreached
Groups
% Unreached
Groups
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Christian
Adherents
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed * 
Algeria 42,988,000 40 36 90.0 % 42,956,000 99.9 % Islam 0.1 % 0.1 % 874
Angola 31,798,000 63 1 1.6 % 376,000 1.2 % Christianity 91.3 % 24.1 % 8
Benin 11,767,000 63 13 20.6 % 2,203,000 18.7 % Christianity 31.6 % 7.5 % 48
Botswana 2,240,000 46 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 65.5 % 8.3 % -
Burkina Faso 20,273,000 81 27 33.3 % 5,109,000 25.2 % Islam 20.5 % 10.2 % 116
Burundi 11,458,000 12 3 25.0 % 27,000 0.2 % Christianity 92.6 % 29.9 % 3
Cameroon 25,793,000 292 17 5.8 % 3,681,000 14.3 % Christianity 52.9 % 9.2 % 81
Cape Verde 548,000 5 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 94.9 % 8.8 % -
Central African Republic 4,734,000 82 7 8.5 % 461,000 9.7 % Christianity 70.5 % 31.6 % 11
Chad 15,883,000 141 78 55.3 % 8,783,000 55.3 % Islam 26.0 % 7.6 % 210
Comoros 838,000 13 8 61.5 % 819,000 97.8 % Islam 1.8 % 0.7 % 21
Congo, Democratic Republic of 86,658,000 229 3 1.3 % 262,000 0.3 % Christianity 91.7 % 19.2 % 6
Congo, Republic of the 5,311,000 71 1 1.4 % 12,000 0.2 % Christianity 88.2 % 14.8 % 1
Côte d'Ivoire 25,649,000 109 36 33.0 % 8,560,000 33.4 % Islam 31.0 % 9.7 % 183
Djibouti 962,000 11 7 63.6 % 952,000 99.0 % Islam 0.9 % 0.1 % 23
Egypt 100,264,000 42 25 59.5 % 15,648,000 15.6 % Islam 12.7 % 4.3 % 319
Equatorial Guinea 1,337,000 18 2 11.1 % 29,000 2.1 % Christianity 89.3 % 4.7 % 2
Eritrea 3,433,000 18 10 55.6 % 1,323,000 38.5 % Islam 51.9 % 2.7 % 29
Eswatini 1,088,000 10 1 10.0 % 600 0.1 % Christianity 84.1 % 20.9 % 1
Ethiopia 111,163,000 125 36 28.8 % 32,312,000 29.1 % Christianity 59.0 % 18.1 % 656
Gabon 2,140,000 52 5 9.6 % 49,000 2.3 % Christianity 75.2 % 11.9 % 5
Gambia 2,303,000 30 16 53.3 % 1,937,000 84.1 % Islam 3.6 % 0.9 % 49
Ghana 30,331,000 111 19 17.1 % 1,594,000 5.3 % Christianity 62.4 % 25.9 % 41
Guinea 12,711,000 48 30 62.5 % 11,052,000 86.9 % Islam 4.2 % 0.7 % 234
Guinea-Bissau 1,868,000 35 19 54.3 % 883,000 47.3 % Islam 11.8 % 2.1 % 31
Kenya 52,470,000 110 32 29.1 % 5,663,000 10.8 % Christianity 78.0 % 47.6 % 128
Lesotho 2,056,000 10 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 91.2 % 13.1 % -
Liberia 4,886,000 39 5 12.8 % 535,000 10.9 % Ethnic Religions 39.9 % 12.6 % 10
Libya 6,728,000 45 32 71.1 % 6,068,000 90.2 % Islam 2.2 % 0.1 % 132
Madagascar 26,879,000 40 10 25.0 % 232,000 0.9 % Christianity 49.7 % 6.1 % 11
Malawi 18,492,000 26 4 15.4 % 2,016,000 10.9 % Christianity 75.7 % 17.0 % 42
Mali 19,579,000 74 45 60.8 % 17,932,000 91.6 % Islam 2.8 % 0.7 % 369
Mauritania 4,496,000 19 15 78.9 % 4,480,000 99.6 % Islam 0.3 % 0.1 % 97
Mauritius 1,239,000 19 8 42.1 % 108,000 8.7 % Hinduism 32.5 % 9.7 % 8
Mayotte 257,000 8 6 75.0 % 254,000 98.6 % Islam 1.6 % 0.1 % 8
Morocco 36,381,000 31 27 87.1 % 36,368,000 100.0 % Islam 0.2 % 0.1 % 728
Mozambique 30,221,000 61 9 14.8 % 1,654,000 5.5 % Christianity 52.9 % 13.3 % 34
Namibia 2,458,000 33 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 89.8 % 13.8 % -
Niger 23,250,000 37 29 78.4 % 22,839,000 98.2 % Islam 1.5 % 0.9 % 465
Nigeria 200,411,000 539 90 16.7 % 62,721,000 31.3 % Christianity 51.3 % 26.0 % 1,305
Reunion 879,000 19 7 36.8 % 57,000 6.5 % Christianity 85.6 % 6.8 % 7
Rwanda 12,508,000 12 3 25.0 % 22,000 0.2 % Christianity 88.9 % 26.2 % 3
Saint Helena 5,800 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 95.0 % 8.8 % -
São Tomé and Príncipe 214,000 6 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 86.2 % 6.0 % -
Senegal 16,218,000 56 26 46.4 % 13,183,000 81.3 % Islam 4.5 % 0.2 % 271
Seychelles 95,000 5 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 96.2 % 7.0 % -
Sierra Leone 7,775,000 29 11 37.9 % 1,362,000 17.5 % Islam 13.2 % 4.9 % 29
Somalia 15,322,000 22 20 90.9 % 15,314,000 99.9 % Islam 0.3 % 0.0 % 314
South Africa 58,429,000 65 8 12.3 % 971,000 1.7 % Christianity 77.0 % 21.0 % 21
South Sudan 11,021,000 78 7 9.0 % 500,000 4.5 % Christianity 58.3 % 11.3 % 14
Sudan 42,763,000 162 130 80.2 % 23,633,000 55.3 % Islam 5.1 % 0.4 % 508
Tanzania 57,875,000 156 31 19.9 % 5,658,000 9.8 % Christianity 51.4 % 11.0 % 122
Togo 8,032,000 56 8 14.3 % 593,000 7.4 % Christianity 45.1 % 10.9 % 14
Tunisia 11,670,000 15 12 80.0 % 11,579,000 99.2 % Islam 0.4 % 0.0 % 239
Uganda 44,167,000 68 5 7.4 % 1,106,000 2.5 % Christianity 83.5 % 33.8 % 24
Western Sahara 577,000 10 10 100.0 % 577,000 100.0 % Islam 0.0 % 0.0 % 15
Zambia 17,827,000 74 4 5.4 % 94,000 0.5 % Christianity 86.8 % 25.1 % 4
Zimbabwe 14,057,000 41 2 4.9 % 24,000 0.2 % Christianity 76.8 % 25.2 % 2
Totals:  58 1,302,778,000 3,713 996 26.8 % 374,566,000 28.8 % 15   48.0 % 15.9 % 7,876 
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