Country: Cameroon

Number of People Groups

292

People Groups Unreached

15 (5.1%)

Total Population

23,756,000

Unreached Population

3,536,000 (14.9%)

% Professing Christian

53.0%

% Evangelical

8.44 %

Largest Religion

Literacy Rate

71 %

10/40 Window

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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Abo 19,000 19,000 Bankon Christianity 70.00 % 2.50 %
 Aghem, Wum 44,000 44,000 Aghem Christianity 75.00 % 7.00 %
 Akum 2,200 3,000 Akum Christianity 62.00 % 8.00 %
Amasi, Banta 8,500 8,500 Manta Christianity 73.00 % 1.50 %
Ambele 8,800 8,800 Ambele Christianity 69.00 % 6.00 %
 Arab, Shuwa, Baggara 173,000 3,182,000 Arabic, Chadian Spoken Islam 0.02 % 0.02 %
 Arab, Turku 12,000 51,000 Arabic, Sudanese Creole Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Atong 6,900 6,900 Atong Christianity 62.00 % 0.30 %
Awing 31,000 31,000 Awing Christianity 73.00 % 7.00 %
Baba 34,000 34,000 Baba Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 %
 Babanki 48,000 48,000 Babanki Christianity 73.00 % 3.00 %
Badwe'e 19,000 19,000 Koonzime Christianity 73.00 % 7.00 %
Bafanji 22,000 22,000 Bafanji Christianity 73.00 % 1.50 %
Bafaw, Bafo 23,000 23,000 Bafaw-Balong Christianity 75.00 % 2.50 %
Bafia, Bekpak 124,000 124,000 Bafia Christianity 69.00 % 11.00 %
Bafumen, Mmen 56,000 56,000 Mmen Christianity 73.00 % 3.00 %
Bakaka 52,000 52,000 Bakaka Christianity 75.00 % 15.00 %
Bakoko, Basoo 134,000 134,000 Bakoko Christianity 70.00 % 2.50 %
Bakole, Bamusso 800 800 Bakole Christianity 74.00 % 1.00 %
 Bakossi, Akoose 161,000 161,000 Akoose Christianity 70.00 % 10.00 %
 Bakoum 16,000 16,000 Kwakum Christianity 70.00 % 2.50 %
Bakwele, Bakwili 1,500 19,000 Bekwel Christianity 66.00 % 0.40 %
Bali, Mungaka 135,000 135,000 Mungaka Christianity 69.00 % 6.00 %
Balo 3,700 3,700 Balo Christianity 66.00 % 3.00 %
Bamali, Ngoobechop 14,000 14,000 Bamali Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 %
 Bambalang 39,000 39,000 Bambalang Christianity 74.00 % 3.00 %
Bambili 26,000 26,000 Bambili-Bambui Christianity 70.00 % 3.00 %
Bamenyam, Bagam 7,600 7,600 Bamenyam Christianity 74.00 % 5.00 %
Bamileke-Bakwa, Bakoa 1,900 1,900 Kwa' Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 %
Bamileke-Bamenjou 270,000 270,000 Ghomala Christianity 75.00 % 7.00 %
Bamileke-Bandjoun, Ghomala 747,000 747,000 Ghomala Christianity 74.00 % 8.00 %
 Bamileke-Batcham 392,000 392,000 Ngiemboon Christianity 76.00 % 6.00 %
Bamileke-Fefe, Bafang 332,000 332,000 Fefe Christianity 75.00 % 5.00 %
Bamileke-Medumba 435,000 435,000 Medumba Christianity 74.00 % 10.00 %
Bamileke-Ndanda 21,000 21,000 Ndanda Christianity 76.00 % 3.50 %
Bamileke-Ngombale, Babadjou 88,000 88,000 Ngombale Christianity 74.00 % 5.00 %
Bamileke-Tchang 607,000 607,000 Yemba Christianity 72.00 % 8.00 %
 Bamukumbit 16,000 16,000 Bamukumbit Christianity 76.00 % 5.00 %
Banagere, Iyon 38,000 38,000 Mesaka Christianity 72.00 % 6.00 %
Banana, Mussei 49,000 381,000 Musey Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 12.00 %
Bangandu 8,400 9,600 Bangandu Christianity 69.00 % 3.00 %
Bango 6,700 6,700 Nubaca Christianity 62.00 % 0.40 %
Bangolan 18,000 18,000 Bangolan Christianity 72.00 % 2.00 %
Barombi, Lambi 4,700 4,700 Barombi Christianity 73.00 % 3.00 %
Bassa 618,000 618,000 Basaa Christianity 73.00 % 13.00 %
 Bassar, Ntcham 2,600 368,000 Ntcham Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 1.50 %
Bassossi, Sosi 7,600 7,600 Bassossi Christianity 72.00 % 3.00 %
Batangan 16,000 31,000 Batanga Christianity 74.00 % 8.00 %
Bate, Bata 13,000 287,000 Bata Islam 15.00 % 8.00 %
Bati, Bush Bati 2,600 2,600 Bati Christianity 74.00 % 3.00 %
Baya, Gbaya 358,000 685,000 Gbaya, Northwest Christianity 63.00 % 20.00 %
Beba 4,700 4,700 Beba Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 2.00 %
Bebe 4,000 4,000 Naami Christianity 61.00 % 0.40 %
Bebele 88,000 88,000 Bebele Christianity 70.00 % 2.40 %
Bebil 12,000 12,000 Bebil Christianity 69.00 % 0.70 %
 Becheve 15,000 19,000 Iceve-Maci Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 10.00 %
Beezen 700 700 Beezen Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 0.30 %
 Belip 17,000 17,000 Elip Christianity 50.00 % 0.70 %
Benyi, Mmala 14,000 14,000 Mmaala Christianity 69.00 % 0.60 %
 Betsinga, Sanaga 70,000 70,000 Tuki Christianity 75.00 % 7.00 %
Biba-Befang 4,900 4,900 Befang Christianity 74.00 % 3.00 %
Bikele-Bikay 27,000 27,000 Kol Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 %
Bitare 9,900 76,000 Bitare Christianity 74.00 % 7.00 %
Bobe 1,900 1,900 Bubia Christianity 70.00 % 1.50 %
Bokwa-Kendem 2,400 2,400 Kendem Christianity 66.00 % 2.00 %
 Bokyi, Boki 6,700 257,000 Bokyi Christianity 73.00 % 5.00 %
Bomboko 7,700 7,700 Wumboko Christianity 66.00 % 1.50 %
Bomwali 10,000 53,000 Bomwali Christianity 69.00 % 1.00 %
Bonkeng 4,900 4,900 Bonkeng Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 4.00 %
 Bu 300 300 Mundabli Christianity 62.00 % 0.30 %
Bulu Fang 1,144,000 1,149,000 Bulu Christianity 72.00 % 9.00 %
Bulu-Ewondo Creole 51,000 51,000 Ewondo Christianity 68.00 % 7.00 %
Bum 35,000 35,000 Bum Christianity 74.00 % 20.00 %
Busam 2,500 2,500 Busam Christianity 70.00 % 1.50 %
 Buwal 11,000 11,000 Buwal Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.20 %
Cala 13,000 13,000 Caka Christianity 70.00 % 1.30 %
Cameroonian Creole 1,490,000 1,500,000 Pidgin, Cameroon Christianity 67.00 % 16.00 %
Cameroonian Creole, Detribalized 1,457,000 1,462,000 French Christianity 67.00 % 14.00 %
Chamba Daka, Samba Daka 26,000 196,000 Samba Daka Christianity 50.00 % 4.00 %
Chamba Leko 47,000 146,000 Samba Leko Islam 40.56 % 9.00 %
 Chinese, general 2,800 8,449,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 %
Cung 3,200 3,200 Chungmboko Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 %
Cuvok 13,000 13,000 Cuvok Christianity 46.80 % 4.00 %
 Daba, Daba Kola 32,000 34,000 Daba Islam 7.00 % 1.50 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Language unknown Christianity 54.00 % 9.00 %
Dek 4,700 4,700 Dek Islam 33.00 % 0.80 %
 Denya, Anyang 30,000 30,000 Denya Christianity 70.00 % 12.00 %
 Dghwede 4,400 73,000 Dghwede Islam 30.00 % 25.00 %
Dii, Yag Dii 126,000 126,000 Dii Christianity 45.00 % 1.30 %
Dimbong 300 300 Dimbong Christianity 55.00 % 1.00 %
Djanti, Tibea 2,900 2,900 Tibea Christianity 69.00 % 0.60 %
Dowayayo, Namshi 44,000 44,000 Doyayo Ethnic Religions 26.00 % 2.00 %
Duala, Uli 236,000 236,000 Duala Christianity 76.00 % 14.00 %
Dugun, Saa 12,000 12,000 Dugun Christianity 46.80 % 5.00 %
Dugwor 8,100 8,100 Dugwor Islam 25.00 % 0.10 %
Dumbule 100 100 Mbule Christianity 50.00 % 1.00 %
Duupa, Nduupa 10,000 10,000 Duupa Islam 40.00 % 5.00 %
Dzodinka 4,000 8,200 Dzodinka Christianity 62.00 % 0.40 %
Efai 1,000 11,000 Efai Christianity 94.00 % 6.00 %
Efik, Calabari 16,000 650,000 Efik Christianity 62.00 % 16.00 %
 Ejagham, Ekoi 85,000 192,000 Ejagham Christianity 74.00 % 12.00 %
Eman 1,700 1,700 Eman Christianity 62.00 % 0.30 %
English-Speaking, general 5,300 44,000 English Christianity 65.00 % 8.00 %
 Esimbi 25,000 25,000 Esimbi Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 20.00 %
Eton 140,000 140,000 Eton Christianity 74.00 % 4.00 %
Evand 1,800 17,000 Evant Christianity 66.00 % 0.50 %
 Ewondo, Beti 1,860,000 1,860,000 Ewondo Christianity 71.00 % 18.00 %
 Fali 30,000 59,000 Bana Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 4.00 %
Fali of Jibu, Ziziliveken 300 7,500 Zizilivakan Islam 10.00 % 2.00 %
Fali, North 43,000 43,000 Fali, North Islam 3.00 % 2.00 %
Fali, South 54,000 54,000 Fali, South Islam 12.00 % 1.50 %
Fang 3,900 3,900 Fang Christianity 61.00 % 3.00 %
Fang, Ntum 170,000 1,221,000 Fang Christianity 74.00 % 5.00 %
 French 40,000 49,460,000 French Christianity 59.00 % 0.30 %
 Fulani, Adamawa 2,335,000 4,750,000 Fulfulde, Adamawa Islam 1.40 % 1.20 %
 Fulani, Nigerian 202,000 13,466,000 Fulfulde, Nigerian Islam 0.05 % 0.04 %
 Fulbe-Gey 3,700 3,700 Fulfulde, Adamawa Islam 0.20 % 0.10 %
 Fut, Bafut 117,000 117,000 Bafut Christianity 74.00 % 6.00 %
 Gavar, Gouwar 11,000 11,000 Gavar Islam 8.00 % 1.80 %
Gbaya, Mbadomo 31,000 31,000 Gbaya-Mbodomo Christianity 62.00 % 1.00 %
Gbaya-Mum 6,500 6,500 Gbaya, Northwest Christianity 61.00 % 4.00 %
Gidar 145,000 177,000 Gidar Islam 25.00 % 6.00 %
Gimme, Kompara 8,200 8,200 Gimme Islam 15.00 % 2.00 %
Gimnime, Kadam 7,700 7,700 Gimnime Islam 15.00 % 2.00 %
Giziga, North 54,000 54,000 Giziga, North Christianity 59.00 % 6.00 %
Giziga, South 124,000 124,000 Giziga, South Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 1.30 %
 Glavda, Guelebda 7,800 54,000 Glavda Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 10.00 %
 Greek 4,700 10,780,000 Greek Christianity 74.00 % 0.20 %
Gude, Cheke 75,000 228,000 Gude Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 5.00 %
Guduf, Gudupe 4,800 96,000 Guduf-Gava Islam 40.00 % 2.50 %
 Gyele 5,200 5,200 Gyele Ethnic Religions 46.80 % 2.00 %
 Hausa 357,000 40,339,000 Hausa Islam 0.10 % 0.08 %
Hide, Xedi 40,000 46,000 Hdi Islam 20.00 % 12.00 %
Hijuk 800 800 Hijuk Christianity 62.00 % 0.40 %
 Hina 19,000 19,000 Mina Islam 15.00 % 2.00 %
Hya 1,500 4,000 Hya Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 %
 Ibibio 51,000 5,738,000 Ibibio Christianity 75.00 % 20.00 %
 Igbo 103,000 28,037,000 Igbo Christianity 75.00 % 20.00 %
Ipulo, Assumbo 5,300 5,300 Ipulo Christianity 74.00 % 3.00 %
Isu 20,000 20,000 Isu Christianity 55.00 % 13.00 %
Iyive 1,600 3,600 Iyive Christianity 75.00 % 20.00 %
Jimi 9,800 9,800 Jimi Islam 15.00 % 8.00 %
Jina 2,300 2,300 Jina Islam 20.00 % 1.00 %
Jukun, Kpanzu 4,200 4,300 Jukun Takum Christianity 62.00 % 26.00 %
Kaalong 300 300 Bafia Christianity 53.00 % 10.00 %
Kabba-Laka 7,900 171,000 Laka Christianity 51.00 % 10.00 %
 Kako 155,000 182,000 Kako Christianity 55.00 % 13.00 %
 Kambu, Limbum 196,000 203,000 Limbum Christianity 75.00 % 12.00 %
Kamkam 2,000 7,000 Mbongno Islam 30.00 % 2.40 %
 Kamwe, Higi 9,300 560,000 Kamwe Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 0.90 %
 Kanuri, Yerwa, Beriberi 152,000 7,427,000 Kanuri, Central Islam 0.02 % 0.02 %
Kapsiki, Psikye 109,000 131,000 Psikye Islam 35.00 % 5.00 %
Karang-Pandama, Sakpu 35,000 38,000 Karang Christianity 40.00 % 2.00 %
Kari, Karre 7,300 134,000 Kare Islam 33.00 % 2.00 %
 Kera 12,000 134,000 Kera Islam 45.00 % 8.00 %
Kolbila, Kolena 4,400 4,400 Kolbila Islam 40.00 % 4.00 %
 Koma 7,600 64,000 Koma Christianity 70.00 % 9.00 %
Konja, Kwanji 41,000 41,000 Kwanja Christianity 50.00 % 1.70 %
Korop, Ododop 12,000 29,000 Korop Christianity 74.00 % 2.50 %
Kosin 1,800 1,800 Koshin Christianity 70.00 % 15.00 %
 Kotoko, Afade 6,800 48,000 Afade Islam 4.00 % 0.60 %
Kotoko, Lagwan 14,000 38,000 Lagwan Islam 10.00 % 5.00 %
Kotoko, Malgbe 8,600 68,000 Malgbe Islam 20.00 % 3.00 %
Kotoko, Maslam 400 1,100 Maslam Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 %
Kotoko, Mpade 24,000 29,000 Mpade Islam 3.00 % 0.90 %
Kotoko, Mser 600 3,000 Mser Islam 10.00 % 5.00 %
Kpe, Baakpe 86,000 86,000 Mokpwe Christianity 74.00 % 12.00 %
Kuk 2,700 2,700 Kuk Christianity 72.00 % 3.00 %
Kumaju, Dumbo 7,300 7,300 Kemedzung Christianity 74.00 % 2.50 %
Kundu, Bakundu 157,000 157,000 Oroko Christianity 70.00 % 5.00 %
Kung 2,800 2,800 Kung Christianity 74.00 % 2.00 %
Kuo, Koh 10,000 27,000 Kuo Ethnic Religions 46.80 % 20.00 %
Kuteb 3,400 75,000 Kutep Christianity 72.00 % 2.00 %
Kwaja 4,700 4,700 Kwaja Christianity 73.00 % 2.00 %
Laimbue 9,500 9,500 Laimbue Christianity 74.00 % 2.00 %
Lefa 15,000 15,000 Lefa Christianity 52.00 % 2.00 %
 Mada 46,000 46,000 Mada Islam 7.00 % 0.70 %
Mafa, Matakam 365,000 373,000 Mafa Islam 7.00 % 2.00 %
Majera 800 1,900 Majera Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 %
Makaa, North 21,000 21,000 Byep Christianity 59.00 % 4.00 %
Makaa, South 186,000 186,000 Makaa Christianity 61.00 % 6.00 %
Mambila, Mambere 59,000 59,000 Mambila, Cameroon Islam 40.00 % 12.00 %
Mandankwe, Nkwen 37,000 37,000 Mendankwe-Nkwen Christianity 74.00 % 3.00 %
 Mandara, Wandala 63,000 82,000 Wandala Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mangbai, Mambai 13,000 17,000 Mambai Christianity 55.00 % 20.00 %
Mangisa 58,000 58,000 Mengisa Christianity 74.00 % 4.00 %
 Manja, Mandja 13,000 322,000 Mandja Christianity 69.00 % 32.00 %
 Masa, Masana 277,000 484,000 Masana Islam 45.00 % 15.00 %
Matal, Muktile 48,000 48,000 Matal Christianity 45.00 % 8.00 %
Mazagway 30,000 30,000 Mazagway Islam 5.00 % 0.80 %
Mbaw 2,500 2,500 Mbo' Christianity 62.00 % 0.50 %
 Mbedam 9,700 9,700 Mbudum Christianity 55.00 % 0.80 %
Mbimu, Mpyemo 10,000 45,000 Mpiemo Christianity 70.00 % 4.00 %
Mbo 83,000 83,000 Mbo Christianity 70.00 % 6.00 %
Mboku, Mbuko 21,000 21,000 Mbuko Islam 30.00 % 15.00 %
Mbonga, Mboa 2,500 4,300 Mbonga Christianity 59.00 % 0.30 %
Mbu 300 300 Ajumbu Christianity 66.00 % 1.00 %
Mbum, Wuna 76,000 125,000 Mbum Islam 27.00 % 16.00 %
Mefele 17,000 17,000 Mefele Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.50 %
Mekaf, Naki 5,900 5,900 Naki Christianity 69.00 % 3.50 %
 Mengaka, Ghap 39,000 39,000 Mengaka Christianity 73.00 % 4.00 %
Menka 8,600 8,600 Menka Christianity 74.00 % 2.50 %
 Mere 27,000 27,000 Merey Islam 20.00 % 3.40 %
Mijong, Missong 500 500 Mungbam Christianity 72.00 % 0.40 %
 Mofu, North 74,000 74,000 Mofu, North Islam 8.00 % 2.00 %
 Mofu, South 103,000 103,000 Mofu-Gudur Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 %
Molokwo, Molko 17,000 17,000 Moloko Islam 8.00 % 3.50 %
Mono 300 300 Mono Islam 15.00 % 4.00 %
Mubako, Mumbake 40,000 57,000 Nyong Christianity 42.90 % 1.50 %
Mulimba, Limba 3,600 3,600 Malimba Christianity 74.00 % 6.00 %
Mum, Bamun 578,000 578,000 Bamun Islam 8.50 % 2.40 %
 Mumuye 13,000 724,000 Mumuye Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 0.30 %
Mundang, Lere 120,000 424,000 Mundang Christianity 50.00 % 2.50 %
 Mundani 79,000 79,000 Mundani Christianity 73.00 % 20.00 %
Musgum, Mulwi 165,000 232,000 Musgu Islam 25.00 % 2.00 %
Muyang, Myau 40,000 40,000 Muyang Islam 7.00 % 0.40 %
Nakdup 10,000 10,000 Ndaktup Christianity 74.00 % 2.00 %
Ncane 25,000 25,000 Ncane Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 %
Ndemli, Bayong 10,000 10,000 Ndemli Islam 30.00 % 0.70 %
 Ndola 3,700 102,000 Ndoola Christianity 74.00 % 5.00 %
Ndop-Bamessing, Ndob 34,000 34,000 Kenswei Nsei Christianity 74.00 % 3.00 %
 Ndop-Bamunka, Muka 41,000 41,000 Bamunka Christianity 74.00 % 4.00 %
Ndreme, Pelasla 17,000 17,000 Vame Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 2.50 %
Nen, Banen 43,000 43,000 Tunen Christianity 55.00 % 4.50 %
 Nfumte, Mfumte 66,000 66,000 Mfumte Christianity 75.00 % 20.00 %
Ngamambo 13,000 13,000 Ngamambo Christianity 62.00 % 5.00 %
Ngemba 30,000 30,000 Ngemba Christianity 74.00 % 18.00 %
Ngi, Angie 60,000 60,000 Ngie Christianity 76.00 % 7.00 %
Ngishe 15,000 15,000 Ngoshie Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 %
 Ngo, Babungo 36,000 36,000 Vengo Christianity 74.00 % 6.00 %
Ngomba 106,000 106,000 Ngomba Christianity 76.00 % 0.10 %
Ngoshe Sama, Ngossi 1,600 40,000 Gvoko Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 0.20 %
Ngumba, Mvumbo 24,000 40,000 Kwasio Christianity 77.00 % 3.50 %
Ngwe, Bamileke-Foto 118,000 118,000 Ngwe Christianity 76.00 % 4.00 %
Ngwo, Ngwaw 83,000 83,000 Ngwo Christianity 73.00 % 2.00 %
Nimbari, Nyamnyam 200 200 Language unknown Islam 30.00 % 0.80 %
Njen, Nzin 2,800 2,800 Njen Islam 8.00 % 3.00 %
Njyem 4,400 8,800 Njyem Christianity 72.00 % 7.00 %
 Nkom, Kom 325,000 325,000 Kom Christianity 73.00 % 9.00 %
Nkongho 3,600 3,600 Nkongho Christianity 69.00 % 6.00 %
 Nomande, Mandi 16,000 16,000 Nomaande Christianity 69.00 % 6.00 %
Noni 40,000 40,000 Noone Christianity 70.00 % 7.00 %
Nsari, Akweto 11,000 11,000 Sari Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 %
 Nso, Nsaw 294,000 300,000 Lamnso' Christianity 71.00 % 12.00 %
 Nyang, Manyang 131,000 131,000 Kenyang Christianity 66.00 % 6.00 %
Nyokon 4,700 4,700 Nyokon Christianity 55.00 % 4.00 %
Nzakmbay 22,000 61,000 Nzakambay Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 23.00 %
Nzanyi, Jeng 23,000 169,000 Nzanyi Islam 15.00 % 4.00 %
 Nzime 28,000 30,000 Koonzime Christianity 73.00 % 7.00 %
Oku, Uku 83,000 83,000 Oku Christianity 73.00 % 6.00 %
Osatu 600 600 Osatu Christianity 55.00 % 3.00 %
Pana 5,100 134,000 Pana Christianity 51.00 % 10.00 %
Peere 29,000 38,000 Peere Christianity 50.00 % 9.00 %
Peve, Lame 9,900 78,000 Peve Christianity 45.00 % 15.00 %
 Pinyin, Bapinyi 40,000 40,000 Pinyin Christianity 74.00 % 3.00 %
Pobyeng, Mpompo 93,000 93,000 Mpumpong Christianity 70.00 % 5.00 %
 Podoko 59,000 59,000 Parkwa Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 5.00 %
Pori, Congo Pol 64,000 72,000 Pol Christianity 74.00 % 15.00 %
 Pygmy, Baka, Eastern 55,000 62,000 Baka Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 1.10 %
 Sango 5,200 631,000 Sango Christianity 73.00 % 10.00 %
Sara Mbai 5,100 269,000 Mbay Christianity 70.00 % 30.00 %
 Sara Ngambai 13,000 1,524,000 Ngambay Christianity 55.00 % 7.00 %
Sharwa 8,400 8,400 Sharwa Islam 1.00 % 0.10 %
So, Fo 17,000 17,000 Swo Christianity 73.00 % 7.00 %
Su, Isubu 2,200 2,200 Isu Christianity 70.00 % 25.00 %
Suga, Baghap 25,000 25,000 Suga Islam 13.00 % 10.00 %
Terki, Teleki 3,800 3,800 Tsuvan Islam 4.00 % 3.00 %
Tigon 97,000 139,000 Mbembe, Tigon Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 8.00 %
 Tikar, Twumwu 55,000 55,000 Tikar Christianity 65.00 % 2.00 %
 Tiv 1,600 4,137,000 Tiv Christianity 74.00 % 25.00 %
Tuburi, Tupuri 280,000 445,000 Tupuri Christianity 59.00 % 14.00 %
Tuotomb 2,500 2,500 Tuotomb Christianity 70.00 % 0.70 %
Twendi 1,000 1,000 Kwanja Islam 4.00 % 1.00 %
Uhumkighi, Yukuben 2,300 29,000 Yukuben Christianity 55.00 % 1.00 %
Usakade 21,000 40,000 Usaghade Christianity 62.00 % 2.00 %
 Vemgo-Mabas 13,000 31,000 Vemgo-Mabas Islam 15.00 % 4.00 %
Verre 11,000 180,000 Mom Jango Christianity 51.00 % 9.00 %
Vute, Wute 35,000 38,000 Vute Christianity 50.00 % 11.00 %
Wawa 6,200 6,200 Wawa Islam 7.00 % 1.00 %
Weh 13,000 13,000 Weh Christianity 70.00 % 25.00 %
Widekum, Menemo-Mogamo 242,000 242,000 Meta' Christianity 71.00 % 9.00 %
Woko, Longa 6,500 6,500 Longto Islam 40.00 % 5.00 %
Wom 37,000 46,000 Wom Christianity 50.00 % 2.50 %
Wushi, Babessi 33,000 33,000 Wushi Christianity 70.00 % 1.50 %
Wuzlam, Uzam 28,000 28,000 Wuzlam Islam 20.00 % 4.00 %
Yamba, Mbubem 67,000 85,000 Yamba Christianity 66.00 % 18.00 %
 Yambasa, Nu Gunu 82,000 82,000 Nugunu Christianity 74.00 % 5.00 %
Yambetta, Nedek 9,900 9,900 Yambeta Christianity 70.00 % 3.00 %
Yangben 6,100 6,100 Yangben Christianity 69.00 % 0.50 %
Yasa, Yassa 2,600 3,700 Yasa Christianity 74.00 % 6.00 %
Zhoa 3,400 3,400 Zhoa Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 5.00 %
Zulgo-Gemzek 50,000 50,000 Zulgo-Gemzek Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 3.00 %
  Totals:  292 23,756,000       15   52.97 % 8.44 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 168,000              
  UN Country Population (2016) 23,924,000              
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RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 8.4 %)
53.0 %
Ethnic Religions
21.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
24.9 %
Non-Religious
0.7 %
Other / Small Religions
0.4 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
4.7 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
33.8 %
Protestant
22.9 %
Roman Catholic
38.5 %
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 groups who live 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 number of Christians to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

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Cameroon Statistics
People Groups 292
Unreached People Groups 15  (5.1%)
Population 23,756,000
Population in Unreached 3,536,000  (14.9%)
Urbanization 54%
Continent Africa
Region West and Central Africa
10/40 Window No
Country Code CM
Official National Language French
Secondary National Language English
Literacy Rate 71%
Estimated Illiterate Population 6,889,000
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 53.0%
Percent Evangelical 8.4%
Country Progress Level 4
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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