Country: Cameroon

Number of People Groups

293

People Groups Unreached

16 (5.5%)

Official
Language

Total
Population

24,437,000

Population in Unreached

3,518,000 (14.4%)

Literacy Rate

71 %

Largest Religion

% Professing Christian

53.5%

% Evangelical

8.51%
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Abo 20,000 20,000 Bankon Christianity 70.00 % 2.50 %
 Aghem, Wum 45,000 45,000 Aghem Christianity 75.00 % 7.00 %
 Akum 2,300 3,100 Akum Christianity 62.00 % 8.00 %
Amasi, Banta 8,800 8,800 Manta Christianity 73.00 % 1.50 %
Ambele 9,000 9,000 Ambele Christianity 69.00 % 6.00 %
 Arab, Turku 13,000 53,000 Arabic, Sudanese Creole Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Atong 7,100 7,100 Atong Christianity 62.00 % 0.30 %
Awing 31,000 31,000 Awing Christianity 73.00 % 7.00 %
Baba 35,000 35,000 Baba Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 %
 Babanki 46,000 46,000 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 24,000 24,000 Bafaw-Balong Christianity 75.00 % 2.50 %
Bafia, Bekpak 127,000 127,000 Bafia Christianity 69.00 % 11.00 %
Bafumen 58,000 58,000 Mmen Christianity 73.00 % 3.00 %
 Baggara, Shuwa Arab 178,000 3,281,000 Arabic, Chadian Spoken Islam 0.02 % 0.02 %
Bakaka 53,000 53,000 Bakaka Christianity 75.00 % 15.00 %
Bakoko, Basoo 138,000 138,000 Bakoko Christianity 70.00 % 2.50 %
Bakole, Bamusso 800 800 Bakole Christianity 74.00 % 1.00 %
 Bakossi 165,000 165,000 Akoose Christianity 70.00 % 10.00 %
 Bakoum 16,000 16,000 Kwakum Christianity 70.00 % 2.50 %
Bakwele 1,600 22,000 Bekwel Christianity 66.00 % 0.40 %
Bali, Mungaka 138,000 138,000 Mungaka Christianity 69.00 % 6.00 %
Balo 3,800 3,800 Balo Christianity 66.00 % 3.00 %
Bamali, Ngoobechop 15,000 15,000 Bamali Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 %
 Bambalang 40,000 40,000 Bambalang Christianity 74.00 % 3.00 %
Bambili 27,000 27,000 Bambili-Bambui Christianity 70.00 % 3.00 %
Bamenyam, Bagam 7,800 7,800 Bamenyam Christianity 74.00 % 5.00 %
Bamileke-Bakwa, Bakoa 1,900 1,900 Kwa' Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 %
Bamileke-Bamenjou 277,000 277,000 Ghomala Christianity 75.00 % 7.00 %
Bamileke-Bandjoun, Ghomala 766,000 766,000 Ghomala Christianity 74.00 % 8.00 %
 Bamileke-Batcham 402,000 402,000 Ngiemboon Christianity 76.00 % 6.00 %
Bamileke-Fefe, Bafang 194,000 194,000 Fefe Christianity 75.00 % 5.00 %
Bamileke-Medumba 446,000 446,000 Medumba Christianity 74.00 % 10.00 %
Bamileke-Ndanda 22,000 22,000 Ndanda Christianity 76.00 % 3.50 %
Bamileke-Ngombale, Babadjou 90,000 90,000 Ngombale Christianity 74.00 % 5.00 %
Bamileke-Tchang 622,000 622,000 Yemba Christianity 72.00 % 8.00 %
 Bamukumbit 17,000 17,000 Bamukumbit Christianity 76.00 % 5.00 %
Banagere, Iyon 39,000 39,000 Mesaka Christianity 72.00 % 6.00 %
Banana, Mussei 69,000 412,000 Musey Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 12.00 %
Bangandu 8,600 9,900 Bangandu Christianity 69.00 % 3.00 %
Bango 6,800 6,800 Nubaca Christianity 62.00 % 0.40 %
Bangolan 18,000 18,000 Bangolan Christianity 72.00 % 2.00 %
Barombi, Lambi 4,800 4,800 Barombi Christianity 73.00 % 3.00 %
Bassa 416,000 416,000 Basaa Christianity 73.00 % 13.00 %
 Bassar, Ntcham 2,600 376,000 Ntcham Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 1.50 %
Bassossi, Sosi 7,800 7,800 Bassossi Christianity 72.00 % 3.00 %
Batangan 17,000 32,000 Batanga Christianity 74.00 % 8.00 %
Bate 14,000 295,000 Bata Islam 15.00 % 8.00 %
Bati, Bush Bati 2,700 2,700 Bati Christianity 74.00 % 3.00 %
Baya, Gbaya 183,000 517,000 Gbaya, Northwest Christianity 63.00 % 20.00 %
Beba 4,900 4,900 Beba Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 2.00 %
Bebe 4,100 4,100 Naami Christianity 61.00 % 0.40 %
Bebele 90,000 90,000 Bebele Christianity 70.00 % 2.40 %
Bebil 13,000 13,000 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 18,000 18,000 Elip Christianity 50.00 % 0.70 %
Benyi 8,200 8,200 Mmaala Christianity 69.00 % 0.60 %
 Betsinga, Sanaga 72,000 72,000 Tuki Christianity 75.00 % 7.00 %
Biba-Befang 4,700 4,700 Befang Christianity 74.00 % 3.00 %
Bikele-Bikay 16,000 16,000 Kol Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 %
Bitare 10,000 78,000 Bitare Christianity 74.00 % 7.00 %
Bobe 1,900 1,900 Bubia Christianity 70.00 % 1.50 %
Bokwa-Kendem 2,500 2,500 Kendem Christianity 66.00 % 2.00 %
 Bokyi, Boki 6,900 263,000 Bokyi Christianity 73.00 % 5.00 %
Bomboko 7,900 7,900 Wumboko Christianity 66.00 % 1.50 %
Bomwali 10,000 59,000 Bomwali Christianity 69.00 % 1.00 %
Bonkeng 5,000 5,000 Bonkeng Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 4.00 %
 Bu 300 300 Mundabli Christianity 62.00 % 0.30 %
 Buduma 500 128,000 Buduma Islam 0.04 % 0.03 %
Bulu Fang 1,172,000 1,177,000 Bulu Christianity 72.00 % 9.00 %
Bulu-Ewondo Creole 53,000 53,000 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 12,000 12,000 Buwal Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.20 %
Cala 13,000 13,000 Caka Christianity 70.00 % 1.30 %
Cameroonian Creole 1,988,000 1,998,000 Pidgin, Cameroon Christianity 67.00 % 16.00 %
Cameroonian Creole, Detribalized 1,493,000 1,502,000 French Christianity 67.00 % 14.00 %
Chamba Daka 27,000 201,000 Samba Daka Christianity 50.00 % 4.00 %
Chamba Leko 48,000 149,000 Samba Leko Islam 40.56 % 9.00 %
 Chinese, general 2,900 8,903,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 %
Cung 3,300 3,300 Chungmboko Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 %
Cuvok 13,000 13,000 Cuvok Christianity 46.80 % 4.00 %
 Daba, Daba Kola 33,000 35,000 Daba Islam 7.00 % 1.50 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Language unknown Christianity 54.00 % 9.00 %
Dek 4,900 4,900 Dek Islam 33.00 % 0.80 %
 Denya, Anyang 31,000 31,000 Denya Christianity 70.00 % 12.00 %
 Dghwede 4,500 75,000 Dghwede Islam 30.00 % 25.00 %
Dii, Yag Dii 61,000 61,000 Dii Christianity 45.00 % 1.30 %
Dimbong 51,000 51,000 Dimbong Christianity 55.00 % 1.00 %
Djanti 3,000 3,000 Tibea Christianity 69.00 % 0.60 %
Dowayayo, Namshi 46,000 46,000 Doyayo Ethnic Religions 26.00 % 2.00 %
Duala, Uli 241,000 241,000 Duala Christianity 76.00 % 14.00 %
Dugun, Saa 13,000 13,000 Dugun Christianity 46.80 % 5.00 %
Dugwor 8,300 8,300 Dugwor Islam 25.00 % 0.10 %
Duli-Gey 5,000 5,000 Fulfulde, Adamawa Christianity 55.00 % 12.00 %
Dumbule 100 100 Mbule Christianity 50.00 % 1.00 %
Duupa 11,000 11,000 Duupa Islam 40.00 % 5.00 %
Dzodinka 4,100 4,400 Dzodinka Christianity 62.00 % 0.40 %
Efai 1,100 11,000 Efai Christianity 94.00 % 6.00 %
Efik, Calabari 16,000 666,000 Efik Christianity 62.00 % 16.00 %
 Ejagham, Ekoi 88,000 198,000 Ejagham Christianity 74.00 % 12.00 %
Eman 1,700 1,700 Eman Christianity 62.00 % 0.30 %
English-Speaking, general 5,500 46,000 English Christianity 65.00 % 8.00 %
 Esimbi 26,000 26,000 Esimbi Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 20.00 %
Eton 346,000 346,000 Eton Christianity 74.00 % 4.00 %
Evand 1,900 17,000 Evant Christianity 66.00 % 0.50 %
 Ewondo, Beti 1,906,000 1,906,000 Ewondo Christianity 71.00 % 18.00 %
 Fali 30,000 60,000 Bana Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 4.00 %
Fali of Jibu 300 7,700 Zizilivakan Islam 10.00 % 2.00 %
Fali, North 44,000 44,000 Fali, North Islam 3.00 % 2.00 %
Fali, South 55,000 55,000 Fali, South Islam 12.00 % 1.50 %
Fang 4,800 4,800 Fang Christianity 61.00 % 3.00 %
Fang, Ntum 175,000 1,253,000 Fang Christianity 74.00 % 5.00 %
 French 41,000 49,762,000 French Christianity 59.00 % 0.30 %
 Fulani, Adamawa 2,393,000 4,871,000 Fulfulde, Adamawa Islam 1.40 % 1.20 %
 Fulani, Nigerian 101,000 13,709,000 Fulfulde, Nigerian Islam 0.05 % 0.04 %
 Fulbe-Gey 3,800 3,800 Fulfulde, Adamawa Islam 0.20 % 0.10 %
 Fut, Bafut 125,000 125,000 Bafut Christianity 74.00 % 6.00 %
 Gavar 18,000 18,000 Gavar Islam 8.00 % 1.80 %
Gbaya, Mbadomo 32,000 32,000 Gbaya-Mbodomo Christianity 62.00 % 1.00 %
Gbaya-Mum 6,700 6,700 Gbaya, Northwest Christianity 61.00 % 4.00 %
Gidar 149,000 182,000 Gidar Islam 25.00 % 6.00 %
Gimme, Kompara 8,400 8,400 Gimme Islam 15.00 % 2.00 %
Gimnime, Kadam 7,800 7,800 Gimnime Islam 15.00 % 2.00 %
Giziga, North 55,000 55,000 Giziga, North Christianity 59.00 % 6.00 %
Giziga, South 127,000 127,000 Giziga, South Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 1.30 %
 Glavda 8,000 55,000 Glavda Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 10.00 %
 Greek 4,800 10,713,000 Greek Christianity 74.00 % 0.20 %
Gude, Cheke 77,000 234,000 Gude Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 5.00 %
Guduf 4,900 98,000 Guduf-Gava Islam 40.00 % 2.50 %
 Gyele 5,400 5,400 Gyele Ethnic Religions 46.80 % 8.00 %
 Hausa 366,000 43,090,000 Hausa Islam 0.10 % 0.08 %
Hide, Xedi 41,000 48,000 Hdi Islam 20.00 % 12.00 %
Hijuk 800 800 Hijuk Christianity 62.00 % 0.40 %
 Hina 17,000 17,000 Mina Islam 15.00 % 2.00 %
Hya 1,500 4,100 Hya Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 %
 Ibibio 53,000 5,889,000 Ibibio Christianity 75.00 % 20.00 %
 Igbo 105,000 28,966,000 Igbo Christianity 75.00 % 20.00 %
Ipulo, Assumbo 5,500 5,500 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 10,000 10,000 Jimi Islam 15.00 % 8.00 %
Jina 2,300 2,300 Jina Islam 20.00 % 1.00 %
Jukun, Kpanzu 3,800 3,900 Jukun Takum Christianity 62.00 % 26.00 %
Kabba-Laka 8,100 176,000 Laka Christianity 51.00 % 10.00 %
 Kako 159,000 187,000 Kako Christianity 55.00 % 13.00 %
 Kambu, Limbum 180,000 188,000 Limbum Christianity 75.00 % 12.00 %
Kamkam 2,100 7,300 Mbongno Islam 30.00 % 2.40 %
 Kamwe, Higi 9,500 575,000 Kamwe Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 0.90 %
 Kanuri, Yerwa 156,000 7,622,000 Kanuri, Central Islam 0.02 % 0.02 %
Kapsiki, Psikye 112,000 134,000 Psikye Islam 35.00 % 5.00 %
Karang-Pandama, Sakpu 22,000 25,000 Karang Christianity 40.00 % 2.00 %
Kari 7,500 138,000 Kare Islam 33.00 % 2.00 %
 Kera 13,000 139,000 Kera Islam 45.00 % 8.00 %
Kolbila, Kolena 4,500 4,500 Kolbila Islam 40.00 % 4.00 %
 Koma 7,800 66,000 Koma Christianity 70.00 % 9.00 %
Konja, Kwanji 12,000 12,000 Kwanja Christianity 50.00 % 1.70 %
Korop, Ododop 9,800 27,000 Korop Christianity 74.00 % 2.50 %
Kosin 3,600 3,600 Koshin Christianity 70.00 % 15.00 %
 Kotoko, Afade 6,900 49,000 Afade Islam 4.00 % 0.60 %
Kotoko, Lagwan 14,000 38,000 Lagwan Islam 10.00 % 5.00 %
Kotoko, Malgbe 8,800 70,000 Malgbe Islam 20.00 % 3.00 %
Kotoko, Maslam 400 1,100 Maslam Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 %
Kotoko, Mpade 23,000 28,000 Mpade Islam 3.00 % 0.90 %
Kotoko, Mser 600 3,000 Mser Islam 10.00 % 5.00 %
Kpe, Baakpe 154,000 154,000 Mokpwe Christianity 74.00 % 12.00 %
Kuk 5,700 5,700 Kuk Christianity 72.00 % 3.00 %
Kumaju, Dumbo 4,500 4,500 Kemedzung Christianity 74.00 % 2.50 %
Kundu, Bakundu 167,000 167,000 Oroko Christianity 70.00 % 5.00 %
Kung 700 700 Kung Christianity 74.00 % 2.00 %
Kuo 10,000 28,000 Kuo Ethnic Religions 46.80 % 20.00 %
Kuteb 3,400 77,000 Kutep Christianity 72.00 % 2.00 %
Kwaja 4,700 4,700 Kwaja Christianity 73.00 % 2.00 %
Laimbue 9,800 9,800 Laimbue Christianity 74.00 % 2.00 %
Lefa 16,000 16,000 Lefa Christianity 52.00 % 2.00 %
 Mada 47,000 47,000 Mada Islam 7.00 % 0.70 %
Mafa, Matakam 291,000 299,000 Mafa Islam 7.00 % 2.00 %
Majera 800 2,000 Majera Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 %
Makaa, North 22,000 22,000 Byep Christianity 59.00 % 4.00 %
Makaa, South 191,000 191,000 Makaa Christianity 61.00 % 6.00 %
Mambila, Mambere 60,000 60,000 Mambila, Cameroon Islam 40.00 % 12.00 %
Mandankwe, Nkwen 38,000 38,000 Mendankwe-Nkwen Christianity 74.00 % 3.00 %
 Mandara, Wandala 65,000 84,000 Wandala Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mangbai 13,000 17,000 Mambai Christianity 55.00 % 20.00 %
Mangisa 60,000 60,000 Mengisa Christianity 74.00 % 4.00 %
 Manja 13,000 329,000 Mandja Christianity 69.00 % 32.00 %
 Masa 284,000 497,000 Masana Islam 45.00 % 15.00 %
Matal, Muktile 50,000 50,000 Matal Christianity 45.00 % 8.00 %
Mazagway 31,000 31,000 Mazagway Islam 5.00 % 0.80 %
Mbaw 2,400 2,400 Mbo' Christianity 62.00 % 0.50 %
 Mbedam 9,900 9,900 Mbudum Christianity 55.00 % 0.80 %
 Mbimu 11,000 47,000 Mpiemo Christianity 70.00 % 4.00 %
Mbo 86,000 86,000 Mbo Christianity 70.00 % 6.00 %
Mboku 19,000 19,000 Mbuko Islam 30.00 % 15.00 %
Mbonga, Mboa 2,600 4,500 Mbonga Christianity 59.00 % 0.30 %
Mbu 300 300 Ajumbu Christianity 66.00 % 1.00 %
Mbum, Wuna 77,000 128,000 Mbum Islam 27.00 % 16.00 %
Mefele 18,000 18,000 Mefele Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.50 %
Mekaf, Naki 6,000 6,000 Naki Christianity 69.00 % 3.50 %
 Mengaka, Ghap 40,000 40,000 Mengaka Christianity 73.00 % 4.00 %
Menka 8,800 8,800 Menka Christianity 74.00 % 2.50 %
 Mere 28,000 28,000 Merey Islam 20.00 % 3.40 %
Mijong, Missong 2,200 2,200 Mungbam Christianity 72.00 % 0.40 %
 Mofu, North 76,000 76,000 Mofu, North Islam 8.00 % 2.00 %
 Mofu, South 106,000 106,000 Mofu-Gudur Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 %
Molokwo 18,000 18,000 Moloko Islam 8.00 % 3.50 %
Mono 300 300 Mono Islam 15.00 % 4.00 %
Mubako, Mumbake 41,000 58,000 Nyong Christianity 42.90 % 1.50 %
Mulimba, Limba 3,700 3,700 Malimba Christianity 74.00 % 6.00 %
Mum, Bamun 582,000 582,000 Bamun Islam 8.50 % 2.40 %
 Mumuye 13,000 743,000 Mumuye Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 0.30 %
Mundang, Lere 123,000 437,000 Mundang Christianity 50.00 % 2.50 %
 Mundani 81,000 81,000 Mundani Christianity 73.00 % 20.00 %
Musgum, Mulwi 194,000 263,000 Musgu Islam 25.00 % 2.00 %
Muyang, Myau 39,000 39,000 Muyang Islam 7.00 % 0.40 %
Nakdup 4,700 4,700 Ndaktup Christianity 74.00 % 2.00 %
Ncane 17,000 17,000 Ncane Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 %
Ndemli, Bayong 16,000 16,000 Ndemli Islam 30.00 % 0.70 %
 Ndola 3,300 103,000 Ndoola Christianity 74.00 % 5.00 %
Ndop-Bamessing, Ndob 35,000 35,000 Kenswei Nsei Christianity 74.00 % 3.00 %
 Ndop-Bamunka, Muka 40,000 40,000 Bamunka Christianity 74.00 % 4.00 %
Ndreme, Pelasla 17,000 17,000 Vame Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 2.50 %
Nen, Banen 171,000 171,000 Tunen Christianity 55.00 % 4.50 %
 Nfumte 68,000 68,000 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 61,000 61,000 Ngie Christianity 76.00 % 7.00 %
Ngishe 15,000 15,000 Ngoshie Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 %
 Ngo, Babungo 37,000 37,000 Vengo Christianity 74.00 % 6.00 %
Ngomba 109,000 109,000 Ngomba Christianity 76.00 % 0.10 %
Ngoshe Sama, Ngossi 1,700 41,000 Gvoko Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 0.20 %
Ngumba, Mvumbo 25,000 41,000 Kwasio Christianity 77.00 % 3.50 %
Ngwe, Bamileke-Foto 121,000 121,000 Ngwe Christianity 76.00 % 4.00 %
Ngwo, Ngwaw 31,000 31,000 Ngwo Christianity 73.00 % 2.00 %
Nimbari, Nyamnyam 200 200 Language unknown Islam 30.00 % 0.80 %
Njen, Nzin 2,900 2,900 Njen Islam 8.00 % 3.00 %
Njyem 4,500 9,500 Njyem Christianity 72.00 % 7.00 %
 Nkom, Kom 323,000 323,000 Kom Christianity 73.00 % 9.00 %
Nkongho 3,700 3,700 Nkongho Christianity 69.00 % 6.00 %
 Nomande, Mandi 17,000 17,000 Nomaande Christianity 69.00 % 6.00 %
Noni 55,000 55,000 Noone Christianity 70.00 % 7.00 %
Nsari, Akweto 11,000 11,000 Sari Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 %
 Nso 333,000 339,000 Lamnso' Christianity 71.00 % 12.00 %
 Nyang, Manyang 134,000 134,000 Kenyang Christianity 66.00 % 6.00 %
Nyokon 4,900 4,900 Nyokon Christianity 55.00 % 4.00 %
Nzakmbay 21,000 62,000 Nzakambay Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 23.00 %
Nzanyi, Jeng 24,000 174,000 Nzanyi Islam 15.00 % 4.00 %
 Nzime 29,000 32,000 Koonzime Christianity 73.00 % 7.00 %
Oku, Uku 121,000 121,000 Oku Christianity 73.00 % 6.00 %
Osatu 600 600 Osatu Christianity 55.00 % 3.00 %
Pana 5,300 137,000 Pana Christianity 51.00 % 10.00 %
Peere 30,000 39,000 Peere Christianity 50.00 % 9.00 %
Peve, Lame 10,000 81,000 Peve Christianity 45.00 % 15.00 %
 Pinyin, Bapinyi 41,000 41,000 Pinyin Christianity 74.00 % 3.00 %
Pobyeng, Mpompo 96,000 96,000 Mpumpong Christianity 70.00 % 5.00 %
 Podoko 60,000 60,000 Parkwa Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 5.00 %
Pol, Congo Pol 65,000 74,000 Pol Christianity 74.00 % 15.00 %
 Pygmy, Baka 53,000 60,000 Baka Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 1.10 %
 Sango 5,300 655,000 Sango Christianity 73.00 % 10.00 %
Sara Mbai 5,300 267,000 Mbay Christianity 70.00 % 30.00 %
 Sara Ngambai 79,000 1,639,000 Ngambay Christianity 55.00 % 7.00 %
Sharwa 8,600 8,600 Sharwa Islam 1.00 % 0.10 %
So, Fo 18,000 18,000 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 3,900 3,900 Tsuvan Islam 4.00 % 3.00 %
Tigon 55,000 98,000 Mbembe, Tigon Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 8.00 %
 Tikar, Twumwu 152,000 152,000 Tikar Christianity 65.00 % 2.00 %
 Tiv 1,600 4,244,000 Tiv Christianity 74.00 % 25.00 %
Tuburi 180,000 351,000 Tupuri Christianity 59.00 % 14.00 %
Tuotomb 1,300 1,300 Tuotomb Christianity 70.00 % 0.70 %
Twendi 2,600 2,600 Twendi Islam 0.30 % 0.10 %
Uhumkighi, Yukuben 2,400 30,000 Yukuben Christianity 55.00 % 1.00 %
Usakade 22,000 42,000 Usaghade Christianity 62.00 % 2.00 %
 Vemgo-Mabas 1,400 19,000 Vemgo-Mabas Islam 15.00 % 4.00 %
Verre 11,000 184,000 Mom Jango Christianity 51.00 % 9.00 %
Vute 36,000 39,000 Vute Christianity 50.00 % 11.00 %
Wawa 6,400 6,400 Wawa Islam 7.00 % 1.00 %
Weh 13,000 13,000 Weh Christianity 70.00 % 25.00 %
Widekum, Menemo-Mogamo 223,000 223,000 Meta' Christianity 71.00 % 9.00 %
Woko, Longa 6,600 6,600 Longto Islam 40.00 % 5.00 %
Wom 38,000 47,000 Wom Christianity 50.00 % 2.50 %
Wushi, Babessi 32,000 32,000 Wushi Christianity 70.00 % 1.50 %
Wuzlam, Uzam 29,000 29,000 Wuzlam Islam 20.00 % 4.00 %
Yamba 126,000 145,000 Yamba Christianity 66.00 % 18.00 %
 Yambasa, Nu Gunu 84,000 84,000 Nugunu Christianity 74.00 % 5.00 %
Yambetta, Nedek 10,000 10,000 Yambeta Christianity 70.00 % 3.00 %
Yangben 6,300 6,300 Yangben Christianity 69.00 % 0.50 %
Yasa 4,700 5,800 Yasa Christianity 74.00 % 6.00 %
Zhoa 3,500 3,500 Zhoa Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 5.00 %
Zulgo-Gemzek 51,000 51,000 Zulgo-Gemzek Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 3.00 %
  Totals:  293 24,437,000       16   53.52 % 8.51 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 77,000              
  UN Country Population (2017) 24,514,000              
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Afade aal 1 1
Aghem agq 1 0 Bible Portions
Ajumbu muc 1 0
Akoose bss 1 0 New Testament
Akum aku 1 0
Ambele ael 1 0
Arabic, Chadian Spoken shu 1 1 New Testament
Arabic, Sudanese Creole pga 1 1 Bible Portions
Atong ato 1 0
Awing azo 1 0
Baba bbw 1 0
Babanki bbk 1 0 Bible Portions
Bafanji bfj 1 0 Bible Portions
Bafaw-Balong bwt 1 0
Bafia ksf 1 0 New Testament
Bafut bfd 1 0 New Testament
Baka bkc 1 0 Bible Portions
Bakaka bqz 1 0
Bakoko bkh 1 0
Bakole kme 1 0
Balo bqo 1 0
Bamali bbq 1 0 Bible Portions
Bambalang bmo 1 0 Bible Portions
Bambili-Bambui baw 1 0
Bamenyam bce 1 0
Bamukumbit bqt 1 0 Bible Portions
Bamun bax 1 0 Complete Bible
Bamunka bvm 1 0 Bible Portions
Bana bcw 1 0 New Testament
Bangandu bgf 1 0
Bangolan bgj 1 0 Bible Portions
Bankon abb 1 0
Barombi bbi 1 0
Basaa bas 1 0 Complete Bible
Bassossi bsi 1 0
Bata bta 1 0
Batanga bnm 1 0 Complete Bible
Bati btc 1 0
Beba bfp 1 0
Bebele beb 1 0
Bebil bxp 1 0
Beezen bnz 1 0
Befang bby 1 0
Bekwel bkw 1 0 Bible Portions
Bitare brt 1 0
Bokyi bky 1 0 Complete Bible
Bomwali bmw 1 0
Bonkeng bvg 1 0
Bubia bbx 1 0
Buduma bdm 1 1 Bible Portions
Bulu bum 1 0 Complete Bible
Bum bmv 1 0 New Testament
Busam bxs 1 0
Buwal bhs 1 0
Byep mkk 1 0
Caka ckx 1 0
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Chungmboko cug 1 0 Bible Portions
Cuvok cuv 1 0
Daba dbq 1 0 New Testament
Dek dek 1 0
Denya anv 1 0 New Testament
Dghwede dgh 1 0 New Testament
Dii dur 1 0 New Testament
Dimbong dii 1 0
Doyayo dow 1 0 New Testament
Duala dua 1 0 Complete Bible
Dugun ndu 1 0
Dugwor dme 1 0
Duupa dae 1 0 Bible Portions
Dzodinka add 1 0
Efai efa 1 0
Efik efi 1 0 Complete Bible
Ejagham etu 1 0 New Testament
Elip ekm 1 0 Bible Portions
Eman emn 1 0
English eng 1 0 Complete Bible
Esimbi ags 1 0 Bible Portions
Eton eto 1 0
Evant bzz 1 0
Ewondo ewo 2 0 New Testament
Fali, North fll 1 1
Fali, South fal 1 0 New Testament
Fang fak 1 0
Fang fan 1 0 Complete Bible
Fefe fmp 1 0 Bible Portions
French fra 2 0 Complete Bible
Fulfulde, Adamawa fub 3 2 Complete Bible
Fulfulde, Nigerian fuv 1 1 New Testament
Gavar gou 1 0
Gbaya, Northwest gya 2 0 Complete Bible
Gbaya-Mbodomo gmm 1 0 New Testament
Ghomala bbj 2 0 New Testament
Gidar gid 1 0 New Testament
Gimme kmp 1 0
Gimnime gmn 1 0
Giziga, North gis 1 0
Giziga, South giz 1 1 Complete Bible
Glavda glw 1 0 Bible Portions
Greek ell 1 0 Complete Bible
Gude gde 1 0 New Testament
Guduf-Gava gdf 1 0 Bible Portions
Gvoko ngs 1 0
Gyele gyi 1 0 Bible Portions
Hausa hau 1 1 Complete Bible
Hdi xed 1 0 New Testament
Hijuk hij 1 0
Hya hya 1 0
Ibibio ibb 1 0
Iceve-Maci bec 1 0
Igbo ibo 1 0 Complete Bible
Ipulo ass 1 0 Bible Portions
Isu isu 1 0
Isu szv 1 0 Bible Portions
Iyive uiv 1 0
Jimi jim 1 0 Bible Portions
Jina jia 1 0
Jukun Takum jbu 1 0 New Testament
Kako kkj 1 0 New Testament
Kamwe hig 1 0 New Testament
Kanuri, Central knc 1 1 New Testament
Karang kzr 1 0 Bible Portions
Kare kbn 1 0 New Testament
Kemedzung dmo 1 0 Bible Portions
Kendem kvm 1 0
Kenswei Nsei ndb 1 0 Bible Portions
Kenyang ken 1 0 New Testament
Kera ker 1 0 New Testament
Kol biw 1 0
Kolbila klc 1 0 Bible Portions
Kom bkm 1 0 New Testament
Koma kmy 1 0
Koonzime ozm 2 0 New Testament
Korop krp 1 0
Koshin kid 1 0
Kuk kfn 1 0
Kung kfl 1 0
Kuo xuo 1 0 New Testament
Kutep kub 1 0 New Testament
Kwa' bko 1 0
Kwaja kdz 1 0
Kwakum kwu 1 0
Kwanja knp 1 0 New Testament
Kwasio nmg 1 0 Bible Portions
Lagwan kot 1 0
Laimbue lmx 1 0
Laka lap 1 0 New Testament
Lamnso' lns 1 0 Complete Bible
Lefa lfa 1 0
Limbum lmp 1 0 New Testament
Longto wok 1 0
Mada mxu 1 0 Bible Portions
Mafa maf 1 0 Complete Bible
Majera xmj 1 0
Makaa mcp 1 0 New Testament
Malgbe mxf 1 0
Malimba mzd 1 0
Mambai mcs 1 0 Bible Portions
Mambila, Cameroon mcu 1 0 New Testament
Mandja mzv 1 0
Manta myg 1 0
Masana mcn 1 0 Complete Bible
Maslam msv 1 0
Matal mfh 1 0 New Testament
Mazagway dkx 1 1 Bible Portions
Mbay myb 1 0 Complete Bible
Mbembe, Tigon nza 1 0 Bible Portions
Mbo mbo 1 0
Mbo' mtk 1 0
Mbonga xmb 1 0
Mbongno bgu 1 0
Mbudum xmd 1 0
Mbuko mqb 1 0 New Testament
Mbule mlb 1 0
Mbum mdd 1 0 New Testament
Medumba byv 1 0 Complete Bible
Mefele mfj 1 0
Mendankwe-Nkwen mfd 1 0
Mengaka xmg 1 0
Mengisa mct 1 0
Menka mea 1 0
Merey meq 1 0 New Testament
Mesaka iyo 1 0
Meta' mgo 1 0 New Testament
Mfumte nfu 1 0
Mina hna 1 0
Mmaala mmu 1 0 Bible Portions
Mmen bfm 1 0
Mofu, North mfk 1 0 New Testament
Mofu-Gudur mif 1 0 New Testament
Mokpwe bri 1 0 Bible Portions
Moloko mlw 1 0 Bible Portions
Mom Jango ver 1 0 Bible Portions
Mono mru 1 0
Mpade mpi 1 1
Mpiemo mcx 1 0
Mpumpong mgg 1 0
Mser kqx 1 0
Mumuye mzm 1 0 New Testament
Mundabli boe 1 0
Mundang mua 1 0 Complete Bible
Mundani mnf 1 0 New Testament
Mungaka mhk 1 0 Complete Bible
Mungbam mij 1 0
Musey mse 1 0 New Testament
Musgu mug 1 0 Complete Bible
Muyang muy 1 0 Bible Portions
Naami bzv 1 0 Bible Portions
Naki mff 1 0
Ncane ncr 1 0 Bible Portions
Ndaktup ncp 1 0
Ndanda nnz 1 0
Ndemli nml 1 0
Ndoola ndr 1 0
Ngamambo nbv 1 0
Ngambay sba 1 0 Complete Bible
Ngemba nge 1 0
Ngie ngj 1 0
Ngiemboon nnh 1 0 New Testament
Ngomba jgo 1 0 Bible Portions
Ngombale nla 1 0
Ngoshie nsh 1 0
Ngwe nwe 1 0
Ngwo ngn 1 0
Njen njj 1 0
Njyem njy 1 0 Bible Portions
Nkongho nkc 1 0
Nomaande lem 1 0 New Testament
Noone nhu 1 0 New Testament
Ntcham bud 1 0 Complete Bible
Nubaca baf 1 0
Nugunu yas 1 0 Bible Portions
Nyokon nvo 1 0
Nyong muo 1 0
Nzakambay nzy 1 0 New Testament
Nzanyi nja 1 0 Bible Portions
Oku oku 1 0 New Testament
Oroko bdu 1 0 Bible Portions
Osatu ost 1 0
Pana pnz 1 0 Bible Portions
Parkwa pbi 1 0 New Testament
Peere pfe 1 0 New Testament
Peve lme 1 0 New Testament
Pidgin, Cameroon wes 1 0 New Testament
Pinyin pny 1 0 Bible Portions
Pol pmm 1 0
Psikye kvj 1 0 Complete Bible
Samba Daka ccg 1 0 Bible Portions
Samba Leko ndi 1 0 New Testament
Sango sag 1 0 Complete Bible
Sari asj 1 0 Bible Portions
Sharwa swq 1 1
Suga sgi 1 0
Swo sox 1 0 Bible Portions
Tibea ngy 1 0
Tikar tik 1 0 New Testament
Tiv tiv 1 0 Complete Bible
Tsuvan tsh 1 0
Tuki bag 1 0
Tunen tvu 1 0 Bible Portions
Tuotomb ttf 1 0
Tupuri tui 1 0 Complete Bible
Twendi twn 1 1
Unknown xxx 2 0
Usaghade usk 1 0
Vame mlr 1 0 Bible Portions
Vemgo-Mabas vem 1 0
Vengo bav 1 0 New Testament
Vute vut 1 0 New Testament
Wandala mfi 1 1 New Testament
Wawa www 1 0
Weh weh 1 0
Wom wom 1 0
Wumboko bqm 1 0
Wushi bse 1 0
Wuzlam udl 1 0 Bible Portions
Yamba yam 1 0 New Testament
Yambeta yat 1 0 New Testament
Yangben yav 1 0
Yasa yko 1 0
Yemba ybb 1 0 Bible Portions
Yukuben ybl 1 0
Zhoa zhw 1 0
Zizilivakan ziz 1 0
Zulgo-Gemzek gnd 1 0 New Testament
Totals: 285 293 16   41 84 77 199 6

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 8.5 %)
53.5 %
Ethnic Religions
21.2 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
24.1 %
Non-Religious
0.7 %
Other / Small Religions
0.4 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
4.8 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
33.7 %
Protestant
22.1 %
Roman Catholic
39.0 %
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.

Networking Possibilities

Search the Web
There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Cameroon. 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 Cameroon
  • Christian ministry in Cameroon
  • 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

Cameroon Statistics
People Groups 293
Unreached People Groups 16  (5.5%)
Population 24,437,000
Population in Unreached 3,518,000  (14.4%)
Pioneer Workers Needed * 81 to 102
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 7,087,000
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 53.5%
Percent Evangelical 8.5%
Country Progress Level 4
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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