Country: Comoros

Number of People Groups

11

People Groups Unreached

7 (63.6%)

Official
Language

Total
Population

806,000

Population in Unreached

802,000 (99.5%)

Literacy Rate

77 %

Largest Religion

% Professing Christian

0.9%

% Evangelical

0.31%
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
 Arab 800 793,000 Comorian, Maore Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Comorian, Mwali 41,000 43,000 Comorian, Mwali Islam 0.10 % 0.01 %
 Comorian, Ndzwani 354,000 372,000 Comorian, Ndzwani Islam 0.60 % 0.20 %
 Comorian, Ngazidja 403,000 422,000 Comorian, Ngazidja Islam 0.60 % 0.20 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Language unknown Islam 0.93 % 0.20 %
 French 1,700 49,762,000 French Christianity 60.00 % 0.70 %
Malagasy-Antalaotra 1,200 1,200 Malagasy, Plateau Christianity 70.00 % 15.00 %
 Malay 1,000 11,665,000 Malay Islam 0.90 % 0.30 %
Reunionese Creole 800 619,000 Reunion Creole French Christianity 100.00 % 0.50 %
 Swahili 1,100 930,000 Swahili Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Vezo 800 323,000 Malagasy, Sakalava Islam 37.00 % 5.00 %
  Totals:  11 806,000       7   0.93 % 0.31 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 20,000              
  UN Country Population (2017) 826,000              
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Language Code # Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
NT Text
Online
NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Comorian, Maore swb 1 1 New Testament
Comorian, Mwali wlc 1 1
Comorian, Ndzwani wni 1 1 Bible Portions
Comorian, Ngazidja zdj 1 1 Bible Portions
French fra 1 0 Complete Bible
Malagasy, Plateau plt 1 0 Complete Bible
Malagasy, Sakalava skg 1 0
Malay zlm 1 1
Reunion Creole French rcf 1 0
Swahili swh 1 1 Complete Bible
Unknown xxx 1 1
Totals: 11 11 7   3 4 8 10 4

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.3 %)
0.9 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
98.9 %
Non-Religious
0.1 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
49.2 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
4.8 %
Protestant
8.3 %
Roman Catholic
37.7 %
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

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  • Church planting agencies in Comoros
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  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
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  • Urban ministries
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  • Christian medical outreaches

Comoros Statistics
People Groups 11
Unreached People Groups 7  (63.6%)
Population 806,000
Population in Unreached 802,000  (99.5%)
Pioneer Workers Needed * 22 to 31
Urbanization 28%
Continent Africa
Region East and Southern Africa
10/40 Window No
Country Code CN
Official National Language Comorian, Maore
Secondary National Language French
Literacy Rate 77%
Estimated Illiterate Population 185,000
Primary Religion Islam
Percent Christian Adherent 0.9%
Percent Evangelical 0.3%
Country Progress Level 1
Persecution Ranking 42 (1=High to 50=Low OD)
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