Country: Comoros

Number of People Groups

11

People Groups Unreached

7 (63.6%)

Total Population

788,000

Unreached Population

783,000 (99.5%)

% Professing Christian

0.9%

% Evangelical

0.31 %

Largest Religion

Literacy Rate

74 %

10/40 Window

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
 Arab 800 1,020,000 Comorian, Maore Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Comorian, Mwali 40,000 42,000 Comorian, Mwali Islam 0.10 % 0.01 %
 Comorian, Ndzwani 346,000 363,000 Comorian, Ndzwani Islam 0.60 % 0.20 %
 Comorian, Ngazidja 394,000 413,000 Comorian, Ngazidja Islam 0.60 % 0.20 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Language unknown Islam 0.93 % 0.20 %
 French 1,600 49,468,000 French Christianity 60.00 % 0.70 %
Malagasy-Antalaotra 1,100 1,100 Malagasy, Plateau Christianity 70.00 % 15.00 %
 Malay 1,000 11,637,000 Malay Islam 0.90 % 0.30 %
Reunionese Creole 700 613,000 Reunion Creole French Christianity 100.00 % 0.50 %
 Swahili 1,100 7,333,000 Swahili Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Vezo 800 314,000 Malagasy, Sakalava Islam 37.00 % 5.00 %
  Totals:  11 788,000       7   0.93 % 0.31 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 19,000              
  UN Country Population (2016) 807,000              
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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
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  • Urban ministries
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  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches

Comoros Statistics
People Groups 11
Unreached People Groups 7  (63.6%)
Population 788,000
Population in Unreached 783,000  (99.5%)
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 74%
Primary Religion Islam
Percent Professing Christian 0.9%
Percent Evangelical 0.3%
Country Progress Level 1
Persecution Ranking 39 (1=High to 50=Low OD)
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