Country: Morocco

Number of People Groups

31

People Groups Unreached

27 (87.1%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

36,131,000

Population in Unreached

36,117,000 (100.0%)

Largest Religion

% Professing Christian

0.2%

% Evangelical

0.04%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

4.6%
(Global Rate = 2.6%)
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Algerian, Arabic-speaking 4,645,000 36,648,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.25 % 0.10 % 92 
 Arab, Lebanese 552,000 11,790,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 5.00 % 0.50 % 11 
 Arab, Moroccan 19,085,000 22,819,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.09 % 0.01 % 381 
 Bedouin, Gil 48,000 48,000 Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bedouin, Yahia 112,000 112,000 Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken Islam 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Belarusian 700 10,060,000 Belarusian Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 % -
 Berber, Atta 149,000 149,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.02 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Drawa 493,000 493,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Filala 370,000 370,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Ghomara 12,000 12,000 Ghomara Islam 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Imazighen 2,763,000 4,514,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.07 % 0.00 % 55 
 Berber, Rif 1,552,000 1,846,000 Tarifit Islam 0.03 % 0.00 % 31 
Berber, Senhaja 53,000 53,000 Senhaja Berber Islam 0.10 % 0.05 %
 Berber, Shawiya 26,000 2,555,000 Tachawit Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Southern Shilha 3,345,000 3,498,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.20 % 0.10 % 66 
 Berber, Tekna 617,000 730,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % 12 
 Berber, Uregu 74,000 74,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.02 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Warain 321,000 321,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Zekara 74,000 74,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.02 % 0.00 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Moroccan Sign Language Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 French 5,400 50,070,000 French Christianity 62.00 % 1.00 % -
 Harratine 56,000 56,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Izarguien 18,000 52,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jebala 1,250,000 1,250,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.03 % 0.00 % 24 
Jew, Judeo-Moroccan 2,400 55,000 Arabic, Judeo-Moroccan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Moor 297,000 4,639,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Regeibat 38,000 111,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Russian 800 133,841,000 Russian Christianity 68.00 % 1.00 % -
 Saharawi 160,000 633,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Spaniard 6,800 28,857,000 Spanish Christianity 77.00 % 1.00 % -
 Turk 4,000 60,506,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
  Totals:  31 36,131,000       27   0.21 % 0.04 % 718 
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 61,000                
  UN Country Population (2018) 36,192,000                

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State Population People Groups Unreached
Groups
% Unreached
Peoples
Population
in Unreached
% Population
Unreached
Districts
Country:   36,131,000 31 27 87.1 % 36,117,000 100.0 % 0
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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
Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken aao 2 2
Arabic, Judeo-Moroccan aju 1 1
Arabic, Moroccan Spoken ary 7 7 Complete Bible
Arabic, North Levantine Spoken apc 1 1 Bible Portions
Belarusian bel 1 0 Complete Bible
French fra 1 0 Complete Bible
Ghomara gho 1 1
Hassaniyya mey 1 1
Moroccan Sign Language xms 1 1
Russian rus 1 0 Complete Bible
Senhaja Berber sjs 1 1
Spanish spa 1 0 Complete Bible
Tachawit shy 1 1 Bible Portions
Tachelhit shi 4 4 New Testament
Tamazight, Central Atlas tzm 5 5 Bible Portions
Tarifit rif 1 1 New Testament
Turkish tur 1 1 Complete Bible
Totals: 17 31 27   6 7 12 13 4

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.0 %)
0.2 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
99.6 %
Non-Religious
0.0 %
Other / Small Religions
0.1 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
17.2 %
Orthodox
9.9 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
7.1 %
Roman Catholic
65.8 %
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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There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Morocco. 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 Morocco
  • Christian ministry in Morocco
  • 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

Morocco Statistics
People Groups 31
Unreached People Groups 27  (87.1%)
Population 36,131,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 1.2%
Population in Unreached 36,117,000  (100.0%)
Pioneer Workers Needed * 718
Primary Religion Islam
Percent Christian Adherent 0.2%
Percent Evangelical 0.0%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 4.6%
Country Progress Level 1
Urbanization 61%
Continent Africa
Region Middle East and North Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Country Code MO
Official Language(s) Arabic, StandardFrench
Literacy Rate 69%
Estimated Illiterate Population 11,201,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked


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