Country: Morocco

Number of People Groups

31

People Groups Unreached

27 (87.1%)

Official
Language

Total
Population

34,697,000

Population in Unreached

34,685,000 (100.0%)

Literacy Rate

43 %

Largest Religion

% Professing Christian

0.2%

% Evangelical

0.04%
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
 Algerian, Arabic-speaking 4,469,000 35,220,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.25 % 0.10 %
 Arab, Lebanese 531,000 11,232,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 5.00 % 0.50 %
 Arab, Moroccan 18,360,000 21,969,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.09 % 0.01 %
 Bedouin, Gil 46,000 46,000 Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bedouin, Yahia 108,000 108,000 Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken Islam 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Belarusian 700 10,076,000 Belarusian Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 %
 Berber, Atta 144,000 144,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.02 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Drawa 475,000 475,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Filala 356,000 356,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Ghomara 11,000 11,000 Ghomara Islam 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Imazighen 2,658,000 4,346,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.07 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Rifi 1,493,000 1,785,000 Tarifit Islam 0.03 % 0.00 %
Berber, Senhaja 51,000 51,000 Senhaja Berber Islam 0.10 % 0.05 %
 Berber, Shawiya 25,000 2,492,000 Tachawit Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Tekna 593,000 709,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Uregu 71,000 71,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.02 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Warain 309,000 309,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Berber, Zekara 71,000 71,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.02 % 0.00 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Moroccan Sign Language Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 French 5,200 49,530,000 French Christianity 62.00 % 1.00 %
 Harratine 54,000 54,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Izarguien 17,000 52,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jebala 1,203,000 1,203,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.03 % 0.00 %
Jew, Judeo-Moroccan 2,500 55,000 Arabic, Judeo-Moroccan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Moor 226,000 4,235,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Regeibat 37,000 113,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Russian 800 133,744,000 Russian Christianity 68.00 % 1.00 %
 Saharawi 154,000 627,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Shilha, Southern 3,218,000 3,370,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.20 % 0.10 %
 Spaniard 5,300 28,626,000 Spanish Christianity 77.00 % 1.00 %
 Turk 3,900 58,818,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
  Totals:  31 34,697,000       27   0.21 % 0.04 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 120,000              
  UN Country Population (2016) 34,817,000              
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Language Code # Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
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
Arabic, North Levantine Spoken apc 1 1 Portions
Belarusian bel 1 0 Complete
French fra 1 0 Complete
Ghomara gho 1 1
Hassaniyya mey 1 1
Moroccan Sign Language xms 1 1
Russian rus 1 0 Complete
Senhaja Berber sjs 1 1
Spanish spa 1 0 Complete
Tachawit shy 1 1 Portions
Tachelhit shi 4 4 NT
Tamazight, Central Atlas tzm 5 5 Portions
Tarifit rif 1 1 NT
Turkish tur 1 1 Complete
Totals: 17 31 27   5 6 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
17.4 %
Orthodox
10.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
7.1 %
Roman Catholic
65.4 %
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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Morocco Statistics
People Groups 31
Unreached People Groups 27  (87.1%)
Population 34,697,000
Population in Unreached 34,685,000  (100.0%)
Pioneer Workers Needed * 711 to 770
Urbanization 60%
Continent Africa
Region Middle East and North Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Country Code MO
Official National Language Arabic, Standard
Secondary National Language French
Literacy Rate 43%
Estimated Illiterate Population 19,778,000
Primary Religion Islam
Percent Christian Adherent 0.2%
Percent Evangelical 0.0%
Country Progress Level 1
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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