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Number of People Groups

416

People Groups Unreached

408 (98.1%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

194,800,000

Population in Unreached

193,352,000 (99.3%)

Largest Religion

% Professing Christian **

0.7%

% Evangelical

Unknown

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

3.3%
(Global Rate = 2.6%)
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Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent **
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Afghan Pawinda 4,700 4,700 Pashto, Central Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Agaria (Muslim traditions) 1,000 16,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ager (Muslim traditions) 7,500 7,500 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ahmadi 86,000 160,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Anglo 1,400 176,000 Sindhi Christianity 100.00 % -
 Ansari 4,504,000 16,253,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 90 
 Arab 5,800 391,000 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Arain (Muslim traditions) 10,710,000 10,843,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 214 
 Arghun 1,500 1,500 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Arora (Hindu traditions) 11,000 4,038,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.10 %
Arora (Muslim traditions) 243,000 244,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Atishbaz 1,000 4,100 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Attar 500 500 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Awan 5,299,000 5,318,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 105 
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) 6,900 6,477,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Badhai (Muslim traditions) 77,000 664,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Badhi (Muslim traditions) 2,400 38,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bafinda 109,000 122,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bagdi (Muslim traditions) 800 800 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baghban (Muslim traditions) 246,000 264,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bahelia (Muslim traditions) 1,100 25,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bahna (Muslim traditions) 175,000 175,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bairagi (Muslim traditions) 3,300 21,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bajgar Unknown 2,600 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baloch 7,761,000 7,820,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 155 
Baloch Bugti 150,000 155,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Chandia 132,000 132,000 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Dashti 42,000 42,000 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baloch Gabol 74,000 74,000 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baloch Gopang 125,000 125,000 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Gurmani 40,000 40,000 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Hot 49,000 49,000 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baloch Jatoi 127,000 127,000 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Khetran 50,000 50,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baloch Korai 96,000 96,000 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Kulachi 48,000 48,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Laghari 79,000 79,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baloch Lashari 141,000 141,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Magasi 88,000 88,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Makrai 100 100 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Mari 101,000 101,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Palafi 40,000 40,000 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Rais 58,000 58,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baloch Rakhshani 410,000 410,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Rind 834,000 834,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 16 
Baloch Rind Khosa 111,000 111,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Rind Lashari 40,000 40,000 Balochi, Eastern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baloch Sangur 96,000 96,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Balti 38,000 90,000 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bania 13,000 29,373,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Banjara (Muslim traditions) 92,000 256,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bansphor 200 200 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Barad (Muslim traditions) 8,900 8,900 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baria (Hindu traditions) 3,500 302,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Baria (Muslim traditions) 100 1,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Barwala (Hindu traditions) 800 90,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Barwala (Muslim traditions) 534,000 536,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 10 
 Bashgali 16,000 16,000 Kati Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bashkar 163,000 163,000 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Batwal (Muslim traditions) 100 2,400 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bawa Dhed 600 13,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bawaria (Hindu traditions) 500 173,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bawaria (Muslim traditions) 22,000 22,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bazigar (Muslim traditions) 4,500 12,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Beda (Buddhist traditions) 400 1,000 Balti Buddhism 2.70 %
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) 1,300 2,538,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bedar (Muslim traditions) 300 300 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bedar Kashmir (Muslim traditions) 1,600 5,400 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bedia (Muslim traditions) 400 31,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Beldar (Muslim traditions) 200 12,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bhabra (Hindu traditions) 300 40,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bhabra (Muslim traditions) 500 500 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhand (Muslim traditions) 3,700 44,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhangi (Hindu traditions) 9,600 4,989,000 Sindhi Hinduism 8.78 % -
 Bhangi (Muslim traditions) 78,000 215,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bhansala 1,500 269,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bharbhunja (Muslim traditions) 4,900 69,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) 13,000 1,376,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bhathiara (Muslim traditions) 157,000 341,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhatia (Muslim traditions) 600 3,700 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhil 450,000 17,003,000 Marwari Islam 0.55 %
Bhirai 300 1,300 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhisti 64,000 606,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bhoi (Muslim traditions) 500 14,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Biar (Muslim traditions) 1,000 1,100 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bisati 300 7,400 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bishnoi (Muslim traditions) 48,000 48,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) 700 119,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bodla 17,000 17,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bohra 2,300 1,103,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Brahmin Audich 1,300 483,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Brahmin unspecified 8,100 63,126,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Brahui 2,525,000 2,835,000 Brahui Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 50 
Brahui Jhalawan 792,000 792,000 Brahui Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 15 
Brahui original nucleus 328,000 328,000 Brahui Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Brahui Sarawan 343,000 343,000 Brahui Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Broq-Pa 6,100 60,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Budhan (Muslim traditions) 18,000 21,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Burara 200 500 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Burusho 225,000 225,000 Burushaski Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) 8,600 51,736,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 4.46 %
 Chamar (Muslim traditions) 217,000 233,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Chamar (Sikh traditions) 900 1,334,000 Punjabi, Western Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Changar 332,000 338,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Changpa 200 2,900 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Charan (Muslim traditions) 800 800 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Chhimba (Muslim traditions) 445,000 449,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Chhipa (Muslim traditions) 5,200 87,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Chitrali 27,000 36,000 Khowar Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Christian unspecified 115,000 1,068,000 Punjabi, Western Christianity 100.00 % -
 Chuhra 1,225,000 3,480,000 Punjabi, Western Christianity 99.41 % -
Chungar 200 200 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dabgar (Muslim traditions) 1,200 3,600 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dagi (Muslim traditions) 100 100 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dahur (Hindu traditions) 5,800 21,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dahur (Muslim traditions) 6,200 6,200 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dangarik 22,000 22,000 Palula Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Daroga (Muslim traditions) 2,400 2,400 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Darzada 133,000 133,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) 1,000 2,895,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) 379,000 1,409,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Daudpotra 105,000 105,000 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Pakistan Sign Language Islam 2.45 % 0.60 %
Dehwar 60,000 60,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Deshwali (Muslim traditions) 1,600 8,100 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dhangar Bharwad 14,000 2,830,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Dharhi (Muslim traditions) 5,600 41,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) 3,200 12,542,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) 1,155,000 2,140,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 23 
 Dhodia 6,800 657,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dhund 640,000 650,000 Hindko, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 12 
 Dom (Muslim traditions) 8,100 190,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Domal 9,100 22,000 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Faqir 25,000 121,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gabare 8,500 8,500 Hindko, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gadaria (Muslim traditions) 100 3,800 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gaddi 46,000 712,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gadra 46,000 46,000 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gakkhar 54,000 54,000 Hindko, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Galleban 100 1,500 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gamit 3,500 457,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gandhi (Muslim traditions) 200 5,200 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gara 1,100 1,800 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gardi (Muslim traditions) 1,600 1,900 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ghallu 100 100 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ghanchi (Hindu traditions) 1,600 113,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ghosi (Muslim traditions) 27,000 201,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ghulam 19,000 23,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Gidri 100 100 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Goriya (Muslim traditions) 1,800 18,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gujar (Muslim traditions) 4,671,000 5,142,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 93 
 Gujjar 2,240,000 3,310,000 Hindko, Northern Islam 0.00 % 44 
 Hajam 2,068,000 4,453,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 41 
 Halwai (Muslim traditions) 21,000 189,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Harni 14,000 15,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hazara 122,000 3,952,000 Hazaragi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jangam (Muslim traditions) 700 700 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat (Hindu traditions) 79,000 19,208,000 Sindhi Hinduism 15.92 % -
 Jat (Sikh traditions) 4,500 9,126,000 Punjabi, Western Christianity 61.72 % -
Jat Aulak 39,000 39,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Autrah 50,000 50,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Bains (Muslim traditions) 101,000 101,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Bajwa (Muslim traditions) 185,000 186,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Bhatti 69,000 69,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Bhutta (Muslim traditions) 90,000 90,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Chachar 61,000 61,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Chahil (Muslim traditions) 65,000 67,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Chhadar (Muslim traditions) 87,000 87,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Chhaddar (Muslim traditions) 121,000 121,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Chhina (Muslim traditions) 41,000 41,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Chima (Muslim traditions) 266,000 267,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Dehia (Muslim traditions) 82,000 84,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Dhariwal (Muslim traditions) 80,000 81,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Dhillon (Muslim traditions) 121,000 122,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Gahlot (Muslim traditions) 446,000 448,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Ghallu 39,000 39,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Ghatwal (Muslim traditions) 40,000 49,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Ghumman (Muslim traditions) 99,000 99,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Gil (Hindu traditions) 700 213,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Gil (Muslim traditions) 149,000 151,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Goraia (Muslim traditions) 79,000 79,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Harral 61,000 61,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Hinjra 86,000 86,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Jakhar (Muslim traditions) 40,000 40,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Kahlon (Muslim traditions) 46,000 46,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Kharral (Muslim traditions) 387,000 388,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Langah 55,000 56,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Langrial 44,000 44,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Mann (Muslim traditions) 72,000 76,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Parhar 48,000 48,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Randhawa 35,000 35,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sahi (Muslim traditions) 56,000 56,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sandhel 42,000 42,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sarai (Muslim traditions) 59,000 59,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sial 72,000 72,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Sidhu (Hindu traditions) 600 335,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sidhu (Muslim traditions) 149,000 152,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Sindhu (Hindu traditions) 600 318,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sindhu (Muslim traditions) 249,000 252,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Sipra (Muslim traditions) 77,000 77,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Sumra (Muslim traditions) 54,000 54,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Tahim 93,000 93,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jat Tarar 60,000 60,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat unspecified (Muslim traditions) 32,147,000 32,669,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 642 
Jat Varaich (Muslim traditions) 299,000 300,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jat Virk (Muslim traditions) 165,000 165,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jatal 600 600 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jatt (Hindu traditions) 200 200 Saraiki Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jatt (Muslim traditions) 613,000 613,000 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 12 
 Jew, South Asian 1,700 7,700 Sindhi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jhinwar (Hindu traditions) 1,900 574,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jhinwar (Muslim traditions) 725,000 730,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 14 
 Jhojha (Muslim traditions) 400 9,500 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jogi (Muslim traditions) 11,000 116,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kachhia (Muslim traditions) 600 11,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kahar (Muslim traditions) 130,000 217,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kaibartta 600 2,410,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kalal (Muslim traditions) 15,000 15,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kalwar (Muslim traditions) 7,200 56,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kalwar Iraqi (Muslim traditions) 5,200 48,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kamboh (Hindu traditions) 600 568,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kamboh (Muslim traditions) 859,000 889,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 17 
Kanchan (Muslim traditions) 11,000 11,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kanera 59,000 59,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kanjar (Muslim traditions) 8,700 24,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Karal (Hindu traditions) 300 10,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Karal (Muslim traditions) 203,000 203,000 Hindko, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kasar (Muslim traditions) 100 100 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) 1,283,000 8,057,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 25 
 Kharva (Hindu traditions) 1,300 417,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Khaskeli 200 600 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Khati (Hindu traditions) 700 1,640,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Khatik (Muslim traditions) 1,900 33,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) 6,300 2,304,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 2.59 %
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) 1,117,000 1,163,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 22 
 Khattar 94,000 94,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Khoja 850,000 1,262,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 16 
Khosha 400 500 Khowar Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Khumra (Muslim traditions) 2,300 2,400 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Koiri (Muslim traditions) 400 2,900 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Koli (Hindu traditions) 36,000 13,246,000 Koli, Parkari Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Koli (Muslim traditions) 75,000 86,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Koli Mahadev 14,000 1,689,000 Koli, Parkari Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Koli of Sind (Hindu traditions) 20,000 99,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Koli of Sind (Muslim traditions) 27,000 27,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kumangar 1,200 2,100 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) 7,800 15,658,000 Sindhi Hinduism 1.20 %
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) 3,515,000 3,583,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 70 
 Kumhiar (Muslim traditions) 49,000 57,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) 12,000 17,659,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kutana 500 521,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Labana (Muslim traditions) 11,000 11,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lama Unknown 1,900 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Lassi 187,000 187,000 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lodha (Muslim traditions) 900 4,900 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) 2,500 9,590,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) 1,981,000 2,619,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 39 
Lori 57,000 57,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Machhi (Muslim traditions) 2,446,000 2,478,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 48 
Madari 49,000 110,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) 11,000 9,939,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mahratta 5,000 30,241,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mahratta Kunbi 16,000 7,823,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) 1,200 123,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mahtam (Muslim traditions) 263,000 264,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mahyavanshi 1,000 1,941,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Makh 300 300 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Makhmi 103,000 115,000 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Makrani (Muslim traditions) 77,000 98,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mali (Hindu traditions) 700 9,919,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mali (Muslim traditions) 76,000 90,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mallah (Muslim traditions) 384,000 468,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) 16,000 613,000 Shina Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mangrik 53,000 68,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Manihar 67,000 631,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Marija (Hindu traditions) 200 12,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Marija (Muslim traditions) 1,600 1,600 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Med 23,000 23,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Megh (Hindu traditions) 41,000 2,973,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.21 %
Megh (Muslim traditions) 51,000 51,000 Saraiki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Memon 124,000 694,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Meo (Hindu traditions) 4,600 272,000 Saraiki Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Merat (Muslim traditions) 82,000 375,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mewati (Muslim traditions) 882,000 1,665,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 17 
 Mirasi (Muslim traditions) 1,856,000 1,896,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 37 
Mirzakhani 600 19,000 Hindko, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) 3,602,000 3,675,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 72 
 Moghal 1,194,000 2,951,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 23 
Mohajir (Muslim traditions) 450,000 450,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Momna 1,500 163,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Mon 1,200 2,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Murao (Muslim traditions) 49,000 111,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mussali 2,505,000 2,518,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 50 
Nai (Christian traditions) 600 600 Punjabi, Western Christianity 100.00 % -
 Nai (Hindu traditions) 4,300 11,870,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Nakib 93,000 93,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Nanbai 13,000 26,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nat (Muslim traditions) 26,000 165,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Nilabi 700 700 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Nungar 17,000 17,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nuristani Narisati 3,700 132,000 Gawar-Bati Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Pakhiwara 36,000 36,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Parsee 7,600 160,000 Sindhi Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pashtun, Northern 24,989,000 39,898,000 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 499 
 Patelia 1,100 119,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pathan Maliar 649,000 649,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 12 
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) 2,500 16,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Pawaria (Muslim traditions) 2,000 47,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Perna (Muslim traditions) 12,000 12,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Persian 21,000 40,504,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Pherera (Muslim traditions) 1,600 1,600 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Pindara 9,500 78,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pinjara 173,000 3,588,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Qalandar 200 200 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Qarol 200 200 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qassab 1,047,000 2,132,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 20 
 Rabari (Muslim traditions) 8,200 9,300 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Raibhat (Muslim traditions) 58,000 291,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) 13,000 45,416,000 Sindhi Hinduism 11.60 % -
Rajput Alpial 106,000 106,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput Awan 64,000 75,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Baghel (Muslim traditions) 65,000 65,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput Bais (Muslim traditions) 16,000 115,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Baria (Muslim traditions) 79,000 81,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Bhale Sultan (Muslim traditions) 7,700 57,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Bhatti (Muslim traditions) 723,000 734,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 14 
 Rajput Chauhan (Muslim traditions) 500,000 803,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 10 
Rajput Dhanial 43,000 43,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Dhudhi 55,000 55,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Gaharwal 55,000 55,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Garewal (Muslim traditions) 99,000 102,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Gondal 125,000 125,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput Janjua (Muslim traditions) 225,000 229,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Jatu 54,000 54,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Jhabel 67,000 67,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Joia (Muslim traditions) 215,000 217,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput Khaimkani 20,000 52,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Khichi 48,000 48,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Mair 40,000 40,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Mandahar (Muslim traditions) 71,000 78,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Manj 76,000 76,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Manu 137,000 137,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput Ponwar (Muslim traditions) 217,000 288,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Pundir (Muslim traditions) 28,000 170,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Ragbansi 75,000 75,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Ranjha 40,000 40,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Ratal 57,000 57,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput Satti 195,000 195,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Sial 424,000 424,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Tathial 47,000 47,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rajput Tonwar (Muslim traditions) 85,000 85,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rajput unspecified (Muslim traditions) 16,826,000 19,655,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 336 
Rajput Wattu 159,000 159,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ramdasia (Muslim traditions) 7,800 11,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.13 %
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) 66,000 375,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rathawa 4,800 655,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ravalia 1,600 532,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Rawal (Muslim traditions) 11,000 11,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) 32,000 1,060,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rigzong 1,500 3,400 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Romani, Vlax 20,000 1,125,000 Romani, Vlax Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Saini (Muslim traditions) 1,700 22,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sangtarash 14,000 20,000 Language unknown Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) 900 238,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sansi (Muslim traditions) 5,800 6,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Santia (Muslim traditions) 1,500 1,700 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sapiada Unknown 200 Kashmiri Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Saryara (Muslim traditions) 1,500 3,500 Shina Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sayyid 6,483,000 15,455,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 129 
 Shaikh 12,556,000 234,437,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 251 
 Shaikh Qureshi 446,000 7,747,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Shin 33,000 33,000 Shina Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Shorgar (Muslim traditions) 400 4,600 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) 4,400 51,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sindhi (Muslim traditions) 159,000 305,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sindhi Khaikheli 392,000 392,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sindhi Mohana 565,000 566,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 11 
 Sindhi Sama 2,311,000 2,312,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 46 
 Sindhi Samon 163,000 253,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sindhi Sumra 210,000 232,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) 9,200 7,754,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) 335,000 365,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sorozai 65,000 65,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sudhan 194,000 215,000 Hindko, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Taga (Muslim traditions) 18,000 220,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Talavia 800 800 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tanaoli 652,000 652,000 Hindko, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 13 
 Tarakhehas 23,000 35,000 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tarkhan (Hindu traditions) 1,400 864,000 Punjabi, Western Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tarkhan (Muslim traditions) 2,820,000 2,836,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 56 
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) 500 1,050,000 Punjabi, Western Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tawaif (Muslim traditions) 15,000 126,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Teli (Hindu traditions) 600 18,980,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Teli (Muslim traditions) 2,698,000 4,379,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 53 
Thakkar 5,300 611,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Thathera (Muslim traditions) 1,600 5,700 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Thori (Muslim traditions) 3,000 3,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tibetan 7,400 1,058,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Tirgar (Muslim traditions) 1,400 2,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Toba 1,400 1,400 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Turi (Muslim traditions) 4,200 4,200 Pashto, Central Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Ulema (Muslim traditions) 258,000 263,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) 6,400 3,573,000 Oadki Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Vaddar (Muslim traditions) 110,000 114,000 Oadki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Vaghri (Hindu traditions) 6,600 571,000 Vaghri Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Vaghri (Muslim traditions) 7,400 28,000 Vaghri Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Varli 4,100 1,108,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Wakhi 48,000 113,000 Wakhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Wattal (Muslim traditions) 100 5,300 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) 7,100 59,815,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.44 %
 Yadav (Muslim traditions) 20,000 28,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yadav Gola 500 4,910,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) 1,000 4,884,000 Sindhi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yashkun 1,500 1,500 Shina Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Yidghal 8,000 8,000 Yidgha Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Zargar (Muslim traditions) 7,200 12,000 Shina Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
  Totals:  416 194,800,000       408   0.71 % 0.00 % 3,975 
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 1,944,000                
  UN Country Population (2017) 196,744,000                

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State Population People Groups Unreached
Groups
% Unreached
Peoples
Population
in Unreached
% Population
Unreached
Districts
Azad Kashmir 4,444,000 76 74 97.4 % 4,444,000 100.0 % 10
Balochistan 11,617,000 117 114 97.4 % 11,614,000 100.0 % 26
Federally Administered Tribal Areas 4,328,000 93 91 97.8 % 4,328,000 100.0 % 13
Gilgit-Baltistan 1,025,000 58 56 96.6 % 1,025,000 100.0 % 6
Islamabad 1,091,000 112 109 97.3 % 1,083,000 99.3 % 1
Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa 23,789,000 156 151 96.8 % 23,785,000 100.0 % 25
Punjab 104,565,000 257 251 97.7 % 103,306,000 98.8 % 36
Sindh 43,907,000 272 266 97.8 % 43,734,000 99.6 % 29
Country:   194,800,000 416 408 98.1 % 193,352,000 99.3 % 146
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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, Mesopotamian Spoken acm 1 1
Balochi, Eastern bgp 10 10 New Testament
Balochi, Southern bcc 12 12 New Testament
Balochi, Western bgn 7 7 Bible Portions
Balti bft 16 16 Bible Portions
Brahui brh 4 4 New Testament
Burushaski bsk 1 1
Gawar-Bati gwt 1 1
Hazaragi haz 1 1 Bible Portions
Hindko, Northern hno 6 6
Hindko, Southern hnd 2 2
Kashmiri kas 1 1 Complete Bible
Kati bsh 1 1
Khowar khw 2 2
Koli, Parkari kvx 2 2 New Testament
Marwari mve 1 1 New Testament
Oadki odk 2 2
Pakistan Sign Language pks 1 1
Palula phl 1 1
Pashto, Central pst 2 2
Pashto, Northern pbu 6 6 Complete Bible
Persian, Iranian pes 1 1 Complete Bible
Punjabi, Western pnb 185 181 Complete Bible
Romani, Vlax rmy 1 1 New Testament
Saraiki skr 13 13 New Testament
Shina scl 5 5 Bible Portions
Sindhi snd 74 70 Complete Bible
Unknown xxx 2 2
Urdu urd 51 51 Complete Bible
Vaghri vgr 2 2
Wakhi wbl 1 1 Bible Portions
Yidgha ydg 1 1
Totals: 32 416 408   5 5 17 30 2
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State Population Hindu Muslim Christian Buddhist Sikh Other % Christian
Adherent
Azad Kashmir 4,444,000 0 4,444,000 140 0 0 0 0.00 %
Balochistan 11,617,000 1,700 11,613,000 2,170 0 0 30 0.02 %
Federally Administered Tribal Areas 4,328,000 10 4,328,000 130 0 0 0 0.00 %
Gilgit-Baltistan 1,025,000 0 954,000 670 68,000 0 0 0.07 %
Islamabad 1,091,000 80 1,083,000 7,390 0 20 70 0.68 %
Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa 23,789,000 2,450 23,784,000 2,650 0 120 0 0.01 %
Punjab 104,565,000 52,000 103,263,000 1,247,000 0 2,950 860 1.19 %
Sindh 43,907,000 419,000 43,387,000 94,700 0 0 7,800 0.22 %
Country:   194,800,000 475,000 192,856,000 1,355,000 68,000 3,100 8,800 0.70 %
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Pakistan Statistics
People Groups 416
Unreached People Groups 408  (98.1%)
Population 194,800,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 2.0%
Population in Unreached 193,352,000  (99.3%)
Pioneer Workers Needed * 3,975
Primary Religion Islam
Percent Christian Adherent 0.7%
Percent Evangelical Unknown
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 3.3%
Country Progress Level 1
Urbanization 38%
Continent Asia
Region South Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Country Code PK
Official Language(s) Urdu
Literacy Rate 55%
Estimated Illiterate Population 87,660,000
Persecution Ranking 5 (1=High to 50=Low OD)
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