Country: United Kingdom

Number of People Groups

115

People Groups Unreached

35 (30.4%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

67,651,000

Population in Unreached

5,453,000 (8.1%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

56.15%

% Evangelical

7.57%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

0.0%
Map Notes

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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
% Evangelical Est. Workers
Needed
 Gilbraltarian 14,000 39,000 English Christianity 85.00 % 2.90 % -
 Greek 58,000 10,398,000 Greek Christianity 91.00 % 0.40 % -
 Gujarati 633,000 3,464,000 Gujarati Hinduism ☀︎ 0.05 % 0.03 % 13
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 220,000 79,810,000 Chinese, Yue Non-Religious 6.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Hakka 30,000 44,228,000 Chinese, Hakka Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 130,000 931,685,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 6.00 % 5.00 % -
 Hungarian 92,000 12,089,000 Hungarian Christianity 88.00 % 2.80 % -
 Igbo 8,000 33,312,000 Igbo Christianity 95.00 % 35.00 % -
 Irish 312,000 8,464,000 English Christianity 90.00 % 1.50 % -
 Irish Traveller, Shelta 17,000 52,000 Shelta Christianity 65.00 % 4.00 % -
 Irish, Gaelic-speaking 41,000 255,000 Irish Christianity 92.00 % 1.00 % -
 Italian 183,000 37,699,000 Italian Christianity 82.00 % 1.10 % -
 Jamaican 122,000 3,346,000 Jamaican English Creole Christianity 83.00 % 28.00 % -
 Japanese 24,000 119,869,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Jewish, English-speaking 287,000 5,401,000 English Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.10 % 6
 Jewish, Yahudic 6,900 108,000 Arabic, Judeo-Iraqi Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.10 % 1
 Khmer 11,000 16,122,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.20 % 1.70 % 1
 Korean 12,000 81,888,000 Korean Christianity 31.00 % 16.80 % -
 Krio, Sierra Leonian 19,000 960,000 Krio Christianity 75.00 % 5.00 % -
 Kurd, Kurmanji 27,000 14,705,000 Kurdish, Northern Islam 0.30 % 0.05 % 1
 Latin American, Mestizo 88,000 604,000 Spanish Christianity 92.00 % 4.00 % -
 Latvian 116,000 1,435,000 Latvian, Standard Christianity 60.00 % 7.00 % -
 Lingala 4,900 5,130,000 Lingala Christianity 92.00 % 20.00 % -
 Lithuanian 167,000 2,777,000 Lithuanian Christianity 85.00 % 1.10 % -
 Macedonian 9,800 1,953,000 Macedonian Christianity 66.00 % 0.20 % -
  Totals:  115 67,651,000         35 56.15 % 7.57 % 123 
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 86,000                
  UN Country Population (2023) 67,737,000                

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Subdivision Estimated
Population
England 57,001,000
Northern Ireland 1,916,000
Scotland 5,537,000
Wales 3,196,000
Subdivisions:  4 67,650,000
UN Country Population 67,737,000
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Language Code # Peoples
w/ this Primary
Language
# Unreached
w/ this Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
YouVersion
Bible
Resources
Faith Comes
By Hearing
Bible Resources
Jesus Film
Online
Global
Recordings
Resources
Gospel
Tract
Online
Afrikaans afr 1 0 Complete Bible
Akan aka 1 0 Complete Bible
Albanian, Gheg aln 1 0 New Testament
Amharic amh 1 0 Complete Bible
Angloromani rme 1 0 Bible Portions
Arabic, Egyptian arz 1 0 Complete Bible
Arabic, Judeo-Iraqi yhd 1 1 Unspecified
Arabic, Levantine apc 4 2 Bible Portions
Arabic, Libyan ayl 1 1 Unspecified
Arabic, Mesopotamian acm 1 1 New Testament
Arabic, Moroccan ary 1 1 New Testament
Arabic, Najdi ars 1 1 Bible Portions
Arabic, Omani acx 1 1 Unspecified
Arabic, Ta'izzi-Adeni acq 1 1 Bible Portions
Armenian, Western hyw 1 0 Complete Bible
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic aii 1 0 Complete Bible
Bavarian bar 1 0 Complete Bible
Belarusian bel 1 0 Complete Bible
Bengali ben 1 1 Complete Bible
British Sign Language bfi 1 0 Bible Portions
Bulgarian bul 1 0 Complete Bible
Burmese mya 1 1 Complete Bible
Chinese, Hakka hak 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Yue yue 1 0 Complete Bible
Czech ces 1 0 Complete Bible
Danish dan 1 0 Complete Bible
Dari prs 1 1 Complete Bible
Dutch nld 1 0 Complete Bible
English eng 12 2 Complete Bible
Estonian, Standard ekk 1 0 Complete Bible
Finnish fin 1 0 Complete Bible
French fra 1 0 Complete Bible
Ganda lug 1 0 Complete Bible
German, Standard deu 1 0 Complete Bible
German, Swiss gsw 1 0 New Testament
Greek ell 2 0 Complete Bible
Gujarati guj 1 1 Complete Bible
Hindi hin 1 1 Complete Bible
Hungarian hun 1 0 Complete Bible
Igbo ibo 1 0 Complete Bible
Irish gle 1 0 Complete Bible
Italian ita 1 0 Complete Bible
Jamaican English Creole jam 1 0 New Testament
Japanese jpn 1 1 Complete Bible
Kabyle kab 1 1 Complete Bible
Khmer khm 1 1 Complete Bible
Korean kor 1 0 Complete Bible
Krio kri 1 0 Complete Bible
Kurdish, Northern kmr 1 1 Complete Bible
Latvian, Standard lvs 1 0 Complete Bible
Lingala lin 1 0 Complete Bible
Lithuanian lit 1 0 Complete Bible
Macedonian mkd 1 0 Complete Bible
Malay zlm 1 1 Complete Bible
Maltese mlt 1 0 Complete Bible
Morisyen mfe 1 0 New Testament
Neo-Mandaic mid 1 1 Unspecified
Norwegian nor 1 0 Complete Bible
Pashto, Northern pbu 1 1 Complete Bible
Pashto, Southern pbt 1 1 Bible Portions
Persian, Iranian pes 1 1 Complete Bible
Polish pol 1 0 Complete Bible
Portuguese por 2 0 Complete Bible
Romani, Balkan rmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Romani, Vlax rmy 1 0 Complete Bible
Romanian ron 1 0 Complete Bible
Russian rus 1 0 Complete Bible
Scots sco 1 0 New Testament
Scottish Gaelic gla 1 0 Complete Bible
Serbian srp 1 0 Complete Bible
Seychelles French Creole crs 1 0 Complete Bible
Shelta sth 1 0 Translation Needed
Shona sna 1 0 Complete Bible
Slovak slk 1 0 Complete Bible
Slovene slv 1 0 Complete Bible
Somali som 1 1 Complete Bible
Spanish spa 3 0 Complete Bible
Swahili swh 1 1 Complete Bible
Swedish swe 1 0 Complete Bible
Sylheti syl 1 1 New Testament
Tagalog tgl 1 0 Complete Bible
Tajik tgk 1 1 Complete Bible
Tamazight, Central Atlas tzm 1 1 Bible Portions
Thai tha 1 1 Complete Bible
Tibetan, Central bod 1 1 Complete Bible
Tigre tig 1 1 Complete Bible
Tigrigna tir 1 0 Complete Bible
Traveller Scottish trl 1 0 Translation Needed
Turkish tur 2 2 Complete Bible
Ukrainian ukr 1 0 Complete Bible
Vietnamese vie 1 0 Complete Bible
Welsh cym 2 0 Complete Bible
West Flemish vls 1 0 Bible Portions
Yoruba yor 1 0 Complete Bible
Totals: 95 115 35   75 76 82 83 64
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 United Kingdom. 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 United Kingdom
  • Christian ministry in United Kingdom
  • 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

United Kingdom Statistics
People Groups 115
Unreached People Groups 35  (30.4%)
Population 67,651,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 0.6%
Population in Unreached 5,453,000  (8.1%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 56.2%
Percent Evangelical 7.6%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 0.0%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 123
Country Progress Level 4
Urbanization 83%
Continent Europe
Region Europe, Western
10/40 Window No
Country Code UK
Official Language(s) English
Literacy Rate 99%
Estimated Illiterate Population 677,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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