Country: Congo, Democratic Republic of

Number of People Groups

229

People Groups Unreached

3 (1.3%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

83,880,000

Population in Unreached

254,000 (0.3%)

Largest Religion

% Professing Christian

91.6%

% Evangelical

19.21%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

3.7%
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Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Aboo, Teke-Laali 32,000 71,000 Teke-Eboo Christianity 90.00 % 10.00 % -
 Alur, Lur 1,143,000 2,360,000 Alur Christianity 96.00 % 22.00 % -
Amba, Ruwenzori Kibira 6,200 59,000 Amba Christianity 92.00 % 4.00 % -
Angba, Hanga 24,000 24,000 Ngelima Christianity 95.00 % 7.00 % -
Apakabeti 48,000 48,000 Pagibete Christianity 82.00 % 16.00 % -
 Arab 25,000 403,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 2.00 % 0.02 % 1
 Aushi, Northern Bemba 384,000 561,000 Aushi Christianity 97.00 % 18.00 % -
Avukaya 58,000 114,000 Avokaya Christianity 85.00 % 5.00 % -
 Azande 1,874,000 2,783,000 Zande Christianity 93.60 % 30.00 % -
Baali, Kibala 104,000 104,000 Bali Christianity 95.00 % 20.00 % -
Babango 4,200 4,200 Babango Christianity 90.00 % 12.00 % -
Bamwe 55,000 55,000 Bamwe Christianity 95.00 % 20.00 % -
Banda, Mid-Southern 5,100 135,000 Banda, Mid-Southern Christianity 95.00 % 4.00 % -
Banda, South-Central 4,600 80,000 Banda, South Central Christianity 90.00 % 3.00 % -
Banda, Togbo-Vara 32,000 51,000 Banda, Togbo-Vara Christianity 89.00 % 33.00 % -
Banda-Langbashe, Langwasi 8,100 63,000 Langbashe Christianity 95.00 % 3.00 % -
Bangala 600 600 Bangala Christianity 98.00 % 30.00 % -
Bangba 22,000 22,000 Bangba Christianity 75.00 % 5.00 % -
Bangi 84,000 194,000 Bangi Christianity 97.00 % 17.00 % -
 Bangobango 323,000 323,000 Bangubangu Islam 10.00 % 6.00 % -
Barambu, Amiangba 57,000 57,000 Barambu Christianity 99.00 % 23.00 % -
 Bari 25,000 726,000 Bari Christianity 92.00 % 3.00 % -
Beeke 1,900 1,900 Beeke Christianity 99.00 % 4.00 % -
 Bemba, Shila 518,000 5,253,000 Bemba Christianity 96.00 % 12.00 % -
 Bembe 546,000 547,000 Bembe Christianity 89.00 % 20.00 % -
Bendi, Mabendi 69,000 69,000 Bendi Christianity 85.00 % 16.00 % -
Binji 285,000 285,000 Binji Christianity 95.00 % 8.00 % -
Binza, Monia 25,000 25,000 Libinza Christianity 99.00 % 8.00 % -
Bira, Forest 80,000 80,000 Bila Ethnic Religions 41.00 % 6.00 % -
Boba, Likaw 64,000 64,000 Bomboma Christianity 98.00 % 16.00 % -
Boko, Iboko 32,000 32,000 Boko Christianity 98.00 % 4.00 % -
Boloki, River Ruki 6,500 6,500 Boloki Christianity 98.00 % 12.00 % -
Bolondo 8,300 8,300 Bolondo Christianity 96.00 % 22.00 % -
Boma Kasai, Buma 35,000 35,000 Boma Christianity 97.00 % 7.00 % -
Bombongo 6,300 6,300 Bomboli Christianity 85.00 % 12.00 % -
 Budu 390,000 390,000 Budu Christianity 90.00 % 33.00 % -
Buela 14,000 14,000 Bwela Christianity 98.00 % 4.00 % -
Buja 607,000 607,000 Budza Christianity 96.00 % 25.00 % -
Bulia 173,000 173,000 Bolia Christianity 95.00 % 5.00 % -
Bushoong, Mbale 256,000 256,000 Bushoong Christianity 99.00 % 8.00 % -
Buyi 16,000 16,000 Buyu Christianity 96.00 % 23.00 % -
Buzaba 15,000 15,000 Bozaba Christianity 84.00 % 31.00 % -
Bwa 389,000 389,000 Bwa Christianity 95.00 % 26.00 % -
Bwile 20,000 118,000 Bwile Christianity 96.00 % 3.00 % -
Bwisi, Talinga 51,000 176,000 Talinga-Bwisi Christianity 98.00 % 23.00 % -
Chokwe, Kioko 1,132,000 2,953,000 Cokwe Christianity 94.00 % 19.00 % -
Deaf 840,000 46,464,000 Language unknown Christianity 92.15 % -
Dongo 22,000 22,000 Dongo Christianity 76.00 % 9.00 % -
Dzando, Maboko 17,000 17,000 Dzando Christianity 98.00 % 33.00 % -
Dzing 254,000 254,000 Ding Christianity 99.00 % 7.00 % -
 Efe 43,000 43,000 Efe Christianity 55.00 % 14.00 % -
Ekonda 2,722,000 2,722,000 Mongo-Nkundu Christianity 98.50 % 20.00 % -
Foma 21,000 21,000 Foma Christianity 98.00 % 7.00 % -
 French 82,000 50,089,000 French Christianity 76.00 % 0.50 % -
Fuliro 489,000 489,000 Fuliiru Christianity 96.00 % 21.00 % -
Furu 32,000 38,000 Furu Christianity 65.00 % 12.00 % -
Gbendere 7,600 7,600 Yango Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 23.00 % -
Genja, Gendza-Bali 109,000 109,000 Ligenza Christianity 99.00 % 14.00 % -
Genya, Wagenia 26,000 26,000 Enya Christianity 95.00 % 7.00 % -
Gilima 32,000 32,000 Gilima Christianity 84.00 % 15.00 % -
Gobu 32,000 34,000 Gobu Christianity 84.00 % 15.00 % -
 Greek 54,000 10,823,000 Greek Christianity 95.00 % 0.03 % -
Hamba 21,000 21,000 Hamba Christianity 95.00 % 8.00 % -
 Havu 829,000 829,000 Havu Christianity 96.00 % 18.00 % -
 Hema, Congo Nyoro 205,000 205,000 Hema Christianity 95.00 % 20.00 % -
Holoholo, Kalanga 25,000 25,000 Holoholo Christianity 97.00 % 7.00 % -
Holu 7,900 58,000 Holu Christianity 85.00 % 4.00 % -
Hunde, Kobi 601,000 601,000 Hunde Christianity 95.00 % 18.00 % -
 Hunganna 600 600 Hungana Christianity 100.00 % 4.00 % -
 Hutu, Rwandese 398,000 11,755,000 Kinyarwanda Christianity 80.00 % 7.00 % -
Joba 23,000 23,000 Joba Christianity 99.00 % 9.00 % -
Kabwari 14,000 14,000 Kabwari Christianity 98.00 % 4.00 % -
Kaiku 21,000 21,000 Kaiku Christianity 90.00 % 6.00 % -
 Kakwa, Bari Kakwa 35,000 372,000 Kakwa Christianity 73.00 % 5.00 % -
Kaliko 17,000 42,000 Keliko Christianity 94.00 % 21.00 % -
Kango-Tshopo 3,600 3,600 Kango Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 0.80 % -
Kango-Uele 9,700 9,700 Kango Christianity 99.00 % 4.00 % -
Kanu 14,000 14,000 Kanu Christianity 90.00 % 3.00 % -
Kanyok, Kanioka 433,000 433,000 Kanyok Christianity 98.00 % 20.00 % -
Kaonde 68,000 433,000 Kaonde Christianity 99.00 % 5.00 % -
Kare, Li-Kari-Li 1,500 1,500 French Christianity 90.00 % 4.00 % -
Kela, Lemba 731,000 731,000 Kela Christianity 95.00 % 15.00 % -
Kele 481,000 481,000 Kele Christianity 94.00 % 31.00 % -
Kete, Mbagani 14,000 14,000 Kete Christianity 98.00 % 4.00 % -
Kimbundu 25,000 7,486,000 Kimbundu Christianity 95.00 % 10.00 % -
Kinya-Mituku 84,000 84,000 Mituku Christianity 96.00 % 7.00 % -
Koguru 900 1,500 Zande Christianity 65.00 % 2.00 % -
Kongo 1,952,000 4,811,000 Koongo Christianity 97.50 % 18.00 % -
Kongo, San Salvador 885,000 903,000 Kongo, San Salvador Christianity 99.00 % 19.00 % -
Kongo, Tuba 10,271,000 10,293,000 Kituba Christianity 83.80 % 19.00 % -
 Konzo 315,000 1,366,000 Konzo Christianity 89.00 % 12.00 % -
Kpala, Gbakpwa 7,600 7,600 Kpala Christianity 80.00 % 16.00 % -
Kuba, Northern Luba 86,000 86,000 Luna Christianity 84.00 % 12.00 % -
Kumu 717,000 717,000 Komo Christianity 95.00 % 26.00 % -
Kunda, Seba 274,000 274,000 Seba Christianity 97.00 % 10.00 % -
Kusu 103,000 103,000 Kusu Christianity 95.00 % 6.00 % -
Kwami 600 600 Kwami Christianity 95.00 % 20.00 % -
Kwese, Pindi 106,000 106,000 Kwese Christianity 98.00 % 20.00 % -
 Lala-Bisa 84,000 778,000 Lala-Bisa Christianity 99.50 % 6.00 % -
Lalia 111,000 111,000 Lalia Christianity 97.00 % 5.00 % -
 Lamba 33,000 384,000 Lamba Christianity 96.00 % 16.00 % -
Lega, Shabunda Rega 1,136,000 1,136,000 Lega-Shabunda Christianity 92.00 % 20.00 % -
Lele, Bashilele 103,000 103,000 Lele Christianity 96.00 % 7.00 % -
 Lendu, Baledha 1,388,000 1,411,000 Lendu Christianity 94.00 % 26.00 % -
Lengola 179,000 179,000 Lengola Christianity 90.00 % 22.00 % -
Lese 108,000 108,000 Lese Christianity 55.00 % 12.00 % -
Likila, Bangela 14,000 14,000 Likila Christianity 99.00 % 4.00 % -
Liko 139,000 139,000 Lika Christianity 92.00 % 24.00 % -
 Lingala 3,752,000 4,427,000 Lingala Christianity 90.10 % 24.00 % -
Lobala 104,000 133,000 Lobala Christianity 85.00 % 17.00 % -
 Logo, Logo Kuli 488,000 488,000 Logo Christianity 96.00 % 40.00 % -
Loi, Baloi 33,000 33,000 Baloi Christianity 97.00 % 5.00 % -
Lombi, Rombi 24,000 24,000 Lombi Christianity 85.00 % 14.00 % -
Lombo, Turumbu 40,000 40,000 Lombo Christianity 98.00 % 7.00 % -
Lonzo 500 500 Lonzo Christianity 96.00 % 3.00 % -
Luba, Luba-Bambo 3,381,000 3,381,000 Luba-Katanga Christianity 91.20 % 23.00 % -
Luba-Hemba, Eastern Luba 298,000 298,000 Hemba Christianity 98.50 % 12.00 % -
Luba-Lulua, Western Luba 9,551,000 9,626,000 Luba-Kasai Christianity 86.10 % 19.00 % -
 Lugbara, High 588,000 1,947,000 Lugbara Christianity 94.00 % 30.00 % -
 Lunda 193,000 922,000 Lunda Christianity 95.00 % 10.00 % -
Lusengo, Poto 69,000 69,000 Lusengo Christianity 97.00 % 10.00 % -
 Luvale, Lwena 199,000 1,557,000 Luvale Christianity 95.00 % 5.00 % -
Lwalwa 83,000 106,000 Lwalu Christianity 99.50 % 6.00 % -
Ma 16,000 16,000 Ma Christianity 80.00 % 3.00 % -
Ma'adi, Olubo 78,000 466,000 Ma'di Christianity 83.00 % 5.00 % -
Mabaale 69,000 69,000 Mabaale Christianity 99.00 % 6.00 % -
Mamvu 130,000 130,000 Mamvu Christianity 84.00 % 18.00 % -
Mangbetu, Amangbetu 1,643,000 1,740,000 Mangbetu Christianity 98.00 % 20.00 % -
Mangbutu, Wambutu 32,000 32,000 Mangbutu Christianity 92.00 % 22.00 % -
Mashi, Shi 1,417,000 1,417,000 Shi Christianity 97.00 % 23.00 % -
Mayeka 42,000 45,000 Mayeka Christianity 95.00 % 4.00 % -
 Mayogo 217,000 217,000 Mayogo Christianity 99.00 % 28.00 % -
Mba 59,000 59,000 Mba Christianity 98.00 % 7.00 % -
Mbala 769,000 769,000 Mbala Christianity 94.00 % 27.00 % -
Mbanza 579,000 596,000 Mbandja Christianity 97.00 % 22.00 % -
Mbesa 14,000 14,000 Mbesa Christianity 95.00 % 4.00 % -
Mbo, Imbo 21,000 21,000 Mbo Christianity 98.00 % 7.00 % -
Mbole 396,000 396,000 Mbole Christianity 98.00 % 14.00 % -
Mfinu, Mfunuka 14,000 14,000 Mfinu Christianity 99.00 % 12.00 % -
Moingi 6,900 6,900 Moingi Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
Mongo 2,823,000 2,823,000 Mongo-Nkundu Christianity 98.70 % 15.00 % -
 Mono, Amono 175,000 175,000 Mono Christianity 95.00 % 34.00 % -
Monzombo 13,000 31,000 Monzombo Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 8.00 % -
Mpuon 634,000 634,000 Mpuono Christianity 99.00 % 11.00 % -
Mundu 6,400 63,000 Mundu Christianity 70.00 % 23.00 % -
Mvuba, Bambuba 6,100 7,300 Mvuba Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 21.00 % -
Mwenga Lega, Rega 78,000 78,000 Lega-Mwenga Christianity 75.00 % 15.00 % -
Nande 1,956,000 1,980,000 Nande Christianity 98.30 % 24.00 % -
Ndaka 49,000 49,000 Ndaka Christianity 96.00 % 5.00 % -
Ndengese, Dengese 15,000 15,000 Dengese Christianity 98.00 % 4.00 % -
Ndobo 17,000 17,000 Ndobo Christianity 98.00 % 4.00 % -
Ndogo 6,700 30,000 Ndogo Christianity 69.00 % 2.00 % -
Ndolo, Mosange 22,000 22,000 Ndolo Christianity 98.00 % 16.00 % -
Ndrulo 106,000 125,000 Ndrulo Christianity 80.00 % 6.00 % -
Ndunga, Bondonga 8,300 8,300 Ndunga Christianity 65.00 % 2.50 % -
Ngando 416,000 416,000 Ngando Christianity 94.00 % 11.00 % -
Ngbaka 1,763,000 1,774,000 Ngbaka Christianity 99.00 % 24.00 % -
Ngbaka Mabo, Bwaka 30,000 320,000 Ngbaka Ma'bo Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 1.80 % -
Ngbandi 432,000 432,000 Ngbandi, Northern Christianity 98.00 % 21.00 % -
Ngbandi, Southern 245,000 245,000 Ngbandi, Southern Christianity 98.00 % 22.00 % -
Ngbinda, Bangbinda 6,900 6,900 French Christianity 99.00 % 4.00 % -
Ngbundu 43,000 43,000 Ngbundu Christianity 95.00 % 22.00 % -
Ngeti, South Lendu 217,000 217,000 Ngiti Christianity 65.00 % 18.00 % -
Ngoli 14,000 14,000 Ngul Christianity 98.00 % 4.00 % -
 Ngombe 593,000 593,000 Ngombe Christianity 98.00 % 25.00 % -
Ngongo 6,700 6,700 Ngongo Christianity 98.00 % 12.00 % -
Ngundu 8,300 8,300 Ngundu Christianity 95.00 % 8.00 % -
Nkutu 154,000 154,000 Nkutu Christianity 99.00 % 16.00 % -
Ntomba, Ntomba-Bolia 301,000 301,000 Ntomba Christianity 98.00 % 20.00 % -
 Nyali, Huku 86,000 86,000 Nyali Christianity 96.00 % 18.00 % -
Nyanga 292,000 292,000 Nyanga Christianity 88.00 % 27.00 % -
Nyanga-Li 83,000 83,000 Nyanga-li Christianity 95.00 % 6.00 % -
 Nyindu 14,000 14,000 Nyindu Christianity 95.00 % 3.00 % -
Nzadi 4,000 4,000 Nzadi Christianity 70.00 % 4.00 % -
 Nzakara, Sakara 2,500 71,000 Nzakara Christianity 99.00 % 21.00 % -
Okebu 216,000 283,000 Ndo Christianity 98.00 % 23.00 % -
Ombo 14,000 14,000 Ombo Christianity 99.00 % 4.00 % -
 Omi 129,000 129,000 Omi Christianity 79.00 % 3.00 % -
Pambia 60,000 60,000 Pambia Christianity 99.00 % 8.00 % -
Pelende 14,000 14,000 Pelende Christianity 98.00 % 4.00 % -
Pende 910,000 910,000 Phende Christianity 96.00 % 20.00 % -
Peri 35,000 35,000 Bhele Christianity 90.00 % 12.00 % -
 Plains Bira 250,000 252,000 Bera Christianity 92.00 % 25.00 % -
Poke, Topoke 182,000 182,000 Poke Christianity 95.00 % 25.00 % -
 Portuguese 5,400 17,682,000 Portuguese Christianity 92.00 % 0.30 % -
Pygmy, Asua 42,000 42,000 Asoa Christianity 65.00 % 10.00 % -
Pygmy, Buraka 2,000 5,400 Buraka Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 1.00 % -
Pygmy, Gbanziri 7,600 28,000 Gbanziri Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 11.00 % -
Pygmy, Mbacca 4,000 4,000 Mbati Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 0.70 % -
 Pygmy, Twa 42,000 391,000 Kinyarwanda Christianity 80.00 % 7.00 % -
Ruund, Kambove Lunda 252,000 478,000 Ruund Christianity 96.00 % 18.00 % -
Saka 213,000 213,000 Sakata Christianity 99.00 % 23.00 % -
Salampasu, Bakwaluntu 198,000 198,000 Salampasu Christianity 97.00 % 5.00 % -
Samba, Tsaam 7,000 7,000 Samba Christianity 99.00 % 4.00 % -
Sanga, Luba Garenganze 934,000 934,000 Sanga Christianity 96.00 % 23.00 % -
 Sango 1,700 639,000 Sango Christianity 95.00 % 3.00 % -
Sengele 28,000 28,000 Sengele Christianity 99.00 % 10.00 % -
Sere 10,000 10,000 Zande Christianity 80.00 % 3.00 % -
Soko, So 24,000 24,000 So Christianity 96.00 % 7.00 % -
Sonde 157,000 157,000 Sonde Christianity 98.00 % 5.00 % -
Songo 21,000 21,000 Songo Christianity 99.00 % 3.00 % -
Songomeno 203,000 203,000 Songomeno Christianity 70.00 % 10.00 % -
Songora 5,100 5,100 Songoora Christianity 95.00 % 4.00 % -
Songye, Western Kalebwe 2,166,000 2,166,000 Songe Christianity 90.00 % 16.00 % -
 South Asian, general 178,000 10,702,000 Hindi Hinduism 1.00 % 0.04 % 4
Suku 150,000 184,000 Suku Christianity 96.00 % 18.00 % -
 Swahili 50,000 1,756,000 Swahili Islam 4.00 % 0.70 % 1
Swahili, Congo 2,900 2,900 Swahili, Congo Islam 18.00 % 3.00 % -
 Tabwa 1,015,000 1,064,000 Taabwa Christianity 95.00 % 10.00 % -
Tagbo 28,000 28,000 Tagbu Christianity 69.00 % 4.00 % -
Tara Baaka, Baka 2,600 49,000 Baka Christianity 95.00 % 34.00 % -
Teke, Central 34,000 153,000 Teke-Nzikou Christianity 98.00 % 7.00 % -
Teke, Eastern 110,000 180,000 Teke, Ibali Christianity 98.00 % 10.00 % -
Teke-Fuumu 25,000 41,000 Teke-Fuumu Christianity 93.00 % 6.00 % -
Tembo-Equateur 13,000 13,000 Tembo Christianity 97.00 % 6.00 % -
Tembo-Kivu 292,000 292,000 Tembo Christianity 97.00 % 20.00 % -
Tetela, Sungu 1,625,000 1,625,000 Tetela Christianity 96.00 % 22.00 % -
Tiene 81,000 81,000 Tiene Christianity 99.00 % 26.00 % -
Tutsi 386,000 3,640,000 Kinyarwanda Christianity 95.00 % 19.00 % -
 Vanuma 13,000 13,000 Vanuma Christianity 96.00 % 16.00 % -
Wongo 21,000 21,000 Wongo Christianity 95.00 % 16.00 % -
Yaka 1,210,000 1,669,000 Yaka Christianity 96.00 % 18.00 % -
Yakoma 17,000 143,000 Yakoma Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 % -
Yamongeri 21,000 21,000 Yamongeri Christianity 98.00 % 7.00 % -
 Yansi 182,000 182,000 Yansi Christianity 99.00 % 7.00 % -
Yela 109,000 109,000 Yela Christianity 96.00 % 7.00 % -
Yombe 1,097,000 1,234,000 Yombe Christianity 99.00 % 22.00 % -
Yulu 3,800 20,000 Yulu Christianity 65.00 % 2.50 % -
Zimba 233,000 233,000 Zimba Christianity 96.00 % 7.00 % -
  Totals:  229 83,880,000       3   91.64 % 19.21 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 125,000                
  UN Country Population (2018) 84,005,000                

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 286,185,000 341.2 % 97.4 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 1.5 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 747,609,000 891.3 % 70.7 % 24.0 % 1.7 % 0.2 % 2.7 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 199,084,000 237.3 % 94.9 % 0.0 % 0.7 % 2.8 % 1.5 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 115,117,000 137.2 % 81.8 % 1.5 % 9.3 % 0.8 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
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Language
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Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
NT Text
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NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Alur alz 1 0 Complete Bible
Amba rwm 1 0 Bible Portions
Arabic, North Levantine Spoken apc 1 1 Bible Portions
Asoa asv 1 0 Unspecified
Aushi auh 1 0 Translation Needed
Avokaya avu 1 0 New Testament
Babango bbm 1 0 Translation Needed
Baka bdh 1 0 New Testament
Bali bcp 1 0 Bible Portions
Baloi biz 1 0 Translation Needed
Bamwe bmg 1 0 Translation Needed
Banda, Mid-Southern bjo 1 0 Translation Needed
Banda, South Central lnl 1 0 Bible Portions
Banda, Togbo-Vara tor 1 0 Translation Started
Bangala bxg 1 0 Complete Bible
Bangba bbe 1 0 Translation Needed
Bangi bni 1 0 New Testament
Bangubangu bnx 1 0 Translation Started
Barambu brm 1 0 Translation Needed
Bari bfa 1 0 Complete Bible
Beeke bkf 1 0 Unspecified
Bemba bem 1 0 Complete Bible
Bembe bmb 1 0 Complete Bible
Bendi bct 1 0 Translation Needed
Bera brf 1 0 Bible Portions
Bhele bhy 1 0 Bible Portions
Bila bip 1 0 Translation Started
Binji bpj 1 0 New Testament
Boko bkp 1 0 New Testament
Bolia bli 1 0 Bible Portions
Boloki bkt 1 0 Bible Portions
Bolondo bzm 1 0 Translation Needed
Boma boh 1 0 Translation Needed
Bomboli bml 1 0 Translation Needed
Bomboma bws 1 0 Translation Needed
Bozaba bzo 1 0 Translation Needed
Budu buu 1 0 Bible Portions
Budza bja 1 0 Translation Started
Buraka bkg 1 0 Translation Needed
Bushoong buf 1 0 Complete Bible
Buyu byi 1 0 Translation Started
Bwa bww 1 0 Bible Portions
Bwela bwl 1 0 Translation Needed
Bwile bwc 1 0 Translation Needed
Cokwe cjk 1 0 Complete Bible
Dengese dez 1 0 Translation Needed
Ding diz 1 0 Translation Started
Dongo doo 1 0 Translation Started
Dzando dzn 1 0 Translation Needed
Efe efe 1 0 Translation Needed
Enya gey 1 0 Translation Needed
Foma fom 1 0 Translation Needed
French fra 3 0 Complete Bible
Fuliiru flr 1 0 New Testament
Furu fuu 1 0 Translation Started
Gbanziri gbg 1 0 Translation Started
Gilima gix 1 0 Translation Started
Gobu gox 1 0 Translation Started
Greek ell 1 0 Complete Bible
Hamba hba 1 0 Translation Needed
Havu hav 1 0 Translation Started
Hema nix 1 0 Bible Portions
Hemba hem 1 0 Bible Portions
Hindi hin 1 1 Complete Bible
Holoholo hoo 1 0 Bible Portions
Holu hol 1 0 Bible Portions
Hunde hke 1 0 New Testament
Hungana hum 1 0 Bible Portions
Joba job 1 0 Translation Started
Kabwari kcw 1 0 Translation Needed
Kaiku kkq 1 0 Translation Needed
Kakwa keo 1 0 Complete Bible
Kango kzy 1 0 Translation Needed
Kango kty 1 0 Translation Needed
Kanu khx 1 0 Translation Needed
Kanyok kny 1 0 Complete Bible
Kaonde kqn 1 0 Complete Bible
Kela kel 1 0 Bible Portions
Kele khy 1 0 New Testament
Keliko kbo 1 0 New Testament
Kete kcv 1 0 Translation Needed
Kimbundu kmb 1 0 Complete Bible
Kinyarwanda kin 3 0 Complete Bible
Kituba ktu 1 0 Complete Bible
Komo kmw 1 0 Bible Portions
Kongo, San Salvador kwy 1 0 Complete Bible
Konzo koo 1 0 Bible Portions
Koongo kng 1 0 Complete Bible
Kpala kpl 1 0 Translation Started
Kusu ksv 1 0 Translation Needed
Kwami ktf 1 0 Translation Needed
Kwese kws 1 0 Bible Portions
Lala-Bisa leb 1 0 New Testament
Lalia lal 1 0 Translation Needed
Lamba lam 1 0 Complete Bible
Langbashe lna 1 0 Translation Started
Lega-Mwenga lgm 1 0 New Testament
Lega-Shabunda lea 1 0 Complete Bible
Lele lel 1 0 Translation Needed
Lendu led 1 0 Complete Bible
Lengola lej 1 0 Translation Needed
Lese les 1 0 Translation Needed
Libinza liz 1 0 Translation Needed
Ligenza lgz 1 0 Translation Needed
Lika lik 1 0 Bible Portions
Likila lie 1 0 Translation Needed
Lingala lin 1 0 Complete Bible
Lobala loq 1 0 New Testament
Logo log 1 0 New Testament
Lombi lmi 1 0 Translation Needed
Lombo loo 1 0 Translation Needed
Lonzo lnz 1 0 Translation Needed
Luba-Kasai lua 1 0 Complete Bible
Luba-Katanga lub 1 0 Complete Bible
Lugbara lgg 1 0 Complete Bible
Luna luj 1 0 Complete Bible
Lunda lun 1 0 Complete Bible
Lusengo lse 1 0 Bible Portions
Luvale lue 1 0 Complete Bible
Lwalu lwa 1 0 Translation Needed
Ma msj 1 0 Translation Needed
Ma'di mhi 1 0 New Testament
Mabaale mmz 1 0 Translation Needed
Mamvu mdi 1 0 Bible Portions
Mangbetu mdj 1 0 Bible Portions
Mangbutu mdk 1 0 Translation Needed
Mayeka myc 1 0 Unspecified
Mayogo mdm 1 0 New Testament
Mba mfc 1 0 Translation Started
Mbala mdp 1 0 Bible Portions
Mbandja zmz 1 0 Complete Bible
Mbati mdn 1 0 Bible Portions
Mbesa zms 1 0 Translation Needed
Mbo zmw 1 0 Translation Needed
Mbole mdq 1 0 Translation Needed
Mfinu zmf 1 0 Unspecified
Mituku zmq 1 0 Translation Needed
Moingi mwz 1 0 Translation Needed
Mongo-Nkundu lol 2 0 Complete Bible
Mono mnh 1 0 Translation Started
Monzombo moj 1 0 Translation Needed
Mpuono zmp 1 0 Bible Portions
Mundu muh 1 0 New Testament
Mvuba mxh 1 0 Unspecified
Nande nnb 1 0 Complete Bible
Ndaka ndk 1 0 Translation Needed
Ndo ndp 1 0 New Testament
Ndobo ndw 1 0 Translation Needed
Ndogo ndz 1 0 New Testament
Ndolo ndl 1 0 Bible Portions
Ndrulo dno 1 0 Bible Portions
Ndunga ndt 1 0 Translation Needed
Ngando nxd 1 0 New Testament
Ngbaka nga 1 0 Complete Bible
Ngbaka Ma'bo nbm 1 0 Translation Started
Ngbandi, Northern ngb 1 0 New Testament
Ngbandi, Southern nbw 1 0 New Testament
Ngbundu nuu 1 0 Translation Started
Ngelima agh 1 0 New Testament
Ngiti niy 1 0 New Testament
Ngombe ngc 1 0 New Testament
Ngongo noq 1 0 Translation Started
Ngul nlo 1 0 Translation Started
Ngundu nue 1 0 Translation Needed
Nkutu nkw 1 0 Bible Portions
Ntomba nto 1 0 Bible Portions
Nyali nlj 1 0 Translation Needed
Nyanga nyj 1 0 Translation Started
Nyanga-li nyc 1 0 Unspecified
Nyindu nyg 1 0 Translation Started
Nzadi nzd 1 0 Translation Needed
Nzakara nzk 1 0 Bible Portions
Ombo oml 1 0 Translation Started
Omi omi 1 0 Bible Portions
Pagibete pae 1 0 Complete Bible
Pambia pmb 1 0 Translation Needed
Pelende ppp 1 0 Translation Needed
Phende pem 1 0 Complete Bible
Poke pof 1 0 Bible Portions
Portuguese por 1 0 Complete Bible
Ruund rnd 1 0 Complete Bible
Sakata skt 1 0 Bible Portions
Salampasu slx 1 0 Bible Portions
Samba smx 1 0 Translation Started
Sanga sng 1 0 Complete Bible
Sango sag 1 0 Complete Bible
Seba kdg 1 0 Translation Needed
Sengele szg 1 0 Bible Portions
Shi shr 1 0 Complete Bible
So soc 1 0 New Testament
Sonde shc 1 0 Translation Started
Songe sop 1 0 Complete Bible
Songo soo 1 0 Translation Needed
Songomeno soe 1 0 Translation Needed
Songoora sod 1 0 Translation Started
Suku sub 1 0 New Testament
Swahili swh 1 1 Complete Bible
Swahili, Congo swc 1 0 Complete Bible
Taabwa tap 1 0 New Testament
Tagbu tbm 1 0 Translation Needed
Talinga-Bwisi tlj 1 0 New Testament
Teke, Ibali tek 1 0 Bible Portions
Teke-Eboo ebo 1 0 Bible Portions
Teke-Fuumu ifm 1 0 Translation Needed
Teke-Nzikou nzu 1 0 Translation Started
Tembo tmv 1 0 Translation Needed
Tembo tbt 1 0 New Testament
Tetela tll 1 0 Complete Bible
Tiene tii 1 0 New Testament
Unknown xxx 1 0 Unspecified
Vanuma vau 1 0 Translation Started
Wongo won 1 0 Bible Portions
Yaka yaf 1 0 New Testament
Yakoma yky 1 0 Bible Portions
Yamongeri ymg 1 0 Translation Needed
Yango yng 1 0 Translation Needed
Yansi yns 1 0 Bible Portions
Yela yel 1 0 Translation Needed
Yombe yom 1 0 New Testament
Yulu yul 1 0 Translation Needed
Zande zne 3 0 Complete Bible
Zimba zmb 1 0 Bible Portions
Totals: 222 229 3   27 41 76 162 10

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 19.2 %)
91.6 %
Ethnic Religions
5.5 %
Hinduism
0.1 %
Islam
1.7 %
Non-Religious
0.6 %
Other / Small Religions
0.5 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.8 %
Independent
23.2 %
Orthodox
0.1 %
Other Christian
7.3 %
Protestant
24.4 %
Roman Catholic
43.0 %
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

Search the Web
There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Congo, Democratic Republic of. 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 Congo, Democratic Republic of
  • Christian ministry in Congo, Democratic Republic of
  • 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

Ministry Listing
Below is a partial list of ministries that may work in Congo, Democratic Republic of or Africa, West and Central. The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. This data is from circa 2006-2008 and is not being maintained by Joshua Project. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.

In Africa, West and Central Size
ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism) Large
Action International Ministries Medium
Advancing Renewal Ministries, Inc. Medium
Anglican Frontier Missions Small
Assemblies of God World Missions Large
Association of Free Lutheran Congregations, World Missions Medium
Awana Clubs, International Medium
Baptist Bible Fellowship, International Medium
Baptist International Missions, Inc. (BIMI) Medium
Baptist Mid-Missions Medium
BCM International Medium
Bible League Medium
Campus Crusade for Christ, International Large
Child Evangelism Fellowship Medium
Church of God of Prophecy Medium
Church of the Nazarene World Mission Department Medium
Church World Service Medium
Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Medium
EFCA International Mission Medium
EQUIP Foundation Small
Evangelical Covenant Church Medium
Every Home for Christ Medium
Final Frontiers Foundation Large
Friends in Action, International Small
Galcom International Small
Global Partners / Wesleyan World Missions Medium
Globe International Medium
GO International Small
Go Ye Fellowship Medium
Good News Productions Medium
Heart of God Ministries Medium
Hope for the Hungry Medium
InterComm Small
Josue Yrion World Evangelism and Missions Small
Mailbox Club International Small
Middle East Media Medium
Open Bible Churches Small
Pentecostal Church of God World Missions Small
Scripture Union Medium
Seventh-day Adventists General Conference Medium
Silent Word Ministries Small
Southern Baptist Convention - International Mission Board Large
Talking Bibles International Small
Team Expansion Medium
Tentmakers International Small
United Methodist Church Medium
United Pentecostal Church Foreign Missions Medium
United World Mission Medium
Worldwide Tentmakers, Incorporated Small
Young Life Medium
Youth with a Mission Large
Congo, Democratic Republic of Statistics
People Groups 229
Unreached People Groups 3  (1.3%)
Population 83,880,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 3.2%
Population in Unreached 254,000  (0.3%)
Pioneer Workers Needed * 6
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 91.6%
Percent Evangelical 19.2%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 3.7%
Country Progress Level 5
Urbanization 45%
Continent Africa
Region Africa, West and Central
10/40 Window No
Country Code CG
Official Language(s) FrenchEnglish
Literacy Rate 77%
Estimated Illiterate Population 19,292,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
Congo, Democratic Republic of Prayer Cards

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Congo, Democratic Republic of Links
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World Factbook
Ethnologue Language Listing
National Bible Society
God Reports (stories from the field)
Religious Freedom Report
Congo, Democratic Republic of Maps
Political Map (UN)
Language Map (Ethnologue)
Perry-Castaneda Map Collection
Congo, Democratic Republic of Videos
Congo, Democratic Republic of Prayercast Video


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