Frontier Peoples: 100,000 and above Overview

People Groups

1,097

Population

1,869,229,000

% of Unreached
People Groups

14.8 %

% of Unreached Population

58.0 %

% of World's
People Groups

6.3 %

% of World Population

24.1 %

Frontier Peoples are unreached groups most needing pioneer church planting. Frontier Peoples are less than or equal to 0.1% Christian and an approximation of groups without a known self-sustaining gospel movement.

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Photo People Group Country All
Countries
Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Lak Russia Listing 163,000 Lak Islam 0.03 % 3
 Lakhera India Listing 190,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 4
 Laki Iran Listing 1,236,000 Laki Islam 0.00 % 25
 Lampung Abung Indonesia Listing 206,000 Lampung Nyo Islam 0.01 % 4
 Lampung Pesisir Indonesia Listing 567,000 Lampung Api Islam 0.10 % 11
 Lampung Pubian Indonesia Listing 113,000 Lampung Api Islam 0.02 % 2
Larestani Iran Listing 119,000 Lari Islam 0.00 % 2
Lassi Pakistan Listing 173,000 Lasi Islam 0.00 % 3
 Lembak Indonesia Listing 238,000 Col Islam 0.01 % 5
 Lezgin Azerbaijan Listing 195,000 Lezgi Islam 0.10 % 4
 Lezgin Russia Listing 431,000 Lezgi Islam 0.02 % 9
 Lingayat India Listing 3,380,000 Kannada Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 68
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) India Listing 6,606,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.03 % 132
Lodha Jariya India Listing 1,498,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 30
 Lohana India Listing 581,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.01 % 12
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh Listing 191,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.00 % 4
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 9,379,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 188
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) India Listing 620,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 12
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 2,102,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 42
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,163,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 63
 Luri, Northern Iran Listing 1,871,000 Luri, Northern Islam 0.00 % 37
 Luri, Northern Iraq Listing 115,000 Luri, Northern Islam 0.10 % 2
 Luri, Southern Iran Listing 1,019,000 Luri, Southern Islam 0.00 % 20
Maalia Sudan Listing 126,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 3
 Maba, Mabangi Chad Listing 530,000 Maba Islam 0.04 % 11
 Machhi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 786,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.02 % 16
 Machhi (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 2,630,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 53
Madari (Hindu traditions) India Listing 259,000 Tamil Hinduism 0.00 % 5
 Maguindanao Philippines Listing 1,304,000 Maguindanaon Islam 0.10 % 26
 Mahratta India Listing 30,726,000 Marathi Hinduism 0.00 % 615
 Mahratta Jadhav India Listing 2,780,000 Marathi Hinduism 0.00 % 56
 Mahratta Konkani India Listing 562,000 Marathi Hinduism 0.00 % 11
 Mahratta Kunbi India Listing 7,639,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.00 % 153
 Mahratta Pawar India Listing 606,000 Marathi Hinduism 0.00 % 12
 Mahratta Shinde India Listing 552,000 Marathi Hinduism 0.00 % 11
Mahtam (Hindu traditions) India Listing 138,000 Punjabi, Eastern Hinduism 0.00 % 3
Mahtam (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 296,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 6
 Makhmi Pakistan Listing 119,000 Balti Islam 0.00 % 2
 Makhuwa, Nahara Mozambique Listing 489,000 Makhuwa Islam 0.02 % 10
 Mal (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,775,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 36
Mala Sale India Listing 134,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.00 % 3
 Malay Indonesia Listing 3,251,000 Malay Islam 0.01 % 65
 Malay, Ketapang Indonesia Listing 309,000 Malay Islam 0.00 % 6
 Malay, Pattani Thailand Listing 1,527,000 Malay, Pattani Islam 0.01 % 31
 Malay, Riau Indonesia Listing 1,880,000 Malay Islam 0.08 % 38
 Malay, Sambas Indonesia Listing 505,000 Malay Islam 0.03 % 10
 Malay, Sumatera North Indonesia Listing 2,266,000 Malay Islam 0.05 % 45
 Maldivian, Malki Maldives Listing 499,000 Maldivian Islam 0.00 % 10
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh Listing 133,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.00 % 3
 Mali (Hindu traditions) India Listing 9,859,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 197
Totals: 1,097 Peoples     1,869,229,000         37,372