Frontier Peoples: 100,000 and above Overview

People Groups

1,098

Population

1,873,581,000

% of Unreached
People Groups

14.8 %

% of Unreached Population

58.1 %

% of World's
People Groups

6.3 %

% of World Population

24.2 %

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 *
 Sama, Southern Philippines Listing 249,000 Sama, Southern Islam 0.00 % 5
 Sansi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 221,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.05 % 4
 Sargara India Listing 145,000 Marwari Hinduism 0.00 % 3
 Sasak Indonesia Listing 3,348,000 Sasak Islam 0.01 % 67
 Satani India Listing 431,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.00 % 9
 Sayyid Bangladesh Listing 1,186,000 Bengali Islam 0.00 % 24
 Sayyid India Listing 7,822,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 156
 Sayyid Pakistan Listing 8,012,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 160
 Semendo Indonesia Listing 258,000 Malay, Central Islam 0.02 % 5
 Shabak Iraq Listing 250,000 Shabak Islam 0.01 % 5
 Shaikh Bangladesh Listing 135,227,000 Bengali Islam 0.00 % 2705
 Shaikh Sri Lanka Listing 200,000 Tamil Islam 0.00 % 4
 Shaikh India Listing 85,428,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 1709
 Shaikh Nepal Listing 781,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 16
 Shaikh Pakistan Listing 13,677,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 274
 Shaikh Qureshi India Listing 8,058,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 161
 Shaikh Qureshi Pakistan Listing 773,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 15
 Shaikh Siddiqi India Listing 7,513,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 150
 Shenva (Hindu traditions) India Listing 118,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.02 % 2
 Shirazi Tanzania Listing 643,000 Swahili Islam 0.00 % 13
 Sindhi (Muslim traditions) India Listing 143,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 3
 Sindhi (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 145,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 3
 Sindhi Khaikheli Pakistan Listing 401,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 8
 Sindhi Mohana Pakistan Listing 588,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 12
 Sindhi Sama Pakistan Listing 2,367,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 47
 Sindhi Samon Pakistan Listing 173,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 3
 Sindhi Sumra Pakistan Listing 209,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 4
 Sinhalese Australia Listing 113,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 2
 Sirvi India Listing 311,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 6
 Socotran Yemen Listing 110,000 Soqotri Islam 0.00 % 2
 Somali Yemen Listing 447,000 Somali Islam 0.05 % 9
 Somali Ajuran Kenya Listing 232,000 Somali Islam 0.10 % 5
 Somali Bantu Kenya Listing 110,000 Maay Islam 0.05 % 2
 Somali Bantu Somalia Listing 769,000 Maay Islam 0.05 % 15
 Somvanshi India Listing 494,000 Marathi Hinduism 0.00 % 10
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 7,750,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 155
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 353,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 7
 Sondhia India Listing 559,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 11
 Soninke Côte d'Ivoire Listing 203,000 Soninke Islam 0.00 % 4
 Soninke Mali Listing 1,735,000 Soninke Islam 0.01 % 35
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Oman Listing 166,000 Bengali Islam 0.00 % 3
 Sri Lanka Moor Sri Lanka Listing 675,000 Tamil Islam 0.00 % 14
 Sudhan Pakistan Listing 162,000 Hindko, Northern Islam 0.00 % 3
 Sumbawa Indonesia Listing 457,000 Sumbawa Islam 0.03 % 9
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh Listing 636,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.00 % 13
 Susu Sierra Leone Listing 187,000 Susu Islam 0.06 % 4
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh Listing 210,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.00 % 4
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 419,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.02 % 8
 Swahili Saudi Arabia Listing 411,000 Swahili Islam 0.00 % 8
 Swahili, Barawani Somalia Listing 287,000 Swahili Islam 0.00 % 6
Totals: 1,098 Peoples     1,873,581,000         37,459