Frontier Peoples: 100,000 and above Overview

People Groups

1,097

Population

1,869,045,000

% of Unreached
People Groups

14.8 %

% of Unreached Population

57.9 %

% 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 *
 Dhodia India Listing 679,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.08 % 14
 Nai (Hindu traditions) Nepal Listing 113,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.08 % 2
 Mandailing Indonesia Listing 1,247,000 Batak Mandailing Islam 0.09 % 25
 Banjar Indonesia Listing 4,352,000 Banjar Islam 0.09 % 87
 Moroccan, Arabic-speaking Libya Listing 298,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.09 % 6
 Moroccan, Arabic-speaking Morocco Listing 23,940,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.09 % 479
 Tuareg, Tamajaq Niger Listing 1,075,000 Tamajaq, Tawallammat Islam 0.09 % 22
 Tigre, Eritrean Eritrea Listing 716,000 Tigre Islam 0.09 % 14
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh Listing 596,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.09 % 12
Deaf Morocco Listing 277,000 Moroccan Sign Language Islam 0.09 % 6
 Kyrgyz Kyrgyzstan Listing 4,698,000 Kyrgyz Islam 0.09 % 94
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 2,879,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.09 % 58
 Adi Dravida India Listing 8,551,000 Tamil Hinduism 0.09 % 171
 Vannan (Hindu traditions) India Listing 889,000 Tamil Hinduism 0.09 % 18
Sounti India Listing 113,000 Odia Hinduism 0.10 % 2
 Dom (Hindu traditions) India Listing 2,144,000 Odia Hinduism 0.10 % 43
Bhumia India Listing 156,000 Odia Hinduism 0.10 % 3
 Arab, Omani Yemen Listing 151,000 Arabic, Omani Spoken Islam 0.10 % 3
 Algerian, Arabic-speaking Libya Listing 295,000 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.10 % 6
 Fulani, Bagirmi Central African Republic Listing 210,000 Fulfulde, Bagirmi Islam 0.10 % 4
 Bosniak Turkey Listing 112,000 Bosnian Islam 0.10 % 2
 Arab, Cyrenaican Libya Listing 1,457,000 Arabic, Libyan Spoken Islam 0.10 % 29
 Dendi, Dandawa Niger Listing 132,000 Dendi Islam 0.10 % 3
 Mijikenda, Digo Kenya Listing 409,000 Chidigo Islam 0.10 % 8
 Gimma, Jam'a Sudan Listing 169,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.10 % 3
 Gujarati, Kenyan Kenya Listing 212,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.10 % 4
 Jew, Israeli West Bank / Gaza Listing 393,000 Hebrew Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 8
 Kurd, Kurmanji Iraq Listing 3,398,000 Kurdish, Northern Islam 0.10 % 68
 Lampung Pesisir Indonesia Listing 567,000 Lampung Api Islam 0.10 % 11
 Lezgin Azerbaijan Listing 195,000 Lezgi Islam 0.10 % 4
 Luri, Northern Iraq Listing 115,000 Luri, Northern Islam 0.10 % 2
 Arab, Libyan Libya Listing 1,590,000 Arabic, Libyan Spoken Islam 0.10 % 32
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) Listing 2,699,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 54
 Maguindanao Philippines Listing 1,304,000 Maguindanaon Islam 0.10 % 26
 Kutai Indonesia Listing 237,000 Malay, Tenggarong Kutai Islam 0.10 % 5
 Moor Mauritania Listing 3,781,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.10 % 76
 Moroccan, Arabic-speaking Spain Listing 780,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.10 % 16
 Palaung, Pale Myanmar (Burma) Listing 292,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.10 % 6
 Somali Ajuran Kenya Listing 232,000 Somali Islam 0.10 % 5
 Arab, Yemeni Saudi Arabia Listing 195,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.10 % 4
 Tajik Uzbekistan Listing 1,596,000 Tajik Islam 0.10 % 32
 Tai Lue Laos Listing 129,000 Lu Buddhism 0.10 % 3
 Nosu, Xiaoliangshan China Listing 551,000 Language unknown Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 11
 Pingdi China Listing 1,486,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 30
 Fulani, Sokoto Niger Listing 670,000 Fulfulde, Central-Eastern Niger Islam 0.10 % 13
 Fulani, Sokoto Nigeria Listing 416,000 Fulfulde, Central-Eastern Niger Islam 0.10 % 8
 Dawei, Tavoyan Myanmar (Burma) Listing 457,000 Tavoyan Buddhism 0.10 % 9
Totals: 1,097 Peoples     1,869,045,000         37,368

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