Frontier Peoples: 100,000 and above Overview

People Groups

1,097

Population

1,869,004,000

% 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 *
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 7,711,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 154
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) India Listing 7,761,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.03 % 155
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 7,772,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.08 % 155
 Sayyid India Listing 7,819,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 156
 Sayyid Pakistan Listing 8,015,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 160
 Shaikh Qureshi India Listing 8,060,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 161
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 8,115,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 162
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) India Listing 8,118,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 162
 Adi Dravida India Listing 8,551,000 Tamil Hinduism 0.09 % 171
 Mappila India Listing 8,709,000 Malayalam Islam 0.00 % 174
 Baloch Pakistan Listing 8,925,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 178
 Kurd, Kurmanji Turkey Listing 8,960,000 Kurdish, Northern Islam 0.01 % 179
 Jat (Sikh traditions) India Listing 9,052,000 Punjabi, Eastern Other / Small 0.02 % 181
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 9,443,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 189
 Pashtun, Southern Afghanistan Listing 9,656,000 Pashto, Southern Islam 0.02 % 193
 Mali (Hindu traditions) India Listing 9,897,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 198
 Ansari India Listing 10,555,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 211
 Afghan, Tajik Afghanistan Listing 10,585,000 Dari Islam 0.01 % 212
 Arain (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 11,313,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 226
 Pashtun, Pathan India Listing 11,419,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 228
 Nai (Hindu traditions) India Listing 11,845,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 237
 Uyghur China Listing 11,881,000 Uyghur Islam 0.01 % 238
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 11,904,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.02 % 238
 Arab, Northern Yemeni Yemen Listing 12,990,000 Arabic, Sanaani Spoken Islam 0.00 % 260
 Shaikh Pakistan Listing 13,327,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 267
 Hui China Listing 13,870,000 Chinese, Mandarin Islam 0.01 % 277
 Kapu India Listing 15,310,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.02 % 306
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 15,602,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 312
 Fulani, Nigerian Nigeria Listing 16,384,000 Fulfulde, Nigerian Islam 0.08 % 328
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 16,680,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 334
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 18,202,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.05 % 364
 Teli (Hindu traditions) India Listing 18,686,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.02 % 374
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 18,883,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 378
 Jat (Hindu traditions) India Listing 19,103,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.03 % 382
 Moroccan, Arabic-speaking Morocco Listing 23,940,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.09 % 479
 Uzbek, Northern Uzbekistan Listing 27,199,000 Uzbek, Northern Islam 0.02 % 544
 Bania India Listing 29,120,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 582
 Algerian, Arabic-speaking Algeria Listing 29,618,000 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.01 % 592
 Pashtun Pakistan Listing 30,315,000 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 606
 Mahratta India Listing 30,768,000 Marathi Hinduism 0.00 % 615
 Jat (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 32,942,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 659
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India Listing 45,306,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.02 % 906
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India Listing 58,320,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 1166
 Brahmin India Listing 58,787,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 1176
 Turk Turkey Listing 59,258,000 Turkish Islam 0.01 % 1185
 Shaikh India Listing 85,376,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 1708
 Shaikh Bangladesh Listing 135,226,000 Bengali Islam 0.00 % 2705
Totals: 1,097 Peoples     1,869,004,000         37,367

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