Frontier Peoples: 100,000 and above Overview

People Groups

1,097

Population

1,868,960,000

% 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 *
 Turkmen Pakistan Listing 161,000 Turkmen Islam 0.00 % 3
 Tajik Pakistan Listing 958,000 Tajik Islam 0.00 % 19
 Pashtun Pakistan Listing 30,315,000 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 606
 Uzbek Pakistan Listing 279,000 Uzbek, Northern Islam 0.00 % 6
 Moghal Pakistan Listing 1,306,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 26
Lassi Pakistan Listing 179,000 Lasi Islam 0.00 % 4
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 1,307,000 Kashmiri Islam 0.00 % 26
 Hazara Pakistan Listing 263,000 Hazaragi Islam 0.00 % 5
 Baloch Pakistan Listing 8,925,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 178
 Brahui Pakistan Listing 2,824,000 Brahui Islam 0.00 % 56
 Baloch, Southern Oman Listing 599,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 12
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Oman Listing 208,000 Bengali Islam 0.00 % 4
 Albanian, Macedonian North Macedonia Listing 521,000 Albanian, Gheg Islam 0.00 % 10
 Fulani, Sokoto Nigeria Listing 416,000 Fulfulde, Central-Eastern Niger Islam 0.10 % 8
 Zarma Nigeria Listing 152,000 Zarma Islam 0.00 % 3
 Kanuri, Manga Nigeria Listing 388,000 Kanuri, Manga Islam 0.00 % 8
 Kanuri, Yerwa Nigeria Listing 7,186,000 Kanuri, Yerwa Islam 0.01 % 144
 Fulani, Nigerian Nigeria Listing 16,384,000 Fulfulde, Nigerian Islam 0.08 % 328
 Bole, Bolewa Nigeria Listing 154,000 Bole Islam 0.00 % 3
 Fulani, Sokoto Niger Listing 670,000 Fulfulde, Central-Eastern Niger Islam 0.10 % 13
 Fulani, Western Niger Listing 1,160,000 Fulfulde, Western Niger Islam 0.02 % 23
 Tuareg, Tamajaq Niger Listing 1,075,000 Tamajaq, Tawallammat Islam 0.09 % 22
 Kanuri, Manga Niger Listing 669,000 Kanuri, Manga Islam 0.00 % 13
 Kanuri, Yerwa Niger Listing 191,000 Kanuri, Yerwa Islam 0.00 % 4
 Dendi, Dandawa Niger Listing 132,000 Dendi Islam 0.10 % 3
 Tuareg, Arabized Niger Listing 498,000 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.00 % 10
 Brahmin Terai Nepal Listing 129,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Brahmin Hill Nepal Listing 3,067,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.00 % 61
 Shaikh Nepal Listing 780,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 16
 Nai (Hindu traditions) Nepal Listing 113,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.08 % 2
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) Nepal Listing 220,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.03 % 4
 Kandu Nepal Listing 123,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.06 % 2
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) Nepal Listing 200,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.06 % 4
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Nepal Listing 107,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.05 % 2
 Dhanuk Nepal Listing 210,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.00 % 4
 Brahmin Nepal Listing 3,213,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.00 % 64
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Nepal Listing 147,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.00 % 3
 Bania Nepal Listing 134,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.00 % 3
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Nepal Listing 233,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.05 % 5
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Nepal Listing 1,006,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.03 % 20
 Dawei, Tavoyan Myanmar (Burma) Listing 457,000 Tavoyan Buddhism 0.10 % 9
 Palaung, Pale Myanmar (Burma) Listing 292,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.10 % 6
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) Listing 2,699,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 54
 Rohingya Myanmar (Burma) Listing 477,000 Rohingya Islam 0.00 % 10
 Makhuwa, Nahara Mozambique Listing 489,000 Makhuwa Islam 0.02 % 10
Deaf Morocco Listing 277,000 Moroccan Sign Language Islam 0.09 % 6
 Bedouin, Yahia Morocco Listing 113,000 Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken Islam 0.01 % 2
 Berber, Tekna Morocco Listing 624,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.01 % 12
 Saharawi Morocco Listing 162,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 3
 Moroccan, Arabic-speaking Morocco Listing 23,940,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.09 % 479
Totals: 1,097 Peoples     1,868,960,000         37,365

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