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 *
 Bulang China Listing 106,000 Blang Buddhism 0.06 % 2
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) Listing 2,699,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 54
 Kalmyk, Torgut China Listing 194,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.00 % 4
 Palaung, Pale Myanmar (Burma) Listing 292,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.10 % 6
 Sinhalese Australia Listing 113,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 2
 Tibetan, Central China Listing 949,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.04 % 19
 Tu China Listing 262,000 Tu Buddhism 0.01 % 5
 Drukpa Bhutan Listing 216,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 4
 Nau Buddh India Listing 194,000 Hindi Buddhism 0.00 % 4
 Tai Lue Laos Listing 129,000 Lu Buddhism 0.10 % 3
 Amdo, Hbrogpa China Listing 750,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 15
 Amdo, Rongba China Listing 163,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.01 % 3
 Amdo, Rongmahbrogpa China Listing 189,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 4
 Amdo, Rtahu China Listing 101,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 2
 Golog China Listing 168,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.02 % 3
 Jiarong, Situ China Listing 208,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.03 % 4
 Khampa Eastern China Listing 1,613,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.05 % 32
 Khampa, Northern China Listing 152,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.02 % 3
 Khampa, Western China Listing 270,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.01 % 5
 Mongol China Listing 5,636,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.04 % 113
 Tibetan Gtsang China Listing 766,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.02 % 15
 Dawei, Tavoyan Myanmar (Burma) Listing 457,000 Tavoyan Buddhism 0.10 % 9
 Dongnu China Listing 311,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 6
 Jew, French France Listing 454,000 French Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 9
 Jew, Israeli West Bank / Gaza Listing 393,000 Hebrew Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 8
 Jew, Eastern Yiddish-speaking Israel Listing 276,000 Yiddish, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 6
 Miao, Luobohe China Listing 104,000 Miao, Luopohe Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 2
 Jew, Polish Israel Listing 127,000 Polish Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 3
 Duun, Samogo Mali Listing 159,000 Duungooma Ethnic Religions 0.02 % 3
Jew, Romanian Israel Listing 202,000 Hebrew Ethnic Religions 0.05 % 4
 Lingayat India Listing 3,380,000 Kannada Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 68
 Iu Mien, Hunan China Listing 225,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 5
 Ani China Listing 111,000 Language unknown Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 2
 Bunu China Listing 432,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 9
 Dong, Southern China Listing 1,263,000 Dong, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.07 % 25
 Nosu, Tianba China Listing 111,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 2
 Nosu, Xiaoliangshan China Listing 551,000 Language unknown Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 11
 Nosu, Yinuo China Listing 674,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.05 % 13
 Pingdi China Listing 1,486,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 30
 Tai Kao Laos Listing 103,000 Tai Don Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 2
 Gujarati, Kenyan Kenya Listing 212,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.10 % 4
 Gujarati, Ugandan Uganda Listing 465,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.00 % 9
 Gujarati United Kingdom Listing 635,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.05 % 13
 Jat (Hindu traditions) India Listing 19,127,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.03 % 383
Konai India Listing 128,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.01 % 3
Mana India Listing 242,000 Marathi Hinduism 0.00 % 5
 Agri India Listing 437,000 Marathi Hinduism 0.00 % 9
 Ahar India Listing 1,438,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 29
 Aheria India Listing 165,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 3
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh Listing 220,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.00 % 4
Totals: 1,098 Peoples     1,873,581,000         37,459