Frontier Peoples: 100,000 and above Overview

People Groups

1,088

Population

1,805,530,000

% of Unreached
People Groups

14.8 %

% of Unreached Population

56.6 %

% of World's
People Groups

6.3 %

% of World Population

23.5 %

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 2,681,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 54
 Kalmyk, Torgut China Listing 194,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.00 % 4
 Palaung, Pale Myanmar (Burma) Listing 291,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.10 % 6
 Sinhalese Australia Listing 112,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 2
 Tibetan, Central China Listing 945,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.04 % 19
 Tu China Listing 261,000 Tu Buddhism 0.01 % 5
 Drukpa Bhutan Listing 213,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 4
 Nau Buddh India Listing 192,000 Hindi Buddhism 0.00 % 4
 Amdo, Hbrogpa China Listing 747,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 15
 Amdo, Rongba China Listing 163,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.01 % 3
 Amdo, Rongmahbrogpa China Listing 188,000 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
 Mongol China Listing 5,614,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.04 % 112
 Jiarong, Situ China Listing 207,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.03 % 4
 Khampa Eastern China Listing 1,606,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.05 % 32
 Khampa, Northern China Listing 152,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.02 % 3
 Khampa, Western China Listing 269,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.01 % 5
 Tai Lue Laos Listing 127,000 Lu Buddhism 0.10 % 3
 Tibetan Gtsang China Listing 763,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.02 % 15
 Dawei, Tavoyan Myanmar (Burma) Listing 454,000 Tavoyan Buddhism 0.10 % 9
 Dongnu China Listing 310,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 6
 Jew, French France Listing 453,000 French Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 9
 Jew, Israeli West Bank / Gaza Listing 384,000 Hebrew Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 8
 Jew, Eastern Yiddish-Speaking Israel Listing 271,000 Yiddish, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 5
 Miao, Luobohe China Listing 104,000 Miao, Luopohe Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 2
 Jew, Polish Israel Listing 125,000 Polish Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 2
 Duun, Samogo Mali Listing 151,000 Duungooma Ethnic Religions 0.02 % 3
Jew, Romanian Israel Listing 198,000 Hebrew Ethnic Religions 0.05 % 4
 Lingayat India Listing 3,346,000 Kannada Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 67
 Ani China Listing 110,000 Language unknown Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 2
 Bunu China Listing 431,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 9
 Dong, Southern China Listing 1,258,000 Dong, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.07 % 25
 Iu Mien, Hunan China Listing 224,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 4
 Nosu, Tianba China Listing 110,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 2
 Nosu, Xiaoliangshan China Listing 549,000 Language unknown Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 11
 Nosu, Yinuo China Listing 672,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.05 % 13
 Pingdi China Listing 1,480,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 30
 Tai Kao Laos Listing 102,000 Tai Don Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 2
 Gujarati, Kenyan Kenya Listing 208,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.10 % 4
 Gujarati, Ugandan Uganda Listing 450,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.00 % 9
 Gujarati United Kingdom Listing 631,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.05 % 13
 Jat (Hindu traditions) India Listing 18,939,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.03 % 379
Konai India Listing 126,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.01 % 3
Mana India Listing 240,000 Marathi Hinduism 0.00 % 5
 Adi Dravida India Listing 8,480,000 Tamil Hinduism 0.08 % 170
 Agri India Listing 433,000 Marathi Hinduism 0.00 % 9
 Ahar India Listing 1,424,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 28
 Aheria India Listing 163,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 3
Totals: 1,088 Peoples     1,805,530,000         36,083