Frontier Peoples: 100,000 and above Overview

People Groups

1,101

Population

1,873,901,000

% of Unreached
People Groups

14.9 %

% 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 *
 Bakhtiari Iran Listing 1,247,000 Bakhtiari Islam 0.00 % 25
 Balkar Russia Listing 112,000 Karachay-Balkar Islam 0.05 % 2
 Banjar Indonesia Listing 4,352,000 Banjar Islam 0.09 % 87
 Barma Chad Listing 138,000 Bagirmi Islam 0.01 % 3
Batahin Sudan Listing 279,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.05 % 6
 Mandailing Indonesia Listing 1,247,000 Batak Mandailing Islam 0.09 % 25
 Bole, Bolewa Nigeria Listing 154,000 Bole Islam 0.00 % 3
 Bederia Sudan Listing 986,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 20
 Arab, Bedouin Jordan Listing 1,381,000 Arabic, Eastern Egyptian Bedawi Spoken Islam 0.01 % 28
 Arab, Saudi - Najdi Iraq Listing 1,710,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.00 % 34
 Arab, Saudi - Najdi Jordan Listing 103,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.01 % 2
 Arab, Saudi - Najdi Kuwait Listing 255,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.00 % 5
 Arab, Saudi - Najdi Syria Listing 1,320,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.00 % 26
 Beja, Bedawi Egypt Listing 1,120,000 Bedawiyet Islam 0.00 % 22
 Beja, Hedareb Eritrea Listing 129,000 Bedawiyet Islam 0.00 % 3
 Beja, Bedawi Sudan Listing 2,428,000 Bedawiyet Islam 0.00 % 49
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking Oman Listing 166,000 Bengali Islam 0.00 % 3
 Bedouin, Berabish Mali Listing 193,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.00 % 4
 Berber, Drawa Morocco Listing 499,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.01 % 10
 Berber, Filala Morocco Listing 375,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.01 % 7
 Berber, Rif Morocco Listing 1,571,000 Tarifit Islam 0.03 % 31
 Berber, Warain Morocco Listing 325,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.01 % 7
 Berti Sudan Listing 337,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.01 % 7
 Bilala Chad Listing 244,000 Naba Islam 0.00 % 5
Birgid, Arabized Sudan Listing 163,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 3
 Bobo Madare Burkina Faso Listing 254,000 Bobo Madare, Southern Islam 0.02 % 5
 Fulani, Nigerian Cameroon Listing 108,000 Fulfulde, Nigerian Islam 0.05 % 2
 Fulani, Nigerian Nigeria Listing 16,384,000 Fulfulde, Nigerian Islam 0.08 % 328
 Bosniak Bosnia-Herzegovina Listing 1,650,000 Bosnian Islam 0.03 % 33
 Bosniak Turkey Listing 112,000 Bosnian Islam 0.10 % 2
 Brahui Pakistan Listing 2,824,000 Brahui Islam 0.00 % 56
 Brunei Malay Brunei Listing 184,000 Brunei Islam 0.06 % 4
 Buduma, Kuri Islander Chad Listing 132,000 Buduma Islam 0.04 % 3
 Buginese Malaysia Listing 145,000 Malay Islam 0.00 % 3
 Buol Indonesia Listing 113,000 Buol Islam 0.01 % 2
 Kurd, Central Iraq Listing 4,652,000 Kurdish, Central Islam 0.05 % 93
Fars, Southwestern Iran Listing 111,000 Fars, Southwestern Islam 0.00 % 2
Fezara, Juhayna Sudan Listing 346,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 7
 Bedouin, Fezzan Libya Listing 217,000 Arabic, Libyan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 4
 Kuka Chad Listing 137,000 Naba Islam 0.00 % 3
 Sri Lanka Moor Sri Lanka Listing 676,000 Tamil Islam 0.00 % 14
Bedouin, Chaamba Algeria Listing 137,000 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.00 % 3
 Chechen, Nohchi Russia Listing 1,455,000 Chechen Islam 0.01 % 29
 Chechen Turkey Listing 112,000 Chechen Islam 0.00 % 2
 Rohingya Bangladesh Listing 948,000 Rohingya Islam 0.00 % 19
 Rohingya Myanmar (Burma) Listing 477,000 Rohingya Islam 0.00 % 10
 Rohingya Saudi Arabia Listing 317,000 Rohingya Islam 0.00 % 6
 Tatar, Crimean Turkey Listing 110,000 Crimean Tatar Islam 0.05 % 2
 Tatar, Crimean Uzbekistan Listing 177,000 Crimean Tatar Islam 0.00 % 4
 Arab, Cyrenaican Libya Listing 1,667,000 Arabic, Libyan Spoken Islam 0.10 % 33
Totals: 1,101 Peoples     1,873,901,000         37,464