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 *
 Semendo Indonesia Listing 258,000 Malay, Central Islam 0.02 % 5
 Berber, Shawiya Algeria Listing 2,339,000 Tachawit Islam 0.00 % 47
 Berber, Shawiya France Listing 195,000 Tachawit Islam 0.00 % 4
Sherifi Sudan Listing 204,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 4
 Shirazi Tanzania Listing 643,000 Swahili Islam 0.00 % 13
 Baggara, Shuwa Arab Cameroon Listing 190,000 Arabic, Chadian Spoken Islam 0.02 % 4
 Baggara, Shuwa Arab Sudan Listing 110,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 2
Bedouin, Sidi Algeria Listing 137,000 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.01 % 3
 Socotran Yemen Listing 110,000 Soqotri Islam 0.00 % 2
 Somali Yemen Listing 447,000 Somali Islam 0.05 % 9
 Somali Ajuran Kenya Listing 232,000 Somali Islam 0.10 % 5
 Soninke Côte d'Ivoire Listing 203,000 Soninke Islam 0.00 % 4
 Soninke Mali Listing 1,735,000 Soninke Islam 0.01 % 35
 Pashayi, Southeast Afghanistan Listing 547,000 Pashai, Southeast Islam 0.00 % 11
 Baloch, Southern United Arab Emirates Listing 395,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 8
 Baloch, Southern Iran Listing 505,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 10
 Bozo, Sorogoye Mali Listing 347,000 Bozo, Jenaama Islam 0.03 % 7
 Baloch, Southern Oman Listing 599,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 12
 Sama, Southern Philippines Listing 249,000 Sama, Southern Islam 0.00 % 5
 Pashayi, Southwest Afghanistan Listing 121,000 Pashai, Southwest Islam 0.01 % 2
Bedouin, Suafa Algeria Listing 130,000 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.01 % 3
 Sumbawa Indonesia Listing 457,000 Sumbawa Islam 0.03 % 9
 Susu Sierra Leone Listing 187,000 Susu Islam 0.06 % 4
 Swahili Saudi Arabia Listing 408,000 Swahili Islam 0.00 % 8
 Swahili, Barawani Somalia Listing 287,000 Swahili Islam 0.00 % 6
 Tabasaran Russia Listing 152,000 Tabasaran Islam 0.08 % 3
 Arab, Yemeni Saudi Arabia Listing 195,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.10 % 4
 Arab, Yemeni Egypt Listing 179,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.08 % 4
 Arab, Yemeni Libya Listing 128,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.00 % 3
 Arab, Yemeni Yemen Listing 6,722,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.00 % 134
 Bedouin, Tajakant Algeria Listing 1,770,000 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.00 % 35
 Tajik Pakistan Listing 958,000 Tajik Islam 0.00 % 19
 Tajik Tajikistan Listing 7,118,000 Tajik Islam 0.00 % 142
 Tajik Uzbekistan Listing 1,596,000 Tajik Islam 0.10 % 32
 Takistani Iran Listing 404,000 Takestani Islam 0.00 % 8
 Mamak, Talang Malaysia Listing 125,000 Malay Islam 0.00 % 2
 Talysh Iran Listing 155,000 Talysh Islam 0.00 % 3
 Tama Chad Listing 193,000 Tama Islam 0.00 % 4
 Tuareg, Tamajaq Mali Listing 446,000 Tamajaq, Tawallammat Islam 0.00 % 9
 Tuareg, Tamajaq Niger Listing 1,075,000 Tamajaq, Tawallammat Islam 0.09 % 22
 Tuareg, Algerian Algeria Listing 136,000 Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken Islam 0.01 % 3
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) Sri Lanka Listing 1,131,000 Tamil Islam 0.00 % 23
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) India Listing 3,186,000 Tamil Islam 0.00 % 64
 Tausug, Sulu Malaysia Listing 219,000 Tausug Islam 0.01 % 4
 Fulani, Western Niger Listing 1,160,000 Fulfulde, Western Niger Islam 0.02 % 23
 Berber, Tekna Morocco Listing 624,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.01 % 12
 Berber, Tekna Western Sahara Listing 118,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.04 % 2
 Baloch, Western Afghanistan Listing 467,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.01 % 9
 Baloch, Western Iran Listing 750,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.00 % 15
 Cham, Western Cambodia Listing 252,000 Cham, Western Islam 0.01 % 5
Totals: 1,097 Peoples     1,868,960,000         37,365

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