Frontier Peoples: 1 million and above Overview

People Groups

248

Population

1,498,353,000

% of Unreached
People Groups

3.5 %

% of Unreached Population

47.5 %

% of World's
People Groups

1.5 %

% of World Population

19.7 %

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 *
 Adi Dravida India Listing 8,608,000 Tamil Hinduism 0.08 % 172
 Afghani, Tajik Afghanistan Listing 9,801,000 Dari Islam 0.01 % 196
 Ahar India Listing 1,444,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 29
 Aimaq Afghanistan Listing 1,491,000 Aimaq Islam 0.00 % 30
 Akhdam, Arabized Blacks Yemen Listing 1,457,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.00 % 29
 Alawite Syria Listing 1,327,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 0.02 % 27
 Algerian, Arabic-speaking Egypt Listing 1,651,000 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.02 % 33
 Ansari Bangladesh Listing 1,256,000 Bengali Islam 0.00 % 25
 Ansari India Listing 10,605,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 212
 Ansari Pakistan Listing 4,595,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 92
 Arab, Bedouin Jordan Listing 1,341,000 Arabic, Eastern Egyptian Bedawi Spoken Islam 0.01 % 27
 Arab, Cyrenaican Libya Listing 1,619,000 Arabic, Libyan Spoken Islam 0.10 % 32
 Arab, Hadrami Yemen Listing 1,520,000 Arabic, Hadrami Spoken Islam 0.00 % 30
 Arab, Libyan Libya Listing 1,841,000 Arabic, Libyan Spoken Islam 0.10 % 37
 Arab, Northern Yemeni Yemen Listing 12,111,000 Arabic, Sanaani Spoken Islam 0.00 % 242
 Arab, Saudi - Najdi Iraq Listing 1,673,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.00 % 33
 Arab, Saudi - Najdi Syria Listing 1,321,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.00 % 26
 Arab, Tihami Yemen Listing 4,215,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.00 % 84
 Arab, Yemeni Yemen Listing 6,324,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.00 % 126
 Arain (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 10,886,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 218
 Arora (Hindu traditions) India Listing 4,079,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 82
 Arunthathiyar India Listing 1,026,000 Tamil Hinduism 0.00 % 21
 Assamese (Muslim traditions) India Listing 2,710,000 Assamese Islam 0.00 % 54
 Awan Pakistan Listing 5,384,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 108
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) India Listing 6,486,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 130
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 2,898,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.09 % 58
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,508,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 70
 Bairwa India Listing 1,305,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.02 % 26
 Bakhtiari Iran Listing 1,218,000 Bakhtiari Islam 0.00 % 24
 Balija (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,718,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.01 % 34
 Baloch Pakistan Listing 7,894,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 158
 Bania India Listing 29,114,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 582
 Bania Agarwal India Listing 4,799,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 96
 Bania Komti India Listing 1,792,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.00 % 36
 Banjar Indonesia Listing 4,245,000 Banjar Islam 0.01 % 85
 Banten Indonesia Listing 3,115,000 Sunda Islam 0.08 % 62
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 2,497,000 Kannada Hinduism 0.00 % 50
 Bedouin, Eastern Bedawi Egypt Listing 1,043,000 Arabic, Eastern Egyptian Bedawi Spoken Islam 0.00 % 21
 Bedouin, Tajakant Algeria Listing 1,696,000 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.00 % 34
 Beja, Bedawi Egypt Listing 1,088,000 Bedawiyet Islam 0.00 % 22
 Beja, Bedawi Sudan Listing 2,299,000 Bedawiyet Islam 0.00 % 46
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,889,000 Kannada Hinduism 0.00 % 38
 Berber, Imazighen Morocco Listing 2,742,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.07 % 55
 Berber, Rif Morocco Listing 1,540,000 Tarifit Islam 0.03 % 31
 Berber, Shawiya Algeria Listing 2,241,000 Tachawit Islam 0.00 % 45
 Bhar India Listing 1,984,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.00 % 40
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,202,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 24
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,375,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 27
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 6,409,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 128
 Bohra India Listing 1,113,000 Gujarati Islam 0.00 % 22
Totals: 248 Peoples     1,498,353,000         29,971