Frontier Peoples: 1 million and above Overview

People Groups

263

Population

1,599,693,000

% of Unreached
People Groups

3.5 %

% of Unreached Population

49.6 %

% of World's
People Groups

1.5 %

% of World Population

20.6 %

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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Countries
Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Gawamaa Sudan Listing 1,020,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 20
 Kawahia, Fezara Sudan Listing 1,016,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.01 % 20
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Nepal Listing 1,006,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.03 % 20
 Arunthathiyar India Listing 1,020,000 Tamil Hinduism 0.00 % 20
 Daroga (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,016,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 20
Dewar India Listing 1,010,000 Odia Hinduism 0.06 % 20
 Gujjar (Muslim traditions) India Listing 1,009,000 Gujari Islam 0.00 % 20
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) India Listing 1,000,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 20
 Luri, Southern Iran Listing 1,019,000 Luri, Southern Islam 0.00 % 20
 Baloch Rind Pakistan Listing 1,000,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 20
 Fur, Forok Sudan Listing 1,046,000 Fur Islam 0.00 % 21
 Jambi Indonesia Listing 1,030,000 Malay, Jambi Islam 0.06 % 21
 Fulani, Pulaar Senegal Listing 1,073,000 Pulaar Islam 0.00 % 21
 Panika India Listing 1,050,000 Chhattisgarhi Hinduism 0.04 % 21
 Pulayan India Listing 1,051,000 Malayalam Hinduism 0.00 % 21
 Qassab India Listing 1,073,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 21
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,058,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.01 % 21
 Sali India Listing 1,042,000 Kannada Hinduism 0.00 % 21
 Rajput (Sikh traditions) India Listing 1,030,000 Punjabi, Eastern Other / Small 0.00 % 21
 Tarkhan (Sikh traditions) India Listing 1,045,000 Punjabi, Eastern Other / Small 0.00 % 21
 Tili India Listing 1,064,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.00 % 21
 Mutrasi India Listing 1,036,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.04 % 21
 Brahmin Telugu India Listing 1,046,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.00 % 21
 Hausa Côte d'Ivoire Listing 1,096,000 Hausa Islam 0.00 % 22
 Uzbek, Northern Tajikistan Listing 1,123,000 Uzbek, Northern Islam 0.00 % 22
 Tuareg, Tamajaq Niger Listing 1,075,000 Tamajaq, Tawallammat Islam 0.09 % 22
 Bohra India Listing 1,105,000 Gujarati Islam 0.00 % 22
 Koshti India Listing 1,092,000 Marathi Hinduism 0.05 % 22
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 1,115,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 22
 Qassab Pakistan Listing 1,084,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 22
 Bedouin, Eastern Bedawi Egypt Listing 1,166,000 Arabic, Eastern Egyptian Bedawi Spoken Islam 0.00 % 23
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) Sri Lanka Listing 1,131,000 Tamil Islam 0.00 % 23
 Fulani, Western Niger Listing 1,160,000 Fulfulde, Western Niger Islam 0.02 % 23
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 1,147,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 23
 Kunbi Kadwa India Listing 1,171,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.01 % 23
Kachhi Kachhwaha India Listing 1,172,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 23
 Kabardian Turkey Listing 1,177,000 Kabardian Islam 0.00 % 24
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,205,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 24
 Sayyid Bangladesh Listing 1,186,000 Bengali Islam 0.00 % 24
Gadaria Dhingar India Listing 1,188,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 24
 Bakhtiari Iran Listing 1,247,000 Bakhtiari Islam 0.00 % 25
 Mandailing Indonesia Listing 1,247,000 Batak Mandailing Islam 0.09 % 25
 Fulani, Maasina Mali Listing 1,253,000 Fulfulde, Maasina Islam 0.01 % 25
 Jebala Morocco Listing 1,265,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.03 % 25
 Ansari Bangladesh Listing 1,241,000 Bengali Islam 0.00 % 25
 Dong, Southern China Listing 1,263,000 Dong, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.07 % 25
 Alawite Syria Listing 1,261,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 0.02 % 25
 Laki Iran Listing 1,236,000 Laki Islam 0.00 % 25
 Rajput Ponwar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,259,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 25
 Arab, Saudi - Najdi Syria Listing 1,320,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.00 % 26
Totals: 263 Peoples     1,599,693,000         31,990

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