Frontier Peoples: 1 million and above Overview

People Groups

259

Population

1,551,776,000

% of Unreached
People Groups

3.5 %

% of Unreached Population

48.7 %

% of World's
People Groups

1.5 %

% of World Population

20.2 %

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 *
 Maninka, Eastern Guinea Listing 3,094,000 Maninkakan, Eastern Islam 0.02 % 62
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) India Listing 3,154,000 Tamil Islam 0.00 % 63
 Brahmin Nepal Listing 3,156,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.00 % 63
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,138,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.00 % 63
 Lunia (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,132,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 63
 Banten Indonesia Listing 3,160,000 Sunda Islam 0.08 % 63
 Malay Indonesia Listing 3,216,000 Malay Islam 0.01 % 64
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,227,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 65
 Pinjara India Listing 3,258,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 65
 Kurd, Southern Iran Listing 3,322,000 Kurdish, Southern Islam 0.05 % 66
 Kurd, Kurmanji Iraq Listing 3,321,000 Kurdish, Northern Islam 0.10 % 66
 Sasak Indonesia Listing 3,312,000 Sasak Islam 0.01 % 66
 Lingayat India Listing 3,346,000 Kannada Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 67
 Palembang Indonesia Listing 3,391,000 Musi Islam 0.03 % 68
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,461,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 69
 Mochi (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 3,494,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 70
 Kapu Reddi India Listing 3,520,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.00 % 70
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,559,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.06 % 71
 Moor Mauritania Listing 3,680,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.10 % 74
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,717,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 74
 Kumhar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 3,695,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 74
 Naikda India Listing 3,763,000 Kannada Hinduism 0.08 % 75
 Hazara Afghanistan Listing 3,802,000 Hazaragi Islam 0.03 % 76
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,879,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.00 % 78
 Thai Islam Thailand Listing 3,896,000 Thai Islam 0.00 % 78
 Boya India Listing 3,966,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.00 % 79
 Megh (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,925,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.02 % 79
 Arora (Hindu traditions) India Listing 4,028,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 81
 Brahmin Sawaria India Listing 4,099,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 82
 Dhanuk India Listing 4,169,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 83
 Brahmin Kanaujia India Listing 4,145,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 83
 Arab, Tihami Yemen Listing 4,251,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.00 % 85
 Uzbek, Southern Afghanistan Listing 4,259,000 Uzbek, Southern Islam 0.01 % 85
 Banjar Indonesia Listing 4,306,000 Banjar Islam 0.01 % 86
 Turkmen Turkmenistan Listing 4,510,000 Turkmen Islam 0.05 % 90
 Kurd, Central Iraq Listing 4,546,000 Kurdish, Central Islam 0.05 % 91
 Kyrgyz Kyrgyzstan Listing 4,620,000 Kyrgyz Islam 0.09 % 92
 Ansari Pakistan Listing 4,633,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 93
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) India Listing 4,771,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.01 % 95
 Yadav Gualbans (Hindu traditions) India Listing 4,804,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 96
 Yadav Gola India Listing 4,851,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.00 % 97
 Bania Agarwal India Listing 4,903,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 98
 Gujar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan Listing 4,953,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 99
 Yadav Gaoli India Listing 4,980,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 100
 Awan Pakistan Listing 5,316,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 106
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) India Listing 5,546,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.03 % 111
 Fula Jalon Guinea Listing 5,601,000 Pular Islam 0.01 % 112
 Mongol China Listing 5,614,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.04 % 112
 Ilavan India Listing 5,711,000 Malayalam Hinduism 0.02 % 114
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 5,848,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 117
Totals: 259 Peoples     1,551,776,000         31,027