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 *
 Brahmin Hill Nepal Listing 3,020,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.00 % 60
 Brahmin India Listing 58,307,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 1166
 Brahmin Nepal Listing 3,156,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.00 % 63
 Malay, Pattani Thailand Listing 1,759,000 Malay, Pattani Islam 0.01 % 35
 Dhimar India Listing 1,822,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 36
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 9,287,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 186
 Rabari (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,051,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.01 % 21
 Banjar Indonesia Listing 4,306,000 Banjar Islam 0.01 % 86
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India Listing 58,008,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 1160
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) India Listing 6,414,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 128
 Chechen, Nohchi Russia Listing 1,454,000 Chechen Islam 0.01 % 29
 Hui China Listing 13,816,000 Chinese, Mandarin Islam 0.01 % 276
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 18,684,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 374
 Mal (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,758,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 35
 Uyghur China Listing 11,835,000 Uyghur Islam 0.01 % 237
 Khatri (Hindu traditions) India Listing 2,315,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 46
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 15,366,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 307
 Mali (Hindu traditions) India Listing 9,762,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 195
 Fula Jalon Guinea Listing 5,601,000 Pular Islam 0.01 % 112
 Fulani, Maasina Mali Listing 1,217,000 Fulfulde, Maasina Islam 0.01 % 24
 Uzbek, Southern Afghanistan Listing 4,259,000 Uzbek, Southern Islam 0.01 % 85
 Arab, Bedouin Jordan Listing 1,368,000 Arabic, Eastern Egyptian Bedawi Spoken Islam 0.01 % 27
 Kanuri, Yerwa Nigeria Listing 7,006,000 Kanuri, Yerwa Islam 0.01 % 140
 Kurd, Kurmanji Turkey Listing 8,814,000 Kurdish, Northern Islam 0.01 % 176
 Rahanweyn Somalia Listing 2,745,000 Maay Islam 0.01 % 55
 Malay Indonesia Listing 3,216,000 Malay Islam 0.01 % 64
 Pashtun, Northern Afghanistan Listing 2,687,000 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.01 % 54
 Afghan, Tajik Afghanistan Listing 10,246,000 Dari Islam 0.01 % 205
 Soninke Mali Listing 1,684,000 Soninke Islam 0.01 % 34
 Tuareg, Tamajaq Niger Listing 1,035,000 Tamajaq, Tawallammat Islam 0.01 % 21
 Wolof Senegal Listing 6,018,000 Wolof Islam 0.01 % 120
 Turk Turkey Listing 57,235,000 Turkish Islam 0.01 % 1145
 Kurd, Turkish-Speaking Turkey Listing 6,233,000 Turkish Islam 0.01 % 125
 Kunbi Kadwa India Listing 1,161,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.01 % 23
 Kazakh China Listing 1,873,000 Kazakh Islam 0.01 % 37
 Lingayat India Listing 3,346,000 Kannada Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 67
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) India Listing 4,771,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.01 % 95
 Sasak Indonesia Listing 3,312,000 Sasak Islam 0.01 % 66
 Balija (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,704,000 Kannada Hinduism 0.01 % 34
 Teli (Hindu traditions) India Listing 18,532,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 371
 Jat (Sikh traditions) India Listing 8,992,000 Punjabi, Eastern Other / Small 0.02 % 180
 Ilavan India Listing 5,711,000 Malayalam Hinduism 0.02 % 114
 Megh (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,925,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.02 % 79
 Kunbi Lewa India Listing 1,986,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.02 % 40
 Algerian, Arabic-speaking Egypt Listing 1,668,000 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.02 % 33
 Pashtun, Southern Afghanistan Listing 9,338,000 Pashto, Southern Islam 0.02 % 187
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 11,775,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.02 % 235
 Rajput (Hindu traditions) India Listing 45,070,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.02 % 901
 Maninka, Eastern Guinea Listing 3,094,000 Maninkakan, Eastern Islam 0.02 % 62
 Uzbek, Northern Uzbekistan Listing 27,365,000 Uzbek, Northern Islam 0.02 % 547
Totals: 259 Peoples     1,551,776,000         31,027