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 *
 Fulani, Sokoto Niger Listing 1,035,000 Fulfulde, Central-Eastern Niger Islam 0.10 % 21
 Pingdi China Listing 1,480,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 30
 Tajik Uzbekistan Listing 1,573,000 Tajik Islam 0.10 % 31
 Moor Mauritania Listing 3,680,000 Hassaniyya Islam 0.10 % 74
 Maguindanao Philippines Listing 1,286,000 Maguindanaon Islam 0.10 % 26
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) Listing 2,681,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 54
 Arab, Libyan Libya Listing 1,876,000 Arabic, Libyan Spoken Islam 0.10 % 38
 Kurd, Kurmanji Iraq Listing 3,321,000 Kurdish, Northern Islam 0.10 % 66
 Arab, Cyrenaican Libya Listing 1,644,000 Arabic, Libyan Spoken Islam 0.10 % 33
 Dom (Hindu traditions) India Listing 2,128,000 Odia Hinduism 0.09 % 43
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 2,855,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.09 % 57
 Kyrgyz Kyrgyzstan Listing 4,620,000 Kyrgyz Islam 0.09 % 92
 Moroccan, Arabic-speaking Morocco Listing 23,655,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.09 % 473
 Mandailing Indonesia Listing 1,233,000 Batak Mandailing Islam 0.09 % 25
 Yadav Sadgope India Listing 2,570,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.08 % 51
 Kaibartta India Listing 1,818,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.08 % 36
 Adi Dravida India Listing 8,480,000 Tamil Hinduism 0.08 % 170
 Banten Indonesia Listing 3,160,000 Sunda Islam 0.08 % 63
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 7,711,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.08 % 154
 Malay, Riau Indonesia Listing 1,860,000 Malay Islam 0.08 % 37
 Fulani, Nigerian Nigeria Listing 15,972,000 Fulfulde, Nigerian Islam 0.08 % 319
 Naikda India Listing 3,763,000 Kannada Hinduism 0.08 % 75
 Gauda India Listing 1,989,000 Odia Hinduism 0.08 % 40
 Dong, Southern China Listing 1,258,000 Dong, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.07 % 25
 Berber, Imazighen Morocco Listing 2,764,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.07 % 55
 Koli Mahadev India Listing 1,656,000 Marathi Hinduism 0.07 % 33
 Kol India Listing 1,741,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.06 % 35
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 2,991,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.06 % 60
 Jambi Indonesia Listing 1,019,000 Malay, Jambi Islam 0.06 % 20
 Romani, Domari Iran Listing 1,391,000 Domari Islam 0.06 % 28
Dewar India Listing 1,002,000 Odia Hinduism 0.06 % 20
 Vaddar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,559,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.06 % 71
 Malay, Sumatera North Indonesia Listing 2,242,000 Malay Islam 0.05 % 45
 Khampa Eastern China Listing 1,606,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.05 % 32
 Kunbi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 17,950,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.05 % 359
 Turkmen Turkmenistan Listing 4,510,000 Turkmen Islam 0.05 % 90
 Somali Yemen Listing 1,143,000 Somali Islam 0.05 % 23
 Kurd, Southern Iran Listing 3,322,000 Kurdish, Southern Islam 0.05 % 66
 Kurd, Central Iraq Listing 4,546,000 Kurdish, Central Islam 0.05 % 91
 Mangala India Listing 1,875,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.05 % 38
 Koshti India Listing 1,076,000 Marathi Hinduism 0.05 % 22
 Khandait India Listing 1,718,000 Odia Hinduism 0.05 % 34
 Mongol China Listing 5,614,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.04 % 112
 Moroccan, Arabic-speaking Egypt Listing 1,668,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.04 % 33
 Panika India Listing 1,054,000 Chhattisgarhi Hinduism 0.04 % 21
 Dhangar Bharwad India Listing 2,756,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.04 % 55
 Mutrasi India Listing 1,028,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.04 % 21
 Lodha (Hindu traditions) India Listing 6,541,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.03 % 131
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) India Listing 7,667,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.03 % 153
 Palembang Indonesia Listing 3,391,000 Musi Islam 0.03 % 68
Totals: 259 Peoples     1,551,776,000         31,027