Frontier Peoples: 1 million and above Overview

People Groups

263

Population

1,603,060,000

% of Unreached
People Groups

3.6 %

% of Unreached Population

49.7 %

% of World's
People Groups

1.5 %

% of World Population

20.7 %

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 *
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) Listing 2,699,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 54
 Khampa Eastern China Listing 1,613,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.05 % 32
 Mongol China Listing 5,636,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.04 % 113
 Lingayat India Listing 3,380,000 Kannada Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 68
 Dong, Southern China Listing 1,263,000 Dong, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.07 % 25
 Pingdi China Listing 1,486,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 30
 Jat (Hindu traditions) India Listing 19,127,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.03 % 383
 Ahar India Listing 1,438,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 29
 Adi Dravida India Listing 8,564,000 Tamil Hinduism 0.08 % 171
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) India Listing 58,585,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 1172
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Nepal Listing 1,007,000 Maithili Hinduism 0.03 % 20
 Arora (Hindu traditions) India Listing 4,068,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 81
 Arunthathiyar India Listing 1,021,000 Tamil Hinduism 0.00 % 20
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 2,883,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.09 % 58
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,495,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 70
 Balija (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,721,000 Kannada Hinduism 0.01 % 34
 Bania India Listing 29,039,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 581
 Badhai (Hindu traditions) India Listing 6,477,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 130
 Bedar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 2,499,000 Kannada Hinduism 0.00 % 50
 Beldar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,887,000 Kannada Hinduism 0.00 % 38
 Bhar India Listing 1,974,000 Bhojpuri Hinduism 0.00 % 39
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,370,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 27
 Bharbhunja (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,198,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 24
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 6,351,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 127
 Boya India Listing 4,006,000 Telugu Hinduism 0.00 % 80
 Brahmin India Listing 58,887,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 1178
 Brahmin Nepal Listing 3,214,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.00 % 64
 Darzi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 2,913,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 58
 Daroga (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,018,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 20
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) India Listing 6,537,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 131
Dewar India Listing 1,012,000 Odia Hinduism 0.06 % 20
 Dhanuk India Listing 4,210,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 84
 Dhangar Bharwad India Listing 2,784,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.04 % 56
 Dhimar India Listing 1,840,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.01 % 37
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 11,892,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.02 % 238
 Dom (Hindu traditions) India Listing 2,149,000 Odia Hinduism 0.09 % 43
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) India Listing 5,601,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.03 % 112
 Gangakula India Listing 1,553,000 Kannada Hinduism 0.00 % 31
 Gauda India Listing 2,009,000 Odia Hinduism 0.08 % 40
 Gosain India Listing 1,553,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 31
 Gujar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 7,137,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 143
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) India Listing 1,392,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 28
 Ilavan India Listing 5,768,000 Malayalam Hinduism 0.02 % 115
 Kaibartta India Listing 1,836,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.08 % 37
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,169,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.00 % 63
 Kachhi (Hindu traditions) India Listing 5,907,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 118
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 8,086,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 162
 Kalwar (Hindu traditions) India Listing 3,753,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 75
 Kandu India Listing 2,355,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 47
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh Listing 1,831,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.00 % 37
Totals: 263 Peoples     1,603,060,000         32,066