Region:  Africa, East and Southern

Population

586,232,000

Countries

28

Number of People Groups

1,309

Unreached People Groups

355 (27%)

Population in Unreached

96,769,000

% Population in Unreached

16.5%
Map Notes
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Country Population People
Groups
Unreached
Groups
% Unreached
Groups
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Christian
Adherents
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed * 
Angola 32,798,000 63 1 1.6 % 50,000 0.2 % Christianity 91.7 % 23.1 % 1
Botswana 2,287,000 46 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 65.5 % 8.3 % -
Burundi 11,829,000 12 3 25.0 % 19,000 0.2 % Christianity 93.4 % 30.2 % 3
Comoros 856,000 13 8 61.5 % 838,000 97.9 % Islam 1.8 % 0.7 % 21
Djibouti 974,000 11 7 63.6 % 937,000 96.2 % Islam 3.0 % 0.1 % 22
Eritrea 3,491,000 18 10 55.6 % 1,351,000 38.7 % Islam 51.8 % 2.7 % 30
Eswatini 1,099,000 10 1 10.0 % 600 0.1 % Christianity 84.1 % 20.9 % 1
Ethiopia 114,104,000 128 37 28.9 % 33,194,000 29.1 % Christianity 58.3 % 18.0 % 677
Kenya 53,664,000 110 32 29.1 % 5,792,000 10.8 % Christianity 78.0 % 47.6 % 129
Lesotho 2,074,000 10 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 91.2 % 13.1 % -
Madagascar 27,600,000 40 11 27.5 % 436,000 1.6 % Christianity 49.7 % 6.1 % 15
Malawi 18,989,000 26 4 15.4 % 2,070,000 10.9 % Christianity 75.7 % 17.0 % 43
Mauritius 1,241,000 19 8 42.1 % 108,000 8.7 % Hinduism 32.5 % 9.7 % 8
Mayotte 264,000 8 6 75.0 % 260,000 98.5 % Islam 1.6 % 0.1 % 9
Mozambique 31,098,000 62 12 19.4 % 3,033,000 9.8 % Christianity 52.3 % 13.2 % 61
Namibia 2,469,000 33 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 88.8 % 12.5 % -
Reunion 872,000 18 7 38.9 % 57,000 6.5 % Christianity 86.1 % 6.8 % 7
Rwanda 12,877,000 12 3 25.0 % 9,800 0.1 % Christianity 89.0 % 26.3 % 3
Saint Helena 5,800 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 95.0 % 8.8 % -
Seychelles 95,000 5 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 96.2 % 7.0 % -
Somalia 15,797,000 22 20 90.9 % 15,789,000 99.9 % Islam 0.3 % 0.0 % 323
South Africa 59,193,000 65 8 12.3 % 983,000 1.7 % Christianity 77.0 % 21.0 % 21
South Sudan 11,102,000 77 6 7.8 % 579,000 5.2 % Christianity 56.7 % 10.9 % 15
Sudan 43,759,000 161 131 81.4 % 24,129,000 55.1 % Islam 5.0 % 0.4 % 522
Tanzania 59,433,000 155 29 18.7 % 5,868,000 9.9 % Christianity 51.1 % 11.0 % 123
Uganda 45,643,000 69 5 7.2 % 1,143,000 2.5 % Christianity 83.5 % 33.8 % 25
Zambia 18,349,000 74 4 5.4 % 97,000 0.5 % Christianity 86.8 % 25.1 % 4
Zimbabwe 14,266,000 41 2 4.9 % 24,000 0.2 % Christianity 76.8 % 25.2 % 2
Totals:  28 586,232,000 1,309 355 27.1 % 96,769,000 16.5 % 5   62.2 % 19.6 % 2,065
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