Region:  West and Central Africa

Population

518,448,000

Countries

24

Number of People Groups

2,223

Unreached People Groups

500 (22%)

Population in Unreached

164,716,509

% Population in Unreached

31.8%
Map Notes
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Country Population People
Groups
Unreached
Groups
% Unreached
Groups
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed * 
Benin 11,453,000 63 13 20.6 % 2,144,000 18.7 % Christianity 31.6 % 7.5 % 48
Burkina Faso 19,706,000 81 27 33.3 % 4,966,000 25.2 % Islam 20.5 % 10.2 % 114
Cameroon 24,592,000 292 17 5.8 % 3,512,000 14.3 % Christianity 53.0 % 9.2 % 78
Cape Verde 552,000 5 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 94.9 % 8.8 % -
Central African Republic 4,710,000 81 7 8.6 % 460,000 9.8 % Christianity 70.4 % 31.6 % 11
Chad 15,293,000 141 77 54.6 % 8,453,000 55.3 % Islam 26.0 % 7.6 % 202
Congo, Democratic Republic of 83,774,000 228 3 1.3 % 254,000 0.3 % Christianity 92.1 % 19.2 % 6
Congo, Republic of the 5,334,000 71 1 1.4 % 12,000 0.2 % Christianity 88.2 % 14.8 % 1
Côte d'Ivoire 24,850,000 109 36 33.0 % 8,432,000 33.9 % Islam 30.6 % 9.4 % 182
Equatorial Guinea 1,296,000 18 2 11.1 % 28,000 2.1 % Christianity 89.8 % 4.7 % 2
Gabon 2,037,000 51 5 9.8 % 46,000 2.3 % Christianity 75.2 % 11.9 % 5
Gambia 2,128,000 30 16 53.3 % 1,790,000 84.1 % Islam 3.6 % 0.9 % 45
Ghana 29,390,000 111 19 17.1 % 1,544,000 5.3 % Christianity 62.4 % 25.9 % 40
Guinea 13,015,000 48 30 62.5 % 11,351,000 87.2 % Islam 4.2 % 0.7 % 239
Guinea-Bissau 1,854,000 35 19 54.3 % 877,000 47.3 % Islam 11.8 % 2.1 % 30
Liberia 4,804,000 39 5 12.8 % 526,000 10.9 % Ethnic Religions 39.9 % 12.6 % 10
Mali 19,037,000 74 45 60.8 % 17,436,000 91.6 % Islam 2.8 % 0.7 % 362
Mauritania 4,510,000 19 15 78.9 % 4,494,000 99.6 % Islam 0.3 % 0.1 % 97
Niger 22,254,000 37 29 78.4 % 21,860,000 98.2 % Islam 0.6 % 0.2 % 443
Nigeria 195,800,000 542 90 16.6 % 61,693,000 31.5 % Christianity 50.9 % 25.8 % 1,285
São Tomé and Príncipe 205,000 6 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 85.7 % 5.9 % -
Senegal 16,229,000 56 26 46.4 % 13,191,000 81.3 % Islam 4.5 % 0.2 % 272
Sierra Leone 7,683,000 30 11 36.7 % 1,326,000 17.3 % Islam 13.3 % 5.0 % 29
Togo 7,943,000 56 7 12.5 % 321,000 4.0 % Christianity 45.3 % 11.0 % 9
Totals:  24 518,448,000 2,223 500 22.5 % 164,716,509 31.8 % 6   47.7 % 16.9 % 3,510
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