Region:  Africa, West and Central

Population

532,509,000

Countries

24

Number of People Groups

2,224

Unreached People Groups

499 (22%)

Population in Unreached

168,309,348

% Population in Unreached

31.6%
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 * 
Benin 11,767,000 63 13 20.6 % 2,203,000 18.7 % Christianity 31.6 % 7.5 % 48
Burkina Faso 20,273,000 81 27 33.3 % 5,109,000 25.2 % Islam 20.5 % 10.2 % 116
Cameroon 25,772,000 292 17 5.8 % 3,681,000 14.3 % Christianity 53.0 % 9.2 % 81
Cape Verde 548,000 5 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 94.9 % 8.8 % -
Central African Republic 4,727,000 81 7 8.6 % 461,000 9.7 % Christianity 70.4 % 31.6 % 11
Chad 15,883,000 141 77 54.6 % 8,780,000 55.3 % Islam 26.0 % 7.6 % 209
Congo, Democratic Republic of 86,662,000 229 3 1.3 % 262,000 0.3 % Christianity 91.6 % 19.2 % 6
Congo, Republic of the 5,311,000 71 1 1.4 % 12,000 0.2 % Christianity 88.2 % 14.8 % 1
Côte d'Ivoire 25,658,000 109 36 33.0 % 8,706,000 33.9 % Islam 30.5 % 9.4 % 187
Equatorial Guinea 1,337,000 18 2 11.1 % 29,000 2.1 % Christianity 89.3 % 4.7 % 2
Gabon 2,140,000 52 5 9.6 % 49,000 2.3 % Christianity 75.2 % 11.9 % 5
Gambia 2,303,000 30 16 53.3 % 1,937,000 84.1 % Islam 3.6 % 0.9 % 49
Ghana 30,338,000 111 19 17.1 % 1,594,000 5.3 % Christianity 62.4 % 25.9 % 41
Guinea 12,703,000 48 30 62.5 % 11,079,000 87.2 % Islam 4.2 % 0.7 % 235
Guinea-Bissau 1,868,000 35 19 54.3 % 883,000 47.3 % Islam 11.8 % 2.1 % 31
Liberia 4,886,000 39 5 12.8 % 535,000 10.9 % Ethnic Religions 39.9 % 12.6 % 10
Mali 19,585,000 74 45 60.8 % 17,937,000 91.6 % Islam 2.8 % 0.7 % 369
Mauritania 4,492,000 19 15 78.9 % 4,476,000 99.6 % Islam 0.3 % 0.1 % 97
Niger 23,250,000 37 29 78.4 % 22,839,000 98.2 % Islam 1.5 % 0.9 % 465
Nigeria 200,771,000 541 89 16.5 % 62,889,000 31.3 % Christianity 51.8 % 26.3 % 1,306
São Tomé and Príncipe 211,000 6 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 85.7 % 5.9 % -
Senegal 16,218,000 56 26 46.4 % 13,183,000 81.3 % Islam 4.5 % 0.2 % 271
Sierra Leone 7,775,000 30 11 36.7 % 1,342,000 17.3 % Islam 13.3 % 5.0 % 29
Togo 8,032,000 56 7 12.5 % 324,000 4.0 % Christianity 45.3 % 11.0 % 9
Totals:  24 532,509,000 2,224 499 22.4 % 168,309,348 31.6 % 6   48.1 % 17.1 % 3,578
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