Religion: Islam What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

1,893,485,000

% of World Population

24.2 %

People Groups

4,036

Unreached Groups

3,468 (85.9 %)

Map Notes
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Yalunka, Yalun Soso Sierra Leone 48,000 Yalunka Islam 6.00 % 4.40 % Complete Bible -
 Yao, Muslim Zambia 5,100 Yao Islam 3.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Yao, Muslim Malawi 2,053,000 Yao Islam 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 41
 Yao, Muslim Mozambique 203,000 Yao Islam 1.40 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 4
 Yao, Muslim Tanzania 632,000 Yao Islam 2.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 13
 Yashkun Pakistan 1,600 Balti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Yazeed Sudan 483,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 10
 Yazidi Turkey 2,800 Kurdish, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Yoruba Niger 78,000 Yoruba Islam 20.00 % 7.50 % Complete Bible -
 Yoruba Togo 129,000 Yoruba Islam 43.00 % 1.60 % Complete Bible -
 Yoruba Burkina Faso 74,000 Yoruba Islam 45.00 % 7.50 % Complete Bible -
 Yoruba Benin 214,000 Yoruba Islam 45.30 % 13.00 % Complete Bible -
 Yoruba Gambia 12,000 Yoruba Islam 27.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Yoruba Ghana 505,000 Yoruba Islam 29.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
 Yoruk Bulgaria 1,000 Balkan Gagauz Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Yoruk North Macedonia 4,000 Balkan Gagauz Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Yoruk Turkey 467,000 Balkan Gagauz Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 9
 Zaghawa Chad 164,000 Zaghawa Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 3
 Zaghawa Libya 9,300 Zaghawa Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Zaghawa Sudan 121,000 Zaghawa Islam 0.05 % 0.05 % Translation Started 2
 Zaramo Tanzania 1,286,000 Zaramo Islam 3.00 % 2.00 % New Testament 26
 Zargar (Muslim traditions) India 4,700 Kashmiri Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Zargar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 7,800 Shina Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Zari Nigeria 38,000 Hausa Islam 14.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Zarma Benin 13,000 Zarma Islam 2.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 4,036 Peoples   1,893,485,000     3,468       34,031
Download Data Data Sources Definitions
Prayer Cards


Avatar

Welcome. I’m a virtual assistant and will try to answer questions about Joshua Project, unreached people groups, the Great Commission and more. How can I help you?

For further help try our FAQ, Definitions or Contact Us pages.