Religion: Islam What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

1,857,456,000

% of World Population

24.0 %

People Groups

3,757

Unreached Groups

3,220 (85.7 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Fulani, Gurmanche Burkina Faso 1,233,000 Fulfulde, Western Niger Islam 0.70 % 0.23 % New Testament 25
 Jebala Morocco 1,265,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.03 % 0.00 % New Testament 25
 Zaramo Tanzania 1,249,000 Zaramo Islam 3.00 % 2.00 % New Testament 25
 Ansari Bangladesh 1,241,000 Bengali Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 25
 Alawite Syria 1,261,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 0.02 % 0.02 % Bible Portions 25
 Deaf Bangladesh 1,234,000 West Bengal Sign Language Islam 0.66 % Unspecified 25
 Arab, general Italy 1,239,000 Arabic, Libyan Spoken Islam 0.30 % 0.06 % Bible Portions 25
 Laki Iran 1,236,000 Laki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 25
 Arab, Bedouin Saudi Arabia 1,321,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.30 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 26
 Arab, Saudi - Najdi Syria 1,320,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 26
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 1,307,000 Kashmiri Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 26
 Maguindanao Philippines 1,304,000 Maguindanaon Islam 0.10 % 0.04 % Bible Portions 26
 Moghal Pakistan 1,306,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 26
 Tausug, Moro Joloano Philippines 1,302,000 Tausug Islam 2.00 % 0.23 % New Testament 26
 Arab, Arabic Gulf Spoken Kuwait 1,345,000 Arabic, Gulf Spoken Islam 2.00 % 0.53 % Bible Portions 27
 Thai Islam Thailand 1,328,000 Thai, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 27
 Senoufo, Mamara Mali 1,395,000 Senoufo, Mamara Islam 2.00 % 1.00 % New Testament 28
 Arab, Bedouin Jordan 1,381,000 Arabic, Eastern Egyptian Bedawi Spoken Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 28
 Romani, Domari Iran 1,409,000 Domari Islam 0.06 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 28
 Kurd, Kurmanji Syria 1,418,000 Kurdish, Northern Islam 0.13 % 0.06 % Complete Bible 28
 Maranao, Lanao Philippines 1,383,000 Maranao Islam 2.00 % 0.23 % Complete Bible 28
 Chechen, Nohchi Russia 1,455,000 Chechen Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 29
 Arab, Cyrenaican Libya 1,457,000 Arabic, Libyan Spoken Islam 0.10 % 0.03 % Bible Portions 29
 Arab, Iranian Iran 1,442,000 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 0.30 % 0.29 % New Testament 29
 Arab, Palestinian / Israeli Israel 1,465,000 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Islam 5.00 % 1.85 % Bible Portions 29
Totals: 3,757 Peoples   1,857,456,000     3,220       33,420
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