Religion: Islam What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

1,862,242,000

% of World Population

24.0 %

People Groups

3,821

Unreached Groups

3,258 (85.3 %)

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 *
 Tajik Tajikistan 7,118,000 Tajik Islam 0.05 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 142
 Kanuri, Yerwa Nigeria 7,186,000 Kanuri, Yerwa Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % New Testament 144
 Somali Ethiopia 7,280,000 Somali Islam 0.14 % 0.03 % Complete Bible 146
 Shaikh Siddiqi India 7,500,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 150
 Madura Indonesia 7,570,000 Madura Islam 0.11 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 151
 Sayyid India 7,819,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 156
 Sayyid Pakistan 8,015,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 160
 Shaikh Qureshi India 8,060,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 161
 Mappila India 8,709,000 Malayalam Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 174
 Azerbaijani Azerbaijan 8,738,000 Azerbaijani, North Islam 0.40 % 0.22 % Complete Bible 175
 Arab, North Iraqi Iraq 8,768,000 Arabic, North Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 0.70 % 0.20 % New Testament 175
 Baloch Pakistan 8,925,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 178
 Kurd, Kurmanji Turkey 8,960,000 Kurdish, Northern Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 179
 Java Banyumasan Indonesia 9,140,000 Javanese Islam 2.50 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 183
 Pashtun, Southern Afghanistan 9,656,000 Pashto, Southern Islam 0.02 % 0.02 % Bible Portions 193
 Ansari India 10,555,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % Complete Bible 211
 Afghan, Tajik Afghanistan 10,585,000 Dari Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 212
 Arab, Saudi - Hijazi Saudi Arabia 10,640,000 Arabic, Hijazi Spoken Islam 0.30 % 0.12 % Unspecified 213
 Arab, Tunisian Tunisia 10,810,000 Arabic, Tunisian Spoken Islam 0.22 % 0.00 % New Testament 216
 Arain (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 11,313,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 226
 Pashtun, Pathan India 11,419,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % Complete Bible 228
 Uyghur China 11,881,000 Uyghur Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 238
 Kazakh Kazakhstan 12,059,000 Kazakh Islam 0.10 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 241
 Hausa Niger 12,100,000 Hausa Islam 2.00 % 1.60 % Complete Bible 242
 Somali Somalia 12,075,000 Somali Islam 0.30 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 242
Totals: 3,821 Peoples   1,862,242,000     3,258       33,528
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