Religion: Islam What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

1,857,435,000

% of World Population

24.0 %

People Groups

3,756

Unreached Groups

3,219 (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 *
 Gonja, Ngbanyito Ghana 377,000 Gonja Islam 4.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 8
 Gera, Gerawa Nigeria 399,000 Gera Islam 1.60 % 1.40 % Translation Needed 8
 Fulani, Jelgooji Burkina Faso 410,000 Fulfulde, Western Niger Islam 0.30 % 0.20 % New Testament 8
 Mijikenda, Digo Kenya 409,000 Chidigo Islam 0.10 % 0.05 % New Testament 8
 Comorian, Ngazidja Comoros 410,000 Comorian, Ngazidja Islam 0.60 % 0.24 % Bible Portions 8
 Bade Nigeria 394,000 Bade Islam 2.00 % 0.02 % Bible Portions 8
 Alaba Ethiopia 381,000 Alaba-K'abeena Islam 2.60 % 1.40 % New Testament 8
 Arab, North Iraqi Syria 350,000 Arabic, North Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 0.70 % 0.20 % New Testament 7
 Luwu Indonesia 361,000 Tae' Islam 0.40 % 0.04 % Bible Portions 7
Brahui original nucleus Pakistan 333,000 Brahui Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 7
Jat Sindhu (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 328,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 7
Jat Varaich (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 338,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 7
 Comorian, Ndzwani Comoros 359,000 Comorian, Ndzwani Islam 0.60 % 0.24 % Bible Portions 7
 Sonar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 350,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 7
 Changgar Pakistan 360,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 7
 Uyghur Kazakhstan 337,000 Uyghur Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 7
 Tolaki Indonesia 345,000 Tolaki Islam 2.00 % 0.81 % New Testament 7
 Muna Indonesia 343,000 Muna Islam 1.50 % 0.05 % New Testament 7
 Wolof Gambia 333,000 Wolof, Gambian Islam 0.12 % 0.11 % Bible Portions 7
 Bozo, Sorogoye Mali 347,000 Bozo, Jenaama Islam 0.03 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 7
 Soninke Senegal 369,000 Soninke Islam 2.00 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 7
 Serawai Indonesia 331,000 Malay, Central Islam 3.00 % 0.62 % New Testament 7
 Rizeigat Sudan 364,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 7
 Persian United States 346,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 2.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 7
 Arab, Palestinian Qatar 375,000 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Islam 2.00 % 0.08 % Bible Portions 7
Totals: 3,756 Peoples   1,857,435,000     3,219       33,422
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