Religion: Islam What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

1,862,236,000

% 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 *
 Moroccan, Arabic-speaking Spain 780,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.10 % 0.05 % New Testament 16
 Persian Spain 2,700 Persian, Iranian Islam 2.00 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Arab, Syrian Spain 2,400 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 10.00 % 2.00 % Bible Portions -
 Arab, Tunisian Spain 2,000 Arabic, Tunisian Spoken Islam 2.00 % 1.00 % New Testament 1
 Turk Spain 2,900 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 South Asian, general Spain 126,000 Urdu Islam 5.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 3
 Arab Sri Lanka 5,100 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sri Lanka Moor Sri Lanka 676,000 Tamil Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 14
 Baloch Sri Lanka 900 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Malay, Javar Sri Lanka 51,000 Sri Lankan Malay Creole Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Moghal Sri Lanka 1,100 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) Sri Lanka 1,131,000 Tamil Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 23
 Ansari Sri Lanka 1,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Arain (Muslim traditions) Sri Lanka 600 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Bohra Sri Lanka 1,900 Gujarati Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Javanese Sri Lanka 8,500 Javanese Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Divehi Sri Lanka 1,900 Maldivian Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Mappila Sri Lanka 11,000 Malayalam Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Memon Sri Lanka 2,000 Gujarati Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Jat (Muslim traditions) Sri Lanka 1,700 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) Sri Lanka 1,500 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Navait Sri Lanka 17,000 Tamil Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sayyid Sri Lanka 49,000 Tamil Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Shaikh Sri Lanka 200,000 Tamil Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 4
 Sindhi (Muslim traditions) Sri Lanka 1,000 Sindhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 3,821 Peoples   1,862,236,000     3,258       33,527
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