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 *
 Songhai-Koyraboro Mali 1,050,000 Songhay, Koyraboro Senni Islam 0.20 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 21
 Fulani, Pulaar Senegal 1,073,000 Pulaar Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 21
 Qassab India 1,073,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 21
 Tuareg, Tamajaq Niger 1,075,000 Tamajaq, Tawallammat Islam 0.09 % 0.09 % New Testament 22
 Qassab Pakistan 1,084,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 22
 Hausa Benin 1,085,000 Hausa Islam 0.10 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 22
 Hausa Côte d'Ivoire 1,096,000 Hausa Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 22
 Susu Guinea 1,099,000 Susu Islam 0.20 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 22
 Bohra India 1,105,000 Gujarati Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 22
 Khatri (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 1,115,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 22
 Uzbek, Northern Tajikistan 1,123,000 Uzbek, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 22
 Tamil (Muslim traditions) Sri Lanka 1,131,000 Tamil Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 23
 Arab, Emirati United Arab Emirates 1,142,000 Arabic, Gulf Spoken Islam 0.40 % 0.30 % Bible Portions 23
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 1,147,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 23
 Gorontalo Indonesia 1,155,000 Gorontalo Islam 1.80 % 0.04 % New Testament 23
 Fulani, Western Niger 1,160,000 Fulfulde, Western Niger Islam 0.02 % 0.01 % New Testament 23
 Bedouin, Eastern Bedawi Egypt 1,166,000 Arabic, Eastern Egyptian Bedawi Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 23
 Kabardian Turkey 1,177,000 Kabardian Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 24
 Sayyid Bangladesh 1,186,000 Bengali Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 24
Batak Angkola Indonesia 1,220,000 Batak Angkola Islam 10.00 % 4.72 % Complete Bible -
 Fulani, Gurmanche Burkina Faso 1,233,000 Fulfulde, Western Niger Islam 0.70 % 0.23 % New Testament 25
 Deaf Bangladesh 1,234,000 West Bengal Sign Language Islam 0.66 % Unspecified 25
 Laki Iran 1,236,000 Laki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 25
Shambala Tanzania 1,237,000 Shambala Islam 45.00 % 14.00 % New Testament -
 Arab, general Italy 1,239,000 Arabic, Libyan Spoken Islam 0.30 % 0.06 % Bible Portions 25
Totals: 3,756 Peoples   1,857,435,000     3,219       33,422
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