Religion: Islam What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

1,892,220,000

% of World Population

24.1 %

People Groups

3,821

Unreached Groups

3,251 (85.1 %)

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 *
 Arab, Northern Yemeni Yemen 13,279,000 Arabic, Sanaani Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 266
 Malay Malaysia 13,192,000 Malay Islam 0.10 % 0.08 % Complete Bible 264
 Hausa Niger 12,562,000 Hausa Islam 2.00 % 1.60 % Complete Bible 251
 Somali Somalia 12,430,000 Somali Islam 0.30 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 249
 Kazakh Kazakhstan 12,199,000 Kazakh Islam 0.10 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 244
 Uyghur China 11,921,000 Uyghur Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 238
 Arab, Syrian Syria 11,667,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 6.00 % 0.16 % Bible Portions -
 Arain (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 11,534,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 231
 Pashtun, Pathan India 11,530,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % Complete Bible 231
 Arab, Tunisian Tunisia 10,917,000 Arabic, Tunisian Spoken Islam 0.22 % 0.00 % New Testament 218
 Afghan, Tajik Afghanistan 10,831,000 Dari Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 217
 Arab, Saudi - Hijazi Saudi Arabia 10,801,000 Arabic, Hijazi Spoken Islam 0.30 % 0.12 % Unspecified 216
 Ansari India 10,658,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % Complete Bible 213
 Mossi Burkina Faso 10,264,000 Moore Islam 31.50 % 17.74 % Complete Bible -
 Pashtun, Southern Afghanistan 9,881,000 Pashto, Southern Islam 0.02 % 0.02 % Bible Portions 198
 Java Banyumasan Indonesia 9,235,000 Javanese Islam 2.50 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 185
 Baloch Pakistan 9,099,000 Balochi, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 182
 Kurd, Kurmanji Turkey 9,035,000 Kurdish, Northern Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 181
 Arab, North Iraqi Iraq 8,977,000 Arabic, North Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 0.70 % 0.20 % New Testament 180
 Azerbaijani Azerbaijan 8,810,000 Azerbaijani, North Islam 0.40 % 0.22 % Complete Bible 176
 Mappila India 8,794,000 Malayalam Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 176
 Indonesian Indonesia 8,327,000 Indonesian Islam 17.00 % 11.80 % Complete Bible -
 Sayyid Pakistan 8,171,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 163
 Shaikh Qureshi India 8,138,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 163
 Sayyid India 7,895,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 158
Totals: 3,821 Peoples   1,892,220,000     3,251       34,002
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