Affinity Bloc:  Horn of Africa Peoples What is an Affinity Bloc?

Population

139,599,000

Number of People Clusters

6

People Groups (by Country)

194

Unreached People Groups

80 (41 %)

Map Notes
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
People Cluster Population Peoples
by Country
Unreached
by Country
% Groups
Unreached
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed * 
Afar 2,712,000 5 3 60.0 % 2,529,000 93.3 %    Islam 3.78 % 0.08 % 51
Beja 2,594,000 5 5 100.0 % 2,594,000 100.0 %    Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 52
Ethio-Semitic 38,959,000 66 14 21.2 % 2,708,000 7.0 %    Christianity 87.99 % 1.20 % 54
Omotic 21,948,000 59 13 22.0 % 750,000 3.4 %    Christianity 82.02 % 61.86 % 15
Oromo 46,072,000 26 13 50.0 % 21,072,000 45.7 %    Islam 35.35 % 13.17 % 421
Somali 27,313,000 33 32 97.0 % 27,214,000 99.6 %    Islam 0.41 % 0.06 % 544
Totals:  6 People Clusters 139,599,000 194 80 41.2 % 56,865,000 40.7 %    3       1,167
Download Data Data Sources Definitions
Prayer Cards

Avatar

Welcome. I’m a virtual assistant and will try to answer questions about Joshua Project, unreached people groups, the Great Commission and more. How can I help you?

For further help try our FAQ, Definitions or Contact Us pages.