Continent:  Africa


Population

1,302,830,000

Number of
Countries

58

Number of People Groups

3,702

People Groups Unreached

988 (26.7%)

Population in Unreached

374,534,000

% Population in Unreached

28.7%

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Country Population People
Groups
Unreached
Groups
% Unreached
Groups
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Christian
Adherents
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed * 
Algeria 42,988,000 40 36 90.0 % 42,956,000 99.9 % Islam 0.6 % 0.4 % 874
Angola 31,802,000 62 1 1.6 % 376,000 1.2 % Christianity 91.4 % 24.3 % 8
Benin 11,767,000 63 13 20.6 % 2,203,000 18.7 % Christianity 31.6 % 7.5 % 48
Botswana 2,240,000 46 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 65.5 % 8.3 % -
Burkina Faso 20,273,000 81 27 33.3 % 5,109,000 25.2 % Islam 20.5 % 10.2 % 116
Burundi 11,476,000 12 3 25.0 % 18,000 0.2 % Christianity 92.6 % 29.8 % 3
Cameroon 25,772,000 292 17 5.8 % 3,681,000 14.3 % Christianity 53.0 % 9.2 % 81
Cape Verde 548,000 5 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 94.9 % 8.8 % -
Central African Republic 4,727,000 81 7 8.6 % 461,000 9.7 % Christianity 70.4 % 31.6 % 11
Chad 15,883,000 141 77 54.6 % 8,780,000 55.3 % Islam 26.0 % 7.6 % 209
Comoros 844,000 12 8 66.7 % 839,000 99.5 % Islam 0.9 % 0.3 % 21
Congo, Democratic Republic of 86,662,000 229 3 1.3 % 262,000 0.3 % Christianity 91.6 % 19.2 % 6
Congo, Republic of the 5,311,000 71 1 1.4 % 12,000 0.2 % Christianity 88.2 % 14.8 % 1
Côte d'Ivoire 25,658,000 109 36 33.0 % 8,706,000 33.9 % Islam 30.5 % 9.4 % 187
Djibouti 962,000 11 7 63.6 % 952,000 99.0 % Islam 0.9 % 0.1 % 23
Egypt 100,264,000 42 25 59.5 % 15,648,000 15.6 % Islam 12.7 % 4.3 % 319
Equatorial Guinea 1,337,000 18 2 11.1 % 29,000 2.1 % Christianity 89.3 % 4.7 % 2
Eritrea 3,393,000 18 10 55.6 % 1,323,000 39.0 % Islam 51.4 % 2.7 % 29
Eswatini 1,088,000 10 1 10.0 % 600 0.1 % Christianity 84.1 % 20.9 % 1
Ethiopia 111,095,000 123 34 27.6 % 32,244,000 29.0 % Christianity 59.0 % 18.2 % 655
Gabon 2,140,000 52 5 9.6 % 49,000 2.3 % Christianity 75.2 % 11.9 % 5
Gambia 2,303,000 30 16 53.3 % 1,937,000 84.1 % Islam 3.6 % 0.9 % 49
Ghana 30,338,000 111 19 17.1 % 1,594,000 5.3 % Christianity 62.4 % 25.9 % 41
Guinea 12,703,000 48 30 62.5 % 11,079,000 87.2 % Islam 4.2 % 0.7 % 235
Guinea-Bissau 1,868,000 35 19 54.3 % 883,000 47.3 % Islam 11.8 % 2.1 % 31
Kenya 52,470,000 110 32 29.1 % 5,663,000 10.8 % Christianity 78.0 % 47.6 % 128
Lesotho 2,056,000 10 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 91.2 % 13.1 % -
Liberia 4,886,000 39 5 12.8 % 535,000 10.9 % Ethnic Religions 39.9 % 12.6 % 10
Libya 6,706,000 43 30 69.8 % 6,046,000 90.2 % Islam 2.2 % 0.1 % 132
Madagascar 26,879,000 40 10 25.0 % 232,000 0.9 % Christianity 49.7 % 6.1 % 11
Malawi 18,492,000 26 4 15.4 % 2,016,000 10.9 % Christianity 75.7 % 17.0 % 42
Mali 19,585,000 74 45 60.8 % 17,937,000 91.6 % Islam 2.8 % 0.7 % 369
Mauritania 4,492,000 19 15 78.9 % 4,476,000 99.6 % Islam 0.3 % 0.1 % 97
Mauritius 1,232,000 18 7 38.9 % 101,000 8.2 % Hinduism 32.6 % 9.8 % 7
Mayotte 257,000 8 6 75.0 % 254,000 98.6 % Islam 1.6 % 0.1 % 8
Morocco 36,381,000 31 27 87.1 % 36,368,000 100.0 % Islam 0.2 % 0.1 % 728
Mozambique 30,221,000 61 9 14.8 % 1,654,000 5.5 % Christianity 52.9 % 13.3 % 34
Namibia 2,458,000 32 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 89.8 % 13.8 % -
Niger 23,250,000 37 29 78.4 % 22,839,000 98.2 % Islam 1.5 % 0.9 % 465
Nigeria 200,771,000 541 89 16.5 % 62,889,000 31.3 % Christianity 51.8 % 26.3 % 1,306
Reunion 879,000 19 7 36.8 % 57,000 6.5 % Christianity 85.6 % 6.8 % 7
Rwanda 12,508,000 12 3 25.0 % 22,000 0.2 % Christianity 88.9 % 26.2 % 3
Saint Helena 5,200 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 95.0 % 8.8 % -
São Tomé and Príncipe 211,000 6 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 85.7 % 5.9 % -
Senegal 16,218,000 56 26 46.4 % 13,183,000 81.3 % Islam 4.5 % 0.2 % 271
Seychelles 95,000 5 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 96.2 % 7.0 % -
Sierra Leone 7,775,000 30 11 36.7 % 1,342,000 17.3 % Islam 13.3 % 5.0 % 29
Somalia 15,322,000 22 20 90.9 % 15,314,000 99.9 % Islam 0.3 % 0.0 % 314
South Africa 58,425,000 64 8 12.5 % 971,000 1.7 % Christianity 77.0 % 21.0 % 21
South Sudan 10,936,000 77 7 9.1 % 500,000 4.6 % Christianity 57.9 % 11.4 % 14
Sudan 42,763,000 162 130 80.2 % 23,633,000 55.3 % Islam 5.1 % 0.4 % 508
Tanzania 57,875,000 156 31 19.9 % 5,658,000 9.8 % Christianity 51.4 % 11.0 % 122
Togo 8,032,000 56 7 12.5 % 324,000 4.0 % Christianity 45.3 % 11.0 % 9
Tunisia 11,667,000 14 12 85.7 % 11,579,000 99.2 % Islam 0.4 % 0.0 % 239
Uganda 44,121,000 67 5 7.5 % 1,106,000 2.5 % Christianity 83.5 % 33.8 % 24
Western Sahara 577,000 10 10 100.0 % 577,000 100.0 % Islam 0.0 % 0.0 % 15
Zambia 17,784,000 73 4 5.5 % 94,000 0.5 % Christianity 87.0 % 25.2 % 4
Zimbabwe 14,057,000 41 2 4.9 % 24,000 0.2 % Christianity 76.8 % 25.2 % 2
Totals:  58 1,302,830,000 3,702 988 26.7 % 374,534,000 28.7 % 15   48.1 % 16.0 % 7,874 
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