Continent:  Asia


Population

4,692,987,000

Number of
Countries

50

Number of People Groups

7,473

People Groups Unreached

5,389 (72.1%)

Population in Unreached

2,780,070,000

% Population in Unreached

59.2%

Map Notes
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Country Population People
Groups
Unreached
Groups
% Unreached
Groups
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed * 
Afghanistan 37,113,000 72 67 93.1 % 37,094,000 99.9 % Islam 0.1 % 0.0 % 781
Azerbaijan 9,995,000 38 24 63.2 % 9,665,000 96.7 % Islam 2.6 % 0.2 % 208
Bahrain 1,616,000 16 7 43.8 % 1,255,000 77.7 % Islam 8.3 % 2.5 % 27
Bangladesh 167,306,000 323 291 90.1 % 165,146,000 98.7 % Islam 0.3 % 0.0 % 3,493
Bhutan 822,000 74 71 95.9 % 819,000 99.6 % Buddhism 0.3 % 0.0 % 77
British Indian Ocean Territory 3,000 2 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 78.2 % 33.3 % -
Brunei 429,000 24 8 33.3 % 240,000 55.9 % Islam 11.7 % 5.3 % 11
Cambodia 16,432,000 43 31 72.1 % 16,322,000 99.3 % Buddhism 3.2 % 1.8 % 347
China 1,406,424,000 545 445 81.7 % 146,748,000 10.4 % Non-Religious 9.2 % 7.5 % 3,159
China, Hong Kong 7,447,000 24 10 41.7 % 429,000 5.8 % Ethnic Religions 12.5 % 6.0 % 15
China, Macau 620,000 12 5 41.7 % 564,000 90.9 % Ethnic Religions 5.2 % 1.8 % 14
East Timor 1,330,000 23 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 91.4 % 2.5 % -
India 1,362,615,000 2,585 2,311 89.4 % 1,307,545,000 96.0 % Hinduism 2.1 % 0.0 % 27,226
Indonesia 268,113,000 785 234 29.8 % 167,221,000 62.4 % Islam 12.7 % 3.2 % 3,448
Iran 82,748,000 95 85 89.5 % 82,424,000 99.6 % Islam 1.3 % 0.9 % 1,681
Iraq 39,855,000 35 25 71.4 % 39,047,000 98.0 % Islam 1.3 % 0.2 % 785
Israel 8,524,000 49 40 81.6 % 8,439,000 99.0 % Ethnic Religions 1.7 % 0.6 % 184
Japan 126,725,000 36 23 63.9 % 123,974,000 97.8 % Buddhism 2.2 % 0.6 % 2,490
Jordan 9,990,000 20 13 65.0 % 9,309,000 93.2 % Islam 2.3 % 0.3 % 188
Kazakhstan 18,486,000 66 31 47.0 % 13,426,000 72.6 % Islam 15.3 % 0.6 % 288
Korea, North 25,603,000 5 2 40.0 % 25,415,000 99.3 % Non-Religious 1.7 % 1.6 % 508
Korea, South 51,261,000 23 11 47.8 % 443,000 0.9 % Non-Religious 30.1 % 16.4 % 13
Kuwait 4,179,000 28 13 46.4 % 3,167,000 75.8 % Islam 10.1 % 1.5 % 69
Kyrgyzstan 6,151,000 41 26 63.4 % 5,556,000 90.3 % Islam 6.5 % 0.8 % 128
Laos 6,997,000 128 109 85.2 % 5,506,000 78.7 % Buddhism 3.6 % 2.5 % 187
Lebanon 6,030,000 26 8 30.8 % 874,000 14.5 % Islam 31.8 % 0.6 % 20
Malaysia 32,378,000 183 79 43.2 % 16,677,000 51.5 % Islam 8.9 % 3.7 % 382
Maldives 446,000 4 4 100.0 % 446,000 100.0 % Islam 0.0 % 0.0 % 12
Mongolia 3,150,000 29 23 79.3 % 3,090,000 98.1 % Buddhism 2.3 % 1.7 % 72
Myanmar (Burma) 54,196,000 145 50 34.5 % 45,402,000 83.8 % Buddhism 8.1 % 4.8 % 926
Nepal 29,823,000 275 267 97.1 % 28,958,000 97.1 % Hinduism 1.2 % 0.0 % 764
Oman 4,942,000 34 26 76.5 % 4,658,000 94.3 % Islam 2.7 % 0.8 % 100
Pakistan 203,699,000 422 414 98.1 % 202,201,000 99.3 % Islam 0.7 % 0.0 % 4,227
Philippines 107,948,000 200 30 15.0 % 5,354,000 5.0 % Christianity 91.0 % 13.9 % 122
Qatar 2,612,000 24 13 54.2 % 2,275,000 87.1 % Islam 6.3 % 0.8 % 46
Russia 142,573,000 180 117 65.0 % 15,453,000 10.8 % Christianity 57.7 % 1.5 % 377
Saudi Arabia 34,067,000 44 28 63.6 % 30,902,000 90.7 % Islam 4.4 % 0.6 % 621
Singapore 5,832,000 49 19 38.8 % 873,000 15.0 % Buddhism 13.3 % 7.4 % 28
Sri Lanka 20,899,000 173 78 45.1 % 3,294,000 15.8 % Buddhism 7.6 % 0.0 % 123
Syria 18,412,000 36 17 47.2 % 5,847,000 31.8 % Islam 5.7 % 0.2 % 122
Taiwan 23,714,000 36 9 25.0 % 4,441,000 18.7 % Ethnic Religions 6.0 % 3.3 % 94
Tajikistan 9,247,000 41 24 58.5 % 9,146,000 98.9 % Islam 1.0 % 0.1 % 198
Thailand 69,162,000 114 79 69.3 % 61,029,000 88.2 % Buddhism 1.3 % 0.6 % 1,263
Turkey 82,908,000 68 45 66.2 % 82,125,000 99.1 % Islam 0.7 % 0.0 % 1,655
Turkmenistan 5,888,000 38 21 55.3 % 5,515,000 93.7 % Islam 4.4 % 0.1 % 122
United Arab Emirates 9,615,000 32 27 84.4 % 8,103,000 84.3 % Islam 7.9 % 1.3 % 169
Uzbekistan 32,743,000 61 34 55.7 % 30,546,000 93.3 % Islam 4.4 % 0.2 % 630
Vietnam 97,356,000 118 67 56.8 % 8,699,000 8.9 % Buddhism 10.1 % 2.4 % 214
West Bank / Gaza 5,145,000 20 8 40.0 % 5,101,000 99.2 % Islam 1.2 % 0.1 % 106
Yemen 29,421,000 29 20 69.0 % 29,307,000 99.6 % Islam 0.2 % 0.0 % 586
Totals:  50 4,692,987,000 7,473 5,389 72.1 % 2,780,070,000 59.2 % 25   9.2 % 3.3 % 58,306