Country: Australia

Number of People Groups

202

People Groups Unreached

29 (14.4%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

25,042,000

Population in Unreached

1,302,000 (5.2%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

64.1%

% Evangelical

14.15%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

1.1%
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
% Evangelical Est. Workers
Needed *
 Aboriginal Creole 7,200 7,200 Kriol Christianity 90.00 % 30.00 % -
Aboriginal, Detribalized 527,000 527,000 English Christianity 80.00 % 22.00 % -
Aboriginal, Southwest 10,000 10,000 English Christianity 95.00 % 27.00 % -
Adnyamathanha 100 100 English Christianity 70.00 % 3.00 % -
Afghani, general 26,000 79,000 Dari Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Afrikaner 67,000 4,417,000 Afrikaans Christianity 94.00 % 45.00 % -
Albanian, general 38,000 664,000 Albanian, Tosk Christianity 45.00 % 0.60 % -
Alyawarra 1,600 1,600 Alyawarr Christianity 90.00 % 40.00 % -
 Americans, U.S. 89,000 192,802,000 English Christianity 87.00 % 31.00 % -
 Amhara, Ethiopian 6,900 24,044,000 Amharic Christianity 92.00 % 2.00 % -
Andilyaugwa 1,500 1,500 Anindilyakwa Christianity 70.00 % 40.00 % -
 Anglo-Australian 17,520,000 17,992,000 English Christianity 69.48 % 16.00 % -
 Anglo-Canadian 41,000 17,175,000 English Christianity 78.00 % 10.00 % -
 Anglo-New Zealander 535,000 3,438,000 English Christianity 65.00 % 21.00 % -
 Anglo-Romani 6,400 198,000 Angloromani Christianity 70.00 % 50.00 % -
 Anglo-South African 100,000 1,460,000 English Christianity 85.00 % 18.00 % -
Anmatjirra 600 600 Anmatyerre Christianity 70.00 % 25.00 % -
 Arab, Egyptian 48,000 65,726,000 Arabic, Egyptian Spoken Islam 30.00 % 4.00 % -
 Arab, general 69,000 3,258,000 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 0.50 % 0.30 % 1
 Arab, Iraqi 70,000 16,842,000 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 4.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Arab, Sudanese 36,000 20,106,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 11.00 % 0.50 % -
 Arab, Syro-Lebanese 81,000 106,000 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Islam 36.00 % 1.30 % -
Aranda, Western 400 400 Arrarnta, Western Christianity 70.00 % 12.00 % -
 Armenian 45,000 6,637,000 Armenian Christianity 90.00 % 30.60 % -
Arrernte, Eastern 3,000 3,000 Arrernte, Eastern Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 2.00 % -
 Assyrian 32,000 740,000 Assyrian Neo-Aramaic Christianity 88.00 % 4.00 % -
Austrian, Bavarian 25,000 22,799,000 Bavarian Christianity 85.00 % 0.30 % -
Baadi, Bard 300 300 Bardi Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 10.00 % -
Bandjalang 100 100 Bandjalang Christianity 72.00 % 4.00 % -
 Belarusian 6,300 10,003,000 Belarusian Christianity 67.00 % 3.80 % -
 Bosniak 34,000 2,820,000 Bosnian Islam 0.50 % 0.30 % 1
 British 989,000 53,901,000 English Christianity 72.00 % 9.00 % -
 Bulgarian 12,000 6,817,000 Bulgarian Christianity 72.00 % 1.10 % -
Bunaba Unknown Unknown Bunuba Christianity 75.00 % 2.00 % -
Burera 1,100 1,100 Burarra Christianity 55.00 % 21.00 % -
 Burmese 13,000 32,046,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % 1
 Cebuano 5,600 22,621,000 Cebuano Christianity 99.00 % 15.00 % -
 Chilean 33,000 17,388,000 Spanish Christianity 85.00 % 17.00 % -
 Chin, Hakha 4,900 140,000 Chin, Hakha Christianity 80.00 % 25.00 % -
 Cook Islands Maori 5,200 84,000 Cook Islands Maori Christianity 90.00 % 11.00 % -
 Croat 70,000 5,299,000 Croatian Christianity 91.00 % 0.70 % -
 Cypriots, Greek 26,000 829,000 Greek Christianity 93.00 % 0.70 % -
 Czech 23,000 10,906,000 Czech Non-Religious 28.00 % 0.90 % -
 Danish 5,800 5,372,000 Danish Christianity 75.00 % 3.00 % -
Dayi Unknown Unknown Dayi Christianity 78.00 % 4.00 % -
Deaf 51,000 47,601,000 Auslan Christianity 69.50 % -
Detribalized, PNG 33,000 1,213,000 Tok Pisin Christianity 96.00 % 20.00 % -
Dhangu 200 200 Dhangu-Djangu Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 20.00 % -
Dhuwal 300 300 Dhuwal Christianity 60.00 % 10.00 % -
Dhuwaya 500 500 Dhuwaya Christianity 80.00 % 12.00 % -
 Djambarrapuyngu 4,300 4,300 Djambarrpuyngu Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 25.00 % -
Djamindjung Unknown Unknown Djamindjung Christianity 80.00 % 6.00 % -
Djeebbana, Gunavidji 200 200 Djeebbana Christianity 50.00 % 10.00 % -
Djinang 100 100 Djinang Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 20.00 % -
Djinba Unknown Unknown Djinba Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 10.00 % -
 Dutch 72,000 15,330,000 Dutch Non-Religious 44.00 % 3.90 % -
 Estonian 1,900 1,085,000 Estonian, Standard Non-Religious 45.00 % 5.00 % -
 Fijian 63,000 387,000 Fijian Christianity 99.00 % 28.00 % -
 Fijian Hindi 2,700 198,000 Hindi, Fiji Hinduism 30.00 % 10.00 % -
 Filipino, Tagalog 244,000 38,060,000 Tagalog Christianity 98.00 % 14.00 % -
 Finnish 11,000 5,766,000 Finnish Christianity 87.00 % 12.00 % -
 French 25,000 50,319,000 French Christianity 76.00 % 0.50 % -
Gaididj 100 100 Kaytetye Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 45.00 % -
Garawa 100 100 Garrwa Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 15.00 % -
 German 106,000 66,308,000 German, Standard Christianity 78.00 % 8.00 % -
Goanese 2,600 654,000 Konkani, Goan Christianity 95.00 % 18.00 % -
Gooniyandi 100 100 Gooniyandi Christianity 65.00 % 1.00 % -
 Greek 97,000 10,234,000 Greek Christianity 95.00 % 1.20 % -
Gugubera Unknown Unknown Koko-Bera Christianity 74.00 % 2.00 % -
Guguyimidjir 800 800 Guugu Yimidhirr Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 6.00 % -
 Gujarati 54,000 2,462,000 Gujarati Hinduism 2.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gumatj 100 100 Gumatj Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 10.00 % -
Gunwinggu 1,800 1,800 Gunwinggu Christianity 70.00 % 20.00 % -
Gupapuyngu, Gobabingo 300 300 Gupapuyngu Christianity 65.00 % 15.00 % -
Guragone Unknown Unknown Gurr-goni Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 10.00 % -
Gurindji Kriol 1,000 1,000 Gurindji Kriol Christianity 75.00 % 8.00 % -
Gurinji 400 400 Gurindji Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 20.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 95,000 79,688,000 Chinese, Yue Non-Religious 19.00 % 12.42 % -
 Han Chinese, Hakka 14,000 44,433,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 12.00 % 12.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 510,000 881,849,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 12.00 % 12.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan 18,000 57,907,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 11.00 % 7.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Wu 3,400 95,217,000 Chinese, Wu Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 9.00 % -
 Hazara 16,000 4,654,000 Hazaragi Islam 0.03 % 0.03 % 1
 Hmong Njua 2,200 761,000 Hmong Njua Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Hungarian 29,000 11,499,000 Hungarian Christianity 85.00 % 10.00 % -
Hutu, Rundi 3,700 11,395,000 Rundi Christianity 93.95 % 28.00 % -
 Igbo 2,000 30,592,000 Igbo Christianity 96.00 % 45.00 % -
 Indonesian 76,000 9,987,000 Indonesian Islam 8.00 % 4.00 % -
Irish 77,000 8,267,000 English Christianity 93.00 % 28.25 % -
Irish Traveller, Shelta 7,700 40,000 Shelta Christianity 90.00 % 10.00 % -
 Italian 180,000 38,270,000 Italian Christianity 78.00 % 1.20 % -
Iwaidja, Ibadjo 100 100 Iwaidja Ethnic Religions 6.98 % 6.98 % -
 Japanese 37,000 124,082,000 Japanese Buddhism 5.00 % 1.60 % 1
Jaru 200 200 Jaru Ethnic Religions 14.88 % 6.00 % -
 Javanese 13,000 18,213,000 Javanese Islam 14.00 % 7.00 % -
 Jew, English-speaking 114,000 6,251,000 English Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.02 % 2
 Karen, S'gaw 9,400 2,230,000 Karen, S'gaw Christianity 53.00 % 35.00 % -
 Khmer 35,000 16,493,000 Khmer Buddhism 5.00 % 1.40 % 1
Kitja 200 200 Kija Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 45.00 % -
 Korean 102,000 80,906,000 Korean Christianity 55.00 % 25.00 % -
 Krio, Creole 3,600 874,000 Krio Christianity 45.00 % 5.00 % -
Kukatja 100 100 Kukatja Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 2.00 % -
 Kuku-Yalanji 300 300 Kuku-Yalanji Christianity 50.00 % 20.00 % -
Kumbainggar Unknown Unknown Kumbainggar Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 5.00 % -
Kunbarlang Unknown Unknown Gunwinggu Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 30.00 % -
Kunjen 400 400 Kunjen Christianity 60.00 % 40.00 % -
 Kurd, Kurmanji 4,500 15,724,000 Kurdish, Northern Islam 1.00 % 0.70 % 1
Kuuku-Yau Unknown Unknown Torres Strait Creole Christianity 50.00 % 50.00 % -
 Lao 12,000 3,780,000 Lao Buddhism 3.50 % 1.90 % 1
 Latvian 9,100 1,442,000 Latvian, Standard Christianity 99.00 % 50.00 % -
 Lithuanian 13,000 2,804,000 English Christianity 80.00 % 1.30 % -
Mabuiag 1,000 1,000 Kala Lagaw Ya Christianity 67.00 % 30.00 % -
 Macedonian 60,000 1,933,000 Macedonian Christianity 91.00 % 0.50 % -
 Malay 143,000 17,309,000 Malay Islam 0.30 % 0.25 % 3
 Malay, Cocos Islands 1,300 8,100 Malay, Cocos Islands Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Maltese 61,000 610,000 Maltese Christianity 100.00 % 0.50 % -
 Mandaean 4,100 68,000 Mandaic Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Maori 44,000 672,000 Maori Christianity 70.00 % 26.00 % -
 Martu Wangka 1,100 1,100 Martu Wangka Christianity 60.00 % 30.00 % -
Maung, Managari 400 400 Maung Christianity 70.00 % 20.00 % -
Mauritian 24,000 1,080,000 Morisyen Christianity 51.00 % 18.00 % -
Miriam, Mer 200 200 Meriam Mir Christianity 67.00 % 30.00 % -
Miriwung 200 200 Miriwoong Christianity 80.00 % 3.00 % -
 Mongol, Khalka 2,200 2,433,000 Mongolian, Halh Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Murinbata 2,000 2,000 Murrinh-Patha Christianity 75.00 % 5.00 % -
Nakara Unknown Unknown Na-kara Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 10.00 % -
Nangikurrunggurr Unknown Unknown Ngan'gityemerri Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 1.00 % -
Narrinyeri 200 200 English Christianity 66.00 % 4.00 % -
Neo-Melanesian Papuan 29,000 224,000 Tok Pisin Christianity 95.00 % 25.00 % -
 Nepali, general 63,000 782,000 Nepali Hinduism 2.00 % 1.50 % 1
Ngalkbun Unknown Unknown Gunwinggu Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 4.00 % -
Ngarinman, Hainman Unknown Unknown Ngarinyman Ethnic Religions 16.00 % 7.00 % -
Ngarinyin Unknown Unknown Ngarinyin Christianity 60.00 % 25.00 % -
Ngarluma 200 200 English Christianity 60.00 % 5.00 % -
 Norwegian 2,900 4,799,000 Norwegian Christianity 92.00 % 10.00 % -
 Nuer 2,200 2,076,000 Nuer Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 9.00 % -
Nunggubuyu 300 300 Nunggubuyu Christianity 70.00 % 25.00 % -
Nyanganyatjara 1,100 1,100 Ngaanyatjarra Christianity 60.00 % 20.00 % -
Nyangumarda 200 200 Nyangumarta Christianity 75.00 % 30.00 % -
Nyigina 100 100 English Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 10.00 % -
Nyunga 500 500 Nyungar Christianity 75.00 % 2.00 % -
 Oromo, Arsi 3,100 6,312,000 Oromo, Borana-Arsi-Guji Islam 7.00 % 3.40 % -
Panytyima 100 100 Banyjima Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 10.00 % -
 Pashtun, Northern 9,000 32,638,000 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Persian 60,000 41,801,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 0.80 % 0.70 % 1
Pintiini 200 200 Pintiini Christianity 70.00 % 35.00 % -
Pintupi 1,300 1,300 English Christianity 72.00 % 5.00 % -
 Pintupi-Luritja 1,100 1,100 Pintupi-Luritja Christianity 60.00 % 18.00 % -
Pitcairner 600 1,100 English Christianity 95.00 % 37.50 % -
Pitjantjatjara 3,600 3,600 Pitjantjatjara Christianity 100.00 % 40.00 % -
 Polish 74,000 41,069,000 Polish Christianity 90.00 % 0.30 % -
 Portuguese 22,000 17,755,000 Portuguese Christianity 96.00 % 3.00 % -
 Pukapuka 1,400 5,800 Pukapuka Christianity 90.00 % 12.69 % -
 Punjabi 134,000 2,261,000 Punjabi, Eastern Islam 1.00 % 0.60 % 3
Rembarrnga Unknown Unknown Rembarrnga Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 25.00 % -
Ritarungo Unknown Unknown Ritharrngu Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 35.00 % -
 Rohingya 2,300 1,891,000 Rohingya Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Romani, Balkan 7,300 1,239,000 Romani, Balkan Christianity 60.00 % 2.00 % -
 Romanian 14,000 20,387,000 Romanian Christianity 84.00 % 7.00 % -
 Russian 27,000 133,971,000 Russian Christianity 65.00 % 2.00 % -
 Samoan 22,000 512,000 Samoan Christianity 98.00 % 18.00 % -
 Serb 85,000 9,999,000 Serbian Christianity 80.90 % 0.30 % -
 Shona 11,000 1,199,000 Shona Christianity 84.00 % 32.00 % -
 Sinhalese 113,000 424,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Slovak 6,400 5,152,000 Slovak Christianity 74.00 % 28.01 % -
 Slovene 5,400 1,950,000 Slovene Christianity 87.00 % 1.00 % -
 Somali 14,000 23,015,000 Somali Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking 55,000 1,559,000 Bengali Islam 9.00 % 1.00 % -
 South Asian, general 419,000 12,154,000 English Hinduism 10.00 % 3.00 % -
 Spaniard, general 123,000 29,004,000 Spanish Christianity 93.50 % 4.00 % -
 Swahili 12,000 1,836,000 Swahili Islam 3.00 % 0.60 % 1
 Swedish 9,100 9,024,000 Swedish Christianity 58.00 % 6.00 % -
 Tamil 74,000 2,825,000 Tamil Hinduism 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
Thaayoore, Taior 400 400 Kuuk Thayorre Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 10.00 % -
 Thai 68,000 22,134,000 Thai Buddhism 0.80 % 0.30 % 1
 Tigray, Tigrinya 4,600 8,978,000 Tigrigna Christianity 95.00 % 2.00 % -
 Tiwi 2,100 2,100 Tiwi Christianity 75.00 % 12.00 % -
Tjupany 300 300 Tjupany Christianity 55.00 % 8.00 % -
Tongan 14,000 223,000 Tongan Christianity 94.00 % 22.00 % -
Torres Strait Islander 6,200 6,200 Torres Strait Creole Christianity 70.00 % 25.00 % -
 Turk 47,000 63,339,000 Turkish Islam 0.20 % 0.15 % 1
 Ukrainian 19,000 37,099,000 Ukrainian Christianity 75.70 % 3.00 % -
Umpila Unknown Unknown Umpila Christianity 65.00 % 2.00 % -
 Urdu 70,000 1,955,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Vietnamese 227,000 85,422,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 22.00 % 2.00 % -
 Walmatjari 300 300 Walmajarri Christianity 65.00 % 25.00 % -
Wambaya 100 100 Wambaya Christianity 80.00 % 3.00 % -
Wardaman 100 100 Wardaman Christianity 70.00 % 20.00 % -
 Warlpiri 2,300 2,300 Warlpiri Christianity 70.00 % 40.00 % -
Warumungu 300 300 Warumungu Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 3.50 % -
Watjari 300 300 English Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 10.00 % -
 Welsh 46,000 1,416,000 Welsh Christianity 62.00 % 9.00 % -
Wik-Iiyanh Unknown Unknown Wik-Iiyanh Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 20.00 % -
Wik-Munkan 500 500 Wik-Mungkan Christianity 70.00 % 30.00 % -
Wik-Ngathana 100 100 Wik-Ngathana Christianity 70.00 % 30.00 % -
Wiradhuri 100 100 English Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 % -
Worora Unknown Unknown English Christianity 70.00 % 25.00 % -
Yankunytjatjara 700 700 Yankunytjatjara Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 30.00 % -
Yanyuwa 200 200 Yanyuwa Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 8.00 % -
Yidiny 200 200 Yidiny Christianity 80.00 % 4.00 % -
Yindjibarndi 400 400 Yindjibarndi Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 20.00 % -
 Yoruba, Oyo 2,000 36,812,000 Yoruba Christianity 59.75 % 48.00 % -
  Totals:  202 25,042,000         29 64.09 % 14.15 % 35 
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 458,000                
  UN Country Population (2020) 25,500,000                
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Provinces Estimated
Population
Australian Capital Territory 466,000
Jervis Bay Territory 400
New South Wales 8,875,000
Northern Territory 233,000
Queensland 4,765,000
South Australia 1,756,000
Tasmania 544,000
Victoria 5,888,000
Western Australia 2,462,000
Provinces:  9 24,989,000
UN Country Population 25,500,000

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 287,022,000 1,146.2 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.4 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 765,853,000 3,058.3 % 70.6 % 24.5 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 206,239,000 823.6 % 93.4 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 114,756,000 458.3 % 81.8 % 1.5 % 9.2 % 0.7 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
25,042,000



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Language Code # Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
NT Text
Online
NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Afrikaans afr 1 0 Complete Bible
Albanian, Tosk als 1 0 New Testament
Alyawarr aly 1 0 Bible Portions
Amharic amh 1 0 Complete Bible
Angloromani rme 1 0 Bible Portions
Anindilyakwa aoi 1 0 Complete Bible
Anmatyerre amx 1 0 Bible Portions
Arabic, Egyptian Spoken arz 1 0 New Testament
Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken acm 2 2 New Testament
Arabic, South Levantine Spoken ajp 1 0 Bible Portions
Arabic, Sudanese Spoken apd 1 0 New Testament
Armenian hye 1 0 Complete Bible
Arrarnta, Western are 1 0 Complete Bible
Arrernte, Eastern aer 1 0 New Testament
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic aii 1 0 Complete Bible
Auslan asf 1 0 Bible Portions
Bandjalang bdy 1 0 Unspecified
Banyjima pnw 1 0 Unspecified
Bardi bcj 1 0 Unspecified
Bavarian bar 1 0 Complete Bible
Belarusian bel 1 0 Complete Bible
Bengali ben 1 0 Complete Bible
Bosnian bos 1 1 Complete Bible
Bulgarian bul 1 0 Complete Bible
Bunuba bck 1 0 Unspecified
Burarra bvr 1 0 New Testament
Burmese mya 1 1 Complete Bible
Cebuano ceb 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Hakha cnh 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Hakka hak 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Min Nan nan 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Wu wuu 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Yue yue 1 0 Complete Bible
Cook Islands Maori rar 1 0 Complete Bible
Croatian hrv 1 0 Complete Bible
Czech ces 1 0 Complete Bible
Danish dan 1 0 Complete Bible
Dari prs 1 1 Complete Bible
Dayi dax 1 0 Unspecified
Dhangu-Djangu dhg 1 0 Bible Portions
Dhuwal dwu 1 0 Translation Needed
Dhuwaya dwy 1 0 Bible Portions
Djambarrpuyngu djr 1 0 New Testament
Djamindjung djd 1 0 Unspecified
Djeebbana djj 1 0 Translation Started
Djinang dji 1 0 Bible Portions
Djinba djb 1 0 Translation Needed
Dutch nld 1 0 Complete Bible
English eng 21 1 Complete Bible
Estonian, Standard ekk 1 0 Complete Bible
Fijian fij 1 0 Complete Bible
Finnish fin 1 0 Complete Bible
French fra 1 0 Complete Bible
Garrwa wrk 1 0 Bible Portions
German, Standard deu 1 0 Complete Bible
Gooniyandi gni 1 0 Unspecified
Greek ell 2 0 Complete Bible
Gujarati guj 1 1 Complete Bible
Gumatj gnn 1 0 New Testament
Gunwinggu gup 3 0 New Testament
Gupapuyngu guf 1 0 Bible Portions
Gurindji gue 1 0 Bible Portions
Gurindji Kriol gjr 1 0 Translation Needed
Gurr-goni gge 1 0 Translation Needed
Guugu Yimidhirr kky 1 0 Bible Portions
Hazaragi haz 1 1 Bible Portions
Hindi, Fiji hif 1 0 New Testament
Hmong Njua hnj 1 1 Complete Bible
Hungarian hun 1 0 Complete Bible
Igbo ibo 1 0 Complete Bible
Indonesian ind 1 0 Complete Bible
Italian ita 1 0 Complete Bible
Iwaidja ibd 1 0 Bible Portions
Japanese jpn 1 1 Complete Bible
Jaru ddj 1 0 Unspecified
Javanese jav 1 0 Complete Bible
Kala Lagaw Ya mwp 1 0 New Testament
Karen, S'gaw ksw 1 0 Complete Bible
Kaytetye gbb 1 0 Translation Needed
Khmer khm 1 1 Complete Bible
Kija gia 1 0 Bible Portions
Koko-Bera kkp 1 0 Unspecified
Konkani, Goan gom 1 0 Complete Bible
Korean kor 1 0 Complete Bible
Krio kri 1 0 Complete Bible
Kriol rop 1 0 Complete Bible
Kukatja kux 1 0 Bible Portions
Kuku-Yalanji gvn 1 0 New Testament
Kumbainggar kgs 1 0 Translation Needed
Kunjen kjn 1 0 Bible Portions
Kurdish, Northern kmr 1 1 Complete Bible
Kuuk Thayorre thd 1 0 Bible Portions
Lao lao 1 1 Complete Bible
Latvian, Standard lvs 1 0 Complete Bible
Macedonian mkd 1 0 Complete Bible
Malay zlm 1 1 Complete Bible
Malay, Cocos Islands coa 1 1 Translation Needed
Maltese mlt 1 0 Complete Bible
Mandaic mid 1 1 Unspecified
Maori mri 1 0 Complete Bible
Martu Wangka mpj 1 0 Bible Portions
Maung mph 1 0 Bible Portions
Meriam Mir ulk 1 0 Bible Portions
Miriwoong mep 1 0 Unspecified
Mongolian, Halh khk 1 1 Complete Bible
Morisyen mfe 1 0 New Testament
Murrinh-Patha mwf 1 0 Bible Portions
Na-kara nck 1 0 Unspecified
Nepali npi 1 1 Complete Bible
Ngaanyatjarra ntj 1 0 New Testament
Ngan'gityemerri nam 1 0 Unspecified
Ngarinyin ung 1 0 Unspecified
Ngarinyman nbj 1 0 Unspecified
Norwegian nor 1 0 Complete Bible
Nuer nus 1 0 Complete Bible
Nunggubuyu nuy 1 0 New Testament
Nyangumarta nna 1 0 Bible Portions
Nyungar nys 1 0 Bible Portions
Oromo, Borana-Arsi-Guji gax 1 0 Complete Bible
Pashto, Northern pbu 1 1 Complete Bible
Persian, Iranian pes 1 1 Complete Bible
Pintiini pti 1 0 Translation Needed
Pintupi-Luritja piu 1 0 New Testament
Pitjantjatjara pjt 1 0 New Testament
Polish pol 1 0 Complete Bible
Portuguese por 1 0 Complete Bible
Pukapuka pkp 1 0 Translation Started
Punjabi, Eastern pan 1 1 Complete Bible
Rembarrnga rmb 1 0 Translation Needed
Ritharrngu rit 1 0 Unspecified
Rohingya rhg 1 1 Bible Portions
Romani, Balkan rmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Romanian ron 1 0 Complete Bible
Rundi run 1 0 Complete Bible
Russian rus 1 0 Complete Bible
Samoan smo 1 0 Complete Bible
Serbian srp 1 0 Complete Bible
Shelta sth 1 0 Translation Needed
Shona sna 1 0 Complete Bible
Sinhala sin 1 1 Complete Bible
Slovak slk 1 0 Complete Bible
Slovene slv 1 0 Complete Bible
Somali som 1 1 Complete Bible
Spanish spa 2 0 Complete Bible
Swahili swh 1 1 Complete Bible
Swedish swe 1 0 Complete Bible
Tagalog tgl 1 0 Complete Bible
Tamil tam 1 1 Complete Bible
Thai tha 1 1 Complete Bible
Tigrigna tir 1 0 Complete Bible
Tiwi tiw 1 0 Bible Portions
Tjupany tjp 1 0 Unspecified
Tok Pisin tpi 2 0 Complete Bible
Tongan ton 1 0 Complete Bible
Torres Strait Creole tcs 2 0 New Testament
Turkish tur 1 1 Complete Bible
Ukrainian ukr 1 0 Complete Bible
Umpila ump 1 0 Unspecified
Urdu urd 1 1 Complete Bible
Vietnamese vie 1 0 Complete Bible
Walmajarri wmt 1 0 Bible Portions
Wambaya wmb 1 0 Unspecified
Wardaman wrr 1 0 Unspecified
Warlpiri wbp 1 0 New Testament
Warumungu wrm 1 0 Translation Started
Welsh cym 1 0 Complete Bible
Wik-Iiyanh wij 1 0 Translation Needed
Wik-Mungkan wim 1 0 New Testament
Wik-Ngathana wig 1 0 Unspecified
Yankunytjatjara kdd 1 0 Unspecified
Yanyuwa jao 1 0 Bible Portions
Yidiny yii 1 0 Unspecified
Yindjibarndi yij 1 0 Bible Portions
Yoruba yor 1 0 Complete Bible
Totals: 175 202 29   92 80 93 146 56

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
2.4 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 14.1 %)
64.1 %
Ethnic Religions
1.8 %
Hinduism
1.7 %
Islam
3.9 %
Non-Religious
25.7 %
Other / Small Religions
0.4 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
29.6 %
Independent
2.3 %
Orthodox
3.2 %
Other Christian
7.4 %
Protestant
19.3 %
Roman Catholic
35.9 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total number of Christians to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

Networking Possibilities

Search the Web
There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Australia. Internet searches are probably the best way to find these organizations. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in Australia
  • Christian ministry in Australia
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • Christian discipleship
  • Short term Christian missions
  • Long term Christian missions
  • Urban ministries
  • Christian media opportunities
  • Bible translation opportunities
  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches

Australia Statistics
People Groups 202
Unreached People Groups 29  (14.4%)
Population 25,042,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 1.4%
Population in Unreached 1,302,000  (5.2%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 64.1%
Percent Evangelical 14.1%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 1.1%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 35
Country Progress Level 5
Urbanization 86%
Continent Australia
Region Australia and Pacific
10/40 Window No
Country Code AS
Official Language(s) English
Literacy Rate 99%
Estimated Illiterate Population 250,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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