Region:  Africa, West and Central

Population

546,807,000

Countries

24

Number of People Groups

2,221

Unreached People Groups

502 (23%)

Population in Unreached

173,080,816

% Population in Unreached

31.7%
Map Notes
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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 * 
Benin 12,088,000 63 13 20.6 % 2,263,000 18.7 % Christianity 31.6 % 7.5 % 50
Burkina Faso 20,854,000 81 27 33.3 % 5,256,000 25.2 % Islam 20.5 % 10.2 % 119
Cameroon 26,461,000 292 17 5.8 % 3,776,000 14.3 % Christianity 52.9 % 9.2 % 82
Cape Verde 554,000 5 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 94.9 % 8.8 % -
Central African Republic 4,819,000 82 7 8.5 % 469,000 9.7 % Christianity 70.5 % 31.6 % 11
Chad 16,360,000 141 78 55.3 % 9,047,000 55.3 % Islam 26.0 % 7.6 % 214
Congo, Democratic Republic of 89,424,000 229 3 1.3 % 270,000 0.3 % Christianity 91.7 % 19.2 % 6
Congo, Republic of the 5,446,000 71 1 1.4 % 12,000 0.2 % Christianity 88.2 % 14.8 % 1
Côte d'Ivoire 26,308,000 109 36 33.0 % 8,780,000 33.4 % Islam 31.0 % 9.7 % 189
Equatorial Guinea 1,383,000 18 2 11.1 % 30,000 2.1 % Christianity 89.3 % 4.7 % 2
Gabon 2,192,000 52 5 9.6 % 50,000 2.3 % Christianity 75.2 % 11.9 % 5
Gambia 2,371,000 30 16 53.3 % 1,994,000 84.1 % Islam 3.6 % 0.9 % 49
Ghana 30,984,000 111 19 17.1 % 1,628,000 5.3 % Christianity 62.4 % 25.9 % 42
Guinea 13,071,000 48 30 62.5 % 11,365,000 86.9 % Islam 4.2 % 0.7 % 240
Guinea-Bissau 1,913,000 35 19 54.3 % 904,000 47.3 % Islam 11.8 % 2.1 % 31
Liberia 5,005,000 39 5 12.8 % 548,000 10.9 % Ethnic Religions 39.9 % 12.6 % 11
Mali 20,188,000 74 45 60.8 % 18,491,000 91.6 % Islam 2.8 % 0.7 % 381
Mauritania 4,619,000 19 15 78.9 % 4,603,000 99.6 % Islam 0.3 % 0.1 % 100
Niger 24,144,000 37 29 78.4 % 23,717,000 98.2 % Islam 1.5 % 0.9 % 480
Nigeria 205,574,000 538 90 16.7 % 64,336,000 31.3 % Christianity 51.1 % 25.7 % 1,339
São Tomé and Príncipe 218,000 6 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 86.2 % 6.0 % -
Senegal 16,664,000 56 26 46.4 % 13,545,000 81.3 % Islam 4.5 % 0.2 % 278
Sierra Leone 7,938,000 29 11 37.9 % 1,390,000 17.5 % Islam 13.2 % 4.9 % 29
Togo 8,228,000 56 8 14.3 % 607,000 7.4 % Christianity 45.1 % 10.9 % 14
Totals:  24 546,807,000 2,221 502 22.6 % 173,080,816 31.7 % 6   47.9 % 16.9 % 3,673
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