Religion: Islam What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

1,892,220,000

% of World Population

24.1 %

People Groups

3,821

Unreached Groups

3,251 (85.1 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Shaikh Bangladesh 136,551,000 Bengali Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 2,731
 Shaikh India 86,205,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % Complete Bible 1,724
 Arab, Egyptian Egypt 65,209,000 Arabic, Egyptian Spoken Islam 15.00 % 5.11 % Complete Bible -
 Turk Turkey 59,753,000 Turkish Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1,195
 Sunda Indonesia 38,495,000 Sunda Islam 0.49 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 770
 Persian Iran 38,142,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 2.60 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 763
 Java Pesisir Lor Indonesia 37,573,000 Javanese Islam 2.80 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 751
 Hausa Nigeria 35,670,000 Hausa Islam 0.15 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 713
 Jat (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 33,585,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 672
 Pashtun Pakistan 30,906,000 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % Complete Bible 618
 Algerian, Arabic-speaking Algeria 30,135,000 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % New Testament 603
 Uzbek, Northern Uzbekistan 27,579,000 Uzbek, Northern Islam 0.02 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 552
 Arab, Saidi Egypt 24,893,000 Arabic, Saidi Spoken Islam 14.00 % 5.11 % Bible Portions -
 Java Negarigung Indonesia 24,508,000 Javanese Islam 20.00 % 10.62 % Complete Bible -
 Moroccan, Arabic-speaking Morocco 24,221,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.09 % 0.08 % New Testament 484
 Java Mancanegari Indonesia 21,002,000 Javanese Islam 19.00 % 0.13 % Complete Bible -
 Javanese Indonesia 17,539,000 Javanese Islam 19.00 % 9.44 % Complete Bible -
 Rajput (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 17,005,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 340
 Fulani, Nigerian Nigeria 16,802,000 Fulfulde, Nigerian Islam 0.08 % 0.06 % New Testament 336
 Azerbaijani, Azeri Turk Iran 16,733,000 Azerbaijani, South Islam 1.50 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 335
 Arab, Iraqi Iraq 16,427,000 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 0.50 % 0.20 % New Testament 329
 Arab, Sudanese Sudan 14,287,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 10.00 % 0.50 % New Testament -
 Arab, Saudi - Najdi Saudi Arabia 14,030,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.60 % 0.12 % Bible Portions 281
 Hui China 13,917,000 Chinese, Mandarin Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 278
 Shaikh Pakistan 13,587,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % New Testament 272
Totals: 3,821 Peoples   1,892,220,000     3,251       34,002
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