Religion: Islam What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

1,893,296,000

% of World Population

24.2 %

People Groups

4,040

Unreached Groups

3,470 (85.9 %)

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 *
 Kurd, Kurmanji Syria 1,481,000 Kurdish, Northern Islam 0.13 % 0.06 % Complete Bible 30
 Arab, Lebanese Syria 79,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 32.00 % 0.50 % Bible Portions -
 Bedouin, Levantine Syria 80,000 Arabic, Eastern Egyptian Bedawi Spoken Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 2
Aramaic, West Syria 20,000 Western Neo-Aramaic Islam 40.00 % 0.10 % Unspecified -
 Ossetic Syria 56,000 Ossetic Islam 30.00 % 0.10 % Complete Bible -
 Arab, Palestinian Syria 19,000 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Islam 3.00 % 0.50 % Bible Portions 1
 Persian Syria 56,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 0.50 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Arab, Syrian Syria 11,667,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 6.00 % 0.16 % Bible Portions -
 Alawite Syria 1,317,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 0.02 % 0.02 % Bible Portions 26
 Azerbaijani Syria 37,000 Azerbaijani, South Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Deaf Syria 181,000 Language unknown Islam 6.34 % Unspecified -
 Arab, North Iraqi Syria 365,000 Arabic, North Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 0.70 % 0.20 % New Testament 7
 Turkmen, Middle-Eastern Syria 298,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 6
 Hui Taiwan 57,000 Chinese, Mandarin Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Malay Taiwan 21,000 Malay Islam 0.50 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Indonesian Taiwan 257,000 Indonesian Islam 14.00 % 5.00 % Complete Bible -
 Bashkir Tajikistan 8,600 Bashkort Islam 3.00 % 1.00 % New Testament 1
 Romani, Domari Tajikistan 3,200 Russian Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Hazara Tajikistan 1,700 Hazaragi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Kazakh Tajikistan 800 Kazakh Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Kyrgyz Tajikistan 71,000 Kyrgyz Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Lak Tajikistan 2,200 Lak Islam 1.00 % 0.80 % Bible Portions 1
 Uzbek, Northern Tajikistan 1,148,000 Uzbek, Northern Islam 0.14 % 0.13 % Complete Bible 23
 Pashtun Tajikistan 4,900 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Persian Tajikistan 600 Persian, Iranian Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 4,040 Peoples   1,893,296,000     3,470       34,029
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