Religion: Islam What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

1,857,366,000

% of World Population

24.0 %

People Groups

3,756

Unreached Groups

3,213 (85.5 %)

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 *
 Persian Afghanistan 663,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 0.12 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 13
 Afghan, Tajik Afghanistan 10,585,000 Dari Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 212
Nuristani, Prasuni Afghanistan 9,700 Prasuni Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Punjabi Afghanistan 6,000 Punjabi, Eastern Islam 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Qasilbash Afghanistan 299,000 Dari Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 6
 Romani, Balkan Afghanistan 17,000 Romani, Balkan Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Sanglechi Afghanistan 2,800 Sanglechi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Sau Afghanistan 4,800 Savi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Shughni Afghanistan 45,000 Shughni Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Shumashti Afghanistan 1,600 Shumashti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Pashayi, Southeast Afghanistan 547,000 Pashai, Southeast Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 11
 Pashayi, Southwest Afghanistan 121,000 Pashai, Southwest Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 2
 Arab, Tajiki Afghanistan 18,000 Arabic, Tajiki Spoken Islam 0.20 % 0.20 % Translation Needed 1
Tangshuri Afghanistan 16,000 Dari Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Baloch, Western Afghanistan 467,000 Balochi, Western Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 9
 Punjabi, Western Afghanistan 37,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.20 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
Wotapuri-Katarqalai Afghanistan 3,500 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Tirahi Afghanistan 5,700 Pashto, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Nuristani, Tregami Afghanistan 4,200 Tregami Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Turkmen Afghanistan 2,171,000 Turkmen Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 43
 Ormuri Afghanistan 3,200 Pashto, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Uyghur Afghanistan 4,800 Uyghur Islam 0.05 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
 Uzbek, Southern Afghanistan 4,358,000 Uzbek, Southern Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % New Testament 87
 Nuristani, Waigeli Afghanistan 32,000 Waigali Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Warduji Afghanistan 8,100 Warduji Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Totals: 3,756 Peoples   1,857,366,000     3,213       33,384
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