Religion: Islam What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

1,893,485,000

% of World Population

24.2 %

People Groups

4,036

Unreached Groups

3,468 (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 *
 Arab, Arabic Gulf Spoken United States 20,000 Arabic, Gulf Spoken Islam 4.00 % 2.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Arab Malta 2,200 Arabic, Egyptian Spoken Islam 10.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
 Arab Haiti 5,500 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 25.00 % 2.00 % Bible Portions -
Aja, Ajagbe South Sudan 300 Gbaya Islam 6.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
 Kantosi Ghana 3,700 Kantosi Islam 2.00 % 1.92 % Translation Needed 1
 Dusun, Kadazan Brunei 30,000 Brunei Islam 2.50 % 1.90 % Translation Needed 1
 Bambara Mauritania 24,000 Bamanankan Islam 2.50 % 1.86 % Complete Bible 1
 Arab, Palestinian / Israeli Israel 1,488,000 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Islam 5.00 % 1.85 % Bible Portions 30
 Persian Malaysia 42,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 3.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Gavar Cameroon 20,000 Gavar Islam 8.00 % 1.80 % Unspecified -
Bullom, Northern Bullom Sierra Leone 8,000 Bullom So Islam 5.00 % 1.80 % Bible Portions 1
 Bambara Burkina Faso 6,900 Bamanankan Islam 4.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Bambara Niger 52,000 Bamanankan Islam 4.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Nara, Nialetic Eritrea 56,000 Nara Islam 4.50 % 1.80 % Translation Started 1
 Lele Guinea 53,000 Lele Islam 5.00 % 1.62 % Translation Started 1
Guinea-Bissaun, general Portugal 15,000 Portuguese Islam 11.00 % 1.60 % Complete Bible -
 Yoruba Togo 129,000 Yoruba Islam 43.00 % 1.60 % Complete Bible -
 Persian Belgium 13,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 2.00 % 1.60 % Complete Bible 1
 Hausa Niger 12,562,000 Hausa Islam 2.00 % 1.60 % Complete Bible 251
 Bambara Canada 3,500 Bamanankan Islam 4.00 % 1.60 % Complete Bible 1
 Oromo, Kereyu Ethiopia 101,000 Oromo, Borana-Arsi-Guji Islam 2.50 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 2
 Dayak Pasir Indonesia 62,000 Lawangan Islam 3.00 % 1.50 % Bible Portions 1
Ede Nago, Kura Benin 45,000 Ede Nago, Kura Islam 10.00 % 1.50 % Translation Started -
 South Asian, general Barbados 4,000 Hindi Islam 4.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Aringa Uganda 650,000 Aringa Islam 1.90 % 1.50 % New Testament 13
Totals: 4,036 Peoples   1,893,485,000     3,468       34,031
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