Religion: Islam What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

1,857,456,000

% of World Population

24.0 %

People Groups

3,757

Unreached Groups

3,220 (85.7 %)

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 *
 Madura Indonesia 7,570,000 Madura Islam 0.11 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 151
 Shaikh Siddiqi India 7,500,000 Urdu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 150
 Somali Ethiopia 7,280,000 Somali Islam 0.14 % 0.03 % Complete Bible 146
 Kanuri, Yerwa Nigeria 7,186,000 Kanuri, Yerwa Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % New Testament 144
 Tajik Tajikistan 7,118,000 Tajik Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 142
 Oromo, Hararghe Ethiopia 7,036,000 Oromo, Eastern Islam 5.00 % 0.05 % New Testament 141
 Minangkabau Indonesia 6,815,000 Minangkabau Islam 0.26 % 0.01 % New Testament 136
 Arab, Yemeni Yemen 6,722,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 134
 Kashmiri (Muslim traditions) India 6,681,000 Kashmiri Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 134
 Oromo, Arsi Ethiopia 6,309,000 Oromo, Borana-Arsi-Guji Islam 10.00 % 3.80 % Complete Bible -
 Kurd, Turkish-speaking Turkey 6,301,000 Turkish Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 126
 Berber, Kabyle Algeria 6,029,000 Kabyle Islam 0.25 % 0.24 % Complete Bible 121
 Bambara Mali 6,026,000 Bamanankan Islam 4.00 % 1.10 % Complete Bible 121
 Amhara, Wollo Ethiopia 5,899,000 Amharic Islam 2.90 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 118
 Fula Jalon Guinea 5,759,000 Pular Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % New Testament 115
 Betawi Indonesia 5,666,000 Betawi Islam 2.23 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 113
 Bugis Indonesia 5,666,000 Bugis Islam 0.55 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 113
 Wolof Senegal 5,620,000 Wolof Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % New Testament 112
 Awan Pakistan 5,554,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 111
 Tatar Russia 5,416,000 Tatar Islam 3.00 % 0.49 % Complete Bible 108
 Java Pesisir Kulon Indonesia 5,151,000 Javanese Islam 2.00 % 0.11 % Complete Bible 103
 Gujar (Muslim traditions) Pakistan 4,937,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 99
 Kyrgyz Kyrgyzstan 4,698,000 Kyrgyz Islam 0.09 % 0.09 % Complete Bible 94
 Ansari Pakistan 4,664,000 Punjabi, Western Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 93
 Kurd, Central Iraq 4,652,000 Kurdish, Central Islam 0.05 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 93
Totals: 3,757 Peoples   1,857,456,000     3,220       33,420
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