Continent:  Africa


Population

1,368,675,000

Number of
Countries

58

Number of People Groups

3,706

People Groups Unreached

986 (26.6%)

Population in Unreached

388,796,000

% Population in Unreached

28.4%

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Groups
Unreached
Groups
% Unreached
Groups
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Christian
Adherents
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed * 
Algeria 44,584,000 39 35 89.7 % 44,550,000 99.9 % Islam 0.1 % 0.1 % 906
Angola 33,866,000 63 1 1.6 % 52,000 0.2 % Christianity 91.7 % 23.1 % 1
Benin 12,417,000 63 13 20.6 % 2,325,000 18.7 % Christianity 31.6 % 7.5 % 50
Botswana 2,330,000 46 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 65.5 % 8.3 % -
Burkina Faso 21,433,000 80 27 33.8 % 4,982,000 23.2 % Islam 21.2 % 10.6 % 113
Burundi 12,191,000 12 3 25.0 % 19,000 0.2 % Christianity 93.4 % 30.2 % 3
Cameroon 27,182,000 293 17 5.8 % 3,873,000 14.2 % Christianity 52.4 % 9.2 % 84
Cape Verde 561,000 5 1 20.0 % 64,000 11.4 % Christianity 86.0 % 8.4 % 1
Central African Republic 4,848,000 81 6 7.4 % 417,000 8.6 % Christianity 71.4 % 32.1 % 10
Chad 16,892,000 141 80 56.7 % 9,372,000 55.5 % Islam 25.5 % 7.3 % 220
Comoros 875,000 13 8 61.5 % 856,000 97.8 % Islam 1.8 % 0.7 % 21
Congo, Democratic Republic of 92,223,000 230 4 1.7 % 291,000 0.3 % Christianity 91.6 % 19.2 % 7
Congo, Republic of the 5,595,000 71 1 1.4 % 12,000 0.2 % Christianity 85.5 % 14.6 % 1
Côte d'Ivoire 26,982,000 108 35 32.4 % 8,998,000 33.3 % Islam 31.1 % 9.7 % 190
Djibouti 978,000 11 7 63.6 % 951,000 97.2 % Islam 2.2 % 0.1 % 22
Egypt 104,179,000 42 25 59.5 % 12,681,000 12.2 % Islam 13.1 % 4.4 % 263
Equatorial Guinea 1,391,000 18 2 11.1 % 31,000 2.2 % Christianity 89.3 % 4.7 % 2
Eritrea 3,575,000 17 9 52.9 % 1,393,000 39.0 % Islam 50.9 % 2.6 % 31
Eswatini 1,148,000 10 1 10.0 % 600 0.1 % Christianity 84.1 % 20.7 % 1
Ethiopia 117,572,000 128 37 28.9 % 34,033,000 28.9 % Christianity 58.4 % 18.0 % 691
Gabon 2,246,000 52 5 9.6 % 51,000 2.3 % Christianity 75.2 % 11.9 % 5
Gambia 2,449,000 30 15 50.0 % 2,073,000 84.6 % Islam 3.6 % 0.9 % 49
Ghana 31,639,000 111 18 16.2 % 1,658,000 5.2 % Christianity 62.4 % 25.9 % 41
Guinea 13,430,000 48 30 62.5 % 11,679,000 87.0 % Islam 4.2 % 0.7 % 245
Guinea-Bissau 1,992,000 35 19 54.3 % 953,000 47.8 % Islam 11.7 % 2.1 % 32
Kenya 54,749,000 109 32 29.4 % 5,197,000 9.5 % Christianity 79.3 % 49.2 % 119
Lesotho 2,090,000 10 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 91.2 % 13.1 % -
Liberia 5,143,000 39 5 12.8 % 585,000 11.4 % Ethnic Religions 40.0 % 11.7 % 12
Libya 6,910,000 44 31 70.5 % 6,098,000 88.2 % Islam 2.5 % 0.2 % 131
Madagascar 28,332,000 40 11 27.5 % 446,000 1.6 % Christianity 49.7 % 6.1 % 15
Malawi 19,507,000 26 4 15.4 % 2,126,000 10.9 % Christianity 75.7 % 17.0 % 44
Mali 20,751,000 74 44 59.5 % 18,981,000 91.5 % Islam 2.8 % 0.7 % 390
Mauritania 4,741,000 19 15 78.9 % 4,727,000 99.7 % Islam 0.3 % 0.1 % 102
Mauritius 1,242,000 19 8 42.1 % 108,000 8.7 % Hinduism 32.5 % 9.7 % 8
Mayotte 271,000 8 6 75.0 % 267,000 98.5 % Islam 1.6 % 0.1 % 9
Morocco 37,253,000 31 27 87.1 % 37,239,000 100.0 % Islam 0.2 % 0.1 % 751
Mozambique 31,945,000 61 11 18.0 % 3,066,000 9.6 % Christianity 52.4 % 13.2 % 61
Namibia 2,515,000 33 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 88.8 % 12.5 % -
Niger 25,043,000 37 29 78.4 % 24,596,000 98.2 % Islam 1.6 % 1.0 % 498
Nigeria 211,248,000 537 83 15.5 % 65,918,000 31.2 % Christianity 51.1 % 25.8 % 1,363
Reunion 879,000 18 7 38.9 % 58,000 6.6 % Christianity 86.1 % 6.8 % 7
Rwanda 13,200,000 12 3 25.0 % 10,000 0.1 % Christianity 89.0 % 26.3 % 3
Saint Helena 5,900 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 95.0 % 8.8 % -
São Tomé and Príncipe 221,000 6 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 86.2 % 6.0 % -
Senegal 17,108,000 55 26 47.3 % 13,718,000 80.2 % Islam 4.8 % 0.2 % 282
Seychelles 96,000 5 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 96.2 % 7.0 % -
Sierra Leone 8,074,000 28 10 35.7 % 1,397,000 17.3 % Islam 13.0 % 5.0 % 30
Somalia 16,262,000 22 20 90.9 % 16,253,000 99.9 % Islam 0.3 % 0.0 % 333
South Africa 59,926,000 65 8 12.3 % 996,000 1.7 % Christianity 77.0 % 21.0 % 21
South Sudan 11,285,000 77 6 7.8 % 589,000 5.2 % Christianity 56.7 % 10.9 % 15
Sudan 44,821,000 162 131 80.9 % 24,718,000 55.1 % Islam 5.0 % 0.4 % 532
Tanzania 61,190,000 155 29 18.7 % 6,040,000 9.9 % Christianity 51.1 % 11.0 % 128
Togo 8,418,000 56 8 14.3 % 620,000 7.4 % Christianity 45.1 % 10.9 % 15
Tunisia 11,911,000 15 12 80.0 % 11,817,000 99.2 % Islam 0.4 % 0.0 % 243
Uganda 47,017,000 69 5 7.2 % 1,178,000 2.5 % Christianity 83.7 % 33.7 % 26
Western Sahara 606,000 10 10 100.0 % 606,000 100.0 % Islam 0.0 % 0.0 % 16
Zambia 18,862,000 75 4 5.3 % 100,000 0.5 % Christianity 86.5 % 24.9 % 4
Zimbabwe 14,489,000 41 2 4.9 % 25,000 0.2 % Christianity 76.8 % 25.2 % 2
Totals:  58 1,368,675,000 3,706 986 26.6 % 388,796,000 28.4 % 16   48.0 % 16.0 % 8,149 
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