Continent:  Asia


Population

4,821,456,000

Number of
Countries

50

Number of People Groups

7,679

People Groups Unreached

5,625 (73.3%)

Population in Unreached

2,899,118,000

% Population in Unreached

60.1%

Map Notes
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Country Population People
Groups
Unreached
Groups
% Unreached
Groups
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Christian
Adherents
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed * 
Afghanistan 41,002,000 70 68 97.1 % 41,000,000 100.0 % Islam 0.0 % 0.0 % 860
Azerbaijan 10,277,000 41 26 63.4 % 9,921,000 96.5 % Islam 2.5 % 0.2 % 209
Bahrain 1,447,000 17 8 47.1 % 1,124,000 77.7 % Islam 8.3 % 2.6 % 25
Bangladesh 170,416,000 311 289 92.9 % 168,651,000 99.0 % Islam 0.4 % 0.0 % 3,552
Bhutan 780,000 74 71 95.9 % 777,000 99.6 % Buddhism 0.3 % 0.0 % 76
British Indian Ocean Territory 3,000 2 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 79.6 % 33.8 % -
Brunei 413,000 24 8 33.3 % 234,000 56.7 % Islam 9.5 % 5.0 % 11
Cambodia 16,721,000 44 19 43.2 % 16,027,000 95.8 % Buddhism 3.5 % 2.0 % 331
China 1,400,351,000 545 443 81.3 % 141,344,000 10.1 % Non-Religious 9.2 % 7.6 % 3,049
China, Hong Kong 7,443,000 24 10 41.7 % 425,000 5.7 % Ethnic Religions 13.1 % 6.1 % 15
China, Macau 691,000 12 5 41.7 % 609,000 88.1 % Ethnic Religions 7.9 % 1.9 % 15
East Timor 1,321,000 24 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 91.3 % 2.5 % -
India 1,410,717,000 2,373 2,135 90.0 % 1,342,022,000 95.1 % Hinduism 2.3 % 0.0 % 27,618
Indonesia 275,128,000 787 240 30.5 % 192,513,000 70.0 % Islam 11.5 % 3.2 % 3,950
Iran 88,418,000 94 84 89.4 % 88,071,000 99.6 % Islam 1.7 % 1.2 % 1,792
Iraq 44,302,000 35 25 71.4 % 43,414,000 98.0 % Islam 1.4 % 0.3 % 874
Israel 8,944,000 49 38 77.6 % 8,675,000 97.0 % Ethnic Religions 1.7 % 0.7 % 192
Japan 123,874,000 38 26 68.4 % 121,296,000 97.9 % Buddhism 2.2 % 0.6 % 2,437
Jordan 11,196,000 20 13 65.0 % 10,433,000 93.2 % Islam 2.3 % 0.3 % 210
Kazakhstan 19,316,000 72 36 50.0 % 14,574,000 75.5 % Islam 13.7 % 0.6 % 314
Korea, North 25,943,000 5 2 40.0 % 25,753,000 99.3 % Non-Religious 1.7 % 1.6 % 515
Korea, South 51,737,000 23 11 47.8 % 448,000 0.9 % Non-Religious 30.1 % 16.4 % 13
Kuwait 4,200,000 28 13 46.4 % 3,183,000 75.8 % Islam 10.1 % 1.5 % 69
Kyrgyzstan 6,603,000 39 28 71.8 % 6,164,000 93.4 % Islam 3.7 % 0.3 % 141
Laos 7,457,000 126 96 76.2 % 5,647,000 75.7 % Buddhism 3.8 % 2.5 % 179
Lebanon 5,445,000 26 8 30.8 % 758,000 13.9 % Islam 32.9 % 0.7 % 18
Malaysia 33,841,000 181 76 42.0 % 16,972,000 50.2 % Islam 9.7 % 3.5 % 389
Maldives 497,000 7 7 100.0 % 497,000 100.0 % Islam 0.0 % 0.0 % 16
Mongolia 3,344,000 28 22 78.6 % 3,280,000 98.1 % Buddhism 1.8 % 0.9 % 76
Myanmar (Burma) 54,099,000 149 52 34.9 % 45,121,000 83.4 % Buddhism 8.2 % 4.9 % 921
Nepal 30,407,000 269 258 95.9 % 27,035,000 88.9 % Hinduism 1.4 % 0.0 % 720
Oman 4,565,000 35 27 77.1 % 4,134,000 90.6 % Islam 2.8 % 0.7 % 94
Pakistan 234,808,000 835 828 99.2 % 232,425,000 99.0 % Islam 1.0 % 0.0 % 4,959
Philippines 115,448,000 202 30 14.9 % 5,755,000 5.0 % Christianity 90.9 % 13.9 % 127
Qatar 2,628,000 24 13 54.2 % 2,295,000 87.3 % Islam 6.2 % 0.8 % 47
Russia 144,540,000 185 116 62.7 % 17,369,000 12.0 % Christianity 57.6 % 1.5 % 413
Saudi Arabia 36,381,000 45 29 64.4 % 33,141,000 91.1 % Islam 4.0 % 0.5 % 671
Singapore 5,950,000 51 21 41.2 % 1,053,000 17.7 % Buddhism 12.9 % 7.1 % 33
Sri Lanka 21,676,000 161 73 45.3 % 3,192,000 14.7 % Buddhism 7.7 % 0.0 % 116
Syria 21,976,000 37 18 48.6 % 7,010,000 31.9 % Islam 5.7 % 0.2 % 144
Taiwan 23,829,000 34 8 23.5 % 4,472,000 18.8 % Ethnic Religions 6.2 % 3.3 % 93
Tajikistan 9,904,000 39 31 79.5 % 9,850,000 99.5 % Islam 0.4 % 0.1 % 217
Thailand 71,482,000 114 77 67.5 % 63,045,000 88.2 % Buddhism 1.3 % 0.6 % 1,299
Turkey 85,274,000 69 46 66.7 % 84,518,000 99.1 % Islam 0.6 % 0.0 % 1,704
Turkmenistan 6,398,000 49 30 61.2 % 6,077,000 95.0 % Islam 3.8 % 0.1 % 140
United Arab Emirates 9,411,000 36 31 86.1 % 7,826,000 83.2 % Islam 6.3 % 1.2 % 164
Uzbekistan 34,576,000 59 34 57.6 % 33,342,000 96.4 % Islam 2.3 % 0.2 % 686
Vietnam 97,505,000 119 68 57.1 % 9,027,000 9.3 % Buddhism 10.2 % 2.2 % 220
West Bank / Gaza 5,243,000 19 8 42.1 % 5,186,000 98.9 % Islam 1.2 % 0.1 % 108
Yemen 33,533,000 29 20 69.0 % 33,434,000 99.7 % Islam 0.2 % 0.0 % 672
Totals:  50 4,821,456,000 7,679 5,625 73.3 % 2,899,118,000 60.1 % 25   9.2 % 3.2 % 60,494