Country: Morocco

Number of People Groups

31

People Groups Unreached

27 (87.1%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

37,687,000

Population in Unreached

37,672,000 (100.0%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

0.19%

% Evangelical

0.10%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

4.6%
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
% Evangelical Est. Workers
Needed *
 Algerian, Arabic-speaking 52,000 36,431,000 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.25 % 0.13 % 1
 Arab, Lebanese 572,000 7,253,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 5.00 % 2.00 % 11
 Arab, Moroccan 24,468,000 29,607,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.09 % 0.08 % 489
 Bedouin, Gil 50,000 50,000 Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bedouin, Yahia 116,000 116,000 Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % 2
 Belarusian 800 9,395,000 Belarusian Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 % -
 Berber, Atta 155,000 155,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.02 % 0.02 % 3
 Berber, Drawa 511,000 511,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % 10
 Berber, Filala 383,000 383,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % 8
 Berber, Ghomara 12,000 12,000 Ghomara Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Berber, Imazighen 2,862,000 4,768,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.07 % 0.06 % 57
 Berber, Rif 1,607,000 1,901,000 Tarifit Islam 0.03 % 0.02 % 32
 Berber, Senhaja 95,000 95,000 Senhaja Berber Islam 0.10 % 0.08 % 2
 Berber, Shawiya 27,000 2,686,000 Tachawit Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Berber, Southern Shilha 3,465,000 3,620,000 Tachelhit Islam 0.20 % 0.16 % 69
 Berber, Uregu 76,000 76,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.02 % 0.02 % 2
 Berber, Warain 333,000 333,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % 7
 Berber, Zekara 76,000 76,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.02 % 0.02 % 2
 Deaf 283,000 48,824,000 Moroccan Sign Language Islam 0.09 % 6
 French 5,600 50,956,000 French Christianity 62.00 % 1.00 % -
 Harratine 58,000 58,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Izarguien 18,000 55,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.19 % 0.19 % 1
 Jebala 1,295,000 1,295,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.03 % 0.00 % 26
 Jew, Judeo-Moroccan 2,100 65,000 Arabic, Judeo-Moroccan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Moor 307,000 4,734,000 Arabic, Hassaniyya Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Regeibat 40,000 120,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Russian 900 135,489,000 Russian Christianity 68.00 % 1.00 % -
 Sahrawi 166,000 624,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Spaniard 7,000 29,276,000 Spanish Christianity 77.00 % 1.00 % -
 Tekna 639,000 763,000 Arabic, Hassaniyya Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % 13
 Turk 4,200 65,625,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  31 37,687,000         27 0.19 % 0.10 % 757 
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 86,000                
  UN Country Population (2022) 37,773,000                

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Province Estimated
Population
Beni Mellal - Khenifra 2,692,000
Draa - Tafilalet 1,745,000
Fes - Meknes 4,538,000
Grand Casablanca - Settat 7,630,000
Guelmim - Oued Noun 460,000
Marrakech - Saffi 4,918,000
Oriental 2,527,000
Rabat - Sale - Kenitra 5,014,000
Souss - Massa 2,983,000
Tanger - Tetouan - Al Hoceima 3,928,000
Provinces:  10 36,435,000
UN Country Population 37,773,000
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Language Code # Peoples
w/ this Primary
Language
# Unreached
w/ this Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
NT Text
Online
NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken aao 2 2 Bible Portions
Arabic, Algerian Spoken arq 1 1 New Testament
Arabic, Hassaniyya mey 2 2 New Testament
Arabic, Judeo-Moroccan aju 1 1 Unspecified
Arabic, Moroccan Spoken ary 6 6 New Testament
Arabic, North Levantine Spoken apc 1 1 Bible Portions
Belarusian bel 1 0 Complete Bible
French fra 1 0 Complete Bible
Ghomara gho 1 1 Unspecified
Moroccan Sign Language xms 1 1 Translation Needed
Russian rus 1 0 Complete Bible
Senhaja Berber sjs 1 1 Unspecified
Spanish spa 1 0 Complete Bible
Tachawit shy 1 1 Bible Portions
Tachelhit shi 3 3 New Testament
Tamazight, Central Atlas tzm 5 5 Bible Portions
Tarifit rif 1 1 New Testament
Turkish tur 1 1 Complete Bible
Totals: 18 31 27   6 12 13 14 0

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.1 %)
0.2 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
99.6 %
Non-Religious
0.0 %
Other / Small Religions
0.1 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
5.4 %
Orthodox
10.9 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
6.6 %
Roman Catholic
76.5 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total number of Christians to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

Networking Possibilities

Search the Web
There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Morocco. Internet searches are probably the best way to find these organizations. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in Morocco
  • Christian ministry in Morocco
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • Christian discipleship
  • Short term Christian missions
  • Long term Christian missions
  • Urban ministries
  • Christian media opportunities
  • Bible translation opportunities
  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches

Morocco Statistics
People Groups 31
Unreached People Groups 27  (87.1%)
Population 37,687,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 1.2%
Population in Unreached 37,672,000  (100.0%)
Primary Religion Islam
Percent Christian Adherent 0.2%
Percent Evangelical 0.1%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 4.6%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 757
Country Progress Level 1
Urbanization 63%
Continent Africa
Region Africa, North and Middle East
10/40 Window Yes
Country Code MO
Official Language(s) Arabic, StandardFrench
Literacy Rate 74%
Estimated Illiterate Population 9,799,000
Persecution Ranking 27 (1=Highest) Open Doors


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