Country: Sudan

Number of People Groups

162

People Groups Unreached

130 (80.2%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

43,798,000

Population in Unreached

24,205,000 (55.3%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

5.1%

% Evangelical

0.39%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

0.0%
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 *
 Acheron 22,000 22,000 Acheron Islam 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
Afitti, Ditti 5,000 5,000 Afitti Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Aka 1,100 1,100 Aka Islam 5.00 % 0.70 % 1
 Amhara, Ethiopian 109,000 24,044,000 Amharic Christianity 65.00 % 1.10 % -
 Amri 86,000 86,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Arab, Egyptian 712,000 65,726,000 Arabic, Egyptian Spoken Islam 9.00 % 3.00 % -
 Arab, Sudanese 13,909,000 20,106,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 10.00 % 0.50 % -
 Arab, Syrian 105,000 16,089,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 8.00 % 1.00 % -
 Arab, Yemeni 28,000 7,565,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Armenian 1,600 6,637,000 Armenian Christianity 94.00 % 8.70 % -
 Awlad Hassan 139,000 139,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Baggara, Fertit 13,000 37,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Baggara, Habbania 387,000 387,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
 Baggara, Messiria 627,000 627,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
 Baggara, Selim 68,000 68,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Baggara, Shuwa Arab 110,000 3,762,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Batahin 279,000 279,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.05 % 0.00 % 6
Baya, Gbaya 15,000 489,000 Gbaya, Northwest Christianity 65.00 % 8.00 % -
Baygo 1,200 1,200 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bederia 986,000 986,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 20
 Beja, Bedawi 2,428,000 3,677,000 Bedawiyet Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 49
 Beja, Bisharin 38,000 38,000 Bedawiyet Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Beja, Hadendoa 76,000 76,000 Bedawiyet Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Berta, Benishangul 238,000 545,000 Berta Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 % -
 Berti 337,000 337,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % 7
Bideyat 12,000 21,000 Zaghawa Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Birgid, Arabized 163,000 163,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Bokoruge 8,600 107,000 Daju, Dar Sila Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Burun, Arabized 146,000 146,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Burun, Lange 48,000 48,000 Burun Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chinese, general 6,400 15,716,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 9.00 % -
Dair, Thaminyi 3,000 3,000 Dair Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Daju, Dar Fur 107,000 107,000 Daju, Dar Fur Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Dar Hamid 789,000 789,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 16
 Deaf 438,000 47,601,000 Language unknown Islam 5.00 % 9
Debri, Wei 2,400 2,400 Dilling Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Delen, Warki 13,000 13,000 Dilling Islam 0.50 % 0.10 % 1
Dilling, Arabized 84,000 84,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Dubasiyin 116,000 116,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
El Hugeirat Unknown Unknown El Hugeirat Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Eliri, Nding 9,000 9,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 2.00 % 0.50 % 1
Fezara, Juhayna 346,000 346,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
 Fulani, Sudanese 223,000 5,212,000 Fulfulde, Adamawa Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Fungor 6,600 6,600 Ko Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Fur, Forok 1,046,000 1,080,000 Fur Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 21
 Gaaliin 3,505,000 3,505,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 7.00 % 0.60 % -
 Ganza 3,700 4,400 Ganza Ethnic Religions 2.60 % 2.50 % -
Garko, Kithonirishe 32,000 32,000 Karko Islam 1.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Gawamaa 1,020,000 1,020,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 20
Gbaya-Bossangoa 16,000 255,000 Gbaya-Bossangoa Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 % -
Ghulfan, Arabized 50,000 50,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gimma, Jam'a 169,000 169,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.10 % 0.02 % 3
 Guhayna 2,122,000 2,122,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 42
Gula, Kara 2,200 20,000 Gula Islam 20.00 % 6.00 % -
 Gule 2,500 2,500 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 1.00 % 0.10 % 1
Gulud 35,000 35,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.50 % 0.10 % 1
 Gumuz, Shanqilla 96,000 358,000 Gumuz Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 3.00 % -
 Hamar 471,000 471,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.02 % 0.01 % 9
 Hasania 749,000 749,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 1.40 % 0.10 % 15
 Hausa 116,000 49,591,000 Hausa Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % 2
Hawawir 254,000 254,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Heiban, Ebang 11,000 11,000 Heiban Christianity 70.00 % 9.00 % -
Husseinat 178,000 178,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Ingessana, Gaam 113,000 141,000 Gaam Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.10 % 2
Jomang, Talodi 3,600 3,600 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Jumjum, Berin 85,000 92,000 Jumjum Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.80 % 2
 Kababish 434,000 434,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Kadaru 27,000 27,000 Kadaru Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kadaru, Arabized 52,000 52,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kadugli, Arabized 243,000 243,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 8.00 % 4.00 % -
Kanga, Kufo 17,000 17,000 Kanga Islam 1.00 % 0.10 % 1
 Kanuri, Yerwa 379,000 8,109,000 Kanuri, Yerwa Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
Karko, Arabized 28,000 28,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 1.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Katcha-Kadugli-Miri 75,000 75,000 Katcha-Kadugli-Miri Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.50 % -
Katla, Akalak 35,000 35,000 Katla Islam 3.00 % 1.20 % 1
 Kawahia, Fezara 1,016,000 1,016,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % 20
Keiga 9,900 9,900 Keiga Islam 1.00 % 0.20 % 1
Keiga Jirru 5,100 5,100 Tese Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kelo, Tornasi 200 200 Kelo Islam 8.00 % 2.00 % -
Kerarish 50,000 50,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kimr 169,000 169,000 Tama Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
Kineenawi 33,000 33,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Koalib 113,000 113,000 Koalib Christianity 55.00 % 3.00 % -
Komo 8,900 27,000 Komo Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.80 % 1
Kresh 2,100 17,000 Gbaya Islam 30.00 % 5.00 % -
Krongo, Tabanya 53,000 53,000 Krongo Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Kunama 26,000 161,000 Kunama Islam 25.00 % 5.00 % -
Kuraan 42,000 42,000 Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken Islam 20.00 % 5.00 % -
Lafofa 1,000 1,000 Lafofa Islam 3.00 % 0.30 % 1
Lahawin 204,000 204,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Laru, Al-leira 46,000 46,000 Laro Christianity 70.00 % 4.00 % -
Logol, Lukha 13,000 13,000 Logol Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 6.00 % -
Logorif, Liguri 7,300 7,300 Logorik Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.50 % 1
Lomon 16,000 16,000 Lumun Islam 2.00 % 0.40 % 1
Maalia 126,000 126,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Maba, Borgu 28,000 558,000 Maba Islam 1.00 % 0.10 % 1
 Manasir 73,000 73,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mandala 33,000 33,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 3.00 % 0.60 % 1
 Mararit, Abiyi 37,000 84,000 Mararit Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mararit, Arabized 113,000 113,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Masakin, Dagik 67,000 67,000 Dagik Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Masalit 457,000 572,000 Masalit Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Me'en 2,600 250,000 Me'en Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 10.00 % -
Midob, Tidda Arabized 98,000 98,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Midobi, Tid-n-Aal 90,000 90,000 Midob Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Mimi, Amdang 63,000 150,000 Amdang Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Molo, Malkan 200 200 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 1.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Moro Hills 2,800 2,800 Tocho Islam 2.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Moro, Dhimorong 79,000 79,000 Moro Christianity 70.00 % 4.00 % -
 Moroccan, Arabic-speaking 266,000 28,047,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Nbambai 13,000 1,779,000 Ngambay Christianity 60.00 % 15.00 % -
Ngile, Masakin 100,000 100,000 Ngile Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.10 % 2
 Nubian, Dongola 76,000 76,000 Andaandi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Nubian, Fedicca-Mohas 556,000 940,000 Nobiin Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
 Nyiman, Ama 191,000 191,000 Ama Islam 2.00 % 0.40 % 4
Nyimang, Arabized 161,000 161,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 1.00 % 0.10 % 3
 Oromo, Wellega / Mecha 105,000 7,857,000 Oromo, West Central Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 3.00 % -
Otoro Nuba, Kawama 15,000 15,000 Otoro Islam 20.00 % 1.50 % -
 Rashaida 123,000 174,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Rizeigat 364,000 364,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 7
Rubatab 73,000 73,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rufaa, Rufaiyin 602,000 602,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.20 % 0.03 % 12
 Shaikia, Arabized 1,028,000 1,028,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.30 % 0.05 % 21
Shatt 32,000 32,000 Shatt Islam 2.00 % 0.80 % 1
Sherifi 204,000 204,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Shukria 241,000 241,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.30 % 0.05 % 5
Shwai, Shirumba 7,500 7,500 Shwai Islam 25.00 % 3.00 % -
Sokoro, Tunjur 2,100 19,000 Sokoro Islam 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Somali 1,800 23,015,000 Somali Islam 1.00 % 1.00 % 1
Sungor 22,000 94,000 Assangori Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Swahili 24,000 1,836,000 Swahili Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tagale, Arabized 110,000 110,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Tagoy 29,000 29,000 Tagoi Islam 1.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Tama 78,000 271,000 Tama Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Temain, Ronge 18,000 18,000 Temein Islam 2.00 % 1.10 % 1
Temein, Arabized 46,000 46,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 1.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Tigray, Tigrinya 52,000 8,978,000 Tigrigna Christianity 90.00 % 6.00 % -
 Tigre, Xasa 21,000 793,000 Tigre Islam 0.10 % 0.00 % 1
 Tima, Lomorik 6,500 6,500 Tima Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tingal, Lajakja 21,000 21,000 Tegali Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tira, Arabized 141,000 141,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.50 % 0.10 % 3
 Tira, Thiro 34,000 34,000 Tira Islam 2.00 % 0.40 % 1
Togole 88,000 88,000 Tegali Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tubu, Teda 10,000 129,000 Tedaga Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tukam 5,400 5,400 Tagoi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tulishi 2,700 2,700 Tulishi Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.20 % 1
Tulishi, Kamdang 900 900 Tulishi Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.10 % 1
Tumma 50,000 50,000 Katcha-Kadugli-Miri Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.10 % 1
Tumtum 17,000 17,000 Tumtum Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.80 % 1
Tungur 239,000 239,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Turk 3,500 63,339,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Turum 2,600 2,600 Tagoi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uduk 23,000 28,000 Uduk Ethnic Religions 22.00 % 3.00 % -
Umm Heitan 28,000 28,000 Koalib Islam 2.00 % 0.70 % 1
Uncu, Ghulfan 39,000 39,000 Ghulfan Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Wali 19,000 19,000 Wali Islam 2.00 % 0.90 % 1
Wali, Arabized 58,000 58,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 1.00 % 0.20 % 1
Warnang, Werni 5,600 5,600 Warnang Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Yazeed 472,000 472,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Yulu 7,100 20,000 Yulu Christianity 40.00 % 7.00 % -
 Zaghawa 118,000 285,000 Zaghawa Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Zaghawa, Arabized 150,000 150,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
  Totals:  162 43,798,000         130 5.08 % 0.39 % 523 
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 51,000                
  UN Country Population (2020) 43,849,000                

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States Estimated
Population
Al Jazirah 4,796,000
Al Qadarif 354,000
Blue Nile 1,079,000
Central Darfur 2,433,000
East Darfur 1,090,000
Kassala 2,452,000
Khartoum 7,781,000
North Darfur 2,244,000
North Kurdufan 3,090,000
Northern 911,000
Red Sea 1,443,000
River Nile 1,471,000
Sennar 1,868,000
South Darfur 5,211,000
South Kurdufan 2,052,000
West Darfur 1,729,000
West Kurdufan 1,285,000
White Nile 1,685,000
States:  18 42,974,000
UN Country Population 43,849,000

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 287,718,000 656.9 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.5 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 765,974,000 1,748.9 % 70.6 % 24.5 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 205,728,000 469.7 % 93.5 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 114,521,000 261.5 % 81.9 % 1.5 % 9.2 % 0.8 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
43,798,000



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Language Code # Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
NT Text
Online
NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Acheron acz 1 1 Translation Started
Afitti aft 1 1 Translation Needed
Aka soh 1 1 Unspecified
Ama nyi 1 1 Bible Portions
Amdang amj 1 1 Unspecified
Amharic amh 1 0 Complete Bible
Andaandi dgl 1 1 Unspecified
Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken aao 1 0 Bible Portions
Arabic, Egyptian Spoken arz 1 0 New Testament
Arabic, Moroccan Spoken ary 1 1 New Testament
Arabic, North Levantine Spoken apc 1 0 Bible Portions
Arabic, Sudanese Spoken apd 60 57 New Testament
Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken acq 1 1 Bible Portions
Armenian hye 1 0 Complete Bible
Assangori sjg 1 1 Translation Needed
Bedawiyet bej 3 3 Bible Portions
Berta wti 1 0 Bible Portions
Burun bdi 1 1 Bible Portions
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Dagik dec 1 1 Translation Needed
Dair drb 1 1 Unspecified
Daju, Dar Fur daj 1 1 Translation Needed
Daju, Dar Sila dau 1 1 Unspecified
Dilling dil 2 2 Unspecified
El Hugeirat elh 1 1 Unspecified
Fulfulde, Adamawa fub 1 1 Complete Bible
Fur fvr 1 1 Bible Portions
Gaam tbi 1 1 Unspecified
Ganza gza 1 0 Translation Needed
Gbaya krs 1 0 New Testament
Gbaya, Northwest gya 1 0 Complete Bible
Gbaya-Bossangoa gbp 1 0 Bible Portions
Ghulfan ghl 1 1 Unspecified
Gula kcm 1 0 Bible Portions
Gumuz guk 1 0 New Testament
Hausa hau 1 1 Complete Bible
Heiban hbn 1 0 New Testament
Jumjum jum 1 1 Unspecified
Kadaru kdu 1 1 Unspecified
Kanga kcp 1 1 Translation Needed
Kanuri, Yerwa knc 1 1 New Testament
Karko kko 1 1 Unspecified
Katcha-Kadugli-Miri xtc 2 1 Unspecified
Katla kcr 1 1 Translation Needed
Keiga kec 1 1 Unspecified
Kelo xel 1 0 Unspecified
Ko fuj 1 1 Unspecified
Koalib kib 2 1 New Testament
Komo xom 1 1 Bible Portions
Krongo kgo 1 1 New Testament
Kunama kun 1 0 Complete Bible
Lafofa laf 1 1 Translation Needed
Laro lro 1 0 New Testament
Logol lof 1 0 Unspecified
Logorik liu 1 1 Bible Portions
Lumun lmd 1 1 New Testament
Maba mde 1 1 Translation Started
Mararit mgb 1 1 Translation Needed
Masalit mls 1 1 Bible Portions
Me'en mym 1 0 Bible Portions
Midob mei 1 1 Translation Needed
Moro mor 1 0 New Testament
Ngambay sba 1 0 Complete Bible
Ngile jle 1 1 Translation Needed
Nobiin fia 1 1 Bible Portions
Oromo, West Central gaz 1 0 Complete Bible
Otoro otr 1 0 New Testament
Shatt shj 1 1 Unspecified
Shwai shw 1 0 Unspecified
Sokoro sok 1 1 Bible Portions
Somali som 1 1 Complete Bible
Swahili swh 1 1 Complete Bible
Tagoi tag 3 3 Translation Needed
Tama tma 2 2 Translation Needed
Tedaga tuq 1 1 Translation Needed
Tegali ras 2 2 Translation Needed
Temein teq 1 1 Translation Needed
Tese keg 1 1 Translation Needed
Tigre tig 1 1 Complete Bible
Tigrigna tir 1 0 Complete Bible
Tima tms 1 1 Translation Needed
Tira tic 1 1 New Testament
Tocho taz 1 1 Translation Needed
Tulishi tey 2 2 Translation Needed
Tumtum tbr 1 1 Translation Needed
Turkish tur 1 1 Complete Bible
Uduk udu 1 0 New Testament
Unknown xxx 1 1 Unspecified
Wali wll 1 1 New Testament
Warnang wrn 1 1 Translation Needed
Yulu yul 1 0 Translation Needed
Zaghawa zag 2 2 Translation Needed
Totals: 92 162 130   12 19 36 62 10

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.4 %)
5.1 %
Ethnic Religions
5.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
89.9 %
Non-Religious
0.0 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
0.0 %
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.

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Sudan Statistics
People Groups 162
Unreached People Groups 130  (80.2%)
Population 43,798,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 2.4%
Population in Unreached 24,205,000  (55.3%)
Primary Religion Islam
Percent Christian Adherent 5.1%
Percent Evangelical 0.4%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 0.0%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 523
Country Progress Level 2
Urbanization 35%
Continent Africa
Region Africa, East and Southern
10/40 Window Yes
Country Code SU
Official Language(s) Arabic, StandardArabic, Sudanese Spoken
Literacy Rate 72%
Estimated Illiterate Population 12,264,000
Persecution Ranking 7 (1=High to 50=Low OD)
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