Country: United Kingdom

Number of People Groups

115

People Groups Unreached

35 (30.4%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

67,303,000

Population in Unreached

5,313,000 (7.9%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

56.26%

% Evangelical

7.59%

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 *
 Afghani, general 78,000 744,000 Dari Islam 0.40 % 0.40 % 2
 Afrikaner 249,000 4,668,000 Afrikaans Christianity 94.00 % 12.00 % -
 Akan 27,000 5,810,000 Akan Christianity 85.00 % 4.00 % -
 Albanian 47,000 5,143,000 Albanian, Gheg Islam 30.00 % 0.50 % -
 Americans, U.S. 164,000 195,898,000 English Christianity 78.00 % 28.90 % -
 Amhara, Ethiopian 8,600 25,791,000 Amharic Christianity 91.00 % 2.00 % -
 Anglo-Australian 93,000 18,438,000 English Christianity 70.00 % 14.40 % -
 Anglo-Canadian 94,000 16,862,000 English Christianity 72.00 % 7.70 % -
 Anglo-New Zealander 66,000 3,556,000 English Christianity 53.00 % 18.20 % -
 Anglo-Romani 58,000 200,000 Angloromani Christianity 65.00 % 10.00 % -
 Arab, Egyptian 51,000 74,436,000 Arabic, Egyptian Spoken Islam 13.00 % 3.90 % -
 Arab, Iraqi 71,000 19,031,000 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 3.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, Lebanese 101,000 6,472,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 32.00 % 0.50 % -
 Arab, Libyan 25,000 2,711,000 Arabic, Libyan Spoken Islam 3.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, Moroccan 34,000 29,493,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 0.10 % 0.00 % 1
 Arab, Omani 2,200 2,782,000 Arabic, Omani Spoken Islam 3.00 % 1.50 % 1
 Arab, Palestinian 20,000 11,266,000 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Islam 5.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Arab, Saudi - Najdi 24,000 18,510,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.40 % 0.20 % 1
 Arab, Syrian 48,000 19,826,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 7.00 % 0.10 % -
 Arab, Yemeni 34,000 8,614,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.10 % 0.00 % 1
 Armenian 20,000 5,945,000 Armenian, Western Christianity 94.00 % 8.70 % -
 Assyrian 14,000 949,000 Assyrian Neo-Aramaic Christianity 92.00 % 0.75 % -
 Austrian, Bavarian 19,000 14,383,000 Bavarian Christianity 83.00 % 0.50 % -
 Baganda 51,000 8,521,000 Ganda Christianity 72.00 % 35.00 % -
 Belarusian 5,700 9,460,000 Belarusian Christianity 71.00 % 1.30 % -
 Bengali, Sylhetti 122,000 122,000 Sylheti Islam 0.30 % 0.04 % 2
 Berber, Imazighen 3,200 4,726,000 Tamazight, Central Atlas Islam 0.60 % 0.10 % 1
 Berber, Kabyle 3,400 7,153,000 Amazigh Islam 1.50 % 1.00 % 1
 Brazilian, White 100,000 102,016,000 Portuguese Christianity 90.00 % 22.00 % -
 British, Scottish 5,400,000 5,443,000 English Christianity 51.00 % 3.00 % -
 Bulgarian 63,000 6,846,000 Bulgarian Christianity 80.00 % 1.90 % -
 Burmese 14,000 31,726,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.10 % 1
 Colombian, Mestizo 38,000 35,744,000 Spanish Christianity 95.00 % 7.00 % -
Cornish 554,000 554,000 English Christianity 65.00 % 8.00 % -
 Cypriots, Greek 56,000 893,000 Greek Christianity 90.00 % 0.60 % -
 Cypriots, Turkish 5,400 232,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Czech 40,000 10,665,000 Czech Non-Religious 26.00 % 0.70 % -
 Danish 28,000 5,251,000 Danish Christianity 85.00 % 3.50 % -
 Deaf 135,000 49,091,000 British Sign Language Christianity 59.66 % -
 Druze 600 1,057,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Other / Small 1.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Dutch 88,000 13,812,000 Dutch Non-Religious 47.00 % 4.30 % -
 English 48,501,000 53,788,000 English Christianity 60.00 % 8.90 % -
 Estonian 15,000 1,132,000 Estonian, Standard Non-Religious 45.00 % 4.90 % -
 Filipino, Tagalog 151,000 39,974,000 Tagalog Christianity 92.00 % 12.30 % -
 Finnish 15,000 5,681,000 Finnish Christianity 84.00 % 12.10 % -
 Flemish 18,000 5,719,000 West Flemish Christianity 63.00 % 0.45 % -
 French 172,000 50,354,000 French Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 % -
 German 141,000 66,126,000 German, Standard Christianity 64.00 % 2.10 % -
 German Swiss 15,000 4,890,000 German, Swiss Christianity 76.00 % 4.40 % -
 Gilbraltarian 14,000 39,000 English Christianity 85.00 % 2.90 % -
 Greek 58,000 10,503,000 Greek Christianity 91.00 % 0.40 % -
 Gujarati 631,000 3,412,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.05 % 0.03 % 13
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 220,000 79,773,000 Chinese, Yue Non-Religious 6.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Hakka 29,000 44,197,000 Chinese, Hakka Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 130,000 925,789,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 6.00 % 5.00 % -
 Hungarian 91,000 12,013,000 Hungarian Christianity 88.00 % 2.80 % -
 Igbo 7,900 32,534,000 Igbo Christianity 95.00 % 35.00 % -
 Irish 311,000 8,413,000 English Christianity 90.00 % 1.50 % -
 Irish Traveller, Shelta 17,000 52,000 Shelta Christianity 65.00 % 4.00 % -
 Irish, Gaelic-speaking 41,000 253,000 Irish Christianity 92.00 % 1.00 % -
 Italian 182,000 37,757,000 Italian Christianity 82.00 % 1.10 % -
 Jamaican 122,000 3,589,000 Jamaican English Creole Christianity 83.00 % 28.00 % -
 Japanese 30,000 120,442,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Jew, English-speaking 283,000 5,370,000 English Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.10 % 6
 Jew, Yahudic 6,800 107,000 Arabic, Judeo-Iraqi Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.10 % 1
 Khmer 11,000 15,961,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.20 % 1.70 % 1
 Korean 12,000 81,880,000 Korean Christianity 31.00 % 16.80 % -
 Krio, Sierra Leonian 19,000 940,000 Krio Christianity 75.00 % 5.00 % -
 Kurd, Kurmanji 27,000 16,271,000 Kurdish, Northern Islam 0.30 % 0.05 % 1
Latin American, Mestizo 87,000 603,000 Spanish Christianity 92.00 % 4.00 % -
 Latvian 116,000 1,421,000 Latvian, Standard Christianity 60.00 % 7.00 % -
 Lingala 4,900 4,972,000 Lingala Christianity 92.00 % 20.00 % -
 Lithuanian 166,000 2,843,000 Lithuanian Christianity 85.00 % 1.10 % -
 Macedonian 9,800 1,959,000 Macedonian Christianity 66.00 % 0.20 % -
 Malay, Malaysian 60,000 18,194,000 Malay Islam 0.50 % 0.10 % 1
 Maltese 47,000 668,000 Maltese Christianity 97.00 % 1.30 % -
 Mandaean 1,100 72,000 Mandaic Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mauritian 34,000 1,101,000 Morisyen Christianity 55.00 % 0.80 % -
 Norwegian 18,000 4,726,000 Norwegian Christianity 91.00 % 8.40 % -
 Parsee 4,400 170,000 English Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Northern 54,000 35,311,000 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pashtun, Southern 48,000 10,913,000 Pashto, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Persian 71,000 44,131,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 0.50 % 0.20 % 1
 Polish 810,000 44,326,000 Polish Christianity 90.00 % 0.30 % -
 Portuguese 188,000 19,699,000 Portuguese Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Romani, Balkan 79,000 1,164,000 Romani, Balkan Christianity 70.00 % 7.00 % -
Romani, Scottish Traveller 4,500 4,800 Traveller Scottish Christianity 60.00 % 4.00 % -
 Romani, Vlax 68,000 1,151,000 Romani, Vlax Christianity 65.00 % 9.00 % -
Romani, Welsh 68,000 68,000 Welsh Christianity 65.00 % 8.00 % -
 Romanian 188,000 21,453,000 Romanian Christianity 85.00 % 4.00 % -
 Russian 58,000 134,085,000 Russian Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
Scot, Gaelic 66,000 68,000 Scottish Gaelic Christianity 60.00 % 8.00 % -
 Scots, Lowland 115,000 126,000 Scots Christianity 60.00 % 8.00 % -
 Serb 14,000 8,614,000 Serbian Christianity 80.00 % 0.60 % -
 Seychellese Creole 2,700 104,000 Seychelles Creole French Christianity 95.00 % 6.00 % -
 Shona 21,000 1,309,000 Shona Christianity 86.00 % 30.00 % -
 Slovak 85,000 5,228,000 Slovak Christianity 92.00 % 1.10 % -
 Slovene 1,200 1,974,000 Slovene Christianity 58.00 % 2.00 % -
 Somali 98,000 25,526,000 Somali Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking 350,000 1,874,000 Bengali Islam 1.00 % 0.13 % 7
 South Asian, general 3,042,000 12,066,000 Hindi Hinduism 3.00 % 1.50 % 61
 Spaniard 141,000 29,748,000 Spanish Christianity 77.00 % 1.00 % -
 Swahili 15,000 1,157,000 Swahili Islam 2.00 % 0.70 % 1
 Swedish 42,000 9,371,000 Swedish Christianity 57.00 % 6.90 % -
 Tajik 4,900 10,431,000 Tajik Islam 0.40 % 0.01 % 1
 Thai 53,000 24,196,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.30 % 1
 Tibetan 700 1,133,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tigray, Tigrinya 12,000 9,580,000 Tigrigna Christianity 90.00 % 1.50 % -
 Tigre, Eritrean 15,000 827,000 Tigre Islam 0.10 % 0.00 % 1
 Turk 70,000 65,529,000 Turkish Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ukrainian 38,000 34,756,000 Ukrainian Christianity 79.00 % 3.80 % -
Ulster Irish 922,000 922,000 English Christianity 92.00 % 14.00 % -
 Vietnamese 27,000 85,785,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % -
 Welsh, Cymraeg 556,000 656,000 Welsh Christianity 60.00 % 8.00 % -
 Yoruba 101,000 39,043,000 Yoruba Christianity 55.00 % 11.00 % -
  Totals:  115 67,303,000         35 56.26 % 7.59 % 121 
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 206,000                
  UN Country Population (2022) 67,509,000                

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Home Countrie Estimated
Population
England 56,275,000
Northern Ireland 1,892,000
Scotland 5,467,000
Wales 3,156,000
Home Countries:  4 66,790,000
UN Country Population 67,509,000
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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
Afrikaans afr 1 0 Complete Bible
Akan aka 1 0 Complete Bible
Albanian, Gheg aln 1 0 New Testament
Amazigh kab 1 1 Complete Bible
Amharic amh 1 0 Complete Bible
Angloromani rme 1 0 Bible Portions
Arabic, Egyptian Spoken arz 1 0 Complete Bible
Arabic, Judeo-Iraqi yhd 1 1 Unspecified
Arabic, Libyan Spoken ayl 1 1 Unspecified
Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken acm 1 1 New Testament
Arabic, Moroccan Spoken ary 1 1 New Testament
Arabic, Najdi Spoken ars 1 1 Bible Portions
Arabic, North Levantine Spoken apc 3 1 Bible Portions
Arabic, Omani Spoken acx 1 1 Translation Needed
Arabic, South Levantine Spoken ajp 1 1 Bible Portions
Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken acq 1 1 Bible Portions
Armenian, Western hyw 1 0 Complete Bible
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic aii 1 0 Complete Bible
Bavarian bar 1 0 Complete Bible
Belarusian bel 1 0 Complete Bible
Bengali ben 1 1 Complete Bible
British Sign Language bfi 1 0 Bible Portions
Bulgarian bul 1 0 Complete Bible
Burmese mya 1 1 Complete Bible
Chinese, Hakka hak 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Yue yue 1 0 Complete Bible
Czech ces 1 0 Complete Bible
Danish dan 1 0 Complete Bible
Dari prs 1 1 Complete Bible
Dutch nld 1 0 Complete Bible
English eng 12 2 Complete Bible
Estonian, Standard ekk 1 0 Complete Bible
Finnish fin 1 0 Complete Bible
French fra 1 0 Complete Bible
Ganda lug 1 0 Complete Bible
German, Standard deu 1 0 Complete Bible
German, Swiss gsw 1 0 New Testament
Greek ell 2 0 Complete Bible
Gujarati guj 1 1 Complete Bible
Hindi hin 1 1 Complete Bible
Hungarian hun 1 0 Complete Bible
Igbo ibo 1 0 Complete Bible
Irish gle 1 0 Complete Bible
Italian ita 1 0 Complete Bible
Jamaican English Creole jam 1 0 New Testament
Japanese jpn 1 1 Complete Bible
Khmer khm 1 1 Complete Bible
Korean kor 1 0 Complete Bible
Krio kri 1 0 Complete Bible
Kurdish, Northern kmr 1 1 Complete Bible
Latvian, Standard lvs 1 0 Complete Bible
Lingala lin 1 0 Complete Bible
Lithuanian lit 1 0 Complete Bible
Macedonian mkd 1 0 Complete Bible
Malay zlm 1 1 Complete Bible
Maltese mlt 1 0 Complete Bible
Mandaic mid 1 1 Unspecified
Morisyen mfe 1 0 New Testament
Norwegian nor 1 0 Complete Bible
Pashto, Northern pbu 1 1 Complete Bible
Pashto, Southern pbt 1 1 Bible Portions
Persian, Iranian pes 1 1 Complete Bible
Polish pol 1 0 Complete Bible
Portuguese por 2 0 Complete Bible
Romani, Balkan rmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Romani, Vlax rmy 1 0 Complete Bible
Romanian ron 1 0 Complete Bible
Russian rus 1 0 Complete Bible
Scots sco 1 0 New Testament
Scottish Gaelic gla 1 0 Complete Bible
Serbian srp 1 0 Complete Bible
Seychelles Creole French crs 1 0 Complete Bible
Shelta sth 1 0 Translation Needed
Shona sna 1 0 Complete Bible
Slovak slk 1 0 Complete Bible
Slovene slv 1 0 Complete Bible
Somali som 1 1 Complete Bible
Spanish spa 3 0 Complete Bible
Swahili swh 1 1 Complete Bible
Swedish swe 1 0 Complete Bible
Sylheti syl 1 1 New Testament
Tagalog tgl 1 0 Complete Bible
Tajik tgk 1 1 Complete Bible
Tamazight, Central Atlas tzm 1 1 Bible Portions
Thai tha 1 1 Complete Bible
Tibetan, Central bod 1 1 Complete Bible
Tigre tig 1 1 Complete Bible
Tigrigna tir 1 0 Complete Bible
Traveller Scottish trl 1 0 Translation Needed
Turkish tur 2 2 Complete Bible
Ukrainian ukr 1 0 Complete Bible
Vietnamese vie 1 0 Complete Bible
Welsh cym 2 0 Complete Bible
West Flemish vls 1 0 Bible Portions
Yoruba yor 1 0 Complete Bible
Totals: 96 115 35   68 72 83 84 65
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United Kingdom Statistics
People Groups 115
Unreached People Groups 35  (30.4%)
Population 67,303,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 0.6%
Population in Unreached 5,313,000  (7.9%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 56.3%
Percent Evangelical 7.6%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 0.0%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 121
Country Progress Level 4
Urbanization 83%
Continent Europe
Region Europe, Western
10/40 Window No
Country Code UK
Official Language(s) English
Literacy Rate 99%
Estimated Illiterate Population 673,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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