Region:  Africa, East and Southern

Population

621,226,000

Countries

28

Number of People Groups

1,309

Unreached People Groups

355 (27%)

Population in Unreached

122,374,000

% Population in Unreached

19.7%
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 * 
Angola 35,451,000 62 1 1.6 % 54,000 0.2 % Christianity 91.7 % 23.2 % 1
Botswana 2,558,000 46 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 65.5 % 8.3 % -
Burundi 12,823,000 12 3 25.0 % 21,000 0.2 % Christianity 93.4 % 30.3 % 3
Comoros 824,000 13 8 61.5 % 806,000 97.8 % Islam 1.8 % 0.7 % 21
Djibouti 1,094,000 11 7 63.6 % 1,063,000 97.2 % Islam 2.2 % 0.1 % 25
Eritrea 3,659,000 17 9 52.9 % 1,425,000 38.9 % Islam 50.9 % 2.7 % 31
Eswatini 1,178,000 10 1 10.0 % 700 0.1 % Christianity 84.1 % 20.6 % 1
Ethiopia 123,088,000 129 38 29.5 % 35,646,000 29.0 % Christianity 58.4 % 18.0 % 725
Kenya 53,811,000 110 33 30.0 % 5,280,000 9.8 % Christianity 80.0 % 49.7 % 120
Lesotho 2,233,000 10 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 91.3 % 13.1 % -
Madagascar 29,515,000 40 11 27.5 % 467,000 1.6 % Christianity 49.6 % 6.1 % 15
Malawi 20,297,000 25 4 16.0 % 2,549,000 12.6 % Christianity 74.1 % 17.0 % 52
Mauritius 1,266,000 18 8 44.4 % 110,000 8.7 % Hinduism 32.5 % 9.7 % 8
Mayotte 316,000 8 6 75.0 % 311,000 98.4 % Islam 1.6 % 0.1 % 10
Mozambique 32,831,000 60 11 18.3 % 3,265,000 9.9 % Christianity 52.2 % 13.2 % 66
Namibia 2,495,000 33 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 88.7 % 12.5 % -
Reunion 949,000 18 7 38.9 % 62,000 6.5 % Christianity 86.1 % 6.8 % 7
Rwanda 13,698,000 12 3 25.0 % 10,000 0.1 % Christianity 89.0 % 26.3 % 3
Saint Helena 4,800 1 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 95.0 % 8.8 % -
Seychelles 104,000 5 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % Christianity 96.2 % 7.0 % -
Somalia 17,492,000 22 20 90.9 % 17,483,000 99.9 % Islam 0.3 % 0.0 % 358
South Africa 59,759,000 65 8 12.3 % 974,000 1.6 % Christianity 77.1 % 21.0 % 21
South Sudan 10,902,000 80 6 7.5 % 565,000 5.2 % Christianity 56.6 % 10.8 % 15
Sudan 46,773,000 162 132 81.5 % 44,449,000 95.0 % Islam 1.4 % 0.3 % 924
Tanzania 65,356,000 156 29 18.6 % 6,520,000 10.0 % Christianity 51.0 % 11.0 % 136
Uganda 47,150,000 69 5 7.2 % 1,181,000 2.5 % Christianity 83.1 % 33.1 % 26
Zambia 19,950,000 74 3 4.1 % 103,000 0.5 % Christianity 86.5 % 24.9 % 3
Zimbabwe 15,666,000 41 2 4.9 % 27,000 0.2 % Christianity 76.8 % 25.0 % 2
Totals:  28 621,226,000 1,309 355 27.1 % 122,374,000 19.7 % 5   61.7 % 19.5 % 2,573
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