Native Americans*



Approximately 22% of Native Americans live on tribal lands or reservations. Living conditions on the reservations are sometimes comparable to Third World countries with employment, education, housing, health, alcoholism being a few social issues faced on reservations.

Besides residing on reservations, large numbers of Native Americans have migrated to metro areas. Approximately 70% of Native Americans live in metro areas. Metro areas with significant Native American populations include Minneapolis, Denver, Phoenix, Tucson, Chicago, Oklahoma City, Houston, New York City, Los Angeles, and Rapid City.

READ MORE . . . Native American Worldview and Trends.

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*Native Americans consists of American Indians and Alaska Natives (NAIA) as defined by the US Census Bureau, which constitutes the North American Indigenous (C0154) and Inuit (C0097) People Group Clusters.



features People Group Strategic Needs

The following pie charts reflect real-time current status of people groups. Hover over the charts/graphs and click on the pop-up window links to learn more about a specific people group.

PG* (People Group) is the largest group through which the gospel can flow without encountering significant barriers of understanding and acceptance.

UPG* (Unreached People Group) is when the percentage of evangelical Christians in the people group is less than 2 percent.

UUPG* (Unengaged Unreached People Group) is Unreached plus there is no intentional church planting strategy being implemented.


People Group Highlights

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StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Population Total
 
ComancheUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity15,191
Apache, KiowaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions12,000
CrowUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity11,166
YakimaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity10,200
Paiute, NorthernUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity10,115
Eskimo, Alaska Inupiat, NorthUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity9,000
KiowaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Protestant8,801
ShoshoniUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions8,629
Paiute, SouthernUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity8,460
SenecaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity8,000
OsageUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity7,881
Zuni PuebloUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity6,981
WinnebagoUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity6,900
Flathead-KalispelUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic6,800
Apache, LipanUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions6,205
CaddoUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity5,757
YurokUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American Peoples 5,700
Hopi, Hopitu-ShinumuUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions5,697
Salish, Southern PugetUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity5,597
PomoUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity5,500
KickapooUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions4,662
TewaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic4,500
Eskimo, Pacific YupikUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity4,300
Southern TiwaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity4,200
MiamiUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions3,900
PowhatanUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity3,850
OneidaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity3,750
MicmacUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity3,600
Nez PerceUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Protestant3,500
Apache, MescaleroUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions3,400
JemezUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Roman Catholic3,400
KansaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Protestant3,376
IowaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity2,960
HupaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions2,800
Klamath-ModocUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American Peoples 2,800
Northern Tiwa, PicurisUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity2,800
PawneeUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity2,800
SpokaneUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions2,708
WintuUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American Peoples 2,700
KlallamUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions2,650
Abenaki, PenobscotUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions2,600
Quechan, KechanUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity2,475
KoasatiUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity2,390
KoyukonUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity2,300
MonoUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Protestant2,300
Apache, JicarillaUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity - Protestant2,243
ShawneeUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity2,226
MohawkUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity2,200
OkanaganUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesChristianity2,100
Quinault, Lower ChehalisUnited StatesAmerican PeoplesNorth American PeoplesEthnic Religions2,100