Islam in North America



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

Displaying 51-83 of 83 results.
StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Population Total
 
Arab, DjiboutianDjiboutiNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni275
ZaghawaSudanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam250
KalikoSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni200
TurkmenTurkmenistanCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni200
Arab, Southern YemeniYemenNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia180
BihariIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam - Sunni150
TajikPakistanCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam150
Somali, Digil-RahawiinSomaliaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaIslam100
Sub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni0
West AfricanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam553,000
Arab, LebaneseLebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam531,000
UrduPakistanSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam470,351
Iranian, PersianIranCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam354,457
SomaliSomaliaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaIslam221,539
AfghanAfghanistanCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam220,000
Arab, EgyptianEgyptNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam208,000
BengaliBangladeshSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam - Sunni208,000
Arab, SyrianSyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni169,000
BosniakBosnia and HerzegovinaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam145,000
TurkTurkeyCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni130,000
Arab, IraqiIraqNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia109,768
Albanian, ToskAlbaniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni98,000
IndonesianIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam92,269
Albanian, GhegKosovoEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni78,000
Bantu, SwahiliBurundiSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam76,500
Sengelese WolofSenegalSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni63,000
Arab, JordanianJordanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam58,000
Kurd, CentralIraqCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam40,000
EritreanEritreaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaIslam - Sunni32,000
RohingyaMyanmar [Burma]South Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam13,000
Meskhetian TurkGeorgiaCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni12,500
Mauritanian, MaureMauritaniaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni10,565
Burkinabe, MossiBurkina FasoSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam1,100