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

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StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Population Total
 
Arab, AlgerianAlgeriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni14,800
Arab, EgyptianEgyptNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam208,000
Arab, GulfOmanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni19,500
Arab, Hadhramout YemeniYemenNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia310
Arab, IraqiIraqNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia109,768
Arab, JordanianJordanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam58,000
Arab, LebaneseLebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam531,000
Arab, MoroccanMoroccoNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni84,000
Arab, Northern YemeniYemenNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia16,000
Arab, Southern YemeniYemenNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia180
Arab, PalestinianIsraelNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam112,000
Arab, SaudiSaudi ArabiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam39,000
Arab, SudaneseSudanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam42,300
Arab, SyrianSyriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni169,000
Arab, TunisianTunisiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam7,300
Arab, YemeniYemenNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia32,000
Arab, Najdi SpokenSaudi ArabiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam16,000
Arab, DjiboutianDjiboutiNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni275
Arab, Lebanese DruzeLebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam33,000
Arab, LibyanLibyaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni6,200
Mauritanian, MaureMauritaniaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni10,565
Chinese, HuiChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesIslam2,100
AdygheJordanCentral Asia PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni6,200
Albanian, GhegKosovoEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni78,000
Albanian, ToskAlbaniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni98,000
BosniakBosnia and HerzegovinaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam145,000
KarachayRussiaCentral Asia PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni5,100
EritreanEritreaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaIslam - Sunni32,000
SomaliSomaliaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaIslam221,539
Somali, Digil-RahawiinSomaliaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaIslam100
AfghanAfghanistanCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam220,000
BalochiIranCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam275
Kurd, CentralIraqCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam40,000
PashtunAfghanistanCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam - Sunni18,000
Iranian, PersianIranCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam354,457
TajikPakistanCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam150
Kurd, BehdiniIraqCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam - Sunni1,100
Malay, BruneiBruneiSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni700
IndonesianIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam92,269
JavaneseIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni925
MalayMalaysiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam13,000
Bisaya, SabahMalaysiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam800
AcehIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni385
AssameseIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam1,300
BengaliBangladeshSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam - Sunni208,000
BihariIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam - Sunni150
KashmiriIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam1,200
PunjabiPakistanSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam - Sunni228,000
RohingyaMyanmar [Burma]South Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam13,000
SindhiPakistanSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam9,600