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
 
West AfricanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam553,000
Sub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni0
AfghanAfghanistanCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam220,000
PashtunAfghanistanCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam - Sunni18,000
Albanian, ToskAlbaniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni98,000
Arab, AlgerianAlgeriaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni14,800
AzerbaijaniAzerbaijanCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Shia26,850
BengaliBangladeshSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam - Sunni208,000
BosniakBosnia and HerzegovinaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam145,000
Malay, BruneiBruneiSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni700
Burkinabe, MossiBurkina FasoSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam1,100
Bantu, SwahiliBurundiSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam76,500
ChadianChadSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam5,200
Chinese, HuiChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesIslam2,100
UyghurChinaCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam2,100
Turkish CypriotCyprusCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam3,200
Arab, DjiboutianDjiboutiNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni275
Arab, EgyptianEgyptNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam208,000
EritreanEritreaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaIslam - Sunni32,000
MandinkaGambiaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam2,600
Meskhetian TurkGeorgiaCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni12,500
ManinkaGuineaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam5,300
AssameseIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam1,300
BihariIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam - Sunni150
KashmiriIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam1,200
Gujarati (Muslim)IndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam - Shia15,000
IndonesianIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam92,269
JavaneseIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni925
AcehIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni385
BalochiIranCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam275
Iranian, PersianIranCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam354,457
Arab, IraqiIraqNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia109,768
Kurd, CentralIraqCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam40,000
Kurd, BehdiniIraqCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam - Sunni1,100
Arab, PalestinianIsraelNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam112,000
AdygheJordanCentral Asia PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni6,200
Arab, JordanianJordanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam58,000
KazakhKazakhstanCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni23,600
Albanian, GhegKosovoEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni78,000
KyrgyzKyrgyzstanCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni1,461
Arab, LebaneseLebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam531,000
Arab, Lebanese DruzeLebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam33,000
Arab, LibyanLibyaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni6,200
MalayMalaysiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam13,000
Bisaya, SabahMalaysiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam800
BambaraMaliSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam5,300
JulaMaliSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni5,300
MalianMaliSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni12,000
SoninkeMaliSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam5,300
Mauritanian, MaureMauritaniaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni10,565