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
 
AdygheJordanCentral Asia PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni6,200
AfghanAfghanistanCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam220,000
AzerbaijaniAzerbaijanCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Shia26,850
BalochiIranCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam275
KarachayRussiaCentral Asia PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni5,100
KazakhKazakhstanCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni23,600
Kurd, CentralIraqCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam40,000
KyrgyzKyrgyzstanCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni1,461
Meskhetian TurkGeorgiaCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni12,500
PashtunAfghanistanCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam - Sunni18,000
Iranian, PersianIranCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam354,457
TajikPakistanCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam150
TatarRussiaCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam7,000
TurkTurkeyCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni130,000
Turkish CypriotCyprusCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam3,200
TurkmenTurkmenistanCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni200
UyghurChinaCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam2,100
Uzbek, SouthernUzbekistanCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni26,500
Kurd, BehdiniIraqCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam - Sunni1,100
Chinese, HuiChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesIslam2,100
Albanian, GhegKosovoEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni78,000
Albanian, ToskAlbaniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni98,000
BosniakBosnia and HerzegovinaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam145,000
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
EritreanEritreaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaIslam - Sunni32,000
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
NubianSudanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni4,300
SomaliSomaliaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaIslam221,539
Somali, Digil-RahawiinSomaliaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesHorn of AfricaIslam100
ZaghawaSudanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam250
AssameseIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam1,300