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.


Strategic Needs



   People Group GSEC Status

Level Description
1 Less than 2% Evangelical. Some evangelical resources available, but no active church planting within the past two years.
2 Less than 2% Evangelical. Initial (localized) church planting within the past two years.
3 Less than 2% Evangelical. Widespread church planting within the past two years.
4 Greater than or equal to 2% Evangelical.
5 Greater than or equal to 5% Evangelical.
6 Greater than or equal to 10% Evangelical.

GSEC Level* Global Status of Evangelical Christianity) is a scale from 0-6 that describes the progress of the gospel among the people for North America (USA & Canada).