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 1-50 of 86 results.
StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Population Total
 
Arab, SudaneseSudanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam42,300
Arab, Lebanese DruzeLebanonNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam33,000
Arab, Najdi SpokenSaudi ArabiaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam16,000
Gujarati (Muslim)IndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam - Shia15,000
MalayMalaysiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam13,000
SindhiPakistanSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam9,600
TatarRussiaCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam7,000
AdygheJordanCentral Asia PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni6,200
Arab, LibyanLibyaNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni6,200
ManinkaGuineaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam5,300
SoninkeMaliSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam5,300
ChadianChadSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam5,200
KarachayRussiaCentral Asia PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni5,100
NubianSudanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni4,300
Turkish CypriotCyprusCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam3,200
MandinkaGambiaSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam2,600
UyghurChinaCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam2,100
KyrgyzKyrgyzstanCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni1,461
AssameseIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam1,300
KashmiriIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam1,200
JavaneseIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni925
Bisaya, SabahMalaysiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam800
Malay, BruneiBruneiSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni700
AcehIndonesiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesMalay PeoplesIslam - Sunni385
UdukSudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam375
Arab, Hadhramout YemeniYemenNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia310
FurSudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam310
BalochiIranCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam275
Arab, DjiboutianDjiboutiNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Sunni275
ZaghawaSudanNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam250
TurkmenTurkmenistanCentral Asia PeoplesTurkic PeoplesIslam - Sunni200
KalikoSouth SudanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan AfricanIslam - Sunni200
Arab, Southern YemeniYemenNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia180
BihariIndiaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam - Sunni150
TajikPakistanCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam150
SenegalSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan African 6,335
West AfricanSub-Saharan African PeoplesSub-Saharan African 0
UrduPakistanSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam470,351
Iranian, PersianIranCentral Asia PeoplesPersian-MedianIslam354,457
PunjabiPakistanSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesIslam - Sunni228,000
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, PalestinianIsraelNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam112,000
Arab, IraqiIraqNorth African and Middle Eastern PeoplesArab WorldIslam - Shia109,768
Albanian, ToskAlbaniaEuropean PeoplesEurasian PeoplesIslam - Sunni98,000