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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Least Reached Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Abo19,000Y2.50 %70.00 %4 ChristianityBankon  T
Aghem, Wum44,000Y7.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityAghemP
Aghem, Wum
 T
Akum2,200Y8.00 %62.00 %4 ChristianityAkumP
Akum
  
Amasi, Banta8,500Y1.50 %73.00 %3 ChristianityManta M
Amasi, Banta of Cameroon
T
Ambele8,800Y6.00 %69.00 %4 ChristianityAmbele  T
Arab, Shuwa, Baggara173,0000.02 %0.02 %Y1 IslamArabic, Chadian SpokenP
Arab, Shuwa, Baggara
M
Arab, Shuwa, Baggara of Cameroon
T
Arab, Turku12,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamArabic, Sudanese CreoleP
Arab, Turku
 T
Atong6,900Y0.30 %62.00 %3 ChristianityAtong  T
Awing31,000Y7.00 %73.00 %4 ChristianityAwing M
Awing of Cameroon
T
Baba34,000Y2.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityBaba   
Babanki48,000Y3.00 %73.00 %4 ChristianityBabankiP
Babanki
M
Babanki of Cameroon
 
Badwe'e19,000Y7.00 %73.00 %4 ChristianityKoonzime   
Bafanji22,000Y1.50 %73.00 %3 ChristianityBafanji   
Bafaw, Bafo23,000Y2.50 %75.00 %4 ChristianityBafaw-Balong  T
Bafia, Bekpak124,000Y11.00 %69.00 %5 ChristianityBafia   
Bafumen, Mmen56,000Y3.00 %73.00 %4 ChristianityMmen   
Bakaka52,000Y15.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityBakaka   
Bakoko, Basoo134,000Y2.50 %70.00 %4 ChristianityBakoko M
Bakoko, Basoo of Cameroon
T
Bakole, Bamusso800Y1.00 %74.00 %3 ChristianityBakole   
Bakossi, Akoose161,000Y10.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityAkooseP
Bakossi, Akoose
M
Bakossi, Akoose of Cameroon
T
Bakoum16,000Y2.50 %70.00 %4 ChristianityKwakumP
Bakoum
 T
Bakwele1,5000.40 %66.00 %3 ChristianityBekwel   
Bali, Mungaka135,000Y6.00 %69.00 %4 ChristianityMungaka   
Balo3,700Y3.00 %66.00 %4 ChristianityBalo   
Bamali, Ngoobechop14,000Y2.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityBamali   
Bambalang39,000Y3.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityBambalangP
Bambalang
  
Bambili26,000Y3.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityBambili-Bambui  T
Bamenyam, Bagam7,600Y5.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityBamenyam   
Bamileke-Bakwa, Bakoa1,900Y1.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityKwa'   
Bamileke-Bamenjou270,000Y7.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityGhomala   
Bamileke-Bandjoun, Ghomala747,000Y8.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityGhomala   
Bamileke-Batcham392,000Y6.00 %76.00 %4 ChristianityNgiemboonP
Bamileke-Batcham
  
Bamileke-Fefe, Bafang332,000Y5.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityFefe   
Bamileke-Medumba435,000Y10.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityMedumba   
Bamileke-Ndanda21,000Y3.50 %76.00 %4 ChristianityNdanda   
Bamileke-Ngombale, Babadjou88,000Y5.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityNgombale   
Bamileke-Tchang607,000Y8.00 %72.00 %4 ChristianityYemba M
Bamileke-Tchang of Cameroon
T
Bamukumbit16,000Y5.00 %76.00 %4 ChristianityBamukumbitP
Bamukumbit
  
Banagere, Iyon38,000Y6.00 %72.00 %4 ChristianityMesaka   
Banana, Mussei49,00012.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMusey   
Bangandu8,400Y3.00 %69.00 %4 ChristianityBangandu   
Bango6,700Y0.40 %62.00 %3 ChristianityNubaca M
Bango of Cameroon
T
Bangolan18,000Y2.00 %72.00 %3 ChristianityBangolan   
Barombi, Lambi4,700Y3.00 %73.00 %4 ChristianityBarombi  T
Bassa618,000Y13.00 %73.00 %5 ChristianityBasaa   
Bassar, Ntcham2,6001.50 %18.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsNtchamP
Bassar, Ntcham
  
Bassossi, Sosi7,600Y3.00 %72.00 %4 ChristianityBassossi   
Batangan16,0008.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityBatanga   
Bate13,0008.00 %15.00 %4 IslamBata   
Bati, Bush Bati2,600Y3.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityBati M
Bati, Bush Bati of Cameroon
 
Baya, Gbaya358,00020.00 %63.00 %5 ChristianityGbaya, Northwest   
Beba4,700Y2.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBeba   
Bebe4,000Y0.40 %61.00 %3 ChristianityNaami  T
Bebele88,000Y2.40 %70.00 %4 ChristianityBebele   
Bebil12,000Y0.70 %69.00 %3 ChristianityBebil   
Becheve15,000Y10.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIceve-MaciP
Becheve
  
Beezen700Y0.30 %45.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBeezen   
Belip17,000Y0.70 %50.00 %2 ChristianityElipP
Belip
M
Belip of Cameroon
T
Benyi, Mmala14,000Y0.60 %69.00 %3 ChristianityMmaala M
Benyi, Mmala of Cameroon
 
Betsinga, Sanaga70,000Y7.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityTukiP
Betsinga, Sanaga
M
Betsinga, Sanaga of Cameroon
T
Biba-Befang4,900Y3.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityBefang   
Bikele-Bikay27,000Y2.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityKol   
Bitare9,9007.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityBitare   
Bobe1,900Y1.50 %70.00 %3 ChristianityBubia   
Bokwa-Kendem2,400Y2.00 %66.00 %3 ChristianityKendem M
Bokwa-Kendem of Cameroon
T
Bokyi, Boki6,7005.00 %73.00 %4 ChristianityBokyiP
Bokyi, Boki
  
Bomboko7,700Y1.50 %66.00 %3 ChristianityWumboko   
Bomwali10,0001.00 %69.00 %3 ChristianityBomwali   
Bonkeng4,900Y4.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBonkeng   
Bu300Y0.30 %62.00 %3 ChristianityMundabliP
Bu
 T
Buduma5000.03 %0.04 %Y1 IslamBudumaP
Buduma
  
Bulu Fang1,144,000Y9.00 %72.00 %4 ChristianityBulu   
Bulu-Ewondo Creole51,000Y7.00 %68.00 %4 ChristianityEwondo   
Bum35,000Y20.00 %74.00 %5 ChristianityBum M
Bum of Cameroon
T
Busam2,500Y1.50 %70.00 %3 ChristianityBusam  T
Buwal11,000Y1.20 %35.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBuwalP
Buwal
M
Buwal of Cameroon
T
Cala13,000Y1.30 %70.00 %3 ChristianityCaka M
Cala of Cameroon
 
Cameroonian Creole1,490,000Y16.00 %67.00 %5 ChristianityPidgin, Cameroon   
Cameroonian Creole, Detribal1,457,000Y14.00 %67.00 %5 ChristianityFrench   
Chamba Daka, Samba Daka26,0004.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianitySamba Daka   
Chamba Leko47,0009.00 %40.56 %4 IslamSamba Leko   
Chinese, general2,8008.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, MandarinP
Chinese, general
  
Cung3,200Y1.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityChungmboko   
Cuvok13,000Y4.00 %46.80 %4 ChristianityCuvok  T
Daba, Daba Kola32,000Y1.50 %7.00 %2 IslamDabaP
Daba, Daba Kola
  
DeafY9.00 %54.00 %4 ChristianityLanguage unknown  T
Dek4,700Y0.80 %33.00 %2 IslamDek   
Denya, Anyang30,000Y12.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityDenyaP
Denya, Anyang
M
Denya, Anyang of Cameroon
T
Dghwede4,40025.00 %30.00 %5 IslamDghwedeP
Dghwede
  
Dii, Yag Dii126,000Y1.30 %45.00 %2 ChristianityDii M
Dii, Yag Dii of Cameroon
 
Dimbong300Y1.00 %55.00 %3 ChristianityDimbong   
Djanti, Tibea2,900Y0.60 %69.00 %3 ChristianityTibea   
Dowayayo, Namshi44,000Y2.00 %26.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsDoyayo   
Duala, Uli236,000Y14.00 %76.00 %5 ChristianityDuala   
Dugun, Saa12,000Y5.00 %46.80 %4 ChristianityDugun   
Dugwor8,100Y0.10 %25.00 %2 IslamDugwor   
Dumbule100Y1.00 %50.00 %2 ChristianityMbule   
Duupa, Nduupa10,000Y5.00 %40.00 %4 IslamDuupa   
Dzodinka4,000Y0.40 %62.00 %3 ChristianityDzodinka   
Efai1,0006.00 %94.00 %4 ChristianityEfai   
Efik, Calabari16,00016.00 %62.00 %5 ChristianityEfik   
Ejagham, Ekoi85,000Y12.00 %74.00 %5 ChristianityEjaghamP
Ejagham, Ekoi
  
Eman1,700Y0.30 %62.00 %3 ChristianityEman M
Eman of Cameroon
 
English-Speaking, general5,3008.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityEnglish   
Esimbi25,000Y20.00 %25.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsEsimbiP
Esimbi
M
Esimbi of Cameroon
T
Eton140,000Y4.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityEton M
Eton of Cameroon
 
Evand1,800Y0.50 %66.00 %3 ChristianityEvant M
Evand of Cameroon
 
Ewondo, Beti1,860,000Y18.00 %71.00 %5 ChristianityEwondoP
Ewondo, Beti
  
Fali30,000Y4.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBanaP
Fali
M
Fali of Cameroon
T
Fali of Jibu, Ziziliveken300Y2.00 %10.00 %2 IslamZizilivakan   
Fali, North43,000Y2.00 %3.00 %Y1 IslamFali, North M
Fali, North of Cameroon
T
Fali, South54,000Y1.50 %12.00 %2 IslamFali, South M
Fali, South of Cameroon
 
Fang3,900Y3.00 %61.00 %4 ChristianityFang   
Fang, Ntum170,000Y5.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityFang M
Fang, Ntum of Cameroon
T
French40,0000.30 %59.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Fulani, Adamawa2,335,000Y1.20 %1.40 %Y1 IslamFulfulde, AdamawaP
Fulani, Adamawa
M
Fulani, Adamawa of Cameroon
T
Fulani, Nigerian202,000Y0.04 %0.05 %Y1 IslamFulfulde, NigerianP
Fulani, Nigerian
M
Fulani, Nigerian of Cameroon
T
Fulbe-Gey3,700Y0.10 %0.20 %Y1 IslamFulfulde, AdamawaP
Fulbe-Gey
M
Fulbe-Gey of Cameroon
T
Fut, Bafut117,000Y6.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityBafutP
Fut, Bafut
  
Gavar, Gouwar11,000Y1.80 %8.00 %2 IslamGavarP
Gavar, Gouwar
M
Gavar, Gouwar of Cameroon
T
Gbaya, Mbadomo31,000Y1.00 %62.00 %3 ChristianityGbaya-Mbodomo   
Gbaya-Mum6,500Y4.00 %61.00 %4 ChristianityGbaya, Northwest   
Gidar145,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 IslamGidar   
Gimme, Kompara8,200Y2.00 %15.00 %2 IslamGimme   
Gimnime, Kadam7,700Y2.00 %15.00 %2 IslamGimnime   
Giziga, North54,000Y6.00 %59.00 %4 ChristianityGiziga, North M
Giziga, North of Cameroon
 
Giziga, South124,000Y1.30 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGiziga, South M
Giziga, South of Cameroon
T
Glavda7,800Y10.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGlavdaP
Glavda
  
Greek4,7000.20 %74.00 %3 ChristianityGreekP
Greek
 T
Gude, Cheke75,000Y5.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGude M
Gude, Cheke of Cameroon
T
Guduf, Gudupe4,8002.50 %40.00 %4 IslamGuduf-Gava M
Guduf, Gudupe of Cameroon
T
Gyele5,200Y2.00 %46.80 %2 Ethnic ReligionsGyeleP
Gyele
M
Gyele of Cameroon
T
Hausa357,0000.08 %0.10 %Y1 IslamHausaP
Hausa
M
Hausa of Cameroon
T
Hide, Xedi40,000Y12.00 %20.00 %5 IslamHdi   
Hijuk800Y0.40 %62.00 %3 ChristianityHijuk   
Hina19,000Y2.00 %15.00 %2 IslamMinaP
Hina
M
Hina of Cameroon
T
Hya1,500Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHya  T
Ibibio51,00020.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityIbibioP
Ibibio
  
Igbo103,00020.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityIgboP
Igbo
  
Ipulo, Assumbo5,300Y3.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityIpulo   
Isu20,000Y13.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityIsu   
Iyive1,600Y20.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityIyive   
Jimi9,800Y8.00 %15.00 %4 IslamJimi   
Jina2,300Y1.00 %20.00 %2 IslamJina   
Jukun, Kpanzu4,200Y26.00 %62.00 %5 ChristianityJukun Takum   
Kaalong300Y10.00 %53.00 %4 ChristianityBafia   
Kabba-Laka7,90010.00 %51.00 %4 ChristianityLaka   
Kako155,000Y13.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityKakoP
Kako
M
Kako of Cameroon
 
Kambu, Limbum196,000Y12.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityLimbumP
Kambu, Limbum
M
Kambu, Limbum of Cameroon
T
Kamkam2,000Y2.40 %30.00 %4 IslamMbongno   
Kamwe, Higi9,3000.90 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKamweP
Kamwe, Higi
M
Kamwe, Higi of Cameroon
 
Kanuri, Yerwa152,000Y0.02 %0.02 %Y1 IslamKanuri, CentralP
Kanuri, Yerwa
M
Kanuri, Yerwa of Cameroon
T
Kapsiki, Psikye109,000Y5.00 %35.00 %4 IslamPsikye   
Karang-Pandama, Sakpu35,000Y2.00 %40.00 %2 ChristianityKarang M
Karang-Pandama, Sakpu of Cameroon
T
Kari7,300Y2.00 %33.00 %2 IslamKare   
Kera12,000Y8.00 %45.00 %4 IslamKeraP
Kera
  
Kolbila, Kolena4,400Y4.00 %40.00 %4 IslamKolbila   
Koma7,600Y9.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityKomaP
Koma
  
Konja, Kwanji41,000Y1.70 %50.00 %2 ChristianityKwanja   
Korop, Ododop12,000Y2.50 %74.00 %4 ChristianityKorop   
Kosin1,800Y15.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityKoshin  T
Kotoko, Afade6,800Y0.60 %4.00 %Y1 IslamAfadeP
Kotoko, Afade
M
Kotoko, Afade of Cameroon
T
Kotoko, Lagwan14,000Y5.00 %10.00 %4 IslamLagwan M
Kotoko, Lagwan of Cameroon
T
Kotoko, Malgbe8,600Y3.00 %20.00 %4 IslamMalgbe   
Kotoko, Maslam400Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMaslam M
Kotoko, Maslam of Cameroon
 
Kotoko, Mpade24,000Y0.90 %3.00 %Y1 IslamMpade M
Kotoko, Mpade of Cameroon
T
Kotoko, Mser600Y5.00 %10.00 %4 IslamMser M
Kotoko, Mser of Cameroon
T
Kpe, Baakpe86,000Y12.00 %74.00 %5 ChristianityMokpwe   
Kuk2,700Y3.00 %72.00 %4 ChristianityKuk   
Kumaju, Dumbo7,300Y2.50 %74.00 %4 ChristianityKemedzung   
Kundu, Bakundu157,000Y5.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityOroko   
Kung2,800Y2.00 %74.00 %3 ChristianityKung   
Kuo10,000Y20.00 %46.80 %5 Ethnic ReligionsKuo   
Kuteb3,400Y2.00 %72.00 %3 ChristianityKutep   
Kwaja4,700Y2.00 %73.00 %3 ChristianityKwaja   
Laimbue9,500Y2.00 %74.00 %3 ChristianityLaimbue   
Lefa15,000Y2.00 %52.00 %3 ChristianityLefa  T
Mada46,000Y0.70 %7.00 %2 IslamMadaP
Mada
M
Mada of Cameroon
T
Mafa, Matakam365,000Y2.00 %7.00 %2 IslamMafa   
Majera800Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMajera   
Makaa, North21,000Y4.00 %59.00 %4 ChristianityByep   
Makaa, South186,000Y6.00 %61.00 %4 ChristianityMakaa M
Makaa, South of Cameroon
 
Mambila, Mambere59,000Y12.00 %40.00 %5 IslamMambila, Cameroon   
Mandankwe, Nkwen37,000Y3.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityMendankwe-Nkwen  T
Mandara, Wandala63,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamWandalaP
Mandara, Wandala
M
Mandara, Wandala of Cameroon
T
Mangbai, Mambai13,000Y20.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityMambai M
Mangbai, Mambai of Cameroon
 
Mangisa58,000Y4.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityMengisa   
Manja13,00032.00 %69.00 %5 ChristianityMandjaP
Manja
  
Masa277,000Y15.00 %45.00 %5 IslamMasanaP
Masa
  
Matal, Muktile48,000Y8.00 %45.00 %4 ChristianityMatal   
Mazagway30,000Y0.80 %5.00 %Y1 IslamMazagway   
Mbaw2,500Y0.50 %62.00 %3 ChristianityMbo'   
Mbedam9,700Y0.80 %55.00 %3 ChristianityMbudumP
Mbedam
M
Mbedam of Cameroon
T
Mbimu10,000Y4.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityMpiemoP
Mbimu
M
Mbimu of Cameroon
T
Mbo83,000Y6.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityMbo  T
Mboku21,000Y15.00 %30.00 %5 IslamMbuko M
Mboku of Cameroon
T
Mbonga, Mboa2,500Y0.30 %59.00 %3 ChristianityMbonga   
Mbu300Y1.00 %66.00 %3 ChristianityAjumbu   
Mbum, Wuna76,000Y16.00 %27.00 %5 IslamMbum   
Mefele17,000Y1.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMefele   
Mekaf, Naki5,900Y3.50 %69.00 %4 ChristianityNaki  T
Mengaka, Ghap39,000Y4.00 %73.00 %4 ChristianityMengakaP
Mengaka, Ghap
M
Mengaka, Ghap of Cameroon
 
Menka8,600Y2.50 %74.00 %4 ChristianityMenka  T
Mere27,000Y3.40 %20.00 %4 IslamMereyP
Mere
M
Mere of Cameroon
T
Mijong, Missong500Y0.40 %72.00 %3 ChristianityMungbam  T
Mofu, North74,000Y2.00 %8.00 %2 IslamMofu, NorthP
Mofu, North
M
Mofu, North of Cameroon
T
Mofu, South103,000Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMofu-GudurP
Mofu, South
M
Mofu, South of Cameroon
 
Molokwo, Molko17,000Y3.50 %8.00 %4 IslamMoloko M
Molokwo, Molko of Cameroon
T
Mono300Y4.00 %15.00 %4 IslamMono  T
Mubako, Mumbake40,000Y1.50 %42.90 %2 ChristianityNyong   
Mulimba, Limba3,600Y6.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityMalimba  T
Mum, Bamun578,000Y2.40 %8.50 %4 IslamBamun   
Mumuye13,0000.30 %15.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMumuyeP
Mumuye
M
Mumuye of Cameroon
T
Mundang, Lere120,000Y2.50 %50.00 %4 ChristianityMundang   
Mundani79,000Y20.00 %73.00 %5 ChristianityMundaniP
Mundani
  
Musgum, Mulwi165,000Y2.00 %25.00 %2 IslamMusgu M
Musgum, Mulwi of Cameroon
T
Muyang, Myau40,000Y0.40 %7.00 %2 IslamMuyang M
Muyang, Myau of Cameroon
T
Nakdup10,000Y2.00 %74.00 %3 ChristianityNdaktup   
Ncane25,000Y1.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityNcane   
Ndemli, Bayong10,000Y0.70 %30.00 %2 IslamNdemli   
Ndola3,700Y5.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityNdoolaP
Ndola
  
Ndop-Bamessing, Ndob34,000Y3.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityKenswei Nsei   
Ndop-Bamunka, Muka41,000Y4.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityBamunkaP
Ndop-Bamunka, Muka
  
Ndreme, Pelasla17,000Y2.50 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsVame M
Ndreme, Pelasla of Cameroon
 
Nen, Banen43,000Y4.50 %55.00 %4 ChristianityTunen   
Nfumte66,000Y20.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityMfumteP
Nfumte
  
Ngamambo13,000Y5.00 %62.00 %4 ChristianityNgamambo   
Ngemba30,000Y18.00 %74.00 %5 ChristianityNgemba  T
Ngi, Angie60,000Y7.00 %76.00 %4 ChristianityNgie   
Ngishe15,000Y1.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityNgoshie M
Ngishe of Cameroon
 
Ngo, Babungo36,000Y6.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityVengoP
Ngo, Babungo
  
Ngomba106,000Y0.10 %76.00 %3 ChristianityNgomba   
Ngoshe Sama, Ngossi1,600Y0.20 %25.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsGvoko   
Ngumba, Mvumbo24,000Y3.50 %77.00 %4 ChristianityKwasio M
Ngumba, Mvumbo of Cameroon
T
Ngwe, Bamileke-Foto118,000Y4.00 %76.00 %4 ChristianityNgwe   
Ngwo, Ngwaw83,000Y2.00 %73.00 %3 ChristianityNgwo  T
Nimbari, Nyamnyam200Y0.80 %30.00 %2 IslamLanguage unknown   
Njen, Nzin2,800Y3.00 %8.00 %4 IslamNjen   
Njyem4,400Y7.00 %72.00 %4 ChristianityNjyem  T
Nkom, Kom325,000Y9.00 %73.00 %4 ChristianityKomP
Nkom, Kom
M
Nkom, Kom of Cameroon
T
Nkongho3,600Y6.00 %69.00 %4 ChristianityNkongho   
Nomande, Mandi16,000Y6.00 %69.00 %4 ChristianityNomaandeP
Nomande, Mandi
 T
Noni40,000Y7.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityNoone   
Nsari, Akweto11,000Y2.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianitySari   
Nso, Nsaw294,000Y12.00 %71.00 %5 ChristianityLamnso'P
Nso, Nsaw
  
Nyang, Manyang131,000Y6.00 %66.00 %4 ChristianityKenyangP
Nyang, Manyang
  
Nyokon4,700Y4.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityNyokon   
Nzakmbay22,000Y23.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsNzakambay   
Nzanyi, Jeng23,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 IslamNzanyi  T
Nzime28,000Y7.00 %73.00 %4 ChristianityKoonzimeP
Nzime
 T
Oku, Uku83,000Y6.00 %73.00 %4 ChristianityOku   
Osatu600Y3.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityOsatu M
Osatu of Cameroon
 
Pana5,100Y10.00 %51.00 %4 ChristianityPana   
Peere29,000Y9.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityPeere   
Peve, Lame9,900Y15.00 %45.00 %5 ChristianityPeve   
Pinyin, Bapinyi40,000Y3.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityPinyinP
Pinyin, Bapinyi
M
Pinyin, Bapinyi of Cameroon
T
Pobyeng, Mpompo93,000Y5.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityMpumpong   
Podoko59,000Y5.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsParkwaP
Podoko
  
Pori, Congo Pol64,000Y15.00 %74.00 %5 ChristianityPol   
Pygmy, Baka55,000Y1.10 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBakaP
Pygmy, Baka
M
Pygmy, Baka of Cameroon
T
Sango5,20010.00 %73.00 %4 ChristianitySangoP
Sango
  
Sara Mbai5,10030.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityMbay   
Sara Ngambai13,000Y7.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityNgambayP
Sara Ngambai
  
Sharwa8,400Y0.10 %1.00 %Y1 IslamSharwa M
Sharwa of Cameroon
T
So, Fo17,000Y7.00 %73.00 %4 ChristianitySwo   
Su, Isubu2,200Y25.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityIsu   
Suga, Baghap25,000Y10.00 %13.00 %4 IslamSuga   
Terki, Teleki3,800Y3.00 %4.00 %4 IslamTsuvan   
Tigon97,000Y8.00 %45.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbembe, Tigon   
Tikar, Twumwu55,000Y2.00 %65.00 %3 ChristianityTikarP
Tikar, Twumwu
  
Tiv1,600Y25.00 %74.00 %5 ChristianityTivP
Tiv
  
Tuburi280,000Y14.00 %59.00 %5 ChristianityTupuri   
Tuotomb2,500Y0.70 %70.00 %3 ChristianityTuotomb M
Tuotomb of Cameroon
 
Twendi1,000Y1.00 %4.00 %Y1 IslamKwanja   
Uhumkighi, Yukuben2,300Y1.00 %55.00 %3 ChristianityYukuben   
Usakade21,000Y2.00 %62.00 %3 ChristianityUsaghade   
Vemgo-Mabas13,000Y4.00 %15.00 %4 IslamVemgo-MabasP
Vemgo-Mabas
 T
Verre11,000Y9.00 %51.00 %4 ChristianityMom Jango   
Vute, Wute35,000Y11.00 %50.00 %5 ChristianityVute   
Wawa6,200Y1.00 %7.00 %2 IslamWawa M
Wawa of Cameroon
 
Weh13,000Y25.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityWeh   
Widekum, Menemo-Mogamo242,000Y9.00 %71.00 %4 ChristianityMeta'   
Woko, Longa6,500Y5.00 %40.00 %4 IslamLongto  T
Wom37,0002.50 %50.00 %4 ChristianityWom   
Wushi, Babessi 33,000Y1.50 %70.00 %3 ChristianityWushi   
Wuzlam, Uzam28,000Y4.00 %20.00 %4 IslamWuzlam M
Wuzlam, Uzam of Cameroon
T
Yamba67,000Y18.00 %66.00 %5 ChristianityYamba M
Yamba of Cameroon
T
Yambasa, Nu Gunu82,000Y5.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityNugunuP
Yambasa, Nu Gunu
M
Yambasa, Nu Gunu of Cameroon
T
Yambetta, Nedek9,900Y3.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityYambeta   
Yangben6,100Y0.50 %69.00 %3 ChristianityYangben M
Yangben of Cameroon
T
Yasa2,600Y6.00 %74.00 %4 ChristianityYasa M
Yasa of Cameroon
T
Zhoa3,400Y5.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsZhoa   
Zulgo-Gemzek50,000Y3.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsZulgo-Gemzek M
Zulgo-Gemzek of Cameroon
T
Total People Groups:   293 23,746,000 261     16     76 78 90
Unclassified / Other Individuals 178,000  
UN Country Population (2016) 23,924,000  
Other reported groups:  2  
Data Notes
Data Sources
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Cameroon – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 16 5.5 % 3,535,000 14.9 %
  2 - Minimally reached 39 13.3 % 1,287,000 5.4 %
  3 - Superficially reached 53 18.1 % 720,000 3.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 139 47.4 % 9,667,000 40.7 %
  5 - Significantly reached 46 15.7 % 8,536,000 35.9 %
Totals 293   23,746,000  


NOTES:
  1. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  2. % of Population in People Group:  The percentage of the population that lives in a people group at each progress level. Not every person living in an unreached people group is necessarily unreached.
Cameroon – Languages
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Definitions:
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Language
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Language
Code
# Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Afadeaal11None
Aghemagq10Portions
Ajumbumuc10None
Akoosebss10Complete
Akumaku10None
Ambeleael10None
Arabic, Chadian Spokenshu11NT
Arabic, Sudanese Creolepga11Portions
Atongato10None
Awingazo10None
Bababbw10None
Babankibbk10Portions
Bafanjibfj10None
Bafaw-Balongbwt10None
Bafiaksf20NT
Bafutbfd10NT
Bakabkc10Portions
Bakakabqz10None
Bakokobkh10None
Bakolekme10None
Balobqo10None
Bamalibbq10None
Bambalangbmo10Portions
Bambili-Bambuibaw10None
Bamenyambce10None
Bamukumbitbqt10None
Bamunbax10Complete
Bamunkabvm10Portions
Banabcw10NT
Bangandubgf10None
Bangolanbgj10None
Bankonabb10None
Barombibbi10None
Basaabas10Complete
Bassossibsi10None
Batabta10None
Batangabnm10Complete
Batibtc10Need?
Bebabfp10None
Bebelebeb10None
Bebilbxp10None
Beezenbnz10Need?
Befangbby10None
Bekwelbkw10Portions
Bitarebrt10None
Bokyibky10Complete
Bomwalibmw10None
Bonkengbvg10None
Bubiabbx10Need?
Budumabdm11None
Bulubum10Complete
Bumbmv10Portions
Busambxs10None
Buwalbhs10None
Byepmkk10None
Cakackx10None
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Chungmbokocug10None
Cuvokcuv10None
Dabadbq10NT
Dekdek10Need?
Denyaanv10NT
Dghwededgh10NT
Diidur10NT
Dimbongdii10Need?
Doyayodow10NT
Dualadua10Complete
Dugunndu10None
Dugwordme10None
Duupadae10Portions
Dzodinkaadd10None
Efaiefa10None
Efikefi10Complete
Ejaghametu10NT
Elipekm10Portions
Emanemn10Need?
Englisheng10Complete
Esimbiags10Portions
Etoneto10None
Evantbzz10None
Ewondoewo20NT
Fali, Northfll11Need?
Fali, Southfal10NT
Fangfan10Complete
Fangfak10None
Fefefmp10Portions
Frenchfra20Complete
Fulfulde, Adamawafub22Complete
Fulfulde, Nigerianfuv11NT
Gavargou10None
Gbaya, Northwestgya20Complete
Gbaya-Mbodomogmm10NT
Ghomalabbj20NT
Gidargid10NT
Gimmekmp10None
Gimnimegmn10None
Giziga, Northgis10Need?
Giziga, Southgiz11Complete
Glavdaglw10Portions
Greekell10Complete
Gudegde10NT
Guduf-Gavagdf10Portions
Gvokongs10None
Gyelegyi10Portions
Hausahau11Complete
Hdixed10Portions
Hijukhij10Need?
Hyahya10Need?
Ibibioibb10None
Iceve-Macibec10None
Igboibo10Complete
Ipuloass10None
Isuszv10Portions
Isuisu10None
Iyiveuiv10None
Jimijim10Portions
Jinajia10None
Jukun Takumjbu10NT
Kakokkj10NT
Kamwehig10NT
Kanuri, Centralknc11NT
Karangkzr10Portions
Karekbn10NT
Kemedzungdmo10None
Kendemkvm10Need?
Kenswei Nseindb10None
Kenyangken10NT
Keraker10NT
Kolbiw10None
Kolbilaklc10Portions
Kombkm10NT
Komakmy10None
Koonzimeozm20NT
Koropkrp10None
Koshinkid10None
Kukkfn10None
Kungkfl10None
Kuoxuo10Portions
Kutepkub10NT
Kwa'bko10None
Kwajakdz10None
Kwakumkwu10None
Kwanjaknp21NT
Kwasionmg10Portions
Lagwankot10None
Laimbuelmx10None
Lakalap10NT
Lamnso'lns10NT
Language unknownxxx20None
Lefalfa10None
Limbumlmp10NT
Longtowok10None
Madamxu10Portions
Mafamaf10Complete
Majeraxmj10Need?
Makaamcp10Portions
Malgbemxf10None
Malimbamzd10Need?
Mambaimcs10Portions
Mambila, Cameroonmcu10NT
Mandjamzv10None
Mantamyg10None
Masanamcn10Complete
Maslammsv10Need?
Matalmfh10NT
Mazagwaydkx11Portions
Mbaymyb10Complete
Mbembe, Tigonnza10Portions
Mbombo10None
Mbo'mtk10Need?
Mbongaxmb10None
Mbongnobgu10None
Mbudumxmd10None
Mbukomqb10NT
Mbulemlb10None
Mbummdd10NT
Medumbabyv10Complete
Mefelemfj10Need?
Mendankwe-Nkwenmfd10None
Mengakaxmg10None
Mengisamct10None
Menkamea10None
Mereymeq10Portions
Mesakaiyo10None
Meta'mgo10NT
Mfumtenfu10None
Minahna10None
Mmaalammu10Portions
Mmenbfm10None
Mofu, Northmfk10NT
Mofu-Gudurmif10NT
Mokpwebri10Portions
Molokomlw10Portions
Mom Jangover10Portions
Monomru10Need?
Mpadempi11None
Mpiemomcx10None
Mpumpongmgg10None
Mserkqx10Need?
Mumuyemzm10NT
Mundabliboe10None
Mundangmua10Complete
Mundanimnf10NT
Mungakamhk10Complete
Mungbammij10None
Museymse10NT
Musgumug10Complete
Muyangmuy10Portions
Naamibzv10None
Nakimff10None
Ncanencr10None
Ndaktupncp10None
Ndandannz10None
Ndemlinml10None
Ndoolandr10None
Ngamambonbv10Need?
Ngambaysba10Complete
Ngembange10None
Ngiengj10None
Ngiemboonnnh10NT
Ngombajgo10Portions
Ngombalenla10None
Ngoshiensh10None
Ngwenwe10None
Ngwongn10None
Njennjj10None
Njyemnjy10Portions
Nkonghonkc10None
Nomaandelem10NT
Noonenhu10NT
Ntchambud10NT
Nubacabaf10Need?
Nugunuyas10Portions
Nyokonnvo10Need?
Nyongmuo10None
Nzakambaynzy10NT
Nzanyinja10None
Okuoku10Portions
Orokobdu10Portions
Osatuost10None
Panapnz10Portions
Parkwapbi10NT
Peerepfe10NT
Pevelme10NT
Pidgin, Cameroonwes10NT
Pinyinpny10Portions
Polpmm10None
Psikyekvj10Complete
Samba Dakaccg10Portions
Samba Lekondi10NT
Sangosag10Complete
Sariasj10None
Sharwaswq11None
Sugasgi10None
Swosox10Portions
Tibeangy10None
Tikartik10NT
Tivtiv10Complete
Tsuvantsh10Need?
Tukibag10None
Tunentvu10Portions
Tuotombttf10Need?
Tupuritui10Complete
Usaghadeusk10None
Vamemlr10Portions
Vemgo-Mabasvem10None
Vengobav10NT
Vutevut10NT
Wandalamfi11NT
Wawawww10None
Wehweh10None
Womwom10None
Wumbokobqm10None
Wushibse10None
Wuzlamudl10Portions
Yambayam10NT
Yambetayat10Portions
Yangbenyav10None
Yasayko10None
Yembaybb10Portions
Yukubenybl10None
Zhoazhw10None
Zizilivakanziz10None
Zulgo-Gemzekgnd10NT
Totals: 284 293 16   134 80 72 199 6
Data Notes
Data Sources
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Cameroon – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 8.4 %
(subset of Christianity)
 
Christianity Segments [2] [3]
(Evangelicals distributed across
Christianity Segments)
 
% Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends [4]

NOTES:
  1. Major Religions: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Major Religion percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Religion for all Peoples within the country.
  2. Christianity Segments: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Christianity Segments percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Christianity Segment for all peoples within the country.
  3. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  4. % Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends:  Source Operation World Editions 1986, 1993, 2001, 2010.
    Zero percent data values may mean unknown or unavailable.
Cameroon – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Cameroon. Ministries in the Cameroon section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the West and Central Africa section only possibly minister in this country. The purpose of this information is to assist potential new missionaries connect with sending agencies and for general ministry networking. Click on the links below to visit ministry websites for further information. Visit the Power-Of-Connecting "Find a Network Tool" to find further networking information.
  • The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Omissions are not intentional, but occur simply from lack of data. Please contact us to suggest other ministries to include here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.
Ministries in Cameroon   Ministries in West and Central Africa
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Data Sources
 
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Cameroon – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 23,746,000
Percent Urbanization 54 %
Total People Groups 293
Unreached People Groups 16
Region West and Central Africa
10/40 Window No
Official National Language French
Secondary National LanguageEnglish
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 53.0%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 8.4%  [2]
Country Progress Level 4
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.504 (0=Low to 1=High UN)

Links
Operation World
Ethnologue Language Listing
State Department Religious Freedom Report
World Factbook

Notes
[1]  Calculated by summing the major religion data for the people groups in the country.
[2]  Calculated by summing the Evangelical data for the people groups in the country.
 
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