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Morocco
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Morocco – People Groups
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People Groups
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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Least Reached Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Algerian, Arabic-speaking4,523,0000.10 %0.25 %Y1 IslamArabic, Moroccan SpokenP
Algerian, Arabic-speaking
 T
Arab, Lebanese538,0000.50 %5.00 %Y1 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Lebanese
 T
Arab, Moroccan18,584,000Y0.01 %0.09 %Y1 IslamArabic, Moroccan SpokenP
Arab, Moroccan
M
Arab, Moroccan of Morocco
T
Bedouin, Gil47,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamArabic, Algerian Saharan SpokenP
Bedouin, Gil
M
Bedouin, Gil of Morocco
 
Bedouin, Yahia109,000Y0.00 %0.01 %Y1 IslamArabic, Algerian Saharan SpokenP
Bedouin, Yahia
 T
Belarusian7001.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityBelarusianP
Belarusian
  
Berber, Atta146,000Y0.00 %0.02 %Y1 IslamTamazight, Central AtlasP
Berber, Atta
M
Berber, Atta of Morocco
T
Berber, Drawa480,000Y0.00 %0.01 %Y1 IslamTachelhitP
Berber, Drawa
M
Berber, Drawa of Morocco
T
Berber, Filala360,000Y0.00 %0.01 %Y1 IslamTachelhitP
Berber, Filala
M
Berber, Filala of Morocco
T
Berber, Ghomara11,000Y0.00 %0.01 %Y1 IslamGhomaraP
Berber, Ghomara
M
Berber, Ghomara of Morocco
T
Berber, Imazighen2,691,000Y0.00 %0.07 %Y1 IslamTamazight, Central AtlasP
Berber, Imazighen
M
Berber, Imazighen of Morocco
T
Berber, Rif1,511,000Y0.00 %0.03 %Y1 IslamTarifitP
Berber, Rif
M
Berber, Rif of Morocco
T
Berber, Senhaja52,000Y0.05 %0.10 %Y1 IslamSenhaja Berber  T
Berber, Shawiya25,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTachawitP
Berber, Shawiya
 T
Berber, Southern Shilha3,257,000Y0.10 %0.20 %Y1 IslamTachelhitP
Berber, Southern Shilha
M
Berber, Southern Shilha of Morocco
T
Berber, Tekna600,000Y0.00 %0.01 %Y1 IslamTachelhitP
Berber, Tekna
M
Berber, Tekna of Morocco
T
Berber, Uregu72,000Y0.00 %0.02 %Y1 IslamTamazight, Central AtlasP
Berber, Uregu
M
Berber, Uregu of Morocco
T
Berber, Warain313,000Y0.00 %0.01 %Y1 IslamTamazight, Central AtlasP
Berber, Warain
M
Berber, Warain of Morocco
T
Berber, Zekara72,000Y0.00 %0.02 %Y1 IslamTamazight, Central AtlasP
Berber, Zekara
M
Berber, Zekara of Morocco
T
DeafY0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamMoroccan Sign Language   
French5,3001.00 %62.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Harratine55,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamArabic, Moroccan SpokenP
Harratine
M
Harratine of Morocco
T
Izarguien17,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamArabic, Moroccan SpokenP
Izarguien
 T
Jebala1,217,000Y0.00 %0.03 %Y1 IslamArabic, Moroccan SpokenP
Jebala
M
Jebala of Morocco
T
Jew, Judeo-Moroccan2,300Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsArabic, Judeo-Moroccan  T
Moor228,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamHassaniyyaP
Moor
M
Moor of Morocco
T
Regeibat37,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamArabic, Moroccan SpokenP
Regeibat
 T
Russian8001.00 %68.00 %3 ChristianityRussianP
Russian
  
Saharawi156,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamArabic, Moroccan SpokenP
Saharawi
M
Saharawi of Morocco
T
Spaniard5,4001.00 %77.00 %3 ChristianitySpanishP
Spaniard
  
Turk3,9000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTurkishP
Turk
  
Total People Groups:   31 35,119,000 24     27     28 17 25
Unclassified / Other Individuals 122,000  
UN Country Population (2017) 35,241,000  
Other reported groups:  1  
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Morocco – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 27 87.1 % 35,107,000 100.0 %
  2 - Minimally reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  3 - Superficially reached 4 12.9 % 12,000 0.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  5 - Significantly reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
Totals 31   35,119,000  


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.
Morocco – Languages
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Language
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Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
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Recordings
Online
Gospel
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Online
Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spokenaao22Need?
Arabic, Judeo-Moroccanaju11Need?
Arabic, Moroccan Spokenary77Complete
Arabic, North Levantine Spokenapc11Portions
Belarusianbel10Complete
Frenchfra10Complete
Ghomaragho11Need?
Hassaniyyamey11None
Moroccan Sign Languagexms11None
Russianrus10Complete
Senhaja Berbersjs11Need?
Spanishspa10Complete
Tachawitshy11Portions
Tachelhitshi44NT
Tamazight, Central Atlastzm55Portions
Tarifitrif11NT
Turkishtur11Complete
Totals: 17 31 27   11 7 12 13 4
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Morocco – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 0.0 %
(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.
Morocco – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Morocco. Ministries in the Morocco section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the Middle East and North 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 Morocco   Ministries in Middle East and North Africa
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Morocco – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 35,119,000
Percent Urbanization 60 %
Total People Groups 31
Unreached People Groups 27
Region Middle East and North Africa
10/40 Window Yes
Official National Language Arabic, Standard
Secondary National LanguageFrench
Primary Religion Islam
Percent Professing Christian 0.2%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 0.0%  [2]
Country Progress Level 1
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.647 (0=Low to 1=High UN)

Links
Operation World
Window International Country Profile
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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