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Nilotic Cluster – People Groups
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Population Least Reached Progress Scale # Peoples by Ctry # Unreached Peoples % Peoples Unreached Primary Religion Ethnic Code Photo
Acholi2,069,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62aP
Acholi
Ageer30,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62fP
Ageer
Aka1,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Alur2,151,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62bP
Alur
Anuak, Yambo230,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62cP
Anuak, Yambo
Arusha267,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Arusha
Bari705,0004 400.0 % ChristianityNAB62eP
Bari
Belanda Bor19,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Belanda Bor
Berta, Benishangul525,0004 2150.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Berta, Benishangul
Biykol7004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Biykol
Buldit6,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Buldit
Burun47,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Burun, Arabized139,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62y 
Daats'iin300Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62 
Datooga, Barabaig159,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Datooga, Barabaig
Di'dinga76,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Di'dinga
Dinka, Central66,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62fP
Dinka, Central
Dinka, Northeastern906,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Northeastern
Dinka, Northwestern95,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Northwestern
Dinka, South Central797,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, South Central
Dinka, Southeastern286,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Southeastern
Dinka, Western3,205,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Western
Dongotono5,7003 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62y 
El Molo3,3002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
El Molo
Gule2,300Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Gule
Gumuz351,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Gumuz
Ilchamus38,000Y1 11100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Ilchamus
Ingessana, Gaam110,000Y1 22100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Ingessana, Gaam
Jumjum88,000Y1 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Jumjum
Jur Modo137,0004 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Jur Modo
Kacipo-Balesi11,000Y1 22100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Kacipo-Balesi
Kakwa, Bari Kakwa368,0004 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Kakwa, Bari Kakwa
Kalenjin, Keiyo196,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Kalenjin, Kipsigis2,216,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Kipsigis
Kalenjin, Marakwet272,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62g 
Kalenjin, Nandi1,098,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Nandi
Kalenjin, Okiek91,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Okiek
Kalenjin, Pokot852,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62pP
Kalenjin, Pokot
Kalenjin, Sabaot283,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Kalenjin, Sabaot
Kalenjin, Terik348,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Kalenjin, Tugen174,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Karamojong970,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Karamojong
Kelo2002 100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Kewama22,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Kewama
Koma26,0004 3133.3 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62z 
Kuku, Bari39,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62eP
Kuku, Bari
Kumam298,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62q 
Kunama314,0004 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62hP
Kunama
Kwegu9005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62z 
Lafon, Pari60,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62cP
Lafon, Pari
Langgo48,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62z 
Lango2,551,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62iP
Lango
Lokoya64,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Lopid88,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Lopid
Lotuho234,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Lotuho
Luo4,895,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62jP
Luo
Luo, Luwo193,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Maaban80,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Maaban
Maasai1,391,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62jP
Maasai
Maasai, Baraguyu673,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62jP
Maasai, Baraguyu
Majangir47,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62zP
Majangir
Me'en, Mekan218,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62y 
Molo200Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Mondari, Chir80,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62e 
Morokodo57,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Murle150,0002 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Murle
Mursi11,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Mursi
Nara123,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62dP
Nara
Narim, Lariminit8,8004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Nuer, Naath2,289,0005 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62nP
Nuer, Naath
Nyang'i15,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62 
Nyangatom51,0004 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Nyangatom
Ongamo7,600Y1 11100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Opuuo, Shita6,3005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Opuuo, Shita
Padhola616,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62jP
Padhola
Reel, Atwot87,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62nP
Reel, Atwot
Samburu274,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Samburu
Sebei310,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62y 
Shilluk438,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62oP
Shilluk
Surma, Suri40,000Y1 11100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Surma, Suri
Taposa297,0003 4250.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Taposa
Tatoga, Taturu-Gisamjang13,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62g 
Tennet11,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Tennet
Tepeth6,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Tepeth
Teso2,976,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62qP
Teso
Turkana1,183,0005 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62rP
Turkana
Uduk28,0004 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Uduk
Totals:  87 Peoples 39,712,000 13 5 124 21 16.9 %  Christianity   62
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Nilotic Cluster – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 21 16.9 % 978,000 2.5 %
  2 - Minimally reached 8 6.5 % 310,000 0.8 %
  3 - Superficially reached 3 2.4 % 286,000 0.7 %
  4 - Partially reached 47 37.9 % 8,127,000 20.5 %
  5 - Significantly reached 45 36.3 % 30,012,000 75.6 %
Totals 124   39,712,000  


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.
Nilotic Cluster – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Acholi
2,069,000
in 2 Countries


Ageer
30,000
in 1 Country


Alur
2,151,000
in 2 Countries


Anuak, Yambo
230,000
in 3 Countries


Arusha
267,000
in 1 Country


Bari
705,000
in 4 Countries


Belanda Bor
19,000
in 1 Country


Berta, Benishangul
525,000
in 2 Countries


Biykol
700
in 1 Country


Buldit
6,000
in 1 Country


Datooga, Barabaig
159,000
in 1 Country


Di'dinga
76,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Central
66,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Northeastern
906,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Northwestern
95,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, South Central
797,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Southeastern
286,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Western
3,205,000
in 1 Country


El Molo
3,300
in 1 Country


Gule
2,300
in 1 Country


Gumuz
351,000
in 2 Countries


Ilchamus
38,000
in 1 Country


Ingessana, Gaam
110,000
in 2 Countries


Jumjum
88,000
in 2 Countries


Jur Modo
137,000
in 2 Countries


Kacipo-Balesi
11,000
in 2 Countries


Kakwa, Bari Kakwa
368,000
in 3 Countries


Kalenjin, Kipsigis
2,216,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Nandi
1,098,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Okiek
91,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Pokot
852,000
in 2 Countries


Kalenjin, Sabaot
283,000
in 1 Country


Karamojong
970,000
in 1 Country


Kewama
22,000
in 1 Country


Kuku, Bari
39,000
in 1 Country


Kunama
314,000
in 3 Countries


Lafon, Pari
60,000
in 1 Country


Lango
2,551,000
in 1 Country


Lopid
88,000
in 1 Country


Lotuho
234,000
in 1 Country


Luo
4,895,000
in 3 Countries


Maaban
80,000
in 1 Country


Maasai
1,391,000
in 2 Countries


Maasai, Baraguyu
673,000
in 1 Country


Majangir
47,000
in 1 Country


Murle
150,000
in 2 Countries


Mursi
11,000
in 1 Country


Nara
123,000
in 1 Country


Nuer, Naath
2,289,000
in 3 Countries


Nyangatom
51,000
in 2 Countries


Opuuo, Shita
6,300
in 2 Countries


Padhola
616,000
in 1 Country


Reel, Atwot
87,000
in 1 Country


Samburu
274,000
in 1 Country


Shilluk
438,000
in 2 Countries


Surma, Suri
40,000
in 1 Country


Taposa
297,000
in 4 Countries


Tennet
11,000
in 1 Country


Tepeth
6,000
in 1 Country


Teso
2,976,000
in 2 Countries


Turkana
1,183,000
in 2 Countries


Uduk
28,000
in 3 Countries

Nilotic People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Nilotic Cluster – Languages
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Language
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Primary
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Audio NT
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Jesus
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Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Acholiach22Complete
Adholaadh11NT
Akasoh11Need?
Aluralz22Complete
Anuakanu33Complete
Arabic, Sudanese Spokenapd22NT
Baribfa55Complete
Belanda Borbxb11None
Bertawti22None
Burunbdi11Portions
Daats'iindtn11None
Datoogatcc22NT
Dholuoluo33Complete
Didingadid11Portions
Dinka, Northeasterndip22NT
Dinka, Northwesterndiw11None
Dinka, South Centraldib22Portions
Dinka, Southeasterndks11NT
Dinka, Southwesterndik11NT
Dongotonoddd11Need?
Gaamtbi22None
Gumuzguk22NT
Jumjumjum22None
Jur Modobex22NT
Kacipo-Balesikoe22None
Kakwakeo33Complete
Keiyoeyo11None
Keloxel11Need?
Kipsigissgc11Need?
Komoxom44Portions
Kumamkdi11Portions
Kunamakun33NT
Kupsapiinykpz11NT
Kwamakmq11None
Kweguxwg11Need?
Langolaj11Complete
Langolno11None
Lokoyalky11Need?
Lopitlpx11None
Luwolwo11NT
Maasaimas44Complete
Mabaanmfz11NT
Majangmpe11Portions
Mandarimqu11None
Markweetaenb11NT
Me'enmym22Portions
Molozmo11Need?
Morokodomgc11None
Murlemur22NT
Mursimuz11None
Nandiniq11None
Naranrb11None
Narimloh11None
Ng'akarimojongkdj22Complete
Ngasansg11Need?
Nuernus33Complete
Nyangatomnnj22None
Okiekoki11None
Opuuolgn33None
Otuholot11NT
Parilkr11NT
Pokootpko22Complete
Reelatu11None
Sabaotspy11Complete
Samburusaq33Portions
Shillukshk22Complete
Sooteu11Need?
Surisuq11Portions
Tennettex11Portions
Teriktec11Need?
Tesoteo22Complete
Toposatoq44Portions
Tugentuy11None
Turkanatuv22NT
Udukudu33NT
Totals: 75 124 124   43 31 32 62 4
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Nilotic Cluster – Details
 
Summary
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
Population 39,712,000
Peoples (by Country) 124
Gateway / Largest People Luo
Languages 75
Largest Language Dholuo
Primary Religion Christianity
% Professing Christian 72.6%
% Evangelical 29.3%
Cluster Progress Level 5 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 124   39,712,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 35 (28.2%) 2,481,000 (6.2%)
Unreached Peoples 21 (16.9%) 978,000 (2.5%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
East and Southern Africa114(91.9%)38,527,000(97.0%)
North America and Caribbean7(5.6%)33,000(0.1%)
West and Central Africa3(2.4%)1,152,000(2.9%)

Resources Peoples   Population  
Complete Bible 35 (28.2%) 23,161,000 (58.3%)
New Testament 64 (51.6%) 31,829,000 (80.1%)
Portions 85 (68.5%) 34,067,000 (85.8%)
Online Audio NT 56 (45.2%) 31,004,000 (78.1%)
Jesus Film 65 (52.4%) 32,281,000 (81.3%)
Gospel Recordings 108 (87.1%) 38,962,000 (98.1%)
 
Luo

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