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Deaf Cluster – People Groups
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Population Least Reached Progress Scale # Peoples by Ctry # Unreached Peoples % Peoples Unreached Primary Religion Ethnic Code Photo
Deaf46,464,0002 2163918.1 % Christianity 
Totals:  1 Peoples 46,464,000 3 216 39 18.1 %  Christianity   64
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Deaf 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 39 18.1 % 8,070,000 17.4 %
  2 - Minimally reached 42 19.4 % 23,680,000 51.0 %
  3 - Superficially reached 135 62.5 % 14,715,000 31.7 %
  4 - Partially reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  5 - Significantly reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
Totals 216   46,464,000  

  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.
Deaf Cluster – Languages
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Audio NT
Afghan Sign Languageafg11None
Albanian Sign Languagesqk11Need?
Algerian Sign Languageasp11None
American Sign Languagease66NT
Argentine Sign Languageaed11None
Armenian Sign Languageaen11None
Austrian Sign Languageasq11None
Bolivian Sign Languagebvl11None
Brazilian Sign Languagebzs11None
British Sign Languagebfi11Portions
Bulgarian Sign Languagebqn11None
Chadian Sign Languagecds11None
Chilean Sign Languagecsg11None
Chinese Sign Languagecsl11None
Colombian Sign Languagecsn11Portions
Costa Rican Sign Languagecsr11None
Croatia Sign Languagecsq11None
Cuba Sign Languagecsf11None
Czech Sign Languagecse11None
Danish Sign Languagedsl11Portions
Dominican Sign Languagedoq11None
Ecuadorian Sign Languageecs11None
Egyptian Sign Languageesl11Portions
Estonian Sign Languageeso11None
Ethiopian Sign Languageeth11Portions
Filipino Sign Languagepsp11None
Finnish Sign Languagefse11Portions
French Belgian Sign Languagesfb11None
French Sign Languagefsl22Portions
German Sign Languagegsg11Portions
Ghanaian Sign Languagegse11Portions
Greek Sign Languagegss11None
Guatemalan Sign Languagegsm11None
Guinean Sign Languagegus11None
Hanoi Sign Languagehab11None
Honduras Sign Languagehds11None
Hong Kong Sign Languagehks11None
Hungarian Sign Languagehsh11None
Icelandic Sign Languageicl11None
Indian Sign Languageins11None
Indonesian Sign Languageinl11None
Irish Sign Languageisg11None
Israeli Sign Languageisr11None
Italian Sign Languageise11None
Jamaican Sign Languagejls11None
Japanese Sign Languagejsl11Portions
Jordanian Sign Languagejos11None
Kenyan Sign Languagexki11Portions
Korean Sign Languagekvk11None
Language unknownxxx9898None
Laos Sign Languagelso11Need?
Latvian Sign Languagelsl11None
Libyan Sign Languagelbs11None
Lithuanian Sign Languagells11None
Madagascar Sign Languagemzc11None
Malawian Sign Languagelws11None
Malaysian Sign Languagexml11None
Maltese Sign Languagemdl11Portions
Mauritian Sign Languagelsy11Need?
Mexican Sign Languagemfs11Portions
Moldova Sign Languagevsi11None
Mongolian Sign Languagemsr11None
Moroccan Sign Languagexms11None
Mozambican Sign Languagemzy11None
Namibian Sign Languagenbs11None
Nepalese Sign Languagensp11None
New Zealand Sign Languagenzs11None
Nicaraguan Sign Languagencs11None
Nigerian Sign Languagensi11Portions
Norwegian Sign Languagensl11Portions
Pakistan Sign Languagepks11None
Panamanian Sign Languagelsp11None
Papua New Guinean Sign Languagepgz11None
Paraguayan Sign Languagepys11Portions
Persian Sign Languagepsc11None
Peruvian Sign Languageprl11None
Polish Sign Languagepso11None
Portuguese Sign Languagepsr22None
Puerto Rican Sign Languagepsl11Need?
Romanian Sign Languagerms11None
Russian Sign Languagersl22None
Salvadoran Sign Languageesn11None
Saudi Arabian Sign Languagesdl11None
Sierra Leone Sign Languagesgx11None
Sign Language of the Netherlandsdse11None
Singapore Sign Languagesls11Need?
Slovakian Sign Languagesvk11None
Solomon Islands Sign Languageszs11Need?
South African Sign Languagesfs11None
Spanish Sign Languagessp11Portions
Sri Lankan Sign Languagesqs11Need?
Swedish Sign Languageswl11Portions
Swiss-German Sign Languagesgg11None
Taiwan Sign Languagetss11None
Tanzanian Sign Languagetza11Portions
Tebul Sign Languagetsy11None
Thai Sign Languagetsq11None
Trinidad and Tobago Sign Languagelst11None
Tunisian Sign Languagetse11None
Turkish Sign Languagetsm11None
Ugandan Sign Languageugn11Portions
Ukrainian Sign Languageukl11None
Uruguayan Sign Languageugy11None
Venezuelan Sign Languagevsl11None
West Bengal Sign Languagewbs11Need?
Yugoslavian Sign Languageysl22None
Zambian Sign Languagezsl11None
Zimbabwe Sign Languagezib11None
Totals: 110 216 216   23 10 14 1 1
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Deaf Cluster – Religions

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Deaf Cluster – Details
Affinity Bloc Deaf
Population 46,464,000
Peoples (by Country) 216
Gateway / Largest People Deaf
Languages 110
Largest Language Indian Sign Language
Primary Religion Christianity
% Professing Christian 29.4%
% Evangelical 0.0%
Cluster Progress Level 3 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 216   46,464,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 68 (31.5%) 33,810,000 (72.8%)
Unreached Peoples 39 (18.1%) 8,070,000 (17.4%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
Central and South America21(9.7%)3,131,000(6.7%)
Central Asia10(4.6%)1,685,000(3.6%)
East and Southern Africa27(12.5%)5,384,000(11.6%)
Eastern Europe and Eurasia23(10.6%)1,004,000(2.2%)
Middle East and North Africa19(8.8%)2,452,000(5.3%)
North America and Caribbean26(12.0%)1,043,000(2.2%)
Northeast Asia8(3.7%)7,768,000(16.7%)
South Asia7(3.2%)13,244,000(28.5%)
South Pacific16(7.4%)166,000(0.4%)
Southeast Asia11(5.1%)4,650,000(10.0%)
West and Central Africa24(11.1%)5,116,000(11.0%)
Western Europe24(11.1%)823,000(1.8%)

Resources Peoples   Population  
Complete Bible 1 (0.5%) 5,900 (0.0%)
New Testament 7 (3.2%) 900,000 (1.9%)
Portions 29 (13.4%) 8,229,000 (17.7%)
Online Audio NT 16 (7.4%) 6,028,000 (13.0%)
Jesus Film 20 (9.3%) 3,997,000 (8.6%)
Gospel Recordings 1 (0.5%) 5,900 (0.0%)

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