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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Acheron21,000Y2.00 %5.00 %1 IslamAcheronP
Acheron
M
Acheron of Sudan
 
Afitti, Ditti4,800Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamAfitti M
Afitti, Ditti of Sudan
 
Aka1,100Y0.70 %5.00 %1 IslamAka M
Aka of Sudan
 
Amhara, Ethiopian105,0001.10 %65.00 %3 ChristianityAmharicP
Amhara, Ethiopian
M
Amhara, Ethiopian of Sudan
T
Amri83,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Amri
M
Amri of Sudan
T
Arab, Egyptian690,0003.00 %9.00 %4 IslamArabic, Egyptian SpokenP
Arab, Egyptian
  
Arab, Sudanese13,486,000Y0.50 %10.00 %2 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Arab, Sudanese
M
Arab, Sudanese of Sudan
T
Arab, Syrian101,0001.00 %8.00 %2 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Syrian
M
Arab, Syrian of Sudan
T
Arab, Yemeni27,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Taizzi-Adeni SpokenP
Arab, Yemeni
M
Arab, Yemeni of Sudan
T
Armenian1,5008.70 %94.00 %4 ChristianityArmenianP
Armenian
 T
Awlad Hassan134,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Awlad Hassan
M
Awlad Hassan of Sudan
T
Baggara, Fertit13,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Baggara, Fertit
M
Baggara, Fertit of Sudan
T
Baggara, Habbania375,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Baggara, Habbania of Sudan
T
Baggara, Messiria608,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Baggara, Messiria
M
Baggara, Messiria of Sudan
T
Baggara, Selim66,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Baggara, Selim
M
Baggara, Selim of Sudan
T
Baggara, Shuwa Arab107,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Baggara, Shuwa Arab
M
Baggara, Shuwa Arab of Sudan
T
Batahin271,000Y0.00 %0.05 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Batahin of Sudan
T
Baya, Gbaya14,0008.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityGbaya, Northwest   
Baygo1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken  T
Bederia956,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Bederia
M
Bederia of Sudan
T
Beja, Bedawi2,354,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBedawiyetP
Beja, Bedawi
M
Beja, Bedawi of Sudan
T
Beja, Bisharin37,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBedawiyetP
Beja, Bisharin
M
Beja, Bisharin of Sudan
T
Beja, Hadendoa74,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBedawiyetP
Beja, Hadendoa
M
Beja, Hadendoa of Sudan
T
Berta, Benishangul231,000Y3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBertaP
Berta, Benishangul
M
Berta, Benishangul of Sudan
T
Berti326,000Y0.00 %0.01 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Berti
 T
Bideyat11,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamZaghawa M
Bideyat of Sudan
 
Birgid, Arabized158,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken  T
Bokoruge8,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamDaju, Dar Sila M
Bokoruge of Sudan
T
Burun, Arabized142,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Burun, Arabized of Sudan
T
Burun, Lange48,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamBurun M
Burun, Lange of Sudan
T
Chinese, general6,2009.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, MandarinP
Chinese, general
  
Dair, Thaminyi2,900Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamDair M
Dair, Thaminyi of Sudan
 
Daju, Dar Fur104,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamDaju, Dar Fur M
Daju, Dar Fur of Sudan
T
Dar Hamid765,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Dar Hamid
M
Dar Hamid of Sudan
T
Deaf425,000Y5.00 %1 IslamLanguage unknownP
Deaf
  
Debri, Wei2,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamDilling M
Debri, Wei of Sudan
 
Delen, Warki13,000Y0.10 %0.50 %1 IslamDilling M
Delen, Warki of Sudan
 
Dilling, Arabized81,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Dilling, Arabized of Sudan
T
Dubasiyin113,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Dubasiyin of Sudan
T
El HugeiratY0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamEl Hugeirat M
El Hugeirat of Sudan
 
Eliri, Nding8,700Y0.50 %2.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Eliri, Nding of Sudan
 
Fezara, Juhayna335,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Fezara, Juhayna of Sudan
T
Fulani, Sudanese216,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamFulfulde, AdamawaP
Fulani, Sudanese
 T
Fungor6,400Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamKo M
Fungor of Sudan
 
Fur, Forok1,014,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamFurP
Fur, Forok
M
Fur, Forok of Sudan
T
Gaaliin3,398,000Y0.60 %7.00 %2 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Gaaliin
M
Gaaliin of Sudan
T
Ganza3,500Y2.50 %2.60 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGanzaP
Ganza
  
Garko, Kithonirishe31,000Y0.30 %1.00 %1 IslamKarko M
Garko, Kithonirishe of Sudan
 
Gawamaa989,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Gawamaa
M
Gawamaa of Sudan
T
Gbaya-Bossangoa15,0003.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGbaya-Bossangoa   
Ghulfan, Arabized48,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Ghulfan, Arabized of Sudan
T
Gimma, Jam'a164,000Y0.02 %0.10 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Gimma, Jam'a
M
Gimma, Jam'a of Sudan
T
Guhayna2,057,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Guhayna
M
Guhayna of Sudan
T
Gula, Kara2,2006.00 %20.00 %4 IslamGula M
Gula, Kara of Sudan
 
Gule2,400Y0.10 %1.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Gule
M
Gule of Sudan
T
Gulud34,000Y0.10 %0.50 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken   
Gumuz, Shanqilla93,000Y3.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGumuzP
Gumuz, Shanqilla
M
Gumuz, Shanqilla of Sudan
T
Hamar456,000Y0.01 %0.02 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Hamar
M
Hamar of Sudan
T
Hasania726,000Y0.10 %1.40 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Hasania
M
Hasania of Sudan
T
Hausa113,000Y0.00 %0.01 %1 IslamHausaP
Hausa
M
Hausa of Sudan
T
Hawawir246,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Hawawir of Sudan
T
Heiban, Ebang11,000Y9.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityHeibanP
Heiban, Ebang
M
Heiban, Ebang of Sudan
 
Husseinat172,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken   
Ingessana, Gaam110,000Y0.10 %0.50 %1 Ethnic ReligionsGaamP
Ingessana, Gaam
M
Ingessana, Gaam of Sudan
T
Jomang, Talodi3,500Y2.00 %5.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Jomang, Talodi of Sudan
 
Jumjum, Berin82,000Y0.80 %2.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsJumjumP
Jumjum, Berin
M
Jumjum, Berin of Sudan
T
Kababish421,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Kababish
M
Kababish of Sudan
T
Kadaru26,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamKadaru M
Kadaru of Sudan
 
Kadaru, Arabized51,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Kadaru, Arabized of Sudan
T
Kadugli, Arabized236,000Y4.00 %8.00 %4 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Kadugli, Arabized
M
Kadugli, Arabized of Sudan
T
Kanga, Kufo17,000Y0.10 %1.00 %1 IslamKanga M
Kanga, Kufo of Sudan
T
Kanuri, Yerwa368,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamKanuri, YerwaP
Kanuri, Yerwa
M
Kanuri, Yerwa of Sudan
T
Karko, Arabized27,000Y0.20 %1.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Karko, Arabized of Sudan
T
Katcha-Kadugli-Miri72,000Y1.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKatcha-Kadugli-MiriP
Katcha-Kadugli-Miri
M
Katcha-Kadugli-Miri of Sudan
T
Katla, Akalak34,000Y1.20 %3.00 %1 IslamKatla M
Katla, Akalak of Sudan
T
Kawahia, Fezara985,000Y0.00 %0.01 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Kawahia, Fezara
M
Kawahia, Fezara of Sudan
T
Keiga9,600Y0.20 %1.00 %1 IslamKeiga M
Keiga of Sudan
T
Keiga Jirru5,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamTese M
Keiga Jirru of Sudan
 
Kelo, Tornasi200Y2.00 %8.00 %2 IslamKelo M
Kelo, Tornasi of Sudan
 
Kerarish48,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Kerarish of Sudan
T
Kimr164,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamTamaP
Kimr
M
Kimr of Sudan
T
Kineenawi32,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken   
Koalib109,000Y3.00 %55.00 %4 ChristianityKoalib M
Koalib of Sudan
 
Komo8,600Y0.80 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsKomo M
Komo of Sudan
T
Kresh2,0005.00 %30.00 %4 IslamGbaya   
Krongo, Tabanya52,000Y0.50 %3.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsKrongo M
Krongo, Tabanya of Sudan
T
Kunama25,0005.00 %25.00 %4 IslamKunamaP
Kunama
  
Kuraan41,000Y5.00 %20.00 %4 IslamArabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken   
Lafofa1,000Y0.30 %3.00 %1 IslamLafofa M
Lafofa of Sudan
T
Lahawin198,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Lahawin of Sudan
T
Laru, Al-leira45,000Y4.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityLaroP
Laru, Al-leira
M
Laru, Al-leira of Sudan
 
Logol, Lukha13,000Y6.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLogol M
Logol, Lukha of Sudan
 
Logorif, Liguri7,100Y0.50 %2.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsLogorik M
Logorif, Liguri of Sudan
 
Lomon15,000Y0.40 %2.00 %1 IslamLumun M
Lomon of Sudan
 
Maalia122,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Maalia of Sudan
T
Maba, Borgu27,0000.10 %1.00 %1 IslamMabaP
Maba, Borgu
M
Maba, Borgu of Sudan
T
Manasir71,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Manasir
M
Manasir of Sudan
T
Mandala32,000Y0.60 %3.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken   
Mararit, Abiyi36,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamMararitP
Mararit, Abiyi
M
Mararit, Abiyi of Sudan
T
Mararit, Arabized110,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Mararit, Arabized of Sudan
T
Masakin, Dagik65,000Y0.40 %2.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsDagik M
Masakin, Dagik of Sudan
 
Masalit443,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamMasalitP
Masalit
M
Masalit of Sudan
T
Me'en2,50010.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMe'en  T
Midob, Tidda Arabized95,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Midob, Tidda Arabized of Sudan
T
Midobi, Tid-n-Aal99,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamMidobP
Midobi, Tid-n-Aal
M
Midobi, Tid-n-Aal of Sudan
T
Mimi, Amdang61,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamAmdangP
Mimi, Amdang
M
Mimi, Amdang of Sudan
T
Molo, Malkan200Y0.00 %1.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Molo, Malkan of Sudan
 
Moro Hills2,700Y0.90 %2.00 %1 IslamTochoP
Moro Hills
M
Moro Hills of Sudan
 
Moro, Dhimorong76,000Y4.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityMoroP
Moro, Dhimorong
M
Moro, Dhimorong of Sudan
 
Moroccan, Arabic-speaking258,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Moroccan SpokenP
Moroccan, Arabic-speaking
 T
Nbambai13,00015.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityNgambayP
Nbambai
  
Ngile, Masakin97,000Y0.10 %0.70 %1 Ethnic ReligionsNgile M
Ngile, Masakin of Sudan
T
Nubian, Dongola74,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamAndaandiP
Nubian, Dongola
M
Nubian, Dongola of Sudan
T
Nubian, Fedicca-Mohas539,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamNobiinP
Nubian, Fedicca-Mohas
M
Nubian, Fedicca-Mohas of Sudan
T
Nyiman, Ama185,000Y0.40 %2.00 %1 IslamAmaP
Nyiman, Ama
M
Nyiman, Ama of Sudan
T
Nyimang, Arabized156,000Y0.10 %1.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Nyimang, Arabized of Sudan
T
Oromo, Wellega / Mecha101,0003.00 %35.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOromo, West CentralP
Oromo, Wellega / Mecha
M
Oromo, Wellega / Mecha of Sudan
 
Otoro Nuba, Kawama15,000Y1.50 %20.00 %2 IslamOtoro M
Otoro Nuba, Kawama of Sudan
 
Rashaida119,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Rashaida
M
Rashaida of Sudan
T
Rizeigat353,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Rizeigat
M
Rizeigat of Sudan
T
Rubatab71,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken  T
Rufaa, Rufaiyin584,000Y0.03 %0.20 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Rufaa, Rufaiyin
M
Rufaa, Rufaiyin of Sudan
T
Shaikia, Arabized997,000Y0.05 %0.30 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Shaikia, Arabized
M
Shaikia, Arabized of Sudan
T
Shatt31,000Y0.80 %2.00 %1 IslamShatt M
Shatt of Sudan
T
Sherifi198,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Sherifi of Sudan
T
Shukria234,000Y0.05 %0.30 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Shukria
M
Shukria of Sudan
T
Shwai, Shirumba7,200Y3.00 %25.00 %4 IslamShwai M
Shwai, Shirumba of Sudan
 
Sokoro, Tunjur2,0002.00 %4.00 %1 IslamSokoro M
Sokoro, Tunjur of Sudan
T
Somali1,8001.00 %1.00 %1 IslamSomaliP
Somali
  
Sungor21,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamAssangori M
Sungor of Sudan
T
Swahili24,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili
 T
Tagale, Arabized107,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Tagale, Arabized of Sudan
T
Tagoy28,000Y0.20 %1.00 %1 IslamTagoi M
Tagoy of Sudan
T
Tama76,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamTamaP
Tama
M
Tama of Sudan
T
Temain, Ronge17,000Y1.10 %2.00 %1 IslamTemein M
Temain, Ronge of Sudan
T
Temein, Arabized45,000Y0.40 %1.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Temein, Arabized of Sudan
T
Tigray, Tigrinya51,0006.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityTigrignaP
Tigray, Tigrinya
 T
Tigre, Xasa20,0000.00 %0.10 %1 IslamTigreP
Tigre, Xasa
M
Tigre, Xasa of Sudan
T
Tima, Lomorik6,300Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamTimaP
Tima, Lomorik
M
Tima, Lomorik of Sudan
T
Tingal, Lajakja20,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamTegali M
Tingal, Lajakja of Sudan
 
Tira, Arabized137,000Y0.10 %0.50 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Tira, Arabized of Sudan
T
Tira, Thiro33,000Y0.40 %2.00 %1 IslamTiraP
Tira, Thiro
M
Tira, Thiro of Sudan
T
Togole85,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamTegali M
Togole of Sudan
T
Tubu, Teda10,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamTedagaP
Tubu, Teda
 T
Tukam5,200Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamTagoi M
Tukam of Sudan
 
Tulishi2,700Y0.20 %1.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsTulishi M
Tulishi of Sudan
T
Tulishi, Kamdang800Y0.10 %1.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsTulishi M
Tulishi, Kamdang of Sudan
 
Tumma49,000Y0.10 %1.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsKatcha-Kadugli-Miri M
Tumma of Sudan
 
Tumtum16,000Y0.80 %4.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsTumtum M
Tumtum of Sudan
 
Tungur232,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken  T
Turk3,4000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamTurkishP
Turk
 T
Turum2,500Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamTagoiP
Turum
M
Turum of Sudan
T
Uduk23,000Y3.00 %22.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsUdukP
Uduk
M
Uduk of Sudan
 
Umm Heitan27,000Y0.70 %2.00 %1 IslamKoalib M
Umm Heitan of Sudan
 
Uncu, Ghulfan38,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamGhulfan M
Uncu, Ghulfan of Sudan
T
Wali18,000Y0.90 %2.00 %1 IslamWaliP
Wali
M
Wali of Sudan
 
Wali, Arabized56,000Y0.20 %1.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken  T
Warnang, Werni5,400Y0.50 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsWarnang M
Warnang, Werni of Sudan
 
Yazeed457,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese SpokenP
Yazeed
M
Yazeed of Sudan
T
Yulu6,9007.00 %40.00 %4 ChristianityYulu   
Zaghawa115,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamZaghawaP
Zaghawa
M
Zaghawa of Sudan
T
Zaghawa, Arabized145,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 IslamArabic, Sudanese Spoken M
Zaghawa, Arabized of Sudan
T
Total People Groups:   162 42,478,000 134     130      78 132 108
Unclassified / Other Individuals 36,000  
UN Country Population (2019) 42,514,000  
Data Notes
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Sudan – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 130 80.2 % 23,482,000 55.3 %
  2 - Minimally reached 6 3.7 % 17,072,000 40.2 %
  3 - Superficially reached 1 0.6 % 105,000 0.2 %
  4 - Partially reached 24 14.8 % 1,806,000 4.3 %
  5 - Significantly reached 1 0.6 % 13,000 0.0 %
Totals 162   42,478,000  


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

Acheron
21,000


Amhara, Ethiopian
105,000


Amri
83,000


Arab, Egyptian
690,000


Arab, Sudanese
13,486,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Arab, Syrian
101,000


Arab, Yemeni
27,000


Armenian
1,500


Awlad Hassan
134,000


Baggara, Fertit
13,000


Baggara, Messiria
608,000


Baggara, Selim
66,000


Baggara, Shuwa Arab
107,000


Bederia
956,000


Beja, Bedawi
2,354,000


Beja, Bisharin
37,000


Beja, Hadendoa
74,000


Berta, Benishangul
231,000


Berti
326,000


Chinese, general
6,200


Dar Hamid
765,000


Deaf
425,000


Fulani, Sudanese
216,000


Fur, Forok
1,014,000


Gaaliin
3,398,000


Ganza
3,500


Gawamaa
989,000


Gimma, Jam'a
164,000


Guhayna
2,057,000


Gule
2,400


Gumuz, Shanqilla
93,000


Hamar
456,000


Hasania
726,000


Hausa
113,000


Heiban, Ebang
11,000


Ingessana, Gaam
110,000


Jumjum, Berin
82,000


Kababish
421,000


Kadugli, Arabized
236,000


Kanuri, Yerwa
368,000


Katcha-Kadugli-Miri
72,000


Kawahia, Fezara
985,000


Kimr
164,000


Kunama
25,000


Laru, Al-leira
45,000


Maba, Borgu
27,000


Manasir
71,000


Mararit, Abiyi
36,000


Masalit
443,000


Midobi, Tid-n-Aal
99,000


Mimi, Amdang
61,000


Moro Hills
2,700


Moro, Dhimorong
76,000


Moroccan, Arabic-speaking
258,000


Nbambai
13,000


Nubian, Dongola
74,000


Nubian, Fedicca-Mohas
539,000


Nyiman, Ama
185,000


Oromo, Wellega / Mecha
101,000


Rashaida
119,000


Rizeigat
353,000


Rufaa, Rufaiyin
584,000


Shaikia, Arabized
997,000


Shukria
234,000


Somali
1,800


© Copyrighted Photo
Swahili
24,000


Tama
76,000


Tigray, Tigrinya
51,000


Tigre, Xasa
20,000


Tima, Lomorik
6,300


Tira, Thiro
33,000


Tubu, Teda
10,000


Turk
3,400


Turum
2,500


Uduk
23,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Wali
18,000


Yazeed
457,000


Zaghawa
115,000

Sudan People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
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Acheronacz11Trans Started
Afittiaft11Trans Needed
Akasoh11Unspecified
Amanyi11Portions
Amdangamj11Trans Needed
Amharicamh10Complete
Andaandidgl11Trans Needed
Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spokenaao10Portions
Arabic, Egyptian Spokenarz10NT
Arabic, Moroccan Spokenary11NT
Arabic, North Levantine Spokenapc10Portions
Arabic, Sudanese Spokenapd6057NT
Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spokenacq11Portions
Armenianhye10Complete
Assangorisjg11Trans Needed
Bedawiyetbej33Portions
Bertawti10Portions
Burunbdi11Portions
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Dagikdec11Trans Needed
Dairdrb11Unspecified
Daju, Dar Furdaj11Trans Started
Daju, Dar Siladau11Trans Needed
Dillingdil22Unspecified
El Hugeiratelh11Unspecified
Fulfulde, Adamawafub11Complete
Furfvr11Portions
Gaamtbi11Unspecified
Ganzagza10Trans Needed
Gbayakrs10Portions
Gbaya, Northwestgya10Complete
Gbaya-Bossangoagbp10Portions
Ghulfanghl11Unspecified
Gulakcm10Portions
Gumuzguk10NT
Hausahau11Complete
Heibanhbn10NT
Jumjumjum11Unspecified
Kadarukdu11Unspecified
Kangakcp11Trans Started
Kanuri, Yerwaknc11NT
Karkokko11Unspecified
Katcha-Kadugli-Mirixtc21Portions
Katlakcr11Trans Needed
Keigakec11Trans Started
Keloxel10Unspecified
Kofuj11Trans Needed
Koalibkib21NT
Komoxom11Portions
Krongokgo11NT
Kunamakun10Complete
Lafofalaf11Trans Needed
Language unknownxxx11Unspecified
Larolro10NT
Logollof10Unspecified
Logorikliu11Portions
Lumunlmd11Portions
Mabamde11Unspecified
Mararitmgb11Trans Needed
Masalitmls11Portions
Me'enmym10Portions
Midobmei11Trans Needed
Moromor10NT
Ngambaysba10Complete
Ngilejle11Trans Needed
Nobiinfia11Portions
Oromo, West Centralgaz10Complete
Otorootr10NT
Shattshj11Unspecified
Shwaishw10Trans Needed
Sokorosok11Portions
Somalisom11Complete
Swahiliswh11Complete
Tagoitag33Trans Needed
Tamatma22Unspecified
Tedagatuq11Trans Needed
Tegaliras22Trans Needed
Temeinteq11Trans Needed
Tesekeg11Trans Needed
Tigretig11Complete
Tigrignatir10Complete
Timatms11Trans Needed
Tiratic11NT
Tochotaz11Trans Needed
Tulishitey22Trans Needed
Tumtumtbr11Trans Needed
Turkishtur11Complete
Udukudu10NT
Waliwll11NT
Warnangwrn11Trans Needed
Yuluyul10Trans Needed
Zaghawazag22Unspecified
Totals: 92 162 130   47 18 35 62 10
Data Notes
Data Sources
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Sudan – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 0.4 %
(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.
Sudan – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Sudan. Ministries in the Sudan section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the Africa, East and Southern 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 Sudan   Ministries in Africa, East and Southern
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Country Level Ministries Size
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Regional Level Ministries Size
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Data Sources
 
People Selector:
Sudan – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 42,478,000
Percent Urbanization 35 %
Total People Groups 162
Unreached People Groups 130
Region Africa, East and Southern
10/40 Window Yes
Official National Language Arabic, Standard
Secondary National LanguageArabic, Sudanese Spoken
Primary Religion Islam
Percent Professing Christian 5.1%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 0.4%  [2]
Country Progress Level 2
Persecution Ranking 6 (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.490 (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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