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Togo – People Groups
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People Groups
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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Adan, Adangbe4,700Y4.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityAdangbe   
Adele38,000Y5.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAdeleP
Adele
M
Adele of Togo
T
Aguna17,0007.00 %32.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAgunaP
Aguna
  
Aja229,000Y9.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAja   
Akan84,0004.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAkanP
Akan
  
Akasselem72,000Y1.10 %1.20 %1 IslamAkaselemP
Akasselem
M
Akasselem of Togo
T
Akebu86,000Y4.00 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAkebuP
Akebu
 T
Akposso234,000Y12.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityIkposoP
Akposso
  
Anii19,000Y1.10 %1.20 %1 IslamAniiP
Anii
M
Anii of Togo
T
Anufo, Chokossi88,000Y1.10 %2.30 %1 IslamAnufoP
Anufo, Chokossi
M
Anufo, Chokossi of Togo
T
Anyanga15,000Y4.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGinyanga   
Arab, Lebanese8,5000.90 %32.00 %2 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, Lebanese
  
Bassar, Ntcham201,000Y2.00 %15.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsNtchamP
Bassar, Ntcham
 T
Batonu, Baruba25,0004.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBaatonumP
Batonu, Baruba
  
Biali3,0001.00 %5.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsBialiP
Biali
  
Bissa14,00012.00 %22.00 %5 IslamBisaP
Bissa
 T
Bogo, Ahlon7,000Y13.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityIgo   
Buem8,4002.00 %95.00 %3 ChristianityLelemiP
Buem
M
Buem of Togo
T
Dagomba13,0003.00 %4.00 %4 IslamDagbaniP
Dagomba
  
Deaf83,000Y45.38 %2 ChristianityFrench Sign Language   
Ewe, Awlan1,764,000Y19.86 %87.00 %5 ChristianityEweP
Ewe, Awlan
  
Fon73,000Y12.00 %65.00 %5 ChristianityFonP
Fon
  
French6,5004.50 %61.00 %4 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Fulfulde, Borgu114,0000.30 %0.50 %1 IslamFulfulde, BorguP
Fulfulde, Borgu
M
Fulfulde, Borgu of Togo
T
Ga, Amina50,00015.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityGaP
Ga, Amina
  
Gangam70,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsNgangam M
Gangam of Togo
T
Gbe, Maxi53,000Y4.00 %34.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGbe, MaxiP
Gbe, Maxi
  
Gen, Mina495,000Y13.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityGen   
German8002.10 %64.00 %4 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
German
  
Gourma299,000Y10.00 %22.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGourmanchema  T
Hausa23,0001.10 %1.20 %1 IslamHausaP
Hausa
 T
Ife155,000Y15.00 %35.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsIfe   
Kabiye1,255,000Y16.14 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsKabiyeP
Kabiye
M
Kabiye of Togo
 
Kambole61,000Y1.00 %10.00 %2 IslamNago, Northern   
Konkomba105,000Y4.50 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKonkombaP
Konkomba
 T
Kotokoli, Tem275,000Y0.00 %0.50 %1 IslamTemP
Kotokoli, Tem
M
Kotokoli, Tem of Togo
T
Koussountou13,000Y0.00 %0.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsBago-KusuntuP
Koussountou
M
Koussountou of Togo
T
Kpessi6,100Y6.00 %16.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKpessi   
Krache5,9007.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityKrache   
Kusaal1,5006.00 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKusaalP
Kusaal
  
Lama283,000Y5.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLama M
Lama of Togo
 
Lukpa22,000Y3.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLukpa   
Mamprusi17,0003.00 %3.50 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMampruliP
Mamprusi
 T
Mbelime, Niendi2,7004.00 %14.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMbelimeP
Mbelime, Niendi
  
Moba457,000Y6.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMoba  T
Mossi41,0009.00 %26.00 %4 IslamMooreP
Mossi
  
Nawdm185,000Y7.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNawdmP
Nawdm
M
Nawdm of Togo
T
Ntrubo9,300Y5.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityDelo M
Ntrubo of Togo
T
Otammari40,000Y4.00 %14.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDitammariP
Otammari
  
Piyobe17,000Y0.60 %6.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMiyobe   
Togolese Creole4,200Y6.00 %89.00 %4 ChristianityPidgin, Cameroon   
Waama, Yoabu22,000Y0.50 %6.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsWaama M
Waama, Yoabu of Togo
T
Watchi885,000Y7.45 %25.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGbe, WaciP
Watchi
M
Watchi of Togo
T
Wudu2,600Y2.00 %16.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsWudu   
Xwla32,000Y7.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityGbe, Western Xwla   
Yoruba126,0001.60 %43.00 %2 IslamYorubaP
Yoruba
  
Total People Groups:   56 8,221,000 37         35 15 22
Unclassified / Other Individuals 58,000  
UN Country Population (2020) 8,279,000  
Other reported groups:  1  
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Togo – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 8 14.3 % 607,000 7.4 %
  2 - Minimally reached 9 16.1 % 591,000 7.2 %
  3 - Superficially reached 1 1.8 % 8,400 0.1 %
  4 - Partially reached 29 51.8 % 2,968,000 36.1 %
  5 - Significantly reached 9 16.1 % 4,047,000 49.2 %
Totals 56   8,221,000  


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

Adele
38,000


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Aguna
17,000


Akan
84,000


Akasselem
72,000


Akebu
86,000


Akposso
234,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Anii
19,000


Anufo, Chokossi
88,000


Arab, Lebanese
8,500


Bassar, Ntcham
201,000


Batonu, Baruba
25,000


Biali
3,000


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Bissa
14,000


Buem
8,400


Dagomba
13,000


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Ewe, Awlan
1,764,000


Fon
73,000


French
6,500


Fulfulde, Borgu
114,000


Ga, Amina
50,000


Gbe, Maxi
53,000


German
800


Hausa
23,000


Kabiye
1,255,000


Konkomba
105,000


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Kotokoli, Tem
275,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Koussountou
13,000


Kusaal
1,500


Mamprusi
17,000


Mbelime, Niendi
2,700


Mossi
41,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Nawdm
185,000


Otammari
40,000


Watchi
885,000


Yoruba
126,000

Togo People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Togo – Languages
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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
Adangbeadq10Trans Needed
Adeleade10NT
Agunaaug10Trans Needed
Ajaajg10Portions
Akanaka10Complete
Akaselemaks11Unspecified
Akebukeu10Portions
Aniiblo11Trans Started
Anufocko11NT
Arabic, North Levantine Spokenapc10Portions
Baatonumbba10Complete
Bago-Kusuntubqg11Trans Started
Bialibeh11NT
Bisabib10NT
Dagbanidag10Complete
Delontr10NT
Ditammaritbz10Complete
Eweewe10Complete
Fonfon10Complete
Frenchfra10Complete
French Sign Languagefsl10Portions
Fulfulde, Borgufue11NT
Gagaa10Complete
Gbe, Maximxl10Trans Started
Gbe, Waciwci10Trans Started
Gbe, Western Xwlaxwl10Trans Needed
Gengej10Complete
German, Standarddeu10Complete
Ginyangaayg10Trans Started
Gourmanchemagux10Complete
Hausahau11Complete
Ifeife10NT
Igoahl10NT
Ikposokpo10Portions
Kabiyekbp10Complete
Konkombaxon10Complete
Kpessikef10Trans Started
Krachekye10Portions
Kusaalkus10Complete
Lamalas10NT
Lelemilef10Complete
Lukpadop10Complete
Mamprulimaw10NT
Mbelimemql10Portions
Miyobesoy10NT
Mobamfq10NT
Mooremos10Complete
Nago, Northernxkb10Trans Started
Nawdmnmz10NT
Ngangamgng10NT
Ntchambud10Complete
Pidgin, Cameroonwes10NT
Temkdh11NT
Waamawwa10NT
Wuduwud10Unspecified
Yorubayor10Complete
Totals: 56 56 8   44 34 38 55 5
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Togo – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 10.9 %
(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.
Togo – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Togo. Ministries in the Togo section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the Africa, West and Central 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 Togo   Ministries in Africa, West and Central
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Country Level Ministries Size
Calvary MinistriesMedium
Christian Blind Mission InternationalSmall
Global YearSmall
International Partnership MinistriesMedium
Literacy and Evangelism InternationalSmall
Mennonite Mission NetworkMedium
PioneersMedium
SEL FranceSmall
TearFund UKLarge
Ministries Listed:  9
 
Regional Level Ministries Size
ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism)Large
Action International MinistriesMedium
Advancing Renewal Ministries, Inc.Medium
Anglican Frontier MissionsSmall
Assemblies of God World MissionsLarge
Association of Free Lutheran Congregations, World MissionsMedium
Awana Clubs, InternationalMedium
Baptist Bible Fellowship, InternationalMedium
Baptist International Missions, Inc. (BIMI)Medium
Baptist Mid-MissionsMedium
BCM InternationalMedium
Bible LeagueMedium
Campus Crusade for Christ, InternationalLarge
Child Evangelism FellowshipMedium
Church of God of ProphecyMedium
Church of the Nazarene World Mission DepartmentMedium
Church World ServiceMedium
Cooperative Baptist FellowshipMedium
EFCA International MissionMedium
EQUIP FoundationSmall
Evangelical Covenant ChurchMedium
Every Home for ChristMedium
Final Frontiers FoundationLarge
Free Methodist World MissionsMedium
Friends in Action, InternationalSmall
Galcom InternationalSmall
Global Partners / Wesleyan World MissionsMedium
Globe InternationalMedium
GO InternationalSmall
Go Ye FellowshipMedium
Good News ProductionsMedium
Heart of God MinistriesMedium
Hope for the HungryMedium
InterCommSmall
Josue Yrion World Evangelism and MissionsSmall
Mailbox Club InternationalSmall
Middle East MediaMedium
Open Bible ChurchesSmall
Pentecostal Church of God World MissionsSmall
Scripture UnionMedium
Seventh-day Adventists General ConferenceMedium
Silent Word MinistriesSmall
Southern Baptist Convention - International Mission BoardLarge
Talking Bibles InternationalSmall
Team ExpansionMedium
Tentmakers InternationalSmall
United Methodist ChurchMedium
United Pentecostal Church Foreign MissionsMedium
United World MissionMedium
Worldwide Tentmakers, IncorporatedSmall
Young LifeMedium
Youth with a MissionLarge
Ministries Listed:  52
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Togo – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 8,221,000
Percent Urbanization 42 %
Total People Groups 56
Unreached People Groups 8
Region Africa, West and Central
10/40 Window No
Official National Language French
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 45.1%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 10.9%  [2]
Country Progress Level 5
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.487 (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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