Data Sources

Where did this data come from?

Joshua Project seeks to compile and integrate ethnic peoples information from various global, regional and national researchers and workers into a composite whole. We are deeply grateful to the sources below who have provided data to Joshua Project.

Global Editing

A special thank-you to Patrick Johnstone of Operation World for his extensive edits of Joshua Project people group data. He invested many hours reviewing people groups, populations and religions information.

Global Sources

Regional Sources

Country Sources

  • China - Asia Harvest / Operation China
  • India - Omid / South Asia engineer
  • Brazil - Latin America researchers
  • Numerous other national peoples researchers
  • On-site researchers, leaders and on-site workers

Ministry Sources

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Hazara of United Arab Emirates
Population:  101,000
Status: Unreached
Berber, Zekara of Morocco
Population:  76,000
Status: Unreached
Duwai of Nigeria
Population:  19,000
Status: Unreached
Bedouin, Nail of Algeria
Population:  39,000
Status: Unreached
Hazara of Afghanistan
Population:  3,981,000
Status: Unreached
Berber, Southern Shilha of France
Population:  148,000
Status: Unreached
Rajput (Sikh traditions) of India
Population:  1,229,000
Status: Unreached
Chain of India
Population:  592,000
Status: Unreached
Jeng of Laos
Population:  9,000
Status: Unreached
Baharia, Wahati of Egypt
Population:  30,000
Status: Unreached


Largest Unreached

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