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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
Acholi1,967,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62aP
Acholi
Ageer25,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62fP
Ageer
Aka1,100Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Alur2,474,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62bP
Alur
Anuak241,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62cP
Anuak
Bari634,0005 400.0 % ChristianityNAB62eP
Bari
Belanda Bor16,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Belanda Bor
Berta, Benishangul545,0002 2150.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Berta, Benishangul
Biykol6004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Biykol
Bodi11,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Buldit5,1004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Buldit
Burun48,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Burun, Arabized146,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62y 
Daats'iin400Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62 
Datooga14,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62g 
Datooga, Barabaig170,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Datooga, Barabaig
Di'dinga63,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Di'dinga
Dinka, Central56,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62fP
Dinka, Central
Dinka, Northeastern757,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Northeastern
Dinka, Northwestern79,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Northwestern
Dinka, South Central666,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, South Central
Dinka, Southeastern241,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Southeastern
Dinka, Southwestern2,973,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Southwestern
Dongotono4,8003 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62y 
El Molo3,7002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
El Molo
Gule2,500Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Gule
Gumuz, Kamashi358,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Gumuz, Kamashi
Gumuz, Mandura-Dibate185,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62z 
Gwama11,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Gwama
Ilchamus42,000Y1 11100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Ilchamus
Ingessana, Gaam141,000Y1 22100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Ingessana, Gaam
Iteso3,440,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62qP
Iteso
Jumjum92,000Y1 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Jumjum
Jur Modo115,0004 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Jur Modo
Kakwa, Bari Kakwa362,0004 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Kakwa, Bari Kakwa
Kalenjin, Keiyo222,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Kalenjin, Kipsigis2,502,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Kipsigis
Kalenjin, Marakwet307,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Marakwet
Kalenjin, Nandi1,240,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Nandi
Kalenjin, Okiek103,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Okiek
Kalenjin, Pokot960,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62pP
Kalenjin, Pokot
Kalenjin, Sabaot319,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Kalenjin, Sabaot
Kalenjin, Terik393,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Kalenjin, Tugen197,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Karamojong849,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Karamojong
Kelo2002 100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Komo27,0004 3133.3 % IslamNAB62z 
Kuku246,0004 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62 
Kuku, Bari32,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62eP
Kuku, Bari
Kumam339,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62q 
Kunama161,0004 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62hP
Kunama
Kwegu3,2005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62z 
Lafon, Pari50,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62cP
Lafon, Pari
Langgo40,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62z 
Lango2,715,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62iP
Lango
Lokoya53,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Lopid73,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Lopid
Lotuho196,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Lotuho
Luo5,531,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62jP
Luo
Luwo162,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Luwo
Maaban73,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Maaban
Maasai1,549,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62jP
Maasai
Maasai, Arusha286,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Maasai, Arusha
Maasai, Baraguyu720,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62jP
Maasai, Baraguyu
Majang60,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62zP
Majang
Me'en250,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62y 
Meneng7,8004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62 
Molo200Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Mondari, Chir67,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62e 
Morokodo48,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Murle125,0002 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Murle
Mursi12,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Mursi
Nara55,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62dP
Nara
Narim, Lariminit7,3004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Nuer2,076,0005 400.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62nP
Nuer
Nyang'i18,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62 
Nyangatom53,0005 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Nyangatom
Ongamo8,100Y1 11100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Opo6,2005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Opo
Padhola614,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62jP
Padhola
Reel, Atwot73,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62nP
Reel, Atwot
Samburu310,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Samburu
Sebei349,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Sebei
Shilluk367,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62oP
Shilluk
Suri, Kacipo-Balesi8,200Y1 22100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Suri, Kacipo-Balesi
Suri, Tirmaga-Chai45,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Suri, Tirmaga-Chai
Tennet9,6002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Tennet
Tepeth30,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Tepeth
Toposa274,0003 4250.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Toposa
Turkana1,344,0005 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62rP
Turkana
Uduk28,0004 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Uduk
Totals:  91 Peoples 41,483,000 13 5 131 21 16.0 %  Christianity   65
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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 16.0 % 952,000 2.3 %
  2 - Minimally reached 7 5.3 % 268,000 0.6 %
  3 - Superficially reached 3 2.3 % 257,000 0.6 %
  4 - Partially reached 55 42.0 % 8,189,000 19.7 %
  5 - Significantly reached 45 34.4 % 31,818,000 76.7 %
Totals 131   41,483,000  


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
1,967,000
in 2 Countries


Ageer
25,000
in 1 Country


Alur
2,474,000
in 2 Countries


Anuak
241,000
in 3 Countries


Bari
634,000
in 4 Countries


Belanda Bor
16,000
in 1 Country


Berta, Benishangul
545,000
in 2 Countries


Biykol
600
in 1 Country


Buldit
5,100
in 1 Country


Datooga, Barabaig
170,000
in 1 Country


Di'dinga
63,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Central
56,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Northeastern
757,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Northwestern
79,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, South Central
666,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Southeastern
241,000
in 2 Countries


Dinka, Southwestern
2,973,000
in 1 Country


El Molo
3,700
in 1 Country


Gule
2,500
in 1 Country


Gumuz, Kamashi
358,000
in 2 Countries


Gwama
11,000
in 1 Country


Ilchamus
42,000
in 1 Country


Ingessana, Gaam
141,000
in 2 Countries


Iteso
3,440,000
in 2 Countries


Jumjum
92,000
in 2 Countries


Jur Modo
115,000
in 2 Countries


Kakwa, Bari Kakwa
362,000
in 3 Countries


Kalenjin, Kipsigis
2,502,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Marakwet
307,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Nandi
1,240,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Okiek
103,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Pokot
960,000
in 2 Countries


Kalenjin, Sabaot
319,000
in 1 Country


Karamojong
849,000
in 1 Country


Kuku, Bari
32,000
in 1 Country


Kunama
161,000
in 3 Countries


Lafon, Pari
50,000
in 1 Country


Lango
2,715,000
in 1 Country


Lopid
73,000
in 1 Country


Lotuho
196,000
in 1 Country


Luo
5,531,000
in 3 Countries


Luwo
162,000
in 1 Country


Maaban
73,000
in 1 Country


Maasai
1,549,000
in 2 Countries


Maasai, Arusha
286,000
in 1 Country


Maasai, Baraguyu
720,000
in 1 Country


Majang
60,000
in 1 Country


Murle
125,000
in 2 Countries


Mursi
12,000
in 1 Country


Nara
55,000
in 1 Country


Nuer
2,076,000
in 4 Countries


Nyangatom
53,000
in 2 Countries


Opo
6,200
in 2 Countries


Padhola
614,000
in 1 Country


Reel, Atwot
73,000
in 1 Country


Samburu
310,000
in 1 Country


Sebei
349,000
in 1 Country


Shilluk
367,000
in 2 Countries


Suri, Kacipo-Balesi
8,200
in 2 Countries


Suri, Tirmaga-Chai
45,000
in 1 Country


Tennet
9,600
in 1 Country


Tepeth
30,000
in 1 Country


Toposa
274,000
in 4 Countries


Turkana
1,344,000
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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Acholiach22Complete
Adholaadh11Complete
Akasoh11Unspecified
Aluralz22Complete
Anuakanu33Complete
Arabic, Sudanese Spokenapd33NT
Baribfa55Complete
Belanda Borbxb11Trans Needed
Bertawti22Portions
Burunbdi11Portions
Daats'iindtn11Trans Needed
Datoogatcc22Complete
Dholuoluo33Complete
Didingadid11NT
Dinka, Northeasterndip22Complete
Dinka, Northwesterndiw11Unspecified
Dinka, South Centraldib22Portions
Dinka, Southeasterndks22NT
Dinka, Southwesterndik11NT
Dongotonoddd11Trans Needed
Gaamtbi22Unspecified
Gumuzguk33NT
Gwamakmq11Portions
Jumjumjum22Unspecified
Jur Modobex22NT
Kacipo-Balesikoe22Trans Started
Kakwakeo33Complete
Keiyoeyo11Trans Needed
Keloxel11Unspecified
Kipsigissgc11NT
Komoxom44Portions
Kukuukv22Trans Needed
Kumamkdi11Complete
Kunamakun33Complete
Kupsapiinykpz11NT
Kweguxwg11Trans Needed
Langolno11Trans Started
Langolaj11Complete
Lokoyalky11Trans Needed
Lopitlpx11Trans Started
Luwolwo11NT
Maasaimas44Complete
Mabaanmfz11Complete
Majangmpe11NT
Mandarimqu11Portions
Markweetaenb11NT
Me'enmym33Portions
Morokodomgc11Portions
Murlemur22NT
Mursimuz11Trans Started
Nandiniq11Complete
Naranrb11Trans Needed
Narimloh11Trans Started
Ng'akarimojongkdj33Complete
Ngasansg11Unspecified
Nuernus44Complete
Nyangatomnnj22Portions
Okiekoki11Trans Started
Otuholot11NT
Parilkr11NT
Pokootpko22Complete
Reelatu11Trans Started
Sabaotspy11Complete
Samburusaq33NT
Shillukshk22Complete
Surisuq11Portions
T'apolgn33Trans Started
Tennettex11NT
Teriktec11Trans Needed
Tesoteo33Complete
Toposatoq44Portions
Tugentuy11Portions
Turkanatuv22Complete
Udukudu33NT
Totals: 74 131 131   51 32 43 62 4
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Nilotic Cluster – Details
 
Summary
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
Population 41,483,000
Peoples (by Country) 131
Gateway / Largest People Luo
Languages 74
Largest Language Dholuo
Primary Religion Christianity
% Professing Christian 73.7%
% Evangelical 29.4%
Cluster Progress Level 5 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 131   41,483,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 37 (28.2%) 2,671,000 (6.4%)
Unreached Peoples 21 (16.0%) 952,000 (2.3%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
Africa, East and Southern119(90.8%)40,163,000(96.8%)
Africa, West and Central3(2.3%)1,282,000(3.1%)
America, North and Caribbean8(6.1%)36,000(0.1%)
Australia and Pacific1(0.8%)2,200(0.0%)

Resources Peoples   Population  
Complete Bible 51 (38.9%) 29,314,000 (70.7%)
New Testament 79 (60.3%) 37,543,000 (90.5%)
Portions 102 (77.9%) 39,841,000 (96.0%)
Online Audio NT 62 (47.3%) 32,487,000 (78.3%)
Jesus Film 88 (67.2%) 38,330,000 (92.4%)
Gospel Recordings 115 (87.8%) 40,509,000 (97.7%)
 
Luo

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