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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
Acholi2,108,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62aP
Acholi
Ageer23,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62fP
Ageer
Aka1,100Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Alur2,625,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62bP
Alur
Anywaa305,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62cP
Anywaa
Bari866,0005 400.0 % ChristianityNAB62eP
Bari
Belanda Bor25,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Belanda Bor
Berta, Benishangul573,000Y1 2150.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Berta, Benishangul
Biykol6004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Biykol
Bodi12,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Bodi
Buldit6,9004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Buldit
Burun52,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Burun, Arabized154,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62y 
Daats'iin400Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62 
Datooga15,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62g 
Datooga, Barabaig180,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Datooga, Barabaig
Di'dinga94,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Di'dinga
Dinka, Central51,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62fP
Dinka, Central
Dinka, Northeastern828,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Northeastern
Dinka, Northwestern88,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Northwestern
Dinka, South Central736,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, South Central
Dinka, Southeastern910,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Southeastern
Dinka, Southwestern1,293,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Southwestern
Dongotono4,4003 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62y 
El Molo3,9002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
El Molo
Gumuz, Kamashi377,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Gumuz, Kamashi
Gumuz, Mandura-Dibate194,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62z 
Gwama12,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Gwama
Ilchamus44,000Y1 11100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Ilchamus
Imotong16,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62 
Ingessana, Gaam117,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Ingessana, Gaam
Iteso3,663,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62qP
Iteso
Jule2,6004 100.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Jule
Jumjum95,000Y1 2150.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Jumjum
Jur Modo172,0004 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Jur Modo
Kakwa, Bari Kakwa426,0004 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Kakwa, Bari Kakwa
Kalenjin, Keiyo268,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Kalenjin, Kipsigis2,553,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Kipsigis
Kalenjin, Marakwet138,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Marakwet
Kalenjin, Nandi1,254,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Nandi
Kalenjin, Okiek56,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Okiek
Kalenjin, Pokot1,186,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62pP
Kalenjin, Pokot
Kalenjin, Sabaot316,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Kalenjin, Sabaot
Kalenjin, Terik123,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Kalenjin, Tugen212,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Karamojong899,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Karamojong
Kelo2002 100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Komo49,0004 3133.3 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62z 
Kuku233,0004 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62 
Kuku, Bari30,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62eP
Kuku, Bari
Kumam359,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62q 
Kunama166,0004 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62hP
Kunama
Kwegu3,4005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62z 
Lafon, Pari73,0004 100.0 % IslamNAB62cP
Lafon, Pari
Lango2,875,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62iP
Lango
Lango19,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62 
Logir15,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62 
Lokoya80,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Lopid110,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Lopid
Lotuho287,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Lotuho
Luo7,024,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62jP
Luo
Luwo242,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Luwo
Maaban90,0004 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Maaban
Maasai2,006,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62jP
Maasai
Maasai, Arusha303,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Maasai, Arusha
Maasai, Baraguyu763,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62jP
Maasai, Baraguyu
Majang63,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62zP
Majang
Me'en263,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62y 
Meneng8,3004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62 
Molo200Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Mondari, Chir61,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62eP
Mondari, Chir
Morokodo44,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Murle188,0002 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Murle
Mursi13,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Mursi
Nara57,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62dP
Nara
Narim, Lariminit6,7004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Nuer1,749,0005 400.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62nP
Nuer
Nyang'i19,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62 
Nyangatom54,0005 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Nyangatom
Okolie16,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62 
Opo9,9005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Opo
Padhola651,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62jP
Padhola
Reel, Atwot107,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62nP
Reel, Atwot
Samburu324,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Samburu
Sebei370,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Sebei
Shilluk534,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62oP
Shilluk
Suri, Kacipo-Balesi8,000Y1 22100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Suri, Kacipo-Balesi
Suri, Tirmaga-Chai48,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Suri, Tirmaga-Chai
Tennet11,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Tennet
Tepeth32,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Tepeth
Toposa369,0003 4250.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Toposa
Turkana1,419,0005 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62rP
Turkana
Uduk60,0004 400.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Uduk
Totals:  93 Peoples 44,292,000 12 5 134 18 13.4 %  Christianity   67
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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 18 13.4 % 957,000 2.2 %
  2 - Minimally reached 9 6.7 % 1,190,000 2.7 %
  3 - Superficially reached 3 2.2 % 350,000 0.8 %
  4 - Partially reached 60 44.8 % 8,043,000 18.2 %
  5 - Significantly reached 44 32.8 % 33,752,000 76.2 %
Totals 134   44,292,000  


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
2,108,000
in 2 Countries


Ageer
23,000
in 1 Country


Alur
2,625,000
in 2 Countries


Anywaa
305,000
in 3 Countries


Bari
866,000
in 4 Countries


Belanda Bor
25,000
in 1 Country


Berta, Benishangul
573,000
in 2 Countries


Biykol
600
in 1 Country


Bodi
12,000
in 1 Country


Buldit
6,900
in 1 Country


Datooga, Barabaig
180,000
in 1 Country


Di'dinga
94,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Central
51,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Northeastern
828,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Northwestern
88,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, South Central
736,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Southeastern
910,000
in 2 Countries


Dinka, Southwestern
1,293,000
in 1 Country


El Molo
3,900
in 1 Country


Gumuz, Kamashi
377,000
in 2 Countries


Gwama
12,000
in 1 Country


Ilchamus
44,000
in 1 Country


Ingessana, Gaam
117,000
in 1 Country


Iteso
3,663,000
in 2 Countries


Jule
2,600
in 1 Country


Jumjum
95,000
in 2 Countries


Jur Modo
172,000
in 2 Countries


Kakwa, Bari Kakwa
426,000
in 3 Countries


Kalenjin, Kipsigis
2,553,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Marakwet
138,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Nandi
1,254,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Okiek
56,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Pokot
1,186,000
in 2 Countries


Kalenjin, Sabaot
316,000
in 1 Country


Karamojong
899,000
in 1 Country


Kuku, Bari
30,000
in 1 Country


Kunama
166,000
in 3 Countries


Lafon, Pari
73,000
in 1 Country


Lango
2,875,000
in 1 Country


Lopid
110,000
in 1 Country


Lotuho
287,000
in 1 Country


Luo
7,024,000
in 3 Countries


Luwo
242,000
in 1 Country


Maaban
90,000
in 2 Countries


Maasai
2,006,000
in 2 Countries


Maasai, Arusha
303,000
in 1 Country


Maasai, Baraguyu
763,000
in 1 Country


Majang
63,000
in 1 Country


Mondari, Chir
61,000
in 1 Country


Murle
188,000
in 2 Countries


Mursi
13,000
in 1 Country


Nara
57,000
in 1 Country


Nuer
1,749,000
in 4 Countries


Nyangatom
54,000
in 2 Countries


Opo
9,900
in 2 Countries


Padhola
651,000
in 1 Country


Reel, Atwot
107,000
in 1 Country


Samburu
324,000
in 1 Country


Sebei
370,000
in 1 Country


Shilluk
534,000
in 2 Countries


Suri, Kacipo-Balesi
8,000
in 2 Countries


Suri, Tirmaga-Chai
48,000
in 1 Country


Tennet
11,000
in 1 Country


Tepeth
32,000
in 1 Country


Toposa
369,000
in 4 Countries


Turkana
1,419,000
in 2 Countries


Uduk
60,000
in 4 Countries

Nilotic People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Nilotic Cluster – Languages
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Language
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Language
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Primary
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Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Acholiach22Complete
Akasoh11Unspecified
Aluralz22Complete
Anuakanu33Complete
Arabic, Sudanese Spokenapd33NT
Atesoteo33Complete
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
Gaamtbi11Unspecified
Gumuzguk33NT
Gwamakmq11Portions
Imotongimt11Trans Needed
Jopadholaadh11Complete
Jumjumjum22Unspecified
Jur Modobex22NT
Kakwakeo33Complete
Keiyoeyo11Trans Needed
Keloxel11Unspecified
Kipsigissgc11NT
Komoxom44Portions
Kukuukv22Trans Started
Kumamkdi11Complete
Kunamakun33Complete
Kupsapiinykpz11NT
Kweguxwg11Trans Started
Langolgo11Trans Needed
Langolaj11Complete
Logirlqr11Trans Needed
Lokoyalky11Trans Needed
Lopitlpx11Trans Started
Luwolwo11NT
Maasaimas44Complete
Mabaanmfz22Complete
Majangmpe11NT
Mandarimqu11Portions
Markweetaenb11NT
Me'enmym33Portions
Morokodomgc11Portions
Murlemur22NT
Mursimuz11Trans Started
Nandiniq11Complete
Naranrb11Trans Started
Narimloh11Portions
Ng'akarimojongkdj33Complete
Nuernus44Complete
Nyangatomnnj22Portions
Okiekoki11Portions
Okolieoie11Trans Needed
Opolgn33Trans Started
Otuholot11NT
Parilkr11NT
Pokootpko22Complete
Reelatu11Trans Needed
Sabaotspy11Complete
Samburusaq33NT
Shillukshk22Complete
Suri, Kacipo-Balekoe22Trans Started
Suri, Tirmaga-Chaisuq11Portions
Tennettex11NT
Teriktec11Unspecified
Toposatoq44Portions
Tugentuy11Portions
Turkanatuv22Complete
Udukudu44NT
Totals: 76 134 134   53 36 46 62 0
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Values less than .3% not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity

Nilotic Cluster – Details
 
Summary
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
Population 44,292,000
Peoples (by Country) 134
Gateway / Largest People Luo
Languages 76
Largest Language Dholuo
Primary Religion Christianity
% Professing Christian 74.0%
% Evangelical 29.9%
Cluster Progress Level 5 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 134   44,292,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 39 (29.1%) 2,836,000 (6.4%)
Unreached Peoples 18 (13.4%) 957,000 (2.2%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
Africa, East and Southern122(91.0%)42,892,000(96.8%)
Africa, West and Central3(2.2%)1,362,000(3.1%)
America, North and Caribbean8(6.0%)36,000(0.1%)
Australia and Pacific1(0.7%)2,200(0.0%)

Resources Peoples   Population  
Complete Bible 52 (38.8%) 32,722,000 (73.9%)
New Testament 81 (60.4%) 40,276,000 (90.9%)
Portions 106 (79.1%) 42,876,000 (96.8%)
Online Audio NT 185 (138.1%) 114,622,000 (258.8%)
Jesus Film 93 (69.4%) 41,124,000 (92.8%)
Gospel Recordings 117 (87.3%) 43,563,000 (98.4%)
 
Luo

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