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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
Acholi1,919,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62aP
Acholi
Ageer30,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62fP
Ageer
Aka1,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Alur2,360,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62bP
Alur
Anuak248,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62cP
Anuak
Bari726,0005 400.0 % ChristianityNAB62eP
Bari
Belanda Bor19,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Belanda Bor
Berta, Benishangul512,0002 2150.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Berta, Benishangul
Biykol7004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Biykol
Bodi11,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Buldit6,1004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Buldit
Burun47,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Burun, Arabized139,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62y 
Daats'in400Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62 
Datooga14,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62g 
Datooga, Barabaig169,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Datooga, Barabaig
Di'dinga76,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Di'dinga
Dinka, Central67,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62fP
Dinka, Central
Dinka, Northeastern910,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Northeastern
Dinka, Northwestern95,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Northwestern
Dinka, South Central801,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, South Central
Dinka, Southeastern287,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Southeastern
Dinka, Southwestern3,268,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Southwestern
Dongotono5,7003 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62y 
El Molo3,5002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
El Molo
Gule2,300Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Gule
Gumuz, Kamashi336,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Gumuz, Kamashi
Gumuz, Mandura-Dibate173,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62z 
Gwama10,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Gwama
Ilchamus40,000Y1 11100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Ilchamus
Ingessana, Gaam141,000Y1 22100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Ingessana, Gaam
Iteso3,324,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62qP
Iteso
Jumjum88,000Y1 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Jumjum
Jur Modo137,0004 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Jur Modo
Kakwa, Bari Kakwa372,0004 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Kakwa, Bari Kakwa
Kalenjin, Keiyo210,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Kalenjin, Kipsigis2,371,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Kipsigis
Kalenjin, Marakwet291,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Marakwet
Kalenjin, Nandi1,175,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Nandi
Kalenjin, Okiek97,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Okiek
Kalenjin, Pokot913,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62pP
Kalenjin, Pokot
Kalenjin, Sabaot303,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Kalenjin, Sabaot
Kalenjin, Terik372,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Kalenjin, Tugen186,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Karamojong823,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Karamojong
Kelo2002 100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Komo26,0004 3133.3 % IslamNAB62z 
Kuku, Bari39,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62eP
Kuku, Bari
Kumam329,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62q 
Kunama219,0004 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62hP
Kunama
Kwegu3,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62z 
Lafon, Pari60,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62cP
Lafon, Pari
Langgo48,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62z 
Lango2,631,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62iP
Lango
Lokoya64,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Lopid88,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Lopid
Lotuho235,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Lotuho
Luo5,251,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62jP
Luo
Luwo194,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Maaban88,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Maaban
Maasai1,485,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62jP
Maasai
Maasai, Arusha283,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Maasai, Arusha
Maasai, Baraguyu714,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62jP
Maasai, Baraguyu
Majang56,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62zP
Majang
Me'en234,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62y 
Molo200Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Mondari, Chir80,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62e 
Morokodo57,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Murle150,0002 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Murle
Mursi11,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Mursi
Nara81,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62dP
Nara
Narim, Lariminit8,8004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Nuer2,373,0005 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62nP
Nuer
Nyang'i17,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62 
Nyangatom54,0005 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Nyangatom
Ongamo8,100Y1 11100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Opo6,7005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Opo
Padhola595,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62jP
Padhola
Reel, Atwot87,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62nP
Reel, Atwot
Samburu293,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Samburu
Sebei338,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Sebei
Shilluk440,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62oP
Shilluk
Suri, Kacipo-Balesi8,900Y1 22100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Suri, Kacipo-Balesi
Suri, Tirmaga-Chai43,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Suri, Tirmaga-Chai
Tennet11,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Tennet
Tepeth29,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Tepeth
Toposa310,0003 4250.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Toposa
Turkana1,273,0005 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62rP
Turkana
Uduk28,0004 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Uduk
Totals:  89 Peoples 41,429,000 13 5 126 21 16.7 %  Christianity   64
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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 16.7 % 940,000 2.3 %
  2 - Minimally reached 7 5.6 % 294,000 0.7 %
  3 - Superficially reached 3 2.4 % 295,000 0.7 %
  4 - Partially reached 51 40.5 % 8,680,000 21.0 %
  5 - Significantly reached 44 34.9 % 31,221,000 75.4 %
Totals 126   41,429,000  


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
1,919,000
in 2 Countries


Ageer
30,000
in 1 Country


Alur
2,360,000
in 2 Countries


Anuak
248,000
in 3 Countries


Bari
726,000
in 4 Countries


Belanda Bor
19,000
in 1 Country


Berta, Benishangul
512,000
in 2 Countries


Biykol
700
in 1 Country


Buldit
6,100
in 1 Country


Datooga, Barabaig
169,000
in 1 Country


Di'dinga
76,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Central
67,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Northeastern
910,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Northwestern
95,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, South Central
801,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Southeastern
287,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Southwestern
3,268,000
in 1 Country


El Molo
3,500
in 1 Country


Gule
2,300
in 1 Country


Gumuz, Kamashi
336,000
in 2 Countries


Gwama
10,000
in 1 Country


Ilchamus
40,000
in 1 Country


Ingessana, Gaam
141,000
in 2 Countries


Iteso
3,324,000
in 2 Countries


Jumjum
88,000
in 2 Countries


Jur Modo
137,000
in 2 Countries


Kakwa, Bari Kakwa
372,000
in 3 Countries


Kalenjin, Kipsigis
2,371,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Marakwet
291,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Nandi
1,175,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Okiek
97,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Pokot
913,000
in 2 Countries


Kalenjin, Sabaot
303,000
in 1 Country


Karamojong
823,000
in 1 Country


Kuku, Bari
39,000
in 1 Country


Kunama
219,000
in 3 Countries


Lafon, Pari
60,000
in 1 Country


Lango
2,631,000
in 1 Country


Lopid
88,000
in 1 Country


Lotuho
235,000
in 1 Country


Luo
5,251,000
in 3 Countries


Maaban
88,000
in 1 Country


Maasai
1,485,000
in 2 Countries


Maasai, Arusha
283,000
in 1 Country


Maasai, Baraguyu
714,000
in 1 Country


Majang
56,000
in 1 Country


Murle
150,000
in 2 Countries


Mursi
11,000
in 1 Country


Nara
81,000
in 1 Country


Nuer
2,373,000
in 3 Countries


Nyangatom
54,000
in 2 Countries


Opo
6,700
in 2 Countries


Padhola
595,000
in 1 Country


Reel, Atwot
87,000
in 1 Country


Samburu
293,000
in 1 Country


Sebei
338,000
in 1 Country


Shilluk
440,000
in 2 Countries


Suri, Kacipo-Balesi
8,900
in 2 Countries


Suri, Tirmaga-Chai
43,000
in 1 Country


Tennet
11,000
in 1 Country


Tepeth
29,000
in 1 Country


Toposa
310,000
in 4 Countries


Turkana
1,273,000
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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Language
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Acholiach22Complete
Adholaadh11Complete
Akasoh11Unspecified
Aluralz22Complete
Anuakanu33Complete
Arabic, Sudanese Spokenapd33NT
Baribfa55Complete
Belanda Borbxb11Trans Needed
Bertawti22Portions
Burunbdi11Portions
Daats'iindtn11Trans Needed
Datoogatcc22NT
Dholuoluo33Complete
Didingadid11NT
Dinka, Northeasterndip22Complete
Dinka, Northwesterndiw11Unspecified
Dinka, South Centraldib22Portions
Dinka, Southeasterndks11NT
Dinka, Southwesterndik11NT
Dongotonoddd11Trans Needed
Gaamtbi22Unspecified
Gumuzguk33NT
Gwamakmq11Portions
Jumjumjum22Unspecified
Jur Modobex22NT
Kacipo-Balesikoe22Trans Started
Kakwakeo33Complete
Keiyoeyo11Trans Needed
Keloxel11Unspecified
Kipsigissgc11NT
Komoxom44Portions
Kumamkdi11Complete
Kunamakun33Complete
Kupsapiinykpz11NT
Kweguxwg11Trans Needed
Langolaj11Complete
Langolno11Trans Started
Lokoyalky11Trans Needed
Lopitlpx11Trans Started
Luwolwo11NT
Maasaimas44Complete
Mabaanmfz11Complete
Majangmpe11NT
Mandarimqu11Portions
Markweetaenb11NT
Me'enmym33Portions
Morokodomgc11Portions
Murlemur22NT
Mursimuz11Trans Needed
Nandiniq11Complete
Naranrb11Trans Needed
Narimloh11Portions
Ng'akarimojongkdj33Complete
Ngasansg11Unspecified
Nuernus33Complete
Nyangatomnnj22Portions
Okiekoki11Trans Started
Otuholot11NT
Parilkr11NT
Pokootpko22Complete
Reelatu11Trans Started
Sabaotspy11Complete
Samburusaq33NT
Shillukshk22Complete
Surisuq11Portions
T'apolgn33Trans Started
Tennettex11NT
Teriktec11Trans Needed
Tesoteo22Complete
Toposatoq44Portions
Tugentuy11Portions
Turkanatuv22Complete
Udukudu33NT
Totals: 73 126 126   52 32 42 62 4
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Nilotic Cluster – Details
 
Summary
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
Population 41,429,000
Peoples (by Country) 126
Gateway / Largest People Luo
Languages 73
Largest Language Dholuo
Primary Religion Christianity
% Professing Christian 72.8%
% Evangelical 28.6%
Cluster Progress Level 5 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 126   41,429,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 37 (29.4%) 2,609,000 (6.3%)
Unreached Peoples 21 (16.7%) 940,000 (2.3%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
Africa, East and Southern116(92.1%)40,192,000(97.0%)
Africa, West and Central3(2.4%)1,203,000(2.9%)
America, North and Caribbean7(5.6%)34,000(0.1%)

Resources Peoples   Population  
Complete Bible 47 (37.3%) 28,869,000 (69.7%)
New Testament 76 (60.3%) 37,541,000 (90.6%)
Portions 100 (79.4%) 39,987,000 (96.5%)
Online Audio NT 60 (47.6%) 32,542,000 (78.5%)
Jesus Film 85 (67.5%) 37,260,000 (89.9%)
Gospel Recordings 112 (88.9%) 40,670,000 (98.2%)
 
Luo

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