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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
Acholi1,905,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62aP
Acholi
Ageer25,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62fP
Ageer
Aka1,100Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Alur2,395,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62bP
Alur
Anuak236,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62cP
Anuak
Bari624,0005 400.0 % ChristianityNAB62eP
Bari
Belanda Bor16,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Belanda Bor
Berta, Benishangul533,0002 2150.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Berta, Benishangul
Biykol6004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Biykol
Bodi11,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Buldit5,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Buldit
Burun47,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Burun, Arabized143,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62y 
Daats'in400Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62 
Datooga13,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62g 
Datooga, Barabaig165,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Datooga, Barabaig
Di'dinga63,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Di'dinga
Dinka, Central55,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62fP
Dinka, Central
Dinka, Northeastern749,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Northeastern
Dinka, Northwestern78,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Northwestern
Dinka, South Central658,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, South Central
Dinka, Southeastern236,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Southeastern
Dinka, Southwestern2,988,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Southwestern
Dongotono4,7003 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62y 
El Molo3,6002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
El Molo
Gule2,400Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Gule
Gumuz, Kamashi350,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Gumuz, Kamashi
Gumuz, Mandura-Dibate180,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62z 
Gwama11,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Gwama
Ilchamus42,000Y1 11100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Ilchamus
Ingessana, Gaam139,000Y1 22100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Ingessana, Gaam
Iteso3,335,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62qP
Iteso
Jumjum90,000Y1 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Jumjum
Jur Modo113,0004 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Jur Modo
Kakwa, Bari Kakwa353,0004 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Kakwa, Bari Kakwa
Kalenjin, Keiyo217,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Kalenjin, Kipsigis2,447,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Kipsigis
Kalenjin, Marakwet300,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Marakwet
Kalenjin, Nandi1,213,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Nandi
Kalenjin, Okiek100,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Okiek
Kalenjin, Pokot938,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62pP
Kalenjin, Pokot
Kalenjin, Sabaot312,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Kalenjin, Sabaot
Kalenjin, Terik384,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Kalenjin, Tugen192,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Karamojong822,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Karamojong
Kelo2002 100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Komo27,0004 3133.3 % IslamNAB62z 
Kuku, Bari32,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62eP
Kuku, Bari
Kumam328,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62q 
Kunama159,0004 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62hP
Kunama
Kwegu3,1005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62z 
Lafon, Pari49,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62cP
Lafon, Pari
Langgo40,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62z 
Lango2,628,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62iP
Lango
Lokoya52,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Lopid72,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Lopid
Lotuho193,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Lotuho
Luo5,406,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62jP
Luo
Luwo160,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Luwo
Maaban72,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Maaban
Maasai1,512,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62jP
Maasai
Maasai, Arusha278,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Maasai, Arusha
Maasai, Baraguyu699,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62jP
Maasai, Baraguyu
Majang58,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62zP
Majang
Me'en244,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62y 
Molo200Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Mondari, Chir66,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62e 
Morokodo47,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Murle124,0002 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Murle
Mursi12,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Mursi
Nara55,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62dP
Nara
Narim, Lariminit7,2004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Nuer2,107,0005 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62nP
Nuer
Nyang'i17,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62 
Nyangatom52,0005 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Nyangatom
Ongamo7,900Y1 11100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Opo6,1005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Opo
Padhola595,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62jP
Padhola
Reel, Atwot72,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62nP
Reel, Atwot
Samburu303,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Samburu
Sebei338,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Sebei
Shilluk363,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62oP
Shilluk
Suri, Kacipo-Balesi8,000Y1 22100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Suri, Kacipo-Balesi
Suri, Tirmaga-Chai44,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Suri, Tirmaga-Chai
Tennet9,5002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Tennet
Tepeth29,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Tepeth
Toposa269,0003 4250.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Toposa
Turkana1,314,0005 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62rP
Turkana
Uduk28,0004 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Uduk
Totals:  89 Peoples 40,380,000 13 5 126 21 16.7 %  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 16.7 % 934,000 2.3 %
  2 - Minimally reached 7 5.6 % 264,000 0.7 %
  3 - Superficially reached 3 2.4 % 253,000 0.6 %
  4 - Partially reached 51 40.5 % 7,841,000 19.4 %
  5 - Significantly reached 44 34.9 % 31,089,000 77.0 %
Totals 126   40,380,000  


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
1,905,000
in 2 Countries


Ageer
25,000
in 1 Country


Alur
2,395,000
in 2 Countries


Anuak
236,000
in 3 Countries


Bari
624,000
in 4 Countries


Belanda Bor
16,000
in 1 Country


Berta, Benishangul
533,000
in 2 Countries


Biykol
600
in 1 Country


Buldit
5,000
in 1 Country


Datooga, Barabaig
165,000
in 1 Country


Di'dinga
63,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Central
55,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Northeastern
749,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Northwestern
78,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, South Central
658,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Southeastern
236,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Southwestern
2,988,000
in 1 Country


El Molo
3,600
in 1 Country


Gule
2,400
in 1 Country


Gumuz, Kamashi
350,000
in 2 Countries


Gwama
11,000
in 1 Country


Ilchamus
42,000
in 1 Country


Ingessana, Gaam
139,000
in 2 Countries


Iteso
3,335,000
in 2 Countries


Jumjum
90,000
in 2 Countries


Jur Modo
113,000
in 2 Countries


Kakwa, Bari Kakwa
353,000
in 3 Countries


Kalenjin, Kipsigis
2,447,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Marakwet
300,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Nandi
1,213,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Okiek
100,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Pokot
938,000
in 2 Countries


Kalenjin, Sabaot
312,000
in 1 Country


Karamojong
822,000
in 1 Country


Kuku, Bari
32,000
in 1 Country


Kunama
159,000
in 3 Countries


Lafon, Pari
49,000
in 1 Country


Lango
2,628,000
in 1 Country


Lopid
72,000
in 1 Country


Lotuho
193,000
in 1 Country


Luo
5,406,000
in 3 Countries


Luwo
160,000
in 1 Country


Maaban
72,000
in 1 Country


Maasai
1,512,000
in 2 Countries


Maasai, Arusha
278,000
in 1 Country


Maasai, Baraguyu
699,000
in 1 Country


Majang
58,000
in 1 Country


Murle
124,000
in 2 Countries


Mursi
12,000
in 1 Country


Nara
55,000
in 1 Country


Nuer
2,107,000
in 3 Countries


Nyangatom
52,000
in 2 Countries


Opo
6,100
in 2 Countries


Padhola
595,000
in 1 Country


Reel, Atwot
72,000
in 1 Country


Samburu
303,000
in 1 Country


Sebei
338,000
in 1 Country


Shilluk
363,000
in 2 Countries


Suri, Kacipo-Balesi
8,000
in 2 Countries


Suri, Tirmaga-Chai
44,000
in 1 Country


Tennet
9,500
in 1 Country


Tepeth
29,000
in 1 Country


Toposa
269,000
in 4 Countries


Turkana
1,314,000
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 Started
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
Tennettex11Portions
Teriktec11Trans Needed
Tesoteo22Complete
Toposatoq44Portions
Tugentuy11Portions
Turkanatuv22Complete
Udukudu33NT
Totals: 73 126 126   52 32 43 62 4
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Nilotic Cluster – Details
 
Summary
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
Population 40,380,000
Peoples (by Country) 126
Gateway / Largest People Luo
Languages 73
Largest Language Dholuo
Primary Religion Christianity
% Professing Christian 73.5%
% Evangelical 29.5%
Cluster Progress Level 5 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 126   40,380,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 37 (29.4%) 2,612,000 (6.5%)
Unreached Peoples 21 (16.7%) 934,000 (2.3%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
Africa, East and Southern116(92.1%)39,104,000(96.8%)
Africa, West and Central3(2.4%)1,242,000(3.1%)
America, North and Caribbean7(5.6%)34,000(0.1%)

Resources Peoples   Population  
Complete Bible 47 (37.3%) 28,445,000 (70.4%)
New Testament 75 (59.5%) 36,744,000 (91.0%)
Portions 100 (79.4%) 39,017,000 (96.6%)
Online Audio NT 60 (47.6%) 31,805,000 (78.8%)
Jesus Film 86 (68.3%) 37,536,000 (93.0%)
Gospel Recordings 112 (88.9%) 39,665,000 (98.2%)
 
Luo

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