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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
Acholi2,051,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62aP
Acholi
Ageer23,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62fP
Ageer
Aka1,100Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Alur2,550,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62bP
Alur
Anuak283,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62cP
Anuak
Bari848,0004 400.0 % ChristianityNAB62eP
Bari
Belanda Bor24,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Belanda Bor
Berta, Benishangul559,000Y1 2150.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Berta, Benishangul
Biykol5004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Biykol
Bodi12,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Buldit6,8004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Buldit
Burun51,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Burun, Arabized150,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62y 
Daats'iin400Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62 
Datooga14,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62g 
Datooga, Barabaig175,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Datooga, Barabaig
Di'dinga92,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Di'dinga
Dinka, Central50,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62fP
Dinka, Central
Dinka, Northeastern811,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Northeastern
Dinka, Northwestern86,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Northwestern
Dinka, South Central721,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, South Central
Dinka, Southeastern891,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Southeastern
Dinka, Southwestern1,266,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62fP
Dinka, Southwestern
Dongotono4,3003 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62y 
El Molo3,8002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
El Molo
Gule2,5004 100.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Gule
Gumuz, Kamashi367,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Gumuz, Kamashi
Gumuz, Mandura-Dibate189,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62z 
Gwama11,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Gwama
Ilchamus43,000Y1 11100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Ilchamus
Ingessana, Gaam114,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Ingessana, Gaam
Iteso3,541,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62qP
Iteso
Jumjum93,000Y1 2150.0 % IslamNAB62zP
Jumjum
Jur Modo168,0004 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Jur Modo
Kakwa, Bari Kakwa415,0004 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Kakwa, Bari Kakwa
Kalenjin, Keiyo227,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Kalenjin, Kipsigis2,559,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Kipsigis
Kalenjin, Marakwet314,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Marakwet
Kalenjin, Nandi1,268,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Nandi
Kalenjin, Okiek105,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62gP
Kalenjin, Okiek
Kalenjin, Pokot983,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62pP
Kalenjin, Pokot
Kalenjin, Sabaot327,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Kalenjin, Sabaot
Kalenjin, Terik402,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Kalenjin, Tugen201,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62g 
Karamojong875,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Karamojong
Kelo2002 100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Komo47,0004 3133.3 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62z 
Kuku228,0004 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62 
Kuku, Bari29,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62eP
Kuku, Bari
Kumam349,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62q 
Kunama164,0004 300.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62hP
Kunama
Kwegu3,3005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62z 
Lafon, Pari71,0004 100.0 % IslamNAB62cP
Lafon, Pari
Langgo59,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62z 
Lango2,797,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62iP
Lango
Lokoya79,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Lopid108,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Lopid
Lotuho281,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Lotuho
Luo5,658,0005 300.0 % ChristianityNAB62jP
Luo
Luwo238,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Luwo
Maaban88,0004 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Maaban
Maasai1,587,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62jP
Maasai
Maasai, Arusha294,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Maasai, Arusha
Maasai, Baraguyu741,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62jP
Maasai, Baraguyu
Majang61,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62zP
Majang
Me'en256,0005 200.0 % ChristianityNAB62y 
Meneng8,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62 
Molo200Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62z 
Mondari, Chir60,0004 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62e 
Morokodo43,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Murle184,0002 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Murle
Mursi13,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Mursi
Nara56,000Y1 11100.0 % IslamNAB62dP
Nara
Narim, Lariminit6,6004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62y 
Nuer1,712,0005 400.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62nP
Nuer
Nyang'i18,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62 
Nyangatom53,0005 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Nyangatom
Opo9,8005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Opo
Padhola633,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62jP
Padhola
Reel, Atwot104,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62nP
Reel, Atwot
Samburu317,0005 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62kP
Samburu
Sebei360,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Sebei
Shilluk523,0005 200.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62oP
Shilluk
Suri, Kacipo-Balesi7,800Y1 22100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Suri, Kacipo-Balesi
Suri, Tirmaga-Chai47,0004 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Suri, Tirmaga-Chai
Tennet11,0002 100.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62yP
Tennet
Tepeth31,0005 100.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Tepeth
Toposa360,0003 4250.0 % ChristianityNAB62yP
Toposa
Turkana1,375,0005 2150.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62rP
Turkana
Uduk60,0004 400.0 % Ethnic ReligionsNAB62zP
Uduk
Totals:  90 Peoples 42,009,000 12 5 131 18 13.7 %  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 18 13.7 % 934,000 2.2 %
  2 - Minimally reached 9 6.9 % 1,211,000 2.9 %
  3 - Superficially reached 3 2.3 % 342,000 0.8 %
  4 - Partially reached 56 42.7 % 7,757,000 18.5 %
  5 - Significantly reached 45 34.4 % 31,766,000 75.6 %
Totals 131   42,009,000  


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
2,051,000
in 2 Countries


Ageer
23,000
in 1 Country


Alur
2,550,000
in 2 Countries


Anuak
283,000
in 3 Countries


Bari
848,000
in 4 Countries


Belanda Bor
24,000
in 1 Country


Berta, Benishangul
559,000
in 2 Countries


Biykol
500
in 1 Country


Buldit
6,800
in 1 Country


Datooga, Barabaig
175,000
in 1 Country


Di'dinga
92,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Central
50,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Northeastern
811,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Northwestern
86,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, South Central
721,000
in 1 Country


Dinka, Southeastern
891,000
in 2 Countries


Dinka, Southwestern
1,266,000
in 1 Country


El Molo
3,800
in 1 Country


Gule
2,500
in 1 Country


Gumuz, Kamashi
367,000
in 2 Countries


Gwama
11,000
in 1 Country


Ilchamus
43,000
in 1 Country


Ingessana, Gaam
114,000
in 1 Country


Iteso
3,541,000
in 2 Countries


Jumjum
93,000
in 2 Countries


Jur Modo
168,000
in 2 Countries


Kakwa, Bari Kakwa
415,000
in 3 Countries


Kalenjin, Kipsigis
2,559,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Marakwet
314,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Nandi
1,268,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Okiek
105,000
in 1 Country


Kalenjin, Pokot
983,000
in 2 Countries


Kalenjin, Sabaot
327,000
in 1 Country


Karamojong
875,000
in 1 Country


Kuku, Bari
29,000
in 1 Country


Kunama
164,000
in 3 Countries


Lafon, Pari
71,000
in 1 Country


Lango
2,797,000
in 1 Country


Lopid
108,000
in 1 Country


Lotuho
281,000
in 1 Country


Luo
5,658,000
in 3 Countries


Luwo
238,000
in 1 Country


Maaban
88,000
in 2 Countries


Maasai
1,587,000
in 2 Countries


Maasai, Arusha
294,000
in 1 Country


Maasai, Baraguyu
741,000
in 1 Country


Majang
61,000
in 1 Country


Murle
184,000
in 2 Countries


Mursi
13,000
in 1 Country


Nara
56,000
in 1 Country


Nuer
1,712,000
in 4 Countries


Nyangatom
53,000
in 2 Countries


Opo
9,800
in 2 Countries


Padhola
633,000
in 1 Country


Reel, Atwot
104,000
in 1 Country


Samburu
317,000
in 1 Country


Sebei
360,000
in 1 Country


Shilluk
523,000
in 2 Countries


Suri, Kacipo-Balesi
7,800
in 2 Countries


Suri, Tirmaga-Chai
47,000
in 1 Country


Tennet
11,000
in 1 Country


Tepeth
31,000
in 1 Country


Toposa
360,000
in 4 Countries


Turkana
1,375,000
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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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
Jopadholaadh11Complete
Jumjumjum22Unspecified
Jur Modobex22NT
Kakwakeo33Complete
Keiyoeyo11Trans Needed
Keloxel11Unspecified
Kipsigissgc11NT
Komoxom44Portions
Kukuukv22Trans Needed
Kumamkdi11Complete
Kunamakun33Complete
Kupsapiinykpz11NT
Kweguxwg11Trans Started
Langolaj11Complete
Langolno11Trans Started
Lokoyalky11Trans Needed
Lopitlpx11Trans Started
Luwolwo11NT
Maasaimas44Complete
Mabaanmfz22Complete
Majangmpe11NT
Mandarimqu11Portions
Markweetaenb11NT
Me'enmym33Portions
Morokodomgc11Portions
Murlemur22NT
Mursimuz11Trans Started
Nandiniq11Complete
Naranrb11Trans Needed
Narimloh11Portions
Ng'akarimojongkdj33Complete
Nuernus44Complete
Nyangatomnnj22Portions
Okiekoki11Trans Started
Opolgn33Trans Started
Otuholot11NT
Parilkr11NT
Pokootpko22Complete
Reelatu11Trans Needed
Sabaotspy11Complete
Samburusaq33NT
Shillukshk22Complete
Suri, Kacipo-Balekoe22Trans Started
Suri, Tirmaga-Chaisuq11Portions
Tennettex11NT
Teriktec11Unspecified
Toposatoq44Portions
Tugentuy11Portions
Turkanatuv22Complete
Udukudu44NT
Totals: 73 131 131   52 34 44 62 4
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Nilotic Cluster – Details
 
Summary
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
Population 42,009,000
Peoples (by Country) 131
Gateway / Largest People Luo
Languages 73
Largest Language Dholuo
Primary Religion Christianity
% Professing Christian 73.6%
% Evangelical 29.4%
Cluster Progress Level 5 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 131   42,009,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 39 (29.8%) 2,767,000 (6.6%)
Unreached Peoples 18 (13.7%) 934,000 (2.2%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
Africa, East and Southern119(90.8%)40,649,000(96.8%)
Africa, West and Central3(2.3%)1,322,000(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 52 (39.7%) 30,171,000 (71.8%)
New Testament 81 (61.8%) 37,799,000 (90.0%)
Portions 105 (80.2%) 40,277,000 (95.9%)
Online Audio NT 120 (91.6%) 62,291,000 (148.3%)
Jesus Film 90 (68.7%) 38,378,000 (91.4%)
Gospel Recordings 117 (89.3%) 41,019,000 (97.6%)
 
Luo

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