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Mayotte
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Mayotte – People Groups
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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Least Reached Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Bushi62,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamBushiP
Bushi
M
Bushi of Mayotte
T
Comorian, Maore160,000Y0.10 %0.90 %Y1 IslamComorian, Maore   
DeafY0.10 %1.50 %Y1 IslamLanguage unknown   
French1,4000.70 %62.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
M
French of Mayotte
T
Makonde1,5000.10 %1.00 %Y1 IslamMakondeP
Makonde
M
Makonde of Mayotte
T
Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto2,5000.20 %8.00 %2 IslamMakhuwa-MeettoP
Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto
M
Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto of Mayotte
T
Malagasy2,100Y1.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityMalagasy, Plateau M
Malagasy of Mayotte
 
Swahili8,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamSwahiliP
Swahili
M
Swahili of Mayotte
T
Total People Groups:   8 238,000 4     5     5 6 5
Unclassified / Other Individuals 8,000  
UN Country Population (2016) 246,000  
Other reported groups:  3  
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Mayotte – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 5 62.5 % 232,000 97.5 %
  2 - Minimally reached 1 12.5 % 2,500 1.1 %
  3 - Superficially reached 2 25.0 % 3,500 1.5 %
  4 - Partially reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  5 - Significantly reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
Totals 8   238,000  


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.
Mayotte – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Bushi
62,000


French
1,400


Makonde
1,500


Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto
2,500


Swahili
8,000

Mayotte People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Mayotte – Languages
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Language
Code
# Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Bushibuc11None
Comorian, Maoreswb11NT
Frenchfra10Complete
Language unknownxxx11None
Makhuwa-Meettomgh10Portions
Makondekde11Portions
Malagasy, Plateauplt10Complete
Swahiliswh11Complete
Totals: 8 8 5   6 4 5 6 3
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Mayotte – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 0.1 %
(subset of Christianity)
 
Christianity Segments [2] [3]
(Evangelicals distributed across
Christianity Segments)
 
% Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends [4]

NOTES:
  1. Major Religions: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Major Religion percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Religion for all Peoples within the country.
  2. Christianity Segments: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Christianity Segments percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Christianity Segment for all peoples within the country.
  3. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  4. % Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends:  Source Operation World Editions 1986, 1993, 2001, 2010.
    Zero percent data values may mean unknown or unavailable.
Mayotte – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Mayotte. Ministries in the Mayotte section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the East and Southern Africa section only possibly minister in this country. The purpose of this information is to assist potential new missionaries connect with sending agencies and for general ministry networking. Click on the links below to visit ministry websites for further information. Visit the Power-Of-Connecting "Find a Network Tool" to find further networking information.
  • The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Omissions are not intentional, but occur simply from lack of data. Please contact us to suggest other ministries to include here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.
Ministries in Mayotte   Ministries in East and Southern Africa
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Country Level Ministries Size
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Regional Level Ministries Size
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Mayotte – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 238,000
Percent Urbanization 47 %
Total People Groups 8
Unreached People Groups 5
Region East and Southern Africa
10/40 Window No
Official National Language French
Primary Religion Islam
Percent Professing Christian 1.7%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 0.1%  [2]
Country Progress Level 1
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index Not reported (0=Low to 1=High UN)

Links
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Notes
[1]  Calculated by summing the major religion data for the people groups in the country.
[2]  Calculated by summing the Evangelical data for the people groups in the country.
 
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Direct link:  http://legacy.unreachedresources.org/countries.php?rog3=MF