Data Sources

Where did this data come from?

Joshua Project seeks to compile and integrate ethnic peoples information from various global, regional and national researchers and workers into a composite whole. We are deeply grateful to the sources below who have provided data to Joshua Project.

Global Editing

A special thank-you to Patrick Johnstone of Operation World for his extensive edits of Joshua Project people group data. He invested many hours reviewing people groups, populations and religions information.

Global Sources

Regional Sources

Country Sources

  • China - Asia Harvest / Operation China
  • India - Omid / South Asia engineer
  • Brazil - Latin America researchers
  • Numerous other national peoples researchers
  • On-site researchers, leaders and on-site workers

Ministry Sources

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Fulani, Adamawa of Cameroon
Population:  2,335,000
Status: Unreached
Ati of China
Population:  16,000
Status: Unreached
Nalu of Guinea-Bissau
Population:  11,000
Status: Unreached
Bedouin, Ruarha of Algeria
Population:  76,000
Status: Unreached
Rabari (Hindu traditions) of India
Population:  1,070,000
Status: Unreached
Mongol, Sichuan of China
Population:  35,000
Status: Unreached
Berber, Warain of Morocco
Population:  309,000
Status: Unreached
Guhjali, Wakhi of Tajikistan
Population:  33,000
Status: Unreached
Khmu, Puman of China
Population:  22,000
Status: Unreached
Kababish of Sudan
Population:  412,000
Status: Unreached


Largest Unreached

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