Mauritania is a sovereign state in Northwest Africa. It is one of the largest and least populated countries in West Africa. More than 16% of the population lives below the extreme poverty line. The literacy rate is 54%.
There are around 18 people groups in Mauritania. Of those, 14 (77.8%) are unreached.
The estimated population is 4,868,000. Of those, 4,853,000 (99%) are unreached.
The largest religion is Islam (99.5%). There are around 0.28% Christians. Of those, 0.12% are Evangelical Christian.