Country: Bangladesh

Number of People Groups

326

People Groups Unreached

293

Total Population

159,877,000

Unreached Population

157,751,000

% Professing Christian

0.4%

% Evangelical

Unknown

Largest Religion

Official Language

10/40 Window

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Photo People Group Population
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Global
Population
Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Abdul 26,000 60,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Aguri 1,000 466,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Ahmadi 2,200 159,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Akhandji 500 500 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Anglo 17,000 329,000 Bengali Christianity 73.8 % 15.0 %
 Ansari 1,253,000 16,113,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Arleng 900 635,000 Karbi Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Arora, Sikh 1,100 499,000 Panjabi, Western O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Asho, Khyang 1,900 37,000 Chin, Asho Christianity 70.0 % 60.0 %
Asur 1,200 26,000 Sylheti Hinduism 8.8 %
Badaik 1,000 103,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Badhai, Muslim 1,800 647,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bagdi, Hindu 80,000 3,624,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.2 %
 Baha'i 11,000 22,000 Bengali O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bahelia, Hindu 2,300 176,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Baidya, Hindu 130,000 397,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Baidya, Muslim 500 500 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Baiga 3,100 542,000 Sylheti Hinduism 1.1 %
 Bairagi, Hindu 229,000 3,803,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Baiti 6,400 57,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bajikar, Muslim 200 1,800 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Balija, Muslim Unknown 1,000 Telugu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania 58,000 29,559,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Agarwal 2,700 4,961,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Agrahari 700 329,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Bais 2,200 134,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Gandha Banik 8,700 299,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Kasarwani 600 416,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Kasaundhan 800 501,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Khatri 5,100 212,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Mahajan 600 194,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Mahesri 800 375,000 Marwari Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bania, Rauniar 1,100 131,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bania, Subarna Banik 5,400 171,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Banjara, Muslim 3,400 252,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bauri 10,000 2,229,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bedia, Hindu 15,000 570,000 Bengali Hinduism 2.5 %
Bedia, Muslim 24,000 29,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Beg 700 3,100 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Behara 56,000 60,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Beldar, Hindu 9,000 1,938,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Berua 11,000 12,000 Chittagonian Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Besya, Hindu 1,300 4,600 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Besya, Muslim 7,800 9,200 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhangi, Hindu 10,000 5,024,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.8 %
 Bhar 5,200 1,795,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Bhaskar 200 1,200 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhat, Hindu 1,900 1,382,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhoi, Hindu 8,400 6,503,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhotia, Buddhist Tibetan Unknown 4,300 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhuinhar 900 970,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhuinmali 111,000 295,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.3 %
 Bhuiya 13,000 2,073,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bhumij 30,000 1,178,000 Sylheti Hinduism 3.3 %
 Bihari Muslim 931,000 931,000 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bind 9,500 1,084,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Binjhia 6,200 210,000 Sylheti Hinduism 7.6 %
Birhor 700 22,000 Sylheti Hinduism 10.7 %
 Birjia 300 16,000 Sylheti Hinduism 4.0 %
 Bishnupuria 13,000 104,000 Bishnupriya Hinduism 0.2 %
Biswas, Hindu 2,800 2,800 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Biswas, Muslim 27,000 31,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bodo 30,000 1,876,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahmin 695,000 64,610,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahmin, Acharaj 3,600 58,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahmin, Acharya 800 74,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahmin, Bhumihar 600 2,805,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahmin, Gaur 25,000 3,096,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahmin, Joshi 4,000 367,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahmin, Kanaujia 7,900 4,525,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahmin, Maha 1,000 187,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahmin, Maithili 7,200 27,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahmin, Radhi 54,000 1,632,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Brahmin, Sakaldwipi 4,300 472,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahmin, Saraswat 7,200 583,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahmin, Utkal 5,900 180,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahmin, Vaidik 8,500 190,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Brahmin, Varendra 31,000 280,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 British 12,000 49,252,000 English Christianity 79.0 % 7.0 %
 Bru 2,000 236,000 Riang Hinduism 17.8 %
Buna, Hindu 102,000 505,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Buna, Muslim 100 100 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Burmese 316,000 31,631,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.6 % 0.0 %
 Chain 25,000 574,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chak 3,100 8,100 Chak Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chakma 438,000 674,000 Chakma Buddhism 15.1 %
 Chamar 88,000 54,607,000 Bengali Hinduism 1.6 %
Chasadhobi 9,600 102,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Chaudhari 200 11,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chero 4,600 193,000 Sylheti Hinduism 1.7 %
 Chik Baraik 4,800 135,000 Sylheti Hinduism 3.8 %
Chin Chinbon 1,400 31,000 Chin, Chinbon Christianity 78.2 %
Chin Lai 1,600 1,600 Chin, Haka Christianity 53.4 %
 Chin, Kuki 9,000 226,000 Chin, Khumi Christianity 47.8 %
Chin, Yindi 1,500 1,500 Chin, Khumi Christianity 50.4 %
 Christian unspecified 152,000 2,082,000 Bengali Christianity 100.0 %
Dahiara, Muslim 300 300 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Dai, Hindu 9,200 9,500 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Dai, Muslim 50,000 61,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dalu 2,400 16,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Daphtari 600 600 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Darzi, Muslim 16,000 1,403,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Deaf Unknown 0 Indian Sign Language Islam 0.7 % 0.0 %
 Dhanuk 1,700 4,476,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dhobi, Hindu 199,000 12,672,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dhobi, Muslim 22,000 2,112,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Dholi, Muslim 52,000 58,000 Sylheti Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Diwan 200 200 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Doai 2,800 18,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dom, Hindu 25,000 2,374,000 Chittagonian Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dom, Muslim 1,000 191,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Dosadh, Hindu 13,000 5,437,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Dosadh, Muslim 600 12,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Dulia 7,400 361,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Eurasian, Anglo-Indian 97,000 1,788,000 English Christianity 55.0 %
 Faqir 5,200 127,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gadaria, Hindu 2,700 6,636,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Gain 6,700 6,700 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Ganak, Muslim 5,100 5,300 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Gandpal 1,200 1,200 Sylheti Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Garo 141,000 1,289,000 Garo O Other / Small 40.3 % 15.0 %
 Ghasi, Hindu 1,300 466,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Ghazi 63,000 64,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Ghulam 4,400 23,000 Chittagonian Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gond 6,100 14,314,000 Gondi, Northern Hinduism 1.1 %
 Gonrhi 5,400 882,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gorait 600 16,000 Bengali Hinduism 8.3 %
 Gosain, Hindu 1,100 1,531,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Gurung 800 651,000 Gurung, Western Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Hadi 59,000 1,241,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.5 %
 Hajam 389,000 4,400,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Hajang 18,000 142,000 Hajong Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Halam 2,000 64,000 Chin, Falam Christianity 94.4 %
 Halwai, Hindu 82,000 1,551,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 3,900 77,743,000 Chinese, Yue E Ethnic Religions 2.0 % 0.8 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 7,000 860,021,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Hazra, Hindu 200 4,300 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Hazra, Muslim 600 600 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Ho 70,000 1,099,000 Sylheti Hinduism 3.7 %
Jamadar 300 300 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jamatia 5,400 105,000 War-Jaintia Hinduism 22.0 %
Jaraj 19,000 19,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jat, Muslim 4,200 32,650,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jat, Sikh 19,000 11,260,000 Panjabi, Western O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jhalo Malo 254,000 703,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Jharudar 300 300 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jogi, Hindu 637,000 3,779,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.1 %
 Jogi, Muslim 5,000 116,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Jotdar 1,600 1,600 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kachari, Dimasa 12,000 119,000 Dimasa Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kadar 2,500 118,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kaghazi 2,200 2,200 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kahar 86,000 8,317,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kahar, Muslim 4,000 213,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kaibartta 477,000 2,504,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kalal, Hindu 1,300 3,897,000 Chittagonian Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kalu 77,000 297,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kalwar, Hindu 3,200 3,906,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kandu 16,000 2,557,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kanjar, Hindu 800 216,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kaora 5,100 388,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kapali 214,000 508,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Karadar 2,400 2,400 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Karenga 1,400 47,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Karmali 3,000 138,000 Sylheti Hinduism 13.2 %
 Kasar 6,900 725,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kawar 3,200 1,068,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kayastha 1,957,000 9,712,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Khadala 2,300 144,000 Sylheti Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Khairwar 500 425,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Khami 5,600 6,000 Chittagonian O Other / Small 2.6 %
Khandait 1,700 1,762,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kharia 11,000 807,000 Sylheti Hinduism 7.4 %
 Kharwar 9,300 542,000 Sylheti Hinduism 3.7 %
 Khasi 85,000 1,621,000 Khasi Christianity 85.8 %
 Kisan 3,900 1,591,000 Sylheti Hinduism 4.0 %
 Koiri, Hindu 6,500 8,644,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kol 1,600 2,233,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Koli 800 13,284,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Konai 13,000 150,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Konwar Unknown 8,300 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kori 11,000 282,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.5 %
 Korku 2,400 906,000 Sylheti Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Korwa 2,400 438,000 Sylheti Hinduism 4.6 %
Kotal 200 35,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kui, Kuvi Khond 5,200 1,892,000 Kuvi Hinduism 11.1 %
 Kuli 400 12,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kumhar, Hindu 273,000 15,628,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kunbi, Hindu 600 17,178,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kurmi 72,000 19,389,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kusiari 3,900 5,700 Sylheti Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Laheri, Muslim 3,600 57,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Lohait Kuri 1,200 1,200 Sylheti Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lohar, Hindu 195,000 9,562,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lohar, Muslim 24,000 2,580,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Lohara 18,000 338,000 Sylheti Hinduism 1.9 %
 Lunia, Hindu 35,000 3,325,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Madari 4,600 108,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Magar 1,600 2,173,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Mahaldar 300 300 Oriya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mahanta 700 84,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Mahara 8,700 16,000 Sylheti Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mahili, Mahle 32,000 538,000 Mahali Hinduism 4.7 %
 Mahishya 708,000 10,467,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.1 %
 Mahtam, Sikh 600 713,000 Panjabi, Western O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Majhwar 16,000 212,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mal, Hindu 24,000 1,860,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Mal, Muslim 4,100 21,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mali, Hindu 137,000 9,684,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mallah, Hindu 15,000 3,499,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mallah, Muslim 17,000 466,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Mallik, Hindu 200 600 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mallik, Muslim 39,000 606,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Malto 36,000 221,000 Mal Paharia Hinduism 1.7 %
Mandala, Hindu 7,900 9,700 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Mandala, Muslim 106,000 108,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Manipuri, Meitei 26,000 1,470,000 Meitei Hinduism 0.1 %
 Marma 46,000 46,000 Marma Buddhism 8.1 %
Masalchi 2,700 2,700 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Matia 38,000 220,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Maulangi 500 500 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mazhabi 600 2,651,000 Panjabi, Western O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mech 1,000 64,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Mir 28,000 66,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Mirdas, Muslim 600 1,100 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Mirzakhani 7,500 18,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Mishri 2,100 8,500 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mizo, Bawm 7,800 9,100 Chin, Bawm Christianity 89.0 % 50.0 %
Mizo, Lushai 1,500 190,000 Mizo Christianity 90.4 % 50.0 %
 Mochi, Hindu 334,000 2,583,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mochi, Muslim 7,400 3,646,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Moghal 42,000 2,868,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mru, Mro 32,000 60,000 Mru Buddhism 4.0 %
 Munda 142,000 4,050,000 Sadri, Oraon Hinduism 11.0 %
Munshi 600 600 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Musahar 400 400 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Musahar, Hindu 10,000 3,021,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nagarchi, Hindu 18,000 172,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Nagarchi, Muslim 13,000 14,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nai, Hindu 39,000 11,898,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Nalband 100 4,800 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Naliya, Muslim 900 3,800 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Namassej, Hindu 3,361,000 8,495,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.1 %
 Namasudra, Muslim 1,500 3,700 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Nat, Hindu 15,000 471,000 Bengali Hinduism 1.0 %
 Nat, Muslim 2,500 165,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Newah 1,300 1,492,000 Nepali Hinduism 2.6 %
Nikari, Hindu 100 100 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Nikari, Muslim 55,000 110,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Noatia 1,400 10,000 War-Jaintia Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Oraon, Kurux 114,000 4,729,000 Sylheti Hinduism 12.4 %
Paliya 82,000 305,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pan 3,800 1,600,000 Oriya Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pankhu, Panko 4,000 4,000 Pangkhua Buddhism 4.0 %
Parhaiya 3,100 75,000 Sylheti Hinduism 9.9 %
 Parsee 800 163,000 Parsi O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pashtun, Pathan 163,000 43,303,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pasi, Hindu 4,800 7,813,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pasi, Muslim 700 16,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Patial 8,800 84,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Patni, Hindu 121,000 400,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Patni, Muslim 6,000 6,100 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Patwa, Muslim 8,100 15,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Persian 900 34,571,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Peshakar 700 2,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pinjara 30,000 3,600,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pnar 5,800 31,000 Pnar Christianity 63.4 %
 Pod 9,600 3,115,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Pundari 10,000 265,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Qassab 15,000 2,135,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Qazi 14,000 757,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rai 1,000 747,000 Bengali O Other / Small 3.5 %
 Rajbansi 1,644,000 7,045,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.1 %
 Rajbansi Koch, Hindu 118,000 188,000 Koch Hinduism 0.1 %
 Rajbansi, Muslim 4,800 7,600 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajbhar 2,000 86,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput 30,000 45,708,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Muslim 10,000 19,500,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajput, Sikh 800 1,008,000 Panjabi, Western O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rajwar 9,600 605,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rakhine, Arakanese 197,000 2,963,000 Magahi Buddhism 3.2 %
Ranabhat Unknown 4,200 Assamese Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rangrez, Muslim 2,200 375,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rasua 900 1,900 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Raute 1,300 2,300 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rautia 600 127,000 Sadri, Oraon Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rayeen, Hindu 5,400 6,800 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rayeen, Muslim 60,000 1,044,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Rohingya 322,000 1,848,000 Rohingya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Rohingya, Zerbadi 6,200 6,200 Rohingya Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Saharia 4,300 715,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Sankara 14,000 89,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Santal, Satar 642,000 9,109,000 Bengali O Other / Small 10.0 %
 Saora 1,200 1,055,000 Savara Hinduism 0.9 %
Sardar, Hindu 200 3,900 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Sardar, Muslim 53,000 65,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sarera, Sikh 600 100,000 Panjabi, Western O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sarki 700 412,000 Nepali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Sauria Paharia 5,000 79,000 Sylheti Hinduism 11.8 %
 Sayyid 1,107,000 14,970,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Shaikh 136,324,000 229,703,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Shanan 23,000 23,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Sikligar, Muslim 2,000 50,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sindh Muslim 3,800 179,000 Sindhi Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Siyalgir, Muslim 300 300 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sonar, Hindu 12,000 7,676,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sunri, Hindu 681,000 1,657,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Sutradhar, Hindu 214,000 638,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Sutradhar, Muslim 7,100 43,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tamang, Eastern 800 1,831,000 Tamang, Southwestern Buddhism 1.3 %
 Tamboli, Hindu 238,000 2,192,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tamboli, Muslim 97,000 238,000 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tangchanghya 37,000 37,000 Tangchangya Buddhism 23.1 %
 Tanti, Hindu 97,000 4,898,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tanti, Muslim 500 3,600 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Tarafdar 3,800 3,800 Bengali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tarkhan, Sikh 1,400 1,132,000 Panjabi, Western O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Teli, Hindu 148,000 19,058,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 %
 Tili, Hindu 85,000 1,076,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tipura, Kok Borok 127,000 888,000 Kok Borok Hinduism 7.7 %
Tirendaj 300 400 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tiyar 61,000 579,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Turaiha 2,200 358,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Turi 18,000 412,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.2 %
 Uchai 10,000 13,000 Kok Borok O Other / Small 1.7 %
 Yadav, Hindu 226,000 61,836,000 Bengali Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
  Totals:  326 159,877,000 293       0.4 % 0.0 %  
  Unclassified / Other Individuals: 3,391,000  
  UN Country Population (2015) 163,268,000  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.6 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.0 %)
0.4 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
10.0 %
Islam
88.6 %
Non-Religious
0.0 %
Other / Small Religions
0.4 %
Unknown
0.0 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the People Group who lives in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by People Group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

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  • Christian discipleship
  • Short term Christian missions
  • Long term Christian missions
  • Urban ministries
  • Christian media opportunities
  • Bible translation opportunities
  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches



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