Country: China

Number of People Groups

550

People Groups Unreached

456 (82.9%)

Total Population

1,378,546,000

Unreached Population

185,714,000 (13.5%)

% Professing Christian

7.8%

% Evangelical

6.25 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population
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Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
 A Che 41,000 41,000 Ache Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 A'ou Unknown Unknown A'ou Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 A-Hmao 443,000 443,000 Miao, Large Flowery Christianity 80.00 % 75.00 %
 Achang 34,000 73,000 Achang Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 7.00 %
 Achang, Husa 7,400 7,400 Achang Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 2.00 %
 Adi 1,200 49,000 Adi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Adu 8,100 8,100 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ai-Cham 3,000 3,000 Ai-Cham Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Ainu, Aynu 7,500 7,500 Ainu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Akeu 11,000 16,000 Akeu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Akha 234,000 514,000 Akha Ethnic Religions 0.35 % 0.31 %
 Akto Turkmen 2,800 2,800 Uyghur Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Aling 7,100 7,100 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Alu 3,900 15,000 Alugu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Aluo 27,000 27,000 Aluo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Amdo, Hbrogpa 728,000 728,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 %
 Amdo, Rongba 159,000 159,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Amdo, Rongmahbrogpa 183,000 183,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.10 % 0.10 %
 Amdo, Rtahu 98,000 98,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Amis, Ami 2,000 178,000 Amis Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Angku 8,000 8,000 Kon Keu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Anglo-Australian 77,000 16,953,000 English Christianity 81.00 % 35.00 %
 Ani 108,000 108,000 Axi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ao Biao 17,000 17,000 Biao-Jiao Mien Ethnic Religions 0.40 % 0.40 %
 Aoka 322,000 322,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.70 %
 Apu 3,200 3,200 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Asahei 11,000 11,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ati 16,000 16,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.20 %
Awa 101,000 101,000 Awa Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 2.00 %
 Awu, Northern 4,600 4,600 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Awu, Southeastern 32,000 32,000 Awu Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.41 %
 Axi 100,000 100,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.08 %
 Ayi, Ah-yee 2,800 2,800 Anong Christianity 59.00 % 50.00 %
 Ayizi Unknown Unknown Ayizi Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.50 %
 Azha 57,000 57,000 Azha Ethnic Religions 0.08 % 0.08 %
 Azhe 58,000 58,000 Azhe Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.07 %
 Azong 1,300 1,300 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baheng, Lipeng 6,500 6,500 Pa-Hng Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baheng, Pa-Hng 47,000 55,000 Pa-Hng Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bai 2,476,000 2,476,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism 2.80 % 2.80 %
 Bai Yi 27,000 27,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bai, Northern 44,000 44,000 Bai, Northern Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.40 %
 Baihong 244,000 244,000 Honi Ethnic Religions 2.80 % 2.70 %
 Baima 17,000 17,000 Baima Ethnic Religions 2.20 % 2.00 %
 Ban Yao 36,000 36,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baonuo 32,000 32,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.40 % 0.30 %
 Bei 45,000 45,000 Bai, Central Ethnic Religions 0.05 % 0.04 %
 Beidalao 25,000 25,000 Pa-Hng Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Beidongnuo 500 500 Miao, Northern Qiandong Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bela 4,800 4,800 Pela Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 13.51 %
 Ben 1,400 1,400 Wa, Vo Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.00 %
Biao 108,000 108,000 Biao Ethnic Religions 1.50 % 1.00 %
 Biao Mien 33,000 33,000 Biao Mon Ethnic Religions 0.09 % 0.08 %
 Biao Mien, Shikou 13,000 13,000 Biao-Jiao Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Biao-Jiao Mien 67,000 67,000 Biao-Jiao Mien Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.10 %
 Bisu 5,400 6,900 Bisu Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.30 %
 Bit 800 3,300 Bit Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Biyo 154,000 154,000 Biyo Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 9.00 %
 Bogol 1,400 1,400 Daur Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Boka 11,000 11,000 Bokha Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.05 %
 Bolozi 2,700 2,700 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bonan 12,000 12,000 Bonan Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bonan, Tongren 7,100 7,100 Bonan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bouyei 2,769,000 2,771,000 Bouyei Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.17 %
 British 39,000 49,948,000 English Christianity 70.00 % 7.00 %
 Budo 14,000 14,000 Biyo Ethnic Religions 19.00 % 18.90 %
 Bugan 2,900 2,900 Bugan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bulang 103,000 119,000 Blang Buddhism 0.06 % 0.06 %
Bumang 200 200 Bumang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bunan 2,100 2,100 Gahri Buddhism 0.20 % 0.20 %
 Bunu 420,000 420,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bunun 1,500 52,000 Bunun Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.30 %
 Bunuo 22,000 22,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Buriat, Chinese 165,000 165,000 Buriat, China Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 %
 Burmese 26,000 31,548,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Buyang, Baha 700 700 Buyang, Baha Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Buyang, E'ma 600 600 Buyang, E'ma Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Buyang, Langnian 400 400 Buyang, Langnian Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Cai 33,000 33,000 Gelao, Green Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.50 %
 Cao Lan 50,000 236,000 Cao Lan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Chadong 22,000 22,000 Chadong Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Changpao 6,700 6,700 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Chesu 3,600 3,600 Chesu Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.50 %
 Chrame 49,000 49,000 Pumi, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Chuanlan 388,000 388,000 Nisu, Eastern Buddhism 6.20 % 6.00 %
 Chuanqing 984,000 984,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 3.30 % 1.60 %
 Cun 95,000 95,000 Cun Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 1.00 %
 Daizhan 13,000 13,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Daur 194,000 194,000 Daur Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 1.20 %
 Daur, Western 7,300 7,300 Daur Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 De'ang, Palaung, Pale 11,000 312,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.12 % 0.12 %
 De'ang, Rumai 6,100 6,100 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 De'ang, Shwe 7,800 237,000 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Deaf Unknown Unknown Chinese Sign Language Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 1.90 %
 Deng, Darang 11,000 11,000 Digaro-Mishmi Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.12 %
 Deng, Geman 14,000 14,000 Miju-Mishmi Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Depo 7,900 7,900 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 14.00 %
 Dianbao 14,000 14,000 Zhuang, Yang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Diao 2,700 2,700 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Digao 29,000 29,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dong, Northern 577,000 577,000 Dong, Northern Ethnic Religions 0.12 % 0.10 %
 Dong, Southern 1,226,000 1,226,000 Dong, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.07 % 0.07 %
 Dongnu 302,000 302,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dongxiang 624,000 624,000 Dongxiang Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Doupo 800 800 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Duoluo, Tu'lu 2,800 2,800 Duoluo Ethnic Religions 2.50 % 2.50 %
Duota 15,000 15,000 Hani Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.52 %
 Dutch 1,200 14,930,000 Dutch Christianity 81.00 % 10.00 %
 E 43,000 43,000 E Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Eka 3,300 3,300 Lahu Ethnic Religions 0.80 % 0.78 %
 Enipu 21,000 21,000 Lolopo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Enu 26,000 26,000 Enu Ethnic Religions 2.90 % 2.87 %
 Ergong 51,000 51,000 Horpa Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Ersu 43,000 43,000 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Eurasian 719,000 1,789,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.71 %
 Ewenki, Solon 34,000 34,000 Evenki Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ewenki, Tungus 2,600 41,000 Evenki Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 4.85 %
 Filipino, Tagalog 6,500 36,205,000 Tagalog Christianity 98.00 % 7.00 %
 Fuma 1,000 1,000 Foma Ethnic Religions 2.60 % 2.33 %
 Ga Mong 70,000 70,000 Miao, Chuanqiandian Cluster Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gaiji 40,000 40,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gaisu, Southern 48,000 48,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.00 %
 Gaisu, Western 1,300 1,300 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gao, Gelao 3,600 3,600 Gelao, Green Ethnic Religions 0.80 % 0.73 %
 Ge 133,000 133,000 Ge Ethnic Religions 0.12 % 0.10 %
 Gelao 731,000 731,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.09 %
 Gepo, Eastern 81,000 81,000 Gepo Ethnic Religions 0.60 % 0.60 %
 Gepo, Western 8,300 8,300 Gepo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gese 16,000 16,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gesu 16,000 16,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gha-Mu 140,000 140,000 Miao, Small Flowery Christianity 80.00 % 50.00 %
 Ghao-Xong, Eastern 133,000 133,000 Miao, Eastern Xiangxi Ethnic Religions 3.50 % 0.97 %
 Ghao-Xong, Western 1,368,000 1,368,000 Miao, Western Xiangxi Ethnic Religions 0.60 % 0.38 %
 Giay, Nhang 339,000 406,000 Bouyei Ethnic Religions 0.40 % 0.18 %
 Golog 163,000 163,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 %
 Gouzou 5,200 5,200 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 4.88 %
 Groma 19,000 19,000 Groma Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Guaigun 500 500 Language Unknown Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Guhjali, Wakhi, Tajik 13,000 98,000 Wakhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Guiqiong 12,000 12,000 Guiqiong Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Guopu 110,000 110,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 18.00 %
 Hagei 3,100 3,100 Gelao, Red Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hakka, Hainan Island 2,400 2,400 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 66,514,000 77,482,000 Chinese, Yue Non-Religious 5.00 % 3.50 %
 Han Chinese, Dan 4,899,000 4,899,000 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.35 %
 Han Chinese, Gan 41,120,000 41,120,000 Chinese, Gan Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 6.50 %
 Han Chinese, Hainanese 5,865,000 6,429,000 Chinese, Min Nan Non-Religious 4.00 % 2.20 %
 Han Chinese, Hakka 35,638,000 42,839,000 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 2.10 % 2.00 %
 Han Chinese, Hui'an 178,000 178,000 Chinese, Min Dong Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 4.20 %
 Han Chinese, Huizhou 5,239,000 5,239,000 Chinese, Huizhou Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 5.00 %
 Han Chinese, Jin 62,041,000 62,041,000 Chinese, Jinyu Non-Religious 8.00 % 6.00 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 844,876,000 859,378,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 8.60 % 6.90 %
 Han Chinese, Min Bei 2,921,000 3,380,000 Chinese, Min Bei Non-Religious 10.00 % 8.80 %
 Han Chinese, Min Dong 10,033,000 10,366,000 Chinese, Min Dong Non-Religious 10.00 % 9.10 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan 36,070,000 56,222,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.80 %
 Han Chinese, Min Zhong 3,531,000 3,531,000 Chinese, Min Zhong Non-Religious 5.00 % 4.59 %
 Han Chinese, Pinghua 2,784,000 2,784,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 5.00 % 3.60 %
 Han Chinese, Puxian 3,003,000 3,050,000 Chinese, Pu-Xian Non-Religious 5.00 % 4.40 %
 Han Chinese, Shaojiang 993,000 993,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 4.30 % 3.70 %
 Han Chinese, Shaozhou 1,067,000 1,067,000 Chinese, Min Nan Non-Religious 1.20 % 1.05 %
 Han Chinese, Waxiang 364,000 364,000 Waxianghua Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.22 %
 Han Chinese, Wu 92,340,000 92,384,000 Chinese, Wu Ethnic Religions 13.40 % 10.00 %
 Han Chinese, Xiang 38,377,000 38,483,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 2.50 % 2.00 %
 Han Chinese, Xunpu 1,200 1,200 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 3.00 %
 Han Tai 56,000 56,000 Lu Buddhism 0.70 % 0.70 %
 Hani 744,000 767,000 Hani Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.30 %
 Haoni 154,000 154,000 Honi Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 5.00 %
 Hdzanggur 5,500 5,500 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hezhen, Nanai, Gold 4,800 17,000 Nanai Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 2.00 %
 Hkauri Unknown Unknown Jingpho Christianity 80.00 % 50.00 %
 Hmong Be 1,300 1,300 Language Unknown Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hmong Bua 67,000 93,000 Miao, Chuanqiandian Cluster Ethnic Religions 1.60 % 1.60 %
 Hmong Daw 300,000 1,472,000 Hmong Daw Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.50 %
 Hmong Dlex Nchab 21,000 21,000 Hmong Daw Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hmong Dou 4,100 4,100 Language Unknown Ethnic Religions 11.00 % 9.46 %
 Hmong Leng 320,000 320,000 Hmong Daw Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.20 %
 Hmong Njua 54,000 671,000 Hmong Njua Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.95 %
 Hmong Shuad 346,000 348,000 Sinicized Miao Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.90 %
 Hmong Vron 5,800 5,800 Miao, Large Flowery Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hmu, Eastern 583,000 583,000 Miao, Eastern Qiandong Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.22 %
 Hmu, Northern 2,053,000 2,053,000 Miao, Northern Qiandong Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.25 %
 Hmu, Southern 832,000 832,000 Miao, Southern Qiandong Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.06 %
 Hongjin Tai 95,000 95,000 Tai Hongjin Ethnic Religions 1.50 % 1.40 %
 Hu 1,100 1,100 Hu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Huayao Tai 89,000 89,000 Lu Buddhism 0.30 % 0.29 %
 Hui 13,468,000 13,667,000 Chinese, Mandarin Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Indonesian 11,000 6,392,000 Indonesian Christianity 51.00 % 45.45 %
 Iu Mien 1,265,000 1,614,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.15 %
 Iu Mien, Changping 29,000 29,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Iu Mien, Hunan 219,000 219,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Iu Mien, Luoxiang 4,900 4,900 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.39 %
 Japanese 6,800 124,291,000 Japanese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jiarong, Chabao 18,000 18,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jiarong, Guanyingqiao 7,800 7,800 Lavrung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jiarong, Shangzhai 5,100 5,100 sTodsde Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jiarong, Sidabao 7,000 7,000 Lavrung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jiarong, Situ 202,000 202,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.03 % 0.03 %
 Jiasou 39,000 39,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jino 11,000 11,000 Jinuo, Youle Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.00 %
 Jino, Buyuan 1,600 1,600 Jinuo, Buyuan Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.59 %
 Kachin, Jingpho 34,000 1,101,000 Jingpho Christianity 54.00 % 27.13 %
 Kado 155,000 190,000 Language Unknown Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 32.55 %
Kaduo 194,000 199,000 Kaduo Ethnic Religions 1.50 % 1.00 %
 Kalmyk, Torgut 189,000 619,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kangjia 2,200 2,200 Kangjia Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kathu 5,400 5,400 Kathu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Katso 8,200 8,200 Katso Ethnic Religions 0.05 % 0.05 %
 Kawa, Vo 91,000 137,000 Wa, Vo Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.20 %
 Kazak, Qinghai 3,700 3,700 Kazakh Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kazakh 1,826,000 14,062,000 Kazakh Islam 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Keji 2,500 2,500 Tibetan, Central Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kemei 1,600 1,600 Kemiehua Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Keriya 700 700 Uyghur Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Khampa, Eastern 1,566,000 1,568,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 %
 Khampa, Northern 148,000 148,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 %
 Khampa, Western 262,000 262,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
Khlula 23,000 23,000 Khlula Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.40 %
 Khmer, Central 1,000 15,789,000 Khmer, Central Buddhism 3.00 % 1.50 %
 Khmu 1,900 892,000 Khmu Ethnic Religions 0.90 % 0.71 %
 Khmu, Puman 22,000 22,000 U Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kim Mun 329,000 542,000 Kim Mun Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.12 %
 Kiong Nai 2,400 2,400 Bunu, Jiongnai Ethnic Religions 4.50 % 4.50 %
 Kong Ge 1,800 1,800 Kon Keu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Korean 2,515,000 78,596,000 Korean Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 14.00 %
 Kua-nsi 5,300 5,300 Kua-nsi Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 %
Kuamasi 1,100 1,100 Kuamasi Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.50 %
 Kuan, Khuen 1,600 1,600 Khuen Buddhism 0.10 % 0.10 %
Kuanhua 1,200 1,200 Kuanhua Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 %
 Kucong 43,000 51,000 Kucong Buddhism 2.00 % 1.24 %
 Kyakala 2,900 2,900 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kyerung 8,200 9,600 Kyerung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kyrgyz 233,000 4,737,000 Kyrgyz Islam 0.20 % 0.18 %
 Laba 295,000 295,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.22 %
 Labapo 8,200 8,200 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lachi 2,600 14,000 Lachi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ladakhi (Christian traditions) 3,400 3,700 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lagou 7,800 7,800 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 35.00 %
 Lahu 308,000 579,000 Lahu Christianity 55.00 % 33.00 %
 Lahu Shi 126,000 159,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism 10.00 % 2.00 %
 Lahuli, Tinan 3,100 5,300 Tinani Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Laka 7,800 7,800 Nuosu Christianity 41.00 % 32.52 %
 Lakkia 14,000 14,000 Lakkia Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lalu, Xinping 50,000 50,000 Lalu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.39 %
 Lalu, Xuzhang 5,200 5,200 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lalu, Yangliu 48,000 48,000 Lalu, Western Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Laluo, Jiantou 39,000 39,000 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.07 %
 Laluo, Mishaba 673,000 673,000 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.10 %
 Lama 1,300 7,400 Lama Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 %
 Lami 130,000 130,000 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 2.50 % 1.99 %
Lamu 300 300 Lamu Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 2.00 %
Lang'e 2,200 2,200 Lang'e Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Laomian 1,700 1,700 Laomian Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.30 %
 Laowu 23,000 23,000 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lashi 2,400 36,000 Lashi Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 15.00 %
 Lawa, Western 69,000 69,000 Lawa, Western Buddhism 20.00 % 18.00 %
 Lawu 26,000 26,000 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.05 %
 Lemo 2,700 2,700 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lesu 19,000 19,000 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.03 %
 Lhoba, Bogar 4,200 4,200 Adi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lhoba, Yidu 10,000 10,000 Idu-Mishmi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lhomi 1,700 4,500 Lhomi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Li, Bendi 79,000 79,000 Hlai Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.03 %
 Li, Ha 688,000 688,000 Hlai Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.11 %
 Li, Jiamao 92,000 92,000 Jiamao Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.07 %
 Li, Meifu 53,000 53,000 Hlai Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.03 %
 Li, Qi 314,000 314,000 Hlai Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
 Limi 37,000 37,000 Limi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Limin 99,000 99,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.13 %
 Lingao 673,000 673,000 Lingao Ethnic Religions 1.10 % 0.85 %
 Linghua 27,000 27,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lipo, Eastern 114,000 114,000 Lipo Christianity 67.00 % 50.00 %
 Lipo, Western 181,000 181,000 Lipo Ethnic Religions 1.50 % 1.00 %
 Lisu 905,000 1,121,000 Lisu Christianity 80.00 % 45.00 %
 Liude 1,900 1,900 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Liujia 4,800 4,800 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Liwu 5,400 5,400 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Long 1,700 1,700 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Longjia 4,000 4,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lopi, Shuitian 19,000 19,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 0.70 % 0.33 %
 Lu, Lu Ren 6,000 6,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Luoluopo, Central 449,000 449,000 Lolopo Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.06 %
 Luoluopo, Southeastern 46,000 46,000 Nisi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Luoluopo, Western 246,000 246,000 Lolopo, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.05 %
 Luowu 29,000 29,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Luzu 1,200 1,200 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Malimasa 600 600 Naxi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mang 600 3,800 Mang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Manmet 1,700 1,700 Man Met Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Manyak 2,300 2,300 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Maonan 104,000 104,000 Maonan Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 5.81 %
 Maru 32,000 152,000 Lhao Vo Christianity 79.00 % 30.00 %
 Meng 5,200 5,200 Hani Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 4.89 %
 Mengwu 24,000 24,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Menia 1,600 1,600 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Baishi 17,000 17,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Changshu 21,000 21,000 Miao, Chuanqiandian Cluster Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Chuan 196,000 196,000 Hmong Daw Ethnic Religions 5.50 % 1.50 %
 Miao, Enshi 667,000 667,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.06 %
 Miao, Guiyang Northern 141,000 141,000 Miao, Northern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.90 %
 Miao, Guiyang Northwestern 10,000 10,000 Miao, Northern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Guiyang South Central 5,800 5,800 Miao, Southern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Guiyang Southern 47,000 47,000 Miao, Southern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.00 %
 Miao, Guiyang Southwestern 118,000 118,000 Miao, Southwestern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.40 %
 Miao, Horned 82,000 82,000 Miao, Horned Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Hua 771,000 775,000 Miao, Chuanqiandian Cluster Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.17 %
 Miao, Huishui Central 67,000 67,000 Miao, Central Huishui Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.58 %
 Miao, Huishui Eastern 23,000 23,000 Miao, Eastern Huishui Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.28 %
 Miao, Huishui Northern 118,000 118,000 Miao, Northern Huishui Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.06 %
 Miao, Huishui Southwestern 94,000 94,000 Miao, Southwestern Huishui Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Luobohe 101,000 101,000 Miao, Luopohe Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Lupanshui 67,000 67,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 2.00 %
 Miao, Mashan Central 119,000 119,000 Miao, Central Mashan Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.25 %
 Miao, Mashan Northern 59,000 59,000 Miao, Northern Mashan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Mashan Southern 17,000 17,000 Miao, Southern Mashan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Mashan Western 23,000 23,000 Miao, Western Mashan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Micha 32,000 32,000 Miqie Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Michi 38,000 38,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 2.69 %
 Miguba Unknown Unknown Adi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mili 31,000 31,000 Mili Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ming 15,000 15,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Minglang 2,000 2,000 Sani Christianity 50.00 % 26.67 %
 Minyak 26,000 26,000 Muya Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mixisu 6,500 6,500 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mjuniang 55,000 55,000 Cao Miao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mo 14,000 14,000 Mak Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.16 %
Moji 2,100 2,100 Moji Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Monba, Cona 44,000 107,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Monba, Medog 8,100 8,100 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mongol 7,436,000 7,586,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.80 % 0.40 %
 Mongol, Alxa 28,000 28,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mongol, Khalka 68,000 2,080,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.25 % 0.19 %
 Mongol, Khamnigan 2,600 2,600 Evenki Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mongol, Sichuan 36,000 36,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.10 % 0.02 %
 Mongour 50,000 50,000 Tu Buddhism 0.03 % 0.00 %
 Mosuo 56,000 56,000 Naxi Buddhism 5.00 % 4.00 %
 Mozhihei 6,500 6,500 Tujia, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Muda 3,000 3,000 Muda Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Muji 69,000 69,000 Muji, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.04 %
Muji, Northern 9,600 9,600 Muji, Northern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Muji, Qila 1,600 1,600 Muji, Qila Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 %
 Mulao 223,000 223,000 Mulam Ethnic Religions 0.80 % 0.78 %
 Mulao Jia 39,000 39,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Muzi 11,000 11,000 Muzi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Naheng 1,500 1,500 Naxi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Naisu 63,000 63,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 4.07 %
 Naju 1,900 1,900 Naxi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Naluo 48,000 48,000 Naluo Ethnic Religions 32.00 % 26.00 %
 Namuyi 8,700 8,700 Namuyi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nanjingren 160,000 160,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 3.50 %
 Naru 15,000 15,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Narua 50,000 50,000 Narua Buddhism 10.00 % 3.00 %
 Naruo 15,000 15,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nasu, Eastern 269,000 269,000 Yi, Wuding-Luquan Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 29.02 %
 Nasu, Jinghong 23,000 23,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.54 %
 Nasu, Panxian 368,000 368,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.72 %
 Nasu, Southern 134,000 134,000 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.12 % 0.10 %
 Nasu, Wusa 316,000 316,000 Nasu, Wumeng Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 24.14 %
 Naxi 331,000 331,000 Naxi Ethnic Religions 0.80 % 0.07 %
 Naxi, Northern 3,300 3,300 Naxi Buddhism 4.00 % 0.20 %
 Naza 1,700 1,700 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Neisu 22,000 22,000 Akha Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.40 %
 Neisu, Da Hei 8,200 8,200 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Neisu, Xiao Hei 9,700 9,700 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.13 %
 Niesu, Central 16,000 16,000 Nisu, Southwestern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nisu, Jianshui 226,000 226,000 Nisu, Southern Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.20 %
Nisu, Northwestern 26,000 26,000 Nisu, Northwestern Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.50 %
 Nisu, Xinping 252,000 252,000 Nisu, Northern Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.51 %
 Nisu, Yuanyang 261,000 261,000 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 1.50 % 0.72 %
 Nosu, Butuo 269,000 269,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.05 %
 Nosu, Mangbu 84,000 84,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.50 %
 Nosu, Shengzha 1,302,000 1,302,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.40 %
 Nosu, Shuixi 300,000 300,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.40 %
 Nosu, Tianba 108,000 108,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nosu, Xiaoliangshan 535,000 535,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.05 %
 Nosu, Yinuo 655,000 655,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.05 % 0.00 %
 Nu 13,000 14,000 Nusu Ethnic Religions 17.00 % 11.00 %
 Nubra 700 700 Ladakhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Numao 2,300 2,300 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nunu 62,000 62,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Olot 3,100 3,100 Kalmyk-Oirat Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ongkor Unknown Unknown Evenki Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Oroqen 11,000 11,000 Oroqen Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.33 %
Pa Di 1,000 1,400 Pa Di Non-Religious 4.00 % 1.00 %
 Paiwan 700 87,000 Paiwan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Palyu 15,000 15,000 Bolyu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pana 5,100 5,600 Phana' Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Parsee 5,600 162,000 Parsi Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Paxi 1,400 1,400 Lu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pengzi 300 300 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Phala 13,000 13,000 Phala Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.30 %
Phola, Alo 500 500 Phola, Alo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Phowa, Ani 10,000 10,000 Phowa, Ani Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 %
Phowa, Labo 18,000 18,000 Phowa, Labo Ethnic Religions 0.40 % 0.20 %
Phula 5,400 11,000 Phula Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.02 %
Phuma 8,600 8,600 Phuma Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Phupa 3,200 3,200 Phupa Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Phupha 1,500 1,500 Phupha Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 %
Phuza 6,500 6,500 Phuza Ethnic Religions 0.40 % 0.20 %
 Pingdi 1,443,000 1,443,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.04 %
 Poluo 32,000 32,000 Pholo Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.04 %
 Popei 6,400 6,400 Lolopo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pula 14,000 14,000 Phola Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.10 %
 Pumi 49,000 49,000 Pumi, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.08 %
 Purik 700 45,000 Purik Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Puroik 400 5,200 Puroik Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pusha 6,800 6,800 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Puwa 37,000 37,000 Phowa, Hlepho Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 10.00 %
 Qabiao, Pubiao 500 1,300 Qabiao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qanu 15,000 15,000 Miao, Northern Qiandong Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Qau 2,100 2,100 Qau Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.50 %
 Qiang, Cimulin 17,000 17,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Qiang, Dajishan 12,000 12,000 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qiang, Heihu 27,000 27,000 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.80 % 0.73 %
 Qiang, Jiaochang 32,000 32,000 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.30 %
 Qiang, Longxi 5,600 5,600 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qiang, Luhua 24,000 24,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Qiang, Mawo 20,000 20,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Qiang, Mianchi 26,000 26,000 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.74 %
 Qiang, Sanlong 25,000 25,000 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qiang, Taoping 8,200 8,200 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qiang, Yadu 38,000 38,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Qiangyi 13,000 13,000 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qixingmin 5,900 5,900 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Queyu 11,000 11,000 Queyu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rao 13,000 13,000 Rao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rawang 700 159,000 Nung Christianity 60.00 % 50.00 %
 Riang, Riang-Lang 2,000 17,000 Riang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Russian 22,000 130,000,000 Russian Christianity 55.00 % 0.50 %
 Salar 147,000 147,000 Salar Islam 0.02 % 0.00 %
 Samadu, Eastern 800 800 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.63 %
 Samadu, Western 9,800 9,800 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Saman 3,200 3,200 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Samatao 2,900 2,900 Samatao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Samei 22,000 22,000 Samei Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 1.10 %
 Samtao 200 16,000 Samtao Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sanda 1,400 1,400 Language Unknown Ethnic Religions 1.40 % 1.36 %
Sangkong 2,100 2,100 Sangkong Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 2.00 %
 Sani 135,000 135,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.15 %
 Sanie 8,600 8,600 Sanie Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.39 %
 Sanqiao 6,800 6,800 Dong, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sansu 16,000 22,000 Hlersu Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.24 %
 She 1,051,000 1,051,000 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.12 %
 Shenzhou 4,800 4,800 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sherpa 1,200 167,000 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Shixing 3,500 3,500 Shixing Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Shui 323,000 323,000 Sui Ethnic Religions 0.07 % 0.04 %
 Shui, Yunnan 12,000 12,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sogwo Arig 48,000 48,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sonaga 2,100 2,100 Sonaga Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.00 %
 Suan 300 300 Lalo, Central Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Subei 2,952,000 2,952,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 6.50 % 6.00 %
 Suodi 241,000 241,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.11 %
 Ta'er 1,300 1,300 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tagu 4,600 4,600 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tai Dam 44,000 941,000 Tai Dam Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
 Tai Kao 15,000 649,000 Tai Don Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tai Khang 42,000 117,000 Kang Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 %
 Tai Lue 788,000 1,359,000 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.33 %
 Tai Man, Shan 700 4,700,000 Shan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan 480,000 581,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 %
 Tai Pong 115,000 115,000 Tai Nua Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.22 %
 Tai Ya 65,000 66,000 Tai Ya Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tajik, Sarikoli 43,000 43,000 Sarikoli Islam 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Talu 15,000 15,000 Talu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tanglang 1,300 1,300 Tanglang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tatar 8,000 6,312,000 Tatar Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tatar, Khakass 800 74,000 Khakas Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tay 166,000 1,959,000 Tay Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 1.20 %
 Tebbu, Diebu 25,000 25,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Teleut Unknown 2,700 Altai, Northern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Thami 600 32,000 Thangmi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Thopho 500 500 Thopho Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tibetan, Boyu 4,200 4,200 Tibetan, Central Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.15 %
 Tibetan, Central 921,000 1,074,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Tibetan, Deqen 119,000 119,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 2.00 % 0.80 %
 Tibetan, Gtsang 744,000 803,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Tibetan, Jone 166,000 166,000 Choni Buddhism 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Tibetan, Nghari 62,000 62,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tibetan, Shangri La 101,000 101,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 3.50 % 0.10 %
 Tibetan, Shanyan 25,000 25,000 Language Unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tibetan, Zhugqu 48,000 48,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Tseku 14,000 14,000 Tseku Ethnic Religions 0.90 % 0.60 %
 Tu 254,000 254,000 Tu Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Tuerke 200 200 Ili Turki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tujia 9,507,000 9,507,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 1.10 % 1.00 %
 Tulao 5,100 5,100 Rukai Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tulung, Drung 14,000 14,000 Drung Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 21.32 %
 Tushu 6,500 6,500 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 7.90 %
 Tusu 41,000 41,000 Lalo, Central Ethnic Religions 0.14 % 0.06 %
 Tuvinian, Tuva 4,200 269,000 Tuva Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tuwo 1,300 1,300 Lisu Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 9.43 %
 Utsat 8,200 8,200 Tsat Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Uyghur 11,537,000 11,907,000 Uyghur Islam 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Uygur, Lop Nur 43,000 43,000 Uyghur Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Uygur, Taklimakan 300 300 Uyghur Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Uygur, Yutian 69,000 69,000 Uyghur Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Uzbek, Northern 21,000 27,400,000 Uzbek, Northern Islam 0.50 % 0.29 %
 Vietnamese, Jing 23,000 83,406,000 Vietnamese Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.15 %
 Wa 375,000 1,394,000 Wa, Parauk Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 15.00 %
 Woni 138,000 138,000 Language Unknown Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 3.63 %
 Wopu 3,900 3,900 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Wumeng 51,000 51,000 Nasu, Wumeng Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.90 %
 Wunai 13,000 13,000 Bunu, Wunai Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Wutun 3,100 3,100 Wutunhua Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Xi 1,700 1,700 Miao, Luopohe Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Xialusi 3,900 3,900 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Xiandao 200 200 Language Unknown Christianity 95.00 % 50.00 %
 Xiangcheng 14,000 14,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Xiangtang 105,000 105,000 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 0.12 % 0.12 %
 Xibe 231,000 231,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 0.50 % 0.22 %
 Xibe, Western 55,000 55,000 Xibe Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.47 %
 Xijima 39,000 39,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Xiqi 17,000 17,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.07 %
 Xiuba 1,200 1,200 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yakut 2,800 472,000 Yakut Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yanghuang 15,000 15,000 T'en Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yerong 400 400 Yerong Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yiche 24,000 24,000 Hani Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.51 %
 Yizi 2,900 2,900 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yongchun 17,000 17,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yonzhi 4,100 4,100 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 You Tai, Chinese Jew 2,600 2,600 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 30.00 % 25.00 %
 Youmai 2,700 2,700 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Younuo 22,000 22,000 Bunu, Younuo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yugur, Enger 5,900 5,900 Yugur, East Buddhism 1.20 % 1.00 %
 Yugur, Saragh 12,000 12,000 Yugur, West Buddhism 0.50 % 0.50 %
 Za 800 800 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Zaiwa, Atsi 118,000 154,000 Zaiwa Ethnic Religions 0.25 % 0.22 %
Zakhring 700 700 Zakhring Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Zaomin 46,000 46,000 Dzao Min Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.56 %
 Zauzou 3,700 3,700 Zauzou Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 3.37 %
 Zhaba 8,400 8,400 Zhaba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Zhuang, Central Hongshuihe 1,163,000 1,163,000 Zhuang, Central Hongshuihe Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
 Zhuang, Dai 107,000 107,000 Zhuang, Dai Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
Zhuang, Eastern Hongshuihe 1,292,000 1,292,000 Zhuang, Eastern Hongshuihe Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
Zhuang, Guibei 1,615,000 1,615,000 Zhuang, Guibei Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
 Zhuang, Guibian 1,077,000 1,077,000 Zhuang, Guibian Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
Zhuang, Lianshan 46,000 46,000 Zhuang, Lianshan Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
 Zhuang, Liujiang 1,680,000 1,680,000 Zhuang, Liujiang Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
Zhuang, Liuqian 402,000 402,000 Zhuang, Liuqian Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
Zhuang, Minz 178,000 178,000 Zhuang, Minz Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Zhuang, Nong 536,000 536,000 Zhuang, Nong Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
 Zhuang, Qiubei 162,000 162,000 Zhuang, Qiubei Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
 Zhuang, Yang 810,000 810,000 Zhuang, Yang Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
 Zhuang, Yongbei 2,132,000 2,132,000 Zhuang, Yongbei Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
 Zhuang, Yongnan 2,010,000 2,022,000 Zhuang, Yongnan Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
Zhuang, Youjiang 975,000 975,000 Zhuang, Youjiang Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
 Zhuang, Zuojiang 1,682,000 2,094,000 Zhuang, Zuojiang Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
Zokhuo 14,000 14,000 Zokhuo Ethnic Religions 0.90 % 0.60 %
 Zuoke 7,400 7,400 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
  Totals:  550 1,378,546,000       456   7.85 % 6.25 %  
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 21,521,000                
  UN Country Population (2015) 1,400,067,000                

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
13.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 6.3 %)
7.8 %
Ethnic Religions
32.3 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
2.0 %
Non-Religious
44.8 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
90.8 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
1.2 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
7.9 %
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 groups who live 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 number of Christians to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

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