Country: United States

Number of People Groups

474

People Groups Unreached

81

Total Population

318,610,000

Unreached Population

10,487,000

% Professing Christian

77.3%

% Evangelical

26.5 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population
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Global
Population
Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Abnaki-Penobscot 1,300 3,800 English Christianity 65.0 % 3.0 %
 Acadian, Cajun 27,000 55,000 French, Cajun Christianity 90.0 % 4.0 %
Achumawi, Pitt River 1,000 1,000 Achumawi Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
 Adyghe 3,400 666,000 Adyghe Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 African-Americans 38,410,000 38,532,000 English Christianity 85.0 % 35.0 %
 Afrikaner 13,000 3,749,000 Afrikaans Christianity 95.0 % 35.0 %
 Afro-Guyanese 104,000 472,000 Guyanese Creole English Christianity 80.0 % 12.0 %
Afro-Seminole 200 700 Afro-Seminole Creole Christianity 90.0 % 2.0 %
Ahtena, Copper River Unknown 50 Ahtena Christianity 70.0 % 3.0 %
 Akan, Asante 75,000 4,422,000 Akan Christianity 85.0 % 20.0 %
Alabama 800 800 Alabama Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
Alaskan Athabascan 16,000 16,000 English Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
 Albanian, Gheg 83,000 3,352,000 Albanian, Gheg Islam 30.0 % 0.5 %
 Albanian, Tosk 44,000 2,637,000 Albanian, Tosk Islam 30.0 % 0.5 %
Aleut, Eastern 12,000 13,000 Aleut Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
 Algerian, Arabic-speaking 24,000 34,908,000 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Americans, U.S. 183,460,000 186,762,000 English Christianity 81.0 % 33.0 %
Americans, U.S. Spanish-Speaking 22,090,000 22,090,000 Spanish Christianity 80.0 % 20.0 %
 Amerindian, Detribalized 429,000 15,618,000 English Christianity 75.0 % 20.0 %
 Amhara, Ethiopian 130,000 28,504,000 Amharic Christianity 85.0 % 6.0 %
 Amish 244,000 260,000 German, Pennsylvania Christianity 98.0 % 10.0 %
 Anglo-Australian 79,000 16,990,000 English Christianity 70.0 % 14.4 %
 Anglo-Canadian 1,271,000 15,637,000 English Christianity 72.0 % 7.7 %
 Antillean Creole, Papiamentu 900 276,000 Papiamentu Christianity 92.0 % 6.0 %
 Anuak, Yambo 2,600 217,000 Anuak Christianity 85.0 % 8.0 %
Apache, Jicarilla 2,900 2,900 Apache, Jicarilla Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
Apache, Kiowa 1,400 1,400 Apache, Kiowa Christianity 60.0 % 4.0 %
 Apache, Mescalero 2,900 2,900 Apache, Mescalero-Chiricahua Christianity 60.0 % 5.0 %
 Apache, Western 17,000 17,000 Apache, Western Christianity 60.0 % 7.0 %
 Arab, Egyptian 264,000 55,052,000 Arabic, Egyptian Spoken Islam 40.0 % 4.0 %
 Arab, Gulf 19,000 1,877,000 Arabic, Gulf Spoken Islam 4.0 % 2.0 %
 Arab, Iraqi 576,000 16,368,000 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 1.6 % 0.2 %
 Arab, Jordanian 26,000 1,862,000 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Islam 5.0 % 0.3 %
 Arab, Lebanese 3,521,000 10,561,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 32.0 % 0.5 %
 Arab, Libyan 6,100 2,545,000 Arabic, Libyan Spoken Islam 3.0 % 2.0 %
 Arab, Moroccan 81,000 17,584,000 Arabic, Moroccan Spoken Islam 2.0 % 1.0 %
 Arab, Najdi 5,700 15,751,000 Arabic, Najdi Spoken Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Arab, Omani 1,000 1,898,000 Arabic, Omani Spoken Islam 3.0 % 1.5 %
 Arab, Palestinian 112,000 11,770,000 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Christianity 60.0 % 5.0 %
 Arab, Saudi - Hijazi 5,700 9,612,000 Arabic, Hijazi Spoken Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Arab, Shuwa, Baggara 2,300 2,671,000 Arabic, Chadian Spoken Islam 5.0 % 0.5 %
 Arab, Sudanese 1,300 18,679,000 Arabic, Sudanese Spoken Islam 2.0 % 0.8 %
 Arab, Syrian 166,000 19,396,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 8.0 % 0.1 %
 Arab, Tunisian 7,200 11,197,000 Arabic, South Levantine Spoken Islam 2.0 % 1.0 %
 Arab, Yemeni 5,100 7,132,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Arapaho 8,300 8,300 English Christianity 65.0 % 7.0 %
Arawak 3,000 24,000 Arawak Christianity 65.0 % 3.0 %
 Argentinian White 143,000 31,350,000 Spanish Christianity 94.0 % 11.0 %
Arikara 3,200 3,200 Arikara Christianity 60.0 % 4.0 %
 Armenian 217,000 6,188,000 Armenian Christianity 94.0 % 8.7 %
Assiniboin 2,200 5,000 Assiniboine Christianity 70.0 % 17.0 %
 Assyrian 66,000 705,000 Assyrian Neo-Aramaic Christianity 99.0 % 3.0 %
Atsugewi 400 400 English E Ethnic Religions 40.0 % 1.0 %
Austrian, Bavarian 1,105,000 14,599,000 Bavarian Christianity 83.0 % 0.5 %
 Azande 12,000 2,430,000 Zande Christianity 96.0 % 30.0 %
 Azerbaijani, North 6,400 9,653,000 Azerbaijani, North Islam 1.0 % 0.6 %
Bahamian 27,000 117,000 English Christianity 92.0 % 35.0 %
 Balkar 600 110,000 Karachay-Balkar Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bambara 5,300 4,721,000 Bamanankan Islam 7.0 % 1.5 %
 Barbadian 45,000 302,000 English Christianity 98.0 % 30.0 %
 Bari 3,800 645,000 Bari Christianity 96.0 % 7.0 %
 Basque 79,000 2,857,000 Basque Christianity 70.0 % 2.0 %
 Belarusian 768,000 9,824,000 Belarusan Christianity 71.0 % 1.3 %
 Belize Creole 42,000 108,000 Belize Kriol English Christianity 84.0 % 18.8 %
Bikol, Central 500 4,254,000 Bikol, Central Christianity 99.0 % 15.0 %
 Bisaya, Sabah Bisaya 14,000 36,000 Bisaya, Sabah Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Black Carib 69,000 269,000 Garifuna Christianity 70.0 % 4.0 %
Black Creole, Gullah 282,000 282,000 Sea Island Creole English Christianity 95.0 % 12.0 %
Blackfoot 30,000 47,000 Blackfoot Christianity 60.0 % 18.0 %
Bolivian, Mestizo 106,000 5,028,000 Spanish Christianity 91.0 % 16.2 %
 Bosniak 112,000 3,170,000 Bosnian Islam 2.0 % 0.1 %
Brazilian, White 283,000 94,357,000 Portuguese Christianity 90.0 % 28.0 %
 British 721,000 49,252,000 English Christianity 60.0 % 9.0 %
 Brunei Malay, Kedayan 700 257,000 Brunei Islam 1.0 % 0.0 %
 Bulgarian 288,000 7,150,000 Bulgarian Christianity 80.0 % 1.9 %
 Burmese 95,000 31,631,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.0 % 0.3 %
Caddo 3,900 3,900 Caddo Christianity 70.0 % 5.0 %
Cahuilla 1,200 1,200 Cahuilla Christianity 60.0 % 5.0 %
 Cakchiquel, Central 4,000 228,000 Kaqchikel Christianity 96.0 % 32.0 %
 Cape Verdean 425,000 1,041,000 English Christianity 95.0 % 6.6 %
Carib, Galibi 4,600 28,000 Carib Christianity 65.0 % 2.0 %
Caribbean, other 151,000 206,000 English Christianity 90.0 % 11.0 %
Carolinian 200 5,900 Carolinian Christianity 95.0 % 10.0 %
 Catalonian 700 4,222,000 Catalan Christianity 90.0 % 2.0 %
Catawba 700 700 English Christianity 65.0 % 5.0 %
Cayuga 1,200 4,700 Cayuga Christianity 90.0 % 9.0 %
 Cebuano 5,200 21,429,000 Cebuano Christianity 85.0 % 5.0 %
 Central American, Mestizo 4,001,000 8,543,000 Spanish Christianity 95.0 % 20.0 %
 Ch'ol, Tumbala 2,000 139,000 Chol Christianity 95.0 % 32.0 %
 Chaldean, Neo-Aramaic 90,000 198,000 Chaldean Neo-Aramaic Christianity 90.0 % 1.0 %
 Cham, Western 3,200 295,000 Cham, Western Islam 1.0 % 0.1 %
 Chamorro 14,000 135,000 Chamorro Christianity 95.0 % 16.0 %
Chehalis 300 300 English Christianity 60.0 % 1.0 %
Cherokee 296,000 296,000 Cherokee Christianity 65.0 % 5.0 %
Cheyenne 12,000 12,000 Cheyenne Christianity 65.0 % 7.0 %
Chikasaw 30,000 30,000 Chickasaw Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
 Chilean 131,000 17,284,000 Spanish Christianity 90.0 % 8.0 %
Chinook Wawa 200 300 Chinook Wawa Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
Chippewa 116,000 116,000 Chippewa Christianity 60.0 % 4.0 %
Chitimacha 300 300 English E Ethnic Religions 30.0 % 1.0 %
 Choctaw 109,000 109,000 Choctaw Christianity 65.0 % 8.0 %
Chumash 3,600 3,600 English E Ethnic Religions 30.0 % 2.0 %
Clallam 1,100 1,100 English Christianity 55.0 % 4.0 %
Cocopa 700 1,000 Cocopa Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
Coeur d'Alene 1,100 1,100 English Christianity 58.0 % 4.0 %
 Colombian, Mestizo 940,000 34,509,000 Spanish Christianity 96.0 % 7.0 %
Columbia River Sahaptin 1,000 1,000 Umatilla Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
Columbia-Wenatchi 700 700 Columbia-Wenatchi Christianity 60.0 % 5.0 %
Colville 8,300 8,300 English Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
Comanche 13,000 13,000 Comanche Christianity 65.0 % 8.0 %
Coos, Hanis 300 300 English Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
 Cora 500 13,000 Cora, El Nayar Christianity 90.0 % 1.0 %
Corsican 127,000 164,000 Corsican Christianity 85.0 % 0.5 %
 Costa Rican 131,000 3,986,000 Spanish Christianity 96.0 % 15.0 %
Cowlitz 200 200 English Christianity 52.0 % 4.0 %
Cowlitz 200 200 Cowlitz Christianity 55.0 % 2.0 %
Cree, French, Mitchif 6,400 7,000 Michif Christianity 70.0 % 5.0 %
 Cree, Western 32,000 105,000 Cree, Plains Christianity 65.0 % 10.0 %
Creek, Muskogee 51,000 51,000 Muskogee Christianity 65.0 % 6.0 %
Crioulo, Upper Guinea 166,000 582,000 Crioulo, Upper Guinea Christianity 60.0 % 6.0 %
 Croat 196,000 5,207,000 Croatian Christianity 92.0 % 0.4 %
 Crow 11,000 11,000 Crow Christianity 65.0 % 9.0 %
Cuban 1,702,000 9,168,000 Spanish Christianity 57.0 % 8.8 %
Cupeno 700 700 English Christianity 55.0 % 4.0 %
Cypriots, Greek 9,100 761,000 Greek Christianity 90.0 % 1.0 %
 Czech 76,000 10,118,000 Czech Non-Religious 26.0 % 0.7 %
Dakota, Sioux 116,000 117,000 Dakota Christianity 60.0 % 6.0 %
 Danish 32,000 5,140,000 Danish Christianity 85.0 % 3.5 %
Deaf Unknown 0 American Sign Language Christianity 77.0 % 15.0 %
Degexit'an, Ingalik 400 400 Degexit'an Christianity 65.0 % 1.5 %
Delaware 8,100 8,100 English Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
Detribalized Pidgen 2,800 1,654,000 Pidgin, Nigerian Christianity 55.0 % 25.0 %
 Dioula 5,300 4,771,000 Jula Islam 2.0 % 1.0 %
 Dominicans 1,398,000 8,941,000 Spanish Christianity 94.0 % 9.1 %
 Druze 1,100 981,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken O Other / Small 1.5 % 0.5 %
 Dutch 138,000 13,610,000 Dutch Non-Religious 47.0 % 4.3 %
 Ecuadorian, Mestizo 341,000 12,593,000 Spanish Christianity 94.0 % 9.0 %
Efik 4,400 635,000 Efik Christianity 70.0 % 4.0 %
Eskimo, Alaska Inupiat, Northwest 26,000 26,000 Inupiatun, Northwest Alaska Christianity 70.0 % 2.0 %
 Eskimo, Alaskan, North 9,500 16,000 Inupiatun, North Alaskan E Ethnic Religions 45.0 % 3.0 %
Eskimo, Alaskan, West-Central Yupik 18,000 18,000 Yupik, Central Christianity 50.0 % 2.0 %
Eskimo, Creole 3,200 3,200 English E Ethnic Religions 20.0 % 0.5 %
 Eskimo, Saint Lawrence Island 3,000 4,900 Yupik, Central Siberian E Ethnic Religions 18.0 % 2.0 %
 Estonian 5,300 1,026,000 Estonian, Standard Non-Religious 45.0 % 4.9 %
 Ewe 3,200 5,340,000 Ewe Christianity 93.0 % 30.0 %
Fall Indian, Atsina 1,700 1,700 Gros Ventre Christianity 55.0 % 3.0 %
 Fijian 25,000 397,000 Fijian Christianity 65.0 % 25.0 %
 Filipino, Tagalog 2,638,000 36,207,000 Tagalog Christianity 92.0 % 12.3 %
Finnish, Finn 39,000 5,028,000 Finnish Christianity 84.0 % 12.1 %
Flathead-Kalispel 8,000 8,000 Kalispel-Pend d'Oreille Christianity 60.0 % 6.0 %
Fleming 18,000 7,325,000 Vlaams Christianity 62.0 % 1.0 %
 French 1,768,000 41,867,000 French Christianity 61.0 % 1.0 %
 French-Canadian 2,769,000 10,187,000 French Christianity 65.0 % 0.8 %
Frisian, Northern 500 58,000 Frisian, Northern Christianity 65.0 % 0.9 %
Frisian, Western 48,000 504,000 Frisian, Western Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
 Fula Jalon 7,900 5,649,000 Pular Islam 0.5 % 0.2 %
 Fulani, Adamawa 12,000 4,419,000 Fulfulde, Adamawa Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Fulbe Jeeri 2,600 795,000 Pulaar Islam 0.6 % 0.4 %
 Ganda, Luganda 8,000 7,144,000 Ganda Christianity 70.0 % 24.0 %
 Georgian 900 3,650,000 Georgian Christianity 79.0 % 1.5 %
 German 1,532,000 64,735,000 German, Standard Christianity 64.0 % 2.1 %
 Greek 391,000 10,824,000 Greek Christianity 91.0 % 0.4 %
 Guadeloupean Creole French 19,000 742,000 Guadeloupean Creole French Christianity 95.0 % 6.0 %
Guamian 91,000 91,000 English Christianity 97.0 % 14.2 %
Guatemalan White 549,000 10,394,000 Spanish Christianity 96.0 % 24.0 %
 Gujar 248,000 7,377,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.0 % 0.0 %
Gwich'in, Kutchin 1,100 1,600 Gwich'in Christianity 65.0 % 3.0 %
 Gypsy, Anglo-Romani 127,000 187,000 Angloromani Christianity 75.0 % 10.0 %
Gypsy, English, Romanichal 159,000 171,000 English Christianity 65.0 % 9.0 %
Gypsy, Scottish Traveller 300 4,500 Traveller Scottish Christianity 65.0 % 1.5 %
Haida 700 2,000 Haida, Northern Christianity 70.0 % 10.0 %
 Haitian 985,000 12,538,000 Haitian Christianity 95.0 % 16.0 %
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 278,000 77,743,000 Chinese, Yue Non-Religious 9.0 % 6.0 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 1,819,000 860,021,000 English Non-Religious 10.0 % 5.7 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan 88,000 56,699,000 Chinese, Min Nan Non-Religious 9.0 % 6.0 %
 Han Chinese, Wu 1,900 92,384,000 Chinese, Wu Non-Religious 7.0 % 5.0 %
 Han Chinese, Xiang 43,000 38,484,000 Chinese, Xiang Non-Religious 9.0 % 6.0 %
Han, Moosehide 300 300 Han Christianity 55.0 % 4.0 %
Hawai'i, Creole-Speaking 595,000 595,000 Hawai'i Pidgin Christianity 70.0 % 5.0 %
Hawaiian 26,000 26,000 English Christianity 74.0 % 25.0 %
Hidatsa 500 500 Hidatsa Christianity 65.0 % 2.0 %
 Hmong Daw 178,000 1,472,000 Hmong Daw E Ethnic Religions 35.0 % 3.0 %
 Hmong Njua 109,000 672,000 Hmong Njua E Ethnic Religions 7.0 % 1.0 %
Holikachuk 200 200 English Christianity 60.0 % 4.0 %
Honduran 255,000 7,383,000 Spanish Christianity 96.0 % 20.0 %
Hopi, Hopitu-Shinumu 14,000 14,000 Hopi Christianity 65.0 % 9.0 %
Houma, Half-Choctaw 8,300 8,300 English Christianity 60.0 % 7.0 %
 Hungarian 99,000 11,686,000 Hungarian Christianity 88.0 % 2.8 %
Hupa 1,500 1,500 Hupa Christianity 55.0 % 4.0 %
 Hutterite 13,000 47,000 Hutterisch Christianity 100.0 % 20.0 %
Hutu, Rundi 9,500 10,305,000 French Christianity 92.0 % 25.0 %
 Hutu, Rwandese 2,800 11,507,000 Rwanda Christianity 90.0 % 22.0 %
Icelander 52,000 394,000 Icelandic Christianity 91.0 % 3.8 %
 Igbo 219,000 27,421,000 Igbo Christianity 98.0 % 35.0 %
Ilocano 80,000 9,485,000 Ilocano Christianity 99.0 % 17.0 %
 Indonesian 68,000 6,709,000 Indonesian Islam 16.0 % 5.6 %
Iowa 1,300 1,300 English Christianity 60.0 % 5.0 %
Irish 3,178,000 8,233,000 English Christianity 92.0 % 1.5 %
Irish Traveller, Shelta 400 37,000 English Christianity 90.0 % 3.0 %
Irish, Gaelic-Speaking 24,000 141,000 Irish Christianity 93.0 % 1.0 %
Iroquois 42,000 42,000 English Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
 Italian 1,092,000 39,354,000 Italian Christianity 82.0 % 1.1 %
 Iu Mien 17,000 1,614,000 Iu Mien E Ethnic Religions 10.0 % 7.0 %
 Jacalteco 1,000 18,000 Jakalteko Christianity 88.0 % 4.0 %
 Jamaicans 160,000 3,848,000 English Christianity 83.0 % 28.0 %
 Japanese 813,000 124,304,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.5 % 0.5 %
Jemez 2,100 2,100 Jemez Christianity 90.0 % 10.0 %
 Jew 5,121,000 5,994,000 English E Ethnic Religions 2.7 % 1.6 %
 Jew, Bukharic 35,000 99,000 Bukharic E Ethnic Religions 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Jew, Eastern Yiddish-Speaking 191,000 608,000 Yiddish, Eastern E Ethnic Religions 0.5 % 0.1 %
 Jew, Israeli 208,000 5,012,000 Hebrew E Ethnic Religions 0.3 % 0.1 %
 Jew, Russian 105,000 697,000 Russian E Ethnic Religions 0.5 % 0.1 %
 Jur Modo 1,900 123,000 Jur Modo E Ethnic Religions 15.0 % 6.0 %
 Kabardian 3,700 1,752,000 Kabardian Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul 1,000 619,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 1.0 % 0.0 %
Kanjobal, Eastern 79,000 199,000 Q'anjob'al Christianity 92.0 % 12.0 %
Kansa 1,700 1,700 English Christianity 60.0 % 2.0 %
Karok 200 200 Karok Christianity 50.0 % 2.0 %
Kashaya Unknown 50 Kashaya E Ethnic Religions 20.0 % 3.0 %
Kato 100 100 English Christianity 58.0 % 5.0 %
Kawaiisu 200 200 English Christianity 60.0 % 6.0 %
 Kazakh 2,100 14,095,000 Kazakh Islam 0.5 % 0.3 %
 Khmer, Cambodian 247,000 15,792,000 Khmer, Central Buddhism 3.0 % 1.6 %
 Khmu 8,600 892,000 Khmu E Ethnic Religions 10.0 % 2.0 %
 Khuen 2,700 15,000 Khuen Buddhism 2.0 % 0.1 %
 Kiche, Central 5,000 1,807,000 K'iche' Christianity 98.0 % 23.0 %
 Kickapoo 700 1,600 Kickapoo Christianity 70.0 % 3.0 %
Kiowa 10,000 10,000 Kiowa Christianity 60.0 % 7.0 %
Kitsai 2,000 2,000 English Christianity 60.0 % 2.0 %
Klamath-Modoc 2,800 2,800 English Christianity 55.0 % 6.0 %
Koasati 700 700 Koasati Christianity 65.0 % 3.0 %
 Korean 1,463,000 78,595,000 Korean Christianity 35.0 % 16.8 %
 Kosraen 600 8,600 Kosraean Christianity 60.0 % 2.0 %
Koyukon 2,700 2,700 Koyukon Christianity 75.0 % 6.0 %
 Kpelle, Liberia 45,000 871,000 English Christianity 55.0 % 18.0 %
 Krio, Creole 4,800 788,000 Krio Christianity 80.0 % 4.0 %
 Kumiai Unknown 400 Kumiai Christianity 70.0 % 2.0 %
 Kurd, Central 8,800 5,207,000 Kurdish, Central Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Kurd, Kurmanji 51,000 14,778,000 Kurdish, Northern Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Kuripako, Curripaco 200 16,000 Curripaco Christianity 65.0 % 13.0 %
Kutenai 500 1,300 Kutenai Christianity 65.0 % 2.0 %
Kwakiutl 300 7,600 Kwakiutl Christianity 96.0 % 15.0 %
 Lahu Shi 2,200 159,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism 20.0 % 0.5 %
 Lakota 52,000 52,000 Lakota Christianity 60.0 % 1.5 %
 Lao 203,000 3,796,000 Lao Buddhism 4.0 % 0.5 %
Latvian, Lett 18,000 1,430,000 Latvian, Standard Christianity 60.0 % 7.0 %
 Laven, Boloven 35,000 68,000 Laven E Ethnic Religions 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Lingala 5,200 3,722,000 Lingala Christianity 90.0 % 24.0 %
 Lithuanian 38,000 2,857,000 Lithuanian Christianity 85.0 % 1.1 %
Louisiana Creole French 4,481,000 4,481,000 Louisiana Creole French Christianity 90.0 % 4.0 %
Lower Chinook 400 400 English Christianity 50.0 % 4.0 %
Luba-Lulua 5,700 8,098,000 Luba-Kasai Christianity 86.0 % 19.0 %
 Luiseno 2,200 2,200 Luiseno Christianity 65.0 % 3.0 %
Lumbee 64,000 64,000 English Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
 Luo 1,800 4,827,000 Dholuo Christianity 97.0 % 50.0 %
Lushootseed 2,500 2,500 Lushootseed Christianity 75.0 % 3.0 %
 Macedonian 19,000 2,086,000 Macedonian Christianity 66.0 % 0.2 %
Makah 900 900 English Christianity 75.0 % 4.0 %
 Malay 19,000 10,468,000 Malay Islam 1.0 % 0.1 %
 Malayali 82,000 1,744,000 Malayalam Hinduism 8.0 % 0.4 %
 Maltese 51,000 600,000 Maltese Christianity 97.0 % 1.3 %
 Mam, Northern 2,500 349,000 Mam Christianity 94.0 % 14.0 %
 Mandaean 1,800 28,000 Mandaic O Other / Small 2.0 % 0.1 %
Mandan 500 500 English Christianity 55.0 % 5.0 %
 Mandingo, Mandinka 2,600 1,945,000 Mandinka Islam 2.0 % 1.0 %
 Maninka, Eastern 12,000 3,946,000 Maninkakan, Eastern Islam 0.5 % 0.1 %
 Maninka, Western 5,300 1,140,000 Maninkakan, Western Christianity 85.0 % 4.0 %
 Marathi 34,000 68,000 Marathi Hinduism 1.0 % 0.0 %
Maricopa 600 600 Maricopa Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
Marquesan, North 200 6,100 Marquesan, North Christianity 85.0 % 1.0 %
 Marshallese 20,000 73,000 Marshallese Christianity 97.0 % 44.0 %
 Maya, Yucatan 9,300 893,000 Maya, Yucatec Christianity 65.0 % 20.0 %
 Mende 6,500 1,780,000 Mende Islam 15.0 % 0.5 %
 Mennonites 14,000 452,000 Plautdietsch Christianity 88.0 % 10.0 %
Menomini 8,600 8,600 Menominee Christianity 70.0 % 3.0 %
Mexican Creole, Tirilone 159,000 159,000 Spanish Christianity 99.0 % 1.0 %
Miami 2,900 2,900 English E Ethnic Religions 30.0 % 1.0 %
 Micmac 3,200 19,000 Micmac Christianity 65.0 % 12.0 %
Midway Islanders 2,600 2,600 English Christianity 85.0 % 6.0 %
Mikasuki Seminole 16,000 16,000 Mikasuki Christianity 65.0 % 5.0 %
Miwok 400 400 English Christianity 65.0 % 2.0 %
 Mixteco, Metlatonoc 1,500 62,000 Mixtec, Metlatonoc Christianity 94.0 % 2.0 %
Mixteco, Silacayoapan 600 25,000 Mixtec, Silacayoapan Christianity 96.0 % 9.0 %
Mixteco, Tijaltepec 500 4,400 Mixtec, Tijaltepec Christianity 92.0 % 2.0 %
Mohave, Mojave 900 900 Mohave Christianity 65.0 % 5.0 %
Mohawk 7,000 34,000 Mohawk Christianity 65.0 % 12.0 %
Mohegan-Montauk-Narragansett 2,000 2,000 English Christianity 70.0 % 3.0 %
 Mokilese 100 1,800 Mokilese Christianity 60.0 % 2.0 %
 Moldavian 22,000 3,109,000 Romanian Christianity 75.0 % 5.0 %
 Mongol, Khalka 15,000 2,078,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.0 % 1.2 %
 Mongolian, Peripheral 3,500 7,586,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 3.0 % 2.0 %
Mono 700 700 Mono Christianity 65.0 % 2.0 %
Mono, Alu 100 5,100 Mono Christianity 50.0 % 1.0 %
Montserratans 4,500 9,500 Antigua and Barbuda Creole English Christianity 96.0 % 22.0 %
 Moor 2,600 7,110,000 Hassaniyya Islam 4.0 % 1.0 %
 Moru 2,600 190,000 Moru Christianity 75.0 % 8.0 %
 Mossi, Moore 1,100 10,029,000 Moore Christianity 55.0 % 12.0 %
 Motilone, Bari 1,000 7,700 Bari Christianity 75.0 % 25.0 %
 Munda 500 4,050,000 Munda E Ethnic Religions 15.0 % 0.5 %
Nahuatl, Southeastern Puebla 2,500 140,000 Nahuatl, Southeastern Puebla Christianity 96.0 % 2.0 %
Nahuatl, Tenango 4,400 25,000 Nahuatl, Zacatlan-Ahuacatlan-Tepetzintla Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
Nanticoke 600 600 English Christianity 60.0 % 4.0 %
 Navaho 295,000 295,000 Navajo Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
Neo-Melanesian Papuan 1,200 195,000 Tok Pisin Christianity 95.0 % 22.0 %
 Nepalese 55,000 751,000 Nepali Hinduism 3.0 % 2.8 %
Nez Perce 3,100 3,100 Nez Perce Christianity 60.0 % 5.0 %
 Nicaraguan, Mestizo 252,000 6,218,000 Spanish Christianity 97.0 % 28.0 %
Nooksack 1,900 1,900 English Christianity 60.0 % 4.0 %
 Norwegian 43,000 4,522,000 Norwegian Christianity 91.0 % 8.4 %
 Nuer, Naath 16,000 2,076,000 Nuer E Ethnic Religions 30.0 % 8.0 %
 Nyanja 1,800 12,314,000 English Christianity 85.0 % 22.0 %
Okanagon 2,200 6,700 Okanagan Christianity 65.0 % 10.0 %
 Okinawan, Ryukuan 4,300 981,000 Okinawan, Central Buddhism 2.0 % 0.2 %
Omaha 3,600 3,600 Omaha-Ponca Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
Oneida 3,200 5,300 Oneida Christianity 65.0 % 10.0 %
Onondaga 1,200 22,000 Onondaga Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
Oodham 20,000 22,000 Tohono O'odham Christianity 65.0 % 13.0 %
 Oriya 1,100 35,000 Oriya Hinduism 4.0 % 0.5 %
 Oromo, Jimma 6,400 3,173,000 Oromo, West Central Islam 4.0 % 2.0 %
Osage 9,600 9,600 English Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
Otoe 1,800 1,800 English Christianity 65.0 % 3.0 %
Ottawa 7,800 70,000 Ottawa Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
Paiute, Northern 7,000 7,000 Paiute, Northern Christianity 65.0 % 8.0 %
Paiute, Southern 7,200 7,200 Ute-Southern Paiute Christianity 65.0 % 9.0 %
Palauan 5,100 21,000 Palauan Christianity 96.0 % 23.9 %
Pampango 5,000 2,309,000 Pampangan Christianity 75.0 % 2.0 %
Panamint 100 100 English E Ethnic Religions 20.0 % 1.0 %
Pangasinese 1,800 1,414,000 Pangasinan Christianity 98.0 % 9.0 %
 Parsee 18,000 163,000 Parsi O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
Part-Indian 318,000 677,000 English Christianity 95.0 % 7.0 %
 Pashtun, Northern 50,000 43,303,000 Pashto, Northern Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Passamaquoddy, Malecite 3,200 5,300 Malecite-Passamaquoddy Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
Pawnee 2,800 2,800 English Christianity 60.0 % 6.0 %
 Persian 336,000 34,571,000 Persian, Iranian Islam 2.0 % 0.3 %
 Peruvian 318,000 24,299,000 Spanish Christianity 96.0 % 15.0 %
 Phu Thai 54,000 1,011,000 Phu Thai Buddhism 1.0 % 0.1 %
 Pima Bajo, Chihuahua 23,000 24,000 Pima Bajo Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
 Pingilapese 500 3,100 Pingelapese Christianity 100.0 % 19.0 %
 Polish, Pole 722,000 40,483,000 Polish Christianity 90.0 % 0.3 %
Polynesian 4,000 4,000 English Christianity 100.0 % 20.0 %
Pomo 5,900 5,900 Pomo, Central Christianity 80.0 % 2.0 %
 Ponapean 700 29,000 Pohnpeian Christianity 95.0 % 20.0 %
 Portuguese 608,000 15,392,000 Portuguese Christianity 94.0 % 3.0 %
Potawatomi 21,000 26,000 Potawatomi Christianity 65.0 % 6.0 %
Powhatan 4,300 4,300 English Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
Pueblo, Keres, Eastern 6,500 6,500 Keres, Eastern Christianity 60.0 % 6.0 %
Pueblo, Keres, Western 8,200 8,200 Keres, Western Christianity 65.0 % 6.0 %
Pueblo, Zuni 11,000 11,000 Zuni E Ethnic Religions 15.0 % 1.0 %
Puerto Ricans, White 3,841,000 6,581,000 Spanish Christianity 95.0 % 25.2 %
Puget, Southern 2,900 2,900 Salish, Southern Puget Sound Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
Puinave 300 8,900 Puinave Christianity 60.0 % 25.0 %
 Punjabi 148,000 2,574,000 Panjabi, Eastern O Other / Small 1.0 % 0.1 %
 Purepecha 800 72,000 Purepecha Christianity 93.0 % 2.0 %
Purepecha, Sierra Occidental 49,000 270,000 Purepecha, Western Highland E Ethnic Religions 45.0 % 5.0 %
Quapaw, Arkansas 2,900 2,900 Quapaw Christianity 50.0 % 4.0 %
Quechan, Kechan 3,200 3,200 Quechan Christianity 60.0 % 5.0 %
 Quechua 1,100 4,235,000 Quechua, South Bolivian Christianity 90.0 % 13.0 %
Quileute 400 400 English Christianity 50.0 % 5.0 %
Quinault, Lower Chehalis 2,100 2,100 English Christianity 55.0 % 5.0 %
 Romani, Carpathian 27,000 463,000 Romani, Carpathian Christianity 70.0 % 5.0 %
 Romani, Sinte 1,500 226,000 Romani, Sinte Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
 Romani, Vlax, Kalderash 254,000 1,198,000 Romani, Vlax Christianity 70.0 % 6.0 %
 Romanian 120,000 22,037,000 Romanian Christianity 97.0 % 5.4 %
Rumsen, Costanoan 5,000 5,000 English Christianity 80.0 % 6.0 %
 Russian 762,000 129,028,000 Russian Christianity 67.0 % 1.2 %
Sahaptin, Northeast 1,000 1,000 Walla Walla Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
Saint Lucian 18,000 370,000 Saint Lucian Creole French Christianity 95.0 % 14.5 %
 Salvadorians 934,000 6,991,000 Spanish Christianity 95.0 % 26.0 %
 Samoan, American 116,000 515,000 Samoan Christianity 97.0 % 18.0 %
Sauk-Fox, Mesquakie 1,400 1,400 Meskwaki Christianity 65.0 % 5.0 %
Scots, Gaelic 400 62,000 Gaelic, Scottish Christianity 65.0 % 8.0 %
Senaya 400 400 Senaya Christianity 65.0 % 0.5 %
Seneca 7,700 7,700 Seneca Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
 Serb 46,000 10,776,000 Serbian Christianity 80.0 % 0.6 %
Serrano 200 200 English Christianity 55.0 % 4.0 %
Shawnee 2,900 2,900 Shawnee Christianity 60.0 % 5.0 %
 Sherpa 500 178,000 Sherpa Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Shilluk 5,700 394,000 Shilluk E Ethnic Religions 45.0 % 12.0 %
 Shoshoni 8,300 8,300 Shoshoni Christianity 65.0 % 10.0 %
 Sindhi 5,800 234,000 Sindhi Hinduism 1.0 % 0.1 %
 Sinhalese 41,000 11,739,000 Sinhala Buddhism 4.0 % 1.2 %
Skagit 500 500 Skagit Christianity 65.0 % 3.0 %
 Slovak 41,000 4,947,000 Slovak Christianity 93.0 % 1.2 %
Slovene 8,400 1,965,000 Slovene Christianity 54.0 % 0.1 %
Snohomish 1,100 1,100 English Christianity 50.0 % 4.0 %
 Somali 80,000 19,538,000 Somali Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Somali Bantu 50,000 720,000 Maay Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Soninke 5,300 2,391,000 Soninke Islam 1.0 % 0.5 %
Sorb, Lower Lusatian 100 11,000 Sorbian, Lower Christianity 70.0 % 1.0 %
South American, Mestizo 2,881,000 2,881,000 Spanish Christianity 95.0 % 19.0 %
 South Asian, Bengali-Speaking 137,000 1,557,000 Bengali Islam 1.0 % 0.0 %
 South Asian, general 339,000 6,876,000 Hindi Hinduism 10.0 % 1.0 %
 Spaniard 658,000 29,245,000 Spanish Christianity 77.0 % 1.0 %
Spokane 1,400 1,400 Spokane Christianity 65.0 % 3.0 %
Straits Salish, Saanich 15,000 19,000 Salish, Straits Christianity 85.0 % 16.0 %
Sumu 6,100 18,000 Mayangna Christianity 75.0 % 2.0 %
 Surinamese Creole, Sranan 6,400 495,000 Sranan Christianity 85.0 % 5.0 %
 Swahili 58,000 6,986,000 Swahili Islam 25.0 % 12.0 %
Swazi 500 2,469,000 Swati Christianity 80.0 % 18.0 %
 Swedish, Swede 68,000 8,156,000 Swedish Christianity 57.0 % 6.9 %
Syrian Aramaic, Turoyo 5,300 117,000 Turoyo Christianity 95.0 % 2.0 %
 Tahitian 1,200 78,000 Tahitian Christianity 97.0 % 10.0 %
 Tai Dam 4,100 942,000 Tai Dam E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 0.1 %
 Tai Don, White Tai 13,000 648,000 Tai Don E Ethnic Religions 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tai Lue 4,400 1,359,000 Lu Buddhism 0.5 % 0.0 %
 Tajik, Afghan 71,000 8,686,000 Dari Islam 0.4 % 0.3 %
 Tamil 87,000 7,476,000 Tamil Hinduism 6.0 % 0.5 %
Tanacross Unknown 70 Tanacross Christianity 50.0 % 3.0 %
Tanaina 1,300 1,300 Tanaina Christianity 60.0 % 4.0 %
Tanana 400 400 Tanana, Lower Christianity 65.0 % 1.0 %
 Tatar 11,000 6,316,000 Tatar Islam 1.0 % 0.0 %
 Tay 600 1,959,000 Tay E Ethnic Religions 20.0 % 0.5 %
 Telugu 88,000 773,000 Telugu Hinduism 10.0 % 0.6 %
Tenino, Warm Springs 1,400 1,400 Tenino Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
Tewa 3,300 3,300 Tewa Christianity 65.0 % 6.0 %
 Thai, Central 177,000 19,924,000 Thai Buddhism 0.5 % 0.2 %
 Thai, Northeastern, Isan 82,000 17,892,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 2.0 % 0.1 %
 Tibetan, Central 4,700 1,097,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tigrai, Tigrinya 20,000 9,656,000 Tigrigna Christianity 95.0 % 4.0 %
Tiwa, Northern 1,600 1,600 Tiwa, Northern Christianity 60.0 % 4.0 %
Tiwa, Southern 3,400 3,400 Tiwa, Southern Christianity 70.0 % 6.0 %
Tlapaneco, Acatepec 1,200 50,000 Me'phaa, Acatepec Christianity 94.0 % 1.5 %
Tlingit, Thlinget 16,000 17,000 Tlingit Christianity 65.0 % 20.0 %
Tongan 44,000 228,000 Tongan Christianity 96.0 % 15.5 %
Tongva, Gabrielino 500 500 English Christianity 70.0 % 5.0 %
Tonkawa 100 100 English Christianity 60.0 % 2.0 %
 Trinidadian 98,000 882,000 English Christianity 66.0 % 20.0 %
 Triqui, Copala 8,300 38,000 Triqui, Copala Christianity 96.0 % 1.0 %
 Trukese 3,300 35,000 Chuukese Christianity 95.0 % 20.0 %
Tsimshian, Zimshian 2,500 6,200 Tsimshian Christianity 94.0 % 15.0 %
Tunica 200 200 English Christianity 50.0 % 3.0 %
 Turk 372,000 57,984,000 Turkish Islam 3.0 % 0.5 %
 Turk, Meskhetian 9,400 164,000 English Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Tuscarora 600 600 English Christianity 50.0 % 5.0 %
Twana 500 500 English Christianity 70.0 % 3.0 %
 Tzeltal, Oxchuc 1,400 334,000 Tzeltal Christianity 92.0 % 45.0 %
 Tzotzil, Chamula 2,500 186,000 Tzotzil Christianity 96.0 % 6.0 %
 Uduk 400 27,000 Uduk E Ethnic Religions 25.0 % 4.0 %
 Ukrainian 135,000 37,958,000 Ukrainian Christianity 79.0 % 3.8 %
Ulithian 100 4,300 Ulithian Christianity 98.0 % 22.0 %
Upland Yuman 8,100 8,100 Havasupai-Walapai-Yavapai Christianity 65.0 % 12.0 %
Upper Chinook 1,100 1,100 Wasco-Wishram Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
Upper Kuskokwim, Ingalik 200 200 Kuskokwim, Upper Christianity 60.0 % 2.0 %
Upper Tanana, Tanacross 400 400 Tanana, Upper Christianity 50.0 % 1.0 %
 Urdu 293,000 1,682,000 Urdu Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Uruguayan, White 59,000 2,832,000 Spanish Christianity 70.0 % 7.0 %
Ute 7,900 7,900 Ute-Southern Paiute Christianity 60.0 % 3.0 %
 Uyghur 1,000 11,907,000 Uyghur Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Uzbek, Northern 25,000 27,399,000 Uzbek, Northern Islam 1.0 % 0.3 %
 Uzbek, Southern 26,000 3,095,000 Uzbek, Southern Islam 0.4 % 0.3 %
Venezualans 222,000 29,433,000 Spanish Christianity 85.0 % 11.0 %
 Vietnamese 1,612,000 83,742,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.0 % 1.8 %
Wampanoag 1,800 1,800 English Christianity 50.0 % 4.0 %
Washo 1,400 1,400 English Christianity 50.0 % 5.0 %
 Welsh 3,200 1,313,000 Welsh Christianity 60.0 % 8.0 %
Wichita 1,000 1,000 English Christianity 55.0 % 5.0 %
Winnebago, Hocak 7,200 7,200 Ho-Chunk Christianity 60.0 % 10.0 %
Wintu 2,600 2,600 English Christianity 60.0 % 7.0 %
Wiyot 900 900 English Christianity 60.0 % 5.0 %
 Wolof 63,000 6,238,000 Wolof Islam 2.0 % 0.5 %
Wyandot, Huron 3,700 5,200 English Christianity 60.0 % 10.0 %
Yakima 9,100 9,100 Yakama Christianity 65.0 % 5.0 %
 Yapese 600 9,000 Yapese Christianity 85.0 % 1.5 %
Yaqui 23,000 38,000 Yaqui Christianity 60.0 % 4.0 %
 Yazidi 500 668,000 Kurdish, Northern E Ethnic Religions 2.4 % 1.5 %
Yokuts, Chuckchansi 2,800 2,800 Yokuts Christianity 65.0 % 4.0 %
 Yoruba 189,000 33,163,000 Yoruba E Ethnic Religions 45.0 % 13.0 %
Yuchi 2,100 2,100 English Christianity 50.0 % 5.0 %
Yuki 1,200 1,200 English Christianity 70.0 % 1.0 %
 Yukpa 600 9,200 Yukpa Christianity 80.0 % 5.0 %
Yupik, Pacific 30,000 30,000 Yupik, Pacific Gulf Christianity 65.0 % 5.0 %
Yurok 5,600 5,600 English Christianity 60.0 % 6.0 %
Zapoteco, San Juan Guelavia 600 42,000 Zapotec, San Juan Guelavia Christianity 95.0 % 0.5 %
 Zapoteco, Zoogocho 400 1,900 Zapotec, Zoogocho Christianity 95.0 % 1.0 %
  Totals:  474 318,610,000 81       77.3 % 26.5 %  
  Unclassified / Other Individuals: 1,472,000  
  UN Country Population (2015) 320,082,000  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.9 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 26.5 %)
77.3 %
Ethnic Religions
2.3 %
Hinduism
0.3 %
Islam
2.1 %
Non-Religious
16.6 %
Other / Small Religions
0.5 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.2 %
Independent
7.7 %
Orthodox
1.2 %
Other Christian
0.5 %
Protestant
49.1 %
Roman Catholic
39.4 %
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.

Networking Possibilities

Search the Web
There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in United States. Internet searches are probably the best way to find these organizations. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in United States
  • Christian ministry in United States
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • 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

Ministry Listing
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