Country: Cambodia

Number of People Groups

42

People Groups Unreached

30

Total Population

15,510,000

Unreached Population

15,311,000

% Christian Adherent

3.2%

% Evangelical

1.7 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Brao 10,000 Lave E Ethnic Religions 0.5 % 0.3 %
 Bunong, Phnong 44,000 Mnong, Central E Ethnic Religions 8.1 % 5.2 %
 Burmese, Myen 4,900 Burmese Buddhism 0.1 % 0.1 %
 Cham, Eastern 200 Cham, Eastern Islam 2.0 % 0.5 %
 Cham, Western 237,000 Cham, Western Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Chong, Shong 12,000 Chong Buddhism 1.0 % 0.3 %
Deaf Unknown Language Unknown Buddhism 3.1 % 0.0 %
English-Speaking, general 2,200 English Christianity 84.0 % 25.0 %
 Eurasian 13,000 French Christianity 50.0 % 3.0 %
 French 1,600 French Christianity 76.0 % 0.5 %
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 22,000 Chinese, Yue E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 0.4 %
 Han Chinese, Hainanese 22,000 Chinese, Min Nan E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 0.4 %
 Han Chinese, Hakka 600 Chinese, Hakka E Ethnic Religions 1.2 % 0.6 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 160,000 Chinese, Mandarin E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 0.4 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan 120,000 Chinese, Min Nan E Ethnic Religions 1.2 % 0.6 %
 Han Chinese, Teochew 303,000 Chinese, Min Nan E Ethnic Religions 1.4 % 0.4 %
 Japanese 400 Japanese Buddhism 1.2 % 0.5 %
 Jarai 24,000 Jarai E Ethnic Religions 10.0 % 5.0 %
 Kaco, Kachok 3,900 Kaco' E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 0.2 %
 Kampuchea Krom 263,000 Khmer, Central Buddhism 1.2 % 0.6 %
Khmer Keh 5,500 Khmer, Central E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 0.2 %
 Khmer, Central 13,995,000 Khmer, Central Buddhism 3.2 % 1.7 %
 Korean 1,600 Korean E Ethnic Religions 22.0 % 12.0 %
 Kraol 4,700 Kraol E Ethnic Religions 12.0 % 2.0 %
Kravet 7,800 Kavet E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 0.1 %
 Krung 24,000 Kru'ng 2 E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 0.8 %
 Kui, Kuay, Suei 33,000 Khmer, Central Buddhism 3.5 % 0.5 %
 Lao, Laotian Tai 22,000 Lao Buddhism 1.4 % 0.3 %
 Malay 16,000 Malay Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Mel 1,600 Language Unknown E Ethnic Religions 2.0 % 0.6 %
 Pear, Eastern 1,600 Pear E Ethnic Religions 2.0 % 0.3 %
 Rade 15,000 Rade E Ethnic Religions 41.0 % 15.0 %
 Sa'och 500 Sa'och E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 0.4 %
Samre 200 Khmer, Central E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 0.0 %
Somray 4,900 Somray E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 0.5 %
 South Asian, general 1,600 Hindi Hinduism 9.0 % 2.0 %
 Stieng, Bulo 7,800 Stieng, Bulo E Ethnic Religions 10.0 % 3.0 %
Suoy 1,600 Suoy E Ethnic Religions 1.5 % 1.5 %
 T'moan 700 Kraol Christianity 51.0 % 0.4 %
 Tampuan 36,000 Tampuan E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 1.0 %
 Thai, Central 3,100 Thai Buddhism 0.6 % 0.2 %
 Vietnamese 84,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 8.4 % 2.0 %
  Totals:  42 15,510,000 30     3.2 % 1.7 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
84.8 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.7 %)
3.2 %
Ethnic Religions
7.4 %
Hinduism
0.2 %
Islam
2.2 %
Non-Religious
2.2 %
Other / Small Religions
0.2 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
77.5 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.4 %
Protestant
13.3 %
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 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

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There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Cambodia. 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 Cambodia
  • Christian ministry in Cambodia
  • 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


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