Country: Cambodia

Number of People Groups

41

People Groups Unreached

29 (70.7%)

Total Population

15,864,000

Unreached Population

15,746,000 (99.3%)

% Professing Christian

3.2%

% Evangelical

1.61 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

10/40 Window

Map Notes
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Progress Scale
Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
 Brao 11,000 37,000 Lave Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.25 %
 British 1,000 49,948,000 English Christianity 70.00 % 8.00 %
 Bunong, Mnong, Central 45,000 83,000 Mnong, Central Ethnic Religions 8.10 % 5.20 %
 Burmese 5,000 31,548,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.09 % 0.07 %
 Cham, Western 242,000 295,000 Cham, Western Islam 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Chong 1,500 2,100 Chong Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Language Unknown Buddhism 3.13 % 1.60 %
English-Speaking, general 2,200 43,000 English Christianity 84.00 % 25.00 %
 Eurasian 13,000 1,789,000 French Christianity 50.00 % 3.00 %
 French 1,600 49,054,000 French Christianity 76.00 % 0.50 %
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 10,000 77,482,000 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.40 %
 Han Chinese, Hainanese 13,000 6,429,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.40 %
 Han Chinese, Hakka 8,200 42,839,000 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.55 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 2,000 859,378,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.40 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan 5,100 56,222,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.55 %
 Han Chinese, Teochew 185,000 1,697,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 1.40 % 0.40 %
 Jarai 24,000 280,000 Jarai Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 5.00 %
 Kaco, Kachok 4,000 4,000 Kaco' Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 5.00 %
 Kampuchea Krom 269,000 269,000 Khmer, Central Buddhism 1.20 % 0.60 %
Khmer Keh 5,600 5,600 Khmer, Central Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.20 %
 Khmer, Central 14,039,000 15,789,000 Khmer, Central Buddhism 3.20 % 1.70 %
 Korean 1,600 78,596,000 Korean Ethnic Religions 22.00 % 12.00 %
 Kraol 4,800 4,800 Kraol Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.10 %
Kravet 8,000 8,000 Kavet Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.10 %
 Krung 24,000 24,000 Kru'ng 2 Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.75 %
 Kui 33,000 492,000 Khmer, Central Buddhism 3.50 % 0.53 %
 Lao 22,000 3,796,000 Lao Buddhism 1.40 % 0.30 %
 Malay 17,000 10,451,000 Malay Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mel 1,600 1,600 Language Unknown Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.60 %
 Pear 1,800 1,800 Pear Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.30 %
 Rade 15,000 208,000 Rade Ethnic Religions 41.00 % 15.00 %
 Sa'och 500 500 Sa'och Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.40 %
Samre 200 200 Khmer, Central Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.00 %
Somray 5,000 5,000 Somray Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.50 %
 South Asian, general 1,700 6,878,000 Hindi Hinduism 9.00 % 2.00 %
 Stieng, Bulo 8,000 53,000 Stieng, Bulo Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 3.00 %
Suoy 1,600 1,600 Suoy Ethnic Religions 1.50 % 1.50 %
 T'moan 700 700 Kraol Christianity 51.00 % 0.40 %
 Tampuan 36,000 36,000 Tampuan Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 1.00 %
 Thai, Central 3,200 19,957,000 Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.15 %
 Vietnamese 791,000 83,406,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 3.00 % 0.17 %
  Totals:  41 15,864,000       29   3.19 % 1.61 %  
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 42,000                
  UN Country Population (2015) 15,906,000                

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
85.1 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.6 %)
3.2 %
Ethnic Religions
5.8 %
Hinduism
0.2 %
Islam
2.2 %
Non-Religious
2.9 %
Other / Small Religions
0.6 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
76.6 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.5 %
Protestant
13.5 %
Roman Catholic
8.4 %
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 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.

Networking Possibilities

Search the Web
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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