Language:  Japanese

Population of Groups Speaking

125,793,000

People Group's Primary Language

48

Bible Status

Complete Bible

Jesus Film

Online Bible

Gospel Recordings

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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
%
Evangelical
%
Christian
Indigenous
 Ainu Japan 15,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 20.0 %
Burakumin Japan 887,000 Primary Buddhism 0.2 % 0.5 %
 Eurasian Japan 126,000 Primary Buddhism 1.5 % 5.0 %
 Japanese United Arab Emirates 18,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese American Samoa 1,100 Primary Buddhism 1.0 % 5.0 %
 Japanese Argentina 35,000 Primary O Other / Small 1.2 % 40.0 %
 Japanese Australia 33,000 Primary Buddhism 1.6 % 5.0 %
 Japanese Bolivia 19,000 Primary Christianity 9.0 % 60.0 %
 Japanese Brazil 1,480,000 Primary Christianity 15.0 % 63.5 %
 Japanese Canada 43,000 Primary Buddhism 0.8 % 3.0 %
 Japanese Cambodia 400 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.2 %
 Japanese Sri Lanka 200 Primary O Other / Small 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Japanese Congo, Republic of the 400 Primary E Ethnic Religions 0.5 % 2.0 %
 Japanese China 6,700 Primary Buddhism 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Japanese Northern Mariana Islands 900 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Denmark 1,700 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 3.0 %
 Japanese Dominica 900 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Dominican Republic 2,100 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Czech Republic 200 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Micronesia, Federated States 900 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese France 12,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 2.0 %
 Japanese Germany 24,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Guam 2,300 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Greece 1,100 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.6 %
 Japanese China, Hong Kong 12,000 Primary Buddhism 0.3 % 1.0 %
 Japanese Indonesia 13,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 2.3 %
 Japanese Italy 600 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Japan 120,830,000 Primary Buddhism 0.3 % 1.2 %
 Japanese Korea, South 986,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Mexico 50,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 2.0 %
 Japanese Malaysia 14,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese New Zealand 14,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Paraguay 16,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Peru 147,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Panama 2,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Portugal 800 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Marshall Islands 400 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.0 %
 Japanese Philippines 4,200 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 2.0 %
 Japanese Russia 900 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Singapore 38,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.6 %
 Japanese Spain 2,300 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Switzerland 4,700 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Thailand 14,000 Primary Buddhism 0.3 % 0.5 %
 Japanese Taiwan 12,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese United Kingdom 50,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese United States 810,000 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese Vietnam 9,200 Primary Buddhism 0.5 % 1.5 %
 Japanese, Brazilian Japan 270,000 Secondary Christianity 22.0 % 95.0 %
Judeo-Japanese Japan 50,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 0.8 % 1.0 %
 Okinawan, Ryukyuan, Central Japan 977,000 Secondary Buddhism 0.2 % 2.0 %
Palauan Palau 13,000 Secondary Christianity 24.0 % 95.6 %
  Totals:  51   125,793,000 (P) 45 48 (P) : 3 (S)        
Language Alternate Names
Zu-zu-ben
Dialects
Eastern Japanese
Japanese
Western Japanese
Dialect Alternate Names
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1837-1992
New Testament 1879-1993
Complete Bible 1883-1987
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum of Bible Agencies
Gospel Go
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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Resource in Japanese Link
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
Film / Video Fathers Love Letter
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Japanese
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Christ for the Nations
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Text / Printed Matter Bible Gateway Scripture
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Biblica Japanese
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Colloquial Japanese (1955)
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter International Bible Society
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

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