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 Christ for the Nations
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
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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