Language:  Chinese, Min Nan

Population of Groups Speaking

65,855,000

People Group's Primary Language

27

Bible Status

Translation Need Questionable

Jesus Film

Online Bible

Gospel Recordings

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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
%
Evangelical
%
Christian
Indigenous
Han Chinese, Chaozhou France 6,400 Primary Non-Religious 6.0 % 6.0 %
 Han Chinese, Hainanese Cambodia 22,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 0.4 % 1.0 %
 Han Chinese, Hainanese China 5,835,000 Primary Non-Religious 2.2 % 4.0 %
 Han Chinese, Hainanese Malaysia 388,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 5.0 % 7.0 %
 Han Chinese, Hainanese Singapore 150,000 Primary Non-Religious 7.0 % 10.0 %
 Han Chinese, Hainanese Thailand 7,900 Primary Non-Religious 5.0 % 8.0 %
 Han Chinese, Hokkien Malaysia 1,881,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 7.5 % 10.0 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Laos 11,000 Secondary Non-Religious 5.0 % 8.0 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Myanmar (Burma) 194,000 Primary Buddhism 2.5 % 4.0 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Brunei 15,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 10.0 % 12.0 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Canada 13,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 4.0 % 10.0 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Cambodia 120,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 0.6 % 1.2 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan China 35,885,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 8.8 % 10.0 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Indonesia 1,430,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 5.0 % 35.0 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Japan 75,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 5.0 % 10.0 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan New Zealand 5,600 Primary E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 3.0 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Panama 1,200 Primary Non-Religious 5.0 % 9.0 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Philippines 1,094,000 Primary Christianity 6.0 % 83.0 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Singapore 953,000 Primary Buddhism 7.0 % 10.0 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Thailand 1,452,000 Primary Non-Religious 2.0 % 4.0 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Taiwan 13,372,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 0.9 % 1.2 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan United States 87,000 Primary Non-Religious 6.0 % 9.0 %
 Han Chinese, Shaozhou China 1,061,000 Primary Non-Religious 1.1 % 1.2 %
 Han Chinese, Teochew Cambodia 303,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 0.4 % 1.4 %
 Han Chinese, Teochew Malaysia 993,000 Primary E Ethnic Religions 5.0 % 10.0 %
 Han Chinese, Teochew Singapore 506,000 Primary Buddhism 6.0 % 10.0 %
 Han Chinese, Wu China 91,866,000 Secondary E Ethnic Religions 10.0 % 13.4 %
 Han Chinese, Xunpu China 1,200 Primary E Ethnic Religions 3.0 % 4.0 %
 She China 1,046,000 Secondary E Ethnic Religions 0.1 % 0.3 %
Siraya Taiwan 3,000 Primary Christianity 6.0 % 55.0 %
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Myanmar (Burma) 108,000 Secondary Buddhism 0.4 % 0.5 %
  Totals:  31   65,855,000 (P) 9 27 (P) : 4 (S)        
Language Alternate Names
Chaenzo
Chao-Shan (Chaozhou)
Choushan
Fujianese
Fukien
Hainan
Hainan (Hainanese)
Hokkien (Amoy)
Hokkien (Fujian)
Leizhou (Lei Hua)
Li Hua
Min Nam
Min Nan
Minnan
Qiongwen Hua
Quanzhou (Chinchew)
Sanso
Shantou (Swatow)
Southern Min
Taechew
Taiwanese (Amoy)
Techu
Teochew (Chaochow)
Teochiu
Teochow
Tiu Chiu
Tiuchiu
Wenchang
Xiamen
Xiamen (Amoy)
Zhangzhou (Changchew)
Dialects
Amoy
Chaochow
Chaozhou
Fujian
Fukienese
Hainanese
Hokkien
Kienyang
Leizhou
Longdu
Sankiang
Shantou
Taiwanese
Teochew
Zhenan Min
Dialect Alternate Names
Amoy
Chao Chow
Chaochow
Chao-shan
Formosan
Fujianese
Fukien
Hailam
Hainan
Hokkian
Hokkien
Hylam
Lei Hua
Li Hua
Qiongwen Hua
Swatow
Taiwanese
Techu
Teochew
Teochow
Tiu Chiu
Tiuchiu
Wenchang
Xiamen
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions "Questionable translation need";
New Testament 1896-1974
Complete Bible 1884-1933
 
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 Chinese, Min Nan Link
General Four Spiritual Laws
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Chinese, Min Nan
Audio Recordings Amoy Bible
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Chinese Union Version, Shangti Edition, Simplified
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Chinese Union Version, Shangti Edition, Simplified
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Chinese Union Version, Shen Edition, Simplified
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Chinese Union Version, Shen Edition, Simplified
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Revised Chinese Union Version, Traditional
Text / Printed Matter Bible: 新譯本(繁體字版)
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language

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