Language:  Malay

Population of Groups Speaking

18,480,000

People Group's Primary Language

36

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
 Bangka Indonesia 412,000 Secondary Islam 0.0 % 0.5 %
Bazaar Low Malay Creole Singapore 10,000 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Belitung Indonesia 107,000 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.1 %
 Kelabit Indonesia 800 Secondary Christianity 3.0 % 60.0 %
 Kelabit Malaysia 4,900 Secondary Christianity 5.0 % 60.0 %
 Malay United Arab Emirates 27,000 Primary Islam 2.0 % 4.0 %
 Malay Australia 117,000 Primary Islam 0.3 % 0.3 %
 Malay Canada 12,000 Primary Islam 0.1 % 0.1 %
 Malay Cambodia 16,000 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Malay Comoros 900 Primary Islam 0.3 % 0.9 %
 Malay Denmark 800 Primary Islam 1.0 % 1.0 %
 Malay Indonesia 3,043,000 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Malay Japan 10,000 Primary Islam 0.2 % 0.6 %
 Malay Christmas Island 300 Primary Islam 0.5 % 0.5 %
 Malay Madagascar 28,000 Primary Islam 0.1 % 0.5 %
 Malay Mayotte 100 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Malay Maldives 300 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.9 %
 Malay Malaysia 5,761,000 Primary Islam 0.5 % 0.5 %
 Malay New Zealand 4,700 Primary Islam 0.3 % 0.9 %
 Malay Saudi Arabia 15,000 Primary Islam 0.2 % 0.8 %
 Malay Singapore 379,000 Primary Islam 0.2 % 0.6 %
 Malay Taiwan 13,000 Primary Islam 0.3 % 0.5 %
 Malay United States 19,000 Primary Islam 0.1 % 1.0 %
 Malay Yemen 55,000 Primary Islam 0.5 % 1.0 %
 Malay, East Malaysia Malaysia 277,000 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Malay, Ketapang Indonesia 193,000 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Malay, Malaysian United Kingdom 51,000 Primary Islam 0.1 % 0.5 %
 Malay, Melaju Thailand 696,000 Primary Islam 0.3 % 2.0 %
 Malay, Pontianak Indonesia 332,000 Primary Islam 0.0 % 3.0 %
 Malay, Riau Indonesia 1,952,000 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.1 %
 Malay, Riau Malaysia 114,000 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Malay, Riau Singapore 16,000 Primary Islam 0.1 % 0.3 %
 Malay, Salon Myanmar (Burma) 27,000 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Malay, Sambas Indonesia 481,000 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Malay, Sumatera Utara Indonesia 2,139,000 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.1 %
 Malaysian Ireland 3,300 Primary Islam 0.5 % 0.5 %
 Mamak Malaysia 118,000 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Orang Pantai Timur Malaysia 2,421,000 Primary Islam 0.4 % 0.5 %
 Tamiang Indonesia 43,000 Primary Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
  Totals:  39   18,480,000 (P) 37 36 (P) : 3 (S)        
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Resource in Malay Link
Scripture Bible-in-Your-Language
Scripture EasyBibles
Scripture EasyBibles
Scripture World Missionary Press Booklets
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
Film / Video General Ministry Resources
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Malay
Film / Video Malay Language Film
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Audio Recordings Fathers Love Letter
Audio Recordings Global Recordings
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
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Possible Print Bibles
Not Available
Language Alternate Names
Akit
Bahasa Daerah
Bahasa Malayu
Bahasa Melayu
coastal Jambi
Coastal Terengganu
Colloquial Malay
Informal Malay
Jugra-Muar-Melaka-Johor
Kapuas Hulu
Landak
Local Malay
Lubu
Malayu
Northwestern Kalimantan
Orang Hulu
Orang Kuala
Pahang
Riau islands
Riau islands (Sea Tribe dialects)
Riau Mainland
S
Sakai
Sanggau
Sarawak (Sarawak Malay)
Sekadau
Sintang
Southeast Island
Tamiang
Dialects
Bangka
Belitung
Bulongan
Daya
Deli
Inland Terengganu
Kelantan
Ketapang
Lengkayap
Mali
Mentuka
Paga Alam
Pontianak
Riau
Sambas
Sarawak
Sukadana
Tanjung Raja
Tebang
Tembaga
West Borneo Coast Malay
Dialect Alternate Names
Bahasa Bangka
Bulongan Malay
Deli Malay
Johor
Malay
Melayu Bangka
Melayu Sambas
Riouw-lingga
Ritok
Sarawak Malay
Siantan

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