Country: China

Number of People Groups

542

People Groups Unreached

445 (82.1%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

1,374,673,000

Population in Unreached

184,202,000 (13.4%)

Largest Religion

% Professing Christian

7.9%

% Evangelical

6.24%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

2.9%
(Global Rate = 2.6%)
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
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Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
 A Che 41,000 41,000 Ache Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 A'ou 2,700 2,700 A'ou Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 A-Hmao 442,000 442,000 Miao, Large Flowery Christianity 80.00 % 75.00 %
 Achang 34,000 73,000 Achang Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 7.00 %
 Achang, Husa 7,300 7,300 Achang Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 2.00 %
 Adi 1,200 51,000 Adi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Adu 8,100 8,100 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ai-Cham 3,000 3,000 Ai-Cham Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Ainu 7,500 7,500 Ainu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Akeu 11,000 16,000 Akeu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Akha 254,000 557,000 Akha Ethnic Religions 0.35 % 0.31 %
 Akto Turkmen 2,800 2,800 Uyghur Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Aling 7,100 7,100 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Alu 3,900 15,000 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Alugu 3,500 3,500 Alugu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Aluo 27,000 27,000 Aluo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Amdo, Hbrogpa 727,000 727,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 %
 Amdo, Rongba 158,000 158,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Amdo, Rongmahbrogpa 183,000 183,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.10 % 0.10 %
 Amdo, Rtahu 98,000 98,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ami 2,000 206,000 Amis Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Angku 8,000 8,000 Kon Keu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Anglo-Australian 77,000 18,364,000 English Christianity 81.00 % 35.00 %
 Ani 107,000 107,000 Axi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ao Biao 17,000 17,000 Biao-Jiao Mien Ethnic Religions 0.40 % 0.40 %
 Aoka 321,000 321,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.70 %
 Apu 3,200 3,200 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Asahei 11,000 11,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ati 16,000 16,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.20 %
 Awu, Northern 4,500 4,500 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Awu, Southeastern 31,000 31,000 Awu Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.41 %
 Axi 100,000 100,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.08 %
 Ayi, Anong 2,800 14,000 Anong Christianity 59.00 % 50.00 %
 Ayizi 2,100 2,100 Ayizi Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.50 %
 Azha 57,000 57,000 Azha Ethnic Religions 0.08 % 0.08 %
 Azhe 63,000 63,000 Azhe Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.07 %
 Azong 1,300 1,300 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baheng 47,000 55,000 Pa-Hng Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baheng, Lipeng 6,500 6,500 Pa-Hng Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bai 430,000 430,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism 2.80 % 2.80 %
 Bai Yi 27,000 27,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bai, Northern 13,000 13,000 Bai, Panyi Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.40 %
 Baihong 244,000 244,000 Honi Ethnic Religions 2.80 % 2.70 %
 Baima 17,000 17,000 Baima Ethnic Religions 2.20 % 2.00 %
 Ban Yao 35,000 35,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baonuo 32,000 32,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.40 % 0.30 %
 Bei 860,000 860,000 Bai, Central Ethnic Religions 0.05 % 0.04 %
 Beidalao 25,000 25,000 Pa-Hng Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Beidongnuo 500 500 Miao, Northern Qiandong Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bela 4,800 4,800 Pela Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 13.51 %
 Ben 1,400 1,400 Wa, Vo Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.00 %
Biao 130,000 130,000 Biao Ethnic Religions 1.50 % 1.00 %
 Biao Mien 33,000 33,000 Biao Mon Ethnic Religions 0.09 % 0.08 %
 Biao Mien, Shikou 13,000 13,000 Biao-Jiao Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Biao-Jiao Mien 66,000 66,000 Biao-Jiao Mien Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.10 %
 Bit 800 3,200 Bit Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Biyo 154,000 154,000 Biyo Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 9.00 %
 Bogol 1,400 1,400 Daur Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bokha 12,000 12,000 Bokha Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.05 %
 Bolozi 2,700 2,700 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bonan 12,000 12,000 Bonan Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bonan, Tongren 7,100 7,100 Bonan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bouyei 2,764,000 2,766,000 Bouyei Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.17 %
 British 39,000 51,406,000 English Christianity 70.00 % 7.00 %
 Budo 14,000 14,000 Biyo Ethnic Religions 19.00 % 18.90 %
 Bugan 2,900 2,900 Bugan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bulang 103,000 119,000 Blang Buddhism 0.06 % 0.06 %
Bumang 300 300 Bumang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bunan 2,100 2,100 Gahri Buddhism 0.20 % 0.20 %
 Bunu 419,000 419,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bunun 1,500 59,000 Bunun Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.30 %
 Bunuo 22,000 22,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Buriat, Chinese 165,000 165,000 Buriat, China Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 %
 Burmese 26,000 32,284,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Buyang, Baha 700 700 Buyang, Baha Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Buyang, E'ma 600 600 Buyang, E'ma Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Buyang, Langnian 300 300 Buyang, Langnian Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Cai 33,000 33,000 Gelao, Green Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.50 %
 Cao Lan 50,000 239,000 Cao Lan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Chadong 22,000 22,000 Chadong Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Changpao 6,600 6,600 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Chesu 3,600 3,600 Chesu Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.50 %
 Chrame 49,000 49,000 Pumi, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Chuanlan 387,000 387,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 %
 Chuanqing 982,000 982,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 %
 Cun 95,000 95,000 Cun Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 1.00 %
 Daizhan 13,000 13,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Daur 193,000 193,000 Daur Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 1.20 %
 Daur, Western 7,300 7,300 Daur Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 De'ang, Pale 11,000 314,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.12 % 0.12 %
 De'ang, Rumai 6,100 6,100 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Deaf Unknown Unknown Chinese Sign Language Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 1.90 %
 Deng, Darang 11,000 11,000 Digaro-Mishmi Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.12 %
 Depo 7,900 7,900 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 14.00 %
 Derung 14,000 14,000 Drung Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 21.32 %
 Dianbao 14,000 14,000 Zhuang, Yang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Diao 2,700 2,700 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Digao 29,000 29,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dong, Northern 576,000 576,000 Dong, Northern Ethnic Religions 0.12 % 0.10 %
 Dong, Southern 1,224,000 1,224,000 Dong, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.07 % 0.07 %
 Dongnu 302,000 302,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dongxiang 623,000 623,000 Dongxiang Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Doupo 800 800 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Duoluo 2,800 2,800 Duoluo Ethnic Religions 2.50 % 2.50 %
Duota 15,000 15,000 Hani Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.52 %
 E 43,000 43,000 E Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Eka 3,300 3,300 Lahu Ethnic Religions 0.80 % 0.78 %
 Enipu 21,000 21,000 Lolopo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Enu 26,000 26,000 Enu Ethnic Religions 2.90 % 2.87 %
 Ergong 51,000 51,000 Horpa Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Ersu 43,000 43,000 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Eurasian 718,000 1,807,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.71 %
 Evenki, Aoluguya 400 39,000 Evenki Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ewenki, Solon 34,000 34,000 Evenki Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Fuma 1,000 1,000 Foma Ethnic Religions 2.60 % 2.33 %
 Ga Mong 70,000 70,000 Miao, Chuanqiandian Cluster Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gaiji 40,000 40,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gaisu, Southern 48,000 48,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.00 %
 Gaisu, Western 1,300 1,300 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gao 3,500 3,500 Qau Ethnic Religions 7.50 % 6.80 %
 Ge 133,000 133,000 Ge Ethnic Religions 0.12 % 0.10 %
 Gelao 569,000 569,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 4.20 % 2.60 %
 Gepo, Eastern 81,000 81,000 Gepo Ethnic Religions 0.60 % 0.60 %
 Gepo, Western 8,300 8,300 Gepo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gese 16,000 16,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gesu 16,000 16,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gha-Mu 140,000 140,000 Miao, Small Flowery Christianity 80.00 % 50.00 %
 Ghao-Xong, Eastern 133,000 133,000 Miao, Eastern Xiangxi Ethnic Religions 3.50 % 0.97 %
 Ghao-Xong, Western 1,366,000 1,366,000 Miao, Western Xiangxi Ethnic Religions 0.60 % 0.38 %
 Giay, Nhang 338,000 405,000 Bouyei Ethnic Religions 0.40 % 0.18 %
 Golog 163,000 163,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 %
 Gouzou 5,200 5,200 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 4.88 %
 Groma 19,000 19,000 Groma Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Guaigun 500 500 Language unknown Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Guiqiong 12,000 12,000 Guiqiong Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Guopu 110,000 110,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 18.00 %
 Hagei 3,000 3,000 Gelao, Red Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hakka, Hainan Island 2,400 2,400 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 66,402,000 77,696,000 Chinese, Yue Non-Religious 5.00 % 3.50 %
 Han Chinese, Dan 4,891,000 4,891,000 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.35 %
 Han Chinese, Gan 41,051,000 41,051,000 Chinese, Gan Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 6.50 %
 Han Chinese, Hainanese 5,855,000 6,440,000 Chinese, Min Nan Non-Religious 4.00 % 2.20 %
 Han Chinese, Hakka 35,578,000 42,846,000 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 2.10 % 2.00 %
 Han Chinese, Hui'an 177,000 177,000 Chinese, Min Dong Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 4.20 %
 Han Chinese, Huizhou 5,230,000 5,230,000 Chinese, Huizhou Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 5.00 %
 Han Chinese, Jin 61,937,000 61,937,000 Chinese, Jinyu Non-Religious 8.00 % 6.00 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 843,460,000 858,337,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 8.60 % 6.90 %
 Han Chinese, Min Bei 2,917,000 3,342,000 Chinese, Min Bei Non-Religious 10.00 % 8.80 %
 Han Chinese, Min Dong 10,017,000 10,371,000 Chinese, Min Dong Non-Religious 10.00 % 9.10 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan 36,010,000 56,475,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.80 %
 Han Chinese, Min Zhong 3,525,000 3,525,000 Chinese, Min Zhong Non-Religious 5.00 % 4.59 %
 Han Chinese, Pinghua 2,779,000 2,779,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 5.00 % 3.60 %
 Han Chinese, Puxian 2,998,000 3,055,000 Chinese, Pu-Xian Non-Religious 5.00 % 4.40 %
 Han Chinese, Shaojiang 991,000 991,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 4.30 % 3.70 %
 Han Chinese, Shaozhou 1,065,000 1,065,000 Chinese, Min Nan Non-Religious 1.20 % 1.05 %
 Han Chinese, Waxiang 364,000 364,000 Waxianghua Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.22 %
 Han Chinese, Wu 92,186,000 92,293,000 Chinese, Wu Ethnic Religions 13.40 % 10.00 %
 Han Chinese, Xiang 38,312,000 38,420,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 2.50 % 2.00 %
 Han Chinese, Xunpu 1,200 1,200 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 3.00 %
 Han Tai 56,000 56,000 Lu Buddhism 0.70 % 0.70 %
 Hani 742,000 767,000 Hani Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.30 %
 Haoni 154,000 154,000 Honi Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 5.00 %
 Hdzanggur 5,400 5,400 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hezhen 4,800 17,000 Nanai Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 2.00 %
 Hkauri Unknown Unknown Jingpho Christianity 80.00 % 50.00 %
 Hmong Be 1,300 1,300 Miao, Large Flowery Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hmong Bua 66,000 93,000 Miao, Chuanqiandian Cluster Ethnic Religions 1.60 % 1.60 %
 Hmong Daw 299,000 1,182,000 Hmong Daw Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.50 %
 Hmong Dlex Nchab 21,000 21,000 Hmong Daw Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hmong Dou 4,100 4,100 Miao, Large Flowery Ethnic Religions 11.00 % 9.46 %
 Hmong Leng 319,000 319,000 Hmong Daw Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.20 %
 Hmong Njua 54,000 750,000 Hmong Njua Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.95 %
 Hmong Shua, Sinicized 346,000 348,000 Sinicized Miao Ethnic Religions 2.50 % 1.80 %
 Hmu, Eastern 582,000 582,000 Miao, Eastern Qiandong Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.22 %
 Hmu, Northern 2,050,000 2,050,000 Miao, Northern Qiandong Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.25 %
 Hmu, Southern 831,000 831,000 Miao, Southern Qiandong Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.06 %
 Hongjin Tai 95,000 95,000 Tai Hongjin Ethnic Religions 1.50 % 1.40 %
 Hu 1,100 1,100 Hu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Huayao Tai 89,000 89,000 Lu Buddhism 0.30 % 0.29 %
 Hui 13,446,000 13,687,000 Chinese, Mandarin Islam 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Indonesian 11,000 6,676,000 Indonesian Christianity 51.00 % 45.45 %
 Iu Mien 1,263,000 1,624,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.15 %
 Iu Mien, Changping 29,000 29,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Iu Mien, Hunan 218,000 218,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Iu Mien, Luoxiang 4,900 4,900 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.39 %
 Japanese 6,800 124,775,000 Japanese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jiarong, Chabao 18,000 18,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jiarong, Guanyingqiao 7,800 7,800 Lavrung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jiarong, Shangzhai 5,100 5,100 sTodsde Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jiarong, Sidabao 6,900 6,900 Lavrung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jiarong, Situ 202,000 202,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.03 % 0.03 %
 Jiasou 39,000 39,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jing, Vietnamese 23,000 84,972,000 Vietnamese Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.15 %
 Jino 11,000 11,000 Jinuo, Youle Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.00 %
 Jino, Buyuan 1,600 1,600 Jinuo, Buyuan Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.59 %
 Kachin Jingpo 34,000 1,110,000 Jingpho Christianity 54.00 % 27.13 %
 Kado 193,000 198,000 Kaduo Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 32.55 %
 Kalmyk, Torgut 188,000 633,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kangjia 2,100 2,100 Kangjia Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kathu 5,400 5,400 Kathu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Katso 8,100 8,100 Katso Ethnic Religions 0.05 % 0.05 %
 Kawa, Vo 91,000 92,000 Wa, Vo Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.20 %
 Kazak, Qinghai 3,700 3,700 Kazakh Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kazakh 1,823,000 14,342,000 Kazakh Islam 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Keji 2,500 2,500 Tibetan, Central Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kemei 1,600 1,600 Kemiehua Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Keriya 700 700 Uyghur Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Khampa Tibetan 1,563,000 1,565,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 %
 Khampa, Northern 148,000 148,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 %
 Khampa, Western 261,000 261,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
Khlula 34,000 34,000 Khlula Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Khmer 1,000 15,967,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.50 %
 Khmu 1,900 838,000 Khmu Ethnic Religions 0.90 % 0.71 %
 Khmu, Puman 22,000 22,000 U Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kim Mun 328,000 544,000 Kim Mun Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.12 %
 Kiong Nai 2,400 2,400 Bunu, Jiongnai Ethnic Religions 4.50 % 4.50 %
 Kong Ge 1,800 1,800 Kon Keu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Korean 2,511,000 80,517,000 Korean Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 14.00 %
 Kua-nsi 5,300 5,300 Kua-nsi Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 %
Kuamasi 1,100 1,100 Kuamasi Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.50 %
 Kuan, Khuen 1,600 16,000 Khuen Buddhism 0.10 % 0.10 %
 Kucong 43,000 51,000 Kucong Buddhism 2.00 % 1.24 %
 Kyakala 2,900 2,900 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kyerung 8,200 11,000 Kyerung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kyrgyz 233,000 4,863,000 Kyrgyz Islam 0.20 % 0.18 %
 Laba 295,000 295,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.22 %
 Labapo 8,200 8,200 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lachi 2,500 11,000 Lachi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ladakhi 3,400 3,700 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lagou 7,800 7,800 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 35.00 %
 Lahu 307,000 581,000 Lahu Christianity 55.00 % 33.00 %
 Lahu Shi 126,000 212,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism 10.00 % 2.00 %
 Lahuli, Tinan 3,100 5,400 Tinani Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Laka 7,800 7,800 Nuosu Christianity 41.00 % 32.52 %
 Lakkia 14,000 14,000 Lakkia Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lalu, Xinping 50,000 50,000 Lalu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.30 %
 Lalu, Xuzhang 5,200 5,200 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lalu, Yangliu 48,000 48,000 Lalu, Western Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Laluo, Jiantou 39,000 39,000 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.07 %
 Laluo, Mishaba 671,000 671,000 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.10 %
 Lama 1,300 2,000 Bai, Lama Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 %
 Lami 130,000 130,000 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 2.50 % 1.99 %
Lamu 2,000 2,000 Lamu Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 2.00 %
Lang'e 2,200 2,200 Lang'e Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Laomian 5,300 5,300 Laomian Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.30 %
 Laowu 23,000 23,000 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lashi 2,400 37,000 Lacid Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 15.00 %
 Lawa 105,000 105,000 Awa Buddhism 20.00 % 18.00 %
 Lawu 25,000 25,000 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.05 %
 Lemo 2,700 2,700 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lesu 19,000 19,000 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.03 %
 Lhoba, Bogar 4,200 4,200 Adi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lhoba, Yidu 10,000 10,000 Idu-Mishmi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lhomi 1,700 4,600 Lhomi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Li, Bendi 79,000 79,000 Hlai Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.03 %
 Li, Ha 687,000 687,000 Hlai Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.11 %
 Li, Jiamao 92,000 92,000 Jiamao Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.07 %
 Li, Meifu 53,000 53,000 Hlai Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.03 %
 Li, Qi 314,000 314,000 Hlai Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
 Limi 37,000 37,000 Limi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Limin 99,000 99,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.13 %
 Lingao 672,000 672,000 Lingao Ethnic Religions 1.10 % 0.85 %
 Linghua 27,000 27,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lipo, Eastern 114,000 114,000 Lipo Christianity 67.00 % 50.00 %
 Lipo, Western 181,000 181,000 Lipo Ethnic Religions 1.50 % 1.00 %
 Lisu 903,000 1,295,000 Lisu Christianity 80.00 % 45.00 %
 Liude 1,900 1,900 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Liujia 4,800 4,800 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Liwu 5,400 5,400 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Long 1,700 1,700 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Longjia 4,000 4,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 4.50 % 3.80 %
Lopi 5,500 5,500 Lopi Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 15.00 %
 Lopi, Shuitian 19,000 19,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 0.70 % 0.33 %
 Lu, Lu Ren 6,000 6,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Luoluopo, Central 449,000 449,000 Lolopo Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.06 %
 Luoluopo, Southeastern 46,000 46,000 Nisi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Luoluopo, Southern 246,000 246,000 Lolopo, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.05 %
 Luowu 29,000 29,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Luzu 1,200 1,200 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Malimasa 600 600 Naxi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mang 600 4,700 Mang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Manmet 1,700 1,700 Man Met Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Manyak 2,300 2,300 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Maonan 104,000 104,000 Maonan Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 5.81 %
 Maru 32,000 153,000 Lhao Vo Christianity 79.00 % 30.00 %
 Meng 5,200 5,200 Hani Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 4.89 %
 Mengwu 24,000 24,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Menia 1,600 1,600 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Baishi 17,000 17,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Changshu 20,000 20,000 Miao, Chuanqiandian Cluster Ethnic Religions 3.40 % 1.90 %
 Miao, Chuan 196,000 196,000 Hmong Daw Ethnic Religions 5.50 % 1.50 %
 Miao, Enshi 666,000 666,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.06 %
 Miao, Guiyang Northern 141,000 141,000 Miao, Northern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.90 %
 Miao, Guiyang Northwestern 10,000 10,000 Miao, Northern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Guiyang South Central 5,800 5,800 Miao, Southern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Guiyang Southern 47,000 47,000 Miao, Southern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.00 %
 Miao, Guiyang Southwestern 117,000 117,000 Miao, Southwestern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.00 %
 Miao, Horned 82,000 82,000 Miao, Horned Ethnic Religions 5.20 % 5.00 %
 Miao, Hua 770,000 774,000 Miao, Chuanqiandian Cluster Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.17 %
 Miao, Huishui Central 66,000 66,000 Miao, Central Huishui Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.58 %
 Miao, Huishui Eastern 23,000 23,000 Miao, Eastern Huishui Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.28 %
 Miao, Huishui Northern 117,000 117,000 Miao, Northern Huishui Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.06 %
 Miao, Huishui Southwestern 94,000 94,000 Miao, Southwestern Huishui Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Liupanshui 66,000 66,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 2.00 %
 Miao, Luobohe 101,000 101,000 Miao, Luopohe Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Mashan Central 119,000 119,000 Miao, Central Mashan Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.25 %
 Miao, Mashan Northern 59,000 59,000 Miao, Northern Mashan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Mashan Southern 17,000 17,000 Miao, Southern Mashan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Mashan Western 23,000 23,000 Miao, Western Mashan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Micha 32,000 32,000 Miqie Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Michi 38,000 38,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 2.69 %
 Miguba Unknown Unknown Adi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miju Mishmi 14,000 15,000 Miju-Mishmi Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Mili 30,000 30,000 Mili Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ming 15,000 15,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Minglang 2,000 2,000 Sani Christianity 50.00 % 26.67 %
 Minyak 26,000 26,000 Muya Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mixisu 6,500 6,500 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mjuniang 55,000 55,000 Cao Miao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mo 14,000 14,000 Mak Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.16 %
Moji 7,000 7,000 Moji Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Monba, Cona 44,000 110,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Monba, Medog 8,100 8,100 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mongol 7,424,000 7,581,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.80 % 0.40 %
 Mongol, Alxa 28,000 28,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mongol, Khalka 68,000 2,165,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.25 % 0.19 %
 Mongol, Khamnigan 2,500 3,100 Evenki Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mongol, Sichuan 35,000 35,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.10 % 0.02 %
 Mongour 50,000 50,000 Tu Buddhism 0.03 % 0.00 %
 Mosuo 56,000 56,000 Narua Buddhism 5.00 % 4.00 %
 Mozhihei 6,500 6,500 Tujia, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Muda 3,000 3,000 Muda Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Muji, Northern 15,000 15,000 Muji, Northern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Muji, Qila 1,600 1,600 Muji, Qila Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 %
 Muji, Southern 28,000 28,000 Muji, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.04 %
 Mulao 222,000 222,000 Mulam Ethnic Religions 0.80 % 0.78 %
 Mulao Jia 39,000 39,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Muzi 11,000 11,000 Muzi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Naheng 1,500 1,500 Naxi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Naisu 63,000 63,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 4.07 %
 Naju 1,900 1,900 Naxi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Naluo 48,000 48,000 Naluo Ethnic Religions 32.00 % 26.00 %
 Namuyi 8,600 8,600 Namuyi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nanjingren 160,000 160,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 7.50 % 6.80 %
 Naru 15,000 15,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Naruo 15,000 15,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nasu, Eastern 269,000 269,000 Yi, Wuding-Luquan Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 29.02 %
 Nasu, Jinghong 23,000 23,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.54 %
 Nasu, Panxian 368,000 368,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.72 %
 Nasu, Southern 134,000 134,000 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.12 % 0.10 %
 Nasu, Wusa 316,000 316,000 Nasu, Wumeng Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 24.14 %
 Naxi 330,000 330,000 Naxi Ethnic Religions 0.80 % 0.07 %
 Naxi, Northern 3,300 3,300 Naxi Buddhism 4.00 % 0.20 %
 Naza 1,700 1,700 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Neisu 21,000 21,000 Hani Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.40 %
 Neisu, Da Hei 8,200 8,200 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Neisu, Xiao Hei 9,600 9,600 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.13 %
 Niesu, Central 16,000 16,000 Nisu, Southwestern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nisu, Jianshui 226,000 226,000 Nisu, Southern Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.20 %
Nisu, Northwestern 26,000 26,000 Nisu, Northwestern Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.50 %
 Nisu, Xinping 252,000 252,000 Nisu, Northern Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.51 %
 Nisu, Yuanyang 260,000 260,000 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 1.50 % 0.72 %
 Nosu, Butuo 268,000 268,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.05 %
 Nosu, Mangbu 84,000 84,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.50 %
 Nosu, Shengzha 1,300,000 1,300,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.40 %
 Nosu, Shuixi 299,000 299,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.40 %
 Nosu, Tianba 107,000 107,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nosu, Xiaoliangshan 534,000 534,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.05 %
 Nosu, Yinuo 654,000 654,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.05 % 0.00 %
 Nu 13,000 15,000 Nusu Ethnic Religions 17.00 % 11.00 %
 Nubra 700 700 Ladakhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Numao 2,300 2,300 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nunu 62,000 62,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Olot 3,100 3,100 Kalmyk-Oirat Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ongkor Unknown Unknown Evenki Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Oroqen 11,000 11,000 Oroqen Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.33 %
Pa Di 1,000 1,400 Pa Di Non-Religious 4.00 % 1.00 %
 Paiwan 700 99,000 Paiwan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Palaung, Shwe 7,800 239,000 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Palyu 15,000 15,000 Bolyu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pana 5,100 5,600 Phana' Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Parsee 5,600 166,000 Parsi Other / Small 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Paxi 1,400 1,400 Lu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pengzi 300 300 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Phala 13,000 13,000 Phala Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.30 %
 Phola 14,000 14,000 Phola Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.10 %
Phola, Alo 500 500 Phola, Alo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Pholo 34,000 34,000 Pholo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Phowa, Ani 10,000 10,000 Phowa, Ani Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 %
 Phowa, Hlepho 50,000 50,000 Phowa, Hlepho Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 10.00 %
Phowa, Labo 21,000 21,000 Phowa, Labo Ethnic Religions 0.40 % 0.20 %
Phula 7,000 19,000 Phula Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.02 %
Phuma 8,600 8,600 Phuma Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Phupa 3,200 3,200 Phupa Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Phupha 1,500 1,500 Phupha Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 %
Phuza 6,400 6,400 Phuza Ethnic Religions 0.40 % 0.20 %
 Pingdi 1,440,000 1,440,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.04 %
 Poluo 32,000 32,000 Pholo Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.04 %
 Popei 6,400 6,400 Lolopo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pumi 49,000 49,000 Pumi, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.08 %
 Purik 700 48,000 Purik Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Puroik 400 5,800 Puroik Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pusha 6,800 6,800 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qabiao, Pubiao 500 1,300 Qabiao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qanu 15,000 15,000 Miao, Northern Qiandong Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qiang, Cimulin 17,000 17,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Qiang, Dajishan 12,000 12,000 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qiang, Heihu 27,000 27,000 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.80 % 0.73 %
 Qiang, Jiaochang 32,000 32,000 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.30 %
 Qiang, Longxi 5,500 5,500 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qiang, Luhua 24,000 24,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Qiang, Mawo 20,000 20,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Qiang, Mianchi 26,000 26,000 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.74 %
 Qiang, Sanlong 25,000 25,000 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qiang, Taoping 8,200 8,200 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qiang, Yadu 38,000 38,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Qiangyi 13,000 13,000 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qixingmin 5,800 5,800 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Queyu 11,000 11,000 Queyu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rao 13,000 13,000 Rao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Rawang 700 73,000 Rawang Christianity 60.00 % 50.00 %
 Riang 2,000 17,000 Riang Lang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Russian 22,000 134,082,000 Russian Christianity 55.00 % 0.50 %
 Salar 146,000 146,000 Salar Islam 0.02 % 0.00 %
 Samadu, Eastern 800 800 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.63 %
 Samadu, Western 9,800 9,800 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Saman 3,200 3,200 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Samatao 2,900 2,900 Samatao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Samei 22,000 22,000 Samei Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 1.10 %
 Samtao 200 15,000 Samtao Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sanda 1,400 1,400 Language unknown Ethnic Religions 1.40 % 1.36 %
Sangkong 2,100 2,100 Sangkong Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 2.00 %
 Sani 135,000 135,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.15 %
 Sanie 8,600 8,600 Sanie Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.39 %
 Sanqiao 6,800 6,800 Dong, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sansu 16,000 16,000 Hlersu Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.24 %
 She 1,049,000 1,049,000 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.12 %
 Shenzhou 4,800 4,800 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 4.20 % 3.80 %
 Sherpa 1,200 166,000 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Shixing 3,500 3,500 Shixing Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Shui 322,000 322,000 Sui Ethnic Religions 0.28 % 0.25 %
 Shui, Yunnan 12,000 12,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.20 %
 Sogwo Arig 48,000 48,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sonaga 2,100 2,100 Sonaga Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.00 %
 Suan 300 300 Lalo, Central Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Subei 2,947,000 2,947,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 6.50 % 6.00 %
 Suodi 240,000 240,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.11 %
 Ta'er 1,300 1,300 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tagu 4,500 4,500 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tai Dam 44,000 902,000 Tai Dam Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
 Tai Kao 15,000 458,000 Tai Don Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tai Khang 41,000 66,000 Kang Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 %
 Tai Lue 787,000 1,077,000 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.33 %
 Tai Man, Shan 700 4,697,000 Shan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan 479,000 707,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 %
 Tai Pong 115,000 115,000 Tai Nua Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.22 %
 Tai Ya 65,000 66,000 Tai Ya Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tajik, Sarikoli 43,000 43,000 Sarikoli Islam 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Talu 15,000 15,000 Talu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tanglang 1,300 1,300 Tanglang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tatar 8,000 6,363,000 Tatar Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tatar, Khakass 800 75,000 Khakas Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tay 166,000 1,986,000 Tay Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 1.20 %
 Tebbu 25,000 25,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Teleut Unknown 2,800 Altai, Northern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Thami 600 31,000 Thangmi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Thopho 500 500 Thopho Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tibetan Gtsang 742,000 800,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Tibetan, Boyu 4,200 4,200 Tibetan, Central Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.15 %
 Tibetan, Central 920,000 1,069,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Tibetan, Deqen 119,000 119,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 2.00 % 0.04 %
 Tibetan, Jone 166,000 166,000 Choni Buddhism 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Tibetan, Nghari 62,000 62,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tibetan, Shangri La 101,000 101,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 3.50 % 0.10 %
 Tibetan, Shanyan 25,000 25,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Tibetan, Tseku 14,000 14,000 Tseku Ethnic Religions 0.90 % 0.60 %
 Tibetan, Zhugqu 48,000 48,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tu 254,000 254,000 Tu Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Tuerke 300 300 Ili Turki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tujia 9,491,000 9,491,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 1.10 % 1.00 %
 Tulao 5,100 5,100 Rukai Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tushu 6,500 6,500 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 7.90 %
 Tusu 41,000 41,000 Lalo, Central Ethnic Religions 0.14 % 0.06 %
 Tuva 4,200 275,000 Tuva Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tuwo 1,300 1,300 Lisu Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 9.43 %
 Utsat 8,200 8,200 Tsat Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Uyghur 11,518,000 11,900,000 Uyghur Islam 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Uygur, Lop Nur 43,000 43,000 Uyghur Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Uygur, Taklimakan 300 300 Uyghur Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Uygur, Yutian 69,000 69,000 Uyghur Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Uzbek, Northern 21,000 27,555,000 Uzbek, Northern Islam 0.50 % 0.29 %
 Wa 375,000 846,000 Wa, Parauk Ethnic Religions 19.00 % 8.00 %
 Wakhi 13,000 115,000 Wakhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Woni 137,000 137,000 Hani Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 3.63 %
 Wopu 3,900 3,900 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Wumeng 50,000 50,000 Nasu, Wumeng Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.90 %
 Wunai 13,000 13,000 Bunu, Wunai Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Wutun 3,100 3,100 Wutunhua Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Xi 1,700 1,700 Miao, Luopohe Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Xialusi 3,900 3,900 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Xiandao 300 300 Achang Christianity 95.00 % 50.00 %
 Xiangcheng 14,000 14,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Xiangtang 105,000 105,000 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 0.12 % 0.12 %
 Xibe 230,000 230,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 0.50 % 0.22 %
 Xibe, Western 55,000 55,000 Xibe Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.47 %
 Xijima 39,000 39,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Xiqi 17,000 17,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.07 %
 Xiuba 1,200 1,200 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yakut 2,800 483,000 Yakut Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yanghuang 15,000 15,000 T'en Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yerong 400 400 Yerong Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yiche 24,000 24,000 Hani Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.51 %
 Yizi 2,900 2,900 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yongchun 17,000 17,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yonzhi 4,100 4,100 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 You Tai, Chinese Jew 2,600 2,600 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 30.00 % 25.00 %
 Youmai 2,700 2,700 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Younuo 22,000 22,000 Bunu, Younuo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yugur, Enger 5,900 5,900 Yugur, East Buddhism 1.20 % 1.00 %
 Yugur, Saragh 12,000 12,000 Yugur, West Buddhism 0.50 % 0.50 %
 Za 800 800 Zakhring Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Zaiwa 117,000 153,000 Zaiwa Ethnic Religions 0.25 % 0.22 %
 Zaomin 46,000 46,000 Dzao Min Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.56 %
 Zauzou 3,700 3,700 Zauzou Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 3.37 %
 Zhaba 8,300 8,300 Zhaba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Zhuang, Central Hongshuihe 1,161,000 1,161,000 Zhuang, Central Hongshuihe Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 %
 Zhuang, Dai 107,000 107,000 Zhuang, Dai Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
 Zhuang, Eastern Hongshuihe 1,290,000 1,290,000 Zhuang, Eastern Hongshuihe Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 %
 Zhuang, Guibei 1,612,000 1,612,000 Zhuang, Guibei Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 %
 Zhuang, Guibian 1,075,000 1,075,000 Zhuang, Guibian Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 %
Zhuang, Lianshan 46,000 46,000 Zhuang, Lianshan Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
 Zhuang, Liujiang 1,677,000 1,677,000 Zhuang, Liujiang Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 %
 Zhuang, Liuqian 401,000 401,000 Zhuang, Liuqian Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 %
Zhuang, Minz 178,000 178,000 Zhuang, Minz Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Zhuang, Nong 535,000 535,000 Zhuang, Nong Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
 Zhuang, Qiubei 216,000 216,000 Zhuang, Qiubei Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 %
 Zhuang, Yang 809,000 809,000 Zhuang, Yang Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
 Zhuang, Yongbei 2,128,000 2,128,000 Zhuang, Yongbei Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 %
 Zhuang, Yongnan 2,006,000 2,018,000 Zhuang, Yongnan Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
Zhuang, Youjiang 974,000 974,000 Zhuang, Youjiang Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 %
 Zhuang, Zuojiang 1,679,000 2,098,000 Zhuang, Zuojiang Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
 Zokhuo 17,000 17,000 Zokhuo Ethnic Religions 0.90 % 0.60 %
  Totals:  542 1,374,673,000       445   7.86 % 6.24 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 13,560,000              
  UN Country Population (2017) 1,388,233,000              
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Bai, Panyi bfc 1 1
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Baima bqh 1 1
Biao byk 1 1
Biao Mon bmt 1 1
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Bit bgk 1 1
Biyo byo 2 0
Blang blr 1 1 Bible Portions
Bokha ybk 1 1
Bolyu ply 1 1
Bonan peh 2 2
Bouyei pcc 2 2
Bugan bbh 1 1
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Bunu, Bu-Nao bwx 7 7
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Bunu, Younuo buh 1 1
Bunun bnn 1 1 Complete Bible
Buriat, China bxu 1 1
Burmese mya 1 1 Complete Bible
Buyang, Baha yha 1 1
Buyang, E'ma yzg 1 1
Buyang, Langnian yln 1 1
Cao Lan mlc 1 1
Cao Miao cov 1 1
Chadong cdy 1 1
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Chinese Sign Language csl 1 0
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Chinese, Mandarin cmn 45 32 Complete Bible
Chinese, Min Bei mnp 1 0 New Testament
Chinese, Min Dong cdo 2 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Min Nan nan 4 1 Complete Bible
Chinese, Min Zhong czo 1 0
Chinese, Pu-Xian cpx 1 0 Complete Bible
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Chinese, Yue yue 2 1 Complete Bible
Choni cda 1 1
Cun cuq 1 1
Daur dta 3 3
Digaro-Mishmi mhu 1 1
Dong, Northern doc 1 1
Dong, Southern kmc 2 2 New Testament
Dongxiang sce 1 1
Drung duu 1 0
Duoluo giw 1 0
Dzao Min bpn 1 1
E eee 1 1
English eng 2 0 Complete Bible
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Evenki evn 4 4 Bible Portions
Foma fom 1 0
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Jiamao jio 1 1
Jiarong jya 2 2
Jingpho kac 2 0 Complete Bible
Jinuo, Buyuan jiy 1 1
Jinuo, Youle jiu 1 1
Kaduo ktp 1 0
Kalmyk-Oirat xal 3 3 New Testament
Kang kyp 1 1
Kangjia kxs 1 1
Kathu ykt 1 1
Katso kaf 1 1
Kazakh kaz 2 2 Complete Bible
Kemiehua kfj 1 1
Khakas kjh 1 1 New Testament
Khlula ykl 1 1
Khmer khm 1 1 Complete Bible
Khmu kjg 1 1 Bible Portions
Khuen khf 1 1
Kim Mun mji 1 1
Kon Keu kkn 2 2
Korean kor 1 0 Complete Bible
Kua-nsi ykn 1 1
Kuamasi yku 1 1
Kucong lkc 1 1
Kyerung kgy 1 1
Kyrgyz kir 1 1 Complete Bible
Lachi lbt 1 1
Lacid lsi 1 0 Complete Bible
Ladakhi lbj 2 2 Complete Bible
Lahu lhu 2 1 Complete Bible
Lahu Shi lhi 1 0 New Testament
Lakkia lbc 1 1
Lalo, Central ywt 2 2
Lalo, Dongshanba yik 7 7
Lalu, Eastern yit 1 1
Lalu, Western ywl 1 1
Lamu llh 1 0
Lang'e yne 1 1
Laomian lwm 1 1
Lavrung jiq 2 2
Lhao Vo mhx 1 0 Complete Bible
Lhomi lhm 1 1 New Testament
Limi ylm 1 1
Lingao onb 1 1
Lipo lpo 2 1 Complete Bible
Lisu lis 2 0 Complete Bible
Lolopo ycl 3 3
Lolopo, Southern ysp 1 1
Lopi lov 1 0
Lu khb 4 4 New Testament
Mak mkg 1 1
Man Met mml 1 1
Mang zng 1 1
Maonan mmd 1 0
Miao, Central Huishui hmc 1 1
Miao, Central Mashan hmm 1 1
Miao, Chuanqiandian Cluster cqd 4 4
Miao, Eastern Huishui hme 1 1
Miao, Eastern Qiandong hmq 1 1 Bible Portions
Miao, Eastern Xiangxi muq 1 1
Miao, Horned hrm 1 0
Miao, Large Flowery hmd 3 1 Complete Bible
Miao, Luopohe hml 2 2
Miao, Northern Guiyang huj 2 2
Miao, Northern Huishui hmi 1 1
Miao, Northern Mashan hmp 1 1
Miao, Northern Qiandong hea 3 3 New Testament
Miao, Small Flowery sfm 1 0
Miao, Southern Guiyang hmy 2 1
Miao, Southern Mashan hma 1 1
Miao, Southern Qiandong hms 1 1 New Testament
Miao, Southwestern Guiyang hmg 1 0
Miao, Southwestern Huishui hmh 1 1
Miao, Western Mashan hmw 1 1
Miao, Western Xiangxi mmr 1 1
Miju-Mishmi mxj 1 1
Mili ymh 1 1
Miqie yiq 1 1
Moji ymi 1 1
Mongolian, Halh khk 1 1 Complete Bible
Mongolian, Peripheral mvf 2 2 Complete Bible
Monpa, Tawang twm 1 1
Muda ymd 1 1
Muji, Northern ymx 1 1
Muji, Qila ymq 1 1
Muji, Southern ymc 1 1
Mulam mlm 1 1
Muya mvm 1 1
Muzi ymz 1 1
Naluo ylo 1 0
Namuyi nmy 1 1
Nanai gld 1 1 Bible Portions
Narua nru 1 0
Nasu, Wumeng ywu 2 0
Nasu, Wusa yig 13 8
Naxi nxq 5 5 Bible Portions
Nisi yso 1 1
Nisu, Eastern nos 8 8
Nisu, Northern yiv 1 1
Nisu, Northwestern nsf 1 1
Nisu, Southern nsd 1 1
Nisu, Southwestern nsv 1 1
Nuosu iii 21 18 Complete Bible
Nusu nuf 1 0 Bible Portions
Oroqen orh 1 1
Pa Di pdi 1 1
Pa-Hng pha 3 3
Paiwan pwn 1 1 New Testament
Palaung, Ruching pce 1 1 Complete Bible
Palaung, Rumai rbb 1 1
Palaung, Shwe pll 1 1
Parsi prp 1 1
Pela bxd 1 0
Phala ypa 1 1
Phana' phq 1 1
Phola ypg 1 1
Phola, Alo ypo 1 1
Pholo yip 2 2
Phowa, Ani ypn 1 1
Phowa, Hlepho yhl 1 0
Phowa, Labo ypb 1 1
Phula phh 1 1
Phuma ypm 1 1
Phupa ypp 1 1
Phupha yph 1 1
Phuza ypz 1 1
Pumi, Northern pmi 1 1
Pumi, Southern pmj 1 1
Purik prx 1 1 New Testament
Puroik suv 1 1
Qabiao laq 1 1
Qau gqu 1 0
Qiang, Northern cng 5 5
Qiang, Southern qxs 9 9
Queyu qvy 1 1
Rao rao 1 1 New Testament
Rawang raw 1 0 Complete Bible
Riang Lang ril 1 1 Bible Portions
Rukai dru 1 1 New Testament
Russian rus 1 0 Complete Bible
Salar slr 1 1
Samatao ysd 1 1
Samei smh 1 1
Samtao stu 1 1
Sangkong sgk 1 1
Sani ysn 11 10
Sanie ysy 1 1
Sarikoli srh 1 1
Shan shn 1 1 Complete Bible
Sherpa xsr 1 1 New Testament
Shixing sxg 1 1
Sinicized Miao hmz 1 1
Sonaga ysg 1 1
sTodsde jih 1 1
Sui swi 1 1
T'en tct 1 1
Tai Dam blt 1 1 New Testament
Tai Don twh 1 1 Bible Portions
Tai Hongjin tiz 1 1
Tai Nua tdd 2 2 Bible Portions
Tai Ya cuu 1 1 Bible Portions
Talu yta 1 1
Tanglang ytl 1 1
Tatar tat 1 1 Complete Bible
Tay tyz 1 0 Bible Portions
Thangmi thf 1 1
Thopho ytp 1 1
Tibetan, Amdo adx 9 9
Tibetan, Central bod 5 5 Complete Bible
Tibetan, Khams khg 6 6
Tinani lbf 1 1 Bible Portions
Tsat huq 1 1
Tseku tsk 1 1
Tshangla tsj 1 1 Bible Portions
Tu mjg 2 2
Tujia, Southern tjs 1 1
Tuva tyv 1 1 Complete Bible
U uuu 1 1
Unknown xxx 3 3
Uyghur uig 6 6 New Testament
Uzbek, Northern uzn 1 1 Complete Bible
Vietnamese vie 1 1 Complete Bible
Wa, Parauk prk 1 0 Complete Bible
Wa, Vo wbm 2 2 Complete Bible
Wakhi wbl 1 1 Bible Portions
Waxianghua wxa 1 1
Wutunhua wuh 1 1
Xibe sjo 1 1
Yakut sah 1 1 New Testament
Yerong yrn 1 1
Yi, Wuding-Luquan ywq 1 0 Complete Bible
Yugur, East yuy 1 1
Yugur, West ybe 1 1
Zaiwa atb 1 1 New Testament
Zakhring zkr 1 1
Zauzou zal 1 0
Zhaba zhb 1 1
Zhuang, Central Hongshuihe zch 1 1
Zhuang, Dai zhd 1 1
Zhuang, Eastern Hongshuihe zeh 1 1
Zhuang, Guibei zgb 1 1
Zhuang, Guibian zgn 1 1
Zhuang, Lianshan zln 1 1
Zhuang, Liujiang zlj 1 1
Zhuang, Liuqian zlq 1 1
Zhuang, Minz zgm 1 1
Zhuang, Nong zhn 1 1
Zhuang, Qiubei zqe 1 1
Zhuang, Yang zyg 2 2
Zhuang, Yongbei zyb 1 1 New Testament
Zhuang, Yongnan zyn 1 1
Zhuang, Youjiang zyj 1 1
Zhuang, Zuojiang zzj 1 1
Zokhuo yzk 1 1
Totals: 314 542 445   30 44 76 168 12

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
13.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 6.2 %)
7.9 %
Ethnic Religions
32.4 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
2.0 %
Non-Religious
44.8 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
90.7 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
1.2 %
Protestant
0.0 %
Roman Catholic
7.9 %
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 China. 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 China
  • Christian ministry in China
  • 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

China Statistics
People Groups 542
Unreached People Groups 445  (82.1%)
Population 1,374,673,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 0.4%
Population in Unreached 184,202,000  (13.4%)
Pioneer Workers Needed * 3,985 to 4,602
Primary Religion Non-Religious
Percent Christian Adherent 7.9%
Percent Evangelical 6.2%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 2.9%
Country Progress Level 4
Urbanization 54%
Continent Asia
Region Northeast Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Country Code CH
National Bible Society Website
Official National Language(s) Chinese, Mandarin
Literacy Rate 91%
Estimated Illiterate Population 123,721,000
Persecution Ranking 39 (1=High to 50=Low OD)


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