Country: China, Macau

Number of People Groups

12

People Groups Unreached

5 (41.7%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

610,000

Population in Unreached

555,000 (90.9%)

Largest Religion

% Professing Christian

5.2%

% Evangelical

1.78%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

3.2%
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 British 8,500 52,309,000 English Christianity 70.00 % 8.00 % -
Deaf 3,200 46,464,000 Language unknown Ethnic Religions 5.35 % -
European, general 700 243,000 English Christianity 70.00 % 8.00 % -
 Filipino, Tagalog 8,300 37,243,000 Tagalog Christianity 98.00 % 18.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 498,000 78,441,000 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions 1.60 % 1.26 % 10
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 36,000 867,109,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 2.40 % 1.82 % 1
 Han Chinese, Min Nan 27,000 57,318,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 3.00 % -
 Hui 1,100 13,879,000 Chinese, Mandarin Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Macanese 5,300 5,800 Chinese, Yue Christianity 77.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese 2,700 17,682,000 Portuguese Christianity 93.00 % 1.30 % -
 Sino-Burmese 19,000 31,812,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Thai, Central 800 20,637,000 Thai Buddhism 1.70 % 0.50 % 1
  Totals:  12 610,000       5   5.23 % 1.78 % 14 
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 22,000                
  UN Country Population (2018) 632,000                

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State Population People Groups Unreached
Groups
% Unreached
Peoples
Population
in Unreached
% Population
Unreached
Districts
Country:   610,000 12 5 41.7 % 555,000 90.9 % 0

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 286,406,000 46,951.8 % 96.9 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.0 % 0.0 % 2.0 %
 
Other Backward Caste (OBC) 738,609,000 121,083.4 % 71.2 % 24.0 % 1.4 % 0.3 % 2.6 % 0.6 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 209,247,000 34,302.8 % 93.7 % 0.0 % 1.9 % 2.9 % 1.4 % 0.2 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 113,543,000 18,613.6 % 81.8 % 1.5 % 9.3 % 0.8 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
610,000
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Language Code # Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
NT Text
Online
NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Burmese mya 1 1 Complete Bible
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 2 2 Complete Bible
Chinese, Min Nan nan 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Yue yue 2 1 Complete Bible
English eng 2 0 Complete Bible
Portuguese por 1 0 Complete Bible
Tagalog tgl 1 0 Complete Bible
Thai tha 1 1 Complete Bible
Unknown xxx 1 0
Totals: 9 12 5   8 8 8 8 6

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
16.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.8 %)
5.2 %
Ethnic Religions
60.3 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.2 %
Non-Religious
16.1 %
Other / Small Religions
2.1 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.6 %
Independent
9.2 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
8.8 %
Protestant
8.4 %
Roman Catholic
36.1 %
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

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There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in China, Macau. 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, Macau
  • Christian ministry in China, Macau
  • 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, Macau Statistics
People Groups 12
Unreached People Groups 5  (41.7%)
Population 610,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 1.5%
Population in Unreached 555,000  (90.9%)
Pioneer Workers Needed * 14
Primary Religion Ethnic Religions
Percent Christian Adherent 5.2%
Percent Evangelical 1.8%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 3.2%
Country Progress Level 2
Urbanization 100%
Continent Asia
Region Northeast Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Country Code MC
Official Language(s) Chinese, YuePortuguese
Literacy Rate 97%
Estimated Illiterate Population 18,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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