Country: Philippines

Number of People Groups

200

People Groups Unreached

30 (15.0%)

Official
Language

Total
Population

103,644,000

Population in Unreached

5,180,000 (5.0%)

Literacy Rate

95 %

Largest Religion

% Professing Christian

91.0%

% Evangelical

12.20%
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this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Aggay 1,400 1,400 Atta, Pamplona Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 7.00 %
Agta, Alabat Island Unknown Unknown Agta, Alabat Island Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 4.00 %
Agta, Camarines Norte 4,300 4,300 Manide Christianity 60.00 % 6.00 %
Agta, Central Cagayan 1,100 1,100 Agta, Central Cagayan Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 8.00 %
 Agta, Dupaninan 1,800 1,800 Agta, Dupaninan Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 3.00 %
Agta, Isarog 1,100 1,100 Agta, Isarog Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 1.00 %
 Agta, Kabaloan 800 800 Agta, Casiguran Dumagat Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 1.00 %
Agta, Mt. Iraya 500 500 Agta, Mt. Iraya Christianity 95.00 % 6.00 %
Agta, Mt. Iriga 3,400 3,400 Agta, Mt. Iriga Christianity 70.00 % 3.00 %
Agta, Pahanan 1,900 1,900 Agta, Pahanan Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 6.00 %
 Agta, Remontado 3,500 3,500 Dumagat, Remontado Ethnic Religions 28.00 % 3.50 %
 Agta, Umiray 4,700 4,700 Agta, Umiray Dumaget Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 4.00 %
Agutaynon 18,000 18,000 Agutaynen Christianity 90.00 % 9.00 %
Aklano 121,000 145,000 Inakeanon Christianity 97.00 % 10.00 %
Alangan 2,800 2,800 Alangan Christianity 70.00 % 15.00 %
Alta, Northern 500 500 Alta, Northern Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 2.00 %
 Americans, U.S. 157,000 190,291,000 English Christianity 80.00 % 28.90 %
 Arab 31,000 793,000 Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken Islam 2.00 % 0.20 %
Arta 200 200 Arta Christianity 60.00 % 10.00 %
Atta, Pudtol 1,000 1,000 Atta, Pudtol Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 1.00 %
Atta, Southern 800 800 Atta, Faire Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 2.00 %
 Ayta, Abellen 5,800 5,800 Ayta, Abellen Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 %
Ayta, Ambala 3,100 3,100 Ayta, Ambala Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 5.00 %
 Ayta, Bataan 1,100 1,100 Ayta, Magbukun Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 3.00 %
 Ayta, Mag-Anchi 13,000 13,000 Ayta, Mag-antsi Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 11.00 %
Ayta, Mag-Indi 42,000 42,000 Ayta, Mag-Indi Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 6.00 %
Ayta, Sorsogon 200 200 Ayta, Sorsogon Christianity 65.00 % 5.00 %
 Bagobo, Giangan 94,000 94,000 Giangan Ethnic Religions 41.00 % 16.00 %
 Balangao Bontoc 29,000 29,000 Balangao Ethnic Religions 34.00 % 17.00 %
Bantayanon 84,000 84,000 Bantayanon Christianity 85.00 % 7.00 %
Bantuanon, Banton 83,000 83,000 Bantoanon Christianity 95.00 % 9.00 %
 Basque 10,000 2,847,000 Basque Christianity 93.00 % 11.00 %
Baybayanon 11,000 11,000 Baybayanon Christianity 75.00 % 2.00 %
Bikol, Buhi'non 79,000 79,000 Bikol, Buhi'non Christianity 90.00 % 11.00 %
 Bikol, Catanduanes 184,000 184,000 Bikol, Southern Catanduanes Christianity 95.00 % 13.00 %
Bikol, Central 4,279,000 4,280,000 Bikol, Central Christianity 99.00 % 12.00 %
Bikol, Iriga 436,000 436,000 Bikol, Rinconada Christianity 96.00 % 10.00 %
Bikol, Libon 78,000 78,000 Bikol, Libon Christianity 90.00 % 12.00 %
Bikol, Miraya 340,000 340,000 Bikol, Miraya Christianity 95.00 % 10.00 %
Bikol, Northern 219,000 219,000 Sorsoganon, Northern Christianity 97.00 % 12.00 %
Bikol, Northern Catanduanes 88,000 88,000 Bikol, Northern Catanduanes Christianity 95.00 % 9.00 %
Bikol, Southern 461,000 461,000 Sorsoganon, Southern Christianity 95.00 % 11.00 %
Bikol, West Albay 294,000 294,000 Bikol, West Albay Christianity 95.00 % 13.00 %
Blaan, Davao 57,000 57,000 Blaan, Koronadal Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 13.00 %
 Blaan, Koronadal 121,000 121,000 Blaan, Koronadal Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 11.00 %
Blaan, Sarangani 125,000 125,000 Blaan, Sarangani Christianity 90.00 % 17.00 %
 Bolinao Sambal 123,000 123,000 Bolinao Christianity 95.00 % 13.00 %
 Bontoc, Central 23,000 23,000 Bontok, Central Ethnic Religions 42.00 % 6.00 %
 Bontoc, Eastern 7,200 7,200 Bontok, Eastern Ethnic Religions 11.00 % 7.00 %
Bontoc, Northern 11,000 11,000 Bontok, Northern Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 5.00 %
Bontoc, Southern 3,200 3,200 Bontok, Southern Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 5.00 %
Bontoc, Southwestern 2,900 2,900 Bontok, Southwestern Ethnic Religions 16.00 % 6.00 %
 British 17,000 51,834,000 English Christianity 60.00 % 8.80 %
Buhid, Bukil 13,000 13,000 Buhid Christianity 55.00 % 7.50 %
Butuanon 59,000 59,000 Butuanon Christianity 95.00 % 9.00 %
Caluyanhon 47,000 47,000 Caluyanun Christianity 95.00 % 12.00 %
Capisano 882,000 882,000 Capiznon Christianity 99.00 % 13.00 %
 Cebuano 21,557,000 21,571,000 Cebuano Christianity 99.00 % 15.00 %
Chabakano Creole 1,046,000 1,046,000 Chavacano Christianity 95.00 % 8.00 %
 Cuyonon 211,000 211,000 Cuyonon Christianity 95.00 % 11.00 %
Davaweno 252,000 252,000 Davawenyo Christianity 95.00 % 12.00 %
 Deaf Unknown Unknown Filipino Sign Language Christianity 93.00 % 7.50 %
Eskayan 3,200 3,200 Cebuano Christianity 75.00 % 11.00 %
Filipino, Mestizo 3,137,000 3,137,000 Tagalog Christianity 97.00 % 11.00 %
 Filipino-Chinese, Mestizo 523,000 523,000 Tagalog Christianity 96.00 % 11.00 %
Filipinos, Spanish-Speaking 4,600 4,600 Spanish Christianity 92.00 % 12.00 %
Ga'dang, Baliwon 8,000 8,000 Ga'dang Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 1.50 %
Gaddang, Cagayan 59,000 59,000 Gaddang Christianity 90.00 % 15.00 %
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 14,000 77,696,000 Chinese, Yue Christianity 82.00 % 6.00 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 1,100 858,190,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 9.00 % 6.00 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan 1,123,000 56,475,000 Chinese, Min Nan Christianity 83.00 % 6.00 %
 Hanunoo 22,000 22,000 Hanunoo Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 1.00 %
 Hiligaynon 7,801,000 7,801,000 Hiligaynon Christianity 99.00 % 10.00 %
Ibanag, Ybanag 856,000 856,000 Ibanag Christianity 97.00 % 16.00 %
Ibatan, Babuyan Island 1,600 1,600 Ibatan Christianity 90.00 % 18.00 %
 Ifugao, Amganad 34,000 34,000 Ifugao, Amganad Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 3.00 %
 Ifugao, Batad 13,000 13,000 Ifugao, Batad Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 4.00 %
Ifugao, Mayoyao 36,000 36,000 Ifugao, Mayoyao Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 5.00 %
Ilocano 9,441,000 9,546,000 Ilocano Christianity 99.00 % 17.00 %
Ilongot, Bukalot 87,000 87,000 Bogkalot Ethnic Religions 27.00 % 12.00 %
 Indonesian 52,000 6,685,000 Indonesian Islam 17.00 % 5.60 %
 Inibaloi, Nabaloi 191,000 191,000 Ibaloi Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 7.00 %
Insinai, Isnay 13,000 13,000 Isinai Christianity 90.00 % 8.00 %
 Iranun 252,000 252,000 Iranun Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Iraya, Alag-bako 17,000 17,000 Iraya Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 5.00 %
 Isneg, Dibagat-Kabugao 600 600 Isnag Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 8.00 %
Itawit, Tawit 205,000 205,000 Itawit Christianity 95.00 % 12.00 %
 Itneg, Adasen Tinguian 5,800 5,800 Adasen Ethnic Religions 17.00 % 7.00 %
Itneg, Banaos 4,600 4,600 Itneg, Banao Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 1.50 %
Itneg, Binongan Tinguian 9,800 9,800 Itneg, Binongan Ethnic Religions 16.00 % 2.00 %
Itneg, Inlaod 12,000 12,000 Itneg, Inlaod Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 5.00 %
 Itneg, Masadiit 9,800 9,800 Itneg, Masadiit Ethnic Religions 47.00 % 15.00 %
Itneg, Moyadan 16,000 16,000 Itneg, Moyadan Christianity 80.00 % 12.00 %
Itneg, Southern 23,000 23,000 Itneg, Maeng Christianity 57.00 % 15.00 %
Ivatan 50,000 50,000 Ivatan Christianity 95.00 % 12.00 %
Iwaak 4,500 4,500 I-Wak Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 5.00 %
 Jama Mapun, Bajau Kagayan 48,000 64,000 Mapun Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Japanese 4,300 124,775,000 Japanese Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 %
Jew, Tagalog Speaking 100 100 Tagalog Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kabulowan Dumagat 900 900 Alta, Southern Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 11.00 %
 Kagayanen 36,000 36,000 Kagayanen Christianity 90.00 % 7.50 %
 Kalagan 92,000 92,000 Kalagan Islam 3.00 % 0.30 %
Kalagan, Kaagan 13,000 13,000 Kalagan, Kagan Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 6.00 %
Kalagan, Tagakaulu 135,000 135,000 Tagakaulo Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 15.00 %
Kalanguya, Kayapa 100,000 100,000 Kalanguya Ethnic Religions 33.00 % 15.00 %
Kalanguya, Keley-I 11,000 11,000 Kallahan, Keley-I Ethnic Religions 11.00 % 6.00 %
 Kalanguya, Tinoc 13,000 13,000 Kalanguya Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 11.00 %
 Kalinga, Butbut 17,000 17,000 Kalinga, Butbut Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 4.00 %
 Kalinga, Lubuagan 34,000 34,000 Kalinga, Lubuagan Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 3.50 %
Kalinga, Mabaka Valley 11,000 11,000 Kalinga, Mabaka Valley Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 1.40 %
Kalinga, Madukayang 2,600 2,600 Kalinga, Majukayang Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 3.00 %
Kalinga, Northern 14,000 14,000 Kalinga, Limos Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 10.00 %
Kalinga, Southern 18,000 18,000 Kalinga, Southern Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 4.00 %
Kalinga, Tanudan 16,000 16,000 Kalinga, Tanudan Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 2.50 %
 Kamayo 495,000 495,000 Kamayo Christianity 90.00 % 7.00 %
Kankanaey, Kibungan 251,000 251,000 Kankanaey Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 15.00 %
Kankanay, Northern 129,000 129,000 Kankanay, Northern Ethnic Religions 26.00 % 8.00 %
Karao 2,200 2,200 Karao Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 1.00 %
Karolanos 20,000 20,000 Binukidnon, Northern Christianity 80.00 % 4.00 %
Kasiguranin 25,000 25,000 Kasiguranin Christianity 90.00 % 5.00 %
Kiangan Ifugao, Gilipanes 41,000 41,000 Ifugao, Tuwali Ethnic Religions 11.00 % 7.00 %
Kinabalian 16,000 16,000 Kinabalian Christianity 80.00 % 3.00 %
 Kinaray-A 590,000 590,000 Kinaray-A Christianity 99.00 % 13.00 %
 Korean 31,000 80,477,000 Korean Christianity 31.00 % 16.80 %
Looknon 119,000 119,000 Inonhan Christianity 95.00 % 12.00 %
 Magahat, Karolanos 10,000 10,000 Binukidnon, Southern Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 5.00 %
 Maguindanao 1,244,000 1,244,000 Maguindanaon Islam 0.10 % 0.03 %
Malaweg 25,000 25,000 Itawit Christianity 90.00 % 6.00 %
Malaynon 22,000 22,000 Malaynon Christianity 95.00 % 6.00 %
 Mandaya 258,000 258,000 Mandaya Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 2.00 %
Mandaya, Karaga 5,800 5,800 Mandaya Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 1.00 %
Mandaya, Sangab 10,000 10,000 Mandaya Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 6.00 %
 Manobo, Agusan 73,000 73,000 Manobo, Agusan Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 6.00 %
Manobo, Ata 36,000 36,000 Manobo, Ata Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 3.00 %
Manobo, Binukid 184,000 184,000 Binukid Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 15.00 %
Manobo, Blit 2,300 2,300 Manobo, Cotabato Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 15.00 %
Manobo, Cinamiguin 36,000 36,000 Manobo, Kinamiging Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 15.00 %
 Manobo, Cotabato 33,000 33,000 Manobo, Cotabato Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.80 %
Manobo, Dibabawon 23,000 23,000 Manobo, Dibabawon Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 7.00 %
 Manobo, Higaunon 45,000 45,000 Higaonon Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 4.00 %
Manobo, Ilianen 20,000 20,000 Manobo, Ilianen Ethnic Religions 11.00 % 4.00 %
 Manobo, Matigsalug 44,000 44,000 Manobo, Matigsalug Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 1.50 %
Manobo, Obo Kidapawan 71,000 71,000 Manobo, Obo Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 3.00 %
Manobo, Pulangiyen 9,100 9,100 Manobo, Western Bukidnon Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 %
Manobo, Rajah Kabungsuan 10,000 10,000 Manobo, Rajah Kabunsuwan Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 4.00 %
Manobo, Sarangani 78,000 78,000 Manobo, Sarangani Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 15.00 %
Manobo, Tagabawa Bagobo 62,000 62,000 Tagabawa Ethnic Religions 24.00 % 9.00 %
Manobo, Talaandig 7,000 7,000 Manobo, Western Bukidnon Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 %
 Manobo, Tigwahanon 12,000 12,000 Manobo, Matigsalug Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.50 %
 Manobo, Umayamnon 6,800 6,800 Manobo, Agusan Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.50 %
 Mansaka 80,000 80,000 Mansaka Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 1.50 %
 Maranao, Lanao 1,320,000 1,320,000 Maranao Islam 2.00 % 0.20 %
Masbateno 907,000 907,000 Masbatenyo Christianity 96.00 % 15.00 %
 Molbog 23,000 26,000 Molbog Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Negrito, Aeta Zambal 45,000 45,000 Sambal, Botolan Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 3.50 %
 Negrito, Ati 12,000 12,000 Ati Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 1.50 %
 Negrito, Mamanwa 8,800 8,800 Mamanwa Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.30 %
Negrito, Palawan Batak 3,500 3,500 Batak Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 2.00 %
Palawano, Brooke's Point 12,000 12,000 Palawano, Brooke's Point Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 1.00 %
 Palawano, Central 12,000 12,000 Palawano, Central Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 13.00 %
 Palawano, Southwest 15,000 15,000 Palawano, Southwest Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.00 %
Pampango, Pampaneno 2,318,000 2,323,000 Pampangan Christianity 99.00 % 16.00 %
Pangasinese 1,421,000 1,423,000 Pangasinan Christianity 99.00 % 9.00 %
Paranan 17,000 17,000 Paranan Christianity 90.00 % 7.00 %
 Porohanon 32,000 32,000 Porohanon Christianity 95.00 % 5.00 %
Ratagnon 2,100 2,100 Tagalog Christianity 55.00 % 3.50 %
Romblon 104,000 104,000 Romblomanon Christianity 98.00 % 11.00 %
 Sama Bangingi, Northern Sama 94,000 99,000 Sama, Balangingih Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
Sama Pangutaran 49,000 49,000 Sama, Pangutaran Islam 2.00 % 0.50 %
Sama, Abaknon 30,000 30,000 Inabaknon Christianity 80.00 % 15.00 %
 Sama, Southern 238,000 256,000 Sama, Southern Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sama-Bajau 124,000 144,000 Sama, Central Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 2.00 %
Sambal 97,000 97,000 Sambal Christianity 90.00 % 9.00 %
 Sangil 9,200 9,200 Sangil Islam 2.00 % 0.10 %
Sangir, Sangihe 116,000 391,000 Sangir Christianity 98.00 % 14.00 %
 Sindhi 29,000 98,000 Sindhi Islam 4.00 % 0.05 %
 South Asian, general 4,200 10,428,000 Hindi Hinduism 2.00 % 0.10 %
 Subanen, Central 193,000 193,000 Subanen, Central Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 14.00 %
Subanen, Eastern 7,700 7,700 Subanen, Eastern Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 %
 Subanen, Lapuyan 57,000 57,000 Subanen, Southern Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 4.00 %
 Subanen, Tuboy 97,000 97,000 Subanen, Northern Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.20 %
Subanon, Kolibugan 29,000 29,000 Subanon, Kolibugan Islam 25.00 % 13.00 %
Subanon, Western Kalibugan 138,000 138,000 Subanon, Western Christianity 60.00 % 19.00 %
Sulod 30,000 30,000 Sulod Ethnic Religions 28.00 % 15.00 %
Surigaonon 453,000 453,000 Surigaonon Christianity 97.00 % 11.00 %
Tadyawan 3,400 3,400 Tadyawan Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 2.00 %
 Tagalog 29,824,000 36,602,000 Tagalog Christianity 99.00 % 13.00 %
 Tagbanwa, Aborlan 13,000 13,000 Tagbanwa Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 7.00 %
Tagbanwa, Central 3,900 3,900 Tagbanwa, Central Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 1.50 %
Tagbanwa, Kalamian Baras 12,000 12,000 Tagbanwa, Calamian Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 4.00 %
Tandaganon 113,000 113,000 Tandaganon Christianity 95.00 % 10.00 %
 Tau't Batu 400 400 Palawano, Central Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 1.00 %
 Tausug, Moro Joloano 1,243,000 1,476,000 Tausug Islam 2.00 % 0.20 %
Tawbuid, Eastern 1,500 1,500 Tawbuid, Eastern Christianity 85.00 % 15.00 %
 Tawbuid, Western 9,400 9,400 Tawbuid, Western Christianity 85.00 % 15.00 %
 Tiboli, Kiamba 132,000 132,000 Tboli Ethnic Religions 24.00 % 6.00 %
 Tiruray 66,000 66,000 Tiruray Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 7.50 %
 Waray-Waray, Binisaya 3,493,000 3,493,000 Waray-Waray Christianity 99.00 % 4.00 %
 Yakan 181,000 182,000 Yakan Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Yogad 27,000 27,000 Yogad Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 4.00 %
  Totals:  200 103,644,000       30   90.96 % 12.20 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 153,000              
  UN Country Population (2017) 103,797,000              
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Language Code # Peoples
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Adasen tiu 1 0 NT
Agta, Alabat Island dul 1 0
Agta, Casiguran Dumagat dgc 1 1 NT
Agta, Central Cagayan agt 1 0 NT
Agta, Dupaninan duo 1 0 NT
Agta, Isarog agk 1 0
Agta, Mt. Iraya atl 1 0
Agta, Mt. Iriga agz 1 0
Agta, Pahanan apf 1 0 Portions
Agta, Umiray Dumaget due 1 0 NT
Agutaynen agn 1 0 NT
Alangan alj 1 0 NT
Alta, Northern aqn 1 0
Alta, Southern agy 1 0 Portions
Arabic, Mesopotamian Spoken acm 1 1
Arta atz 1 0
Ati atk 1 0
Atta, Faire azt 1 1
Atta, Pamplona att 1 0 NT
Atta, Pudtol atp 1 0
Ayta, Abellen abp 1 0 Portions
Ayta, Ambala abc 1 0 Portions
Ayta, Mag-antsi sgb 1 0 Complete
Ayta, Mag-Indi blx 1 0 Portions
Ayta, Magbukun ayt 1 0
Ayta, Sorsogon ays 1 0
Balangao blw 1 0 NT
Bantayanon bfx 1 0
Bantoanon bno 1 0 Portions
Basque eus 1 0 Complete
Batak bya 1 0 Portions
Baybayanon bvy 1 0
Bikol, Buhi'non ubl 1 0
Bikol, Central bcl 1 0 Complete
Bikol, Libon lbl 1 0
Bikol, Miraya rbl 1 0
Bikol, Northern Catanduanes cts 1 0
Bikol, Rinconada bto 1 0 NT
Bikol, Southern Catanduanes bln 1 0
Bikol, West Albay fbl 1 0
Binukid bkd 1 0 NT
Binukidnon, Northern kyn 1 0
Binukidnon, Southern mtw 1 0
Blaan, Koronadal bpr 2 0 NT
Blaan, Sarangani bps 1 0 NT
Bogkalot ilk 1 0 NT
Bolinao smk 1 0 NT
Bontok, Central lbk 1 0 NT
Bontok, Eastern ebk 1 0 NT
Bontok, Northern rbk 1 0
Bontok, Southern obk 1 0
Bontok, Southwestern vbk 1 0
Buhid bku 1 0 NT
Butuanon btw 1 0
Caluyanun clu 1 0 NT
Capiznon cps 1 0
Cebuano ceb 2 0 Complete
Chavacano cbk 1 0 NT
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 1 0 Complete
Chinese, Min Nan nan 1 0 Complete
Chinese, Yue yue 1 0 Complete
Cuyonon cyo 1 0 NT
Davawenyo daw 1 0
Dumagat, Remontado agv 1 0
English eng 2 0 Complete
Filipino Sign Language psp 1 0
Ga'dang gdg 1 0 NT
Gaddang gad 1 0
Giangan bgi 1 0
Hanunoo hnn 1 1 NT
Higaonon mba 1 0 NT
Hiligaynon hil 1 0 Complete
Hindi hin 1 1 Complete
I-Wak iwk 1 0
Ibaloi ibl 1 0 NT
Ibanag ibg 1 0 NT
Ibatan ivb 1 0 NT
Ifugao, Amganad ifa 1 0 Complete
Ifugao, Batad ifb 1 0 Complete
Ifugao, Mayoyao ifu 1 0 NT
Ifugao, Tuwali ifk 1 0 Complete
Ilocano ilo 1 0 Complete
Inabaknon abx 1 0 NT
Inakeanon akl 1 0 Portions
Indonesian ind 1 0 Complete
Inonhan loc 1 0 NT
Iranun ilp 1 1
Iraya iry 1 0 NT
Isinai inn 1 0
Isnag isd 1 0 NT
Itawit itv 2 0 NT
Itneg, Banao bjx 1 0
Itneg, Binongan itb 1 0 Portions
Itneg, Inlaod iti 1 0
Itneg, Maeng itt 1 0
Itneg, Masadiit tis 1 0
Itneg, Moyadan ity 1 0
Ivatan ivv 1 0 NT
Japanese jpn 1 1 Complete
Kagayanen cgc 1 0 NT
Kalagan kqe 1 1 NT
Kalagan, Kagan kll 1 0 Portions
Kalanguya kak 2 0 NT
Kalinga, Butbut kyb 1 0 NT
Kalinga, Limos kmk 1 0 NT
Kalinga, Lubuagan knb 1 0 NT
Kalinga, Mabaka Valley kkg 1 0
Kalinga, Majukayang kmd 1 0 Portions
Kalinga, Southern ksc 1 0 NT
Kalinga, Tanudan kml 1 0 Portions
Kallahan, Keley-I ify 1 0 Complete
Kamayo kyk 1 0
Kankanaey kne 1 0 NT
Kankanay, Northern xnn 1 0 NT
Karao kyj 1 0
Kasiguranin ksn 1 0
Kinabalian cbw 1 0
Kinaray-A krj 1 0 NT
Korean kor 1 0 Complete
Maguindanaon mdh 1 1 Portions
Malaynon mlz 1 0
Mamanwa mmn 1 1 NT
Mandaya mry 3 1
Manide abd 1 0
Manobo, Agusan msm 2 1 NT
Manobo, Ata atd 1 0 NT
Manobo, Cotabato mta 2 1 NT
Manobo, Dibabawon mbd 1 0 NT
Manobo, Ilianen mbi 1 0 NT
Manobo, Kinamiging mkx 1 0
Manobo, Matigsalug mbt 2 0 NT
Manobo, Obo obo 1 0 NT
Manobo, Rajah Kabunsuwan mqk 1 0
Manobo, Sarangani mbs 1 0 NT
Manobo, Western Bukidnon mbb 2 0 Complete
Mansaka msk 1 0 NT
Mapun sjm 1 1 Portions
Maranao mrw 1 1 NT
Masbatenyo msb 1 0 NT
Molbog pwm 1 1 NT
Palawano, Brooke's Point plw 1 1 NT
Palawano, Central plc 2 1 NT
Palawano, Southwest plv 1 0 NT
Pampangan pam 1 0 Complete
Pangasinan pag 1 0 Complete
Paranan prf 1 0 NT
Porohanon prh 1 0
Romblomanon rol 1 0 Portions
Sama, Balangingih sse 1 1 Portions
Sama, Central sml 1 1 NT
Sama, Pangutaran slm 1 1 NT
Sama, Southern ssb 1 1 Portions
Sambal xsb 1 0 NT
Sambal, Botolan sbl 1 0 NT
Sangil snl 1 1 Portions
Sangir sxn 1 0 NT
Sindhi snd 1 1 Complete
Sorsoganon, Northern bks 1 0
Sorsoganon, Southern srv 1 0
Spanish spa 1 0 Complete
Subanen, Central syb 1 0 NT
Subanen, Eastern sfe 1 0
Subanen, Northern stb 1 1 NT
Subanen, Southern laa 1 0 NT
Subanon, Kolibugan skn 1 0
Subanon, Western suc 1 0 NT
Sulod srg 1 0
Surigaonon sgd 1 0
Tadyawan tdy 1 1
Tagabawa bgs 1 0 NT
Tagakaulo klg 1 0 Portions
Tagalog tgl 5 1 Complete
Tagbanwa tbw 1 0 NT
Tagbanwa, Calamian tbk 1 0 NT
Tagbanwa, Central tgt 1 1
Tandaganon tgn 1 0
Tausug tsg 1 1 NT
Tawbuid, Eastern bnj 1 0 NT
Tawbuid, Western twb 1 0 NT
Tboli tbl 1 0 Complete
Tiruray tiy 1 0 NT
Waray-Waray war 1 0 Complete
Yakan yka 1 1 NT
Yogad yog 1 0
Totals: 184 200 30   71 55 58 119 12

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.1 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 12.2 %)
91.0 %
Ethnic Religions
3.2 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
4.8 %
Non-Religious
0.7 %
Other / Small Religions
0.3 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
8.7 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
8.4 %
Roman Catholic
82.2 %
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 Philippines. 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 Philippines
  • Christian ministry in Philippines
  • 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

Ministry Listing
Below is a partial list of ministries that may work in Philippines or Southeast Asia. The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. This data is from circa 2006-2008 and is not being maintained by Joshua Project. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.

In Philippines Size
Act Beyond Medium
Action International Ministries Medium
Advent Christian General Conference, World Missions Medium
American Baptist Churches of the USA, Int'l Ministries Medium
AMG International Large
Baptist International Outreach Medium
Baptist World Aid, Australia Small
Bethany International Ministries Medium
Bread for a Hungry World Small
Bright Hope International Medium
Cadence International Medium
Calvary International Medium
Childcare Worldwide Medium
Christ Community Church Medium
Christ Mandate for Missions Medium
Christ to the Nations Medium
Christar Medium
Christian and Missionary Alliance Large
Christian Blind Mission International Small
Christian Reformed World Missions Medium
Christians in Action Missions International Medium
Commission to Every Nation Medium
Compassion International Large
Converge Medium
CrossWorld Medium
Elim Fellowship Medium
Emmanuel International Mission Small
Encompass World Partners Medium
Evangelical Friends Mission Small
Far East Broadcasting Company Medium
FEBInternational Medium
Food for the Hungry Medium
Free Gospel Church Medium
General Baptists International Small
Global Outreach International Medium
Global Partners / Wesleyan World Missions Medium
Globe International Medium
Good News Productions Medium
Gospel Communications International Medium
Gospel Fellowship Association Medium
Gospel Revival Ministries Medium
Harvest Foundation Small
I. N. Network Medium
International Gospel Outreach Medium
International Partnership Ministries Medium
International Pentecostal Church of Christ Small
International Teams Medium
Iris Ministries, Inc. Medium
Lifewords (Scripture Gift Mission) Medium
Literacy and Evangelism International Small
Map International Medium
Mission Ministries Medium
Missionary Ventures International Medium
Navigators, International Missions Group Medium
New Life Advance International Small
New Tribes Mission Large
Norwegian Mission Alliance Medium
OC International Medium
OMF International (Overseas Missionary Fellowship) Large
Pentecostal Church of God World Missions Small
Pentecostal Free Will Baptist Church World Witness Small
Philippines Missionary Fellowship Medium
Presbyterian Mission International Small
Ripe for Harvest Incorporated Medium
Seed International Small
SEND International Medium
Sowers International Small
Team Expansion Medium
TEAR Fund New Zealand Small
TearFund Belgium Small
TearFund Switzerland Small
TearFund UK Large
Teen Missions International Medium
Tentmakers International Small
The Brethren Church Medium
The Mission Society Medium
The Waray-Waray Project Small
Things To Come Mission Medium
Training Evangelistic Leadership Medium
Trans World Radio Medium
True Love Waits Philippines Medium
Walk Thru the Bible Ministries Medium
White Fields Medium
World Missions Far Corners Incorporated Large
World Renew Medium
World Team Medium
World Venture Medium
World-Wide Missions Medium
Wycliffe Bible Translators Large
Youth for Christ International Large
In Southeast Asia Size
ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism) Large
Advancing Renewal Ministries, Inc. Medium
Anglican Frontier Missions Small
Asia Evangelistic Fellowship International Medium
Asian Outreach, U.S.A. Small
Assemblies of God World Missions Large
Awana Clubs, International Medium
Baptist Bible Fellowship, International Medium
Baptist International Missions, Inc. (BIMI) Medium
Baptist Mid-Missions Medium
BCM International Medium
Bible League Medium
BMS World Mission Medium
Campus Crusade for Christ, International Large
Canadian Baptist International Ministries Medium
Child Evangelism Fellowship Medium
Christian Brethren Assemblies Large
Church Mission Society Medium
Church of God of Prophecy Medium
Church of the Nazarene World Mission Department Medium
Church Resource Ministries Medium
Church World Service Medium
CLC International Medium
Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Medium
EFCA International Mission Medium
EQUIP Foundation Small
Evangelical Covenant Church Medium
Every Home for Christ Medium
Fellowship of Evangelical Churches Small
Final Frontiers Foundation Large
Free Methodist World Missions Medium
Frontiers Medium
Galcom International Small
Global InterAction Medium
Global Recordings Network Medium
GO International Small
Go Ye Fellowship Medium
Gospel Furthering Fellowship Small
InterAct - Evangeliska Frikyrkan Medium
InterComm Small
International Fellowship of Evangelical Students Large
International Street Kids Outreach Ministries Medium
Interserve Medium
Intervarsity Christian Fellowship Medium
Mailbox Club International Small
Mennonite Mission Network Medium
Mission Aviation Fellowship Medium
New Mission Systems International Medium
Open Air Campaigners (OAC) Medium
Open Doors International Medium
Operation Mobilization Large
Partners in Asian Missions Medium
Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada Medium
Pioneers Medium
Reformed Baptist Mission Services Small
Seventh-day Adventists General Conference Medium
Silent Word Ministries Small
Southern Baptist Convention - International Mission Board Large
TEAM (The Evangelical Alliance Mission) Medium
Tearfund Medium
The Leprosy Mission Medium
UFM Worldwide Medium
United Methodist Church Medium
United Pentecostal Church Foreign Missions Medium
World Harvest Now, Incorporated Small
World Horizons Medium
Worldwide Tentmakers, Incorporated Small
Young Life Medium
Youth with a Mission Large
Philippines Statistics
People Groups 200
Unreached People Groups 30  (15.0%)
Population 103,644,000
Population in Unreached 5,180,000  (5.0%)
Pioneer Workers Needed * 121 to 161
Urbanization 44%
Continent Asia
Region Southeast Asia
10/40 Window No
Country Code RP
Official National Language Tagalog
Secondary National Language English
Literacy Rate 95%
Estimated Illiterate Population 5,182,000
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 91.0%
Percent Evangelical 12.2%
Country Progress Level 5
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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