Country: Cambodia

Number of People Groups

42

People Groups Unreached

30 (71.4%)

Total Population

15,787,000

Unreached Population

15,670,000 (99.3%)

% Professing Christian

3.2%

% Evangelical

1.61 %

Largest Religion

Literacy Rate

96 %

10/40 Window

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
 Brao 11,000 36,000 Lave Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.25 %
 British 1,000 51,663,000 English Christianity 70.00 % 8.00 %
 Bunong, Mnong, Central 44,000 82,000 Mnong, Central Ethnic Religions 8.10 % 5.20 %
 Burmese 5,000 31,524,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.09 % 0.07 %
 Cham, Western 241,000 294,000 Cham, Western Islam 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Chong 1,500 2,100 Chong Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Language unknown Buddhism 3.13 % 1.60 %
English-Speaking, general 2,200 44,000 English Christianity 84.00 % 25.00 %
 Eurasian 13,000 1,793,000 French Christianity 50.00 % 3.00 %
 French 1,600 49,469,000 French Christianity 76.00 % 0.50 %
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 10,000 77,290,000 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.40 %
 Han Chinese, Hainanese 13,000 6,408,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.40 %
 Han Chinese, Hakka 8,100 42,650,000 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.55 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 2,000 854,476,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.40 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan 5,100 56,118,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.55 %
 Han Chinese, Teochew 184,000 1,740,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 1.40 % 0.40 %
 Jarai 24,000 281,000 Jarai Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 5.00 %
 Kaco, Kachok 4,000 4,000 Kaco' Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 5.00 %
 Kampuchea Krom 267,000 267,000 Khmer, Central Buddhism 1.20 % 0.60 %
Khmer Keh 5,600 5,600 Khmer, Central Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.20 %
 Khmer, Central 13,969,000 15,731,000 Khmer, Central Buddhism 3.20 % 1.70 %
 Korean 1,600 80,205,000 Korean Ethnic Religions 22.00 % 12.00 %
 Kraol 4,700 4,700 Kraol Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.10 %
Kravet 7,900 7,900 Kavet Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.10 %
 Krung 24,000 24,000 Kru'ng 2 Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.75 %
 Kui 33,000 495,000 Khmer, Central Buddhism 3.50 % 0.53 %
 Lao 22,000 3,659,000 Lao Buddhism 1.40 % 0.30 %
 Lao Phuan 2,200 349,000 Phuan Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 %
 Malay 17,000 11,637,000 Malay Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mel 1,600 1,600 Language unknown Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.60 %
 Pear 1,800 1,800 Pear Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.30 %
 Rade 15,000 209,000 Rade Ethnic Religions 41.00 % 15.00 %
 Sa'och 500 500 Sa'och Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.40 %
Samre 200 200 Khmer, Central Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.00 %
Somray 4,900 4,900 Somray Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.50 %
 South Asian, general 1,700 10,799,000 Hindi Hinduism 9.00 % 2.00 %
 Stieng, Bulo 7,900 53,000 Stieng, Bulo Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 3.00 %
Suoy 1,600 1,600 Suoy Ethnic Religions 1.50 % 1.50 %
 T'moan 700 700 Kraol Christianity 51.00 % 0.40 %
 Tampuan 36,000 36,000 Tampuan Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 1.00 %
 Thai, Central 3,200 20,175,000 Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.15 %
 Vietnamese 787,000 83,842,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 3.00 % 0.17 %
  Totals:  42 15,787,000       30   3.19 % 1.61 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 40,000              
  UN Country Population (2016) 15,827,000              
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RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
85.1 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 1.6 %)
3.2 %
Ethnic Religions
5.8 %
Hinduism
0.2 %
Islam
2.2 %
Non-Religious
2.9 %
Other / Small Religions
0.6 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
76.6 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.5 %
Protestant
13.5 %
Roman Catholic
8.4 %
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 Cambodia. 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 Cambodia
  • Christian ministry in Cambodia
  • 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

Cambodia Statistics
People Groups 42
Unreached People Groups 30  (71.4%)
Population 15,787,000
Population in Unreached 15,670,000  (99.3%)
Urbanization 21%
Continent Asia
Region Southeast Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Country Code CB
Official National Language Khmer, Central
Secondary National Language French
Literacy Rate 96%
Estimated Illiterate Population 631,000
Primary Religion Buddhism
Percent Professing Christian 3.2%
Percent Evangelical 1.6%
Country Progress Level 1
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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