Country: China

Number of People Groups

550

People Groups Unreached

456 (82.9%)

Total Population

1,370,376,000

Unreached Population

184,613,000 (13.5%)

% Professing Christian

7.8%

% Evangelical

6.23 %

Largest Religion

Literacy Rate

94 %

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
 A Che 41,000 41,000 Ache Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 A'ou Unknown Unknown A'ou Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 A-Hmao 440,000 440,000 Miao, Large Flowery Christianity 80.00 % 75.00 %
 Achang 33,000 72,000 Achang Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 7.00 %
 Achang, Husa 7,300 7,300 Achang Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 2.00 %
 Adi 1,200 50,000 Adi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Adu 8,000 8,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ai-Cham 3,000 3,000 Ai-Cham Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Ainu, Aynu 7,400 7,400 Ainu Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Akeu 11,000 16,000 Akeu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Akha 233,000 534,000 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 Alugu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Aluo 27,000 27,000 Aluo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Amdo, Hbrogpa 724,000 724,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 %
 Amdo, Rongba 158,000 158,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Amdo, Rongmahbrogpa 182,000 182,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.10 % 0.10 %
 Amdo, Rtahu 98,000 98,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Amis, Ami 2,000 178,000 Amis Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Angku 7,900 7,900 Kon Keu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Anglo-Australian 77,000 17,790,000 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 320,000 320,000 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 %
Awa 100,000 100,000 Awa Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 2.00 %
 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 99,000 99,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.08 %
 Ayi, Ah-yee 2,800 14,000 Anong Christianity 59.00 % 50.00 %
 Ayizi Unknown Unknown Ayizi Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.50 %
 Azha 57,000 57,000 Azha Ethnic Religions 0.08 % 0.08 %
 Azhe 58,000 58,000 Azhe Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.07 %
 Azong 1,300 1,300 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baheng, Lipeng 6,500 6,500 Pa-Hng Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Baheng, Pa-Hng 47,000 55,000 Pa-Hng Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bai 2,462,000 2,462,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism 2.80 % 2.80 %
 Bai Yi 27,000 27,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Bai, Northern 44,000 44,000 Bai, Panyi Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.40 %
 Baihong 243,000 243,000 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 45,000 45,000 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 4,700 4,700 Pela Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 13.51 %
 Ben 1,400 1,400 Wa, Vo Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.00 %
Biao 107,000 107,000 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 %
 Bisu 5,300 6,800 Bisu Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.30 %
 Bit 800 3,200 Bit Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Biyo 153,000 153,000 Biyo Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 9.00 %
 Bogol 1,400 1,400 Daur Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Boka 11,000 11,000 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 2,752,000 2,754,000 Bouyei Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.17 %
 British 39,000 51,662,000 English Christianity 70.00 % 7.00 %
 Budo 13,000 13,000 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 200 200 Bumang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bunan 2,100 2,100 Gahri Buddhism 0.20 % 0.20 %
 Bunu 417,000 417,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Bunun 1,500 52,000 Bunun Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.30 %
 Bunuo 22,000 22,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Buriat, Chinese 164,000 164,000 Buriat, China Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 %
 Burmese 26,000 31,524,000 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 49,000 236,000 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 386,000 386,000 Nisu, Eastern Buddhism 6.20 % 6.00 %
 Chuanqing 978,000 978,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 3.30 % 1.60 %
 Cun 94,000 94,000 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, Palaung, Pale 11,000 311,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.12 % 0.12 %
 De'ang, Rumai 6,100 6,100 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 De'ang, Shwe 7,700 237,000 Palaung, Shwe 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 %
 Deng, Geman 14,000 14,000 Miju-Mishmi Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Depo 7,800 7,800 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 14.00 %
 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 574,000 574,000 Dong, Northern Ethnic Religions 0.12 % 0.10 %
 Dong, Southern 1,219,000 1,219,000 Dong, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.07 % 0.07 %
 Dongnu 300,000 300,000 Bunu, Bu-Nao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Dongxiang 620,000 620,000 Dongxiang Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Doupo 800 800 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Duoluo, Tu'lu 2,800 2,800 Duoluo Ethnic Religions 2.50 % 2.50 %
Duota 15,000 15,000 Hani Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.52 %
 Dutch 1,200 15,165,000 Dutch Christianity 81.00 % 10.00 %
 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 715,000 1,793,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.71 %
 Ewenki, Solon 34,000 34,000 Evenki Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ewenki, Tungus 2,600 42,000 Evenki Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 4.85 %
 Filipino, Tagalog 6,500 35,942,000 Tagalog Christianity 98.00 % 7.00 %
 Fuma 1,000 1,000 Foma Ethnic Religions 2.60 % 2.33 %
 Ga Mong 69,000 69,000 Miao, Chuanqiandian Cluster Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gaiji 39,000 39,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gaisu, Southern 47,000 47,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.00 %
 Gaisu, Western 1,200 1,200 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Gao, Gelao 3,500 3,500 Gelao, Green Ethnic Religions 0.80 % 0.73 %
 Ge 132,000 132,000 Ge Ethnic Religions 0.12 % 0.10 %
 Gelao 726,000 726,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.09 %
 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 139,000 139,000 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 1,360,000 1,360,000 Miao, Western Xiangxi Ethnic Religions 0.60 % 0.38 %
 Giay, Nhang 337,000 404,000 Bouyei Ethnic Religions 0.40 % 0.18 %
 Golog 162,000 162,000 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 %
 Guhjali, Wakhi, Tajik 13,000 98,000 Wakhi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Guiqiong 12,000 12,000 Guiqiong Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Guopu 109,000 109,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 18.00 %
 Hagei 3,000 3,000 Gelao, Red Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hakka, Hainan Island 2,300 2,300 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 66,120,000 77,290,000 Chinese, Yue Non-Religious 5.00 % 3.50 %
 Han Chinese, Dan 4,870,000 4,870,000 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.35 %
 Han Chinese, Gan 40,877,000 40,877,000 Chinese, Gan Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 6.50 %
 Han Chinese, Hainanese 5,831,000 6,408,000 Chinese, Min Nan Non-Religious 4.00 % 2.20 %
 Han Chinese, Hakka 35,426,000 42,650,000 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 5,208,000 5,208,000 Chinese, Huizhou Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 5.00 %
 Han Chinese, Jin 61,674,000 61,674,000 Chinese, Jinyu Non-Religious 8.00 % 6.00 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 839,869,000 854,535,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 8.60 % 6.90 %
 Han Chinese, Min Bei 2,904,000 3,324,000 Chinese, Min Bei Non-Religious 10.00 % 8.80 %
 Han Chinese, Min Dong 9,974,000 10,320,000 Chinese, Min Dong Non-Religious 10.00 % 9.10 %
 Han Chinese, Min Nan 35,857,000 56,118,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.80 %
 Han Chinese, Min Zhong 3,510,000 3,510,000 Chinese, Min Zhong Non-Religious 5.00 % 4.59 %
 Han Chinese, Pinghua 2,767,000 2,767,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 5.00 % 3.60 %
 Han Chinese, Puxian 2,985,000 3,042,000 Chinese, Pu-Xian Non-Religious 5.00 % 4.40 %
 Han Chinese, Shaojiang 987,000 987,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 4.30 % 3.70 %
 Han Chinese, Shaozhou 1,060,000 1,060,000 Chinese, Min Nan Non-Religious 1.20 % 1.05 %
 Han Chinese, Waxiang 362,000 362,000 Waxianghua Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.22 %
 Han Chinese, Wu 91,793,000 91,899,000 Chinese, Wu Ethnic Religions 13.40 % 10.00 %
 Han Chinese, Xiang 38,149,000 38,256,000 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 739,000 762,000 Hani Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.30 %
 Haoni 153,000 153,000 Honi Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 5.00 %
 Hdzanggur 5,400 5,400 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hezhen, Nanai, Gold 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 Language unknown Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hmong Bua 66,000 93,000 Miao, Chuanqiandian Cluster Ethnic Religions 1.60 % 1.60 %
 Hmong Daw 298,000 1,464,000 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 Language unknown Ethnic Religions 11.00 % 9.46 %
 Hmong Leng 318,000 318,000 Hmong Daw Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.20 %
 Hmong Njua 54,000 669,000 Hmong Njua Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.95 %
 Hmong Shuad 344,000 346,000 Sinicized Miao Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.90 %
 Hmong Vron 5,700 5,700 Miao, Large Flowery Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Hmu, Eastern 579,000 579,000 Miao, Eastern Qiandong Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.22 %
 Hmu, Northern 2,041,000 2,041,000 Miao, Northern Qiandong Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.25 %
 Hmu, Southern 827,000 827,000 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 88,000 88,000 Lu Buddhism 0.30 % 0.29 %
 Hui 13,388,000 13,627,000 Chinese, Mandarin Islam 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Indonesian 10,000 6,502,000 Indonesian Christianity 51.00 % 45.45 %
 Iu Mien 1,258,000 1,608,000 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 217,000 217,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Iu Mien, Luoxiang 4,900 4,900 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.39 %
 Japanese 6,700 124,985,000 Japanese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jiarong, Chabao 18,000 18,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jiarong, Guanyingqiao 7,700 7,700 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 201,000 201,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.03 % 0.03 %
 Jiasou 39,000 39,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 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, Jingpho 34,000 1,101,000 Jingpho Christianity 54.00 % 27.13 %
 Kado 154,000 189,000 Language unknown Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 32.55 %
Kaduo 193,000 198,000 Kaduo Ethnic Religions 1.50 % 1.00 %
 Kalmyk, Torgut 188,000 629,000 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 90,000 136,000 Wa, Vo Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.20 %
 Kazak, Qinghai 3,600 3,600 Kazakh Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kazakh 1,815,000 14,299,000 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, Eastern 1,557,000 1,559,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 %
 Khampa, Northern 147,000 147,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 %
 Khampa, Western 260,000 260,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
Khlula 22,000 22,000 Khlula Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.40 %
 Khmer, Central 1,000 15,731,000 Khmer, Central Buddhism 3.00 % 1.50 %
 Khmu 1,900 861,000 Khmu Ethnic Religions 0.90 % 0.71 %
 Khmu, Puman 22,000 22,000 U Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Kim Mun 327,000 541,000 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 2,500,000 80,205,000 Korean Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 14.00 %
 Kua-nsi 5,300 5,300 Kua-nsi Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 %
Kuamasi 1,000 1,000 Kuamasi Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.50 %
 Kuan, Khuen 1,600 1,600 Khuen Buddhism 0.10 % 0.10 %
Kuanhua 1,200 1,200 Kuanhua Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 %
 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 232,000 5,038,000 Kyrgyz Islam 0.20 % 0.18 %
 Laba 293,000 293,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.22 %
 Labapo 8,200 8,200 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lachi 2,500 14,000 Lachi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Ladakhi (Christian traditions) 3,400 3,700 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lagou 7,700 7,700 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 35.00 %
 Lahu 306,000 578,000 Lahu Christianity 55.00 % 33.00 %
 Lahu Shi 125,000 158,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism 10.00 % 2.00 %
 Lahuli, Tinan 3,100 5,300 Tinani Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Laka 7,700 7,700 Nuosu Christianity 41.00 % 32.52 %
 Lakkia 13,000 13,000 Lakkia Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lalu, Xinping 50,000 50,000 Lalu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.39 %
 Lalu, Xuzhang 5,200 5,200 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lalu, Yangliu 47,000 47,000 Lalu, Western Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Laluo, Jiantou 39,000 39,000 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.07 %
 Laluo, Mishaba 669,000 669,000 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.10 %
 Lama 1,300 7,500 Bai, Lama Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 %
 Lami 129,000 129,000 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 2.50 % 1.99 %
Lamu 300 300 Lamu Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 2.00 %
Lang'e 2,100 2,100 Lang'e Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Laomian 1,700 1,700 Laomian Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.30 %
 Laowu 23,000 23,000 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lashi 2,400 36,000 Lacid Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 15.00 %
 Lawa, Western 68,000 68,000 Lawa, Western 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 4,500 Lhomi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Li, Bendi 78,000 78,000 Hlai Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.03 %
 Li, Ha 684,000 684,000 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 312,000 312,000 Hlai Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
 Limi 37,000 37,000 Limi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Limin 98,000 98,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.13 %
 Lingao 669,000 669,000 Lingao Ethnic Religions 1.10 % 0.85 %
 Linghua 26,000 26,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Lipo, Eastern 114,000 114,000 Lipo Christianity 67.00 % 50.00 %
 Lipo, Western 180,000 180,000 Lipo Ethnic Religions 1.50 % 1.00 %
 Lisu 899,000 1,116,000 Lisu Christianity 80.00 % 45.00 %
 Liude 1,800 1,800 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 0.00 % 0.00 %
 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 447,000 447,000 Lolopo Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.06 %
 Luoluopo, Southeastern 46,000 46,000 Nisi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Luoluopo, Western 245,000 245,000 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 3,800 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 31,000 150,000 Lhao Vo Christianity 79.00 % 30.00 %
 Meng 5,100 5,100 Hani Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 4.89 %
 Mengwu 24,000 24,000 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Menia 1,500 1,500 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 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Chuan 195,000 195,000 Hmong Daw Ethnic Religions 5.50 % 1.50 %
 Miao, Enshi 663,000 663,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.06 %
 Miao, Guiyang Northern 140,000 140,000 Miao, Northern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.90 %
 Miao, Guiyang Northwestern 9,900 9,900 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 46,000 46,000 Miao, Southern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.00 %
 Miao, Guiyang Southwestern 117,000 117,000 Miao, Southwestern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.40 %
 Miao, Horned 82,000 82,000 Miao, Horned Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Hua 767,000 771,000 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, Luobohe 100,000 100,000 Miao, Luopohe Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Miao, Lupanshui 66,000 66,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 2.00 %
 Miao, Mashan Central 118,000 118,000 Miao, Central Mashan Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.25 %
 Miao, Mashan Northern 58,000 58,000 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 %
 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 2,100 2,100 Moji Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Monba, Cona 44,000 108,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Monba, Medog 8,100 8,100 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mongol 7,392,000 7,546,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.80 % 0.40 %
 Mongol, Alxa 28,000 28,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Mongol, Khalka 67,000 2,132,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.25 % 0.19 %
 Mongol, Khamnigan 2,500 2,500 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 55,000 55,000 Naxi 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 68,000 68,000 Muji, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.04 %
Muji, Northern 9,600 9,600 Muji, Northern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Muji, Qila 1,600 1,600 Muji, Qila Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 %
 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 62,000 62,000 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 159,000 159,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 3.50 %
 Naru 15,000 15,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Narua 50,000 50,000 Narua Buddhism 10.00 % 3.00 %
 Naruo 15,000 15,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nasu, Eastern 268,000 268,000 Yi, Wuding-Luquan Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 29.02 %
 Nasu, Jinghong 23,000 23,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.54 %
 Nasu, Panxian 366,000 366,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.72 %
 Nasu, Southern 133,000 133,000 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.12 % 0.10 %
 Nasu, Wusa 314,000 314,000 Nasu, Wumeng Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 24.14 %
 Naxi 329,000 329,000 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 Akha 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 225,000 225,000 Nisu, Southern Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.20 %
Nisu, Northwestern 26,000 26,000 Nisu, Northwestern Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.50 %
 Nisu, Xinping 250,000 250,000 Nisu, Northern Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.51 %
 Nisu, Yuanyang 259,000 259,000 Nisu, Eastern Ethnic Religions 1.50 % 0.72 %
 Nosu, Butuo 267,000 267,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.05 %
 Nosu, Mangbu 84,000 84,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.50 %
 Nosu, Shengzha 1,294,000 1,294,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.40 %
 Nosu, Shuixi 298,000 298,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.40 %
 Nosu, Tianba 107,000 107,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Nosu, Xiaoliangshan 532,000 532,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.05 %
 Nosu, Yinuo 651,000 651,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.05 % 0.00 %
 Nu 13,000 14,000 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 87,000 Paiwan Ethnic Religions 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 5,600 165,000 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, Alo 500 500 Phola, Alo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Phowa, Ani 10,000 10,000 Phowa, Ani Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 %
Phowa, Labo 18,000 18,000 Phowa, Labo Ethnic Religions 0.40 % 0.20 %
Phula 5,300 11,000 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 1,434,000 1,434,000 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 %
 Pula 14,000 14,000 Phola Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.10 %
 Pumi 49,000 49,000 Pumi, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.08 %
 Purik 700 47,000 Purik Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Puroik 400 5,700 Puroik Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pusha 6,800 6,800 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Puwa 37,000 37,000 Phowa, Hlepho Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 10.00 %
 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 %
Qau 2,100 2,100 Qau Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.50 %
 Qiang, Cimulin 16,000 16,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Qiang, Dajishan 12,000 12,000 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Qiang, Heihu 26,000 26,000 Qiang, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.80 % 0.73 %
 Qiang, Jiaochang 31,000 31,000 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 700 159,000 Nung Christianity 60.00 % 50.00 %
 Riang, Riang-Lang 2,000 17,000 Riang Lang Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Russian 22,000 134,007,000 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 9,700 9,700 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 16,000 Samtao Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sanda 1,400 1,400 Language unknown Ethnic Religions 1.40 % 1.36 %
Sangkong 2,000 2,000 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 6,700 6,700 Dong, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sansu 16,000 22,000 Hlersu Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.24 %
 She 1,045,000 1,045,000 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.12 %
 Shenzhou 4,800 4,800 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Sherpa 1,200 162,000 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Shixing 3,500 3,500 Shixing Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Shui 321,000 321,000 Sui Ethnic Religions 0.07 % 0.04 %
 Shui, Yunnan 12,000 12,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 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 2,935,000 2,935,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 6.50 % 6.00 %
 Suodi 239,000 239,000 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 44,000 941,000 Tai Dam Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
 Tai Kao 15,000 638,000 Tai Don Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tai Khang 41,000 113,000 Kang Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 %
 Tai Lue 783,000 1,349,000 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.33 %
 Tai Man, Shan 700 4,697,000 Shan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan 477,000 664,000 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 7,900 6,333,000 Tatar Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tatar, Khakass 800 75,000 Khakas Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tay 165,000 1,966,000 Tay Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 1.20 %
 Tebbu, Diebu 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, Boyu 4,200 4,200 Tibetan, Central Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.15 %
 Tibetan, Central 916,000 1,069,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Tibetan, Deqen 118,000 118,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 2.00 % 0.80 %
 Tibetan, Gtsang 739,000 796,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.01 % 0.00 %
 Tibetan, Jone 165,000 165,000 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, Zhugqu 48,000 48,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
Tseku 14,000 14,000 Tseku Ethnic Religions 0.90 % 0.60 %
 Tu 253,000 253,000 Tu Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 %
 Tuerke 200 200 Ili Turki Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tujia 9,451,000 9,451,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 1.10 % 1.00 %
 Tulao 5,100 5,100 Rukai Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tulung, Drung 14,000 14,000 Drung Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 21.32 %
 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 %
 Tuvinian, 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 11,469,000 11,845,000 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 68,000 68,000 Uyghur Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Uzbek, Northern 21,000 27,092,000 Uzbek, Northern Islam 0.50 % 0.29 %
 Vietnamese, Jing 22,000 83,842,000 Vietnamese Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.15 %
 Wa 373,000 1,391,000 Wa, Parauk Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 15.00 %
 Woni 137,000 137,000 Language unknown 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 12,000 12,000 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 200 200 Language unknown 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 229,000 229,000 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 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Zaiwa, Atsi 117,000 153,000 Zaiwa Ethnic Religions 0.25 % 0.22 %
Zakhring 700 700 Zakhring Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 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 1,156,000 1,156,000 Zhuang, Central Hongshuihe Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
 Zhuang, Dai 106,000 106,000 Zhuang, Dai Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
Zhuang, Eastern Hongshuihe 1,284,000 1,284,000 Zhuang, Eastern Hongshuihe Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
Zhuang, Guibei 1,605,000 1,605,000 Zhuang, Guibei Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
 Zhuang, Guibian 1,070,000 1,070,000 Zhuang, Guibian Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
Zhuang, Lianshan 46,000 46,000 Zhuang, Lianshan Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
 Zhuang, Liujiang 1,670,000 1,670,000 Zhuang, Liujiang Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
Zhuang, Liuqian 399,000 399,000 Zhuang, Liuqian Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
Zhuang, Minz 177,000 177,000 Zhuang, Minz Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Zhuang, Nong 532,000 532,000 Zhuang, Nong Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
 Zhuang, Qiubei 161,000 161,000 Zhuang, Qiubei Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
 Zhuang, Yang 805,000 805,000 Zhuang, Yang Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
 Zhuang, Yongbei 2,119,000 2,119,000 Zhuang, Yongbei Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
 Zhuang, Yongnan 1,998,000 2,010,000 Zhuang, Yongnan Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
Zhuang, Youjiang 970,000 970,000 Zhuang, Youjiang Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.35 %
 Zhuang, Zuojiang 1,672,000 2,086,000 Zhuang, Zuojiang Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 %
Zokhuo 14,000 14,000 Zokhuo Ethnic Religions 0.90 % 0.60 %
 Zuoke 7,300 7,300 Sani Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
  Totals:  550 1,370,376,000       456   7.85 % 6.23 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 11,947,000              
  UN Country Population (2016) 1,382,323,000              
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RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
13.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 6.2 %)
7.8 %
Ethnic Religions
32.3 %
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
90.8 %
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.

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China Statistics
People Groups 550
Unreached People Groups 456  (82.9%)
Population 1,370,376,000
Population in Unreached 184,613,000  (13.5%)
Urbanization 54%
Continent Asia
Region Northeast Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Country Code CH
Official National Language Chinese, Mandarin
Literacy Rate 94%
Primary Religion Non-Religious
Percent Professing Christian 7.8%
Percent Evangelical 6.2%
Country Progress Level 4
Persecution Ranking 33 (1=High to 50=Low OD)


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