Language:  Chittagonian Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

9,269,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

5

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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Barua Bangladesh 11,000 12,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dom (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 25,000 2,340,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghulam Bangladesh 4,500 25,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,300 3,966,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khami Bangladesh 5,700 6,200 Unknown 5.57 % -
  Totals:  5         4       4
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Abdul Bangladesh 28,000 64,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Aguri Bangladesh 1,100 519,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Anglo Bangladesh 18,000 159,000 Christianity 74.14 % -
 Ansari Bangladesh 1,269,000 16,716,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 25
 Asho Khyang Bangladesh 1,900 171,000 Christianity 70.59 % -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 81,000 3,011,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 2
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 131,000 416,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 3
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 216,000 3,996,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Baiti Bangladesh 6,500 52,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bauri Bangladesh 10,000 2,071,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Behara Bangladesh 57,000 61,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,900 1,406,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 8,600 6,639,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhuinmali Bangladesh 111,000 281,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 2
 Bhuiya Bangladesh 13,000 2,041,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhuiya Ghatwar Bangladesh 1,100 309,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Bangladesh 603,000 63,909,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
 Brahmin Gaur Bangladesh 25,000 3,031,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Joshi Bangladesh 2,100 362,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Kanaujia Bangladesh 6,800 4,251,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Radhi Bangladesh 53,000 1,614,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi Bangladesh 2,700 471,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Saraswat Bangladesh 5,800 582,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Utkal Bangladesh 4,200 183,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Vaidik Bangladesh 7,000 194,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Varendra Bangladesh 29,000 283,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bru Bangladesh 2,000 209,000 Hinduism 18.43 % -
 Chak Bangladesh 3,100 5,300 Buddhism 0.73 % 1
 Chakma Bangladesh 444,000 694,000 Buddhism 15.13 % -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 89,000 49,824,000 Hinduism 1.60 % 2
 Christian Bangladesh 129,000 1,269,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Dai (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 9,400 9,700 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dai (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 50,000 63,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dalu Bangladesh 2,400 20,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 16,000 1,453,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 195,000 12,476,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 22,000 2,212,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dom (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 1,100 194,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 14,000 5,885,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dusadh (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 700 14,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 2,700 6,647,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ganak Bangladesh 5,100 5,500 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Garo Bangladesh 130,000 1,243,000 Christianity 51.38 % 15.00 % -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,300 439,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghazi Bangladesh 64,000 66,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gonrhi Bangladesh 5,400 835,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gosain Bangladesh 1,100 1,570,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hadi Bangladesh 58,000 1,069,000 Hinduism 0.65 % 1
 Hajam Bangladesh 394,000 4,596,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
Halam Bangladesh 2,100 45,000 Christianity 94.44 % -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 79,000 1,575,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Jhalo Malo Bangladesh 249,000 677,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 610,000 3,829,000 Hinduism 0.09 % 12
 Jogi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 5,100 119,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kachari Dimasa Bangladesh 12,000 160,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 86,000 8,346,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kaibartta Bangladesh 471,000 2,388,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Kaibartta Jalia Bangladesh 283,000 693,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Kalu Bangladesh 78,000 340,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kandu Bangladesh 16,000 2,532,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kapali Bangladesh 210,000 513,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 7,000 669,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kawar Bangladesh 3,300 1,006,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,872,000 9,781,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 37
Kayastha Karan Bangladesh 187,000 718,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Kharia Bangladesh 11,000 775,000 Hinduism 6.22 % -
 Kisan Bangladesh 4,000 1,645,000 Hinduism 4.03 % 1
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 6,500 8,586,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kori Bangladesh 11,000 2,645,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
Kotal Bangladesh 200 27,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kuki Chin Bangladesh 9,100 186,000 Christianity 48.05 % -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 270,000 16,042,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 73,000 19,477,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Laheri (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 3,600 61,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 195,000 9,814,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 24,000 2,720,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Magar Bangladesh 1,600 2,207,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahishya Bangladesh 711,000 10,706,000 Hinduism 0.90 % 14
 Mal (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 25,000 1,829,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mal (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,100 21,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 136,000 10,119,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 16,000 3,481,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mallah (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 18,000 487,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 11,000 30,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 40,000 627,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mandala (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 107,000 110,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Marma Bangladesh 199,000 246,000 Buddhism 8.53 % -
Mir Bangladesh 29,000 79,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mishri Bangladesh 2,200 8,600 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 286,000 2,370,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Moghal Bangladesh 42,000 3,066,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mru Bangladesh 33,000 58,000 Buddhism 4.38 % 1
 Munda Bangladesh 144,000 3,877,000 Hinduism 10.62 % -
Murasing Bangladesh 1,500 16,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 10,000 3,345,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 3,348,000 8,241,000 Hinduism 0.51 % 67
 Namassej Chandel Bangladesh 2,983,000 4,477,000 Hinduism 0.53 % 60
 Nat (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 15,000 495,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 1
 Nat (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 2,500 169,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nikari (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 55,000 118,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Oraon, Kurux Bangladesh 115,000 4,688,000 Hinduism 11.69 % -
Paliya Bangladesh 71,000 194,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pankhu, Panko Bangladesh 4,100 4,100 Buddhism 4.49 % 1
 Pashtun, Pathan Bangladesh 172,000 11,832,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 4,900 7,822,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pasi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 700 18,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Patni (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 119,000 386,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 8,200 16,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Peshakar Bangladesh 700 2,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pinjara Bangladesh 30,000 3,661,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Qassab Bangladesh 15,000 2,193,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Qazi Bangladesh 14,000 762,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,576,000 6,692,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 32
 Rajbansi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,900 8,300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajwar Bangladesh 9,700 601,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 2,200 383,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 60,000 1,080,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sahariya Bangladesh 4,400 880,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Santal, Satar Bangladesh 649,000 8,431,000 Hinduism 9.49 % -
Sardar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 53,000 66,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sayyid Bangladesh 1,212,000 16,022,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 24
 Shaikh Bangladesh 138,263,000 239,305,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2765
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 2,000 53,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 12,000 7,916,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 650,000 1,535,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
Sunri Sadhubanik Bangladesh 308,000 583,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 215,000 661,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Sutradhar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 7,100 42,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 237,000 2,183,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 99,000 251,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tangchanghya Bangladesh 37,000 37,000 Buddhism 23.66 % -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 97,000 5,092,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 149,000 19,469,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Tili Bangladesh 86,000 1,163,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tipera, Kok Borok Bangladesh 126,000 767,000 Hinduism 8.00 % -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 18,000 374,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uchai Bangladesh 11,000 14,000 Hinduism 2.26 % 1
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 10,000 4,096,000 Hinduism 0.79 % 1
Valmiki, Balmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 2,100 21,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 224,000 60,884,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Yadav Sadgope Bangladesh 139,000 2,777,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
  Totals:  141         126       3,260

Language Alternate Names
Chatgaiyan Buli
Chatgaya
Chittagonian (Musselmani)
Chittagonian (Non-Musselmani)
Chittagonian Bengali

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Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament Yes
Complete Bible None Reported

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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories in Chittagonian
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Chittagonian
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video The Savior 3 - Woman at the Well
Film / Video The Savior 5 - The Good Samaritan
Film / Video The Savior 8 - Jesus is Risen