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 13,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dom (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 24,000 2,348,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghulam Bangladesh 4,300 23,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,200 3,966,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khami Bangladesh 5,600 6,100 Other / Small 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 27,000 63,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Aguri Bangladesh 1,000 519,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Anglo Bangladesh 17,000 158,000 Christianity 74.14 % -
 Ansari Bangladesh 1,231,000 16,698,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 25
 Asho Khyang Bangladesh 1,900 171,000 Christianity 70.59 % -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 79,000 3,006,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 2
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 127,000 412,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 3
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 209,000 3,978,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Baiti Bangladesh 6,300 51,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bauri Bangladesh 10,000 2,101,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Behara Bangladesh 56,000 60,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,800 1,405,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 8,300 6,625,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhuinmali Bangladesh 108,000 278,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 2
 Bhuiya Bangladesh 13,000 2,128,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhuiya Ghatwar Bangladesh 1,100 312,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Bangladesh 585,000 63,721,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
 Brahmin Gaur Bangladesh 24,000 3,030,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Joshi Bangladesh 2,000 361,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Kanaujia Bangladesh 6,600 4,250,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Radhi Bangladesh 51,000 1,612,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi Bangladesh 2,600 470,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Saraswat Bangladesh 5,600 581,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Utkal Bangladesh 4,000 183,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Vaidik Bangladesh 6,800 194,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Varendra Bangladesh 28,000 282,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bru Bangladesh 2,000 209,000 Hinduism 18.43 % -
 Chak Bangladesh 3,000 5,200 Buddhism 0.73 % 1
 Chakma Bangladesh 431,000 679,000 Buddhism 15.13 % -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 86,000 48,617,000 Hinduism 1.60 % 2
 Christian Bangladesh 125,000 1,295,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Dai (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 9,100 9,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dai (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 49,000 62,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dalu Bangladesh 2,300 20,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 16,000 1,471,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 189,000 12,476,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 21,000 2,203,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dom (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 1,000 194,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 13,000 5,898,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dusadh (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 600 14,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 2,600 6,642,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ganak Bangladesh 5,000 5,400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Garo Bangladesh 126,000 1,239,000 Christianity 51.38 % -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,300 463,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghazi Bangladesh 62,000 64,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gonrhi Bangladesh 5,300 835,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gosain Bangladesh 1,100 1,568,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hadi Bangladesh 56,000 1,066,000 Hinduism 0.65 % 1
 Hajam Bangladesh 382,000 4,601,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
Halam Bangladesh 2,000 45,000 Christianity 94.44 % -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 77,000 1,569,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Jhalo Malo Bangladesh 241,000 669,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 592,000 3,808,000 Hinduism 0.09 % 12
 Jogi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,900 118,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kachari Dimasa Bangladesh 11,000 158,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 83,000 8,339,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kaibartta Bangladesh 457,000 2,372,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Kaibartta Jalia Bangladesh 275,000 685,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Kalu Bangladesh 76,000 338,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kandu Bangladesh 16,000 2,526,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kapali Bangladesh 203,000 506,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 6,800 669,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kawar Bangladesh 3,200 1,005,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,815,000 9,716,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 36
Kayastha Karan Bangladesh 181,000 712,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Kharia Bangladesh 11,000 773,000 Hinduism 6.22 % -
 Kisan Bangladesh 3,800 1,643,000 Hinduism 4.03 % 1
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 6,300 8,565,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kori Bangladesh 11,000 2,640,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
Kotal Bangladesh 200 27,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kuki Chin Bangladesh 8,800 185,000 Christianity 48.05 % -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 262,000 16,022,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 71,000 19,450,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Laheri (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 3,500 61,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 189,000 9,779,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 23,000 2,795,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Magar Bangladesh 1,600 2,124,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahishya Bangladesh 689,000 10,676,000 Hinduism 0.90 % 14
 Mal (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 24,000 1,827,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mal (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,000 21,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 132,000 10,109,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 15,000 3,470,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mallah (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 17,000 471,000 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 39,000 625,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mandala (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 104,000 107,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Marma Bangladesh 194,000 241,000 Buddhism 3.19 % 4
Mir Bangladesh 28,000 77,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mishri Bangladesh 2,100 8,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 277,000 2,360,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Moghal Bangladesh 41,000 3,139,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mru Bangladesh 32,000 57,000 Buddhism 4.38 % 1
 Munda Bangladesh 139,000 3,870,000 Hinduism 10.62 % -
Murasing Bangladesh 1,400 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 10,000 3,297,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 3,246,000 8,132,000 Hinduism 0.51 % 65
 Namassej Chandel Bangladesh 2,893,000 4,385,000 Hinduism 0.53 % 58
 Nat (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 14,000 517,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 1
 Nat (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 2,500 168,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nikari (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 54,000 117,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Oraon, Kurux Bangladesh 112,000 4,678,000 Hinduism 11.69 % -
Paliya Bangladesh 69,000 192,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pankhu, Panko Bangladesh 3,900 3,900 Buddhism 4.49 % 1
 Pashtun, Pathan Bangladesh 166,000 11,817,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 4,800 7,853,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pasi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 700 18,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Patni (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 115,000 383,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 8,000 16,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Peshakar Bangladesh 700 2,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pinjara Bangladesh 29,000 3,654,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Qassab Bangladesh 15,000 2,184,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Qazi Bangladesh 14,000 761,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,528,000 6,638,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 31
 Rajbansi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,700 8,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajwar Bangladesh 9,500 627,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 2,100 389,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 59,000 1,081,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sahariya Bangladesh 4,200 880,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Santal, Satar Bangladesh 629,000 8,405,000 Hinduism 9.49 % -
Sardar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 52,000 65,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sayyid Bangladesh 1,176,000 17,371,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 24
 Shaikh Bangladesh 134,137,000 235,487,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2683
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 1,900 53,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 11,000 7,911,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 631,000 1,511,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
Sunri Sadhubanik Bangladesh 299,000 573,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 208,000 654,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Sutradhar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 6,900 42,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 229,000 2,171,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 96,000 248,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tangchanghya Bangladesh 36,000 36,000 Buddhism 23.66 % -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 95,000 5,084,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 144,000 19,436,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Tili Bangladesh 84,000 1,162,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tipera, Kok Borok Bangladesh 123,000 764,000 Hinduism 8.00 % -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 18,000 365,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uchai Bangladesh 10,000 13,000 Hinduism 2.26 % 1
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 9,800 6,389,000 Hinduism 0.79 % 1
Valmiki, Balmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 2,000 19,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 218,000 60,814,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Yadav Sadgope Bangladesh 135,000 2,771,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
  Totals:  141         127       3,175

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