Language:  Chittagonian Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

9,268,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

5

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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Barua Bangladesh 11,000 13,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dom (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 24,000 2,165,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghulam Bangladesh 4,300 28,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,200 3,881,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khami Bangladesh 5,500 5,900 Other / Small 5.57 % -
  Totals:  5           4     4
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Abdul Bangladesh 27,000 62,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Anglo Bangladesh 17,000 151,000 Christianity 74.14 % -
 Ansari Bangladesh 1,229,000 16,369,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 25
 Asho Khyang Bangladesh 1,900 171,000 Christianity 70.59 % -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 79,000 2,934,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 2
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 127,000 405,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 3
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 209,000 3,894,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Baiti Bangladesh 6,300 50,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bauri Bangladesh 9,900 1,964,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Behara Bangladesh 55,000 59,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,800 1,372,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 8,300 6,440,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhuinmali Bangladesh 107,000 265,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 2
 Bhuiya Bangladesh 13,000 2,077,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhuiya Ghatwar Bangladesh 1,100 304,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Bangladesh 584,000 62,164,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
 Brahmin Gaur Bangladesh 24,000 2,970,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Joshi Bangladesh 2,000 356,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Kanaujia Bangladesh 6,500 4,157,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Radhi Bangladesh 51,000 1,577,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi Bangladesh 2,600 459,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Saraswat Bangladesh 5,600 570,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Utkal Bangladesh 4,000 179,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Vaidik Bangladesh 6,700 190,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Varendra Bangladesh 28,000 277,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bru Bangladesh 2,000 204,000 Hinduism 18.43 % -
 Chak Bangladesh 3,000 5,200 Buddhism 0.73 % 1
 Chakma Bangladesh 430,000 673,000 Buddhism 15.13 % -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 86,000 47,455,000 Hinduism 1.60 % 2
 Christian Bangladesh 125,000 1,516,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Dai (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 9,100 9,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dai (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 48,000 61,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dalu Bangladesh 2,300 20,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 16,000 1,431,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 189,000 12,080,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 21,000 2,185,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dom (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 1,000 189,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 13,000 5,755,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dusadh (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 600 13,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 2,600 6,482,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ganak Bangladesh 5,000 5,300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Garo Bangladesh 126,000 1,211,000 Christianity 51.38 % -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,300 440,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghazi Bangladesh 62,000 64,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gosain Bangladesh 1,100 1,540,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hadi Bangladesh 56,000 1,019,000 Hinduism 0.65 % 1
 Hajam Bangladesh 381,000 4,525,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
Halam Bangladesh 2,000 44,000 Christianity 94.44 % -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 77,000 1,534,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Jhalo Malo Bangladesh 241,000 644,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 591,000 3,731,000 Hinduism 0.09 % 12
 Jogi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,900 115,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kachari Dimasa Bangladesh 11,000 154,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 83,000 8,140,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kaibartta Bangladesh 456,000 2,277,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Kaibartta Jalia Bangladesh 274,000 722,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Kalu Bangladesh 76,000 331,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kandu Bangladesh 16,000 2,468,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kapali Bangladesh 203,000 498,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 6,800 654,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,813,000 9,524,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 36
 Kayastha Karan Bangladesh 181,000 705,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Kharia Bangladesh 11,000 756,000 Hinduism 6.22 % -
 Kisan Bangladesh 3,800 1,613,000 Hinduism 4.03 % 1
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 6,300 8,331,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kori Bangladesh 11,000 2,576,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
Kotal Bangladesh 200 26,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kuki Chin Bangladesh 7,100 173,000 Christianity 51.63 % -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 262,000 15,702,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 71,000 18,972,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Laheri (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 3,500 59,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 189,000 9,577,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 23,000 2,699,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Magar Bangladesh 1,600 2,116,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahishya Bangladesh 688,000 10,480,000 Hinduism 0.90 % 14
 Mal (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 24,000 1,783,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mal (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,000 20,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 132,000 9,909,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 15,000 3,404,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mallah (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 17,000 509,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mallah Dhawa (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 11,000 29,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 39,000 610,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mandala (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 104,000 107,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Marma Bangladesh 193,000 239,000 Buddhism 3.19 % 4
Mir Bangladesh 28,000 76,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mishri Bangladesh 2,100 8,300 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 277,000 2,203,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Moghal Bangladesh 41,000 3,040,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mru Bangladesh 32,000 58,000 Buddhism 4.38 % 1
 Munda Bangladesh 139,000 3,781,000 Hinduism 10.62 % -
Murasing Bangladesh 1,400 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 10,000 3,221,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 3,241,000 7,877,000 Hinduism 0.51 % 65
 Namassej Chandel Bangladesh 2,888,000 4,313,000 Hinduism 0.53 % 58
 Nat (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 14,000 507,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 1
 Nat (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 2,500 167,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nikari (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 54,000 115,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Oraon, Kurux Bangladesh 112,000 4,570,000 Hinduism 11.69 % -
Paliya Bangladesh 69,000 189,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pankhu, Panko Bangladesh 3,900 3,900 Buddhism 4.49 % 1
 Pashtun, Pathan Bangladesh 166,000 11,533,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 4,800 7,720,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pasi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 700 17,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Patni (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 115,000 339,000 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 3,491,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Qassab Bangladesh 15,000 2,167,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Qazi Bangladesh 14,000 743,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,526,000 6,517,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 31
 Rajbansi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,700 8,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajwar Bangladesh 9,500 611,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 2,100 379,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 58,000 1,054,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sahariya Bangladesh 4,200 857,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Santal, Satar Bangladesh 627,000 8,212,000 Hinduism 9.49 % -
Sardar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 52,000 65,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sayyid Bangladesh 1,174,000 16,885,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 23
 Shaikh Bangladesh 133,878,000 232,851,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2678
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 1,900 53,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 11,000 7,761,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 629,000 1,501,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
Sunri Sadhubanik Bangladesh 298,000 566,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 208,000 623,000 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 2,137,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 95,000 243,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tangchanghya Bangladesh 36,000 36,000 Buddhism 23.66 % -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 94,000 4,965,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 144,000 19,027,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Tili Bangladesh 83,000 1,137,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tipera, Kok Borok Bangladesh 122,000 746,000 Hinduism 8.00 % -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 18,000 364,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uchai Bangladesh 10,000 13,000 Hinduism 2.26 % 1
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 9,800 6,951,000 Hinduism 0.79 % 1
Valmiki, Balmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 2,000 11,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 217,000 59,231,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Yadav Sadgope Bangladesh 135,000 2,705,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
  Totals:  138           124     3,166

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

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Dialect Alternate Names

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament 2014
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