Language:  French

Population of Groups Speaking

72,134,000

People Group's Primary Language

147

Bible Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

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Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
% Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Abnaki-Penobscot Canada 2,600 Primary Christianity 97.00 % 3.00 %
 Acadian, Cajun Canada 29,000 Primary Christianity 97.00 % 1.20 %
 Arab, Moroccan Morocco 15,208,000 Secondary Islam 0.09 % 0.01 %
Auvergnat France 1,411,000 Primary Christianity 65.00 % 1.00 %
 Basque France 157,000 Secondary Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 %
 Bassar, Ntcham Togo 178,000 Secondary Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 2.00 %
Black African, general Belgium 12,000 Primary Islam 39.00 % 4.00 %
Breton France 233,000 Secondary Christianity 65.00 % 0.30 %
Buamu Burkina Faso 291,000 Secondary Ethnic Religions 33.00 % 14.00 %
Cameroonian Creole, Detribalized Canada 4,000 Primary Christianity 80.00 % 15.00 %
Cameroonian Creole, Detribalized Cameroon 1,457,000 Primary Christianity 67.00 % 14.00 %
Cameroonian Creole, Detribalized Finland 800 Primary Christianity 65.00 % 12.00 %
 Christian unspecified India 1,336,000 Secondary Christianity 100.00 %
 Coloured Benin 2,200 Primary Christianity 70.00 % 20.00 %
 Coloured Congo, Democratic Republic of 148,000 Primary Christianity 95.00 % 12.00 %
 Coloured France 64,000 Primary Christianity 80.00 % 0.20 %
Comorian, Maore Reunion 600 Secondary Islam 1.00 % 0.20 %
Creoles, Mauritian Mauritius 987,000 Secondary Hinduism 35.00 % 9.00 %
 Eurasian Cambodia 13,000 Primary Christianity 50.00 % 3.00 %
 Eurasian France 64,000 Primary Christianity 70.00 % 0.20 %
 Eurasian Vietnam 467,000 Primary Christianity 59.00 % 2.00 %
 Euronesian French Polynesia 27,000 Primary Christianity 97.00 % 16.00 %
 Euronesian New Caledonia 26,000 Primary Christianity 91.00 % 9.00 %
Eviya Gabon 400 Secondary Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 5.00 %
 Fon Benin 3,456,000 Secondary Christianity 65.00 % 15.50 %
 Fon Togo 65,000 Secondary Christianity 65.00 % 12.00 %
 Franco-Mauritian Mauritius 52,000 Primary Christianity 91.00 % 5.00 %
Franco-Swiss France 32,000 Primary Christianity 65.00 % 0.20 %
Franco-Swiss Switzerland 1,721,000 Primary Christianity 80.00 % 3.50 %
 French Algeria 12,000 Primary Christianity 66.00 % 0.40 %
 French Andorra 4,000 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.20 %
 French Angola 5,600 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.20 %
 French Argentina 16,000 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.50 %
 French Australia 24,000 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.50 %
 French Austria 16,000 Primary Christianity 75.00 % 0.80 %
 French Belgium 150,000 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.50 %
 French Benin 30,000 Primary Christianity 70.00 % 0.50 %
 French Brazil 18,000 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.70 %
 French Burundi 2,000 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.50 %
 French Cambodia 1,600 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.50 %
 French Chad 15,000 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.30 %
 French Congo, Republic of the 9,500 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.40 %
 French Congo, Democratic Republic of 77,000 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.50 %
 French Chile 3,500 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 2.00 %
 French Cameroon 40,000 Primary Christianity 59.00 % 0.30 %
 French Comoros 1,600 Primary Christianity 60.00 % 0.70 %
 French Colombia 5,300 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.20 %
 French Costa Rica 1,000 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.50 %
 French Central African Republic 22,000 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.20 %
 French Cuba 5,800 Primary Christianity 65.00 % 1.00 %
 French Denmark 6,700 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Djibouti 11,000 Primary Christianity 65.00 % 0.40 %
 French Dominican Republic 2,100 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Egypt 85,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Ireland 9,800 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Ethiopia 700 Primary Christianity 63.00 % 0.60 %
 French Czech Republic 800 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French French Guiana 22,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Finland 2,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French French Polynesia 147,000 Primary Christianity 73.00 % 1.50 %
 French France 45,737,000 Primary Christianity 67.00 % 0.90 %
 French Gambia 800 Primary Christianity 64.00 % 1.00 %
 French Gabon 8,900 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Ghana 11,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Germany 122,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Greece 6,600 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Guinea 2,800 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.30 %
 French Haiti 800 Primary Christianity 65.00 % 1.00 %
 French Indonesia 5,400 Primary Christianity 80.00 % 4.00 %
 French Iran 9,400 Primary Christianity 63.00 % 1.00 %
 French Italy 25,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Côte d'Ivoire 36,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Iraq 800 Primary Christianity 62.00 % 1.00 %
 French Japan 6,300 Primary Christianity 62.00 % 1.00 %
 French Kenya 1,800 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Korea, North 500 Primary Christianity 61.14 % 1.00 %
 French Korea, South 5,100 Primary Christianity 68.00 % 1.00 %
 French Kuwait 7,700 Primary Christianity 62.00 % 1.00 %
 French Lebanon 22,000 Primary Christianity 62.00 % 1.00 %
 French Liberia 2,700 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Slovakia 1,600 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 0.70 %
 French Luxembourg 37,000 Primary Christianity 65.00 % 1.00 %
 French Libya 6,500 Primary Christianity 64.00 % 1.00 %
 French Madagascar 152,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Martinique 9,000 Primary Christianity 72.00 % 1.00 %
 French Mayotte 1,400 Primary Christianity 62.00 % 0.70 %
 French Malawi 1,700 Primary Christianity 62.00 % 1.00 %
 French Mali 17,000 Primary Christianity 63.00 % 1.00 %
 French Monaco 11,000 Primary Christianity 84.60 % 1.30 %
 French Morocco 5,200 Primary Christianity 62.00 % 1.00 %
 French Mauritania 6,100 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 0.70 %
 French Mexico 13,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Mozambique 1,600 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Niger 4,300 Primary Christianity 63.00 % 1.00 %
 French Vanuatu 2,900 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Nigeria 7,400 Primary Christianity 66.00 % 6.00 %
 French Netherlands 20,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Sint Maarten 600 Primary Christianity 68.00 % 1.00 %
 French Norway 2,900 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Nepal 2,800 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.60 %
 French New Zealand 4,600 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Pakistan 4,500 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 0.50 %
 French Poland 3,900 Primary Christianity 62.00 % 0.90 %
 French Panama 40,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Portugal 10,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Guinea-Bissau 1,100 Primary Christianity 64.00 % 1.00 %
 French Qatar 6,700 Primary Christianity 76.00 % 1.00 %
 French Serbia 700 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Romania 3,900 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Russia 1,500 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Rwanda 600 Primary Christianity 69.00 % 1.00 %
 French Saudi Arabia 32,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Saint Pierre and Miquelon 5,600 Primary Christianity 97.00 % 0.30 %
 French Seychelles 1,800 Primary Christianity 69.00 % 1.00 %
 French South Africa 11,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Senegal 56,000 Primary Christianity 62.00 % 1.00 %
 French Spain 100,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Saint Lucia 500 Primary Christianity 68.00 % 1.00 %
 French Sweden 9,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Syria 9,800 Primary Christianity 63.00 % 1.00 %
 French Trinidad and Tobago 4,300 Primary Christianity 68.00 % 1.00 %
 French Thailand 4,100 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Togo 5,800 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 4.50 %
 French Turkey 4,100 Primary Christianity 63.00 % 1.00 %
 French Tanzania 2,300 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Curacao 3,600 Primary Christianity 68.00 % 1.00 %
 French Uganda 1,300 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French United Kingdom 166,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French United States 1,791,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Burkina Faso 14,000 Primary Christianity 72.00 % 0.70 %
 French Uruguay 15,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Venezuela 9,500 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Vietnam 5,600 Primary Christianity 63.00 % 1.00 %
 French Virgin Islands (U.S.) 800 Primary Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 %
 French West Bank / Gaza 3,800 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French Wallis and Futuna Islands 100 Primary Christianity 72.00 % 1.00 %
 French Zambia 4,900 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 1.00 %
 French, Metropolitan Reunion 3,500 Primary Christianity 60.00 % 1.00 %
 French, White Guadeloupe 9,300 Primary Christianity 68.00 % 1.00 %
 French-Canadian Austria 900 Primary Christianity 74.00 % 0.80 %
 French-Canadian Canada 7,763,000 Primary Christianity 75.00 % 0.80 %
 French-Canadian United States 2,803,000 Primary Christianity 65.00 % 0.80 %
 Fulfulde, Benin-Togo Togo 102,000 Secondary Islam 0.50 % 0.30 %
 Fulfulde, Fulani Benin 458,000 Secondary Islam 1.40 % 0.80 %
Gypsy, French France 168,000 Primary Christianity 60.00 % 1.00 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin France 39,000 Primary Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.00 %
 Hindi Mauritius 37,000 Secondary Hinduism 1.00 % 0.30 %
Hutu, Rundi United States 9,600 Primary Christianity 92.00 % 25.00 %
Indo-French India 200 Primary Unknown 30.56 %
Indo-Vietnamese India 400 Secondary Unknown 10.00 %
 Jew Belgium 31,000 Primary Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.10 %
 Jew, French Algeria 600 Primary Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jew, French France 479,000 Primary Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jew, French China, Hong Kong 800 Primary Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.50 %
 Jew, French Israel 36,000 Primary Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.05 %
 Jew, French Monaco 700 Primary Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jew, French Switzerland 20,000 Primary Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Jew, Judeo-Moroccan Morocco 2,500 Secondary Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Jew, Tunisian Tunisia 2,600 Secondary Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Kroumen, Tepo Côte d'Ivoire 47,000 Secondary Christianity 75.00 % 4.00 %
 Languedocian France 2,578,000 Primary Christianity 65.00 % 1.00 %
New Caledonian Vanuatu 2,800 Primary Christianity 81.00 % 38.00 %
New Caledonian French New Caledonia 100,000 Primary Christianity 61.00 % 3.00 %
Provencal, Alpine Provencal France 2,965,000 Primary Christianity 70.00 % 0.60 %
Reunionese, French-Speaking Reunion 184,000 Primary Christianity 96.00 % 6.00 %
 South Asian, general France 273,000 Secondary Hinduism 4.00 % 0.20 %
  Totals:  166     15 147 (P) : 19 (S)        

Language Alternate Names
Acadian (Acadien)
Français
Francés
Franche-Comtois (Fribourgois)
Franco-Terreneuvien
Jèrriais
Jurassien
Norman (Normand)
Québécois
Saintongeais
Serquiais
Shippagan
Sous le Vent (Saint Barthélemy Patois)

Dialects
Acadian
Africa
Angevin
Berrichon
Bourbonnais
Bourguignon
Canadian
Central Africa
Dgernesiais
Français
Franc-comtois
Franche-comtois
Franco-ontarien
Gallo
Gitan
Jerriais
Lorraine
Norman
North African
Picard
Poitevin
Québéicois
Santongeais
Standard French
Toulouse
Wallon
Walloon
West Africa

Dialect Alternate Names
Acadien
Afrique
Bregognon
French, Fransaawi
Fribourgois
Jurassien
Normand
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1483-1989
New Testament 1474-1990
Complete Bible 1530-2000
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon
Forum of Bible Agencies
Gospel Go
World Bible Finder
World Bibles
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - African (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Canadian (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Fathers Love Letter
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Good Seed Evangelistic Materials
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in French
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Rivka (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video: View in French
Film / Video Walk with Jesus (Africa, JFP)
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
General Open-licensed Bible stories on mobile app
Text / Printed Matter Bible Gateway Scripture
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Bible Parole de Vie
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Bible Segond 1910
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Bible Segond 21
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Current Language Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter Cartoon Gospel tract
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter International Bible Society
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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