Language:  Japanese Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

125,853,000

People Group's Primary Language

48

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Ainu Japan 15,000 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 %
Burakumin Japan 886,000 Buddhism 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Eurasian Japan 126,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 1.50 %
 Japanese United Arab Emirates 19,000 Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese American Samoa 1,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 1.00 %
 Japanese Argentina 37,000 Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 1.20 %
 Japanese Australia 35,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 1.60 %
 Japanese Belgium 4,600 Buddhism 2.00 % 0.30 %
 Japanese Bolivia 19,000 Christianity 60.00 % 9.00 %
 Japanese Brazil 1,545,000 Christianity 63.50 % 15.00 %
 Japanese Canada 55,000 Buddhism 3.00 % 0.80 %
 Japanese Sri Lanka 4,000 Buddhism 1.43 %
 Japanese China 6,800 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Japanese Northern Mariana Islands 900 Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Denmark 1,800 Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Dominica 900 Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Dominican Republic 1,700 Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Finland 1,100 Buddhism 1.20 % 0.30 %
 Japanese Micronesia, Federated States 700 Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese France 30,000 Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Germany 24,000 Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Guam 2,800 Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Greece 1,100 Buddhism 1.60 % 0.50 %
 Japanese China, Hong Kong 12,000 Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 %
 Japanese Indonesia 14,000 Buddhism 2.30 % 0.50 %
  Totals:  48     44        
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Note:  Only people groups speaking Japanese as primary language are listed.
Other groups may speak Japanese as a secondary language.

Language Alternate Names
Zu-zu-ben

Dialects
Eastern Japanese
Western Japanese

Dialect Alternate Names
 
Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1837-1992
New Testament 1879-1993
Complete Bible 1883-1987
 
Online / Mobile App Bibles
Bible.is (Faith Comes By Hearing)
Bible.com (YouVersion)
 
Possible Print Bibles
Amazon National Bible Societies
Forum Bible Agencies World Bible Finder
Gospel Go World Bibles
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Christ for the Nations
Audio Recordings Online New Testament (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Fathers Love Letter
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Japanese
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video: View in Japanese
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
General Got Questions Ministry
Text / Printed Matter Bible Gateway Scripture
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Biblica Japanese
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Colloquial Japanese (1955)
Text / Printed Matter Cartoon Gospel tract
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter International Bible Society
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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