Language:  Japanese

Population of Groups Speaking

126,066,000

People Group's Primary Language

48

Bible Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress
Scale
Language
Rank
Primary
Religion
% Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Ainu Japan 15,000 Primary Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 %
Burakumin Japan 888,000 Primary Buddhism 0.50 % 0.20 %
 Eurasian Japan 126,000 Primary Buddhism 5.00 % 1.50 %
 Japanese United Arab Emirates 19,000 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese American Samoa 1,000 Primary Buddhism 5.00 % 1.00 %
 Japanese Argentina 37,000 Primary Other / Small 40.00 % 1.20 %
 Japanese Australia 35,000 Primary Buddhism 5.00 % 1.60 %
 Japanese Belgium 4,600 Primary Buddhism 2.00 % 0.30 %
 Japanese Bolivia 18,000 Primary Christianity 60.00 % 9.00 %
 Japanese Brazil 1,532,000 Primary Christianity 63.50 % 15.00 %
 Japanese Canada 45,000 Primary Buddhism 3.00 % 0.80 %
 Japanese Sri Lanka 4,000 Primary Buddhism 2.00 %
 Japanese China 6,700 Primary Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Japanese Northern Mariana Islands 900 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Denmark 1,800 Primary Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Dominica 900 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Dominican Republic 1,700 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Finland 1,100 Primary Buddhism 1.20 % 0.30 %
 Japanese Micronesia, Federated States 700 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese France 12,000 Primary Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Germany 24,000 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Guam 2,800 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Greece 1,100 Primary Buddhism 1.60 % 0.50 %
 Japanese China, Hong Kong 12,000 Primary Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 %
 Japanese Indonesia 13,000 Primary Buddhism 2.30 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Italy 6,300 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Japan 120,991,000 Primary Buddhism 1.20 % 0.30 %
 Japanese Korea, South 1,016,000 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Mexico 51,000 Primary Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Malaysia 14,000 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Netherlands 5,300 Primary Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 %
 Japanese New Zealand 14,000 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Paraguay 15,000 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Peru 150,000 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Panama 2,000 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Portugal 700 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Marshall Islands 400 Primary Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Philippines 4,200 Primary Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Russia 900 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Singapore 41,000 Primary Buddhism 1.60 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Spain 5,400 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Switzerland 5,000 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Thailand 14,000 Primary Buddhism 0.50 % 0.30 %
 Japanese Taiwan 12,000 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese United Kingdom 29,000 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese United States 824,000 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese Vietnam 9,400 Primary Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 %
 Japanese, Brazilian Japan 271,000 Secondary Christianity 95.00 % 22.00 %
Judeo-Japanese Japan 50,000 Primary Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.80 %
 Okinawan, Ryukyuan, Central Japan 979,000 Secondary Buddhism 2.00 % 0.15 %
Palauan Palau 13,000 Secondary Christianity 95.60 % 24.00 %
  Totals:  51     45 48 (P) : 3 (S)        

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
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 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 Bible-in-Your-Language
Text / Printed Matter Cartoon Gospel tract
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter International Bible Society
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets


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