Language:  Chinese, Min Nan

Population of Groups Speaking

51,492,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

33

Scripture Status

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Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Han Chinese, Hainanese Cambodia 14,000 4,352,000 Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Han Chinese, Hainanese China 3,731,000 4,352,000 Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.50 % -
 Han Chinese, Hainanese Malaysia 416,000 4,352,000 Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 5.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Hainanese Singapore 183,000 4,352,000 Non-Religious 10.00 % 7.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Hainanese Thailand 8,200 4,352,000 Buddhism 6.00 % 3.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Hokkien Malaysia 2,017,000 43,930,000 Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 9.20 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Australia 18,000 43,930,000 Ethnic Religions 11.00 % 7.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Myanmar (Burma) 73,000 43,930,000 Buddhism 4.00 % 2.50 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Brunei 12,000 43,930,000 Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 10.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Canada 14,000 43,930,000 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 4.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Cambodia 147,000 43,930,000 Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.55 % 3
 Han Chinese, Min Nan China 22,943,000 43,930,000 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.80 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Japan 75,000 43,930,000 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 5.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan China, Hong Kong 85,000 43,930,000 Ethnic Religions 11.00 % 7.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Indonesia 1,034,000 43,930,000 Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan China, Macau 28,000 43,930,000 Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 3.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan New Zealand 6,000 43,930,000 Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Panama 1,300 43,930,000 Non-Religious 9.00 % 5.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Philippines 1,192,000 43,930,000 Christianity 83.00 % 6.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Singapore 1,193,000 43,930,000 Buddhism 10.00 % 9.43 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Thailand 1,504,000 43,930,000 Buddhism 4.00 % 2.66 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Taiwan 13,497,000 43,930,000 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 3.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan United States 91,000 43,930,000 Non-Religious 9.00 % 6.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Shaozhou China 678,000 685,000 Non-Religious 1.20 % 1.05 % 14
 Han Chinese, Shaozhou France 6,500 685,000 Non-Religious 6.00 % 6.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Teochew Singapore 600,000 1,849,000 Buddhism 10.00 % 7.07 % -
 Han Chinese, Teochew Cambodia 185,000 1,849,000 Ethnic Religions 1.40 % 0.40 % 4
 Han Chinese, Teochew Malaysia 1,064,000 1,849,000 Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 5.75 % -
 Han Chinese, Xunpu China 800 800 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 3.00 % -
Kavalan, Kuwarawan Taiwan 1,400 1,400 Christianity 76.00 % 7.00 % -
 She China 669,000 669,000 Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.12 % 13
Siraya Taiwan 3,000 3,000 Christianity 55.00 % 6.00 % -
Thao, Sau Taiwan 800 800 Christianity 78.00 % 8.00 % -
  Totals:  33           6     36
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Laos 67,000 937,400,000 Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.00 % -
Kanakanabu Taiwan 300 300 Christianity 75.00 % 30.00 % -
  Totals:  2           0     0

Language Alternate Names
Amoy
Banlamgi
Banlamgu
Banlamue
Chaenzo
Changchew
Chaochow
Chao-Shan (Chaozhou)
Chaozhou
Chinchew
Chinese, Hokkien Amoy
Choushan
Fujian
Fujianese
Fukien
Fukienese
Hainan
Hainan (Hainanese)
Hainanese
Hokkien (Amoy)
Hokkien (Fujian)
Lei Hua
Leizhou (Lei Hua)
Li Hua
Min Nam
Min Nan
Minnan
Qiongwen Hua
Quanzhou (Chinchew)
Sanso
Shantou (Swatow)
Southern Fujian
Southern Min
Swatow
Taechew
Taiwanese
Taiwanese (Amoy)
Techu
Teochew
Teochew (Chaochow)
Teochiu
Teochow
Tiu Chiu
Tiuchiu
Wenchang
Xiamen
Xiamen (Amoy)
Zhangzhou (Changchew)

Dialects
Amoy
Chaochow
Chao-Shan
Chaozhou
Chiu Chao
Datian
Fujian
Fukienese
Gandongbei
Hainan
Hainanese
Hokkien
Kienyang
Leizhou
Longdu
Mai
Qiong-Wen
Quan-Zhang
Quanzhou
Sankiang
Shantou
Taiwanese
Teochew
Teochiu
Zhangzhou
Zhedongnan
Zhenan Min

Dialect Alternate Names
Amoy
Chao Chow
Chaochow
Chao-shan
Chinese, Min Nan: Chao-Shan
Chinese, Min Nan: Fukienese
Chinese, Min Nan: Hainan
Chinese, Min Nan: Shantou
Chinese, Min Nan: Taiwanese
Chinese, Min Nan: Teochew
Chinese, Min Nan: Xiamen
Chinese: Kienyang
Chinese: Sankiang
Formosan
Fujianese
Fukien
Hailam
Hainan
Hainanesisch
Hokkian
Hokkien
Hylam
Lei Hua
Li Hua
Qiongwen Hua
Swatow
Taiwanese
Techu
Teochew
Teochow
Tiu Chiu
Tiuchiu
Wenchang
Xiamen


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1875-1916
New Testament 1896-1974
Complete Bible 1884-2001

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