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Population of Groups Speaking

221,818,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

188

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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Agavotaguerra Brazil 100 100 Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.00 % -
Ajuru Brazil 300 300 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.00 % 1
Amanaye Brazil 100 100 Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 10.00 % -
Amapa Creole Brazil 31,000 31,000 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.10 % -
 Amerindian, Detribalized Brazil 453,000 15,776,000 Christianity 59.00 % 35.00 % -
Anace Brazil 600 600 Christianity 80.00 % 5.00 % -
Anambe Brazil 100 100 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % -
Angolan Mestico Portugal 24,000 24,000 Christianity 94.00 % 14.00 % -
Apiaka Brazil 1,000 1,000 Christianity 81.00 % 25.00 % -
Arana Brazil 400 400 Christianity 60.00 % 1.00 % -
Arara do Mato Grosso Brazil 300 300 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % -
Atikum Brazil 5,600 5,600 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.10 % -
Ava-Canoeiro Brazil Unknown Unknown Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.00 % -
Baena Brazil Unknown Unknown Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Borari Brazil 800 800 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brazilian Ireland 9,100 96,632,000 Christianity 89.50 % 29.00 % -
Brazilian France 81,000 96,632,000 Christianity 87.00 % 25.00 % -
Brazilian, Black Brazil 12,390,000 12,392,000 Christianity 89.00 % 23.00 % -
 Brazilian, general Austria 900 113,000 Christianity 93.00 % 13.00 % -
 Brazilian, general Canada 8,000 113,000 Christianity 92.00 % 26.00 % -
 Brazilian, general Norway 1,800 113,000 Christianity 91.00 % 26.30 % -
 Brazilian, general Portugal 99,000 113,000 Christianity 92.00 % 20.00 % -
 Brazilian, general Sweden 3,300 113,000 Christianity 91.00 % 26.30 % -
 Brazilian, Mestizo Uruguay 10,000 82,254,000 Christianity 91.00 % 26.00 % -
 Brazilian, Mestizo Brazil 82,201,000 82,254,000 Christianity 93.02 % 24.00 % -
 Brazilian, Mestizo Paraguay 43,000 82,254,000 Christianity 91.00 % 26.00 % -
Brazilian, White Argentina 44,000 96,632,000 Christianity 90.00 % 29.00 % -
Brazilian, White Belgium 6,600 96,632,000 Christianity 86.00 % 25.00 % -
Brazilian, White Denmark 3,200 96,632,000 Christianity 90.00 % 29.00 % -
Brazilian, White Brazil 95,915,000 96,632,000 Christianity 89.50 % 29.00 % -
Brazilian, White French Guiana 8,900 96,632,000 Christianity 91.00 % 26.30 % -
Brazilian, White Finland 900 96,632,000 Christianity 90.00 % 26.00 % -
Brazilian, White Italy 39,000 96,632,000 Christianity 92.00 % 24.00 % -
Brazilian, White Mexico 5,000 96,632,000 Christianity 93.00 % 26.00 % -
Brazilian, White Netherlands 6,500 96,632,000 Christianity 88.00 % 24.00 % -
Brazilian, White New Zealand 3,000 96,632,000 Christianity 90.00 % 30.00 % -
Brazilian, White Spain 89,000 96,632,000 Christianity 90.00 % 24.00 % -
Brazilian, White United Kingdom 30,000 96,632,000 Christianity 90.00 % 22.00 % -
Brazilian, White United States 370,000 96,632,000 Christianity 90.00 % 28.00 % -
Brazilian, White Uruguay 21,000 96,632,000 Christianity 93.00 % 26.00 % -
 Chinese, general Brazil 313,000 15,378,000 Buddhism 30.00 % 4.00 % -
Gamela Brazil 1,600 1,600 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 German Brazil 585,000 66,334,000 Christianity 78.00 % 12.00 % -
Guanae Brazil 300 300 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 10.00 % -
Guato Brazil 800 800 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 % -
Guinea-Bissaun, general Portugal 15,000 15,000 Islam 11.00 % 1.60 % -
Iapama, Apama Brazil 200 200 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Irantxe Brazil 400 400 Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 2.00 % -
Isse Brazil Unknown Unknown Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
Italo-Mulatto Brazil 12,000 12,000 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.10 % -
Jabuti Brazil 200 200 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.50 % -
 Japanese, Brazilian Japan 270,000 270,000 Christianity 95.00 % 22.00 % -
Jenipapo-Kanide Brazil 300 300 Christianity 80.00 % 20.00 % -
Jew, Portuguese Israel 1,900 97,000 Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.10 % 1
Jew, Portuguese Portugal 600 97,000 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Jew, Portuguese-speaking Brazil 94,000 97,000 Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.30 % 2
Jiripanco Brazil 2,200 2,200 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % -
Kabixi Brazil 100 100 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kaimbe Brazil 1,400 1,400 Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 2.00 % -
Kaixana Brazil 1,500 1,500 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 % -
Kalabaca Brazil 200 200 Christianity 80.00 % 20.00 % -
Kalanko Brazil 300 300 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.50 % -
Kamba Brazil 2,300 2,300 Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 2.00 % -
 Kambeba Brazil 1,600 2,200 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 % -
Kambiwa Brazil 3,200 3,200 Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 7.00 % -
Kampe Brazil Unknown Unknown Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 2.00 % -
Kaninde Brazil 1,000 1,000 Christianity 80.00 % 20.00 % -
Kanoe Brazil 300 300 Christianity 60.00 % 10.00 % -
Kantarure Brazil 300 300 Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kapinawa Brazil 4,000 4,000 Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 7.00 % -
Karapoto Brazil 2,400 2,400 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kariri Brazil 100 100 Christianity 70.00 % 5.00 % -
Karuazu Brazil 800 800 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Katawixi Brazil 300 300 Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 5.00 % -
Katokim Brazil 900 900 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Katukina-Jutai Brazil 700 700 Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 25.00 % -
 Kaxixo Brazil 300 300 Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
Kiriri Brazil 1,600 1,600 Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 7.00 % -
Koiupanka Brazil 700 700 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kokama Brazil 7,900 28,000 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 10.00 % -
Kontanawa Brazil 200 200 Christianity 100.00 % 20.00 % -
Kreje Brazil 100 100 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 10.00 % -
Kulina Pano Brazil 200 200 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kuruaya Brazil 200 200 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.00 % 1
Lakonde Brazil Unknown Unknown Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 % -
Latin American Branco French Guiana 5,600 17,000 Christianity 88.00 % 2.00 % -
Latin American Branco Bolivia 11,000 17,000 Christianity 99.00 % 16.00 % -
Matipu Brazil 100 100 Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 2.00 % -
Mekem Brazil Unknown Unknown Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 % -
Mestico, Mozambican Portugal 3,400 3,400 Christianity 48.00 % 10.00 % -
Minderico Portugal 500 500 Christianity 70.00 % 4.00 % -
Miqueleno Brazil 200 200 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 % -
Nahukwa Brazil 200 200 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.00 % 1
Naua Brazil 500 500 Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nukuini Brazil 500 500 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.80 % -
Ofaye Brazil 100 100 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 % -
Paiaku Brazil 200 200 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pankara Brazil 3,500 3,500 Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 6.00 % -
Pankarare Brazil 1,700 1,700 Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 7.00 % -
Pankararu Brazil 8,500 8,500 Christianity 60.00 % 7.00 % -
Pankaru Brazil 100 100 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.50 % -
Paranawat Brazil 100 100 Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 1.00 % -
 Pataxo Brazil 12,000 12,000 Christianity 96.00 % 4.00 % -
 Pataxo-Hahahae Brazil 2,200 2,200 Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 5.00 % -
Paumelenho Brazil Unknown Unknown Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Pipipa Brazil 1,000 1,000 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Pitaguari Brazil 3,800 3,800 Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 4.00 % -
 Portuguese Andorra 12,000 19,277,000 Christianity 95.00 % 5.04 % -
 Portuguese Argentina 15,000 19,277,000 Christianity 93.00 % 7.00 % -
 Portuguese Australia 22,000 19,277,000 Christianity 96.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Bermuda 2,800 19,277,000 Christianity 93.00 % 1.70 % -
 Portuguese Belgium 36,000 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 0.60 % -
 Portuguese Canada 260,000 19,277,000 Christianity 96.00 % 4.00 % -
 Portuguese Cape Verde 10,000 19,277,000 Christianity 97.00 % 0.30 % -
 Portuguese Denmark 1,600 19,277,000 Christianity 96.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Ireland 2,900 19,277,000 Christianity 95.00 % 2.80 % -
 Portuguese Brazil 850,000 19,277,000 Christianity 92.00 % 5.00 % -
 Portuguese Congo, Republic of the 1,300 19,277,000 Christianity 93.00 % 0.70 % -
 Portuguese Congo, Democratic Republic of 5,800 19,277,000 Christianity 92.00 % 0.30 % -
 Portuguese Czechia 1,500 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese France 517,000 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Germany 134,000 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese China, Hong Kong 23,000 19,277,000 Christianity 95.00 % 2.80 % -
 Portuguese Jamaica 6,000 19,277,000 Christianity 95.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Luxembourg 100,000 19,277,000 Christianity 92.00 % 2.60 % -
 Portuguese Guyana 1,600 19,277,000 Christianity 95.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Lebanon 3,400 19,277,000 Christianity 92.00 % 2.00 % -
 Portuguese China, Macau 2,800 19,277,000 Christianity 93.00 % 1.30 % -
 Portuguese Malawi 18,000 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Monaco 700 19,277,000 Christianity 90.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Mozambique 2,417,000 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.84 % -
 Portuguese New Caledonia 800 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Netherlands 19,000 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Senegal 2,700 19,277,000 Christianity 95.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Paraguay 7,100 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Portugal 9,501,000 19,277,000 Christianity 95.00 % 3.20 % -
 Portuguese Guinea-Bissau 5,500 19,277,000 Christianity 95.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Russia 11,000 19,277,000 Christianity 90.00 % 0.50 % -
 Portuguese South Africa 1,854,000 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.32 % -
 Portuguese Spain 123,000 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Sweden 2,900 19,277,000 Christianity 96.00 % 2.80 % -
 Portuguese Switzerland 261,000 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Trinidad and Tobago 2,800 19,277,000 Christianity 92.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Tanzania 1,300 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Syria 800 19,277,000 Christianity 95.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese East Timor 700 19,277,000 Christianity 95.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Curacao 1,400 19,277,000 Christianity 90.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese United Kingdom 189,000 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese United States 628,000 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Venezuela 180,000 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Zambia 5,200 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese Zimbabwe 17,000 19,277,000 Christianity 94.00 % 3.00 % -
 Portuguese, Branco Angola 2,018,000 19,277,000 Christianity 95.00 % 0.40 % -
Potiguara Brazil 17,000 17,000 Christianity 70.00 % 8.00 % -
Poyanawa Brazil 600 600 Christianity 69.00 % 1.00 % -
 Quilombola Brazil 1,567,000 1,567,000 Christianity 55.00 % 0.10 % -
 Ribeirinhos, Amazon River Peoples Brazil 7,105,000 7,105,000 Christianity 87.00 % 10.00 % -
Romani, Brazilian Brazil 425,000 425,000 Christianity 90.00 % 7.00 % -
Romani, Portuguese Portugal 73,000 73,000 Christianity 90.00 % 1.00 % -
Sabane Brazil 200 200 Christianity 80.00 % 1.00 % -
Sakiriabar Brazil 100 100 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Shanenawa Brazil 700 700 Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sharanahua Brazil 500 1,100 Christianity 70.00 % 20.00 % -
 Siriano Brazil Unknown 1,800 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 5.00 % -
Swiss, Portuguese-speaking Portugal 1,500 1,500 Christianity 76.00 % 4.40 % -
Tabajara Brazil 3,300 3,300 Christianity 95.00 % 15.00 % -
Tapeba Brazil 7,100 7,100 Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 2.00 % -
Tapuia Brazil 200 200 Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tingui-Boto Brazil 900 900 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tora Brazil 300 300 Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 1.00 % -
Tremembe Brazil 300 300 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.00 % -
Truka Brazil 4,000 4,000 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 % -
Tumbalala Brazil 1,200 1,200 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.10 % -
Tupinamba Brazil 6,100 6,100 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.10 % -
Tupinikim Brazil 3,200 3,200 Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 0.40 % -
 Tuxa Brazil 4,200 4,200 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.50 % -
 Umutina Brazil 400 400 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % -
Wakona Brazil 200 200 Christianity 80.00 % 2.00 % -
Wassu Brazil 2,000 2,000 Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 2.00 % -
Xakriaba Brazil 9,100 9,100 Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 7.00 % -
Xambioa Brazil 300 300 Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Xeta Brazil Unknown Unknown Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 % -
Xipaia Brazil 200 200 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.80 % -
Xoco Brazil 300 300 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % -
 Xukuru Brazil 13,000 13,000 Christianity 100.00 % 1.00 % -
Xukuru-Kariri Brazil 1,500 1,500 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Yabaana Brazil 100 100 Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 5.00 % -
 Yawalapiti Brazil 300 300 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 % -
  Totals:  188           29     28
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Arara do Amazonas Brazil 400 400 Christianity 90.00 % 20.00 % -
Asurini do Tocantins Brazil 600 600 Christianity 80.00 % 35.00 % -
Bare Brazil 7,900 13,000 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.50 % -
 Cape Verdean Portugal 36,000 766,000 Christianity 95.00 % 5.00 % -
 Cape Verdean United States 102,000 766,000 Christianity 95.00 % 6.60 % -
Carib, Galibi do Uaca Brazil 2,100 2,100 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.10 % -
 Daw Brazil 100 100 Christianity 70.00 % 25.00 % -
Diahoi Brazil Unknown Unknown Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 % -
 Fulnio Brazil 4,400 4,400 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.00 % -
 Guajajara Brazil 23,000 23,000 Christianity 60.00 % 30.00 % -
 Gujarati Mozambique 45,000 2,453,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Jamamadi Brazil 1,000 1,000 Christianity 60.00 % 15.00 % -
 Japanese Brazil 380,000 122,906,000 Christianity 63.50 % 15.00 % -
Kaingang Brazil 36,000 36,000 Christianity 60.00 % 30.00 % -
Karitiana Brazil 400 400 Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 15.00 % -
Kaxarari Brazil 300 300 Christianity 60.50 % 2.00 % -
Kaxuyana Brazil 1,000 1,000 Christianity 69.00 % 5.00 % -
Kimbundu Angola 7,969,000 7,996,000 Christianity 97.30 % 22.46 % -
 Korubo Brazil Unknown Unknown Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Krenak Brazil 400 400 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % -
 Macushi Brazil 30,000 40,000 Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 25.00 % -
Makurap Brazil 500 500 Christianity 80.00 % 10.00 % -
Miriti Brazil Unknown Unknown Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 % -
Mura Brazil 11,000 11,000 Christianity 97.00 % 10.00 % -
Romani, Calo Brazil 829,000 930,000 Christianity 95.00 % 10.00 % -
 South Asian, general Portugal 79,000 12,154,000 Hinduism 5.00 % 2.00 % 2
Tariano Brazil 2,100 2,300 Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 0.50 % -
Tembe Brazil 1,600 1,600 Christianity 60.00 % 3.00 % -
 Tiriyo Brazil 800 3,000 Christianity 100.00 % 50.00 % -
 Trumai Brazil 300 300 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tupari Brazil 500 500 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 11.00 % -
Wapixana Brazil 7,800 15,000 Christianity 60.00 % 20.00 % -
Warekena Brazil 900 1,400 Christianity 100.00 % 20.00 % -
 Yaminawa Brazil 1,400 2,400 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 10.00 % -
  Totals:  34           4     5

Language Alternate Names
Açoriano
Alentejan (Alentejano)
Alentejano
Algarvian (Algarvio)
Algarvio
Azorean (Açoriano)
Beiran (Beirão)
Beirão
Brazilian Portuguese
Madeirense
Madeirese (Madeirense)
Minhotan (Minhoto)
Minhoto
Portugais
Português
Portugués del Uruguay
Portuguese, Brazil
Portuguese, Mozambique
Portuguese, Portugal
Portunhol
Portuñol
Purtagaalee
Transmontan (Transmontano)
Transmontano
Uruguayan Portuguese

Dialects
Alentejan
Algarvian
Azorean
Beira
Beiran
Brasil
Brasil Interior
Estremenho
Madeira-azores
Madeirese
Minhotan
Mozambique
Português africano
Portugues brasileiro
Português continental
Transmontan

Dialect Alternate Names
Brazil
Brazil Interior
Brazilian Portuguese
Portuguese: Brasil
Portuguese: Brasil Interior
Portuguese: Brazil
Portuguese: Brazilian Portuguese
Portuguese: Estremenho
Portuguese: Mozambique

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1505-2004
New Testament 1681-2004
Complete Bible 1751-2017
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Atualizada (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Corrigida (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Interconfessional (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Todays New Language (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories in Portuguese
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Father's Love Letter
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus film: view in Portuguese
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
Film / Video Walk with Jesus (Africa, JF Project)
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: A Brazilian Translation
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Almeida Revista e Corrigida
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Nova Tradução na Linguagem de Hoje
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Nova Versão Internacional (Brazilian Portuguese NVI)
Text / Printed Matter Bibles, Bible League
Text / Printed Matter Cartoon Gospel tract
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter International Bible Society
Text / Printed Matter Jesus Messiah comic book
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter The Ancient Path (Portuguese)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets

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