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Population of Groups Speaking

135,584,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

110

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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Alutor Russia 2,000 2,000 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Belarusian Kazakhstan 86,000 10,003,000 Christianity 72.00 % 1.30 % -
 Chinese, general Russia 30,000 15,716,000 Non-Religious 6.00 % 5.70 % -
 Chuvan Russia 1,600 2,200 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Enets, Yenisei Samoyed Russia 200 200 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Finnish Kazakhstan 700 5,766,000 Christianity 84.00 % 12.00 % -
 German Kazakhstan 207,000 66,308,000 Christianity 66.00 % 2.10 % -
 Greek Kazakhstan 14,000 10,234,000 Christianity 91.00 % 0.40 % -
 Itelmen Russia 3,300 3,300 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.94 % 1
Izhor, Ingrian Russia 300 1,100 Christianity 70.00 % 0.80 % -
 Jew, Eastern Yiddish-speaking Kazakhstan 4,100 520,000 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jew, Karaite Russia 200 1,800 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jew, Russian Israel 474,000 744,000 Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.15 % 9
 Jew, Russian Turkmenistan 700 744,000 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jew, Russian United States 109,000 744,000 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 3.20 % -
 Jew, Russian Russia 160,000 744,000 Ethnic Religions 4.70 % 3.00 % -
Kamchadal Russia 2,000 2,000 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Karelian Kazakhstan 600 76,000 Christianity 60.00 % 1.00 % -
Kereks Russia 400 400 Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Korean Kazakhstan 181,000 80,906,000 Non-Religious 31.00 % 16.00 % -
 Negidal, Nizovsk Russia 500 500 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Nganasan, Tavgi Samoyed Russia 900 900 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Orochi Russia 600 1,500 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Orok Russia 300 1,200 Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Romani, Domari Kazakhstan 6,300 3,505,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Romani, Domari Tajikistan 3,100 3,505,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Romani, Ruska Roma Russia 209,000 209,000 Christianity 60.00 % 2.00 % -
 Russian Argentina 32,000 133,971,000 Christianity 70.00 % 0.40 % -
 Russian Belgium 20,000 133,971,000 Christianity 70.00 % 0.30 % -
 Russian Denmark 5,700 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Ireland 4,100 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Finland 31,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Afghanistan 900 133,971,000 Non-Religious 31.00 % 0.30 % -
 Russian France 130,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Germany 227,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Italy 31,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Azerbaijan 129,000 133,971,000 Christianity 58.00 % 0.40 % -
 Russian Armenia 12,000 133,971,000 Christianity 62.00 % 0.80 % -
 Russian Australia 27,000 133,971,000 Christianity 65.00 % 2.00 % -
 Russian Austria 17,000 133,971,000 Christianity 70.00 % 0.40 % -
 Russian Belarus 779,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 0.50 % -
 Russian Brazil 143,000 133,971,000 Christianity 63.00 % 2.00 % -
 Russian Korea, South 17,000 133,971,000 Christianity 75.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Monaco 300 133,971,000 Christianity 70.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Mexico 102,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Bulgaria 9,300 133,971,000 Christianity 60.00 % 1.00 % -
 Russian Canada 111,000 133,971,000 Christianity 70.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian China 23,000 133,971,000 Christianity 55.00 % 0.50 % -
 Russian Chile 1,900 133,971,000 Christianity 60.00 % 0.80 % -
 Russian Cuba 1,000 133,971,000 Christianity 65.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Netherlands 7,200 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Norway 20,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Portugal 4,100 133,971,000 Christianity 77.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Cyprus 11,000 133,971,000 Christianity 66.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Egypt 2,000 133,971,000 Christianity 66.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Estonia 308,000 133,971,000 Christianity 60.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Ethiopia 900 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Czechia 14,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Georgia 27,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Spain 55,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Svalbard 1,200 133,971,000 Christianity 85.00 % 1.80 % -
 Russian Sweden 9,100 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Greece 12,000 133,971,000 Christianity 65.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Croatia 1,200 133,971,000 Non-Religious 35.00 % 0.30 % -
 Russian Hungary 13,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Iran 2,700 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Kyrgyzstan 404,000 133,971,000 Christianity 62.00 % 3.00 % -
 Russian Korea, North 5,200 133,971,000 Christianity 66.90 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Uruguay 14,000 133,971,000 Christianity 73.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Venezuela 4,600 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Kazakhstan 3,770,000 133,971,000 Christianity 55.00 % 1.23 % -
 Russian Latvia 457,000 133,971,000 Christianity 65.00 % 1.45 % -
 Russian Lithuania 142,000 133,971,000 Christianity 66.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Slovakia 3,200 133,971,000 Christianity 68.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Moldova 110,000 133,971,000 Christianity 75.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Mongolia 2,800 133,971,000 Christianity 78.00 % 1.00 % -
 Russian Montenegro 1,000 133,971,000 Christianity 60.00 % 2.00 % -
 Russian Morocco 800 133,971,000 Christianity 68.00 % 1.00 % -
 Russian Mozambique 4,700 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian New Zealand 6,300 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Paraguay 900 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Peru 1,600 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Poland 22,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Serbia 3,600 133,971,000 Christianity 72.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Russia 117,319,000 133,971,000 Christianity 65.00 % 1.47 % -
 Russian Slovenia 30,000 133,971,000 Christianity 60.00 % 1.00 % -
 Russian Syria 2,700 133,971,000 Christianity 66.00 % 1.00 % -
 Russian Switzerland 10,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Tajikistan 27,000 133,971,000 Christianity 61.00 % 1.50 % -
 Russian Turkey 36,000 133,971,000 Christianity 68.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Turkmenistan 163,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 0.80 % -
 Russian United Kingdom 29,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Ukraine 7,487,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 2.43 % -
 Russian United States 787,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Uzbekistan 750,000 133,971,000 Christianity 68.00 % 1.57 % -
 Russian West Bank / Gaza 800 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Yemen 12,000 133,971,000 Christianity 68.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian, Lipovan Romania 21,000 133,971,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
Saami, Kildin Russia 400 500 Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 % -
Saami, Ter Russia 400 400 Christianity 60.00 % 1.00 % -
 Tatar, Chulym Russia 400 400 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Taz Russia 300 300 Non-Religious 5.00 % 0.70 % 1
 Tofalar Russia 800 800 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Turk, Meskhetian Kazakhstan 48,000 273,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Turk, Meskhetian Russia 62,000 273,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Udege Russia 1,500 1,500 Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.20 % 1
 Ukrainian Tajikistan 1,300 37,099,000 Christianity 77.00 % 3.00 % -
Vod, Votish Russia Unknown Unknown Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 % -
Yukagir Russia 1,600 1,600 Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.60 % 1
 Yupik, Naukan Russia 500 500 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.80 % 1
  Totals:  110           24     32
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Arab, Uzbeki Tajikistan 5,000 23,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Armenian Kyrgyzstan 800 6,637,000 Christianity 93.03 % 9.00 % -
 Avar Kazakhstan 1,300 840,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Azerbaijani Kyrgyzstan 22,000 9,944,000 Islam 1.01 % 0.00 % 1
 Azerbaijani Kazakhstan 98,000 9,944,000 Islam 0.10 % 0.00 % 2
 Balkar Kyrgyzstan 1,400 117,000 Islam 2.03 % 0.00 % 1
 Bashkir Kyrgyzstan 900 1,710,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bashkir Kazakhstan 24,000 1,710,000 Islam 7.00 % 0.89 % -
 Bulgarian Kyrgyzstan 500 6,817,000 Christianity 77.84 % 1.90 % -
 Bulgarian Kazakhstan 4,900 6,817,000 Christianity 80.00 % 1.90 % -
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 473,000 Buddhism 12.00 % 0.80 % -
 Chechen Kyrgyzstan 1,700 1,726,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chinese, general Kyrgyzstan 1,000 15,716,000 Buddhism 4.43 % 2.00 % 1
 Chinese, general Tajikistan 1,000 15,716,000 Non-Religious 10.00 % 0.00 % -
 Chuvash Kazakhstan 8,100 1,509,000 Christianity 35.00 % 1.00 % -
 Dargin Kyrgyzstan 2,300 459,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dungan Kyrgyzstan 68,000 145,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dungan Kazakhstan 67,000 145,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Estonian Kazakhstan 1,000 1,085,000 Non-Religious 45.00 % 4.90 % -
 Gagauzi Turk Kazakhstan 500 176,000 Christianity 85.00 % 1.00 % -
 Georgian Kyrgyzstan 600 3,482,000 Christianity 77.05 % 0.40 % -
 Georgian Kazakhstan 5,900 3,482,000 Christianity 79.00 % 1.50 % -
 Godoberi Russia 3,100 3,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Kazakhstan 4,300 881,849,000 Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.70 % -
 Hui, Muslim Chinese Kyrgyzstan 2,000 14,130,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat Kyrgyzstan 3,700 648,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Karachai Kyrgyzstan 1,700 253,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kazakh Tajikistan 800 15,659,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kazakh Kyrgyzstan 27,000 15,659,000 Islam 0.10 % 0.10 % 1
 Kazakh Kazakhstan 12,059,000 15,659,000 Islam 0.10 % 0.07 % 241
 Komi-Permyat Kazakhstan 600 99,000 Christianity 45.00 % 1.50 % -
 Korean Tajikistan 800 80,906,000 Non-Religious 23.00 % 12.00 % -
 Kulobi Tajikistan 830,000 830,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 17
 Kurd, Kurmanji Russia 24,000 15,724,000 Islam 3.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Kyrgyzstan 16,000 15,724,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kyrgyz Kyrgyzstan 4,698,000 5,669,000 Islam 0.09 % 0.09 % 94
 Kyrgyz Kazakhstan 32,000 5,669,000 Islam 4.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Kyrgyz Tajikistan 70,000 5,669,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lezgin Kyrgyzstan 2,700 664,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lezgin Kazakhstan 3,500 664,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lithuanian Kazakhstan 5,100 2,804,000 Christianity 86.00 % 1.10 % -
 Mari, Eastern Kazakhstan 4,600 157,000 Christianity 55.00 % 0.50 % -
 Mari, High Russia 24,000 25,000 Christianity 90.00 % 0.00 % -
 Mingrelian Russia 600 310,000 Christianity 85.00 % 1.00 % -
 Moldavian Kazakhstan 15,000 3,875,000 Christianity 82.00 % 1.00 % -
 Mordvinian Kazakhstan 9,000 106,000 Christianity 65.00 % 1.00 % -
 Polish Kazakhstan 37,000 41,069,000 Christianity 90.00 % 0.30 % -
 Romani, Domari Kyrgyzstan 500 3,505,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Selkup, Ostyak Samoyed Russia 3,700 3,700 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.70 % 1
 South Asian, general Russia 36,000 12,154,000 Hinduism 3.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Tajik Tajikistan 7,118,000 10,063,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 142
 Tajik Kyrgyzstan 55,000 10,063,000 Islam 0.09 % 0.09 % 1
 Tajik Kazakhstan 39,000 10,063,000 Islam 0.40 % 0.10 % 1
 Tatar Kyrgyzstan 24,000 6,422,000 Islam 0.42 % 0.04 % 1
 Tatar Kazakhstan 227,000 6,422,000 Islam 0.70 % 0.09 % 5
 Tatar Russia 5,416,000 6,422,000 Islam 3.00 % 0.49 % 108
 Tatar Tajikistan 7,800 6,422,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tatar, Khakass Kazakhstan 400 76,000 Christianity 55.00 % 1.00 % -
 Turk Kyrgyzstan 47,000 63,339,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Turkmen Kyrgyzstan 5,000 7,881,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Udmurt Kazakhstan 7,400 581,000 Christianity 60.00 % 0.40 % -
 Ukrainian Kazakhstan 463,000 37,099,000 Christianity 60.00 % 3.80 % -
 Ulchi Russia 2,800 2,800 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.70 % 1
 Uyghur Kyrgyzstan 55,000 12,351,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uzbek, Northern Kyrgyzstan 925,000 30,912,000 Islam 0.18 % 0.18 % 19
 Uzbek, Northern Kazakhstan 528,000 30,912,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 11
 Uzbek, Northern Tajikistan 1,123,000 30,912,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 22
 Yazidi Russia 41,000 723,000 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  68           44     695

Language Alternate Names
Central Asian Russian
Eluosi
Krievu
Okhu-in
Olossu
Rosiys'kyy
Rosiysʹkyy
Rossiya
Rosyjski
Rusija
Rusijos
Russ
Russit
Russki

Dialects
Central Asia
Doukhobour Russian
North Russian
Siberia
South Russian

Dialect Alternate Names
Russian: Central Asia
Russian: Doukhobour Russian
Russian: Siberia

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1815-1993
New Testament 1821-1991
Complete Bible 1680-2016
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Central Asian (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Holy Synod (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Father's Love Letter
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Indigitube.tv Video / Animation
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Russian
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 The Prophets' Story
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
General General Ministry Resources
General Got Questions Ministry
General Open-licensed Bible stories on mobile app
Text / Printed Matter Bible Gateway Scripture
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Biblica's Russian
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Comic Book Version (SuperBible)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Synodal Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Synodal Bible (Protestant Version)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Новый Завет: Современный перевод
Text / Printed Matter Bibles, Bible League
Text / Printed Matter Cartoon Gospel tract
Text / Printed Matter Christ for the Nations
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 (Russian)
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets