Language:  Uyghur Find language 

Population of Groups Speaking

12,185,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

19

Scripture Status

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Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Akto Turkmen China 2,800 2,800 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Keriya China 800 800 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uyghur Afghanistan 4,500 12,069,000 Islam 0.05 % 0.05 % 1
 Uyghur Canada 800 12,069,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uyghur China 11,682,000 12,069,000 Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % 234
 Uyghur Iran 6,100 12,069,000 Islam 0.05 % 0.02 % 1
 Uyghur Kyrgyzstan 55,000 12,069,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uyghur Russia 3,700 12,069,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uyghur Saudi Arabia 8,800 12,069,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uyghur Tajikistan 1,000 12,069,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uyghur Turkey 900 12,069,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uyghur Kazakhstan 255,000 12,069,000 Islam 0.01 % 0.00 % 5
 Uyghur Mongolia 500 12,069,000 Islam 0.40 % 0.20 % 1
 Uyghur Turkmenistan 2,300 12,069,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uyghur United States 1,000 12,069,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uyghur Uzbekistan 47,000 12,069,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uygur, Lop Nur China 44,000 44,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uygur, Taklimakan China 300 300 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uygur, Yutian China 70,000 70,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  19         19       256
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Ainu China 7,600 7,600 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Daur, Western China 7,400 7,400 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  2         2       2

Language Alternate Names
Hetian
Hotan
Hotan (Hetian)
Kashgar-Yarkand
Kashgar-Yarkand (Yarkandi)
Lop (Luobu)
Luobu
Novouygur
Taranchi (Kulja)
Uighor
Uighuir
Uighur
Uiguir
Uigur
Uyghuri
Uygur
Weiwu’er
Weiwu'er
Wiga
Wighor

Dialects
Aksu
Akto Türkmen
Central Uyghur
Charchan
Dolan
Hotan
Ili
Khotan-kerya
Kucha
Kumul
Lop
Lopnor
Qarashahr
Taranchi
Turfan
Urumqi
Uyghur
Yarkandi
Yengi Hissar

Dialect Alternate Names
Aqsu
Central Uygher
Hami
Hetian
Hotan-yutian
Karaxahar
Kashgar-Yakand
Kashgar-yarkand
Kashgar-yarkandi
Kashi-shache
Kulja
Kuqa
Lopnur
Luobu
Qarqan
Qiemo
Taranchi
Turpan
Urumchi
Uygher: Urumqi
Uyghur: Kashgar-Yarkand
Uyghur: Kashgar-Yarkandi
Uygru
Weiwuer
Weiwueryu
Weiwueryu in Xinjiang
Weiwuerzu Uygru
Yengisar
Yining

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1898-1995
New Testament 1914-2005
Complete Bible 1950


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