Region:  Asia, Northeast

Population

1,667,595,000

Countries

8

Number of People Groups

709

Unreached People Groups

525 (74%)

Population in Unreached

305,198,000

% Population in Unreached

18.3%
Map Notes
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Country Population People
Groups
Unreached
Groups
% Unreached
Groups
Popl in
Unreached
% Popl in
Unreached
Progress
Scale
Primary
Religion
% Christian
Adherents
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed * 
China 1,429,433,000 545 442 81.1 % 147,168,000 10.3 % Non-Religious 9.2 % 7.5 % 3,160
China, Hong Kong 7,504,000 24 10 41.7 % 427,000 5.7 % Ethnic Religions 13.1 % 6.1 % 15
China, Macau 636,000 12 5 41.7 % 578,000 90.9 % Ethnic Religions 5.3 % 1.8 % 14
Japan 125,972,000 37 24 64.9 % 123,335,000 97.9 % Buddhism 2.2 % 0.6 % 2,478
Korea, North 25,762,000 5 2 40.0 % 25,573,000 99.3 % Non-Religious 1.7 % 1.6 % 511
Korea, South 51,228,000 23 11 47.8 % 443,000 0.9 % Non-Religious 30.1 % 16.4 % 13
Mongolia 3,279,000 28 22 78.6 % 3,216,000 98.1 % Buddhism 1.8 % 0.9 % 74
Taiwan 23,791,000 35 9 25.7 % 4,467,000 18.8 % Ethnic Religions 6.2 % 3.3 % 94
Totals:  8 1,667,595,000 709 525 74.0 % 305,198,000 18.3 % 3   9.2 % 7.1 % 6,359
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