Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

729,662,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,639

Unreached Groups

973 (36.9 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
Scripture
Status
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Ghao-Xong, Western China 1,403,000 Miao, Western Xiangxi Ethnic Religions Translation Started 0.60 % 0.38 % 28
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Malaysia 1,443,000 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 10.00 % 8.05 % -
 Pingdi China 1,480,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions Bible Portions 0.10 % 0.04 % 30
 Senoufo, Southern Côte d'Ivoire 1,514,000 Senoufo, Cebaara Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 6.00 % 3.00 % -
 Betsimisaraka, North Madagascar 1,562,000 Malagasy, Northern Betsimisaraka Ethnic Religions Bible Portions 35.00 % 1.21 % -
Dan, Yakuba Côte d'Ivoire 1,593,000 Dan Ethnic Religions New Testament 33.00 % 15.00 % -
 Nbambai Chad 1,632,000 Ngambay Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 40.00 % 12.00 % -
 Zhuang, Guibei China 1,657,000 Zhuang, Guibei Ethnic Religions Translation Needed 1.20 % 0.90 % 33
Antesaka Madagascar 1,710,000 Malagasy, Tesaka Ethnic Religions Bible Portions 28.00 % 2.32 % -
 Zhuang, Liujiang China 1,723,000 Zhuang, Liujiang Ethnic Religions Translation Needed 1.20 % 0.90 % 34
 Zhuang, Zuojiang China 1,725,000 Zhuang, Zuojiang Ethnic Religions Translation Needed 0.20 % 0.14 % 35
 Nuer South Sudan 1,742,000 Nuer Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 25.00 % 8.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Malaysia 1,787,000 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 10.00 % 9.20 % -
 Tay Vietnam 1,823,000 Tay Ethnic Religions New Testament 1.00 % 0.20 % 36
 Sakalava Madagascar 1,849,000 Malagasy, Sakalava Ethnic Religions Bible Portions 35.00 % 1.81 % -
 Han Chinese, Hokkien Malaysia 1,966,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 10.00 % 9.20 % -
 Zhuang, Yongnan China 2,061,000 Zhuang, Yongnan Ethnic Religions Translation Needed 0.20 % 0.14 % 41
 Hmu, Northern China 2,106,000 Miao, Northern Qiandong Ethnic Religions New Testament 0.30 % 0.25 % 42
 Mongol, Khalka Mongolia 2,140,000 Mongolian, Halh Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.90 % 43
 Tsimihety Madagascar 2,149,000 Malagasy, Tsimihety Ethnic Religions Bible Portions 25.00 % 1.93 % -
 Zhuang, Yongbei China 2,187,000 Zhuang, Yongbei Ethnic Religions New Testament 1.20 % 0.90 % 44
 Korean China 2,580,000 Korean Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 30.00 % 14.00 % -
 Betsimisaraka, South Madagascar 3,033,000 Malagasy, Southern Betsimisaraka Ethnic Religions Bible Portions 45.00 % 6.65 % -
 Bouyei China 3,314,000 Bouyei Ethnic Religions Bible Portions 0.70 % 0.17 % 66
 Lingayat India 3,428,000 Kannada Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 0.01 % 69
Totals: 2,639 Peoples   729,662,000     973       3,476
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