Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

736,664,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,663

Unreached Groups

979 (36.8 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Karamojong, Dodoth Uganda 849,000 Ng'akarimojong Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 5.00 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Dam Vietnam 835,000 Tai Dam Ethnic Religions 1.40 % 0.06 % New Testament 17
 Zhuang, Yang China 834,000 Zhuang, Yang Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 % Translation Needed 17
 Kalenjin, Pokot Kenya 826,000 Pokoot Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 20.00 % Complete Bible -
 Kpelle, Liberia Liberia 820,000 Kpelle, Liberia Ethnic Religions 38.00 % 24.61 % Complete Bible -
 Miao, Hua China 794,000 Miao, Chuanqiandian Cluster Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.17 % Complete Bible 16
 Mumuye Nigeria 776,000 Mumuye Ethnic Religions 29.00 % 6.00 % New Testament -
 Hani China 766,000 Hani Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.30 % Bible Portions 15
 Ndau, Shona Mozambique 765,000 Ndau Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Makhuwa-Shirima Mozambique 765,000 Makhuwa-Shirima Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
 Nyiha, Tanzania Zambia 756,000 Nyiha, Tanzania Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 9.00 % New Testament -
 Eurasian China 741,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.71 % Complete Bible -
 Khmu Laos 725,000 Khmu Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.00 % Bible Portions -
 Maasai, Baraguyu Tanzania 720,000 Maasai Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.00 % Complete Bible -
 Sea Dayak, Iban Malaysia 718,000 Iban Ethnic Religions 42.00 % 14.00 % Complete Bible -
Nyambo, Ragwe Tanzania 716,000 Nyambo Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 12.00 % Translation Needed -
 Li, Ha China 709,000 Hlai Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.11 % Bible Portions 14
 Masikoro Madagascar 695,000 Malagasy, Masikoro Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 0.48 % Bible Portions -
 Laluo, Mishaba China 693,000 Lalo, Dongshanba Ethnic Religions 0.15 % 0.10 % Unspecified 14
 Lingao China 693,000 Lingao Ethnic Religions 1.10 % 0.85 % Bible Portions 14
 Sihanaka Madagascar 689,000 Malagasy, Plateau Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 1.94 % Complete Bible -
 Miao, Enshi China 687,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.06 % Complete Bible 14
Mbangala Angola 675,000 Mbangala Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 1.50 % Bible Portions -
 Jew, Russian Israel 674,000 Russian Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible 13
 Nosu, Yinuo China 674,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 0.05 % 0.00 % New Testament 13
Totals: 2,663 Peoples   736,664,000     979       3,563
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