Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

743,268,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,626

Unreached Groups

954 (36.3 %)

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 *
 Madhiban Somalia 7,300 Somali Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mafa Nigeria 8,900 Mafa Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Magahat, Karolanos Philippines 11,000 Binukidnon, Southern Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 5.00 % Translation Needed -
 Maguzawa Nigeria 206,000 Hausa Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 4
 Mah Meri, Besisi Malaysia 4,100 Mah Meri Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.90 % Translation Needed 1
 Mahafaly Madagascar 410,000 Malagasy, Tandroy-Mahafaly Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 1.09 % Complete Bible -
 Maka Paraguay 2,000 Maka Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 7.00 % New Testament -
 Makhuwa South Africa 18,000 Makhuwa Ethnic Religions 21.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Makhuwa-Marrevone Mozambique 472,000 Makhuwa-Marrevone Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.05 % Translation Started -
 Makhuwa-Moniga Mozambique 474,000 Makhuwa-Moniga Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 % Translation Started -
 Makhuwa-Shirima Mozambique 787,000 Makhuwa-Shirima Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto Mozambique 1,259,000 Makhuwa-Meetto Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 25
 Makua, Makhuwa-Meetto Zimbabwe 17,000 Makhuwa-Meetto Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Makuna Brazil Unknown Macuna Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 10.00 % New Testament -
 Mal Laos 37,000 Mal Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.80 % New Testament 1
 Mal Thailand 4,900 Mal Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 1.00 % New Testament -
 Male Ethiopia 156,000 Male Ethnic Religions 29.00 % 19.52 % Complete Bible -
 Maleng Laos 600 Maleng Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 10.00 % Translation Needed -
 Maleng Vietnam 1,200 Maleng Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Mama, Kwarra Nigeria 65,000 Mama Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 % Unspecified -
 Mambwe-Lungu Tanzania 569,000 Mambwe-Lungu Ethnic Religions 43.00 % 14.00 % Complete Bible -
 Mamprusi Togo 17,000 Mampruli Ethnic Religions 3.50 % 3.00 % New Testament -
 Mamprusi, Manpelle Ghana 393,000 Mampruli Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.20 % New Testament 8
 Mandaya Philippines 274,000 Mandaya Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 2.00 % Translation Started -
 Mandyak, Manjaco France 25,000 Mandjak Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.40 % New Testament -
Totals: 2,626 Peoples   743,268,000     954       3,576
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