Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

743,526,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,628

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 *
 Kets, Yenisei Ostyak Russia 1,200 Ket Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 2.40 % Bible Portions -
 Yoruba United States 196,000 Yoruba Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 13.00 % Complete Bible -
Yeyi, Kuba Botswana 54,000 Yeyi Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 % Bible Portions -
Yeyi, Koba Namibia 7,300 Yeyi Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 % Bible Portions -
Yindjibarndi Australia 400 Yindjibarndi Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 20.00 % Bible Portions -
Ywom Nigeria 11,000 Ywom Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 6.00 % Bible Portions -
 Waama, Yoabou Benin 117,000 Waama Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
 Waama, Yoabu Togo 22,000 Waama Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 0.50 % New Testament -
 Yogad Philippines 29,000 Yogad Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 4.00 % Translation Needed -
 Yuana Venezuela 7,100 Yuwana Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 26.00 % Bible Portions -
Yulu South Sudan 2,600 Yulu Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 4.00 % Translation Needed -
Yuqui Bolivia 200 Yuqui Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
 Yuracare Bolivia 3,300 Yuracare Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 10.00 % New Testament -
Yuruti Brazil Unknown Wajiara Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 % Bible Portions -
Zafisoro Madagascar 126,000 Malagasy, Merina Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Zauzou China 3,800 Zauzou Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 3.37 % Translation Needed -
 Zinza Tanzania 395,000 Zinza Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 3.00 % Bible Portions -
Zulgo-Gemzek Cameroon 56,000 Zulgo-Gemzek Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 3.00 % New Testament -
Pueblo, Zuni United States 9,800 Zuni Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 1.00 % Bible Portions -
 Balanta, Kentohe Gambia 3,100 Balanta-Kentohe Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 4.00 % New Testament -
 Balanta, Kentohe Guinea 4,800 Balanta-Kentohe Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.80 % New Testament -
 Balanta, Kentohe Guinea-Bissau 402,000 Balanta-Kentohe Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 2.37 % New Testament -
 Maan Liberia 341,000 Maan Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
 Bandi Guinea 13,000 Bandi Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 1.10 % New Testament -
 Bandi Liberia 149,000 Bandi Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % New Testament -
Totals: 2,628 Peoples   743,526,000     954       3,581
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