Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

743,426,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,624

Unreached Groups

951 (36.2 %)

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 *
 Kanay Laos 900 Pacoh Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 7.00 % New Testament -
Mashi Nigeria 1,600 Mashi Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 13.00 % Translation Started -
 Kono Sierra Leone 326,000 Kono Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 1.00 % New Testament -
 Bassar, Ntcham Cameroon 2,900 Ntcham Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible -
 Bassar, Ntcham Ghana 210,000 Ntcham Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Bassar, Ntcham Togo 205,000 Ntcham Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
Mbalanhu Namibia 300 Mbalanhu Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 0.50 % Translation Needed -
Lere Nigeria 28,000 Lere Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 % Unspecified -
 Buldit South Sudan 6,800 Opo Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 8.00 % Translation Started -
 Biykol South Sudan 500 Komo Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 6.00 % Bible Portions -
 Dayak, Taman Indonesia 36,000 Taman Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % Translation Needed -
Jofotek-Bromnya Indonesia 200 Jofotek-Bromnya Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % Translation Needed -
Yangum Dey Papua New Guinea 300 Yangum Dey Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 4.00 % Translation Needed -
Ambrak Papua New Guinea 500 Ambrak Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 2.00 % Translation Needed -
Dombe Zimbabwe 6,900 Dombe Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 0.50 % Translation Needed -
 Mel Cambodia 3,400 Mel-Khaonh Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.00 % Unspecified -
 Kadazan, Central Malaysia 34,000 Kadazan Dusun Ethnic Religions 36.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
Zhoa Cameroon 3,900 Zhoa Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 5.00 % Translation Needed -
Khmer Keh Cambodia 5,900 Khmer Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.00 % Complete Bible -
Deaf China, Hong Kong 15,000 Hong Kong Sign Language Ethnic Religions 12.41 % Translation Started -
 Deaf Liberia 52,000 American Sign Language Ethnic Religions 41.43 % Complete Bible -
Deaf China, Macau 3,300 Hong Kong Sign Language Ethnic Religions 5.35 % Translation Started -
 Deaf Taiwan 48,000 Taiwan Sign Language Ethnic Religions 5.82 % Translation Started -
Saramaccan, Matawari Suriname 1,300 Saramaccan Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 0.50 % New Testament -
Pankaru Brazil 100 Portuguese Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 2,624 Peoples   743,426,000     951       3,578
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