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 *
 Purepecha, Sierra Occidental United States 51,000 Purepecha, Western Highland Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 5.00 % New Testament -
 Tai Don, White Tai United States 13,000 Tai Don Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Hmong Njua United States 113,000 Hmong Njua Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
Pueblo, Zuni United States 9,800 Zuni Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 1.00 % Bible Portions -
 Yoruba United States 196,000 Yoruba Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 13.00 % Complete Bible -
 Jew, Yemeni United States 2,500 Arabic, Judeo-Yemeni Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Lahu Shi United States 2,300 Lahu Shi Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 4.00 % New Testament -
 Uduk United States 400 Uduk Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 4.00 % New Testament -
 Tay United States 700 Tay Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.50 % New Testament -
 Tai Dam United States 4,300 Tai Dam Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
 Jew, Syrian United States 75,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.00 % Bible Portions 2
 Eskimo, Saint Lawrence Island United States 3,200 Yupik, Saint Lawrence Island Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Shilluk United States 5,900 Shilluk Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
 Jew, Russian United States 654,000 Russian Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 13
Panamint United States 100 English Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Eskimo, North Alaskan United States 7,600 Inupiatun, North Alaskan Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 3.00 % New Testament -
 Nuer United States 17,000 Nuer Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 8.00 % Complete Bible -
 Munda United States 500 Munda Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 0.50 % New Testament -
Miami United States 3,000 English Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Laven, Boloven United States 36,000 Laven Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Kashaya United States Unknown Kashaya Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 3.00 % Unspecified -
 Jur Modo United States 2,000 Jur Modo Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 6.00 % New Testament -
 Jew, Judeo-Moroccan United States 2,000 Arabic, Judeo-Moroccan Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Jew, Eastern Yiddish-speaking United States 352,000 Yiddish, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 7
 Jew, Bukharic-speaking United States 70,000 Bukharic Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Totals: 2,624 Peoples   743,426,000     951       3,578
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