Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

743,435,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,626

Unreached Groups

952 (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 *
Navut Vanuatu 1,300 Navut Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 20.00 % Translation Needed -
 Ngambay Chad 1,731,000 Ngambay Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
Ngete Chad 34,000 Ngete Ethnic Religions 48.00 % 25.00 % Bible Portions -
Ngundi Central African Republic 16,000 Ngundi Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 34.00 % Translation Needed -
 Nu Myanmar (Burma) 1,500 Nusu Ethnic Religions 17.00 % 11.00 % Bible Portions -
 Nu China 14,000 Nusu Ethnic Religions 17.00 % 11.00 % Bible Portions -
 Nukak Colombia 700 Nukak Maku Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 12.30 % Translation Started -
Nyambo, Ragwe Tanzania 737,000 Nyambo Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 12.00 % Translation Started -
 Nyangatom Ethiopia 42,000 Nyangatom Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 28.70 % Bible Portions -
Nyangbo, Tutrugbu Ghana 10,000 Nyangbo Ethnic Religions 34.00 % 13.00 % New Testament -
 Nyiha, Tanzania Tanzania 442,000 Nyiha, Tanzania Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 17.00 % New Testament -
Nzakmbay Chad 45,000 Nzakambay Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 23.00 % New Testament -
Nzakmbay Cameroon 23,000 Nzakambay Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 23.00 % New Testament -
Onabasulu Papua New Guinea 1,400 Onobasulu Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 18.00 % Bible Portions -
Pakaas-Novos, Orowari Brazil 2,700 Pakaasnovos Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 30.00 % Bible Portions -
 Palawano, Central Philippines 13,000 Palawano, Central Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 13.00 % New Testament -
Pande Central African Republic 9,900 Pande Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 13.00 % Translation Needed -
Pemon, Arekuna Guyana 500 Pemon Ethnic Religions 24.00 % 14.00 % Bible Portions -
 Piamatsina Vanuatu 400 Piamatsina Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 44.00 % Translation Needed -
Piapoco Colombia 15,000 Piapoco Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 38.00 % New Testament -
Piaroa Colombia 1,100 Piaroa Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 11.00 % New Testament -
Pyen Myanmar (Burma) 800 Pyen Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 15.00 % Bible Portions -
 Pygmy, Bayaka Congo, Republic of the 42,000 Yaka Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 25.00 % Bible Portions -
 Pygmy, Bayaka Central African Republic 21,000 Yaka Ethnic Religions 49.00 % 40.00 % Bible Portions -
Pygmy, Buraka Central African Republic 3,500 Buraka Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 22.00 % Translation Needed -
Totals: 2,626 Peoples   743,435,000     952       3,579
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