Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

736,656,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,662

Unreached Groups

979 (36.8 %)

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 *
 Aari Ethiopia 474,000 Aari Ethnic Religions 48.00 % 46.53 % Complete Bible -
 Achang, Maingtha Myanmar (Burma) 39,000 Achang Ethnic Religions 24.00 % 20.00 % Complete Bible -
 Afizere, Izere Nigeria 96,000 Izere Ethnic Religions 32.00 % 18.00 % New Testament -
 Aikana, Tubarao Brazil 300 Aikana Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 25.00 % Bible Portions -
Aja Benin 967,000 Aja Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 11.00 % Bible Portions -
 Akha Myanmar (Burma) 220,000 Akha Ethnic Religions 16.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
 Ama, Apaka Papua New Guinea 1,200 Ama Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 19.00 % New Testament -
Amba Uganda 54,000 Amba Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 11.00 % Bible Portions -
Antemanambondro Madagascar 80,000 Malagasy, Plateau Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 11.00 % Complete Bible -
Apurina Brazil 7,700 Apurina Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 20.00 % New Testament -
Aramo Papua New Guinea 900 Pinai-Hagahai Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 11.00 % Bible Portions -
Arutani Venezuela Unknown English Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 20.00 % Complete Bible -
 Ayta, Mag-Antsi Philippines 14,000 Ayta, Mag-antsi Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 11.00 % New Testament -
 Bagobo, Giangan Philippines 99,000 Giangan Ethnic Religions 41.00 % 16.00 % Unspecified -
 Bahnar Vietnam 197,000 Bahnar Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 10.38 % Complete Bible -
 Balangao Bontoc Philippines 31,000 Balangao Ethnic Religions 34.00 % 17.00 % New Testament -
Banana, Mussei Cameroon 74,000 Musey Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
Banda, Togbo-Vara Central African Republic 17,000 Banda, Togbo-Vara Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 27.00 % Translation Started -
 Becheve Nigeria 4,000 Iceve-Maci Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 15.00 % Translation Started -
Beginci Indonesia 7,600 Beginci Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 14.00 % Translation Needed -
 Bekworra, Yakoro Nigeria 192,000 Bekwarra Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 12.00 % New Testament -
Bela China 4,900 Pela Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 13.51 % Translation Needed -
Bezanozano Madagascar 230,000 Malagasy, Plateau Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 15.00 % Complete Bible -
 Bissa Ghana 261,000 Bisa Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 14.00 % New Testament -
 Bissa Burkina Faso 626,000 Bisa Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 11.00 % New Testament -
Totals: 2,662 Peoples   736,656,000     979       3,563
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