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 *
 Wobe Côte d'Ivoire 279,000 We Northern Ethnic Religions 28.00 % 7.00 % New Testament -
 Wiwa, Malayo Colombia 18,000 Malayo Ethnic Religions 2.10 % 0.40 % Translation Started 1
Wik-Iiyanh Australia Unknown Wik-Iiyanh Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 20.00 % Translation Needed -
Western Guere, Wee Côte d'Ivoire 46,000 We Western Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
 Wayuu, Guajiro Venezuela 364,000 Wayuu Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 1.50 % New Testament -
 Wayuu, Guajiro Colombia 380,000 Wayuu Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 7.00 % New Testament -
Wayana Suriname 400 Wayana Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.50 % New Testament -
Wayana French Guiana 1,000 Wayana Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.70 % New Testament -
 Wayampi, Oiapoque French Guiana 800 Wayampi Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 0.30 % New Testament -
Waura Brazil 400 Waura Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 % Bible Portions -
Watjari Australia 300 English Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Watchi Togo 885,000 Gbe, Waci Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 7.45 % Translation Started -
 Watchi Benin 61,000 Gbe, Waci Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.50 % Translation Started 1
Wassu Brazil 2,000 Portuguese Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
Waruna Papua New Guinea 1,200 Waruna Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 9.00 % Translation Needed -
Warumungu Australia 300 Warumungu Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 3.50 % Translation Started -
Warnang, Werni Sudan 5,600 Warnang Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.50 % Translation Needed 1
Warkay-Bipim Indonesia 400 Warkay-Bipim Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 2.00 % Translation Needed -
Warembori Indonesia 800 Warembori Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 7.00 % Unspecified -
 Warao Venezuela 43,000 Warao Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.44 % New Testament -
 Wara Burkina Faso 9,600 Wara Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 0.60 % Translation Needed -
 Waorani Ecuador 2,600 Waorani Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 15.00 % New Testament -
Wanukaka Indonesia 18,000 Wanukaka Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 5.00 % Translation Started -
Wano Indonesia 1,100 Wano Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 2.00 % Bible Portions -
Wanji Tanzania 50,000 Vwanji Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 12.00 % New Testament -
Totals: 2,662 Peoples   736,656,000     979       3,563
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