Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

736,703,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,659

Unreached Groups

980 (36.9 %)

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 *
 Nungu, Rindre Nigeria 92,000 Nungu Ethnic Religions 34.00 % 5.00 % Translation Needed -
Nyangbo, Tutrugbu Ghana 10,000 Nyangbo Ethnic Religions 34.00 % 13.00 % Translation Started -
Paku Indonesia 4,400 Paku Ethnic Religions 34.00 % 5.00 % Unspecified -
Ukaan Nigeria 57,000 Ukaan Ethnic Religions 34.00 % 4.00 % Translation Needed -
 Mbeere Kenya 220,000 Kiembu Ethnic Religions 34.00 % 14.00 % Complete Bible -
 Ayta, Abellen Philippines 6,100 Ayta, Abellen Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 % New Testament -
Agavotaguerra Brazil 100 Portuguese Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Aguna Benin 19,000 Aguna Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 8.00 % Translation Needed -
Akpes, Ibarim-Efifa Nigeria 20,000 Akpes Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 8.00 % Translation Needed -
Alago, Idoma Nokwu Nigeria 100,000 Alago Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 8.00 % Bible Portions -
Aramba, Serki Papua New Guinea 800 Aramba Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 8.00 % Bible Portions -
 Maasai, Arusha Tanzania 286,000 Maasai Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 6.00 % Complete Bible -
Banda-Mbres South Sudan 8,200 Banda-Mbres Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 6.00 % Translation Needed -
Pygmy, Bamassa Central African Republic 14,000 Limassa Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 6.00 % Unspecified -
Basap Indonesia 18,000 Basap Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 3.00 % Translation Needed -
Batu Nigeria 51,000 Batu Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 2.00 % Translation Needed -
 Betsimisaraka, North Madagascar 1,604,000 Malagasy, Northern Betsimisaraka Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.21 % Bible Portions -
Birwa Zimbabwe 116,000 Birwa Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 6.00 % Translation Needed -
 Buwal Cameroon 12,000 Buwal Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.20 % Bible Portions -
Eruwa Nigeria 101,000 Eruwa Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 % Translation Needed -
Krikati-Timbira Brazil 700 Krikati-Timbira Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Indonesia 1,023,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chopi Mozambique 1,163,000 Chopi Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 3.84 % Complete Bible -
 Churu Vietnam 23,000 Chru Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 27.71 % New Testament -
Dhangu Australia 200 Dhangu-Djangu Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 20.00 % Bible Portions -
Totals: 2,659 Peoples   736,703,000     980       3,570
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