Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

743,526,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,628

Unreached Groups

954 (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 *
 Kalenjin, Okiek Kenya 55,000 Okiek Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.40 % Translation Started -
Ososo Nigeria 34,000 Ososo Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 8.00 % Translation Started -
Owiniga, Samo Papua New Guinea 600 Owiniga Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
 Pe Nigeria 8,200 Pye Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 % Translation Needed -
Pulabu Papua New Guinea 300 Pulabu Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 7.00 % Translation Needed -
 Vezo Madagascar 353,000 Malagasy, Sakalava Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.80 % Bible Portions -
 Letemboi, Small Nambas Vanuatu 1,300 Letemboi Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 12.00 % Translation Needed -
 Javanese, Caribbean French Guiana 3,000 Javanese, Suriname Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
Turkwam Nigeria 7,100 Toro Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 6.00 % Translation Needed -
Uhami-Iyayu Nigeria 25,000 Uhami Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 7.00 % Translation Needed -
Wanji Tanzania 52,000 Vwanji Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 12.00 % New Testament -
Yashi Nigeria 5,800 Hasha Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 4.00 % Translation Needed -
 Lahu Shi United States 2,300 Lahu Shi Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 4.00 % New Testament -
Yuqui Bolivia 200 Yuqui Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
 Kado China 200,000 Kaduo Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 32.55 % Bible Portions -
 Lagou China 8,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 35.00 % New Testament -
 Lashi China 2,500 Lacid Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 15.00 % Complete Bible -
 Nasu, Eastern China 278,000 Yi, Wuding-Luquan Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 29.02 % Complete Bible -
 Lolo Mozambique 356,000 Lolo Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.00 % New Testament -
Lere Nigeria 28,000 Lere Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 % Unspecified -
Simba Gabon 200 Simba Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 31.52 % Unspecified -
 Straits Chinese, Peranakan Indonesia 37,000 Indonesian, Peranakan Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.00 % Unspecified -
 Sakalava Madagascar 1,949,000 Malagasy, Sakalava Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.81 % Bible Portions -
Guguyimidjir Australia 800 Guugu Yimidhirr Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 6.00 % Bible Portions -
Gamo-Ningi Nigeria 17,000 Hausa Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 7.00 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 2,628 Peoples   743,526,000     954       3,581
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