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 *
 Choro Vietnam 30,000 Chrau Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 19.00 % New Testament -
Chimila Colombia 1,700 Chimila Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
 Embera-Chami Colombia 6,000 Embera-Chami Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 1.50 % Bible Portions -
Chamacoco Paraguay 2,100 Chamacoco Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
Kugama Nigeria 6,100 Kugama Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 20.00 % Translation Started -
Fortsenal Vanuatu 700 Fortsenal Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 26.00 % Translation Needed -
Fam Nigeria 2,500 Fam Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 6.00 % Translation Needed -
 Embera-Catio, Katio Colombia 48,000 Embera-Catio Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 1.50 % Bible Portions -
 Bongo South Sudan 19,000 Bongo Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 7.00 % Bible Portions -
Beezen Cameroon 800 Beezen Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 0.30 % Translation Needed -
Aramo Papua New Guinea 900 Pinai-Hagahai Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 11.00 % Bible Portions -
 Antaimoro Madagascar 1,215,000 Malagasy, Merina Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 2.34 % Complete Bible -
 Amuesha, Lorenzo Peru 8,700 Yanesha Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 0.80 % New Testament -
Amba Uganda 56,000 Amba Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 11.00 % Bible Portions -
Ake Nigeria 3,800 Ake Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 6.00 % Translation Needed -
Kwegu Ethiopia 3,300 Kwegu Ethnic Religions 44.00 % 39.80 % Translation Started -
 Yala Nigeria 282,000 Yala Ethnic Religions 44.00 % 5.00 % New Testament -
 Dayak, Kaninjal Indonesia 40,000 Keninjal Ethnic Religions 44.00 % 3.00 % Translation Needed -
Grebo, Gboloo Liberia 119,000 Grebo, Gboloo Ethnic Religions 44.00 % 7.50 % Translation Needed -
Ekpari Nigeria 87,000 Yace Ethnic Religions 44.00 % 6.00 % Bible Portions -
As Indonesia 400 As Ethnic Religions 44.00 % 5.00 % Unspecified -
 Tharaka Kenya 230,000 Kitharaka Ethnic Religions 43.00 % 22.00 % Complete Bible -
 Mambwe-Lungu Tanzania 569,000 Mambwe-Lungu Ethnic Religions 43.00 % 14.00 % Complete Bible -
 Brong Côte d'Ivoire 241,000 Abron Ethnic Religions 43.00 % 4.00 % Translation Started -
 Bassa Sierra Leone 8,800 Bassa Ethnic Religions 43.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 2,628 Peoples   743,526,000     954       3,581
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