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 *
Kankanay, Northern Philippines 135,000 Kankanay, Northern Ethnic Religions 26.00 % 8.00 % New Testament -
Ndendeule Tanzania 190,000 Ndendeule Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 8.00 % Bible Portions -
Ningil Papua New Guinea 1,600 Ningil Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 8.00 % Translation Needed -
Simaa-Makoma Angola 3,700 Simaa Ethnic Religions 36.00 % 8.00 % Bible Portions -
Mbowe Zambia 800 Mbowe Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 8.00 % Translation Needed -
Monzombo Congo, Democratic Republic of 14,000 Monzombo Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 8.00 % Translation Needed -
 Nuer South Sudan 1,802,000 Nuer Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 % Complete Bible -
 Nuer United States 17,000 Nuer Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 8.00 % Complete Bible -
Krumen, Northeastern Côte d'Ivoire 37,000 Krumen, Pye Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 8.00 % Translation Started -
 Nuna, Southern Burkina Faso 206,000 Nuni, Southern Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 % New Testament -
 Nyungwe Mozambique 401,000 Nyungwe Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 8.00 % New Testament -
 Nyungwe Zimbabwe 33,000 Nyungwe Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 8.00 % New Testament -
Ososo Nigeria 34,000 Ososo Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 8.00 % Translation Started -
Papi Papua New Guinea 100 Papi Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 8.00 % Translation Needed -
 Payung Nigeria 3,300 Piapung Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 % Translation Needed -
Rumaya Nigeria 12,000 Mala Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 8.00 % Translation Needed -
 Setaman Papua New Guinea 400 Setaman Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 8.00 % Translation Needed -
 Palawano, Southwest Philippines 15,000 Palawano, Southwest Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.00 % New Testament -
Tigon Cameroon 59,000 Mbembe, Tigon Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 8.00 % New Testament -
Tswa, Hlengwe Zimbabwe 3,800 Tswa Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 8.00 % Complete Bible -
Tuwari Papua New Guinea 500 Tuwari Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 8.00 % Translation Needed -
 Wa China 386,000 Wa, Parauk Ethnic Religions 19.00 % 8.00 % Complete Bible -
 Yagua Peru 7,600 Yagua Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 8.00 % New Testament -
Yanyuwa Australia 200 Yanyuwa Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 8.00 % Bible Portions -
 Bagyele Cameroon 5,700 Gyele Ethnic Religions 46.80 % 8.00 % Bible Portions -
Totals: 2,659 Peoples   736,703,000     980       3,570
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