Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

736,553,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,652

Unreached Groups

977 (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 *
Kwaya Tanzania 195,000 Kwaya Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 9.00 % Bible Portions -
 Nkom, Kom Cameroon 346,000 Kom Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 9.00 % New Testament -
Mbati, Isongo Central African Republic 83,000 Mbati Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 9.00 % Translation Needed -
 Mossi Senegal 49,000 Moore Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 9.00 % Complete Bible -
 Nuer Australia 2,200 Nuer Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 9.00 % Complete Bible -
 Nyiha, Tanzania Zambia 756,000 Nyiha, Tanzania Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 9.00 % New Testament -
Okande, Kande Gabon 900 Kande Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 9.00 % Translation Started -
Simaa Zambia 9,200 Simaa Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 9.00 % Bible Portions -
 Dayak, Dohoi Ot Danum Indonesia 94,000 Ot Danum Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 9.00 % New Testament -
Sasaru Nigeria 22,000 Sasaru Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 9.00 % Translation Needed -
 Murut, Selungai Indonesia 900 Murut, Selungai Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 9.00 % Translation Needed -
 Murut, Sembakung Malaysia 2,900 Murut, Sembakung Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 9.00 % Translation Started -
 Tagabawa Bagobo Philippines 65,000 Tagabawa Ethnic Religions 24.00 % 9.00 % New Testament -
Bete, Western Côte d'Ivoire 242,000 Bete, Guiberoua Ethnic Religions 39.00 % 9.00 % New Testament -
 Turka, Tyurama Burkina Faso 68,000 Turka Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 9.00 % Bible Portions -
Waruna Papua New Guinea 1,200 Waruna Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 9.00 % Translation Needed -
 Kui Lung Laos 4,900 Lahu Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 9.00 % Complete Bible -
 Miao, Guiyang Southern China 48,000 Miao, Southern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.00 % Translation Needed -
 Miao, Guiyang Southwestern China 121,000 Miao, Southwestern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.00 % Translation Needed -
Kapya Nigeria 300 Kapya Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 9.00 % Translation Needed -
 Khmu Laos 725,000 Khmu Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.00 % Bible Portions -
 Mel Cambodia 3,400 Mel-Khaonh Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.00 % Unspecified -
 Chinese, general Sudan 6,400 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 9.00 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Hokkien Malaysia 1,992,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.20 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Malaysia 1,810,000 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.20 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 2,652 Peoples   736,553,000     977       3,565
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