Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

736,781,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,662

Unreached Groups

980 (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 *
 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 % Unspecified -
 Miao, Guiyang Southwestern China 121,000 Miao, Southwestern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.00 % Unspecified -
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 -
 Tuwo China 1,400 Lisu Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 9.43 % Complete Bible -
 Hmong Dou China 4,200 Miao, Large Flowery Ethnic Religions 11.00 % 9.46 % Complete Bible -
 Samo, Maya Burkina Faso 68,000 Samo, Maya Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 9.50 % Translation Started -
Samo, Southern Burkina Faso 156,000 Samo, Southern Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 9.50 % Complete Bible -
 Bru, Eastern Vietnam 67,000 Bru, Eastern Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.52 % Complete Bible -
 Eurasian China 741,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.71 % Complete Bible -
 Wumeng China 52,000 Nasu, Wumeng Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.90 % Unspecified -
Amundava Brazil 100 Amundava Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 10.00 % Translation Needed -
Arikapu Brazil Unknown Tupari Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 10.00 % Unspecified -
Baadi, Bard Australia 300 Bardi Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 10.00 % Unspecified -
Bangwinji Nigeria 12,000 Bangwinji Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
 Bouye Papua New Guinea 1,500 Pouye Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
 Brao Vietnam 500 Lave Ethnic Religions 13.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
Kreje Brazil 100 Portuguese Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 2,662 Peoples   736,781,000     980       3,568
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