Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

736,706,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,617

Unreached Groups

958 (36.6 %)

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 *
 Sea Dayak, Iban Brunei 21,000 Iban Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 16.00 % Complete Bible -
 Bagobo, Giangan Philippines 99,000 Bagobo-Klata Ethnic Religions 41.00 % 16.00 % Unspecified -
Khaonh Cambodia 400 Mel-Khaonh Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 15.00 % Unspecified -
Galibi do Oiapoque Brazil Unknown Carib Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 15.00 % New Testament -
 E-de, Rade Cambodia 3,100 Rade Ethnic Religions 41.00 % 15.00 % Complete Bible -
Buru Nigeria 1,500 Buru Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 15.00 % Translation Needed -
Mynky, Munku Brazil 100 Irantxe Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 15.00 % Unspecified -
Manobo, Blit Philippines 2,400 Manobo, Cotabato Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 15.00 % New Testament -
Lopi China 5,700 Lopi Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 15.00 % Translation Needed -
 Lashi China 2,500 Lacid Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 15.00 % Complete Bible -
 Waorani Ecuador 2,600 Waorani Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 15.00 % New Testament -
 Wa Thailand 6,900 Wa, Parauk Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 15.00 % Complete Bible -
 Wa Myanmar (Burma) 457,000 Wa, Parauk Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 15.00 % Complete Bible -
 Kalagan, Tagakaulu Philippines 141,000 Tagakaulo Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 15.00 % Bible Portions -
Sulod Philippines 32,000 Sulod Ethnic Religions 28.00 % 15.00 % Unspecified -
Karen, Striped Myanmar (Burma) 13,000 Riang Lai Ethnic Religions 22.00 % 15.00 % Translation Needed -
Manobo, Sarangani Philippines 82,000 Manobo, Sarangani Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 15.00 % New Testament -
Pyen Myanmar (Burma) 800 Pyen Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 15.00 % Bible Portions -
 Becheve Nigeria 4,000 Iceve-Maci Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 15.00 % Translation Started -
 Itneg, Masadiit Philippines 10,000 Itneg, Masadiit Ethnic Religions 47.00 % 15.00 % Unspecified -
Kalanguya, Kayapa Philippines 105,000 Kalanguya Ethnic Religions 33.00 % 15.00 % New Testament -
Karafawyana Brazil Unknown Waiwai Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 15.00 % Complete Bible -
Kankanaey, Kibungan Philippines 263,000 Kankanaey Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 15.00 % Complete Bible -
 Kako Central African Republic 14,000 Kako Ethnic Religions 48.00 % 15.00 % New Testament -
Kadiweu Brazil 2,100 Kadiweu Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 15.00 % New Testament -
Totals: 2,617 Peoples   736,706,000     958       3,561
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