Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

736,748,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,656

Unreached Groups

978 (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 *
 Li, Bendi China 81,000 Hlai Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.03 % Bible Portions 2
 Anuak South Sudan 82,000 Anuak Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 8.00 % Complete Bible -
Gabri Chad 82,000 Gabri Ethnic Religions 49.00 % 33.00 % New Testament -
Manobo, Sarangani Philippines 82,000 Manobo, Sarangani Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 15.00 % New Testament -
Awori Nigeria 82,000 Yoruba Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
Gude, Cheke Cameroon 83,000 Gude Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 5.00 % New Testament -
Mbati, Isongo Central African Republic 83,000 Mbati Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 9.00 % Translation Needed -
 Akan Togo 84,000 Akan Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan China, Hong Kong 84,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 11.00 % 7.00 % Complete Bible -
Ekpari Nigeria 84,000 Yace Ethnic Religions 44.00 % 6.00 % Bible Portions -
Gbe, Xwela Benin 84,000 Gbe, Xwela Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 2.00 % Translation Started -
 Gepo, Eastern China 84,000 Gepo Ethnic Religions 0.60 % 0.60 % Bible Portions 2
 Mansaka Philippines 84,000 Mansaka Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 1.50 % New Testament -
Karen, Pwo Northern Thailand 84,000 Karen, Pwo Northern Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
Irigwe, Aregwe Nigeria 85,000 Rigwe Ethnic Religions 28.00 % 8.00 % New Testament -
 Jumjum, Berin Sudan 85,000 Jumjum Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.80 % Unspecified 2
 Miao, Horned China 85,000 Miao, Horned Ethnic Religions 5.20 % 5.00 % Translation Needed -
 Akebu Togo 86,000 Akebu Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
Bira, Forest Congo, Democratic Republic of 86,000 Bila Ethnic Religions 41.00 % 6.00 % Translation Started -
Teke, Northern Congo, Republic of the 87,000 Teke-Tege Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 6.00 % Translation Started -
 Nosu, Mangbu China 87,000 Nasu, Wusa Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.50 % New Testament 2
 Duguri Nigeria 89,000 Duguri Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.83 % Unspecified 2
Isanzu Tanzania 90,000 Isanzu Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 10.00 % Translation Started -
 Bugkalot Philippines 91,000 Bogkalot Ethnic Religions 27.00 % 12.00 % New Testament -
Jere Nigeria 91,000 Jere Ethnic Religions 42.00 % 5.00 % Bible Portions -
Totals: 2,656 Peoples   736,748,000     978       3,568
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