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
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
Gbe, Tofin Benin 142,000 Gbe, Tofin Ethnic Religions 27.00 % 7.00 % Translation Started -
Wagga Nigeria 142,000 Waja Ethnic Religions 12.50 % 2.50 % Bible Portions -
 Woni China 142,000 Hani Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 3.63 % Bible Portions -
 Bondoukou Kulango Côte d'Ivoire 143,000 Kulango, Bondoukou Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.50 % New Testament 3
Gbe, Eastern Xwla Benin 143,000 Gbe, Eastern Xwla Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 3.00 % Translation Started -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Cambodia 145,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.55 % Complete Bible 3
 Kayan, Padaung Myanmar (Burma) 145,000 Kayan Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 22.00 % Complete Bible -
 Miao, Guiyang Northern China 145,000 Miao, Northern Guiyang Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.90 % Unspecified 3
 Otammari Benin 148,000 Ditammari Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
 Bandi Liberia 148,000 Bandi Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % New Testament -
 Hre Vietnam 149,000 Hre Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 5.91 % New Testament -
Begbere, Koro Agwe Nigeria 151,000 Koro Wachi Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 4.00 % Translation Started -
 Male Ethiopia 152,000 Male Ethnic Religions 29.00 % 19.52 % Complete Bible -
Sabu, Havunese Indonesia 152,000 Hawu Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
 Mari, Eastern Russia 152,000 Mari, Meadow Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 0.50 % New Testament -
Manyika Mozambique 153,000 Manyika Ethnic Religions 42.00 % 0.30 % New Testament -
Ije, Holi Benin 154,000 Ede Ije Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 1.00 % Translation Started -
Karimbola Madagascar 154,000 Malagasy, Plateau Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
Ife Togo 155,000 Ife Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 15.00 % New Testament -
Teke, Northern Gabon 156,000 Teke-Tege Ethnic Religions 28.00 % 5.00 % Translation Started -
Samo, Southern Burkina Faso 156,000 Samo, Southern Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 9.50 % Complete Bible -
Borghom Nigeria 158,000 Boghom Ethnic Religions 12.50 % 2.00 % Bible Portions -
 Jew, Eastern Yiddish-speaking United States 158,000 Yiddish, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.01 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 3
 Biyo China 159,000 Biyo Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 9.00 % Unspecified -
 Mandyak, Manjaco Senegal 159,000 Mandjak Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 0.07 % New Testament -
Totals: 2,662 Peoples   736,781,000     980       3,568
Download Data Data Sources Definitions
Prayer Cards

Avatar

Welcome. I’m a virtual assistant and will try to answer questions about Joshua Project, unreached people groups, the Great Commission and more. How can I help you?

For further help try our FAQ, Definitions or Contact Us pages.