Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

736,664,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,663

Unreached Groups

979 (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 *
 Han Chinese, Wu China 95,092,000 Chinese, Wu Ethnic Religions 13.40 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Gan China 42,346,000 Chinese, Gan Ethnic Religions 8.50 % 6.50 % Bible Portions -
 Han Chinese, Xiang China 39,520,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 2.00 % Bible Portions 790
 Han Chinese, Min Nan China 37,145,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.80 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Hakka China 36,699,000 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 9.10 % 7.80 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Taiwan 13,476,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 3.70 % Complete Bible -
 Tujia China 9,790,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 1.10 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 196
 Han Chinese, Cantonese China, Hong Kong 6,124,000 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions 11.10 % 6.10 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Huizhou China 5,395,000 Chinese, Huizhou Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 7.00 % Translation Needed -
 Jew, English-speaking United States 5,285,000 English Ethnic Religions 2.70 % 1.60 % Complete Bible 106
 Han Chinese, Dan China 5,045,000 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions 8.80 % 6.70 % Complete Bible -
 Jew, Israeli Israel 4,724,000 Hebrew Ethnic Religions 0.25 % 0.23 % New Testament 94
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Taiwan 4,582,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 3.58 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Taiwan 4,299,000 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 2.10 % 0.42 % Complete Bible 86
 Lingayat India 3,455,000 Kannada Ethnic Religions 0.01 % Complete Bible 69
 Bouyei China 3,326,000 Bouyei Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 67
 Betsimisaraka, South Madagascar 3,114,000 Malagasy, Southern Betsimisaraka Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 6.65 % Bible Portions -
 Korean China 2,590,000 Korean Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 14.00 % Complete Bible -
 Tsimihety Madagascar 2,207,000 Malagasy, Tsimihety Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 1.93 % Bible Portions -
 Zhuang, Yongbei China 2,195,000 Zhuang, Yongbei Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 % New Testament 44
 Hmu, Northern China 2,114,000 Miao, Northern Qiandong Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.25 % New Testament 42
 Zhuang, Yongnan China 2,069,000 Zhuang, Yongnan Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 % Translation Needed 41
 Han Chinese, Hokkien Malaysia 1,992,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.20 % Complete Bible -
 Sakalava Madagascar 1,899,000 Malagasy, Sakalava Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.81 % Bible Portions -
 Tay Vietnam 1,845,000 Tay Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.20 % New Testament 37
Totals: 2,663 Peoples   736,664,000     979       3,563
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