Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

729,829,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,644

Unreached Groups

980 (37.1 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
Scripture
Status
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Nuer South Sudan 1,842,000 Nuer Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 25.00 % 8.00 % -
 Tay Vietnam 1,823,000 Tay Ethnic Religions New Testament 1.00 % 0.20 % 36
 Han Chinese, Hakka Malaysia 1,787,000 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 10.00 % 9.20 % -
 Zhuang, Zuojiang China 1,725,000 Zhuang, Zuojiang Ethnic Religions Translation Needed 0.20 % 0.14 % 35
 Zhuang, Liujiang China 1,723,000 Zhuang, Liujiang Ethnic Religions Translation Needed 1.20 % 0.90 % 34
Antesaka Madagascar 1,710,000 Malagasy, Tesaka Ethnic Religions Bible Portions 28.00 % 2.32 % -
 Zhuang, Guibei China 1,657,000 Zhuang, Guibei Ethnic Religions Translation Needed 1.20 % 0.90 % 33
 Nbambai Chad 1,632,000 Ngambay Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 40.00 % 12.00 % -
Dan, Yakuba Côte d'Ivoire 1,593,000 Dan Ethnic Religions New Testament 33.00 % 15.00 % -
 Betsimisaraka, North Madagascar 1,562,000 Malagasy, Northern Betsimisaraka Ethnic Religions Bible Portions 35.00 % 1.21 % -
 Senoufo, Southern Côte d'Ivoire 1,514,000 Senoufo, Cebaara Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 6.00 % 3.00 % -
 Pingdi China 1,480,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions Bible Portions 0.10 % 0.04 % 30
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Malaysia 1,443,000 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 10.00 % 8.05 % -
 Muong Vietnam 1,403,000 Muong Ethnic Religions Bible Portions 1.00 % 0.06 % 28
 Ghao-Xong, Western China 1,403,000 Miao, Western Xiangxi Ethnic Religions Translation Started 0.60 % 0.38 % 28
 Oromo, Borana Ethiopia 1,359,000 Oromo, Borana-Arsi-Guji Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 4.00 % 1.30 % 27
 Lembaa South Africa 1,354,000 Venda Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 40.00 % 17.72 % -
 Tanala Madagascar 1,350,000 Malagasy, Plateau Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 22.00 % 1.04 % -
 Nosu, Shengzha China 1,336,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.40 % 27
 Zhuang, Eastern Hongshuihe China 1,325,000 Zhuang, Eastern Hongshuihe Ethnic Religions Translation Started 1.20 % 0.90 % 27
 Iu Mien China 1,298,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 0.70 % 0.15 % 26
 Turkana Kenya 1,262,000 Turkana Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 48.00 % 22.16 % -
 Dong, Southern China 1,258,000 Dong, Southern Ethnic Religions New Testament 0.07 % 0.07 % 25
 Chinese, general Canada 1,246,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions Complete Bible 25.00 % 8.00 % -
 Gbagyi Nigeria 1,245,000 Gbagyi Ethnic Religions New Testament 33.00 % 4.42 % -
Totals: 2,644 Peoples   729,829,000     980       3,483
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