Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

743,426,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,624

Unreached Groups

951 (36.2 %)

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 *
Yankunytjatjara Australia 700 Yankunytjatjara Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 30.00 % Unspecified -
Yangum Dey Papua New Guinea 300 Yangum Dey Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 4.00 % Translation Needed -
Gbendere Congo, Democratic Republic of 8,400 Yango Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 23.00 % Translation Needed -
 Amuesha, Lorenzo Peru 8,700 Yanesha Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 0.80 % New Testament -
Yaminawa, Arara Peru 400 Yaminahua Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % New Testament -
Yaminahua, Chitonajuas Peru 300 Yaminahua Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Yaminahua Peru 900 Yaminahua Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.70 % New Testament 1
 Yaminawa Brazil 1,400 Yaminahua Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 10.00 % New Testament -
 Yaminahua, Acre Bolivia 100 Yaminahua Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 4.00 % New Testament -
Nagatman Papua New Guinea 1,300 Yale Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 7.00 % Bible Portions -
Jahalatan Indonesia 1,900 Yalahatan Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 2.00 % Bible Portions -
 Yala Nigeria 282,000 Yala Ethnic Religions 44.00 % 5.00 % New Testament -
 Yakut Russia 487,000 Yakut Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.10 % New Testament 10
 Yakut China 2,900 Yakut Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Yakaikeke Papua New Guinea 200 Yakaikeke Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 3.00 % Translation Needed -
 Pygmy, Bayaka Central African Republic 21,000 Yaka Ethnic Religions 49.00 % 40.00 % Bible Portions -
 Pygmy, Bayaka Congo, Republic of the 42,000 Yaka Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 25.00 % Bible Portions -
 Yagua Peru 7,700 Yagua Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 8.00 % New Testament -
 Yagua Colombia 1,000 Yagua Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 2.00 % New Testament 1
Ekpari Nigeria 87,000 Yace Ethnic Religions 44.00 % 6.00 % Bible Portions -
 Yabarana Venezuela 400 Yabarana Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 2.00 % Unspecified -
Mukogodo, Yaaku Kenya 4,600 Yaaku Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 0.70 % Unspecified -
Nusan, West Xo Namibia 500 Xoo Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 2.00 % Translation Started -
Nusan Nung, Ngamani South Africa 500 Xoo Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 2.00 % Translation Started -
Nusan Xoo, Ngamani Botswana 2,300 Xoo Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 2.00 % Translation Started -
Totals: 2,624 Peoples   743,426,000     951       3,578
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