Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

743,435,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,626

Unreached Groups

952 (36.3 %)

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 *
 Akeu China 11,000 Akeu Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Akeu Laos 3,200 Akeu Ethnic Religions 0.72 % 0.72 % New Testament 1
 Akeu Thailand 400 Akeu Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 3.00 % New Testament -
Buru Nigeria 1,600 Buru Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 15.00 % Translation Needed -
Jiripanco Brazil 2,200 Portuguese Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
Pei Papua New Guinea 300 Pefiyahe Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed -
 Bo Laos 4,200 Bo Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 4.40 % Translation Needed -
 Purepecha, Sierra Occidental Mexico 225,000 Purepecha, Western Highland Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 5.00 % New Testament -
 Purepecha, Sierra Occidental United States 51,000 Purepecha, Western Highland Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 5.00 % New Testament -
 Kanay Laos 900 Pacoh Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 7.00 % New Testament -
Mashi Nigeria 1,600 Mashi Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 13.00 % Translation Started -
 Kono Sierra Leone 326,000 Kono Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 1.00 % New Testament -
 Bassar, Ntcham Cameroon 2,900 Ntcham Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible -
 Bassar, Ntcham Ghana 210,000 Ntcham Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Bassar, Ntcham Togo 205,000 Ntcham Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
Kalapalo Brazil 700 Kuikuro-Kalapalo Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Mbalanhu Namibia 300 Mbalanhu Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 0.50 % Translation Needed -
Lere Nigeria 28,000 Lere Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 5.00 % Unspecified -
 Buldit South Sudan 6,800 Opo Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 8.00 % Translation Started -
 Biykol South Sudan 500 Komo Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 6.00 % Bible Portions -
Lachi, White Vietnam 2,300 Lachi, White Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Gelao, Red Vietnam 200 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Dayak, Taman Indonesia 36,000 Taman Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % Translation Needed -
 Manobo, Umayamnon Philippines 7,200 Manobo, Agusan Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.50 % New Testament 1
Kofa Nigeria 1,600 Kofa Ethnic Religions 0.45 % 0.35 % Translation Needed 1
Totals: 2,626 Peoples   743,435,000     952       3,579
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