Country: Myanmar (Burma)

Number of People Groups

149

People Groups Unreached

53 (35.6%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

54,707,000

Population in Unreached

45,627,000 (83.4%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

8.16%

% Evangelical

4.87%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

2.5%
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
% Evangelical Est. Workers
Needed *
 Achang, Maingtha 39,000 74,000 Achang Ethnic Religions 24.00 % 20.00 % -
 Akeu 1,200 16,000 Akeu Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 3.00 % -
 Akha 221,000 682,000 Akha Ethnic Religions 16.00 % 12.00 % -
 Anong 11,000 14,000 Anong Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 4.00 % -
Barua, Maramagyi 500 26,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bulang 15,000 123,000 Blang Buddhism 1.90 % 0.80 % 1
 Burmese 31,383,000 32,284,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.08 % 628
 Chak, Thet 1,900 5,300 Chak Buddhism 0.32 % 0.32 % 1
 Chakma, Daingnet 29,000 760,000 Chakma Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chaungtha 185,000 185,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % 4
 Chin, Anu-Khongso 5,100 5,100 Chin, Anu-Khongso Christianity 90.00 % 38.00 % -
 Chin, Asho 170,000 175,000 Chin, Asho Buddhism 15.00 % 10.00 % -
 Chin, Bawm 700 700 Chin, Bawm Christianity 100.00 % 40.00 % -
Chin, Bualkhaw 2,700 2,700 Chin, Bualkhaw Christianity 90.00 % 60.00 % -
 Chin, Cho 17,000 17,000 Chin, Muun Christianity 51.00 % 20.00 % -
 Chin, Dai 43,000 43,000 Chin, Daai Christianity 95.00 % 60.00 % -
 Chin, Eastern Khumi 14,000 14,000 Chin, Eastern Khumi Christianity 98.00 % 75.00 % -
Chin, Ekai 6,100 6,100 Chin, Ekai Buddhism 3.00 % 3.00 % -
 Chin, Falam 77,000 77,000 Chin, Falam Christianity 90.00 % 60.00 % -
 Chin, Hakha 136,000 141,000 Chin, Hakha Christianity 90.00 % 60.00 % -
 Chin, Kaang 1,200 1,200 Chin, Kaang Christianity 95.00 % 90.00 % -
 Chin, Khumi 67,000 67,000 Chin, Khumi Christianity 80.00 % 44.00 % -
 Chin, Laitu 17,000 17,000 Chin, Laitu Buddhism 25.00 % 3.00 % -
Chin, Lautu 18,000 18,000 Chin, Lautu Christianity 85.00 % 30.00 % -
 Chin, Mara 26,000 70,000 Chin, Mara Christianity 100.00 % 95.00 % -
 Chin, Ngawn 19,000 19,000 Chin, Ngawn Christianity 90.00 % 60.00 % -
 Chin, Paite 500 500 Chin, Paite Christianity 86.00 % 50.00 % -
 Chin, Senthang 36,000 36,000 Chin, Senthang Christianity 80.00 % 40.00 % -
 Chin, Siyin 13,000 13,000 Chin, Siyin Christianity 84.00 % 44.00 % -
Chin, Songlai 8,200 8,200 Chin, Songlai Buddhism 10.00 % 2.00 % -
Chin, Sumtu 16,000 16,000 Chin, Sumtu Christianity 60.00 % 30.00 % -
Chin, Tapong 16,000 16,000 Chin, Falam Christianity 95.00 % 70.00 % -
Chin, Tawr 600 600 Chin, Tawr Christianity 90.00 % 80.00 % -
 Chin, Tedim 260,000 260,000 Chin, Tedim Christianity 70.00 % 44.00 % -
Chin, Thaiphum 1,200 1,200 Chin, Thaiphum Christianity 80.00 % 50.00 % -
 Chin, Zo 54,000 54,000 Chin, Zotung Christianity 75.00 % 42.00 % -
Chin, Zyphe 21,000 21,000 Chin, Zyphe Christianity 65.00 % 35.00 % -
 Danau 128,000 128,000 Danau Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % 3
 Danu 116,000 116,000 Danu Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % 2
 Dawei, Tavoyan 460,000 461,000 Tavoyan Buddhism 0.10 % 0.04 % 9
 Deaf 411,000 48,207,000 Myanmar Sign Language Buddhism 8.98 % -
 Derung 300 15,000 Drung Christianity 56.00 % 29.00 % -
Enn 500 500 Wa, Parauk Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Eurasian, Anglo-Burmese 56,000 1,745,000 English Christianity 95.00 % 30.00 % -
Gante 6,600 6,600 Gangte Christianity 60.00 % 35.00 % -
 Gujarati 35,000 3,367,000 Gujarati Hinduism 0.80 % 0.41 % 1
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 75,000 79,959,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 2.00 % 1.30 % 1
 Han Chinese, Hakka 22,000 44,589,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 3.00 % 1.40 % 1
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 986,000 885,311,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 2.00 % 1.40 % 20
 Han Chinese, Min Nan 73,000 58,258,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 4.00 % 2.50 % -
 Hindi 132,000 2,675,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.70 % 0.25 % 3
 Hmong Njua 12,000 767,000 Hmong Njua Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
Hrangkhol 9,300 16,000 Hrangkhol Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 25.00 % -
 Hui 9,000 14,178,000 Chinese, Mandarin Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Intha 103,000 103,000 Intha Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % 2
 Kachin Jingpo 1,030,000 1,102,000 Jingpho Christianity 64.00 % 43.52 % -
Kadu, Asak 35,000 35,000 Kadu Buddhism 5.00 % 3.50 % -
 Kaman 5,100 5,100 Rakhine Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kanan 10,000 10,000 Kanan Buddhism 5.00 % 3.00 % -
 Karen, Bghai 24,000 26,000 Karen, Bwe Ethnic Religions 27.00 % 18.00 % -
Karen, Brek 20,000 20,000 Kayaw Christianity 87.00 % 36.00 % -
 Karen, Geba 46,000 46,000 Karen, Geba Christianity 86.00 % 20.00 % -
Karen, Gheko 18,000 18,000 Karen, Geko Christianity 75.00 % 40.00 % -
 Karen, Kayah Eastern 9,000 28,000 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism 20.00 % 14.00 % -
 Karen, Kayah Western 162,000 184,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism 28.00 % 20.00 % -
 Karen, Lahta 11,000 11,000 Zayein Buddhism 18.00 % 9.00 % -
Karen, Manumanaw 11,000 11,000 Kawyaw Christianity 90.00 % 45.00 % -
Karen, Mobwa 4,600 4,600 Karen, Mobwa Christianity 75.00 % 20.00 % -
Karen, Paku 6,800 6,800 Karen, Paku Christianity 70.00 % 22.00 % -
Karen, Pwo Eastern 1,178,000 1,235,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism 30.00 % 5.88 % -
Karen, Pwo Western 210,000 210,000 Karen, Pwo Western Christianity 42.00 % 18.00 % -
 Karen, S'gaw 2,023,000 2,246,000 Karen, S'gaw Christianity 53.00 % 41.17 % -
Karen, Striped 13,000 13,000 Riang Lai Ethnic Religions 22.00 % 15.00 % -
Karen, Yinbaw 9,400 9,400 Yinbaw Buddhism 32.00 % 25.00 % -
 Karen, Yintale 11,000 11,000 Yintale Buddhism 0.01 % 0.00 % 1
 Kawa, Vo 700 95,000 Wa, Vo Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.55 % -
 Kayan, Padaung 146,000 149,000 Kayan Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 22.00 % -
 Khampti, Khamti Shan 9,000 27,000 Khamti Buddhism 0.10 % 0.04 % 1
 Konyak 2,200 242,000 Naga, Konyak Christianity 83.00 % 45.00 % -
 Kuki Chin 34,000 176,000 Chin, Thado Christianity 70.00 % 35.00 % -
 Lahu 225,000 592,000 Lahu Christianity 80.00 % 43.00 % -
 Lahu Shi 65,000 217,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism 10.00 % 5.00 % -
 Lao 25,000 3,833,000 Lao Buddhism 3.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Lashi, Letsi 34,000 37,000 Lacid Christianity 90.00 % 65.00 % -
 Lisu 345,000 1,325,000 Lisu Christianity 85.00 % 52.00 % -
 Lisu, Black 5,100 5,100 Lisu Christianity 55.00 % 40.00 % -
 Malay 27,000 17,557,000 Malay Islam 0.03 % 0.02 % 1
 Malayali 23,000 1,597,000 Malayalam Hinduism 34.00 % 7.00 % -
 Manipuri, Ponna 12,000 1,474,000 Meitei Hinduism 1.70 % 1.50 % 1
 Manyuki 20,000 20,000 Shan Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % 1
 Maru, Lhaovo 123,000 156,000 Lhao Vo Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 7.00 % -
 Matu, Nga La 34,000 34,000 Chin, Matu Christianity 80.00 % 44.00 % -
 Mizo 19,000 163,000 Mizo Christianity 90.00 % 45.00 % -
 Mok 4,000 4,700 Mok Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Moken, Salon 4,700 6,800 Moken Ethnic Religions 0.05 % 0.04 % 1
 Mon 1,151,000 1,272,000 Mon Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % 23
 Mro-Khimi 203,000 203,000 Mro-Khimi Buddhism 7.40 % 5.00 % -
 Mru 25,000 95,000 Mru Buddhism 4.01 % 0.40 % 1
Muak Sa-aak 4,500 5,500 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 10.00 % 10.00 % -
Naga Akyaung Ari 1,200 1,200 Naga, Akyaung Ari Christianity 95.00 % 55.00 % -
 Naga Khiamniungan 11,000 73,000 Naga, Khiamniungan Christianity 88.00 % 18.00 % -
Naga Kokak 2,400 2,400 Naga, Kokak Christianity 70.00 % 60.00 % -
Naga Kyan-Karyaw 10,000 10,000 Naga, Chen-Kayu Christianity 95.00 % 55.00 % -
 Naga Lao 1,100 1,100 Naga, Lao Christianity 90.00 % 45.00 % -
Naga Leinong 8,700 8,700 Naga, Lainong Buddhism 25.00 % 4.00 % -
Naga Long Phuri 2,200 2,200 Naga, Long Phuri Christianity 90.00 % 8.00 % -
 Naga Makuri 3,000 3,000 Naga, Makuri Christianity 55.00 % 40.00 % -
Naga Makyan 4,600 4,600 Naga, Paungnyuan Christianity 95.00 % 7.00 % -
 Naga Para 1,600 1,600 Naga, Jejara Christianity 65.00 % 28.00 % -
Naga Ponyo-Gongwang 5,200 5,200 Naga, Ponyo-Gongwang Christianity 60.00 % 4.00 % -
 Naga Tangkhul 4,700 205,000 Naga, Tangkhul Christianity 65.00 % 4.00 % -
 Nepali, general 297,000 858,000 Nepali Hinduism 1.00 % 0.70 % 6
 Nu 1,500 16,000 Nusu Ethnic Religions 17.00 % 11.00 % -
 Pa-O 870,000 871,000 Pa'o Buddhism 1.70 % 0.30 % 17
 Palaung, Pale 295,000 312,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.10 % 0.06 % 6
 Palaung, Rumai 160,000 160,000 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % 3
 Palaung, Shwe 234,000 242,000 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism 0.20 % 0.12 % 5
Phun, Hpon 1,600 1,600 Burmese Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Punjabi 11,000 2,095,000 Punjabi, Eastern Hinduism 1.20 % 0.63 % 1
Pyen 800 800 Pyen Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 15.00 % -
 Rakhine 2,718,000 2,736,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 0.05 % 54
Ranglong 100 100 Ranglong Christianity 80.00 % 25.00 % -
 Rawang, Nung 71,000 72,000 Rawang Christianity 80.00 % 45.00 % -
 Rawngtu 5,600 5,600 Chin, Rawngtu Christianity 100.00 % 95.00 % -
 Riang 15,000 17,000 Riang Lang Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Rohingya 480,000 1,951,000 Rohingya Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Samtao 11,000 15,000 Samtao Buddhism 7.00 % 5.40 % -
Sino-Burmese 17,000 17,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % 1
 South Asian, Bengali-speaking 284,000 1,901,000 Bengali Islam 0.40 % 0.13 % 6
 South Asian, Odia-speaking 121,000 121,000 Odia Hinduism 1.00 % 0.20 % 2
 South Asian, Telugu-speaking 139,000 1,145,000 Telugu Hinduism 8.00 % 1.20 % -
 Tai Doi 5,100 5,400 Tai Loi Buddhism 5.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Tai Khun 131,000 139,000 Khun Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Tai Laing 115,000 115,000 Tai Laing Buddhism 0.03 % 0.03 % 2
 Tai Lue 62,000 1,110,000 Lu Buddhism 0.20 % 0.06 % 1
 Tai Man, Shan 4,556,000 4,662,000 Shan Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % 91
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan 103,000 723,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.11 % 0.11 % 2
Taman, Htamandi 33,000 33,000 Burmese Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tamil (Hindu traditions) 150,000 2,764,000 Tamil Hinduism 11.00 % 3.80 % -
Tangsa 69,000 84,000 Naga, Tangshang Christianity 90.00 % 45.00 % -
Taungtha 20,000 20,000 Chin, Rungtu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Taungyo 46,000 46,000 Taungyo Buddhism 0.60 % 0.40 % 1
 Thai 44,000 23,586,000 Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.40 % 1
 Uppu Chinbon 45,000 46,000 Chin, Uppu Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.00 % -
 Vaiphei 7,600 54,000 Vaiphei Christianity 87.00 % 50.00 % -
 Wa 460,000 855,000 Wa, Parauk Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 15.00 % -
Yaw 22,000 22,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Zaiwa 36,000 158,000 Zaiwa Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 5.00 % -
 Zo 68,000 93,000 Zo Christianity 84.00 % 50.00 % -
  Totals:  149 54,707,000         53 8.16 % 4.87 % 932 
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 99,000                
  UN Country Population (2021) 54,806,000                
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State Estimated
Population
Ayeyarwady 6,227,000
Bago 4,900,000
Chin 482,000
Kachin 1,700,000
Kayah 289,000
Kayin 1,585,000
Magway 3,943,000
Mandalay 6,208,000
Mon 2,068,000
Naypyitaw 1,168,000
Rakhine 3,211,000
Sagaing 5,361,000
Shan 5,863,000
Tanintharyi 1,418,000
Yangon 7,411,000
States:  15 51,834,000
UN Country Population 54,806,000

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 289,990,000 530.1 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.5 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 774,293,000 1,415.3 % 70.2 % 24.9 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 207,376,000 379.1 % 93.5 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 115,473,000 211.1 % 81.9 % 1.5 % 9.1 % 0.8 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
54,707,000
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Language Code # Peoples
w/ this Primary
Language
# Unreached
w/ this Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
NT Text
Online
NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Achang acn 1 0 Complete Bible
Akeu aeu 1 0 New Testament
Akha ahk 1 0 Complete Bible
Anong nun 1 0 Complete Bible
Bengali ben 1 1 Complete Bible
Blang blr 1 1 New Testament
Burmese mya 5 5 Complete Bible
Chak ckh 1 1 Translation Needed
Chakma ccp 1 1 New Testament
Chin, Anu-Khongso anl 1 0 Bible Portions
Chin, Asho csh 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Bawm bgr 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Bualkhaw cbl 1 0 New Testament
Chin, Daai dao 1 0 New Testament
Chin, Eastern Khumi cek 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Ekai cey 1 0 Translation Started
Chin, Falam cfm 2 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Hakha cnh 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Kaang ckn 1 0 New Testament
Chin, Khumi cnk 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Laitu clj 1 0 Translation Started
Chin, Lautu clt 1 0 New Testament
Chin, Mara mrh 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Matu hlt 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Muun mwq 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Ngawn cnw 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Paite pck 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Rawngtu weu 1 0 Translation Needed
Chin, Rungtu rtc 1 1 Translation Needed
Chin, Senthang sez 1 0 Unspecified
Chin, Siyin csy 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Songlai csj 1 0 Translation Needed
Chin, Sumtu csv 1 0 Translation Started
Chin, Tawr tcp 1 0 Unspecified
Chin, Tedim ctd 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Thado tcz 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Thaiphum cth 1 0 New Testament
Chin, Uppu cnb 1 0 Translation Started
Chin, Zotung czt 1 0 Complete Bible
Chin, Zyphe zyp 1 0 New Testament
Chinese, Hakka hak 1 1 Complete Bible
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 2 2 Complete Bible
Chinese, Min Nan nan 1 0 Complete Bible
Chinese, Yue yue 1 1 Complete Bible
Danau dnu 1 1 Translation Needed
Danu dnv 1 1 Unspecified
Drung duu 1 0 Unspecified
English eng 1 0 Complete Bible
Gangte gnb 1 0 Complete Bible
Gujarati guj 1 1 Complete Bible
Hindi hin 1 1 Complete Bible
Hmong Njua hnj 1 1 Complete Bible
Hrangkhol hra 1 0 Complete Bible
Intha int 1 1 Translation Started
Jingpho kac 1 0 Complete Bible
Kadu zkd 1 0 Bible Portions
Kanan zkn 1 0 Translation Needed
Karen, Bwe bwe 1 0 Bible Portions
Karen, Geba kvq 1 0 Bible Portions
Karen, Geko ghk 1 0 Translation Needed
Karen, Mobwa jkm 1 0 Translation Needed
Karen, Paku jkp 1 0 Translation Needed
Karen, Pwo Eastern kjp 1 0 Complete Bible
Karen, Pwo Western pwo 1 0 Complete Bible
Karen, S'gaw ksw 1 0 Complete Bible
Kawyaw kxf 1 0 Translation Started
Kayah, Eastern eky 1 0 New Testament
Kayah, Western kyu 1 0 New Testament
Kayan pdu 1 0 Complete Bible
Kayaw kvl 1 0 Bible Portions
Khamti kht 1 1 Unspecified
Khun kkh 1 1 Bible Portions
Lacid lsi 1 0 Complete Bible
Lahu lhu 1 0 Complete Bible
Lahu Shi lhi 1 0 New Testament
Lao lao 1 1 Complete Bible
Lhao Vo mhx 1 0 Complete Bible
Lisu lis 2 0 Complete Bible
Lu khb 1 1 New Testament
Malay zlm 1 1 Complete Bible
Malayalam mal 1 0 Complete Bible
Meitei mni 1 1 Complete Bible
Mizo lus 1 0 Complete Bible
Mok mqt 1 1 Translation Started
Moken mwt 1 1 New Testament
Mon mnw 1 1 Complete Bible
Mro-Khimi cmr 1 0 New Testament
Mru mro 1 1 New Testament
Muak Sa-aak ukk 1 0 Bible Portions
Myanmar Sign Language ysm 1 0 Bible Portions
Naga, Akyaung Ari nqy 1 0 Translation Needed
Naga, Chen-Kayu nqq 1 0 Translation Needed
Naga, Jejara pzn 1 0 Translation Started
Naga, Khiamniungan kix 1 0 Complete Bible
Naga, Kokak nxk 1 0 Translation Started
Naga, Konyak nbe 1 0 Complete Bible
Naga, Lainong lzn 1 0 Bible Portions
Naga, Lao nlq 1 0 Translation Needed
Naga, Long Phuri lpn 1 0 Translation Started
Naga, Makuri jmn 1 0 New Testament
Naga, Paungnyuan umn 1 0 Translation Started
Naga, Ponyo-Gongwang npg 1 0 Translation Needed
Naga, Tangkhul ntx 1 0 Complete Bible
Naga, Tangshang nst 1 0 Complete Bible
Nepali npi 1 1 Complete Bible
Nusu nuf 1 0 Bible Portions
Odia ory 1 1 Complete Bible
Pa'o blk 1 1 New Testament
Palaung, Ruching pce 1 1 Complete Bible
Palaung, Rumai rbb 1 1 Bible Portions
Palaung, Shwe pll 1 1 Translation Started
Punjabi, Eastern pan 1 1 Complete Bible
Pyen pyy 1 0 Bible Portions
Rakhine rki 4 4 Bible Portions
Ranglong rnl 1 0 New Testament
Rawang raw 1 0 Complete Bible
Riang Lai yin 1 0 Translation Needed
Riang Lang ril 1 1 Bible Portions
Rohingya rhg 1 1 Bible Portions
Samtao stu 1 0 Translation Needed
Shan shn 2 2 Complete Bible
Tai Laing tjl 1 1 Translation Needed
Tai Loi tlq 1 1 Translation Started
Tai Nua tdd 1 1 Bible Portions
Tamil tam 1 0 Complete Bible
Taungyo tco 1 1 Translation Needed
Tavoyan tvn 1 1 Unspecified
Telugu tel 1 0 Complete Bible
Thai tha 1 1 Complete Bible
Vaiphei vap 1 0 Complete Bible
Wa, Parauk prk 2 1 Complete Bible
Wa, Vo wbm 1 0 Complete Bible
Yinbaw kvu 1 0 Unspecified
Yintale kvy 1 1 New Testament
Zaiwa atb 1 0 New Testament
Zayein kxk 1 0 Translation Needed
Zo zom 1 0 Complete Bible
Totals: 137 149 53   50 54 59 109 12

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
78.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 4.9 %)
8.2 %
Ethnic Religions
6.9 %
Hinduism
1.5 %
Islam
4.8 %
Non-Religious
0.6 %
Other / Small Religions
0.1 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
1.7 %
Independent
15.4 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.4 %
Protestant
61.3 %
Roman Catholic
14.7 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total number of Christians to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

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Myanmar (Burma) Statistics
People Groups 149
Unreached People Groups 53  (35.6%)
Population 54,707,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 0.9%
Population in Unreached 45,627,000  (83.4%)
Primary Religion Buddhism
Percent Christian Adherent 8.2%
Percent Evangelical 4.9%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 2.5%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 932
Country Progress Level 4
Urbanization 31%
Continent Asia
Region Asia, Southeast
10/40 Window Yes
Country Code BM
Official Language(s) Burmese
Literacy Rate 93%
Estimated Illiterate Population 3,829,000
Persecution Ranking 18 (1=High to 50=Low OD)
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