Language:  Chittagonian Find language 

Estimated Global Speakers

9,269,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

5

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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Barua Bangladesh 11,000 12,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dom (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 24,000 2,334,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghulam Bangladesh 4,300 25,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalal (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,300 3,960,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Khami Bangladesh 5,600 6,100 Unknown 5.57 % -
  Totals:  5         4       4
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Abdul Bangladesh 27,000 63,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Aguri Bangladesh 1,000 518,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Anglo Bangladesh 17,000 158,000 Christianity 74.14 % -
 Ansari Bangladesh 1,230,000 16,916,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 25
 Asho Khyang Bangladesh 1,900 171,000 Christianity 70.59 % -
 Bagdi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 79,000 3,004,000 Hinduism 0.24 % 2
 Baidya (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 127,000 412,000 Hinduism 0.07 % 3
 Bairagi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 209,000 3,972,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Baiti Bangladesh 6,300 51,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bauri Bangladesh 10,000 2,067,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Behara Bangladesh 55,000 59,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhat (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,800 1,404,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhoi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 8,300 6,620,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhuinmali Bangladesh 107,000 277,000 Hinduism 0.33 % 2
 Bhuiya Bangladesh 13,000 2,038,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bhuiya Ghatwar Bangladesh 1,100 308,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Bangladesh 584,000 63,636,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 12
 Brahmin Gaur Bangladesh 24,000 3,025,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Joshi Bangladesh 2,000 361,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Kanaujia Bangladesh 6,600 4,244,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Radhi Bangladesh 51,000 1,609,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Sakaldwipi Bangladesh 2,600 469,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Brahmin Saraswat Bangladesh 5,700 580,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Utkal Bangladesh 4,000 182,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Vaidik Bangladesh 6,700 194,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Brahmin Varendra Bangladesh 28,000 282,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bru Bangladesh 2,000 209,000 Hinduism 18.43 % -
 Chak Bangladesh 3,000 5,200 Buddhism 0.73 % 1
 Chakma Bangladesh 430,000 678,000 Buddhism 15.13 % -
 Chamar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 86,000 49,722,000 Hinduism 1.60 % 2
 Christian Bangladesh 125,000 1,269,000 Christianity 100.00 % -
Dai (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 9,100 9,400 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dai (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 49,000 62,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dalu Bangladesh 2,400 20,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Darzi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 16,000 1,473,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dhobi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 189,000 12,446,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Dhobi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 21,000 2,276,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dom (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 1,000 194,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dusadh (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 13,000 5,865,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Dusadh (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 600 14,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gadaria (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 2,600 6,635,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ganak Bangladesh 5,000 5,400 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Garo Bangladesh 126,000 1,238,000 Christianity 51.38 % 15.00 % -
 Ghasiya (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,200 438,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ghazi Bangladesh 62,000 64,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gonrhi Bangladesh 5,300 834,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gosain Bangladesh 1,100 1,567,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hadi Bangladesh 56,000 1,065,000 Hinduism 0.65 % 1
 Hajam Bangladesh 382,000 4,697,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 8
Halam Bangladesh 2,000 45,000 Christianity 94.44 % -
 Halwai (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 77,000 1,566,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Jhalo Malo Bangladesh 241,000 668,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Jogi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 591,000 3,805,000 Hinduism 0.09 % 12
 Jogi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,900 119,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kachari Dimasa Bangladesh 11,000 158,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kahar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 83,000 8,328,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kaibartta Bangladesh 457,000 2,371,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 9
Kaibartta Jalia Bangladesh 274,000 683,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Kalu Bangladesh 76,000 337,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Kandu Bangladesh 16,000 2,522,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kapali Bangladesh 203,000 506,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Kasar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 6,800 668,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kawar Bangladesh 3,200 1,003,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kayastha (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,814,000 9,707,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 36
Kayastha Karan Bangladesh 181,000 711,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Kharia Bangladesh 11,000 773,000 Hinduism 6.22 % -
 Kisan Bangladesh 3,800 1,642,000 Hinduism 4.03 % 1
 Koiri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 6,300 8,557,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kori Bangladesh 11,000 2,639,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 1
Kotal Bangladesh 200 27,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kuki Chin Bangladesh 8,800 185,000 Christianity 48.05 % -
 Kumhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 262,000 16,005,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Kurmi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 71,000 19,431,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Laheri (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 3,500 61,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lohar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 189,000 9,787,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Lohar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 23,000 2,832,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Magar Bangladesh 1,500 2,120,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mahishya Bangladesh 689,000 10,666,000 Hinduism 0.90 % 14
 Mal (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 24,000 1,825,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mal (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,000 21,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mali (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 132,000 10,097,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Mallah (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 15,000 3,467,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mallah (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 17,000 508,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mallah Dhawa (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 11,000 30,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mallik (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 39,000 626,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mandala (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 104,000 107,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Marma Bangladesh 193,000 240,000 Buddhism 8.53 % -
Mir Bangladesh 28,000 78,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mishri Bangladesh 2,100 8,500 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mochi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 277,000 2,358,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Moghal Bangladesh 41,000 3,131,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mru Bangladesh 32,000 57,000 Buddhism 4.38 % 1
 Munda Bangladesh 139,000 3,866,000 Hinduism 10.62 % -
Murasing Bangladesh 1,400 15,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Musahar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 10,000 3,329,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Namassej (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 3,245,000 8,128,000 Hinduism 0.51 % 65
 Namassej Chandel Bangladesh 2,892,000 4,384,000 Hinduism 0.53 % 58
 Nat (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 14,000 493,000 Hinduism 1.00 % 1
 Nat (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 2,500 171,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Nikari (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 54,000 117,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Oraon, Kurux Bangladesh 112,000 4,674,000 Hinduism 11.69 % -
Paliya Bangladesh 69,000 192,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pankhu, Panko Bangladesh 3,900 3,900 Buddhism 4.49 % 1
 Pashtun, Pathan Bangladesh 166,000 11,807,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
 Pasi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 4,700 7,807,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pasi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 700 18,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Patni (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 115,000 382,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Patwa (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 8,000 16,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Peshakar Bangladesh 700 2,200 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pinjara Bangladesh 29,000 3,663,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Qassab Bangladesh 15,000 2,251,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Qazi Bangladesh 14,000 760,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajbansi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 1,528,000 6,631,000 Hinduism 0.50 % 31
 Rajbansi (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 4,700 8,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rajwar Bangladesh 9,400 599,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rangrez (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 2,100 387,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rayeen (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 58,000 1,079,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sahariya Bangladesh 4,200 879,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Santal, Satar Bangladesh 629,000 8,394,000 Hinduism 9.49 % -
Sardar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 52,000 65,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sayyid Bangladesh 1,175,000 16,342,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 23
 Shaikh Bangladesh 134,006,000 235,591,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2680
Sikligar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 1,900 53,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sonar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 11,000 7,900,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sunri (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 630,000 1,509,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 13
Sunri Sadhubanik Bangladesh 299,000 573,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 6
 Sutradhar (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 208,000 653,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Sutradhar (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 6,900 42,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tamboli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 229,000 2,168,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Tamboli (Muslim traditions) Bangladesh 95,000 247,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tangchanghya Bangladesh 36,000 36,000 Buddhism 23.66 % -
 Tanti (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 94,000 5,076,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Teli (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 144,000 19,415,000 Hinduism 0.01 % 3
 Tili Bangladesh 83,000 1,158,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tipera, Kok Borok Bangladesh 122,000 762,000 Hinduism 8.00 % -
 Turi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 18,000 374,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uchai Bangladesh 10,000 13,000 Hinduism 2.26 % 1
 Valmiki, Balmiki (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 9,800 4,089,000 Hinduism 0.79 % 1
Valmiki, Balmiki Lal Begi (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 2,000 20,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yadav (Hindu traditions) Bangladesh 218,000 60,730,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
Yadav Sadgope Bangladesh 135,000 2,769,000 Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 % 3
  Totals:  141         126       3,167

Language Alternate Names
Chatgaiyan Buli
Chatgaya
Chittagonian (Musselmani)
Chittagonian (Non-Musselmani)
Chittagonian Bengali

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Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions Yes
New Testament Yes
Complete Bible None Reported

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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories in Chittagonian
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Chittagonian
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video The Savior 3 - Woman at the Well
Film / Video The Savior 5 - The Good Samaritan
Film / Video The Savior 8 - Jesus is Risen