Language:  Khmer

Population of Groups Speaking

16,186,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

17

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Khmer Australia 35,000 15,900,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 1.40 % 1
 Khmer Belgium 500 15,900,000 Buddhism 7.00 % 1.00 % -
 Khmer Canada 22,000 15,900,000 Buddhism 1.00 % 0.60 % 1
 Khmer Cambodia 14,045,000 15,900,000 Buddhism 3.20 % 1.90 % 281
 Khmer France 71,000 15,900,000 Buddhism 1.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Khmer Germany 13,000 15,900,000 Buddhism 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Khmer Korea, South 46,000 15,900,000 Buddhism 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Khmer New Zealand 9,000 15,900,000 Buddhism 3.00 % 1.40 % 1
 Khmer United Kingdom 11,000 15,900,000 Buddhism 3.20 % 1.70 % 1
 Khmer Laos 7,300 15,900,000 Buddhism 3.00 % 1.60 % 1
 Khmer Thailand 65,000 15,900,000 Buddhism 3.00 % 1.60 % 1
 Khmer Vietnam 1,320,000 15,900,000 Buddhism 3.00 % 1.87 % 26
Khmer Keh Cambodia 5,900 5,900 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.00 % -
 Khmer Krom Cambodia 280,000 280,000 Buddhism 1.20 % 0.60 % 6
 Khmer, Cambodian United States 255,000 15,900,000 Buddhism 3.00 % 1.60 % 5
 Sa'och Cambodia 500 500 Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 16.00 % -
Samre Cambodia 300 300 Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 13.00 % -
  Totals:  17           13     327
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Cham, Western Cambodia 252,000 322,000 Islam 0.01 % 0.01 % 5
 Kraol Cambodia 5,000 5,000 Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Kui Cambodia 35,000 504,000 Buddhism 3.50 % 0.53 % 1
 Mnong, Central Cambodia 46,000 85,000 Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 17.00 % -
 Pear Cambodia 1,900 1,900 Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 10.00 % -
  Totals:  5           3     7

Language Alternate Names
Battambang Khmer
Cambodian
Cardamom Khmer
Central Khmer
Cu Tho
Cur Cul
Khmer Kandal (Central)
Khmer Keh (Stung Treng)
Khmer Krom (Southern)
Khmer Nam Bo
Khmer, Central
Khmer, Central - M
Kho Me
Khome
Krom
Southern Khmer
Stung Treng

Dialects
Khmer
Khmer Kanda (Central)
Khmer Kandal
Khmer Keh
Khmer Krom
Southern Khmer

Dialect Alternate Names
Central Khmer
Khmei
Khmer Krom, Southern
Khmer, Central
Khmer, Central: Central Khmer
Khmer, Central: Southern Khmer
Southern Khmer
Viet Go Mien

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1899-1933
New Testament 1929-1993
Complete Bible 1954-2016

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