Language:  Portuguese

Population of Groups Speaking

225,892,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

187

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(187 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
Agavotaguerra Brazil 100
Ajuru Brazil 300
Amanaye Brazil 200
 Amerindian, Detribalized Brazil 459,000
Anace Brazil 600
Anambe Brazil 100
Angolan Mestico Portugal 25,000
Apiaka Brazil 1,000
Arana Brazil 400
Arara do Mato Grosso Brazil 300
Atikum Brazil 8,000
Ava-Canoeiro Brazil Unknown
 Baena Brazil Unknown
Borari Brazil 800
 Brazilian Ireland 9,300
 Brazilian France 80,000
 Brazilian, Black Brazil 13,556,000
 Brazilian, general Austria 900
 Brazilian, general Canada 8,200
 Brazilian, general Norway 1,800
 Brazilian, general Portugal 186,000
 Brazilian, general Sweden 3,400
 Brazilian, general Switzerland 22,000
 Brazilian, Mestizo Uruguay 10,000
 Brazilian, Mestizo Brazil 86,285,000
 Brazilian, Mestizo Paraguay 41,000
 Brazilian, White Argentina 44,000
 Brazilian, White Belgium 15,000
 Brazilian, White Brazil 101,176,000
 Brazilian, White Denmark 7,000
 Brazilian, White French Guiana 9,100
 Brazilian, White Finland 900
 Brazilian, White Italy 39,000
 Brazilian, White Mexico 8,500
 Brazilian, White Netherlands 36,000
 Brazilian, White New Zealand 3,200
 Brazilian, White Spain 90,000
 Brazilian, White United Kingdom 100,000
 Brazilian, White United States 378,000
 Brazilian, White Uruguay 20,000
 Chinese, general Brazil 317,000
Gamela Brazil 1,600
 German Brazil 593,000
Guanae Brazil 300
Guato Brazil 800
Guinea-Bissaun, general Portugal 20,000
Iapama, Apama Brazil 200
Irantxe Brazil 400
Isse Brazil Unknown
Italo-Mulatto Brazil 13,000
Jabuti Brazil 200
 Japanese, Brazilian Japan 261,000
Jenipapo-Kanide Brazil 300
 Jew, Portuguese Israel 2,000
 Jew, Portuguese Portugal 3,300
 Jew, Portuguese-speaking Brazil 92,000
Jiripanco Brazil 2,200
Kabixi Brazil 100
Kaimbe Brazil 1,400
Kaixana Brazil 1,500
Kalabaca Brazil 200
Kalanko Brazil 300
Kamba Brazil 2,300
 Kambeba Brazil 1,600
Kambiwa Brazil 3,200
Kampe Brazil Unknown
Kaninde Brazil 1,000
Kanoe Brazil 300
 Kantarure Brazil 300
Kapinawa Brazil 4,100
 Karapoto Brazil 2,400
Karipuna do Amapa (Creole) Brazil 2,900
Kariri Brazil 100
Karuazu Brazil 800
Katawixi Brazil 300
Katokim Brazil 900
Katukina-Jutai Brazil 700
 Kaxixo Brazil 300
Kiriri Brazil 1,600
Koiupanka Brazil 700
 Kokama Brazil 8,000
Kontanawa Brazil 200
Kreje Brazil 100
Kulina Pano Brazil 200
 Kuruaya Brazil 200
Lakonde Brazil Unknown
Latin American Branco Bolivia 12,000
Matipu Brazil 200
Mekem Brazil Unknown
Mestico, Mozambican Portugal 3,400
Minderico Portugal 500
Miqueleno Brazil 200
Nahukwa Brazil 200
Naua Brazil 500
Nukuini Brazil 500
Ofaye Brazil 100
 Paiaku Brazil 300
Pankara Brazil 3,600
Pankarare Brazil 1,800
Pankararu Brazil 8,600
Pankaru Brazil 100
Paranawat Brazil 100
 Pataxo Brazil 12,000
 Pataxo-Hahahae Brazil 2,200
Paumelenho Brazil Unknown
 Pipipa Brazil 1,500
Pitaguari Brazil 3,900
 Portuguese Andorra 12,000
 Portuguese Argentina 15,000
 Portuguese Australia 53,000
 Portuguese Bermuda 2,900
 Portuguese Belgium 55,000
 Portuguese Brazil 861,000
 Portuguese Canada 265,000
 Portuguese Congo, Republic of the 1,400
 Portuguese Congo, Democratic Republic of 6,400
 Portuguese Cape Verde 11,000
 Portuguese Denmark 1,700
 Portuguese Ireland 2,900
 Portuguese Czechia 1,500
 Portuguese France 512,000
 Portuguese Germany 134,000
 Portuguese Guyana 1,600
 Portuguese China, Hong Kong 23,000
 Portuguese Jamaica 5,700
 Portuguese Lebanon 2,800
 Portuguese Luxembourg 104,000
 Portuguese China, Macau 12,000
 Portuguese Malawi 19,000
 Portuguese Monaco 600
 Portuguese Mozambique 2,560,000
 Portuguese New Caledonia 900
 Portuguese Netherlands 30,000
 Portuguese Paraguay 180,000
 Portuguese Portugal 9,368,000
 Portuguese Guinea-Bissau 5,900
 Portuguese Russia 11,000
 Portuguese Senegal 2,800
 Portuguese South Africa 1,873,000
 Portuguese Spain 125,000
 Portuguese Sweden 3,000
 Portuguese Syria 1,000
 Portuguese Switzerland 211,000
 Portuguese Trinidad and Tobago 3,000
 Portuguese East Timor 700
 Portuguese Tanzania 1,400
 Portuguese Curacao 1,700
 Portuguese United Kingdom 188,000
 Portuguese United States 641,000
 Portuguese Venezuela 179,000
 Portuguese Zambia 5,700
 Portuguese Zimbabwe 18,000
 Portuguese, Branco Angola 2,185,000
 Potiguara Brazil 18,000
Poyanawa Brazil 600
 Quilombola Brazil 1,587,000
 Romani, Brazilian Brazil 431,000
Romani, Portuguese Portugal 74,000
Sabane Brazil 200
Sakiriabar Brazil 100
 Shanenawa Brazil 700
 Sharanahua Brazil 500
 Siriano Brazil Unknown
Swiss, Portuguese-speaking Portugal 1,500
Tabajara Brazil 3,300
Tapeba Brazil 7,100
 Tapuia Brazil 200
Tingui-Boto Brazil 900
Tora Brazil 300
Tremembe Brazil 300
 Truka Brazil 4,100
Tumbalala Brazil 1,200
Tupinamba Brazil 6,100
Tupinikim Brazil 3,200
 Tuxa Brazil 4,300
 Umutina Brazil 400
Wakona Brazil 200
Wassu Brazil 2,000
Xakriaba Brazil 9,200
 Xambioa Brazil 300
 Xeta Brazil Unknown
Xipaia Brazil 200
Xoco Brazil 300
 Xukuru Brazil 13,000
Xukuru-Kariri Brazil 1,500
Yabaana Brazil 100
 Yawalapiti Brazil 300
  Totals:  187     29
Secondary Language
(35 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
Arara do Amazonas Brazil 400
 Asurini do Tocantins Brazil 600
Bare Brazil 8,100
 Cape Verdean Portugal 37,000
 Cape Verdean United States 104,000
Carib, Galibi do Uaca Brazil 2,100
 Daw Brazil 100
Diahoi Brazil Unknown
 Fulnio Brazil 4,400
 Guajajara Brazil 23,000
 Gujarati Mozambique 47,000
 Jamamadi Brazil 1,000
 Japanese Brazil 385,000
Kahyana Brazil 400
 Kaingang Brazil 36,000
Karitiana Brazil 400
Katxuyana Brazil 600
Kaxarari Brazil 300
 Kimbundu Angola 8,629,000
 Korubo Brazil Unknown
Krenak Brazil 400
 Macushi Brazil 30,000
Makurap Brazil 500
Miriti Brazil Unknown
Mura Brazil 11,000
 Romani, Calo Brazil 839,000
 South Asian, general Portugal 80,000
Tariano Brazil 2,100
 Tembe Brazil 1,600
 Tiriyo Brazil 800
 Trumai Brazil 300
Tupari Brazil 500
Wapixana Brazil 7,900
 Warekena Brazil 900
 Yaminawa Brazil 1,400
  Totals:  35     4

Language Alternate Names
Açoriano
Alentejan (Alentejano)
Alentejano
Algarvian (Algarvio)
Algarvio
Azorean (Açoriano)
Beiran (Beirão)
Beirão
Brazilian Portuguese
Madeirense
Madeirese (Madeirense)
Minhotan (Minhoto)
Minhoto
Portugais
Português
Portugués del Uruguay
Portuguese, Brazil
Portuguese, Mozambique
Portuguese, Portugal
Portunhol
Portuñol
Purtagaalee
Transmontan (Transmontano)
Transmontano
Uruguayan Portuguese

Dialects
Alentejan
Algarvian
Azorean
Beira
Beiran
Brasil
Brasil Interior
Brazilian Portuguese
Estremenho
Madeira-azores
Madeirese
Minhotan
Mozambique
Português africano
Portugues brasileiro
Português continental
Transmontan

Dialect Alternate Names
Brazil
Brazil Interior
Brazilian Portuguese
Portuguese: Brasil
Portuguese: Brasil Interior
Portuguese: Brazil
Portuguese: Brazilian Portuguese
Portuguese: Estremenho
Portuguese: Mozambique


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1505-2004
New Testament 1681-2004
Complete Bible 1751-2017

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Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching Global Recordings Network
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
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Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
Audio Recordings Oral Bible stories One Story
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio Jesus Film Project
Film / Video God's Story video God's Story
Film / Video Jesus film: view in Portuguese Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Love letter to you from scripture Father's Love Letter
Film / Video LUMO film of Gospels Bible Media Group/LUMO
Film / Video Magdalena video Jesus Film Project
Film / Video My Last Day video, anime Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Rivka video Jesus Film Project
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children Jesus Film Project
Film / Video The Hope Video Mars Hill Media
Film / Video Walk with Jesus video Jesus Film Project
General Bible for Children Bible for Children
General Biblical answers to your questions Got Questions Ministry
General Four Spiritual Laws Campus Crusade for Christ
General Gospel resources links Scripture Earth
General Open-licensed Bible stories on mobile app Distant Shores
General Walk with the Prophets and meet the Messiah Al Massira
General Zume Resources Zume Project
General Zume Training Zume Project
Mobile App Download audio Bible app as APK file Faith Comes by Hearing
Mobile App Download audio Bible app as APK file Faith Comes by Hearing
Mobile App Download audio Bible app as APK file Faith Comes by Hearing
Mobile App Download audio Bible app from Google Play Store Faith Comes by Hearing
Text / Printed Matter Bible Gateway scripture Bible Gateway
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Portuguese YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Portuguese YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Portuguese YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Portuguese YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Cartoon Gospel tract General / Other
Text / Printed Matter Children and youth resources One Hope
Text / Printed Matter Jesus Messiah comic book General / Other
Text / Printed Matter Literacy primer for Portuguese Literacy & Evangelism International
Text / Printed Matter The Ancient Path Live Global
Text / Printed Matter Tools for faith conversations Campus Crusade for Christ
Text / Printed Matter Topical Scripture booklets and Bible studies World Missionary Press