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Population of Groups Speaking

136,622,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

108

Scripture Status

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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Alutor Russia 2,000 2,000 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Belarusian Kazakhstan 85,000 9,976,000 Christianity 72.00 % 1.30 % -
Chuvan Russia 1,600 2,200 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Enets, Yenisei Samoyed Russia 200 200 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Finnish Kazakhstan 700 5,752,000 Christianity 84.00 % 12.00 % -
 German Kazakhstan 204,000 66,124,000 Christianity 66.00 % 2.10 % -
 Greek Kazakhstan 14,000 10,263,000 Christianity 91.00 % 0.40 % -
 Han Chinese, general Russia 30,000 15,617,000 Non-Religious 6.00 % 5.70 % -
Itelmen Russia 3,300 3,300 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.94 % 1
Izhor, Ingrian Russia 300 1,100 Christianity 70.00 % 0.80 % -
 Jew, Eastern Yiddish-Speaking Kazakhstan 4,100 520,000 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jew, Karaite Russia 200 1,800 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jew, Russian Israel 466,000 734,000 Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.15 % 9
 Jew, Russian United States 108,000 734,000 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 3.20 % -
 Jew, Russian Russia 160,000 734,000 Ethnic Religions 4.70 % 3.00 % -
Kamchadal Russia 2,000 2,000 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Karelian Kazakhstan 600 76,000 Christianity 60.00 % 1.00 % -
Kereks Russia 400 400 Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Korean Kazakhstan 178,000 80,755,000 Non-Religious 31.00 % 16.00 % -
 Mingrelian Russia 600 311,000 Christianity 85.00 % 1.00 % -
Negidal, Nizovsk Russia 500 500 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.30 % 1
Nganasan, Tavgi Samoyed Russia 900 900 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.30 % 1
Orochi Russia 600 1,500 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.50 % 1
Orok Russia 300 1,200 Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Romani, Domari Kazakhstan 6,300 3,462,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Romani, Ruska Roma Russia 209,000 209,000 Christianity 60.00 % 2.00 % -
 Russian Belgium 20,000 135,027,000 Christianity 70.00 % 0.30 % -
 Russian Denmark 5,700 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Ireland 4,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Finland 31,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Afghanistan 900 135,027,000 Non-Religious 31.00 % 0.30 % -
 Russian Azerbaijan 128,000 135,027,000 Christianity 58.00 % 0.40 % -
 Russian France 130,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Italy 31,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Korea, South 17,000 135,027,000 Christianity 75.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Armenia 12,000 135,027,000 Christianity 62.00 % 0.80 % -
 Russian Argentina 31,000 135,027,000 Christianity 70.00 % 0.40 % -
 Russian Australia 26,000 135,027,000 Christianity 65.00 % 2.00 % -
 Russian Austria 16,000 135,027,000 Christianity 70.00 % 0.40 % -
 Russian Belarus 780,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 0.50 % -
 Russian Brazil 142,000 135,027,000 Christianity 63.00 % 2.00 % -
 Russian Monaco 300 135,027,000 Christianity 70.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Mexico 101,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Norway 20,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Bulgaria 9,400 135,027,000 Christianity 60.00 % 1.00 % -
 Russian Canada 110,000 135,027,000 Christianity 70.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian China 23,000 135,027,000 Christianity 55.00 % 0.50 % -
 Russian Chile 1,900 135,027,000 Christianity 60.00 % 0.80 % -
 Russian Cuba 1,000 135,027,000 Christianity 65.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Portugal 4,100 135,027,000 Christianity 77.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Spain 55,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Svalbard 1,000 135,027,000 Christianity 85.00 % 1.80 % -
 Russian Cyprus 11,000 135,027,000 Christianity 66.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Egypt 1,900 135,027,000 Christianity 66.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Estonia 308,000 135,027,000 Christianity 60.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Ethiopia 900 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Czechia 14,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Georgia 27,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Sweden 9,100 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Uruguay 14,000 135,027,000 Christianity 73.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Germany 226,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Greece 12,000 135,027,000 Christianity 65.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Croatia 1,200 135,027,000 Non-Religious 35.00 % 0.30 % -
 Russian Hungary 13,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Iran 2,700 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Kyrgyzstan 397,000 135,027,000 Christianity 62.00 % 3.00 % -
 Russian Korea, North 5,200 135,027,000 Christianity 66.90 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Kazakhstan 3,725,000 135,027,000 Christianity 55.00 % 1.23 % -
 Russian Latvia 462,000 135,027,000 Christianity 65.00 % 1.45 % -
 Russian Lithuania 144,000 135,027,000 Christianity 66.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Slovakia 2,000 135,027,000 Christianity 68.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Moldova 110,000 135,027,000 Christianity 75.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Mongolia 2,800 135,027,000 Christianity 78.00 % 1.00 % -
 Russian Montenegro 1,000 135,027,000 Christianity 60.00 % 2.00 % -
 Russian Morocco 800 135,027,000 Christianity 68.00 % 1.00 % -
 Russian Mozambique 4,600 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Netherlands 7,200 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian New Zealand 6,200 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Paraguay 900 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Peru 1,600 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Poland 22,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Serbia 2,800 135,027,000 Christianity 72.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Russia 117,269,000 135,027,000 Christianity 65.00 % 1.47 % -
 Russian Slovenia 30,000 135,027,000 Christianity 60.00 % 1.00 % -
 Russian Syria 2,700 135,027,000 Christianity 66.00 % 1.00 % -
 Russian Switzerland 10,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Tajikistan 43,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Turkey 36,000 135,027,000 Christianity 68.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Turkmenistan 276,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 0.80 % -
 Russian United Kingdom 29,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Ukraine 7,532,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 2.43 % -
 Russian United States 782,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Uzbekistan 1,742,000 135,027,000 Christianity 68.00 % 1.57 % -
 Russian Venezuela 4,600 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian West Bank / Gaza 800 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian Yemen 12,000 135,027,000 Christianity 68.00 % 1.20 % -
 Russian, Lipovan Romania 21,000 135,027,000 Christianity 67.00 % 1.20 % -
Saami, Kildin Russia 400 500 Christianity 70.00 % 2.00 % -
Saami, Ter Russia 400 400 Christianity 60.00 % 1.00 % -
 Tatar, Chulym Russia 400 400 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Taz Russia 300 300 Non-Religious 5.00 % 0.70 % 1
Tofalar Russia 800 800 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Turk, Meskhetian Kazakhstan 47,000 182,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Turk, Meskhetian Russia 62,000 182,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Udege Russia 1,500 1,500 Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.20 % 1
Vod, Votish Russia Unknown Unknown Christianity 70.00 % 1.00 % -
Yukagir Russia 1,600 1,600 Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.60 % 1
Yupik, Naukan Russia 500 500 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.80 % 1
  Totals:  108         22       30
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Armenian Kyrgyzstan 800 6,497,000 Christianity 93.03 % 9.00 % -
 Avar Kazakhstan 1,300 839,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Azerbaijani Kyrgyzstan 22,000 9,996,000 Islam 1.01 % 0.00 % 1
 Azerbaijani Kazakhstan 97,000 9,996,000 Islam 0.10 % 0.00 % 2
 Balkar Kyrgyzstan 1,300 117,000 Islam 2.03 % 0.00 % 1
 Bashkir Kyrgyzstan 900 1,711,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bashkir Kazakhstan 23,000 1,711,000 Islam 7.00 % 0.89 % -
 Bulgarian Kyrgyzstan 500 6,838,000 Christianity 77.84 % 1.90 % -
 Bulgarian Kazakhstan 4,800 6,838,000 Christianity 80.00 % 1.90 % -
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 472,000 Buddhism 12.00 % 0.80 % -
 Chechen Kyrgyzstan 1,700 1,721,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chinese, general Kyrgyzstan 900 15,617,000 Buddhism 4.43 % 2.00 % 1
 Chuvash Kazakhstan 8,000 1,509,000 Christianity 35.00 % 1.00 % -
 Dargin Kyrgyzstan 2,300 459,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dungan Kyrgyzstan 67,000 142,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Dungan Kazakhstan 66,000 142,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Estonian Kazakhstan 1,000 1,078,000 Non-Religious 45.00 % 4.90 % -
 Gagauzi Turk Kazakhstan 500 175,000 Christianity 85.00 % 1.00 % -
 Georgian Kyrgyzstan 600 3,460,000 Christianity 77.05 % 0.40 % -
 Georgian Kazakhstan 5,800 3,460,000 Christianity 79.00 % 1.50 % -
Godoberi Russia 3,100 3,100 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Kazakhstan 4,300 878,504,000 Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.70 % -
 Hui, Muslim Chinese Kyrgyzstan 1,900 14,063,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat Kyrgyzstan 3,700 651,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Karachai Kyrgyzstan 1,600 252,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kazakh Kyrgyzstan 26,000 15,634,000 Islam 0.10 % 0.10 % 1
 Kazakh Kazakhstan 11,914,000 15,634,000 Islam 0.10 % 0.07 % 238
Komi-Permyat Kazakhstan 600 99,000 Christianity 45.00 % 1.50 % -
 Kurd, Kurmanji Russia 24,000 15,437,000 Islam 3.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Kurd, Kurmanji Kyrgyzstan 15,000 15,437,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kyrgyz Kyrgyzstan 4,620,000 5,278,000 Islam 0.09 % 0.09 % 92
 Kyrgyz Kazakhstan 31,000 5,278,000 Islam 4.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Lezgin Kyrgyzstan 2,600 663,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lezgin Kazakhstan 3,500 663,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lithuanian Kazakhstan 5,000 2,830,000 Christianity 86.00 % 1.10 % -
Mari, Eastern Kazakhstan 4,500 157,000 Christianity 55.00 % 0.50 % -
Mari, High Russia 24,000 25,000 Christianity 90.00 % 0.00 % -
 Moldavian Kazakhstan 15,000 3,883,000 Christianity 82.00 % 1.00 % -
 Mordvinian Kazakhstan 8,800 103,000 Christianity 65.00 % 1.00 % -
 Polish Kazakhstan 36,000 41,049,000 Christianity 90.00 % 0.30 % -
 Romani, Domari Kyrgyzstan 500 3,462,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Selkup, Ostyak Samoyed Russia 3,700 3,700 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.70 % 1
 South Asian, general Russia 36,000 10,836,000 Hinduism 3.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Tajik Kyrgyzstan 55,000 10,334,000 Islam 0.09 % 0.09 % 1
 Tajik Kazakhstan 38,000 10,334,000 Islam 0.40 % 0.10 % 1
 Tatar Kyrgyzstan 24,000 6,394,000 Islam 0.42 % 0.04 % 1
 Tatar Kazakhstan 225,000 6,394,000 Islam 0.70 % 0.09 % 4
 Tatar Russia 5,414,000 6,394,000 Islam 3.00 % 0.49 % 108
 Tatar, Khakass Kazakhstan 400 76,000 Christianity 55.00 % 1.00 % -
 Turk Kyrgyzstan 47,000 61,293,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Turkmen Kyrgyzstan 4,900 8,137,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Udmurt Kazakhstan 7,300 582,000 Christianity 60.00 % 0.40 % -
 Ukrainian Kazakhstan 457,000 37,273,000 Christianity 60.00 % 3.80 % -
Ulchi Russia 2,800 2,800 Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.70 % 1
 Uyghur Kyrgyzstan 54,000 12,300,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Uzbek, Northern Kyrgyzstan 910,000 29,713,000 Islam 0.18 % 0.18 % 18
 Uzbek, Northern Kazakhstan 522,000 29,713,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
 Yazidi Russia 41,000 710,000 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  58         37       502

Language Alternate Names
Central Asian Russian
Eluosi
Krievu
Okhu-in
Olossu
Rosiys'kyy
Rosiysʹkyy
Rossiya
Rosyjski
Rusija
Rusijos
Russ
Russit
Russki

Dialects
Central Asia
Doukhobour Russian
North Russian
Siberia
South Russian

Dialect Alternate Names
Russian: Central Asia
Russian: Doukhobour Russian
Russian: Siberia

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1815-1993
New Testament 1821-1991
Complete Bible 1680-2011
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Resource Link
Audio Recordings Audio Bible teaching (GRN)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Central Asian (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online New Testament - Holy Synod (FCBH)
Audio Recordings Online Scripture (Talking Bibles)
Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Father's Love Letter
Film / Video God's Story Video
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Russian
Film / Video Magdalena (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video My Last Day (Jesus Film Project Anime)
Film / Video Rivka (Jesus Film Project)
Film / Video Story of Jesus for Children (JF Project)
Film / Video The Hope Video
Film / Video The Prophets' Story
General Bible Visuals
General Four Spiritual Laws
General General Ministry Resources
General Got Questions Ministry
General Open-licensed Bible stories on mobile app
Text / Printed Matter Bible Gateway Scripture
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Biblica's Russian
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Synodal Bible
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Synodal Bible (Protestant Version)
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Новый Завет: Современный перевод
Text / Printed Matter Bibles, Bible League
Text / Printed Matter Cartoon Gospel tract
Text / Printed Matter Christ for the Nations
Text / Printed Matter EasyBibles
Text / Printed Matter International Bible Society
Text / Printed Matter Jesus Messiah comic book
Text / Printed Matter OneHope resources for children and youth
Text / Printed Matter World Missionary Press Booklets