Language:  Russian

Population of Groups Speaking

138,047,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

111

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
Primary Language
(111 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
Alutor Russia 2,000
 Belarusian Kazakhstan 87,000
 Chinese, general Russia 30,000
 Chuvan Russia 1,600
 Enets, Yenisei Samoyed Russia 200
 Finnish Kazakhstan 700
 German Kazakhstan 209,000
 Greek Kazakhstan 14,000
 Itelmen Russia 3,300
 Izhor, Ingrian Russia 300
 Jew, Eastern Yiddish-speaking Kazakhstan 2,400
 Jew, Karaite Russia 200
 Jew, Russian Canada 101,000
 Jew, Russian Israel 684,000
 Jew, Russian Turkmenistan 700
 Jew, Russian Russia 148,000
 Jew, Russian United States 654,000
Kamchadal Russia 2,000
 Karelian Kazakhstan 600
 Kerek Russia 400
 Korean Kazakhstan 183,000
 Negidal, Nizovsk Russia 500
 Nganasan, Tavgi Samoyed Russia 900
 Orochi Russia 600
 Orok Russia 300
 Romani, Domari Kazakhstan 6,400
 Romani, Domari Tajikistan 3,200
 Romani, Ruska Roma Russia 209,000
 Russian Argentina 32,000
 Russian Australia 27,000
 Russian Austria 33,000
 Russian Belgium 62,000
 Russian Afghanistan 900
 Russian Azerbaijan 130,000
 Russian Chile 1,900
 Russian Denmark 6,400
 Russian Ireland 4,100
 Russian Armenia 12,000
 Russian Belarus 707,000
 Russian Brazil 144,000
 Russian Bulgaria 9,300
 Russian Canada 112,000
 Russian China 23,000
 Russian Ethiopia 1,000
 Russian Finland 31,000
 Russian Cuba 1,000
 Russian Cyprus 11,000
 Russian Egypt 2,000
 Russian Estonia 275,000
 Russian Czechia 14,000
 Russian France 130,000
 Russian Germany 1,388,000
 Russian Croatia 1,200
 Russian Hungary 5,300
 Russian Georgia 26,000
 Russian Greece 43,000
 Russian Iran 2,700
 Russian Italy 31,000
 Russian Kyrgyzstan 345,000
 Russian Korea, North 5,200
 Russian Korea, South 17,000
 Russian Montenegro 1,000
 Russian Monaco 400
 Russian Kazakhstan 3,414,000
 Russian Latvia 452,000
 Russian Lithuania 141,000
 Russian Slovakia 5,700
 Russian Moldova 110,000
 Russian Mongolia 2,900
 Russian Mexico 2,300
 Russian Netherlands 7,200
 Russian Norway 23,000
 Russian Morocco 900
 Russian Mozambique 4,800
 Russian New Zealand 6,300
 Russian Paraguay 900
 Russian Peru 1,700
 Russian Poland 22,000
 Russian Portugal 4,100
 Russian Slovenia 30,000
 Russian Spain 83,000
 Russian Svalbard 1,200
 Russian Serbia 3,600
 Russian Russia 118,351,000
 Russian Sweden 9,200
 Russian Syria 2,800
 Russian Switzerland 16,000
 Russian Turkey 37,000
 Russian United Kingdom 59,000
 Russian United States 791,000
 Russian Tajikistan 27,000
 Russian Turkmenistan 165,000
 Russian Ukraine 7,341,000
 Russian Uruguay 14,000
 Russian Uzbekistan 760,000
 Russian Venezuela 4,700
 Russian West Bank / Gaza 800
 Russian Yemen 12,000
 Russian, Lipovan Romania 21,000
 Saami, Kildin Russia 400
Saami, Ter Russia 400
 Tatar, Chulym Russia 400
Taz Russia 300
 Tofalar Russia 800
 Turk, Meskhetian Kazakhstan 48,000
 Turk, Meskhetian Russia 80,000
 Udege Russia 1,500
 Ukrainian Tajikistan 1,300
Vod, Votish Russia Unknown
Yukagir Russia 1,600
 Yupik, Naukan Russia 500
  Totals:  111     27
Secondary Language
(70 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Arab, Uzbeki Tajikistan 5,100
 Armenian Kyrgyzstan 800
 Avar Kazakhstan 1,400
 Azerbaijani Kyrgyzstan 21,000
 Azerbaijani Kazakhstan 99,000
 Balkar Kyrgyzstan 1,400
 Bashkir Kyrgyzstan 900
 Bashkir Kazakhstan 24,000
 Bulgarian Kyrgyzstan 500
 Bulgarian Kazakhstan 4,900
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700
 Chechen Kyrgyzstan 1,700
 Chinese, general Kyrgyzstan 1,000
 Chinese, general Tajikistan 1,000
 Chuvash Kazakhstan 8,200
 Dargin Kyrgyzstan 2,400
 Dungan Kyrgyzstan 74,000
 Dungan Kazakhstan 68,000
 Estonian Kazakhstan 1,000
 Gagauzi Turk Kazakhstan 500
 Georgian Kyrgyzstan 600
 Georgian Kazakhstan 6,000
 Godoberi Russia 3,100
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Kazakhstan 4,400
 Hui, Muslim Chinese Kyrgyzstan 2,000
 Ishkashimi Tajikistan 1,700
 Kalmyk-Oirat Kyrgyzstan 3,800
 Karachai Kyrgyzstan 1,700
 Kazakh Kyrgyzstan 36,000
 Kazakh Kazakhstan 12,645,000
 Kazakh Tajikistan 800
 Komi-Permyat Kazakhstan 600
 Korean Tajikistan 800
 Kulobi Tajikistan 848,000
 Kurd, Kurmanji Russia 24,000
 Kurd, Kurmanji Kyrgyzstan 16,000
 Kyrgyz Kyrgyzstan 4,804,000
 Kyrgyz Kazakhstan 32,000
 Kyrgyz Tajikistan 71,000
 Lezgin Kyrgyzstan 2,700
 Lezgin Kazakhstan 3,600
 Lithuanian Kazakhstan 5,100
 Mari, Eastern Kazakhstan 4,600
 Mari, High Russia 24,000
 Mingrelian Russia 600
 Moldavian Kazakhstan 15,000
 Mordvinian Kazakhstan 9,100
 Polish Kazakhstan 37,000
 Romani, Domari Kyrgyzstan 600
 Selkup, Ostyak Samoyed Russia 3,700
 South Asian, general Russia 36,000
 Tajik Kyrgyzstan 58,000
 Tajik Kazakhstan 39,000
 Tajik Tajikistan 7,201,000
 Tatar Kyrgyzstan 27,000
 Tatar Kazakhstan 230,000
 Tatar Russia 5,415,000
 Tatar Tajikistan 8,000
 Tatar, Khakass Kazakhstan 400
 Turk Kyrgyzstan 45,000
 Turk, Meskhetian Kyrgyzstan 24,000
 Turkmen Kyrgyzstan 5,100
 Udmurt Kazakhstan 7,500
 Ukrainian Kazakhstan 468,000
 Ulchi Russia 2,800
 Uyghur Kyrgyzstan 59,000
 Uzbek, Northern Kyrgyzstan 964,000
 Uzbek, Northern Kazakhstan 534,000
 Uzbek, Northern Tajikistan 1,148,000
 Yazidi Russia 41,000
  Totals:  70     47

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


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1815-1993
New Testament 1821-1991
Complete Bible 1875-2016

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Audio Recordings Online New Testament Faith Comes by Hearing
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Audio Recordings Story of Jesus audio Jesus Film Project
Film / Video God's Story video God's Story
Film / Video Indigitube.tv Video / Animation Create International
Film / Video Jesus Film: view in Russian 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
General Biblical answers to your questions Got Questions Ministry
General Four Spiritual Laws Campus Crusade for Christ
General General Ministry Resources General / Other
General Gospel resources links Scripture Earth
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
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
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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: Comic Book Version Super Bible / Comic Bible Society
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Russian YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Russian YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Russian YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Bible: Russian YouVersion Bibles
Text / Printed Matter Cartoon Gospel tract General / Other
Text / Printed Matter Children and youth resources One Hope
Text / Printed Matter Christ for the Nations General / Other
Text / Printed Matter Jesus Messiah comic book General / Other
Text / Printed Matter Literacy primer for Russian 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


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