Language:  Chinese, Yue

Population of Groups Speaking

85,280,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

40

Scripture Status

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Map Notes
Primary Language
(40 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Chinese, general China, Hong Kong 308,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Australia 96,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Myanmar (Burma) 75,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Brunei 5,800
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Cambodia 23,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese China 68,729,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese France 111,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Japan 36,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Mexico 26,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese El Salvador 1,500
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Guam 1,300
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Guyana 700
 Han Chinese, Cantonese China, Hong Kong 6,100,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Honduras 6,900
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Indonesia 217,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Netherlands 31,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Nauru 1,400
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Suriname 6,800
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Laos 19,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese China, Macau 517,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Malaysia 1,480,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Nigeria 9,400
 Han Chinese, Cantonese New Zealand 101,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Peru 145,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Reunion 14,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Puerto Rico 1,600
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Sweden 21,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Panama 34,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Philippines 14,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Singapore 437,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Trinidad and Tobago 7,100
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Thailand 40,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Curacao 1,600
 Han Chinese, Cantonese United Kingdom 222,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese United States 289,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Vietnam 1,083,000
 Han Chinese, Dan China 5,062,000
Macanese China, Hong Kong 500
Macanese China, Macau 5,500
 Ngai Vietnam 1,700
  Totals:  40     5
Secondary Language
(6 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Chinese, general Canada 1,268,000
 Chinese, general Costa Rica 39,000
 Chinese, general South Africa 362,000
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 10,000
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Tanzania 106,000
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Zimbabwe 1,600
  Totals:  6     0

Language Alternate Names
Bobai
Cangwu
Cantonese
Chinese Nung
Gaolei (Gaoyang)
Gaoyang
Guangdong
Guangfu
Guangzhou
Gwong Dung
Gwong Dung Waa
Ha Xa Phang
Hai Nam
Han
Hoa
Hoisan
Hong Kong Cantonese
Kién
Konghu
Liem Chau
Lowland Nung
Macau Cantonese
Minh Huong
Nung
Phúc
Ping
Quang Dong
Samg Phang
Schleiyip
Seiyap
Shatou
Shiqi
Siyi (Hoisan)
Suòng Phóng
Taishan
Tengxian
Toisan
Toishanese
Trièu Chau
Wancheng
Yangjiang
Yue
Yueh
Yuet
Yuet Yue
Yueyu
Zhongshan

Dialects
Cantonese
Gaolei
Gao-Yang
Gou-Lou
Guangfu
Guinan
Lianzhouhua
Qinlian
Qin-Lian
Siyi
Toi Shaan
Toishanese
Vancouver Cantonese
Wu-Hua
Ying Pan Hua
Yong-Xun
Yuehai

Dialect Alternate Names
Baihua
Chinese, Yue
Chinese, Yue: Siyi
Chinese, Yue: Vancouver Cantonese
Chinese, Yue: Yuehai
Chinese: Lianzhou Hua
Chinese: Lianzhouhua
Chinese: Ying Pan Hua
Gaoyang
Hoisan
Hong Kong Cantonese
Kuangtong
Lianzhou Hua
Macau Cantonese
Phuc Kien
Phúc Kién
Shatou
Shiqi
Siyi
Suong Phong
Sz Yup
Taisanese
Toisanese
Trieu Chau
Wancheng
Yuehai


Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1862-1903
New Testament 1877
Complete Bible 1894-1997

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