Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

736,706,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,617

Unreached Groups

958 (36.6 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Chachi Ecuador 11,000 Chachi Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 1.20 % New Testament -
Ixil, Chajul Guatemala 44,000 Ixil Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 6.00 % New Testament -
Chamacoco Paraguay 2,100 Chamacoco Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
Chamba Daka Nigeria 186,000 Samba Daka Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 6.00 % New Testament -
Chamba Leko Nigeria 108,000 Samba Leko Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 4.00 % New Testament -
 Embera-Chami Colombia 5,900 Embera-Chami Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 1.50 % Bible Portions -
 Cham-Mwana, Dijim Nigeria 45,000 Dikaka Ethnic Religions 46.00 % 3.00 % Bible Portions -
Chane Argentina 4,800 Guarani, Eastern Bolivian Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 8.57 % Complete Bible -
Changriwa Papua New Guinea 1,100 Changriwa Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 5.00 % Translation Needed -
 Chayahuita Peru 21,000 Shawi Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 0.40 % New Testament -
Chenapian, Zenap Papua New Guinea 300 Chenapian Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 2.00 % Translation Needed -
 Ikpeng, Txikao Brazil 400 Ikpeng Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 0.25 % Translation Needed -
Chimila Colombia 1,700 Chimila Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
 Uppu Chinbon Myanmar (Burma) 45,000 Chin, Uppu Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.00 % Translation Started -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Taiwan 13,476,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 3.70 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Wu Australia 3,400 Chinese, Wu Ethnic Religions 14.00 % 9.00 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Wu Canada 13,000 Chinese, Wu Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 7.00 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Wu China 95,092,000 Chinese, Wu Ethnic Religions 13.40 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Wu China, Hong Kong 63,000 Chinese, Wu Ethnic Religions 13.40 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Wu Japan 7,000 Chinese, Wu Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 5.00 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Wu Nigeria 5,500 Chinese, Wu Ethnic Religions 8.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chip Nigeria 12,000 Miship Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 1.00 % Translation Needed -
Chiquitano Bolivia 49,000 Chiquitano Ethnic Religions 38.00 % 3.00 % New Testament -
 Han Chinese, Min Bei China, Hong Kong 67,000 Chinese, Min Bei Ethnic Religions 7.50 % 5.00 % New Testament -
 Han Chinese, Min Bei Malaysia 402,000 Chinese, Min Bei Ethnic Religions 7.00 % 5.00 % New Testament -
Totals: 2,617 Peoples   736,706,000     958       3,561
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