Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

743,435,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,626

Unreached Groups

952 (36.3 %)

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 *
 Lembaa South Africa 1,388,000 Venda Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 17.72 % Complete Bible -
 Lembaa Zimbabwe 101,000 Venda Ethnic Religions 42.00 % 5.00 % Complete Bible -
 Wala Ghana 105,000 Wali Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 2
Wassu Brazil 2,000 Portuguese Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
Watjari Australia 300 English Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
Ajuru Brazil 300 Portuguese Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Yabaana Brazil 100 Portuguese Ethnic Religions 50.00 % 5.00 % Complete Bible -
 Yawalapiti Brazil 300 Portuguese Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Enets, Yenisei Samoyed Russia 200 Russian Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Yoruba United States 196,000 Yoruba Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 13.00 % Complete Bible -
Yukagir Russia 1,600 Russian Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 1
 Yupik, Naukan Russia 500 Russian Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
Zafisoro Madagascar 126,000 Malagasy, Merina Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Ageer South Sudan 23,000 Dinka, Northeastern Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible -
 Jew, Romanian Romania 2,900 Romanian Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Kui Lung Laos 5,000 Lahu Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 9.00 % Complete Bible -
 Lahu Aga Laos 9,500 Lahu Ethnic Religions 8.50 % 7.90 % Complete Bible -
 Tayten Laos 400 Lao Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Lhoba, Bokar China 4,400 Adi Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Lingayat India 3,479,000 Kannada Ethnic Religions 0.01 % Complete Bible 70
Senji Mozambique 33,000 Ndau Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Iu Mien, Changping China 30,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Iu Mien, Hunan China 226,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 5
 Iu Mien, Luoxiang China 5,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.50 % 0.39 % Complete Bible 1
Datooga Tanzania 14,000 Datooga Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 2,626 Peoples   743,435,000     952       3,579
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