Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

743,636,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,627

Unreached Groups

954 (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 *
 Chukchi Russia 16,000 Chukchi Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 1.25 % Bible Portions 1
 Tatar, Chulym Russia 400 Russian Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Dolgan Russia 8,000 Dolgan Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.90 % Bible Portions 1
 Gilyak, Nivkh Russia 4,700 Gilyak Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.40 % Bible Portions 1
 Itelmen Russia 3,300 Russian Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.94 % Complete Bible 1
 Jew, Eastern Yiddish-speaking Russia 1,700 Yiddish, Eastern Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Jew, Karaite Russia 200 Russian Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Khanty, Ostyak Russia 32,000 Khanty Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.90 % Bible Portions 1
 Komi-Yazva Russia 4,300 Komi-Zyrian Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
Komi-Zyrian Russia 233,000 Komi-Zyrian Ethnic Religions 37.00 % 1.10 % Complete Bible -
 Koryak, Nymylan Russia 8,100 Koryak Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.88 % Unspecified 1
 Negidal, Nizovsk Russia 500 Russian Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Mansi, Vogul Russia 13,000 Mansi Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.60 % Bible Portions 1
 Nanai, Gold Russia 12,000 Nanai Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.41 % Bible Portions 1
 Orochi Russia 600 Russian Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Orok Russia 300 Russian Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Selkup, Ostyak Samoyed Russia 3,700 Selkup Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.70 % Translation Needed 1
 Jew, Russian Russia 160,000 Russian Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible 3
 Tofalar Russia 800 Russian Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Tatar, Shorian Russia 13,000 Shor Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 0.50 % Bible Portions -
 Chuvan Russia 1,600 Russian Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Eskimo, Siberian Russia 1,800 Yupik, Saint Lawrence Island Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Nganasan, Tavgi Samoyed Russia 900 Russian Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Teleut, Altai Russia 2,700 Altai, Southern Ethnic Religions 3.00 % 1.00 % New Testament 1
 Udege Russia 1,500 Russian Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 2,627 Peoples   743,636,000     954       3,581
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