Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

743,426,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,624

Unreached Groups

951 (36.2 %)

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 *
 Karo Ethiopia 2,500 Karo Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 11.67 % Translation Started -
 Akha Myanmar (Burma) 221,000 Akha Ethnic Religions 16.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
Banana, Mussei Cameroon 76,000 Musey Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
 Bekworra, Yakoro Nigeria 196,000 Bekwarra Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 12.00 % New Testament -
Burak Nigeria 8,100 Burak Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 12.00 % Bible Portions -
Red Bobo, Bwa Burkina Faso 130,000 Bomu Ethnic Religions 28.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
Carib, Galibi Suriname 3,200 Carib Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 12.00 % New Testament -
Como Karim Nigeria 21,000 Karimjo Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 12.00 % Translation Started -
 Di'dinga, Xaroxa South Sudan 92,000 Didinga Ethnic Religions 18.00 % 12.00 % New Testament -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Brunei 7,700 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
 Bugkalot Philippines 92,000 Bogkalot Ethnic Religions 27.00 % 12.00 % New Testament -
 Iraqw, Mbulu Tanzania 898,000 Iraqw Ethnic Religions 41.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
Iresim Indonesia Unknown Yeresiam Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 12.00 % Unspecified -
Ivori Papua New Guinea 2,300 Tainae Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 12.00 % Translation Needed -
 Jehai Thailand 200 Jehai Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 12.00 % Translation Started -
 Jarai Cambodia 26,000 Jarai Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
Kamura Papua New Guinea 1,700 Kamula Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 12.00 % New Testament -
Kanamari Brazil 3,000 Kanamari Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 12.00 % Translation Started -
 Kanum, Enkelembu Papua New Guinea 400 Kanum, Ngkalmpw Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 12.00 % Translation Needed -
Kgalagadi Botswana 70,000 Kgalagadi Ethnic Religions 32.00 % 12.00 % Bible Portions -
Kravet Cambodia 8,400 Kavet Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 12.00 % Translation Needed -
Kwomtari, Maragin Papua New Guinea 1,300 Kwomtari Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 12.00 % Bible Portions -
Logba Ghana 12,000 Logba Ethnic Religions 30.00 % 12.00 % New Testament -
 Macushi Guyana 9,700 Macushi Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 12.00 % New Testament -
 Masi Namibia 300 Mashi Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 12.00 % Bible Portions -
Totals: 2,624 Peoples   743,426,000     951       3,578
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