Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

731,768,000

% of World Population

9.2 %

People Groups

2,620

Unreached Groups

947 (36.1 %)

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 *
 Pingdi China 1,340,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.04 % Bible Portions 27
 Kabiye Togo 1,341,000 Kabiye Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 16.14 % Complete Bible -
 Gbagyi Nigeria 1,354,000 Gbagyi Ethnic Religions 33.00 % 4.42 % New Testament -
 Nuer South Sudan 1,374,000 Nuer Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 % Complete Bible -
 Lembaa South Africa 1,384,000 Venda Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 17.72 % Complete Bible -
 Ghao-Xong, Western China 1,395,000 Miao, Western Xiangxi Ethnic Religions 0.60 % 0.38 % Translation Needed 28
 Muong Vietnam 1,465,000 Muong Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.02 % New Testament 29
 Tanala Madagascar 1,482,000 Malagasy, Merina Ethnic Religions 22.00 % 1.04 % Complete Bible -
 Oromo, Borana Ethiopia 1,496,000 Oromo, Borana-Arsi-Guji Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 1.30 % Complete Bible 30
 Maasai Kenya 1,529,000 Maasai Ethnic Religions 45.00 % 26.59 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Malaysia 1,533,000 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 8.05 % Complete Bible -
 Zhuang, Guibei China 1,648,000 Zhuang, Guibei Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 % Translation Needed 33
 Senoufo, Southern Côte d'Ivoire 1,657,000 Senoufo, Cebaara Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Zhuang, Liujiang China 1,714,000 Zhuang, Liujiang Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 % Unspecified 34
 Betsimisaraka, North Madagascar 1,715,000 Malagasy, Northern Betsimisaraka Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.21 % Bible Portions -
 Zhuang, Zuojiang China 1,716,000 Zhuang, Zuojiang Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 % Translation Needed 34
Dan, Yakuba Côte d'Ivoire 1,734,000 Dan Ethnic Religions 33.00 % 15.00 % New Testament -
 Ngambay Chad 1,813,000 Ngambay Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
 Tay Vietnam 1,862,000 Tay Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.03 % New Testament 37
 Antesaka Madagascar 1,877,000 Malagasy, Tesaka Ethnic Religions 28.00 % 2.32 % Bible Portions -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Malaysia 1,898,000 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 9.20 % Complete Bible -
 Sakalava Madagascar 2,030,000 Malagasy, Sakalava Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.81 % Bible Portions -
 Zhuang, Yongnan China 2,050,000 Zhuang, Yongnan Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 % Translation Needed 41
 Han Chinese, Hokkien Malaysia 2,089,000 Chinese, Min Nan Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 9.20 % Complete Bible -
 Hmu, Northern China 2,095,000 Miao, Northern Qiandong Ethnic Religions 0.30 % 0.25 % New Testament 42
Totals: 2,620 Peoples   731,768,000     947       3,481
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