Religion: Ethnic Religions What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

736,664,000

% of World Population

9.5 %

People Groups

2,663

Unreached Groups

979 (36.8 %)

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 *
 Han Chinese, Hakka Malaysia 1,810,000 Chinese, Hakka Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 9.20 % Complete Bible -
 Nuer South Sudan 1,802,000 Nuer Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 % Complete Bible -
Antesaka Madagascar 1,755,000 Malagasy, Tesaka Ethnic Religions 28.00 % 2.32 % Bible Portions -
 Zhuang, Zuojiang China 1,732,000 Zhuang, Zuojiang Ethnic Religions 0.20 % 0.14 % Translation Needed 35
 Zhuang, Liujiang China 1,730,000 Zhuang, Liujiang Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 % Unspecified 35
 Ngambay Chad 1,681,000 Ngambay Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
 Zhuang, Guibei China 1,663,000 Zhuang, Guibei Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 % Translation Needed 33
Dan, Yakuba Côte d'Ivoire 1,624,000 Dan Ethnic Religions 33.00 % 15.00 % New Testament -
 Betsimisaraka, North Madagascar 1,604,000 Malagasy, Northern Betsimisaraka Ethnic Religions 35.00 % 1.21 % Bible Portions -
 Senoufo, Southern Côte d'Ivoire 1,552,000 Senoufo, Cebaara Ethnic Religions 6.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Pingdi China 1,486,000 Chinese, Xiang Ethnic Religions 0.10 % 0.04 % Bible Portions 30
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Malaysia 1,462,000 Chinese, Yue Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 8.05 % Complete Bible -
 Muong Vietnam 1,452,000 Muong Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.06 % New Testament 29
 Ghao-Xong, Western China 1,409,000 Miao, Western Xiangxi Ethnic Religions 0.60 % 0.38 % Unspecified 28
 Oromo, Borana Ethiopia 1,394,000 Oromo, Borana-Arsi-Guji Ethnic Religions 4.00 % 1.30 % Complete Bible 28
 Tanala Madagascar 1,386,000 Malagasy, Plateau Ethnic Religions 22.00 % 1.04 % Complete Bible -
 Lembaa South Africa 1,371,000 Venda Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 17.72 % Complete Bible -
 Nosu, Shengzha China 1,341,000 Nuosu Ethnic Religions 2.00 % 1.40 % New Testament 27
 Zhuang, Eastern Hongshuihe China 1,331,000 Zhuang, Eastern Hongshuihe Ethnic Religions 1.20 % 0.90 % Unspecified 27
 Iu Mien China 1,303,000 Iu Mien Ethnic Religions 0.70 % 0.15 % Complete Bible 26
 Turkana Kenya 1,291,000 Turkana Ethnic Religions 48.00 % 22.16 % Complete Bible -
 Gbagyi Nigeria 1,277,000 Gbagyi Ethnic Religions 33.00 % 4.42 % New Testament -
 Dong, Southern China 1,263,000 Dong, Southern Ethnic Religions 0.07 % 0.07 % New Testament 25
 Chinese, general Canada 1,257,000 Chinese, Mandarin Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 % Complete Bible -
 Kabiye Togo 1,255,000 Kabiye Ethnic Religions 40.00 % 16.14 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 2,663 Peoples   736,664,000     979       3,563
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