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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Least Reached Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Agavotaguerra100Y1.00 %35.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Aikana, Tubarao300Y25.00 %50.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsAikanaP
Aikana, Tubarao
M
Aikana, Tubarao of Brazil
T
Akawaio1,300Y20.00 %51.00 %5 ChristianityAkawaio   
AkunsuY0.10 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknown  T
Amahuaca200Y35.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityAmahuaca  T
Amanaye200Y10.00 %15.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Amapa Creole31,000Y0.10 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Americans, U.S.37,00037.00 %87.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
Americans, U.S.
 T
Amerindian, Detribalized453,000Y35.00 %59.00 %5 ChristianityPortugueseP
Amerindian, Detribalized
  
Amundava100Y10.00 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAmundava   
Anambe100Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Apalai500Y40.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityApalaiP
Apalai
  
Apiaka800Y25.00 %81.00 %5 ChristianityPortuguese   
Apinaje1,900Y35.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityApinaye   
Apurina7,600Y20.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsApurina   
Arab, general1,411,0005.00 %36.00 %4 IslamArabic, North Levantine SpokenP
Arab, general
 T
Arana400Y1.00 %60.00 %3 ChristianityPortuguese   
Arapaso600Y1.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsTucano   
Arara do Acre400Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsSharanahua   
Arara do Amazonas400Y20.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityCurripaco   
Arara do Mato Grosso300Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Arara do Para400Y1.00 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsArara, ParaP
Arara do Para
  
Arara do Rondonia300Y0.80 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKaro   
Arawete500Y1.00 %80.00 %3 ChristianityArawete   
ArikapuY10.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTupari   
Armenian47,00013.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityArmenianP
Armenian
 T
Arua100Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsArua   
Asheninka, Pichis1,000Y0.80 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsAsheninka, Pichis   
Asheninka, Ucayali-Yurua1,000Y1.00 %60.00 %3 ChristianityAsheninka, Ucayali-YuruaP
Asheninka, Ucayali-Yurua
  
Asurini do Tocantins700Y35.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityAsurini, Tocantins   
Asurini do Xingu200Y2.00 %50.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsAsurini of XinguP
Asurini do Xingu
M
Asurini do Xingu of Brazil
T
Atikum, Uamue6,300Y0.10 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Ava-CanoeiroY8.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAva-Canoeiro   
Aweti200Y1.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsAweti   
Bakairi1,500Y20.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityBakairi   
Baniwa5,800Y25.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityBaniwa   
Bara, WaimahaY10.00 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWaimaha   
Barasano do NorteY4.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTucano   
Bare7,900Y0.50 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsNhengatu   
Basque6,3000.40 %93.00 %3 ChristianityBasqueP
Basque
 T
Bora, Miranha700Y0.50 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsBoraP
Bora, Miranha
 T
Bororo1,600Y4.00 %19.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBororo   
Brazilian, Black12,375,000Y23.00 %89.00 %5 ChristianityPortuguese   
Brazilian, Mestizo82,406,000Y24.00 %93.02 %5 ChristianityPortugueseP
Brazilian, Mestizo
  
Brazilian, White96,104,000Y29.00 %89.50 %5 ChristianityPortuguese   
British12,00020.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Canela, Ramkokamekra2,700Y22.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsCanelaP
Canela, Ramkokamekra
  
CarapanaY6.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityCarapana   
Carib, Galibi do Uaca2,100Y0.10 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknown   
Carutana400Y0.80 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsBaniwa   
ChamacocoY3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChamacoco   
Chinese, general313,0004.00 %30.00 %4 BuddhismPortugueseP
Chinese, general
  
Chiquitano2,4003.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChiquitano   
Cinta-Larga1,700Y11.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityCinta Larga   
Cubeo400Y20.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsCubeoP
Cubeo
  
Curripaco1,300Y40.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsCurripaco   
Daw100Y25.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityDawP
Daw
  
DeafY1.00 %91.00 %3 ChristianityBrazilian Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Deni1,100Y8.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsDeniP
Deni
 T
Desano1,700Y20.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityDesano   
Diahoi100Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsTenharim   
Dutch11,0005.00 %26.00 %4 Non-ReligiousDutchP
Dutch
  
Enawene-Nawe600Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsEnawene-Nawe   
French18,0000.70 %76.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Fulnio5,600Y20.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityIate   
Galibi do OiapoqueY15.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsCarib   
Galibi do Uaca2,400Y30.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityKaripuna Creole French   
Gaviao do Jiparana700Y0.50 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsGaviao do Jiparana   
Gaviao do Maranhao700Y0.40 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsGaviao, Para   
German584,00012.00 %78.00 %5 ChristianityPortugueseP
German
  
Greek11,0000.30 %95.00 %3 ChristianityGreekP
Greek
 T
Guaja500Y6.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGuaja   
Guajajara23,000Y30.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityGuajajaraP
Guajajara
  
Guanae300Y10.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Guarani, Ava8,600Y10.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityGuarani, AvaP
Guarani, Ava
  
Guarani, Mbya7,200Y20.00 %65.00 %5 ChristianityGuarani, MbyaP
Guarani, Mbya
  
Guato800Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese  T
GuazaY0.10 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknown   
Halo Te Su, AlatesuY10.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsNambikuara, Southern   
HimarimaY2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHimarima  T
Hixkariana900Y50.00 %96.00 %5 ChristianityHixkaryana   
Hungarian22,0007.00 %82.00 %4 ChristianityHungarianP
Hungarian
  
Hunsrik3,165,000Y1.50 %85.00 %3 ChristianityHunsrikP
Hunsrik
M
Hunsrik of Brazil
T
Hupda1,900Y1.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsHupdeP
Hupda
  
Iapama, Apama200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Ikpeng, Txikao400Y0.25 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsIkpengP
Ikpeng, Txikao
 T
Ipeka-Tapuia, Pato-Tapuia200Y2.00 %60.00 %3 ChristianityCurripaco   
Irantxe400Y2.00 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Isolados do Alto Jutai200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknown   
Isolados do Jandiatuba300Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknown   
Italian277,0008.00 %83.00 %4 ChristianityItalianP
Italian
  
Italo-Mulatto12,000Y0.10 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Itogapuk, Karo100Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKaro   
Jabuti200Y2.50 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Jamamadi1,000Y15.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityJamamadiP
Jamamadi
  
Japanese1,545,00015.00 %63.50 %5 ChristianityJapaneseP
Japanese
  
Jarawara200Y30.00 %30.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsJamamadiP
Jarawara
  
Javae1,400Y0.10 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKaraja   
Jenipapo-Kanide300Y20.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityPortuguese   
Jew95,0000.30 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese  T
Jiripanco2,200Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
JumaY0.10 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsJuma   
JuritiY3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWajiara   
Juruna500Y7.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityJuruna   
Kaapor1,500Y6.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityKaapor   
Kabixi100Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese  T
Kadiweu2,100Y15.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsKadiweu   
Kaimbe1,400Y2.00 %50.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Kaingang36,000Y30.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityKaingang   
Kaiwa36,000Y35.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityKaiwa   
Kaixana500Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Kalabaca200Y20.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityPortuguese   
Kalanko400Y0.50 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Kalapalo600Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKuikuro-Kalapalo  T
Kamayura600Y0.60 %60.00 %3 ChristianityKamayura   
Kamba2,300Y2.00 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Kambeba, Omagua5001.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortugueseP
Kambeba, Omagua
  
Kambiwa3,200Y7.00 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
KampeY2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Kanamari3,000Y12.00 %30.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsKanamari   
Kaninde800Y20.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityPortuguese   
Kanoe300Y10.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityPortuguese   
Kantarure500Y0.00 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese  T
Kapinawa4,000Y7.00 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
KarafawyanaY15.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsWaiwai   
Karaja3,400Y30.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityKaraja   
Karapoto2,400Y0.00 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese  T
Karipuna do Rondonia200Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKaripuna   
Kariri-Xoco1,700Y5.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityPortuguese   
Karitiana400Y15.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsKaritiana   
Karuazu1,100Y20.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityPortuguese   
Katawixi300Y5.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKatawixi   
Katuena500Y0.50 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsWaiwai   
Katukina do Rio Bia500Y3.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityKanamari   
Katukina-Jurua400Y5.00 %40.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKatukina, Panoan   
Katukina-Jutai600Y25.00 %50.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Kaxarari300Y2.00 %60.50 %3 ChristianityKaxarari   
Kaxinawa, Cashinahua7,800Y30.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityKashinawaP
Kaxinawa, Cashinahua
  
Kaxixo300Y1.00 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPortugueseP
Kaxixo
 T
Kaxuyana1,000Y5.00 %69.00 %4 ChristianityTrio   
Kayabi2,100Y30.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityKayabi   
Kayapo8,600Y35.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityKayapoP
Kayapo
  
Kiriri1,600Y7.00 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Kokama7,900Y10.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortugueseP
Kokama
  
Kontanawa300Y20.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityPortuguese   
Korean47,00020.00 %55.00 %5 ChristianityKoreanP
Korean
 T
Korubo500Y0.00 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKoruboP
Korubo
 T
Kraho2,500Y1.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKraho   
Kreen-Akarore400Y1.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPanara   
KrejeY10.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Krenak400Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKrenak   
Krikati-Timbira700Y2.00 %35.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKrikati-Timbira   
Kulina3,900Y2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKulinaP
Kulina
  
Kuruaya100Y0.00 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese  T
LakondeY1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsLakonde   
Latunde100Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsLatunde   
Macushi29,000Y25.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMacushiP
Macushi
  
Makuna200Y10.00 %30.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMacunaP
Makuna
  
Makurap500Y10.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityMakurap   
Mamainde100Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMamainde   
Manchineri1,000Y20.00 %79.80 %5 ChristianityMachinere   
Maquiritari, Mayongong500Y5.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityMaquiritariP
Maquiritari, Mayongong
  
Marinawa500Y20.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityPortugueseP
Marinawa
  
Marubo1,700Y0.40 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMaruboP
Marubo
  
Matipu100Y2.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Matis400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsMatisP
Matis
 T
Matses900Y2.00 %14.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMatsesP
Matses
 T
Mawayana300Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsWaiwai   
Maxakali1,700Y15.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityMaxakali   
Mehinaku300Y1.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMehinaku   
Mekem200Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Mennonites9,30050.00 %89.00 %5 ChristianityPlautdietsch   
Metyktire100Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKayapoP
Metyktire
 T
Miqueleno200Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPurubora   
Miriti100Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsTucano   
Morerebi100Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsMorerebi  T
Munduruku12,000Y16.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityMunduruku   
Mura11,000Y10.00 %100.00 %4 ChristianityPiraha M
Mura of Brazil
 
Mura-Piraha400Y1.00 %19.80 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPiraha M
Mura-Piraha of Brazil
T
Mynky, Munku400Y15.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsIrantxe   
Nadeb600Y51.00 %51.00 %5 ChristianityNadebP
Nadeb
M
Nadeb of Brazil
T
Nahukwa200Y0.00 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese  T
Nambikuara, Southern1,300Y30.00 %69.50 %5 ChristianityNambikuara, Southern   
Nambikwara, Mamainde2,000Y20.00 %40.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMamaindeP
Nambikwara, Mamainde
  
Naua500Y0.00 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese  T
Nukuini500Y0.80 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Ofaye100Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Paiaku200Y0.00 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Pakaas-Novos, Oro-MawinY10.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknown   
Pakaas-Novos, Orowari2,700Y30.00 %30.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsPakaasnovos   
Palikur1,600Y16.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityPalikur   
Palmari1,600Y60.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityPaumariP
Palmari
  
Pankara2,900Y20.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityPortuguese   
Pankarare1,700Y7.00 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Pankararu8,500Y7.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityPortuguese   
Pankaru200Y1.50 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Pantamona100Y20.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityPatamona   
Papavo200Y0.00 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknown  T
Parakana1,000Y2.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsParakanaP
Parakana
M
Parakana of Brazil
T
Paranawat100Y1.00 %50.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Parecis1,800Y5.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityParecis   
Parintintin500Y5.00 %100.00 %4 ChristianityTenharim   
Parintintin-Tenharim1,000Y25.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityTenharim   
Parkateje400Y5.00 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsGaviao, Para   
Pataxo12,000Y4.00 %100.00 %4 ChristianityPortuguese   
Pataxo-Hahahae3,900Y5.00 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortugueseP
Pataxo-Hahahae
  
Pemon, Taulipang800Y10.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityPemon   
Pipipa1,800Y20.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityPortuguese   
Pira-Tapuia1,500Y4.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityPiratapuyo   
Pitaguari4,200Y0.50 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese  T
Pokanga200Y40.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityPokanga   
Polish210,0001.00 %87.00 %3 ChristianityPolishP
Polish
  
Portuguese849,000Y5.00 %92.00 %4 ChristianityPortugueseP
Portuguese
  
Potiguara17,000Y8.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityPortuguese   
Poyanawa600Y1.00 %69.00 %3 ChristianityPortuguese   
Quilombola1,565,000Y0.10 %55.00 %3 ChristianityPortuguese   
Ribeirinhos, Amazon River Pe7,097,000Y10.00 %87.00 %4 ChristianityPortugueseP
Ribeirinhos, Amazon River Peoples
  
Rikbaktsa1,400Y5.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityRikbaktsaP
Rikbaktsa
  
Romani, Brazilian425,000Y7.00 %90.00 %4 ChristianityPortuguese   
Romani, Calo828,000Y10.00 %95.00 %4 ChristianityCalo  T
Romani, Vlax20,00010.00 %85.00 %4 ChristianityRomani, VlaxP
Romani, Vlax
M
Romani, Vlax of Brazil
T
Romanian21,0006.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityRomanianP
Romanian
  
Russian143,0002.00 %63.00 %3 ChristianityRussianP
Russian
  
Sabane200Y1.00 %80.00 %3 ChristianitySabane   
Sakiriabar100Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsSakirabia  T
Saluma300Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsSaluma   
Satere-Mawe11,000Y40.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianitySatere-MaweP
Satere-Mawe
  
Serb21,0000.30 %83.00 %3 ChristianitySerbianP
Serb
 T
Shanenawa400Y0.00 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPortugueseP
Shanenawa
 T
SikianaY3.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsSikiana   
SirianoY5.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortugueseP
Siriano
  
Slovak3,90010.00 %79.00 %4 ChristianitySlovakP
Slovak
  
Spaniard257,0000.80 %95.00 %3 ChristianitySpanishP
Spaniard
  
Surui do Para300Y1.00 %100.00 %3 ChristianitySurui Do Para   
Surui do Rondonia1,300Y30.00 %30.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsSuruiP
Surui do Rondonia
  
Suruwaha200Y1.00 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsSuruaha   
Suya400Y2.00 %60.00 %3 ChristianitySuya   
Tabajara3,200Y15.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityPortuguese   
Tapayuna200Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsSuya   
Tapeba7,000Y2.00 %50.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Tapirape600Y1.00 %65.00 %3 ChristianityTapirapeP
Tapirape
  
Tapuia200Y0.00 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese  T
Tariano2,100Y0.50 %50.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsTariana   
Taurepang600Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPemon   
TawandeY20.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsTawande   
Tembe1,600Y3.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityTembe   
Tenharim800Y10.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTenharimP
Tenharim
  
Terena27,000Y20.00 %45.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsTerenaP
Terena
  
Ticuna39,000Y15.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityTicunaP
Ticuna
  
Tingui-Boto400Y8.00 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Tiriyo800Y50.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityTrioP
Tiriyo
  
Tora300Y1.00 %25.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Tremembe3,200Y5.00 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Truka4,500Y7.00 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Trumai200Y0.00 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTrumaiP
Trumai
M
Trumai of Brazil
T
Tsohom-Djapa100Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKanamari   
Tukano6,700Y4.00 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsTucanoP
Tukano
  
Tumbalala1,600Y0.10 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Tupari500Y11.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsTupari   
Tupinamba5,100Y0.10 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Tupinikim2,100Y0.40 %50.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Turk6,2000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTurkishP
Turk
 T
Tuxa4,200Y0.50 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortugueseP
Tuxa
  
Tuyuka900Y4.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityTuyuca   
Ukrainian33,0005.00 %75.00 %4 ChristianityUkrainianP
Ukrainian
 T
Umutina500Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortugueseP
Umutina
  
Uru-Eu-Wau-Wau100Y2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsUru-Eu-Wau-Wau   
Uru-Pa-In200Y2.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsUru-Pa-In   
Wai-Wai3,100Y20.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityWaiwai   
Waiapi1,100Y0.10 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsWaiwai   
Waimiri-Atroari1,200Y5.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsWaimiri-Atroari   
Wakona1,000Y2.00 %80.00 %3 ChristianityPortuguese   
Wanano, Guanano600Y2.00 %100.00 %3 ChristianityGuanano   
Wapixana7,800Y20.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianityWapishana   
Warekena900Y20.00 %100.00 %5 ChristianityGuarequena   
Wassu2,200Y2.00 %50.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Waura400Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsWaura   
Wayampi, Amapari600Y15.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityWayampiP
Wayampi, Amapari
M
Wayampi, Amapari of Brazil
T
Wayana500Y20.00 %80.00 %5 ChristianityWayana   
Wayoro100Y0.00 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsWayoro  T
Xakriaba9,100Y7.00 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Xambioa300Y0.00 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese  T
Xavante16,000Y7.50 %60.00 %4 ChristianityXavante   
Xerente3,200Y2.29 %80.00 %4 ChristianityXerente   
Xereu200Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsWaiwai   
XetaY1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortugueseP
Xeta
  
Xikrin1,700Y5.00 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKayapo   
Xipaia600Y0.80 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Xiriana, Guaica1,200Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknown   
Xoco400Y1.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Xokleng2,200Y2.00 %25.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsXokleng   
Xukuru13,000Y1.00 %100.00 %3 ChristianityPortugueseP
Xukuru
  
Xukuru-Kariri3,200Y0.10 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
Yabaana100Y5.00 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPortuguese   
YakarawaktaY0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsUru-Eu-Wau-Wau   
Yaminawa1,400Y10.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYaminahuaP
Yaminawa
  
Yanomam19,000Y2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsYanomami   
Yanomami-Ninam600Y35.00 %70.00 %5 ChristianityNinam   
Yanomami-Sanuma700Y25.00 %60.00 %5 ChristianitySanumaP
Yanomami-Sanuma
  
Yanomami-Surima2,400Y2.00 %10.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsYanomami   
Yanomamo2,300Y10.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYanomamoP
Yanomamo
  
Yaroame400Y2.00 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsYaroame   
Yawalapiti300Y1.00 %20.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsYawalapitiP
Yawalapiti
  
Yawanawa600Y4.00 %50.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYawanawaP
Yawanawa
  
Yepa-MahsaY8.00 %20.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMacuna   
Yuhup, Guariba Maku400Y2.00 %30.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsYuhup   
Yuhupdeh600Y1.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsMacuna   
Zoe200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsZo'eP
Zoe
M
Zoe of Brazil
T
Zoro600Y11.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsGaviao, Para   
Total People Groups:   309 211,097,000 282     30     89 11 50
Unclassified / Other Individuals 146,000  
UN Country Population (2017) 211,243,000  
Other reported groups:  2  
Data Notes
Data Sources
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Brazil – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 30 9.7 % 115,000 0.1 %
  2 - Minimally reached 92 29.8 % 152,000 0.1 %
  3 - Superficially reached 24 7.8 % 5,416,000 2.6 %
  4 - Partially reached 78 25.2 % 11,465,000 5.4 %
  5 - Significantly reached 85 27.5 % 193,949,000 91.9 %
Totals 309   211,097,000  


NOTES:
  1. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  2. % of Population in People Group:  The percentage of the population that lives in a people group at each progress level. Not every person living in an unreached people group is necessarily unreached.
Brazil – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Aikana, Tubarao
300


Americans, U.S.
37,000


Amerindian, Detribalized
453,000


Apalai
500


Arab, general
1,411,000


Arara do Para
400


Armenian
47,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Asheninka, Ucayali-Yurua
1,000


Asurini do Xingu
200


Basque
6,300


Bora, Miranha
700


Brazilian, Mestizo
82,406,000


British
12,000


Canela, Ramkokamekra
2,700


Chinese, general
313,000


Cubeo
400


Daw
100


Deaf
Unknown


Deni
1,100


Dutch
11,000


French
18,000


German
584,000


Greek
11,000


Guajajara
23,000


Guarani, Ava
8,600


Guarani, Mbya
7,200


Hungarian
22,000


Hunsrik
3,165,000


Hupda
1,900


Ikpeng, Txikao
400


Italian
277,000


Jamamadi
1,000


Japanese
1,545,000


Jarawara
200


Kambeba, Omagua
500


Kaxinawa, Cashinahua
7,800


Kaxixo
300


Kayapo
8,600


Kokama
7,900


Korean
47,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Korubo
500


Kulina
3,900


Macushi
29,000


Makuna
200


Maquiritari, Mayongong
500


Marinawa
500


Marubo
1,700


Matis
400


Matses
900


Metyktire
100


Nadeb
600


Nambikwara, Mamainde
2,000


Palmari
1,600


Parakana
1,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Pataxo-Hahahae
3,900


Polish
210,000


Portuguese
849,000


Ribeirinhos, Amazon River Peoples
7,097,000


Rikbaktsa
1,400


Romani, Vlax
20,000


Romanian
21,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Russian
143,000


Satere-Mawe
11,000


Serb
21,000


Shanenawa
400


Siriano
80


Slovak
3,900


Spaniard
257,000


Surui do Rondonia
1,300


Tapirape
600


Tenharim
800


Terena
27,000


Ticuna
39,000


Tiriyo
800


Trumai
200


Tukano
6,700


Turk
6,200


© Copyrighted Photo
Tuxa
4,200


Ukrainian
33,000


Umutina
500


Wayampi, Amapari
600


Xeta
90


© Copyrighted Photo
Xukuru
13,000


Yaminawa
1,400


Yanomami-Sanuma
700


Yanomamo
2,300


Yawalapiti
300


Yawanawa
600


Zoe
200

Brazil People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Brazil – Languages
(Click headings for sorting )
Definitions:
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Language
(click Language name for details)
Language
Code
# Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Aikanatba10None
Akawaioake10NT
Amahuacaamc10Portions
Amundavaadw10Need?
Apalaiapy10NT
Apinayeapn10NT
Apurinaapu10NT
Arabic, North Levantine Spokenapc10Portions
Arara, Paraaap10None
Araweteawt10None
Armenianhye10Complete
Aruaarx10Need?
Asheninka, Pichiscpu10NT
Asheninka, Ucayali-Yuruacpb10NT
Asurini of Xinguasn10None
Asurini, Tocantinsasu10Portions
Ava-Canoeiroavv10None
Awetiawe10None
Bakairibkq10NT
Baniwabwi20NT
Basqueeus10Complete
Boraboa11NT
Bororobor10NT
Brazilian Sign Languagebzs10None
Calormq10Portions
Canelaram10NT
Carapanacbc10NT
Caribcar10NT
Chamacococeg10NT
Chiquitanocax10NT
Cinta Largacin10None
Cubeocub10NT
Curripacokpc30NT
Dawkwa10None
Denidny10Portions
Desanodes10NT
Dutchnld10Complete
Enawene-Naweunk10None
Englisheng20Complete
Frenchfra10Complete
Gaviao do Jiparanagvo10Portions
Gaviao, Paragvp30Need?
Greekell10Complete
Guajagvj10None
Guajajaragub10Complete
Guananogvc10NT
Guarani, Avanhd10Complete
Guarani, Mbyagun10Complete
Guarequenagae10Need?
Himarimahir10None
Hixkaryanahix10NT
Hungarianhun10Complete
Hunsrikhrx10Need?
Hupdejup10None
Iatefun10Portions
Ikpengtxi10None
Irantxeirn10None
Italianita10Complete
Jamamadijaa20NT
Japanesejpn10Complete
Jumajua10Portions
Jurunajur10None
Kaaporurb10NT
Kadiweukbc10NT
Kaingangkgp10NT
Kaiwakgk10NT
Kamayurakay10None
Kanamariknm30None
Karajakpj20NT
Karipunakuq10Need?
Karipuna Creole Frenchkmv10None
Karitianaktn10Portions
Karoarr20None
Kashinawacbs10NT
Katawixixat10Need?
Katukina, Panoanknt10None
Kaxarariktx10None
Kayabikyz10NT
Kayapotxu31NT
Koreankor10Complete
Koruboxor11None
Krahoxra10None
Krenakkqq10Need?
Krikati-Timbiraxri10None
Kuikuro-Kalapalokui11None
Kulinacul10NT
Lakondelkd10Need?
Language unknownxxx83None
Latundeltn10Need?
Machinerempd10NT
Macunamyy30NT
Macushimbc10NT
Makurapmpu10Need?
Mamaindewmd20Portions
Maquiritarimch10NT
Marubomzr10None
Matismpq11None
Matsesmcf10NT
Maxakalimbl10NT
Mehinakummh10None
Morerebixmo11None
Mundurukumyu10NT
Nadebmbj10NT
Nambikuara, Southernnab20NT
Nhengatuyrl10NT
Ninamshb10Portions
Pakaasnovospav10Portions
Palikurplu10NT
Panarakre10None
Parakanapak10None
Parecispab10NT
Patamonapbc10NT
Paumaripad10NT
Pemonaoc20Portions
Pirahamyp20Portions
Piratapuyopir10NT
Plautdietschpdt10Complete
Pokangapok10Need?
Polishpol10Complete
Portuguesepor9314Complete
Puruborapur10Need?
Rikbaktsarkb10NT
Romani, Vlaxrmy10NT
Romanianron10Complete
Russianrus10Complete
Sabanesae10Need?
Sakirabiaskf11Need?
Salumaslj10None
Sanumaxsu10NT
Satere-Mawemav10NT
Serbiansrp10Complete
Sharanahuamcd10NT
Sikianasik10Need?
Slovakslk10Complete
Spanishspa10Complete
Suruahaswx10None
Suruisru10Portions
Surui Do Paramdz10None
Suyasuy20Portions
Tapirapetaf10Need?
Tarianatae10Need?
Tawandextw10Need?
Tembetqb10NT
Tenharimpah40NT
Terenater10NT
Ticunatca10NT
Triotri20NT
Trumaitpy11Need?
Tucanotuo40NT
Tuparitpr20None
Turkishtur11Complete
Tuyucatue10NT
Ukrainianukr10Complete
Uru-Eu-Wau-Wauurz21None
Uru-Pa-Inurp10None
Waimahabao10NT
Waimiri-Atroariatr10None
Waiwaiwaw60Complete
Wajiarayui10Portions
Wapishanawap10NT
Waurawau10Portions
Wayampioym10NT
Wayanaway10NT
Wayorowyr11Need?
Xavantexav10NT
Xerentexer10NT
Xoklengxok10None
Yaminahuayaa10NT
Yanomamiwca20Portions
Yanomamoguu10NT
Yaroameyro11None
Yawalapitiyaw10Need?
Yawanawaywn10Need?
Yuhupyab10None
Zo'epto11None
Totals: 175 309 30   108 57 59 125 18
Data Notes
Data Sources
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Brazil – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 24.7 %
(subset of Christianity)
 
Christianity Segments [2] [3]
(Evangelicals distributed across
Christianity Segments)
 
% Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends [4]

NOTES:
  1. Major Religions: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Major Religion percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Religion for all Peoples within the country.
  2. Christianity Segments: Each People Group's population is multiplied by the Christianity Segments percentages for that people group. Results are summed for each Christianity Segment for all peoples within the country.
  3. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  4. % Evangelical and % Professing Christian Trends:  Source Operation World Editions 1986, 1993, 2001, 2010.
    Zero percent data values may mean unknown or unavailable.
Brazil – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Brazil. Ministries in the Brazil section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the Central and South America section only possibly minister in this country. The purpose of this information is to assist potential new missionaries connect with sending agencies and for general ministry networking. Click on the links below to visit ministry websites for further information. Visit the Power-Of-Connecting "Find a Network Tool" to find further networking information.
  • The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Omissions are not intentional, but occur simply from lack of data. Please contact us to suggest other ministries to include here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.
Ministries in Brazil   Ministries in Central and South America
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Country Level Ministries Size
Abundant Life Association, Inc.Medium
ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism)Large
Action International MinistriesMedium
American Baptist Churches of the USA, Int'l MinistriesMedium
AMG InternationalLarge
Apostolic Christian Church Foundation, Missionary CommitteeMedium
Apostolic Team Ministries, InternationalSmall
Artists in Christian TestimonyMedium
Association of Free Lutheran Congregations, World MissionsMedium
Avant MinistriesMedium
Baptist International OutreachMedium
Bethany International MinistriesMedium
BMS World MissionMedium
Brazil Gospel Fellowship MissionMedium
Calvary InternationalMedium
Canadian Baptist International MinistriesMedium
Christian Brethren AssembliesLarge
Christian Ministries InternationalSmall
Church of God, Anderson, IndianaMedium
Church of God, Cleveland, TennesseeMedium
Churches of God, General ConferenceMedium
CMF InternationalMedium
Compassion InternationalLarge
ConvergeMedium
Crossover CommunicationsSmall
CrossWorldMedium
Elim FellowshipMedium
Emmanuel International MissionSmall
Encompass World PartnersMedium
Equip, IncorporatedMedium
Evangelical Baptist MissionsMedium
Evangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaMedium
Fellowship International MissionMedium
Food for the HungryMedium
Foursquare Missions InternationalMedium
Free Methodist World MissionsMedium
Free Will BaptistMedium
Global Outreach InternationalMedium
Global Outreach MissionMedium
Global Partners / Wesleyan World MissionsMedium
Go Ye FellowshipMedium
Gospel Fellowship AssociationMedium
Greater Grace World Outreach MissionsMedium
Harvest FoundationSmall
InterAct - Evangeliska FrikyrkanMedium
International Gospel OutreachMedium
International Pentecostal Church of ChristSmall
International Street Kids Outreach MinistriesMedium
Iris Ministries, Inc.Medium
Janz Team Ministries USASmall
Jews for JesusMedium
Josue Yrion World Evangelism and MissionsSmall
Latin American Indian MinistriesSmall
Latin LinkMedium
LifeWindMedium
Lifewords (Scripture Gift Mission)Medium
Literacy and Evangelism InternationalSmall
Macedonian World Baptist MissionsMedium
Ministries in ActionSmall
Navigators, International Missions GroupMedium
New Life Advance InternationalSmall
New Mission Systems InternationalMedium
New Tribes MissionLarge
North American Baptist ConferenceMedium
Norwegian Mission AllianceMedium
OC InternationalMedium
Open Doors InternationalMedium
Overland MissionsSmall
Pentecostal Assemblies of CanadaMedium
Pioneer Bible TranslatorsMedium
Presbyterian Mission InternationalSmall
Project AmaZonSmall
Reformed Episcopal Board of Foreign MissionsSmall
Remnant MinistriesSmall
Ripe for Harvest IncorporatedMedium
Seed InternationalSmall
South American MissionMedium
South American Mission SocietyMedium
Sowers InternationalSmall
Tear NetherlandsSmall
TearFund BelgiumSmall
TearFund UKLarge
Teen Missions InternationalMedium
Tentmakers InternationalSmall
Things To Come MissionMedium
UFM WorldwideMedium
Walk Thru the Bible MinistriesMedium
White FieldsMedium
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod, World MissionsSmall
World Baptist Fellowship Mission AgencyMedium
World HorizonsMedium
World Partners USAMedium
World VentureMedium
World-Wide MissionsMedium
Youth with a MissionLarge
Ministries Listed:  95
 
Regional Level Ministries Size
Anglican Frontier MissionsSmall
Assemblies of God World MissionsLarge
Awana Clubs, InternationalMedium
Baptist Bible Fellowship, InternationalMedium
Baptist International Missions, Inc. (BIMI)Medium
Baptist Medical and Dental Mission InternationalMedium
Baptist Mid-MissionsMedium
BCM InternationalMedium
Bible LeagueMedium
Campus Crusade for Christ, InternationalLarge
Child Evangelism FellowshipMedium
Church of God of ProphecyMedium
Church of the Nazarene World Mission DepartmentMedium
Church World ServiceMedium
EFCA International MissionMedium
Every Home for ChristMedium
Final Frontiers FoundationLarge
Galcom InternationalSmall
Global ActionSmall
GO InternationalSmall
InterCommSmall
Intervarsity Christian FellowshipMedium
Mailbox Club InternationalSmall
Presbyterian Evangelistic FellowshipMedium
Scripture UnionMedium
Seventh-day Adventists General ConferenceMedium
Silent Word MinistriesSmall
Southern Baptist Convention - International Mission BoardLarge
United Methodist ChurchMedium
United Pentecostal Church Foreign MissionsMedium
United World MissionMedium
Worldwide Tentmakers, IncorporatedSmall
Ministries Listed:  32
Data Sources
 
People Selector:
Brazil – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 211,097,000
Percent Urbanization 85 %
Total People Groups 309
Unreached People Groups 30
Region Central and South America
10/40 Window No
Official National Language Portuguese
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 89.5%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 24.7%  [2]
Country Progress Level 5
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.754 (0=Low to 1=High UN)

Links
Operation World
Ethnologue Language Listing
State Department Religious Freedom Report
World Factbook

Notes
[1]  Calculated by summing the major religion data for the people groups in the country.
[2]  Calculated by summing the Evangelical data for the people groups in the country.
 
Prayer Cards
All
Unreached
Maps
Indian Tribes of Brazil Map (Source: SEPAL)
Language Map (Ethnologue)
Ethnolinguistic Map (Univ of Texas)
Perry-Castaneda Map Collection
 
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