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Cambodia – People Groups
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People Groups
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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Least Reached Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Brao11,0000.25 %0.50 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLaveP
Brao
M
Brao of Cambodia
T
British1,0008.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Bunong, Mnong, Central44,0005.20 %8.10 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMnong, CentralP
Bunong, Mnong, Central
 T
Burmese5,0000.07 %0.09 %Y1 BuddhismBurmeseP
Burmese
 T
Cham, Western241,000Y0.01 %0.01 %Y1 IslamCham, WesternP
Cham, Western
M
Cham, Western of Cambodia
T
Chong1,5000.30 %1.00 %Y1 BuddhismChongP
Chong
M
Chong of Cambodia
T
DeafY1.60 %3.13 %Y1 BuddhismLanguage unknown  T
English-Speaking, general2,20025.00 %84.00 %5 ChristianityEnglish   
Eurasian13,0003.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityFrenchP
Eurasian
  
French1,6000.50 %76.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Han Chinese, Cantonese10,0000.40 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, YueP
Han Chinese, Cantonese
 T
Han Chinese, Hainanese13,0000.40 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, Min NanP
Han Chinese, Hainanese
  
Han Chinese, Hakka8,1000.55 %1.20 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, HakkaP
Han Chinese, Hakka
 T
Han Chinese, Mandarin2,0000.40 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Han Chinese, Min Nan5,1000.55 %1.20 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, Min NanP
Han Chinese, Min Nan
 T
Han Chinese, Teochew184,0000.40 %1.40 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, Min NanP
Han Chinese, Teochew
 T
Jarai24,0005.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJaraiP
Jarai
M
Jarai of Cambodia
T
Kaco, Kachok4,000Y5.00 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKaco'P
Kaco, Kachok
  
Kampuchea Krom267,000Y0.60 %1.20 %Y1 BuddhismKhmer, CentralP
Kampuchea Krom
M
Kampuchea Krom of Cambodia
T
Khmer Keh5,600Y0.20 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKhmer, Central   
Khmer, Central13,969,000Y1.70 %3.20 %Y1 BuddhismKhmer, CentralP
Khmer, Central
M
Khmer, Central of Cambodia
T
Korean1,60012.00 %22.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsKoreanP
Korean
  
Kraol4,700Y0.10 %0.10 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKraolP
Kraol
M
Kraol of Cambodia
T
Kravet7,900Y0.10 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKavet   
Krung24,000Y0.75 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKru'ng 2P
Krung
M
Krung of Cambodia
T
Kui33,000Y0.53 %3.50 %Y1 BuddhismKuyP
Kui
M
Kui of Cambodia
T
Lao22,0000.30 %1.40 %Y1 BuddhismLaoP
Lao
M
Lao of Cambodia
T
Lao Phuan2,2001.00 %2.00 %Y1 BuddhismPhuanP
Lao Phuan
  
Malay17,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamMalayP
Malay
M
Malay of Cambodia
T
Mel1,600Y0.60 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Mel
M
Mel of Cambodia
T
Pear1,800Y0.30 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPearP
Pear
M
Pear of Cambodia
T
Rade15,00015.00 %41.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsRadeP
Rade
  
Sa'och500Y0.40 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsSa'ochP
Sa'och
M
Sa'och of Cambodia
T
Samre200Y0.00 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKhmer, Central M
Samre of Cambodia
T
Somray4,900Y0.50 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsSomray M
Somray of Cambodia
T
South Asian, general1,7002.00 %9.00 %2 HinduismHindiP
South Asian, general
 T
Stieng, Bulo7,9003.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsStieng, BuloP
Stieng, Bulo
M
Stieng, Bulo of Cambodia
T
Suoy1,600Y1.50 %1.50 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsSuoy M
Suoy of Cambodia
T
T'moan700Y0.40 %51.00 %3 ChristianityKraolP
T'moan
M
T'moan of Cambodia
T
Tampuan36,000Y1.00 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTampuanP
Tampuan
M
Tampuan of Cambodia
T
Thai, Central3,2000.15 %0.60 %Y1 BuddhismThaiP
Thai, Central
 T
Vietnamese787,0000.17 %3.00 %Y1 BuddhismVietnameseP
Vietnamese
M
Vietnamese of Cambodia
T
Total People Groups:   42 15,787,000 18     30     35 21 32
Unclassified / Other Individuals 40,000  
UN Country Population (2016) 15,827,000  
Other reported groups:  2  
Data Notes
Data Sources
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Cambodia – 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 71.4 % 15,670,000 99.3 %
  2 - Minimally reached 1 2.4 % 1,700 0.0 %
  3 - Superficially reached 2 4.8 % 2,300 0.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 6 14.3 % 94,000 0.6 %
  5 - Significantly reached 3 7.1 % 19,000 0.1 %
Totals 42   15,787,000  


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.
Cambodia – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

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Brao
11,000


British
1,000


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Bunong, Mnong, Central
44,000


Burmese
5,000


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Cham, Western
241,000


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Chong
1,500


Eurasian
13,000


French
1,600


Han Chinese, Cantonese
10,000


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Han Chinese, Hainanese
13,000


Han Chinese, Hakka
8,100


Han Chinese, Mandarin
2,000


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Han Chinese, Min Nan
5,100


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Han Chinese, Teochew
184,000


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Jarai
24,000


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Kaco, Kachok
4,000


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Kampuchea Krom
267,000


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Khmer, Central
13,969,000


Korean
1,600


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Kraol
4,700


Krung
24,000


Kui
33,000


Lao
22,000


Lao Phuan
2,200


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Malay
17,000


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Mel
1,600


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Pear
1,800


Rade
15,000


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Sa'och
500


South Asian, general
1,700


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Stieng, Bulo
7,900


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T'moan
700


Tampuan
36,000


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Thai, Central
3,200


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Vietnamese
787,000

Cambodia People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Cambodia – Languages
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Language
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Language
Code
# Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Burmesemya11Complete
Cham, Westerncja11None
Chinese, Hakkahak11Complete
Chinese, Mandarincmn11Complete
Chinese, Min Nannan33Complete
Chinese, Yueyue11Complete
Chongcog11Need?
Englisheng20Complete
Frenchfra20Complete
Hindihin10Complete
Jaraijra10Complete
Kaco'xkk10None
Kavetkrv11None
Khmer, Centralkhm44Complete
Koreankor10Complete
Kraolrka21None
Kru'ng 2krr11Portions
Kuykdt11NT
Language unknownxxx22None
Laolao11Complete
Lavebrb11Portions
Malayzlm11Need?
Mnong, Centralcmo10NT
Pearpcb11Need?
Phuanphu11Need?
Raderad10Complete
Sa'ochscq11Need?
Somraysmu11Need?
Stieng, Bulosti10Portions
Suoysyo11None
Tampuantpu11Portions
Thaitha11Complete
Vietnamesevie11Complete
Totals: 33 42 30   21 14 18 28 11
Data Notes
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Cambodia – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 1.6 %
(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.
Cambodia – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Cambodia. Ministries in the Cambodia section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the Southeast Asia 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 Cambodia   Ministries in Southeast Asia
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Country Level Ministries Size
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Data Sources
 
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Cambodia – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 15,787,000
Percent Urbanization 21 %
Total People Groups 42
Unreached People Groups 30
Region Southeast Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Official National Language Khmer, Central
Secondary National LanguageFrench
Primary Religion Buddhism
Percent Professing Christian 3.2%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 1.6%  [2]
Country Progress Level 1
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.584 (0=Low to 1=High UN)

Links
Operation World
Window International Country Profile
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.
 
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