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China, Hong Kong
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China, Hong Kong – People Groups
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Definitions:
Progress Scale:  
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People Groups
(click people name for profile)
Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Least Reached Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
British21,0008.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Chinese, general303,000Y5.00 %9.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, YueP
Chinese, general
  
DeafY6.10 %12.41 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHong Kong Sign Language   
Filipino, Tagalog132,00017.00 %95.00 %5 ChristianityTagalogP
Filipino, Tagalog
  
Han Chinese, Cantonese6,274,000Y6.10 %11.10 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, YueP
Han Chinese, Cantonese
 T
Han Chinese, Hakka73,000Y1.50 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, HakkaP
Han Chinese, Hakka
 T
Han Chinese, Mandarin67,0005.00 %7.50 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, Min BeiP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Han Chinese, Min Nan83,000Y7.00 %11.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, Min NanP
Han Chinese, Min Nan
  
Han Chinese, Wu62,00010.00 %13.40 %4 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, WuP
Han Chinese, Wu
  
Hui36,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamChinese, MandarinP
Hui
  
Indonesian132,00010.00 %17.00 %4 IslamIndonesianP
Indonesian
 T
Japanese12,0000.30 %1.00 %Y1 BuddhismJapaneseP
Japanese
 T
Javanese1,5008.00 %19.00 %4 IslamJavaneseP
Javanese
  
Jew, French8000.50 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsFrenchP
Jew, French
  
Korean3,80016.80 %30.60 %5 Non-ReligiousKoreanP
Korean
  
Macanese6,8003.00 %77.00 %4 ChristianityMacanese   
Malay15,0000.45 %0.50 %Y1 IslamMalayP
Malay
M
Malay of China, Hong Kong
 
Nepali, general16,0000.90 %1.00 %Y1 HinduismNepaliP
Nepali, general
 T
Persian8000.90 %1.00 %Y1 IslamPersian, IranianP
Persian
 T
Portuguese23,0002.80 %95.00 %4 ChristianityPortugueseP
Portuguese
  
Sinhalese8001.00 %1.00 %Y1 BuddhismSinhalaP
Sinhalese
  
South Asian, general42,0000.80 %2.00 %Y1 HinduismLanguage unknownP
South Asian, general
 T
Thai, Central11,0000.60 %1.40 %Y1 BuddhismThaiP
Thai, Central
 T
Vietnamese47,0001.20 %9.40 %2 BuddhismVietnameseP
Vietnamese
  
Total People Groups:   24 7,364,000 5     10     22 1 9
Unclassified / Other Individuals 38,000  
UN Country Population (2017) 7,402,000  
Data Notes
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China, Hong Kong – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 10 41.7 % 207,000 2.8 %
  2 - Minimally reached 1 4.2 % 47,000 0.6 %
  3 - Superficially reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 11 45.8 % 6,973,000 94.7 %
  5 - Significantly reached 2 8.3 % 136,000 1.8 %
Totals 24   7,364,000  


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.
China, Hong Kong – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

British
21,000


Chinese, general
303,000


Filipino, Tagalog
132,000


Han Chinese, Cantonese
6,274,000


Han Chinese, Hakka
73,000


Han Chinese, Mandarin
67,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Han Chinese, Min Nan
83,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Han Chinese, Wu
62,000


Hui
36,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Indonesian
132,000


Japanese
12,000


Javanese
1,500


© Copyrighted Photo
Jew, French
800


Korean
3,800


© Copyrighted Photo
Malay
15,000


Nepali, general
16,000


Persian
800


Portuguese
23,000


Sinhalese
800


South Asian, general
42,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Thai, Central
11,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Vietnamese
47,000

China, Hong Kong People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
China, Hong Kong – Languages
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Definitions:
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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
Chinese, Hakkahak11Complete
Chinese, Mandarincmn11Complete
Chinese, Min Beimnp10NT
Chinese, Min Nannan10Complete
Chinese, Wuwuu10Complete
Chinese, Yueyue20Complete
Englisheng10Complete
Frenchfra11Complete
Hong Kong Sign Languagehks10None
Indonesianind10Complete
Japanesejpn11Complete
Javanesejav10Complete
Koreankor10Complete
Language unknownxxx11None
Macanesemzs10Need?
Malayzlm11Complete
Nepalinpi11Complete
Persian, Iranianpes11Complete
Portuguesepor10Complete
Sinhalasin11Complete
Tagalogtgl10Complete
Thaitha11Complete
Vietnamesevie10Complete
Totals: 23 24 10   20 18 19 20 13
Data Notes
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China, Hong Kong – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 6.2 %
(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.
China, Hong Kong – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in China, Hong Kong. Ministries in the China, Hong Kong section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the Northeast 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 China, Hong Kong   Ministries in Northeast Asia
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Country Level Ministries Size
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Regional Level Ministries Size
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China, Hong Kong – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 7,364,000
Percent Urbanization 100 %
Total People Groups 24
Unreached People Groups 10
Region Northeast Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Official National Language Chinese, Mandarin
Secondary National LanguageEnglish
Primary Religion Ethnic Religions
Percent Professing Christian 12.8%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 6.2%  [2]
Country Progress Level 4
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.917 (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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