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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Least Reached Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Aheu Luang300Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAheuP
Aheu Luang
 T
Akeu3,0000.05 %0.10 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAkeuP
Akeu
 T
Akha76,000Y2.00 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAkhaP
Akha
M
Akha of Laos
T
Alak4,700Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAlakP
Alak
M
Alak of Laos
T
Alu6,900Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsNisu, EasternP
Alu
 T
Arem800Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAremP
Arem
M
Arem of Laos
T
Bit2,400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsBitP
Bit
M
Bit of Laos
T
Bo3,900Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsBoP
Bo
M
Bo of Laos
T
Brao25,000Y0.76 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLaveP
Brao
M
Brao of Laos
T
Bru, Eastern22,000Y1.50 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsBru, EasternP
Bru, Eastern
M
Bru, Eastern of Laos
T
Burmese6000.00 %0.00 %Y1 BuddhismBurmeseP
Burmese
 T
Cham, Western9000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamCham, WesternP
Cham, Western
M
Cham, Western of Laos
T
Chatong800Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Chatong
 T
Chepya2,400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 BuddhismChepya   
Chut-May400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsChutP
Chut-May
M
Chut-May of Laos
T
Chut-Ruc200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsChutP
Chut-Ruc
M
Chut-Ruc of Laos
T
Chut-Sach200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsChutP
Chut-Sach
M
Chut-Sach of Laos
T
Con2,200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsCon   
DeafY2.60 %3.00 %4 BuddhismLaos Sign Language   
Giay7,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsBouyeiP
Giay
 T
Gie Trieng13,000Y2.40 %3.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsJehP
Gie Trieng
 T
Halang6,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsHalangP
Halang
M
Halang of Laos
T
Halang Doan3,100Y3.00 %4.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHalang Doan M
Halang Doan of Laos
T
Han Chinese, Cantonese18,0005.00 %8.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, YueP
Han Chinese, Cantonese
 T
Han Chinese, Mandarin64,0005.00 %8.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Hani1,700Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsHaniP
Hani
 T
Hmong Bua1,800Y2.00 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsMiao, Chuanqiandian ClusterP
Hmong Bua
M
Hmong Bua of Laos
 
Hmong Daw245,000Y3.00 %4.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHmong DawP
Hmong Daw
 T
Hmong Njua132,000Y0.80 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsHmong NjuaP
Hmong Njua
M
Hmong Njua of Laos
T
Hung2,000Y2.50 %3.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsHungP
Hung
M
Hung of Laos
T
Hung-Tum900Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsHungP
Hung-Tum
M
Hung-Tum of Laos
T
Ir5,900Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsIrP
Ir
M
Ir of Laos
T
Iu Mien18,000Y7.90 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsIu MienP
Iu Mien
M
Iu Mien of Laos
T
Jeng5,400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsOyP
Jeng
M
Jeng of Laos
T
Kado4,800Y0.50 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKaduoP
Kado
M
Kado of Laos
 
Kanay900Y7.00 %9.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Kanay
 T
Kaseng1,600Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTalieng   
Katang, Northern65,000Y0.08 %0.08 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKatang, NorthernP
Katang, Northern
M
Katang, Northern of Laos
T
Katang, Southern40,000Y0.08 %0.08 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKatang, Southern   
Katu, EasternY0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKatu, EasternP
Katu, Eastern
 T
Katu, Western28,000Y0.80 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKatu, WesternP
Katu, Western
M
Katu, Western of Laos
T
Khlor13,000Y0.40 %0.50 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKhlorP
Khlor
M
Khlor of Laos
T
Khmer, Central5,8001.60 %3.00 %Y1 BuddhismKhmerP
Khmer, Central
M
Khmer, Central of Laos
T
Khmu732,000Y9.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKhmuP
Khmu
M
Khmu of Laos
T
Khmu, KeunY0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKhmuP
Khmu, Keun
M
Khmu, Keun of Laos
T
Khmu, KhongY3.57 %4.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKhmuP
Khmu, Khong
 T
Khmu, LuY0.89 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKhmuP
Khmu, Lu
M
Khmu, Lu of Laos
T
Khmu, MeY3.00 %4.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKhmuP
Khmu, Me
 T
Khmu, RokY1.70 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKhmuP
Khmu, Rok
 T
Khua4,300Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKhuaP
Khua
M
Khua of Laos
T
Khuen12,000Y1.00 %1.50 %Y1 BuddhismKhuenP
Khuen
 T
Kim Mun6,800Y0.80 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKim MunP
Kim Mun
 T
Kiorr4,600Y0.60 %1.00 %Y1 BuddhismKiorr  T
Kongsat100Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Kongsat
 T
Kri1,100Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Kri
M
Kri of Laos
T
Kuan3,800Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKuanP
Kuan
 T
Kui52,000Y0.90 %1.00 %Y1 BuddhismKuayP
Kui
M
Kui of Laos
T
Kui Lung4,700Y9.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Kui Lung
 T
Lahu Aga9,000Y7.90 %8.50 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLahuP
Lahu Aga
 T
Lahu Phu3,700Y11.00 %15.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsLahuP
Lahu Phu
 T
Lahu Shi3,600Y10.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLahu ShiP
Lahu Shi
M
Lahu Shi of Laos
T
Lamet24,000Y0.80 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsRmeetP
Lamet
M
Lamet of Laos
T
Lanten6,400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknown  T
Lao3,144,000Y2.00 %3.50 %Y1 BuddhismLaoP
Lao
M
Lao of Laos
T
Lao Phuan142,000Y0.80 %1.00 %Y1 BuddhismPhuanP
Lao Phuan
M
Lao Phuan of Laos
T
Laopang13,000Y11.00 %14.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsLaopangP
Laopang
M
Laopang of Laos
 
Laoseng11,000Y0.80 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTarengP
Laoseng
M
Laoseng of Laos
T
Laven31,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLavenP
Laven
M
Laven of Laos
T
Lawi700Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Lawi
 T
Mal35,000Y1.80 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsMalP
Mal
M
Mal of Laos
T
Maleng600Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsMalengP
Maleng
 T
Mlabri600Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsMlabriP
Mlabri
M
Mlabri of Laos
T
Ngae16,000Y3.50 %4.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKriangP
Ngae
 T
Nguan36,000Y0.85 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKhmuP
Nguan
M
Nguan of Laos
T
Nguon2,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsNguonP
Nguon
 T
Nung1,400Y0.60 %0.70 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsNungP
Nung
M
Nung of Laos
T
Nyahon4,700Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsNyaheunP
Nyahon
M
Nyahon of Laos
T
Nyaw17,000Y0.40 %0.50 %Y1 BuddhismNyawP
Nyaw
M
Nyaw of Laos
T
O-Du800Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsO'duP
O-Du
 T
Oy13,000Y0.80 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsOyP
Oy
M
Oy of Laos
T
Pacoh20,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPacohP
Pacoh
M
Pacoh of Laos
T
Pala5,500Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAkhaP
Pala
M
Pala of Laos
T
Pana500Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPhana'P
Pana
M
Pana of Laos
T
Phu Thai228,000Y0.40 %0.50 %Y1 BuddhismPhu ThaiP
Phu Thai
M
Phu Thai of Laos
T
Phunoi54,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPhunoiP
Phunoi
M
Phunoi of Laos
T
Pong2,200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPhong-KniangP
Pong
M
Pong of Laos
T
Pouhoy300Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Pouhoy
 T
Poumong1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Poumong
 T
Poussang2,600Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Poussang
 T
Prai27,000Y0.70 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPraiP
Prai
M
Prai of Laos
T
Pu Ko200Y2.30 %3.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknown   
Puoc10,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsPuocP
Puoc
M
Puoc of Laos
T
Saek4,600Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsSaekP
Saek
M
Saek of Laos
T
Samtao4,300Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 BuddhismSamtaoP
Samtao
 T
Sapuan5,200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsSapuanP
Sapuan
M
Sapuan of Laos
T
Sedang6000.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsSedangP
Sedang
 T
Sila2,700Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsSilaP
Sila
M
Sila of Laos
T
So141,000Y1.00 %1.40 %Y1 BuddhismSoP
So
M
So of Laos
T
So Tri11,000Y0.05 %0.10 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsBru, EasternP
So Tri
M
So Tri of Laos
T
Sou3,200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsSouP
Sou
 T
Ta Oi, Lower21,000Y0.10 %0.10 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTa'oih, Lower   
Ta Oi, Upper46,000Y1.80 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTa'oih, UpperP
Ta Oi, Upper
M
Ta Oi, Upper of Laos
T
Tahang400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Tahang
 T
Tai Daeng42,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTai DaengP
Tai Daeng
M
Tai Daeng of Laos
T
Tai Dam75,000Y0.18 %0.20 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTai DamP
Tai Dam
M
Tai Dam of Laos
T
Tai Do10,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTai YoP
Tai Do
 T
Tai Doi800Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 BuddhismTai LoiP
Tai Doi
M
Tai Doi of Laos
T
Tai Gapong1,500Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 BuddhismPhu ThaiP
Tai Gapong
 T
Tai He11,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 BuddhismLanguage unknownP
Tai He
 T
Tai Kaleun9,1000.00 %0.00 %Y1 BuddhismThai, NortheasternP
Tai Kaleun
 T
Tai Kao283,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTai DonP
Tai Kao
M
Tai Kao of Laos
T
Tai Khang72,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 BuddhismKangP
Tai Khang
 T
Tai Khun8001.90 %2.30 %Y1 BuddhismKhunP
Tai Khun
  
Tai Laan600Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 BuddhismLanguage unknownP
Tai Laan
 T
Tai Long5,800Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTai Long   
Tai Lue150,000Y0.10 %0.10 %Y1 BuddhismLuP
Tai Lue
M
Tai Lue of Laos
T
Tai Nua, Chinese Shan53,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 BuddhismTai NuaP
Tai Nua, Chinese Shan
  
Tai Pao5,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTai PaoP
Tai Pao
M
Tai Pao of Laos
T
Tai Peung1,400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Tai Peung
 T
Tai Sam1,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknown   
Taket600Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Taket
 T
Talieng36,000Y0.12 %0.20 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTaliengP
Talieng
 T
Tamoy700Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Tamoy
 T
Tay Khang200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsTay Khang  T
Tay Pong3,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsHungP
Tay Pong
M
Tay Pong of Laos
T
Tayten400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Tayten
 T
Tchaho400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsLanguage unknownP
Tchaho
 T
Thae10,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsOyP
Thae
M
Thae of Laos
T
Thai, Central138,0000.30 %0.60 %Y1 BuddhismThaiP
Thai, Central
 T
Thai, Northeastern, Isan8,5000.00 %0.00 %Y1 BuddhismThai, NortheasternP
Thai, Northeastern, Isan
 T
Thai, Northern36,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 BuddhismThai, NorthernP
Thai, Northern
 T
Tong14,000Y2.20 %3.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsOngP
Tong
 T
Vietnamese117,0001.80 %9.00 %2 BuddhismVietnameseP
Vietnamese
 T
Yoy1,500Y2.10 %2.50 %4 Ethnic ReligionsYoyP
Yoy
 T
Total People Groups:   134 6,852,000 119     112     121 67 120
Unclassified / Other Individuals 66,000  
UN Country Population (2016) 6,918,000  
Other reported groups:  1  
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Laos – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 112 83.6 % 5,574,000 81.3 %
  2 - Minimally reached 1 0.7 % 117,000 1.7 %
  3 - Superficially reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 19 14.2 % 1,145,000 16.7 %
  5 - Significantly reached 2 1.5 % 17,000 0.2 %
Totals 134   6,852,000  


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

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Aheu Luang
300


Akeu
3,000


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Akha
76,000


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Alak
4,700


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Alu
6,900


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Arem
800


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Bit
2,400


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Bo
3,900


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Brao
25,000


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Bru, Eastern
22,000


Burmese
600


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Cham, Western
900


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Chatong
800


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Chut-May
400


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Chut-Ruc
200


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Chut-Sach
200


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Giay
7,000


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Gie Trieng
13,000


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Halang
6,000


Han Chinese, Cantonese
18,000


Han Chinese, Mandarin
64,000


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Hani
1,700


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Hmong Bua
1,800


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Hmong Daw
245,000


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Hmong Njua
132,000


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Hung
2,000


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Hung-Tum
900


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Ir
5,900


Iu Mien
18,000


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Jeng
5,400


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Kado
4,800


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Kanay
900


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Katang, Northern
65,000


Katu, Eastern
Unknown


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Katu, Western
28,000


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Khlor
13,000


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Khmer, Central
5,800


Khmu
732,000


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Khmu, Keun
Unknown


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Khmu, Khong
Unknown


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Khmu, Lu
Unknown


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Khmu, Me
Unknown


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Khmu, Rok
Unknown


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Khua
4,300


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Khuen
12,000


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Kim Mun
6,800


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Kongsat
100


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Kri
1,100


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Kuan
3,800


Kui
52,000


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Kui Lung
4,700


Lahu Aga
9,000


Lahu Phu
3,700


Lahu Shi
3,600


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Lamet
24,000


Lao
3,144,000


Lao Phuan
142,000


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Laopang
13,000


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Laoseng
11,000


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Laven
31,000


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Lawi
700


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Mal
35,000


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Maleng
600


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Mlabri
600


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Ngae
16,000


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Nguan
36,000


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Nguon
2,000


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Nung
1,400


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Nyahon
4,700


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Nyaw
17,000


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O-Du
800


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Oy
13,000


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Pacoh
20,000


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Pala
5,500


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Pana
500


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Phu Thai
228,000


Phunoi
54,000


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Pong
2,200


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Pouhoy
300


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Poumong
1,200


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Poussang
2,600


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Prai
27,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Puoc
10,000


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Saek
4,600


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Samtao
4,300


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Sapuan
5,200


Sedang
600


Sila
2,700


So
141,000


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So Tri
11,000


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Sou
3,200


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Ta Oi, Upper
46,000


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Tahang
400


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Tai Daeng
42,000


Tai Dam
75,000


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Tai Do
10,000


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Tai Doi
800


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Tai Gapong
1,500


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Tai He
11,000


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Tai Kaleun
9,100


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Tai Kao
283,000


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Tai Khang
72,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Tai Khun
800


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Tai Laan
600


Tai Lue
150,000


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Tai Nua, Chinese Shan
53,000


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Tai Pao
5,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Tai Peung
1,400


© Copyrighted Photo
Taket
600


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Talieng
36,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Tamoy
700


© Copyrighted Photo
Tay Pong
3,000


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Tayten
400


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Tchaho
400


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Thae
10,000


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Thai, Central
138,000


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Thai, Northeastern, Isan
8,500


Thai, Northern
36,000


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Tong
14,000


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Vietnamese
117,000


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Yoy
1,500

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Laos – 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
Aheuthm11None
Akeuaeu11NT
Akhaahk22Complete
Alakalk11Need?
Aremaem11Need?
Bitbgk11Need?
Bobgl11Need?
Bouyeipcc11None
Bru, Easternbru22Complete
Burmesemya11Complete
Cham, Westerncja11None
Chepyaycp11None
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Chinese, Yueyue10Complete
Chutscb33None
Concno11Need?
Halanghal11Portions
Halang Doanhld10None
Hanihni11None
Hmong Dawmww10Complete
Hmong Njuahnj11Complete
Hunghnu32Need?
Irirr11Need?
Iu Mienium10Complete
Jehjeh10NT
Kaduoktp11Need?
Kangkyp11Need?
Katang, Northernncq11None
Katang, Southernsct11None
Katu, Easternktv11NT
Katu, Westernkuf11None
Khlorllo11Need?
Khmerkhm11Complete
Khmukjg74Portions
Khuaxhv11None
Khuenkhf11None
Khunkkh11Portions
Kim Munmji11None
Kiorrxko11Need?
Kriangngt10None
Kuanuan11Need?
Kuaykdt11NT
Lahulhu20Complete
Lahu Shilhi10NT
Language unknownxxx2017None
Laolao11Complete
Laopanglbg10Need?
Laos Sign Languagelso10Need?
Lavebrb11Portions
Lavenlbo11None
Lukhb11NT
Malmlf11NT
Malengpkt11Need?
Miao, Chuanqiandian Clustercqd11None
Mlabrimra11Need?
Nguonnuo11None
Nisu, Easternnos11None
Nungnut11Portions
Nyaheunnev11None
Nyawnyw11Need?
O'dutyh11None
Ongoog10Need?
Oyoyb33None
Pacohpac11Portions
Phana'phq11Need?
Phong-Kniangpnx11Need?
Phu Thaipht22None
Phuanphu11Need?
Phunoipho11None
Praiprt11None
Puocpuo11None
Rmeetlbn11None
Saekskb11Need?
Samtaostu11None
Sapuanspu11Need?
Sedangsed11None
Silaslt11Need?
Sosss11Portions
Sousqq11Need?
Ta'oih, Lowertto11None
Ta'oih, Uppertth11None
Tai Daengtyr11None
Tai Damblt11NT
Tai Dontwh11Portions
Tai Loitlq11None
Tai Longthi11Need?
Tai Nuatdd11Portions
Tai Paotpo11Need?
Tai Yotyj11None
Taliengtdf22Need?
Tarengtgr11Need?
Tay Khangtnu11Need?
Thaitha11Complete
Thai, Northeasterntts22Portions
Thai, Northernnod11NT
Vietnamesevie10Complete
Yoyyoy10None
Totals: 97 134 112   32 16 23 64 6
Data Notes
Data Sources
Progress Scale:  
People Selector:
Laos – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 2.3 %
(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.
Laos – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Laos. Ministries in the Laos 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 Laos   Ministries in Southeast Asia
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Country Level Ministries Size
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Regional Level Ministries Size
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Data Sources
 
People Selector:
Laos – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 6,852,000
Percent Urbanization 38 %
Total People Groups 134
Unreached People Groups 112
Region Southeast Asia
10/40 Window Yes
Official National Language Lao
Primary Religion Buddhism
Percent Professing Christian 3.4%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 2.3%  [2]
Country Progress Level 4
Persecution Ranking 24 (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.569 (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.
 
Prayer Cards
All
Unreached
Maps
Political Map (UN)
Language Map (Ethnologue)
Ethnolinguistic Map (Univ of Texas)
Perry-Castaneda Map Collection
 
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