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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Least Reached Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Abaza45,000Y0.02 %1.00 %Y1 IslamAbazaP
Abaza
M
Abaza of Russia
T
Abkhaz12,0000.09 %70.00 %3 ChristianityAbkhazP
Abkhaz
M
Abkhaz of Russia
T
Adyghe, West Circassian140,000Y0.07 %0.08 %Y1 IslamAdygheP
Adyghe, West Circassian
M
Adyghe, West Circassian of Russia
T
Aghul35,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamAghulP
Aghul
M
Aghul of Russia
T
Akhvakh6,700Y0.03 %0.03 %Y1 IslamAkhvakh M
Akhvakh of Russia
T
Akkin102,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamChechen M
Akkin of Russia
T
Aleut, Eastern5000.60 %1.00 %Y1 Non-ReligiousAleut M
Aleut, Eastern of Russia
 
Altai-Kizhi75,000Y0.33 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAltai, SouthernP
Altai-Kizhi
 T
Alutor2,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAlutor  T
Americans, U.S.1,60022.00 %75.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
Americans, U.S.
  
Andalal61,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamAvar M
Andalal of Russia
T
Andi, Qwannab31,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamAndiP
Andi, Qwannab
M
Andi, Qwannab of Russia
T
Antsukh51,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamAvar M
Antsukh of Russia
T
Arab, Uzbeki9,6000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamArabic, Uzbeki Spoken   
Archi, Archintsy2,000Y0.00 %1.00 %Y1 IslamArchi M
Archi, Archintsy of Russia
T
Armenian1,187,0008.70 %94.00 %4 ChristianityArmenianP
Armenian
M
Armenian of Russia
T
Assyrian11,0001.00 %90.00 %3 ChristianityAssyrian Neo-AramaicP
Assyrian
 T
Avar, Dagestani767,000Y0.01 %0.01 %Y1 IslamAvarP
Avar, Dagestani
M
Avar, Dagestani of Russia
T
Azerbaijani606,0000.20 %3.00 %Y1 IslamAzerbaijani, NorthP
Azerbaijani
M
Azerbaijani of Russia
T
Bagulal6,700Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamBagvalal M
Bagulal of Russia
T
Balkar110,000Y0.04 %0.05 %Y1 IslamKarachay-BalkarP
Balkar
M
Balkar of Russia
T
Baraba Tatar, Siberian20,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTatar, Siberian   
Bashkir1,591,000Y0.90 %6.00 %2 IslamBashkortP
Bashkir
M
Bashkir of Russia
T
Batlukh-Gid31,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamAvar M
Batlukh-Gid of Russia
T
Belarusian524,0001.30 %71.00 %3 ChristianityBelarusianP
Belarusian
  
Beserman2,300Y0.00 %55.00 %3 ChristianityUdmurt   
Bezhta9,200Y0.02 %0.02 %Y1 IslamBezhta M
Bezhta of Russia
T
Botlukh7,200Y0.02 %0.03 %Y1 IslamBotlikh M
Botlukh of Russia
T
British1,0008.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Bulgarian24,0001.90 %80.00 %3 ChristianityBulgarianP
Bulgarian
 T
Buriat, Russian463,000Y0.04 %1.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsBuriat, RussiaP
Buriat, Russian
 T
Chamalal9,700Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamChamalal M
Chamalal of Russia
T
Chechen, Nohchi1,432,000Y0.01 %0.01 %Y1 IslamChechenP
Chechen, Nohchi
M
Chechen, Nohchi of Russia
T
Chelkans1,200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAltai, Northern  T
Chirag / Amuq3,000Y0.07 %0.07 %Y1 IslamDargwa M
Chirag / Amuq of Russia
T
Chukchi16,000Y1.25 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsChukchiP
Chukchi
M
Chukchi of Russia
T
Chuvan1,600Y0.30 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsYukaghir, Southern M
Chuvan of Russia
T
Chuvash, Bolgar1,442,000Y1.20 %50.00 %2 ChristianityChuvashP
Chuvash, Bolgar
M
Chuvash, Bolgar of Russia
 
Cuban7004.00 %52.00 %4 ChristianitySpanish   
Czech1,9000.70 %26.00 %2 Non-ReligiousCzechP
Czech
  
Dargin440,000Y0.01 %0.01 %Y1 IslamDargwaP
Dargin
M
Dargin of Russia
T
DeafY1.90 %66.00 %3 ChristianityRussian Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
Didoi, Tsez18,000Y0.01 %0.01 %Y1 IslamDido M
Didoi, Tsez of Russia
T
Digor102,000Y0.02 %0.03 %Y1 IslamOssetic  T
Dolgan7,900Y0.90 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsDolgan M
Dolgan of Russia
T
Dungan1,7000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamDunganP
Dungan
 T
Enets, Yenisei Samoyed200Y0.00 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsEnets, ForestP
Enets, Yenisei Samoyed
M
Enets, Yenisei Samoyed of Russia
T
Eskimo, Siberian1,700Y0.80 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsYupik, Central SiberianP
Eskimo, Siberian
M
Eskimo, Siberian of Russia
 
Estonian18,0004.90 %45.00 %4 Non-ReligiousEstonian, StandardP
Estonian
  
Even, Lamut22,000Y0.32 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsEven M
Even, Lamut of Russia
 
Evenki39,000Y0.18 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsEvenkiP
Evenki
M
Evenki of Russia
T
Finnish20,00012.10 %84.00 %5 ChristianityFinnishP
Finnish
 T
French1,5001.00 %61.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Gagauzi Turk14,0004.00 %80.00 %4 ChristianityGagauzP
Gagauzi Turk
  
Georgian, Ajari158,0001.50 %79.00 %3 ChristianityGeorgianP
Georgian, Ajari
M
Georgian, Ajari of Russia
T
German396,0002.10 %64.00 %4 ChristianityGerman, StandardP
German
  
Ghunzib, Hunzib2,500Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamHunzib M
Ghunzib, Hunzib of Russia
T
Gilyak, Nivkh4,700Y0.40 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsGilyak M
Gilyak, Nivkh of Russia
T
Ginukh, Hinux600Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamHinukhP
Ginukh, Hinux
M
Ginukh, Hinux of Russia
T
Godoberi3,100Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamGhodoberi M
Godoberi of Russia
T
Greek86,0000.40 %91.00 %3 ChristianityGreekP
Greek
 T
Han Chinese, Mandarin29,0005.70 %6.00 %4 Non-ReligiousRussianP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Hungarian2,8002.80 %88.00 %4 ChristianityHungarianP
Hungarian
  
Ingush, Galgai423,000Y0.00 %0.01 %Y1 IslamIngushP
Ingush, Galgai
M
Ingush, Galgai of Russia
T
Italian1,4001.10 %83.00 %3 ChristianityItalianP
Italian
  
Itelmen3,200Y0.94 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsRussian M
Itelmen of Russia
T
Izhor, Ingrian300Y0.80 %70.00 %3 ChristianityIngrian   
Japanese9000.50 %1.50 %Y1 BuddhismJapaneseP
Japanese
 T
Jew, Russian157,000Y3.00 %4.70 %4 Ethnic ReligionsRussianP
Jew, Russian
 T
Jewish Tat, Mountain Jews12,000Y0.00 %0.50 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsJudeo-TatP
Jewish Tat, Mountain Jews
M
Jewish Tat, Mountain Jews of Russia
T
Kabardian, East Circassian578,000Y0.02 %6.00 %2 IslamKabardianP
Kabardian, East Circassian
M
Kabardian, East Circassian of Russia
T
Kaitag21,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamDargwa M
Kaitag of Russia
T
Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul184,000Y0.16 %0.16 %Y1 BuddhismKalmyk-OiratP
Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul
M
Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul of Russia
T
Kamchadal1,900Y0.90 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsRussian   
Karachai225,000Y0.02 %0.02 %Y1 IslamKarachay-BalkarP
Karachai
M
Karachai of Russia
T
Karaite200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKaraimP
Karaite
 T
Karakalpak1,5000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamKarakalpakP
Karakalpak
M
Karakalpak of Russia
T
Karata6,500Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamKarata M
Karata of Russia
T
Karelian, Norgorod61,000Y5.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityKarelianP
Karelian, Norgorod
  
Kazakh650,0000.01 %0.10 %Y1 IslamKazakhP
Kazakh
M
Kazakh of Russia
T
Kereks400Y0.90 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsRussian   
Kets, Yenisei Ostyak1,200Y2.40 %4.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKetP
Kets, Yenisei Ostyak
M
Kets, Yenisei Ostyak of Russia
T
Khanti, Ostyak31,000Y0.90 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKhantyP
Khanti, Ostyak
M
Khanti, Ostyak of Russia
T
Khvarshin4,100Y0.02 %0.02 %Y1 IslamKhvarshi M
Khvarshin of Russia
T
Kist7000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamChechen   
Komi-Permyat95,000Y1.20 %43.00 %2 ChristianityKomi-Permyak M
Komi-Permyat of Russia
 
Komi-Yazva4,200Y1.00 %40.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKomi-Zyrian M
Komi-Yazva of Russia
 
Komi-Zyrian229,000Y1.10 %37.00 %2 Ethnic ReligionsKomi-Zyrian M
Komi-Zyrian of Russia
 
Korean154,00017.00 %31.00 %5 ChristianityKoreanP
Korean
 T
Koryak, Nymylan8,000Y0.88 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKoryakP
Koryak, Nymylan
M
Koryak, Nymylan of Russia
 
Kubachi7,200Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamDargwa M
Kubachi of Russia
T
Kumandins2,900Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAltai, Northern  T
Kumyk433,000Y0.01 %0.01 %Y1 IslamKumykP
Kumyk
M
Kumyk of Russia
T
Kurd, Kurmanji23,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamKurdish, NorthernP
Kurd, Kurmanji
 T
Kyrgyz104,0000.70 %5.00 %Y1 IslamKyrgyzP
Kyrgyz
M
Kyrgyz of Russia
T
Lak161,000Y0.03 %0.03 %Y1 IslamLakP
Lak
M
Lak of Russia
T
Latvian, Lett19,0007.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityLatvian, StandardP
Latvian, Lett
  
Lezgin425,000Y0.02 %0.02 %Y1 IslamLezgiP
Lezgin
M
Lezgin of Russia
T
Lithuanian32,0001.10 %85.00 %3 ChristianityLithuanianP
Lithuanian
  
Ludian, Lyudikovian13,000Y1.10 %65.00 %3 ChristianityLudian   
Lyuli5000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamDomariP
Lyuli
  
Mansi, Vogul12,000Y0.60 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsMansi M
Mansi, Vogul of Russia
T
Mari, High24,000Y0.00 %90.00 %3 ChristianityMari, Hill   
Mari, Low550,000Y1.10 %85.00 %3 ChristianityMari, MeadowP
Mari, Low
 T
Mennonites25.00 %90.00 %5 ChristianityPlautdietsch   
Mingrelian600Y1.00 %85.00 %3 ChristianityRussianP
Mingrelian
  
Moldavian157,0003.70 %73.00 %4 ChristianityRomanianP
Moldavian
  
Mongol, Khalka3,0001.20 %2.00 %Y1 BuddhismMongolian, HalhP
Mongol, Khalka
 T
Mordvin-Erzya57,000Y1.60 %64.00 %3 ChristianityErzyaP
Mordvin-Erzya
  
Mordvin-Moksha747,000Y1.60 %65.00 %3 ChristianityMoksha   
Murego / Gubden40,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamDargwa M
Murego / Gubden of Russia
T
Mussulman Tat2,1000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTat, MuslimP
Mussulman Tat
M
Mussulman Tat of Russia
T
Nagaibak8,300Y0.50 %70.00 %3 ChristianityTatar   
Nanai, Gold12,000Y0.41 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsNanaiP
Nanai, Gold
M
Nanai, Gold of Russia
T
Negidal, Nizovsk500Y0.30 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsNegidal M
Negidal, Nizovsk of Russia
T
Nenets, Yurak Samoyed45,000Y0.67 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsNenetsP
Nenets, Yurak Samoyed
M
Nenets, Yurak Samoyed of Russia
T
Nganasan, Tavgi Samoyed900Y0.30 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsNganasan M
Nganasan, Tavgi Samoyed of Russia
 
Nogai93,000Y0.02 %0.02 %Y1 IslamNogaiP
Nogai
M
Nogai of Russia
T
Olonetsian, Livvikovian13,000Y4.00 %60.00 %4 ChristianityLivvi-Karelian   
Orochi600Y0.50 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsRussian M
Orochi of Russia
 
Orok300Y0.40 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsOrok M
Orok of Russia
T
Ossetic438,000Y1.14 %65.00 %3 ChristianityOssetic M
Ossetic of Russia
T
Pashtun Northern5,4000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamPashto, NorthernP
Pashtun Northern
 T
Persian3,7000.20 %0.50 %Y1 IslamPersian, IranianP
Persian
 T
Polish47,0000.30 %90.00 %3 ChristianityPolishP
Polish
 T
Romani, Ruska Roma206,000Y2.00 %60.00 %3 ChristianityRussianP
Romani, Ruska Roma
 T
Romani, Vlax10,0005.00 %65.00 %4 ChristianityRomani, VlaxP
Romani, Vlax
M
Romani, Vlax of Russia
T
Romanian3,2005.40 %97.00 %4 ChristianityRomanianP
Romanian
  
Russian115,514,000Y1.20 %65.00 %3 ChristianityRussianP
Russian
 T
Rutul31,000Y0.01 %0.01 %Y1 IslamRutul M
Rutul of Russia
T
Saami, Kildin400Y2.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianitySaami, Kildin M
Saami, Kildin of Russia
 
Saami, Skolt4001.20 %85.00 %3 ChristianitySaami, Skolt M
Saami, Skolt of Russia
 
Saami, Ter400Y1.00 %60.00 %3 ChristianitySaami, Ter M
Saami, Ter of Russia
 
Selkup, Ostyak Samoyed3,700Y0.70 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsSelkup M
Selkup, Ostyak Samoyed of Russia
 
Serb3,5000.60 %80.00 %3 ChristianitySerbianP
Serb
 T
Shapsug, Circassian4,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamAdyghe  T
South Asian, general35,0000.30 %3.00 %Y1 HinduismHindiP
South Asian, general
 T
Soyot3,600Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 BuddhismTuva M
Soyot of Russia
T
Spaniard1,2001.00 %77.00 %3 ChristianitySpanishP
Spaniard
  
Tabasaran149,000Y0.08 %0.08 %Y1 IslamTabasaranP
Tabasaran
M
Tabasaran of Russia
T
Tajik201,0000.10 %1.00 %Y1 IslamTajikiP
Tajik
M
Tajik of Russia
T
Talysh2,5000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTalyshP
Talysh
M
Talysh of Russia
T
Tatar5,333,000Y0.40 %3.00 %Y1 IslamTatarP
Tatar
M
Tatar of Russia
T
Tatar6,800Y0.10 %1.00 %Y1 IslamTatar  T
Tatar, Chulym400Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsChulymP
Tatar, Chulym
M
Tatar, Chulym of Russia
T
Tatar, Crimean2,500Y0.05 %0.50 %Y1 IslamCrimean TatarP
Tatar, Crimean
M
Tatar, Crimean of Russia
T
Tatar, Khakass73,000Y1.10 %2.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKhakasP
Tatar, Khakass
M
Tatar, Khakass of Russia
T
Tatar, Kriashen35,000Y0.30 %95.00 %3 ChristianityTatar   
Tatar, Mishari800Y0.20 %1.00 %Y1 IslamTatar  T
Tatar, Shorian13,000Y0.50 %1.00 %Y1 IslamShorP
Tatar, Shorian
M
Tatar, Shorian of Russia
 
Taz300Y0.70 %5.00 %Y1 Non-ReligiousRussian   
Telengit3,700Y5.70 %8.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsAltai, Southern M
Telengit of Russia
 
Teleut, Altai2,700Y1.00 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAltai, SouthernP
Teleut, Altai
M
Teleut, Altai of Russia
T
Tindi10,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTindi M
Tindi of Russia
T
Tobol-Irtysh Tatar, Siberian74,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTatar, Siberian  T
Tofalar800Y0.50 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKaragas M
Tofalar of Russia
 
Tomsk Tatar, Siberian6,600Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTatar, Siberian   
Tsakhur10,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTsakhurP
Tsakhur
M
Tsakhur of Russia
T
Tsudakar20,000Y0.01 %0.01 %Y1 IslamDargwa M
Tsudakar of Russia
T
Tubalars2,000Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsAltai, Northern  T
Turk55,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamTurkishP
Turk
 T
Turk, Meskhetian61,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamRussianP
Turk, Meskhetian
 T
Turkmen37,0000.00 %2.00 %Y1 IslamTurkmenP
Turkmen
M
Turkmen of Russia
T
Tuva, Uriankhai265,000Y0.19 %1.50 %Y1 Non-ReligiousTuvaP
Tuva, Uriankhai
M
Tuva, Uriankhai of Russia
T
Tuvans-Todzhans1,900Y0.00 %0.00 %Y1 BuddhismTuvaP
Tuvans-Todzhans
M
Tuvans-Todzhans of Russia
T
Udege1,500Y0.20 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsUdiheP
Udege
M
Udege of Russia
T
Udin4,3001.00 %90.00 %3 ChristianityUdi  T
Udmurt, Votyak555,000Y0.01 %58.00 %3 ChristianityUdmurtP
Udmurt, Votyak
 T
Ukranian1,936,0003.80 %79.00 %4 ChristianityUkrainianP
Ukranian
 T
Ulchi2,800Y0.70 %4.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsUlch M
Ulchi of Russia
 
Uyghur3,7000.00 %0.00 %Y1 IslamUyghurP
Uyghur
 T
Uzbek, Northern291,0000.30 %0.75 %Y1 IslamUzbek, NorthernP
Uzbek, Northern
 T
Vepsian8,300Y0.80 %65.00 %3 ChristianityVepsP
Vepsian
M
Vepsian of Russia
 
Vietnamese, Kinh14,0001.80 %9.00 %2 BuddhismVietnameseP
Vietnamese, Kinh
  
Vod, VotishY1.00 %70.00 %3 ChristianityRussian   
Yakut480,000Y0.10 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsYakutP
Yakut
M
Yakut of Russia
T
Yazidi41,0000.00 %0.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsKurdish, NorthernP
Yazidi
 T
Yukagir1,600Y0.60 %3.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsYukaghir, Northern M
Yukagir of Russia
 
Yupik, Naukan500Y0.80 %5.00 %Y1 Ethnic ReligionsYupik, Naukan M
Yupik, Naukan of Russia
 
Total People Groups:   179 142,070,000 121     116     104 101 121
Unclassified / Other Individuals 1,305,000  
UN Country Population (2017) 143,375,000  
Other reported groups:  11  
Data Notes
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Russia – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 116 64.8 % 14,864,000 10.5 %
  2 - Minimally reached 8 4.5 % 3,955,000 2.8 %
  3 - Superficially reached 33 18.4 % 119,066,000 83.8 %
  4 - Partially reached 18 10.1 % 4,010,000 2.8 %
  5 - Significantly reached 4 2.2 % 176,000 0.1 %
Totals 179   142,070,000  


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.
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Abaza
45,000


Abkhaz
12,000


Adyghe, West Circassian
140,000


Aghul
35,000


Altai-Kizhi
75,000


Americans, U.S.
1,600


Andi, Qwannab
31,000


Armenian
1,187,000


Assyrian
11,000


Avar, Dagestani
767,000


Azerbaijani
606,000


Balkar
110,000


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Bashkir
1,591,000


Belarusian
524,000


British
1,000


Bulgarian
24,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Buriat, Russian
463,000


Chechen, Nohchi
1,432,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Chukchi
16,000


Chuvash, Bolgar
1,442,000


Czech
1,900


Dargin
440,000


Deaf
Unknown


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Dungan
1,700


© Copyrighted Photo
Enets, Yenisei Samoyed
200


Eskimo, Siberian
1,700


Estonian
18,000


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Evenki
39,000


Finnish
20,000


French
1,500


Gagauzi Turk
14,000


Georgian, Ajari
158,000


German
396,000


Ginukh, Hinux
600


Greek
86,000


Han Chinese, Mandarin
29,000


Hungarian
2,800


Ingush, Galgai
423,000


Italian
1,400


Japanese
900


Jew, Russian
157,000


Jewish Tat, Mountain Jews
12,000


Kabardian, East Circassian
578,000


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Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul
184,000


Karachai
225,000


Karaite
200


Karakalpak
1,500


Karelian, Norgorod
61,000


Kazakh
650,000


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Kets, Yenisei Ostyak
1,200


Khanti, Ostyak
31,000


Korean
154,000


Koryak, Nymylan
8,000


Kumyk
433,000


Kurd, Kurmanji
23,000


Kyrgyz
104,000


Lak
161,000


Latvian, Lett
19,000


Lezgin
425,000


Lithuanian
32,000


Lyuli
500


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Mari, Low
550,000


Mingrelian
600


© Copyrighted Photo
Moldavian
157,000


Mongol, Khalka
3,000


Mordvin-Erzya
57,000


Mussulman Tat
2,100


© Copyrighted Photo
Nanai, Gold
12,000


© Copyrighted Photo
Nenets, Yurak Samoyed
45,000


Nogai
93,000


Pashtun Northern
5,400


Persian
3,700


Polish
47,000


Romani, Ruska Roma
206,000


Romani, Vlax
10,000


Romanian
3,200


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Russian
115,514,000


Serb
3,500


South Asian, general
35,000


Spaniard
1,200


Tabasaran
149,000


Tajik
201,000


Talysh
2,500


Tatar
5,333,000


Tatar, Chulym
400


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Tatar, Crimean
2,500


Tatar, Khakass
73,000


Tatar, Shorian
13,000


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Teleut, Altai
2,700


Tsakhur
10,000


Turk
55,000


Turk, Meskhetian
61,000


Turkmen
37,000


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Tuva, Uriankhai
265,000


Tuvans-Todzhans
1,900


Udege
1,500


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Udmurt, Votyak
555,000


Ukranian
1,936,000


Uyghur
3,700


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Uzbek, Northern
291,000


Vepsian
8,300


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Vietnamese, Kinh
14,000


Yakut
480,000


Yazidi
41,000

Russia People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
Russia – Languages
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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
Abazaabq11None
Abkhazabk10NT
Adygheady22NT
Aghulagx11Portions
Akhvakhakv11None
Aleutale11Portions
Altai, Northernatv33None
Altai, Southernalt32NT
Alutoralr11Need?
Andiani11Portions
Arabic, Uzbeki Spokenauz11Need?
Archiaqc11None
Armenianhye10Complete
Assyrian Neo-Aramaicaii10Complete
Avarava44NT
Azerbaijani, Northazj11Complete
Bagvalalkva11None
Bashkortbak10NT
Belarusianbel10Complete
Bezhtakap11Portions
Botlikhbph11None
Bulgarianbul10Complete
Buriat, Russiabxr11Complete
Chamalalcji11None
Chechenche33Complete
Chukchickt11Portions
Chulymclw11Need?
Chuvashchv10Complete
Crimean Tatarcrh11Complete
Czechces10Complete
Dargwadar66Portions
Didoddo11None
Dolgandlg11Portions
Domarirmt11None
Dungandng11Portions
Enets, Forestenf11Need?
Englisheng20Complete
Erzyamyv10NT
Estonian, Standardekk10Complete
Eveneve11Portions
Evenkievn11Portions
Finnishfin10Complete
Frenchfra10Complete
Gagauzgag10NT
Georgiankat10Complete
German, Standarddeu10Complete
Ghodoberigdo11None
Gilyakniv11Need?
Greekell10Complete
Hindihin11Complete
Hinukhgin11None
Hungarianhun10Complete
Hunzibhuz11None
Ingrianizh10Need?
Ingushinh11Portions
Italianita10Complete
Japanesejpn11Complete
Judeo-Tatjdt11Portions
Kabardiankbd10NT
Kalmyk-Oiratxal11NT
Karachay-Balkarkrc22NT
Karagaskim11Need?
Karaimkdr11NT
Karakalpakkaa11NT
Karatakpt11None
Kareliankrl10NT
Kazakhkaz11Complete
Ketket10Portions
Khakaskjh11NT
Khantykca11Portions
Khvarshikhv11None
Komi-Permyakkoi10Portions
Komi-Zyriankpv20Complete
Koreankor10Complete
Koryakkpy11Portions
Kumykkum11NT
Kurdish, Northernkmr22Complete
Kyrgyzkir11Complete
Laklbe11Portions
Latvian, Standardlvs10Complete
Lezgilez11Portions
Lithuanianlit10Complete
Livvi-Karelianolo10NT
Ludianlud10None
Mansimns11Portions
Mari, Hillmrj10NT
Mari, Meadowmhr10NT
Mokshamdf10Portions
Mongolian, Halhkhk11Complete
Nanaigld11Portions
Negidalneg11Need?
Nenetsyrk11Portions
Nganasannio11None
Nogainog11NT
Orokoaa11Need?
Osseticoss21Complete
Pashto, Northernpbu11Complete
Persian, Iranianpes11Complete
Plautdietschpdt10Complete
Polishpol10Complete
Romani, Vlaxrmy10NT
Romanianron20Complete
Russianrus126Complete
Russian Sign Languagersl10None
Rutulrut11Portions
Saami, Kildinsjd10None
Saami, Skoltsms10Portions
Saami, Tersjt10Need?
Selkupsel11None
Serbiansrp10Complete
Shorcjs11Portions
Spanishspa20Complete
Tabasarantab11NT
Tajikitgk11Complete
Talyshtly11None
Tat, Muslimttt11Portions
Tatartat53Complete
Tatar, Siberiansty33None
Tinditin11None
Tsakhurtkr11Portions
Turkishtur11Complete
Turkmentuk11NT
Tuvatyv33Complete
Udiudi10Portions
Udiheude11Need?
Udmurtudm20Complete
Ukrainianukr10Complete
Ulchulc11None
Uyghuruig11NT
Uzbek, Northernuzn11Complete
Vepsvep10NT
Vietnamesevie10Complete
Yakutsah11NT
Yukaghir, Northernykg11Need?
Yukaghir, Southernyux11Need?
Yupik, Central Siberianess11Portions
Yupik, Naukanynk11NT
Totals: 137 179 116   101 59 73 66 31
Data Notes
Data Sources
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People Selector:
Russia – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 1.2 %
(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.
Russia – Possible Ministry Involvement
  • Below are lists of ministries that may work in Russia. Ministries in the Russia section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the Eastern Europe and Eurasia 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 Russia   Ministries in Eastern Europe and Eurasia
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Country Level Ministries Size
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Russia – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 142,070,000
Percent Urbanization 74 %
Total People Groups 179
Unreached People Groups 116
Region Eastern Europe and Eurasia
10/40 Window No
Official National Language Russian
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 57.8%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 1.2%  [2]
Country Progress Level 3
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.778 (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.
 
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