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Cambodia – People Groups
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People Groups
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Population Indig % Evangel % Adherent Progress Scale Primary Religion Primary Language Pho Map Txt
Brao11,0008.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsBraoP
Brao
M
Brao of Cambodia
T
British1,1008.00 %70.00 %4 ChristianityEnglishP
British
  
Burmese5,2000.07 %0.09 %1 BuddhismBurmeseP
Burmese
 T
Cham, Western253,000Y0.01 %0.01 %1 IslamCham, WesternP
Cham, Western
M
Cham, Western of Cambodia
T
Chong1,6000.30 %1.00 %1 BuddhismChongP
Chong
M
Chong of Cambodia
T
Deaf126,000Y3.13 %1 BuddhismCambodian Sign LanguageP
Deaf
 T
E-de, Rade3,20015.00 %41.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsRadeP
E-de, Rade
M
E-de, Rade of Cambodia
 
English-speaking, general2,30025.00 %84.00 %5 ChristianityEnglishP
English-speaking, general
  
Eurasian14,0003.00 %50.00 %4 ChristianityFrenchP
Eurasian
  
French1,7000.50 %76.00 %3 ChristianityFrenchP
French
 T
Han Chinese, Cantonese23,0000.40 %1.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, YueP
Han Chinese, Cantonese
 T
Han Chinese, Hainanese14,0000.40 %1.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, Min NanP
Han Chinese, Hainanese
 T
Han Chinese, Hakka6000.55 %1.20 %1 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, HakkaP
Han Chinese, Hakka
 T
Han Chinese, Mandarin469,0008.00 %9.00 %4 Non-ReligiousChinese, MandarinP
Han Chinese, Mandarin
 T
Han Chinese, Min Nan145,0000.55 %1.20 %1 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, Min NanP
Han Chinese, Min Nan
 T
Han Chinese, Teochew183,0000.40 %1.40 %1 Ethnic ReligionsChinese, Min NanP
Han Chinese, Teochew
 T
Jarai25,00012.00 %15.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsJaraiP
Jarai
M
Jarai of Cambodia
T
Kaco, Kachok5,700Y5.00 %5.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKachokP
Kaco, Kachok
  
Khaonh400Y15.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMel-Khaonh   
Khmer14,086,000Y1.90 %3.20 %1 BuddhismKhmerP
Khmer
M
Khmer of Cambodia
T
Khmer Keh5,900Y8.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKhmer  T
Khmer Krom281,000Y0.60 %1.20 %1 BuddhismKhmerP
Khmer Krom
M
Khmer Krom of Cambodia
T
Khmer, Northern5,2001.00 %2.00 %1 BuddhismKhmer, NorthernP
Khmer, Northern
  
Korean12,00012.00 %85.00 %5 ChristianityKoreanP
Korean
  
Kraol5,000Y0.50 %1.00 %1 Ethnic ReligionsKraolP
Kraol
M
Kraol of Cambodia
T
Kravet8,300Y12.00 %15.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsKavet  T
Krung25,000Y10.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsKrungP
Krung
M
Krung of Cambodia
T
Kui35,000Y0.53 %3.50 %1 BuddhismKuayP
Kui
M
Kui of Cambodia
T
Lao23,0000.30 %1.40 %1 BuddhismLaoP
Lao
M
Lao of Cambodia
T
Lao Phuan2,4001.00 %2.00 %1 BuddhismPhuanP
Lao Phuan
 T
Malay17,0000.00 %0.00 %1 IslamMalayP
Malay
 T
Mel3,400Y9.00 %10.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsMel-KhaonhP
Mel
M
Mel of Cambodia
T
Mnong, Central47,00017.00 %20.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsMnong, CentralP
Mnong, Central
M
Mnong, Central of Cambodia
T
Pear1,900Y10.00 %12.00 %4 Ethnic ReligionsPearP
Pear
M
Pear of Cambodia
T
Sa'och500Y16.00 %18.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsKhmerP
Sa'och
M
Sa'och of Cambodia
T
Samre300Y13.00 %15.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsKhmer M
Samre of Cambodia
T
Somray5,200Y11.00 %12.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsSomray M
Somray of Cambodia
T
South Asian, general1,7002.00 %9.00 %2 HinduismHindiP
South Asian, general
 T
Stieng, Bulo8,30014.00 %16.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsStieng, BuloP
Stieng, Bulo
M
Stieng, Bulo of Cambodia
T
Suoy1,700Y12.00 %14.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsSu’ung M
Suoy of Cambodia
T
T'moan800Y0.40 %51.00 %3 ChristianityKraolP
T'moan
M
T'moan of Cambodia
T
Tampuan38,000Y14.00 %16.00 %5 Ethnic ReligionsTampuanP
Tampuan
M
Tampuan of Cambodia
T
Thai3,3000.15 %0.60 %1 BuddhismThaiP
Thai
 T
Vietnamese818,0000.17 %3.00 %1 BuddhismVietnameseP
Vietnamese
M
Vietnamese of Cambodia
T
Total People Groups:   44 16,721,000 19     19      38 22 36
Unclassified / Other Individuals 47,000  
UN Country Population (2022) 16,768,000  
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 19 43.2 % 16,027,000 95.9 %
  2 - Minimally reached 1 2.3 % 1,700 0.0 %
  3 - Superficially reached 2 4.5 % 2,500 0.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 9 20.5 % 537,000 3.2 %
  5 - Significantly reached 13 29.5 % 152,000 0.9 %
Totals 44   16,721,000  


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
1,100


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Burmese
5,200


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Cham, Western
253,000


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Chong
1,600


Deaf
126,000


E-de, Rade
3,200


English-speaking, general
2,300


Eurasian
14,000


French
1,700


Han Chinese, Cantonese
23,000


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Han Chinese, Hainanese
14,000


Han Chinese, Hakka
600


Han Chinese, Mandarin
469,000


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Han Chinese, Min Nan
145,000


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Han Chinese, Teochew
183,000


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Jarai
25,000


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Kaco, Kachok
5,700


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Khmer
14,086,000


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Khmer Krom
281,000


Khmer, Northern
5,200


Korean
12,000


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Kraol
5,000


Krung
25,000


Kui
35,000


Lao
23,000


Lao Phuan
2,400


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Malay
17,000


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Mel
3,400


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Mnong, Central
47,000


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Pear
1,900


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Sa'och
500


South Asian, general
1,700


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Stieng, Bulo
8,300


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T'moan
800


Tampuan
38,000


Thai
3,300


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Vietnamese
818,000

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
Braobrb10Portions
Burmesemya11Complete
Cambodian Sign Languagecsx11Portions
Cham, Westerncja11NT
Chinese, Hakkahak11Complete
Chinese, Mandarincmn10Complete
Chinese, Min Nannan33Complete
Chinese, Yueyue11Complete
Chongcog11Unspecified
Englisheng20Complete
Frenchfra20Complete
Hindihin10Complete
Jaraijra10Complete
Kachokxkk10Trans Started
Kavetkrv10Trans Started
Khmerkhm52Complete
Khmer, Northernkxm11Complete
Koreankor10Complete
Kraolrka21Unspecified
Krungkrr10Portions
Kuaykdt11Complete
Laolao11Complete
Malayzlm11Complete
Mel-Khaonhhkn20Unspecified
Mnong, Centralcmo10NT
Pearpcb10Unspecified
Phuanphu11Trans Needed
Raderad10Complete
Somraysmu10Unspecified
Stieng, Bulosti10Portions
Su’ungsyo10Unspecified
Tampuantpu10NT
Thaitha11Complete
Vietnamesevie11Complete
Totals: 34 44 19   25 19 20 29 11
Data Notes
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Cambodia – Religions
Major Religions [1] [3]
Evangelicals: 2.0 %
(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 Asia, Southeast 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 Asia, Southeast
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Cambodia – Statistics, Prayer Cards, Maps and Links
 
Statistics
Population 16,721,000
Percent Urbanization 23 %
Total People Groups 44
Unreached People Groups 19
Region Asia, Southeast
10/40 Window Yes
Official National Language Khmer
Secondary National LanguageFrench
Primary Religion Buddhism
Percent Professing Christian 3.5%  [1]
Percent Evangelical 2.0%  [2]
Country Progress Level 4
Persecution Ranking Not ranked (1=High to 50=Low OD)
Human Development Index 0.563 (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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