Country: Vanuatu

Number of People Groups

111

People Groups Unreached

0 (0.0%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

331,000

Population in Unreached

0 (0.0%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

90.97%

% Evangelical

41.18%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

3.1%
Map Notes

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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
% Evangelical Est. Workers
Needed
 Ahamb 1,100 1,100 Axamb Christianity 94.00 % 45.00 % -
 Akei, Tasiriki 1,900 1,900 Akei Christianity 97.00 % 45.00 % -
Ambae, East 8,700 8,700 Ambae, East Christianity 95.00 % 41.00 % -
 Ambae, West 14,000 14,000 Ambae, West Christianity 98.00 % 45.00 % -
Amblong 400 400 Amblong Christianity 96.00 % 39.00 % -
Ambrym Islanders, North 9,200 9,200 Ambrym, North Christianity 90.00 % 43.00 % -
Ambrym, Southeast 6,500 6,500 Ambrym, Southeast Christianity 95.00 % 43.00 % -
Aneityumese 1,600 1,600 Aneityum Christianity 95.00 % 45.00 % -
 Anglo-Australian 3,000 18,804,000 English Christianity 70.00 % 22.00 % -
 Aulua Bay 1,600 1,600 Aulua Christianity 98.00 % 45.00 % -
Baetora, Nasawa 2,300 2,300 Baetora Christianity 97.00 % 46.00 % -
Baiap, South Ambrym 2,100 2,100 Daakaka Christianity 94.00 % 45.00 % -
 Baki 600 600 Baki Christianity 100.00 % 44.00 % -
Bierebo 1,400 1,400 Bierebo Christianity 89.00 % 46.00 % -
Bieria 200 200 Bieria Christianity 85.00 % 7.00 % -
Big Nambas 5,900 5,900 V'enen Taut Christianity 93.00 % 42.00 % -
Burmbar, Vartavo 1,600 1,600 Banam Bay Christianity 90.00 % 46.00 % -
Butmas-Tur 1,500 1,500 Butmas-Tur Christianity 90.00 % 41.00 % -
Craig Cove, Fali 2,100 2,100 Lonwolwol Christianity 91.00 % 46.00 % -
 Deaf 2,600 50,266,000 Language unknown Christianity 94.08 % -
Dixon Reef 100 100 Dixon Reef Christianity 98.00 % 45.00 % -
 Efate, Northern 14,000 14,000 Efate, North Christianity 92.00 % 45.00 % -
 Efate, Southern 10,000 10,000 Efate, South Christianity 93.00 % 43.00 % -
Emae 700 700 Emae Christianity 100.00 % 46.00 % -
 Erromangan 3,300 3,300 Sie Christianity 94.00 % 44.00 % -
  Totals:  111 331,000         0 90.97 % 41.18 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 11,000                
  UN Country Population (2024) 342,000                

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Province Estimated
Population
Malampa 51,000
Penama 43,000
Sanma 63,000
Shefa 109,000
Tafea 46,000
Torba 13,000
Provinces:  6 325,000
UN Country Population 342,000
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Language Code # Peoples
w/ this Primary
Language
# Unreached
w/ this Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
YouVersion
Bible
Resources
Faith Comes
By Hearing
Bible Resources
Jesus Film
Online
Global
Recordings
Resources
Gospel
Tract
Online
Akei tsr 1 0 Bible Portions
Ambae, East omb 1 0 New Testament
Ambae, West nnd 1 0 New Testament
Amblong alm 1 0 Translation Needed
Ambrym, North mmg 1 0 Bible Portions
Ambrym, Southeast tvk 1 0 New Testament
Aneityum aty 1 0 Complete Bible
Apma app 1 0 Bible Portions
Atin plb 1 0 Translation Needed
Aulua aul 1 0 Bible Portions
Avava tmb 1 0 Translation Needed
Axamb ahb 1 0 Bible Portions
Baetora btr 1 0 Bible Portions
Baki bki 1 0 New Testament
Balen nsw 1 0 Translation Needed
Banam Bay vrt 1 0 Translation Needed
Bierebo bnk 1 0 Translation Needed
Bieria brj 1 0 Bible Portions
Bislama bis 2 0 Complete Bible
Butmas-Tur bnr 1 0 Translation Needed
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Daakaka bpa 1 0 Unspecified
Dixon Reef dix 1 0 Translation Needed
Dorig wwo 1 0 Translation Needed
Efate, North llp 1 0 Complete Bible
Efate, South erk 1 0 New Testament
Emae mmw 1 0 Translation Needed
English eng 1 0 Complete Bible
Eton (Vanuatu) etn 1 0 Complete Bible
Fanbak fnb 1 0 Translation Needed
Fijian fij 1 0 Complete Bible
French fra 2 0 Complete Bible
Futuna-Aniwa fut 1 0 New Testament
Hano lml 1 0 New Testament
Hiw hiw 1 0 Bible Portions
Jo wsi 1 0 Translation Needed
Kiae frt 1 0 Translation Needed
Kiribati gil 1 0 Complete Bible
Koro (Vanuatu) krf 1 0 Translation Needed
Kwamera tnk 1 0 New Testament
Lakon lkn 1 0 Bible Portions
Lamenu lmu 1 0 Bible Portions
Larevat lrv 1 0 Translation Needed
Lehali tql 1 0 Translation Needed
Lelepa lpa 1 0 Bible Portions
Lenakel tnl 1 0 Bible Portions
Letemboi nms 1 0 Translation Needed
Lewo lww 1 0 New Testament
Lo-Toga lht 1 0 Bible Portions
Lonwolwol crc 1 0 Bible Portions
Lorediakarkar lnn 1 0 Unspecified
Loyop urr 1 0 Translation Needed
Mae mme 1 0 Translation Needed
Maewo, Central mwo 1 0 Bible Portions
Mafea mkv 1 0 Unspecified
Maii mmm 1 0 Translation Needed
Malo mla 1 0 New Testament
Malua Bay mll 1 0 Translation Needed
Marino mrb 1 0 Translation Needed
Maskelynes klv 1 0 New Testament
Mele-Fila mxe 1 0 New Testament
Merei lmb 1 0 Bible Portions
Moiso wlr 1 0 Translation Needed
Mores rga 1 0 Translation Needed
Morouas mrp 1 0 Translation Needed
Mota mtt 1 0 Complete Bible
Mpotovoro mvt 1 0 Translation Needed
Mwerlap mrm 1 0 Bible Portions
Mwotlap mlv 1 0 Bible Portions
N'kep sku 1 0 Bible Portions
Naha'ai mlx 1 0 Bible Portions
Nahavaq sns 1 0 Bible Portions
Namakura nmk 1 0 Bible Portions
Neve'ei vnm 1 0 Translation Needed
Neverver lgk 1 0 Translation Needed
Ngen (Vanuatu) ssv 1 0 Translation Needed
Ninde mwi 1 0 Bible Portions
Nume tgs 1 0 Translation Needed
Oa tmt 1 0 Translation Needed
Paama pma 1 0 New Testament
Port Vato ptv 1 0 Bible Portions
Repanbitip rpn 1 0 Translation Needed
Rerep pgk 1 0 Bible Portions
Sa sax 1 0 Translation Needed
Sie erg 1 0 New Testament
Ske ske 1 0 Translation Needed
Tahitian tah 1 0 Complete Bible
Tambotalo tls 1 0 Unspecified
Tangoa tgp 1 0 New Testament
Tanna, North tnn 1 0 New Testament
Tanna, Southwest nwi 1 0 New Testament
Tanokuku nkk 1 0 Bible Portions
Tapesena vnp 1 0 Translation Needed
Tapiafaru ptr 1 0 Translation Needed
Tavanlav vlp 1 0 Translation Needed
Tiale mnl 1 0 Translation Needed
Tolomako tlm 1 0 Bible Portions
Unknown xxx 1 0 Unspecified
Unua onu 1 0 Bible Portions
Uripiv-Wala-Rano-Atchin upv 1 0 New Testament
V'enen Taut nmb 1 0 Complete Bible
Vao vao 1 0 Translation Needed
Varsaf nrg 1 0 Translation Needed
Vera'a vra 1 0 Bible Portions
Vietnamese vie 1 0 Complete Bible
Vinekula tmi 1 0 Translation Needed
Vures msn 1 0 Translation Needed
Wallisian wls 1 0 Complete Bible
Whitesands tnp 1 0 New Testament
Totals: 109 111 0   32 21 20 64 6
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Vanuatu Statistics
People Groups 111
Unreached People Groups 0
Population 331,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 2.2%
Population in Unreached 0  (0.0%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 91.0%
Percent Evangelical 41.2%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 3.1%
Pioneer Workers Needed * No unreached peoples in country
Country Progress Level 5
Urbanization 25%
Continent Oceania
Region Australia and Pacific
10/40 Window No
Country Code NH
Official Language(s) BislamaEnglish
Literacy Rate 83%
Estimated Illiterate Population 56,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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