Language:  Chinese, Yue

Population of Groups Speaking

85,330,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

39

Scripture Status

Audio Bible

Jesus Film

Gospel Recordings

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Chinese, general China, Hong Kong 308,000 15,472,000 Ethnic Religions 9.00 % 5.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Australia 96,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 19.00 % 12.42 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Myanmar (Burma) 75,000 79,959,000 Buddhism 2.00 % 1.30 % 1
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Brunei 5,800 79,959,000 Ethnic Religions 15.00 % 12.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Cambodia 23,000 79,959,000 Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Han Chinese, Cantonese China 68,729,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 9.60 % 7.90 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Puerto Rico 1,600 79,959,000 Non-Religious 12.00 % 9.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Sweden 21,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 5.00 % 4.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese El Salvador 1,500 79,959,000 Non-Religious 9.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese France 111,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 9.00 % 4.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Guam 1,300 79,959,000 Non-Religious 9.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Guyana 700 79,959,000 Non-Religious 7.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese China, Hong Kong 6,100,000 79,959,000 Ethnic Religions 11.10 % 6.10 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Honduras 6,900 79,959,000 Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Indonesia 217,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 9.00 % 5.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Japan 36,000 79,959,000 Ethnic Religions 10.00 % 3.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Laos 19,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese China, Macau 519,000 79,959,000 Ethnic Religions 1.60 % 1.26 % 10
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Mexico 26,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 9.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Malaysia 1,480,000 79,959,000 Ethnic Religions 12.00 % 8.05 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Nigeria 9,400 79,959,000 Ethnic Religions 5.00 % 3.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Netherlands 80,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 7.00 % 6.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Nauru 1,400 79,959,000 Non-Religious 14.00 % 6.61 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Suriname 6,800 79,959,000 Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese New Zealand 101,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 9.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Peru 145,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Panama 34,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 9.00 % 6.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Reunion 14,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 12.00 % 5.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Philippines 14,000 79,959,000 Christianity 82.00 % 6.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Singapore 437,000 79,959,000 Buddhism 12.00 % 7.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Trinidad and Tobago 7,100 79,959,000 Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Thailand 40,000 79,959,000 Buddhism 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Curacao 1,600 79,959,000 Non-Religious 7.00 % 5.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese United Kingdom 222,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 6.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese United States 289,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 9.00 % 6.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Vietnam 1,083,000 79,959,000 Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.85 % -
 Han Chinese, Dan China 5,062,000 5,062,000 Ethnic Religions 8.80 % 6.70 % -
Macanese China, Hong Kong 500 6,000 Christianity 77.00 % 3.00 % -
Macanese China, Macau 5,500 6,000 Christianity 77.00 % 3.00 % -
  Totals:  39           4     13
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Chinese, general Canada 1,268,000 15,472,000 Ethnic Religions 25.00 % 8.00 % -
 Chinese, general Costa Rica 39,000 15,472,000 Christianity 30.00 % 1.30 % -
 Chinese, general South Africa 362,000 15,472,000 Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.70 % -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 9,100 885,311,000 Buddhism 6.64 % -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Tanzania 106,000 885,311,000 Non-Religious 7.00 % 4.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Zimbabwe 1,600 885,311,000 Non-Religious 9.00 % 5.70 % -
  Totals:  6           0     0

Language Alternate Names
Bobai
Cangwu
Cantonese
Chinese Nung
Gaolei (Gaoyang)
Gaoyang
Guangfu
Guangzhou
Gwong Dung Waa
Ha Xa Phang
Hai Nam
Han
Hoa
Hoisan
Hong Kong Cantonese
Kién
Konghu
Liem Chau
Lowland Nung
Macau Cantonese
Minh Huong
Nung
Phúc
Ping
Quang Dong
Samg Phang
Schleiyip
Seiyap
Shatou
Shiqi
Siyi (Hoisan)
Suòng Phóng
Taishan
Tengxian
Toisan
Toishanese
Trièu Chau
Wancheng
Yangjiang
Yue
Yueh
Yuet Yue
Yueyu
Zhongshan

Dialects
Cantonese
Gaolei
Guinan
Lianzhouhua
Qinlian
Siyi
Toi Shaan
Vancouver Cantonese
Ying Pan Hua
Yuehai

Dialect Alternate Names
Baihua
Chinese, Yue
Chinese, Yue: Siyi
Chinese, Yue: Vancouver Cantonese
Chinese, Yue: Yuehai
Chinese: Lianzhou Hua
Chinese: Lianzhouhua
Chinese: Ying Pan Hua
Gaoyang
Hoisan
Hong Kong Cantonese
Kuangtong
Lianzhou Hua
Macau Cantonese
Phuc Kien
Phúc Kién
Shatou
Shiqi
Siyi
Suong Phong
Sz Yup
Taisanese
Toisanese
Trieu Chau
Wancheng
Yuehai

Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1862-1903
New Testament 1877
Complete Bible 1894-1997


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