Language:  Chinese, Yue

Population of Groups Speaking

85,267,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

41

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Map Notes
Primary Language
(41 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Chinese, general China, Hong Kong 306,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Australia 285,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Myanmar (Burma) 74,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Brunei 5,900
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Cambodia 23,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese China 67,856,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese El Salvador 1,500
 Han Chinese, Cantonese France 109,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Guam 1,300
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Guyana 800
 Han Chinese, Cantonese China, Hong Kong 6,049,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Honduras 7,100
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Indonesia 216,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Japan 35,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Laos 19,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese China, Macau 546,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Mexico 25,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Malaysia 1,533,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Nigeria 9,700
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Netherlands 32,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Nauru 1,600
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Suriname 7,100
 Han Chinese, Cantonese New Zealand 108,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Peru 148,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Panama 35,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Reunion 15,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Philippines 15,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Puerto Rico 1,900
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Singapore 443,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Sweden 22,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Trinidad and Tobago 7,800
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Thailand 41,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Curacao 1,800
 Han Chinese, Cantonese United Kingdom 220,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese United States 1,311,000
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Vietnam 563,000
 Han Chinese, Dan China 4,998,000
 Macanese China, Hong Kong 500
 Macanese China, Macau 5,800
 Ngai Vietnam 1,700
 San Diu Vietnam 185,000
  Totals:  41     6
Secondary Language
(6 people groups)
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Photo People Group Country Population Progress Scale
 Chinese, general Canada 1,281,000
 Chinese, general Costa Rica 39,000
 Chinese, general South Africa 361,000
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 11,000
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Tanzania 113,000
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Zimbabwe 1,700
  Totals:  6     0

Language Alternate Names
Bobai
Cangwu
Cantonese
Chinese Nung
Gaolei (Gaoyang)
Gaoyang
Guangdong
Guangfu
Guangzhou
Gwong Dung
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
Yuet Yue
Yueyu
Zhongshan

Dialects
Cantonese
Gaolei
Gao-Yang
Gou-Lou
Guangfu
Guinan
Lianzhouhua
Qinlian
Qin-Lian
Siyi
Toi Shaan
Toishanese
Vancouver Cantonese
Wu-Hua
Ying Pan Hua
Yong-Xun
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


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

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