Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

497,898,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

668

Unreached Groups

525 (78.6 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
Scripture
Status
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Khampa Eastern China 1,591,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism Bible Portions 0.05 % 0.01 % 32
 Khampa, Northern China 150,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism Bible Portions 0.02 % 0.01 % 3
 Khampa, Western China 266,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism Bible Portions 0.01 % 0.01 % 5
 Malimasa China 600 Naxi Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Minyak China 27,000 Muya Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mongour China 51,000 Tu Buddhism Bible Portions 0.03 % 0.00 % 1
 Naju China 1,900 Naxi Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Naxi, Northern China 3,300 Naxi Buddhism Bible Portions 4.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Sogwo Arig China 49,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan, Deqen China 121,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism Bible Portions 2.00 % 0.04 % 2
 Tibetan, Shangri La China 103,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism Bible Portions 3.50 % 0.10 % 2
 Yonzhi China 4,100 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,600 Naga, Lainong Buddhism Bible Portions 25.00 % 4.00 % -
Deaf Japan 254,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism Bible Portions 1.54 % 5
 Deaf Thailand 347,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism Bible Portions 1.10 % 7
 Beda Pakistan 400 Balti Buddhism Bible Portions 2.70 % 1
 Walang, Bantawa Bhutan 3,800 Bantawa Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tebbu China 25,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Tak Bai Malaysia 4,100 Thai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Tak Bai Thailand 22,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kagate India 1,800 Syuba Buddhism Bible Portions 3.35 % 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism Bible Portions 0.78 % 1
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,500 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism Bible Portions 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
Muak Sa-aak China 1,000 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pa-O Myanmar (Burma) 844,000 Pa'o Buddhism New Testament 1.70 % 0.30 % 17
Totals: 668 Peoples   497,898,000     525       5,717
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