Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,714,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

676

Unreached Groups

528 (78.1 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Khampa, Northern China 152,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 3
 Khampa, Western China 269,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 5
 Malimasa China 600 Naxi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Minyak China 27,000 Muya Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Naju China 1,900 Naxi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Naxi, Northern China 3,400 Naxi Buddhism 4.00 % 0.20 % Bible Portions 1
 Tibetan, Deqen China 122,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 2.00 % 0.04 % Bible Portions 2
 Tibetan, Shangri La China 104,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 3.50 % 0.10 % Bible Portions 2
Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,600 Naga, Lainong Buddhism 25.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
Deaf Japan 254,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism 1.54 % Bible Portions 5
 Deaf Thailand 348,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism 1.10 % Bible Portions 7
 Beda Pakistan 400 Balti Buddhism 2.70 % Bible Portions 1
 Walang, Bantawa Bhutan 3,500 Bantawa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Thai, Tak Bai Malaysia 4,100 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Thai, Tak Bai Thailand 22,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Kagate Bhutan 200 Syuba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Kagate India 1,800 Syuba Buddhism 3.35 % Bible Portions 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,400 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 10.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
Muak Sa-aak China 1,000 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Pa-O Myanmar (Burma) 858,000 Pa'o Buddhism 1.70 % 0.30 % New Testament 17
 Pa-O Thailand 800 Pa'o Buddhism 25.00 % 1.00 % New Testament -
 Buriat, Mongolia Mongolia 51,000 Buriat, Mongolia Buddhism 2.50 % 1.90 % New Testament 1
 Chakma Bangladesh 431,000 Chakma Buddhism 15.13 % New Testament -
 Chakma, Daingnet Myanmar (Burma) 28,000 Chakma Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Totals: 676 Peoples   499,714,000     528       5,690
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