Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

495,820,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

667

Unreached Groups

524 (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 *
 Samtao Laos 3,300 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samtao Thailand 100 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 10,000 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa China 1,200 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa Nepal 107,000 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 4.24 % 2
 Sherpa United States 500 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Shixing China 3,500 Shuhi Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 So Laos 82,000 So Buddhism Bible Portions 1.40 % 1.00 % 2
 So Thailand 72,000 So Buddhism Bible Portions 1.00 % 0.50 % 1
Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan 1,800 Amami-Oshima, Southern Buddhism Unspecified 3.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Thai, Southern Malaysia 4,100 Thai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Southern Thailand 5,054,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 0.90 % 0.25 % 101
 Tai He Laos 3,900 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Laan Laos 700 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Myanmar (Burma) 99,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.50 % 0.35 % 2
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan China 486,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 0.17 % 10
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Laos 14,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Vietnam 107,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 0.17 % 2
 Taungyo, Dawe Myanmar (Burma) 45,000 Taungyo Buddhism Translation Needed 0.60 % 0.40 % 1
 Gurung Bangladesh 900 Gurung Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gurung Bhutan 11,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 3.59 % 1
 Gurung Nepal 505,000 Gurung Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 10
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 2,600 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Pakistan 7,500 Balti Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Sweden 1,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Totals: 667 Peoples   495,820,000     524       5,705
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