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 *
 Jiarong, Sidabao China 7,100 Lavrung Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jiarong, Situ China 205,000 Jiarong Buddhism Bible Portions 0.03 % 0.03 % 4
 Jirel Nepal 5,600 Jirel Buddhism New Testament 4.38 % 1
 Kachin India 37,000 Jingpho Buddhism Complete Bible 0.47 % 1
Kadu, Thet Myanmar (Burma) 34,000 Kadu Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 3.50 % -
Kagate India 1,800 Syuba Buddhism Bible Portions 3.35 % 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism Bible Portions 0.78 % 1
 Kalmyk, Torgut China 192,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Kalmyk-Oirat Kyrgyzstan 7,200 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat Kazakhstan 900 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat Uzbekistan 900 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 1.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul Mongolia 259,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 3.00 % 1.80 % 5
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul Russia 184,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 0.16 % 0.16 % 4
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul United States 1,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 1.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kampuchea Krom Cambodia 276,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 1.20 % 0.60 % 6
 Kanan Myanmar (Burma) 10,000 Kanan Buddhism Translation Needed 5.00 % 3.00 % -
Karava Sri Lanka 1,048,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.40 % -
 Karen, Eastern Kayah Myanmar (Burma) 8,900 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 20.00 % 14.00 % -
 Karen, Eastern Kayah Thailand 19,000 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 18.00 % 4.00 % -
 Karen, Kayah Myanmar (Burma) 161,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism New Testament 28.00 % 20.00 % -
 Karen, Kayah Thailand 22,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism New Testament 28.00 % 2.00 % -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Myanmar (Burma) 1,167,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 5.88 % -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Thailand 56,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 35.00 % 4.00 % -
Karen, Yinbaw Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Yinbaw Buddhism Unspecified 32.00 % 25.00 % -
Karen, Yintale Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Yintale Buddhism Translation Started 0.01 % 0.00 % 1
Totals: 668 Peoples   497,898,000     525       5,717
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