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 *
 Chaungtha Myanmar (Burma) 182,000 Rakhine Buddhism Bible Portions 0.10 % 0.07 % 4
 Intha Myanmar (Burma) 101,000 Intha Buddhism Translation Started 0.10 % 0.07 % 2
 Burmese Canada 4,100 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.11 % 0.05 % 1
 Kuan, Khuen China 1,600 Khuen Buddhism Translation Needed 0.11 % 0.10 % 1
 De'ang, Pale China 11,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism New Testament 0.12 % 0.12 % 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul Russia 185,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 0.16 % 0.16 % 4
 Loba Nepal 2,600 Lhowa Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 1
 Changpa India 2,700 Changthang Buddhism Translation Needed 0.19 % 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan China 486,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 0.17 % 10
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Vietnam 107,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 0.17 % 2
 Palaung, Shwe Myanmar (Burma) 225,000 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism Translation Needed 0.20 % 0.12 % 5
 Palaung, Pale Thailand 6,200 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism New Testament 0.20 % 0.00 % 1
 Choni China 168,000 Choni Buddhism Translation Started 0.20 % 0.10 % 3
 Bunan China 2,100 Gahri Buddhism Bible Portions 0.20 % 0.20 % 1
 Tai Lue Myanmar (Burma) 61,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.20 % 0.06 % 1
 Mongol, Khalka Czechia 2,500 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism Complete Bible 0.20 % 0.10 % 1
 Mongol, Khalka China 69,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism Complete Bible 0.25 % 0.19 % 1
 Tibetan India 105,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.26 % 2
 Thai, Central France 10,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.30 % 0.20 % 1
 Thai, Central Thailand 19,801,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.30 % 0.27 % 396
 Huayao Tai China 90,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.30 % 0.29 % 2
Chaimal India 600 Chin, Falam Buddhism Complete Bible 0.31 % 1
 Nau Buddh India 963,000 Marathi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.33 % 19
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 117,000 Ladakhi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.35 % 2
 Burmese Australia 13,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.35 % 0.07 % 1
Totals: 667 Peoples   495,820,000     524       5,705
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