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 *
 Sinhalese Malaysia 4,400 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.10 % 1
 Sinhalese India 4,500 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Lue United States 4,500 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.50 % 0.00 % 1
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,500 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism Bible Portions 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
Kiorr Laos 4,600 Kiorr Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.60 % 1
Momba India 4,600 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism Translation Started 0.69 % 1
 Dakpa Bhutan 4,700 Dakpakha Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Japanese Belgium 4,700 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Tibetan, Central United States 4,800 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.02 % 0.02 % 1
 Tibetan Bhutan 4,800 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kunigami Japan 4,900 Kunigami Buddhism Unspecified 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
Toku-No-shima Japan 5,000 Toku-No-Shima Buddhism Unspecified 2.00 % 0.55 % 1
 Burmese Cambodia 5,100 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.09 % 0.07 % 1
 Japanese Switzerland 5,100 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Sinhalese Canada 5,100 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.80 % 1.50 % 1
 Tai Doi Myanmar (Burma) 5,100 Tai Loi Buddhism Translation Started 5.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Jiarong, Shangzhai China 5,200 sTodsde Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Hanomoreyo Sri Lanka 5,200 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Central Italy 5,300 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.50 % 0.20 % 1
 Thai, Central Netherlands 5,300 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.40 % 0.20 % 1
 Japanese Netherlands 5,400 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Japanese Spain 5,400 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Tibetan Canada 5,400 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hdzanggur China 5,500 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Jirel Nepal 5,600 Jirel Buddhism New Testament 4.38 % 1
Totals: 668 Peoples   497,898,000     525       5,717
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