Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,776,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

529 (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 *
 Japanese United Kingdom 30,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
Uriankhai, Altai Mongolia 30,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
Oli Sri Lanka 30,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.20 % Complete Bible -
Pamunu Sri Lanka 30,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.38 % Complete Bible -
 Burmese Malaysia 29,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.17 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Malaysia 29,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Lao Lom Thailand 29,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Chakma, Daingnet Myanmar (Burma) 28,000 Chakma Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Kinnara Sri Lanka 28,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.46 % Complete Bible 1
 Minyak China 27,000 Muya Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Govigama Patti Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.28 % Complete Bible -
Govigama Radala Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.27 % Complete Bible -
 Burmese China 26,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai United Kingdom 26,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan, Shanyan China 26,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Tebbu China 26,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Bru, Eastern Thailand 25,000 Bru, Eastern Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Germany 25,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Khang Laos 25,000 Kang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Lao Myanmar (Burma) 25,000 Lao Buddhism 3.00 % 0.90 % Complete Bible 1
 Mru Myanmar (Burma) 25,000 Mru Buddhism 4.01 % 0.40 % New Testament 1
 Oy Laos 24,000 Oy Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Unspecified 1
 Bru, Western Thailand 24,000 Bru, Western Buddhism 8.00 % 6.00 % Bible Portions -
 Mangrik India 24,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Qiang, Luhua China 24,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Unspecified 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,776,000     529       5,691
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