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 *
Salagama Sri Lanka 308,000 Sinhala Buddhism 12.16 % Complete Bible -
Sinhalese Sri Lanka 182,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.81 % Complete Bible -
Tondagattan Sri Lanka 1,500 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Vellidura Sri Lanka 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Wahumpura Sri Lanka 8,095,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.01 % Complete Bible -
Yamannu Sri Lanka 76,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.68 % Complete Bible 2
 Singpho India 8,700 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
Tai Taroi India 3,000 Singpho Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism 16.04 % Translation Needed -
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 85,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.45 % Unspecified 2
 Bhotia Tibetan India 3,700 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Shixing China 3,600 Shuhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Dolpa Nepal 3,900 Sherpa Buddhism 1.10 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 9,700 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa China 1,200 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa Nepal 103,000 Sherpa Buddhism 4.24 % New Testament 2
 Sherpa United States 500 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,400 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sherdukpen Bhutan 200 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,600 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.74 % Translation Needed 1
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,493,000 Shan Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 90
 Tai Man, Shan China 700 Shan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Man, Shan Thailand 99,000 Shan Buddhism 0.36 % 0.36 % Complete Bible 2
Shan India 1,700 Shan Buddhism 1.22 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,776,000     529       5,691
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