Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

496,717,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

670

Unreached Groups

527 (78.7 %)

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 *
 Samtao Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 7.00 % 5.40 % -
 Samtao China 200 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samtao Laos 3,300 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samtao Thailand 100 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sartang India 3,400 Sartang Buddhism Translation Started 1.50 % 1
Shan India 1,600 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 1.22 % 1
 Sharchop Bhutan 69,000 Tshangla Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherdukpen Bhutan 300 Sherdukpen Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 Sherdukpen Buddhism Translation Needed 0.74 % 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 10,000 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa China 1,200 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa India 38,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 16.05 % -
 Sherpa Nepal 107,000 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 4.24 % 2
 Sherpa United States 500 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,500 Hyolmo Buddhism New Testament 1.38 % 1
 Shixing China 3,500 Shuhi Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Singpho India 8,400 Singpho Buddhism Complete Bible 5.91 % -
 Sinhalese Cyprus 7,500 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.00 % 1.20 % -
 Sinhalese Denmark 7,800 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sinhalese China, Hong Kong 800 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Sinhalese India 3,900 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sinhalese Italy 59,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Sinhalese Libya 13,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 9.00 % 1.20 % -
 Sinhalese Oman 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.00 % 1.20 % -
 Sinhalese Maldives 2,300 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.60 % 1
Totals: 670 Peoples   496,717,000     527       5,919
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