Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

500,114,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

534 (78.2 %)

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 *
Rajaka Sri Lanka 148,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.03 % Complete Bible -
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) 2,681,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 54
 Rigzong India 7,300 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Rigzong Pakistan 1,600 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Rodiya Sri Lanka 18,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Rongkup Bhutan 2,900 Lepcha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Rongkup India 74,000 Lepcha Buddhism 25.68 % New Testament -
 Rongkup Nepal 3,800 Lepcha Buddhism 3.56 % New Testament 1
 Saek Thailand 21,000 Saek Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Salagama Sri Lanka 308,000 Sinhala Buddhism 12.16 % Complete Bible -
Sampang Nepal 1,400 Sampang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Samtao Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Samtao Buddhism 7.00 % 5.40 % Translation Started -
 Samtao China 200 Samtao Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Samtao Laos 3,400 Samtao Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Sartang India 3,400 Sartang Buddhism 1.50 % Translation Started 1
Shan India 1,600 Shan Buddhism 1.22 % Complete Bible 1
 Sharchop Bhutan 65,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sherdukpen Bhutan 200 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.74 % Translation Needed 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 India 38,000 Nepali Buddhism 15.93 % Complete Bible -
 Sherpa Nepal 103,000 Sherpa Buddhism 4.24 % New Testament 2
 Sherpa United States 500 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,400 Hyolmo Buddhism 1.38 % New Testament 1
Totals: 683 Peoples   500,114,000     534       5,824
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