Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,432,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

666

Unreached Groups

511 (76.7 %)

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 *
 Tangchanghya India 2,400 Tangchangya Buddhism 16.67 % Translation Started -
 Gurung Ghaleg Bhutan 9,800 Nepali Buddhism 3.87 % Complete Bible 1
 Gurung Ghaleg Nepal 609,000 Gurung Buddhism 5.01 % New Testament -
 Tibetan India 118,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.28 % Complete Bible 2
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 138,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 3
 Bhote Nepal 15,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhotia India 134,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.92 % Complete Bible 3
 Bhotia Sikkim India 99,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.44 % Translation Needed 2
 Monpa Dirang India 8,500 Tshangla Buddhism 0.77 % New Testament 1
 Jad India 2,600 Khamba Buddhism 0.59 % Translation Started 1
 Jirel Nepal 6,600 Jirel Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
Khami Bangladesh 6,000 Chittagonian Buddhism 4.63 % New Testament 1
 Khamiyang India 1,600 Khamyang Buddhism 1.27 % Translation Started 1
 Khowa India 1,700 Bugun Buddhism 21.09 % New Testament -
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,600 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism 6.22 % Translation Started -
 Monpa Lish India 2,700 Lish Buddhism 0.67 % Translation Started 1
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) India 11,287,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 226
 Monpa India 48,000 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.94 % Unspecified 1
 Marma (Magh) Bangladesh 245,000 Marma Buddhism 5.69 % New Testament -
 Marma (Magh) India 55,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Changpa India 3,200 Changthang Buddhism 0.19 % Translation Started 1
 Sherdukpen India 4,200 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.74 % Translation Started 1
 Singpho India 9,800 Singpho Buddhism 7.14 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Man India 6,900 Phake Buddhism 21.90 % Translation Started -
 Tamang Bhutan 9,300 Nepali Buddhism 3.59 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,432,000     511       5,879



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