Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

500,081,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

664

Unreached Groups

520 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Sinhalese Maldives 2,700 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.60 % 1
 Sinhalese Malaysia 4,300 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.10 % 1
 Sinhalese New Zealand 1,100 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Sinhalese Qatar 54,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.20 % 1
 Sinhalese Singapore 16,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 8.00 % 1.20 % -
 Sinhalese Thailand 72,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Sinhalese United States 42,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 1.20 % 1
Sinhalese Sri Lanka 182,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.81 % -
 Sino-Burmese China, Macau 19,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.30 % 1
Sino-Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 16,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.70 % 1
 Siyar Nepal 500 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 So Laos 84,000 So Buddhism Bible Portions 1.40 % 1.00 % 2
 So Thailand 73,000 So Buddhism Bible Portions 1.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Sogwo Arig China 50,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 South Asian, general Cyprus 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.40 % 1
 South Asian, general Switzerland 75,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 1.50 % 2
Soyot Russia 3,700 Tuvan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tai Bueng Thailand 6,500 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Doi Myanmar (Burma) 5,100 Tai Loi Buddhism Translation Started 5.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Tai Doi Laos 300 Tai Loi Buddhism Translation Started 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Gapong Laos 500 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Gapong Thailand 2,200 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai He Laos 4,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Kaleun Laos 3,200 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Kaleun Thailand 8,700 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Totals: 664 Peoples   500,081,000     520       5,720
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