Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

491,143,000

% of World Population

6.6 %

People Groups

657

Unreached Groups

516 (78.5 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Indigenous
 Thai, Central Thailand 19,646,000 Thai Buddhism 0.30 % 0.20 % Complete Bible
 Thai, Isan Iceland 500 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % New Testament
 Thai, Isan Laos 8,700 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament
 Thai, Isan Norway 18,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament
 Thai, Isan New Zealand 8,100 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament
 Thai, Isan Thailand 17,955,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % New Testament
 Thai, Isan United States 84,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 2.00 % 0.10 % New Testament
 Thai, Khorat Thailand 549,000 Thai Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible
 Thai, Northern Laos 37,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament
 Thai, Northern Thailand 7,239,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % New Testament
 Thai, Southern Malaysia 4,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions
 Thai, Southern Thailand 5,015,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.90 % 0.19 % Bible Portions
 Thai, Tak Bai Malaysia 4,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions
 Thai, Tak Bai Thailand 22,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions
 Thai-Chinese Thailand 5,589,000 Thai Buddhism 4.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible
 Thakali Chimtan Nepal Unknown Thakali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Definite Need
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 1,800 Thakali Buddhism 1.79 % Definite Need
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 500 Thakali Buddhism 1.06 % Definite Need
 Thami China 600 Thangmi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Definite Need
 Tibetan Bhutan 4,600 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible
 Tibetan Canada 5,300 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible
 Tibetan India 109,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.25 % Complete Bible
 Tibetan Pakistan 7,500 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions
 Tibetan Sweden 1,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible
 Tibetan Gtsang Bhutan 900 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible
Totals: 657 Peoples   491,143,000     516        
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