Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,734,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

529 (78.1 %)

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 *
 Mon Myanmar (Burma) 1,135,000 Mon Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 23
 Chinese, general Brazil 311,000 Portuguese Buddhism 30.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Chile 12,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 30.00 % 7.50 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Cyprus 1,100 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 12.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Beda India 600 Ladakhi Buddhism 1.08 % Complete Bible 1
 Dowaniya India 2,900 Assamese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Mon (Buddhist traditions) India 200 Assamese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Chinese, general Argentina 77,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 31.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Anguilla 300 English Buddhism 30.00 % 5.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Botswana 1,300 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 25.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Belgium 10,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 12.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Kyrgyzstan 900 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 4.43 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai-Chinese Thailand 5,669,000 Thai Buddhism 4.00 % 2.66 % Complete Bible -
 South Asian, general Cyprus 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.00 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 South Asian, general Switzerland 75,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 2
 Thai, Khorat Thailand 11,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
Tai Bueng Thailand 6,500 Thai Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Lao Ngaew Thailand 35,000 Thai Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 12.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,100 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 7.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Tangbe Nepal 600 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Soyot Russia 3,700 Tuvan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tuvans-Todzhans Russia 1,900 Tuvan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Shan India 1,600 Shan Buddhism 1.22 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer, Northern Thailand 1,455,000 Khmer, Northern Buddhism 2.00 % 1.33 % Complete Bible 29
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,734,000     529       5,820
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