Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

497,898,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

668

Unreached Groups

525 (78.6 %)

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 *
 Matpa Bhutan 22,000 Chocangacakha Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nupbi Bhutan 3,200 Nupbikha Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nyenpa Bhutan 13,000 Nyenkha Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Tak Bai Malaysia 4,100 Thai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Tak Bai Thailand 22,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lao Wieng Thailand 57,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.60 % 0.60 % 1
 Lao Lom Thailand 28,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Buriat, Chinese China 168,000 Buriat, China Buddhism Unspecified 1.00 % 0.90 % 3
Tangbe Nepal 600 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 1,900 Thakali Buddhism Translation Needed 1.79 % 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 500 Thakali Buddhism Translation Needed 1.06 % 1
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,500 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Angku China 8,100 Kon Keu Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 400 Bine Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lap, Lakha Bhutan 11,000 Lakha Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tseku Bhutan 7,000 Tseku Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tseku China 14,000 Tseku Buddhism Translation Needed 0.10 % 0.10 % 1
 Layakha Bhutan 3,700 Layakha Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Lunape Bhutan 1,300 Lunanakha Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Soyot Russia 3,600 Tuvan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tuvans-Todzhans Russia 1,900 Tuvan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Shan India 1,700 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 1.22 % 1
 Khmer, Northern Thailand 1,448,000 Khmer, Northern Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.33 % 29
Uriankhai, Altai Mongolia 30,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.70 % 1
Uuld Mongolia 8,600 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Totals: 668 Peoples   497,898,000     525       5,717
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