Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

495,872,000

% 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 *
 Lao Australia 11,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 3.50 % 1.90 % 1
 Lao New Zealand 1,400 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 1.90 % 1
 Tai Khun Myanmar (Burma) 129,000 Khun Buddhism Bible Portions 2.30 % 1.90 % 3
 Burmese Denmark 1,700 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Han Chinese, Min Bei Thailand 14,000 Chinese, Min Bei Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Han Chinese, Hakka Thailand 79,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 2.00 % 2
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Thailand 39,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Tai Khun Laos 800 Khun Buddhism Bible Portions 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Karen, Kayah Thailand 22,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism New Testament 28.00 % 2.00 % -
 Khmer Germany 13,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Khmer Korea, South 46,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Vietnamese Australia 220,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 22.00 % 2.00 % -
 Vietnamese Italy 1,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 7.00 % 2.00 % -
 Lao Laos 3,252,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 3.50 % 2.00 % 65
 Lawa, Western Thailand 8,800 Lawa, Western Buddhism Complete Bible 16.00 % 2.00 % -
 Lahu Shi China 128,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism New Testament 10.00 % 2.00 % -
 Mongolian, Peripheral United States 3,600 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism New Testament 3.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Chinese, general Christmas Island 700 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 14.00 % 2.00 % -
Chin, Songlai Myanmar (Burma) 8,100 Chin, Songlai Buddhism Translation Needed 10.00 % 2.00 % -
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,400 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism Bible Portions 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Myanmar (Burma) 71,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.50 % -
 Phu Thai Vietnam 247,000 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 4.50 % 2.50 % -
 Lao Vietnam 16,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 3.40 % 2.60 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Thailand 1,488,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.66 % -
 Thai-Chinese Thailand 5,633,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.66 % -
Totals: 668 Peoples   495,872,000     525       5,709
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