Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,725,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

674

Unreached Groups

528 (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 *
 Marma India 47,000 Rakhine Buddhism Bible Portions 0.39 % 1
 Nau Buddh India 973,000 Marathi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.33 % 19
 Changpa India 2,700 Changthang Buddhism Translation Needed 0.19 % 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,600 Sherdukpen Buddhism Translation Needed 0.74 % 1
 Singpho India 8,700 Singpho Buddhism Complete Bible 5.91 % -
 Tai Man India 5,900 Phake Buddhism Translation Started 21.85 % -
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 1.97 % 1
 Tamang Bhutan 9,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 3.59 % 1
 Tamang India 233,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 6.21 % -
 Tamang Nepal 1,438,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 6.62 % -
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,300 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism Complete Bible 20.84 % -
 Charumba India 1,000 Zakhring Buddhism Unspecified 5.47 % -
 Khampa Tibetan India 900 Khamba Buddhism Translation Needed 0.92 % 1
 Lhomi India 1,600 Lhomi Buddhism New Testament 7.94 % -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 Lhomi Buddhism New Testament 0.89 % 1
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 405,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 8.98 % -
Deaf Bhutan 5,700 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 2.11 % 1
Deaf Cambodia 124,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 3.13 % 2
Deaf Sri Lanka 107,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism Translation Started 8.38 % -
Deaf Japan 254,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism Bible Portions 1.54 % 5
Deaf Laos 72,000 Laos Sign Language Buddhism Translation Needed 3.38 % 1
Deaf Mongolia 16,000 Mongolian Sign Language Buddhism Unspecified 1.72 % 1
Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism Translation Needed 16.04 % -
 Deaf Thailand 348,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism Bible Portions 1.10 % 7
 Deaf Vietnam 723,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism Unspecified 9.43 % -
Totals: 674 Peoples   499,725,000     528       5,692
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