Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

500,107,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

668

Unreached Groups

523 (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 *
Pannikki Sri Lanka 240,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.62 % -
 Phu Thai Vietnam 247,000 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 4.50 % 2.50 % -
 Khmer, Cambodian United States 253,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.60 % 5
Deaf Japan 254,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism Bible Portions 1.54 % 5
 Tu China 261,000 Tu Buddhism Bible Portions 0.01 % 0.01 % 5
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul Mongolia 264,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 3.00 % 1.80 % 5
 Khampa, Western China 269,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism Bible Portions 0.01 % 0.01 % 5
 Kampuchea Krom Cambodia 276,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 1.20 % 0.60 % 6
 Palaung, Pale Myanmar (Burma) 291,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism New Testament 0.10 % 0.06 % 6
Salagama Sri Lanka 308,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 12.16 % -
 Burmese Bangladesh 310,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.62 % 6
 Chinese, general Brazil 311,000 Portuguese Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 4.00 % -
 Vietnamese France 324,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 9.00 % 1.80 % -
Hannali Sri Lanka 329,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.85 % -
 Deaf Thailand 348,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism Bible Portions 1.10 % 7
Radava Sri Lanka 359,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.36 % -
Berava Sri Lanka 365,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.56 % -
Batgama Sri Lanka 373,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 1.48 % 7
 Chuanlan China 398,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 7.50 % 6.80 % -
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 405,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 8.98 % -
 Kui Thailand 420,000 Kuay Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.41 % 8
 Chakma Bangladesh 431,000 Chakma Buddhism New Testament 15.13 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Singapore 440,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 7.00 % -
 Bai, Southern China 442,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 2.80 % 2.80 % -
 Dawei, Tavoyan Myanmar (Burma) 454,000 Tavoyan Buddhism Translation Needed 0.10 % 0.04 % 9
Totals: 668 Peoples   500,107,000     523       5,689
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