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 *
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul Mongolia 255,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 3.00 % 1.80 % 5
 Tu China 257,000 Tu Buddhism Bible Portions 0.01 % 0.01 % 5
 Khampa, Western China 265,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism Bible Portions 0.01 % 0.01 % 5
 Kampuchea Krom Cambodia 272,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 1.20 % 0.60 % 5
 Palaung, Pale Myanmar (Burma) 289,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism New Testament 0.10 % 0.06 % 6
Salagama Sri Lanka 302,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 12.16 % -
 Chinese, general Brazil 311,000 Portuguese Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 4.00 % -
 Burmese Bangladesh 317,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.62 % 6
Hannali Sri Lanka 324,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.85 % -
 Vietnamese France 325,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 9.00 % 1.80 % -
 Deaf Thailand 346,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism Bible Portions 1.10 % 7
Radava Sri Lanka 353,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.36 % -
Berava Sri Lanka 358,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.56 % -
Batgama Sri Lanka 367,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 1.48 % 7
 Chuanlan China 393,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 7.50 % 6.80 % -
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 404,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 8.98 % -
 Kui Thailand 417,000 Kuay Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.41 % 8
 Bai, Southern China 436,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 2.80 % 2.80 % -
 Chakma Bangladesh 439,000 Chakma Buddhism New Testament 15.13 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Singapore 439,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 7.00 % -
 Tavoyan Myanmar (Burma) 452,000 Tavoyan Buddhism Translation Started 0.10 % 0.04 % 9
 Phu Thai Thailand 486,000 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 0.60 % 0.10 % 10
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan China 486,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 0.17 % 10
 Gurung Nepal 505,000 Gurung Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 10
 Govigama Sri Lanka 541,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.90 % -
Totals: 668 Peoples   495,872,000     525       5,709
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