Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,868,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

688

Unreached Groups

539 (78.3 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,100 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 7.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Mro-Khimi Myanmar (Burma) 201,000 Mro-Khimi Buddhism 7.40 % 5.00 % New Testament -
 Kanan Myanmar (Burma) 10,000 Kanan Buddhism 5.00 % 3.00 % Translation Needed -
 Chin, Laitu Myanmar (Burma) 17,000 Chin, Laitu Buddhism 25.00 % 3.00 % Translation Needed -
Chin, Songlai Myanmar (Burma) 8,200 Chin, Songlai Buddhism 10.00 % 2.00 % Translation Needed -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.44 % New Testament -
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,500 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 10.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
Kadu, Asak Myanmar (Burma) 35,000 Kadu Buddhism 5.00 % 3.50 % Bible Portions -
Ahinkuntaya Sri Lanka 60,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.52 % Complete Bible -
Badahala Sri Lanka 113,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
Berava Sri Lanka 366,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.56 % Complete Bible -
Bintanna Sri Lanka 6,700 Sinhala Buddhism 5.05 % Complete Bible -
Bodhivansha Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.02 % Complete Bible -
Demala Gattara Sri Lanka 8,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 37,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.50 % Complete Bible -
Durava Sri Lanka 718,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.12 % Complete Bible -
Gattara Sri Lanka 753,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.74 % Complete Bible -
 Govigama Sri Lanka 553,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.90 % Complete Bible -
Govigama Patti Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.28 % Complete Bible -
Govigama Radala Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.27 % Complete Bible -
Hannali Sri Lanka 331,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.85 % Complete Bible -
Hinna Sri Lanka 240,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.70 % Complete Bible -
Hunna Sri Lanka 90,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.49 % Complete Bible -
Karava Sri Lanka 1,067,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.40 % Complete Bible -
Kiddea Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.10 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 688 Peoples   502,868,000     539       5,897
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