Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,714,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

676

Unreached Groups

528 (78.1 %)

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 *
Karen, Pwo Eastern Myanmar (Burma) 1,161,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism 30.00 % 5.88 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Indonesia 756,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 29.00 % 6.00 % Complete Bible -
 Bru, Western Thailand 24,000 Bru, Western Buddhism 8.00 % 6.00 % Bible Portions -
 Chuanlan China 398,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
 Chuanqing China 1,009,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Singapore 440,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 12.00 % 7.00 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Teochew Singapore 604,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 10.00 % 7.07 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Chile 12,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 30.00 % 7.50 % Complete Bible -
 Bru, Western Laos 84,000 Bru, Western Buddhism 12.00 % 8.00 % Bible Portions -
 Karen, Lahta Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Lahta Buddhism 18.00 % 9.00 % Translation Needed -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Singapore 1,205,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 10.00 % 9.43 % Complete Bible -
 Asho Khyang Myanmar (Burma) 168,000 Chin, Asho Buddhism 15.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Brunei 6,200 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 15.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Belgium 1,300 Vietnamese Buddhism 17.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Botswana 1,300 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 25.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,400 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 10.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Singapore 1,435,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 12.00 % 10.61 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Brunei 13,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 15.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Australia 13,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 12.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
 Karen, Eastern Kayah Myanmar (Burma) 8,900 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism 20.00 % 14.00 % New Testament -
 Korean Kyrgyzstan 16,000 Korean Buddhism 26.34 % 16.00 % Complete Bible -
 Korean Thailand 7,300 Korean Buddhism 24.00 % 16.00 % Complete Bible -
 Lawa China 108,000 Awa Buddhism 20.00 % 18.00 % Translation Needed -
 Karen, Kayah Myanmar (Burma) 160,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism 28.00 % 20.00 % New Testament -
Karen, Yinbaw Myanmar (Burma) 9,200 Yinbaw Buddhism 32.00 % 25.00 % Unspecified -
Totals: 676 Peoples   499,714,000     528       5,690
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