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 *
 Chinese, general Botswana 1,300 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 25.00 % 10.00 % -
 Chinese, general Belgium 10,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 3.00 % -
 Chinese, general Brazil 311,000 Portuguese Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 4.00 % -
 Chinese, general Cyprus 1,100 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 3.00 % -
 Chinese, general Christmas Island 700 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 14.00 % 2.00 % -
 Thai-Chinese Thailand 5,633,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.66 % -
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 Buriat, Russia Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 0.80 % -
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,000 Buriat, Russia Buddhism Complete Bible 7.00 % 0.50 % -
 Chin, Mro-Khimi Myanmar (Burma) 83,000 Mro-Khimi Buddhism New Testament 7.40 % 5.00 % -
 Kanan Myanmar (Burma) 10,000 Kanan Buddhism Translation Needed 5.00 % 3.00 % -
 Chin, Laitu Myanmar (Burma) 17,000 Chin, Laitu Buddhism Translation Started 25.00 % 3.00 % -
Chin, Songlai Myanmar (Burma) 8,100 Chin, Songlai Buddhism Translation Needed 10.00 % 2.00 % -
Naga Koki Myanmar (Burma) 2,300 Naga, Kokak Buddhism Translation Started 15.00 % 3.00 % -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism New Testament 6.44 % -
Kadu, Thet Myanmar (Burma) 34,000 Kadu Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 3.50 % -
Ahinkuntaya Sri Lanka 59,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.52 % -
Badahala Sri Lanka 110,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.52 % -
Berava Sri Lanka 358,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.56 % -
Bintanna Sri Lanka 6,500 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.05 % -
Bodhivansha Sri Lanka 14,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.02 % -
Demala Gattara Sri Lanka 7,800 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.52 % -
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 36,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.50 % -
Durava Sri Lanka 703,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 8.12 % -
Gattara Sri Lanka 737,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.74 % -
 Govigama Sri Lanka 541,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.90 % -
Totals: 668 Peoples   495,872,000     525       5,709
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