Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,725,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

674

Unreached Groups

528 (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 *
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,400 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism Translation Started 6.22 % -
 Singpho India 8,700 Singpho Buddhism Complete Bible 5.91 % -
 Tai Man India 5,900 Phake Buddhism Translation Started 21.85 % -
 Tamang India 233,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 6.21 % -
 Tamang Nepal 1,438,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 6.62 % -
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,300 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism Complete Bible 20.84 % -
 Charumba India 1,000 Zakhring Buddhism Unspecified 5.47 % -
 Lhomi India 1,600 Lhomi Buddhism New Testament 7.94 % -
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 405,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 8.98 % -
Deaf Sri Lanka 107,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism Translation Started 8.38 % -
Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism Translation Needed 16.04 % -
 Deaf Vietnam 723,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism Unspecified 9.43 % -
 Chinese, general Christmas Island 700 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 14.00 % 2.00 % -
 Chinese, general Argentina 77,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 31.00 % 0.50 % -
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 Buriat, Russia Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 0.80 % -
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,100 Buriat, Russia Buddhism Complete Bible 7.00 % 0.50 % -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 21,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism New Testament 6.44 % -
Chin, Songlai Myanmar (Burma) 8,100 Chin, Songlai Buddhism Translation Needed 10.00 % 2.00 % -
Ahinkuntaya Sri Lanka 60,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.52 % -
Badahala Sri Lanka 112,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.52 % -
Berava Sri Lanka 365,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.56 % -
Bintanna Sri Lanka 6,700 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.05 % -
Bodhivansha Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.02 % -
Demala Gattara Sri Lanka 8,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.52 % -
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 37,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.50 % -
Totals: 674 Peoples   499,725,000     528       5,692
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