Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

497,898,000

% 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 *
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 1.97 % 1
 Tamang Bhutan 9,700 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 3.59 % 1
 Tamang India 233,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 6.21 % -
 Tamang Nepal 1,505,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 30
 Tai Wang Thailand 8,700 Thai, Northern Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Myanmar (Burma) 100,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.50 % 0.35 % 2
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan China 488,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 0.17 % 10
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Laos 14,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Vietnam 108,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 0.17 % 2
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,517,000 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.90 % 0.82 % 90
 Tai Man, Shan China 700 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Man, Shan Thailand 98,000 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.36 % 0.36 % 2
 Tai Man India 5,900 Phake Buddhism Translation Started 21.85 % -
 Tai Lue Myanmar (Burma) 62,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.20 % 0.06 % 1
 Tai Lue China 801,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.50 % 0.33 % 16
 Tai Lue Laos 125,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.10 % 0.10 % 3
 Tai Lue Thailand 91,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.50 % 0.10 % 2
 Tai Lue United States 4,500 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.50 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Lue Vietnam 6,200 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.50 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Tai Laing Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.30 % 2
 Tai Laan Laos 700 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Khun Myanmar (Burma) 130,000 Khun Buddhism Bible Portions 2.30 % 1.90 % 3
 Tai Khun Laos 800 Khun Buddhism Bible Portions 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Tai Khun Thailand 6,900 Khun Buddhism Bible Portions 1.50 % 0.14 % 1
 Tai Khang China 42,000 Kang Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.30 % 1
Totals: 668 Peoples   497,898,000     525       5,717
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