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 *
 Charumba India 1,000 Zakhring Buddhism Unspecified 5.47 % -
Pamunu Sri Lanka 30,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.38 % -
Kustarogiyo Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.31 % -
Govigama Patti Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.28 % -
Govigama Radala Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.27 % -
Oli Sri Lanka 29,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.20 % -
Porowakara Sri Lanka 58,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.08 % -
Bintanna Sri Lanka 6,600 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.05 % -
 Eurasian Japan 126,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 1.50 % 3
 Han Chinese, Min Bei Thailand 14,000 Chinese, Min Bei Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Han Chinese, Hakka Thailand 79,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 2.00 % 2
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Thailand 39,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Japanese American Samoa 1,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Japanese Australia 36,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 1.60 % 1
 Khmer Australia 34,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 1.40 % 1
 Vietnamese Bulgaria 1,700 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Lao Canada 13,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 3.00 % -
 Gurung Nepal 510,000 Gurung Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 10
 Tai Doi Myanmar (Burma) 5,100 Tai Loi Buddhism Translation Started 5.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Tamang Nepal 1,505,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 30
 Mosuo China 57,000 Narua Buddhism Translation Started 5.00 % 4.00 % -
 South Asian, general Switzerland 75,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 1.50 % 2
 Kanan Myanmar (Burma) 10,000 Kanan Buddhism Translation Needed 5.00 % 3.00 % -
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,500 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism Bible Portions 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
Kadu, Thet Myanmar (Burma) 34,000 Kadu Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 3.50 % -
Totals: 668 Peoples   497,898,000     525       5,717
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