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 *
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism New Testament 6.44 % -
 Gongduk Bhutan 2,600 Gongduk Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Groma China 19,000 Groma Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Groma India 700 Groma Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Guiqiong China 12,000 Guiqiong Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gurung Bangladesh 900 Gurung Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Gurung Nepal 505,000 Gurung Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 10
 Deaf Vietnam 724,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism Unspecified 9.43 % -
 Ergong China 63,000 Horpa Buddhism Unspecified 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Aka Bhutan 500 Hruso Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Hu China 1,100 Hu Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,500 Hyolmo Buddhism New Testament 1.38 % 1
 Yehlmo Nepal 10,000 Hyolmo Buddhism New Testament 0.99 % 1
 Intha Myanmar (Burma) 101,000 Intha Buddhism Translation Started 0.10 % 0.07 % 2
 Eurasian Japan 127,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 1.50 % 3
Burakumin Japan 892,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.50 % 0.20 % 18
 Japanese United Arab Emirates 19,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.50 % 0.50 % 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
 Japanese Belgium 4,700 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Japanese Canada 56,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.80 % 1
 Japanese Sri Lanka 2,200 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 2.87 % 1
 Japanese China 6,900 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Japanese Northern Mariana Islands 900 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Japanese Denmark 1,800 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.50 % 1
Totals: 668 Peoples   495,872,000     525       5,709
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