Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,553,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

678

Unreached Groups

530 (78.2 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Bunan China 2,200 Gahri Buddhism 0.20 % 0.20 % Bible Portions 1
 Hu China 1,100 Hu Buddhism 0.27 % 0.27 % Translation Needed 1
 Lawa China 108,000 Awa Buddhism 20.00 % 18.00 % Translation Needed -
 Lemo China 2,800 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Monba, Cona China 45,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.03 % 0.02 % New Testament 1
 Monba, Medog China 8,400 Sartang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Huayao Tai China 92,000 Lu Buddhism 0.30 % 0.29 % New Testament 2
 Japanese China 7,000 Japanese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Jiarong, Chabao China 18,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Jiarong, Guanyingqiao China 8,000 Lavrung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Jiarong, Shangzhai China 5,300 sTodsde Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Jiarong, Sidabao China 7,200 Lavrung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Jiarong, Situ China 209,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.03 % 0.03 % Bible Portions 4
 Kalmyk, Torgut China 195,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 4
 Khampa Eastern China 1,618,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.05 % 0.01 % New Testament 32
 Khampa, Northern China 153,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % New Testament 3
 Khampa, Western China 271,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % New Testament 5
 Khmu, Puman China 22,000 U Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Unspecified 1
 Kuan, Khuen China 1,700 Khuen Buddhism 0.11 % 0.10 % Translation Needed 1
 Kucong China 45,000 Kucong Buddhism 2.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Lhomi China 1,700 Lhomi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Minyag, Eastern China 2,000 Minyag, Eastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Minyag, Western China 12,000 Minyag, Western Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Kyerung China 8,500 Kyerung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Ladakhi China 600 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 678 Peoples   505,553,000     530       5,926
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