Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,589,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

688

Unreached Groups

539 (78.3 %)

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 *
Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan 1,800 Amami-Oshima, Southern Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
Batgama Sri Lanka 375,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.48 % Complete Bible 7
 Bayad Mongolia 65,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.20 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Beda India 600 Ladakhi Buddhism 1.08 % Complete Bible 1
 Beda Pakistan 400 Balti Buddhism 2.70 % Bible Portions 1
 Bhote Nepal 13,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhotia India 114,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.90 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 83,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.44 % Unspecified 2
Bih Vietnam 500 Rade Buddhism 3.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 116,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 2
Bodh (Gahri) India 2,200 Gahri Buddhism 0.18 % Bible Portions 1
 Bru, Eastern Thailand 25,000 Bru, Eastern Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bulang Myanmar (Burma) 15,000 Blang Buddhism 1.90 % 0.80 % New Testament 1
 Bulang Thailand 1,400 Blang Buddhism 4.00 % 0.40 % New Testament 1
 Bumthangpa Bhutan 22,000 Bumthangkha Buddhism 0.59 % Bible Portions 1
 Bunan China 2,200 Gahri Buddhism 0.20 % 0.20 % Bible Portions 1
Burakumin Japan 887,000 Japanese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 18
 Buriat, Chinese China 170,000 Buriat, China Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Unspecified 3
 Buriat, Mongolia Mongolia 57,000 Buriat, Mongolia Buddhism 0.60 % 0.50 % New Testament 1
 Burmese Australia 13,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Bangladesh 313,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.62 % Complete Bible 6
 Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 31,156,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.08 % Complete Bible 623
 Burmese Canada 4,200 Burmese Buddhism 0.11 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Denmark 1,700 Burmese Buddhism 2.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Finland 1,500 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 688 Peoples   501,589,000     539       5,880
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