Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,714,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

676

Unreached Groups

528 (78.1 %)

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 *
 Bhotia India 116,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.90 % Complete Bible 2
Chakma India 220,000 Chakma Buddhism 4.83 % New Testament 4
 Phu Thai Vietnam 247,000 Phu Thai Buddhism 4.50 % 2.50 % Translation Started -
 Pankhu, Panko Bangladesh 3,900 Pangkhua Buddhism 4.49 % Translation Needed 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 85,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.45 % Translation Started 2
 Chinese, general Kyrgyzstan 900 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 4.43 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese India 15,000 Burmese Buddhism 4.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Mru Bangladesh 32,000 Mru Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
 Jirel Nepal 5,400 Jirel Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa Nepal 103,000 Sherpa Buddhism 4.24 % New Testament 2
 Mru Myanmar (Burma) 25,000 Mru Buddhism 4.01 % 0.40 % New Testament 1
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism 4.01 % New Testament 1
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Myanmar (Burma) 72,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 4.00 % 2.50 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Thailand 1,497,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 4.00 % 2.66 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Khun Laos 800 Khun Buddhism 4.00 % 2.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Khmer Germany 13,000 Khmer Buddhism 4.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer Korea, South 46,000 Khmer Buddhism 4.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bulang Thailand 1,400 Blang Buddhism 4.00 % 0.40 % New Testament 1
 Lao New Zealand 1,400 Lao Buddhism 4.00 % 1.90 % Complete Bible 1
 Lao United States 208,000 Lao Buddhism 4.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 4
 Sinhalese United States 42,000 Sinhala Buddhism 4.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Naxi, Northern China 3,400 Naxi Buddhism 4.00 % 0.20 % Bible Portions 1
 Thai-Chinese Thailand 5,669,000 Thai Buddhism 4.00 % 2.66 % Complete Bible -
Gauraykwallu Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.88 % Complete Bible 1
Henawalayo Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.71 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 676 Peoples   499,714,000     528       5,690
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