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 *
 Buriat, Chinese China 169,000 Buriat, China Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Unspecified 3
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,493,000 Shan Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 90
 Mon Myanmar (Burma) 1,135,000 Mon Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 23
 Dariganga Mongolia 31,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Canada 56,000 Japanese Buddhism 3.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Bulang Myanmar (Burma) 15,000 Blang Buddhism 1.90 % 0.80 % New Testament 1
 Lao Argentina 2,000 Lao Buddhism 10.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible -
 Oy Laos 24,000 Oy Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Unspecified 1
 Lao Phuan Laos 145,000 Phuan Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Translation Needed 3
 Tuva, Uriankhai Mongolia 42,000 Tuvan Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 12.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible -
Kikai Japan 13,000 Kikai Buddhism 3.00 % 0.72 % Unspecified 1
 Burmese Korea, South 23,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
Sino-Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 16,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Tai China 58,000 Lu Buddhism 0.70 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
Uriankhai, Altai Mongolia 30,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
Torgud Mongolia 16,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.80 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
Uzemchin Mongolia 2,900 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
 Thai China, Hong Kong 11,000 Thai Buddhism 1.40 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer Canada 22,000 Khmer Buddhism 1.00 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 1
Kiorr Laos 4,700 Kiorr Buddhism 1.00 % 0.60 % Translation Needed 1
 Sinhalese Maldives 2,700 Sinhala Buddhism 1.00 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 1
 Kampuchea Krom Cambodia 276,000 Khmer Buddhism 1.20 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 6
 Lao Wieng Thailand 57,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.60 % 0.60 % Unspecified 1
Toku-No-shima Japan 5,000 Toku-No-Shima Buddhism 2.00 % 0.55 % Unspecified 1
Totals: 676 Peoples   499,714,000     528       5,690
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