Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

495,820,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

667

Unreached Groups

524 (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 *
Yamannu Sri Lanka 75,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.68 % 2
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Myanmar (Burma) 73,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.30 % 1
 So Thailand 72,000 So Buddhism Bible Portions 1.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Myanmar (Burma) 71,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.50 % -
 Khmer France 71,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Sinhalese Thailand 71,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
Deaf Laos 70,000 Laos Sign Language Buddhism Translation Needed 3.38 % 1
 Sharchop Bhutan 69,000 Tshangla Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mongol, Khalka China 69,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism Complete Bible 0.25 % 0.19 % 1
 Thai, Central Taiwan 68,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.30 % 1
Miyako, Ryukyuan Japan 68,000 Miyako Buddhism Unspecified 3.00 % 0.51 % 1
 Thai, Central Australia 66,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.80 % 0.30 % 1
 Vietnamese Germany 65,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 9.00 % 1.80 % -
 Khmer Thailand 64,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.60 % 1
 Lahu Shi Myanmar (Burma) 64,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism New Testament 10.00 % 5.00 % -
 Ergong China 63,000 Horpa Buddhism Unspecified 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Tibetan, Nghari China 63,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Lue Myanmar (Burma) 61,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.20 % 0.06 % 1
 Sinhalese Italy 59,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
Ahinkuntaya Sri Lanka 59,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.52 % -
 Han Tai China 57,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.70 % 0.70 % 1
 Lao Krang Thailand 57,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lao Wieng Thailand 57,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.60 % 0.60 % 1
Porowakara Sri Lanka 57,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.08 % -
 Japanese Canada 56,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.80 % 1
Totals: 667 Peoples   495,820,000     524       5,705
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