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 *
Adap Bhutan 300 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Ahinkuntaya Sri Lanka 60,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.52 % Complete Bible -
Amami-Oshima, Northern Japan 9,900 Amami-Oshima, Northern Buddhism 1.00 % 0.45 % Unspecified 1
Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan 1,800 Amami-Oshima, Southern Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
Badahala Sri Lanka 112,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
Batgama Sri Lanka 373,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.48 % Complete Bible 7
Berava Sri Lanka 365,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.56 % Complete Bible -
Bih Vietnam 500 Rade Buddhism 3.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
Bintanna Sri Lanka 6,700 Sinhala Buddhism 5.05 % Complete Bible -
Bodhivansha Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.02 % Complete Bible -
Bogum India 200 Bugun Buddhism 13.92 % New Testament -
Burakumin Japan 890,000 Japanese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 18
Chaimal India 700 Chin, Falam Buddhism 0.31 % Complete Bible 1
Chakma India 220,000 Chakma Buddhism 4.83 % New Testament 4
Chepya Laos 2,400 Chepya Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Chin, Songlai Myanmar (Burma) 8,100 Chin, Songlai Buddhism 10.00 % 2.00 % Translation Needed -
Couratto Sri Lanka 6,800 Sinhala Buddhism 1.72 % Complete Bible 1
Deaf Bhutan 5,700 Language unknown Buddhism 2.11 % Unspecified 1
Deaf Cambodia 124,000 Language unknown Buddhism 3.13 % Unspecified 2
Deaf Sri Lanka 107,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism 8.38 % Translation Started -
Deaf Japan 254,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism 1.54 % Bible Portions 5
Deaf Laos 72,000 Laos Sign Language Buddhism 3.38 % Translation Needed 1
Deaf Mongolia 16,000 Mongolian Sign Language Buddhism 1.72 % Unspecified 1
Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism 16.04 % Translation Needed -
Demala Gattara Sri Lanka 8,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 676 Peoples   499,714,000     528       5,690
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