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 *
Adap Bhutan 400 Dzongkha Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Ahinkuntaya Sri Lanka 59,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.52 % -
Amami-Oshima, Northern Japan 10,000 Amami-Oshima, Northern Buddhism Unspecified 1.00 % 0.45 % 1
Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan 1,800 Amami-Oshima, Southern Buddhism Unspecified 3.00 % 0.50 % 1
Badahala Sri Lanka 110,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.52 % -
Barua Bangladesh 11,000 Chittagonian Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Barua India 1,400 Bengali Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Batgama Sri Lanka 367,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 1.48 % 7
Berava Sri Lanka 358,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.56 % -
Bih Vietnam 500 Rade Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.00 % 1
Bintanna Sri Lanka 6,500 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.05 % -
Bodhivansha Sri Lanka 14,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.02 % -
Bogum India 200 Bugun Buddhism New Testament 13.92 % -
Burakumin Japan 892,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.50 % 0.20 % 18
Chaimal India 600 Chin, Falam Buddhism Complete Bible 0.31 % 1
Chakma India 218,000 Chakma Buddhism New Testament 4.83 % 4
Chepya Laos 2,400 Chepya Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Chin, Songlai Myanmar (Burma) 8,100 Chin, Songlai Buddhism Translation Needed 10.00 % 2.00 % -
Couratto Sri Lanka 6,700 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 1.72 % 1
Deaf Cambodia 122,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 3.13 % 2
Deaf Sri Lanka 105,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism Translation Needed 8.38 % -
Deaf Bhutan 6,100 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 2.11 % 1
Deaf Japan 254,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism Bible Portions 1.54 % 5
Deaf Laos 70,000 Laos Sign Language Buddhism Translation Needed 3.38 % 1
Deaf Mongolia 16,000 Mongolian Sign Language Buddhism Unspecified 1.72 % 1
Totals: 667 Peoples   495,820,000     524       5,705
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