Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,851,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

688

Unreached Groups

539 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 Lhomi Buddhism 0.89 % New Testament 1
 Loba Bhutan 2,200 Lhowa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Loba Nepal 2,500 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % Bible Portions 1
 Luzu China 1,200 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Mahar India 9,512,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 190
 Malimasa China 600 Naxi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Mangrik India 24,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mangrik Pakistan 51,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Manmet China 1,800 Man Met Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Manyak China 2,400 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Marma Bangladesh 195,000 Rakhine Buddhism 3.19 % Bible Portions 4
 Marma India 46,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Matpa Bhutan 20,000 Chocangacakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Menia China 1,600 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Miji [Sajalong] Bhutan 300 Miji Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Minyak China 27,000 Muya Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Miyako, Ryukyuan Japan 67,000 Miyako Buddhism 3.00 % 0.51 % Unspecified 1
 Mok Myanmar (Burma) 4,000 Mok Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Mok Thailand 700 Mok Buddhism 1.40 % 1.40 % Translation Started 1
 Mon Myanmar (Burma) 1,143,000 Mon Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 23
 Monba, Cona China 45,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.03 % 0.02 % New Testament 1
 Monba, Medog China 8,300 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Mongol China 5,636,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.04 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 113
 Mongol, Khalka China 68,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.02 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Czechia 2,500 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 688 Peoples   502,851,000     539       5,897
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