Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

500,081,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

664

Unreached Groups

520 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Palaung, Pale Thailand 6,200 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism New Testament 0.20 % 0.00 % 1
 Palaung, Rumai Myanmar (Burma) 155,000 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism Bible Portions 0.40 % 0.20 % 3
 Palaung, Shwe Myanmar (Burma) 226,000 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism Translation Needed 0.20 % 0.12 % 5
 Palaung, Shwe China 8,000 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pankhu, Panko Bangladesh 3,900 Pangkhua Buddhism Translation Needed 4.49 % 1
 Phu Thai Laos 220,000 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 0.50 % 0.40 % 4
 Phu Thai Thailand 490,000 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 0.60 % 0.10 % 10
 Phu Thai United States 55,000 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 1.00 % 0.10 % 1
 Phu Thai Vietnam 247,000 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 4.50 % 2.50 % -
 Qiang, Cimulin China 17,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism Unspecified 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Qiang, Luhua China 24,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism Unspecified 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Qiang, Mawo China 20,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism Unspecified 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Qiang, Yadu China 39,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism Unspecified 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Qixingmin China 6,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Queyu China 11,000 Queyu Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) 2,681,000 Rakhine Buddhism Bible Portions 0.10 % 0.05 % 54
 Rigzong India 7,400 Ladakhi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rigzong Pakistan 1,600 Balti Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rongkup Bhutan 2,900 Lepcha Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rongkup India 76,000 Lepcha Buddhism New Testament 25.68 % -
 Rongkup Nepal 3,800 Lepcha Buddhism New Testament 3.56 % 1
 Saek Thailand 21,000 Saek Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samtao Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 7.00 % 5.40 % -
 Samtao China 200 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samtao Laos 3,400 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Totals: 664 Peoples   500,081,000     520       5,720
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