Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,868,000

% 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 *
Deaf Laos 73,000 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 -
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 37,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.50 % Complete Bible -
Durava Sri Lanka 718,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.12 % Complete Bible -
Gahala Sri Lanka 11,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.78 % Complete Bible 1
Gattara Sri Lanka 753,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.74 % Complete Bible -
Gauraykwallu Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.88 % Complete Bible 1
Govigama Patti Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.28 % Complete Bible -
Govigama Radala Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.27 % Complete Bible -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.44 % New Testament -
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism 4.01 % New Testament 1
Handi Sri Lanka 1,700 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Hannali Sri Lanka 331,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.85 % Complete Bible -
Hanomoreyo Sri Lanka 5,300 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Heeri Sri Lanka 17,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.59 % Complete Bible 1
Henawalayo Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.71 % Complete Bible 1
Hinna Sri Lanka 240,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.70 % Complete Bible -
Hunna Sri Lanka 90,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.49 % Complete Bible -
Kadu, Asak Myanmar (Burma) 35,000 Kadu Buddhism 5.00 % 3.50 % Bible Portions -
Kagate Bhutan 200 Syuba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Kagate India 1,800 Syuba Buddhism 3.35 % Bible Portions 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
Karava Sri Lanka 1,067,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.40 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 688 Peoples   502,868,000     539       5,897
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