Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

495,872,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

668

Unreached Groups

525 (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 *
Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism Translation Needed 16.04 % -
Demala Gattara Sri Lanka 7,800 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.52 % -
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 36,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.50 % -
Durava Sri Lanka 703,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 8.12 % -
Ekai Myanmar (Burma) 6,000 Chin, Ekai Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Gahala Sri Lanka 10,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.78 % 1
Gattara Sri Lanka 737,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.74 % -
Gauraykwallu Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.88 % 1
Govigama Patti Sri Lanka 26,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.28 % -
Govigama Radala Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.27 % -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism New Testament 6.44 % -
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism New Testament 4.01 % 1
Handi Sri Lanka 1,700 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Hannali Sri Lanka 324,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.85 % -
Hanomoreyo Sri Lanka 5,200 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Heeri Sri Lanka 16,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 1.59 % 1
Henawalayo Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.71 % 1
Hinna Sri Lanka 235,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.70 % -
Hunna Sri Lanka 88,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.49 % -
Kadu, Thet Myanmar (Burma) 34,000 Kadu Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 3.50 % -
Kagate India 1,800 Syuba Buddhism Bible Portions 3.35 % 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism Bible Portions 0.78 % 1
Karava Sri Lanka 1,045,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.40 % -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Myanmar (Burma) 1,157,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 5.88 % -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Thailand 56,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 35.00 % 4.00 % -
Totals: 668 Peoples   495,872,000     525       5,709
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