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 *
Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,500 Naga, Lainong Buddhism Bible Portions 25.00 % 4.00 % -
Navandanna Sri Lanka 1,124,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.28 % -
Nubri Nepal 1,500 Nubri Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Oki-No-Erabu Japan 3,200 Oki-No-Erabu Buddhism Unspecified 3.00 % 0.50 % 1
Oli Sri Lanka 29,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.20 % -
Pamunu Sri Lanka 30,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.38 % -
Pannikki Sri Lanka 236,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.62 % -
Pidayne Danno Sri Lanka 8,600 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.51 % 1
Porowakara Sri Lanka 57,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.08 % -
Radava Sri Lanka 353,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.36 % -
Radayo Sri Lanka 1,700 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rajaka Sri Lanka 145,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.03 % -
Rodiya Sri Lanka 17,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Salagama Sri Lanka 302,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 12.16 % -
Sampang Nepal 1,500 Sampang Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Sartang India 3,400 Sartang Buddhism Translation Started 1.50 % 1
Shan India 1,700 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 1.22 % 1
Sinhalese Sri Lanka 179,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.81 % -
Sino-Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 16,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.70 % 1
Soyot Russia 3,600 Tuvan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tai Bueng Thailand 6,500 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tai Taroi India 3,000 Singpho Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tangbe Nepal 600 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 500 Thakali Buddhism Translation Needed 1.06 % 1
Toku-No-shima Japan 5,100 Toku-No-Shima Buddhism Unspecified 2.00 % 0.55 % 1
Totals: 668 Peoples   495,872,000     525       5,709
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