Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

504,882,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

531 (77.7 %)

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 *
 Palaung, Pale Myanmar (Burma) 297,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.10 % 0.06 % Complete Bible 6
 Palaung, Pale Thailand 6,200 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.20 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Pa-O Myanmar (Burma) 877,000 Pa'o Buddhism 1.70 % 0.30 % New Testament 18
 Pa-O Thailand 800 Pa'o Buddhism 25.00 % 1.00 % New Testament -
 Oy Laos 25,000 Oy Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Unspecified 1
 Olot China 3,200 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Okinawan, Ryukyuan Bolivia 2,500 Okinawan, Central Buddhism 1.50 % 0.10 % Bible Portions 1
 Nyenpa Bhutan 13,000 Nyenkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Nyaw Laos 18,000 Nyaw Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Translation Needed 1
 Nyaw Thailand 81,000 Nyaw Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 2
 Nyahkur Thailand 1,600 Nyahkur Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Nupbi Bhutan 3,000 Nupbikha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Nubri Nepal 1,700 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Ngalong Bhutan 89,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 2
 Newah Bhutan 3,600 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Naxi, Northern China 3,400 Naxi Buddhism 4.00 % 0.20 % New Testament 1
 Namuyi China 9,000 Namuyi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Naju China 2,000 Naxi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,800 Naga, Lainong Buddhism 25.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
 Mugal Nepal 300 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mru Bangladesh 70,000 Mru Buddhism 3.94 % New Testament 1
 Mru Myanmar (Burma) 25,000 Mru Buddhism 4.01 % 0.40 % New Testament 1
 Mro-Khimi Myanmar (Burma) 204,000 Mro-Khimi Buddhism 7.40 % 5.00 % New Testament -
 Mpi Thailand 1,600 Mpi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Mosuo China 58,000 Narua Buddhism 5.00 % 5.00 % Translation Needed -
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,882,000     531       5,970