Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,589,000

% 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 *
 Marma Bangladesh 195,000 Rakhine Buddhism 3.19 % Bible Portions 4
 Marma India 46,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Manyak China 2,400 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Manmet China 1,800 Man Met Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Mangrik India 23,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mangrik Pakistan 53,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Malimasa China 600 Naxi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) India 9,491,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 190
 Luzu China 1,200 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Loba Bhutan 2,200 Lhowa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Loba Nepal 2,600 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % Bible Portions 1
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 Lhomi Buddhism 0.88 % New Testament 1
 Lhomi China 1,700 Lhomi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Lhomi India 1,600 Lhomi Buddhism 7.94 % New Testament -
 Lhokpu Bhutan 3,400 Lhokpu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Lemo China 2,800 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Layakha Bhutan 3,400 Layakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Lawa, Western Thailand 8,800 Lawa, Western Buddhism 16.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Lawa, Eastern Thailand 8,300 Lawa, Eastern Buddhism 1.40 % 0.20 % Unspecified 1
 Lawa China 108,000 Awa Buddhism 20.00 % 18.00 % Translation Needed -
 Larke Nepal 200 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Lap, Lakha Bhutan 10,000 Lakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Lao Wieng Thailand 57,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.60 % 0.60 % Unspecified 1
 Lao Ti Thailand 200 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Lao Phuan Cambodia 2,300 Phuan Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Translation Needed 1
Totals: 688 Peoples   501,589,000     539       5,880
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