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 *
Salagama Sri Lanka 309,000 Sinhala Buddhism 12.16 % Complete Bible -
Rodiya Sri Lanka 18,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Rajaka Sri Lanka 148,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.03 % Complete Bible -
Radayo Sri Lanka 1,700 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Radava Sri Lanka 361,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.36 % Complete Bible -
Porowakara Sri Lanka 59,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.08 % Complete Bible -
Pidayne Danno Sri Lanka 8,800 Sinhala Buddhism 3.51 % Complete Bible 1
Pannikki Sri Lanka 241,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.62 % Complete Bible -
Pamunu Sri Lanka 30,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.38 % Complete Bible -
Oli Sri Lanka 30,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.20 % Complete Bible -
Oki-No-Erabu Japan 3,200 Oki-No-Erabu Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
Nubri Nepal 1,500 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Navandanna Sri Lanka 1,150,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.28 % Complete Bible -
Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,600 Naga, Lainong Buddhism 25.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
Naaba Nepal 600 Naaba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,500 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 10.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
Muak Sa-aak China 1,000 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Monpa Black Mountain Bhutan 500 Olekha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Mon (Buddhist traditions) India 300 Assamese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Mon India 1,100 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.43 % Complete Bible 1
Mon Pakistan 1,300 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Momba India 4,500 Sartang Buddhism 0.69 % Translation Started 1
Manyuki Myanmar (Burma) 20,000 Shan Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
Lunape Bhutan 1,200 Lunanakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Lonpa India 900 Kangri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Totals: 688 Peoples   501,589,000     539       5,880
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