Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,714,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

676

Unreached Groups

528 (78.1 %)

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 *
Karen, Yinbaw Myanmar (Burma) 9,200 Yinbaw Buddhism 32.00 % 25.00 % Unspecified -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Myanmar (Burma) 1,161,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism 30.00 % 5.88 % Complete Bible -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Thailand 56,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism 35.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
Karava Sri Lanka 1,063,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.40 % Complete Bible -
Kagate Bhutan 200 Syuba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Kagate India 1,800 Syuba Buddhism 3.35 % Bible Portions 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
Kadu, Asak Myanmar (Burma) 34,000 Kadu Buddhism 5.00 % 3.50 % New Testament -
Hunna Sri Lanka 89,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.49 % Complete Bible -
Hinna Sri Lanka 239,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.70 % Complete Bible -
Henawalayo Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.71 % Complete Bible 1
Heeri Sri Lanka 17,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.59 % Complete Bible 1
Hanomoreyo Sri Lanka 5,300 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Hannali Sri Lanka 329,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.85 % Complete Bible -
Handi Sri Lanka 1,700 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism 4.01 % New Testament 1
Gurung Ghale Nepal 21,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.44 % New Testament -
Govigama Radala Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.27 % Complete Bible -
Govigama Patti Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.28 % Complete Bible -
Gauraykwallu Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.88 % Complete Bible 1
Gattara Sri Lanka 750,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.74 % Complete Bible -
Gahala Sri Lanka 11,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.78 % Complete Bible 1
Ekai Myanmar (Burma) 6,000 Chin, Ekai Buddhism 3.00 % 3.00 % Translation Needed -
Durava Sri Lanka 715,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.12 % Complete Bible -
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 37,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.50 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 676 Peoples   499,714,000     528       5,690
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