Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,725,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

674

Unreached Groups

528 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Sinhalese New Zealand 1,100 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Sinhalese Qatar 54,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.20 % 1
 Sinhalese Singapore 16,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 8.00 % 1.20 % -
 Sinhalese Thailand 72,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Sinhalese United States 42,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 1.20 % 1
 Singpho India 8,700 Singpho Buddhism Complete Bible 5.91 % -
 Shixing China 3,600 Shuhi Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,400 Hyolmo Buddhism New Testament 1.38 % 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 9,700 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa China 1,200 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa India 39,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 16.05 % -
 Sherpa Nepal 103,000 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 4.24 % 2
 Sherpa United States 500 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherdukpen Bhutan 200 Sherdukpen Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,600 Sherdukpen Buddhism Translation Needed 0.74 % 1
 Sharchop Bhutan 65,000 Tshangla Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samtao Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 7.00 % 5.40 % -
 Samtao China 200 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samtao Laos 3,400 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samtao Thailand 100 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Saek Thailand 21,000 Saek Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rongkup Bhutan 2,900 Lepcha Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rongkup India 76,000 Lepcha Buddhism New Testament 25.68 % -
 Rongkup Nepal 3,800 Lepcha Buddhism New Testament 3.56 % 1
 Rigzong India 7,400 Ladakhi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Totals: 674 Peoples   499,725,000     528       5,692
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