Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

495,820,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

667

Unreached Groups

524 (78.6 %)

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 Maldives 2,300 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.60 % 1
 Sinhalese Malaysia 4,300 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.10 % 1
 Sinhalese New Zealand 1,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Sinhalese Qatar 52,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.20 % 1
 Sinhalese Singapore 16,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 8.00 % 1.20 % -
 Sinhalese Thailand 71,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Sinhalese United States 41,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 1.20 % 1
 Singpho India 8,600 Singpho Buddhism Complete Bible 5.91 % -
 Shixing China 3,500 Shuhi Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,500 Hyolmo Buddhism New Testament 1.38 % 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 10,000 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa China 1,200 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa India 38,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 16.05 % -
 Sherpa Nepal 107,000 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 4.24 % 2
 Sherpa United States 500 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherdukpen Bhutan 300 Sherdukpen Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 Sherdukpen Buddhism Translation Needed 0.74 % 1
 Sharchop Bhutan 69,000 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 3,300 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samtao Thailand 100 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Saek Thailand 20,000 Saek Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rongkup Bhutan 3,100 Lepcha Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rongkup India 75,000 Lepcha Buddhism New Testament 25.68 % -
Totals: 667 Peoples   495,820,000     524       5,705
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