Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

504,878,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

531 (77.7 %)

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 *
Tondagattan Sri Lanka 1,500 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Vellidura Sri Lanka 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mok Myanmar (Burma) 4,100 Mok Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Mok Thailand 700 Mok Buddhism 1.40 % 1.40 % Translation Started 1
Sartang India 4,000 Sartang Buddhism 1.50 % Translation Started 1
Bodh (Gahri) India 2,600 Gahri Buddhism 0.18 % Bible Portions 1
Kuki Chin Asho Bangladesh 1,700 Chin, Asho Buddhism 3.40 % Complete Bible 1
Minyag, Eastern China 2,000 Minyag, Eastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Valmiki (Buddhist traditions) India 26,000 Hindi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Valmiki Chuhra (Buddhist traditions) India 1,900 Punjabi, Eastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Bangladesh 79,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.09 % Complete Bible 2
 Thai Korea, South 102,000 Thai Buddhism 0.80 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 2
 Durbet, Dorwoten Mongolia 86,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 2
 Han Chinese, Hakka Thailand 80,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 5.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 2
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Myanmar (Burma) 75,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 2.00 % 1.30 % Complete Bible 2
 Intha Myanmar (Burma) 104,000 Intha Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Translation Started 2
 Bulang China 107,000 Blang Buddhism 0.06 % 0.06 % New Testament 2
 Sherpa Nepal 125,000 Sherpa Buddhism 4.22 % New Testament 2
 So Laos 88,000 So Buddhism 1.40 % 1.00 % Bible Portions 2
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Myanmar (Burma) 104,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.11 % 0.11 % Bible Portions 2
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Vietnam 110,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 2
 Tibetan India 117,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.28 % Complete Bible 2
 Thai, Isan United States 86,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 2.00 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Nyaw Thailand 81,000 Nyaw Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 81,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.44 % Unspecified 2
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970