Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,009,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

534 (78.2 %)

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 *
 Mongol China 5,636,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.04 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 113
 Thai, Northern Thailand 7,361,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.27 % New Testament 147
 Mahar India 9,512,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 190
 Khmer Cambodia 14,645,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.20 % 1.90 % Complete Bible 293
 Thai, Isan Thailand 18,258,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.27 % New Testament 365
 Thai Thailand 20,559,000 Thai Buddhism 0.30 % 0.27 % Complete Bible 411
 Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 31,256,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.08 % Complete Bible 625
 Japanese Japan 120,934,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.20 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 2,419
Totals: 683 Peoples   502,009,000     534       5,834
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