Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

495,872,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

668

Unreached Groups

525 (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 *
 Lahu Shi Thailand 15,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism New Testament 20.00 % 1.80 % -
 Lahu Shi United States 2,200 Lahu Shi Buddhism New Testament 20.00 % 0.50 % -
Karen, Yinbaw Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Yinbaw Buddhism Unspecified 32.00 % 25.00 % -
Bogum India 200 Bugun Buddhism New Testament 13.92 % -
 Khowa India 1,400 Bugun Buddhism New Testament 21.09 % -
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,400 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism Translation Started 6.22 % -
 Marma Bangladesh 46,000 Marma Buddhism Bible Portions 8.53 % -
 Singpho India 8,600 Singpho Buddhism Complete Bible 5.91 % -
 Tai Man India 5,900 Phake Buddhism Translation Started 21.85 % -
 Tamang India 231,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 6.21 % -
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,300 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism Complete Bible 20.84 % -
 Charumba India 1,000 Zakhring Buddhism Unspecified 5.47 % -
 Chuanlan China 393,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 7.50 % 6.80 % -
 Chuanqing China 996,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 7.50 % 6.80 % -
 Lawa China 106,000 Awa Buddhism Translation Needed 20.00 % 18.00 % -
 Lhomi India 1,600 Lhomi Buddhism New Testament 7.94 % -
 Mosuo China 56,000 Narua Buddhism Translation Started 5.00 % 4.00 % -
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 404,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 8.98 % -
Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,500 Naga, Lainong Buddhism Bible Portions 25.00 % 4.00 % -
Deaf Sri Lanka 105,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism Translation Needed 8.38 % -
Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism Translation Needed 16.04 % -
 Deaf Vietnam 724,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism Unspecified 9.43 % -
 Chinese, general Chile 12,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 7.50 % -
 Chinese, general Argentina 76,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 31.00 % 0.50 % -
 Chinese, general Anguilla 300 English Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 5.00 % -
Totals: 668 Peoples   495,872,000     525       5,709
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