Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,315,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

686

Unreached Groups

533 (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 *
Sinhalese Sri Lanka 189,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.81 % Complete Bible -
 Wahumpura Sri Lanka 8,422,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.01 % Complete Bible -
Chin, Ekai Myanmar (Burma) 6,000 Chin, Ekai Buddhism 3.00 % 3.00 % Translation Started -
 Bayad Mongolia 66,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.20 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Australia 18,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Canada 4,300 Burmese Buddhism 0.11 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Cambodia 5,200 Burmese Buddhism 0.09 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese China 26,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Denmark 1,900 Burmese Buddhism 2.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Finland 1,500 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese India 17,000 Burmese Buddhism 4.57 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Korea, South 23,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Laos 5,200 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sino-Burmese China, Macau 21,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Malaysia 31,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.17 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese New Zealand 2,500 Burmese Buddhism 0.60 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Singapore 20,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.30 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese United Kingdom 14,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
 Buriat, Mongolia Mongolia 59,000 Buriat, Mongolia Buddhism 0.60 % 0.50 % Bible Portions 1
 Okinawan, Ryukyuan Bolivia 2,500 Okinawan, Central Buddhism 1.50 % 0.10 % Bible Portions 1
 Thai United Arab Emirates 3,100 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Australia 60,000 Thai Buddhism 0.80 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Belgium 3,500 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Myanmar (Burma) 43,000 Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Canada 19,000 Thai Buddhism 0.70 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,315,000     533       5,942