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 *
 Lhomi India 1,900 Lhomi Buddhism 7.94 % New Testament -
 Lawa China 109,000 Awa Buddhism 20.00 % 18.00 % Translation Needed -
 Mosuo China 58,000 Narua Buddhism 5.00 % 5.00 % Translation Needed -
 Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,800 Naga, Lainong Buddhism 25.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 414,000 Myanmar Sign Language Buddhism 8.98 % Bible Portions -
 Deaf Sri Lanka 108,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism 8.38 % Bible Portions -
 Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism 16.04 % Translation Started -
 Deaf Vietnam 742,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism 9.43 % Bible Portions -
 Chinese, general Chile 13,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 30.00 % 7.50 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Cyprus 1,200 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 12.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Argentina 79,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 31.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Anguilla 300 English Buddhism 30.00 % 5.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Botswana 1,300 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 25.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Belgium 22,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 12.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Brazil 317,000 Portuguese Buddhism 30.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Christmas Island 800 Language unknown Buddhism 14.00 % 2.00 % Unspecified -
 Thai-Chinese Thailand 5,705,000 Thai Buddhism 4.00 % 2.66 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 12.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Turkmenistan 500 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 6.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,100 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 7.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Mro-Khimi Myanmar (Burma) 204,000 Mro-Khimi Buddhism 7.40 % 5.00 % New Testament -
Kuki Chin Lai Bangladesh 1,700 Chin, Hakha Buddhism 13.14 % Complete Bible -
Kuki Chin Yindi Bangladesh 2,400 Chin, Khumi Buddhism 11.09 % Complete Bible -
 Kanan Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Kanan Buddhism 5.00 % 3.00 % Translation Needed -
 Chin, Laitu Myanmar (Burma) 18,000 Chin, Laitu Buddhism 25.00 % 3.00 % Translation Needed -
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970