Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,776,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

529 (78.1 %)

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 *
 Drukpa Bhutan 213,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 4
 Marma Bangladesh 194,000 Rakhine Buddhism 3.19 % Bible Portions 4
 Amdo, Rongmahbrogpa China 188,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % New Testament 4
 Jiarong, Situ China 207,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.03 % 0.03 % Bible Portions 4
 Eurasian Japan 126,000 Japanese Buddhism 5.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 3
 Thai Laos 141,000 Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 3
 Danau Myanmar (Burma) 126,000 Danau Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Translation Started 3
 Tai Khun Myanmar (Burma) 129,000 Khun Buddhism 2.30 % 1.90 % Bible Portions 3
 Japanese Peru 153,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 3
 Lao Phuan Laos 145,000 Phuan Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Translation Needed 3
 Palaung, Rumai Myanmar (Burma) 158,000 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % Bible Portions 3
 Choni China 171,000 Choni Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % Unspecified 3
 Amdo, Rongba China 163,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % New Testament 3
 Golog China 168,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % New Testament 3
 Khampa, Northern China 152,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 3
 Tai Lue Laos 127,000 Lu Buddhism 0.10 % 0.10 % New Testament 3
 Mongolian, Northern Mongolia 160,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.60 % 0.50 % New Testament 3
 Buriat, Chinese China 169,000 Buriat, China Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Unspecified 3
 Thai Korea, South 102,000 Thai Buddhism 0.80 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 2
 Han Chinese, Hakka Thailand 79,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 5.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 2
 Intha Myanmar (Burma) 102,000 Intha Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Translation Needed 2
 Bulang China 106,000 Blang Buddhism 0.06 % 0.06 % New Testament 2
 Sinhalese Australia 112,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 2
 Sherpa Nepal 103,000 Sherpa Buddhism 4.24 % New Testament 2
 So Laos 84,000 So Buddhism 1.40 % 1.00 % Bible Portions 2
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,776,000     529       5,691
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