Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,725,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

674

Unreached Groups

528 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Myanmar (Burma) 99,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.50 % 0.35 % 2
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Vietnam 107,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 0.17 % 2
 Thai, Isan United States 84,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 2.00 % 0.10 % 2
 Tibetan India 106,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.26 % 2
 Nyaw Thailand 81,000 Nyaw Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 118,000 Ladakhi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.35 % 2
 Bhotia India 116,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 4.90 % 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 85,000 Sikkimese Buddhism Translation Started 4.45 % 2
 Monpa Bhutan 95,000 Tshangla Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tai Man, Shan Thailand 99,000 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.36 % 0.36 % 2
 Huayao Tai China 91,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.30 % 0.29 % 2
 Amdo, Rtahu China 101,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tai Lue Thailand 91,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.50 % 0.10 % 2
 Tibetan, Deqen China 122,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism Bible Portions 2.00 % 0.04 % 2
 Tibetan, Shangri La China 104,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism Bible Portions 3.50 % 0.10 % 2
Deaf Cambodia 124,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 3.13 % 2
 South Asian, general Switzerland 75,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 1.50 % 2
 Danu Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Danu Buddhism Translation Started 2.00 % 0.50 % 2
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Tai Laing Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.30 % 2
 Ngalong Bhutan 87,000 Dzongkha Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Yamannu Sri Lanka 76,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.68 % 2
 Asho Khyang India 800 Chin, Asho Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Burmese Australia 13,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.35 % 0.07 % 1
 Burmese Canada 4,200 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.11 % 0.05 % 1
 Burmese Cambodia 5,100 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.09 % 0.07 % 1
Totals: 674 Peoples   499,725,000     528       5,692
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