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
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Myanmar (Burma) 102,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.50 % 0.35 % Bible Portions 2
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Vietnam 107,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 2
 Thai, Isan United States 84,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 2.00 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Tibetan India 106,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.26 % Complete Bible 2
 Nyaw Thailand 81,000 Nyaw Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 2
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 118,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhotia India 116,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.90 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 85,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.45 % Unspecified 2
 Monpa Bhutan 95,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 2
 Tai Man, Shan Thailand 99,000 Shan Buddhism 0.36 % 0.36 % Complete Bible 2
 Amdo, Rtahu China 101,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 2
 Huayao Tai China 91,000 Lu Buddhism 0.30 % 0.29 % New Testament 2
 Tai Lue Thailand 91,000 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Tibetan, Deqen China 122,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 2.00 % 0.04 % Bible Portions 2
 Tibetan, Shangri La China 104,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 3.50 % 0.10 % Bible Portions 2
Deaf Cambodia 124,000 Language unknown Buddhism 3.13 % Unspecified 2
 South Asian, general Switzerland 75,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 2
 Danu Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Danu Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Translation Started 2
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Tai Laing Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Translation Needed 2
 Ngalong Bhutan 87,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 2
Yamannu Sri Lanka 76,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.68 % Complete Bible 2
 Asho Khyang India 800 Chin, Asho Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Australia 13,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Canada 4,200 Burmese Buddhism 0.11 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Cambodia 5,100 Burmese Buddhism 0.09 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,776,000     529       5,691
Download Data Data Sources Definitions
Prayer Cards