Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,391,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

680

Unreached Groups

532 (78.2 %)

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 *
 Monba, Cona China 45,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.03 % 0.02 % New Testament 1
 Walang, Bantawa Bhutan 3,600 Bantawa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Wang Thailand 8,800 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,500 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Mro-Khimi Myanmar (Burma) 203,000 Mro-Khimi Buddhism 7.40 % 5.00 % New Testament -
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 400 Bine Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism 4.01 % New Testament 1
Khoton Mongolia 12,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.10 % 0.08 % New Testament 1
Torgud Mongolia 16,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.80 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.40 % New Testament -
Sampang Nepal 1,500 Sampang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Chin, Asho Myanmar (Burma) 170,000 Chin, Asho Buddhism 15.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Bayad Mongolia 65,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.20 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Australia 13,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Bangladesh 318,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.62 % Complete Bible 6
 Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 31,383,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.08 % Complete Bible 628
 Burmese Canada 4,200 Burmese Buddhism 0.11 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Cambodia 5,300 Burmese Buddhism 0.09 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Sri Lanka 600 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese China 27,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Denmark 1,700 Burmese Buddhism 2.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Finland 1,500 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese India 14,000 Burmese Buddhism 4.57 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Korea, South 23,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Laos 600 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 680 Peoples   505,391,000     532       5,920
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