Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,009,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

534 (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 *
 Vietnamese Hungary 3,300 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible -
 Asho Khyang India 900 Chin, Asho Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Barua India 1,500 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Beda India 600 Ladakhi Buddhism 1.08 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhotia India 114,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.90 % Complete Bible 2
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 114,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 2
 Burmese India 15,000 Burmese Buddhism 4.30 % Complete Bible 1
Chaimal India 600 Chin, Falam Buddhism 0.31 % Complete Bible 1
 Chak India 300 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 8,900 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.43 % Complete Bible -
 Kachin India 37,000 Jingpho Buddhism 0.47 % Complete Bible 1
 Khampti India 17,000 Adi Buddhism 0.89 % Complete Bible 1
 Lama India 600 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mahar India 9,512,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 190
 Mangrik India 24,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Mon India 1,100 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.43 % Complete Bible 1
Mon (Buddhist traditions) India 200 Assamese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Nau Buddh India 194,000 Hindi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 4
 Japanese Indonesia 14,000 Japanese Buddhism 2.30 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Rigzong India 7,300 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Shan India 1,600 Shan Buddhism 1.22 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherpa India 38,000 Nepali Buddhism 15.93 % Complete Bible -
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,300 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism 20.84 % Complete Bible -
 Singpho India 8,500 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese India 4,700 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 683 Peoples   502,009,000     534       5,834
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