Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

495,820,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

667

Unreached Groups

524 (78.6 %)

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 *
 Tibetan India 105,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.26 % 2
 Siyar Nepal 500 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tuva China 4,300 Tuvan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tuva, Uriankhai Mongolia 41,000 Tuvan Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.80 % 1
 Yakha Bhutan 200 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Barua India 1,400 Bengali Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 117,000 Ladakhi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.35 % 2
 Bhote Nepal 13,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 1.40 % 1
 Bhotia India 114,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 4.90 % 2
 Drukpa Bhutan 228,000 Dzongkha Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
 Drukpa, Dzongkha Denmark 600 Dzongkha Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Drukpa India 12,000 Dzongkha Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khas Bhutan 1,000 Bengali Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mangrik India 24,000 Ladakhi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nau Buddh India 963,000 Marathi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.33 % 19
 Rigzong India 7,400 Ladakhi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rodiya Sri Lanka 17,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Singpho India 8,600 Singpho Buddhism Complete Bible 5.91 % -
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,477,000 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.90 % 0.82 % 90
 Tai Man, Shan China 700 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Man, Shan Thailand 98,000 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.36 % 0.36 % 2
 Tamang Bhutan 9,600 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 3.59 % 1
 Tamang India 231,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 6.21 % -
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,300 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism Complete Bible 20.84 % -
 Chuanlan China 393,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 7.50 % 6.80 % -
Totals: 667 Peoples   495,820,000     524       5,705
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