Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,717,000

% of World Population

6.2 %

People Groups

666

Unreached Groups

511 (76.7 %)

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 *
 Khampa Tibetan Bhutan 1,700 Khamba Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Khampa Tibetan India 1,100 Khamba Buddhism 0.90 % Translation Started 1
 Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism 16.04 % Translation Started -
 Tai Gapong Laos 600 Phu Thai Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Kanan Myanmar (Burma) 10,000 Kanan Buddhism 5.00 % 3.00 % Translation Started -
 Chin, Laitu Myanmar (Burma) 17,000 Chin, Laitu Buddhism 25.00 % 3.00 % Translation Started -
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 116,000 Tai Laing Buddhism ☀︎ 0.03 % 0.03 % Translation Started 2
Taungtha Myanmar (Burma) 20,000 Chin, Rungtu Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Mok Myanmar (Burma) 4,100 Mok Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Mok Thailand 700 Mok Buddhism 1.40 % 1.40 % Translation Started 1
Chin, Ekai Myanmar (Burma) 6,100 Chin, Ekai Buddhism 3.00 % 3.00 % Translation Started -
Karen, Lahta Myanmar (Burma) 12,000 Lahta Buddhism 15.00 % 5.00 % Translation Started -
 Bai, Southern China 671,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism 0.13 % 0.13 % Bible Portions 13
 Buriat, Mongolia Mongolia 61,000 Buriat, Mongolia Buddhism 0.60 % 0.50 % Bible Portions 1
 Okinawan, Ryukyuan Bolivia 2,600 Okinawan, Central Buddhism 1.50 % 0.10 % Bible Portions 1
 Chaungtha Myanmar (Burma) 186,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Bible Portions 4
 Tai Khun Myanmar (Burma) 131,000 Khun Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 3
 Tai Khun Laos 800 Khun Buddhism 4.00 % 2.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tai Khun Thailand 7,200 Khun Buddhism 1.50 % 0.14 % Bible Portions 1
 Bumthangpa Bhutan 23,000 Bumthangkha Buddhism 0.59 % Bible Portions 1
Lao Song Thailand 37,000 Thai Song Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Bible Portions 1
 Rakhine Bangladesh 20,000 Rakhine Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) 2,598,000 Rakhine Buddhism ☀︎ 0.10 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 52
Mon Pakistan 1,300 Balti Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Nyahkur Thailand 1,700 Nyahkur Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,717,000     511       5,880



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