Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,315,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

686

Unreached Groups

533 (77.7 %)

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 *
 Tibetan United Kingdom 700 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan, Central United States 27,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.02 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 1
 Siyar Nepal 600 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tuvan China 4,300 Tuvan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tuvan, Uriankhai Mongolia 42,000 Tuvan Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Barua India 1,500 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 138,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 3
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) Pakistan 900 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhote Nepal 15,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhotia India 135,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.90 % Complete Bible 3
 Drukpa Bhutan 217,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 4
 Drukpa, Dzongkha Denmark 700 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Drukpa India 14,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Khas Bhutan 1,000 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) India 11,284,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 226
 Mangrik India 28,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Adi Ramo China 200 Adi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Rigzong India 8,400 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Rodiya Sri Lanka 18,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Singpho India 10,000 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,504,000 Shan Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 90
 Tai Man, Shan China 700 Shan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Man, Shan Thailand 102,000 Shan Buddhism 1.00 % 0.93 % Complete Bible 2
 Tamang Bhutan 9,200 Nepali Buddhism 3.59 % Complete Bible 1
 Tamang India 266,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.13 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,315,000     533       5,942