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 *
 Thai-Chinese Thailand 5,853,000 Thai Buddhism 4.00 % 2.66 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Turkmenistan 3,200 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 3.30 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 South Asian, general Cyprus 16,000 Hindi Buddhism 3.00 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 South Asian, general Switzerland 77,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 2
 Thai, Khorat Thailand 11,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
Tai Bueng Thailand 6,700 Thai Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Lao Ngaew Thailand 36,000 Thai Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 12.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Turkmenistan 600 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 6.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,100 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 7.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Soyot Russia 4,400 Tuvan Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tuvans-Todzhan Russia 1,900 Tuvan Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Shan India 2,000 Shan Buddhism 1.18 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer, Northern Cambodia 5,300 Khmer, Northern Buddhism 8.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Khmer, Northern Thailand 1,502,000 Khmer, Northern Buddhism 8.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Uriankhai, Altai Mongolia 31,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Uuld Mongolia 15,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Kuki Chin Lai Bangladesh 1,700 Chin, Hakha Buddhism 13.14 % Complete Bible -
Kuki Chin Yindi Bangladesh 2,500 Chin, Khumi Buddhism 11.09 % Complete Bible -
Uzemchin Mongolia 2,500 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Ngalong Bhutan 91,000 Dzongkha Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 2
Tai Taroi India 2,500 Singpho Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Ahinkuntaya Sri Lanka 63,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.52 % Complete Bible -
Badahala Sri Lanka 117,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
 Batgama Sri Lanka 391,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.48 % Complete Bible 8
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,717,000     511       5,880



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