Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,391,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

680

Unreached Groups

532 (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 *
 Palaung, Rumai Myanmar (Burma) 160,000 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % Bible Portions 3
 So Laos 87,000 So Buddhism 1.40 % 1.00 % Bible Portions 2
 So Thailand 73,000 So Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Bible Portions 1
 Thai, Southern Malaysia 4,200 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Thai, Southern Thailand 5,211,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.90 % 0.25 % Bible Portions 104
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Myanmar (Burma) 103,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.11 % 0.11 % Bible Portions 2
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan China 496,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 10
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Laos 15,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Vietnam 109,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 2
 Bru, Western Laos 87,000 Bru, Western Buddhism 12.00 % 8.00 % Bible Portions -
 Bru, Western Thailand 24,000 Bru, Western Buddhism 8.00 % 6.00 % Bible Portions -
 Tibetan Pakistan 5,400 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tu China 263,000 Tu Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 5
Barua, Maramagyi Myanmar (Burma) 500 Rakhine Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Gara Pakistan 1,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Mangrik Pakistan 43,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Marma Bangladesh 230,000 Marma Buddhism 8.92 % Bible Portions -
 Marma India 47,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Changpa Pakistan 200 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Rigzong Pakistan 1,400 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Amdo, Hbrogpa China 753,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 15
 Amdo, Rongba China 164,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 3
 Amdo, Rongmahbrogpa China 189,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 4
 Amdo, Rtahu China 102,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 2
 Golog China 169,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 3
Totals: 680 Peoples   505,391,000     532       5,920
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