Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,734,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

529 (78.1 %)

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 *
 Chin, Laitu Myanmar (Burma) 17,000 Chin, Laitu Buddhism 25.00 % 3.00 % Translation Needed -
Chin, Songlai Myanmar (Burma) 8,100 Chin, Songlai Buddhism 10.00 % 2.00 % Translation Needed -
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Tai Laing Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Translation Needed 2
Monpa Black Mountain Bhutan 500 Olekha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Nubri Nepal 1,400 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Tsum Nepal 2,200 Tsum Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Chak Bangladesh 3,000 Chak Buddhism 0.73 % Unspecified 1
 Chak, Thet Myanmar (Burma) 1,900 Chak Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % Unspecified 1
 Chong Cambodia 1,600 Chong Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Unspecified 1
 Chong Thailand 2,000 Chong Buddhism 0.80 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Chrame China 51,000 Pumi, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Kikai Japan 13,000 Kikai Buddhism 3.00 % 0.72 % Unspecified 1
 Khampti, Khamti Shan Myanmar (Burma) 8,900 Khamti Buddhism 0.10 % 0.04 % Unspecified 1
 Kunigami Japan 4,900 Kunigami Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Unspecified 1
 Kyerung China 8,400 Kyerung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Kyerung Nepal 3,000 Kyerung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Lama Pakistan 200 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Miyako, Ryukyuan Japan 67,000 Miyako Buddhism 3.00 % 0.51 % Unspecified 1
Amami-Oshima, Northern Japan 9,900 Amami-Oshima, Northern Buddhism 1.00 % 0.45 % Unspecified 1
Oki-No-Erabu Japan 3,200 Oki-No-Erabu Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
 Oy Laos 24,000 Oy Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Unspecified 1
 Khmu, Puman China 22,000 U Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan 1,800 Amami-Oshima, Southern Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
 Tai He Laos 4,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Tai Laan Laos 700 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,734,000     529       5,820
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