Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,009,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

534 (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 *
 Sinhalese Canada 5,100 Sinhala Buddhism 2.80 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Canada 6,500 Thai Buddhism 0.70 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan Canada 5,500 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese Canada 163,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 25.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Burmese China 26,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Chuanlan China 399,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
 Chuanqing China 1,013,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
 Lemo China 2,800 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Chinese, general Chile 13,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 30.00 % 7.50 % Complete Bible -
 Ladakhi China 600 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese China 7,000 Japanese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer China 1,100 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol China 5,636,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.04 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 113
 Mongol, Khalka China 68,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.02 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Sichuan China 29,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Qixingmin China 6,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Man, Shan China 700 Shan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan Gtsang China 766,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 15
 Tibetan, Central China 949,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.04 % 0.03 % Complete Bible 19
 Tibetan, Nghari China 64,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tuva China 4,300 Tuvan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sinhalese China, Hong Kong 800 Sinhala Buddhism 1.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai China, Hong Kong 11,000 Thai Buddhism 1.40 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese China, Hong Kong 47,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.40 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Japanese China, Hong Kong 13,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 683 Peoples   502,009,000     534       5,834
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