Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,736,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

679

Unreached Groups

530 (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 *
 Dariganga Mongolia 31,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongol Mongolia 257,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % New Testament 5
 Tuva, Uriankhai Mongolia 42,000 Tuvan Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
Deaf Mongolia 16,000 Mongolian Sign Language Buddhism 1.72 % Unspecified 1
Uriankhai, Altai Mongolia 30,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
Uuld Mongolia 8,700 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Khoton Mongolia 13,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.10 % 0.08 % New Testament 1
Torgud Mongolia 16,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.80 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
Uzemchin Mongolia 2,900 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
 Asho Khyang Myanmar (Burma) 168,000 Chin, Asho Buddhism 15.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Pa-O Myanmar (Burma) 858,000 Pa'o Buddhism 1.70 % 0.30 % New Testament 17
 Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 31,046,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.08 % Complete Bible 621
 Thai Myanmar (Burma) 43,000 Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Chak, Thet Myanmar (Burma) 1,900 Chak Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % Unspecified 1
 Chakma, Daingnet Myanmar (Burma) 28,000 Chakma Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Chaungtha Myanmar (Burma) 182,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Bible Portions 4
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Myanmar (Burma) 72,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 4.00 % 2.50 % Complete Bible -
 Danau Myanmar (Burma) 126,000 Danau Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Translation Started 3
 Palaung, Shwe Myanmar (Burma) 231,000 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism 0.20 % 0.12 % Translation Started 5
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Myanmar (Burma) 973,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 2.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 19
 Han Chinese, Hakka Myanmar (Burma) 22,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 3.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Myanmar (Burma) 74,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 2.00 % 1.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Khun Myanmar (Burma) 129,000 Khun Buddhism 2.30 % 1.90 % Bible Portions 3
 Intha Myanmar (Burma) 102,000 Intha Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Translation Needed 2
 Karen, Kayah Myanmar (Burma) 160,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism 28.00 % 20.00 % New Testament -
Totals: 679 Peoples   499,736,000     530       5,821
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