Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,868,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

688

Unreached Groups

539 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Sherpa Nepal 105,000 Sherpa Buddhism 4.24 % New Testament 2
 Gurung Nepal 496,000 Gurung Buddhism 5.15 % New Testament -
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 2,500 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Siyar Nepal 500 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhote Nepal 13,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Jirel Nepal 5,400 Jirel Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
 Tamang Nepal 1,463,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.62 % New Testament -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 Lhomi Buddhism 0.89 % New Testament 1
 Walang Nepal 1,200 Walungge Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Chhairottan Nepal Unknown Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Thakali Chimtan Nepal Unknown Thakali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Tangbe Nepal 600 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 1,800 Thakali Buddhism 1.79 % Translation Needed 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 400 Thakali Buddhism 1.06 % Translation Needed 1
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,400 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 400 Bine Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism 4.01 % New Testament 1
Nubri Nepal 1,400 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Tsum Nepal 2,300 Tsum Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.44 % New Testament -
Sampang Nepal 1,400 Sampang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Yamphu Nepal 6,600 Yamphu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Naaba Nepal 600 Naaba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
 Thai Netherlands 5,300 Thai Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 688 Peoples   502,868,000     539       5,897
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