Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

504,878,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

531 (77.7 %)

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 *
 Loba Nepal 3,000 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % Bible Portions 1
 Mugal Nepal 300 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherpa Nepal 125,000 Sherpa Buddhism 4.22 % New Testament 2
 Gurung Ghaleg Nepal 597,000 Gurung Buddhism 5.00 % New Testament -
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 3,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Siyar Nepal 600 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhote Nepal 15,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Jirel Nepal 6,500 Jirel Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
 Tamang Nepal 1,740,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.60 % New Testament -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,300 Lhomi Buddhism 0.88 % New Testament 1
 Walang Nepal 1,400 Walungge Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Tangbe Nepal 700 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 2,100 Thakali Buddhism 1.79 % Translation Needed 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 500 Thakali Buddhism 1.06 % Translation Needed 1
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,700 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 500 Lhowa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism 4.01 % New Testament 1
Gurung Ghale Nepal 26,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.40 % New Testament -
Sampang Nepal 1,700 Sampang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Yamphu Nepal 7,900 Yamphu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Nubri Nepal 1,700 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Tsum Nepal 2,700 Tsum Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Kagate Nepal 700 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
 Thai Netherlands 23,000 Thai Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Netherlands 5,400 Japanese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970