Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,391,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

680

Unreached Groups

532 (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 *
 Khmer New Zealand 9,100 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese New Zealand 7,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Lao New Zealand 1,500 Lao Buddhism 4.00 % 1.90 % Complete Bible 1
 Sinhalese New Zealand 14,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai, Isan New Zealand 8,500 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
 Japanese Northern Mariana Islands 900 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Norway 21,000 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese Norway 24,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 10.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Thai, Isan Norway 18,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
 Sinhalese Oman 38,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Lama Pakistan 200 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Mon Pakistan 1,100 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tibetan Pakistan 5,400 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) Pakistan 700 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Broq-Pa Pakistan 4,700 Brokskat Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Gara Pakistan 1,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Mangrik Pakistan 43,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Changpa Pakistan 200 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Rigzong Pakistan 1,400 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Beda Pakistan 300 Balti Buddhism 2.70 % Bible Portions 1
 Japanese Panama 2,200 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Paraguay 7,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Peru 157,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 3
 Japanese Philippines 4,600 Japanese Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese Poland 45,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 10.00 % 1.30 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 680 Peoples   505,391,000     532       5,920
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