Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

495,872,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

668

Unreached Groups

525 (78.6 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
Scripture
Status
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Salagama Sri Lanka 302,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 12.16 % -
Sinhalese Sri Lanka 179,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.81 % -
Tondagattan Sri Lanka 1,500 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Vellidura Sri Lanka 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Wahumpura Sri Lanka 7,957,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.01 % -
Yamannu Sri Lanka 75,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.68 % 2
 Thai, Central Sweden 31,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.50 % 0.30 % 1
 Vietnamese Sweden 8,900 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 9.00 % 1.80 % -
 Tibetan Sweden 1,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Central Switzerland 8,600 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Japanese Switzerland 5,100 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Tibetan, Central Switzerland 8,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 South Asian, general Switzerland 75,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 1.50 % 1
 Thai, Central Taiwan 68,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Japanese Taiwan 12,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Vietnamese Taiwan 120,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 10.00 % 1.80 % -
 Tibetan, Central Taiwan 2,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Mongol, Khalka Taiwan 500 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Pa-O Thailand 800 Pa'o Buddhism New Testament 25.00 % 1.00 % -
 Burmese Thailand 205,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.40 % 0.10 % 4
 Thai, Central Thailand 19,801,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.30 % 0.27 % 396
 Han Chinese, Min Bei Thailand 14,000 Chinese, Min Bei Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Thailand 1,488,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.66 % -
 Chong Thailand 600 Chong Buddhism Unspecified 0.80 % 0.00 % 1
 Bru, Eastern Thailand 25,000 Bru, Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
Totals: 668 Peoples   495,872,000     525       5,709
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