Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,725,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

674

Unreached Groups

528 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Karen, Eastern Kayah Thailand 19,000 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 18.00 % 4.00 % -
 Saek Thailand 21,000 Saek Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samtao Thailand 100 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 So Thailand 73,000 So Buddhism Bible Portions 1.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Thai, Southern Thailand 5,087,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 0.90 % 0.25 % 102
 Bru, Western Thailand 24,000 Bru, Western Buddhism Bible Portions 8.00 % 6.00 % -
 Lawa, Western Thailand 8,800 Lawa, Western Buddhism Complete Bible 16.00 % 2.00 % -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Thailand 56,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 35.00 % 4.00 % -
 Thai, Isan Thailand 18,213,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.40 % 0.27 % 364
 Ugong Thailand 500 Ugong Buddhism Unspecified 1.40 % 0.00 % 1
 Lahu Shi Thailand 16,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism New Testament 20.00 % 1.80 % -
 Yong Thailand 14,000 Yong Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Yoy Thailand 7,900 Yoy Buddhism Translation Needed 0.90 % 0.50 % 1
 Tai Kaleun Thailand 8,700 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nyaw Thailand 81,000 Nyaw Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Tai Man, Shan Thailand 99,000 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.36 % 0.36 % 2
 Tai Lue Thailand 91,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.50 % 0.10 % 2
 Lawa, Eastern Thailand 8,300 Lawa, Eastern Buddhism Translation Started 1.40 % 0.20 % 1
 Deaf Thailand 348,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism Bible Portions 1.10 % 7
 Kui Thailand 420,000 Kuay Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.41 % 8
 Thai-Chinese Thailand 5,669,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.66 % -
 Dawei, Tavoyan Thailand 500 Tavoyan Buddhism Translation Started 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Wang Thailand 8,700 Thai, Northern Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Huay Thailand 600 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Khorat Thailand 11,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.50 % 0.40 % 1
Totals: 674 Peoples   499,725,000     528       5,692
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