Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

498,283,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

667

Unreached Groups

523 (78.4 %)

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 *
 Lao Wieng Thailand 57,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.60 % 0.60 % 1
 Lao Lom Thailand 28,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khmer, Northern Thailand 1,448,000 Khmer, Northern Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.33 % 29
Mok Thailand 700 Mok Buddhism Translation Needed 1.40 % 1.40 % 1
 Vietnamese Ukraine 3,500 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 9.00 % 1.80 % -
 Thai, Central United Arab Emirates 3,200 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Japanese United Arab Emirates 19,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Burmese United Kingdom 14,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.50 % 0.10 % 1
 Thai, Central United Kingdom 26,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.50 % 0.30 % 1
 Japanese United Kingdom 30,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Khmer United Kingdom 11,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.20 % 1.70 % 1
 Vietnamese United Kingdom 14,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 9.00 % 1.80 % -
 Burmese United States 193,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.30 % 4
 Thai, Central United States 182,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.50 % 0.20 % 4
 Japanese United States 835,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.50 % 0.50 % 17
 Khmer, Cambodian United States 253,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.60 % 5
 Vietnamese United States 1,654,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 9.00 % 1.80 % -
 Lao United States 208,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 0.50 % 4
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul United States 1,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 1.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sinhalese United States 42,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 1.20 % 1
 Phu Thai United States 55,000 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 1.00 % 0.10 % 1
 Sherpa United States 500 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Isan United States 84,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 2.00 % 0.10 % 2
 Tibetan, Central United States 4,800 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.02 % 0.02 % 1
 Lahu Shi United States 2,200 Lahu Shi Buddhism New Testament 20.00 % 0.50 % -
Totals: 667 Peoples   498,283,000     523       5,717
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