Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,717,000

% of World Population

6.2 %

People Groups

666

Unreached Groups

511 (76.7 %)

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 *
 Mok Thailand 700 Mok Buddhism 1.40 % 1.40 % Translation Started 1
 Chinese, general Turkmenistan 3,200 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 3.30 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Buriat, Russian Turkmenistan 600 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 6.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Thai Ukraine 3,300 Thai Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese Ukraine 3,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Thai United Arab Emirates 3,200 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese United Arab Emirates 3,900 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese United Kingdom 14,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai United Kingdom 54,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese United Kingdom 24,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer United Kingdom 11,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.20 % 1.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese United Kingdom 27,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Tibetan United Kingdom 700 Tibetan, Central Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese United States 200,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 4
 Thai United States 232,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 5
 Japanese United States 847,000 Japanese Buddhism 25.00 % 15.00 % Complete Bible -
 Khmer, Cambodian United States 263,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.60 % Complete Bible 5
 Vietnamese United States 1,718,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 36.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
 Lao United States 216,000 Lao Buddhism 4.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 4
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongol United States 1,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sinhalese United States 11,000 Sinhala Buddhism 4.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Phu Thai United States 57,000 Phu Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.10 % Translation Started 1
 Sherpa United States 5,200 Sherpa Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Isan United States 88,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 2.00 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Tibetan, Central United States 27,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism ☀︎ 0.02 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,717,000     511       5,880



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