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 *
 Han Chinese, Hakka Brunei 6,300 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism Complete Bible 15.00 % 10.00 % -
 Sinhalese Brunei 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 8.00 % 1.00 % -
 Vietnamese Bulgaria 1,700 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Burmese Cambodia 5,100 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.09 % 0.07 % 1
 Thai, Central Cambodia 3,300 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.60 % 0.15 % 1
 Chong Cambodia 1,600 Chong Buddhism Unspecified 1.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Khmer Cambodia 14,438,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.20 % 1.90 % 289
 Vietnamese Cambodia 814,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.17 % 16
 Lao Cambodia 23,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 1.40 % 0.30 % 1
 Lao Phuan Cambodia 2,300 Phuan Buddhism Translation Needed 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Kampuchea Krom Cambodia 276,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 1.20 % 0.60 % 6
Deaf Cambodia 124,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 3.13 % 2
 Kui Cambodia 34,000 Kuay Buddhism Complete Bible 3.50 % 0.53 % 1
 Burmese Canada 4,200 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.11 % 0.05 % 1
 Thai, Central Canada 6,400 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.70 % 0.20 % 1
 Japanese Canada 56,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.80 % 1
 Khmer Canada 22,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.60 % 1
 Vietnamese Canada 161,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 25.00 % 3.00 % -
 Lao Canada 13,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 3.00 % -
 Sinhalese Canada 5,100 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.80 % 1.50 % 1
 Tibetan Canada 5,400 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chinese, general Chile 12,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 7.50 % -
 Bai, Southern China 437,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 2.80 % 2.80 % -
 Burmese China 26,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chrame China 50,000 Pumi, Northern Buddhism Translation Started 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Totals: 667 Peoples   498,283,000     523       5,717
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