Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,356,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

680

Unreached Groups

531 (78.1 %)

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 *
 Khampa Eastern China 1,618,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.05 % 0.01 % New Testament 32
 Khampa, Northern China 153,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % New Testament 3
 Khampa, Western China 271,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % New Testament 5
 Kucong China 45,000 Kucong Buddhism 2.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Lahuli, Tinan China 3,200 Tinani Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Lawa China 108,000 Awa Buddhism 20.00 % 18.00 % Translation Needed -
 Lemo China 2,800 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Lhomi China 1,700 Lhomi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Lue China 814,000 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.33 % New Testament 16
 Luzu China 1,200 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Malimasa China 600 Naxi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Manyak China 2,400 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Menia China 1,600 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Minyag, Western China 12,000 Minyag, Western Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Monba, Medog China 8,400 Sartang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Mongol China 5,655,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.04 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 113
 Mongol, Khalka China 68,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.02 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Sichuan China 29,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongour China 52,000 Tu Buddhism 0.03 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Mosuo China 58,000 Narua Buddhism 5.00 % 5.00 % Translation Needed -
 Qiang, Cimulin China 17,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Unspecified 1
 Naju China 1,900 Naxi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Namuyi China 8,900 Namuyi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Naxi, Northern China 3,400 Naxi Buddhism 4.00 % 0.20 % Bible Portions 1
 Olot China 3,200 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Totals: 680 Peoples   505,356,000     531       5,918
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