Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,776,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

529 (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 *
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,493,000 Shan Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 90
 Tai Lue Myanmar (Burma) 61,000 Lu Buddhism 0.20 % 0.06 % New Testament 1
Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,600 Naga, Lainong Buddhism 25.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
Yaw Myanmar (Burma) 21,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 405,000 Language unknown Buddhism 8.98 % Unspecified -
 Mon Myanmar (Burma) 1,135,000 Mon Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 23
 Dawei, Tavoyan Myanmar (Burma) 454,000 Tavoyan Buddhism 0.10 % 0.04 % Unspecified 9
 Mro-Khimi Myanmar (Burma) 200,000 Mro-Khimi Buddhism 7.40 % 5.00 % New Testament -
Manyuki Myanmar (Burma) 20,000 Shan Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
 Chin, Laitu Myanmar (Burma) 17,000 Chin, Laitu Buddhism 25.00 % 3.00 % Translation Needed -
Chin, Songlai Myanmar (Burma) 8,100 Chin, Songlai Buddhism 10.00 % 2.00 % Translation Needed -
 Danu Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Danu Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Translation Started 2
 Kanan Myanmar (Burma) 10,000 Kanan Buddhism 5.00 % 3.00 % Translation Needed -
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Tai Laing Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Translation Needed 2
Taungtha Myanmar (Burma) 20,000 Chin, Rungtu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,400 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 10.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
Kadu, Asak Myanmar (Burma) 34,000 Kadu Buddhism 5.00 % 3.50 % New Testament -
Mok Myanmar (Burma) 4,000 Mok Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Ekai Myanmar (Burma) 6,000 Chin, Ekai Buddhism 3.00 % 3.00 % Unspecified -
 Buriat, Mongolia Mongolia 51,000 Buriat, Mongolia Buddhism 0.60 % 0.50 % New Testament 1
 Dariganga Mongolia 31,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongol Mongolia 264,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % New Testament 5
 Tuva, Uriankhai Mongolia 42,000 Tuvan Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongolian, Northern Mongolia 160,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.60 % 0.50 % New Testament 3
Deaf Mongolia 16,000 Mongolian Sign Language Buddhism 1.72 % Unspecified 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,776,000     529       5,691
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