Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,734,000

% 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 *
 Han Chinese, Hakka Indonesia 756,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 29.00 % 6.00 % Complete Bible -
 Japanese Indonesia 14,000 Japanese Buddhism 2.30 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Asho Khyang India 900 Chin, Asho Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese India 15,000 Burmese Buddhism 4.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Chak India 300 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Chakma India 215,000 Chakma Buddhism 4.85 % New Testament 4
 Dakpa India 100 Brokpake Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Groma India 700 Groma Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 8,800 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.43 % Complete Bible -
 Kachin India 36,000 Jingpho Buddhism 0.47 % Complete Bible 1
 Khampti India 17,000 Adi Buddhism 0.89 % Complete Bible 1
 Lama India 600 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Rongkup India 74,000 Lepcha Buddhism 25.68 % New Testament -
Mon India 1,100 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.43 % Complete Bible 1
 Sinhalese India 4,600 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherpa India 38,000 Nepali Buddhism 15.93 % Complete Bible -
 Tibetan India 100,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.27 % Complete Bible 2
 Aiton India 3,900 Aiton Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Barua India 1,500 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 113,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhotia India 113,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.90 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 83,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.44 % Unspecified 2
 Bhotia Tibetan India 3,600 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Bogum India 200 Bugun Buddhism 14.19 % New Testament -
 Monpa But India 300 Sartang Buddhism 1.14 % Translation Started 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,734,000     529       5,820
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