Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,432,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

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 *
 Japanese Indonesia 14,000 Japanese Buddhism 2.30 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese India 17,000 Burmese Buddhism 4.56 % Complete Bible 1
 Chakma India 260,000 Chakma Buddhism 4.89 % Complete Bible 5
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 11,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.67 % Complete Bible -
 Kachin India 44,000 Jingpho Buddhism 0.47 % Complete Bible 1
 Khampti India 21,000 Adi Buddhism 0.89 % Complete Bible 1
 Rongkup India 92,000 Lepcha Buddhism 24.83 % New Testament -
Mon India 1,400 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.43 % Complete Bible 1
 Sinhalese India 5,300 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherpa India 46,000 Nepali Buddhism 15.76 % Complete Bible -
 Tangchanghya India 2,400 Tangchangya Buddhism 16.67 % Translation Started -
 Tibetan India 118,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.28 % Complete Bible 2
 Aiton (Tai Aiton) India 3,900 Aiton Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Barua India 1,600 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 138,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 3
 Bhotia India 134,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.92 % Complete Bible 3
 Bhotia Sikkim India 99,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.44 % Translation Needed 2
 Bhotia Tibetan India 4,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Monpa Dirang India 8,500 Tshangla Buddhism 0.77 % New Testament 1
 Drukpa India 15,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Jad India 2,600 Khamba Buddhism 0.59 % Translation Started 1
 Khamiyang India 1,600 Khamyang Buddhism 1.27 % Translation Started 1
 Khowa India 1,700 Bugun Buddhism 21.09 % New Testament -
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,600 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism 6.22 % Translation Started -
 Monpa Lish India 2,700 Lish Buddhism 0.67 % Translation Started 1
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,432,000     511       5,879



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