Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,407,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

530 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 117,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhotia India 114,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.90 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 84,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.44 % Unspecified 2
 Bhotia Tibetan India 3,400 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Monpa But India 300 Sartang Buddhism 1.14 % Translation Started 1
 Monpa Dirang India 7,200 Tshangla Buddhism 0.77 % New Testament 1
 Drukpa India 12,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Gara India 800 Lohar, Lahul Buddhism 1.50 % Translation Started 1
 Jad India 2,200 Khamba Buddhism 0.59 % Translation Started 1
 Khamiyang India 1,300 Khamyang Buddhism 1.27 % Translation Started 1
 Khowa India 1,400 Bugun Buddhism 21.09 % New Testament -
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,400 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism 6.22 % Translation Needed -
 Monpa Lish India 2,300 Lish Buddhism 0.67 % Translation Started 1
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) India 9,548,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 191
 Mangrik India 23,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Monpa India 40,000 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.94 % Translation Needed 1
 Marma India 47,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Changpa India 2,700 Changthang Buddhism 0.19 % Translation Started 1
 Rigzong India 7,100 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.74 % Translation Started 1
 Singpho India 8,600 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Man India 5,900 Phake Buddhism 21.91 % Translation Started -
 Tamang India 233,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.13 % Complete Bible -
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,300 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism 20.84 % Complete Bible -
 Charumba India 1,000 Zakhring Buddhism 7.75 % Unspecified -
Totals: 677 Peoples   505,407,000     530       5,926
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