Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

503,369,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

689

Unreached Groups

540 (78.4 %)

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 *
 Sinhalese India 4,400 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherpa India 39,000 Nepali Buddhism 15.77 % Complete Bible -
 Tibetan India 99,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.28 % Complete Bible 2
 Aiton India 3,600 Aiton Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Barua India 1,300 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 116,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhotia India 114,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.90 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 83,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.44 % Unspecified 2
 Bhotia Tibetan India 3,300 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
 Monpa Dirang India 7,100 Tshangla Buddhism 0.77 % New Testament 1
 Drukpa India 17,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Gara India 700 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 2,200 Lish Buddhism 0.67 % Translation Started 1
Lonpa India 900 Kangri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) India 9,491,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 190
 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 46,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
Nau Buddh India Unknown Marathi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 0
Totals: 689 Peoples   503,369,000     540       5,916
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