Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

495,820,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

667

Unreached Groups

524 (78.6 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
Scripture
Status
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Lahu Shi United States 2,200 Lahu Shi Buddhism New Testament 20.00 % 0.50 % -
 Tai Lue United States 4,400 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.50 % 0.00 % 1
 Mongolian, Peripheral United States 3,600 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism New Testament 3.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Mongol, Khalka United States 15,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.20 % 1
 Khuen United States 2,700 Khuen Buddhism Translation Needed 2.00 % 0.10 % 1
 Burmese United Kingdom 14,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.50 % 0.10 % 1
 Thai, Central United Kingdom 25,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.50 % 0.30 % 1
 Japanese United Kingdom 30,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Khmer United Kingdom 11,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.20 % 1.70 % 1
 Vietnamese United Kingdom 14,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 9.00 % 1.80 % -
 Thai, Central United Arab Emirates 3,100 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Japanese United Arab Emirates 19,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Vietnamese Ukraine 3,500 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 9.00 % 1.80 % -
 Pa-O Thailand 800 Pa'o Buddhism New Testament 25.00 % 1.00 % -
 Burmese Thailand 205,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.40 % 0.10 % 4
 Thai, Central Thailand 19,801,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.30 % 0.27 % 396
 Han Chinese, Min Bei Thailand 14,000 Chinese, Min Bei Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Thailand 1,488,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.66 % -
 Chong Thailand 600 Chong Buddhism Unspecified 0.80 % 0.00 % 1
 Bru, Eastern Thailand 25,000 Bru, Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Han Chinese, Hainanese Thailand 8,100 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 6.00 % 3.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Thailand 79,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 2.00 % 2
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Thailand 39,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Tai Khun Thailand 6,900 Khun Buddhism Bible Portions 1.50 % 0.14 % 1
 Japanese Thailand 14,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.50 % 0.30 % 1
Totals: 667 Peoples   495,820,000     524       5,705
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