Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,256,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

686

Unreached Groups

534 (77.8 %)

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 *
 Vietnamese China, Hong Kong 47,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.40 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese China, Hong Kong 800 Sinhala Buddhism 1.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bai, Southern China 671,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism 0.13 % 0.13 % Bible Portions 13
 Burmese China 26,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Chrame China 50,000 Pumi, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 De'ang, Shwe China 7,900 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Groma China 19,000 Groma Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Guiqiong China 13,000 Guiqiong Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Hu China 1,100 Hu Buddhism 0.27 % 0.27 % Translation Needed 1
 Japanese China 6,900 Japanese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Khang China 42,000 Kang Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Translation Needed 1
 Bulang China 105,000 Blang Buddhism 0.06 % 0.06 % New Testament 2
 Kyerung China 8,400 Kyerung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Ladakhi China 600 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Manmet China 1,800 Man Met Buddhism 0.34 % 0.34 % Translation Needed 1
 Kalmyk, Torgut China 192,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 4
 De'ang, Pale China 11,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.12 % 0.12 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmu, Puman China 30,000 U Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Unspecified 1
 Samtao China 200 Samtao Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Sherpa China 1,200 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Shixing China 3,600 Shuhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan China 490,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 10
 Thami China 600 Thangmi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tibetan, Central China 940,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.04 % 0.03 % Complete Bible 19
 Choni China 170,000 Choni Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % Unspecified 3
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,256,000     534       5,943