Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,589,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

688

Unreached Groups

539 (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 *
 Vietnamese Cyprus 7,300 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.40 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Cyprus 7,600 Sinhala Buddhism 6.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Cyprus 1,100 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 12.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 South Asian, general Cyprus 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.00 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Chinese, general Christmas Island 800 Language unknown Buddhism 14.00 % 2.00 % Unspecified -
 Sino-Burmese China, Macau 19,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai China, Macau 800 Thai Buddhism 1.70 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai China, Hong Kong 11,000 Thai Buddhism 1.40 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese China, Hong Kong 13,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 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 443,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism 2.80 % 2.80 % Bible Portions -
 Burmese China 26,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Chrame China 51,000 Pumi, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 De'an, Shwe China 8,000 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Groma China 19,000 Groma Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Guiqiong China 13,000 Guiqiong Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Hu China 1,100 Hu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Japanese China 7,000 Japanese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Khang China 43,000 Kang Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Translation Needed 1
 Bulang China 106,000 Blang Buddhism 0.06 % 0.06 % New Testament 2
 Kyerung China 8,500 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 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Kalmyk, Torgut China 194,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 4
Totals: 688 Peoples   501,589,000     539       5,880
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