Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,851,000

% 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 *
 De'ang, Pale China 11,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.12 % 0.12 % New Testament 1
 Khmu, Puman China 22,000 U Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Samtao China 200 Samtao Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 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 494,000 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 949,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.04 % 0.03 % Complete Bible 19
 Choni China 171,000 Choni Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % Unspecified 3
 Tu China 262,000 Tu Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 5
 Tuvan China 4,300 Tuvan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Lahu Shi China 130,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism 10.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
 Zhaba China 8,600 Zhaba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Adi Ramo China 200 Adi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Man, Shan China 700 Shan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Za, Charumba China 800 Zakhring Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Amdo, Hbrogpa China 750,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % New Testament 15
 Amdo, Rongba China 163,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % New Testament 3
 Amdo, Rongmahbrogpa China 189,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % New Testament 4
 Amdo, Rtahu China 101,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 2
 Bonan, Tongren China 7,300 Bonan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Bunan China 2,200 Gahri Buddhism 0.20 % 0.20 % Bible Portions 1
 Chuanlan China 399,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
 Chuanqing China 1,013,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
 De'ang, Rumai China 6,300 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Totals: 688 Peoples   502,851,000     539       5,897
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