Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

495,872,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

668

Unreached Groups

525 (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 *
 Sharchop Bhutan 69,000 Tshangla Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Monba, Cona China 44,000 Tshangla Buddhism Bible Portions 0.03 % 0.02 % 1
 Palaung, Shwe Myanmar (Burma) 225,000 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism Translation Needed 0.20 % 0.12 % 5
 Gongduk Bhutan 2,600 Gongduk Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Groma China 19,000 Groma Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Guiqiong China 12,000 Guiqiong Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Groma India 700 Groma Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Singapore 1,432,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 10.61 % -
 Han Chinese, Teochew Singapore 603,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 10.00 % 7.07 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Singapore 439,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 7.00 % -
 Hu China 1,100 Hu Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,500 Hyolmo Buddhism New Testament 1.38 % 1
 Tai Khun Myanmar (Burma) 129,000 Khun Buddhism Bible Portions 2.30 % 1.90 % 3
 Tai Khun Laos 800 Khun Buddhism Bible Portions 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Intha Myanmar (Burma) 101,000 Intha Buddhism Translation Started 0.10 % 0.07 % 2
 Japanese Japan 121,611,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.20 % 0.30 % 2,432
 Kachin India 37,000 Jingpho Buddhism Complete Bible 0.47 % 1
 Yehlmo Nepal 10,000 Hyolmo Buddhism New Testament 0.99 % 1
 Tai Khang China 42,000 Kang Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Tai Khang Laos 25,000 Kang Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Karen, Kayah Myanmar (Burma) 160,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism New Testament 28.00 % 20.00 % -
 Bumthangpa Bhutan 24,000 Bumthangkha Buddhism Bible Portions 0.59 % 1
 Khampti, Khamti Shan Myanmar (Burma) 8,800 Khamti Buddhism Translation Started 0.10 % 0.04 % 1
 Khampti India 18,000 Adi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.89 % 1
 Kheng Bhutan 37,000 Khengkha Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Totals: 668 Peoples   495,872,000     525       5,709
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