Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,725,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

674

Unreached Groups

528 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Sinhalese Qatar 54,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.20 % 1
 Sinhalese Singapore 16,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 8.00 % 1.20 % -
 Sinhalese Thailand 72,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Sinhalese United States 42,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 1.20 % 1
 Lao Phuan Cambodia 2,300 Phuan Buddhism Translation Needed 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Phu Thai United States 55,000 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 1.00 % 0.10 % 1
 Samtao China 200 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samtao Laos 3,400 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Samtao Thailand 100 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 9,700 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherpa United States 500 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Southern Malaysia 4,100 Thai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Laos 14,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Vietnam 107,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 0.17 % 2
 Gurung Bhutan 10,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 2.08 % 1
 Tibetan, Central Switzerland 8,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Tibetan, Central Taiwan 2,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.01 % 0.01 % 1
 Tibetan, Central United States 4,800 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.02 % 0.02 % 1
 Thai, Isan Iceland 500 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 2.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Thai, Isan Laos 8,700 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Isan Norway 18,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.80 % 0.10 % 1
 Thai, Isan New Zealand 8,400 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.80 % 0.10 % 1
 Thai, Isan United States 84,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 2.00 % 0.10 % 2
 Thami China 600 Thangmi Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan Bhutan 4,500 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Totals: 674 Peoples   499,725,000     528       5,692
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