Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,714,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

676

Unreached Groups

528 (78.1 %)

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 *
 Tibetan Bhutan 4,500 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan Canada 5,400 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan Pakistan 6,800 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tibetan Sweden 1,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tuva China 4,300 Tuvan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Yakha Bhutan 200 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Lahu Shi Thailand 16,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism 20.00 % 1.80 % New Testament -
 Lahu Shi United States 2,200 Lahu Shi Buddhism 20.00 % 0.50 % New Testament -
 Tai Kaleun Laos 3,200 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Aka Bhutan 400 Hruso Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Nyaw Laos 17,000 Nyaw Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Translation Needed 1
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Drukpa, Dzongkha Denmark 600 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Khas Bhutan 900 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherdukpen Bhutan 200 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Tai Man, Shan China 700 Shan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tamang Bhutan 9,000 Nepali Buddhism 3.59 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Korea, South 35,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.72 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Russia 3,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Taiwan 1,100 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka United States 15,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Khampa Tibetan Bhutan 1,600 Khamba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Tai Lue Thailand 91,000 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Tai Lue United States 4,500 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Lue Vietnam 6,100 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Totals: 676 Peoples   499,714,000     528       5,690
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