Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

503,428,000

% 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 *
 Gurung Ghaleg Bhutan 10,000 Nepali Buddhism 3.58 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan Pakistan 6,600 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tibetan Sweden 1,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan, Central Switzerland 8,100 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan, Central Taiwan 2,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan, Central United States 4,800 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.02 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai, Isan Iceland 500 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Isan Laos 8,900 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Isan Norway 18,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Isan New Zealand 8,400 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Isan United States 85,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 2.00 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Thami China 600 Thangmi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tibetan Bhutan 4,500 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan Canada 5,500 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tuvan 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 3,300 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Nyaw Laos 18,000 Nyaw Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Translation Needed 1
 Aka Bhutan 400 Hruso Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,100 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Drukpa, Dzongkha Denmark 600 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Khas Bhutan 1,000 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Adi Ramo China 200 Adi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 688 Peoples   503,428,000     539       5,916
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