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 *
 Bulang Myanmar (Burma) 15,000 Blang Buddhism 1.90 % 0.80 % New Testament 1
 Bulang China 106,000 Blang Buddhism 0.06 % 0.06 % New Testament 2
 Bulang Thailand 1,400 Blang Buddhism 4.00 % 0.40 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Northern Laos 37,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Northern Thailand 7,342,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.27 % New Testament 147
Kikai Japan 13,000 Kikai Buddhism 3.00 % 0.72 % Unspecified 1
 Vietnamese Vietnam 80,390,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.40 % 1.40 % Complete Bible -
Kiorr Laos 4,700 Kiorr Buddhism 1.00 % 0.60 % Translation Needed 1
 Larke Nepal 200 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Kunigami Japan 4,900 Kunigami Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Unspecified 1
 Kurtokha Bhutan 2,100 Kurtokha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Kyerung China 8,400 Kyerung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Kyerung Nepal 3,000 Kyerung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Ladakhi China 600 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Karen, Lahta Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Lahta Buddhism 18.00 % 9.00 % Translation Needed -
 Lama India 600 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Lama Pakistan 200 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Lao Laos 3,348,000 Lao Buddhism 3.50 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 67
Lao Song Thailand 36,000 Thai Song Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Bible Portions 1
 Rongkup India 76,000 Lepcha Buddhism 25.68 % New Testament -
 Rongkup Nepal 3,800 Lepcha Buddhism 3.56 % New Testament 1
 Loba Nepal 2,500 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % Bible Portions 1
 Aheu Luang Thailand 1,600 Aheu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) 2,681,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 54
 Manmet China 1,800 Man Met Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Totals: 676 Peoples   499,714,000     528       5,690
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