Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,589,000

% 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 *
 Khampti India 17,000 Adi Buddhism 0.89 % Complete Bible 1
 Kheng Bhutan 35,000 Khengkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Khmer Cambodia 14,045,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.20 % 1.90 % Complete Bible 281
 Khmer Vietnam 1,320,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.87 % Complete Bible 26
 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 7,361,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.27 % New Testament 147
Kikai Japan 13,000 Kikai Buddhism 3.00 % 0.72 % Unspecified 1
 Vietnamese Cambodia 815,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 3.00 % 0.17 % Complete Bible 16
 Vietnamese Vietnam 80,690,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.40 % 1.40 % Complete Bible -
Kiorr Laos 4,800 Kiorr Buddhism 1.00 % 0.60 % Translation Needed 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
 Larke Nepal 200 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Kyerung China 8,500 Kyerung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Kyerung Nepal 3,000 Kyerung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Ladakhi China 600 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Karen, Lahta Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Zayein 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 Cambodia 23,000 Lao Buddhism 1.40 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Lao Laos 3,398,000 Lao Buddhism 3.50 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 68
Lao Song Thailand 36,000 Thai Song Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Bible Portions 1
Totals: 688 Peoples   501,589,000     539       5,880
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