Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

495,820,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

667

Unreached Groups

524 (78.6 %)

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 *
 Khmer Cambodia 14,231,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.20 % 1.90 % 285
 Khmer Vietnam 1,302,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.87 % 26
 Bulang Myanmar (Burma) 15,000 Blang Buddhism New Testament 1.90 % 0.80 % 1
 Bulang China 105,000 Blang Buddhism New Testament 0.06 % 0.06 % 2
 Bulang Thailand 1,400 Blang Buddhism New Testament 4.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Vietnamese Cambodia 802,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.17 % 16
 Thai, Northern Laos 36,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Northern Thailand 7,296,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism New Testament 0.40 % 0.27 % 146
Kikai Japan 13,000 Kikai Buddhism Unspecified 3.00 % 0.72 % 1
 Vietnamese Vietnam 80,422,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 9.40 % 1.40 % -
Kiorr Laos 4,600 Kiorr Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.60 % 1
 Kunigami Japan 5,000 Kunigami Buddhism Unspecified 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Kurtokha Bhutan 2,200 Kurtokha Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Larke Nepal 200 Nubri Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kyerung China 8,300 Kyerung Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kyerung Nepal 3,100 Kyerung Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Ladakhi China 600 Ladakhi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lama India 600 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lao Laos 3,252,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 3.50 % 2.00 % 65
Lao Song Thailand 36,000 Thai Song Buddhism Bible Portions 1.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Loba Nepal 2,600 Lhowa Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 1
 Rongkup India 75,000 Lepcha Buddhism New Testament 25.68 % -
 Rongkup Nepal 3,900 Lepcha Buddhism New Testament 3.56 % 1
 Aheu Luang Thailand 1,600 Aheu Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) 2,671,000 Rakhine Buddhism Bible Portions 0.10 % 0.05 % 53
Totals: 667 Peoples   495,820,000     524       5,705
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