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 *
 Monpa Lish India 2,300 Lish Buddhism 0.67 % Translation Needed 1
Lonpa India 700 Kangri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Mangrik India 24,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mangrik Pakistan 55,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Miji [Sajalong] Bhutan 300 Miji Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Momba India 4,600 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.69 % Translation Started 1
 Monpa Bhutan 95,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 2
 Monpa India 41,000 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.94 % Translation Started 1
 Marma Bangladesh 194,000 Rakhine Buddhism 3.19 % Bible Portions 4
 Marma India 47,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Nau Buddh India 973,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.33 % Complete Bible 19
 Changpa India 2,700 Changthang Buddhism 0.19 % Translation Needed 1
 Changpa Pakistan 200 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Rigzong India 7,400 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Rigzong Pakistan 1,700 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Rodiya Sri Lanka 18,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,600 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.74 % Translation Needed 1
 Singpho India 8,700 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,493,000 Shan Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 90
 Tai Man India 5,900 Phake Buddhism 21.85 % Translation Started -
 Tai Man, Shan Thailand 99,000 Shan Buddhism 0.36 % 0.36 % Complete Bible 2
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 1.97 % New Testament 1
 Tamang India 233,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.21 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang Nepal 1,438,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.62 % New Testament -
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,300 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism 20.84 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 676 Peoples   499,714,000     528       5,690
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