Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,851,000

% 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 *
Couratto Sri Lanka 6,900 Sinhala Buddhism 1.72 % Complete Bible 1
 Danau Myanmar (Burma) 127,000 Danau Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Translation Started 3
 Danu Myanmar (Burma) 115,000 Danu Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Translation Started 2
 Dariganga Mongolia 31,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 De'ang, Pale China 11,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.12 % 0.12 % New Testament 1
Deaf Bhutan 5,800 Language unknown Buddhism 2.11 % Unspecified 1
Deaf Cambodia 125,000 Language unknown Buddhism 3.13 % Unspecified 3
 Deaf Japan 253,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism 1.54 % Bible Portions 5
Deaf Laos 73,000 Laos Sign Language Buddhism 3.38 % Translation Needed 1
Deaf Mongolia 16,000 Mongolian Sign Language Buddhism 1.72 % Unspecified 1
 Deaf Thailand 349,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism 1.10 % Bible Portions 7
 Dolpa Nepal 3,900 Sherpa Buddhism 1.10 % New Testament 1
 Durbet, Dorwoten Mongolia 83,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 2
 Dzakhchin, Zahchin Mongolia 38,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Eurasian Japan 126,000 Japanese Buddhism 5.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 3
Gahala Sri Lanka 11,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.78 % Complete Bible 1
 Gara India 700 Lohar, Lahul Buddhism 1.50 % Translation Needed 1
Gauraykwallu Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.88 % Complete Bible 1
 Gurung Bhutan 10,000 Nepali Buddhism 2.08 % Complete Bible 1
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism 4.01 % New Testament 1
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Myanmar (Burma) 74,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 2.00 % 1.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Thailand 40,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 5.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Hakka Myanmar (Burma) 22,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 3.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Hakka Thailand 79,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 5.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 2
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Myanmar (Burma) 979,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 2.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 20
Totals: 688 Peoples   502,851,000     539       5,897
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