Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

503,505,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

689

Unreached Groups

540 (78.4 %)

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 *
 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
 Han Chinese, Min Bei Thailand 14,000 Chinese, Min Bei Buddhism 5.00 % 2.00 % New Testament 1
 Han Tai China 58,000 Lu Buddhism 0.70 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
Heeri Sri Lanka 17,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.59 % Complete Bible 1
Henawalayo Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.71 % Complete Bible 1
 Huayao Tai China 92,000 Lu Buddhism 0.30 % 0.29 % New Testament 2
 Intha Myanmar (Burma) 102,000 Intha Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Translation Needed 2
 Jad India 2,200 Khamba Buddhism 0.59 % Translation Started 1
 Japanese Italy 6,300 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Japan 120,880,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.20 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 2,418
 Japanese Korea, South 52,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Mexico 51,000 Japanese Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Malaysia 15,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Netherlands 5,400 Japanese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese New Zealand 15,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Paraguay 6,500 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Peru 155,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 3
 Japanese Panama 2,100 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Portugal 700 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Marshall Islands 400 Japanese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Philippines 4,500 Japanese Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Russia 900 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Singapore 39,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.60 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese United Arab Emirates 4,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 689 Peoples   503,505,000     540       5,917
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