Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

500,114,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

534 (78.2 %)

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 *
 Vietnamese Cambodia 814,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 3.00 % 0.17 % Complete Bible 16
Yaeyama Japan 47,000 Yaeyama Buddhism 3.00 % 0.38 % Unspecified 1
Yamannu Sri Lanka 76,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.68 % Complete Bible 2
 Yehlmo Nepal 9,900 Hyolmo Buddhism 0.99 % New Testament 1
Yonaguni Japan 800 Yonaguni Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Yoron Japan 900 Yoron Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Yoy Thailand 7,900 Yoy Buddhism 0.90 % 0.50 % Translation Needed 1
 Yugur, Enger China 6,100 Yugur, East Buddhism 1.20 % 1.00 % Unspecified 1
 Yugur, Saragh China 13,000 Yugur, West Buddhism 0.50 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
Ahinkuntaya Sri Lanka 60,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.52 % Complete Bible -
Badahala Sri Lanka 112,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
Berava Sri Lanka 365,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.56 % Complete Bible -
Bintanna Sri Lanka 6,700 Sinhala Buddhism 5.05 % Complete Bible -
Bodhivansha Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.02 % Complete Bible -
Bogum India 200 Bugun Buddhism 14.19 % New Testament -
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 12.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,100 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 7.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Chakma Bangladesh 430,000 Chakma Buddhism 15.13 % New Testament -
 Charumba India 900 Zakhring Buddhism 5.70 % Unspecified -
Chin, Songlai Myanmar (Burma) 8,100 Chin, Songlai Buddhism 10.00 % 2.00 % Translation Needed -
 Chinese, general Argentina 77,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 31.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Christmas Island 800 Language unknown Buddhism 14.00 % 2.00 % Unspecified -
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 405,000 Language unknown Buddhism 8.98 % Unspecified -
Deaf Sri Lanka 107,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism 8.38 % Unspecified -
Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism 16.04 % Translation Needed -
Totals: 683 Peoples   500,114,000     534       5,824
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