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 *
 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) 408,000 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 -
 Deaf Vietnam 730,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism 9.43 % Unspecified -
Demala Gattara Sri Lanka 8,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 37,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.50 % Complete Bible -
Durava Sri Lanka 718,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.12 % Complete Bible -
Gattara Sri Lanka 753,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.74 % Complete Bible -
 Govigama Sri Lanka 553,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.90 % Complete Bible -
Govigama Patti Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.28 % Complete Bible -
Govigama Radala Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.27 % Complete Bible -
 Gurung Nepal 496,000 Gurung Buddhism 5.15 % New Testament -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.44 % New Testament -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 8,900 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.43 % Complete Bible -
Hannali Sri Lanka 331,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.85 % Complete Bible -
Hinna Sri Lanka 240,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.70 % Complete Bible -
Hunna Sri Lanka 90,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.49 % Complete Bible -
Karava Sri Lanka 1,067,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.40 % Complete Bible -
 Karen, Kayah Western Thailand 22,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism 28.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
 Khmer Belgium 500 Khmer Buddhism 7.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Khowa India 1,400 Bugun Buddhism 21.09 % New Testament -
Kiddea Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.10 % Complete Bible -
Kuki Chin Asho Bangladesh 1,700 Chin, Asho Buddhism 6.67 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 688 Peoples   502,851,000     539       5,897
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