Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,776,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

529 (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 *
 Govigama Sri Lanka 550,000 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 487,000 Gurung Buddhism 5.15 % New Testament -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 21,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.44 % New Testament -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 9,800 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.23 % Complete Bible -
Hannali Sri Lanka 329,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.85 % Complete Bible -
Hinna Sri Lanka 239,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.70 % Complete Bible -
Hunna Sri Lanka 89,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.49 % Complete Bible -
Karava Sri Lanka 1,063,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.40 % Complete Bible -
 Karen, Kayah 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 1,500 Bugun Buddhism 21.09 % New Testament -
Kiddea Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.10 % Complete Bible -
Kustarogiyo Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.31 % Complete Bible -
 Lahu Shi China 129,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism 10.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
 Lahu Shi Thailand 16,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism 20.00 % 1.80 % New Testament -
 Lahu Shi United States 2,200 Lahu Shi Buddhism 20.00 % 0.50 % New Testament -
 Lao Argentina 2,000 Lao Buddhism 10.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible -
 Lawa, Western Thailand 8,800 Lawa, Western Buddhism 16.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Lhomi India 1,600 Lhomi Buddhism 7.94 % New Testament -
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,400 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism 6.22 % Translation Needed -
Navandanna Sri Lanka 1,144,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.28 % Complete Bible -
Oli Sri Lanka 30,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.20 % Complete Bible -
 Pa-O Thailand 800 Pa'o Buddhism 25.00 % 1.00 % New Testament -
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,776,000     529       5,691
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