Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,589,000

% 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 *
Kustarogiyo Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.31 % Complete Bible -
 Lahu Shi China 130,000 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 1,150,000 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 -
Pamunu Sri Lanka 30,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.38 % Complete Bible -
Pannikki Sri Lanka 241,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.62 % Complete Bible -
Porowakara Sri Lanka 59,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.08 % Complete Bible -
Radava Sri Lanka 361,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.36 % Complete Bible -
Rajaka Sri Lanka 148,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.03 % Complete Bible -
 Rongkup India 75,000 Lepcha Buddhism 25.65 % New Testament -
Salagama Sri Lanka 309,000 Sinhala Buddhism 12.16 % Complete Bible -
 Sherpa India 39,000 Nepali Buddhism 15.77 % Complete Bible -
 Singpho India 8,400 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Brunei 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism 8.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Cyprus 7,600 Sinhala Buddhism 6.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Libya 16,000 Sinhala Buddhism 9.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Oman 37,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Singapore 17,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 688 Peoples   501,589,000     539       5,880
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