Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,725,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

674

Unreached Groups

528 (78.3 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
Scripture
Status
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Bai, Southern China 442,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 2.80 % 2.80 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Myanmar (Burma) 72,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.50 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Singapore 1,205,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 10.00 % 9.43 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Thailand 1,497,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.66 % -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Austria 37,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 6.90 % 3.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Hainanese Thailand 8,200 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 6.00 % 3.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Brunei 6,200 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism Complete Bible 15.00 % 10.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Indonesia 756,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism Complete Bible 29.00 % 6.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Teochew Singapore 604,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 10.00 % 7.07 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Singapore 440,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 7.00 % -
 Vietnamese Belgium 1,300 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 17.00 % 10.00 % -
 Vietnamese Canada 162,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 25.00 % 3.00 % -
 Vietnamese Korea, South 151,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 8.00 % 3.00 % -
 Lao Canada 13,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 3.00 % -
 Lao Vietnam 16,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 3.40 % 2.60 % -
 Phu Thai Vietnam 247,000 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 4.50 % 2.50 % -
 Karen, Eastern Kayah Thailand 19,000 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 18.00 % 4.00 % -
 Samtao Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 7.00 % 5.40 % -
 Bru, Western Laos 84,000 Bru, Western Buddhism Bible Portions 12.00 % 8.00 % -
 Bru, Western Thailand 24,000 Bru, Western Buddhism Bible Portions 8.00 % 6.00 % -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Myanmar (Burma) 1,161,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 5.88 % -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Thailand 56,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 35.00 % 4.00 % -
 Lahu Shi Myanmar (Burma) 64,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism New Testament 10.00 % 5.00 % -
 Chuanlan China 398,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 7.50 % 6.80 % -
 Chuanqing China 1,009,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 7.50 % 6.80 % -
Totals: 674 Peoples   499,725,000     528       5,692
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