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 *
 Loba Bhutan 2,200 Lhowa Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Loba Nepal 2,500 Lhowa Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 1
 Aheu Luang Thailand 1,600 Aheu Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) 2,681,000 Rakhine Buddhism Bible Portions 0.10 % 0.05 % 54
 Newah Bhutan 3,600 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Manmet China 1,800 Man Met Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Miyako, Ryukyuan Japan 67,000 Miyako Buddhism Unspecified 3.00 % 0.51 % 1
Mon India 1,200 Ladakhi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.43 % 1
Mon Pakistan 1,300 Balti Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mpi Thailand 1,500 Mpi Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mru Bangladesh 32,000 Mru Buddhism New Testament 4.38 % 1
 Mru Myanmar (Burma) 25,000 Mru Buddhism New Testament 4.01 % 0.40 % 1
 Mugal Nepal 300 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Amami-Oshima, Northern Japan 9,900 Amami-Oshima, Northern Buddhism Unspecified 1.00 % 0.45 % 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul United States 1,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 1.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat Uzbekistan 900 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 1.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Nyahkur Thailand 1,600 Nyahkur Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalmyk, Torgut China 194,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 4
 Kalmyk-Oirat Kyrgyzstan 3,700 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat Kazakhstan 500 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul Mongolia 264,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 3.00 % 1.80 % 5
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul Russia 187,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 0.16 % 0.16 % 4
Oki-No-Erabu Japan 3,200 Oki-No-Erabu Buddhism Unspecified 3.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Sinhalese Australia 112,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Sinhalese Canada 5,100 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.80 % 1.50 % 1
Totals: 674 Peoples   499,725,000     528       5,692
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