Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,315,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

686

Unreached Groups

533 (77.7 %)

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 *
 Thai Switzerland 8,800 Thai Buddhism 2.00 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Thailand 23,214,000 Thai Buddhism 2.00 % 1.70 % Complete Bible 464
 Thai Taiwan 65,000 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai United Kingdom 53,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Ukraine 3,500 Thai Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai United States 229,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 5
 Thai, Isan Iceland 1,600 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Isan Norway 18,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Isan New Zealand 9,100 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Isan Thailand 18,960,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.01 % New Testament 379
 Thai, Isan United States 87,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 2.00 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Thai, Khorat Thailand 11,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai, Northern Thailand 7,766,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.20 % 0.03 % New Testament 155
 Thai, Southern Thailand 5,341,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.90 % 0.25 % Bible Portions 107
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 2,200 Thakali Buddhism 1.79 % Translation Started 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 500 Thakali Buddhism 1.06 % Translation Started 1
 Tibetan India 118,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.28 % Complete Bible 2
 Tibetan, Deqen China 121,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 2.00 % 0.04 % New Testament 2
 Tibetan, Shangri La China 103,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 3.50 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Toku-No-Shima Japan 4,900 Toku-No-Shima Buddhism 2.00 % 0.55 % Unspecified 1
Torgud Mongolia 16,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.80 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
 Tuvan, Uriankhai Mongolia 42,000 Tuvan Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Ugong Thailand 500 Ugong Buddhism 1.40 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Uriankhai, Altai Mongolia 30,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
Uzemchin Mongolia 2,400 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,315,000     533       5,942