Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

503,350,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

689

Unreached Groups

540 (78.4 %)

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 *
 Yehlmo Nepal 10,000 Hyolmo Buddhism 0.99 % New Testament 1
Yonaguni Japan 800 Yonaguni Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Yong Thailand 14,000 Yong Buddhism 0.20 % 0.20 % Unspecified 1
Yoron Japan 900 Yoron Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Yoy Thailand 7,900 Yoy Buddhism 0.90 % 0.50 % Translation Needed 1
 Yugur, Enger China 6,100 Yugur, East Buddhism 1.20 % 1.00 % Unspecified 1
 Yugur, Saragh China 13,000 Yugur, West Buddhism 0.50 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
Adap Bhutan 300 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Adi Ramo China 200 Adi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Aheu Luang Thailand 1,600 Aheu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Aiton India 3,600 Aiton Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Aka Bhutan 400 Hruso Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Amdo, Hbrogpa China 750,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 15
 Amdo, Rongba China 163,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 3
 Amdo, Rongmahbrogpa China 189,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 4
 Amdo, Rtahu China 101,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 2
 Angku China 8,200 Kon Keu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Asho Khyang India 800 Chin, Asho Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 400 Bine Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Barua Bangladesh 11,000 Chittagonian Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Barua India 1,300 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Barua, Maramagyi Myanmar (Burma) 500 Rakhine Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,100 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Bhotia Tibetan India 3,300 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) Pakistan 900 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Totals: 689 Peoples   503,350,000     540       5,916
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