Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

495,820,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

667

Unreached Groups

524 (78.6 %)

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 *
 Jirel Nepal 5,500 Jirel Buddhism New Testament 4.38 % 1
 Khas Bhutan 1,000 Bengali Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Khamiyang India 1,300 Khamyang Buddhism Unspecified 1.27 % 1
 Monpa Kalaktang Bhutan 1,100 Tshangla Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Monpa Lish India 2,300 Lish Buddhism Translation Needed 0.67 % 1
Lonpa India 700 Kangri Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mangrik India 24,000 Ladakhi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mangrik Pakistan 54,000 Balti Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Momba India 4,500 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism Translation Started 0.69 % 1
 Monpa Bhutan 102,000 Tshangla Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Monpa India 40,000 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism Translation Started 0.94 % 1
 Marma India 46,000 Rakhine Buddhism Bible Portions 0.39 % 1
 Nau Buddh India 963,000 Marathi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.33 % 19
 Changpa India 2,700 Changthang Buddhism Translation Needed 0.19 % 1
 Changpa Pakistan 200 Balti Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rigzong India 7,400 Ladakhi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Rigzong Pakistan 1,500 Balti Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Rodiya Sri Lanka 17,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherdukpen Bhutan 300 Sherdukpen Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 Sherdukpen Buddhism Translation Needed 0.74 % 1
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,477,000 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.90 % 0.82 % 90
 Tai Man, Shan China 700 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Man, Shan Thailand 98,000 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.36 % 0.36 % 2
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 1.97 % 1
 Tamang Bhutan 9,600 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 3.59 % 1
Totals: 667 Peoples   495,820,000     524       5,705
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