Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

500,107,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

668

Unreached Groups

523 (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 *
 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 % -
 Mosuo China 57,000 Narua Buddhism Translation Started 5.00 % 4.00 % -
Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,600 Naga, Lainong Buddhism Bible Portions 25.00 % 4.00 % -
 Chinese, general Anguilla 300 English Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 5.00 % -
 Chinese, general Botswana 1,300 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 25.00 % 10.00 % -
 Chinese, general Belgium 10,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 3.00 % -
 Chinese, general Brazil 311,000 Portuguese Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 4.00 % -
 Chinese, general Chile 12,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 7.50 % -
 Chinese, general Cyprus 1,100 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 3.00 % -
 Thai-Chinese Thailand 5,669,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.66 % -
 Mro-Khimi Myanmar (Burma) 83,000 Mro-Khimi Buddhism New Testament 7.40 % 5.00 % -
 Kanan Myanmar (Burma) 10,000 Kanan Buddhism Translation Needed 5.00 % 3.00 % -
 Chin, Laitu Myanmar (Burma) 17,000 Chin, Laitu Buddhism Translation Started 25.00 % 3.00 % -
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,400 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism Bible Portions 10.00 % 10.00 % -
Kadu, Asak Myanmar (Burma) 34,000 Kadu Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 3.50 % -
Ekai Myanmar (Burma) 6,000 Chin, Ekai Buddhism Translation Needed 3.00 % 3.00 % -
 Pa-O Thailand 800 Pa'o Buddhism New Testament 25.00 % 1.00 % -
Totals: 668 Peoples   500,107,000     523       5,689
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