Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

500,901,000

% 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 *
 Marma Bangladesh 242,000 Marma Buddhism 5.69 % Bible Portions -
 Marma India 55,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Manyuki Myanmar (Burma) 20,000 Shan Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
 Manyak China 2,400 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Manmet China 1,800 Man Met Buddhism 0.34 % 0.34 % Translation Needed 1
 Mangrik India 28,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mangrik Pakistan 53,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Malimasa China 600 Naxi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) India 11,284,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 226
 Luzu China 1,200 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Lunape Bhutan 1,200 Lunanakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Loba Bhutan 2,200 Lhowa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Loba Nepal 3,100 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % Bible Portions 1
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,300 Lhomi Buddhism 0.88 % New Testament 1
 Lhomi China 1,700 Lhomi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Lhomi India 1,900 Lhomi Buddhism 7.94 % New Testament -
 Lhokpu Bhutan 3,400 Lhokpu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Lemo China 2,700 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Layakha Bhutan 3,500 Layakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Lawa, Western Thailand 9,100 Lawa, Western Buddhism 16.00 % 14.00 % Complete Bible -
 Lawa, Eastern Thailand 8,500 Lawa, Eastern Buddhism 16.00 % 15.00 % Bible Portions -
 Lawa China 107,000 Awa Buddhism 20.00 % 18.00 % Translation Needed -
 Larke Nepal 200 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Lap, Lakha Bhutan 11,000 Lakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Lao Wieng Thailand 59,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.03 % 0.03 % Unspecified 1
Totals: 686 Peoples   500,901,000     533       5,942