Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,391,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

680

Unreached Groups

532 (78.2 %)

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 *
 Japanese Canada 57,000 Japanese Buddhism 3.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Sri Lanka 2,300 Japanese Buddhism 2.87 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese China 7,000 Japanese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Northern Mariana Islands 900 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Denmark 1,800 Japanese Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Dominica 800 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Dominican Republic 1,700 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Finland 1,100 Japanese Buddhism 1.20 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Micronesia, Federated States 800 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese France 30,000 Japanese Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Germany 25,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Guam 2,700 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Greece 1,100 Japanese Buddhism 1.60 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese China, Hong Kong 10,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Indonesia 14,000 Japanese Buddhism 2.30 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Italy 6,300 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Jad India 2,200 Khamba Buddhism 0.59 % Translation Started 1
 Intha Myanmar (Burma) 103,000 Intha Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Translation Started 2
Hunna Sri Lanka 91,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.49 % Complete Bible -
 Huayao Tai China 92,000 Lu Buddhism 0.30 % 0.29 % New Testament 2
 Huay Thailand 600 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Hu China 1,100 Hu Buddhism 0.27 % 0.27 % Translation Needed 1
Hinna Sri Lanka 244,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.70 % Complete Bible -
Henawalayo Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.71 % Complete Bible 1
Heeri Sri Lanka 17,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.59 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 680 Peoples   505,391,000     532       5,920
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