Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

503,369,000

% 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 *
 Ergong China 64,000 Horpa Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Unspecified 1
 Dzala Bhutan 17,000 Dzalakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Dzakhchin, Zahchin Mongolia 37,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Durbet, Dorwoten Mongolia 84,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 2
Durava Sri Lanka 719,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.12 % Complete Bible -
 Drukpa, Dzongkha Denmark 600 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Drukpa Bhutan 216,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 4
 Drukpa India 17,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Dowaniya India 2,900 Assamese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Dolpa Nepal 3,900 Sherpa Buddhism 1.10 % New Testament 1
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 37,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.50 % Complete Bible -
Demala Gattara Sri Lanka 8,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 408,000 Myanmar Sign Language Buddhism 8.98 % Unspecified -
Deaf Bhutan 5,800 Language unknown Buddhism 2.11 % Unspecified 1
Deaf Cambodia 125,000 Cambodian Sign Language Buddhism 3.13 % Unspecified 3
Deaf Sri Lanka 107,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism 8.38 % Unspecified -
 Deaf Japan 253,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism 1.54 % Bible Portions 5
Deaf Laos 73,000 Laos Sign Language Buddhism 3.38 % Translation Needed 1
Deaf Mongolia 16,000 Mongolian Sign Language Buddhism 1.72 % Unspecified 1
Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism 16.04 % Translation Needed -
 Deaf Thailand 349,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism 1.10 % Bible Portions 7
 Deaf Vietnam 730,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism 9.43 % Unspecified -
 De'ang, Rumai China 6,300 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 De'ang, Pale China 11,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.12 % 0.12 % New Testament 1
 De'an, Shwe China 8,000 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Totals: 689 Peoples   503,369,000     540       5,916
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