Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,725,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

674

Unreached Groups

528 (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 *
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,493,000 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 99,000 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.36 % 0.36 % 2
 Tai Man India 5,900 Phake Buddhism Translation Started 21.85 % -
 Tai Lue Myanmar (Burma) 61,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.20 % 0.06 % 1
 Tai Lue China 808,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.50 % 0.33 % 16
 Tai Lue Laos 127,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.10 % 0.10 % 3
 Tai Lue Thailand 91,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.50 % 0.10 % 2
 Tai Lue United States 4,500 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.50 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Lue Vietnam 6,100 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.50 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Tai Laing Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.30 % 2
 Tai Laan Laos 700 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Khun Myanmar (Burma) 129,000 Khun Buddhism Bible Portions 2.30 % 1.90 % 3
 Tai Khun Laos 800 Khun Buddhism Bible Portions 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Tai Khun Thailand 7,000 Khun Buddhism Bible Portions 1.50 % 0.14 % 1
 Tai Khang China 43,000 Kang Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Tai Khang Laos 25,000 Kang Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Kaleun Laos 3,200 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Kaleun Thailand 8,700 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai He Laos 4,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Gapong Laos 500 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Gapong Thailand 2,200 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Doi Myanmar (Burma) 5,100 Tai Loi Buddhism Translation Started 5.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Tai Doi Laos 300 Tai Loi Buddhism Translation Started 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Tai Darai India 500 Khamyang Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Totals: 674 Peoples   499,725,000     528       5,692
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