Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,098,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

687

Unreached Groups

539 (78.5 %)

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 *
 Kachin India 37,000 Jingpho Buddhism 0.47 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Malaysia 30,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.17 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese United Kingdom 14,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
Burakumin Japan 884,000 Japanese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 18
 Thai Italy 5,400 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Malaysia 30,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Sweden 31,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai United Kingdom 26,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai United States 226,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 5
 Danau Myanmar (Burma) 128,000 Danau Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Translation Needed 3
 Japanese Thailand 71,000 Japanese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongol Mongolia 265,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % New Testament 5
 Phu Thai Laos 226,000 Phu Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.04 % Translation Started 5
 Tai Lue China 814,000 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.33 % New Testament 16
 Tai Lue Thailand 92,000 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Tai Lue United States 4,500 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Lue Vietnam 6,200 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Yugur, Saragh China 13,000 Yugur, West Buddhism 0.50 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
 Thai, Khorat Thailand 11,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Bumthangpa Bhutan 23,000 Bumthangkha Buddhism 0.59 % Bible Portions 1
 Jad India 2,200 Khamba Buddhism 0.59 % Translation Started 1
 Burmese New Zealand 2,300 Burmese Buddhism 0.60 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Buriat, Mongolia Mongolia 58,000 Buriat, Mongolia Buddhism 0.60 % 0.50 % New Testament 1
 Thai Myanmar (Burma) 44,000 Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Cambodia 3,400 Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.15 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 687 Peoples   505,098,000     539       5,929
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