Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,589,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

688

Unreached Groups

539 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Phu Thai Thailand 491,000 Phu Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.10 % Translation Started 10
 Taungyo Myanmar (Burma) 45,000 Taungyo Buddhism 0.60 % 0.40 % Translation Started 1
 Lao Wieng Thailand 57,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.60 % 0.60 % Unspecified 1
 Monpa Lish India 2,200 Lish Buddhism 0.67 % Translation Needed 1
Momba India 4,500 Sartang Buddhism 0.69 % Translation Started 1
 Thai Canada 6,500 Thai Buddhism 0.70 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Tai China 58,000 Lu Buddhism 0.70 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
 Chak Bangladesh 3,000 Chak Buddhism 0.73 % Translation Needed 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.74 % Translation Needed 1
 Monpa Dirang India 7,100 Tshangla Buddhism 0.77 % New Testament 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
Gahala Sri Lanka 11,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.78 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Australia 68,000 Thai Buddhism 0.80 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Korea, South 102,000 Thai Buddhism 0.80 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 2
 Chong Thailand 2,000 Chong Buddhism 0.80 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Thai, Isan Norway 18,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Isan New Zealand 8,400 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
Torgud Mongolia 16,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.80 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 Lhomi Buddhism 0.88 % New Testament 1
 Khampti India 17,000 Adi Buddhism 0.89 % Complete Bible 1
 Khampa Tibetan India 900 Khamba Buddhism 0.90 % Translation Needed 1
 Mon Myanmar (Burma) 1,143,000 Mon Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 23
 Thai, Southern Thailand 5,099,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.90 % 0.25 % Bible Portions 102
 Yoy Thailand 7,900 Yoy Buddhism 0.90 % 0.50 % Translation Needed 1
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,523,000 Shan Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 90
Totals: 688 Peoples   501,589,000     539       5,880
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