Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

504,878,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

531 (77.7 %)

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 *
Yonaguni Japan 800 Yonaguni Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Yoron Japan 900 Yoron Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Nyaw Thailand 81,000 Nyaw Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 2
 Mongolian Kazakhstan 800 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Kui Laos 49,000 Kuay Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Complete Bible 1
 Buriat, Chinese China 171,000 Buriat, China Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Unspecified 3
 Uriankhai, Altai Mongolia 30,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
Uzemchin Mongolia 2,400 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 500 Thakali Buddhism 1.06 % Translation Needed 1
 Beda India 700 Ladakhi Buddhism 1.08 % Complete Bible 1
 Dolpa Nepal 4,700 Sherpa Buddhism 1.10 % New Testament 1
 Deaf Thailand 350,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism 1.10 % Bible Portions 7
 Monpa But India 300 Sartang Buddhism 1.14 % Translation Started 1
Shan India 2,000 Shan Buddhism 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Bayad Mongolia 66,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.20 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Finland 1,100 Japanese Buddhism 1.20 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Japan 120,028,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.20 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 2,401
 Yugur, Enger China 6,200 Yugur, East Buddhism 1.20 % 1.00 % Unspecified 1
 Khmer Krom Cambodia 288,000 Khmer Buddhism 1.20 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 6
 Khamiyang India 1,600 Khamyang Buddhism 1.27 % Translation Started 1
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,900 Hyolmo Buddhism 1.38 % New Testament 1
 Lao Cambodia 24,000 Lao Buddhism 1.40 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai China, Hong Kong 10,000 Thai Buddhism 1.40 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 1
 So Laos 88,000 So Buddhism 1.40 % 1.00 % Bible Portions 2
 Ugong Thailand 500 Ugong Buddhism 1.40 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970