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 *
 Khmer Krom Cambodia 280,000 Khmer Buddhism 1.20 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 6
 Khamiyang India 1,300 Khamyang Buddhism 1.27 % Unspecified 1
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,400 Hyolmo Buddhism 1.38 % New Testament 1
 Lao Cambodia 23,000 Lao Buddhism 1.40 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai China, Hong Kong 11,000 Thai Buddhism 1.40 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 1
 So Laos 86,000 So Buddhism 1.40 % 1.00 % Bible Portions 2
 Ugong Thailand 500 Ugong Buddhism 1.40 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Bhote Nepal 13,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Lawa, Eastern Thailand 8,300 Lawa, Eastern Buddhism 1.40 % 0.20 % Unspecified 1
 Mok Thailand 700 Mok Buddhism 1.40 % 1.40 % Translation Started 1
Batgama Sri Lanka 375,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.48 % Complete Bible 7
 Gara India 700 Lohar, Lahul Buddhism 1.50 % Translation Needed 1
 Okinawan, Ryukyuan Bolivia 2,400 Okinawan, Central Buddhism 1.50 % 0.10 % Bible Portions 1
 Tai Khun Thailand 7,000 Khun Buddhism 1.50 % 0.14 % Bible Portions 1
 Japanese Northern Mariana Islands 900 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese United Arab Emirates 4,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Dominica 800 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Dominican Republic 1,700 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Micronesia, Federated States 800 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Germany 25,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Guam 2,700 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Italy 6,300 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Korea, South 52,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Malaysia 15,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese New Zealand 15,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 688 Peoples   501,589,000     539       5,880
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