Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,851,000

% 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 *
Bintanna Sri Lanka 6,700 Sinhala Buddhism 5.05 % Complete Bible -
Porowakara Sri Lanka 59,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.08 % Complete Bible -
 Gurung Nepal 496,000 Gurung Buddhism 5.15 % New Testament -
Oli Sri Lanka 30,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.20 % Complete Bible -
Govigama Radala Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.27 % Complete Bible -
Govigama Patti Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.28 % Complete Bible -
Kustarogiyo Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.31 % Complete Bible -
Pamunu Sri Lanka 30,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.38 % Complete Bible -
 Charumba India 900 Zakhring Buddhism 5.70 % Unspecified -
 Singpho India 8,500 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Hainanese Thailand 8,200 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 6.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Cyprus 7,600 Sinhala Buddhism 6.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Turkmenistan 500 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 6.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
Bodhivansha Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.02 % Complete Bible -
Kiddea Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.10 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang India 230,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.19 % Complete Bible -
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,400 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism 6.22 % Translation Needed -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 8,900 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.43 % Complete Bible -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.44 % New Testament -
Hunna Sri Lanka 90,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.49 % Complete Bible -
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 37,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.50 % Complete Bible -
Ahinkuntaya Sri Lanka 60,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.52 % Complete Bible -
Berava Sri Lanka 366,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.56 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang Nepal 1,463,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.62 % New Testament -
Pannikki Sri Lanka 241,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.62 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 688 Peoples   502,851,000     539       5,897
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