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 *
 Han Chinese, Hainanese Thailand 8,200 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 6.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Cyprus 7,700 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 16,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.10 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang India 264,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.13 % Complete Bible -
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,600 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism 6.22 % Translation Started -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 26,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.40 % New Testament -
Hunna Sri Lanka 92,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.49 % Complete Bible -
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 38,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.50 % Complete Bible -
Ahinkuntaya Sri Lanka 62,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.52 % Complete Bible -
Berava Sri Lanka 375,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.56 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang Nepal 1,740,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.60 % New Testament -
Pannikki Sri Lanka 247,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.62 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 10,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.64 % Complete Bible -
Hinna Sri Lanka 246,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.70 % Complete Bible -
Gattara Sri Lanka 772,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.74 % Complete Bible -
Sinhalese Sri Lanka 187,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.81 % Complete Bible -
Hannali Sri Lanka 339,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.85 % Complete Bible -
 Govigama Sri Lanka 566,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.90 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Austria 38,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.90 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Khmer Belgium 500 Khmer Buddhism 7.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Italy 1,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 7.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Oman 39,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Samtao Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Samtao Buddhism 7.00 % 5.40 % Translation Needed -
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970