Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,734,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

529 (78.1 %)

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 7,600 Sinhala Buddhism 6.00 % 1.20 % 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 228,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.19 % Complete Bible -
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,400 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism 6.22 % Translation Needed -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 8,800 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.43 % Complete Bible -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 21,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.44 % New Testament -
Hunna Sri Lanka 89,000 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 365,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.56 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang Nepal 1,436,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.62 % New Testament -
Pannikki Sri Lanka 240,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.62 % Complete Bible -
Kuki Chin Asho Bangladesh 1,700 Chin, Asho Buddhism 6.67 % Complete Bible -
Hinna Sri Lanka 239,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.70 % Complete Bible -
Gattara Sri Lanka 750,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.74 % Complete Bible -
Sinhalese Sri Lanka 182,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.81 % Complete Bible -
Hannali Sri Lanka 329,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.85 % Complete Bible -
 Govigama Sri Lanka 550,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.90 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Austria 37,000 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 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Samtao Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Samtao Buddhism 7.00 % 5.40 % Translation Started -
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,734,000     529       5,820
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