Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

496,717,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

670

Unreached Groups

527 (78.7 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
Scripture
Status
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Karen, Pwo Eastern Thailand 56,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 35.00 % 4.00 % -
Karen, Yinbaw Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Yinbaw Buddhism Unspecified 32.00 % 25.00 % -
 Chinese, general Argentina 76,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 31.00 % 0.50 % -
 Asho Khyang Myanmar (Burma) 167,000 Chin, Asho Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 25.00 % -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Myanmar (Burma) 1,157,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 5.88 % -
 Chinese, general Chile 12,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 7.50 % -
 Chinese, general Anguilla 300 English Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 5.00 % -
 Chinese, general Brazil 311,000 Portuguese Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 4.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Indonesia 745,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism Complete Bible 29.00 % 6.00 % -
 Karen, Kayah Myanmar (Burma) 160,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism New Testament 28.00 % 20.00 % -
 Karen, Kayah Thailand 22,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism New Testament 28.00 % 2.00 % -
 Rongkup India 74,000 Lepcha Buddhism New Testament 25.68 % -
 Pa-O Thailand 800 Pa'o Buddhism New Testament 25.00 % 1.00 % -
 Vietnamese Canada 160,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 25.00 % 3.00 % -
Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,500 Naga, Lainong Buddhism Bible Portions 25.00 % 4.00 % -
 Chinese, general Botswana 1,300 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 25.00 % 10.00 % -
 Chin, Laitu Myanmar (Burma) 17,000 Chin, Laitu Buddhism Translation Started 25.00 % 3.00 % -
 Korean Thailand 7,200 Korean Buddhism Complete Bible 24.00 % 16.00 % -
 Tangchanghya Bangladesh 37,000 Tangchangya Buddhism Translation Needed 23.66 % -
 Vietnamese Australia 220,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 22.00 % 2.00 % -
 Tai Man India 5,800 Phake Buddhism Translation Started 21.85 % -
 Khowa India 1,400 Bugun Buddhism New Testament 21.09 % -
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,300 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism Complete Bible 20.84 % -
 Karen, Eastern Kayah Myanmar (Burma) 8,800 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 20.00 % 14.00 % -
 Lahu Shi Thailand 15,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism New Testament 20.00 % 1.80 % -
Totals: 670 Peoples   496,717,000     527       5,919
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