Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

497,898,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

668

Unreached Groups

525 (78.6 %)

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 77,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 31.00 % 0.50 % -
 Asho Khyang Myanmar (Burma) 168,000 Chin, Asho Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 25.00 % -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Myanmar (Burma) 1,167,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 5.88 % -
 Chinese, general Anguilla 300 English Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 5.00 % -
 Chinese, general Brazil 313,000 Portuguese Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 4.00 % -
 Chinese, general Chile 12,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 7.50 % -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Indonesia 753,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism Complete Bible 29.00 % 6.00 % -
 Karen, Kayah Myanmar (Burma) 161,000 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 76,000 Lepcha Buddhism New Testament 25.68 % -
 Pa-O Thailand 800 Pa'o Buddhism New Testament 25.00 % 1.00 % -
 Vietnamese Canada 161,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 25.00 % 3.00 % -
Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,600 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 223,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 22.00 % 2.00 % -
 Tai Man India 5,900 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) 8,900 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 20.00 % 14.00 % -
 Lahu Shi Thailand 15,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism New Testament 20.00 % 1.80 % -
Totals: 668 Peoples   497,898,000     525       5,717
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