Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

500,081,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

664

Unreached Groups

520 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Lawa China 108,000 Awa Buddhism Translation Needed 20.00 % 18.00 % -
 Karen, Eastern Kayah Thailand 19,000 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 18.00 % 4.00 % -
 Vietnamese Belgium 1,300 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 17.00 % 10.00 % -
 Sherpa India 39,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 16.05 % -
Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism Translation Needed 16.04 % -
 Lawa, Western Thailand 8,800 Lawa, Western Buddhism Complete Bible 16.00 % 2.00 % -
 Chakma Bangladesh 430,000 Chakma Buddhism New Testament 15.13 % -
 Asho Khyang Myanmar (Burma) 168,000 Chin, Asho Buddhism Complete Bible 15.00 % 10.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Brunei 13,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 15.00 % 12.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Brunei 6,200 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism Complete Bible 15.00 % 10.00 % -
 Chinese, general Christmas Island 700 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 14.00 % 2.00 % -
Bogum India 200 Bugun Buddhism New Testament 13.92 % -
Salagama Sri Lanka 308,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 12.16 % -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Singapore 1,435,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 10.61 % -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Australia 13,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 12.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Singapore 440,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 7.00 % -
 Vietnamese Austria 3,600 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 1.40 % -
 Bru, Western Laos 84,000 Bru, Western Buddhism Bible Portions 12.00 % 8.00 % -
 Chinese, general Belgium 10,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 3.00 % -
 Chinese, general Cyprus 1,100 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 3.00 % -
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 Buriat, Russia Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 0.80 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Singapore 1,205,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 10.00 % 9.43 % -
 Han Chinese, Teochew Singapore 604,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 10.00 % 7.07 % -
 Vietnamese Denmark 9,800 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 10.00 % 1.80 % -
 Vietnamese Japan 14,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 10.00 % 1.80 % -
Totals: 664 Peoples   500,081,000     520       5,720
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