Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

495,872,000

% 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 *
 Bhotia India 114,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 4.90 % 2
Chakma India 218,000 Chakma Buddhism New Testament 4.83 % 4
 Burmese India 15,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 4.52 % 1
 Phu Thai Vietnam 247,000 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 4.50 % 2.50 % -
 Pankhu, Panko Bangladesh 4,000 Pangkhua Buddhism Translation Needed 4.49 % 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 84,000 Sikkimese Buddhism Translation Started 4.45 % 2
 Mru Bangladesh 33,000 Mru Buddhism New Testament 4.38 % 1
 Jirel Nepal 5,500 Jirel Buddhism New Testament 4.38 % 1
 Sherpa Nepal 107,000 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 4.24 % 2
 Mru Myanmar (Burma) 24,000 Mru Buddhism New Testament 4.01 % 0.40 % 1
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism New Testament 4.01 % 1
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Myanmar (Burma) 71,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.50 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Thailand 1,488,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.66 % -
 Tai Khun Laos 800 Khun Buddhism Bible Portions 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Khmer Germany 13,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Khmer Korea, South 46,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Bulang Thailand 1,400 Blang Buddhism New Testament 4.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Lao New Zealand 1,400 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 1.90 % 1
 Lao United States 207,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 0.50 % 4
 Sinhalese United States 41,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 1.20 % 1
 Naxi, Northern China 3,300 Naxi Buddhism Bible Portions 4.00 % 0.20 % 1
 Thai-Chinese Thailand 5,633,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.66 % -
Gauraykwallu Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.88 % 1
Henawalayo Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.71 % 1
Yamannu Sri Lanka 75,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.68 % 2
Totals: 668 Peoples   495,872,000     525       5,709
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