Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

503,127,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

531 (77.7 %)

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 *
 Lao United States 211,000 Lao Buddhism 4.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 4
 Sinhalese United States 11,000 Sinhala Buddhism 4.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Naxi, Northern China 3,400 Naxi Buddhism 4.00 % 0.20 % New Testament 1
 Thai-Chinese Thailand 5,695,000 Thai Buddhism 4.00 % 2.66 % Complete Bible -
 Mru Bangladesh 70,000 Mru Buddhism 3.94 % New Testament 1
Gauraykwallu Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.88 % Complete Bible 1
 Gurung Ghaleg Bhutan 9,600 Nepali Buddhism 3.87 % Complete Bible 1
Henawalayo Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.71 % Complete Bible 1
Yamannu Sri Lanka 78,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.68 % Complete Bible 2
 Tamang Bhutan 9,100 Nepali Buddhism 3.59 % Complete Bible 1
 Rongkup Nepal 4,500 Lepcha Buddhism 3.56 % New Testament 1
Pidayne Danno Sri Lanka 9,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.51 % Complete Bible 1
 Lao Australia 12,000 Lao Buddhism 3.50 % 1.90 % Complete Bible 1
 Lao Laos 3,446,000 Lao Buddhism 3.50 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 69
 Tibetan, Shangri La China 105,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 3.50 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Kui Cambodia 35,000 Kuay Buddhism 3.50 % 0.53 % Complete Bible 1
Kuki Chin Asho Bangladesh 1,700 Chin, Asho Buddhism 3.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Lao Vietnam 18,000 Lao Buddhism 3.40 % 0.03 % Complete Bible 1
 Deaf Laos 74,000 Laos Sign Language Buddhism 3.38 % Translation Needed 1
Kagate India 1,700 Syuba Buddhism 3.35 % Bible Portions 1
 Pankhu, Panko Bangladesh 5,600 Pangkhua Buddhism 3.31 % Translation Started 1
 Chinese, general Turkmenistan 3,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 3.30 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer Cambodia 14,236,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.20 % 1.90 % Complete Bible 285
 Khmer United Kingdom 11,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.20 % 1.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Deaf Cambodia 127,000 Cambodian Sign Language Buddhism 3.13 % Bible Portions 3
Totals: 683 Peoples   503,127,000     531       5,962


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