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 *
 Tamang Bhutan 9,600 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 3.59 % 1
 Gurung Bhutan 11,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 3.59 % 1
 Rongkup Nepal 3,900 Lepcha Buddhism New Testament 3.56 % 1
Pidayne Danno Sri Lanka 8,600 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.51 % 1
 Lao Australia 11,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 3.50 % 1.90 % 1
 Lao Laos 3,252,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 3.50 % 2.00 % 65
 Tibetan, Shangri La China 102,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism Bible Portions 3.50 % 0.10 % 2
 Kui Cambodia 34,000 Kuay Buddhism Complete Bible 3.50 % 0.53 % 1
 Lao Vietnam 16,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 3.40 % 2.60 % -
Deaf Laos 70,000 Laos Sign Language Buddhism Translation Needed 3.38 % 1
Kagate India 1,800 Syuba Buddhism Bible Portions 3.35 % 1
 Khmer Cambodia 14,231,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.20 % 1.90 % 285
 Khmer United Kingdom 11,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.20 % 1.70 % 1
 Marma Bangladesh 197,000 Rakhine Buddhism Bible Portions 3.19 % 4
Deaf Cambodia 122,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 3.13 % 2
 Han Chinese, Hakka Myanmar (Burma) 22,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.40 % 1
 Japanese Canada 56,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.80 % 1
 Japanese Denmark 1,800 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Khmer China 1,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.50 % 1
 Khmer Laos 7,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.60 % 1
 Khmer New Zealand 8,900 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.40 % 1
 Khmer Thailand 64,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.60 % 1
 Khmer, Cambodian United States 251,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.60 % 5
 Khmer Vietnam 1,302,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.87 % 26
 Vietnamese Cambodia 802,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.17 % 16
Totals: 668 Peoples   495,872,000     525       5,709
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