Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,725,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

674

Unreached Groups

528 (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 *
 Lao Myanmar (Burma) 25,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Lao France 19,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.10 % 1
Miyako, Ryukyuan Japan 67,000 Miyako Buddhism Unspecified 3.00 % 0.51 % 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul Mongolia 264,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 3.00 % 1.80 % 5
Oki-No-Erabu Japan 3,200 Oki-No-Erabu Buddhism Unspecified 3.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Sinhalese New Zealand 1,100 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Sinhalese Qatar 54,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.20 % 1
Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan 1,800 Amami-Oshima, Southern Buddhism Unspecified 3.00 % 0.50 % 1
Yaeyama Japan 47,000 Yaeyama Buddhism Unspecified 3.00 % 0.38 % 1
 Mongolian, Peripheral United States 3,600 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism New Testament 3.00 % 2.00 % 1
 South Asian, general Cyprus 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.40 % 1
Bih Vietnam 500 Rade Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.00 % 1
Ekai Myanmar (Burma) 6,000 Chin, Ekai Buddhism Translation Needed 3.00 % 3.00 % -
 Japanese Sri Lanka 2,300 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 2.87 % 1
 Bai, Southern China 442,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 2.80 % 2.80 % -
 Sinhalese Canada 5,100 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.80 % 1.50 % 1
 Beda Pakistan 400 Balti Buddhism Bible Portions 2.70 % 1
 Buriat, Mongolia Mongolia 51,000 Buriat, Mongolia Buddhism New Testament 2.50 % 1.90 % 1
 Tai Khun Myanmar (Burma) 129,000 Khun Buddhism Bible Portions 2.30 % 1.90 % 3
 Japanese Indonesia 14,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 2.30 % 0.50 % 1
Deaf Bhutan 5,700 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 2.11 % 1
 Gurung Bhutan 10,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 2.08 % 1
 Burmese Denmark 1,700 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Thai Denmark 12,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Thai Finland 7,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.50 % 1
Totals: 674 Peoples   499,725,000     528       5,692
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