Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,239,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

686

Unreached Groups

534 (77.8 %)

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 *
 Tai He Laos 4,200 Language unknown Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Unspecified 1
 Khmu, Puman China 30,000 U Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Unspecified 1
 Burmese Canada 4,300 Burmese Buddhism 0.11 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
 Amdo, Hbrogpa China 743,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % New Testament 15
 Amdo, Rongmahbrogpa China 187,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % New Testament 4
 Manyuki Myanmar (Burma) 20,000 Shan Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
 Khuen Laos 13,000 Khuen Buddhism 0.06 % 0.06 % Translation Needed 1
 Bulang China 105,000 Blang Buddhism 0.06 % 0.06 % New Testament 2
 Palaung, Pale Myanmar (Burma) 291,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.10 % 0.06 % Complete Bible 6
 Tai Lue Myanmar (Burma) 61,000 Lu Buddhism 0.20 % 0.06 % New Testament 1
 Burmese Finland 1,500 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Australia 18,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Cambodia 5,200 Burmese Buddhism 0.09 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Intha Myanmar (Burma) 102,000 Intha Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Translation Started 2
 Chaungtha Myanmar (Burma) 183,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Bible Portions 4
 Khoton Mongolia 12,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.10 % 0.08 % New Testament 1
 Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 31,024,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.08 % Complete Bible 620
 Burmese Singapore 20,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.30 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Thailand 212,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.40 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 4
 Burmese United Kingdom 14,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
 Okinawan, Ryukyuan Bolivia 2,500 Okinawan, Central Buddhism 1.50 % 0.10 % Bible Portions 1
 Lao France 19,000 Lao Buddhism 3.00 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
 Sinhalese Malaysia 4,600 Sinhala Buddhism 2.00 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
 Lao Phuan Thailand 214,000 Phuan Buddhism 1.50 % 0.10 % Translation Needed 4
 Phu Thai Thailand 504,000 Phu Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.10 % Translation Started 10
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,239,000     534       5,942