Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,391,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

680

Unreached Groups

532 (78.2 %)

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 *
Amami-Oshima, Northern Japan 9,700 Amami-Oshima, Northern Buddhism 1.00 % 0.45 % Unspecified 1
 Buriat, Mongolia Mongolia 58,000 Buriat, Mongolia Buddhism 0.60 % 0.50 % New Testament 1
 Thai United Arab Emirates 3,300 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Belgium 3,500 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Finland 7,100 Thai Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Japan 9,800 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai China, Macau 800 Thai Buddhism 1.70 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Norway 21,000 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Korea, South 52,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Mexico 5,500 Japanese Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Malaysia 15,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese New Zealand 13,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Paraguay 7,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Peru 157,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 3
 Japanese Panama 2,200 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Portugal 700 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Marshall Islands 400 Japanese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Philippines 4,600 Japanese Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Russia 900 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Singapore 39,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.60 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Spain 5,500 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Switzerland 5,200 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Taiwan 14,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese United Kingdom 30,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese United States 844,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 17
Totals: 680 Peoples   505,391,000     532       5,920
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