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 *
 Gurung Nepal 505,000 Gurung Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 10
 Tibetan India 105,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism Complete Bible 0.26 % 2
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 117,000 Ladakhi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.35 % 2
 Bhote Nepal 13,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 1.40 % 1
 Bhotia India 114,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 4.90 % 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 84,000 Sikkimese Buddhism Translation Started 4.45 % 2
Bogum India 200 Bugun Buddhism New Testament 13.92 % -
 Monpa But India 300 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism Translation Started 1.16 % 1
 Monpa Dirang India 7,200 Tshangla Buddhism Bible Portions 0.77 % 1
 Gara India 800 Lohar, Lahul Buddhism Translation Needed 1.50 % 1
 Jad India 2,300 Khamba Buddhism Translation Needed 0.58 % 1
 Jirel Nepal 5,500 Jirel Buddhism New Testament 4.38 % 1
 Khamiyang India 1,300 Khamyang Buddhism Unspecified 1.27 % 1
 Khowa India 1,400 Bugun Buddhism New Testament 21.09 % -
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,400 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism Translation Started 6.22 % -
 Monpa Lish India 2,300 Lish Buddhism Translation Needed 0.67 % 1
Momba India 4,500 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism Translation Started 0.69 % 1
 Monpa India 40,000 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism Translation Started 0.94 % 1
 Marma Bangladesh 46,000 Marma Buddhism Bible Portions 8.53 % -
 Nau Buddh India 963,000 Marathi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.33 % 19
 Changpa India 2,700 Changthang Buddhism Translation Needed 0.19 % 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 Sherdukpen Buddhism Translation Needed 0.74 % 1
 Singpho India 8,600 Singpho Buddhism Complete Bible 5.91 % -
 Tai Man India 5,900 Phake Buddhism Translation Started 21.85 % -
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 1.97 % 1
Totals: 668 Peoples   495,872,000     525       5,709
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