Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,589,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

688

Unreached Groups

539 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 116,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhote Nepal 13,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhotia India 114,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.90 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 83,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.44 % Unspecified 2
Bogum India 200 Bugun Buddhism 14.19 % New Testament -
 Monpa But India 300 Sartang Buddhism 1.14 % Translation Started 1
 Monpa Dirang India 7,100 Tshangla Buddhism 0.77 % New Testament 1
 Gara India 700 Lohar, Lahul Buddhism 1.50 % Translation Needed 1
 Jad India 2,200 Khamba Buddhism 0.59 % Translation Needed 1
 Jirel Nepal 5,400 Jirel Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
 Khamiyang India 1,300 Khamyang Buddhism 1.27 % Unspecified 1
 Khowa India 1,400 Bugun Buddhism 21.09 % New Testament -
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,400 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism 6.22 % Translation Needed -
 Monpa Lish India 2,200 Lish Buddhism 0.67 % Translation Needed 1
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) India 9,491,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 190
 Monpa India 40,000 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.94 % Translation Needed 1
 Marma Bangladesh 195,000 Rakhine Buddhism 3.19 % Bible Portions 4
 Marma India 46,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Changpa India 2,700 Changthang Buddhism 0.19 % Translation Needed 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.74 % Translation Needed 1
 Singpho India 8,400 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Man India 5,800 Phake Buddhism 21.91 % Translation Needed -
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 1.97 % New Testament 1
 Tamang Bhutan 9,100 Nepali Buddhism 3.59 % Complete Bible 1
 Tamang India 232,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.13 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 688 Peoples   501,589,000     539       5,880
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