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 *
 Japanese Vietnam 9,600 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese United Arab Emirates 4,100 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Northern Mariana Islands 900 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Denmark 1,800 Japanese Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Dominica 800 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Dominican Republic 1,700 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Micronesia, Federated States 800 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese France 30,000 Japanese Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Germany 25,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Guam 2,700 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Greece 1,100 Japanese Buddhism 1.60 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Indonesia 14,000 Japanese Buddhism 2.30 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Italy 6,300 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Lao United States 211,000 Lao Buddhism 4.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 4
Oki-No-Erabu Japan 3,100 Oki-No-Erabu Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
 Sinhalese New Zealand 14,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 So Thailand 73,000 So Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Bible Portions 1
Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan 1,800 Amami-Oshima, Southern Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
 Thai, Isan Iceland 500 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % New Testament 1
 Yoy Thailand 8,000 Yoy Buddhism 0.90 % 0.50 % Translation Needed 1
 Yugur, Saragh China 13,000 Yugur, West Buddhism 0.50 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
 Chinese, general Argentina 78,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 31.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,100 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 7.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Danu Myanmar (Burma) 116,000 Danu Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 2
 Miyako, Ryukyuan Japan 66,000 Miyako Buddhism 3.00 % 0.51 % Unspecified 1
Totals: 680 Peoples   505,391,000     532       5,920
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