Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,432,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

666

Unreached Groups

511 (76.7 %)

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 *
 Tamang India 276,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.10 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang Nepal 1,779,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.60 % New Testament -
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,700 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism 20.84 % Complete Bible -
 Charumba India 1,100 Zakhring Buddhism 7.75 % Unspecified -
 Khampa Tibetan India 1,100 Khamba Buddhism 0.90 % Translation Started 1
 Lhomi India 1,900 Lhomi Buddhism 7.94 % New Testament -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,300 Lhomi Buddhism 0.88 % New Testament 1
 Momba India 5,400 Sartang Buddhism 0.69 % Translation Started 1
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 409,000 Myanmar Sign Language Buddhism 8.98 % Bible Portions -
 Deaf Bhutan 5,900 Language unknown Buddhism 2.11 % Unspecified 1
 Deaf Cambodia 127,000 Cambodian Sign Language Buddhism 0.40 % Bible Portions 3
 Deaf Sri Lanka 109,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism 8.38 % Bible Portions -
 Deaf Japan 247,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism 1.54 % Bible Portions 5
 Deaf Laos 76,000 Laos Sign Language Buddhism 3.38 % Unspecified 2
 Deaf Mongolia 17,000 Mongolian Sign Language Buddhism 1.72 % Unspecified 1
 Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism 16.04 % Translation Started -
 Deaf Thailand 359,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism 1.10 % Bible Portions 7
 Deaf Vietnam 741,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism 9.43 % Bible Portions -
 Monpa Tawang India 8,500 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.39 % Unspecified 1
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 2,200 Thakali Buddhism 1.79 % Unspecified 1
Shan India 2,000 Shan Buddhism 1.18 % Complete Bible 1
Kuki Chin Lai Bangladesh 1,700 Chin, Hakha Buddhism 13.14 % Complete Bible -
Kuki Chin Yindi Bangladesh 2,500 Chin, Khumi Buddhism 11.09 % Complete Bible -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 26,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.40 % New Testament -
Kagate India 2,100 Syuba Buddhism 3.35 % Bible Portions 1
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,432,000     511       5,879



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