Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

498,283,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

667

Unreached Groups

523 (78.4 %)

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 *
Karen, Yinbaw Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Yinbaw Buddhism Unspecified 32.00 % 25.00 % -
 Karen, Kayah Myanmar (Burma) 161,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism New Testament 28.00 % 20.00 % -
 Lawa China 107,000 Awa Buddhism Translation Needed 20.00 % 18.00 % -
 Korean Thailand 7,200 Korean Buddhism Complete Bible 24.00 % 16.00 % -
 Karen, Eastern Kayah Myanmar (Burma) 8,900 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 20.00 % 14.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Brunei 13,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 15.00 % 12.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Australia 13,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 12.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Singapore 1,450,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 10.61 % -
 Asho Khyang Myanmar (Burma) 168,000 Chin, Asho Buddhism Complete Bible 15.00 % 10.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Brunei 6,300 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism Complete Bible 15.00 % 10.00 % -
 Vietnamese Belgium 1,300 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 17.00 % 10.00 % -
 Chinese, general Botswana 1,300 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 25.00 % 10.00 % -
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,500 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism Bible Portions 10.00 % 10.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Singapore 1,218,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 10.00 % 9.43 % -
 Bru, Western Laos 83,000 Bru, Western Buddhism Bible Portions 12.00 % 8.00 % -
 Chinese, general Chile 12,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 7.50 % -
 Han Chinese, Teochew Singapore 611,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism Complete Bible 10.00 % 7.07 % -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Singapore 445,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 7.00 % -
 Chuanlan China 394,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 7.50 % 6.80 % -
 Chuanqing China 1,000,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 7.50 % 6.80 % -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Indonesia 753,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism Complete Bible 29.00 % 6.00 % -
 Bru, Western Thailand 24,000 Bru, Western Buddhism Bible Portions 8.00 % 6.00 % -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Myanmar (Burma) 1,167,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 5.88 % -
 Samtao Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Samtao Buddhism Translation Needed 7.00 % 5.40 % -
 Lahu Shi Myanmar (Burma) 64,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism New Testament 10.00 % 5.00 % -
Totals: 667 Peoples   498,283,000     523       5,717
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