Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,717,000

% of World Population

6.2 %

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 *
Kaike Nepal 1,700 Kaike Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Asho Khyang Bangladesh 5,500 Chin, Asho Buddhism 38.29 % Complete Bible -
 Burmese Bangladesh 83,000 Burmese Buddhism ☀︎ 0.09 % Complete Bible 2
 Burmese India 17,000 Burmese Buddhism 4.56 % Complete Bible 1
 Kuki Chin Bangladesh 129,000 Chittagonian Buddhism 11.41 % New Testament -
 Chak Bangladesh 6,600 Chak Buddhism 0.35 % Translation Started 1
 Chakma Bangladesh 539,000 Chakma Buddhism 7.47 % Complete Bible -
 Chakma India 262,000 Chakma Buddhism 4.89 % Complete Bible 5
 Kuki Chin Chinbon Bangladesh 1,400 Chin, Uppu Buddhism 18.40 % Translation Started -
 Dolpa Nepal 4,800 Sherpa Buddhism 1.10 % New Testament 1
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 11,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.67 % Complete Bible -
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 3,000 Hyolmo Buddhism 1.38 % New Testament 1
 Japanese Sri Lanka 2,400 Japanese Buddhism 2.87 % Complete Bible 1
 Kachin India 44,000 Jingpho Buddhism 0.47 % Complete Bible 1
 Yehlmo Nepal 12,000 Hyolmo Buddhism 0.99 % New Testament 1
 Bumthangpa Bhutan 23,000 Bumthangkha Buddhism 0.59 % Bible Portions 1
 Khampti India 21,000 Adi Buddhism 0.89 % Complete Bible 1
 Rongkup India 92,000 Lepcha Buddhism 24.83 % New Testament -
 Rongkup Nepal 4,800 Lepcha Buddhism 3.56 % New Testament 1
 Loba Nepal 3,100 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % New Testament 1
Mon India 1,400 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.43 % New Testament 1
 Mru Bangladesh 73,000 Mru Buddhism 3.94 % New Testament 1
 Pankhu, Panko Bangladesh 5,900 Pangkhua Buddhism 3.31 % Translation Started 1
 Sherpa India 47,000 Nepali Buddhism 15.76 % Complete Bible -
 Sherpa Nepal 129,000 Sherpa Buddhism 4.22 % New Testament 3
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,717,000     511       5,880



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