Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,734,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

529 (78.1 %)

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 *
Muak Sa-aak China 1,000 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Handi Sri Lanka 1,700 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Hanomoreyo Sri Lanka 5,300 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Konta Durayi Sri Lanka 1,900 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Radayo Sri Lanka 1,700 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Tondagattan Sri Lanka 1,500 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Vellidura Sri Lanka 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Mok Myanmar (Burma) 4,000 Mok Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Tai Darai India 500 Khamyang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Burmese Bangladesh 310,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.62 % Complete Bible 6
 Burmese India 15,000 Burmese Buddhism 4.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Chak Bangladesh 3,000 Chak Buddhism 0.73 % Unspecified 1
 Chakma Bangladesh 430,000 Chakma Buddhism 15.13 % New Testament -
Chakma India 215,000 Chakma Buddhism 4.85 % New Testament 4
 Dolpa Nepal 3,800 Sherpa Buddhism 1.10 % New Testament 1
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 8,800 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.43 % Complete Bible -
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,400 Hyolmo Buddhism 1.38 % New Testament 1
 Japanese Sri Lanka 2,300 Japanese Buddhism 2.87 % Complete Bible 1
 Kachin India 36,000 Jingpho Buddhism 0.47 % Complete Bible 1
 Yehlmo Nepal 9,900 Hyolmo Buddhism 0.99 % New Testament 1
 Bumthangpa Bhutan 22,000 Bumthangkha Buddhism 0.59 % Bible Portions 1
 Khampti India 17,000 Adi Buddhism 0.89 % Complete Bible 1
 Rongkup India 74,000 Lepcha Buddhism 25.68 % New Testament -
 Rongkup Nepal 3,800 Lepcha Buddhism 3.56 % New Testament 1
 Loba Nepal 2,500 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % Bible Portions 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,734,000     529       5,820
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