Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,776,000

% 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 *
 Loba Nepal 2,500 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % Bible Portions 1
Mon India 1,200 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.43 % Complete Bible 1
 Mru Bangladesh 32,000 Mru Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
 Pankhu, Panko Bangladesh 3,900 Pangkhua Buddhism 4.49 % Translation Needed 1
 Sherpa India 39,000 Nepali Buddhism 16.05 % Complete Bible -
 Sherpa Nepal 103,000 Sherpa Buddhism 4.24 % New Testament 2
 Tangchanghya Bangladesh 36,000 Tangchangya Buddhism 23.66 % Translation Needed -
 Gurung Bhutan 10,000 Nepali Buddhism 2.08 % Complete Bible 1
 Gurung Nepal 487,000 Gurung Buddhism 5.15 % New Testament -
 Tibetan India 106,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.26 % Complete Bible 2
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 118,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhote Nepal 12,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhotia India 116,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.90 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 85,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.45 % Unspecified 2
Bogum India 200 Bugun Buddhism 13.92 % New Testament -
 Monpa But India 300 Sartang Buddhism 1.16 % Translation Started 1
 Monpa Dirang India 7,300 Tshangla Buddhism 0.77 % Bible Portions 1
 Gara India 800 Lohar, Lahul Buddhism 1.50 % Translation Needed 1
 Jad India 2,300 Khamba Buddhism 0.58 % Translation Needed 1
 Jirel Nepal 5,400 Jirel Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
 Khamiyang India 1,400 Khamyang Buddhism 1.27 % Unspecified 1
 Khowa India 1,500 Bugun Buddhism 21.09 % New Testament -
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,400 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism 6.22 % Translation Needed -
 Monpa Lish India 2,300 Lish Buddhism 0.67 % Translation Needed 1
Momba India 4,600 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.69 % Translation Needed 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,776,000     529       5,691
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