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 *
Mon India 1,100 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 38,000 Nepali Buddhism 15.93 % 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 100,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.27 % Complete Bible 2
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 113,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhote Nepal 12,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhotia India 113,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.90 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhotia Sikkim India 83,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.44 % Unspecified 2
Bogum India 200 Bugun Buddhism 14.19 % New Testament -
 Monpa But India 300 Sartang Buddhism 1.14 % Translation Started 1
 Monpa Dirang India 7,100 Tshangla Buddhism 0.77 % New Testament 1
 Gara India 700 Lohar, Lahul Buddhism 1.50 % Translation Needed 1
 Jad India 2,200 Khamba Buddhism 0.58 % Translation Needed 1
 Jirel Nepal 5,300 Jirel Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
 Khamiyang India 1,300 Khamyang Buddhism 1.27 % Unspecified 1
 Khowa India 1,400 Bugun Buddhism 21.09 % New Testament -
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,400 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism 6.22 % Translation Needed -
 Monpa Lish India 2,200 Lish Buddhism 0.67 % Translation Needed 1
 Mahar India 9,419,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 188
Momba India 4,500 Sartang Buddhism 0.69 % Translation Started 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,734,000     529       5,820
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