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 *
 Monpa India 40,000 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.94 % Translation Needed 1
 Marma Bangladesh 193,000 Rakhine Buddhism 3.19 % Bible Portions 4
 Marma India 46,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Changpa India 2,600 Changthang Buddhism 0.19 % Translation Needed 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.74 % Translation Needed 1
 Singpho India 8,400 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Man India 5,800 Phake Buddhism 21.82 % Translation Needed -
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 1.97 % New Testament 1
 Tamang Bhutan 9,000 Nepali Buddhism 3.59 % Complete Bible 1
 Tamang India 228,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.19 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang Nepal 1,436,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.62 % New Testament -
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,300 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism 20.84 % Complete Bible -
 Charumba India 900 Zakhring Buddhism 5.70 % Unspecified -
 Khampa Tibetan India 900 Khamba Buddhism 0.90 % Translation Needed 1
 Lhomi India 1,600 Lhomi Buddhism 7.94 % New Testament -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 Lhomi Buddhism 0.89 % New Testament 1
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 405,000 Language unknown Buddhism 8.98 % Unspecified -
Deaf Bhutan 5,700 Language unknown Buddhism 2.11 % Unspecified 1
Deaf Cambodia 124,000 Language unknown Buddhism 3.13 % Unspecified 2
Deaf Sri Lanka 107,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism 8.38 % Unspecified -
Deaf Japan 254,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism 1.54 % Bible Portions 5
Deaf Laos 72,000 Laos Sign Language Buddhism 3.38 % Translation Needed 1
Deaf Mongolia 16,000 Mongolian Sign Language Buddhism 1.72 % Unspecified 1
Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism 16.04 % Translation Needed -
 Deaf Thailand 348,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism 1.10 % Bible Portions 7
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,734,000     529       5,820
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