Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,391,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

680

Unreached Groups

532 (78.2 %)

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 Kalaktang India 1,400 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism 6.22 % Translation Needed -
 Monpa Lish India 2,300 Lish Buddhism 0.67 % Translation Started 1
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) India 9,548,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 191
 Monpa India 40,000 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.94 % Translation Needed 1
 Marma Bangladesh 230,000 Marma Buddhism 8.92 % Bible Portions -
 Marma India 47,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Changpa India 2,700 Changthang Buddhism 0.19 % Translation Started 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.74 % Translation Started 1
 Singpho India 8,600 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Man India 5,900 Phake Buddhism 21.91 % Translation Started -
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 1.97 % New Testament 1
 Tamang Bhutan 9,200 Nepali Buddhism 3.59 % Complete Bible 1
 Tamang India 233,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.13 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang Nepal 1,490,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.60 % New Testament -
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,300 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism 20.84 % Complete Bible -
 Charumba India 1,000 Zakhring Buddhism 7.75 % Unspecified -
 Khampa Tibetan India 900 Khamba Buddhism 0.90 % Translation Started 1
 Lhomi India 1,600 Lhomi Buddhism 7.94 % New Testament -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 Lhomi Buddhism 0.88 % New Testament 1
 Momba India 4,500 Sartang Buddhism 0.69 % Translation Started 1
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 411,000 Myanmar Sign Language Buddhism 8.98 % Bible Portions -
Deaf Bhutan 5,800 Language unknown Buddhism 2.11 % Unspecified 1
Deaf Cambodia 127,000 Cambodian Sign Language Buddhism 3.13 % Bible Portions 3
Deaf Sri Lanka 107,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism 8.38 % Bible Portions -
 Deaf Japan 252,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism 1.54 % Bible Portions 5
Totals: 680 Peoples   505,391,000     532       5,920
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