Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,098,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

687

Unreached Groups

539 (78.5 %)

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 Dirang India 7,200 Tshangla Buddhism 0.77 % New Testament 1
 Gara India 700 Lohar, Lahul Buddhism 1.50 % Translation Started 1
 Jad India 2,200 Khamba Buddhism 0.59 % Translation Started 1
 Jirel Nepal 5,500 Jirel Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
 Khamiyang India 1,400 Khamyang Buddhism 1.27 % Translation Started 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 Started 1
 Mahar (Hindu traditions) India 9,583,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 192
 Monpa India 41,000 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.94 % Translation Needed 1
 Marma Bangladesh 197,000 Rakhine Buddhism 3.19 % Bible Portions 4
 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 8,500 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Man India 5,800 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 234,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.13 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang Nepal 1,489,000 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 -
 Lhomi India 1,600 Lhomi Buddhism 7.94 % New Testament -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 Lhomi Buddhism 0.88 % New Testament 1
 Khampa Tibetan India 900 Khamba Buddhism 0.90 % Translation Started 1
Totals: 687 Peoples   505,098,000     539       5,929
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