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 *
Deaf Laos 74,000 Laos Sign Language Buddhism 3.38 % Translation Needed 1
Deaf Mongolia 17,000 Mongolian Sign Language Buddhism 1.72 % Unspecified 1
Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism 16.04 % Translation Needed -
 Deaf Thailand 350,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism 1.10 % Bible Portions 7
 Deaf Vietnam 736,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism 9.43 % Unspecified -
 Beda India 600 Ladakhi Buddhism 1.08 % Complete Bible 1
 Beda Pakistan 300 Balti Buddhism 2.70 % Bible Portions 1
 Monpa Tawang India 7,200 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.39 % Translation Needed 1
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 1,900 Thakali Buddhism 1.79 % Translation Needed 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 500 Thakali Buddhism 1.06 % Translation Needed 1
Shan India 1,700 Shan Buddhism 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism 4.01 % New Testament 1
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.40 % New Testament -
Kagate India 1,800 Syuba Buddhism 3.35 % Bible Portions 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
Ahinkuntaya Sri Lanka 61,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.52 % Complete Bible -
Badahala Sri Lanka 114,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
 Batgama Sri Lanka 380,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.48 % Complete Bible 8
Berava Sri Lanka 372,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.56 % Complete Bible -
Bintanna Sri Lanka 6,800 Sinhala Buddhism 5.05 % Complete Bible -
Bodhivansha Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.02 % Complete Bible -
Couratto Sri Lanka 7,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.72 % Complete Bible 1
Demala Gattara Sri Lanka 8,100 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 38,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.50 % Complete Bible -
Durava Sri Lanka 729,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.12 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 680 Peoples   505,391,000     532       5,920
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