Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

498,283,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

667

Unreached Groups

523 (78.4 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
Scripture
Status
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Mongol, Khalka Russia 3,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.20 % 1
 Mongol, Khalka United States 15,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.20 % 1
 Pa-O Thailand 800 Pa'o Buddhism New Testament 25.00 % 1.00 % -
 Thai, Central Spain 1,400 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Bru, Eastern Thailand 25,000 Bru, Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Japanese American Samoa 1,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Khmer Belgium 500 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 7.00 % 1.00 % -
 Vietnamese Spain 500 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 8.00 % 1.00 % -
 Kunigami Japan 4,900 Kunigami Buddhism Unspecified 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Sinhalese Brunei 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 8.00 % 1.00 % -
 Sinhalese China, Hong Kong 800 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Sinhalese Italy 59,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Sinhalese Thailand 71,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Lao Phuan Cambodia 2,300 Phuan Buddhism Translation Needed 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
 So Laos 83,000 So Buddhism Bible Portions 1.40 % 1.00 % 2
 Tai Doi Myanmar (Burma) 5,100 Tai Loi Buddhism Translation Started 5.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Yugur, Enger China 6,000 Yugur, East Buddhism Unspecified 1.20 % 1.00 % 1
 Khuen Laos 12,000 Khuen Buddhism Translation Needed 1.50 % 1.00 % 1
Bih Vietnam 500 Rade Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Lao Myanmar (Burma) 25,000 Lao Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.90 % 1
Lao Song Thailand 36,000 Thai Song Buddhism Bible Portions 1.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Kui Laos 46,000 Kuay Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Buriat, Chinese China 168,000 Buriat, China Buddhism Unspecified 1.00 % 0.90 % 3
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,517,000 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.90 % 0.82 % 90
 Mon Myanmar (Burma) 1,141,000 Mon Buddhism Complete Bible 0.90 % 0.82 % 23
Totals: 667 Peoples   498,283,000     523       5,717
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