Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,717,000

% of World Population

6.2 %

People Groups

666

Unreached Groups

511 (76.7 %)

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 *
Demala Gattara Sri Lanka 8,300 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
 Thai New Zealand 8,400 Thai Buddhism 3.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Hainanese Thailand 8,400 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 6.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Kyerung China 8,400 Kyerung Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Rigzong India 8,400 Ladakhi Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Zhaba China 8,500 Zhaba Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Lawa, Eastern Thailand 8,500 Lawa, Eastern Buddhism 0.24 % 0.24 % Bible Portions 1
 Monpa Tawang India 8,500 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.39 % Unspecified 1
 Monpa Dirang India 8,600 Tshangla Buddhism 0.77 % New Testament 1
 Namuyi China 8,800 Namuyi Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Thai Switzerland 8,900 Thai Buddhism 2.00 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Khamti, Khamti Shan Myanmar (Burma) 9,000 Khamti Buddhism 1.00 % 1.00 % New Testament 1
 Karen, Kayah Eastern Myanmar (Burma) 9,000 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism 20.00 % 14.00 % New Testament -
 Tai Kaleun Thailand 9,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Lawa, Western Thailand 9,100 Lawa, Western Buddhism 16.00 % 14.00 % Complete Bible -
Pidayne Danno Sri Lanka 9,100 Sinhala Buddhism 3.51 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai, Isan New Zealand 9,200 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
 Han Chinese, Hakka Australia 9,300 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 12.00 % 12.00 % Complete Bible -
 Thai, Isan Laos 9,400 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Karen, Yinbaw Myanmar (Burma) 9,400 Yinbaw Buddhism 32.00 % 25.00 % Unspecified -
 Tamang Bhutan 9,400 Nepali Buddhism 3.59 % Complete Bible 1
 Amami-Oshima, Northern Japan 9,500 Amami-Oshima, Northern Buddhism 1.00 % 0.45 % Unspecified 1
 Thai Japan 9,600 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese Sweden 9,600 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Japanese Vietnam 9,800 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,717,000     511       5,880



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