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 *
 Singpho India 8,600 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
 Thai Switzerland 8,700 Thai Buddhism 2.00 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,700 Naga, Lainong Buddhism 25.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
 Tai Kaleun Thailand 8,800 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Wang Thailand 8,800 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Lawa, Western Thailand 8,900 Lawa, Western Buddhism 16.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Namuyi China 8,900 Namuyi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Pidayne Danno Sri Lanka 8,900 Sinhala Buddhism 3.51 % Complete Bible 1
 Khampti, Khamti Shan Myanmar (Burma) 9,000 Khamti Buddhism 0.10 % 0.04 % Unspecified 1
 Karen, Kayah Eastern Myanmar (Burma) 9,000 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism 20.00 % 14.00 % New Testament -
 Thai, Isan Laos 9,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 9,100 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.64 % Complete Bible -
 Khmer New Zealand 9,100 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese Sweden 9,100 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang Bhutan 9,200 Nepali Buddhism 3.59 % Complete Bible 1
Karen, Yinbaw Myanmar (Burma) 9,400 Yinbaw Buddhism 32.00 % 25.00 % Unspecified -
 Japanese Vietnam 9,600 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan Canada 9,600 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Amami-Oshima, Northern Japan 9,700 Amami-Oshima, Northern Buddhism 1.00 % 0.45 % Unspecified 1
 Gurung Ghaleg Bhutan 9,700 Nepali Buddhism 3.87 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Japan 9,800 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 9,900 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Thai France 10,000 Thai Buddhism 0.30 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai China, Hong Kong 10,000 Thai Buddhism 1.40 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese China, Hong Kong 10,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 680 Peoples   505,391,000     532       5,920
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