Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,734,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

529 (78.1 %)

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 *
 Japanese Vietnam 9,500 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 9,700 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Vietnamese Denmark 9,800 Vietnamese Buddhism 10.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Yehlmo Nepal 9,900 Hyolmo Buddhism 0.99 % New Testament 1
Amami-Oshima, Northern Japan 9,900 Amami-Oshima, Northern Buddhism 1.00 % 0.45 % Unspecified 1
 Thai France 10,000 Thai Buddhism 0.30 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Japan 10,000 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Gurung Bhutan 10,000 Nepali Buddhism 2.08 % Complete Bible 1
 Chinese, general Belgium 10,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 12.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Lap, Lakha Bhutan 10,000 Lakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Kanan Myanmar (Burma) 10,000 Kanan Buddhism 5.00 % 3.00 % Translation Needed -
 Thai China, Hong Kong 11,000 Thai Buddhism 1.40 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer United Kingdom 11,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.20 % 1.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Karen, Lahta Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Zayein Buddhism 18.00 % 9.00 % Translation Needed -
 De'ang, Pale China 11,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.12 % 0.12 % New Testament 1
 Samtao Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Samtao Buddhism 7.00 % 5.40 % Translation Started -
Karen, Yintale Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Yintale Buddhism 0.01 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Barua Bangladesh 11,000 Chittagonian Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Queyu China 11,000 Queyu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Thai, Khorat Thailand 11,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
Gahala Sri Lanka 11,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.78 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Denmark 12,000 Thai Buddhism 2.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Lao Australia 12,000 Lao Buddhism 3.50 % 1.90 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhote Nepal 12,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Drukpa India 12,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,734,000     529       5,820
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