Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,258,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

686

Unreached Groups

534 (77.8 %)

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 *
 Tuvan, Uriankhai Mongolia 42,000 Tuvan Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Myanmar (Burma) 43,000 Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Kachin India 44,000 Jingpho Buddhism 0.47 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherpa India 44,000 Nepali Buddhism 15.81 % Complete Bible -
 Ersu China 44,000 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Kucong China 44,000 Kucong Buddhism 2.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Taungyo Myanmar (Burma) 45,000 Taungyo Buddhism 0.60 % 0.40 % Translation Needed 1
 Yaeyama Japan 45,000 Yaeyama Buddhism 3.00 % 0.38 % Unspecified 1
 Monba, Cona China 45,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.03 % 0.02 % New Testament 1
 Thai Singapore 47,000 Thai Buddhism 2.00 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer Korea, South 47,000 Khmer Buddhism 4.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese China, Hong Kong 47,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.40 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Poland 47,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 10.00 % 1.30 % Complete Bible -
 Monpa India 48,000 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.94 % Translation Started 1
 Sogwo Arig China 49,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tibetan, Zhugqu China 49,000 Choni Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Kui Laos 49,000 Kuay Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Complete Bible 1
 Chrame China 50,000 Pumi, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Mongour China 51,000 Tu Buddhism 0.03 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Japanese Korea, South 52,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Sinhalese Qatar 52,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai United Kingdom 53,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Mangrik Pakistan 53,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Marma India 55,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Phu Thai United States 57,000 Phu Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.10 % Translation Started 1
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,258,000     534       5,943