Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,714,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

676

Unreached Groups

528 (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 *
 Mosuo China 57,000 Narua Buddhism 5.00 % 4.00 % Translation Started -
 Lao Wieng Thailand 57,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.60 % 0.60 % Unspecified 1
 Han Tai China 58,000 Lu Buddhism 0.70 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
 Lao Krang Thailand 58,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Porowakara Sri Lanka 58,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.08 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Italy 60,000 Sinhala Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
Ahinkuntaya Sri Lanka 60,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.52 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Lue Myanmar (Burma) 61,000 Lu Buddhism 0.20 % 0.06 % New Testament 1
 Thai Taiwan 64,000 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Lahu Shi Myanmar (Burma) 64,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism 10.00 % 5.00 % New Testament -
 Ergong China 64,000 Horpa Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Unspecified 1
 Tibetan, Nghari China 64,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sharchop Bhutan 65,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Khmer Thailand 65,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.60 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese Germany 66,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Miyako, Ryukyuan Japan 67,000 Miyako Buddhism 3.00 % 0.51 % Unspecified 1
 Thai Australia 68,000 Thai Buddhism 0.80 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka China 69,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.25 % 0.19 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese Czechia 70,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Khmer France 71,000 Khmer Buddhism 1.00 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Myanmar (Burma) 72,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 4.00 % 2.50 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Thailand 72,000 Sinhala Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
Deaf Laos 72,000 Laos Sign Language Buddhism 3.38 % Translation Needed 1
 So Thailand 73,000 So Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Bible Portions 1
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Myanmar (Burma) 74,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 2.00 % 1.30 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 676 Peoples   499,714,000     528       5,690
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