Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

500,107,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

668

Unreached Groups

523 (78.3 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
Scripture
Status
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Sinhalese Australia 112,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Badahala Sri Lanka 112,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.52 % -
 Danu Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Danu Buddhism Translation Started 2.00 % 0.50 % 2
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Tai Laing Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.30 % 2
 Bhotia India 116,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 4.90 % 2
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 118,000 Ladakhi Buddhism Complete Bible 0.35 % 2
 Vietnamese Laos 120,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 9.00 % 1.80 % -
 Vietnamese Taiwan 121,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 10.00 % 1.80 % -
 Vietnamese Thailand 122,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 9.00 % 1.80 % -
 Tibetan, Deqen China 122,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism Bible Portions 2.00 % 0.04 % 2
Deaf Cambodia 124,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 3.13 % 2
 Eurasian Japan 126,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 1.50 % 3
 Danau Myanmar (Burma) 126,000 Danau Buddhism Translation Needed 0.50 % 0.40 % 3
 Tai Lue Laos 127,000 Lu Buddhism New Testament 0.10 % 0.10 % 3
 Tai Khun Myanmar (Burma) 129,000 Khun Buddhism Bible Portions 2.30 % 1.90 % 3
 Lahu Shi China 129,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism New Testament 10.00 % 2.00 % -
 Thai Laos 141,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.60 % 0.30 % 3
 Lao Phuan Laos 145,000 Phuan Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.80 % 3
Rajaka Sri Lanka 148,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.03 % -
 Vietnamese Korea, South 151,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 8.00 % 3.00 % -
 Khampa, Northern China 152,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism Bible Portions 0.02 % 0.01 % 3
 Japanese Peru 153,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.50 % 0.50 % 3
 Palaung, Rumai Myanmar (Burma) 155,000 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism Bible Portions 0.40 % 0.20 % 3
 Karen, Kayah Myanmar (Burma) 160,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism New Testament 28.00 % 20.00 % -
 Mongolian, Northern Mongolia 160,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism New Testament 2.00 % 1.50 % 3
Totals: 668 Peoples   500,107,000     523       5,689
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