Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

504,878,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

531 (77.7 %)

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 *
 Deaf Thailand 350,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism 1.10 % Bible Portions 7
Radava Sri Lanka 369,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.36 % Complete Bible -
Berava Sri Lanka 375,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.56 % Complete Bible -
 Batgama Sri Lanka 384,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.48 % Complete Bible 8
 Chuanlan China 402,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 414,000 Myanmar Sign Language Buddhism 8.98 % Bible Portions -
 Kui Thailand 422,000 Kuay Buddhism 2.00 % 0.41 % Complete Bible 8
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Singapore 440,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 12.00 % 7.00 % Complete Bible -
 Dawei, Tavoyan Myanmar (Burma) 464,000 Tavoyan Buddhism 0.10 % 0.04 % Unspecified 9
 Phu Thai Thailand 493,000 Phu Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.10 % Translation Started 10
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan China 497,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 10
 Chakma Bangladesh 518,000 Chakma Buddhism 7.47 % New Testament -
 Govigama Sri Lanka 566,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.90 % Complete Bible -
 Gurung Ghaleg Nepal 597,000 Gurung Buddhism 5.00 % New Testament -
 Han Chinese, Teochew Singapore 605,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 10.00 % 7.07 % Complete Bible -
 Bai, Southern China 682,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism 0.13 % 0.13 % Bible Portions 14
Durava Sri Lanka 736,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.12 % Complete Bible -
 Deaf Vietnam 742,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism 9.43 % Bible Portions -
 Amdo, Hbrogpa China 755,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % New Testament 15
 Tibetan Gtsang China 771,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 15
Gattara Sri Lanka 772,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.74 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Indonesia 780,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 29.00 % 6.00 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Lue China 817,000 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.33 % New Testament 16
 Vietnamese Cambodia 837,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 3.00 % 0.17 % Complete Bible 17
 Japanese United States 849,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 17
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970