Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,009,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

534 (78.2 %)

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 *
Hannali Sri Lanka 331,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.85 % Complete Bible -
 Deaf Thailand 349,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism 1.10 % Bible Portions 7
Radava Sri Lanka 361,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.36 % Complete Bible -
Berava Sri Lanka 366,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.56 % Complete Bible -
Batgama Sri Lanka 375,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.48 % Complete Bible 7
 Chuanlan China 399,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 408,000 Language unknown Buddhism 8.98 % Unspecified -
 Kui Thailand 421,000 Kuay Buddhism 2.00 % 0.41 % Complete Bible 8
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Singapore 433,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 12.00 % 7.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chakma Bangladesh 434,000 Chakma Buddhism 15.13 % New Testament -
 Bai, Southern China 443,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism 2.80 % 2.80 % Bible Portions -
 Dawei, Tavoyan Myanmar (Burma) 457,000 Tavoyan Buddhism 0.10 % 0.04 % Unspecified 9
 Phu Thai Thailand 491,000 Phu Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.10 % Translation Started 10
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan China 494,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 10
 Gurung Nepal 496,000 Gurung Buddhism 5.15 % New Testament -
 Govigama Sri Lanka 553,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.90 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Teochew Singapore 595,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 10.00 % 7.07 % Complete Bible -
Durava Sri Lanka 718,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.12 % Complete Bible -
 Deaf Vietnam 730,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism 9.43 % Unspecified -
 Amdo, Hbrogpa China 750,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % New Testament 15
Gattara Sri Lanka 753,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.74 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Hakka Indonesia 764,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 29.00 % 6.00 % Complete Bible -
 Tibetan Gtsang China 766,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 15
 Tai Lue China 811,000 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.33 % New Testament 16
 Vietnamese Cambodia 825,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 3.00 % 0.17 % Complete Bible 17
Totals: 683 Peoples   502,009,000     534       5,834
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