Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

500,114,000

% 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 *
 Wahumpura Sri Lanka 8,095,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.01 % Complete Bible -
 Mahar India 9,419,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 188
 Khmer Cambodia 14,442,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.20 % 1.90 % Complete Bible 289
 Thai, Isan Thailand 18,213,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.27 % New Testament 364
 Thai Thailand 20,508,000 Thai Buddhism 0.30 % 0.27 % Complete Bible 410
 Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 31,046,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.08 % Complete Bible 621
 Vietnamese Vietnam 80,390,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.40 % 1.40 % Complete Bible -
 Japanese Japan 121,301,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.20 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 2,426
Totals: 683 Peoples   500,114,000     534       5,824
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