Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,315,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

686

Unreached Groups

533 (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 *
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,900 Hyolmo Buddhism 1.38 % New Testament 1
 Rongkup Bhutan 3,000 Lepcha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 3,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Russia 3,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Nupbi Bhutan 3,000 Nupbikha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Thai United Arab Emirates 3,100 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese Ukraine 3,100 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Loba Nepal 3,100 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % Bible Portions 1
Oki-No-Erabu Japan 3,100 Oki-No-Erabu Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
 Wutun China 3,100 Wutunhua Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Chinese, general Turkmenistan 3,100 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 3.30 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Changpa India 3,200 Changthang Buddhism 0.19 % Translation Started 1
 Lahuli, Tinan China 3,200 Tinani Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Olot China 3,200 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Thai Cambodia 3,300 Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.15 % Complete Bible 1
 Naxi, Northern China 3,300 Naxi Buddhism 4.00 % 0.20 % New Testament 1
 Tai Kaleun Laos 3,400 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 7.00 % 5.41 % New Testament -
 Lhokpu Bhutan 3,400 Lhokpu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Dowaniya India 3,400 Assamese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Belgium 3,500 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Ukraine 3,500 Thai Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Layakha Bhutan 3,500 Layakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Vietnamese Austria 3,600 Vietnamese Buddhism 12.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible -
 Newah Bhutan 3,600 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Samtao Laos 3,600 Samtao Buddhism 0.17 % 0.17 % Translation Started 1
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,315,000     533       5,942