Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

500,050,000

% 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 *
Amami-Oshima, Northern Japan 9,900 Amami-Oshima, Northern Buddhism 1.00 % 0.45 % Unspecified 1
 Vietnamese Denmark 9,800 Vietnamese Buddhism 10.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Sherpa Bhutan 9,700 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Japanese Vietnam 9,500 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
Karen, Yinbaw Myanmar (Burma) 9,200 Yinbaw Buddhism 32.00 % 25.00 % Unspecified -
 Vietnamese Sweden 9,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang Bhutan 9,000 Nepali Buddhism 3.59 % Complete Bible 1
 Khampti, Khamti Shan Myanmar (Burma) 8,900 Khamti Buddhism 0.10 % 0.04 % Unspecified 1
 Khmer New Zealand 8,900 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Karen, Eastern Kayah Myanmar (Burma) 8,900 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism 20.00 % 14.00 % New Testament -
 Namuyi China 8,900 Namuyi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Han Chinese, Mandarin India 8,800 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 6.43 % Complete Bible -
 Lawa, Western Thailand 8,800 Lawa, Western Buddhism 16.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Thai, Isan Laos 8,700 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Kaleun Thailand 8,700 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Wang Thailand 8,700 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Uuld Mongolia 8,700 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Pidayne Danno Sri Lanka 8,700 Sinhala Buddhism 3.51 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Switzerland 8,600 Thai Buddhism 2.00 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Zhaba China 8,600 Zhaba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,600 Naga, Lainong Buddhism 25.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
 Kyerung China 8,400 Kyerung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Thai, Isan New Zealand 8,400 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
 Singpho India 8,400 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
 Monba, Medog China 8,300 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Totals: 683 Peoples   500,050,000     534       5,824
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