Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,239,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

686

Unreached Groups

534 (77.8 %)

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 *
 Jiarong, Shangzhai China 5,200 sTodsde Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Khmer, Northern Cambodia 5,200 Khmer, Northern Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherpa United States 5,100 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Doi Myanmar (Burma) 5,100 Tai Loi Buddhism 5.00 % 1.00 % Translation Started 1
 Tibetan Belgium 5,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Kiorr Laos 4,900 Kiorr Buddhism 1.00 % 0.60 % Translation Needed 1
 Toku-No-Shima Japan 4,900 Toku-No-Shima Buddhism 2.00 % 0.55 % Unspecified 1
 Kunigami Japan 4,800 Kunigami Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Unspecified 1
 Dolpa Nepal 4,700 Sherpa Buddhism 1.10 % New Testament 1
 Japanese Belgium 4,700 Japanese Buddhism 2.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Philippines 4,700 Japanese Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Rongkup Nepal 4,700 Lepcha Buddhism 3.56 % New Testament 1
 Sinhalese Malaysia 4,600 Sinhala Buddhism 2.00 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Lue United States 4,600 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tibetan Bhutan 4,500 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,500 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 10.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
 Dakpa Bhutan 4,400 Dakpakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Burmese Canada 4,300 Burmese Buddhism 0.11 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai, Southern Malaysia 4,300 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tuvan China 4,300 Tuvan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Aiton India 4,300 Aiton Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Thai, Tak Bai Malaysia 4,300 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tai He Laos 4,200 Language unknown Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Unspecified 1
 Sherdukpen India 4,200 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.74 % Translation Started 1
 Yonzhi China 4,200 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,239,000     534       5,942