Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,589,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

688

Unreached Groups

539 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Japanese Guam 2,700 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese New Caledonia 2,700 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Maldives 2,700 Sinhala Buddhism 1.00 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 1
 Changpa India 2,700 Changthang Buddhism 0.19 % Translation Needed 1
 Loba Nepal 2,600 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % Bible Portions 1
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 2,500 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Czechia 2,500 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
Chepya Laos 2,500 Chepya Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Okinawan, Ryukyuan Bolivia 2,400 Okinawan, Central Buddhism 1.50 % 0.10 % Bible Portions 1
 Gongduk Bhutan 2,400 Gongduk Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,400 Hyolmo Buddhism 1.38 % New Testament 1
 Vietnamese Netherlands 2,400 Vietnamese Buddhism 10.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Manyak China 2,400 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Burmese New Zealand 2,300 Burmese Buddhism 0.60 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Sri Lanka 2,300 Japanese Buddhism 2.87 % Complete Bible 1
 Lao Phuan Cambodia 2,300 Phuan Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,300 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism 20.84 % Complete Bible -
 Loba Bhutan 2,200 Lhowa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Lahu Shi United States 2,200 Lahu Shi Buddhism 20.00 % 0.50 % New Testament -
 Jad India 2,200 Khamba Buddhism 0.59 % Translation Needed 1
 Monpa Lish India 2,200 Lish Buddhism 0.67 % Translation Needed 1
 Bunan China 2,200 Gahri Buddhism 0.20 % 0.20 % Bible Portions 1
 Tai Gapong Thailand 2,200 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Tsum Nepal 2,200 Tsum Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Bodh (Gahri) India 2,200 Gahri Buddhism 0.18 % Bible Portions 1
Totals: 688 Peoples   501,589,000     539       5,880
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