Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,776,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

529 (78.1 %)

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 *
 Khmer China 1,100 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Sinhalese New Zealand 1,100 Sinhala Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 Lhomi Buddhism 0.89 % New Testament 1
 Mongol, Khalka Taiwan 1,100 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Chinese, general Cyprus 1,100 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 12.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,100 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 7.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Japanese American Samoa 1,000 Japanese Buddhism 5.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese Italy 1,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 7.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongol United States 1,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tibetan Sweden 1,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Monpa Kalaktang Bhutan 1,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Charumba India 1,000 Zakhring Buddhism 5.47 % Unspecified -
Muak Sa-aak China 1,000 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Japanese Northern Mariana Islands 900 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Russia 900 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat Uzbekistan 900 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Yoron Japan 900 Yoron Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) Pakistan 900 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Khas Bhutan 900 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Khampa Tibetan India 900 Khamba Buddhism 0.92 % Translation Needed 1
 Tibetan Gtsang Bhutan 900 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Chinese, general Kyrgyzstan 900 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 4.43 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Asho Khyang India 800 Chin, Asho Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Pa-O Thailand 800 Pa'o Buddhism 25.00 % 1.00 % New Testament -
 Thai China, Macau 800 Thai Buddhism 1.70 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,776,000     529       5,691
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