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 *
 Kui Thailand 420,000 Kuay Buddhism 2.00 % 0.41 % Complete Bible 8
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 405,000 Language unknown Buddhism 8.98 % Unspecified -
 Chuanlan China 398,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
Batgama Sri Lanka 373,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.48 % Complete Bible 7
Berava Sri Lanka 365,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.56 % Complete Bible -
Radava Sri Lanka 359,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.36 % Complete Bible -
 Deaf Thailand 348,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism 1.10 % Bible Portions 7
Hannali Sri Lanka 329,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.85 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese France 324,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Brazil 311,000 Portuguese Buddhism 30.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
 Burmese Bangladesh 310,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.62 % Complete Bible 6
Salagama Sri Lanka 308,000 Sinhala Buddhism 12.16 % Complete Bible -
 Palaung, Pale Myanmar (Burma) 291,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.10 % 0.06 % New Testament 6
 Kampuchea Krom Cambodia 276,000 Khmer Buddhism 1.20 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 6
 Khampa, Western China 269,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 5
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongol Mongolia 264,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % New Testament 5
 Tu China 261,000 Tu Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 5
Deaf Japan 254,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism 1.54 % Bible Portions 5
 Khmer, Cambodian United States 253,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.60 % Complete Bible 5
 Phu Thai Vietnam 247,000 Phu Thai Buddhism 4.50 % 2.50 % Translation Started -
Pannikki Sri Lanka 240,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.62 % Complete Bible -
Hinna Sri Lanka 239,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.70 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang India 233,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.21 % Complete Bible -
 Palaung, Shwe Myanmar (Burma) 231,000 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism 0.20 % 0.12 % Translation Started 5
 Vietnamese Australia 224,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 22.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,776,000     529       5,691
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