Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

495,820,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

667

Unreached Groups

524 (78.6 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
Scripture
Status
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Bai, Southern China 436,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 2.80 % 2.80 % -
 Kui Thailand 417,000 Kuay Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.41 % 8
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 404,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 8.98 % -
 Chuanlan China 393,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 7.50 % 6.80 % -
Batgama Sri Lanka 367,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 1.48 % 7
Berava Sri Lanka 358,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.56 % -
Radava Sri Lanka 353,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.36 % -
 Deaf Thailand 346,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism Bible Portions 1.10 % 7
 Vietnamese France 325,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 9.00 % 1.80 % -
Hannali Sri Lanka 324,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.85 % -
 Burmese Bangladesh 317,000 Burmese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.62 % 6
 Chinese, general Brazil 311,000 Portuguese Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 4.00 % -
Salagama Sri Lanka 302,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 12.16 % -
 Palaung, Pale Myanmar (Burma) 289,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism New Testament 0.10 % 0.06 % 6
 Kampuchea Krom Cambodia 272,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 1.20 % 0.60 % 5
 Khampa, Western China 265,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism Bible Portions 0.01 % 0.01 % 5
 Tu China 257,000 Tu Buddhism Bible Portions 0.01 % 0.01 % 5
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongul Mongolia 255,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 3.00 % 1.80 % 5
Deaf Japan 254,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism Bible Portions 1.54 % 5
 Khmer, Cambodian United States 251,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.60 % 5
 Phu Thai Vietnam 247,000 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 4.50 % 2.50 % -
Pannikki Sri Lanka 236,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.62 % -
Hinna Sri Lanka 235,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.70 % -
 Tamang India 231,000 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 6.21 % -
 Drukpa Bhutan 228,000 Dzongkha Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 5
Totals: 667 Peoples   495,820,000     524       5,705
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