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 *
Karen, Pwo Eastern Thailand 56,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism Complete Bible 35.00 % 4.00 % -
 Mosuo China 56,000 Narua Buddhism Translation Started 5.00 % 4.00 % -
 Phu Thai United States 55,000 Phu Thai Buddhism Translation Started 1.00 % 0.10 % 1
 Mangrik Pakistan 54,000 Balti Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Japanese Korea, South 52,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 1.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Japanese Mexico 52,000 Japanese Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Sinhalese Qatar 52,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 1.20 % 1
 Mongour China 51,000 Tu Buddhism Bible Portions 0.03 % 0.00 % 1
 Chrame China 50,000 Pumi, Northern Buddhism Translation Started 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Buriat, Mongolia Mongolia 49,000 Buriat, Mongolia Buddhism New Testament 2.50 % 1.90 % 1
 Sogwo Arig China 49,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan, Zhugqu China 49,000 Choni Buddhism Translation Started 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Yaeyama Japan 48,000 Yaeyama Buddhism Unspecified 3.00 % 0.38 % 1
 Vietnamese China, Hong Kong 47,000 Vietnamese Buddhism Complete Bible 9.40 % 1.20 % -
 Thai, Central Singapore 46,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Khmer Korea, South 46,000 Khmer Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Marma India 46,000 Rakhine Buddhism Bible Portions 0.39 % 1
 Kui Laos 46,000 Kuay Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Taungyo, Dawe Myanmar (Burma) 45,000 Taungyo Buddhism Translation Needed 0.60 % 0.40 % 1
 Monba, Cona China 44,000 Tshangla Buddhism Bible Portions 0.03 % 0.02 % 1
 Kucong China 44,000 Kucong Buddhism Translation Needed 2.00 % 1.24 % 1
 Ersu China 44,000 Ersu Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Central Myanmar (Burma) 43,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 0.60 % 0.40 % 1
 Tai Khang China 42,000 Kang Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.30 % 1
 Sinhalese United States 41,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 1.20 % 1
Totals: 667 Peoples   495,820,000     524       5,705
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