Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,447,000

% 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 *
 Han Tai China 58,000 Lu Buddhism 0.70 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
 Lao Krang Thailand 58,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Buriat, Mongolia Mongolia 57,000 Buriat, Mongolia Buddhism 0.60 % 0.50 % New Testament 1
 Japanese Canada 57,000 Japanese Buddhism 3.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
Karen, Pwo Eastern Thailand 57,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism 35.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
 Mosuo China 57,000 Narua Buddhism 5.00 % 4.00 % Translation Needed -
 Lao Wieng Thailand 57,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.60 % 0.60 % Unspecified 1
 Phu Thai United States 56,000 Phu Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.10 % Translation Started 1
 Sinhalese Qatar 55,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Mangrik Pakistan 53,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Japanese Korea, South 52,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongour China 52,000 Tu Buddhism 0.03 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Chrame China 51,000 Pumi, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Japanese Mexico 51,000 Japanese Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Sogwo Arig China 50,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tibetan, Zhugqu China 50,000 Choni Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Kui Laos 48,000 Kuay Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese China, Hong Kong 47,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.40 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
Yaeyama Japan 47,000 Yaeyama Buddhism 3.00 % 0.38 % Unspecified 1
 Thai Singapore 46,000 Thai Buddhism 2.00 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer Korea, South 46,000 Khmer Buddhism 4.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Marma India 46,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Vietnamese Poland 45,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 10.00 % 1.30 % Complete Bible -
 Taungyo Myanmar (Burma) 45,000 Taungyo Buddhism 0.60 % 0.40 % Translation Started 1
 Ersu China 45,000 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Totals: 688 Peoples   502,447,000     539       5,893
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