Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,356,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

680

Unreached Groups

531 (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 *
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,556,000 Shan Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 91
 Tai Man, Shan China 700 Shan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Man, Shan Thailand 99,000 Shan Buddhism 0.36 % 0.36 % Complete Bible 2
Shan India 1,700 Shan Buddhism 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Manyuki Myanmar (Burma) 20,000 Shan Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherdukpen Bhutan 200 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.74 % Translation Started 1
 Dolpa Nepal 4,000 Sherpa Buddhism 1.10 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 9,900 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa China 1,200 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa Nepal 107,000 Sherpa Buddhism 4.22 % New Testament 2
 Sherpa United States 5,000 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,500 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Shixing China 3,600 Shuhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,200 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 84,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.44 % Unspecified 2
 Bhotia Tibetan India 3,400 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism 16.04 % Translation Needed -
 Singpho India 8,600 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
Tai Taroi India 2,100 Singpho Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sinhalese Australia 115,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 2
 Sinhalese Brunei 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism 8.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Canada 20,000 Sinhala Buddhism 2.80 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Sinhalese Cyprus 7,700 Sinhala Buddhism 6.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Denmark 7,900 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 680 Peoples   505,356,000     531       5,918
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