Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,725,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

674

Unreached Groups

528 (78.3 %)

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 *
Salagama Sri Lanka 308,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 12.16 % -
Sinhalese Sri Lanka 182,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.81 % -
Tondagattan Sri Lanka 1,500 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Vellidura Sri Lanka 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Wahumpura Sri Lanka 8,095,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 7.01 % -
Yamannu Sri Lanka 76,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.68 % 2
 So Laos 84,000 So Buddhism Bible Portions 1.40 % 1.00 % 2
 So Thailand 73,000 So Buddhism Bible Portions 1.00 % 0.50 % 1
Deaf Sri Lanka 107,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism Translation Started 8.38 % -
 Jiarong, Shangzhai China 5,200 sTodsde Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kagate Bhutan 200 Syuba Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Kagate India 1,800 Syuba Buddhism Bible Portions 3.35 % 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism Bible Portions 0.78 % 1
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Tai Laing Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.30 % 2
 Tai Doi Myanmar (Burma) 5,100 Tai Loi Buddhism Translation Started 5.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Tai Doi Laos 300 Tai Loi Buddhism Translation Started 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Myanmar (Burma) 99,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.50 % 0.35 % 2
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan China 492,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 0.17 % 10
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Laos 14,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Vietnam 107,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 0.17 % 2
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 1.97 % 1
 Tamang Nepal 1,438,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 6.62 % -
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism New Testament 4.01 % 1
 Tangchanghya Bangladesh 36,000 Tangchangya Buddhism Translation Needed 23.66 % -
 Taungyo Myanmar (Burma) 45,000 Taungyo Buddhism Translation Needed 0.60 % 0.40 % 1
Totals: 674 Peoples   499,725,000     528       5,692
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