Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,776,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

529 (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 *
Radayo Sri Lanka 1,700 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Rajaka Sri Lanka 148,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.03 % Complete Bible -
Salagama Sri Lanka 308,000 Sinhala Buddhism 12.16 % Complete Bible -
Sinhalese Sri Lanka 182,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.81 % Complete Bible -
Tondagattan Sri Lanka 1,500 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Vellidura Sri Lanka 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Wahumpura Sri Lanka 8,095,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.01 % Complete Bible -
Yamannu Sri Lanka 76,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.68 % Complete Bible 2
 So Laos 84,000 So Buddhism 1.40 % 1.00 % Bible Portions 2
 So Thailand 73,000 So Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Bible Portions 1
Deaf Sri Lanka 107,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism 8.38 % Unspecified -
 Jiarong, Shangzhai China 5,200 sTodsde Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Kagate Bhutan 200 Syuba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Kagate India 1,800 Syuba Buddhism 3.35 % Bible Portions 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Tai Laing Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Translation Needed 2
 Tai Doi Myanmar (Burma) 5,100 Tai Loi Buddhism 5.00 % 1.00 % Translation Started 1
 Tai Doi Laos 300 Tai Loi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Myanmar (Burma) 102,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.50 % 0.35 % Bible Portions 2
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan China 492,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 10
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Laos 14,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Vietnam 107,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 2
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 1.97 % New Testament 1
 Tamang Nepal 1,438,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.62 % New Testament -
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism 4.01 % New Testament 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,776,000     529       5,691
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