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 *
 Deaf Thailand 346,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism Bible Portions 1.10 % 7
Lao Song Thailand 36,000 Thai Song Buddhism Bible Portions 1.00 % 0.90 % 1
 Thai, Isan Iceland 500 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 2.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Thai, Isan Laos 8,500 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Isan Norway 18,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.80 % 0.10 % 1
 Thai, Isan New Zealand 8,300 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.80 % 0.10 % 1
 Thai, Isan Thailand 18,097,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.40 % 0.27 % 362
 Thai, Isan United States 84,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 2.00 % 0.10 % 2
 Tai Kaleun Laos 3,100 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Kaleun Thailand 8,700 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Northern Laos 36,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Northern Thailand 7,296,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism New Testament 0.40 % 0.27 % 146
 Tai Wang Thailand 8,700 Thai, Northern Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Southern Malaysia 4,100 Thai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Southern Thailand 5,054,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 0.90 % 0.25 % 101
 Thai, Tak Bai Malaysia 4,100 Thai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thai, Tak Bai Thailand 22,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thakali Chimtan Nepal Unknown Thakali Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 1,900 Thakali Buddhism Translation Needed 1.79 % 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 500 Thakali Buddhism Translation Needed 1.06 % 1
 Thami China 600 Thangmi Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Amdo, Hbrogpa China 738,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism Bible Portions 0.05 % 0.05 % 15
 Amdo, Rongba China 161,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism Bible Portions 0.01 % 0.01 % 3
 Amdo, Rongmahbrogpa China 185,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism Bible Portions 0.05 % 0.05 % 4
 Amdo, Rtahu China 100,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
Totals: 667 Peoples   495,820,000     524       5,705
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