Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

504,878,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

531 (77.7 %)

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 *
 Burmese India 17,000 Burmese Buddhism 4.57 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Korea, South 23,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Laos 5,200 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sino-Burmese China, Macau 20,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Malaysia 30,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.17 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese New Zealand 2,300 Burmese Buddhism 0.60 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese United States 196,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 4
Sino-Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 17,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
Yaw Myanmar (Burma) 22,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Deaf Cambodia 129,000 Cambodian Sign Language Buddhism 3.13 % Bible Portions 3
 Chak Bangladesh 6,400 Chak Buddhism 0.35 % Translation Started 1
 Chak, Thet Myanmar (Burma) 1,900 Chak Buddhism 0.32 % 0.32 % Translation Started 1
 Chakma Bangladesh 518,000 Chakma Buddhism 7.47 % New Testament -
 Chakma, Daingnet Myanmar (Burma) 29,000 Chakma Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Chakma India 258,000 Chakma Buddhism 4.88 % New Testament 5
 Chali Bhutan 1,800 Chalikha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Changpa India 3,200 Changthang Buddhism 0.19 % Translation Started 1
Chepya Laos 2,500 Chepya Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Asho Khyang Bangladesh 5,300 Chin, Asho Buddhism 38.29 % Complete Bible -
 Chin, Asho Myanmar (Burma) 171,000 Chin, Asho Buddhism 15.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
Kuki Chin Asho Bangladesh 1,700 Chin, Asho Buddhism 3.40 % Complete Bible 1
Chin, Ekai Myanmar (Burma) 6,200 Chin, Ekai Buddhism 3.00 % 3.00 % Translation Started -
Kuki Chin Lai Bangladesh 1,700 Chin, Hakha Buddhism 13.14 % Complete Bible -
Kuki Chin Yindi Bangladesh 2,400 Chin, Khumi Buddhism 11.09 % Complete Bible -
 Chin, Laitu Myanmar (Burma) 18,000 Chin, Laitu Buddhism 25.00 % 3.00 % Translation Needed -
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970