Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,407,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

530 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Han Chinese, Min Bei Thailand 14,000 Chinese, Min Bei Buddhism 5.00 % 2.00 % New Testament 1
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Myanmar (Burma) 73,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 4.00 % 2.50 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Singapore 1,193,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 10.00 % 9.43 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Thailand 1,504,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 4.00 % 2.66 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Teochew Singapore 600,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 10.00 % 7.07 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Hainanese Thailand 8,200 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 6.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Myanmar (Burma) 75,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 2.00 % 1.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Singapore 437,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 12.00 % 7.00 % Complete Bible -
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Thailand 40,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 5.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Matpa Bhutan 20,000 Chocangacakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Chong Cambodia 1,600 Chong Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Unspecified 1
 Chong Thailand 2,000 Chong Buddhism 0.80 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Choni China 172,000 Choni Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % Unspecified 3
 Tibetan, Zhugqu China 50,000 Choni Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Dakpa Bhutan 4,500 Dakpakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Danau Myanmar (Burma) 128,000 Danau Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Translation Needed 3
 Danu Myanmar (Burma) 116,000 Danu Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 2
 Dzala Bhutan 17,000 Dzalakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Drukpa Bhutan 218,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 4
 Drukpa, Dzongkha Denmark 600 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Drukpa India 12,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Ngalong Bhutan 89,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 2
 Chinese, general Anguilla 300 English Buddhism 30.00 % 5.00 % Complete Bible -
 Ersu China 45,000 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Luzu China 1,200 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   505,407,000     530       5,926
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