Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,040,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

666

Unreached Groups

511 (76.7 %)

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 *
Rajaka Sri Lanka 154,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.03 % Complete Bible -
Salagama Sri Lanka 321,000 Sinhala Buddhism 12.16 % Complete Bible -
Sinhalese Sri Lanka 190,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.81 % Complete Bible -
Tondagattan Sri Lanka 1,600 Sinhala Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Vellidura Sri Lanka 1,300 Sinhala Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Wahumpura Sri Lanka 8,449,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.01 % Complete Bible -
Yamannu Sri Lanka 80,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.68 % Complete Bible 2
 Singpho India 9,800 Singpho Buddhism 7.14 % Complete Bible -
Tai Taroi India 2,500 Singpho Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism 16.04 % Translation Started -
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,200 Sikkimese Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 99,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.44 % Translation Needed 2
 Bhotia Tibetan India 4,000 Sikkimese Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Shixing China 3,600 Shuhi Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Dolpa Nepal 4,800 Sherpa Buddhism 1.10 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 10,000 Sherpa Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa China 1,200 Sherpa Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa Nepal 128,000 Sherpa Buddhism 4.22 % New Testament 3
 Sherpa United States 5,100 Sherpa Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,700 Sherpa Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sherdukpen Bhutan 300 Sherdukpen Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Sherdukpen India 4,200 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.74 % Translation Started 1
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,537,000 Shan Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 91
 Tai Man, Shan China 700 Shan Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Man, Shan Thailand 102,000 Shan Buddhism 1.00 % 0.93 % Complete Bible 2
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,040,000     511       5,879



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