Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,589,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

688

Unreached Groups

539 (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 *
Naaba Nepal 600 Naaba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Minyak China 27,000 Muya Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,500 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 10.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
Muak Sa-aak China 1,000 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Mru Bangladesh 32,000 Mru Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
 Mru Myanmar (Burma) 25,000 Mru Buddhism 4.01 % 0.40 % New Testament 1
 Mro-Khimi Myanmar (Burma) 201,000 Mro-Khimi Buddhism 7.40 % 5.00 % New Testament -
 Mpi Thailand 1,600 Mpi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Monpa India 40,000 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.94 % Translation Needed 1
 Monba, Medog China 8,300 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Monpa Tawang India 7,100 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.39 % Translation Needed 1
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,400 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism 6.22 % Translation Needed -
 Mongol China 5,636,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.04 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 113
 Mongolian, Peripheral United States 3,600 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 3.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Sichuan China 29,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Uzemchin Mongolia 3,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Bayad Mongolia 65,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.20 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Dariganga Mongolia 31,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Durbet, Dorwoten Mongolia 83,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 2
 Dzakhchin, Zahchin Mongolia 38,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongolian Kazakhstan 700 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka China 68,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.02 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Czechia 2,500 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Korea, South 36,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.72 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Mongolia 2,297,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.50 % 0.86 % Complete Bible 46
Totals: 688 Peoples   501,589,000     539       5,880
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