Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,736,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

679

Unreached Groups

530 (78.1 %)

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 *
Mok Myanmar (Burma) 4,000 Mok Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Mok Thailand 700 Mok Buddhism 1.40 % 1.40 % Translation Started 1
 Miyako, Ryukyuan Japan 67,000 Miyako Buddhism 3.00 % 0.51 % Unspecified 1
 Miji [Sajalong] Bhutan 300 Miji Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Mahar India 9,419,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 188
 Manmet China 1,800 Man Met Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Lunape Bhutan 1,200 Lunanakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Han Tai China 58,000 Lu Buddhism 0.70 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
 Huayao Tai China 91,000 Lu Buddhism 0.30 % 0.29 % New Testament 2
 Tai Lue Myanmar (Burma) 61,000 Lu Buddhism 0.20 % 0.06 % New Testament 1
 Tai Lue China 808,000 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.33 % New Testament 16
 Tai Lue Laos 127,000 Lu Buddhism 0.10 % 0.10 % New Testament 3
 Tai Lue Thailand 91,000 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Tai Lue United States 4,500 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Lue Vietnam 6,100 Lu Buddhism 0.50 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Gara India 700 Lohar, Lahul Buddhism 1.50 % Translation Needed 1
 Monpa Lish India 2,200 Lish Buddhism 0.67 % Translation Needed 1
 Loba Bhutan 2,200 Lhowa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Loba Nepal 2,500 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % Bible Portions 1
 Lhomi China 1,700 Lhomi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Lhomi India 1,600 Lhomi Buddhism 7.94 % New Testament -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 Lhomi Buddhism 0.89 % New Testament 1
 Lhokpu Bhutan 3,400 Lhokpu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Rongkup Bhutan 2,900 Lepcha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Rongkup India 74,000 Lepcha Buddhism 25.68 % New Testament -
Totals: 679 Peoples   499,736,000     530       5,821
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