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 *
 Burmese India 15,000 Burmese Buddhism 4.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Korea, South 23,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Laos 600 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sino-Burmese China, Macau 19,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Malaysia 29,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.17 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese New Zealand 2,300 Burmese Buddhism 0.60 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Thailand 206,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.40 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 4
 Burmese United Kingdom 14,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese United States 193,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 4
Sino-Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 16,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
Yaw Myanmar (Burma) 21,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 12.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Turkmenistan 500 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 6.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,100 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 7.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Mongolia Mongolia 56,000 Buriat, Mongolia Buddhism 0.60 % 0.50 % New Testament 1
 Buriat, Chinese China 169,000 Buriat, China Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Unspecified 3
 Bumthangpa Bhutan 22,000 Bumthangkha Buddhism 0.59 % Bible Portions 1
Bogum India 200 Bugun Buddhism 14.19 % New Testament -
 Khowa India 1,400 Bugun Buddhism 21.09 % New Testament -
 Bru, Western Laos 84,000 Bru, Western Buddhism 12.00 % 8.00 % Bible Portions -
 Bru, Western Thailand 24,000 Bru, Western Buddhism 8.00 % 6.00 % Bible Portions -
 Bru, Eastern Thailand 25,000 Bru, Eastern Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Dakpa India 100 Brokpake Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Broq-Pa Bhutan 5,500 Brokpake Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Monpa Dirang Bhutan 200 Brokpake Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Totals: 679 Peoples   499,736,000     530       5,821
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