Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

497,898,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

668

Unreached Groups

525 (78.6 %)

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
Scripture
Status
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Tangchanghya Bangladesh 37,000 Tangchangya Buddhism Translation Needed 23.66 % -
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism New Testament 4.01 % 1
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 1.97 % 1
 Tamang Nepal 1,505,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism New Testament 5.00 % 30
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Myanmar (Burma) 100,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.50 % 0.35 % 2
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan China 488,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 0.17 % 10
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Laos 14,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Vietnam 108,000 Tai Nua Buddhism Bible Portions 0.19 % 0.17 % 2
 Tai Doi Myanmar (Burma) 5,100 Tai Loi Buddhism Translation Started 5.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Tai Doi Laos 300 Tai Loi Buddhism Translation Started 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Tai Laing Buddhism Translation Needed 1.00 % 0.30 % 2
Kagate India 1,800 Syuba Buddhism Bible Portions 3.35 % 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism Bible Portions 0.78 % 1
 Jiarong, Shangzhai China 5,200 sTodsde Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Deaf Sri Lanka 105,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism Translation Needed 8.38 % -
 So Laos 83,000 So Buddhism Bible Portions 1.40 % 1.00 % 2
 So Thailand 73,000 So Buddhism Bible Portions 1.00 % 0.50 % 1
 Sinhalese Australia 112,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 2
 Sinhalese Brunei 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 8.00 % 1.00 % -
 Sinhalese Canada 5,100 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.80 % 1.50 % 1
 Sinhalese Cyprus 7,600 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 6.00 % 1.20 % -
 Sinhalese Denmark 7,800 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sinhalese China, Hong Kong 800 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 1.00 % 1
 Sinhalese India 4,500 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Sinhalese Italy 59,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.00 % 1
Totals: 668 Peoples   497,898,000     525       5,717
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