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 *
 Tamang Bangladesh 800 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 1.97 % New Testament 1
 Tamang Bhutan 9,100 Nepali Buddhism 3.59 % Complete Bible 1
 Tamang India 232,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.13 % Complete Bible -
 Tamang Nepal 1,462,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.60 % New Testament -
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,300 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism 20.84 % Complete Bible -
 Za, Charumba China 800 Zakhring Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Charumba India 1,000 Zakhring Buddhism 7.75 % Unspecified -
 Lhokpu Bhutan 3,400 Lhokpu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Amdo, Hbrogpa China 750,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % New Testament 15
 Amdo, Rongba China 163,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % New Testament 3
 Amdo, Rongmahbrogpa China 189,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % New Testament 4
 Amdo, Rtahu China 101,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 2
 Bonan, Tongren China 7,300 Bonan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Bunan China 2,200 Gahri Buddhism 0.20 % 0.20 % Bible Portions 1
 Chuanlan China 399,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
 Chuanqing China 1,013,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
 De'ang, Rumai China 6,300 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Ergong China 64,000 Horpa Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Unspecified 1
 Ersu China 45,000 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Golog China 168,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % New Testament 3
 Han Tai China 58,000 Lu Buddhism 0.70 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
 Hdzanggur China 5,600 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Huayao Tai China 92,000 Lu Buddhism 0.30 % 0.29 % New Testament 2
 Jiarong, Chabao China 18,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Jiarong, Guanyingqiao China 8,000 Lavrung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Totals: 688 Peoples   501,589,000     539       5,880
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