Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,447,000

% 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 *
 Qixingmin China 6,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Queyu China 11,000 Queyu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Sogwo Arig China 50,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tibetan, Deqen China 122,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 2.00 % 0.04 % New Testament 2
 Tibetan Gtsang Bhutan 900 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan Gtsang China 766,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 15
 Tibetan, Nghari China 64,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan, Shangri La China 104,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 3.50 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Tibetan, Zhugqu China 50,000 Choni Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Wutun China 3,200 Wutunhua Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Xiangcheng China 15,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Unspecified 1
 Yonzhi China 4,200 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Yugur, Enger China 6,100 Yugur, East Buddhism 1.20 % 1.00 % Unspecified 1
 Yugur, Saragh China 13,000 Yugur, West Buddhism 0.50 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
 Tatar, Khakass China 800 Khakas Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Lawa, Eastern Thailand 8,300 Lawa, Eastern Buddhism 1.40 % 0.20 % Unspecified 1
 Chali Bhutan 1,800 Chalikha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Khmer Krom Cambodia 280,000 Khmer Buddhism 1.20 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 6
Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,600 Naga, Lainong Buddhism 25.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
Yaw Myanmar (Burma) 22,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 408,000 Language unknown Buddhism 8.98 % Unspecified -
Deaf Bhutan 5,800 Language unknown Buddhism 2.11 % Unspecified 1
Deaf Cambodia 125,000 Language unknown Buddhism 3.13 % Unspecified 3
Deaf Sri Lanka 107,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism 8.38 % Unspecified -
 Deaf Japan 253,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism 1.54 % Bible Portions 5
Totals: 688 Peoples   502,447,000     539       5,893
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