Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,776,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

529 (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 *
 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 % Bible Portions 2
 Tibetan, Zhugqu China 50,000 Choni Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Xiangcheng China 14,000 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
Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,600 Naga, Lainong Buddhism 25.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
 Kampuchea Krom Cambodia 276,000 Khmer Buddhism 1.20 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 6
Yaw Myanmar (Burma) 21,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 405,000 Language unknown Buddhism 8.98 % Unspecified -
Deaf Bhutan 5,700 Language unknown Buddhism 2.11 % Unspecified 1
Deaf Cambodia 124,000 Language unknown Buddhism 3.13 % Unspecified 2
Deaf Sri Lanka 107,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism 8.38 % Unspecified -
Deaf Japan 254,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism 1.54 % Bible Portions 5
Deaf Laos 72,000 Laos Sign Language Buddhism 3.38 % Translation Needed 1
Deaf Mongolia 16,000 Mongolian Sign Language Buddhism 1.72 % Unspecified 1
Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism 16.04 % Translation Needed -
 Deaf Thailand 348,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism 1.10 % Bible Portions 7
 Deaf Vietnam 723,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism 9.43 % Unspecified -
 Kui Cambodia 34,000 Kuay Buddhism 3.50 % 0.53 % Complete Bible 1
 Kui Laos 47,000 Kuay Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,776,000     529       5,691
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