Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

498,283,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

667

Unreached Groups

523 (78.4 %)

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 *
 Beda India 600 Ladakhi Buddhism Complete Bible 1.08 % 1
 Beda Pakistan 400 Balti Buddhism Bible Portions 2.70 % 1
 Dowaniya India 2,900 Assamese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Mon (Buddhist traditions) India 200 Assamese Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Monpa Tawang Bhutan 500 Brokpake Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Monpa Tawang India 7,200 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism Translation Started 0.39 % 1
 Walang, Bantawa Bhutan 3,800 Bantawa Buddhism Bible Portions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Walang China 2,000 Walungge Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Walang India 400 Walungge Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Walang Nepal 1,200 Walungge Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Chinese, general Argentina 77,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 31.00 % 0.50 % -
 Chinese, general Anguilla 300 English Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 5.00 % -
 Chinese, general Botswana 1,300 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 25.00 % 10.00 % -
 Chinese, general Belgium 10,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 3.00 % -
 Chinese, general Brazil 313,000 Portuguese Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 4.00 % -
 Chinese, general Chile 12,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 30.00 % 7.50 % -
 Chinese, general Cyprus 1,100 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 3.00 % -
 Chinese, general Christmas Island 700 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 14.00 % 2.00 % -
 Thai-Chinese Thailand 5,643,000 Thai Buddhism Complete Bible 4.00 % 2.66 % -
 South Asian, general Cyprus 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 3.00 % 0.40 % 1
 South Asian, general Switzerland 75,000 Sinhala Buddhism Complete Bible 5.00 % 1.50 % 2
 Dawei, Tavoyan Myanmar (Burma) 456,000 Tavoyan Buddhism Translation Needed 0.10 % 0.04 % 9
 Dawei, Tavoyan Thailand 500 Tavoyan Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tibetan, Shanyan China 25,000 Language unknown Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tebbu China 25,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Totals: 667 Peoples   498,283,000     523       5,717
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