Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,725,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

674

Unreached Groups

528 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Buriat, Chinese China 169,000 Buriat, China Buddhism Unspecified 1.00 % 0.90 % 3
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 Buriat, Russia Buddhism Complete Bible 12.00 % 0.80 % -
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,100 Buriat, Russia Buddhism Complete Bible 7.00 % 0.50 % -
Tangbe Nepal 600 Nepali Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 1,800 Thakali Buddhism Translation Needed 1.79 % 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 400 Thakali Buddhism Translation Needed 1.06 % 1
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,400 Sherpa Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Angku China 8,200 Kon Keu Buddhism Unspecified 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Mro-Khimi Myanmar (Burma) 83,000 Mro-Khimi Buddhism New Testament 7.40 % 5.00 % -
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 400 Bine Buddhism New Testament 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Lap, Lakha Bhutan 10,000 Lakha Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tseku Bhutan 6,400 Tseku Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tseku China 14,000 Tseku Buddhism Translation Needed 0.10 % 0.10 % 1
 Layakha Bhutan 3,400 Layakha Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Lunape Bhutan 1,200 Lunanakha Buddhism Translation Needed 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Soyot Russia 3,700 Tuvan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Tuvans-Todzhans Russia 1,900 Tuvan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Shan India 1,700 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 1.22 % 1
 Khmer, Northern Thailand 1,455,000 Khmer, Northern Buddhism Complete Bible 2.00 % 1.33 % 29
Uriankhai, Altai Mongolia 30,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism Complete Bible 1.00 % 0.70 % 1
Uuld Mongolia 8,700 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism Complete Bible 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Manyuki Myanmar (Burma) 20,000 Shan Buddhism Complete Bible 0.05 % 0.05 % 1
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism New Testament 4.01 % 1
Gurung Ghale Nepal 21,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism New Testament 6.44 % -
Khoton Mongolia 13,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism New Testament 0.10 % 0.08 % 1
Totals: 674 Peoples   499,725,000     528       5,692
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