Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,606,000

% 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 *
 Khmer, Cambodian United States 255,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.60 % Complete Bible 5
 Khmer Vietnam 1,320,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.87 % Complete Bible 26
 Bulang Myanmar (Burma) 15,000 Blang Buddhism 1.90 % 0.80 % New Testament 1
 Bulang China 106,000 Blang Buddhism 0.06 % 0.06 % New Testament 2
 Bulang Thailand 1,400 Blang Buddhism 4.00 % 0.40 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Northern Laos 37,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Northern Thailand 7,361,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.27 % New Testament 147
Kikai Japan 13,000 Kikai Buddhism 3.00 % 0.72 % Unspecified 1
 Vietnamese Australia 227,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 22.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Austria 3,600 Vietnamese Buddhism 12.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Belgium 1,300 Vietnamese Buddhism 17.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Bulgaria 1,700 Vietnamese Buddhism 5.00 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese Canada 163,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 25.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Finland 4,100 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese France 325,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Germany 66,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese China, Hong Kong 47,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.40 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Hungary 3,300 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Italy 1,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 7.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Japan 14,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 10.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Korea, South 151,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 8.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Laos 122,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Malaysia 101,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 8.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese New Caledonia 2,700 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Vanuatu 1,500 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 688 Peoples   501,606,000     539       5,879
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