Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,736,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

679

Unreached Groups

530 (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 *
 Lahu Shi China 129,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism 10.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
 Lahu Shi Thailand 16,000 Lahu Shi Buddhism 20.00 % 1.80 % New Testament -
 Lahu Shi United States 2,200 Lahu Shi Buddhism 20.00 % 0.50 % New Testament -
Yonaguni Japan 800 Yonaguni Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Yong Thailand 14,000 Yong Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Yoron Japan 900 Yoron Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Yoy Thailand 7,900 Yoy Buddhism 0.90 % 0.50 % Translation Needed 1
 Zhaba China 8,600 Zhaba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Tai Doi Myanmar (Burma) 5,100 Tai Loi Buddhism 5.00 % 1.00 % Translation Started 1
 Tai Doi Laos 300 Tai Loi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Tai Kaleun Laos 3,200 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Kaleun Thailand 8,700 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Nyaw Laos 17,000 Nyaw Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Translation Needed 1
 Nyaw Thailand 81,000 Nyaw Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 2
 Aiton India 3,900 Aiton Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Aka Bhutan 400 Hruso Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Barua Bangladesh 11,000 Chittagonian Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Barua, Maramagyi Myanmar (Burma) 500 Rakhine Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Barua India 1,500 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 113,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 2
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) Pakistan 800 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Bhote Nepal 12,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhotia India 113,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.90 % Complete Bible 2
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Bhotia Sikkim India 83,000 Sikkimese Buddhism 4.44 % Unspecified 2
Totals: 679 Peoples   499,736,000     530       5,821
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