Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,553,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

678

Unreached Groups

530 (78.2 %)

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 *
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism 4.01 % New Testament 1
 Jirel Nepal 5,500 Jirel Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 Lhomi Buddhism 0.88 % New Testament 1
 Loba Nepal 2,600 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % Bible Portions 1
 Mugal Nepal 300 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Nubri Nepal 1,500 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Rongkup Nepal 3,900 Lepcha Buddhism 3.56 % New Testament 1
Sampang Nepal 1,500 Sampang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa Nepal 107,000 Sherpa Buddhism 4.22 % New Testament 2
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,500 Hyolmo Buddhism 1.38 % New Testament 1
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,500 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Tsum Nepal 2,300 Tsum Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Walang Nepal 1,200 Walungge Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Yamphu Nepal 6,700 Yamphu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Yehlmo Nepal 10,000 Hyolmo Buddhism 0.99 % New Testament 1
 Japanese Netherlands 5,400 Japanese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Netherlands 23,000 Thai Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese Netherlands 25,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 10.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese New Caledonia 2,800 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Japanese New Zealand 13,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer New Zealand 9,100 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Lao New Zealand 1,500 Lao Buddhism 4.00 % 1.90 % Complete Bible 1
 Sinhalese New Zealand 14,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai New Zealand 7,700 Thai Buddhism 3.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 678 Peoples   505,553,000     530       5,926
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