Language:  Burmese

Population of Groups Speaking

32,358,000

People Groups Speaking as Primary Language

23

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Map Notes
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Photo People Group Country Country
Population
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Burmese Australia 13,000 32,284,000 Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % 1
 Burmese Bangladesh 318,000 32,284,000 Buddhism 1.62 % 6
 Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 31,383,000 32,284,000 Buddhism 0.35 % 0.08 % 628
 Burmese Canada 4,200 32,284,000 Buddhism 0.11 % 0.05 % 1
 Burmese Cambodia 5,300 32,284,000 Buddhism 0.09 % 0.07 % 1
 Burmese Sri Lanka 600 32,284,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Burmese Denmark 1,700 32,284,000 Buddhism 2.00 % 2.00 % 1
 Burmese Finland 1,500 32,284,000 Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % 1
 Burmese Korea, South 23,000 32,284,000 Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % 1
 Burmese China 27,000 32,284,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Burmese India 14,000 32,284,000 Buddhism 4.57 % 1
 Burmese Laos 5,100 32,284,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
 Burmese Malaysia 30,000 32,284,000 Buddhism 0.50 % 0.17 % 1
 Burmese New Zealand 2,300 32,284,000 Buddhism 0.60 % 0.20 % 1
 Burmese Singapore 20,000 32,284,000 Buddhism 0.30 % 0.10 % 1
 Burmese Thailand 207,000 32,284,000 Buddhism 0.40 % 0.10 % 4
 Burmese United Kingdom 14,000 32,284,000 Buddhism 0.50 % 0.10 % 1
 Burmese United States 195,000 32,284,000 Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % 4
Phun, Hpon Myanmar (Burma) 1,600 1,600 Ethnic Religions 1.00 % 0.40 % 1
 Sino-Burmese China, Macau 19,000 32,284,000 Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % 1
Sino-Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 17,000 17,000 Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % 1
Taman, Htamandi Myanmar (Burma) 33,000 33,000 Ethnic Religions 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
Yaw Myanmar (Burma) 22,000 22,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  23           23     661
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Photo People Group Country Population Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) 2,718,000 2,736,000 Buddhism 0.10 % 0.05 % 54
 Rohingya Myanmar (Burma) 480,000 1,951,000 Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 10
Taungtha Myanmar (Burma) 20,000 20,000 Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  3           3     65

Language Alternate Names
Bama
Bamachaka
Bamar
Beik (Merguese)
Burmese Musselmani
Mandalay Burmese
Merguese
Mergui
Myamasa
Myanma
Myanmar
Myen
Yangon Burmese

Dialects
Beik
Bomang
Danu
Palaw
Yaw

Dialect Alternate Names
Burmese: Beik
Burmese: Yaw
Merguese
Mergui
Taruw

Bible Translation Year / Status
Bible Portions 1815-1985
New Testament 1832-1987
Complete Bible 1835-2014

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