Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

499,776,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

529 (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 *
Karava Sri Lanka 1,063,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.40 % Complete Bible -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Myanmar (Burma) 1,161,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism 30.00 % 5.88 % Complete Bible -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Thailand 56,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism 35.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
Karen, Yinbaw Myanmar (Burma) 9,200 Yinbaw Buddhism 32.00 % 25.00 % Unspecified -
Karen, Yintale Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Yintale Buddhism 0.01 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Khoton Mongolia 13,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.10 % 0.08 % New Testament 1
Kiddea Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.10 % Complete Bible -
Kikai Japan 13,000 Kikai Buddhism 3.00 % 0.72 % Unspecified 1
Kinnara Sri Lanka 28,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.46 % Complete Bible 1
Kiorr Laos 4,700 Kiorr Buddhism 1.00 % 0.60 % Translation Needed 1
Konta Durayi Sri Lanka 1,900 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Kustarogiyo Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.31 % Complete Bible -
Lao Song Thailand 36,000 Thai Song Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Bible Portions 1
Lonpa India 700 Kangri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Lunape Bhutan 1,200 Lunanakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Manyuki Myanmar (Burma) 20,000 Shan Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
Mok Myanmar (Burma) 4,000 Mok Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Mok Thailand 700 Mok Buddhism 1.40 % 1.40 % Translation Started 1
Momba India 4,600 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.69 % Translation Needed 1
Mon India 1,200 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.43 % Complete Bible 1
Mon Pakistan 1,300 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Mon (Buddhist traditions) India 200 Assamese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Monpa Black Mountain Bhutan 500 Olekha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,400 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 10.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
Muak Sa-aak China 1,000 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   499,776,000     529       5,691
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