Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,851,000

% 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 *
Demala Gattara Sri Lanka 8,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 37,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.50 % Complete Bible -
 Dolpa Nepal 3,900 Sherpa Buddhism 1.10 % New Testament 1
 Dowaniya India 2,900 Assamese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Drukpa Bhutan 216,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 4
 Drukpa India 12,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Drukpa, Dzongkha Denmark 600 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Durava Sri Lanka 718,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.12 % Complete Bible -
 Durbet, Dorwoten Mongolia 83,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 2
 Dzakhchin, Zahchin Mongolia 38,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Dzala Bhutan 17,000 Dzalakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Ergong China 64,000 Horpa Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Unspecified 1
 Ersu China 45,000 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Eurasian Japan 126,000 Japanese Buddhism 5.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 3
Gahala Sri Lanka 11,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.78 % Complete Bible 1
 Gara India 700 Lohar, Lahul Buddhism 1.50 % Translation Needed 1
 Gara Pakistan 1,100 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Gattara Sri Lanka 753,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.74 % Complete Bible -
Gauraykwallu Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.88 % Complete Bible 1
 Golog China 168,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % New Testament 3
 Gongduk Bhutan 2,400 Gongduk Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Govigama Sri Lanka 553,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.90 % Complete Bible -
Govigama Patti Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.28 % Complete Bible -
Govigama Radala Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.27 % Complete Bible -
 Groma China 19,000 Groma Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Totals: 688 Peoples   502,851,000     539       5,897
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