Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,356,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

680

Unreached Groups

531 (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 *
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 38,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.50 % Complete Bible -
Durava Sri Lanka 729,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.12 % Complete Bible -
Gahala Sri Lanka 11,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.78 % Complete Bible 1
Gattara Sri Lanka 765,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.74 % Complete Bible -
Gauraykwallu Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.88 % Complete Bible 1
Govigama Patti Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.28 % Complete Bible -
Govigama Radala Sri Lanka 28,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.27 % Complete Bible -
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.40 % New Testament -
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism 4.01 % New Testament 1
Handi Sri Lanka 1,800 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Hannali Sri Lanka 336,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.85 % Complete Bible -
Hanomoreyo Sri Lanka 5,400 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Heeri Sri Lanka 17,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.59 % Complete Bible 1
Henawalayo Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.71 % Complete Bible 1
Hinna Sri Lanka 244,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.70 % Complete Bible -
Hunna Sri Lanka 91,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.49 % Complete Bible -
Kadu, Asak Myanmar (Burma) 35,000 Kadu Buddhism 5.00 % 3.50 % Bible Portions -
Kagate India 1,800 Syuba Buddhism 3.35 % Bible Portions 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
Karava Sri Lanka 1,083,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.40 % Complete Bible -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Myanmar (Burma) 1,178,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism 30.00 % 5.88 % Complete Bible -
Karen, Pwo Eastern Thailand 57,000 Karen, Pwo Eastern Buddhism 35.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
Karen, Yinbaw Myanmar (Burma) 9,400 Yinbaw Buddhism 32.00 % 25.00 % Unspecified -
Karen, Yintale Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Yintale Buddhism 0.01 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Khoton Mongolia 12,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.10 % 0.08 % New Testament 1
Totals: 680 Peoples   505,356,000     531       5,918
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