Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,315,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

686

Unreached Groups

533 (77.7 %)

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 *
Henawalayo Sri Lanka 20,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.71 % Complete Bible 1
Hinna Sri Lanka 249,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.70 % Complete Bible -
Hunna Sri Lanka 93,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.49 % Complete Bible -
Kadu, Asak Myanmar (Burma) 34,000 Kadu Buddhism 5.00 % 3.50 % Bible Portions -
Kagate India 1,700 Syuba Buddhism 3.35 % Bible Portions 1
Kagate Nepal 700 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
Karava Sri Lanka 1,105,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.40 % Complete Bible -
Karen, Yinbaw Myanmar (Burma) 9,300 Yinbaw Buddhism 32.00 % 25.00 % Unspecified -
Khami Bangladesh 5,900 Chittagonian Buddhism 4.63 % New Testament 1
Kiddea Sri Lanka 16,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.10 % Complete Bible -
Kiorr Laos 4,900 Kiorr Buddhism 1.00 % 0.60 % Translation Needed 1
Konta Durayi Sri Lanka 2,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Kuki Chin Asho Bangladesh 1,700 Chin, Asho Buddhism 3.40 % Complete Bible 1
Kuki Chin Lai Bangladesh 1,700 Chin, Hakha Buddhism 13.14 % Complete Bible -
Kuki Chin Yindi Bangladesh 2,400 Chin, Khumi Buddhism 11.09 % Complete Bible -
Kustarogiyo Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.31 % Complete Bible -
Lao Song Thailand 37,000 Thai Song Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Bible Portions 1
Minyag, Eastern China 2,000 Minyag, Eastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Mon India 1,400 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.43 % Complete Bible 1
Mon Pakistan 1,300 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,500 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
Navandanna Sri Lanka 1,190,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.28 % Complete Bible -
Oki-No-Erabu Japan 3,100 Oki-No-Erabu Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
Oli Sri Lanka 31,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.20 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,315,000     533       5,942