Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,407,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

530 (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 *
Tai Taroi India 2,100 Singpho Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Tai Bueng Thailand 6,500 Thai Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Sino-Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 17,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
Sinhalese Sri Lanka 186,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.81 % Complete Bible -
Shan India 1,700 Shan Buddhism 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
Sartang India 3,400 Sartang Buddhism 1.50 % Translation Started 1
Sampang Nepal 1,500 Sampang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Salagama Sri Lanka 313,000 Sinhala Buddhism 12.16 % Complete Bible -
Rodiya Sri Lanka 18,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Rajaka Sri Lanka 150,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.03 % Complete Bible -
Radayo Sri Lanka 1,800 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Radava Sri Lanka 366,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.36 % Complete Bible -
Porowakara Sri Lanka 60,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.08 % Complete Bible -
Pidayne Danno Sri Lanka 8,900 Sinhala Buddhism 3.51 % Complete Bible 1
Pannikki Sri Lanka 245,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.62 % Complete Bible -
Pamunu Sri Lanka 31,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.38 % Complete Bible -
Oli Sri Lanka 30,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.20 % Complete Bible -
Oki-No-Erabu Japan 3,100 Oki-No-Erabu Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
Nubri Nepal 1,500 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Navandanna Sri Lanka 1,166,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.28 % Complete Bible -
Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,700 Naga, Lainong Buddhism 25.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
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
Monpa Black Mountain Bhutan 500 Olekha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Mon India 1,200 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.43 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   505,407,000     530       5,926
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