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 *
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism 4.01 % New Testament 1
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.40 % New Testament -
Govigama Radala Sri Lanka 28,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.27 % Complete Bible -
Govigama Patti Sri Lanka 27,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.28 % Complete Bible -
Gauraykwallu Sri Lanka 19,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.88 % Complete Bible 1
Gattara Sri Lanka 765,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.74 % Complete Bible -
Gahala Sri Lanka 11,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.78 % Complete Bible 1
Durava Sri Lanka 729,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.12 % Complete Bible -
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 38,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.50 % Complete Bible -
Demala Gattara Sri Lanka 8,100 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
Couratto Sri Lanka 7,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.72 % Complete Bible 1
Chin, Songlai Myanmar (Burma) 8,200 Chin, Songlai Buddhism 10.00 % 2.00 % Translation Needed -
Chin, Ekai Myanmar (Burma) 6,100 Chin, Ekai Buddhism 3.00 % 3.00 % Translation Started -
Chepya Laos 2,500 Chepya Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Bodhivansha Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.02 % Complete Bible -
Bodh (Gahri) India 2,300 Gahri Buddhism 0.18 % Bible Portions 1
Bintanna Sri Lanka 6,800 Sinhala Buddhism 5.05 % Complete Bible -
Bih Vietnam 500 Rade Buddhism 3.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
Berava Sri Lanka 372,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.56 % Complete Bible -
Barua, Maramagyi Myanmar (Burma) 500 Rakhine Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Barua Bangladesh 24,000 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Barua India 1,300 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Badahala Sri Lanka 114,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan 1,800 Amami-Oshima, Southern Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
Amami-Oshima, Northern Japan 9,700 Amami-Oshima, Northern Buddhism 1.00 % 0.45 % Unspecified 1
Totals: 677 Peoples   505,407,000     530       5,926
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