Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,553,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

678

Unreached Groups

530 (78.2 %)

Map Notes
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Sogwo Arig China 50,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tai Khang China 43,000 Kang Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Translation Needed 1
 Tai Man, Shan China 700 Shan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tatar, Khakass China 800 Khakas Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tebbu China 26,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Thami China 600 Thangmi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tibetan, Nghari China 64,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan, Shanyan China 26,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Tibetan, Zhugqu China 50,000 Choni Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Tseku China 15,000 Tseku Buddhism 0.10 % 0.10 % Translation Needed 1
 Tuvan China 4,400 Tuvan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Walang China 2,100 Walungge Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Xiangcheng China 15,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Unspecified 1
 Yonzhi China 4,200 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Yugur, Enger China 6,100 Yugur, East Buddhism 1.20 % 1.00 % Unspecified 1
 Yugur, Saragh China 13,000 Yugur, West Buddhism 0.50 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
 Za, Charumba China 800 Zakhring Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Zhaba China 8,600 Zhaba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Japanese China, Hong Kong 10,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Sinhalese China, Hong Kong 800 Sinhala Buddhism 1.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai China, Hong Kong 10,000 Thai Buddhism 1.40 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 1
 South Asian, general Cyprus 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.00 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Czechia 2,500 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Denmark 1,700 Burmese Buddhism 2.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Drukpa, Dzongkha Denmark 600 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 678 Peoples   505,553,000     530       5,926
Download Data Data Sources Definitions
Prayer Cards


Avatar

Welcome. I’m a virtual assistant and will try to answer questions about Joshua Project, unreached people groups, the Great Commission and more. How can I help you?

For further help try our FAQ, Definitions or Contact Us pages.