Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,589,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

688

Unreached Groups

539 (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 *
 Chong Thailand 2,000 Chong Buddhism 0.80 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Chrame China 51,000 Pumi, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Dakpa Bhutan 4,400 Dakpakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Dakpa India 100 Brokpake Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Dariganga Mongolia 31,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Dolpa Nepal 3,900 Sherpa Buddhism 1.10 % New Testament 1
 Dzakhchin, Zahchin Mongolia 38,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Sharchop Bhutan 66,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Bru, Eastern Thailand 25,000 Bru, Eastern Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 De'an, Shwe China 8,000 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Gongduk Bhutan 2,400 Gongduk Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Groma China 19,000 Groma Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Groma India 700 Groma Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Guiqiong China 13,000 Guiqiong Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Bangladesh 6,900 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Hakka Myanmar (Burma) 22,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 3.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Myanmar (Burma) 74,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 2.00 % 1.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Thailand 40,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 5.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Hu China 1,100 Hu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,400 Hyolmo Buddhism 1.38 % New Testament 1
 Tai Khun Laos 800 Khun Buddhism 4.00 % 2.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tai Khun Thailand 7,000 Khun Buddhism 1.50 % 0.14 % Bible Portions 1
 Japanese United Arab Emirates 4,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese American Samoa 1,000 Japanese Buddhism 5.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Australia 37,000 Japanese Buddhism 5.00 % 1.60 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 688 Peoples   501,589,000     539       5,880
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