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 *
 Tibetan Pakistan 6,600 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tu China 259,000 Tu Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 5
 Barua, Maramagyi Myanmar (Burma) 500 Rakhine Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Gara Pakistan 1,200 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Mangrik Pakistan 53,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Marma Bangladesh 242,000 Marma Buddhism 5.69 % Bible Portions -
 Marma India 55,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Changpa Pakistan 200 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Rigzong Pakistan 1,700 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Jiarong, Situ China 206,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.03 % 0.03 % Bible Portions 4
 Bunan China 2,200 Gahri Buddhism 0.20 % 0.20 % Bible Portions 1
 De'ang, Rumai China 6,200 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism 0.67 % 0.67 % Bible Portions 1
 Jiarong, Chabao China 18,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Mongour China 51,000 Tu Buddhism 0.03 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Lawa, Eastern Thailand 8,500 Lawa, Eastern Buddhism 16.00 % 15.00 % Bible Portions -
 Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,600 Naga, Lainong Buddhism 25.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 406,000 Myanmar Sign Language Buddhism 8.98 % Bible Portions -
 Deaf Cambodia 126,000 Cambodian Sign Language Buddhism 3.13 % Bible Portions 3
 Deaf Sri Lanka 109,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism 8.38 % Bible Portions -
 Deaf Japan 248,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism 1.54 % Bible Portions 5
 Deaf Thailand 358,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism 1.10 % Bible Portions 7
 Deaf Vietnam 736,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism 9.43 % Bible Portions -
 Beda Pakistan 400 Balti Buddhism 2.70 % Bible Portions 1
 Thai, Tak Bai Malaysia 4,300 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Thai, Tak Bai Thailand 22,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,315,000     533       5,942