Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

504,878,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

531 (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 *
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 137,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 3
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) Pakistan 800 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhote Nepal 15,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhotia India 134,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.90 % Complete Bible 3
 Drukpa Bhutan 218,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 4
 Drukpa, Dzongkha Denmark 600 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Drukpa India 14,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Khas Bhutan 1,000 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) India 11,200,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 224
 Mangrik India 27,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Adi Ramo China 200 Adi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Rigzong India 8,300 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Rodiya Sri Lanka 18,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Singpho India 10,000 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,591,000 Shan Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 92
 Tai Man, Shan China 700 Shan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Man, Shan Thailand 100,000 Shan Buddhism 0.36 % 0.36 % Complete Bible 2
 Tamang Bhutan 9,200 Nepali Buddhism 3.59 % Complete Bible 1
 Tamang India 264,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.13 % Complete Bible -
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,700 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism 20.84 % Complete Bible -
 Chuanlan China 402,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
 Chuanqing China 1,020,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
 Mongolian, Peripheral China 5,672,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 0.04 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 113
 Lemo China 2,800 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongolian Kazakhstan 800 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970