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
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Photo People Group Country Population Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Scripture
Status
Est. Workers
Needed *
 Monba, Cona China 45,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.03 % 0.02 % New Testament 1
 Walang, Bantawa Bhutan 3,600 Bantawa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Wang Thailand 8,800 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,500 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Mro-Khimi Myanmar (Burma) 203,000 Mro-Khimi Buddhism 7.40 % 5.00 % New Testament -
Gyalsumdo Nepal 400 Tamang, Western Buddhism 4.01 % New Testament 1
Khoton Mongolia 12,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.10 % 0.08 % New Testament 1
Torgud Mongolia 16,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.80 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
Sampang Nepal 1,500 Sampang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Gurung Ghale Nepal 22,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.40 % New Testament -
 Bai, Southern China 445,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism 0.13 % 0.13 % Bible Portions 9
 Okinawan, Ryukyuan Bolivia 2,400 Okinawan, Central Buddhism 1.50 % 0.10 % Bible Portions 1
 Chaungtha Myanmar (Burma) 185,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Bible Portions 4
 Tai Khun Myanmar (Burma) 131,000 Khun Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 3
 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
 Bumthangpa Bhutan 23,000 Bumthangkha Buddhism 0.59 % Bible Portions 1
 Lama Pakistan 200 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Lao Song Thailand 36,000 Thai Song Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Bible Portions 1
 Loba Bhutan 2,200 Lhowa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Loba Nepal 2,600 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % Bible Portions 1
 Rakhine Bangladesh 18,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) 2,718,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 54
Mon Pakistan 1,100 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Nyahkur Thailand 1,600 Nyahkur Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Totals: 678 Peoples   505,553,000     530       5,926
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