Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,432,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

666

Unreached Groups

511 (76.7 %)

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 *
 Danu Myanmar (Burma) 115,000 Danu Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Bible Portions 2
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 115,000 Tai Laing Buddhism 0.03 % 0.03 % Translation Started 2
Taungtha Myanmar (Burma) 20,000 Chin, Rungtu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Muak Sa-aak Myanmar (Burma) 4,500 Muak Sa-aak Buddhism 10.00 % 10.00 % Bible Portions -
Kadu, Asak Myanmar (Burma) 35,000 Kadu Buddhism 5.00 % 3.50 % Bible Portions -
 Mok Myanmar (Burma) 4,000 Mok Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Chin, Ekai Myanmar (Burma) 6,100 Chin, Ekai Buddhism 3.00 % 3.00 % Translation Started -
Karen, Lahta Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Lahta Buddhism 15.00 % 5.00 % Translation Started -
 Dolpa Nepal 4,800 Sherpa Buddhism 1.10 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa Helambu Nepal 2,900 Hyolmo Buddhism 1.38 % New Testament 1
 Yehlmo Nepal 12,000 Hyolmo Buddhism 0.99 % New Testament 1
 Kyerung Nepal 3,700 Kyerung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Rongkup Nepal 4,700 Lepcha Buddhism 3.56 % New Testament 1
 Loba Nepal 3,100 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa Nepal 128,000 Sherpa Buddhism 4.22 % New Testament 3
 Gurung Ghaleg Nepal 609,000 Gurung Buddhism 5.01 % New Testament -
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 3,100 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhote Nepal 15,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Jirel Nepal 6,600 Jirel Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
 Tamang Nepal 1,779,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.60 % New Testament -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,300 Lhomi Buddhism 0.88 % New Testament 1
 Walang Nepal 1,500 Walungge Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 2,200 Thakali Buddhism 1.79 % Unspecified 1
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,700 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Gurung Ghale Nepal 26,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.40 % New Testament -
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,432,000     511       5,879



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