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 *
 Larke Nepal 200 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 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 % Bible Portions 1
 Mugal Nepal 400 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherpa Nepal 126,000 Sherpa Buddhism 4.22 % New Testament 3
 Gurung Ghaleg Nepal 603,000 Gurung Buddhism 5.00 % New Testament -
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 3,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Siyar Nepal 600 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhote Nepal 15,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Jirel Nepal 6,500 Jirel Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
 Tamang Nepal 1,758,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.60 % New Testament -
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,300 Lhomi Buddhism 0.88 % New Testament 1
 Walang Nepal 1,400 Walungge Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Tangbe Nepal 700 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 2,200 Thakali Buddhism 1.79 % Translation Started 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 500 Thakali Buddhism 1.06 % Translation Started 1
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,700 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 500 Lhowa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Gyalsumdo Nepal 500 Tamang, Western Buddhism 4.01 % New Testament 1
Gurung Ghale Nepal 26,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.40 % New Testament -
Sampang Nepal 1,700 Sampang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Yamphu Nepal 7,900 Yamphu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Nubri Nepal 1,700 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Tsum Nepal 2,700 Tsum Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,315,000     533       5,942