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 *
 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 2,100 Thakali Buddhism 1.79 % Translation Needed 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 500 Thakali Buddhism 1.06 % Translation Needed 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 400 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 Needed 1
Kagate Nepal 700 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
 Chin, Asho Myanmar (Burma) 171,000 Chin, Asho Buddhism 15.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Pa-O Myanmar (Burma) 877,000 Pa'o Buddhism 1.70 % 0.30 % New Testament 18
 Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 31,624,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.08 % Complete Bible 632
 Chak, Thet Myanmar (Burma) 1,900 Chak Buddhism 0.32 % 0.32 % Translation Started 1
 Thai Myanmar (Burma) 44,000 Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Chakma, Daingnet Myanmar (Burma) 29,000 Chakma Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Chaungtha Myanmar (Burma) 186,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Bible Portions 4
 Han Chinese, Min Nan Myanmar (Burma) 73,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 4.00 % 2.50 % Complete Bible -
 Danau Myanmar (Burma) 129,000 Danau Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Translation Needed 3
 Palaung, Shwe Myanmar (Burma) 236,000 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism 0.20 % 0.12 % Unspecified 5
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Myanmar (Burma) 994,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 2.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 20
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970