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 *
 Sinhalese Brunei 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism 8.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Brazil 317,000 Portuguese Buddhism 30.00 % 4.00 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Botswana 1,300 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 25.00 % 10.00 % Complete Bible -
 Okinawan, Ryukyuan Bolivia 2,500 Okinawan, Central Buddhism 1.50 % 0.10 % Bible Portions 1
 Dakpa Bhutan 4,500 Dakpakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Sharchop Bhutan 66,000 Tshangla Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Gongduk Bhutan 2,500 Gongduk Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Bumthangpa Bhutan 23,000 Bumthangkha Buddhism 0.59 % Bible Portions 1
 Kheng Bhutan 35,000 Khengkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Kurtokha Bhutan 2,100 Kurtokha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Rongkup Bhutan 3,000 Lepcha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Loba Bhutan 2,200 Lhowa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Newah Bhutan 3,600 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherpa Bhutan 9,900 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Gurung Ghaleg Bhutan 9,700 Nepali Buddhism 3.87 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan Bhutan 4,600 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Yakkha Bhutan 200 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Aka Bhutan 400 Hruso Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,200 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Broq-Pa Bhutan 5,700 Brokpake Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Monpa Dirang Bhutan 200 Brokpake Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Drukpa Bhutan 218,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 4
 Khas Bhutan 1,000 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Monpa Kalaktang Bhutan 1,100 Tshangla Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Miji [Sajalong] Bhutan 300 Miji Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970