Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,868,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

688

Unreached Groups

539 (78.3 %)

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 *
 Vietnamese, Kinh Russia 14,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongol Russia 187,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.16 % 0.16 % New Testament 4
 Mongol, Khalka Russia 3,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Soyot Russia 3,700 Tuvan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tuvans-Todzhans Russia 1,900 Tuvan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sinhalese Qatar 55,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Portugal 700 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese Poland 45,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 10.00 % 1.30 % Complete Bible -
 Japanese Philippines 4,500 Japanese Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Peru 155,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 3
 Japanese Paraguay 16,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Panama 2,100 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Lama Pakistan 200 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Mon Pakistan 1,200 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tibetan Pakistan 6,400 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) Pakistan 800 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Broq-Pa Pakistan 5,500 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Gara Pakistan 1,100 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Mangrik Pakistan 51,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Changpa Pakistan 200 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Rigzong Pakistan 1,600 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Beda Pakistan 400 Balti Buddhism 2.70 % Bible Portions 1
 Sinhalese Oman 16,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Thai Norway 21,000 Thai Buddhism 1.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Vietnamese Norway 24,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 10.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 688 Peoples   502,868,000     539       5,897
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