Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,407,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

530 (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 *
 Yong Thailand 14,000 Yong Buddhism 0.20 % 0.20 % Unspecified 1
Yoron Japan 900 Yoron Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Yoy Thailand 8,000 Yoy Buddhism 0.90 % 0.50 % Translation Needed 1
 Yugur, Enger China 6,100 Yugur, East Buddhism 1.20 % 1.00 % Unspecified 1
 Yugur, Saragh China 13,000 Yugur, West Buddhism 0.50 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
Ahinkuntaya Sri Lanka 61,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.52 % Complete Bible -
Badahala Sri Lanka 114,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
Berava Sri Lanka 372,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.56 % Complete Bible -
Bintanna Sri Lanka 6,800 Sinhala Buddhism 5.05 % Complete Bible -
Bodhivansha Sri Lanka 15,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.02 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 12.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,100 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 7.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Chakma Bangladesh 513,000 Chakma Buddhism 12.96 % New Testament -
 Charumba India 1,000 Zakhring Buddhism 7.75 % Unspecified -
Chin, Songlai Myanmar (Burma) 8,200 Chin, Songlai Buddhism 10.00 % 2.00 % Translation Needed -
 Chinese, general Argentina 78,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 31.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Chinese, general Christmas Island 800 Language unknown Buddhism 14.00 % 2.00 % Unspecified -
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 411,000 Myanmar Sign Language Buddhism 8.98 % Bible Portions -
 Deaf Sri Lanka 107,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism 8.38 % Bible Portions -
 Deaf Singapore 12,000 Singapore Sign Language Buddhism 16.04 % Translation Needed -
 Deaf Vietnam 736,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism 9.43 % Bible Portions -
Demala Gattara Sri Lanka 8,100 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
Dodda-Weddah Sri Lanka 38,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.50 % Complete Bible -
Durava Sri Lanka 729,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.12 % Complete Bible -
Gattara Sri Lanka 765,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.74 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 677 Peoples   505,407,000     530       5,926
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