Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,239,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

686

Unreached Groups

534 (77.8 %)

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 *
 Lao Argentina 2,000 Lao Buddhism 10.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible -
 Lawa, Western Thailand 9,100 Lawa, Western Buddhism 16.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Lhomi India 1,900 Lhomi Buddhism 7.94 % New Testament -
 Marma Bangladesh 242,000 Marma Buddhism 5.69 % Bible Portions -
 Monpa Kalaktang India 1,600 Monpa, Kalaktang Buddhism 6.22 % Translation Started -
Navandanna Sri Lanka 1,190,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.28 % Complete Bible -
Oli Sri Lanka 31,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.20 % Complete Bible -
 Pa-O Thailand 900 Pa'o Buddhism 25.00 % 1.00 % New Testament -
Pamunu Sri Lanka 31,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.38 % Complete Bible -
Pannikki Sri Lanka 250,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.62 % Complete Bible -
Porowakara Sri Lanka 61,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.08 % Complete Bible -
Radava Sri Lanka 374,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.36 % Complete Bible -
Rajaka Sri Lanka 154,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.03 % Complete Bible -
 Rongkup India 79,000 Lepcha Buddhism 25.66 % New Testament -
Salagama Sri Lanka 320,000 Sinhala Buddhism 12.16 % Complete Bible -
 Sherpa India 44,000 Nepali Buddhism 15.81 % Complete Bible -
 Singpho India 10,000 Singpho Buddhism 5.91 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Brunei 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism 8.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Cyprus 7,900 Sinhala Buddhism 6.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Libya 16,000 Sinhala Buddhism 9.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Oman 33,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Singapore 17,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
Sinhalese Sri Lanka 189,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.81 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Man India 6,900 Phake Buddhism 21.91 % Translation Started -
 Tamang India 266,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.13 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,239,000     534       5,942