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 *
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) India 11,200,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 224
 Manmet China 1,800 Man Met Buddhism 0.34 % 0.34 % Translation Needed 1
 Marma India 55,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Miyako, Ryukyuan Japan 66,000 Miyako Buddhism 3.00 % 0.51 % Unspecified 1
 Mok Thailand 700 Mok Buddhism 1.40 % 1.40 % Translation Started 1
 Momba India 5,300 Sartang Buddhism 0.69 % Translation Started 1
Mon India 1,400 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.43 % Complete Bible 1
 Mon Myanmar (Burma) 1,160,000 Mon Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 23
 Mongol, Khalka Czechia 2,500 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Korea, South 36,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.72 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Mongolia 2,367,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.50 % 0.86 % Complete Bible 47
 Mongol, Khalka Russia 3,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Taiwan 1,100 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka United States 16,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongolian Kazakhstan 800 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.00 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongolian, Peripheral United States 3,700 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism 3.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Monpa India 47,000 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.94 % Translation Started 1
 Monpa But India 300 Sartang Buddhism 1.14 % Translation Started 1
 Monpa Dirang India 8,400 Tshangla Buddhism 0.77 % New Testament 1
 Monpa Lish India 2,600 Lish Buddhism 0.67 % Translation Started 1
 Monpa Tawang India 8,400 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.39 % Translation Started 1
 Mru Bangladesh 70,000 Mru Buddhism 3.94 % New Testament 1
 Mru Myanmar (Burma) 25,000 Mru Buddhism 4.01 % 0.40 % New Testament 1
 Naxi, Northern China 3,400 Naxi Buddhism 4.00 % 0.20 % New Testament 1
 Nyaw Thailand 81,000 Nyaw Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 2
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970