Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,717,000

% of World Population

6.2 %

People Groups

666

Unreached Groups

511 (76.7 %)

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 *
 De'ang, Pale China 11,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.12 % 0.12 % Complete Bible 1
 De'ang, Rumai China 6,200 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism 0.67 % 0.67 % Bible Portions 1
 Deaf Bhutan 5,900 Language unknown Buddhism 2.11 % Unspecified 1
 Deaf Cambodia 128,000 Cambodian Sign Language Buddhism 0.40 % Bible Portions 3
 Deaf Japan 245,000 Japanese Sign Language Buddhism 1.54 % Bible Portions 5
 Deaf Laos 77,000 Laos Sign Language Buddhism 3.38 % Unspecified 2
 Deaf Mongolia 17,000 Mongolian Sign Language Buddhism 1.72 % Unspecified 1
 Deaf Thailand 359,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism 1.10 % Bible Portions 7
 Dolpa Nepal 4,800 Sherpa Buddhism 1.10 % New Testament 1
 Durbet, Dorwoten Mongolia 89,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 2
 Dzakhchin, Zahchin Mongolia 40,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Eurasian Japan 122,000 Japanese Buddhism 5.00 % 1.50 % Complete Bible 2
Gahala Sri Lanka 11,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.78 % Complete Bible 1
Gauraykwallu Sri Lanka 20,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.88 % Complete Bible 1
 Gurung Ghaleg Bhutan 9,900 Nepali Buddhism 3.87 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Myanmar (Burma) 75,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 2.00 % 1.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Thailand 41,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 5.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Hakka Myanmar (Burma) 22,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 3.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Chinese, Hakka Thailand 82,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 5.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 2
 Han Chinese, Mandarin Myanmar (Burma) 989,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 2.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 20
 Han Chinese, Min Bei Thailand 15,000 Chinese, Min Bei Buddhism 5.00 % 2.00 % New Testament 1
 Han Tai China 57,000 Lu Buddhism 0.70 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
Heeri Sri Lanka 18,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.59 % Complete Bible 1
Henawalayo Sri Lanka 20,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.71 % Complete Bible 1
 Hu China 1,100 Hu Buddhism 0.27 % 0.27 % Translation Needed 1
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,717,000     511       5,880



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