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 *
 Japanese United Kingdom 30,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese United States 849,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 17
 Japanese Vietnam 9,700 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Jiarong, Chabao China 18,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Jiarong, Guanyingqiao China 8,100 Lavrung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Jiarong, Shangzhai China 5,300 sTodsde Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Jiarong, Sidabao China 7,200 Lavrung Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Jiarong, Situ China 209,000 Jiarong Buddhism 0.03 % 0.03 % Bible Portions 4
 Jirel Nepal 6,500 Jirel Buddhism 4.38 % New Testament 1
 Kachin India 43,000 Jingpho Buddhism 0.47 % Complete Bible 1
Kadu, Asak Myanmar (Burma) 35,000 Kadu Buddhism 5.00 % 3.50 % Bible Portions -
Kagate India 1,700 Syuba Buddhism 3.35 % Bible Portions 1
Kagate Nepal 700 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
 Kalmyk, Torgut China 196,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 4
 Kalmyk-Oirat Kyrgyzstan 3,800 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat Kazakhstan 500 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat Uzbekistan 900 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongol Mongolia 269,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % New Testament 5
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongol Russia 187,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.16 % 0.16 % New Testament 4
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongol United States 1,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Kanan Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Kanan Buddhism 5.00 % 3.00 % Translation Needed -
Karava Sri Lanka 1,092,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.40 % Complete Bible -
 Karen, Kayah Eastern Myanmar (Burma) 9,100 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism 20.00 % 14.00 % New Testament -
 Karen, Kayah Eastern Thailand 19,000 Kayah, Eastern Buddhism 18.00 % 4.00 % New Testament -
 Karen, Kayah Western Myanmar (Burma) 164,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism 28.00 % 20.00 % New Testament -
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970