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 *
 Chak, Thet Myanmar (Burma) 1,900 Chak Buddhism 0.32 % 0.32 % Translation Started 1
 Manmet China 1,800 Man Met Buddhism 0.34 % 0.34 % Translation Needed 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) India 137,000 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.35 % Complete Bible 3
 Burmese Australia 13,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 31,624,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.08 % Complete Bible 632
 Burmese Finland 1,500 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Chak Bangladesh 6,400 Chak Buddhism 0.35 % Translation Started 1
 Tai Man, Shan Thailand 100,000 Shan Buddhism 0.36 % 0.36 % Complete Bible 2
 Marma India 55,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.39 % Bible Portions 1
 Monpa Tawang India 8,400 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.39 % Translation Started 1
 Burmese Thailand 208,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.40 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 4
 Thai Germany 21,000 Thai Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Netherlands 23,000 Thai Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai, Northern Thailand 7,591,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.27 % New Testament 152
 Palaung, Rumai Myanmar (Burma) 161,000 Palaung, Rumai Buddhism 0.40 % 0.20 % Bible Portions 3
 Thai, Isan Thailand 18,532,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.27 % New Testament 371
Mon India 1,400 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.43 % Complete Bible 1
 Kinnara Sri Lanka 29,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.46 % Complete Bible 1
 Kachin India 43,000 Jingpho Buddhism 0.47 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese United Kingdom 14,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Malaysia 30,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.17 % Complete Bible 1
 Burakumin Japan 881,000 Japanese Buddhism 0.50 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 18
 Thai Italy 5,400 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Malaysia 30,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Sweden 31,000 Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970