Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,391,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

680

Unreached Groups

532 (78.2 %)

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 *
 Thai Canada 19,000 Thai Buddhism 0.70 % 0.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Han Tai China 58,000 Lu Buddhism 0.70 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
 Chak Bangladesh 3,100 Chak Buddhism 0.72 % Translation Needed 1
 Sherdukpen India 3,500 Sherdukpen Buddhism 0.74 % Translation Started 1
 Monpa Dirang India 7,200 Tshangla Buddhism 0.77 % New Testament 1
Kagate Nepal 600 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
Gahala Sri Lanka 11,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.78 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Australia 69,000 Thai Buddhism 0.80 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Korea, South 102,000 Thai Buddhism 0.80 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 2
 Chong Thailand 2,000 Chong Buddhism 0.80 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Thai, Isan Norway 18,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Isan New Zealand 8,500 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
Torgud Mongolia 16,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.80 % 0.70 % New Testament 1
 Lhomi, Shing Saapa Nepal 1,100 Lhomi Buddhism 0.88 % New Testament 1
 Khampti India 18,000 Adi Buddhism 0.89 % Complete Bible 1
 Khampa Tibetan India 900 Khamba Buddhism 0.90 % Translation Started 1
 Mon Myanmar (Burma) 1,151,000 Mon Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 23
 Thai, Southern Thailand 5,211,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.90 % 0.25 % Bible Portions 104
 Yoy Thailand 8,000 Yoy Buddhism 0.90 % 0.50 % Translation Needed 1
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,556,000 Shan Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 91
 Monpa India 40,000 Monpa, Tawang Buddhism 0.94 % Translation Needed 1
 Yehlmo Nepal 10,000 Hyolmo Buddhism 0.99 % New Testament 1
 Burmese Korea, South 23,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.70 % Complete Bible 1
 Sino-Burmese China, Macau 19,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese United States 195,000 Burmese Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 4
Totals: 680 Peoples   505,391,000     532       5,920
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