Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,256,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

686

Unreached Groups

534 (77.8 %)

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 *
 Vietnamese Italy 1,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 7.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Oman 33,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Samtao Myanmar (Burma) 11,000 Samtao Buddhism 7.00 % 5.40 % Translation Needed -
 Tai Kaleun Laos 3,400 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 7.00 % 5.41 % New Testament -
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,100 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 7.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Wahumpura Sri Lanka 8,422,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.01 % Complete Bible -
Rajaka Sri Lanka 154,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.03 % Complete Bible -
Navandanna Sri Lanka 1,190,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.28 % Complete Bible -
Radava Sri Lanka 374,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.36 % Complete Bible -
 Mro-Khimi Myanmar (Burma) 200,000 Mro-Khimi Buddhism 7.40 % 5.00 % New Testament -
Karava Sri Lanka 1,105,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.40 % Complete Bible -
 Chakma Bangladesh 528,000 Chakma Buddhism 7.47 % Complete Bible -
 Chuanlan China 396,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
 Chuanqing China 1,004,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
Badahala Sri Lanka 117,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
Demala Gattara Sri Lanka 8,300 Sinhala Buddhism 7.52 % Complete Bible -
 Charumba India 1,100 Zakhring Buddhism 7.75 % Unspecified -
 Lhomi India 1,900 Lhomi Buddhism 7.94 % New Testament -
 Vietnamese Korea, South 152,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 8.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Slovakia 7,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 8.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Malaysia 106,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 8.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Spain 600 Vietnamese Buddhism 8.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Brunei 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism 8.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese Singapore 17,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible -
 Bru, Western Thailand 25,000 Bru, Western Buddhism 8.00 % 6.00 % Bible Portions -
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,256,000     534       5,943