Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,407,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

677

Unreached Groups

530 (78.3 %)

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, Isan Laos 9,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Thami China 600 Thangmi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tibetan Bhutan 4,500 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan Canada 9,600 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan, Bhotia Nepal 2,600 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan Pakistan 5,400 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tibetan Sweden 1,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Siyar Nepal 500 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tuvan China 4,400 Tuvan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Yakha Bhutan 200 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Zhaba China 8,600 Zhaba Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Tai Doi Laos 300 Tai Loi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Tai Kaleun Thailand 8,800 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Aiton India 3,600 Aiton Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Aka Bhutan 400 Hruso Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
Barua Bangladesh 24,000 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Barua, Maramagyi Myanmar (Burma) 500 Rakhine Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Barua India 1,300 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) Pakistan 700 Ladakhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhotia Sikkim Bhutan 6,200 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Bhotia Tibetan India 3,400 Sikkimese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Broq-Pa Bhutan 5,700 Brokpake Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Broq-Pa Pakistan 4,700 Brokskat Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Monpa Dirang Bhutan 200 Brokpake Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Drukpa Bhutan 218,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 4
Totals: 677 Peoples   505,407,000     530       5,926
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