Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,432,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

666

Unreached Groups

511 (76.7 %)

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 *
 Burmese Cambodia 5,300 Burmese Buddhism 0.09 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) 2,580,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 52
 Palaung, Pale Myanmar (Burma) 293,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.10 % 0.06 % Complete Bible 6
 Tai Lue Laos 136,000 Lu Buddhism 0.10 % 0.10 % New Testament 3
 Dawei, Tavoyan Myanmar (Burma) 458,000 Tavoyan Buddhism 0.10 % 0.04 % Bible Portions 9
 Tseku China 14,000 Tseku Buddhism 0.10 % 0.10 % Translation Needed 1
 Khoton Mongolia 13,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.10 % 0.08 % New Testament 1
 Chaungtha Myanmar (Burma) 184,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Bible Portions 4
 Intha Myanmar (Burma) 103,000 Intha Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Translation Started 2
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Myanmar (Burma) 103,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.11 % 0.11 % Bible Portions 2
 Burmese Canada 4,300 Burmese Buddhism 0.11 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
 Kuan, Khuen China 1,600 Khuen Buddhism 0.11 % 0.10 % Translation Started 1
 De'ang, Pale China 11,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism 0.12 % 0.12 % Complete Bible 1
 Bai, Southern China 671,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism 0.13 % 0.13 % Bible Portions 13
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) India 11,287,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 226
 Kalmyk-Oirat, Western Mongol Russia 180,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism 0.16 % 0.16 % New Testament 4
 Samtao Laos 3,700 Samtao Buddhism 0.17 % 0.17 % Unspecified 1
Bodh (Gahri) India 2,700 Gahri Buddhism 0.18 % Bible Portions 1
 Loba Nepal 3,100 Lhowa Buddhism 0.19 % New Testament 1
 Changpa India 3,200 Changthang Buddhism 0.19 % Translation Started 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan China 489,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 10
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Vietnam 110,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 2
 Kheng Bhutan 36,000 Khengkha Buddhism 0.20 % 0.20 % New Testament 1
 Palaung, Shwe Myanmar (Burma) 233,000 Palaung, Shwe Buddhism 0.20 % 0.12 % Unspecified 5
 Khmer Thailand 67,000 Khmer Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,432,000     511       5,879



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