Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,239,000

% 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 *
 Tai Laan Laos 700 Language unknown Buddhism 2.00 % 1.74 % Unspecified 1
 Thai, Isan Iceland 1,600 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Isan United States 87,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 2.00 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Toku-No-Shima Japan 4,900 Toku-No-Shima Buddhism 2.00 % 0.55 % Unspecified 1
 Kucong China 44,000 Kucong Buddhism 2.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Kucong Vietnam 8,000 Kucong Buddhism 2.00 % 1.24 % Translation Needed 1
 Mongol, Khalka Russia 3,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Taiwan 1,100 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka United States 16,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 2.00 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan, Deqen China 121,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 2.00 % 0.04 % New Testament 2
 Kui Thailand 432,000 Kuay Buddhism 2.00 % 0.41 % Complete Bible 9
 Khuen United States 2,800 Khuen Buddhism 2.00 % 0.10 % Translation Needed 1
 Khmer, Northern Cambodia 5,200 Khmer, Northern Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer, Northern Thailand 1,498,000 Khmer, Northern Buddhism 2.00 % 1.33 % Complete Bible 30
 Danu Myanmar (Burma) 115,000 Danu Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 2
 Bulang Myanmar (Burma) 15,000 Blang Buddhism 1.90 % 0.80 % New Testament 1
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 2,200 Thakali Buddhism 1.79 % Translation Started 1
Couratto Sri Lanka 7,100 Sinhala Buddhism 1.72 % Complete Bible 1
 Mongol, Khalka Korea, South 36,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.72 % 1.20 % Complete Bible 1
 Deaf Mongolia 17,000 Mongolian Sign Language Buddhism 1.72 % Unspecified 1
 Pa-O Myanmar (Burma) 860,000 Pa'o Buddhism 1.70 % 0.30 % New Testament 17
 Thai China, Macau 900 Thai Buddhism 1.70 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Greece 1,100 Japanese Buddhism 1.60 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Singapore 40,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.60 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
Heeri Sri Lanka 17,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.59 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,239,000     534       5,942