Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,717,000

% of World Population

6.2 %

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 *
 Khampa Eastern China 1,597,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism ☀︎ 0.05 % 0.01 % New Testament 32
 Khampa, Northern China 151,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism ☀︎ 0.02 % 0.01 % New Testament 3
 Khampa, Western China 267,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism ☀︎ 0.01 % 0.01 % New Testament 5
 Qiang, Cimulin China 17,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism ☀︎ 0.01 % 0.01 % Unspecified 1
 Qiang, Luhua China 24,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism ☀︎ 0.01 % 0.01 % Unspecified 1
 Qiang, Mawo China 20,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism ☀︎ 0.01 % 0.01 % Unspecified 1
 Qiang, Yadu China 39,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism ☀︎ 0.01 % 0.01 % Unspecified 1
 Tibetan Gtsang China 758,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism ☀︎ 0.02 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 15
 Xiangcheng China 14,000 Qiang, Northern Buddhism ☀︎ 0.01 % 0.01 % Unspecified 1
 Nyaw Laos 19,000 Nyaw Buddhism ☀︎ 0.01 % 0.01 % Translation Needed 1
 Mongolian, Peripheral China 5,581,000 Mongolian, Peripheral Buddhism ☀︎ 0.04 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 112
 Mongol, Khalka China 68,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism ☀︎ 0.02 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 1
 Monba, Cona China 45,000 Tshangla Buddhism ☀︎ 0.03 % 0.02 % New Testament 1
 Tibetan, Central United States 27,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism ☀︎ 0.02 % 0.02 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 116,000 Tai Laing Buddhism ☀︎ 0.03 % 0.03 % Translation Started 2
 Jiarong, Situ China 206,000 Jiarong Buddhism ☀︎ 0.03 % 0.03 % Bible Portions 4
 Thai, Northern Thailand 7,787,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.20 % 0.03 % New Testament 156
 Lao Vietnam 18,000 Lao Buddhism 3.40 % 0.03 % Complete Bible 1
 Tibetan, Central China 939,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism ☀︎ 0.04 % 0.03 % Complete Bible 19
 Lao Wieng Thailand 59,000 Language unknown Buddhism ☀︎ 0.03 % 0.03 % Unspecified 1
 Tibetan, Deqen China 121,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 2.00 % 0.04 % New Testament 2
 Phu Thai Laos 237,000 Phu Thai Buddhism 0.50 % 0.04 % Translation Started 5
 Dawei, Tavoyan Myanmar (Burma) 462,000 Tavoyan Buddhism ☀︎ 0.10 % 0.04 % Bible Portions 9
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) 2,598,000 Rakhine Buddhism ☀︎ 0.10 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 52
 Tai He Laos 4,300 Language unknown Buddhism ☀︎ 0.05 % 0.05 % Unspecified 1
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,717,000     511       5,880



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