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 *
 Japanese Canada 58,000 Japanese Buddhism 3.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Bulang Myanmar (Burma) 15,000 Blang Buddhism 1.90 % 0.80 % New Testament 1
 Lao Argentina 2,000 Lao Buddhism 10.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible -
 Oy Laos 25,000 Oy Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Unspecified 1
 Lao Phuan Laos 153,000 Phuan Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Translation Needed 3
 Tuvan, Uriankhai Mongolia 42,000 Tuvan Buddhism 1.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible 1
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 12.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible -
 Tai Man, Shan Myanmar (Burma) 4,504,000 Shan Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 90
 Mon Myanmar (Burma) 1,138,000 Mon Buddhism 0.90 % 0.82 % Complete Bible 23
 Mongol, Khalka Mongolia 2,381,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.50 % 0.86 % Complete Bible 48
 Lao Myanmar (Burma) 25,000 Lao Buddhism 3.00 % 0.90 % Complete Bible 1
Lao Song Thailand 37,000 Thai Song Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Bible Portions 1
 Kui Laos 49,000 Kuay Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Complete Bible 1
 Buriat, Chinese China 168,000 Buriat, China Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Unspecified 3
 Bayad Mongolia 66,000 Mongolian, Halh Buddhism 1.20 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Pa-O Thailand 900 Pa'o Buddhism 25.00 % 1.00 % New Testament -
 Thai Spain 1,400 Thai Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Thai Ukraine 3,500 Thai Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bru, Eastern Thailand 26,000 Bru, Eastern Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese American Samoa 800 Japanese Buddhism 5.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer Belgium 500 Khmer Buddhism 7.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese Spain 600 Vietnamese Buddhism 8.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Kunigami Japan 4,800 Kunigami Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Unspecified 1
 Sinhalese Brunei 1,200 Sinhala Buddhism 8.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Sinhalese China, Hong Kong 800 Sinhala Buddhism 1.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,256,000     534       5,943