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 *
 Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 31,494,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.08 % Complete Bible 630
 Khoton Mongolia 13,000 Kalmyk-Oirat Buddhism ☀︎ 0.10 % 0.08 % New Testament 1
 Chaungtha Myanmar (Burma) 186,000 Rakhine Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Bible Portions 4
 Burmese Australia 18,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Cambodia 5,300 Burmese Buddhism ☀︎ 0.09 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Burmese Finland 2,200 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.07 % Complete Bible 1
 Intha Myanmar (Burma) 103,000 Intha Buddhism 0.10 % 0.07 % Translation Started 2
 Palaung, Pale Myanmar (Burma) 295,000 Palaung, Ruching Buddhism ☀︎ 0.10 % 0.06 % Complete Bible 6
 Tai Lue Myanmar (Burma) 62,000 Lu Buddhism 0.20 % 0.06 % New Testament 1
 Bulang China 105,000 Blang Buddhism ☀︎ 0.06 % 0.06 % New Testament 2
 Khuen Laos 13,000 Khuen Buddhism ☀︎ 0.06 % 0.06 % Translation Needed 1
 Burmese Canada 4,400 Burmese Buddhism 0.11 % 0.05 % Complete Bible 1
 Amdo, Hbrogpa China 743,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism ☀︎ 0.05 % 0.05 % New Testament 15
 Amdo, Rongmahbrogpa China 187,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism ☀︎ 0.05 % 0.05 % New Testament 4
 Lao Krang Thailand 59,000 Language unknown Buddhism ☀︎ 0.06 % 0.05 % Unspecified 1
 Khmu, Puman China 30,000 U Buddhism ☀︎ 0.05 % 0.05 % Unspecified 1
 Tai He Laos 4,300 Language unknown Buddhism ☀︎ 0.05 % 0.05 % Unspecified 1
 Rakhine Myanmar (Burma) 2,598,000 Rakhine Buddhism ☀︎ 0.10 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 52
 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
 Tibetan, Deqen China 121,000 Tibetan, Khams Buddhism 2.00 % 0.04 % New Testament 2
 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
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,717,000     511       5,880



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