Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,316,000

% 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 *
Salagama Sri Lanka 320,000 Sinhala Buddhism 12.16 % Complete Bible -
 Vietnamese France 322,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.00 % 1.80 % Complete Bible -
Hannali Sri Lanka 343,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.85 % Complete Bible -
 Deaf Thailand 358,000 Thai Sign Language Buddhism 1.10 % Bible Portions 7
Radava Sri Lanka 374,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.36 % Complete Bible -
Berava Sri Lanka 380,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.56 % Complete Bible -
 Batgama Sri Lanka 388,000 Sinhala Buddhism 1.48 % Complete Bible 8
 Chuanlan China 396,000 Chinese, Mandarin Buddhism 7.50 % 6.80 % Complete Bible -
 Deaf Myanmar (Burma) 406,000 Myanmar Sign Language Buddhism 8.98 % Bible Portions -
 Kui Thailand 432,000 Kuay Buddhism 2.00 % 0.41 % Complete Bible 9
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Singapore 443,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 12.00 % 7.00 % Complete Bible -
 Dawei, Tavoyan Myanmar (Burma) 455,000 Tavoyan Buddhism 0.10 % 0.04 % Unspecified 9
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan China 490,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 10
 Phu Thai Thailand 504,000 Phu Thai Buddhism 0.60 % 0.10 % Translation Started 10
 Chakma Bangladesh 528,000 Chakma Buddhism 7.47 % Complete Bible -
 Govigama Sri Lanka 573,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.90 % Complete Bible -
 Gurung Ghaleg Nepal 603,000 Gurung Buddhism 5.00 % New Testament -
 Han Chinese, Teochew Singapore 608,000 Chinese, Min Nan Buddhism 10.00 % 7.07 % Complete Bible -
 Bai, Southern China 671,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism 0.13 % 0.13 % Bible Portions 13
 Deaf Vietnam 736,000 Hanoi Sign Language Buddhism 9.43 % Bible Portions -
 Amdo, Hbrogpa China 743,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % New Testament 15
Durava Sri Lanka 745,000 Sinhala Buddhism 8.12 % Complete Bible -
 Tibetan Gtsang China 759,000 Tibetan, Central Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % Complete Bible 15
 Han Chinese, Hakka Indonesia 770,000 Chinese, Hakka Buddhism 29.00 % 6.00 % Complete Bible -
Gattara Sri Lanka 781,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.74 % Complete Bible -
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,316,000     534       5,943