Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

503,127,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

683

Unreached Groups

531 (77.7 %)

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 *
 Wahumpura Sri Lanka 8,293,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.01 % Complete Bible -
 Mahar (Buddhist traditions) India 11,095,000 Marathi Buddhism 0.13 % Complete Bible 222
 Khmer Cambodia 14,236,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.20 % 1.90 % Complete Bible 285
 Thai, Isan Thailand 18,498,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.27 % New Testament 370
 Thai Thailand 22,649,000 Thai Buddhism 0.30 % 0.27 % Complete Bible 453
 Burmese Myanmar (Burma) 31,383,000 Burmese Buddhism 0.35 % 0.08 % Complete Bible 628
 Vietnamese, Kinh Vietnam 81,378,000 Vietnamese Buddhism 9.40 % 1.40 % Complete Bible -
 Japanese Japan 120,474,000 Japanese Buddhism 1.20 % 0.30 % Complete Bible 2,409
Totals: 683 Peoples   503,127,000     531       5,962


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