Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,315,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

686

Unreached Groups

533 (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 *
Porowakara Sri Lanka 61,000 Sinhala Buddhism 5.08 % Complete Bible -
Radava Sri Lanka 374,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.36 % Complete Bible -
Radayo Sri Lanka 1,800 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Rajaka Sri Lanka 154,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.03 % Complete Bible -
Salagama Sri Lanka 320,000 Sinhala Buddhism 12.16 % Complete Bible -
Sinhalese Sri Lanka 189,000 Sinhala Buddhism 6.81 % Complete Bible -
Tondagattan Sri Lanka 1,500 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Vellidura Sri Lanka 1,300 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Wahumpura Sri Lanka 8,422,000 Sinhala Buddhism 7.01 % Complete Bible -
Yamannu Sri Lanka 80,000 Sinhala Buddhism 3.68 % Complete Bible 2
 So Laos 89,000 So Buddhism 1.40 % 1.00 % Bible Portions 2
 So Thailand 75,000 So Buddhism 1.00 % 0.60 % Bible Portions 2
 Deaf Sri Lanka 109,000 Sri Lankan Sign Language Buddhism 8.38 % Bible Portions -
 Jiarong, Shangzhai China 5,200 sTodsde Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Kagate India 1,700 Syuba Buddhism 3.35 % Bible Portions 1
Kagate Nepal 700 Syuba Buddhism 0.78 % Bible Portions 1
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Tai Laing Buddhism 0.03 % 0.03 % Translation Started 2
 Tai Doi Myanmar (Burma) 5,100 Tai Loi Buddhism 5.00 % 1.00 % Translation Started 1
 Tai Doi Laos 300 Tai Loi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Myanmar (Burma) 102,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.11 % 0.11 % Bible Portions 2
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan China 490,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 10
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Laos 15,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Vietnam 109,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.19 % 0.17 % Bible Portions 2
 Tamang Bangladesh 700 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 2.29 % New Testament 1
 Tamang Nepal 1,758,000 Tamang, Eastern Buddhism 6.60 % New Testament -
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,315,000     533       5,942