Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

503,505,000

% of World Population

6.5 %

People Groups

689

Unreached Groups

540 (78.4 %)

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 *
 Thai, Isan Norway 18,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Isan New Zealand 8,400 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.80 % 0.10 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Isan Thailand 18,458,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.27 % New Testament 369
 Thai, Isan United States 85,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 2.00 % 0.10 % New Testament 2
 Tai Kaleun Laos 3,300 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Kaleun Thailand 8,800 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Northern Thailand 7,561,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.40 % 0.27 % New Testament 151
 Thai, Northern Laos 37,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Wang Thailand 8,800 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Southern Malaysia 4,100 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Thai, Southern Thailand 5,199,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.90 % 0.25 % Bible Portions 104
 Thai, Tak Bai Malaysia 4,100 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Thai, Tak Bai Thailand 22,000 Thai, Southern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Thakali Chimtan Nepal Unknown Thakali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 1,800 Thakali Buddhism 1.79 % Translation Needed 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 500 Thakali Buddhism 1.06 % Translation Needed 1
 Thami China 600 Thangmi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Amdo, Hbrogpa China 750,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 15
 Amdo, Rongba China 163,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 3
 Amdo, Rongmahbrogpa China 189,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Bible Portions 4
 Amdo, Rtahu China 101,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 2
 Golog China 168,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.02 % 0.01 % Bible Portions 3
 Hdzanggur China 5,600 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Sogwo Arig China 50,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Yonzhi China 4,200 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Totals: 689 Peoples   503,505,000     540       5,917
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