Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

504,878,000

% 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 *
 Nyenpa Bhutan 13,000 Nyenkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Nyaw Laos 18,000 Nyaw Buddhism 0.01 % 0.01 % Translation Needed 1
 Nyaw Thailand 81,000 Nyaw Buddhism 1.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 2
 Nyahkur Thailand 1,600 Nyahkur Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Nupbi Bhutan 3,000 Nupbikha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Larke Nepal 200 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Nubri Nepal 1,700 Nubri Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Newah Bhutan 3,600 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Mugal Nepal 300 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sherpa India 44,000 Nepali Buddhism 15.81 % Complete Bible -
 Gurung Ghaleg Bhutan 9,700 Nepali Buddhism 3.87 % Complete Bible 1
 Siyar Nepal 600 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Yakkha Bhutan 200 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhote Nepal 15,000 Nepali Buddhism 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Bhotia India 134,000 Nepali Buddhism 4.90 % Complete Bible 3
 Tamang Bhutan 9,200 Nepali Buddhism 3.59 % Complete Bible 1
 Tamang India 264,000 Nepali Buddhism 6.13 % Complete Bible -
 Tangbe Nepal 700 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Malimasa China 600 Naxi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Naju China 2,000 Naxi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Naxi, Northern China 3,400 Naxi Buddhism 4.00 % 0.20 % New Testament 1
 Mosuo China 58,000 Narua Buddhism 5.00 % 5.00 % Translation Needed -
 Namuyi China 9,000 Namuyi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Tangsa Tikhak India 2,700 Naga, Tangshang Buddhism 20.84 % Complete Bible -
 Naga Leinong Myanmar (Burma) 8,800 Naga, Lainong Buddhism 25.00 % 4.00 % Bible Portions -
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970