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 *
Gurung Ghale Nepal 26,000 Ghale, Southern Buddhism 6.40 % New Testament -
 Bunan China 2,200 Gahri Buddhism 0.20 % 0.20 % Bible Portions 1
Bodh (Gahri) India 2,600 Gahri Buddhism 0.18 % Bible Portions 1
 Ersu China 45,000 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Luzu China 1,300 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Manyak China 2,400 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Menia China 1,600 Ersu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Chinese, general Anguilla 300 English Buddhism 30.00 % 5.00 % Complete Bible -
 Drukpa Bhutan 218,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 4
 Drukpa, Dzongkha Denmark 600 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Drukpa India 14,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Ngalong Bhutan 89,000 Dzongkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 2
 Dzala Bhutan 17,000 Dzalakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Danu Myanmar (Burma) 117,000 Danu Buddhism 2.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 2
 Danau Myanmar (Burma) 129,000 Danau Buddhism 0.50 % 0.40 % Translation Needed 3
 Dakpa Bhutan 4,500 Dakpakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Choni China 172,000 Choni Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % Unspecified 3
 Tibetan, Zhugqu China 50,000 Choni Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Chong Cambodia 1,600 Chong Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Unspecified 1
 Chong Thailand 2,000 Chong Buddhism 0.80 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Matpa Bhutan 20,000 Chocangacakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Kuki Chin Bangladesh 124,000 Chittagonian Buddhism 11.41 % New Testament -
Barua Bangladesh 34,000 Chittagonian Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
Khami Bangladesh 5,800 Chittagonian Buddhism 4.63 % New Testament 1
 Han Chinese, Cantonese Myanmar (Burma) 75,000 Chinese, Yue Buddhism 2.00 % 1.30 % Complete Bible 2
Totals: 683 Peoples   504,878,000     531       5,970