Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,098,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

687

Unreached Groups

539 (78.5 %)

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 *
Bogum India 200 Bugun Buddhism 14.19 % New Testament -
 Khowa India 1,400 Bugun Buddhism 21.09 % New Testament -
 Bru, Western Laos 87,000 Bru, Western Buddhism 12.00 % 8.00 % Bible Portions -
 Bru, Western Thailand 24,000 Bru, Western Buddhism 8.00 % 6.00 % Bible Portions -
 Bru, Eastern Thailand 25,000 Bru, Eastern Buddhism 2.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Dakpa India 100 Brokpake Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Broq-Pa Bhutan 5,600 Brokpake Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Monpa Dirang Bhutan 200 Brokpake Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Monpa Tawang Bhutan 500 Brokpake Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Bonan, Tongren China 7,400 Bonan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Bulang Myanmar (Burma) 15,000 Blang Buddhism 1.90 % 0.80 % New Testament 1
 Bulang China 107,000 Blang Buddhism 0.06 % 0.06 % New Testament 2
 Bulang Thailand 1,400 Blang Buddhism 4.00 % 0.40 % New Testament 1
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 400 Bine Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Chak India 300 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Barua India 1,300 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Khas Bhutan 1,000 Bengali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Walang, Bantawa Bhutan 3,600 Bantawa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Mon Pakistan 1,300 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tibetan Pakistan 6,700 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Bodh (Buddhist traditions) Pakistan 900 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Broq-Pa Pakistan 5,900 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Gara Pakistan 1,200 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Mangrik Pakistan 54,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Changpa Pakistan 200 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Totals: 687 Peoples   505,098,000     539       5,929
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