Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

505,391,000

% of World Population

6.4 %

People Groups

680

Unreached Groups

532 (78.2 %)

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 *
 Broq-Pa Bhutan 5,700 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 Bangladesh 24,000 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 % New Testament 1
 Lama Pakistan 200 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Mon Pakistan 1,100 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Tibetan Pakistan 5,400 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Gara Pakistan 1,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Mangrik Pakistan 43,000 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Changpa Pakistan 200 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Rigzong Pakistan 1,400 Balti Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Beda Pakistan 300 Balti Buddhism 2.70 % Bible Portions 1
 Bai, Southern China 445,000 Bai, Southern Buddhism 2.80 % 2.80 % Bible Portions -
 Lawa China 108,000 Awa Buddhism 20.00 % 18.00 % Translation Needed -
 Dowaniya India 2,900 Assamese Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Amami-Oshima, Southern Japan 1,800 Amami-Oshima, Southern Buddhism 3.00 % 0.50 % Unspecified 1
Totals: 680 Peoples   505,391,000     532       5,920
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