Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,239,000

% of World Population

6.3 %

People Groups

686

Unreached Groups

534 (77.8 %)

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 *
 Lao Ngaew Thailand 36,000 Thai Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Dzala Bhutan 17,000 Dzalakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Matpa Bhutan 20,000 Chocangacakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Nupbi Bhutan 3,000 Nupbikha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Nyenpa Bhutan 13,000 Nyenkha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Thai, Tak Bai Malaysia 4,300 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
 Lao Wieng Thailand 59,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.60 % 0.60 % Unspecified 1
 Lao Lom Thailand 29,000 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Buriat, Chinese China 168,000 Buriat, China Buddhism 1.00 % 0.90 % Unspecified 3
 Buriat, Russian Kazakhstan 700 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 12.00 % 0.80 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Turkmenistan 600 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 6.00 % 3.00 % Complete Bible -
 Buriat, Russian Uzbekistan 1,100 Buriat, Russia Buddhism 7.00 % 0.50 % Complete Bible -
 Tangbe Nepal 700 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Thakali Marphali Nepal 2,200 Thakali Buddhism 1.79 % Translation Started 1
Thakali Tin Gaule Nepal 500 Thakali Buddhism 1.06 % Translation Started 1
 Tokpegola Nepal 1,700 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Mro-Khimi Myanmar (Burma) 200,000 Mro-Khimi Buddhism 7.40 % 5.00 % New Testament -
 Bahra Gaunle Nepal 500 Lhowa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
 Angku China 8,100 Kon Keu Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Lap, Lakha Bhutan 11,000 Lakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Tseku Bhutan 6,500 Tseku Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Tseku China 14,000 Tseku Buddhism 0.10 % 0.10 % Translation Needed 1
 Layakha Bhutan 3,500 Layakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
Lunape Bhutan 1,200 Lunanakha Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,239,000     534       5,942