Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

502,717,000

% of World Population

6.2 %

People Groups

666

Unreached Groups

511 (76.7 %)

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 *
 Japanese Vietnam 9,800 Japanese Buddhism 1.50 % 0.50 % Complete Bible 1
 Japanese Samoa 1,500 Japanese Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Kachin India 44,000 Jingpho Buddhism 0.47 % Complete Bible 1
 Yehlmo Nepal 12,000 Hyolmo Buddhism 0.99 % New Testament 1
 Tai Khang China 42,000 Kang Buddhism 1.00 % 0.30 % Translation Needed 1
 Tai Khang Laos 28,000 Kang Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Bumthangpa Bhutan 23,000 Bumthangkha Buddhism 0.59 % Bible Portions 1
 Karen, Kayah Western Myanmar (Burma) 163,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism 28.00 % 20.00 % New Testament -
 Karen, Kayah Western Thailand 23,000 Kayah, Western Buddhism 28.00 % 2.00 % New Testament -
 Thai, Northern Laos 40,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism ☀︎ 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Thai, Northern Thailand 7,787,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.20 % 0.03 % New Testament 156
 Khamti, Khamti Shan Myanmar (Burma) 9,000 Khamti Buddhism 1.00 % 1.00 % New Testament 1
 Khampti India 21,000 Adi Buddhism 0.89 % Complete Bible 1
 Kheng Bhutan 36,000 Khengkha Buddhism 0.20 % 0.20 % New Testament 1
 Khmer Australia 37,000 Khmer Buddhism 5.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer Belgium 500 Khmer Buddhism 7.00 % 1.00 % Complete Bible -
 Khmer Canada 23,000 Khmer Buddhism 1.00 % 0.60 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer Cambodia 14,384,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.10 % 1.30 % Complete Bible 288
 Khmer France 71,000 Khmer Buddhism 1.00 % 0.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer Germany 13,000 Khmer Buddhism 4.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer Korea, South 47,000 Khmer Buddhism 4.00 % 2.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer Laos 7,800 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.60 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer New Zealand 9,800 Khmer Buddhism 3.00 % 1.40 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer Thailand 67,000 Khmer Buddhism 0.20 % 0.10 % Complete Bible 1
 Khmer United Kingdom 11,000 Khmer Buddhism 3.20 % 1.70 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 666 Peoples   502,717,000     511       5,880



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