Religion: Buddhism What is Primary Religion?

Population of Adherents

501,256,000

% 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 *
 Sherpa Bhutan 9,800 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa China 1,200 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Sherpa United States 5,100 Sherpa Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Shixing China 3,600 Shuhi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Sinhalese Australia 70,000 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sinhalese Denmark 7,100 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sinhalese India 5,200 Sinhala Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Siyar Nepal 600 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Sogwo Arig China 49,000 Tibetan, Amdo Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Soyot Russia 3,600 Tuvan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Tai Bueng Thailand 6,700 Thai Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Doi Laos 300 Tai Loi Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Tai Gapong Laos 500 Phu Thai Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Started 1
 Tai Gapong Thailand 2,300 Language unknown Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Unspecified 1
 Tai He Laos 4,200 Language unknown Buddhism 0.05 % 0.05 % Unspecified 1
 Tai Kaleun Thailand 9,000 Thai, Northeastern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tai Khang Laos 27,000 Kang Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Translation Needed 1
 Tai Khun Myanmar (Burma) 130,000 Khun Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 3
 Tai Laing Myanmar (Burma) 114,000 Tai Laing Buddhism 0.03 % 0.03 % Translation Needed 2
 Tai Lue Laos 134,000 Lu Buddhism 0.10 % 0.10 % New Testament 3
 Tai Man, Shan China 700 Shan Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Nua, Chinese Shan Laos 15,000 Tai Nua Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Bible Portions 1
Tai Taroi India 2,500 Singpho Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
 Tai Wang Thailand 9,000 Thai, Northern Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % New Testament 1
 Tangbe Nepal 700 Nepali Buddhism 0.00 % 0.00 % Complete Bible 1
Totals: 686 Peoples   501,256,000     534       5,943