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South Asia Buddhist Cluster – People Groups
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Population Least Reached Progress Scale # Peoples by Ctry # Unreached Peoples % Peoples Unreached Primary Religion Ethnic Code Photo
Adap300Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50 
Ahinkuntaya60,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Aiton4,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY49cP
Aiton
Asho Khyang171,0004 3133.3 % BuddhismMSY50cP
Asho Khyang
Badahala112,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Bahra Gaunle400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50#P
Bahra Gaunle
Barua13,000Y1 33100.0 % BuddhismCNN25bP
Barua
Batgama373,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Berava365,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Bhote12,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Bhote
Bintanna6,7002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Bodhivansha15,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Bumthangpa22,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50aP
Bumthangpa
Chak5,200Y1 33100.0 % BuddhismMSY50cP
Chak
Chali1,800Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50aP
Chali
Chhairottan40Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Chhairottan
Couratto6,800Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Dakpa4,500Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY50aP
Dakpa
Demala Gattara8,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Dodda-Weddah37,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Dolpa3,900Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Dolpa
Dowaniya2,900Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Dowaniya
Drukpa226,000Y1 33100.0 % BuddhismMSY50aP
Drukpa
Durava715,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Dzala16,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Dzala
Gahala11,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Gattara750,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Gauraykwallu19,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Gongduk2,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Gongduk
Govigama550,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25qP
Govigama
Govigama Patti27,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Govigama Radala27,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Gurung608,0002 4250.0 % BuddhismMSY50eP
Gurung
Gurung Ghale21,0002 100.0 % BuddhismMSY50 
Gyalsumdo400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Handi1,700Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Hannali329,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Hanomoreyo5,300Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Heeri17,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Henawalayo19,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Hinna239,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Hunna89,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Jirel5,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Jirel
Karava1,063,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Khampti27,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY49cP
Khampti
Kheng34,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50aP
Kheng
Kiddea15,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Kinnara28,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Konta Durayi1,900Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Kurtokha2,100Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50aP
Kurtokha
Kustarogiyo15,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Kyerung11,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Kyerung
Lap, Lakha10,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Lap, Lakha
Larke200Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Larke
Layakha3,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50aP
Layakha
Lhokpu3,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Lhokpu
Lhomi4,400Y1 3266.7 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Lhomi
Loba4,700Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Loba
Lonpa700Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25f 
Lunape1,200Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50 
Mangrik79,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismCNN25iP
Mangrik
Matpa20,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50aP
Matpa
Mon (Buddhist traditions)200Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Mugal300Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Mugal
Naaba600Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50q 
Nau Buddh973,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25gP
Nau Buddh
Navandanna1,144,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Ngalong87,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50P
Ngalong
Nubri1,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50r 
Nupbi2,900Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50aP
Nupbi
Nyenpa12,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50aP
Nyenpa
Oli30,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Pamunu30,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Pankhu3,900Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25bP
Pankhu
Pannikki240,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Pidayne Danno8,700Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Porowakara58,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Radava359,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Radayo1,700Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Rajaka148,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Rigzong9,100Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Rigzong
Rodiya18,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Salagama308,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Sampang1,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50 
Sharchop110,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY50aP
Sharchop
Sherpa153,0002 5480.0 % BuddhismMSY50qP
Sherpa
Sherpa Helambu2,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Sherpa Helambu
Sinhalese182,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Sinhalese420,000Y1 171270.6 % BuddhismCNN25qP
Sinhalese
Siyar500Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Siyar
Tai Darai500Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50r 
Tai Taroi3,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN23d 
Tamang1,681,0002 4250.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Tamang
Tangchanghya36,0002 100.0 % BuddhismMSY50pP
Tangchanghya
Thakali Chimtan40Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50zP
Thakali Chimtan
Thakali Marphali1,800Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25kP
Thakali Marphali
Thakali Tin Gaule400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25k 
Tibetan Gtsang764,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Tibetan Gtsang
Tokpegola1,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25kP
Tokpegola
Tondagattan1,500Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Tseku20,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismMSY50rP
Tseku
Tsum2,200Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismMSY50r 
Vellidura1,200Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Wahumpura8,095,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25qP
Wahumpura
Yamannu76,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25q 
Totals:  105 Peoples 21,216,000 71 2 150 107 71.3 %  Buddhism   52
Data Notes
Data Sources
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South Asia Buddhist Cluster – People Progress

% of People Groups [1]
 
% of Population in People Group [1] [2]
 
Progress Level Peoples % of Peoples Population % of Population [2]
  1 - Unreached 107 71.3 % 3,610,000 17.0 %
  2 - Minimally reached 41 27.3 % 17,436,000 82.2 %
  3 - Superficially reached 1 0.7 % 1,900 0.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 1 0.7 % 168,000 0.8 %
  5 - Significantly reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
Totals 150   21,216,000  


NOTES:
  1. Small Values: Values less than .3% are not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity.
  2. % of Population in People Group:  The percentage of the population that lives in a people group at each progress level. Not every person living in an unreached people group is necessarily unreached.
South Asia Buddhist Cluster – People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
 

Aiton
4,000
in 1 Country


Asho Khyang
171,000
in 3 Countries


Bahra Gaunle
400
in 1 Country


Barua
13,000
in 3 Countries


Bhote
12,000
in 1 Country


Bumthangpa
22,000
in 1 Country


Chak
5,200
in 3 Countries


Chali
1,800
in 1 Country


Chhairottan
40
in 1 Country


Dakpa
4,500
in 2 Countries


Dolpa
3,900
in 1 Country


Dowaniya
2,900
in 1 Country


Drukpa
226,000
in 3 Countries


Dzala
16,000
in 1 Country


Gongduk
2,400
in 1 Country


Govigama
550,000
in 1 Country


Gurung
608,000
in 4 Countries


Jirel
5,400
in 1 Country


Khampti
27,000
in 2 Countries


Kheng
34,000
in 1 Country


Kurtokha
2,100
in 1 Country


Kyerung
11,000
in 2 Countries


Lap, Lakha
10,000
in 1 Country


Larke
200
in 1 Country


Layakha
3,400
in 1 Country


Lhokpu
3,400
in 1 Country


Lhomi
4,400
in 3 Countries


Loba
4,700
in 2 Countries


Mangrik
79,000
in 2 Countries


Matpa
20,000
in 1 Country


Mugal
300
in 1 Country


Nau Buddh
973,000
in 1 Country


Ngalong
87,000
in 1 Country


Nupbi
2,900
in 1 Country


Nyenpa
12,000
in 1 Country


Pankhu
3,900
in 1 Country


Rigzong
9,100
in 2 Countries


Sharchop
110,000
in 2 Countries


Sherpa
153,000
in 5 Countries


Sherpa Helambu
2,400
in 1 Country


Sinhalese
420,000
in 17 Countries


Siyar
500
in 1 Country


Tamang
1,681,000
in 4 Countries


Tangchanghya
36,000
in 1 Country


Thakali Chimtan
40
in 1 Country


Thakali Marphali
1,800
in 1 Country


Tibetan Gtsang
764,000
in 2 Countries


Tokpegola
1,400
in 1 Country


Tseku
20,000
in 2 Countries


Wahumpura
8,095,000
in 1 Country

South Asia Buddhist People Photos   *** Note:  Only people groups with photos available are displayed here.***
South Asia Buddhist Cluster – Languages
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Language
Code
Peoples-by-Ctry
Primary
Language
Unreached
Primary
Language
Bible
Status
Bible
Locator
Audio NT
Online
Jesus
Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Adiadi11Complete
Aitonaio11Trans Started
Assameseasm22Complete
Baltibft22Portions
Bengaliben22Complete
Binebon11NT
Brokpakesgt11Trans Needed
Bumthangkhakjz11Portions
Chakckh22Trans Started
Chalikhatgf11Trans Needed
Chin, Ashocsh33Complete
Chittagonianctg11NT
Chocangacakhacgk11Trans Needed
Dakpakhadka11Unspecified
Dzalakhadzl11Trans Needed
Dzongkhadzo55Complete
Ghale, Southernghe11NT
Gongdukgoe11Trans Needed
Gurunggvr22NT
Hyolmoscp11NT
Jireljul11NT
Kangrixnr11NT
Khamtikht11Trans Started
Khamyangksu11Unspecified
Khengkhaxkf11Portions
Kurtokhaxkz11Trans Needed
Kyerungkgy22Trans Needed
Ladakhilbj22Complete
Lakhalkh11Trans Needed
Language unknownxxx11Unspecified
Layakhalya11Trans Needed
Lhokpulhp11Trans Needed
Lhomilhm33NT
Lhowaloy22Portions
Lunanakhaluk11Trans Needed
Marathimar11Complete
Naabanao11Trans Needed
Nepalinpi88Complete
Nubrikte22Unspecified
Nupbikhanpb11Trans Needed
Nyenkhaneh11Trans Needed
Pangkhuapkh11Trans Needed
Rakhinerki11Portions
Sampangrav11NT
Sherpaxsr66NT
Singphosgp11Complete
Sinhalasin6161Complete
Tamang, Easterntaj22NT
Tamang, Westerntdg11NT
Tangchangyatnv11Trans Needed
Thakaliths33Trans Needed
Tibetan, Centralbod22Complete
Tsekutsk22Trans Needed
Tshanglatsj22Portions
Tsumttz11Trans Needed
Totals: 55 150 150   29 11 20 44 4
Data Notes
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South Asia Buddhist Cluster – Religions
Values less than .3% not shown on pie charts for labeling clarity

South Asia Buddhist Cluster – Details
 
Summary
Affinity Bloc South Asian Peoples
Population 21,216,000
Peoples (by Country) 150
Gateway / Largest People Wahumpura
Languages 55
Largest Language Sinhala
Primary Religion Buddhism
% Professing Christian 6.1%
% Evangelical 0.1%
Cluster Progress Level 2 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 150   21,216,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 140 (93.3%) 20,963,000 (98.8%)
Unreached Peoples 107 (71.3%) 3,610,000 (17.0%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
Africa, North and Middle East3(2.0%)83,000(0.4%)
America, North and Caribbean3(2.0%)48,000(0.2%)
Asia, Northeast7(4.7%)834,000(3.9%)
Asia, South123(82.0%)19,789,000(93.3%)
Asia, Southeast8(5.3%)273,000(1.3%)
Australia and Pacific2(1.3%)113,000(0.5%)
Europe, Western4(2.7%)76,000(0.4%)

Resources Peoples   Population  
Complete Bible 88 (58.7%) 18,718,000 (88.2%)
New Testament 109 (72.7%) 20,812,000 (98.1%)
Portions 118 (78.7%) 21,040,000 (99.2%)
Online Audio NT 91 (60.7%) 19,292,000 (90.9%)
Jesus Film 106 (70.7%) 20,941,000 (98.7%)
Gospel Recordings 137 (91.3%) 21,149,000 (99.7%)
 

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