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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 % BuddhismCNN25 
Ahinkuntaya60,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Aiton4,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Aiton
Badahala113,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Bahra Gaunle400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Bahra Gaunle
Barua13,000Y1 33100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Batgama375,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Berava366,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Bhote13,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Bhote
Bintanna6,7002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Bodhivansha15,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Bumthangpa22,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Bumthangpa
Chak5,200Y1 33100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Chak
Chali1,800Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Chali
Chhairottan40Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Chhairottan
Couratto6,900Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Dakpa4,500Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Dakpa
Demala Gattara8,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Dodda-Weddah37,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Dolpa3,900Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Dolpa
Dowaniya2,900Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Dowaniya
Drukpa229,000Y1 33100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Drukpa
Durava718,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Dzala17,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Dzala
Gahala11,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Gattara753,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Gauraykwallu19,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Gongduk2,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Gongduk
Govigama553,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Govigama
Govigama Patti27,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Govigama Radala27,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Gurung615,0002 4250.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Gurung
Gurung Ghale22,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Gyalsumdo400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Handi1,700Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Hannali331,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Hanomoreyo5,300Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Heeri17,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Henawalayo19,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Hinna240,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Hunna90,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Jirel5,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Jirel
Karava1,067,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Khampti26,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Khampti
Kheng35,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Kheng
Kiddea15,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Kinnara28,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Konta Durayi1,900Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Kurtokha2,100Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Kurtokha
Kustarogiyo15,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Kyerung12,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Kyerung
Lap, Lakha11,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Lap, Lakha
Larke200Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Larke
Layakha3,500Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Layakha
Lhokpu3,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Lhokpu
Lhomi4,400Y1 3266.7 % BuddhismCNN25P
Lhomi
Loba4,700Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Loba
Lonpa700Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Lunape1,200Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Mangrik75,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Mangrik
Matpa20,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Matpa
Mon (Buddhist traditions)200Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Mugal300Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Mugal
Naaba600Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Nau Buddh194,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Nau Buddh
Navandanna1,148,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Ngalong88,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Ngalong
Nubri1,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Nupbi3,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Nupbi
Nyenpa13,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Nyenpa
Oli30,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Pamunu30,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Pankhu4,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Pankhu
Pannikki241,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Pidayne Danno8,800Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Porowakara59,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Radava361,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Radayo1,700Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Rajaka148,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Rigzong8,900Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Rigzong
Rodiya18,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Salagama309,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Sampang1,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Sharchop66,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Sharchop
Sherpa155,0002 5480.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Sherpa
Sherpa Helambu2,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Sherpa Helambu
Sinhalese183,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Sinhalese424,000Y1 171270.6 % BuddhismCNN25P
Sinhalese
Siyar500Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Siyar
Tai Darai500Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Tai Taroi3,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Tamang1,703,0002 4250.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Tamang
Tangchanghya37,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Tangchanghya
Thakali Chimtan40Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Thakali Chimtan
Thakali Marphali1,800Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Thakali Marphali
Thakali Tin Gaule400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Tibetan Gtsang767,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Tibetan Gtsang
Tokpegola1,400Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Tokpegola
Tondagattan1,500Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Tseku22,000Y1 22100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Tseku
Tsum2,300Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Vellidura1,200Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Wahumpura8,129,0002 100.0 % BuddhismCNN25P
Wahumpura
Yamannu77,000Y1 11100.0 % BuddhismCNN25 
Totals:  104 Peoples 20,333,000 71 2 146 105 71.9 %  Buddhism   49
Data Notes
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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 105 71.9 % 2,802,000 13.8 %
  2 - Minimally reached 41 28.1 % 17,531,000 86.2 %
  3 - Superficially reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  4 - Partially reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
  5 - Significantly reached 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 %
Totals 146   20,333,000  


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


Bahra Gaunle
400
in 1 Country


Bhote
13,000
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
229,000
in 3 Countries


Dzala
17,000
in 1 Country


Gongduk
2,400
in 1 Country


Govigama
553,000
in 1 Country


Gurung
615,000
in 4 Countries


Jirel
5,400
in 1 Country


Khampti
26,000
in 2 Countries


Kheng
35,000
in 1 Country


Kurtokha
2,100
in 1 Country


Kyerung
12,000
in 2 Countries


Lap, Lakha
11,000
in 1 Country


Larke
200
in 1 Country


Layakha
3,500
in 1 Country


Lhokpu
3,400
in 1 Country


Lhomi
4,400
in 3 Countries


Loba
4,700
in 2 Countries


Mangrik
75,000
in 2 Countries


Matpa
20,000
in 1 Country


Mugal
300
in 1 Country


Nau Buddh
194,000
in 1 Country


Ngalong
88,000
in 1 Country


Nupbi
3,000
in 1 Country


Nyenpa
13,000
in 1 Country


Pankhu
4,000
in 1 Country


Rigzong
8,900
in 2 Countries


Sharchop
66,000
in 1 Country


Sherpa
155,000
in 5 Countries


Sherpa Helambu
2,400
in 1 Country


Sinhalese
424,000
in 17 Countries


Siyar
500
in 1 Country


Tamang
1,703,000
in 4 Countries


Tangchanghya
37,000
in 1 Country


Thakali Chimtan
40
in 1 Country


Thakali Marphali
1,800
in 1 Country


Tibetan Gtsang
767,000
in 2 Countries


Tokpegola
1,400
in 1 Country


Tseku
22,000
in 2 Countries


Wahumpura
8,129,000
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 Needed
Assameseasm22Complete
Baltibft22Portions
Bengaliben22Complete
Binebon11NT
Brokpakesgt11Trans Needed
Bumthangkhakjz11Portions
Chakckh22Trans Needed
Chalikhatgf11Trans Needed
Chittagonianctg11NT
Chocangacakhacgk11Trans Needed
Dakpakhadka11Unspecified
Dzalakhadzl11Trans Needed
Dzongkhadzo55Complete
Ghale, Southernghe11NT
Gongdukgoe11Trans Needed
Gurunggvr22NT
Hindihin11Complete
Hyolmoscp11NT
Jireljul11NT
Kangrixnr11NT
Khamtikht11Unspecified
Khamyangksu11Unspecified
Khengkhaxkf11NT
Kurtokhaxkz11Trans Needed
Kyerungkgy22Unspecified
Ladakhilbj22Complete
Lakhalkh11Trans Needed
Language unknownxxx11Unspecified
Layakhalya11Trans Needed
Lhokpulhp11Trans Needed
Lhomilhm33NT
Lhowaloy22Portions
Lunanakhaluk11Trans Needed
Naabanao11Unspecified
Nepalinpi88Complete
Nubrikte22Trans Needed
Nupbikhanpb11Trans Needed
Nyenkhaneh11Trans Needed
Pangkhuapkh11Trans Needed
Rakhinerki11Portions
Sampangrav11NT
Sherpaxsr66NT
Singphosgp11Complete
Sinhalasin6161Complete
Tamang, Easterntaj22NT
Tamang, Westerntdg11NT
Tangchangyatnv11Trans Needed
Thakaliths33Trans Needed
Tibetan, Centralbod22Complete
Tsekutsk22Trans Needed
Tshanglatsj11NT
Tsumttz11Trans Needed
Totals: 54 146 146   28 11 19 43 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 20,333,000
Peoples (by Country) 146
Gateway / Largest People Wahumpura
Languages 54
Largest Language Sinhala
Primary Religion Buddhism
% Professing Christian 6.3%
% Evangelical 0.0%
Cluster Progress Level 2 

Peoples Count   Population  
Peoples (by Country) 146   20,333,000  
Peoples in 10/40 Window 136 (93.2%) 20,079,000 (98.7%)
Unreached Peoples 105 (71.9%) 2,802,000 (13.8%)

Regions Peoples   Population  
Africa, North and Middle East3(2.1%)85,000(0.4%)
America, North and Caribbean3(2.1%)48,000(0.2%)
Asia, Northeast6(4.1%)793,000(3.9%)
Asia, South121(82.9%)19,111,000(94.0%)
Asia, Southeast7(4.8%)106,000(0.5%)
Australia and Pacific2(1.4%)114,000(0.6%)
Europe, Western4(2.7%)76,000(0.4%)

Resources Peoples   Population  
Complete Bible 85 (58.2%) 17,840,000 (87.7%)
New Testament 108 (74.0%) 20,072,000 (98.7%)
Portions 114 (78.1%) 20,151,000 (99.1%)
Online Audio NT 91 (62.3%) 18,610,000 (91.5%)
Jesus Film 102 (69.9%) 20,051,000 (98.6%)
Gospel Recordings 133 (91.1%) 20,264,000 (99.7%)
 

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