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StatusPG Name Country Of Birth IMB Affinity Group Affinity Bloc Primary Religion Population Total
 
LametLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism30
LaoLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism450,000
Nepali, LimbuNepalSouth Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism900
Nepali, SherpaNepalSouth Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism4,200
Nepali, GurungNepalSouth Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism1,200
MongolianMongoliaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism13,000
BolovenLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism37,500
BraoLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism100
Oirat, Western MongolMongoliaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism1,700
OkinawanJapanEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism14,000
Sri Lankan, SinhaleseSri LankaSouth Asian PeoplesSouth Asian PeoplesBuddhism17,000
Sino-VietnameseVietnamEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism3,700
Cambodian, KhmerCambodiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism225,000
KhmuLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism9,100
TibetanChinaEast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism - Lamaism10,500
Chinese, TeochewMalaysiaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Mahayana32,000
Chinese, HakkaTaiwanEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Mahayana4,700
Chinese, CantoneseHong KongEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Mahayana471,000
Chinese, MandarinChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Mahayana2,391,070
Chinese, Fuzhou Min DongChinaEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Mahayana19,000
Chinese, HokkienTaiwanEast Asian PeoplesEast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Mahayana203,000
VietnameseVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Mahayana1,737,433
MonMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada100
Burmese, BhamaMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada94,000
RakhineMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada350
ThaiThailandSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada172,000
Thai, IsaanThailandSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada1,250
Karen, PwoMyanmar [Burma]Southeast Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesBuddhism - Theravada5,100
Nepali, BantawaNepalSouth Asian PeoplesTibetan / Himalayan PeoplesEthnic Religions100
Black TaiVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions10,000
Tai LuChinaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions4,600
TayVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions600
Tjam (Cham)CambodiaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions1,100
White TaiVietnamSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions12,500
YaoChinaSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions26,500
KhuenLaosSoutheast Asian PeoplesSoutheast Asian PeoplesEthnic Religions3,100