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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buddhism_by_country

Buddhism is a religion practiced by an estimated 488 million in the world, 495 million, or 535 million people as of the 2010s, representing 9% to 10% of the ...

www.buddhanet.net/e-learning/history/bud_statwrld.htm

While estimates vary between 200-500 million adherents, the generally agreed number of Buddhists is estimated at around 350 million (6% of the world's ...

buddhaweekly.com/buddhism-now-2nd-largest-spiritual-path-1-6-billion-22-worlds-population-according-recent-studies

Some people don't even think of Buddhism as a “religion”—certainly not an ... Tibetan Buddhism especially has accounted for much of the growth in the west in earlier .... Mindfulness Stills the Mind — Which is Right for Your Buddhist Practice ?

www.pewforum.org/2012/12/18/global-religious-landscape-buddhist

Dec 18, 2012 ... There are about 488 million Buddhists worldwide, representing 7% of the ... only about one-in-eight people (12%) in that region are Buddhists.

berkleycenter.georgetown.edu/essays/demographics-of-buddhism

Mahayana Buddhism is practiced by around 185 million people and is the ... and many new religious movements are affiliated with Buddhism, especially in ...

www.bbc.co.uk/religion/religions/buddhism/ataglance/glance.shtml

Nov 17, 2009 ... The path to Enlightenment is through the practice and development of ... but there are many more; Buddhists can worship both at home or at a ...

dhammawiki.com/index.php?title=Theravada_Buddhists_in_the_World

Jan 24, 2016 ... There are two major divisions of Buddhism in the world; Theravada and Mahayana. ... Many follow more than one tradition and also more than one religion. ... (Over 23 million Tai people in China, mostly Theravada Buddhist) ...

www.aboutbuddhism.org/buddhism-today.php

With the fast pace and high stress of modern life many people are becoming interested in the peaceful philosophy of Buddhism. In particular there is a very deep ...

www.slate.com/articles/arts/culturebox/2003/02/buddhist_retreat.html

Feb 12, 2003 ... As many as 4 million Americans now practice Buddhism, surpassing the ... depression, anxiety, and other negative emotions in certain people.