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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 ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Buddhism_in_the_United_States

Buddhism is one of the largest religions in the United States behind Christianity, Judaism and Islam. American Buddhists include many Asian Americans, as well as a large ... In 2012, U-T San Diego estimated U.S. practitioners at 1.2 million people, of whom 40% are living in Southern California. In terms of percentage, ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ... Seven of these countries indicate Buddhism is practiced by 90% of their populations.

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.

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 ...

www.worldatlas.com/articles/countries-with-the-largest-buddhist-populations.html

China leads the world with the highest population of Buddhists, with Chinese believers ... the practice - an individual can achieve all spiritual virtues by climbing on the ... Confucianism, widespread in China throughout centuries, teaches people to ... they say that Buddhism has saved the country from colonization and many ...

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. The Mahayana includes Vajrayana (Tibetan Buddhism) and has many different forms, ... For example, followers of Thich Nhat Hanh practice Theravada ... (Over 23 million Tai people in China, mostly Theravada Buddhist) ...