It raises the obvious question: Given this new information, how many Buddhists are there in greater Houston?
|Small statue on the grounds of Chua Phap Nguyen / Dharma Spring Temple, Pearland, TX.|
|Yikes, that's hard to read. |
Go to this link if you'd like legible information.
|Growing, growing, and growing, Buddhist or otherwise. |
Total area population graph from this economic development source.
The Pew study also reveals that Vietnamese identification with Buddhism is particularly strong, and is, in fact, the only measured Asian nationality for which Buddhism dominates.
|Screengrabbed from here.|
To the approximately 70,000 local Buddhists out there, I say hello and welcome.