Country: Aruba

Number of People Groups

10

People Groups Unreached

1

Total Population

102,000

Unreached Population

200

% Christian Adherent

95.3%

% Evangelical

8.2 %

Largest Religion

Christianity (95.3%)

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Americans, U.S. 500 English Christianity 80.0 % 31.0 %
 Antillean Creole, Papiamentu 82,000 Papiamentu Christianity 98.7 % 8.0 %
Deaf Unknown Language Unknown Christianity 92.9 % 7.6 %
 Dutch 4,200 Dutch Non-Religious 45.0 % 2.7 %
 Filipino, Tagalog 800 Tagalog Christianity 93.0 % 8.0 %
 Haitian 1,100 Haitian Christianity 95.0 % 15.0 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 800 Chinese, Mandarin E Ethnic Religions 22.0 % 5.0 %
 Jamaicans 600 Jamaican Creole English Christianity 82.0 % 28.0 %
 Jew 200 English E Ethnic Religions 1.0 % 0.6 %
Latin American 11,000 Spanish Christianity 98.0 % 8.8 %
  Totals:  10 101,000 1     95.3 % 8.2 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.3 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 8.2 %)
95.3 %
Ethnic Religions
1.5 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.0 %
Non-Religious
2.7 %
Other / Small Religions
0.1 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.2 %
Independent
3.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
4.6 %
Protestant
5.4 %
Roman Catholic
84.7 %
Notes:

Major Religions: Religion percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all people groups who live in each country. The number of individuals who practice each religion, by people group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the religion's percentage.

Christianity Segments: Christian segment percentages are derived from summing Joshua Project's data for all the People Group who lives in each country. The number of individuals who practice each segment of Christianity, by People Group, are summed. This number is divided by the country's total population to derive the Christian segment's percentage.

Networking Possibilities

Search the Web
There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Aruba. Internet searches are probably the best way to find these organizations. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in Aruba
  • Christian ministry in Aruba
  • Business as mission
  • Christian literature distribution
  • Evangelism agencies
  • Christian discipleship
  • Short term Christian missions
  • Long term Christian missions
  • Urban ministries
  • Christian media opportunities
  • Bible translation opportunities
  • Relief and development agencies
  • Clean water projects
  • Christian medical outreaches

Ministry Listing
Below is a partial list of ministries that may work in Aruba or North America and Caribbean. The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. This data is from circa 2006-2008 and is not being maintained by Joshua Project. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.

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