Country: Bahamas

Number of People Groups

10

People Groups Unreached

1

Total Population

374,000

Unreached Population

300

% Christian Adherent

94.4%

% Evangelical

35.3 %

Largest Religion

Christianity (94.4%)

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Afro-Bahamian 233,000 Bahamas Creole English Christianity 96.0 % 38.0 %
 Americans, U.S. 7,900 English Christianity 87.0 % 35.0 %
Bahamian 90,000 English Christianity 93.0 % 35.0 %
 British 4,700 English Christianity 70.0 % 9.0 %
 Chinese, general 700 Chinese, Mandarin Christianity 55.0 % 6.0 %
Deaf Unknown Language Unknown Christianity 94.7 % 0.0 %
 Greek 1,100 Greek Christianity 95.0 % 0.0 %
 Haitian 30,000 Haitian Christianity 95.2 % 25.0 %
 Jamaicans 6,000 English Christianity 86.0 % 25.0 %
 Jew 300 English E Ethnic Religions 0.0 % 0.0 %
  Totals:  10 373,000 1     94.4 % 35.3 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 35.3 %)
94.4 %
Ethnic Religions
1.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.0 %
Non-Religious
3.2 %
Other / Small Religions
1.4 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
9.5 %
Independent
6.4 %
Orthodox
0.3 %
Other Christian
4.2 %
Protestant
61.9 %
Roman Catholic
16.8 %
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 Bahamas. 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 Bahamas
  • Christian ministry in Bahamas
  • 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 Bahamas 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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