Brazil

Number of People Groups

309

People Groups Unreached

29

Total Population

200,075,000

Unreached Population

118,000

Christian

90.06%

Evangelical

25.01%

Largest Religion

Official Language

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RELIGIONS
Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.24%
Christianity
  Evangelical
90.06%
25.01%
Animist
0.00%
Chinese Religions
0.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Bahai
0.00%
Sikh
0.00%
Judaism
0.00%
Islam
0.31%
Other Religions
4.29%
Unknown
0.13%
CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS
Anglican
0.09%
Independent
9.90%
Protestant
7.99%
Roman Catholic
76.16%
Orthodox
0.11%
Other Christian
4.29%

Notes:

RELIGIONS:Religion 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 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 Brazil. Internet searches are probably the best way to find such an organization. The following are some example search topics you might try:

  • Church planting agencies in Brazil
  • Christian ministry in Brazil
  • 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 Brazil or Central and South America. 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.
In Brazil Size
Abundant Life Association, Inc. Medium
ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism) Large
Action International Ministries Medium
American Baptist Churches of the USA, Int'l Ministries Medium
AMG International Large
Apostolic Christian Church Foundation, Missionary Committee Medium
Apostolic Team Ministries, International Small
Artists in Christian Testimony Medium
Association of Free Lutheran Congregations, World Missions Medium
Avant Ministries Medium
Baptist General Conference, International Ministries Medium
Baptist International Outreach Medium
Bethany International Ministries Medium
BMS World Mission Medium
Brazil Gospel Fellowship Mission Medium
Calvary International Medium
Canadian Baptist International Ministries Medium
Christian Brethren Assemblies Large
Christian Ministries International Small
Church of God, Anderson, Indiana Medium
Church of God, Cleveland, Tennessee Medium
Churches of God, General Conference Medium
CMF International Medium
Compassion International Large
Crossover Communications Small
CrossWorld Medium
Elim Fellowship Medium
Emmanuel International Mission Small
Encompass World Partners Medium
Equip, Incorporated Medium
Evangelical Baptist Missions Medium
Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Medium
Fellowship International Mission Medium
Food for the Hungry Medium
Foursquare Missions International Medium
Free Methodist World Missions Medium
Free Will Baptist Medium
Global Outreach International Medium
Global Outreach Mission Medium
Global Partners / Wesleyan World Missions Medium
Go Ye Fellowship Medium
Gospel Fellowship Association Medium
Greater Grace World Outreach Missions Medium
Harvest Foundation Small
InterAct - Evangeliska Frikyrkan Medium
International Gospel Outreach Medium
International Pentecostal Church of Christ Small
International Street Kids Outreach Ministries Medium
Iris Ministries, Inc. Medium
Janz Team Ministries USA Small
Jews for Jesus Medium
Josue Yrion World Evangelism and Missions Small
Latin American Indian Ministries Small
Latin Link Medium
LifeWind Medium
Lifewords (Scripture Gift Mission) Medium
Literacy and Evangelism International Small
Macedonian World Baptist Missions Medium
Ministries in Action Small
Navigators, International Missions Group Medium
New Life Advance International Small
New Mission Systems International Medium
New Tribes Mission Large
North American Baptist Conference Medium
Norwegian Mission Alliance Medium
OC International Medium
Open Doors International Medium
Overland Missions Small
Pentecostal Assemblies of Canada Medium
Presbyterian Mission International Small
Project AmaZon Small
Reformed Episcopal Board of Foreign Missions Small
Remnant Ministries Small
Ripe for Harvest Incorporated Medium
Seed International Small
South American Mission Medium
South American Mission Society Medium
Sowers International Small
Tear Netherlands Small
TearFund Belgium Small
TearFund UK Large
Teen Missions International Medium
Tentmakers International Small
Things To Come Mission Medium
UFM Worldwide Medium
Walk Thru the Bible Ministries Medium
White Fields Medium
Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod, World Missions Small
World Baptist Fellowship Mission Agency Medium
World Horizons Medium
World Partners USA Medium
World Venture Medium
World-Wide Missions Medium
Youth with a Mission Large

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