Number of People Groups

50

People Groups Unreached

43

Total Population

21,394,000

Unreached Population

20,690,000

Christian

2.02%

Evangelical

0.00%

Largest Religion

Buddhism (47%)

Official Language

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RELIGIONS
Largest Religion Buddhism
Buddhism
46.66%
Christianity
  Evangelical
2.02%
0.00%
Animist
0.00%
Chinese Religions
0.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Bahai
0.00%
Sikh
0.00%
Judaism
0.00%
Islam
13.66%
Other Religions
0.00%
Unknown
0.00%

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

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There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Sri Lanka. 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 Sri Lanka
  • Christian ministry in Sri Lanka
  • 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


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