Country: Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Number of People Groups

2

People Groups Unreached

1

Total Population

600

Unreached Population

400

% Christian Adherent

18.8%

% Evangelical

3.3 %

Largest Religion

Islam (73.0%)

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
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Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Anglo-Australian, British 200 English Christianity 70.0 % 10.0 %
 Cocos Islander, Kukus 400 Malay, Cocos Islands Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
  Totals:  2 600 1     18.8 % 3.3 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 3.3 %)
18.8 %
Ethnic Religions
0.1 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
73.0 %
Non-Religious
8.0 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
58.0 %
Independent
0.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
10.0 %
Roman Catholic
32.0 %
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 Cocos (Keeling) Islands. 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 Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • Christian ministry in Cocos (Keeling) Islands
  • 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 Cocos (Keeling) Islands or South Pacific. 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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