Country: Djibouti

Number of People Groups

10

People Groups Unreached

6

Total Population

903,000

Unreached Population

840,000

% Christian Adherent

1.8%

% Evangelical

0.1 %

Largest Religion

Islam (97.3%)

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Afar 404,000 Afar Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Amhara, Ethiopian 4,500 Amharic Christianity 90.0 % 1.1 %
 Arab, Omani 44,000 Arabic, Omani Spoken Islam 3.0 % 0.6 %
 Arab, Yemeni 40,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.1 % 0.0 %
Deaf Unknown Language Unknown Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 French 11,000 French Christianity 65.0 % 0.4 %
 Greek 1,100 Greek Christianity 95.0 % 0.4 %
 Somali, Issa 350,000 Somali Islam 0.2 % 0.0 %
 South Asian, general 1,800 Hindi Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Tigrai, Tigrinya 700 Tigrigna Christianity 80.0 % 14.0 %
  Totals:  10 858,000 6     1.8 % 0.1 %  
RELIGIONS
Buddhism
0.0%
Christianity
  Evangelical
1.8%
0.1%
Ethnic Religions
0.0%
Hinduism
0.0%
Islam
97.3%
Non-Religious
0.9%
Other / Small Religions
0.0%
Unknown
0.0%
CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS
Anglican
0.5%
Independent
2.1%
Protestant
10.9%
Roman Catholic
49.4%
Orthodox
34.5%
Other Christian
2.5%

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

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