Country: Djibouti

Number of People Groups

10

People Groups Unreached

6 (60.0%)

Total Population

876,000

Unreached Population

858,000 (97.9%)

% Professing Christian

1.8%

% Evangelical

0.06 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

10/40 Window

Map Notes
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Progress Scale
Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
 Afar 413,000 2,649,000 Afar Islam 0.03 % 0.00 %
 Amhara, Ethiopian 4,600 28,506,000 Amharic Christianity 90.00 % 1.10 %
 Arab, Omani 44,000 1,879,000 Arabic, Omani Spoken Islam 3.00 % 0.60 %
 Arab, Yemeni 41,000 7,134,000 Arabic, Taizzi-Adeni Spoken Islam 0.11 % 0.00 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Language Unknown Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 French 12,000 49,054,000 French Christianity 65.00 % 0.40 %
 Greek 1,100 10,825,000 Greek Christianity 95.00 % 0.40 %
 Somali, Issa 358,000 19,495,000 Somali Islam 0.20 % 0.00 %
 South Asian, general 1,800 6,878,000 Hindi Islam 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Tigrai, Tigrinya 700 9,655,000 Tigrigna Christianity 80.00 % 14.00 %
  Totals:  10 876,000       6   1.77 % 0.06 %  
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 46,000                
  UN Country Population (2015) 922,000                

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.1 %)
1.8 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
97.3 %
Non-Religious
0.9 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.5 %
Independent
2.1 %
Orthodox
34.5 %
Other Christian
2.5 %
Protestant
10.9 %
Roman Catholic
49.4 %
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 groups who live 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 number of Christians 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 these organizations. 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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