Country: Equatorial Guinea

Number of People Groups

21

People Groups Unreached

2

Total Population

764,000

Unreached Population

16,000

% Christian Adherent

89.1%

% Evangelical

4.5 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

10/40 Window

Larger Map
Click column headings for sorting ▲▼
Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
Batangan 13,000 Batanga Christianity 100.0 % 7.5 %
Benga 4,200 Benga Christianity 90.0 % 0.9 %
Bube, Fernandian 55,000 Bube Christianity 97.0 % 3.0 %
 Coloured 19,000 Spanish Christianity 100.0 % 4.0 %
Fa D'ambu 5,600 Fa D'ambu Christianity 100.0 % 0.9 %
Fang, Okak 470,000 Fang Christianity 93.0 % 4.0 %
 French 200 French Christianity 62.0 % 1.0 %
 Hausa 16,000 Hausa Islam 0.1 % 0.0 %
 Ibibio 3,900 Ibibio Christianity 100.0 % 7.5 %
 Igbo 31,000 Igbo Christianity 100.0 % 10.0 %
 Krio, Creole 400 Krio Christianity 98.0 % 1.0 %
  Totals:  21 753,000 2     89.1 % 4.5 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 4.5 %)
89.1 %
Ethnic Religions
3.8 %
Hinduism
0.1 %
Islam
4.2 %
Non-Religious
2.0 %
Other / Small Religions
0.8 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
2.8 %
Orthodox
0.1 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
5.3 %
Roman Catholic
91.8 %
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 Equatorial Guinea. 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 Equatorial Guinea
  • Christian ministry in Equatorial Guinea
  • 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 Equatorial Guinea or West and Central Africa. 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 Equatorial Guinea Size
Go Ye Fellowship Medium
Gospel Fellowship Association Medium
In West and Central Africa Size
ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism) Large
Action International Ministries Medium
Advancing Renewal Ministries, Inc. Medium
Anglican Frontier Missions Small
Assemblies of God World Missions Large
Association of Free Lutheran Congregations, World Missions Medium
Awana Clubs, International Medium
Baptist Bible Fellowship, International Medium
Baptist International Missions, Inc. (BIMI) Medium
Baptist Mid-Missions Medium
BCM International Medium
Bible League Medium
Campus Crusade for Christ, International Large
Child Evangelism Fellowship Medium
Church of God of Prophecy Medium
Church of the Nazarene World Mission Department Medium
Church World Service Medium
Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Medium
EFCA International Mission Medium
EQUIP Foundation Small
Evangelical Covenant Church Medium
Every Home for Christ Medium
Final Frontiers Foundation Large
Free Methodist World Missions Medium
Friends in Action, International Small
Galcom International Small
Global Partners / Wesleyan World Missions Medium
Globe International Medium
GO International Small
Good News Productions Medium
Heart of God Ministries Medium
Hope for the Hungry Medium
InterComm Small
Josue Yrion World Evangelism and Missions Small
Mailbox Club International Small
Middle East Media Medium
Open Bible Churches Small
Pentecostal Church of God World Missions Small
Scripture Union Medium
Seventh-day Adventists General Conference Medium
Silent Word Ministries Small
Southern Baptist Convention - International Mission Board Large
Talking Bibles International Small
Team Expansion Medium
Tentmakers International Small
United Methodist Church Medium
United Pentecostal Church Foreign Missions Medium
United World Mission Medium
Worldwide Tentmakers, Incorporated Small
Young Life Medium
Youth with a Mission Large

Copyright © 2014 Joshua Project.  A ministry of the U.S. Center for World Mission.