Country: Micronesia, Federated States

Number of People Groups

25

People Groups Unreached

1

Total Population

112,000

Unreached Population

900

% Christian Adherent

95.2%

% Evangelical

22.4 %

Largest Religion

Christianity (95.2%)

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Americans, U.S. 1,500 English Christianity 73.0 % 28.9 %
Carolinian 3,500 Carolinian Christianity 93.0 % 18.0 %
 Chamorro 1,100 Chamorro Christianity 100.0 % 16.0 %
Deaf Unknown Language Unknown Christianity 96.0 % 20.0 %
 Filipino, Tagalog 1,000 Tagalog Christianity 92.0 % 12.3 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 500 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 8.0 % 5.7 %
 Japanese 900 Japanese Buddhism 1.5 % 0.5 %
 Kapingamarangi 3,200 Kapingamarangi Christianity 93.0 % 30.0 %
 Kosraen, Kusaie 7,700 Kosraean Christianity 99.0 % 19.0 %
Micronesians, English-Speaking 2,100 English Christianity 96.0 % 24.3 %
 Mokilese 1,700 Mokilese Christianity 97.0 % 27.8 %
Mortlockese 7,000 Mortlockese Christianity 98.0 % 20.0 %
Namonuito 1,100 Namonuito Christianity 95.0 % 14.0 %
Ngatik 600 Ngatik Men's Creole Christianity 80.0 % 3.0 %
 Nukoro, Nukuoro 900 Nukuoro Christianity 100.0 % 14.0 %
Paafang 1,600 Paafang Christianity 100.0 % 20.0 %
 Pingilapese, Pingelap 2,500 Pingelapese Christianity 100.0 % 19.0 %
 Ponapean 27,000 Pohnpeian Christianity 97.5 % 23.0 %
Puluwat 1,600 Puluwatese Christianity 100.0 % 19.0 %
Satawalese 600 Satawalese Christianity 100.0 % 6.0 %
 Sonsorol 900 Sonsorol Christianity 90.0 % 6.0 %
 Trukese 31,000 Chuukese Christianity 98.5 % 26.0 %
Ulithian 3,700 Ulithian Christianity 98.0 % 24.0 %
Woleaian, Wolean 2,000 Woleaian Christianity 99.0 % 22.1 %
 Yapese 8,200 Yapese Christianity 84.5 % 22.0 %
  Totals:  25 112,000 1     95.2 % 22.4 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.6 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 22.4 %)
95.2 %
Ethnic Religions
2.4 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.0 %
Non-Religious
0.9 %
Other / Small Religions
0.9 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
4.1 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.3 %
Protestant
46.3 %
Roman Catholic
48.8 %
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 Micronesia, Federated States. 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 Micronesia, Federated States
  • Christian ministry in Micronesia, Federated States
  • 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 Micronesia, Federated States 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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