Country: Guam

Number of People Groups

12

People Groups Unreached

1

Total Population

168,000

Unreached Population

2,300

% Professing Christian

93.4%

% Evangelical

14.8 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

10/40 Window

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Americans, U.S. 12,000 English Christianity 87.0 % 28.9 %
 Chamorro 100,000 Chamorro Christianity 99.0 % 16.0 %
Deaf Unknown Language Unknown Christianity 97.0 % 14.0 %
 Filipino, Tagalog 22,000 Tagalog Christianity 98.0 % 12.3 %
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 1,300 Chinese, Yue Non-Religious 9.0 % 5.7 %
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 1,700 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 9.0 % 5.7 %
Ilocano 22,000 Ilocano Christianity 99.0 % 6.0 %
 Japanese 2,300 Japanese Buddhism 1.5 % 0.5 %
 Korean 4,200 Korean Christianity 31.0 % 16.8 %
Palauan 2,400 Palauan Christianity 96.0 % 23.9 %
Ulithian 300 Ulithian Christianity 97.0 % 4.0 %
Woleaian 200 Woleaian Christianity 98.0 % 2.0 %
  Totals:  12 168,000 1     93.4 % 14.8 %  
  Unclassified / Other Individuals: 2,000  
  UN Country Population (2015) 170,000  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
1.7 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 14.8 %)
93.4 %
Ethnic Religions
1.2 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.0 %
Non-Religious
2.5 %
Other / Small Religions
1.2 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.1 %
Independent
2.6 %
Orthodox
0.1 %
Other Christian
2.3 %
Protestant
18.3 %
Roman Catholic
76.6 %
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 Guam. 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 Guam
  • Christian ministry in Guam
  • 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 Guam 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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