Country: Nauru

Number of People Groups

7

People Groups Unreached

0

Total Population

10,000

Unreached Population

0

% Christian Adherent

85.6%

% Evangelical

11.7 %

Largest Religion

Christianity (85.6%)

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Anglo-Australian 600 English Christianity 75.0 % 14.0 %
 Han Chinese, Cantonese 1,300 Chinese, Yue Non-Religious 14.0 % 6.0 %
Kiribertese 1,900 Kiribati Christianity 98.0 % 7.0 %
 Kosraen, Kusaiean Unknown Kosraean Christianity 95.0 % 22.0 %
 Marshallese 100 Marshallese Christianity 97.0 % 44.0 %
Nauruan 5,100 Nauruan Christianity 98.0 % 13.0 %
Tuvaluan 700 Tuvaluan Christianity 98.0 % 18.0 %
  Totals:  7 9,700 0     85.6 % 11.7 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
1.3 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 11.7 %)
85.6 %
Ethnic Religions
5.1 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.0 %
Non-Religious
7.6 %
Other / Small Religions
0.5 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
3.2 %
Independent
0.3 %
Orthodox
0.3 %
Other Christian
2.4 %
Protestant
58.5 %
Roman Catholic
35.3 %
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 Nauru. 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 Nauru
  • Christian ministry in Nauru
  • 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 Nauru 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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