South Africa

Number of People Groups

62

People Groups Unreached

7

Total Population

50,498,000

Unreached Population

834,000

Christian

77.60%

Evangelical

19.46%

Largest Religion

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RELIGIONS
Largest Religion Christianity
Buddhism
0.00%
Christianity
  Evangelical
77.60%
19.46%
Animist
0.00%
Chinese Religions
0.00%
Hinduism
0.00%
Bahai
0.00%
Sikh
0.00%
Judaism
0.00%
Islam
1.26%
Other Religions
0.07%
Unknown
0.00%
CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS
Anglican
0.22%
Independent
50.97%
Protestant
26.82%
Roman Catholic
21.81%
Orthodox
0.10%
Other Christian
0.07%

Notes:

RELIGIONS:Religion 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 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.

Below are lists of ministries that may work in South Africa. Ministries in the South Africa section probably minister in this country. Ministries in the East and Southern Africa section only possibly minister in South Africa. The purpose of this information is to assist potential new missionaries connect with sending agencies and for general ministry networking. Click on the links below to visit ministry websites for further information.

Visit the Power-Of-Connecting "Find a Network Tool" to find further networking information. The lists below do not include all ministries at work in this country or region. There are likely many excellent ministries not listed here. Omissions are not intentional, but occur simply from lack of data. Please contact us to suggest other ministries to include here. Inclusion here is not an endorsement by Joshua Project.
In South Africa Size
Calvary Ministries Medium
Dorothea Mission Medium
Mission to the World Medium
Dutch Reformed Church - Nederduitse Gereformeerde Kerk Medium
SIM International Large
The Leprosy Mission Medium
Baptist International Outreach Medium
Biblical Ministries Worldwide Medium
Advent Christian General Conference, World Missions Medium
Africa Inland Mission, International Medium
Africa Inter-Mennonite Mission Small
African Enterprise Medium
African Leadership Small
American Baptist Churches of the USA, Int'l Ministries Medium
CityTeam Ministries Small
CrossWorld Medium
Calvary International Medium
Christian Church of North America - Missions Small
Church Resource Ministries Medium
Emmanuel International Mission Small
Evangelical Baptist Missions Medium
Global Outreach Mission Medium
Globe International Medium
Gospel Fellowship Association Medium
Intervarsity Christian Fellowship Medium
Jews for Jesus Medium
Things To Come Mission Medium
White Fields Medium
World Missions Far Corners Incorporated Large
Christ Community Church Medium
Foursquare Missions International Medium
Global Partners / Wesleyan World Missions Medium
Gospel Furthering Fellowship Small
Hope for the Hungry Medium
International Board of Jewish Missions Small
Missionary Ventures International Medium
Navigators, International Missions Group Medium
Reformed Church in America Medium
Teen Missions International Medium
World Partners USA Medium
Into All The World Small
Walk Thru the Bible Ministries Medium
In Touch Mission International Medium
International Christian Ministries Medium
Lott Carey Baptist Foreign Mission Convention Medium
Iris Ministries, Inc. Medium
Tear Netherlands Small
World Relief USA Medium
Experience Mission Medium
In East and Southern Africa Size
Anglican Frontier Missions Small
Campus Crusade for Christ, International Large
Southern Baptist Convention - International Mission Board Large
Scripture Union Medium
Youth with a Mission Large
Baptist International Missions, Inc. (BIMI) Medium
Baptist Mid-Missions Medium
BCM International Medium
Bible League Medium
ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism) Large
Action International Ministries Medium
Advancing Renewal Ministries, Inc. Medium
Assemblies of God World Missions Large
Association of Free Lutheran Congregations, World Missions Medium
Awana Clubs, International Medium
Baptist Bible Fellowship, International Medium
Church World Service Medium
EFCA International Mission Medium
Child Evangelism Fellowship Medium
Church of God of Prophecy Medium
Church of the Nazarene World Mission Department Medium
EQUIP Foundation Small
Every Home for Christ Medium
Friends in Action, International Small
Go Ye Fellowship Medium
Heart of God Ministries Medium
Middle East Media Medium
Team Expansion Medium
United World Mission Medium
Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Medium
Evangelical Covenant Church Medium
Final Frontiers Foundation Large
Free Methodist World Missions Medium
Galcom International Small
GO International Small
Good News Productions Medium
InterComm Small
Josue Yrion World Evangelism and Missions Small
Mailbox Club International Small
Open Bible Churches Small
Pentecostal Church of God World Missions Small
Seventh-day Adventists General Conference Medium
Talking Bibles International Small
Tentmakers International Small
United Pentecostal Church Foreign Missions Medium
Worldwide Tentmakers, Incorporated Small
Young Life Medium
Power of Connecting
United Methodist Church Medium
Overland Missions Small
Silent Word Ministries Small

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