Country: Tunisia

Number of People Groups

23

People Groups Unreached

16

Total Population

11,136,000

Unreached Population

10,928,000

% Christian Adherent

0.3%

% Evangelical

0.0 %

Largest Religion

Official Language

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Photo People Group Population Progress
Scale
Primary Language Primary Religion %
Christian
%
Evangelical
Indigenous
 Algerian, Arabic-speaking 265,000 Arabic, Algerian Spoken Islam 0.3 % 0.2 %
 Arab, Lebanese 108,000 Arabic, North Levantine Spoken Islam 7.0 % 0.5 %
 Arab, Tunisian 10,298,000 Arabic, Tunisian Spoken Islam 0.2 % 0.0 %
 Bedouin, Arad 50,000 Arabic, Tunisian Spoken Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bedouin, Gafsa 36,000 Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Bedouin, Jerid 97,000 Arabic, Algerian Saharan Spoken Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Belarusian 100 Belarusan Christianity 68.0 % 1.0 %
 Berber, Shawiya 48,000 Tachawit Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 British 1,500 English Christianity 58.0 % 4.0 %
Deaf Unknown Tunisian Sign Language Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Duwinna 4,800 Nafusi Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 French 1,200 French Christianity 65.0 % 1.0 %
Ghadames 3,000 Ghadames Islam 0.1 % 0.0 %
 Greek 300 Greek Christianity 89.0 % 0.4 %
 Italian 1,100 Italian Christianity 80.0 % 1.0 %
 Jerba 109,000 Nafusi Islam 0.5 % 0.1 %
 Jew, Tunisian 900 Arabic, Judeo-Tunisian E Ethnic Religions 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Maltese 3,300 Maltese Christianity 98.0 % 1.0 %
 Matmata 9,900 Nafusi Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Tamezret 3,700 Nafusi Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Taoujjout, Nafusi 1,100 Nafusi Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
 Turk 1,100 Turkish Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
Zawa 700 Nafusi Islam 0.0 % 0.0 %
  Totals:  23 11,043,000 16     0.3 % 0.0 %  

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 0.0 %)
0.3 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
99.2 %
Non-Religious
0.5 %
Other / Small Religions
0.0 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
1.4 %
Independent
1.7 %
Orthodox
4.9 %
Other Christian
1.8 %
Protestant
3.8 %
Roman Catholic
86.3 %
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

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There are many agencies and churches looking for additional staff to help them in their mission and calling in Tunisia. 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 Tunisia
  • Christian ministry in Tunisia
  • 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


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