Country: Barbados

Number of People Groups

5

People Groups Unreached

1 (20.0%)

Total Population

281,000

Unreached Population

4,000 (1.4%)

% Professing Christian

92.6%

% Evangelical

33.77 %

Largest Religion

Literacy Rate

98 %

10/40 Window

Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Professing
Christian
%
Evangelical
 Americans, U.S. 3,400 188,897,000 English Christianity 87.00 % 35.00 %
 Barbadian 245,000 304,000 English Christianity 97.29 % 38.00 %
 British 28,000 51,662,000 English Christianity 65.00 % 6.00 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown American Sign Language Christianity 94.94 % 34.20 %
 South Asian, general 4,000 10,799,000 Hindi Islam 4.00 % 1.50 %
  Totals:  5 281,000       1   92.60 % 33.77 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 4,000              
  UN Country Population (2016) 285,000              
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RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 33.8 %)
92.6 %
Ethnic Religions
0.0 %
Hinduism
0.4 %
Islam
1.0 %
Non-Religious
5.8 %
Other / Small Religions
0.2 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
34.1 %
Independent
5.4 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
22.8 %
Protestant
34.0 %
Roman Catholic
3.7 %
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 groups who live 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 number of Christians 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 Barbados. 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 Barbados
  • Christian ministry in Barbados
  • 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 Barbados or North America and Caribbean. 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.

In Barbados Size
Global Outreach International Medium
Barbados Statistics
People Groups 5
Unreached People Groups 1  (20.0%)
Population 281,000
Population in Unreached 4,000  (1.4%)
Urbanization 32%
Continent North America
Region North America and Caribbean
10/40 Window No
Country Code BB
Official National Language English
Literacy Rate 98%
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 92.6%
Percent Evangelical 33.8%
Country Progress Level 5
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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