Country: Bahamas

Number of People Groups

9

People Groups Unreached

0 (0.0%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

387,000

Population in Unreached

0 (0.0%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

94.5%

% Evangelical

39.61%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

2.5%
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Primary Religion Progress
Scale
% Christian
Adherent
% Evangelical Est. Workers
Needed *
Afro-Bahamian 241,000 241,000 Bahamas Creole English Christianity 96.00 % 43.45 % -
 Americans, U.S. 8,100 191,659,000 English Christianity 87.00 % 35.00 % -
Bahamian 92,000 140,000 English Christianity 93.00 % 40.02 % -
 British 4,800 53,604,000 English Christianity 70.00 % 9.00 % -
 Chinese, general 700 15,621,000 Chinese, Mandarin Christianity 55.00 % 6.00 % -
Deaf 1,900 46,968,000 Language unknown Christianity 94.65 % -
 Greek 1,100 10,261,000 Greek Christianity 95.00 % 0.40 % -
 Haitian 30,000 12,858,000 Haitian Creole Christianity 95.20 % 25.00 % -
 Jamaicans 6,200 3,848,000 English Christianity 86.03 % 25.00 % -
  Totals:  9 387,000         0 94.46 % 39.61 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 2,000                
  UN Country Population (2019) 389,000                
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Provinces Estimated
Population
Acklins 500
Berry Islands 700
Biminis 1,700
Black Point 400
Cat Island 1,300
Central Abaco 7,700
Central Andros 600
Central Eleuthera 9,200
City of Freeport 22,000
Crooked Island 300
East Grand Bahama 43,000
Exuma 6,100
Grand Cay 300
Harbour Island 1,500
Hope Town 300
Inagua 800
Long Island 2,600
Mangrove Cay 700
Mayaguana 200
Moore's Island 800
New Providence 208,000
North Abaco 8,000
North Andros 3,300
North Eleuthera 2,700
Ragged Island 60
Rum Cay 40
San Salvador 800
South Abaco 6,400
South Andros 3,000
South Eleuthera 4,100
Spanish Wells 1,300
West Grand Bahama 43,000
Provinces:  32 381,000
UN Country Population 389,000

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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 284,199,000 73,436.4 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.4 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 758,319,000 195,948.1 % 70.6 % 24.5 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 204,211,000 52,767.7 % 93.4 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 113,627,000 29,361.0 % 81.8 % 1.5 % 9.2 % 0.7 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
387,000
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Language Code # Peoples
Primary
Language
# Unreached
Primary
Language
Scripture
Status
NT Text
Online
NT Audio
Online
Jesus Film
Online
Audio
Recordings
Online
Gospel
Tract
Online
Bahamas Creole English bah 1 0 Translation Needed
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 1 0 Complete Bible
English eng 4 0 Complete Bible
Greek ell 1 0 Complete Bible
Haitian Creole hat 1 0 Complete Bible
Unknown xxx 1 0 Unspecified
Totals: 6 9 0   4 4 4 5 4

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 39.6 %)
94.5 %
Ethnic Religions
0.9 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
0.0 %
Non-Religious
3.2 %
Other / Small Religions
1.4 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
9.4 %
Independent
6.4 %
Orthodox
0.3 %
Other Christian
4.1 %
Protestant
61.6 %
Roman Catholic
16.7 %
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

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

Bahamas Statistics
People Groups 9
Unreached People Groups 0
Population 387,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 1.0%
Population in Unreached 0  (0.0%)
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 94.5%
Percent Evangelical 39.6%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 2.5%
Pioneer Workers Needed * No unreached peoples in country
Country Progress Level 5
Urbanization 83%
Continent North America
Region America, North and Caribbean
10/40 Window No
Country Code BF
Official Language(s) English
Literacy Rate 97%
Estimated Illiterate Population 12,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked