Country: Bahamas

Number of People Groups

9

People Groups Unreached

0 (0.0%)

Total Population

391,000

Unreached Population

0 (0.0%)

% Professing Christian

94.5%

% Evangelical

35.26 %

Largest Religion

Literacy Rate

96 %

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
Afro-Bahamian 245,000 245,000 Bahamas Creole English Christianity 96.00 % 38.00 %
 Americans, U.S. 8,300 188,897,000 English Christianity 87.00 % 35.00 %
Bahamian 94,000 121,000 English Christianity 93.00 % 35.00 %
 British 4,900 51,662,000 English Christianity 70.00 % 9.00 %
 Chinese, general 800 8,449,000 Chinese, Mandarin Christianity 55.00 % 6.00 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Language unknown Christianity 94.65 % 35.90 %
 Greek 1,100 10,771,000 Greek Christianity 95.00 % 0.40 %
 Haitian 31,000 12,513,000 Haitian Creole Christianity 95.20 % 25.00 %
 Jamaicans 6,300 3,622,000 English Christianity 86.03 % 25.00 %
  Totals:  9 391,000       0   94.46 % 35.26 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 2,000              
  UN Country Population (2016) 393,000              
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RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 35.3 %)
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
9.5 %
Independent
6.4 %
Orthodox
0.3 %
Other Christian
4.2 %
Protestant
61.9 %
Roman Catholic
16.8 %
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 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

Ministry Listing
Below is a partial list of ministries that may work in Bahamas 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.

Bahamas Statistics
People Groups 9
Unreached People Groups 0
Population 391,000
Population in Unreached 0  (0.0%)
Urbanization 83%
Continent North America
Region North America and Caribbean
10/40 Window No
Country Code BF
Official National Language English
Literacy Rate 96%
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 94.5%
Percent Evangelical 35.3%
Country Progress Level 5
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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Bahamas Links
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