Country: Solomon Islands

Number of People Groups

74

People Groups Unreached

0 (0.0%)

Progress Level

Progress Gauge

Total
Population

593,000

Population in Unreached

0 (0.0%)

Largest Religion

% Professing Christian

96.1%

% Evangelical

31.51%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

2.9%
(Global Rate = 2.6%)
Map Notes
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Photo People Group Population
this Country
Global
Population
Indigenous Primary Language Progress
Scale
Primary Religion % Christian
Adherent
%
Evangelical
Est. Workers
Needed *
Anuta 400 400 Anuta Christianity 90.00 % 16.00 % -
 Areare 27,000 27,000 Areare Christianity 97.00 % 32.00 % -
Arosi 10,000 10,000 Arosi Christianity 96.00 % 34.00 % -
Asumbua 100 100 Amba Christianity 95.00 % 17.00 % -
Babatana 11,000 11,000 Babatana Christianity 98.00 % 34.00 % -
Baeggu 8,800 8,800 Baeggu Christianity 99.00 % 31.00 % -
Baelelea 13,000 13,000 Baelelea Christianity 99.00 % 36.00 % -
Baniata 2,800 2,800 Touo Christianity 90.00 % 22.00 % -
Bauro 7,500 7,500 Tairaha Christianity 96.00 % 33.00 % -
Bilua 13,000 13,000 Bilua Christianity 99.00 % 33.00 % -
Birao 8,800 8,800 Birao Christianity 98.00 % 33.00 % -
Blablanga 2,700 2,700 Blablanga Christianity 85.00 % 16.00 % -
Bugoto 6,100 6,100 Bughotu Christianity 97.00 % 34.00 % -
Deaf Unknown Unknown Language unknown Christianity 96.00 % 33.30 % -
Dorio 3,600 3,600 Dori'o Christianity 95.00 % 30.00 % -
 Duke 3,500 3,500 Duke Christianity 96.00 % 27.00 % -
 Euronesian 18,000 122,000 English Christianity 99.00 % 34.00 % -
Fagani 1,300 1,300 Fagani Christianity 83.00 % 15.00 % -
Fataleka 10,000 10,000 Fataleka Christianity 94.00 % 32.00 % -
 Fijian 1,800 388,000 Fijian Christianity 73.00 % 16.00 % -
Fiu, Kwara'ae 49,000 49,000 Kwara'ae Christianity 99.00 % 34.00 % -
Florida Islander, Nggela 18,000 18,000 Gela Christianity 99.00 % 32.00 % -
Gao 1,800 1,800 Gao Christianity 80.00 % 13.00 % -
Ghari, Tangarare 18,000 18,000 Ghari Christianity 99.00 % 35.00 % -
Gulaalaa, Kwai 2,400 2,400 Gula'alaa Christianity 80.00 % 14.00 % -
 Han Chinese, Mandarin 4,000 858,335,000 Chinese, Mandarin Non-Religious 8.00 % 5.00 % -
Hoava 700 700 Hoava Christianity 90.00 % 19.00 % -
Kahua, Narihua 7,700 7,700 Kahua Christianity 97.00 % 33.00 % -
Kiribertese, Gilbertese 7,300 129,000 Kiribati Christianity 100.00 % 32.00 % -
Kokota 800 800 Kokota Christianity 95.00 % 16.00 % -
Kumbokota 3,800 3,800 Ghanongga Christianity 95.00 % 28.00 % -
Kusaghe 3,600 3,600 Kusaghe Christianity 95.00 % 30.00 % -
Kwaio 20,000 20,000 Kwaio Christianity 96.00 % 30.00 % -
Langalanga 10,000 10,000 Wala Christianity 95.00 % 35.00 % -
Lau, Ndai 25,000 25,000 Lau Christianity 95.00 % 30.00 % -
Lengo, Tasemboko 21,000 21,000 Lengo Christianity 100.00 % 29.00 % -
Longgu 2,800 2,800 Longgu Christianity 90.00 % 25.00 % -
Lungga 4,200 4,200 Lungga Christianity 90.00 % 24.00 % -
Malango 6,200 6,200 Malango Christianity 94.00 % 33.00 % -
Maringe, Cheke Holo 16,000 16,000 Cheke Holo Christianity 97.00 % 34.00 % -
Marovo 12,000 12,000 Marovo Christianity 98.00 % 34.00 % -
Mono, Alu 5,000 5,100 Mono Christianity 90.00 % 33.00 % -
Nalogo 2,000 2,000 Nalogo Christianity 95.00 % 30.00 % -
Nanggu 300 300 Engdewu Christianity 85.00 % 14.00 % -
Natugu 5,200 5,200 Natugu Christianity 99.00 % 34.00 % -
Nembao 900 900 Amba Christianity 83.00 % 12.00 % -
Neo-Melanesian Papuan 6,100 202,000 Tok Pisin Christianity 95.00 % 32.00 % -
Noipa 300 300 Noipa Ethnic Religions 20.00 % 5.00 % -
Oloha Unknown Unknown Oroha Christianity 80.00 % 8.00 % -
 Ontong Java Islander 3,600 3,600 Ontong Java Christianity 100.00 % 31.00 % -
Pileni 2,500 2,500 Vaeakau-Taumako Christianity 95.00 % 19.00 % -
Reef Islander, Gnivo 13,000 13,000 Aiwoo Christianity 99.00 % 35.00 % -
Rennellese, Mugaba 6,600 6,600 Rennell-Bellona Christianity 99.00 % 31.00 % -
Ririo 100 100 Babatana Christianity 86.00 % 15.00 % -
 Roviana 15,000 15,000 Roviana Christianity 99.00 % 33.00 % -
Russel Islander, Laube 2,700 2,700 Lavukaleve Christianity 90.00 % 24.00 % -
Saa, South Malaita 17,000 17,000 Sa'a Christianity 90.00 % 35.00 % -
Santa Ana 10,000 10,000 Owa Christianity 97.00 % 36.00 % -
Savo Islander, Savosavo 3,600 3,600 Savosavo Christianity 91.00 % 26.00 % -
 Sikayana 1,100 1,100 Sikaiana Christianity 90.00 % 16.00 % -
Simbo 4,000 4,000 Simbo Christianity 95.00 % 25.00 % -
Solomoni Creole, Pidgin 37,000 44,000 Pijin Christianity 98.00 % 33.00 % -
Talise 19,000 19,000 Talise Christianity 98.00 % 33.00 % -
Tanema 200 200 Teanu Christianity 90.00 % 25.00 % -
 Tavula, Vagua 2,900 2,900 Vaghua Christianity 87.00 % 22.00 % -
Teanu, Buma 900 900 Teanu Christianity 95.00 % 22.00 % -
Tikopia 5,000 5,000 Tikopia Christianity 98.00 % 17.00 % -
To'ambaita, Maluu 19,000 19,000 To'abaita Christianity 99.00 % 31.00 % -
Ugele 1,800 1,800 Ughele Christianity 82.00 % 18.00 % -
Vangunu 1,400 1,400 Vangunu Christianity 94.00 % 18.00 % -
Vanikoro, Lovono 100 100 Pijin Christianity 85.00 % 8.00 % -
 Vanuatu Melanesian 12,000 25,000 Bislama Christianity 100.00 % 33.00 % -
Varese 7,700 7,700 Varisi Christianity 98.00 % 31.00 % -
Zabana 4,500 4,500 Zabana Christianity 90.00 % 25.00 % -
  Totals:  74 593,000       0   96.10 % 31.51 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 13,000                
  UN Country Population (2017) 606,000                

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Groups
% Unreached
Peoples
Population
in Unreached
% Population
Unreached
Districts
Country:   593,000 74 0 0.0 % 0 0.0 % 0
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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
Aiwoo nfl 1 0 Bible Portions
Amba utp 2 0
Anuta aud 1 0
Areare alu 1 0 Bible Portions
Arosi aia 1 0 New Testament
Babatana baa 2 0 New Testament
Baeggu bvd 1 0 New Testament
Baelelea bvc 1 0 New Testament
Bilua blb 1 0 New Testament
Birao brr 1 0
Bislama bis 1 0 Complete Bible
Blablanga blp 1 0
Bughotu bgt 1 0 New Testament
Cheke Holo mrn 1 0 New Testament
Chinese, Mandarin cmn 1 0 Complete Bible
Dori'o dor 1 0
Duke nke 1 0
Engdewu ngr 1 0
English eng 1 0 Complete Bible
Fagani faf 1 0
Fataleka far 1 0 New Testament
Fijian fij 1 0 Complete Bible
Gao gga 1 0 Bible Portions
Gela nlg 1 0 New Testament
Ghanongga ghn 1 0
Ghari gri 1 0 Complete Bible
Gula'alaa gmb 1 0
Hoava hoa 1 0
Kahua agw 1 0 Complete Bible
Kiribati gil 1 0 Complete Bible
Kokota kkk 1 0
Kusaghe ksg 1 0
Kwaio kwd 1 0 New Testament
Kwara'ae kwf 1 0 New Testament
Lau llu 1 0 New Testament
Lavukaleve lvk 1 0
Lengo lgr 1 0
Longgu lgu 1 0
Lungga lga 1 0 New Testament
Malango mln 1 0
Marovo mvo 1 0 Complete Bible
Mono mte 1 0
Nalogo nlz 1 0
Natugu ntu 1 0 New Testament
Noipa npx 1 0
Ontong Java ojv 1 0 New Testament
Oroha ora 1 0
Owa stn 1 0 New Testament
Pijin pis 2 0 Complete Bible
Rennell-Bellona mnv 1 0 New Testament
Roviana rug 1 0 Complete Bible
Sa'a apb 1 0 New Testament
Savosavo svs 1 0
Sikaiana sky 1 0
Simbo sbb 1 0 Bible Portions
Tairaha bxa 1 0 Bible Portions
Talise tlr 1 0
Teanu tkw 2 0
Tikopia tkp 1 0 Bible Portions
To'abaita mlu 1 0 New Testament
Tok Pisin tpi 1 0 Complete Bible
Touo tqu 1 0
Ughele uge 1 0
Unknown xxx 1 0
Vaeakau-Taumako piv 1 0
Vaghua tva 1 0
Vangunu mpr 1 0
Varisi vrs 1 0 New Testament
Wala lgl 1 0 New Testament
Zabana kji 1 0 Bible Portions
Totals: 70 74 0   6 13 10 61 3

RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.1 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 31.5 %)
96.1 %
Ethnic Religions
2.3 %
Hinduism
0.1 %
Islam
0.0 %
Non-Religious
0.4 %
Other / Small Religions
1.1 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
35.5 %
Independent
7.3 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
34.7 %
Roman Catholic
22.2 %
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 Solomon Islands. 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 Solomon Islands
  • Christian ministry in Solomon Islands
  • 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 Solomon Islands or South Pacific. 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 Solomon Islands Size
Baptist World Aid, Australia Small
LifeWind Medium
TEAR Australia Medium
Solomon Islands Statistics
People Groups 74
Unreached People Groups 0
Population 593,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 1.8%
Population in Unreached 0  (0.0%)
Pioneer Workers Needed * No unreached peoples in country
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Christian Adherent 96.1%
Percent Evangelical 31.5%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 2.9%
Country Progress Level 5
Urbanization 22%
Continent Oceania
Region South Pacific
10/40 Window No
Country Code BP
Official Language(s) EnglishPijin
Literacy Rate 77%
Estimated Illiterate Population 136,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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