Country: Equatorial Guinea

Number of People Groups

19

People Groups Unreached

2 (10.5%)

Total Population

848,000

Unreached Population

18,000 (2.2%)

% Professing Christian

89.1%

% Evangelical

4.55 %

Largest Religion

Literacy Rate

93 %

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
Balengue 1,200 1,200 Molengue Christianity 100.00 % 4.00 %
Batangan 15,000 31,000 Batanga Christianity 100.00 % 7.50 %
Benga 4,700 6,900 Benga Christianity 90.00 % 0.90 %
Bube, Fernandian 62,000 62,000 Bube Christianity 97.00 % 3.00 %
 Coloured 21,000 6,286,000 Spanish Christianity 100.00 % 4.00 %
Deaf Unknown Unknown Language unknown Christianity 90.00 % 4.40 %
Fa D'ambu 6,200 6,200 Fa D'ambu Christianity 100.00 % 0.90 %
Fang, Okak 530,000 1,221,000 Fang Christianity 93.00 % 4.00 %
Fernandino Creole 7,300 7,300 Equatorial Guinean Pidgin Christianity 99.00 % 4.00 %
 Hausa 18,000 40,039,000 Hausa Islam 0.10 % 0.03 %
 Ibibio 4,400 5,738,000 Ibibio Christianity 100.00 % 7.50 %
 Igbo 35,000 28,037,000 Igbo Christianity 100.00 % 10.00 %
Ngumba, Mabi 16,000 40,000 Kwasio Christianity 100.00 % 0.90 %
 Ngumbi, Kombe 11,000 11,000 Kombe Christianity 100.00 % 8.00 %
 Seki 18,000 20,000 Seki Christianity 100.00 % 1.10 %
 South Asian, general 900 10,796,000 Hindi Hinduism 0.00 % 0.00 %
 Spaniard 26,000 28,630,000 Spanish Christianity 76.00 % 1.00 %
Yasa, Bongwe 1,100 3,700 Yasa Christianity 88.00 % 6.00 %
 Yoruba 70,000 33,832,000 Yoruba Christianity 60.00 % 11.00 %
  Totals:  19 848,000       2   89.10 % 4.55 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 22,000              
  UN Country Population (2016) 870,000              
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RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
0.0 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 4.5 %)
89.1 %
Ethnic Religions
3.8 %
Hinduism
0.1 %
Islam
4.2 %
Non-Religious
2.0 %
Other / Small Religions
0.8 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
2.8 %
Orthodox
0.1 %
Other Christian
0.0 %
Protestant
5.3 %
Roman Catholic
91.8 %
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 Equatorial Guinea. 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 Equatorial Guinea
  • Christian ministry in Equatorial Guinea
  • 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 Equatorial Guinea or West and Central Africa. 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 Equatorial Guinea Size
Go Ye Fellowship Medium
Gospel Fellowship Association Medium
In West and Central Africa Size
ABWE (Association of Baptists for World Evangelism) Large
Action International Ministries Medium
Advancing Renewal Ministries, Inc. Medium
Anglican Frontier Missions Small
Assemblies of God World Missions Large
Association of Free Lutheran Congregations, World Missions Medium
Awana Clubs, International Medium
Baptist Bible Fellowship, International Medium
Baptist International Missions, Inc. (BIMI) Medium
Baptist Mid-Missions Medium
BCM International Medium
Bible League Medium
Campus Crusade for Christ, International Large
Child Evangelism Fellowship Medium
Church of God of Prophecy Medium
Church of the Nazarene World Mission Department Medium
Church World Service Medium
Cooperative Baptist Fellowship Medium
EFCA International Mission Medium
EQUIP Foundation Small
Evangelical Covenant Church Medium
Every Home for Christ Medium
Final Frontiers Foundation Large
Free Methodist World Missions Medium
Friends in Action, International Small
Galcom International Small
Global Partners / Wesleyan World Missions Medium
Globe International Medium
GO International Small
Good News Productions Medium
Heart of God Ministries Medium
Hope for the Hungry Medium
InterComm Small
Josue Yrion World Evangelism and Missions Small
Mailbox Club International Small
Middle East Media Medium
Open Bible Churches Small
Pentecostal Church of God World Missions Small
Scripture Union Medium
Seventh-day Adventists General Conference Medium
Silent Word Ministries Small
Southern Baptist Convention - International Mission Board Large
Talking Bibles International Small
Team Expansion Medium
Tentmakers International Small
United Methodist Church Medium
United Pentecostal Church Foreign Missions Medium
United World Mission Medium
Worldwide Tentmakers, Incorporated Small
Young Life Medium
Youth with a Mission Large
Equatorial Guinea Statistics
People Groups 19
Unreached People Groups 2  (10.5%)
Population 848,000
Population in Unreached 18,000  (2.2%)
Urbanization 40%
Continent Africa
Region West and Central Africa
10/40 Window No
Country Code EK
Official National Language Spanish
Secondary National Language French
Literacy Rate 93%
Primary Religion Christianity
Percent Professing Christian 89.1%
Percent Evangelical 4.5%
Country Progress Level 4
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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