Country: Christmas Island

Number of People Groups

4

People Groups Unreached

2 (50.0%)

Progress Level

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Total
Population

2,000

Population in Unreached

1,000 (50.0%)

Largest Religion

% Christian Adherent

15.2%

% Evangelical

2.42%

Evangelical Annual Growth Rate

0.0%
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 *
 Anglo-Australian 300 17,992,000 English Christianity 70.00 % 10.00 % -
 Chinese, general 800 15,378,000 Language unknown Buddhism 14.00 % 2.00 % -
 Malay 400 17,309,000 Malay Islam 0.50 % 0.50 % 1
 Malay, Cocos Islands 600 8,100 Malay, Cocos Islands Islam 0.00 % 0.00 % 1
  Totals:  4 2,000         2 15.17 % 2.42 %
  Unclassified / Other Individuals 200                
  World Factbook (2016) 2,200                
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Provinces Estimated
Population
The Settlement 2,200
Provinces:  1 2,200
UN Country Population 2,200
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Class Population % Popl % Hindu % Muslim % Christian % Buddhist % Sikh % Other
 
Forward Caste (FC) 287,717,000 14,385,850.0 % 97.3 % 0.0 % 1.1 % 0.1 % 0.0 % 1.5 %
 
Other Backward Classes (OBC) 765,974,000 38,298,700.0 % 70.6 % 24.5 % 1.7 % 0.1 % 2.3 % 0.8 %
 
Scheduled Caste (SC) 205,728,000 10,286,400.0 % 93.5 % 0.0 % 0.5 % 3.4 % 2.6 % 0.0 %
 
Scheduled Tribe (ST) 114,522,000 5,726,100.0 % 81.9 % 1.5 % 9.2 % 0.8 % 0.0 % 6.7 %
2,000



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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
English eng 1 0 Complete Bible
Malay zlm 1 1 Complete Bible
Malay, Cocos Islands coa 1 1 Translation Needed
Unknown xxx 1 0 Unspecified
Totals: 4 4 2   1 2 2 2 2

MAJOR RELIGIONS Percent
Buddhism
22.3 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 2.4 %)
15.2 %
Ethnic Religions
1.1 %
Hinduism
0.0 %
Islam
44.9 %
Non-Religious
15.0 %
Other / Small Religions
1.6 %
Unknown
0.0 %

CHRISTIAN SEGMENTS Percent
Anglican
42.9 %
Independent
3.7 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
7.4 %
Protestant
19.4 %
Roman Catholic
26.7 %
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.

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  • Church planting agencies in Christmas Island
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Christmas Island Statistics
People Groups 4
Unreached People Groups 2  (50.0%)
Population 2,000
Population Annual Growth Rate 7.8%
Population in Unreached 1,000  (50.0%)
Primary Religion Buddhism
Percent Christian Adherent 15.2%
Percent Evangelical 2.4%
Evangelical Annual Growth Rate 0.0%
Pioneer Workers Needed * 2
Country Progress Level 4
Urbanization Unknown
Continent Oceania
Region Australia and Pacific
10/40 Window No
Country Code KT
Official Language(s) EnglishMalay
Literacy Rate %
Estimated Illiterate Population 2,000
Persecution Ranking Not ranked
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